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Holiday Inn Express Emporia

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1350 W. Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847
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Ranked #3 of 12 hotels in Emporia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with the family on our way to Disney from Pennsylvania. The hotel was simple to find and provided a decent night's sleep. Although, I believe the price was rather high for the plain accommodations.

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Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided we needed to stop on the way home from Myrtle Beach since it was already midnight. Never stayed at a Holiday Inn Express but thought it should be decent for $125. Called ahead and felt lucky to get "the last available" room. After some confusion at the front desk, we were told we were getting the "emergency" room. Brought... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn Express is one of our favorite places to stay, so when we found ourselves near here for the night, we checked in, even though it is one of the more expensive motels at this exit. The hotel and the room appeared to be clean, as we have come to expect from Holiday Inn Express, so we were... More

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

Dear OldManjack, Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding our hotel. It was a pleasure that you have chosen us for your recent stay and I am glad that we were able to meet your expectations when it comes to sleep quality. On the other hand, it is regrettable that your experience was not a 100%... More

San Diego, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is better than average. PLUSES: The Staff is warm, friendly and respectful. Overall, the place is clean. The rooms are large with granite in the bathrooms. The room was very quiet! The furniture in the rooms is decent. The breakfast area was well stocked and pleasant. NEGATIVES: The public areas have Italian themed prints. These have clearly has... More

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

Dear outpulsed, Thank you for your recent stay with us and reviewing our property. I am very pleased to hear that you found our rooms and staff commendable, and that you enjoyed our breakfast selection. On the other hand, we apologize if the lobby ambiance and condition of the bathroom did not completely suit your liking. We greatly appreciate your... More

Havre de Grace, Maryland
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178 reviews 178 reviews
16 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We are IHG rewards members so on our way to FL we would only stay at their hotels. This one was in a small town right off I-95 and easy to get to. The hotel staff was friendly and greeted us as reward members. They offered us our goodie bag or 500 points. The room was spacious. Looked recently updated.... More

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104 reviews 104 reviews
13 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed here twice recently; rooms comfortable and clean, friendly staff, good basic breakfast items. Renovation should fix minor problems with malfunctioning room door latch & misleading TV channel selections (no PBS, 'jewelry shopping channel' instead frustrated us). In both cases, front desk tried to help by switching our room and by contacting their Dish cable provider (couldn't correct problem though... More

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Saddle River NJ
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198 reviews 198 reviews
29 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I am sure you have heard that expression, but we were so late checking in after a horrific ride in the night, And..... the woman at the front desk was cordial, attentive and responsive to our needs and we felt very welcomed despite the lateness and the fact I said we were on our way by phone to keep this... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express on our recent road trip to Florida. It is in a good location where there are several other hotels within a short distance. Everything was satisfactory, except I was more than annoyed when they told me that they would not honor the AAA discount because they only had several rooms available. I specifically... More

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Bowie, Maryland
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200 reviews 200 reviews
69 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Checked-in just after midnight on a Thursday night / Friday morning to a cheerful and sweet lady (can't remember her name). But I loved how engaging she was, especially for the time that I was arriving. We talked about how I tall was and how her family was as tall as I am... and how - at 5'9"- she was... More

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Naples, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

Everyone was wonderful from check in to check out. The lady at breakfast was so accommodating. The room was very clean comfortable and quiet. I have a small yorkie and this hotel was great for dog owners. I would stay here again without a thought. It's on my snowbird list when I travel N to S.

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Address: 1350 W. Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847
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Location: United States > Virginia > Emporia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Emporia 2.5*
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Welcome to the award winning Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites of Emporia, VA. The Smile that greets you here is worth a thousand words. Imagine a Hotel designed to deliver guests a distinctive and engaging experience for each and every stay. We are conveniently located off of Interstate-95 at exit 11-B on Highway 58. We have easy access to both Virginia Beach and Richmond. We are in close proximity to shopping areas and restaurants for your convenience. Located near by is Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center, Southampton Motor Speedway, Merherrin State Park and Greensville Historical Courthouse Square. We offer a state of the art hotel with luxurious accommodations, featuring facilities that meet the needs of leisure, corporate, or group traveler. Our 78 well-appointed, spacious guestrooms, nineteen of which are suites, all rooms offer free high speed Internet, voice mail, coffeemaker, iron and board, free local calls. Our three-story hotel has interior corridors, in-room sprinkler system, smoke detectors, and many features geared to the safety of our guests Whether you are having fun at our indoor pool or relaxing in your room at Holiday Inn Express-Emporia you will enjoy every moment of your stay. Each Morning we lay our Express Start Breakfast with hot coffee, juices, fruits, sausage gravy & biscuits, eggs, bacon, our famous cinnamon rolls and much more served just for you. ... more   less 
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