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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville

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37 Spicer Square, Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 5M2 , Canada
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a week on our house hunting trip in March 2014. Beds were comfortable, room was cleaned every day. Breakfasts were really good every morning. My daughter loved having the pool there & we also made use of the hot tub almost every day. It was clean and well looked after too. Hotel is right off the... More 

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HIEXBOWGM, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review. We are happy you and your family were able to enjoy our pool and our breakfast. We look forward to having you and your family visit us again even that you're living in our beautiful Bowmanville. Sincerely, Paulina Alamo General Manager More 

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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although, I didn't spend the night here, I did spend a lot of time here with my daughters Basket Ball team. Great hotel with a nice indoor pool..... The breakfast in the morning was REALLY GOOD. Worth the stay just for that! Rooms are very nice as well. Close to highway, and plenty of fast food choices near by......

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I hope your wife and your daughter also enjoyed their visit and we're so pleased that you were able to join them for both the complimentary breakfast provided to all our guests, and a swim in the pool. We look forward to having you visit with us again the next time you're in Bowmanville.... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is right off the highway and very easy to get to! very new, very clean. Also, free WiFi! Breakfast was included and offered a lot of options (loved the "pancake in a minute " machine). You won't be disappointed.

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HIEXBOWGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you visit us again the next time you're in Bowmanville. ps. I love the pancake machine too! Sincerely, Paulina Alamo General Manager More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

we are here as a hockey tournament. 17 players familys. you would think they would get a floor together so we could converse. I have never been subjected to such negative comments as their security as I have. I wouldn't recommend this to any team or organization at all.. they do not accommodate at all to the 50 + people... More 

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am genuinely sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us and I'd like to try to clear up any confusion that may have contributed to your frustration. We only have 10 standard double queen rooms per floor (the room type booked by all teams) so, as a group of 17 families, it would be... More 

Halifax, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The Holiday Inn at Bowmanville, ON was a very pleasant stay. Very clean, quiet, comfortable, and a very good breakfast. The hotel staff were very helpful with recommendations and directions for restaurants.

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit with us and look forward to having you stay with us again the next time you're in Bowmanville! Warm regards, Kim Shields Front Office & Sales Manager More 

Sudbury, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
40 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The check - in was a little different. My wife had made the reservation and when I checked in they were gonna give me hard time since it was not the same credit card number. The address was the same, the name was the same, the Visa and dress count was the same, yet that was not gonna be enough.... More 

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We appreciate you choosing our hotel for your recent stay and I apologize for any frustration you might have experienced. Unfortunately, the reservation did not include your name which is where the problem arose. The credit card comparison was simply the agent's attempt to confirm your relationship to the reservation holder. For security purposes,... More 

Oakville, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We have stayed in this hotel at least three times in the last three years and it consistently meets or exceeds our expectations. We stay in connection with sporting events in the area. The only drawback is that breakfast does not start until 07:00 on the weekends, but we have been able to push the time to 06:30 by asking... More 

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and we're so pleased you chose to stay with us again. We know you have many options and appreciate that you selected our hotel....several times. :-) We look forward to seeing you for the next area tournament! Warm regards, Kim Shields Front Office & Sales Manager More 

London, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
26 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have stayed here many times over the past five years and have never had a bad experience. Even though it is the only quality choice of hotel in town, its staff work hard to provide a pleasant stay. The rooms are clean, beds very comfortable, and I love the choice of pillows with labelled pillowcases for hard and soft.... More 

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I'm so sorry there were noise issues during your last visit. I'm wondering if you were in one of the connecting room types. Unfortunately, with a door between the units, rather than a solid wall, the sound control is slightly less efficient than with regular rooms where talking is rarely a cause... More 

Gravenhurst, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

There were four groups of wedding guests and some children's sports teams staying at the hotel. The elevators were very slow and the children sometimes noisy, but it was still a pleasant stay. Great breakfast room with lots of choices, and the rooms were very comfortable.

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. Weekends are typically busy but we try very hard to ensure that everyone enjoys their stay with minimum disruption to the non-group guests. We're so pleased you had a great visit. We look forward to seeing you again the next time you're in Bowmanville. Warm regards, Kim Shields Front Office & Sales... More 

Kincardine, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is a clean, efficient hotel just off Hwy 401, so very convenient. The beds are very comfortable, it was quiet, and the breakfast is very good for a self-serve breakfast. The shower is nice. There is no safe and no vanity mirror, otherwise a great hotel.

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HIEXBMManager, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clarington - Bowmanville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. We sincerely appreciate your kind comments and are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Warm regards, Kim Shields Front Office & Sales Manager More 

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