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Holiday Inn Express Bloomington

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town again for a local conference. Stayed here last time too. For an express it is upscale. The lobby is rich and warm. Besides free breakfast, they have free supper. Professional staff, quiet and comfortable rooms.

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We appreciate your continued loyalty to our hotel, and thank you very much for taking the time to share your most recent experience with others. We were happy to see that you enjoyed the complimentary hot breakfast as well as the evening manager's reception, and look forward to seeing you again soon. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue manager More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well maintained and appointed HI Express. The room (double suite) was spacious, with two HDTVs, which was welcome. Very clean, and up to date. Very homey area where they host the evening get together, and the breakfast buffet (which was better than average, for this sort of amenity.) I think this will be my hotel of... More 

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We were very pleased to see how much you enjoyed your accommodations, the evening manager's reception as well as the breakfast in the morning. We hope to see you again very soon. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel for two nights and were pleasantly surprised (as it was our first experience with Holiday Inn chain). Very clean, not too big, not too small; right off the highway with a lot of the restaurants in the walking distance. Free breakfast and evening snacks were greatly appreciated as well.

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We appreciate you giving the Holiday Inn Express brand a try, and were very happy to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We thank you very much for taking the time to share your recent experience with other travelers, and hope to see you again soon. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

Edgewood, Kentucky
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greeted by friendly desk staff. Rooms have been clean and had easy access to elevator which was requested. Morning buffet breakfast was manned by super nice ladies who helped graciously. There was a good variety and tasty choices.

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We thank you very much for your kind comments regarding your accommodations as well as the service provided by the entire team. We were pleased to see how much you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to seeing you again very soon. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue manager More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our recent stay here was overall a good one, with a few problems encountered. First of all, upon arrival we were kindly greeted by Alexis, who was very knowledgeable about the hotel and a pleasure to work with. The rooms were very comfortable, especially the beds, and were properly cleaned. One of the rooms did have a couple of minor... More 

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our hotel with other travelers. It was pleasing to see that you appreciated the service provided by Alexis, that you found the accommodations to be clean and comfortable, and that the issues you experienced were handled promptly and efficiently. We hope to see you again soon. Marilyn... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Rooms were very clean. Indoor pool and jacuzzi were VERY nice. We stayed the night before move in day at IU and although the hotel was busy it was very quiet. I highly recommend staying here and I would definitely stay here again.

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing our hotel during move in week. We were happy to see that you enjoyed your accommodations as well as the indoor pool and spa. We hope to see you often over the next four years!! Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel. Our double queen room was large with a nice bathroom. Indoor pool was small and buggy despite being indoors. Huge hot tub. The complimentary breakfast was great. They had coffee mugs along side Styrofoam cups. We had to request an extra towel and it came quickly.

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Thank Susan P
marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We were so pleased to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us, thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers. We hope to see you again when your travels bring you back to the area. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

Bristol, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

after 10+ years of traveling with baseball and softball, this by far was the best overall stay we had. Great staff, friendly, helpful, polite, so willing to go the extra step. Alicia was always there in the room with fresh towels, organizing the room and helping with general cleanliness. Above all was the job Sue did. She was everywhere: in... More 

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate you choosing our hotel when in town recently for the softball tournament, and then taking the time to share your great experience with other travelers. It was rewarding to see how much you appreciated the service provided by Alicia and Sue. We hope to remain your hotel of choice in the area, and see you again soon.... More 

Bowling Green, Kentucky
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We were here for 2 weeks for business and I have to say that it was a GREAT stay! The room was large and comfortable! Breakfast was excellent and had a much larger selection than I'm used to. The fitness equipment was more updated than most other places I've stayed recently as well. The pool and hot tub were excellently... More 

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

It was very rewarding to see how much you enjoyed your extended stay with us, from your comfortable room to the hot breakfast in the mornings. We thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers, and hope to remain your hotel of choice in the area. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

Evansville indiana
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Extremely nice staff including housekeeping and front desk. Extremely clean, well-kept building and grounds. Deserving of your dollars and stay. We would return. Great for a weekend stay or longer. It's close to everything.

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marilyn e, Owner at Holiday Inn Express Bloomington, responded to this review

How nice it was for the staff to see you kind comments and to know how much you appreciated the service provided during your stay. We appreciate your kind recommendation and look forward to seeing you again soon. Marilyn Edwards Owner/Revenue Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bloomington.The Holiday Inn Express & Suites is located just minutes from Indiana University and downtown Bloomington, Indiana. Travelers visiting the Bloomington Antique Mall, Convention Center, Lake Monroe, Brown County, Bloomington Sportsplex and Oliver Winery will all find the Holiday Inn Express an ideal location. Nearby businesses include Cook Inc., Otis Elevator, Bloomington Hospital, MPRI and Crane Naval Warfare Center. The award winning Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites features 102 rooms, including 32 suites and an exclusive Priorirty Club floor. Each room is equipped with microwave & refrigerator,32 inch flat screen television, coffeemaker, spacious guest bathrooms with granite counter tops, 400 thread count sheets and pillow-top mattresses and much, much more! Featured amenities include Express Start hot breakfast, complimentary Light Dinner (Monday - Thursday), private business center, fitness center, indoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi rooms. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is the ideal choice for corporate travelers, families and Hoosier fans visiting Indiana University. Everything you expect, and much more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Bloomington

Address: 117 S Franklin Rd, Bloomington, IN 47404-5296
Location: United States > Indiana > Bloomington
Price Range: $140 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Bloomington 3*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
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Holiday Inn Bloomington
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#1 Business Hotel in Bloomington
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bloomington
#8 Family Hotel in Bloomington
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