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Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area

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Reviewed October 5, 2016

Clean Rooms, modern design/furniture, excellent staff, great location! You can't go wrong staying here. I've stayed here and also used their conference room for business purposes, was very satisfied with both experiences and would recommend to friends/colleagues both professional and personal.

Thank Bryan B
Hendersonville, Tennessee
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

It's always nerve wracking choosing a hotel in a town you've never visited. This hotel did not disappoint. Very clean, nice staff, super comfy beds. I've never slept so well in a hotel. I do suggest requesting a room that is not adjoined with another. We could hear the woman next door pretty early in the morning and very clearly....

Thank Angela B
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I have never had a bad experience at a Holiday Inn Express until this one. The room they placed us was dirty...there was some unknown stain on the bench. Worse than they, however, was the fact that there was a dried up white SOMETHING that was on one of the beds, the floor, and the nightstand. Gross! We requested a...

1Thank nancyssn
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Dear nancyssn, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to leave a feedback about your stay. We are sincerely sorry for the issues you had with the cleanliness of the room. We're glad that our staff has rectified this right away. Your feedback regarding this is highly appreciated as this is our best resource for improvements and...

Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here several times on the way back from Gulf Shores, AL and this hotel never disappoints. The property has been totally remodeled since our last visit and looks great. The staff was friendly and breakfast was great. Our room was comfortable and the blackout curtains were fantastic! If you are traveling on I-65 it's just south of...

Thank kjtyn
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Hi kjtyn! We are thrilled that you made us part of your trip to the beach get away by stopping here again on your way home! I know you were excited when you saw how wonderfully remodeled our hotel was since your last visit. Thank you for mentioning how friendly the staff was and how much you enjoyed the breakfast....

Clifton, Tennessee
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We picked this hotel from its great reviews and proximity to the ampetheater. The staff was very helpful and the room was clean. The hotel is very quiet and we slept great. They do offer a nicely prepped breakfast, but we had to get on the road and didn't have time to stay and eat. It is a very short...

Thank underwaterbreather
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Thank you underwaterbreather for taking the time to post a review about your stay. We appreciate that you let "the world" know how convenient our hotel is to the amphitheater and how you literally can walk there and back. We're glad that besides seeing REO Speedwagon and Def Leppard you enjoyed our clean rooms and friendly staff. We look forward...

Austell, Georgia
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We had a group of 150+ members held an event at this location and the staff worked with us very professionally. We had a minor request late Friday evening and nighttime desk clerk Brooke took care of it with a warm southern smile.

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AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Thank you kthyde94 for taking the time to post these comments about your stay with us. Your group was a delight to have and we're just so grateful to have been the host hotel and make it a success for all. I know Brooke will be so glad to know she was able to make such an impact on your...

Reviewed August 1, 2016

Not sure about the rest of you, but I check into a hotel because I need somewhere to sleep, which I couldn't do since the hotel is located RIGHT NEXT DOOR to an extremely loud concert venue. After driving 15 hours, I was exhausted and wanted to collapse into bed...but the bed was shaking from the bass beat booming at...

1Thank ggddizzy
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Dear ggddizzy, We are so sorry that you were not able to get the rest you were so looking forward to after such a long drive. While we are located near Oak Mountain Amphitheater, the concerts are only 1 or 2 times a month and we honestly do not receive complaints about noise-we actually get more compliments how our guest...

Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

It is the typical USA hotel to stay one nigh, or two maximum. Good installations, near to a hooters and a Arby's. Nothing amazing or above than others, but is a nice place if you're in a trip around the region knowing the place. Breakfast: is the same than others.

Thank Barbarroja79
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Hi Barbarroja79! We appreciate you posting a review about the "Good Hotel" you stayed at while passing through Pelham. Thank you for mentioning how great our location is to many restaurants within walking distance. We look forward to your return visits. Sincerely, Deanna Jones Director of Sales

Reviewed July 26, 2016

We just stayed overnight on our way to Destin, but were very pleased with our stay. Nice lobby, quick check-in, and clean, spacious room. The breakfast was simple, but had some good choices and was just what we needed before getting back on the road. The indoor pool was minimal, and slippery, but adequate for some relaxing. No hot tub....

Thank Courthardgrave
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Many thanks Courthardgrave for the 5 star review! We are thrilled to know that we've earned a stop when you are on your way to Destin or any other time in the future. Your experiences while staying here are valuable to others who may be planning a stop on the way to or from the coast and we appreciate your...

Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I came here for a concert and the Holiday Inn Express could not have been in a better spot. The Ozark amphitheater was walking distance from the hotel, and Chic-fil-a was also walking distance. The rooms are comfortable, the breakfast is not the best I have had in a hotel breakfast but it did its job. The...

1Thank Danielak00
AppreciativeStaff, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area, responded to this review

Dear Danielak00, Thank you for letting everyone know that we are a "great spot" to stay if going to a concert at the amphitheater. Many people now know that not only can you WALK to the amphitheater from our hotel, but there are plenty of dining options on both sides of our hotel to walk to thanks to you :)...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
STAY SMART at the Holiday Inn Express Birmingham South/Pelham. Our goal is to meet and exceed your expectations with Southern Hospitality and clean, well-kept facilities. Start your day with a complimentary Express Start Breakfast, including our Famous Cinnamon Rolls and Smart Roast Coffee. The hotel features 80 well appointed, non smoking interior guest rooms, High Speed Wireless Internet, 1400 square feet of flexible meeting space, fitness room, coin laundry and indoor heated swimming pool.Here in Pelham we sit at the foot of beautiful Oak Mountain State Park, which boasts a golf course, fishing, and petting zoo. Our property is also adjacent to Oak Mountain Amphitheater which features today's hottest entertainers, and located in near proximity to the exclusive Balantree Golf Course. After a long day you can relax at one of our local restaurants which include Margarita Grill, Applebee's, Cracker Barrel, Texas Roadhouse, Ruby Tuesday, and Hooters. We are also within walking distance of many favorite fast food restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area

Address: 260 Cahaba Valley Road, Pelham, AL 35124-1363
Location: United States > Alabama > Pelham
Price Range: $103 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Pelham - Oak Mtn Pk Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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“All rooms seemed to be good.”
  • Sorry, I forgot to take photos of the rest of the room, but they are very spacious
 of 5 bubbles Firefighter17, 1 week ago | Read review
“Choose another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles ggddizzy, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
“Third floor near the back was nice and quiet. No great views from anywhere so that is not an issue. A sneaky trail in the back to shop/eat.”
 of 5 bubbles davidgI9789ON, Apr 29, 2016 | Read review
“Odd number rooms are in the back.”
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 of 5 bubbles cindygale, Apr 18, 2016 | Read review
“Pool was great”
 of 5 bubbles 438edp, Mar 18, 2016 | Read review
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