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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently spent the night here, in town for a family wedding. This hotel was terrific. The rooms were clean and nicely furnished. The staff was very friendly and helpful, from the people at the front desk (special mention of Robert and Jude, both great!) to the housekeeping staff. The breakfast was well prepared and very ample, with a wide...

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed one night for business. Noisy hotel, small inadequate lobby. Loud room--no bottled water, and tap water not drinkable. Good amount of hot water. Free breakfast that wasn't appealing. Slow elevators. The front desk staff is really walled off from the guests.

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Alice M, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am sorry to hear that your experience with us was less than exceptional. I will pass our review along to the rest of the team so we can improve on the overall experience in the future. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, C. Lewis...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable for two adults and two two teenagers. We would stay here again. Roomy breakfast area, clean hotel, friendly staff. Walking distance to Independence Hall and easy stop for Uber to pick us up and drop us off. It was also walking distance from a SEPTA stop where we took the subway to the Amtrak station.

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Mauka96797, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and were able to take advantage of our fantastic location and complimentary breakfast! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Sincerely, C. Lewis Administrative Assistant/HR Manager

West Middlesex, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice one night stay. Room was clean and comfortable. Beds were nice. Staff was great. Convenient location and proximity to subway. Two cautionary comments: First everything seemed expensive to me including the $27 parking next door. Second, the complimentary breakfast was fine except they ran out of coffee and took too long to replace.

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Joehadenough, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I will be sure to pass your review along to the rest of the staff so we can improve upon our guests' experience in the future, particularly regarding the lack of coffee during breakfast. We look forward...

Oakhurst, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4:30pm on the second day of our stay, we came back from all day activity to relax. Our room wasn't ready, no one ever came in to clean it...I mean 4:30pm? seriously? and every weekend, there's a marching band parade going on outside. It is so loud that our children are having a tough time falling asleep at 11:30PM. Hotel...

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

SamSuy, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I'm sorry to hear about your experience at our hotel. Unfortunately, due to our location, outside noise is sometimes our of our control. I will be certain to pass your review along to the rest of the team so we can come up with a solution to prevent this...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel is updated, the room was clean. Comfy beds. This is right downtown Philly. Perfect location for walking to near by shopping, food, and site seeing. The only downfall is the water on the 16th floor takes really long to get hot.

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Mnichole, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that you were able to take advantage of our fantastic location during your stay with us! I will let maintenance know about the issue you experienced with the water on the 16th floor so it can be resolved as quickly as possible. We look...

Needham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall we enjoyed our stay at this hotel. We chose it due to the fact that it was within walking distance of the Philadelphia Amtrak station and the historical sites that we hoped to visit. Our stay didn't start on the right foot though as we arrived prior to the 3:00 check-in time and our room was not ready until...

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/ HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Rockwood13, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that enjoyed your room and breakfast, but am sorry to hear that you had an issue with your check-in and with your air-conditioning unit. I will pass this onto our maintenance department to ensure that this issue gets resolved. Thank you for choosing to...

San Marcos, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I first walked into the lobby, I thought it looked a bit outdated and worn down. Luckily, when I got to my room, I was much more satisfied. The rooms are a bit larger than many downtown hotels, which was nice. We had a great view of Philadelphia from our room. Everything seemed to work well in the room,...

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Seth F, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I will definitely pass your comments along to our team. We are currently in the process of upgrading our breakfast menu to include healthier choices. Thank you for your comments, and we look forward to welcoming...

Southeast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay at a lot of HIE's and I would classify this one as "okay." The breakfast offerings are the same as most HIE sites. So it is nice to have something right in the hotel, but it is "okay." The room was a good size, but I barely got any sleep because of all night sewer work with jackhammers....

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

SoutheastJack, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am sorry to hear that we did not exceed your expectations during your stay with us. I will have maintenance look into the issue you had with the ceiling in your room. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Sincerely, C. Lewis Administrative Assistant/HR...

Kranj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff is friendly and helpfull. Rooms are clean and comfortable enough. Everything what we needed was at a short walking distance. The hotel has a subway station around the corner that takes everywhere u want to in Phily. also has a parking lot adjacent , were you can leave your car for a few hours after checking out. What...

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HIEXmidtown, Administrative Assistant/HR Manager at Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, responded to this review

Ales A, Thank you for your review of Holiday Inn Express Midtown! I am glad to hear that you found our staff friendly, and our rooms clean and comfortable. However, I am sorry to hear that you did not like our breakfast options. We are currently in the process of upgrading our breakfast menu to include some healthier choices for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover all that Downtown Philadelphia has to offer at the convenient, clean and comfortable Holiday Inn Express Midtown Philadelphia. In the heart of Center City, you will have access to shopping, dining, entertainment and the arts. Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia Midtown is within walking distance to various historic sites including: Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and the Betsy Ross House. Our hotel is convenient to many other attractions including the Pennsylvania Convention Center, the Avenue of the Arts, Philadelphia's Restaurant Row, Penn's Landing, Philadelphia Zoo and Museum area. A short subway ride away are professional sports venues: Lincoln Financial Field, Wachovia Center, and Citizens Ball park. Getting there is fast and convenient. Easy access to all major highways and only 8 miles from the Philadelphia International Airport, you ll spend less time in traffic and more time doing what you came to Philadelphia to do. Whether you re coming to Philadelphia for business or pleasure, rest assured your room at the Holiday Inn Express Midtown Philadelphia is your personal retreat. Relax and make the most of your day. Amenities such as free High-Speed Wireless Internet throughout the hotel, Complimentary Hot Breakfast Bar, Outdoor Pool, 32 LCD/HD TV s and comfortable bedding means every night is a great night and every day starts right. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown

Address: 1305 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4566
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Price Range: $166 - $351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 168
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia Midtown Hotel Philadelphia
Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#32 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#40 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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“try higher rooms or rooms not facing front of building”
 of 5 bubbles rockwood13, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Ask for as high as possible to get the views”
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“The higher the floor the better. There is a lot of construction in center city during the night time so its better to be on a higher floor.”
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“We had a fairly high floor which was great.”
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