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Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach

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39642 Jefferson Bridge Road, Bethany Beach, DE 19930
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Washington, DC
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39 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second stay at the Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach. If you are going to Bethany for just a weekend this is your best option. Friendly staff with good breakfast plus rooms are large and well maintained! While weekend summer rates leaves a bit of a shock for a Holiday Inn Express, it is comparable to other hotels... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We had a wonderful, relaxing stay. Stayed here several times, never have any issues. It is always clean with no surprises, we know what to expect. Kitchen area with small sink, microwave and frig. were useful. Mr. Thompson is a jewel, he was very accommodating. All the staff were courteous, friendly and helpful. Location was close to everything we had... More 

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1 Thank smiths337
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Good location. Not too far from the beach. A slight walk but it won't annoy you just be careful at night although the cars drive pretty slow here. I went with my fiance and we are in our 20s and 30s. Most of Bethany is dead but the hotel was close to a pretty popular bar. The out of pocket... More 

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Thank AjaniETR
Alina K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Dear Ajani - thank you for your visit! We loved hearing you and your fiance had a great time staying at our hotel at the end of the season. We thank you again for your loyalty as an IHG Rewards Club member and we hope you will return soon. Alina Kellar More 

Forest Hill, Maryland
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

All of the staff were so friendly and nice. even when we were leaving our room, the cleaning staff with wide smiles, said hi, welcomed us, wished us a good day. And it seemed like everyone meant it and was happy. Talk about a cheap way for a hotel to set itself apart, be nice, put people in a good... More 

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1 Thank Ron R
Alina K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you Ron R for appreciating the friendliness of our staff. It means a lot when people notice and as you pointed out... a genuine smile and positive attitude go a long way! Alina Kellar More 

Virginia Beach
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Large rooms, better than average quality towels, proximity to beach, helpful front desk staff are among the standouts from our recent 2-night stay. Appreciated the lemon flavored Ice water jar kept full right by front desk to aid in hydrating guests coming from and going to beach.. Reduced service rating from 5 to 4 for two reasons : * Front... More 

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1 Thank chosenspot
Alina K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the high rating and for the time you took to review our hotel and commend our staff and services. Please accept my personal apology for the parking meter confusion. I recall being part of the conversation when you returned to the Front Desk and told us the parking ticket story. We want to assure you... More 

Maryland
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36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Quick vacation before school started. Rooms were very nice and the beds very comfortable. Within walking distance to the boardwalk and many restaurants. Next time we visit, we will rent a house because the prices for each night were extremely high and for what you received, unreasonable. Breakfast was a miss as well, you are better off going across the... More 

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3 Thank vivo1970
Alina K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you your review and for the high rating. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your quick beach getaway while staying with us and we hope you will consider our property again in the future. Please call our hotel directly at 302-541-9200 when shopping the area to make sure you are receiving the best available rates. Alina Kellar More 

Magnolia DE
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43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Haven't been at the Holiday Inn Bethany Beach in a while and stayed during the Labor Day weekend and had a great time. There were some things of note other may be interested in since my last visit, so I thought I would share them. Check in: No changes, Flawless. Staff was great and room was ready. Ask for a... More 

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2 Thank rjswx
Alina K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the time you put into providing fellow travelers with such valuable information about our property and for the positive feedback given to our staff and services. We especially enjoyed hearing that you appreciated the addition of the room safes. We look forward to welcoming you back next Labor Day or maybe sooner! Alina Kellar More 

Athens, Greece
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63 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

The Holiday Inn Express has a lot to offer for families traveling to Bethany Beach. Great Location - a short walk to the beach, shops and restaurants. Comfortable Room - the rooms were spacious and the beds very comfortable - we all sleep well. Nice Breakfast - nothing fancy - breads, cereals, fruit, eggs, turkey sausage, biscuits and gravy, coffee,... More 

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4 Thank Andrew L
Chris B, Director of Operations at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, Andrew L. I appreciate the thorough review of the hotel and especially your notes on the housekeeping stayover service. I'm sorry we fell below expectation and I will address with our housekeeping management immediately to ensure proper procedure is being followed. Thank you for making me aware! I appreciate having had you as... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Came here after a real bad experience at another place. Can in without notice and got a super room. The staff was above and beyond. Everything was spot on. Will come here again none better. Thank you for a great stay and saving our vacation.

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2 Thank Randy R
Chris B, Director of Operations at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Randy R, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. While I'm sorry to hear your getaway did not start out well at the other property, I'm glad we were able to save your vacation. The staff will love hearing their best efforts were acknowledged and appreciated. Thank you so much for being our... More 

New York
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49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

This hotel was clean, comfortable, and well run. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room we stayed in, on the first floor, was large, with a decent bathroom, and good, almost too good, air conditioning. It had a refrigerator & microwave, along with a coffee maker. My husband had the only complaint and that was that we couldn't open... More 

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2 Thank smarcy
Chris B, Director of Operations at Holiday Inn Express Bethany Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much providing us feedback, smarcy! I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and were able to relax. I can certainly appreciate your comments regarding the fixed windows, and I'm sorry this was an area that didn't meet your expectations. I hope despite that inability you'll come see us again the next time your travels bring... More 

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