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Holiday Inn Express Hiawassee

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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Maybe the worst maintained Holiday Inn Express I've ever stayed at. The hotel is old but old doesn't always translate to bad. In this case it is old and looks like nothing has ever been done to maintain it. The rooms are dirty and dilapidated. Wall paper pealing, carpets torn, floors under the carpet with sections missing like they removed... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Canceled my reservation by the deadline and still didn't get my money back. Lesson learned. Won't use the service again for this particular location. Town was beautiful, but will be careful with location and reservation

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hiawassee, responded to this review

Dear 386janiced, Thank you for your review regarding the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hiawassee, GA. It is regrettable you were not satisfied with the service you received. I would like to address this with you further. I have sent you a private message to obtain more information about your stay. I look forward to hearing from you and being... More 

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164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We stay at HIE frequently for business and pleasure because we know what to expect, and our expectations are generally met. The lobby of the hotel is like a woodsy lodge, very attractive and fitting for the surrounding area. The Good Stuff: The staff was pleasant and cordial...that was terrific. The bed was comfortable...that was terrific. The sofa in the... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hiawassee, responded to this review

Dear PeabodyandSherman, Thank you for leaving a comprehensive review, highlighting not only the bad but also the good points of your stay. It is our goal to consistently provide superior service and accommodations at our hotel and your comments are very important to us. We rely on you, our guest, to let us know how we are doing and how... More 

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73 reviews 73 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I would highly recommend the Holiday Inn Express here whether you are traveling for business, pleasure or an AT hiker in need of a rest. Staff is friendly and helpful. The room was spotless and everything in it functioned well. Large comfortable room with fridge and microwave. Onsite laundry was very helpful. The facility is very hiker friendly. While all... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Stayed just a short night on our way to another destination and we were pleasantly surprised! the room was spacious, comfortable and the bed really super comfortable. the nicest treat of all was the large, very deep whirlpool tub/shower combo... very clean! While we missed the free hot breakfast the next morning (served til 9:30 a.m. on weekdays) we did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We have stayed here before, but the hotel has been upgraded and improved since our last stay. Rooms were freshly updated with very nice amenities. Our king room had a whirlpool tub with shower which was amazing after a long day of hiking! Continental breakfast was fresh and had great food selections. Staff was very friendly! Will happily recommend!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

This is your basic Holiday Inn Express. Friendly staff, room was ready when we arrived, clean and stocked with the basics as you would expect. Executive room, bed was comfortable. Good breakfast, basic continental fare. Warm cookies at night!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

At this Hotel the staff made the difference they were all great and I really mean that. We went up there hoping to see some snow and we were not disappointed it was so nice up there. If ever in that area I would recommend this property.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

During the summer of 2014, my family and I visited the Hiawassee, Young Harris, area of Georgia to visit some friends of ours. Normally, we stay in rental cabins, but we were rushed on time and limited on money. Hotels are very scary to us (not knowing how well they are kept and how well the staff works to meet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Stacy and Cheryl where fantastic from check in to check out!We received a free upgrade to a wonderful room. The lodge feel to the hotel was the best, very homey. The lobby reminded us of the Wilderness Lodge at Disney World. The breakfast had different options than the ones my husband and I have been to so that was a... More 

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