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Holiday Inn Effingham

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property was extremely clean and the room was quiet. The wireless service needs improvement. The HVAC unit was confusing to operate which led to some discomfort with temperature, but I did not request assistance (too tired to deal with it) so it could definitely have been operator error. There was complimentary infused water and coffee in the lobby. The...

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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This Holiday Inn is modern, spotless and either new or newly renovated. Staff was very cordial and responsive upon check-in and check-out. Fitness Center was well equipped with 2 treadmills, recumbent bike, free weights, exercise ball, etc. rooms were very comfortable, roomy, and quiet. Pool and hot tub are small but indoors. There is a small restaurant off the lobby....

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Kathy S- Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our 2016 award winning hotel just recently won the highest service award available and we take great pride in offering our guests a clean, comfortable, safe, and enjoyable hotel. Many of our guests appreciate the amenities that...

Sylvania, Ohio
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We loved this hotel. So clean and nicely decorated. The staff was very cordial and helpful. We enjoyed the breakfast in the hotel restaurant, especially the mini waffles! Thanks for the coupons. Our first time at a Holiday Inn instead of Holiday Inn Express and we we really enjoyed it and will chose a Holiday Inn again.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 April 2017

To preface my review, my friend and I were traveling to St. Louis and were driving on a 9 1/2 hour drive. We drove until we both could not keep our eyes open. With that said, we needed somewhere to stay at an offramp from the interstate leading to our destination. This Holiday Inn happened to be it. We did...

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Greenville, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, excellent hotel restaurant, clean restrooms, rooms and pool area and very comfortable beds. Our family of 6 needed a place to eat, get energy out and rest in between our travels. Our children ate free in restaurant which serves until 10pm before heading to pool/hot tub (open till midnight). Great night sleep followed by an amazing made to...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here last year and decided to try it again. Check in was not smooth as we were given incorrect room keys twice but the rest of the stay made up for the inconvenience. We ate dinner and breakfast there and the food is reasonably priced and better than any chain nearby. My son enjoyed the indoor pool. The...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Jill R- Thank you for the kind 5 star TripAdvisor review. We happy to hear that your overall stay was a good one despite the initial key issue. Our award winning property and staff take great pride in offering a clean, comfortable, and enjoyable facility for our guests. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in one of their queen suites, which was spacious with a separate sitting area and sofa bed and two queen beds. It was clean, quiet, the beds were comfortable, and the bathroom was clean and efficient. We had breakfast at the hotel and the food was good and the prices very reasonable. This hotel is right off I-70...

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Hugumom- Thank you for the 5 star TripAdvisor review. Our award winning property and staff are one of a kind in our town. Designed with guest comfort and convenience in mind, our full service hotel focuses on a clean, comfortable, and safe environment for our guests. We happy to hear that those areas were met for you during your...

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Very interesting, friendly and ou going stalk. We enjoyed visiting withm when we arrived and when we left. Breakfast was typical hotel breakfast, but filled us up and we were on our way. Hotel is clean both in the public areas and in the rooms.

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest Kathy Bronson- Thank you for the wonderful 5 star review on TripAdvisor. Our hotel recently won the highest customer service award for our exceptional service. We're delighted that you had a chance to experience that during your stay. We realize you have many choices when it comes to lodging, we appreciate you choosing our location and we hope to...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Stayed one night. Room was nice, had the TV channel list handy (personal pet peeve), wi-fi easy to connect and plenty fast. Water and coffee in the lobby. The workout room overlooks the pool so it doesn't feel so closed in.

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guest TravelinWIGal- Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us while traveling. Our award winning hotel and property strive to provide the best choice of hospitality in the area for our guests. We certainly appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again when traveling through. Warm...

artisticgal
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Overall it was a great stay, Room was spotless, service was great, perfect location. The bartender was great, and I was thrilled that they have Leiniekugel's on tap. Also enjoyed a nice leisurely breakfast in the morning.

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EffinghamHI, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Effingham, responded to this review

Guesst artisticgal- Thank you for the wonderful 5 star review on TripAdvisor. Our hotel recently won the 2016 Highest Service award. We take great pride in offering a clean, comfortable, and enjoyable stay for our guests each and every time. We appreciate your business and for choosing our location for your hospitality needs. We look forward to another visit soon....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the center of Effingham, our Holiday Inn is the only hotel with an on-site restaurant and bar. Fully renovated in July 2014. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Effingham

Address: 1301 Avenue of Mid America, Effingham, IL 62401-4589 (Formerly Hilton Garden Inn Effingham)
Region: United States > Illinois > Effingham
Price Range: RM464 - RM765 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Effingham 3.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn Effingham Hotel Effingham
Hilton Effingham
Effingham Hilton Garden Inn
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#1 Green Hotel in Effingham
#2 Business Hotel in Effingham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Effingham
#4 Family Hotel in Effingham
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Consider adding breakfast to your routine.”
cjwarnick, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get one of their suites. They are very spacious and comfortable.”
Hugumom, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“King suite was nice and roomy.”
kathybronsonm, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The higher up the better”
artisticgal, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is a busy frontage road on the north side and a 24 hr Walmart on the same side. South side might be quieter.”
CruiseLuvr80, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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