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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University

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Bronston, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago

This makes several times we have stayed at this hotel and have never been disappointed. The hotel has always been clean, great breakfast, friendly staff. We are so happy we joined the awards program. We were offered an upgrade to suite if we wanted. Great location. Grocery store, DQ, and numerous restaurants in walking distance. The only noise was from...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reasonably priced, clean, and convenient to all the places we wanted to see in Lexington, this Holiday Inn was just perfect for our needs. Fairly quiet given its location next to a busy street too. Definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice hotel near UK campus close to near by shopping center and restaurants within walking distance. Across the street from popular off campus housing perfect for visiting my daughter for parents weekend. Free breakfast was nice and priced right. DownFALL Located near train tracks

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Livonia, Michigan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, staff was terrific, decent breakfast, a little noisy with the doors slamming, but the bed was the WORST, gets a MINUS 10!! Like sleeping on cement. Most important part of the stay, why remodel and not replace mattresses!? I will stick with Marriott.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University, responded to this review

Hello Mrsfitzme1960, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Express Lexington-Downtown/University, KY for your travel needs. Your compliment about the upkeep of the room means a lot. We also take pride in the quality of breakfast being served to our guests. It is our goal to make each of your stays memorable and I'm sorry that the bed fell below your...

Tire Hill, PA
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Excellent one-night stay. Check-in was easy, staff was friendly and accommodating. Lobby nicely decorated - free cookies! We were pleasantly surprised by an upgrade in room and a gift in our room for my husband's birthday. Great touch! Everything in the room was clean and spacious. The beds were comfortable and heating worked appropriately. Breakfast was standard fare for an...

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The property has been recently updated, is extremely clean, and the staff is outgoing and wonderful. Small touch, but one I love is that there's a nightlight built into the bathroom outlet so if you like a bit of light at night, you don't have to leave any other lights on. We have stayed here multiple times and there are...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Best part about the hotel is the rooms are clean, spacious and comfortable. The room had a modern IKEA style. The bed was very comfortable and bedding was an upgrade from other budget type hotels. Check in was pleasant and the gal gave us a tip where we could get food and cocktails within walking distance. Next to the hotel...

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Sarah M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great rating and thank you for taking the time to provide us with your suggestions. We will certainly look into all this in order to improve our services for future guests! Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Lexington!!

Louisa, Kentucky
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Can't beat the price and location to UK campus and hospital. My favorite with restaurants etc within walking distance. Friendly staff with local information at their fingertips. Always a good choice for business and family.

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Sarah M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review Pam!! We're so happy to hear you always enjoy your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit!

Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We have visited our son in Lexington, KY several times and have tried multiple hotels. The hotel is located close to the UK campus and downtown area. The hotel is what you expect from a Holiday Inn Express; simple, clean and friendly staff. The buffet breakfast is plentiful with a great variety of items for the health conscious or hearty...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here based on a 4 star rating, which should've been a 2 or 3 star at most, and because it was close to the UK hospital our son was in. We stayed for four days and are moving to another hotel for the rest of the stay. The heat in this room was inadequate. The fan was so...

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Sarah M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with feedback on your recent stay. Please accept our sincerest apologies for the disturbances you experienced during your stay. Please know we are looking into all the issues you experienced so we can make the necessary changes to correct them in the future. We value your comments and welcome...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington Downtown at the University of Kentucky UK. This downtown Lexington, KY hotel is located just blocks from the campus of the University of KY UK & minutes from several area hospitals. We are also conveniently located 5 miles from Lexington Bluegrass Airport (LEX) & I-75/I-64 Interstate access. This downtown Lexington, KY hotel is less than 1 mile from the Lexington Convention Center & Rupp Arena. For horse lovers, this Keeneland Hotel is just a short drive from the track, the Red Mile & numerous Kentucky Horse Park events.Our corporate amenities include free high-speed Internet access, meeting room & 24-hour business center. Hospitals: University of Kentucky UK Chandler Medical Center, Saint Joseph Hospital, Central Baptist Hospital & Good Samaritan HospitalBusinesses: IBM, Lexmark, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, PNC, Central Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Fasic-Tipton, Ashland & UPSLocal Attractions: Bluegrass Lexington Airport LEX, Keeneland Horse Racing, Lexington Convention Center, Rupp Arena, University of Kentucky, UK Commonwealth Stadium, Red Mile, & Transylvania University.Visit Lexington, KY Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express hotel while attending the following Lexington events:Fayette County High School Graduation 6/4-6/5Junior League Horse Show at the Red Mile 7/6-7/12AAU Basketball 7/13-19 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University

Address: 1000 Export Street, Lexington, KY 40504
Region: United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Price Range: RM579 - RM1,218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington- Downtown / University 2.5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Lexington- Downtown / University
Holiday Inn Lexington
Holiday Inn Express Lexington
Lexington Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#12 Business Hotel in Lexington
#19 Family Hotel in Lexington
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“2nd floor away from lobby”
bds1210, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Because I have bathroom issues, I loved the first floor close to the lobby.”
Vickster007, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Third floor was good. When hotel is full, they have a quite hours policy.”
bger_13, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get a renovated room and wait until construction is finished”
  • window with a/c unit below
  • wall mounted tv with dresser below
  • tub/shower
  • sink and toilet
  • coffee area and fridge below (microwave above)
  • chair crammed in corner
  • beds
BerlinG-ParisF, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“My experience with the single bed rooms was much better than the double bed rooms.”
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ARCarboni, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
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