We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Good deal from Stay 123.com” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral

Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral to your Saves list
Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8436 NW 36th Street, Miami, FL 33166   |  
Hotel website
  |  
Hotel deals
  |  
  |  
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Save up to 25%
Ranked #53 of 129 Hotels in Miami
Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Canada
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
22 hotel reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Good deal from Stay 123.com”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

We stayed one night but left our car for one week to take a cruisefrom Miami. Room was small, not perfect clean, breakfast was ok. We used the washer and dryer $2.00 each per use, worked well for us, check in was fast and parking was good too.

Negative: shuttle to the port is 12$ each one way, took us 90 minutes to get to the pier (too long) many hotel stops. can use the same shuttle to return to the hotel, we were lucky it took only 45 minutes to return ! Next time we would use a hotel closer to the cruise port and use a taxi much faster...and less waste of our precious time and traveling around hotels and airport !

Room Tip: book the returning trip 12$/ each from the shuttle (KSA) directly in the bus when you travel to the...
See more room tips
  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HIExpressDoral, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
On behalf of the staff and myself I would like to thank you for your review. Each review is taken serious and read for you department heads to pin point our goods and bad. We try to fix those that are bad and try to override the good.We have taken matters to assure that guest don't experience that long delay to go to the port.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

362 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    102
    151
    71
    23
    15
See reviews for
137
86
25
54
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (33)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Marietta, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Beatriz ran the breakfast area (and seems to do a lot of other tasks too). She was remarkably friendly and helpful and had recommendations for the area. People like Beatriz are a credit to Holiday Inn Express.

Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HIExpressDoral, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
it's an honor for us to know that Beatriz went above and beyond her line of duty to serve you to the fullest.People like her are one of a kind and words from you let us know and recognize her work We have gave her an incentive and she is looking forward to seeing you in her next Miami visit
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dulverton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
40 hotel reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Stayed here for just one night before moving on. Phoned the hotel from the Airport and they sent a local shuttle to pick up us, which saved money on a taxi.

The hotel is much grander than the Holiday Inn Expresses that we see in most of Europe, check-in was smooth and the room was very large, with a huge bed and bathroom. Breakfast was the ususual H.I. fayre, and you could struggle to get a table at busy times, but the waitress cleared the tables quickly once they were unoccupied.

There is a nice pool with loungers at the back of the hotel, together with free internet near the lobby. All in all a pleasent place for an overnight stop. Would return there agin if ever back in Miami.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HIExpressDoral, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
we are glad to know that your enjoyed your Miami visit with us. We look forward to serving you again in the future and exceed your expectations once again. Thank You
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Livonia, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

This was a nice hotel. The only gripe I have is that the air conditioning was finicky. But the staff was very awesome and helpful. Beatriz, the women who picked me up from the airport, was fantastic! She was very friendly and told me about the area and reccomended some things to do while I was there. Plus the shuttle to and from the airport was free, provided by the hotel.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HIExpressDoral, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
On behalf of Beatriz we would like to thank you for your review and look forward to your next visit. We have gone ahead and gave Beatriz an incentive for her recognizable work. Thank You
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

We stayed at this hotel two nights Jan 2013. EVERY staff member I came in contact with was very polite and friendly. The breakfast was more than ample, with more choices/selection than I had expected. Our room was clean and quiet, everything was in good working order. The rooms are nothing special, so if you need luxury, or the newest and latest and greatest anything, you should probably stay elsewhere. If, however, you have a need for reasonably priced, basic lodging in this area, check in to this hotel...I would absolutely stay again.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HIExpressDoral, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, responded to this review, April 9, 2013
we are glad to know that your stay with us was as expected and we look forward to your next visit.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Paso Robles, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012 via mobile

We spent a week here over Christmas. The room was comfortable and we were right across the hall from the elevator and couldn't even hear it. We had breakfast here most mornings. Twice I had encounters with Beatriz. She is great. I asked her I she enjoyed her job because she sure looked as if she did. She said she did and like I said, you could tell. The staff is friendly sand accommodating, but the eggs weren't very good. There were lots of other choices though. W walked done the street to an Italian restaurant that we thoroughly enjoyed. I'd certainly stay here again.

Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Halifax, N.S.
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
26 hotel reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights before a cruise in mid-December. As others have noted, the hotel is fine but nothing special. There really isn't much around the hotel area but we had a rental car so there were no issues getting anywhere. The front desk staff were very pleasant and checked us in quickly and efficiently, and pointed out the hotel amenities. We didn't use the pool, but noticed it is not large but had a decent sunning area around it. The breakfast is standard Holiday Inn Express fare, and was always kept stocked and hot. My one detraction is the brealkfast area is too small for the number of rooms in the hotel. We had to take our breakfast back to our room boh mornings because there were no seats. Our room was a standard two queen, and everything was clean and fresh.

I found it a bit pricey for what we got, but we would probably stay here again.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Price Your Stay

Been to Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral

Address: 8436 NW 36th Street, Miami, FL 33166
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Florida > Miami
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#9 Best Value Hotel in Miami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral 3*
Number of rooms: 106
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn Express Miami Doral is now open. The Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral is a homey, boutique property, conveniently located just minutes from Miami International Airport and the Port of Miami. Other notable attractions nearby include the Miami Children's Museum, Dolphin Stadium and the Doral Golf Resort & Spa. Both Parrot Jungle Island theme park and the Miami Seaquarium provide fun and entertainment for the entire family. World-renowned South Beach offers more than just white, sandy beaches. The area boasts colorful art-deco buildings, lively nightclubs, outdoor cafés, and countless people and vehicles cruising along Ocean Drive. The nearby neighborhood of Coconut Grove boasts an abundance of culture, arts, entertainment, unique shops and a variety of great dining options. Miami International Mall and Dolphin Mall offer fabulous shopping opportunities in the area. South Beach, Miami and the surrounding vicinity are home to a diverse selection of restaurants and cocktail lounges, including several near the hotel. During your stay, enjoy a robust, free Express Start breakfast bar with signature cinnamon rolls, eggs and bacon! This Miami, FL hotel offers packages that include daily transfers to the Port of Miami. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange all transportation services. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with IHG, Priceline, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Agoda, TripOnline SA, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral Area Hotel Miami
Miami Holiday Inn Express
Miami Clarion

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Holiday Inn Express Miami Airport Doral, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.