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“Nice hotel for the price” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Holiday Inn Express Birch Run (Frankenmuth Area)

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Holiday Inn Express Birch Run (Frankenmuth Area)
2.5 of 5 Motel   |   12150 Dixie Hwy., Birch Run, MI 48415   |  
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Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Birch Run
Ontario
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5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“Nice hotel for the price”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

We stopped at this hotel on our way up to Traverse City and planned on doing some shopping while in Birch Run. The hotel is next to the highway exit and a couple of blocks from the outlet mall. Our room was clean but definitely needs a facelift. Our only complaint was that the room was a bit musty, but nothing that I could not live with for one night. The staff was courteous and friendly. The breakfast was good enough to get our day started with all the essentials such as cereal and toast and a few extras like bacon, sausage and sweets. We booked this hotel last minute and got a reduced rate so I will say that we definitely got our moneys worth. We are planning a Christmas shopping trip back to Birch Run and will likely stay at this hotel again.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Owen Sound
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

First off the breakfast must be commented on. It was excellent and fresh, they had an automatic pancake maker! It was so cool and the pancakes were hot and fresh. Full compliment of hot and cold items, only the coffee was the wrong temperature. We ate at 8am and it was not busy but at 9:15am when we checked out there were over 30 people trying to get breakfast before it closed at 9:30am.

Staff here was friendly and efficient. Rooms were clean and it was a great place to relax after shopping at the outlets. We were away from the elevators which was good because the tweens seemed to congregate there.

Linens were great and the towels did their job. Laundry facilities were good, $1.50 for both the washer and dryer in quarters. Staff are great to ask regarding deals for dinner.

Will return, unless the new Frankenmuth Holiday Inn Express was open and just as good.

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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

As always Holiday Inn wins in my book. The hotel was clean. I always sleep very well in Holiday Inn's and this one was excellent. The breakfast bar was great. The area was clean the Manager was helping at the breakfast bar and was very friendly.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Thornhill, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

We stayed here for just one night in August so we could do some shopping at Birch Run outlet mall and also visiting Frankenmuth. Location is great for that. We had a suite on the first floor and it was conveniently just steps from our car in the parking lot. Kids liked the TV channels I believe they had the Disney channel. Free buffet breakfast was very good as well. Front desk staff also were nice and friendly.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Kitchener, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Our room could have used some touch ups but it was clean and came with a microwave and fridge which was nice. The pool was quite shallow and the towels were tiny. The breakfast was nice - with lots of options. The beds were too bouncy for my taste and the noise from the floor above was a bit annoying. Check in was easy and the staff were friendly. If I was to come again to Birch Run I might try another hotel - but this place was satisfactory.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Thunder Bay
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23 hotel reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

very well kept...rooms nice and clean with comfortable beds..breakfast in morning has an ample choice for most travelers..all staff friendly and courteous ...only minor complaint is the WI-FI connection is not the best at times but can live with it..no hesitation in recommending this hotel to any traveling to this area of Michigan

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 hotel reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Me & Mi Husband actually stayed there before in 2009. Made rsvp 3 months ago, found out that we would be arriving later - so I called the hotel an they said it would be o.k., we didn't want to lose our room (always call). The hotel is clean. Our room was right next to the elevator an suprisingly we didn't hear it all night, alot of activity in the halls (lots of familys for the fest) during our stay, but, that didn't bother us, would have preffered not to be by the elevator (due to safety), but no other rooms available..The bathroom, sheets & pillows (they are wimpy-so bring your own) were clean., bed was comfortable. Our room was decent although the curtains did not close so we had to use mi hair clip to keep them together(window sills were clean...We didn't check out the pool, but it looked clean.. Breakfast was decent, good variety (bacon people, bacon!) . Front desk was friendly, and we enjoyed our stay, 5 mins from Frankenmuth, surounding restaurants and malls, bowling alley 10 mins away. Will most definitly come back again.

Room Tip: Bring your own pillows, Don't get a room by the elevator - too many people walking by (safety...
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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 12150 Dixie Hwy., Birch Run, MI 48415
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Location: United States > Michigan > Birch Run
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Birch Run
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Birch Run (Frankenmuth Area) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 95
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