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Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South

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Ranked #8 of 16 Hotels in Blowing Rock
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited Blowing Rock NC and stayed a night at this hotel. Rooms were nice and clean and the staff was very friendly had a nice time The breakfast served was good the only downside was construction going on on highway caused some traffic problems.

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

James Thank you for the review of our hotel. I am please to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. The road construction is a pain at times and I apologize for any inconvenience that this caused you during your stay. Once the road is finished it will be safer and nice for all the guest traveling to this area.... More 

Gainesville
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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is convenient in blowing rock, Went with family and kids, 1st floor seems worn out and muskier than rest of hotel, request higher up. Carpet in room was pretty used up, was afraid to let kids sit or play on floor. Not many hotels to choose from unfortunately.

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Sophos75 Thank you for the review of our hotel. I sorry you did not enjoy you stay with us. Thanks for the feedback. We will use you comments to make the necessary changes so that all the guest can have an enjoyable stay. Thanks again for staying with us, we truly appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Denver, North Carolina
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wish I would have stayed in a nicer hotel in downtown blowing rock. I didn't because their websites didn't look all that great, but they were beautiful when we were there! The hotel was not what I'd expected based on other holiday inn stays. It was dated. Hot breakfast is great and the indoor pool was nice. It seemed... More 

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

doublec27 Thank you for the review of our hotel. I'm sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. If you had notified us that the smoke was bothering you I would have asked the people to move to another location why they were smoking. We appreciate the feedback and we will use it to make the... More 

New Bern, North Carolina
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here two nights with grandson on a hiking trip. The hotel is dated, beds are a little worn, the exercise equipment is all broken, and the decor is shabby, not chic. But, it's clean, convenient, and relatively inexpensive. Hot breakfast is a plus. Weekday traffic is a nightmare (construction), but we got where we needed to go by being... More 

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hiexpressbr, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Diane H, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am pleased to hear that, overall, you enjoyed your stay. I am happy to hear that you found us to be clean, convenient, quiet, and a good value. I am also glad to hear that you appreciated the complimentary breakfast. I am very sorry to hear that... More 

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245 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 1 night recently and were very happy we did. Aside from the road work being done in the area we were happy about our stay. Free parking, wifi & breakfast are all pluses. Our room was good size , quiet & clean. Staff was friendly. We will stay here again our next trip to the area.

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

randomMA Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. Thanks again for staying with us, we truly appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Matthews, North Carolina
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this location on my way up to visit grandfather mountain. I enjoyed the facility, even though there seem to be some construction going in the area which made it a little hard to walk to the restaurant near by, the staff was very friendly and helpful. I would recommend this place

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hiexpressbr, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. More 

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48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I titled my review, there are no complaints at all for this stay at HIE in Blowing Rock. The worst thing that happened was that they ran out of plain oatmeal one day! LOL We had stayed here last year and were not pleased overall but this time was a much improved and positive experience. Would stay here again.... More 

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. We appreciate your loyalty as an IHG® Rewards Club member. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. More 

Clayton, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to take a last minute overnight trip for the 4th of July. Was surprised that they had availability and at a reasonable price. Clean rooms and friendly staff. Indoor pool was nice but cold. Not impressed with breakfast but I never am at hotels. Very good overall. You can buy discounted Grandfather Mountain tickets at the front desk.

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Blowing Rock last winter a few weeks before Christmas to cut down our Christmas tree, this was the first time we didn't get a cabin and decided to stay at The Holiday Inn Express. We had a great time, pool is nice and heated, rooms are exceptional, staff is very friendly, the continental breakfast was... More 

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hiexpressbr, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

Kaley H, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay! I am happy to hear that you found our indoor heated pool to be nice and our complimentary breakfast to be great. I am also happy to hear that you found your room to be exceptional and... More 

Orange Park, Florida
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34 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is conveniently located on a main road convenient to anything you'd like to do in Blowing Rock and nearby Boone. There are 3-4 restaurants within walking distance & the little main street area of Blowing Rock is less than 5 minutes to drive. The rooms are clean & have both refrigeraters and microwaves. We don't like the room... More 

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hiexpressbr, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South, responded to this review

kb5775 Thank you for the review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us once again. Thanks again for staying with us, we truly appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. More 

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