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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8551 East Blue Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64133
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was nice and granite top vanity and shower were nice surprises. Facility was very clean and had what we needed. Breakfast had a good selection of hot and cold items. Avoid scrambled egg because it look and tasted like processed food instead of freshly prepared. Wi-fi was the slowest we had ever encountered in a hotel. I tried... More

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The lady at the front desk was exceptionally friendly- we were greeted warmly and she helped us find a place to eat dinner. The hotel was new, our room was clean and large and the bed was amazingly comfortable. A fabulous value for a little over $100.

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Pamela H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your review of our hotel. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay, enjoyed the value, and look forward to seeing you again very soon! Our staff stands ready to assist you. More

Kansas, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boss was in town and wanted to see the Royals play so we decided to stay at the Holiday Inn by the complex, the Bar that we started at was in the hotel on the lobby floor and Tessie was our bartender, she was awesome she kept the crowd lively and added a welcome home attitude. it was so... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This was a nice quiet hotel. Clean rooms good price. The staff was awesome. The only down side is I did not see a side of the hotel that would have a good view. This did not matter to us as we were there to see friends. But it may matter to some one else. If you are looking for... More

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Pamela H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Dwayne V, Thank you for taking the time to give us your review of our property. We are thrilled that you chose our Holiday Inn Express during your visit with friends and we certainly hope that you return very soon. (By the way, our staff thinks you are pretty awesome as well)! More

Fairmont, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had a very relaxing stay at this hotel. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Rooms were very clean and beds were very comfortable. Went to a Twins/Royals game and location was GREAT!We would stay here again.

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Pamela H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us as your hotel, and, thank you very much for your review! We are so glad that you had a fabulous stay. The Twins and Royals will play again in Kansas City, we hope you come back for that game. If you need a different reason to come to Kansas City, just give us a call,... More

White Bear Lake, Minnesota, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This was not even close to the stadiums!! There is a Holiday Inn across the street from the stadiums(why isn't that called the sports complex, just because it has a waterpark? Very deceiving) and this is about 20 or so minutes away. It is also in a very bad part of KC. They had armed security at night walking the... More

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Pamela H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your comments. Your time is valuable and we appreciate the amount you spent sharing with us. I would like to talk with you personally and discuss your recent stay. Please take a moment and contact me at the hotel directly. I look forward to talking you. More

Plano, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I particular enjoyed the spacious and clean room. But when you're here on business and in need of a reliable internet connection. This is not the hotel to stay in. The internet speed was even worse than dial-up. And when we complained to the front desk about it, they did not bother checking what was wrong, more so, did not... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Dear Didi P, Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you appreciated your room accommodations. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We're sorry the WiFi service was unacceptable during your stay. We appreciate your feedback as this is our best resource for improving guest services. We hope you give... More

Plano, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The room with a king size bed was clean and furnishings were fairly new. I could hear the people upstairs walking in their rooms. It sounds like they have thin floors. The Wifi in their rooms was so slow that you thought you were in a dial up connection. I complained about it in the front desk and the guy... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Dear duanerdude, Thank you for staying and taking the time to review our hotel. I am pleased with you mentioning about our clean room accommodations. However, it is regrettable that you were not able to fully enjoy your stay because of the noise levels you have experienced and the WiFi service that was provided. I have taken note of your... More

Omaha, Nebraska
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This was the fifth hotel we stayed at on our vacation and it was definitely a case of saving the best for last. We all agreed it was the best experience, even besting a high end resort. The location was great, the staff extremely friendly and helpful, the rooms were comfortable and we felt it was a very good value.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I are long time rewards members with Holiday Inn. We invested in the Holiday Inn Club Vacations time share. We left Marriott completely several years ago to stay at Holiday Inn exclusively. Tonight I'm very sorry that we did. I drove 7 hours to get to KC for my son's wedding and arrived at the hotel after... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex, responded to this review

Public acknowledgement: Dear Pamela H, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and for being a member of our IHG Rewards Club. It is regrettable that the level of service we have provided and our room accommodations fell short of your expectations. I would like to assure you that your feedback has been taken into serious account... More

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Address: 8551 East Blue Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64133
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Location: United States > Missouri > Kansas City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kansas City Sports Complex 2.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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