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Holiday Inn Express & Suites

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Lake Barrington, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 9 October 2012

My husband and I were in town for homecoming weekend at ISU. We were met with Midwest pride, service and attention to every detail from the moment we checked in. In addition to being given our room keys at check in we were given water bottles. The whole hotel was recently updated and very tastefully done. The suites were beautiful...

Thank Elaine W
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 October 2012

My boyfriend and I were in town for a wedding a couple weeks ago and decided to stay at your hotel. We booked fairly last minute and it wasn't a problem at all! When we arrived at the hotel the woman at the front desk had our room keys ready! I was completely blown away! usually it takes five minutes...

Thank Caitlin O
Reviewed 24 September 2012

I stayed at this hotel last week when I visited by daughter at ISU. I was by myself and felt so safe. The staff at the hotel was so nice and helpful. The rooms were super clean and very comfortable. I will definetly be staying here again.

Thank PBpalatine
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 September 2012

We arived late and tired. The girl had our reservation ready, that was so great! Room was like brand new and I loved the hot tub!!! Having a great free breakfast is alwasys a big help. The pancake machane is very cool. Can't wait to come back and stay longer.

Thank Tomcortland
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 10 September 2012

if you travel often with business and care about maintaining a healthy lifestyle, do not stay here b/c the fitness facility is crap. the treadmills are awful and completely non-intuitive. I had to ask for help to get the workout started, and even then I couldn't control the workout level. The speed and incline settings randomly change based on preset...

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corpNewYork, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, responded to this review

As the Geneeral Manager I appreciate your Review . I am very sorry you had issues with the treadmill. The equipment is 3 monts New as well as our 3 million dollar complete renovation. I asked our Maintenance Staff to check out your concern and the problem has been corrected regarding the levels of speed. The system needed new Batteries....

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Reviewed 2 September 2012

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Chicago, Illinois
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Surf City, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 August 2012

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 26 July 2012

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bloomington Normal Holiday Inn Express & Suites. Whether you come by way of the Central Illinois Regional Airport or by train, make the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bloomington Normal, Illinois your home away from home. We are centrally located to all of your destinations including: Illinois State University, Redbird Arena, Illinois Wesleyan University, US Cellular Coliseum, the Children's Discovery Museum, and the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. If you are traveling on business, you cannot find a better place to begin and end your business day. We are centrally located near State Farm Insurance, Country Companies, Bridgestone/Firestone, Mitsubishi, OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and Bromenn Medical Center. If it is shopping you want, we are less than 1 mile from the Shoppes at College Hills, and only 2 miles from Eastland Mall. Wal-Mart and Meijer are within walking distance and are open 24 hours. Dick's Sporting Goods, Borders, and Bed, Bath and Beyond are just on the other side of our property and several restaurants and movie theaters are within walking distance. So please join us for our Express Start breakfast buffet, our tropical pool area with Jacuzzi and fitness center. Hot breakfast buffet free! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Address: 1715 Parkway Plaza Dr, Exit 167 I-55, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761
Region: United States > Illinois > Bloomington-Normal > Normal
Price Range: £82 - £147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Normal
Holiday Inn Express And Suites
Holiday Inn Normal
Holiday Inn Express Normal
Normal Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Normal, IL - Bloomington-Normal
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“Ask for 3rd floor very quiet. Had minifridge and microwave”
 of 5 bubbles jbrantmeier, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Since I did not like the elevator waiting area, I wondered if I should have requested first floor”
 of 5 bubbles m_b_00000, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is much quieter without as much foot traffic”
 of 5 bubbles SMars1111, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“Stay at he Candlewood Suites next door...they were wonderful”
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