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Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Mattress and pillows were superb! Hey, I'm 67, it's important! Location was good, staff was friendly and attentive, room was clean. Only 2 negatives, towels were good quality but scratchy (change detergent?) and ask for a room on parking lot side (I85 is noisy).

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Ken C, we truly appreciate your feedback and are especially glad you find the beds as comfortable as we do (We agree, it is important!). Thank you also for the few tips. We willll be sure to look into our detergent and will try to pick a room across from the highway for you next time you visit. Thanks again!

Bluffton, South Carolina
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Two instances where the staff went out of their way to be extra helpful. I booked a handicapped accessible room with a roll-in shower. I was not in a wheelchair so I needed a shower seat. The new front desk person came up with one after calling her manager at home. The next morning my wife wanted some ice for...

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Dave S, thank you so much for your kind response. We're glad our staff could do a little extra to make your stay more convenient and comfortable. I'll make sure to personally pass your gratitude along to those that helped you. We look forward to your future stays with us. There are plenty of cinnamon rolls waiting!

Rose Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

What a nice hotel. The area is quaint & the hotel is up a little hill secluded from the town. Large parking lot. Very clean rooms. Staff are great - friendly & accommodating & professional. Safe environment which is very important to me as I travel for work. I had made reservations @ another chain closer to where I was...

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

kittykash123, we're overjoyed that you were so pleased with your stay with us! Your thoughtful review means so much to us. Although we're sorry you had to deal with the inconvenience of your previous hotel losing power, we can't say we're upset you came to us! I'll make sure personally pass on your compliments to the morning staff as well....

Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This location easily meets the standards expected of a Holiday Inn Express. Internet was good and all other aspects were pleasing. Staff and Management were very eager to adapt to my needs and made my stay comfortable and relaxing which was what I needed since I was traveling for business. I will stay here again.

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Tellis9184, we're thrilled that our hotel and staff could meet your needs on your business trip! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to your next stay.

Simpsonville, South Carolina
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We met family here for an overnight stay. The hotel was clean. The staff friendly and the location was very convenient to the interstate. There are not a lot of great food options immediately nearby but there are fast food type places withing a mile or two.They had a nice continetal breakfast but we had other plans so didn't get...

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Thank you, 1steverobin1, for your thoughtful feedback and kind review! We're glad our hotel's location was convenient for your travel plans to see family. Hopefully next time you can spend more time with us and explore Hillsborough more. Historic downtown is less than 2 miles away and is full of delicious, inexpensive restaurants. We look forward to then!

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Great Hotel, Good Night's rest, Super Breakfast, but First Class service. GM Anjan Desai and his wife Meena were the most courteous, professional, and helpful folks I've met in quite some time. The truly made every effort for me to feel like their hotel was my home. THANK-YOU and can't wait to visit again!

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you, surfcityman for your superb review and feedback. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and eagerly look forward to your return. I'll be sure to personally relay your kindness to Anjan and Meena as well.

Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Wow! My mother and I were on a trip to see family in Virginia and our car broke down and we luckily made it here ! Audrey was so sweet and helpful! She made us a fresh pot of coffee with a smile! I would recommend this hotel to anyone!!! A+++

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Ashlee W, thanks so much for your sweet review. We're delighted that you were so happy with your stay with us! Please come again anytime, but preferably went car trouble doesn't force you to! We'll keep AutoZone's number close just in case though. Best of wishes!

Hunt Valley
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This is a very no frills hotel. They do have continental breakfast and wifi. Other than that you will be snacking out of a vending machine.The room and bathroom were clean, but dated. There were some minor maintenance issues - the shower squealed when in use, and the toilet never flushed the first time. Also the grout along the floor...

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

AmyBlue66, thank you so much for your in depth feedback. We truly take each review to heart and consider all suggestions. We're glad your stay accommodated your needs, but we'd like to strive for more. Please give us another chance to show you how hospitable our staff can be. We will polish out the minor maitenance issues in the meantime....

Hillsborough, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We had an extended stay during a snowstorm and the staff was very attentive and friendly. The room was clean and quiet. There was a strange odor coming from the plumbing when we arrived, but maintenance addressed the problem quickly. Thank you!

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Julie M, thank you for your kind feedback! We're glad you could turn to us for a safe stay during the snow storm. We apologize that the plumbing needed a quick fix when you first arrived, but we're glad we could attend to it quickly so that you could enjoy your stay. Please come again!

Holmdel, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We booked a King bedroom suite with a sleeper sofa (for 3 adults). The room was fully made up including the linens for the sofa. Very quiet location about 1 1/2 miles from the little town of Hillsborough. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful recommending restaurants in the area

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Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Joseph D, thank you for your feedback. We're pleased that our hotel was quiet and convenient for your stay. Please come back to stay with us so you can continue to explore our fun, little town!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough Hotel! Our hotel is conveniently located off I-85 and I-40 in a small town that is rich with history. While you are visiting with us in Hillsborough, either on business or pleasure, enjoy some of our various hotel amenities and let our staff assist you with suggestions and directions to our most popular tourist attractions and local companies. Here on Business? Our hotel has complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet access throughout the hotel. We offer a deluxe breakfast bar to get your day started and a cardio room to help you stay healthy. We are located near the following: Research Triangle Park, Duke Hospital, UNC Hospital, Euro Sports, General Electric, Vietri, Thale Construction and Roxboro/Mayo Power Plants. Here on Leisure? Choose from one of our spacious rooms or suites and relax by our outdoor pool during the warmer seasons. We are located near the following attractions: Triangle Sports Plex, Durham Bulls, Dean Smith Center, University of Chapel Hill, Duke University, Duke Chapel, the Dickerson House, and the Colonial Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough

Address: 202 Cardinal Drive, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Region: United States > North Carolina > Hillsborough
Price Range: $130 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough 2.5*
Number of rooms: 83
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Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough (Durham Area Hotel Hillsborough
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Hillsborough Holiday Inn
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