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Holiday Inn Express New Bern

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3455 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., New Bern, NC 28562
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  • Location
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed her 2 nights. Nice and clean. Good breakfast. Lobby was 2 story and pretty. Beds were nice, she's were soft. Good location. We were within 10 minutes of all 3 parks we played at. Across the street from the mall, and about 10 minutes from the interesting downtown and waterfront.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a 50/50 proposition. I loved the lobby and the décor and color coordination was bright and bold. The room was comfy...except the chair and ottoman looked like someone had a drooling party on it...that was groooossss. I was too exhausted to change rooms or debate, so I covered up the unsightly mess with a towel and kept it... More 

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

Dear Debra J, Thank you for taking the time to relay your comments regarding our property during your recent stay. Please accept our sincerest apologies for falling short of your expectations on some aspects of your stay. Rest assured that all your comments will be looked into and actions will be taken. The feedback we receive from our valued guests,... More 

Dulles, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel location is centrally locatedd - convenient to both downtown New Bern and MCAS Cherry Point. We found the hotel staff to be both friendly and helpful. The hotel was clean, and our bed was comfortable. Complementary breakfast items were fresh and tasty.

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Wakefield, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I always stay at this HIE in New Bern when in the area to visit family. Staff is wonderful and friendly - from the front desk to housekeeping. The rooms I have stayed in have been roomy and very clean - including the bathroom (I am pretty fussy!) Beds are super comfy with pillow choices of soft or firm. WIFI... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Last room in New Bern Memorial Day weekend...wonderful experience making reservation on steps of welcome center, they had found us room as we drove into town. Desk clerk, forgive me for not remembering her name, got reservation done and welcomed us warmly! Got us settled in room..made sure we had what we needed and info about a few options for... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I have been here before and found it a good place to stay. This stay was no exception. Check in was fast and the paperwork was ready. Staff was friendly. Did not eat breakfast this trip. Room was good. The only problem was the rug was dirty enough that you left footprints when you got in the shower. The pool... More 

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Springfield, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We had to stop short of our destination and pulled in around 10 at night without a reservation. The staff was helpful, accommodating, informative, engaging and very friendly. We were given the type of room we wanted, best location for our parking needs, reasonably priced, and clean. We had a great breakfast, again impressed with the staff, and were very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Our goal was to visit historic New Bern and this hotel is in a very good location for that. Just a couple miles down the road and we were in the old town. After a lovely walk around New Bern and dinner we returned to our pleasant clean room at the Holiday Inn Express. WiFi worked well. Breakfast was very... More 

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High Point
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Stayed at this hotel recently while on business in the area. Hotel was nice and clean but not anything special and it is located more on the outskirts of town near the highway. We have stayed at nicer HIE's before.

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

Dear pjkiss, Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to leave us a candid review. We appreciate your nice comment about cleanliness. However, I would like to offer a sincere apology for falling below your expectation regarding our location. While we understand that your stay was not 100% satisfactory, we would hope that you would give us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We arrived late in town on a Friday night of a road trip with no reservations. We are slight fans of Holiday Inn Express for their consistency. This is an above average HIE property with an OUTDOOR POOL! Not many of those anymore. Since we arrived so late and checked out fairly early, our experience was limited. Our room was... More 

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