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Windsor, ON
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked three nights in this hotel mainly because of the good location being close to the airport and the fair price. Checked into the hotel which was fine even though my rate was supposed to include breakfast, but I was told that breakfast wasn't part of the price. Went to the room and noticed several areas that were not very... More 

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Bridge City, Texas
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29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here two nights while on a business trip to the area. The room was clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. I had no problems or issues. The only reason I didn't give a higher rating was due to the condition of the carpet in one area that needed repair or replacement. Overall it's a... More 

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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this hotel before reading the most recent review posted 2 weeks prior to my stay, and was worried after reading it and considered changing hotel. Stayed anyway, and ended up having no problems at all. The hotel was very clean, and was very quiet, even with several families staying for a basketball tournament, Little League baseball tournament, and... More 

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Thank DianeO37174
HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the 5-Star review. We a rough spot with a few internal issues that have since been resolved. Thank you so much for staying with us! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again! Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week for a baseball tournament. We somehow ended up with a handicapped accessible room, which was great because it was very large. The air conditioning in our room worked great, but the hallways, lobby and other common areas of the hotel were incredibly hot and felt like they had no air conditioning at all. The... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Dear bennalr, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with your valuable feedback. Your satisfaction is important to us and we try hard to make sure all of our guests have a rewarding experience at our hotel. It is nice to know that you have liked the room received. However, please accept our apologies for falling short of... More 

new jersey
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

First time staying at a Holiday Inn Express and I will definitely stay at another one. Staff were wonderful. Hotel lobby, elevators, bathrooms, pool area and outside grounds were clean at all times in my 4 night and 5 day stay. Our room was cleaned and restocked everyday with whatever we had used the day before. There was an onsite... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us and writing such a nice review. We truly appreciate your patronage! Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Solid choice in Louisville. Close to a lot of attractions including Churchill Downs. Just a short drive to other downtown sites like Fourth Street, etc. Room was clean, restaurant is decent but breakfast is extra unless negotiated. Note that due to the Ups hub, you will hear planes all night long. If you're a light sleeper, you'd be better served... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the 4-Star review. We are close to the airport and experience some airport noise at times, I am sorry you heard them during your stay. I am glad you found our location to be convenient to nearby attractions. We hope to see you again. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of... More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Good location: 5 mins away from airport, 10 from downtown, by car. Nice and quiet. Good wifi, appliances, cable tv. Good service in breakfast and dinner. Limited menu, though. I loved that the waitress asked me if wanted the same each morning. There is a pool and gym that look good, but I haven't used them.

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us! I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again if your travel plans bring you back to Louisville. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Worst experience ever! I checked into my room and found the following: A terrible moldy smell Broken closet door TV that did not work Furniture that was all beat up Bathroom with dirty grout I called down to the front desk and ask them to come up and look at the TV. When they came in, I said what is... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing these issues to our attention. I am so sorry you had a undesirable experience. We are definitey addressing these issues that you mentioned. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Stayed here for business. It's OK. Room was nice and comfortable. A bit pricey though, Breakfast costs extra and it's the same things other hotels include with their free breakfasts.The servers gave an attitude like they had better things to do. I would not recommend this hotel for families. Pool area is small and there's nothing within safe walking distance... More 

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Thank styxfan63
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Dear styxfan63, Thank you for taking the time to leave us with your feedback. Allow me to apologize if you may have experienced any inconvenience due some of our amenities and the service you have received. It is truly regrettable that this has affected your overall satisfaction with our hotel. Let me assure you that this is not the daily... More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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77 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We recently stayed at this hotel. We stayed here while in Louisville last year and returned due to the cleanliness and location of the hotel. The staff is very friendly and the hotel is extremely clean. There was a big volleyball tournament in town and our hotel had a lot of college club teams staying there. I thought we may... More 

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Thank Snowleftbehind
HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write such a nice review! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to One of the Best of Louisville Airport Hotels! Set in the heart of Louisville's convention, sports and airport districts, the newly built, smoke free Holiday Inn Hotel at Louisville Airport - Fair / Expo has an ideal location. We're less than a mile from the Louisville International Airport (SDF) and near the attractions and businesses of Louisville, KY. Our hotel is a few miles from attractions like Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom and the world-famous Churchill Downs & Kentucky Derby Museum. You can spend the day cheering for the University of Louisville's Cardinals at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium or visiting Freedom Hall at the Kentucky Fair & Expo Center across the street from our hotel. The Louisville Zoo and local parks are just a few miles away. Business travelers benefit from our hotel's location near the Kentucky Fair & Expo Center, UPS, Ford, Brown & Williams, Louisville Naval Ordnance Station, the University of Louisville and other businesses in Louisville. Lodging here gives you access to our 1,892 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space and a 24-hour business center. Our exceptional hotel in Louisville features Kem's Cafe & Lounge, an indoor, heated pool and a 24-hour fitness center. For a well-appointed room with free high-speed Internet access, triple-sheeted bedding, a 32-inch LCD HDTV, a large work area, a microwave and a refrigerator, call our Louisville, KY hotel today to reserve a room for your next stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center

Address: 447 Farmington Ave, Louisville, KY 40209
Location: United States > Kentucky > Louisville > Fairgrounds , South Side
Price Range: $124 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center 3*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Airport And Fair/Expo Center
Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Hotel Louisville
Hotel Style:
#34 Business Hotel in Louisville
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