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Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

was there 10/28-29/2016 when we entered the woman at the desk didn't act like she saw us just continued talking on the phone put the wrong room number on the key card so I had to go back down no tea in room not everyone drinks coffee ask if they had military discount said she would check never came back... More 

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Thank mamarthaler
HolidayInnSDF, Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us. I am very sorry to hear that you did not have an enjoyable stay. I have taken your issues to the appropriate department heads to ensure this does not happen again in the future. More 

Southaven, Mississippi
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27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Received a great reception by the Supervisor. Property is very clean inside and out. Room is very clean with all of the expected amenities. TV is in HD, with a great channel selection. Bed is very comfortable and clean sheets.

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HolidayInnSDF, Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review. We are very happy to hear about your experience. Please come see us again! More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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73 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This hotel has a really good location for U of L football games, or for Churchill Downs, and when you enter it doesn't appear to be very old, but immediately you begin to notice the wear and tear. The lobby furniture is wear-worn in places. Our rooms curtains were torn to shreds in places, the TV did not work well.... More 

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Thank Dee W
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Dear Dee W, Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. Allow me to apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced due to some of our room amenities and the overall level of service you have received. We always strive to provide our guests with comfortable as well as... More 

south bend, Indiana
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Nice hotel. Stayed here for a weekend for a Louisville Cardinals vs. Florida State football game. Excellent location from stadium. Room was nice for a weekend stay. They did not clean our room, and did find a stain on the carpet. TV remote did not work. We called and they did not come, so I fixed myself, no big deal.... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Where do I even start? I stayed here over Labor day with my husband and 3 children. For starters, when we got to our room there was black specks all over the beds. The coffee pot was filthy dirty. One of the curtains had a huge whole in it. There was feces found in the pool where my 4, 8... More 

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Thank Christopher C
HolidayInnSDF, General Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Hello, I want to thank you for staying with us at the Holiday Inn Louisville Airport Fair and Expo Center and taking the time to provide us valuable feedback. I have read your comments and taken them to the maintenance and housekeeping departments. On behalf on my entire staff, I would like to apologize for not meeting your, or my,... More 

Chattanooga,TN
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Walked in room and immediately noticed stained carpet. T.V. did not work. While shuttle driver was trying to fix t.v., I saw a bug drop from the can light onto the floor. Bug will not be a witness.This is all happening at midnight. Very disappointed in Holiday Inn. And no breakfast!

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Thank sanbgro
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Dear sanbgro, Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. I can assure you that your comfort and satisfaction are of utmost importance to us and... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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116 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center hotel for two night while we were going to Kentucky Kingdom. The location of the hotel is great as it was a 2 min. drive from the hotel to the park. The parking lot of the hotel is on the small side but we were always able to find a... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and taking time to write a review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and your time in Louisville. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located in a very safe area. I stayed here for a week for business. The room was clean, the bar/staff was phenomenal. I ate at the restaurant every night, the food was delicious. The pool and workout area was very clean. You can see Louisville University from the parking lot. There is a Kroger about a mile... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and for the 4-Star review! I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We really appreciate the positive feedback and hope to see you again if your business brings you back to Louisville. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

Memphis, Tennessee
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

While traveling thru Tennessee, we had stayed at multiple Holiday Inn Express and were very pleased. On our last stay heading back home, we were VERY disappointed that Breakfast was not included with this stay. My bad ASSUMING that all Holiday Inn Express had their Breakfast included. The room was very clean but wallpaper coming off in bathroom...details that your... More 

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and for the 4-Star review. I am so sorry if there was confusion on the breakfast. Our hotel is a full service Holiday Inn, which buffet breakfast is not an amenity that is included. Holiday Inn Expresses all include breakfast with their rate. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

Portland, Tn
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26 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Was wonderful stay on the top floor with a corner window to see the planes coming in, but had an evacuation, due to someone smoking on our floor..Was handled very well...It was full and parking was a little small, but the bartenders made up for that. They girls were wonderful. Would stay there again for sure...

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HolidayInnSDF, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the 5-Star review and for understanding that the fire alarm is for our guests safety! I am so glad that the alarm situation was handled well. Thank you so much for the positive feedback. Kindest Regards, Brooke Potter, Director of Sales More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to One of the Best of Louisville Airport Hotels! Set in the heart of Louisville's convention, sports and airport districts, the newly built, smoke free Holiday Inn Hotel at Louisville Airport - Fair / Expo has an ideal location. We're less than a mile from the Louisville International Airport (SDF) and near the attractions and businesses of Louisville, KY. Our hotel is a few miles from attractions like Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom and the world-famous Churchill Downs & Kentucky Derby Museum. You can spend the day cheering for the University of Louisville's Cardinals at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium or visiting Freedom Hall at the Kentucky Fair & Expo Center across the street from our hotel. The Louisville Zoo and local parks are just a few miles away. Business travelers benefit from our hotel's location near the Kentucky Fair & Expo Center, UPS, Ford, Brown & Williams, Louisville Naval Ordnance Station, the University of Louisville and other businesses in Louisville. Lodging here gives you access to our 1,892 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space and a 24-hour business center. Our exceptional hotel in Louisville features Kem's Cafe & Lounge, an indoor, heated pool and a 24-hour fitness center. For a well-appointed room with free high-speed Internet access, triple-sheeted bedding, a 32-inch LCD HDTV, a large work area, a microwave and a refrigerator, call our Louisville, KY hotel today to reserve a room for your next stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center

Address: 447 Farmington Ave, Louisville, KY 40209
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville > Fairgrounds , South Side
Price Range: £81 - £180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Center 3*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Airport & Fair/Expo Hotel Louisville
Holiday Inn Airport And Fair/Expo Center
Hotel Style:
#34 Business Hotel in Louisville
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