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Holiday Inn Express Branford/New Haven

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Okatie, South Carolina
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

The room was clean and comfortable. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The breakfast food was plentiful and the dining area was clean and organized nicely. It was a great place to stay and I would stay there again.

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New York City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We had a family event in Branford, CT in December 2015 and had the good fortune to stay at the Holiday Inn Express Branford. The staff was helpful friendly from the moment we arrived. We have a 4 yr old and 7 yr old and stayed in a room with 2 queen beds. The room was clean and comfortable and... More 

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Virginia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We look forward each year to staying here on our trek north. Friendly, knowledgeable staff, lovely decorating, and a wonderful breakfast. The ''"breakfast lady" (Deb is her name?) has been there since the hotel opened and what a welcoming and dear person she is. We're always so happy to see her on our visits! The hotel will be redecorating within... More 

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Middletown, Connecticut
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

Very clean and spacious room. We got a 2 queen size bed to stay at after a wedding at The Woodwinds. I like that their bedside lamps have outlets; which makes it easier to plug in your smartphone to charge. I was disappointed because the front the desk told us the Wifi password but when we got up to our... More 

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West Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Well, the room was very clean but I arrived just in time to settle in with with my takeout dinner and watch the Republican Debate. No CNBC even though it was on their list of channels! I called the desk but was told it was ''because of the rain.'' I will say that the bed was comfortable and the room... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Branford/New Haven, responded to this review

Dear kdk553, Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your nice comment about the bed. However, we’re sorry we fell below your expectation regarding the television channel selection and the hot tub. We will address these concerns. We take all reviews positive and negative... More 

Cambridge, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This isn't a resort clearly because that is not what they're going for, but it was the best option in the area for what we needed -- it was clean and the staff were so friendly and tried their best to help us with everything even though they were so busy. The bathtub wasn't one of those grimy Quality Inn... More 

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Nashville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We were traveling going to Martha's Vineyard from TN second night on road and daylight was running out we had stopped at several hotels to find they had no rooms available Yale was starting back to school. So stopped here they were booked for lots of weddings and only had one room left for us and it was a king... More 

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Convenient to rt 95 and on US1. Spent the night after attending a wedding. Clean rooms and efficient and friendly staff. Large breakfast room with nice breakfast buffet. Large indoor pool right off the elevator. Room was quiet even though hotel is on rt 1. Friends who were also staying in the hotel said rooms clean beds comfortable.

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Rockville, Maryland
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329 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Good location not very far off of route 95. The person who greeted us at the front desk was wonderful and very helpful as was the woman who was running the breakfast area in the morning. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The only down side is the thin walls. I noted that another reviewer also commented on the thin... More 

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Dalton, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My family and the wedding party for my son's wedding stayed at the Holiday Inn Express from Friday to Sunday in July. Everyone I talked to from our group was quite pleased with the accommodations. The staff was very friendly, the rooms were spacious and clean, the continental breakfast was delicious, and Madeline, who attended to the breakfast area, was... More 

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