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Holiday Inn Express Cherokee/Casino

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   376 Painttown Road, Highway 19 and Highway 441, Cherokee, NC 28719
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Ranked #14 of 27 hotels in Cherokee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013
keith r Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, North Carolina
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Clean and pleasant his hotel offered us a good traveling experience. Looking for a hotel near the Harrah's Casino Cherokee, this Holiday Inn was exceptionally clean, easy to find, and across the street from the Casino. Other reviewers had panned the hotel, but location was key, and we were nicely surprised that the entire hotel was spotless, the baths and... More

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North Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We went to Cherokee a couple of weekends ago for a high school cross country regional event. We had points so stayed at the Holiday Inn Express. It was clean and comfortable. The breakfast bar was good, too! For those wanting to go to the casino, it is an easy walk across the street. We went over there to find... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

I reserved a std room via web site requesting nonsmoking room. When I arrived there were none available (despite Platinum member) and was offered a nonsmoking executive suite 'discounted' at $150, 50% more than my reserved room was to cost. The room was okay but I could not sleep due to cigarette smoke invading my room. This 'nonsmoking executive suite'... More

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Cartersville, Georgia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

We have stayed here before and they are consistent with their customer service and quality of stay. It is in a great location across the street from Harrah's Casino so all you have to do is walk across the street.

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Dayton, Tennessee
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

My husband and I checked in on a Thursday not sure from all reviews what to expect. I have a mobility issue that causes us a lot of problems when we travel. The desk clerk was amazing and upgraded us to a suite that was handicap acessible. The room was huge, the bathroom also very big. The tub is a... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

it was nice and roomy great breakfast in the morning and walking distance from the casino staff wasn't very friendly and the bathtub was yellow but i would go back and stay there prices are high for a king bed smoking room for one night was $150.00 and its out of season. it would be nice if they had a... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

After spending the week-end in South Carolina with family, we decided to stop in Cherokee so we could visit the casino there.This hotel is right across the street from the casino. We arrived at 1:30pm and were told that no rooms would be ready until 3pm. So we did a little sightseeing and returned a little after 3 and got... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

You stay here because you expect it to be the same level as all Holiday Inn Express hotels. It was up to the standards of most. Though the desk staff might have been a little more outgoing. The restaurants they recommended were not very good. If you like to gamble the casino is right across the street. Otherwise there is... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

This is a review for all the people wanting a honest review, and a good nights stay without costing a fortune. I have traveled all over the world, stayed in hundreds of hotels. I do not understand the bad reviews that some people are giving this hotel. It is a Holiday Inn Express! Not the Four Seasons! It is a... More

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Outside Atlanta GA
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125 reviews 125 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

We had a very large room. It seemed clean except for a black ring of mold around the edge of the tub. The room had a very strange odor - sort of bad sulpher type of smell. The hotel was full however, so there not many options. It was OK but very over priced for what we got. The staff... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cherokee/Casino, responded to this review

Dear coffeebeagle, We appreciate that you took the time to review our hotel. Our hotel was very busy during the time you stayed with us. I'm sorry for the inconvenience you encountered over breakfast. Additionally, thank you for letting me know about your room's strange odor so we can ensure this is addressed. Rest assured that your comments will be... More

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Address: 376 Painttown Road, Highway 19 and Highway 441, Cherokee, NC 28719
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Cherokee/Casino 2.5*
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Holiday Inn Express Cherokee/ Hotel Cherokee
Holiday Inn Cherokee
Cherokee Holiday Inn Express

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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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Let the Cherokee Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites be your center of operations when you visit the Cherokee area. Located at the entrance of Harrah's Cherokee Casino our brand new hotel is also just minutes from the Great Smoky National Park, trout fishing, whitewater rafting and Cherokee historical attractions. Our 93 room property not only offers beauty in landscaping and architectural design, it offers the latest in technology and superior customer service to make your stay a truly unique experience. Our spacious rooms are beautifully furnished and are equipped with high speed internet, state of the art telephone system with voice mail, remote control cable TV, irons, ironing boards and hair dryers. There are 16 suites and four ADA accessible rooms for those who might need expanded options. Your complimentary breakfast will be served in our beautiful two story Great Room which features a massive stone fireplace. You will enjoy working out in our well equipped fitness center overlooking our courtyard and pool area. When you visit Cherokee you don't have to gamble on comfort or convenience. At Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites great service is always a sure bet. ... more   less 
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