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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This Holiday Inn is modern, spotless and either new or newly renovated. Staff was very cordial and responsive upon check-in and check-out. Fitness Center was well equipped with 2 treadmills, recumbent bike, free weights, exercise ball, etc. rooms were very comfortable, roomy, and quiet. Pool and hot tub are small but indoors. There is a small restaurant off the lobby....

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Kathy S- Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our 2016 award winning hotel just recently won the highest service award available and we take great pride in offering our guests a clean, comfortable, safe, and enjoyable hotel. Many of our guests appreciate the amenities that...

O'Fallon, Illinois
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a top quality hotel. The rooms are very clean, updated and spacious. I had a king jacuzzi suite for a 5 night stay for a conference and it was excellent. The tub works great and is in a good location in the room, perfect spot to sit back, relax, and have a drink while watching tv. Bed was...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest hockeygoon96- Thank you for the review on TripAdvisor. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay and your king room with jacuzzi. Our guests do find the convenience of having their hotel room and convention all within the same arena. While our hotel makes every attempt to place guests in their rooms when they arrive, occasionally we...

New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We recently stayed here traveling from Houston to Northern Michigan. Like the other 3 times we have stayed here, the staff were very friendly and the rooms clean and comfortable. Since we always arrive late, it is nice to know the restaurant is open til 10pm and the bar is open until 1am. Staff strive to meet our needs and...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Ponygirl53- Thank you for the kind 5 star TripAdvisor review. We appreciate your loyalty to our hotel and repeat stays. Delivering a consistent quality and trouble-free stay is our goal and we're happy to hear that we meet those goals with you and your family. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely,

Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were at this hotel for a family wedding. We arrived on Friday and were greeting by the front desk and given our keys. When we got to the room, the keys didn't work and that was a joy to get corrected with two kids under the age of 2 and all your luggage. The next day, we left our...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Tammie M- Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback in order for our team to correct any issues that may arise during a guest stay. We apologize that your experience with us was not up to the standards we set. We have taking your information and will be discussing with our housekeeping department to determine where the...

Kansas
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wonderful room, great service and great breakfast. We stayed 2 nights for football weekend with game at nearby Champaign, IL. Very nice rooms and lobby. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Great location just off 1-70.

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest wildcat13- Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your sports weekend with us. Our award winning property is close to many events and locations for concerts, sporting events, restaurants, and the crossroads of America to some major cities. We look forward to another visit soon. Sincerely,

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Had to stay at a "regular" Holiday Inn to redeem a certificate and was VERY pleasantly surprised by the AMAZING facility, complete with AWESOME restaurant and Conference Center!!! The room was quite spacious and very clean and comfortable. I did feel very bad for Donna who was at the front desk all alone and had a line of people to...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Theresa T- Thank you for the kind 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel, restaurant, and convention center. Our award winning staff and property put our guests first and value your business. Thank you for recognizing our agent Donna, we will be sure to pass along your compliments to her. We look...

Brookfield, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stopped in Effingham enroute on a personal trip. I found it easy access on/off the interstate; obviously well built because we did not hear any traffic. The lobby was welcoming, full of light and open. The full service restaurant accessible without anyone in the lobby having to watch patrons eat. Excellent breakfast. I'll stay at HI Express more often this...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Cynthia Z- Thank you for the excellent 5 star review rating of your recent stay at our property. We're happy to hear that you found us and enjoyed your stay and the amenities that come with it. Our award winning property and staff take great pride in providing our guest with a unique experience and one of a kind...

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Trip with family. Room for two nights. My Holiday Inn profile requests near an elevator or a ground exit and even called and talked to Karen at desk who looked at my reservation 2 days before arrival. She even said she could move a regular customer and I would be a couple of doors from elevator. Guess what...I was first...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Darrell D- Thank you for your feedback. We apologize that your room location preference could not be met with a better proximity to elevator during your stay. However, our award winning staff did the best they could as far as location since the hotel was sold out for the night you stayed and prior to your arrival. Through no...

Morris, Illinois
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We attended a wake and funeral that was really out in the boonies and found this gem. Great pool and hot tub and excellent breakfast (cheap). Clean room and bathroom. Convenient ice machine. So happy we found it.

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest kschock713- Thank you for the review. We appreciate your review of our property and thank you for being our guest. We wish the circumstances for our encounter were based on different terms and are sorry for your loss. We're glad to hear that our hotel and amenities made your stay a comfortable one and one in which you enjoyed....

Jacksonville, Illinois
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went to Effingham for a business meeting Sunday and Monday in July. Hotel was easy to get to, very clean and the front desk ladies went out of their way to be sure my stay was outstanding. The room I was originally booked into wasn't ready and one of the ladies came looking for me and gave me a different...

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Guest JimJacksonville- Thank you for the kind 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're delighted to hear that your stay was enjoyable and that our award winning staff was able to meet your accommodations with a simple adjustment. Our hotel is conveniently attached to the convention center which is a wonderful benefit enjoyed by all of our business guests. We look...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the center of Effingham, our Holiday Inn is the only hotel with an on-site restaurant and bar. Fully renovated in July 2014. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Effingham

Address: 1301 Avenue of Mid-America, Effingham, IL 62401 (Formerly Hilton Garden Inn Effingham)
Region: United States > Illinois > Effingham
Price Range: $133 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Effingham 3.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn Effingham Hotel Effingham
Hilton Effingham
Effingham Hilton Garden Inn
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#2 Business Hotel in Effingham
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“Get one of their suites. They are very spacious and comfortable.”
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“King suite was nice and roomy.”
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“The higher up the better”
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“There is a busy frontage road on the north side and a 24 hr Walmart on the same side. South side might be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles CruiseLuvr80, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The back is always good but we have stayed front and back without any problems. We always ask for top floor and have been accommodated.”
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