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Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East

HIExpress.comUSD 99*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 130*
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were heading south and stopped here for a night. It is centrally located, and has lots of food in a short drive. The staff is excellent and very helpful. The rooms are older, and as a consequence things don't quite work well. The toilet on our room ran on and off most of the night, and the AC didn't...

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East Rutherford, New Jersey
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I stayed for one night at this hotel (we were attending a wedding in the area). Basically, picked it off a list of hotels - did not know what to expect. The hotel is situated right next to another hotel at the top of a hill (great view of the area below). Short drive to a nice...

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Tom S, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East, responded to this review

Herrick71, Thank you for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We take great pride in our hotel and serving you, our guests. Our central Wilkes-Barre location makes us an idea choice for those visiting the Northeast PA region. We can't wait to welcome you again.

Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

It generally me HIX standards. Its easy enough to find with GPS help. Front desk was fine. Food at breakfast was standard. There are not many restaurant close but if drive around the mall a little ways there are many choices. There is also a Wegmans market close and worth a visit.

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Astoria, NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent staff, clean and a terrific free breakfast that is filled with many choices. They replenish quickly. Rooms are large and very clean. Friendly staff members will serve with a smile. I would glad to go back for a short stay again

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start off by saying the staff we encountered was very nice and friendly, and breakfast was wonderful but the hotel itself left a lot to be desired. It was looking very run down. Our room was extremely small and cramped. The floors were not properly vacuumed (I found toe nail clippings near our window..ewww!) Maybe the room size...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East, responded to this review

Dear cristinasorina, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are happy to know that you found our staff to be very nice and friendly. On the other hand, we would like to apologize for not living up to your expectations regarding our room cleanliness and beds. Reviews like yours are very...

Pittston, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed with the kids and it had everything we needed. Easy check in and friendly, helpful staff. The pool and hot tub area were great with great hours from 7am to 10:30 at night, which is great compared to many hotels that close their pools way to early for teens and pre-teens. Breakfast was served for 3.5 hours in the...

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I will say this that I am a very "no frills" type of traveller. I don't care about wifi, etc that is or isn't offered. I only look for a comfortable sleep in a clean room. 1) Our room was quite small for a family of two adults and two children. A person has to walk sideways between the bed...

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Michael N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East, responded to this review

Hello dwry, Thank you for staying with us during your recent visit to Wilkes Barre. I apologize for the issues you & your family experienced. We will work to improve upon the areas you mentioned. We appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We are excited to be starting our renovation process later this year. Thank you for choosing our...

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Alyssa, I believe, at the counter was very personable & kind & upgraded me to another room when I mentioned my fridge in my room was kinda noisy & I got a great night of sleep. Very quiet & both rooms were really well kept. Nice crisp sheets & towels & well stocked room. Pool & hot tub were right...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Stayed for a softball tournament, when we booked they were doing pool renovations but assured us that the pool would be open when we came (booked 2 months in advanced). We had requested to put everyone close, made sure they had the names and all. They put most of the team together (2 families got stuck on another floor, when...

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Michael N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East, responded to this review

Hello ErinS001, Thank you for staying with us during your visit to Wilkes Barre. We apologize for the issues you experienced and that our pool was undergoing renovations during your stay. The newly renovated beautiful pool area is now open after a few setbacks we experienced. We would be happy to serve you again and make it right! Please feel...

Tambor, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We recently spend a week at the Holiday Inn Express while visiting a relative in the hospital.It is a well maintained motel near the Mohegan Sun resort and major highways. While they do not have a restaurant ,there are many in the area.They do serve a buffet breakfast with many choices.They also have a 'room service' menu with food delivered...

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Michael N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East, responded to this review

Hello puravidaTambor, We appreciate you choosing our Holiday Inn Express for your recent visit to Wilkes Barre. Thank you for your feedback and we hope you visit us again! Sincerely, Michael Nafus General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Wilkes-Barre East. We welcome you to historic Wilkes-Barre and our hotel, the newly renovated Holiday Inn Express. Located in the Pocono foothills, this Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania hotel is ideal for business & leisure travelers with its easy access to I-81 and Hwy. 315. Business travelers seeking Wilkes-Barre accommodations will appreciate our hotel's courtesy shuttle to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport (AVP), just eight miles away. We re convenient to businesses such as Fortune Fabrics, American Silk and the Social Security Center. Additionally, the Veterans Administration Hospital is one mile away. Leisure travelers enjoying a getaway to the Poconos will love our location. From a heritage tour to a sporting weekend, we want to be your home away from home. Our hotel in Wilkes-Barre is a great starting point for day trips to Rickett s Glen State Park, and we re only one mile from the Mohegan Sun Casino. Wachovia Arena is three miles away. This newly renovated Wilkes-Barre hotel offers you one of the best hotel deals in Wilkes-Barre. We offer a courtesy shuttle for trips within a mile of our hotel. From our indoor heated pool (opening Sept 2009) to the on-site fitness center, our hotel has upgraded amenities you can enjoy. In addition, our high-speed, wireless Internet access helps you stay connected. So on your next visit to the Diamond City, Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express hotel in Wilkes-Barre, PA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East

Address: 1063 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6926
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Luzerne County > Wilkes-Barre
Price Range: $130 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East 2.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East Hotel Wilkes-Barre
Wilkes-Barre Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre
Hampton Inn Wilkes-Barre
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“The highway was out of the back of the hotel, perhaps request a room that faces the front.”
Jpm383, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Better to have view on the city than on the mountains”
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“Ask for the "early to bed" area....maybe if enough people ask for it, the hotel will create one.”
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“All the rooms are the same.”
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“Choose a room facing the front of the hotel overlooking the valley.”
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