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Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg

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Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Blacksburg
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Frisco, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family continues to stay at the Holiday Inn Blacksburg when we visit our daughter who attends Virginia Tech. We're tried other hotels, and this hotel is our favorite. Pricing, IHG points, location, cleanliness, staff, amenities, and service - they've got it all. My only recommendation is to change out the Folger's coffee.

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us while you are visiting your Hokie! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

McGaheysville, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here last minute because the other hotel we tried to stay at (Main Street Inn) had a pipe burst and flooded in the winter hotel storm. And we were very pleasantly surprised! The Holiday Inn was much cheaper, had plenty of parking, had a restaurant and bar with a very friendly bartender, and a free breakfast that was... More 

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for staying with us. We are very glad you were pleasantly surprised and hope you stay with us again next time. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

Roanoke, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Our non-profit organization frequently schedules meetings at this location for a catered dinner and presentation from a guest speaker. The staff is always very attentive to our needs, the food is always very good, and we've enjoyed having our meetings here. I highly recommend this location!

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to have your banquets with us. It is our pleasure to serve you and your guests. We look forward to our next event. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

Woodbridge, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The overall quality of the stay was very good. The staff from the front desk to room service to the restaurant to the lounge went above and beyond to accommodate our needs whether business or personal. The only areas that I had issues with are the noise levels on the rooms exposed to the street sides and the beds were... More 

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for leaving us a review. We were happy to serve you and we are sorry to hear you thought our bed was uncomfortable. Please let us know what we can do for you during your next visit to give you the most restful experience. Thank you again for your review. Ken... More 

hockessin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Hotel rooms are just ok. Rooms were updated but only a 3 star at best. Great proximity to VT. Wonderful helpful staff. Nice football tailgate for guests staying at hotel. Heard that this hotel would be torn down soon to make way for 2 hotels on this large piece of real estate.

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us during a football game weekend and for complimenting our team. Your feedback is really important to us. We look forward to your next stay. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We've stayed at this location a number of times because of it's close proximity (within walking distance actually) to VT and have never been disappointed. If I were to have a complaint it would have to be that continental breakfast is not covered with an overnight stay. The restaurant is nice. The food and service are both very good with... More 

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We appreciate your loyalty and look forward to serving you again soon. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

When we checked in Alex at the front desk was very pleasant and helpful. He took the time to explain everything and to call us by name. A lot of people were checking in simultaneously, but he streamlined the process efficiently!

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you for the five-star review and for complimenting Alex. We hope to serve you again the next time you visit Blacksburg. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

Arlington
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

The Customer Service is exceptional - very accommodating and friendly. However, the room I was in was seeing its age - wall covering below sprinkler head was torn along its vertical seam; and the door to the room didn't seem to have a tight fit within the jamb and header. It closed securely and locked, but there was a gap... More 

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Ken R, General Manager at Holiday Inn University-Blacksburg, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us feedback. We are so happy our service was exceptional. Your feedback will be shared with the appropriate staff to ensure that we take care of the items you mentioned. Thank you again for your review and we hope to have an opportunity of welcoming you back again soon. Ken... More 

Saint Clairsville, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

They have it all, plenty of parking even for big trucks. On site bar and restaurant. I was there for "wing night". Excellent bartender, very friendly, no minimum quantities on seperate wing flavors!!! The on site breakfast is staffed by super nice ladies too. The front desk guy helped correct some issues that I'd messed up on when making my... More 

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Thank you for leaving us a five-star review and for complementing our team. We look forward to serving you again the next time you are in Blacksburg. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Very nice stop. Excellent value. Friendly and efficient checkin. Attractive property. Great location as it is in walking distance to the campus. Full service restaurant. Breakfast buffet was just OK. I would definitely stop here again as it is convenient to I81 for travelers using that highway.

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Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are glad you had a very nice stop and look forward to you staying with us again. Ken Rogers General Manager More 

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