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“Liked the Holiday Inn Express” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Holiday Inn Express Charleston

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Holiday Inn Express Charleston
Ranked #31 of 60 Hotels in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence
Cumberland, Virginia
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45 reviews
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“Liked the Holiday Inn Express”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2006

This is just your average Holiday Inn Express. It was predictable and good value for the money. The room was clean and neat. All the public areas were clean. The only negative thing I could say was the front desk clerk was not very nice - but she was left by herself to handle quite a bit of incoming guests.

  • Stayed May 2006
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2006

We spent three nights at this location while exploring the city of
Charleston by day. The entire staff was friendly and articulate which is a must for me. The pool was clean,well lit, and properly cholorinated which the teenagers enjoyed. The boat dealership next door was just a bit of serendipity for my husband. Staff recommended great places to eat and offered discout coupons to us. We were not use to the flat, rather than fitted, sheets but the beds were great to crawl into at the end of the day. The spider on the wall was promptly remove by the managment. The tour bus of older retired folks were loud and noisy when they arrived at night. The numerous items for a quick start breakfast were well presented and plentiful.

  • Stayed May 2006
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2004

I don't have a single complaint. Staff was very helpful and made excellent recommendations for where to go and what to see. Hotel room clean, bathroom very clean. Provided with microwave and refigerator in room. The location was great, just a few miles from town and accross the street from the mall. Also close to great restaurants. And the best of all it was the BEST RATE IN TOWN and still close to action.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2004

We were driving to Charleston, SC and a rain storm started. We decided to stop at the first recognizable hotel we saw and ended up at the Holiday Inn Express. We thought we were lucky because the place was almost completely booked. I was expecting a simple but clean hotel and while the lobby looked fine everything else was a disappointment. The hallways had a strange smell -which reminded me of backup sewage. The low dark ceiling probably held the smell. Our room's carpet was dirty - spotty I always had on shoes. While watching TV I saw a large Roach on the wall. I tried to attacked but it escaped under loose carpet. I had to move all the luggage off the floor. In the morning we mentioned our unwanted guest to the front desk - we were told they spray weekly. Guess the need to spray daily, I'm not going back.

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Charleston

Property: Holiday Inn Express Charleston
Address: 1943 Savannah Highway, Charleston, SC 29407-6250
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Charleston
#23 Family Hotel in Charleston
#27 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#31 Business Hotel in Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Charleston 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Charleston is the perfect choice for value and convenience, located five miles from Historic Downtown Charleston and Charleston International Airport. At check-in, enjoy freshly baked cookies and icy lemonade. In addition, our friendly staff will assist in your plans to explore Charleston shopping, Charleston golf, Charleston area beaches, great local Charleston restaurants and many other Charleston attractions. For your convenience, tours are available with convenient pick up from our lobby. Our friendly staff will assist you with Charleston tour packages, directions and discount coupons. Charleston Annual Special Events & Festivals (within 5 miles of hotel) Southeastern Wildlife Expo (February) Charleston Food & Wine Festival (February) Festival of House & Gardens (March) Flower Town Festival (April) Cooper River Bridge Run (April) Charleston Cajun Festival (April) Family Circle Cup (Tennis April) Spoleto & Piccolo Spoleto Festival (May-June) ... more   less 
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Holiday Inn Express Charleston (Us 17 And i-526)
Holiday Inn Express Charleston (Us 17 & i-526) Hotel Charleston
Holiday Inn Charleston
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