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Holiday Inn Express

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  • Location
    4.5 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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Billings, Montana
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84 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice hotel with easy interstate access. A couple of gas stations nearby and even a Tesla charging station if you are lucky enough to own one. One thing to say about Holiday Inn Expresses is that they are almost always consistent in the quality of the room, the courtesy of the employees and the quality of the breakfast. This one... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have stayed here several times in the last few years,for various reasons... Ellensburg isn't out favorite city to be in,but the Holiday Inn Express here is great in our book! Our reservations have always been right,and a nice,clean and quiet room awaits us after a long and sometimes harrowing day...... Always happy to stay here:)

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Binghamton, NY
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely stay - room clean, comfortable, and up-to-date. Breakfast was above average. Area kept very tidy. Pool nice, though main lights kept going off. Staff member had to turn them back on. Fitness room adequate. Cookies and pancakes in evening. Cookies were very good. Now about that shower... Large shower head looked promising. But, instead it delivered a very small,... More 

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Poulsbo, WA
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44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express for one night on the road to somewhere else after first checking out a much cheaper hotel on the opposite side of the freeway (seriously creepy). Back to the Holiday Inn, it was everything I would expect in a Holiday Inn, clean rooms, helpful, friendly staff, comfy bed and a really good (better... More 

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Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't planned to stay in Ellensburg but was glad they had room for us. The check in staff was very nice. Only issue was the shower (looks like it needs some TLC...not bad but you'll have water issues if you don't fix some stuff soon...I told the front desk). I like the choice of pillows (soft/firm). I thought the... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start off the front desk staff (on duty manager) was great and very helpful. The pricing was on par for other motels in the area. The motel did not have a lot of rooms available, at the time of our arrival, and the manager help us with getting a room that best fit our needs. The manager also was... More 

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British Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was fine and the location was great. Especially liked the little stream that runs along the back edge of the property, green grass for dog exercise with a row of cottonwoods and a field beyond despite being a block off I-90. I usually like this chain and think they try hard to make it a safe and pleasant... More 

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Matt A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear your stay wasn't a 5 Star stay. Sounds like maybe we weren't efficient as we like to be handling your reservation. We are a pet friendly hotel, that allows pets on the first floor. As we all know the devil is in the details, and it sounds like our offsite reservationist, didn't have that detail when... More 

Pullman, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Badly overpriced and not up to Holiday Inn Express quality standards. Our room was worn out and very dirty. Found used shampoo bottles in the bathtub. Bathtub drain was broken. Our room had a jetted whirlpool tub, but the jets were brown with mildew. Furniture was worn and ripped in places with stuffing hanging out. Cracks in the bathroom floor,... More 

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Matt A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

I do apologize for the less than stellar experience at the hotel. We've been experiencing hard water at the hotel, which is manifesting itself on the spa jets. I think we've got our arms around it at this point. Our mattresses for the entire hotel were replaced within the last month - I'm apologize that yours seemed worn out. More... More 

Buxton, United States
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A handy location with engaging staff, friendly people all around! Thank you Holiday Inn Express Ellensville! A great start to our trip in the great Northwest!! Clean, comfortable rooms, convenient food, a great restaurant just a half mile away! We highly recommend this property, you won't be disappointed.

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Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

I'm very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope the rest of your vacation was just as pleasant. I'm guessing the great restaurant you referenced was The Roadhouse Bar and Grill - they are fantastic. Hope to see you again real soon! Matt Anderson General Manager More 

Ann Arbor, MI
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Evening cookies made for a nice homecoming every evening. Breakfast was typical HIE breakfast. The dining room manager would have the breakfast ready early, so you could still eat well even if you had an early departure time (like me).

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Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

We work very hard to be the friendliest hotel staff in Ellensburg. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I think you were probably working with Yas - he's great and were lucky to have him on staff. Matt Anderson General Manager More 

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