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Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown

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Mauldin, South Carolina
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Sleeping in a retrofitted city bank is an experience to check off the bucket list. Situated in a rough part of town adjacent to the 24 hour 7-11, the owners have done a remarkable job repurposing the grand foyer with a breakfast area, & a reception desk. The vault is open & you can peek into the office. The massive... More 

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Big Stone Gap, Virginia
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194 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is great. We were there to go to John's Hopkins. they offer a free shuttle which allowed us to park our car in the parking lot behind the hotel and leave it. The shuttle took us to and from the hospital and to the Harbor. The drivers were awesome. The hotel was a bank that was restored as... More 

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HIEBaltimoreDtwn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Debbie_V_Collier, Thank you so so much for your wonderful review! We appreciate your kind words about our staff members and we are pleased to hear that you found our decor beautiful. We hope that everything worked out for you at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and you will come back next time for a different, more joyful occasion. More 

Staten Island, New York
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I must say the The Holiday Inn Express Downtown Baltimore is a beautiful building. It use to be a bank during early 20 century and latter part of 20th. The staff was wonderful and Pleaseant! Rooms were comfortable tho we had no hot water 1st day. The thing the bothered us the most is the drug addicts in front... More 

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HIEBaltimoreDtwn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Ciro M, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to hear that the staff was able to help you through your stay and you liked our historical building. However, I would like to apologize for the unpleasant experience you have had outside of the hotel. We can assure you that your... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience was an excellent one. From the many phone calls that I placed to ensure my room was right. The Front desk agent Aude was very knowledgeable and helpful. The shuttle drive was also very helpful.

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Thank Stanley B
HIEBaltimoreDtwn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Stanley B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your feedback! We are thrilled to hear that you had an excellent stay at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore Downtown. It would be a pleasure to pass along your kind words to Aude, she is a truly dedicated team member. Thank you again for your review and we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall the stay was good. Nothing special but nothing to complain about at all. It was a 10-15 min walk from the aquarium (which I recommend everyone go to if you're in Baltimore!). And if you are ambitious you can walk to Fell's Point or Camden Yards from this hotel as well. On Sunday there is also a bustling farmer's... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't expect much because we got a great rate. So, no real big deal that they had to change our room, vending machines were broken, the pancake machine at breakfast didn't work, beds were mushy, room had no smoke alarm (just wires hanging out of the ceiling), etc. The rooms were clean enough, and the staff was friendly.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown, responded to this review

Dear al94hjy, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am delighted to hear that you liked the level of cleanliness and friendly staff. We work very hard to ensure our facilities and service are superior and we strive to be the best Holiday Inn around. I am sorry about the problems you encountered notably the out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Over all experience was a good one. I had 2 different check in dates due to my own mix up. But when we arrived it was late and there was no parking and I had no clue where to park. There was a front desk clerk outside (can't remember his name) and he had us park in the loading and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a single night at this hotel. All the stuff seemed very friendly. The assistant sale manager I think whose name is Lisa was eager to help people whenever who was in need. I was very impressed by the breakfast server, Naeim. He was working very hard: greeting people with bright smile, filling up the food efficiently, and... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal location just a ten minute walk from the lovely harbour. One of the best Holiday Inn Express's I've stayed in. Fabulous reception room. The building was an old bank and some of the historic features have been preserved. Bedrooms were just fine. The breakfast was pretty good with hot and cold fare. Parking was $15 which was reasonable compared... More 

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Salisbury, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed for a single night to visit the tourist sites at the inner harbor. We were greeted by JR operating the front desk. He was helpful, kind and informative while checking into our room. We both felt that made that we received superior hospitality from JR at the front desk. Very cool, unique layout of an... More 

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HIEBaltimoreDtwn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown, responded to this review

Dear ericjones0404, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Holiday Inn Express Baltimore Downtown. We will pass on your nice comments to JR, who will be delighted to hear that he is doing a good job. Thank you for noticing our unique... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel in downtown Baltimore is now accepting reservations for arrivals after July 26, 2009. Brand new in 2009, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Baltimore Downtown is conveniently located off I-83 a block away from the city hall in the heart of the city business and government district. The closest downtown hotel with free shuttle to Johns Hopkins Main Hospital and Medical Center, at the back yard of Merci Hospital, and with easy access to the Inner Harbor, the Baltimore National Aquarium, Science Center Museum, The Convention Center, University of Maryland Hospital, Art museum Mount Vernon, Fort McHenry, the Orioles Camden Yard stadium and the Ravens M&T Stadium. Baltimore, Maryland will keep you fully entertained by offering a variety of outdoor activities such as Baltimore Zoo, Power Plant night life, Historic Fells Point, Pimlico Horse Race Track. The 1920 historic, elegant building offers 68 luxuriously appointed guest rooms, including 5 suites equipped with deluxe, new bedding, Smart Bath Collection, granite counter tops, 32 flat panel multimedia televisions, and free wired/wireless high-speed Internet access.This brand new hotel also features spacious elegant lobby and grand room, Jacuzzi suites, exercise room, business center, meeting room. Stay Smart, we are confident that your stay with us will be a pleasant experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown

Address: 221 North Gay Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
Location: United States > Maryland > Baltimore
Price Range: $127 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Baltimore-Downtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Baltimore
#26 Family Hotel in Baltimore
#27 Business Hotel in Baltimore
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