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Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   400 E. Butler Parkway, Gainesville, GA 30501
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Ranked #6 of 13 hotels in Gainesville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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New York City
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I thought Holiday Inn went through a transformation, but I guess this location did not participate. Everything about this hotel seems old, dated and in need of a renovation. I stayed at a Holiday Inn Express in Limerick, PA a few days earlier and that was great compared to this. When I checked in, I walked quite a long way... More

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Mount Juliet
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stayed here the weekend of June 13-15, 2014. Wanted to be near the downtown activity of Gainesville and this was the perfect location. Convenient walking bridge to access the square and just close to everything in town. The breakfast was sooo much better than your typical Holiday Inn experience! The lounge was nice as was the courtyard. Staff was friendly... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed it so much. As always, that is our goal!!! Hope to see you again soon. Yours, Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This was an older Holiday Inn that is well kept, has a great courtyard with access from many first floor rooms. It was kept clean and the staff was very courteous (Especially Holly and Rob in the lounge.) However, if you are planning a long business stay and have to rely on internet service for e-mails and paperwork this is... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for writing. We are sorry you have had problems with your connection. We are in the process of installing fiber optic internet that will increase our bandwith by 10X and at the same time we are putting in all new wireless access points and other internet hardware. We are making every effort to make our internet service the... More

Charlotte
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

So we attended a wedding and booked here. We got a 2 queen room. Had a fridge but not microwave, that was ok but just an FYI. I agree The shower curtains were really musty and mildews and stunk. The bathtub/shower was really slippery. The rooms were very humid, more humid that outside so I don't know if it was... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for writing. I am glad that you seemed to really enjoy the majority of your stay. I will look into the issues you mentioned, but it does make me glad to know you enjoyed the breakfast and the staff during your multi day stay with us. Yours, Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

Panama City, Panama
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Has stayed at this hotel a few times but this was my last stay here. Stayed for two nights to attend a funeral and nothing was fine. As a Platinum member was upgraded to a room with Jacuzzi. But there was not a separate shower so you will have to get in the Jacuzzi to shower. It was very high... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear your last stay was not what you had expected. Our Jacuzzi's are built as combined with tub and shower. Holiday Inn has stopped providing shower caps as a standard, so we do not have those on hand. On the bright side, we are currently installing a fiber optic internet system that will increase reliability and... More

Harlem, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I may have made the error when looking at the hotel description, It was rated 3 star but I would give it a 2 or 2 1/2. It is an older Holiday Inn. It was clean and the staff wonderful. Dugan checked us in smoothly and corrected an issue we had with the tv very quickly. We stopped by the... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

I am so glad you found your stay an enjoyable one. We do pride ourselves on having a helpful and friendly staff. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We look forward to your next stay. Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

Warner Robins, Georgia
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110 reviews 110 reviews
22 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

This is a very nice, quiet hotel. Usually I stay at the HGI when in Gainesville but the were booked solid so I went back to what I know which is the Holiday Inn brands. King size bed I had here was very nice, slept very well. AC also very good. Restaurant has the free breakfast and this was very... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

I think perhaps this is a duplicate review, but a helpful and great one. Thank you for your comments. We do pride ourselves of having a friendly and helpful staff. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

Knoxville, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My mother and I stayed here while visiting family in Gainesville. The best part of the hotel was the easy check-in, location, and cleanliness. I enjoyed the proximity to the downtown area…it was a great place for a morning walk around the Gainesville square. There are some very cute shops and restaurants there. Back to the hotel…the shower wasn't as... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

It sounds as if you had a great time staying with us. Thank you for the review. There is no coffee in the lobby, but we do provide it free in the restaurant that is just adjacent to the lobby and, of course, in your room as well. Thank you for staying with us, we hope you get the chance... More

Aiken, South Carolina, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Needed a hotel close to doctor's office. Rooms were clean, the hotel was very quiet and staff was fine. Only drawback is that it is older so the toilets are super low and the mattresses need to be replaced. Fine for one night but would not want to stay for longer.

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! I am glad to hear that you primarily enjoyed your stay, I will look at the items you mentioned to see if I can make improvements for your stay! Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

Rhinebeck, New York
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230 reviews 230 reviews
44 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Had been traveling and just needed a clean safe place to sleep for the night and I found it with the Holiday Inn. One thing I have learned in all of my travels is that Holiday Inn is consistent in overall quality. LOL, and I love their breakfast.... except this time I did notice the eggs weren't quite as good... More

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Kent S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre, responded to this review

We are glad you found the stay with us a good one!! We love our job and our job is hospitality! Kent Scarbrough - General Manager More

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Address: 400 E. Butler Parkway, Gainesville, GA 30501
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Location: United States > Georgia > Gainesville
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Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Gainesville-Lanier Centre 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Welcome to the Holiday Inn hotel in Gainesville, Georgia. Whether you are visiting Gainesville for business or a vacation, you are sure to enjoy staying in our Gainesville lodging in the heart of the city, where our convenient location and complimentary, hot american breakfast make a perfect stay. If you are visiting Gainesville on business, you will appreciate the fact that our Gainesville, Georgia hotel is just across the street from the Georgia Mountains Convention Center and near several other Gainesville businesses, like MarJac, NE Georgia Medical Center and Lee Gilmer Airport. We offer free high-speed Internet access and a business center for your convenience. Our hotel also includes four flexible meeting rooms and a complimentary, hot american breakfast to start your day right. Leisure travelers can enjoy the beautiful scenery when visiting nearby Lake Sidney Lanier or the Northeast Georgia Mountains. Hotel guests can explore the quaint downtown, the Mall of Georgia or visit Road Atlanta while staying in our hotel in Gainesville, Georgia. Brenau University is also conveniently located near our Lake Lanier hotel. Guests staying in our Gainesville, GA hotel are sure to enjoy our amenities, which include a fitness center, a garden pool, and an on-site restaurant and lounge, serving a complimentary, hot breakfast, lunch, dinner and room service. ... more   less 
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