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Holiday Inn Express

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1620 Canyon Rd., Ellensburg, WA 98926
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38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a very long drive that day we checked in to our room. We were greeted and found everyone pleasant and helpful. Our room was wonderful. We had a jetted tub that was SO nice after a long drive. The bed was comfortable and we had a great sleep. The breakfast was one of the best we have had at... More 

Thank Jennifer S
Kettle Falls, Washington
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If driving a Tesla, CALL ahead to the hotel to assure the chargers are not parked in by gas cars. We stayed overnight & were able to charge & moved after full, but the hotel 'allows' gas cars to block the chargers. The beds weren't very good, but we had a good variety of pillows (soft, med, etc.) & the... More 

Thank Merry S
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear Merry S, Thank you for your stay and leaving us a review. We are pleased you liked the pillows and found the rooms clean. However, we regret the bed was not to your liking. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your feedback as this is our best... More 

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81 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We spent one night here while attending the Sasquatch music festival and I'm grateful for wonderful hospitality. We checked in early and planned to leave our bags but they had a room ready for us! (How nice!) Then, after coming back from the festival, we needed to repair the hem on a dress--and the people at the front desk supplied... More 

Thank mh999
Boulder, CO
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

HIE was a nice hotel with all the expected amenities. The only drawback to the hotel was the beds. We had a group of maybe 30 rooms and everyone said the same thing. The beds sagged in the middle making for a somewhat uncomfortable sleeping experience. Everything else in the hotel was fine. Breakfast was great with a varied menu... More 

Thank Mapper39
Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback. We'll need to look into our beds. We actually replaced them all last year - I recall the wedding party - and it looked like all were having a great time. I hope it all went well! More 

Seattle, Washington
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92 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We frequently use Ellensburg to break a long drive,so that we only have a couple more hours, early in the morning before traffic builds on I-90... The Holiday Inn Express in Ellensburg always takes good care of us! I am happy to recommend this hotel and look forward to our next stay.

Thank 5ptelk
Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

I'm glad were a steady hotel for your travels. We'll see you again very soon! Matt More 

San Jose, California
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I had to stay in Ellensburg for business in Quincy and chose to stay at this location. I've stayed in a few Holiday Inn Expresses and have never been disappointed, even this time. The hotel is right off the main road and it looks like a typical stopover location with gas stations, roadside restaurants, and fast food locations. However, about... More 

Thank Rivvv2003
Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

A very comprehensive review - Thank you! I'm not sure what else to say, other than we appreciate all the feedback. Matt More 

Fremont, CA
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We stayed two nights and had two rooms. One room faced the freeway but the family who stayed there reported no discernible noise. Breakfast options were good. I really appreciate the choice of soft or firm pillows. The hotel is very clean throughout. Hotel is conveniently located just off the freeway.

Thank Jmrusch
Matt A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. We work very hard to keep our hotel clean, both in the rooms, and throughout the hotel. It's nice to hear it doesn't go unnoticed. Hopefully we'll see you again soon. Matt More 

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

A newer facility and great friendly staff. Trouble free visit and the hotel manager Matt is very accommodating. I would recommend this place to anyone as there where zero issues and is run professionally. My room was clean and ready for me upon my arrival and the breakfast was filled with variety.

Thank Brandon73
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32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Right off the freeway. Quite rooms. We were on the second floor and no noise form the 3rd.+++ In a Jr. Suite with hide a bed. Nicely appointed kitchenette with frig and microwave. Large flat screen TV. Nice pool and hot tub. Only down side was the shower head was not secured in the wall so it was hard to... More 

Thank jhwjr49
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61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

This place is very nice, although we did not wind up staying there. They had a great military discount and all was in order until we noticed there were lots of kids in the lobby. When we asked if a high school group was there, the clerk let us know that there were actually 2 HS groups there. We were... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express® is conveniently located off Interstate 90 in the heart of the Kittitas Valley. When it comes to outdoor activities, Ellensburg is in a prime location for things like fly fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, and snowmobiling. If you'd rather go shopping or see local art, historic downtown Ellensburg boasts many shops and galleries. No matter the reason for your visit, our committed staff is sure to make your stay comfortable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express

Address: 1620 Canyon Rd., Ellensburg, WA 98926
Location: United States > Washington > Ellensburg
Price Range: $138 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express 2.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Ellensburg
Holiday Inn Ellensburg
Ellensburg Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express Ellensburg
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#1 Business Hotel in Ellensburg
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