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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bed VERY uncomfortable!! Pillows are flat. Carpet stained. And NOT sound proof. Was in bathroom and could hear the person in room above me peeing like a racehorse for 5mins. Would not recommend this hotel. Worse night's sleep & can barely walk this am

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Thank Laurie K
Delmont, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

The room was clean and the front desk staff friendly. BEWARE booking rooms through 'GETAROOM.com.' They lead you to believe you are calling the Holiday Inn's (or respective hotel's) front desk. I ended up paying $20 MORE PER NIGHT than the hotels regular rate! Trying to resolve this issue after receiving my credit card statement resulted in being directed to... More 

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Thank Jody J
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

The Staff and hotel were great. The hotel was very busy and completely booked but you never heard any noise. It rain very heavy the last night and I never heard a sound. The breakfast staff continued to ask if we needed anything and if the food tasted good.

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Thank captianpr69
Maryland USA
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235 reviews
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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Hotel had quick elevators. Located off main road with plenty of parking yet quiet. Although I did not utilize, the indoor pool area looks like it belonged in Europe. Wall lined with wood looked very nice! Staff was friendly and helpful. I had late checkout which worked out well. Comfortable beds, HVAC worked well as did the internet. Up to... More 

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Thank panther61
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Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Clean room, comfortable bed, updated hotel, could use a few more breakfast options. We would definitely stay here again. BW3 practically in the parking lot and other food very close. 5 min from Defiance College.

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Thank Dan S
Warren, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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Reviewed May 16, 2016

Checked in after the wedding, Got a corner room at the end of the hall so I could go outside and get the last smoke for the night before I went to bed.The Room was awesome -, very neat and clean. The Bed Was Awesome.The best sleep I have ever had at a Motel. Called ahead, told them what I... More 

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Thank jpring48
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed May 13, 2016

The rooms are very clean, the staff were great the breakfast is very basic. The doors to the room need sealing around them the noise from the hall is loud and the gap is so wide that the noise and light stream in. The doors also bang constantly and loudly. Otherwise it was great place to stay bed was comfy.

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Thank GRB7777
Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed March 29, 2016

We arrived, had a reservation made. From the start of our visit to our arrival, service could not have been better. Everyone was pleasant. The hotel was clean. Breakfast was real nice. The hotel has a swimming pool, spa, and exercise room. I will be back. This is a definate choice for staying in Defiance.

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Thank Bill W
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3 reviews
Reviewed September 3, 2015

I stayed there for almost 34 days, Staff member are very helpful and jolly love to be there in Holiday Inn also the location is very fantastic lots of restaurants nearby. Shopping mall is in close vicinity.

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Thank Manmeet K
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Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is nice and clean. The room was spacious and the beds were comfortable. There wasn't a great selection for breakfast, but what was there was good. It is conveniently located just off Hwy 24 and right next to BW3s. I would definitely stay here again if in the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Defiance is a 62 room, interior corridor hotel. Additionally, we offer 20 suites with 25 TV-HBO/ESPN. All rooms have free high-speed Internet access, a two line speaker phone with data port, refrigerator, microwave, iron, ironing board, coffeemaker and hair dryer. Our indoor pool with hot tub are open 8 am -10 pm and the exercise room is open 5 am-10 pm. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel also offers a conference room for small business meetings, as well as a business center. We offer free local phone calls as well as our famous, complimentary Express Start breakfast bar where you can sample our own world's best cinnamon roll between 6:00 am- 9:30 am . We are located close to many area attractions. Historic Sauder Village, Candycane Christmas Shop, Independence Dam just to name a few. General Motors, Johns Manville and Defiance Metal Products facilities are located nearby. The hotel is within 1 mile of many local restaurants, as well as Northtown Shopping Mall. Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, our professional, friendly staff looks forward to the opportunity to make your overnight accommodations satisfying and enjoyable. We go out of our way to meet and exceed each of our guest's expectations of service. Just one visit at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Defiance and you will leave with an 'at home' feeling! We look forward to meeting you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Defiance

Address: 1148 Hotel Drive, US 24 & ST RD 66 ON Junction, Defiance, OH 43512
Location: United States > Ohio > Defiance
Price Range: $128 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Defiance 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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 of 5 bubbles willdriveforfood, May 29, 2013 | Read review
“This motel is set back from the highway and is a good distance away from other buildings. There is no "bad" side to this motel. All rooms will be equally quiet. Elevator and Ice in center of building. Stairways on each end for fast exit in emergencies.”
 of 5 bubbles MommeontheGo, Apr 18, 2013 | Read review
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