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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

New hotel on the southside of town. Convenient to restaurants & shopping. Large rooms that are quiet & clean. Continental breakfast & newspaper. Small gym. Plenty of parking. Reasonable rates. The only downside is had was the bed was a bit high & if you are short it is a bit hard to get into.

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The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nearly new Holiday Inn Express. I believe it opened in September or October 2016 so everything is fresh and clean. The staff is friendly and the facilities are all good. The location is good, particularly if you're looking for a hotel on the south side of Lakeland, or near Florida Southern College. However the design of the...

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Naples, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quick check in, modern, new and clean facility. Great amenities I.e., fridge in room, microwave, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and board. Plenty of electrical outlets in room. Breakfast buffet was acceptable with lots of choices. Site pictures do not do the lobby justice. Very modern.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a new hotel and is very beautiful. The staff is tremendous. Great breakfast as usual. Good beds and pillow. The TV is huge! Loved it. Also the TV in the breakfast room is a curved giant screen. About 80"! Also the blackout curtains in the room really do block out the light. There are a couple of things...

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stayed at this location during the Christmas holidays. The staff was very nice and helpful. This location is new, so the décor was very pleasant. The hotel is set back from the road so no road noise at night. Standard buffet offering for breakfast which was ok. If they improve the breakfast offering I would give this a 5...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great newer facility. Fast check in. Tall ceilings. Great beds. Huge rooms. Well decorated, modern decor. Luggage bench big enough for two bags. Charging outlets all over the place. 3 X 5 ft shower! Free Wi-Fi. Good lighting. Reasonably priced. Free breakfast. Everything worked and was clean. This place will make up for all those other places you have stayed...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 24 November 2016

As some of the other reviews have stated, this hotel is brand new - open in mid-August 2016. I was told by one of the employees that this property was built new from the ground up, not a refurbished property. As you might expect from a new hotel, it is very clean with modern amenities. Easy access to the hotel...

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Valdosta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Interesting decor, squeaky clean and a great breakfast. Delores is the best. She keeps the breakfast area running beautifully. The hotel is far enough off of S. Florida Ave to be quiet even in the street facing rooms. Cheddars restaurant is almost in the hotel parking lot and is very busy making it a challenge to get to the hotel.

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Florida Panhandle, Florida
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I only found out after arriving late to the hotel that they were not pet friendly. Had to scramble to find other accommodations. The lady at the desk was nice but only offered that I could drive to tampa or winter haven for a pet friendly option. I ended up at the la quinta just down the road.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lakeland South, responded to this review

Dear kellyhorton, Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. It is truly regrettable that you did not fully enjoy your time with us. Allow me to apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced due to shortfalls on some of our amenities and services. Your comments are highly appreciated...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I love the new HIEs they are building. Modern, bright and just makes sense. Our room was perfect and had outlets and USB plugs EVERYWHERE! Lighting is bright if you need it, or just a little backlight if you don't. No nasty dust ruffle hiding stuff under the bed. An actual exhaust fan in the bathroom worked, was quiet, and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newest Holiday Inn Express in the Lakeland area! Located near downtown Lakeland, our new Formula Blue design puts the modern traveler at the forefront."Everything you need, nothing that you don't". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lakeland South

Address: 3405 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803 (Formerly The Avenue Hotel Lakeland)
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Lakeland
Price Range: RM762 - RM981 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lakeland South 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“No issues in my 4th floor, end of hallway room. Facing street, but no road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 404catherine, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Probably the backside of the hotel is quieter but our front side room was quiet enough.”
 of 5 bubbles laughan, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Cold air takes a long time to reach bathroom. Rooms are HOT when you arrive. Get a regular room; not a suite.”
 of 5 bubbles TraveledAll50States, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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