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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens

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Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed one night in this Holiday Inn Express in Athens Ohio and would have no reservations about staying there again. Very attentive employees, great breakfast that will surprise you in terms of the care that is used to prepare it plus the wide selection of choices, clean hotel, fine beds and a good shower. We stayed on a Friday...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Ok... I'm always disappointed with the continental breakfast offered at almost every hotel. Let me tell you, this place has stepped up. The coffee is good. The omelettes are tasty and the cinnamon rolls to die for. Oh, and our room was clean and comfortable. I like the mini Kurig also. We would certainly come back.

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DeWitt, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our snowbird trip, from Michigan to Hilton Head, routed us along Highway 77. This Holiday Inn Express is right off the highway and behind an Applebee's. We were happy with the convenient location both on the way down and back. The staff was very helpful in accommodating us with a pet friendly room on the first floor and close to...

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Royal Oak, Michigan
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on our road trip to South Carolina. The check in clerk was very friendly and helpful. I was disappointed in the room. We saw a fairly large bug (not sure what kind but bigger than a fly or ant) when entering our room. That just creeped me out for the rest of the night. I'm hoping it...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens, responded to this review

Hi BAMW, Thank you for posting a candid feedback from your recent stay with us. It is great to know that you were able to appreciate the service provided by our staff as well as the condition of our beds. However, I was concerned to see that you had some issues with a bug in the room, the air conditioning...

Kennesaw, Georgia
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place. Very happy we got this on Hotwire. Here for softball at OU and within 2 miles. Highly recommended. Large breakfast area, fluffy comfy beds. Nice seating are in rooms. Great spot.

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Thank Jamie1240
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This was our second attempt at this locations. We thought the first visit was just a bad day. The second visit was worse. The room was filthy with food on the floor. The bathroom wasn't clean and there wasn't any hot water. I am surprised that Holiday Inn would have their logo on this hotel.

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Management response:

Kelly B, We are very sorry to hear about your recent stay.The issues you mentioned have been addressed and are being handled appropriately. Thank you for giving us your feedback, it is greatly appreciated!

Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nice property, newly renovated and clean. Good breakfast, clean room, comfortable bed. Nothing extraordinary, but really nice for business travel. Front desk staff, kind and courteous. Would stay here again if I ever am forced back to this town.

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Ravenna, Ohio
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The room was very comfortable with many nice features. Comfortable bed with a clean bathroom. The breakfast was really good with egg omelets, sausage, bacon and ever a pancake maker. The indoor pool was well maintained and very comfortable.

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Thank you rspicer4 for taking the time to tell us about your stay! We are so pleased to hear you had enjoyable stay while visiting family! We are so glad you had the time to enjoy our indoor pool. We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a nice one night stay while travelling thru from North Carolina to Michigan. Typical IHG Express, dependable rooms & breakfast. Other than the building smelled like fish, suspect someone warmed up a meal in the microwave, we had a pleasant stay.

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Athens, Ohio
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Stayed here when had family visiting. Staff was very accommodating because I wanted a particular set of rooms. They got it for me. Breakfasts are very filling and impressive. Our room was quiet, clean and very comfortable. Very accessible location and lots of shopping and eating options close.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Make yourself at home with Holiday Inn Express Athens Ohio. This choice Athens, OH hotel is nestled in the Appalachian Mountains and is perfect for your leisure or business travel needs. Let our professional and friendly staff make your stay enjoyable in our brand new facility. We know you'll fee at home with us. Families will enjoy their stay at this Athens, Ohio hotel, located in one of the most haunted towns in America. Our hotel is close to several haunted attractions including Mt. Nebo, the Koons Spirit Room, the Ridges Cemetery and Old Lunatic Asylum. Our smoke-free hotel is conveniently located near Athens' attractions including the Dairy Barn Arts Center, Fur Peace Ranch, Stuart's Opera House and The Kennedy Museum of Art. Located one mile from Ohio University, our hotel is great for corporate travels. We offer easy access to U.S. Hwy 33 and 50. Columbus OH, Cincinnati and Pittsburgh are within one to three hours by car. Ohio University is one mile and Hocking College is ten miles away. O'Bleness Hospital, Diagnostics Hybrids and Health Recovery Services are each 2 miles from us. Kerr Distributing is 15 miles away. In addition, we offer a 24-hour business center and free high-speed, wired and wireless Internet access to our guests. Stay Smart in our lovely Athens, OH hotel and enjoy a free hot breakfast, a large indoor pool with a spa, and a new fitness center. Let our hotel in Athens be your home in Athens on your next visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens

Address: 555 E State St, Athens, OH 45701-2104
Region: United States > Ohio > Athens
Price Range: $154 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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“Pick room away from highway and the swimming pool, but generally quiet and off the road.”
 of 5 bubbles ralphwilhelm1, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request room with balcony on second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles BJW45701, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Spend a few dollars more if you are traveling with kids and get the suite with the couch. The little extra room makes a huge difference!”
  • Cozy beds!
 of 5 bubbles Lovesitcozy, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Select a room on an upper floor in the rear of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles kv1361, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor was quieter than 2nd”
 of 5 bubbles Reviewer45638, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
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