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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi-Portland

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Georgetown, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Front desk staff very nice and helpful. The room was clean and fresh, nicely furnished. Conveniently located near restaurants, stores and the beach. Breakfast was typical for chain motels but good selection.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We booked our annual Memorial Day trip here knowing we'd have to drive to the beaches. It was a very short trip to Port Aransas (10-15 minutes we were on the beach.) I was surprised to see how close we were to the Corpus downtown area 10 minutes the other direction. Great choice for us!

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Cristina R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi-Portland, responded to this review

Dear Celest Z., Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Cristina R. General Manager More 

Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The hotel is located near Hwy 181 and very close to a number of restaurants. They have decent breakfast (standard for this type hotel). Housekeeping is very good. The place had a good fitness room and pool.

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Cristina R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi-Portland, responded to this review

Dear nbo-Houston Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Cristina R. General Manager More 

Cleveland
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30 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The rooms are way overpriced. Charged me 200 a night when Internet say 126. Breakfast thrown together and not nearly as good as other Holiday Inn's. Bed is hard and water pressure is low. The front staff need to all be fired. Smart mouths and not customer focused. Comfort Inn right down the road 100 times better.

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Cristina R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi-Portland, responded to this review

Dear RandyH0001, Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Everything about our stay was perfect! Nice size room. Restroom was big and spacious. Beds were comfy and clean . Sparking pool . It had a small but clean gym. Full breakfast!! Biscuits, gravy, eggs , turkey sausage, pancakes, warm cinnamon rolls, the list goes on. Greet way to start your day . 10 mins from down town Corpus Christi.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

For those of you looking at Corpus Christi hotels, don't be afraid to look at staying in Portland, TX. Although you are not right on the beach this hotel is in a great spot. Driving distance to several beaches is fast and convenient. You are also extremely close to Corpus attractions like the Lexington and Aquarium. The hotel's location in... More 

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Portland, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel has one KEY flaw, and that is the beds. I am on one right now, and I can say it is as soft as a coffee table. I just got here and this hotel has given me a bad impression of the corpus christi area in general, which is not nice because I have nowhere else to go... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Corpus Christi-Portland, responded to this review

Dear octothorp, First of all, thank you very much for your recent stay at our hotel. We are sorry to see you did not enjoy your overall experience with us. We’d like to obtain some additional detail regarding your experience so we have sent you a private message. We hope to have the honor of serving you again should your... More 

Houston
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We arrived to Portland at 2pm and the hotel was kind enough to let us check in early. The room was super clean and the staff was very friendly. They provided a mini fridge which was not clean when we got there. The previous guests had left over breakfast in the fridge, that was a bit gross cleaning out, and... More 

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We needed a place to stay near Corpus Christi for 1 night and this HIE was a great place. Their customer service was friendly and helpful. We were not greeted as Platinum members as we are at most HI's. I have always enjoyed that extra personal touch. The rooms are large and tastefully done. Most of all the whole place... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for one night and was impressed by the size of the room. I had a king bed with a separate sitting area. What did not impress me as much was the ancient and extremely noisy A/C unit. I set it to automatic so it wouldn't run all the time, but it would wake me up... More 

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