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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW

PricelineUSD 123*
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#24 of 85 Hotels in Raleigh
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 160*
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt this is the HANDS DOWN ** VERY BEST ** H.I. Express my Wife and I have ever visited. From the superbly friendly Front Desk reception, to the beautiful landscaping, wonderful room which was prepared by the very courteous housekeeping staff, and until we waved goodbye at checkout ~~ this stay was second to no other! Great job...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

We truly appreciate this review! We work hard to receive this kind of praise. Hope you'll return soon. Thank you, Milton Hamilton GM

Fayetteville, NC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only got to stay at this location one night, but I would stay here again and again and recommend it to anyone in the area. Location was great and very convenient to downtown, NC State and the greater Raleigh area. Our room was very spacious and clean and the beds/pillows very comfortable. Bathroom nice and clean which is always...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

So glad you could enjoy our property and amenities! It warms our hearts to hear such an awesome review. Come on back soon. In hospitality, Milton Hamilton GM

Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling can be tough. This site really takes care of you, starting with the Front Desk staff. It's like a family homecoming walking in the door. The facility is clean, spacious, and open. Surrounding area looks great. Easily accessible to I-40 and a few minutes to downtown and NCSU.

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

We are really sincere about taking care of our guest, and glad you can feel it. Very nice review. We appreciate your stays with us, and kind words. In hospitality, Milton Hamilton GM

Albemarle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel over a hundred times due to work travel and have just never gotten around to submitting a review until now. The first time I stayed at this establishment dates back to the first month they opened. They hooked me with their fine customer service and I have stayed true to them ever since. I...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your loyalty over the years! We truly work hard to make this not only a great place to stay, but also a great place to work. See you back on your next visit to Raleigh. In hospitality, Milton Hamilton GM

Burnsville, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a conference at NC State and stayed here in May 2017. The location is very close to campus and is just off I-40, which is a plus. But other than a gas station, there is nothing within easy walking distance. If you are flying to town and will be staying here, I suggest getting a rental car. Front desk...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

Thank you for allowing us to accommodate you! I appreciate your feedback on your stay with us, because it creates opportunity for us to enhance our services. Best wishes, Milton Hamilton GM

North Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I say as an attorney I wish there were more Felicia's in customer service. From the moment we walked in to the time she checked us in she had the most beautiful smile and such a warm personality. My wife had just finished Chemo and when we got to our room she said,"baby I love you but that pretty...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

This is a very touching review! I am ecstatic you all had a great stay with us, and we look forward to welcoming you all back. Best wishes, Milton Hamilton GM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is a gem! From check in to check out it was a great stay. Nothing negative to say about this property! We will make THIS hotel our go to when coming to the area from now on. Staff upgraded us for being IHG Gold members to a king suite and the room was beautiful. 4 floors. Indoor pool....

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

Thank you for this past stay, and we certainly would love to have you stay again! In hospitality, Milton Hamilton GM

Richlands, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many things went wrong with my room during this stay (smoke detector battery went out, woke up to the sound of a leak due to a terrible rain storm, power outage, and phone calls to the front desk were somehow re-routed to my room). I stay at this hotel often for business, and the staff never disappoints. With each...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize for all of your inconveniences. We are so appreciative of your willingness to give us a second chance! On your next visit to Raleigh please contact me directly so I can make your reservation, and ensure your next experience will go without incident. My contact information is below. Milton Hamilton GM 919-854-0001 gormanexpress@aol.com

Reviewed 24 March 2017

We always stay here when the Wolfpack are playing! We've never had any problems. Great location, easy to get to the stadium. Breakfast is always good. We're usually in and out, and we've never had any issues with billing or dirty rooms, etc. Nothing fancy or impressive but a solid place to stay and not have to worry about anything...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We appreciate your feedback. We look forward to serving you again. Kindest regards, Milton Hamilton GM

minnesota
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome stay in two parts over two weeks. Thank you to Milton, Shileta, Munir,Jen and Bill. Rooms great Munir sent extra pillows for the 4 of us late at night. Shileta, Bill and Milton all helped when computer issues, though in end was due to flight cancellations, that were inhibiting computer use. Returned due to flight cancellation and 2 Spanish...

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RDUGS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW, responded to this review

You are too kind! Thank you for recognizing our staff and their efforts. It is truly amazing when guest take the time to let us know how we're doing. Your comments will be shared with our entire staff to encourage them. We look forward to your return visit. All the best, Milton Hamilton GM

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel's property boasts an enjoyable country setting while being convenient to all the big city attractions and businesses. The Holiday Inn Express® Raleigh Southwest - NC State hotel is also proud to offer a 100% smoke-free facility and a location just off I-40 at exit 295. With quick access to such businesses as Siemens Training & Development Center, SAS and Cisco in the Raleigh area, our hotel offers corporate guests a quick commute to clients. We also make catching up with out-of-office work a breeze with complimentary high-speed, wireless Internet access, available throughout the hotel, and a Business Center that allows you to print, copy and fax. One of the best things about staying with us is that we're just a few miles from NC State. The hotel's accommodations provide a perfect location for Wolfpack fans and for those attending a concert or athletic event at the RBC Center or the Time Warner Cable Pavilion. Other area attractions include Lake Johnson Park and the North Carolina Museum of Art. Additional hotel amenities, like our indoor, heated swimming pool, whirlpool and Fitness Center, make your stay more enjoyable. Be sure to fill up on sausage, bacon, eggs and our signature cinnamon rolls at the complimentary Express Start Breakfast while you watch one of the 52-inch cable TVs in the Great Room. We look forward to making our hotel your new home in Raleigh! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW

Address: 3741 Thistledown Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606-4676
Region: United States > North Carolina > Raleigh
Price Range: $165 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State SW 2.5*
Number of rooms: 108
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#11 Business Hotel in Raleigh
#17 Romantic Hotel in Raleigh
#19 Family Hotel in Raleigh
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“I always find the upper floors quieter. The facility is well constructed so outside sounds have never bothered me.”
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“First floor by the side exit.”
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“One side looks out on a highway some might not like that.”
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“No scenic views from this hotel but was mostly just there to sleep...go with top floor, end of the hallway.”
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