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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

The pros are the staff was helpful and the beds are very comfortable. Domino's is great for delivery to your room. If you don't want to stay in a major city but want to be close enough then this is a quiet area. The cons are no military/veteran discount and no free breakfast of any kind at any location. The...

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Camden, Maine
Reviewed November 28, 2016

We decided to stop in late at night while traveling. The staff at check-in were extremely pleasant. We had the same experience with the morning crew. The hotel is undergoing some renovations, but we found the hotel to be clean and well-kept. A good night's sleep!

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Thank you so much for your kind words and taking the time to write this nice review. We are so happy you noticed how well kept the hotel is even while we continue to complete our renovations. A good night's sleep is always nice to hear! We appreciate you mentioning how pleasant our staff and hope when your in the...

Northern NJ
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Very late arrival for two nights for short visit to UNH. Check in was fast. Room was comfortable temperature for sleeping and clean. Bedding is reasonably comfortable. Sink area and associated counter space is small, especially if sharing the room and more than one needs to get ready at a time. Shower worked fine. Did not eat at the free...

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We appreciate you taking the time to review our cozy hotel here in Durham N.H. We are located with-in walking distance to UNH your correct no need to drive. Happy to hear your check-in and check-out was easy for you. We are currently updating the entire hotel and so glad to hear your stay was comfortable. We hope you will...

Longboat Key, Florida
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Very nice stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Durham. Extremely friendly staff. He place was spotless, beds comfortable, lacked nothing. We were here for a college visit, and as an alum I remember this spot used to be a garage that used to gouge me for car repairs, lol. They had ample parking, but it is close enough you...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel here in Durham. We really appreciate you noticing all we do here to make our guests feel comfortable and we truly enjoy hospitality. I will be happy to share your comments with our staff. We are in a great location very close to UNH and the seacoast of Maine...

Hingham, Massachusetts
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Durham New Hampshire is a pretty place and the Holiday Inn express is a nice property but what gives it five stars is the people. I can single out Joannie who was very helpful to me today but I really want to talk about the last two times I was a guest. Absolutely every person I interacted with went above...

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WOW !!We are so pleased you enjoy our hotel so much and really appreciate your recognition of our staff . I will be so happy to share this with them. We enjoy going above and beyond for our guests and I guess it shows. As you know we are updating the hotel and hope all of the improvements are done...

Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for UNH Homecoming weekend. Found the facility and the room very clean, comfortable & within walking distance of downtown shops, restaurants etc.. The bed was clean & comfortable. The ac/heat & TV all worked fine. The free breakfast was good with a lot of choices. The staff are all hard working & friendly. The sink is not in...

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Thank you for staying with us over homecoming weekend. We appreciate you noticing how clean the hotel is and the wonderful renovations we are doing at this time. We apologize for the noise of the banging door that kept you awake, I will address this with the staff and we appreciate you letting us know this. The breakfast has been...

peachtree city, ga
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Almost all the good things we come to expect from HI Express. The staff was cordial--at the desk, in the halls, on the elevator. Within easy distance of a number of eateries to choose from. Room was comfortable, as usual. Only drawback, and why I rate it only very good, is that the room, meant to accommodate at least four,...

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Thank you so much for your nice review of our hotel here in Durham N.H. I will share your comments about our friendly staff with them, it is always nice to hear! Glad your room was comfortable and met your needs. We are renovating the hotel at this time and appreciate your positive feedback. We are so close to UNH...

Trumbull, Connecticut
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Stayed while my son attended orientation at UNH. The room was very clean and a friendly staff. Free breakfast is always convenient. The only problem was parking which may be an issue if the hotel is full.

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We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at the Holiday Inn Express Durham. This is the perfect hotel when visiting UNH. I appreciate you mentioning how clean the rooms are here, and how friendly our staff is. Thank you I would be happy to share this with them! The breakfast is a big hit and your right it is...

Michigan
Reviewed September 20, 2016

The building can sneak up on you due to a small sign and an exterior remodel that makes it look like a condo/townhouse complex. The employee I talked to said this was to keep it in line with the town's aesthetic. The parking lot is small, and you have to be careful to not park in the spaces meant for...

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Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel here in Durham. The location is wonderful close to UNH and the seacoast of both Maine and New Hampshire. We are so happy you had a good stay and look forward to having you back in the future! I would be happy if you gave me a call and we...

Littleton, New Hampshire
Reviewed September 1, 2016

We stayed a bunch of nights at this hotel, when we were having issues with our apartment in a nearby town, we stayed in probably 4 different rooms over the 5 days we ended up there. I had heard good things about it as I have some friends who attend UNH whose parents have stayed here. The front desk was...

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Thank you for taking the time and giving us feedback on your recent stay with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Durham. We do apologize for any hotel policy that were too restrictive , but we do need to set some guidelines to keep all of our guests as happy as possible. We are in the middle of a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Durham hotel is New Hampshire s newest Express, conveniently in the heart of Durham in Southern New Hampshire! The hotel is just minutes from the University of New Hampshire & UNH's- Whittemore Center.Our hotel has 68 guest rooms including 2 suites & is 100% Non-Smoking. Our rooms offer wireless & hard wired hi-speed Internet connections! Enjoy free Express Start Breakfast each morning featuring the exclusive Express Cinnamon Buns. While sipping Smart Roast coffee, peruse through a complimentary USA Today! It s Simply the Smart way to start your day!In addition to being located at UNH, the Holiday Inn Express Durham is near many schools; Phillips Exeter Academy, Franklin Pierce College, & St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Durham is minutes from Portsmouth, Rochester & Dover which are full of history, shopping & local flavor. Visit Red Hook Brewery, the historic forts such as Fort Constitution or catch a concert at Hampton Beach Casino. We are within minutes of the Fox Run Mall & the Kittery Outlets.Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Liberty Mutual & Goss International are just a few places that our business travelers visit.Our friendly & knowledgeable staff is ready to provide you with superior service! When you stay at the Holiday Inn Express Durham Hotel you are Staying Smart! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Durham

Address: 2 Main Street, Durham, NH 03824 (Formerly Hotel New Hampshire)
Location: United States > New Hampshire > Durham
Price Range: $101 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Durham 2.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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“I asked for elevator accessibility and got it”
 of 5 bubbles margeschiller, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Our 4th stay in this hotel to visit UNH and each time was perfect! this time 1st time in a suite -”
 of 5 bubbles G7565XCcharlesb, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“102 0n the ground floor was where I stayed.”
 of 5 bubbles Bellaluna64, Jun 15, 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor appeared newly renovated and was wonderfully quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles I9449IAdavidj, Jun 8, 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 132judye, Feb 13, 2016 | Read review
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