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Holiday Inn Express Durham

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2516 Guess Road, Durham, NC 27705
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hopewell, New Jersey
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70 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Needed a place to stay near family in Durham (and a place that accepted dogs). Spacious room, decent breakfast and wonderful staff (Gwen and Maria were great). Good wifi and convenient location. Can't beat the place if it's near your destination!

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear sbenhill, Thank you for reviewing our Holiday Inn Express! I'm happy to read you had a comfortable stay and found our staff so friendly & helpful. We can't wait for your next visit! Thanks again for your comments. David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly Seven, Inc More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't planning on staying overnight, but needed a place closer to DC than Greensboro, NC. I wasn't overwhelmed when I got there, but I am not snooty about last-minute bookings. There are many great things going for this hotel. First, the pool is large and heated AND clean. My kids loved it. Secondly, the service was exemplary. I asked for... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear jalopyjoe, Thank you for taking the time to write a review; we hope you had a nice trip to DC! I'm glad your family enjoyed the variety of amenities we offer and found our staff helpful and friendly. Thanks again for your comments and we look forward to seeing you the next time you're in our area! David Amick... More 

Wilder, Kentucky
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46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stayed 2 nights while visiting a relative who is a student at Duke. The room was fine. Though we weren't there long, we used the pool because it was so hot when we were there. Breakfast was adequate and items changed a bit from day to day, which was nice. There were cookies in the afternoon for a snack... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear kymom99, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! We hope you enjoyed visiting your relative and exploring the local area. We do apologize for any inconvenience for not having an on-site fitness center, however, we do offer privileges at an extensive off-site facility and encourage our guests to inquire from our staff for details. Thanks again... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I stayed at this hotel for one night last month during a work trip. I thought it was lovely! The front desk staff was very friendly. The room was extremely clean and in excellent condition. The bed was VERY comfortable. The bathroom was spacious and very nice. I especially enjoyed the Bath & Body Works products. I also thought cookies... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear Shira K, We appreciate you taking the time to write a review; it's great to hear you had an excellent visit that went above and beyond your expectations! We're grateful for your 5-star ratings across the board and can't wait for your next visit. Thanks again for your praise! David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly Seven, Inc More 

Richmond, Virginia
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11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Stayed a week on business. Room was on 4th floor. Terrible cigarette smoke smell in my room and on floor. Breakfast not up to par with other HIX I've stayed at. Repeat foods daily, no offering of potatoes or gravy as most do. Room was clean, would've enjoyed stay if motel was non smoking.

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear Dwyday, Thank you for taking the time to share feedback. Providing a clean, comfortable stay for our guests is our biggest priority and we regret falling short of our goal during your visit. We will pass your feedback onto our team to discuss further and ensure our non-smoking guests receive the rooms they expect. Please reach out to me... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

While not close to RTP or downtown, it was a very pleasant stay. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the breakfast was great, and the managers meet and greet on Wednesday evening was a surprise. The room was very comfortable. The only thing it lacked was a fitness center, but i was so relaxed, I didnt mind nit working... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear David A, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I'm glad you had a nice stay and found our staff so helpful & friendly. I do apologize for the inconvenience regarding our lack of a fitness center, but appreciate your feedback and will pass your comments onto our corporate team. Otherwise, thanks again for your praise... More 

Cornelia, Georgia
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268 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This motel is very convenient to Interstate 85. Our room was clean and the breakfast provided was well prepared. Very little road noise so you can expect a good nights sleep. The check in and check out were quick. There is an excellent Texas Roadhouse nearby with good steaks.

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear MissDixieDelight, Thank you for reviewing our Holiday Inn Express! I'm pleased you had a great stay and found us well-located, as well as that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast. Thanks again for your comments and we look forward to your next stay! David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly Seven, Inc More 

new jersey
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64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Our daughter and her family come to Durham a few times a year and we try to meet them as often as possible, as they live out of the country. Consequently, we have stayed in many hotels in Durham area over the last five years. I have come to expect that I will have terrible sleep and/or come home sick,... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear luckyladyd, Thank you for reviewing our Holiday Inn Express! We're very pleased to be your new favorite hotel in Durham and are happy you had an outstanding visit. We can't wait to see you during future visits with your family! Thanks again for your praise. David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly Seven, Inc More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
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119 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We got a last-minute room at this hotel through Expedia on the road, an hour away. Clean rooms, extremely convenient location and very helpful/friendly staff. All one could ask for in a room for the night.

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear t0eplitz, Thank you for your review! It's great to hear you had a clean, comfortable stay and found our staff so helpful and friendly. We look forward to seeing you the next time you're in our area and hope you will be able to stay for longer! Thanks again for your praise. David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly Seven, Inc More 

Norfolk, Virginia
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I've travelled a good bit the past month on business and luckily haven't had any poor hotel experiences. I just had a 2 night stay aY Holiday Inn Express in Dueham, NC. It's everything you would expect from this long-running chain. Rooms are spacious, nicely decorated, comfortable beds, good shower pressure. Hotel offers a complimentary breakfast with the usual fare-eggs,... More 

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DAmickDaly7, Above-Property Response Contact at Holiday Inn Express Durham, responded to this review

Dear Fred H, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay! We're happy your 2-night visit lived up to the rest of your recent business stays and you found our staff so friendly & helpful. Thanks again for your praise and we look forward to seeing you the next time you're in Durham! David Amick eCommerce Manager Daly... More 

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