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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   1500 West Commercial Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Totally redone... Rooms are spacious, breakfast was perfect and the staff could not be friendlier. I recommend upgrading to a suite as It is worth every penny. I could not believe I was at a Holiday Inn Express. This was my 5th stay at this hotel and I am looking forward to my 6th :). Thank you Jo ( GM... More

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear John H, Thank You so much for staying with us again!! We appreciate your business and are very glad you enjoy our hotel family. We will share your very nice 5-star review with the staff. Thanks for your kind words and information for others. Sincerely, Jo Jean and Staff More

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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26 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Odd location and, from my observation while driving around to find a market, the neighborhood is even tacky. The Internet access is terribly slow and the room is a standard Holliday Inn Express; no thrill no frills. I’ve stayed here just as an overnight stop on my way to Key West, so it was OK. I most definitively don’t recommend... More

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear FredBueno from Rio, So sorry that you didn't care for our location. We are in a very quiet, corporate location off I-95. Thank You for your comments, we will share them with the entire staff. Safe Travels Jo J and Entire Staff More

Umuarama, PR
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great option for those at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, especially for pilots, because they give us some discount and you can use Benyan FBO transfer, it takes about 5 minutes trip. I recommend and I will consider to stay there next time.

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear JoaoHenriquepilot from PR, Thank You for always staying with us and for the very nice review. We strive to give each guest a 5-star stay and hope we can achieve the best the next time you visit the area. Safe Travels and see you again. Jo Jean and Entire Staff More

Warren, Ohio
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My stay was enjoyable and fit for a king. I was thankful for the hotel reception staff and for the service staff . I was greeted with a smile and warm welcome and knowledge of the hotel and was assured that I would enjoy my room location which I question, but was encouraged that I would enjoy the room and... More

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear Jerome J from Ohio, Thank You so much for your wonderful words about our hotel and many staff members, especially Arron and Inez. They will be recognized for their great service. We thank you for staying with us and for the great 5-star review. It was our pleasure to have you with us!! Hope to see you the next... More

Key Largo, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was so nice! The rooms were so clean, they were like new. The staff was friendly & attentive. We stayed here to facilitate our 7:00 am flight out of Ft. Lauderdale and I was not disappointed in any way. Free parking & morning breakfast, and only a few minutes drive from the airport. Totally exceeded my expectations!

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Jo Jean A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear smoothsailings305 from Key Largo, Thank You for staying with us!! We appreciate the 5-star review and the very nice comments about the hotel and staff. Come back soon!! Jo and Entire Staff More

Jamaica
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent several days at Fort Lauderdale's HIE, and it was absolutely everything they described. The staff was amazing, the property was immaculate and the environment was cozy enough for us and still very family friendly. We spent time at the poolside and noticed a huge grill, hopefully we didn't miss out! The front desk staff and mgmt was so... More

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Jo Jean A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear ladytreas360 from Jamiaca, WOW...we thank you for staying with us and for the great 5-star review. We strive to make sure all our guests have a great stay !! We will share all your kind words with the staff. They are the best !!! We will look forward to the next time you can visit. So glad you enjoyed... More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Currently on vacation visiting family in Fort Lauderdale and we came across a cheap and cheerful Holiday Inn Express. Located close to the all Fort Lauderdale, Miami beaches and airport the hotel offers well maintained rooms including fridge, microwave, working desk area, HD TV, free internet and swimming pool. We paid £71 for the first night and £51 for second.... More

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Jo Jean A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear Marq07 from UK Thank You so much for the 4-star review. We appreciate all your kind words and for staying with us!!! We will share your comments with the entire staff. You may have been staying at one of our sister IHG properties as we have over 100 spaces to park. We are located at 1500 W Commercial Blvd.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled with a group of about forty people for a baseball tournament - lots of kids - our own family brought three toddlers and an infant. Joseph and his staff went above and beyond to accommodate our needs. Breakfasts were great, rooms were spacious and clean. The housekeeping staff (Donna, Miraine, Magalee, and others) were amazing, meeting our needs... More

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear LKJLten, WOW...we thank you for the great 5-star review and all the kind words for our staff!! We will make sure each and ever one get a big thank you !!! Joseph, Miraine, Magalee and Donna will be recognized at our next Staff Celebrate Service lunch. Sincerely, Jo Jean and Staff Jo Jean Allen, GM Holiday Inn Express and... More

Rochester, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My family was in the area for a family reunion. the Hotel was a excellent for several reasons. Stores was close by, Restaurants, and many other attractions where also close by. The staffs was very nice to interact with. they was very courteous and kind. The breakfast was very good. It was a great place to stay.

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Dear Amos from Rochester. Thank You for staying with us. Not sure if you stayed at a sister hotel. We are in 1500 W Commercial Blvd and we do not have a garage. Hope you enjoyed your reunion!!! Thank You Jo Jean and Staff More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I got in at 2am from out of town for a meeting, and the front attend was very helpful and polite. The rooms are extra clean with plush pillows. What topped it off for me was that my meeting was not until 3 in Miami, and they let me extend my check out time until 1pm. Couldn't get any better... More

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jojeanallen, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, responded to this review

Hello 5thelemintium, We thank You for staying with us and for the 5-star review. We are so glad we lived up to your expectations. It is very important for us to make sure you had a great say. Looking forward to having you stay with us again!!! Jo Jean and Staff More

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Address: 1500 West Commercial Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
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Location: United States > Florida > Fort Lauderdale
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express and Suites Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport 2.5*
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