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Holiday Inn Express - The Villages

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hollywood, Florida
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24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting a relative in the Villages my Husband and I spent 4 nights here, there was free WIFI and it was super clean. They also allow pets which is great. Lots of families and other interesting people. Breakfast was above average offering alot of yummy starts to the day, and there was always coffee and Sweet Tea and lemonade... More 

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HolidayInnTeam, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

tattoocindy, Thanks for taking the time to leave us such an AWESOME review! I am glad to hear that you had a great experience. Thank you for all of the complements; they will be shared with our staff. We are looking forward to your next stay with us. David Murdock General Manager More 

Dublin, Ohio, USA
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20 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were warmly greeted and found our room pleasant and exceptionally clean. We were here for a short stay for a family funeral and enjoyed the quiet atmosphere. Janet, the hotel maid, deserves accolades for her friendliness and charm. Our siblings, their offspring, and the offspring's children were neighbors in the hotel. Cannot rave enough.

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HolidayInnTeam, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review! Positive guest feedback is wonderful to hear. I am glad that we were able to provide such a positive stay for you and your family during this time of loss .Your complements will be shared with our staff. More 

Florida Keys, Florida
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47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always worry about staying in a holiday inn. You usually get what you pay for, but we were limited on time and distance and this hotel offered everything we needed plus the pool and free breakfast we were looking for. The hotel lobby is clean and well maintained, the dining hall was just as good with someone always cleaning... More 

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to leave us such awesome feedback. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I appreciate all of the complements about our staff. I hope to have you back with us again. Sincerely, David L Murdock More 

Ocala, Florida
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Reserved through Expedia, which ended up being a bit of a nightmare, but they apologized and upgraded us to a suite while on the phone. The day we arrived, we walked into the hotel and the girl that would normally be at the counter was sitting down away from the counter with her feet up and looked surprised that a... More 

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

First I would like to thank you for your recent stay with us. I would also like to thank you bringing these issues to our attention. I apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay, as that is not up to our normal standards. I will share your feedback with our staff and take the necessary steps to ensure... More 

Granville, Ohio
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Had a really nice stay here..staff was friendly. The bed and pillows were amazing. Very nice shower with lots of pressure. The breakfast could be expanded but what they had was good. Nice pool to sit around. The exercise room was lacking much equipment. Housekeeping was very friendly and attentive. Very well priced.

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your recent stay. We love to hear feedback from our guests. Looking forward to having you stay here with us again. Jennifer Tipton Front Office Manager More 

The Villages, Florida
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103 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Just a block from Spanish Springs and next door to Chili's. Comfy and clean room, bed and bathroom. Typical HI-Express breakfast. Good quiet stay will visiting the Villages. They could use more TV channels.

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David M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Dear Choochoo20 Thank you for the great review , We are very pleased to be right in the heart of THE VILLAGES. Please feel free to contact us here for your next visit as we are in the process of a remodel and cant wait to make your next stay even better. (HINT) our local Cable provider has added 15... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

If you stay at this hotel be sure and ask for a room with comfortable chairs, unless you like watching tv from bed. Other than that the hotel was clean. Housekeeping did OK but not great. Cock roach behind toilet, no new plastic liner for ice bucket. Would we stay here again------ only in a pinch

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David M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Jim W, First of all I would like to thank you for your recent stay with us. I would also like to apologize that you were not 100% satisfied with the accommodations received. We will share your feedback with our staff. We hope you choose to stay with us again, so we can show you our true level of service. More 

Melrose, Florida
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81 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were here for a triathlon race in nearby Ocklawaha (Ocala HITS). The reservation staff knew all about it and was very helpful. The staff was great, very friendly. The hotel was right next to a church we were visiting (St Timothy-Catholic), and the free breakfast was nice. The room quality was very good. My kids loved the outdoor heated... More 

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to leave us such a great review. I am pleased to hear that you had such an awesome experience with us. We look forward to having to with us again for the next triathlon. Jennifer Tipton Front Office Manager More 

Fleming Island, Florida
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The front desk staff are a truly friendly and helpful group of people. We appreciated the express check-out service, no waiting to leave. Room service staff very friendly and obliging. Overall a great place to stay if visiting The Villages.

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving us such an awesome review! I’m so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Come back and stay with us again! Jennifer Tipton Front Office Manager More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Stayed at this property for the entire month of February. The room was clean at all times, very accommodating of my small cat and attentive to all requests. I was impressed with the friendliness and competence of the housekeeping staff. I wish to make particular note of Rita, who was the breakfast room attendant during the week. Rita was particularly... More 

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David M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - The Villages, responded to this review

Thank You for the great review. We enjoyed having you with us and are happy to see we met your expectations. Just so you know we have already made some great changes with the new even faster and more secured wifi and a new pet resume. See you soon D.L.Murdock More 

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