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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University

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1000 Export St, Lexington, KY 40504-2683 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Sonya C
Lafayette, Indiana
225
Reviewed yesterdayvia mobile
Typical..I love holiday inn express..great breakfast...check in was great ..only complaint no exhaust fan in bathroom and 1st shower of the day took for ever to get warm..but did not run out of hot water
Thank Sonya C
Douglas H
Crestwood, Kentucky
55961
Reviewed 1 week agovia mobile
I stayed here on a Saturday night after attending a Kentucky basketball game. The location is close to Rupp Arena and Kroger Field. It is also close to several restaurants within walking distance. My room 226 is directly over the breakfast area, I guess, because I could hear what sounded like a lot of people making a lot of noise. The free breakfast was good. Overall, I would stay here again.
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Companion797878
30
Reviewed 30 Oct. 2018
This Holiday Inn Express Hotel is a good place to stay for any downtown activities. Easy access and plenty of free parking. WiFi was provided as advertised and the staff was very professional. Frequent travelers were awarded with a warm chocolate cookie which added to pleasure of the visit.
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kksCS
Colorado Springs, Colorado
20
Reviewed 4 Oct. 2018
Our room was really clean and bright, the beds comfortable, very friendly and helpful staff.
The breakfast could use some more healthy options. I tried the decaf coffee, which was unfortunately a disappointment - tasted more like lukewarm acid.
Overall we were very satisfied.
Thank kksCS
Li3z
Bucharest, Romania
12190
Reviewed 6 Aug. 2018via mobile
Stayed here for two weeks in June. One week in a room with an uneven number, which I would recommend over that with an even number at the end, where I stayed the second week. The view is better for the uneven number and ai loved to keep the window open and get fresh air in the room as opposed to the other one where you saw the highway.
Breakfast acceptable and very easy walking distance to the University. Good sleep quality!
Thank Li3z
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About
Description
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington Downtown at the University of Kentucky UK. This downtown Lexington, KY hotel is located just blocks from the campus of the University of KY UK & More minutes from several area hospitals. We are also conveniently located 5 miles from Lexington Bluegrass Airport (LEX) & I-75/I-64 Interstate access. This downtown Lexington, KY hotel is less than 1 mile from the Lexington Convention Center & Rupp Arena. For horse lovers, this Keeneland Hotel is just a short drive from the track, the Red Mile & numerous Kentucky Horse Park events.Our corporate amenities include free high-speed Internet access, meeting room & 24-hour business center. Hospitals: University of Kentucky UK Chandler Medical Center, Saint Joseph Hospital, Central Baptist Hospital & Good Samaritan HospitalBusinesses: IBM, Lexmark, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, PNC, Central Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Fasic-Tipton, Ashland & UPSLocal Attractions: Bluegrass Lexington Airport LEX, Keeneland Horse Racing, Lexington Convention Center, Rupp Arena, University of Kentucky, UK Commonwealth Stadium, Red Mile, & Transylvania University.Visit Lexington, KY Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express hotel while attending the following Lexington events:Fayette County High School Graduation 6/4-6/5Junior League Horse Show at the Red Mile 7/6-7/12AAU Basketball 7/13-19 Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
USD 99 - USD 211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Lexington- Downtown / University
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Holiday Inn Lexington
,
Holiday Inn Express Lexington
,
Lexington Holiday Inn
Location
United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
USD 99 - USD 211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Lexington- Downtown / University
,
Holiday Inn Lexington
,
Holiday Inn Express Lexington
,
Lexington Holiday Inn
Location
United States > Kentucky > Lexington
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sheilab978
23 November 2017|
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Response from k4la | Reviewed this property |
We had a king suite and there was a microwave and fridge in the room
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Joan D
27 September 2017|
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Response from Thither47 | Reviewed this property |
It would be a long walk along busy highway (Virginia Avenue). I don't recall seeing sidewalks along part of Virginia. It is a short drive to campus though, so an intrepid person could probably walk. We got lucky and... More
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Yvette S
4 April 2017|
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Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
Hi Yvette! Unfortunately, this location does not have an airport shuttle. However, taking a taxi or uber from the Bluegrass Airport shouldn't cost you any more than $10-$15. Thank you!
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Room Tips
"indoor pool, hot tub, good breakfast choices, fitness room, close to good restaurants"
chanelwaddell
30 May 2018
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"You are beside a city street and trains (tracks adjoin the back parking lot) do run at night."
96fredt
1 Apr. 2018
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"Try a different hotel, away from the rail tracks."
Tom1951
7 Nov. 2017
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"Fourth floor was quiet and easily accessable"
885bonniec
27 Jul. 2017
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