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.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Holiday Inn Allentown Center City

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Allentown Center City
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

261 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 259: English reviews
Bowie
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Allentown was a mixed area, closer to airport not so nice, as reflected in my hotel. However by J Briney stadium was extremely beautiful, wonderful park with lake and all around pleasant. The stadium is amazing, clean, great views from every angle and staff was very friendly. I will go back again next year, however stay in different area.

Helpful?
Thank Thepoogles
Hazlet, New Jersey
Level Contributor
71 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My fiance and I stayed at the Holiday Inn Allentown Center City when we were in town for a wedding. The couple got a discounted per-night rate, but we actually used our Hotels.com credit to stay for free. It was a basic hotel, but not the worst place to stay. The rooms are on the small side, but fine if... More 

Helpful?
Thank JLynn627
Gold River, California, United States
Level Contributor
20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff at this hotel is exceptional. When we checked in our room had two queen size bed and we wanted one king. We went to Taylor at the front desk who told us they were sold out for that night that she would gladly change is the next day. The next day we went down to the desk and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Amanda K
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear Amanda K., First let me thank you for this wonderful review of the staff. Taylor, Marrell, and Brenda are a perfect example of the service we strive for here at the Holiday Inn. I am glad they addressed your concerns and we hope that you will visit us again in the future! More 

Stamford, Connecticut
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I love Bea and the legend they created for it at the Holiday Inn. i was traveling with a child and one of the front office staff came up to me and my son unsolicited and offered a little "bea" and let me know it was their mascot. They created a legend about Bea. Once you get a bea you... More 

Helpful?
Thank CannoliMan
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

One elevator working! We had to take the stairs up and down to and from our rooms. Very small room and The resturant in the hotel the staff members are rude and they messed up a lot of our orders. We ordered burgers and they did not have ketchup, condiments. The waiter never came back to see how our food... More 

Helpful?
Thank Aletheia J
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear Aletheia, Thank you for posting your feedback on TripAdvisor. I am very sorry that our elevator malfunctioned at such an inopportune time. We have it back up and running and should not be an issue anymore. As far as the restaurant goes, I have shared your comments with our Food and beverage department in an effort to get better... More 

Hershey, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We were back for the DCI show and were pleased with the hotel accommodations. The restaurant attached to the hotel was very good-service was great! Place was very busy and they kept the restaurant open later than usual to accommodate. Location is close to stadium.

Helpful?
Thank Pamela M
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us over the weekend. You mentioned this visit was better than last year's, and I am unsure if that was meant for the restaurant and the service they provided. The restaurant has changed since the last time you were here, and things have greatly improved! We hope to welcome... More 

Larchmont, NY
Level Contributor
20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

This place is conveniently located in downtown Allentown, but not really expensive for the low quality of the stay - thin walls, broken elevator, cloudy pool water, moldy fitness center. The people working the front desk were very nice, but besides that it was a disappointing stay.

Helpful?
Thank jimshoes
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear jimshoes, Thank you for taking the time to rate your stay on TripAdvisor. I shared your comments with the proper departments and they are being addressed as we speak. We are happy to announce that we will be doing a complete and total renovation in the months to come, and am sure you will be pleased with the finished... More 

Southern Mexico, Mexico
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Great hotel, gym was good, treadmill worked pleasantly well, limited weights. Nevertheless 8 dollars per day if you want to park your car. Location is good, 10 to 15 min to Leighvalley mall which has a great selection of everything. 20 min to regional airport.

Helpful?
Thank ch1k0r1ta
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are happy your enjoyed your stay with us! We are in a prime location, close to all your Lehigh Valley destinations. We are pleased you were able to get a good workout in using our fitness center. As far as the parking, we are a center city property where we lack room for a parking lot... More 

Bowie, Maryland
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel for my family after a day planned at Dorney Park. Dorney Park was awesome!! The kids, and bigger kids (us adults) had a blast!! The kids were asleep within 3 minutes of getting into the car. We arrive at our hotel only to find street parking, but a parking garage next to the hotel. It was an... More 

Helpful?
Thank 455marissad
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, First let me apologize that you were not satisfied with your stay. I would like to speak to you, to obtain details of the feedback you've provided. Can you please contact me? Best regards, Laurene S. lsemprit@hiallentownpa.com More 

Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The hotel itself was very nice. Very polite staff and very helpful. The breakfast on the other hand was below par by a long shot. Eggs barely had any taste bacon just blah for two adults to have breakfast with two cups of orange juice and a milk it cost 27.45$ We were given change for 28$ back when we... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank aangllmouse
Laurene S, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I enjoyed our detailed phone conversation yesterday and the feedback you provided about our hotel. I have passed your important suggestions on to the Director of Food and Beverage to have them addressed. We are very happy you were impressed with our staff. We strive to provide the best service possible, in all departments of the hotel.... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

45 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (9)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Allentown hotels
0.2 mi away
Renaissance Allentown Hotel
4.1 mi away
Wingate by Wyndham Allentown
3.3 mi away
Comfort Suites Allentown
Comfort Suites Allentown
#13 of 30 in Allentown
4.0 of 5 stars 166 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7.6 mi away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Allentown-West/Fogelsville
5.9 mi away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Allentown West
3.4 mi away
Hilton Garden Inn Allentown-Bethlehem Airport
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Center City Allentown. Located just 1 block from the PPL Center Arena (go Phantoms!), We offer all of your hospitality needs at a price that can't be beat! Come and indulge in personalized, exemplary service in a soothing environment. After a long day, escape to our spacious guest rooms and deluxe suites-the largest in Lehigh Valley. Special touches like pillow-top mattresses and high-speed Internet access make it easy to work and relax. Feast on mouth-watering dining options at Manifiesto and 57 Lounge, our on-site restaurant and bar. Are you visiting for a business retreat or family reunion? We boast 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Experience all of the comforts of home at this full-service Allentown, Pennsylvania hotel, including newly renovated guestrooms and suites, free high-speed Internet access, 24 hour business center, room service, a heated indoor pool and self parking surcharge. This Allentown, Pennsylvania hotel is only minutes from Dorney Park & WildWater Kingdom, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Muhlenberg College. Come visit the Lehigh Valley where you will have every reason to visit every season. Whether on business or pleasure, the Holiday Inn Allentown is the perfect place to stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Allentown Center City

Address: 904 W Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-1198
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Allentown
Price Range: $118 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Allentown Center City 3.5*
Number of rooms: 224
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, IHG, Expedia, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Odigeo, Priceline and Travelocity so you can book your Holiday Inn Allentown Center City 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 Allentown Center City Hotel Allentown
Allentown Holiday Inn
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay