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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Fairbanks

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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Donnelly, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

If you are on an important business trip or need a wifi connection while on vacation I would look elsewhere. The wifi connection here was iffy at best, booting me off or having a very poor connection with very slow speeds.I called right away and they never did seem like it was a big deal, or that it was a... More 

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Sherwood, Oregon
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel for three nights on a business trip and found the hotel comfortable, with easy access and very close to restaurants and some shopping. They have a full breakfast; however the eggs tasted as if they were made with some kind of powdered egg product so beware of that. I stayed in a ground floor room... More 

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After travelling for 24 hours we arrived at the hotel. We arrived after they lock the outside door and you need a hotel keycard to enter the lobby. When we were walking up to the glass doors with some luggage, the person working in reception looked at us, then went away while we stood there with out luggage. After a... More 

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Camarillo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was centrally located, clean, staff were friendly. The rooms were big and clean, as you would expect from a Holiday Inn Express. The breakfast was extensive. There is laundry machines for $2 a load wash and $2 dry. We would stay there again.

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New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 2 nights. The rooms are good size, the amenities are bath and body works and the beds are very comfy. The free breakfast is standard for a holiday inn express and it's very ample. Would definitely stay again if in town for business or vacation.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived sharp at 3pm, which is the posted check-in time. Andrea was at the front desk. Although this was an advance reservation of an IHG Rewards member, nothing was ready. The room was not yet assigned, the keys not yet prepared ... It took her a while to get it done. She did not speak during this process at all!... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The family and I just got back from a trip up to Fairbanks, and I have to say I'm very disappointed in the expereince we had at this hotel. The front desk staff are wonderful. Very friendly and helpful. The kitchen staff on the other hand leave a lot to be desired. Signage clearly states that breakfast is served until... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Fairbanks, responded to this review

Dear Kellye B, Thank you for posting a review about your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you found our front desk staff highly commendable. Your kind comments will certainly encourage our team members to work even harder to consistently delight our guests. But it is with regret to know that your stay would have been perfect had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The hotel was very clean, super friendly staff and the breakfast was great. I didn't catch the name of the lady who was preping and ensure the coffee was hot and fresh, but she did an amazing job!! (6/18/15) Also, went for a nice run around the area and had very nice trail once off the commercial complex.

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Second time staying here. Love the people, clean room, good breakfast and best of all housekeeping really accommodated me working night shift with checkin out. I recommend for sure! Close to shopping areas and restaurants if you don't have a car.

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LONDON ONT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Heard Fairbanks could be a little rough so wanted a good clean place where we would fell safe. Also wanted a good location for car travel to down town and this is well provided. Good area for food and places fo a cold beer, stopped at a steakhouse but the name slips my mind.

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