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Holiday Inn University Plaza - Bowling Green

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The best of Bowling Green, Kentucky is awaiting for you at the Holiday Inn University Plaza. This unique atrium style high rise hotel is surrounded by the links of CrossWinds Golf and adjacent to the Sloan Convention Center. Fabulous restaurants and shops are within a few short blocks. Bowling Greens unique attractions such as the National Corvette Museum, Beech Bend Amusement Park and Raceway, Ag Expo and Western Kentucky University are all within eight miles. Our convenient location is midway between Interstate 65 exit 22 and historic downtown Bowling Green. Nashville International Airport is just over an hour's drive from the hotel's front door. The interior garden atrium of the Holiday Inn University Plaza offers security and comfort to guests who find their room entry visible from the lobby and the public areas of the hotel. All the guest rooms and suites are extra large, tastefully decorated, and equipped with wireless high-speed Internet access, and 40 cable television channels. For your relaxation, we invite you to take a dip in our indoor pool and whirlpool or get a work-out in our health club which features cardio machines and free weights. The Hartland Café offers a quiet atmosphere to meet with friends and business associates as you enjoy an abundant country breakfast buffet. The Atrium Lounge is open seven days a week at 4:30 and specializes in Kentucky small batch bourbons
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Nashville Metropolitan Airport60 mi
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A family group of 2 couples enjoyed a stay at this nice hotel. We booked two rooms and were warmly greeted upon our arrival. We slept here 4 nights and visited and took meals with family nearby. Relative proximity to family in Kentucky and the Nashville Airport made this hotel a
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This is a surprisingly fresh, bright and spacious Holiday Inn and should be a fine choice even for demanding travelers like me.

However, upon checkin, I was informed that I was the “member of the day” and would be staying in the Presidential Suite. It was quite a treat and th
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Came down for the weekend from Massachusetts to visit a friend at a church. I requested a quiet room after finding out a big football game was going on that weekend. So they gave us a wonderful quiet area of the hotel, away from the hustle and bustle. Room was really nice. Bed wa
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Just because you are attached to the convention center does not mean you have to double the price of rooms, but they did. I could have stayed one block over for less than half the price. Next time we will. I also don't like heights and I got put on the sixth floor. Glass elevator
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn University Plaza - Bowling Green
Responded Oct 13, 2018
Hello jtr56, Thank you for leaving us your review and for making us a part of your visit here in Bowling Green. We are grateful that you've chosen the Holiday Inn. As always, we want nothing more but to ensure your experience turn as positive as possible. While I appreciate that you found our hotel nice, I'm sorry that on this visit, you felt shortchanged comparing this to the overall experience you had. I read that you felt uneasy with the room location, the glass-enclosed elevator, breakfast rates, and the placement of the television. Our rates are affected by the availability of rooms on a given day, current demand, and if there is a special event in the area. Also, we make sure it is priced competitively with other hotels. We respect our hotel's capability to price the rooms accordingly. I'm sorry that this stay didn't go as well as I've hoped it to be, jtr56. Don't worry, I took the necessary steps to ensure our management gets to read your post and be discussed amongst all concerned staff. I'd also make sure to give Sarah a tap on the back for going a great job. We are always on the lookout for ways to make your experience memorable. Reviews such as this goes a long way in identifying areas where we can improve. We may not have gotten off the right foot but I'm positive to make it better for your next stay. Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay with us. Best regards, Frank A. Case Manager IHGService
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This is a nice up to date hotel, nice tlrooms, lobby, and restaurant. It is the exact layout as the parsippany nj embassy suites i spent so much time in for corporate training. It is close to the hospital and connected to a convention center
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Mold in the grout, hair.
Well-appointed bathroom.
Dresser and TV available if needed
Full-sized mirror just outside the bathroom
Nice desk and chair for work
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How much would it be to rent the event room for a wedding??....
Just noticed there was a lot of hotels that have bed bugs are yours bed bugs free has there been any reported at your hotel?
Hi Debbie - We don't have any bed bugs in our hotel. Our staff is trained to check for bed bugs as part of our daily inspections. We have not had any reported bed bugs in quite some time now and is something that we work to prevent from occurring. Thank you for sending your question and I hope that we have clarified any concerns you may have. Best Regards ~ Brian, GM
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"It's hit or miss. If it smells funky, ask for another room."
"Upper floor"
"Top Floor is very nice. I stayed on the Seventh Floor."
"If you would like a view from your room do not choose room 213"
"great room,customer service at its best"
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PRICE RANGE
$82 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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holiday inn university plaza - bowling green hotel bowling greenholiday inn bowling greenbowling green holiday inn
LOCATION
United StatesKentuckyBowling Green
NUMBER OF ROOMS
218
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