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Holiday Inn Express El Dorado

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1819 Junction City Road, El Dorado, AR 71730
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dallas
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32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

The hotel staff is very friendly and eager to help. The hotel is located less than 10 miles from a Walmart and other stores and gas stations. The facility does need some improvements: The bathroom fixtures were very rusty and the commode with stink when flushed. Wifi was good at times and then bad at times. The buffet was very... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear number12, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am delighted to hear that you were satisfied with the excellent staff, convenient location and good breakfast choices. We work diligently to ensure our facilities are well maintained and we try our hardest to provide not just good value, but comfortable, clean and friendly accommodations. Your comments... More 

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We were warmly greeted even though we were using reward nights. The facility is well maintained and clean. The room was comfortable and clean with well regulated temperature. The coffee maker was a single serve Keurig. Since we had a supply of K-Cup pods to use where we were going, we were able to enjoy our favorite brews rather than... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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46 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Stayed one night for business and it was a typical Holiday Inn Express. The thing that set it apart was the friendly service of the employees. We had a large group there and they went out of their way to accommodate us. Only drawback is that it was just basic. No frills but that's what you get w/a HIE.

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little rock, ar
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89 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Well, I've stayed here on and off for a long time. I love the staff, they are very friendly, and the pool is kept up well. Convenient to the bypass, good C-Stores close by, food not too far away. The owners have just let the property run down. It is bad need to an update and general interior maintenance. I... More 

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Thank towerdog3
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear towerdog3, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your thoughts and comments about your stay with us. We appreciate you choosing our hotel whenever you visit El Dorado. However, we would like to apologize for not living up to your expectations regarding the condition of our hotel. We give the utmost importance to our guest comments... More 

Hamden, Connecticut
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52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

The Holiday Inn Express delivers what you'd expect--a clean, basic place to sleep. My room was fine and the TV and wifi worked well. That let me catch up on work, the news, and sleep. I don't need much more for a business trip. The hotel also offers breakfast each morning and has an indoor pool (which was not working... More 

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Thank George33801
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear George33801, Thank you for taking the time to relay your comments regarding our property during your recent stay. I am happy that you noticed the cleanliness of the room. I am sorry that the pool was not working when you were here. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to target problem areas and... More 

Lawrenceville, Georgia
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45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Needs lots of repairs. Spent one night here then moved to different hotel. Pool out of order. Lots of loud guests. Bad location. Loon at country suites at other end of town. This side of town gone way bad down hill. Did not feel safe. Hole in celing

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Thank canvasguy30043
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear canvasguy30043, We appreciate the time you took to share your experience while staying at our hotel. We are truly sorry to hear that we were not able to exceed or at least be at par with your expectations. We apologize for the state of the pool area and soundproofing conditions on site. In line with this, we have sent... More 

monticello, United States
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I was really impressed by how nice this hotel was. The breakfast was great and the staff was super friendly. We were there to see the concerts at the festival. We ran into Coolio at the hotel which really got us 30 something year old women excited. The lady at the front desk also gave us good advice about how... More 

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Thank Amy H
Houston, Texas, United States
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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Definately the most conveniently located to downtown. Housekeeping staff should work at front desk as they are way more friendly. In this town many of the rooms used to be smoking. Some have overcome this challenge, but in holiday inn they still try mask it with the most ungodly perfume spray - worse than the cigarette stench. I stay here... More 

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Thank StephanOosthuizen
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear StephanOosthuizen, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. I am pleased to know that you found our location convenient and apologize for any inconvenience the condition of the... More 

Benton, Arkansas
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I have stayed in this hotel many times while traveling on business. The staff is very nice and the breakfast area is always stocked and clean. I REALLY wish they would rebuild in a different part of town...I have often felt unsafe in their parking lot, especially at night. It isn't close to many restaurants, but I will stay here... More 

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Thank RazorbackNurse
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Dorado, responded to this review

Dear RazorbackNurse , Thank you for taking your time to review our property. I am pleased to know that you liked our breakfast and service received from our staff. However, I regret that our hotel location and parking lot did not meet your expectations. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to improve and continually... More 

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31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This hotel was exactly what I expected from a Holiday Inn Express - new, clean interior, friendly staff, quick check in/out. It's always nice to be treated well after a long drive from Little Rock! This hotel isn't near restaurants and isn't in the best part of town but I would stay here again if traveling to El Dorado.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites El Dorado is located just off the intersection of US highway 167 and 82 Business. Our El Dorado, Arkansas hotel is convenient to both the El Dorado Business and Industrial districts. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites El Dorado is just minutes away from Historic downtown El Dorado, South Arkansas Art Center, the Museum of Natural Resources, Memorial Stadium and South Arkansas Regional Airport. El Dorado is home to petroleum leader Murphy Oil Corporation as well as several other Fortune 500 companies. Our El Dorado Hotel is proud to serve such companies as Anthony Forest Products, Chemtura Corporation (formerly Great Lakes Chemical Corporation), Deltic Timber Corporation, and Lion Oil Company. We would like to extend a warm welcome to Clean Harbors (formerly Teris, LLC) to El Dorado. Come visit El Dorado and enjoy the hospitality here at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites El Dorado. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express El Dorado

Address: 1819 Junction City Road, El Dorado, AR 71730
Location: United States > Arkansas > El Dorado
Price Range: $129 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express El Dorado 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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