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Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University

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1350 South Dixie Highway (US 1), Coral Gables, FL 33146
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hard to relate to the positive reviews that had me book two nights at the Holiday Inn Coral Gables. My experience was that on the first night the walls are made of tissue paper and I could get no sleep for the two party's on either side of my room. I moved the next day and it happened again. Maybe... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I coordinate many meetings in Miami long-distance; I do not travel to the meeting. I'm so thankful that I found the Holiday Inn Coral Gables! I am not on site when the meetings are taking place and I can only grade the services and the attendee experiences' once I've reconciled attendee evaluations a few weeks after each meeting. The verdict... More 

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Coral Gables, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here for over a month and wish I could stay longer! Beds are incredibly comfortable and rooms are always cleaned quickly and carefully. The hotel bar and restaurant have great food and adult beverages. It's worth checking out (especially the Maui Martini). The pool area is maintained well and in a great central location in the hotel. The... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was well attended here. I'm Brazilian and studied for one week at Miami University and this hotel was very pleasant. They have great rooms, cheap diaries, wonderful breakfast, cable TV, wi fi included, gym, pool and free park! I'll be back!!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At first glance this hotel is impressive for the price point. The lobby is spacious and decked out in marble. They have a full service bar and restaurant (although I did not eat there a coworker did and was pleased with his mahi mahi). There is a lot of outdoor space to hang out by the pool and take in... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University, responded to this review

Dear JR N, Thank you very much for sharing your experience from your recent stay with us. We are glad to know that you appreciated the setup of our lobby, rooms, and our pool area. We also hope you had a great time exploring our vicinity. However, please accept our sincere apology for the inconvenience you experienced with our WiFi... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brandon/Bianca/Adrian were kind and so very helpful--they made my trip!!! All the staff made you feel so at home and ready to get anything you need to make your stay better--The rooms were very clean-------Thanks for a great stay--Will be back

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CPapadopulos, General Manager at Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University, responded to this review

Dear Mary O, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our hotel. We work very hard to ensure our guests have a great stay with us, and it is truly gratifying to receive feedback such as yours. I will be sure to pass your comments on to our team which will undoubtedly delight them. We look forward to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is pretty old. We went into the lounge and were told it was Happy Hour and drinks were 2 for 1. We each ordered a drink and when we finished ordered our second drink. Upon finishing those we asked for our bill - Imagine our surprise when it was more than $20.00 (we don't drink exotic drinks -... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University, responded to this review

Dear LindaDavus57, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We work diligently to ensure our facilities and services are superior and we try our hardest to provide not just good value, but comfortable, clean and friendly accommodations. It seems that we were not able to execute an exemplary hotel stay experience with regard to the unsatisfactory service... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prices were high compared with similar hotels and on a busy road but it's the most convenient hotel near the U (walking distance) which can save a lot of hassle trying to look (or pay) for on campus parking.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University, responded to this review

Dear mjask Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate that you find our location to be convenient. However, we’re sorry we fell below your expectation regarding the rates. We will look into this concern. While we understand that your stay was not 100% satisfactory,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

During our first trip to Miami we stayed at the Holiday Inn in Coral Gables. We were immediately greated by three of the best front desk employees I've ever encountered. Michelle, Adrian, and Flor were incredibly welcoming and made us feel right at home in a foreign city. All three employees were very knowledgable about the Miami area and were... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

but I hoped they had improved the smell of mildew is your first welcome on entering hallways service was hit or miss they expect guests to pay for parking despite being out in suburban area I will never give this hotel another try despite the location being convenient for me a mystery why this hotel would get good reviews?

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University, responded to this review

Dear Sam S, Thank you for leaving a candid review about our hotel on TripAdvisor. We value each feedback as this will allow us identify the areas that may benefit from our additional attention. It is disheartening to know that your experience was not as pleasant as it should have been. This is definitely not the customer service we endeavor... More 

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