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Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2183 North Decatur Road, Decatur, GA 30033
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Ranked #3 of 17 hotels in Decatur
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
macoates Raleigh, North Carolina
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Holiday Inn Express at Atlanta-Emory University was a great place to stay for the night. Located just outside of the city, this hotel has very affordable rates, comfortable rooms, and is very accessible to both downtown attractions and local restaurants. We ate dinner at a local restaurant and then came back and played in the indoor pool. They also... More

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Holiday Inn Exp G, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Macoates, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We are so happy to hear that we were able to deliver an enjoyable experience during your stay with us. The indoor pool is always my favorite amenity that we offer and I am glad you got to enjoy that and our amazing breakfast! We... More

Princeton, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we stay here. We need clean room, queen beds and breakfast included and close to Emory University and safe neighborhood and free wifi. This hotel have them all. I stayed only one night. Did not have any issue other reviewers encountered. Similar class hotels mostly offer small double beds so we were pretty happy with... More

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Holiday Inn Exp G, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Dear veryyellow, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad that you have decided to stay with us on more than one occasion. When you make your reservation next time, we will make sure to get you in a suite with the sleeper sofa. We have also recently added some new breakfast items (turkey sausage and bacon along... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting family and wanted to be near Emory University. This is close and in a safe location. It's not a brand new property but looks well maintained and had a great air conditioner which is important in Atlanta in the summertime. The checkin staff was great and we had a good night. We will stay there again.

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Holiday Inn Exp G, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We wanted to say thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you plan on returning next time you are in our area. We welcome you back! I see that you stayed to at our location to be close to Emory so... More

vienna,va
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8 reviews 8 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our room was not ready when we arrived after check in time. The room was in need of rehab as evidenced by dirty wood work, chipped tub and peeling paint on ceiling. Breakfast was average served on styrofoam. Hotel well located and staff very pleasant. Stayed June 2014

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Dear Judy R, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our property. I am delighted to know that you found our location convenient and our staff pleasant. However, please accept my apologies for falling short of your expectations. Your comments regarding our room, dirty wood work, chipped tub and peeling paint on ceiling will be forwarded... More

Brunswick, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

Marred by too many small issues: during 7 night stay needed new room keys at least three times; fitness center equipment usually did not work; TV remote did not work for about 24 hours; weak breakfast offering. Otherwise, convenient to Emory, large clean room, elevator, etc.

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Holiday Inn Exp G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your response, I sincerely apologize for the inconveniences during your stay. It is never our intention to fall short of our guest expectations. I want to assure you that every inconvenience you experienced such as the T.V remote, the inoperable key’s has been addressed. Keeping our guest happy and satisfied is our top priority here at the... More

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99 reviews 99 reviews
15 hotel reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We typically stay at Holiday Inn Express Hotels because they are consistent...usually clean, comfortable, decent breakfast selections and friendly staff. My last stay at this hotel left me feeling like everything was just a little off. I had trouble at check-in, I had trouble getting my room cleaned when it was supposed to be, and I had trouble with them... More

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HIE-Emory, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Dear csharp59, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for our hotel. Our goal at the Holiday Inn Express Emory is to always provide 100% guest service. I am truly sorry that we feel short of that goal during your last stay with us. As you mentioned, since you are a return guest, you know... More

Clemmons, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We stayed here for two nights while visiting Emory's campus. Overall, the hotel is very average. Our room had an older feel to it, and our bed had a slight sag towards the middle -- nothing I would complain about, but our room could use updating. On the more positive side, the hotel was very clean and all the staff... More

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Atemory, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate your business and hope that you will stay with us again during your next visit to the area. We are sorry that there was a wait on the shuttle as it can stay busy assisting all the guests in the hotel. More

Moultrie, Georgia, United States
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I stayed at the Holiday Inn Express while attending a meeting at Emory and it was a good choice. The bed was very comfortable providing me with a wonderful and restful nights sleep. Everyone was very nice and helpful. I will stay here again if I am back in the area.

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Atemory, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting the Holiday Inn Express Atlanta Emory University Area. We are honored that you selected our hotel during your visit. Please stay with us again during your next visit. We appreciate your comments. More

Jacksonville, Florida
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
28 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I booked this HIE because it had an indoor pool. Upon check in the front desk staff told us the pool hours. My children had really been looking forward to swimming. We got down to the pool only to find it was drained of all water. There was a sign on the door that said it was closed for renovations.... More

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Jackson, Mississippi
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114 reviews 114 reviews
22 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We were in Decatur on 11/2/13 and stayed at the HI Express. We stayed here several years ago and the hotel is still clean. Surely they must have updated it. It was quiet, the staff was nice, and we slept well. I would choose it again. The free breakfast was good.

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Address: 2183 North Decatur Road, Decatur, GA 30033
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Location: United States > Georgia > Decatur
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Atlanta-Emory University Area 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Emory Hotel in Decatur, Georgia, offers you a truly Southern hospitality experience. Enjoy our warm surroundings that truly make you feel at home away from home. The staff of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Decatur, GA, is looking forward to being of service for all of your hospitality needs in the upcoming years. We are conveniently located in the heart of the Emory Hospital & Emory University area and Dekalb Medical Hospital & Children's Healthcare of Atlanta hospital and only minutes from downtown Atlanta. One mile from Emory Hospital and near the Centers for Disease Control, the CDC.We are now proudly offering our complimentary Express Start breakfast featuring two hot items daily - omelets w/cheese, sausage or bacon, biscuits and gravy.Free local calls, mini-kitchens w/ microwave and refrigerator are available in all our newly renovated rooms. Meeting and banquet facilities available. Relax in our year round indoor heated pool or in our on-site fitness center. Restaurants and shopping plaza within walking distance. Visit Decatur, GA and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Emory. ... more   less 
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