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“Nice property” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven

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Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2953 Ridge Way, Lake Wales, FL 33859-6805   |  
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Lake Wales
Certificate of Excellence
Tallahassee, Florida
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124 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Nice property”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

This was a second visit to this property within a year. Everything was great, from reservation-check-in, room and breakfast. The property is not too old and is well maintained. Staff was professional and knowledgable of local attractions, eating establisments, etc. The location is very close to shopping, golf, groceries etc. Yet it is in a suburban setting which contributed to a quiet nights rest on a great bed.

So if you are traveling on US hwy 27 near Winter Haven, check it out.

Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
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Thank Paul P
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 30, 2014
I just wanted to thank you for your nice review of our hotel and for sharing your experience on this site. More and more, people use these reviews to make decisions and I think it is great of you to take the time to let people know that you enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate your business and I hope we see you here again soon.
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Hollywood, Florida
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46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a friendly clean hotel, I have stayed here with family and returned with friends. Plus it's next to Kohls and what's there not to like about that... Do I hear Shopping!!! Unfortunately Lake Wales itself is a little dead but there is a great Steakhouse, Norby's on Hwy 60 that we like to visit...

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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Thank Elizabeth1022013
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 30, 2014
Thanks for your great review! I like Norby's too! And Manny's... I appreciate your time and willingness to share. We try very hard to make this a great hotel that guests love - your kind words will help inspire my staff to keep up their efforts. Thank you for being our guest and we hope we can serve you again in the future.
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Lake Wales, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

When you are exhausted you need a comfortable, clean, quiet place to get some rest. This is it! The staff was great, the room was all of the above and more! We had a little, stressed out dog with us and the room they gave us was close to the door thank God!

Room Tip: They were all nice but by the exits are the best.
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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1 Thank Sallysdaisy
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 22, 2014
Thank you Sallysdaisy for your review of our property! It means a lot to us to hear from our guests about their experiences at the property and how the hard work and efforts of our team impact guest stays like yours. I share these at our meetings with the entire staff and and it is wonderful to have positive ones to present. Thank you again for your review and your patronage, and we hope we see you here again soon!
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owensboro
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This hotel was very clean. The staff was friendly. The pool was great. The continental breakfast (which I wasnt expecting much from) was actually great too! My son's favorite part of our stay was making his own pancakes at breakfast. Would definitely stay here again!

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1 Thank travelingman9876
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 12, 2014
Dear Travelingman9876,

Thank you for taking time to write a review! It never stops amazing me how much kids love to make pancakes for themselves, and for everyone else, too. We are very happy that you had a great visit and appreciate so much that you shared it on this great site.

Please visit us again soon! We have plenty of batter for pancakes....
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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I don't have a good reason, but this is our first time I have stayed at a Holiday Inn Express and all I can say is WOW! We came to the area for LegoLand and when we arrived we were impressed as soon as we saw the building. Our check-in was great and our room was more than I ever expected, super clean and ready when we arrived. We even got to meet the property manager, Mark, and he made sure our stay was going well. The breakfast was really good! Ray and Carol made sure we had everything we needed. All I can say is that Holiday Inn Express, especially this location, will be our first choice for now on. Thank you for a wonderful experience!!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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2 Thank OMW911
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 12, 2014
Dear OMW911 - I remember you! Thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Express. It gives us much pride to read about your impressions of our work and facility, and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon!
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UK
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132 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here towards the end of a Harley Davidson tour of the Florida Coast. Mark and the team were exceptionally helpful and friendly.

The rooms were top notch with a very comfortable bed.

It's the little things that set a chain hotel apart from the rest, warm friendly service and helpful staff, a call to your room to check you have everything you need and a feeling that you are more than just a paying customer.

Would definitely recommend.

Stayed April 2014
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Thank Nomadion
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, May 7, 2014
Thank you for your review! We really enjoyed having you as our guests - you guys were very charming. I am glad you enjoyed your adventure and I hope that, since you wrote this review, that you have made it home safely. Take care and maybe someday we will meet again!
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Lakeland, Florida
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122 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Went for a weekend with the kids for Legoland and shopping. Great location for both. The staff is so friendly and the hotel is the cleanest hotel in Lake Wales! I loved how helpful and knowledgeable the manager was about the area. We stayed at the other hotel in Lake Wales last time and had one problem after another. I loved this hotel! We will be back for sure the next time we are going to be in the area.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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1 Thank Michele C
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mark53546, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven, responded to this review, April 28, 2014
Thank you for your review of our hotel and for your business! We try hard very hard to make every stay a memorable and enjoyable experience, and we are very happy that you enjoyed yours. I will share your remarks with my team - it will make them proud to see that their hard work pays off and encourage them to keep up the good work. Everyone works very hard to make sure that this is a great hotel that guests love. Thank you again.
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Property: Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven
Address: 2953 Ridge Way, Lake Wales, FL 33859-6805
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Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Lake Wales
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Lake Wales
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Lake Wales N - Winter Haven 2.5*
Number of rooms: 82
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn Express - Lake Wales is a brand new 82 room, interior entrance, hotel that offers a hassle-free guest experience, that will make you feel like you are visiting home instead of being on the road. ... more   less 
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