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Holiday Inn Effingham

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is a beautiful hotel. The lobby was bright and inviting. The room we stayed in was fresh and clean. But the next morning at breakfast...wow, what a disappointment. The hotel was busy and there was only one server for the dining area and in addition to the dining area she was also running room service orders. We sat down...

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

Guest Bob H- Thank you for the review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate the compliments of our property and apologize that your breakfast took a long time. We certainly have a strong focus on guest satisfaction and when we fall short in this area we do seek to find a better solution. Your information has been forward to management and our...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Made a last minute reservation by phone while traveling down the highway directly with this hotel with very professional agent. When we checked in we were addressed by name and were pleasantly surprised by the in house restaurant. We had a wonderful meal on the patio and our waitress was wonderful and food was great. Room was excellent as was...

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

Guest Ron V- Thank you for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor and for giving us the top notch compliment. Our 2015 Newcomer award winning hotel takes great pride in meeting or exceeding guest accommodations. We're delighted to hear that your needs were met in all areas of your stay. We hope that our lasting impression with you brings you...

Madison, South Dakota
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

This is an extremely nice newer hotel. The staff was pleasant and the food was great. Will certainly be staying here again. Conviently located near many of Effingham's other attractions. Plenty of parking.

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

Guest jeep4me222- Thank you for the 5 star rating of TripAdvisor. Our Renovation Award Winning hotel has received many compliments about its appearance and we've just recently won another IHG award for our staff and service. We take great pride in our facility and enjoy hearing from our guests such as yourself when they indeed enjoy it as well. We...

Bug Tussle
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I stayed here for a music training class held in the Jefferson Room of the hotel. Every staff member I met was courteous, kind and helpful. I needed to make ten copies of a document--they showed me their copy machine and would not let me pay them for the copies. I wanted to use the indoor pool. It has a...

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

Guest Happy Camper409- Thank you so much for the 5 star review and detailed feedback about your recent stay at our hotel. We truly appreciate the compliments and are delighted that your music training class was a success. We've already got you down for next year as well. We realize that our hotel, convention center, and restaurant are all great...

Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Could not get the alarm clock to read the right time. When we called the front desk and asked how do we set the correct time, their answer was you have to take the back off and use a special device. Really? You can't change the time on the alarm clock? Poor planning.

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

Guest VetteGirl2014- Thank you for the review. We appreciate the feedback as it let's us know if and how we can improve any areas of our facility. The alarm clocks require a screwdriver to change the time, but not the alarm. This is to prevent frequent time changes from guest to guest. However, I agree that our action should have...

Madison, Indiana
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

This is one of the nicest Holiday Inns I have stayed at. It appears to have been a Hilton Garden Inn before. It was probably one of the best smelling hotel rooms I have walked into. Everything is very clean and newly furnished. The staff was friendly and welcoming. There appears to be a lot of dinning options near by....

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

Guest Jepp1977- Thank you for the 5 star review about our property on TripAdvisor. We always love hearing about our guests experience at our hotel. Our 2014 Renovation award winning hotel and staff take great pride in offering a unique full-service facility in our town. Our location is surrounded by over 30 restaurants as well as a bowling alley, movie...

Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a wedding in June and it was very nice. Everything was clean, employees were all welcoming and friendly and the price was very reasonable. I was surprised that there was not continental breakfast but we ate breakfast in the restaurant and it was very good and also reasonably priced. Would stay again!

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

Guest Paige D- Thank you for the recent TripAdvisor review. We delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us during the wedding event. The convenience of our hotel being attached to the convention center is a truly great benefit our guests enjoy. Our full-scale hotel and restaurant offers made to order items for breakfast, lunch, and dinner as...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Stayed here after a wedding reception at the Keller Convention Center. Hotel is directly connected to the convention center which was very convenient. All parts of the hotel are very clean and up to date. Hotel is just off of the main exit in Effingham so access is easy and everything you need is nearby including shopping, gas stations, fast...

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

Guest Randy W- Thank you for the positive feedback about our location from your recent stay. We appreciate your staying with us. Our award winning full service hotel offers made to order breakfast that can be included in your rate. We apologize that the wi-fi service did not meet your expectations and we will address that with our owners. We...

Reviewed 31 May 2015

Effingham has a number of hotels available for travelers, but I would strongly recommend stopping your search right here. Lovely decor, food & beverage outlets available, shopping & dining within walking distance and a friendly and warm group of hospitality professionals. Hat's off to Heather & Jess - and the extraordinary housekeeping team - for making our stay simply wonderful!

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

Guest Cynthia B- Thank you for the 5 star review and recognizing our GM and staff. Our award winning property is in the middle of all the activity that goes on in our town. We appreciate the recommendation of our hotel and hope to see you again soon. Regards,

Hammond, Louisiana
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Got in late,as we were traveling to WI. Staff very friendly and nice. Clean rooms and clean general areas. Restaurant was very clean and waitress was excellent. We received vouchers for a sit down breakfast. It was very good.. Will return again.

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

Guest bob s- Thank you for the review about your recent stay at our property. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay along with our clean facility and excellent staff. We appreciate your visit with us and look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely,

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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
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • 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 (Formerly Hilton Garden Inn Effingham)
Region: United States > Illinois > Effingham
Price Range: RM499 - RM840 (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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • 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.”
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