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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We made a same day reservation on a last minute trip and were pleasantly surprised to find a new big city style Holiday Inn Express. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was included and wonderful. Recommended.

1Thank VOjoe
waco, tx
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Clean, pool was nice, breakfast was awesome. Elevator a little noise. Room was clean. Welcome literature and Express check out literature were nice from the general manager. Right in the middle of everything. Will stay again!

1Thank bizygirl43
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We have stayed here three times, twice with our basketball team and once with our volleyball team. The manager at the hotel always makes sure we have everything we need and all our rooms ready when we arrive. The hotel staff is so accommodating and WE LOVED the Hot Wings and Refreshments served in the lobby, it was great. Breakfast...

1Thank Jennifer W
Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Made a reservation , on the road, during a rain storm . Could have taken advantage of us and charged more. Best room on our trip. Everything worked and very clean. This is one of the best holiday inn's we have stayed.

1Thank Arlan H
Lubbock, Texas
Reviewed 10 December 2015

There was a mix up with my reservation at first when I had called. I talked to the desk clerk Presley on the phone, and she got it fixed for me right away!!! Then when I arrived she had everything ready for me, and was awesome!! I had the pleasure of meeting the manager, Joni the next morning at check...

1Thank mway675
The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Even though they don't have much competition, the people here go out of their way to meet your needs. Joni does a great job and everyone is very pleasant. The breakfast is typical but well done and always fresh. Hotel is clean and well maintained. Highly recommended!

1Thank GaryATraveler
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We stayed at the Holiday Inn, because we were going to a rodeo in Athens and going to do the zipline the next day. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the rooms were clean and the breakfast was good. We will stay here again if in the area. They have an indoor swimming pool and you could walk to...

1Thank Tammie L
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

TOP Notch! EXCELLENT RATING ALL THE WAY AROUND!! Customer service is the best I've seen in a long time. These people have there stuff together & Housekeeping Excellent JOB!!!! Quiet place & Great dinning close by.

1Thank Mark B
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I (and my coworkers) recently spent about a month at this hotel on business, and I have to say that they have THE best, and most accommodating staff Ever! Whatever we needed, they were on it in a heartbeat, and they were friendly, charming, and really & truly NICE! They went "above and beyond the call of duty" to make...

Thank elissejo
Cheyenne A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Good evening elissejo, Thank you so much for all your kind words about our staff and our facilities here in Athens. I am glad that everyone was able to make your stay as easy as possible. We try our best to ensure that every guest feels at home and make sure we do everything in our power to assist any...

Dumas, Texas
Reviewed 22 July 2015

stayed on 2nd floor directly across from elevator....room was quiet except you could hear kids as they ran down the hall to/from elevator....room faced road but could not hear it.....breakfast was quite nice....plenty to select from for all ages....lobby small but comfortable.....staff very friendly...

Thank melody t
Cheyenne A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Good evening melody t, Thank you so much for completing a review for our property! We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to let other know that you enjoyed your stay and that we were able to exceed your expectations, especially about the noise. I know this is usually a complaint for most travels at their hotels...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come stay at our hotel and see what East Texas hospitality is all about. It is our goal to provide you with comfortable, welcoming surroundings and exemplary service to ensure a stress-free stay. Visitors appreciate our convenient location on TX-31 in Athens's newest business district, which is just one mile from downtown. With Lake Athens, Cedar Creek Lake just a short drive away, our property provides easy access to a wealth of outdoor activities. (Currently our pool is under renovation. In order to provide a better experience for our guests we are updating several areas of the hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience, and will have the pool area available as soon as possible.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites

Address: 1119 E Tyler St, Athens, TX 75751-2145
Region: United States > Texas > Athens
Price Range: RM392 - RM829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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“upper floors may be less exposed to noise, but think our experience was not the norm.”
 of 5 bubbles tb7855, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Select a room on highest floor, 3, and at back of hotel.”
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“3rd floor is a quieter area”
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“Rooms are large, close to great spots to eat, wonderful staff!!!!!!!”
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