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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter

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15739 Audubon Way Highway 371 North, Baxter, MN 56401-6959 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews laser tag water park pizza all ages cinnamon rolls room was clean lazy river double tubes a lot of fun fun place to stay the grill life jackets double queen hallway noise video games wonderful hotel hot and cold items
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Check in easy. Room clean and spacious. Bed was comfortable. Close to restaurants and things to do. Has water park and pool but has limited hours. Breakfast selection was good. One issue I had was check out. I asked the front desk for a copy...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank DSWeimar
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded today

Thank you DSWeimar for your review. I'm very sorry that it was not explained clearly in regards to why we can't give a receipt for your third party booking. The reason why we couldn't get a receipt is because at the hotel itself did not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Holiday Inn has standard, decent rooms and a good breakfast. There are bunk-bed suites, too, but we didn’t stay in that kind of room. They have a pancake machine, which was a nice change from other hotels with waffle machines. We were glad that...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Jill H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was extremely busy the night we stayed as too was the water-park. The employees that night were incredible. Kaylee, Tyler, Cody and a small brunet at the front desk were awesome regardless of the chaos they were bright and cheerful. They handled every...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank geoffrey z
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you geoffrey z for your review and choosing us for your staycation. We will make certain to pass on your praise to our staff! They are truly what makes this place soar. We look forward to serving you and your family in the future....More

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Decent rooms, clean and friendly staff. Waterpark was busy but fun for the kids. CONS - it was evident that they have limited help in Waterpark and breakfast area. We stayed two days and both days struggled to find a table or chairs to sit...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank srye2018
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded November 19, 2018

Thank you srye2018 for your review. We certainly appreciate your patronage and observation of our facility. We are working towards better staffing throughout the waterpark and breakfast, as we do agree with the staffing levels. We are continuing to do our best to look for...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This was a work trip but we booked this hotel for the water park and laser tag. Neither are open during the week! They said the pool, hot tub and lazy river were open. But it was extremely dark in the water park it didn’t...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank dragonflyfrisbee
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you dragonflyfrisbee for your review and suggestions. We will look into our content for better explanation of our waterpark and laser tag availability. Safe Travels to you in the future.

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The Holiday Inn Express Brainerd Baxter is home to the fun and exciting Three Bear Waterpark. Reserve a Waterpark Package & enjoy over 30,000 sq. ft. of water fun, including 3 water slides, lazy river, activity More pool with water walk, zero depth Spray Deck with 1000 gallon dumping bucket, family hot tub, and adults only hot tub! A visit to the waterpark can really work up an appetite! Stay the day and grab a bite to eat at Three Bear Grill then onto more fun at Grizzly Arcade Room with a ticket/redemption & prize counter. Business travelers will enjoy our great business amenities such as free high-speed Internet with wireless and hardwire access, fitness room, 24 hour business center, complimentary business services such as FAX and print at the front desk, complimentary beverages for all Priority Club members, corporate quiet floor and discounted access to the FitQuest Athletic Club located 2 blocks behind the Holiday Inn Express Brainerd Baxter.We are conveniently located to all attractions the Brainerd Lakes Area as to offer; closest hotel to Brainerd International Raceway, minutes away from Legacy Golf Courses, Paul Bunyan Trail, and Paul Bunyan Land.We are dedicated to satisfying every guest's needs and desires for an extraordinary Brainerd Lakes experience. Business or Pleasure we ll be right for you!We ll see you soon at the Holiday Inn Express in the Brainerd Lakes Area! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
$97 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Brainerd-Baxter
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Holiday Inn Baxter
,
Baxter Holiday Inn
,
Holiday Inn Express Baxter
Location
United States > Minnesota > Baxter
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
$97 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Brainerd-Baxter
,
Holiday Inn Baxter
,
Baxter Holiday Inn
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Holiday Inn Express Baxter
Location
United States > Minnesota > Baxter
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Traveler (75)
Room & Suite (34)
Pool & Beach (18)
Dining (4)
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apfarm
December 18, 2016|
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No they do not have a sauna.
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Mom2kkids
September 24, 2016|
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Yes, there is a snack bar that sells pizza and snacks. Also, Tap Beer and Mixed Drinks!
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"We did a suite with log cabin bun beds to have 2 of our grandchildren join us"
klhncl
Jul 31, 2018
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"We had 2 boys with us so we had first floor with bunk beds and it was great. There was some noise but..."
DebA992
Jan 9, 2018
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"Stay on second floor, less outside foot traffic..."
513micheals
Jul 20, 2017
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"Great hotel to take your kids to burn off energy."
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Feb 5, 2017
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