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Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive)

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3401 E University Drive & I-10, Phoenix, AZ 85034 (South Mountain)
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Ranked #25 of 175 hotels in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night in late June 2014 with my family (3 teens and two adults). We were renting an RV the next day to travel to the Grand Canyon, so we just wanted something close to the airport, clean, and inexpensive. This hotel fulfilled all of our objectives. It is a very nice, basic hotel that is adequate for... More

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San Francisco
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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay & park option allows 14 days parking for 1 night stay. Great modern clean property to stay and then park prior to flying to vacation destination. Shuttle starts at 4 am for early flights. Room was quiet with great shower, TV and bed. Perfect for start of vacation.

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BillWeeman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive), responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for your positive review! We're so pleased that you found our parking package to be a convenience, cost-effective alternative to parking at Sky Harbor Airport. Thanks again for your feedback and we're looking forward to seeing you again in the near future. Best regards, Bill Weeman General Manager More

San Diego, California
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153 reviews 153 reviews
141 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great in every respect. Outstanding staff from the front desk to housekeeping and person that is responsible for breakfast. Helping in every way. Nice clean rooms with very good wireless connection and super comfortable bed. Easy parking and great location close to airport. I don't like being in center of cities so this is perfect for me. Will be back... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night in April prior to a flight to Boston. Staff friendly and helpful, room comfortable. Airport shuttle service great and punctual. More than did the job and happy to recommend as a place to stay before a flight. It's very close to the airport and good value for money.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed for only 14 hours but a very enjoyable one. First the shuttle pick-up at the airport :arrived about 9pm made the call, the shuttle was there in 10 minutes the driver was very informative about my next day trip. Check-in was a breeze with the now famous Lucas.Our room was on the first floor #120 at first sight the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had an early flight out the next morning and this was a perfect one-nighter. The hotel is one block off the highway and rental car return is just one exit down I-10 so you can be at the airport quickly and easily. (we stayed at this hotel last year and used the van which worked well, too) The Waffle... More

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BillWeeman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive), responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a TripAdvisor review after your recent stay! We greatly appreciate your kind remarks about our accommodations and amenities. I will be sure to share your feedback with our staff. We hope to see you again soon, the next time your travels bring you to the Phoenix area. Bill Weeman General Manager More

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I'd just flown for 11 hours, waited at immigration for another 2 and then late at night with no phone or internet I would have panicked but there was a courtesy phone, they picked me up right away and it was brilliant. Also there's a wafflehouse next door which was great for me

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BillWeeman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive), responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review from your recent stay with us! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon, the next time you're in the Phoenix area. Bill Weeman General Manager More

Santa Ana
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102 reviews 102 reviews
20 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I was impressed by this hotel for a recent meeting I had to attend as the rooms were very spacious with a separate room for sleeping and the other room for entertaining or doing work. The staff was very nice and the drivers came in a big, new van that made your drive very comfortable from the airport. I would... More

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BillWeeman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive), responded to this review

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your overall stay at the Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon, the next time your travels bring you to the Phoenix area. Bill Weeman General Manager More

Farmington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

We asked for their biggest room with a sofa bed. We have 2 kids and 1 teen. We needed a room with an extra bed or sofa bed in it. Did not get it. Had to get a whole other room,to house our other kid. Because we couldn't fit an extra bed into the current room. Went to take a... More

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BillWeeman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive), responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences at the Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport. It is always helpful to hear guests’ feedback. That being said, we would like to extend our sincerest apologies for the issues that you experienced during your stay. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any future stay in hopes that... More

Sacramento, CA
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We arrived in Phoenix after driving from Sacramento, CA and in much need of rest. We were promptly checked in and got into our room. The room was small, but for two people it was more than fine. It did include a chair with ottoman and a desk with a chair. Loved the water pressure in the shower! The hotel... More

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Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to post a review. We hope to welcome you back to the Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport again soon! Bill Weeman General Manager More

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Address: 3401 E University Drive & I-10, Phoenix, AZ 85034
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Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix > South Mountain
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Phoenix Airport (University Drive) 2.5*
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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#18 Romantic Hotel in Phoenix #21 Business Hotel in Phoenix #45 Family Hotel in Phoenix
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Whether you are in Phoenix for business or pleasure, the newly-renovated Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Phoenix Airport has all the comforts and conveniences you expect from luxury airport hotels. Centrally located near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, our location gives easy access to downtown Phoenix and Tempe, including the new Phoenix Light Rail, Chase Field, Phoenix Civic Plaza Convention Center, Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe Town Lake, Phoenix Zoo, US Air Arena, Arizona State University, University of Phoenix, Levin Group, and Ewing Irrigation.This 4-story hotel features 114 beautifully appointed guest rooms and free high-speed (wired & wireless) Internet service. You may also enjoy our complimentary happy hour Monday - Friday, or 'park and fly' and eliminate worries of high airport parking rates. Nearby you will find Mill Avenue, Arizona Mills Shopping Mall, award-winning golf courses, restaurants & nightlife, and casinos.You will find yourself amazed with our award-winning service, convenient location, and spacious guest rooms featuring our Stay Smart bedding collection, microwaves, refrigerators, expanded cable and free HBO. Don t forget our complimentary freshly prepared breakfast buffet, including a variety of hot items like sausage, sausage gravy, omelets or biscuits. Upcoming events: NBA All Stars February 2009 and NASCAR April 2009. ... more   less 
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