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Holiday Inn Express & Suites

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Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

Nice, new hotel. Breakfast had good selection. Beds were relatively comfortable. Refrigerator and microwave in room. Convenient location next to a Walmart for anything a traveler may have forgotten to pack.

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Tony_GM_and_Bart_GSM, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, responded to this review

We always appreciate any feedback we receive from our guests. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast and the facilities we do the best we can to keep things looking and feeling like a brand new hotel.

Machesney Park, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Very clean. Definitely would recommend. Breakfast was nice. Treadmill was a little unstable. Stayed on third floor very quiet. Beautiful lobby,friendly check in. Tried to book a room in October for parents weekend but they would only take reservations for 2 nights. Very upsetting about that

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 15 July 2013

I will never stay at another hotel in bloomington, unless it's this one!!! The staff are very welcoming as soon as you walk in the door, and make you feel as if your kings and queens. The man who checked us in was so very polite and not only recommended places to eat, but showed us as well on a...

Thank Alyssa D
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Booked for two nights at the last minute due to the original hotel we booked in the area being uninhabitable. Staff was great, room was clean, breakfast was good. Wal-mart was across the street. Biaggis restaurant nearby was excellent. We were very happy and would stay there again.

Thank CB84OH
Willowbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Very nice place-- good continental breakfast and the rooms were super clean. I would definitely go back. What's nice is that the hotel is in a neighborhood with a lot of chain restaurants: Panera is right across the parking lot, Subway is across the street (in Walmart?) and there are many other restaurants nearby. The pool/whirlpool was nice too.

Thank Joe C
Puyallup, Washington
Reviewed 2 July 2013

I was VERY HAPPY with the hotel. Gorgeous place, VERY friendly and helpful staff..really made me feel right at home. My room was very clean, and the breakfast was totally awesome!! I was in Illinois to do some Paranormal investigating, and to come back to such a wonderful hotel after being up all night was a definite plus!! Thanks guys...

1Thank Kathy L
Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We were passing through Bloomington/Normal and wanted to stay at this particular Holiday Inn Express because we were told it was great. It was! The outside had natural stone. Very well done. The lobby was decorated beautifully, quite grand! The rooms were obviously well thought out, very chic. One observation I had was that the employees all were happy! This...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 30 April 2013

I was in Bloomington Normal for a family reunion and my husband and I stayed at this hotel. The staff was very accommodating, and they go out of their way to ensure a pleasant stay. This hotel was recently remodeled and very tastefully done. We had a suite on the 2nd floor and it was stunning. A nice sitting room...

Thank Natasha F
Tony_GM_and_Bart_GSM, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay with us. We always appreciate any feedback guests may have. Hope to see you at the next reunion!

Morris, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 24 April 2013

I had an absolute wonderful experience in this Holiday Inn. The staff was so helpful and friendly. The location is perfect, located around all the shopping and restaurants. There was an excellent hot breakfast with a variety to choose from, but most of all the place was so clean! It seemed very newly renovated so it felt like I was...

Thank Jill B
Tony_GM_and_Bart_GSM, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you we are glad we feel like home to you. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Englewood, Florida
Reviewed 21 April 2013 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here one night on our way back from Florida. The desk clerk was one of the happiest and most pleasant clerks I have encountered in my travels. Our King Executive room was spacious, clean and comfotable. We had a restful, quiet night and left the next morning too early for breakfast. We did have the...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bloomington Normal Holiday Inn Express & Suites. Whether you come by way of the Central Illinois Regional Airport or by train, make the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bloomington Normal, Illinois your home away from home. We are centrally located to all of your destinations including: Illinois State University, Redbird Arena, Illinois Wesleyan University, US Cellular Coliseum, the Children's Discovery Museum, and the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. If you are traveling on business, you cannot find a better place to begin and end your business day. We are centrally located near State Farm Insurance, Country Companies, Bridgestone/Firestone, Mitsubishi, OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and Bromenn Medical Center. If it is shopping you want, we are less than 1 mile from the Shoppes at College Hills, and only 2 miles from Eastland Mall. Wal-Mart and Meijer are within walking distance and are open 24 hours. Dick's Sporting Goods, Borders, and Bed, Bath and Beyond are just on the other side of our property and several restaurants and movie theaters are within walking distance. So please join us for our Express Start breakfast buffet, our tropical pool area with Jacuzzi and fitness center. Hot breakfast buffet free! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Address: 1715 Parkway Plaza Dr, Exit 167 I-55, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761
Region: United States > Illinois > Bloomington-Normal > Normal
Price Range: $125 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Holiday Inn Express And Suites
Holiday Inn Normal
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Normal Holiday Inn
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#3 Family Hotel in Normal
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“We liked our main floor room so we could just walk down the hall to the pool and hot tub. The soundproofing is excellent.”
croweli, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for 3rd floor very quiet. Had minifridge and microwave”
jbrantmeier, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Since I did not like the elevator waiting area, I wondered if I should have requested first floor”
m_b_00000, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is much quieter without as much foot traffic”
SMars1111, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“Stay at he Candlewood Suites next door...they were wonderful”
Mama-C-Diddy, 17 May 2015 | Read review
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