We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Express Shelby

2.5 of 5 2001 East Dixon Boulevard, Highway 74, Shelby, NC 28152
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Click for phone number
Special Offer
Save on Hotel Packages!
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 10 more sites!
Holiday Inn Express Shelby
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Holiday Inn Express Shelby
Write a Review

49 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    16
    15
    9
    3
    6
See reviews for
15
2
4
16
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (49)
  • Mar-May only
    (10)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (14)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (11)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (14)
All months
Garner, North Carolina
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Holiday Inn Express was easy to locate off Hwy 74 and the room was clean and accommodating. The staff were friendly and the AM breakfast was very good. I especially enjoyed the new two pancakes in one minute machine. I will definitely keep coming to Holiday Inn Express in the future.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Christy S, guest services at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Dear John David, I would like to thank you for taking time to give us such a wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. I do hope you will visit us again soon and grab some more pancakes during your next stay! More

Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We stayed at Holiday Inn Express when family came to town. I was very impressed. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Clean comfortable rooms with comfortable beds. Very inviting lobby with nice decorations. Wonderful clean scent in the lobby. Very good breakfast in the am. Nice grounds outside with pretty vegetation. Will definitely stay again on our next visit... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Christy S, front desk at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Dear Kim, Thank you so much for the great review of our hotel. I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us here in Shelby. I do hope that you will return and stay with us again soon!! More

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Staff was friendly upon our arrival and remained so throughout visit. Hotel is very convenient to restaurants and shopping. Clean room and throughout hotel. Felt safe in hotel and able to park car by window. Will stay again when in the area!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Christy S, guest services at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Miss Courtney, I would like to thank you for taking time to give our hotel such a wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope you will visit us again when in Shelby. More

Rose Hill, North Carolina
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We came to town for our beloved Grandmother's funeral. There was about 15 of us staying at the HEI in Shelby and Forest City, I got to spend nights at both and by far Mrs. Karen is a jewel. She was pleasant and patient. She made the stay very nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crystal P, guest services represenitive at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive feedback of our hotel. we would like to extend our sincere condolences to your family. We appreciate your kind words about Miss Karen. I will personally pass this review along to her. Please visit us again soon. More

United States
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

As stated in other reviews, the hotel selection is very limited. I'd definitely recommend the Holiday Inn in Shelby. The staff was friendly and accommodating on all occasions and the room was cleaned spotlessly daily and very comfortable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crystal P, guest services at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your positive words and would very much appreciate the recommendation. We hope you visit us again real soon. More

Potomac, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The hotel selection in Shelby is very limited. That being said this hotel is nice, clean and well-maintained and has a very friendly and helpful staff. Even though we had reservations we were late checking in and had to take a handicapped room. The closet bar was three feet off of the floor and the bathroom had a large shower... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tiffany F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the feedback. I am sorry that we were so full that your reservation was in a Roll-in shower room that you did not need. Hopefully my staff was able to get you moved the next morning. Thank you for taking the time to bring this to our attention, it is imperative that we work... More

Tucson
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This hotel is very good for what it is...Not a boutique property or upscale hotel but a Holiday Inn right off the highway, behind a McDonald's and adjacent to a pretty mediocre "mall". There are very few options in Shelby where we were visiting my brother and his family (4 rambunctious boys who we love but prefer some quiet time... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Crystal P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again with your return to the area. More

Manteo, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed here before visiting Gardner-Webb University with a prospective student. I am glad I read some other reviews, as it made it much easier to find the property without having to turn around. It is on the street behind mcdonalds. :) The front desk clerk was very poilte. When I inquired about the pool, she told me it was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Crystal P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad that we could accommodate you. We are sorry that we didn't have bacon out that day of your stay. Next time let us know that you would like to have some bacon and we will be more than happy to cook you some!! More

Clifton, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The rooms were clean and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was good. The breakfast selections were well stocked even after 30 college baseball players wiped the breakfast selections clean. Mary Lester, the breakfast hostess, did an amazing job of re-stocking breakfast items in a friendly and cheerful manner!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crystal P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again upon your return to our area. More

Cornelius, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Our sons wedding was held in Shelby, NC this past weekend. We chose The Holiday Inn Express for all of the out of town wedding guest. The hotel is kept very very clean. The rooms are clean and very comfortable. The breakfast each morning was appreciated and really very good with omelets, sausage and gravy, fresh biscuits, muffins and pastries.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crystal P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Shelby, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments!! We are glad that you and the wedding party enjoyed your stay!! More

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Holiday Inn Express Shelby? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Shelby

Address: 2001 East Dixon Boulevard, Highway 74, Shelby, NC 28152
Phone Number:
Location: United States > North Carolina > Shelby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Shelby 2.5*
Number of rooms: 58
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, IHG, Priceline, Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, BookIt.com, Despegar.com, Agoda, Hotels.com, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Holiday Inn Express Shelby reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Shelby Hotel Shelby
Holiday Inn Shelby
Shelby Holiday Inn

51 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (45)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (10)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (19)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay