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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area)

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

The house keeping actually left my room half cleaned and was shocked to see it on my return. Called front office and told them of the condition and then Eric came up who was actually the electrical foreman, apologised for the condition then went on to clean, make my room. And then waived a days room rent. The best was...

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Greetings From Your Friends at the Holiday Inn Express! Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We appreciate the feedback and I apologize for your room not being cleaned that day. I am glad Eric was able to get the room cleaned for you. Thank you for recognizing his efforts! We cross-train all our Team Members, just...

Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We booked holiday inn express one year in advance because it seemed like a nice hotel for our wedding block. However when we called to confirm the block when we were told to they had lost the room block. They apologized and could only offer 10 rooms opposed to the 20 to 30 and doubled the price to $189. We...

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Dear Drewuofu, I understand your disappointment and assure you that if there was a group contract or reservation confirmation numbers, we would honor that commitment. Since nothing was actually booked or confirmed, I am unable to displace Guests that have confirmed reservations. I agree that it would definitely be bad business practice to not honor a signed group contract. I...

Frankfort, Illinois
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Part II was very fast and easy. The lobby is beautiful and spacious. Our room was very neat and clean. I always check the bathroom right away when I enter a hotel room and the bathroom was spotless. No mold no mildew and everything was clean. The showerhead is excellent and the water pressure is very very good. The room...

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Greetings From Your Friends at the Holiday Inn Express! Thank you for writing a review and providing some great feedback! I am glad you were happy with the cleanliness and level of service that you received. I am sorry to hear that the comfort of the mattress was not good for you and your wife. We start renovating our hotel...

Wheaton
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Typical Holiday Inn Express. Room was clean, bed was comfortable, breakfast was very good. Staff was friendly. I did not notice any loud noise for a Friday night. Price was in my range for this type of hotel.Hotel is due for an update this summer and it does need it.

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Greetings From Your Friends at the Holiday Inn Express! Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and yes we are undergoing a renovation starting in June! We are very excited and hope you will come back to see the changes the next time you are in the area. It will...

Chicago
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I stay at Holiday Inns for a budget friendly, clean hotel experience. The Holiday Inn in Champaign is no exception. There are way more parking spaces then needed, so there is no need to worry if you are driving. We booked a standard room (2 queens) for our family of 4. The room was ready on time, was clean, and...

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Greetings From Your Friends at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites! Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! We greatly appreciate the feedback and are glad you enjoyed your stay. We have a lot of exciting things in the works and will be undergoing a renovation this summer. We will be adding mini-refrigerators and microwaves to every...

Modesto, CA
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Good price, nice roomy room upgrade, love the curved desk in the room/ so much easier to work at. Desk chair was comfy too. Staff very friendly and helpful. Like the nearby Urban Garden Restaurant. No problems with Internet. Good lighting in bathroom.

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lrittenhouse, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Greetings From Your Friends at the Holiday Inn Express! Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to write the review! We greatly appreciate the feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again, if you are ever in the Champaign-Urbana area! Yours in Hospitaliy, Laura and Team

Elsah, Illinois
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

No microwave or refrigerator in room. Expected based on add. Staff said they no longer have. Need to update advertising. Quiet and clean room. Standard breakfast. Staff friendly. Expected more for price and location. Will probably try another hotel next time.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area), responded to this review

Dear Dennis F, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback. I am pleased you found our room accommodations satisfactory and our staff service friendly. However, please accept my sincerest apology for the inconvenience you had for the lack of amenities in the room. We will address this and I hope when you will return you will see...

Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We had an excellent room (upgrade to larger room) and very pleased. Room and public areas very clean. Pros; Comfortable bed Clean bathroom Neat station on ground floor to get both water and ice Friendly staff, especially in breakfast area Cons: Shower head too high. I am am 6'5" and could just reach it. Had to move it for my...

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Modesto, CA
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Called to make my reservation early in the day and something was going on with their computer system, was on phone 8-9 minutes for a simple reservation and ended up calling a second time when it did not show up on my upcoming IHG reservations. Should have asked for extra points for my inconvenience. When we got to hotel first...

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chicago, illinois
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights and enjoyed it quite well. The hotel is new and clean and well furnished and organized. The front desk staff is welcoming and really friendly. Dorothy in the breakfast area is sweet as can be- so good at what she does and concerned with high quality and excellent service. The young lady who cleaned our room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • 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
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay Smart at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Champaign-Urbana, IL (U of I Area) home of the University of Illinois! We are pleased to offer free high-speed Internet access and are 100% non-smoking. While staying with us join us for our famous Express Start breakfast which includes hot items as well as the world s best tasting cinnamon rolls. Located by the university access corridor, Lincoln Avenue, you are a short two mile drive from the heart of the University of Illinois, including the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, the Spurlock Museum, Campbell Alumni Center, Mills Breast Cancer Institute, U of I Admissions and Records, Beckman Institute and Illini Union and Memorial Stadium - home of Fighting Illini football and the University of Illinois Assembly Hall. Also near the Holiday Inn Express in Urbana are the quaint downtowns of Urbana and Champaign, the local Amtrak station, FlightStar and Frasca (C16) International Airports. Closest Airport: U of I Willard Airport (CMI) Closest hospitals: Carle Foundation Hospital/Carle Clinic & Provena Covenant Medical Center We re here, ready with all you need to make your trip to Champaign/Urbana a success. We re the Holiday Inn Express! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area)

Address: 1003 W Killarney St, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-1036
Region: United States > Illinois > Champaign-Urbana > Urbana
Price Range: $148 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Urbana-Champaign (U of I Area) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Holiday Inn Urbana
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