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Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou

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Pogradec, Albania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here in mid-November 2016 and the hotel staff members were friendly and helpful. The room was very modern (really liked the glass block shower wall and updated features in the room. Bed was always clean and comfortable. Room was quite spacious and had a good working desk and adjustable office chair. Elevators were fast and spacious. The dining/free...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and comfortable rooms, especially...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This 20 storey hotel is about 30 mins from the airport. Upon checking into the hotel I felt a sense of security as guests need to tap the room key card to use the elevator. The room is spacious and very clean. The bed, pillows and comforter are very comfortable. I had a good sleep. This hotel stands out from...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou. Thank you for your interest in the hotel so detailed valuable evaluation. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide,...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, this Express standard is surely much better than many 4* Holiday inns in the UK. Free breakfast for hotel guest with Chinese and Western food choice. Rooms are spacious and quiet. I thought it might be a mistake in translation when I spotted a floor called Laundry Corner. It turned out to be a room equipped with washing machines,...

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Thank you for your stay in Hoilday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou and share your positive comments. It is a great encouragement to us. The hotel is located in the center of Chengdu,it offers clean and comfortable rooms with quality services and facilities. Complimentary breakfast and high speed WIFI are available for the guests. We are glad to hear you enjoy...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got assigned the top floor which has a good view. The location is also very good as it is near the city center and shopping area. Cab to Chun Xi street is about 8-15 rmb Staff were generally helpful and efficient. Room size is compact, clean and comfortable. Bathroom supplies and amenities provided were basic. Overall a value for...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and comfortable rooms, especially...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Stay here for few nights. Great location, well-mainlined property. Lot of English speakers both amongst staff and guests. Enjoyed the view from the 20th floor. Breakfast buffet was okay, not sure if it was western or asian; a little of each I guess. Decent coffee which is hard to find here.

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and comfortable rooms, especially...

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Central location about a 10 minute walk to Tianfu Square and close to shops and restaurants. Nice spacious rooms with comfy beds and a decent breakfast. The staff were very efficient and spoke good English.

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London
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Can't say enough about how good this hotel was. Clean rooms with fab views within walking distance of Tianfu Square. Beds are really comfy. The staff were excellent as my husband hurt his foot and they helped him get a taxi to the hospital, asking him afterwards how he was. Breakfast was much the same as other holiday inn expresses...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou and supporting us. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and...

Scotland
Reviewed September 29, 2016

We stayed at this hotel early in April this year and had originally only booked for 3 nights. However, as a combination of Chengdu being such a beautiful, vibrant city with so much to see and do, and as this was absolutely a home from home place to stay we ended up staying for 6 nights. Really we felt like...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou and supporting us. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and...

Reviewed September 21, 2016

I have now stayed at this Holiday Inn Express twice. The staff at the Holiday Inn are polite and helpful. They worked efficiently and hard while I stayed there. The room I got was non-smoking and I was very thankful it actually was. Many times when traveling, a non-smoking room is just a smoking room that they turn the ashtray...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou and supporting us. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed September 15, 2016

The hotel location is great only takes 15 minutes walking to IFS city center and there are some convenient stores near by. The room is clean and comfortable with good shower. I personally like their bedding, simple and fluffy. Also not to forget to mention I was impressed with their alarm clock where it can be used as a portable...

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Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in. Since we are one of IHG Holiday Inn Express hotels, we share the same standards worldwide, and we provide all the necessary facilities, clean and comfortable rooms, especially...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou, an international chain hotel with brand new concept. The hotel is strategically located in the heart of Chengdu, just 5 minutes stroll from Chunxi Road and Tianfu Square, allowing convenient access to CBD, banks, Sports Center, as well as local attractions such as Temple of Marquis Wu, Jinli Street. The hotel is just 15 minutes drive from Chengdu Railway Station, 20 minutes from Century Convention Center, and 30 minutes from Shuangliu International Airport. Whether you are here on a short business trip or to explore sights of Chengdu, it is perfect for both occasions.Holiday Inn Express Gulou Chengdu, this 20 storey central city hotel boasts 281 well-appointed guest rooms,1 Great Room 1 business center and 2 meeting rooms. All rates are inclusive of Express Start Breakfast,Senses Tea,High-speed Internet Access and Simply Fresh Bathroom.The hotel also provides 32' LCD TV, In-room Safe, IDD/DDD, Voice Mail and Hairdryer alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou

Address: No.72 West Daqiang Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
Location: China > Sichuan > Chengdu
Price Range: $48 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou 3.5*
Number of rooms: 281
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Gulou Hotel Chengdu
Chengdu Holiday Inn
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Chengdu
#8 Romantic Hotel in Chengdu
#15 Business Hotel in Chengdu
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“I'd ask for a room at the upper floors to get above the street noises (which aren't bad in this area).”
  • Modern bathroom appointments
  • Glass block shower/bath enclosure
 of 5 bubbles dratwood, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Breakfast is free with a lot of choice. Housekeeping will not help with your laundry so you help yourself in the laundry room”
 of 5 bubbles 788jackyz, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“top floors have view (smog permitting”
 of 5 bubbles TeddT446, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the direction of Tianfu Square as although you cannot directly see the square, the views across the city are amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles BimScotland, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“Higher the floor, the less street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles BiggunChichka, Sep 21, 2016 | Read review
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