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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clemson - Univ Area
Ranked #3 of 11 Hotels in Clemson
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Stayed at this hotel 1/23/14 and 1/24/14 while in town for college visits to Clemson and another university. The hotel is spotless. Check-in was fast and easy. The room was clean, and the bed was very comfortable. There were soft and firm pillows on each bed.
The breakfast buffet had a lot of choices- pancakes, bacon, sausage, cereal, bagels, eggs, etc.
That area was kept very clean. The pool was out of service while we were there, but the fitness center was very nice. Would definitely stay here again. Its location is very convenient to Clemson and the downtown area.

Stayed: January 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 January 2014

I stayed here for a few nights while visiting Clemson University. The front desk was extremely helpful, the rooms were very clean, and the staff was attentive to our needs. The hotel itself is easy to miss when driving but it is very close to the University. I would recommend to a friend!

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 December 2013 via mobile

Being that it is winter and there were no Clemson games. We basically had the hotel to ourselves. The front desk staff was friendly and helpful. Although somethings in the rooms need to be upgraded. I was expecting a little bit more for what I paid. Overall experience was ok nothing very bad or good just in between.

Stayed: December 2013, travelled on business
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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clemson - Univ Area, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2013

Dear Dee B,

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am pleased to note that you liked our hotel and friendly staff. We work diligently to ensure our facilities are well maintained and we try our hardest to provide not just good value, but comfortable, clean and friendly accommodations. I apologize for any shortcomings you may have experienced in your room. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to target problem areas. We welcome any opportunity to improve.

We value you as our guest and hope you will continue to choose IHG for your future travel needs.

Sincerely,

Lera P
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IHGCare

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Reviewed 26 November 2013

I stay here once or twice a month on a regular basis.The rooms are nicely decorated and super clean, quiet, and comfortable. The staff is always cordial, and as others have stated, Marty is the friendly face at the front desk who is always cheerful and greets me by name. He is a great resource for questions and recommendations about the area. I have stayed at several other hotels in Clemson in the same price range, but since finding Holiday Inn Express, it's now my preference,

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 7 November 2013

We have stayed at the Holiday Inn the last three years. We continued coming back because of the service and the friendly atmosphere created by the employees. Marty and Candice have always been great to us and accommodating. We highly recommend the Clemson Holiday Express.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 November 2013

I love how they incorporated Clemson University into the hotel decor and has every amenity you could want. The staff, especially Marty, are southern hospitality at its finest. Check in was quick and easy, which I was thankful for. I slept like a baby on the comfortable beds and will definitely stay here the next time I visit the area.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 8 September 2013

I recently stayed here for my third time and I was even more impressed than the past times. The front desk clerk, Marty, remembered my name and face and greeted me with a Welcome Back before I could set down my bags. I was upgraded to a suite and I was very pleased with the accomodations. Being a priority member does have its perks. The breakfast food could use some help. Although there is a variety, the eggs seemed just barely warm. I recommend this hotel to everyone! The indoor pool is a hit too!

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  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled on business
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hixclemson, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clemson - Univ Area, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2013

Dear notredamefan1965,

Thank you for submitting a review on our hotel, we appreciate your kind words about our hotel and staff. We also appreciate the feedback on breakfast, we will look into that and definitely make some improvements. Thanks again for taking the time to submit a review! We hope to see you again soon!

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clemson - Univ Area

Address: 1381 Tiger Blvd, Clemson, SC 29631-1119
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Region: United States > South Carolina > Clemson
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Clemson
#3 Family Hotel in Clemson
#4 Romantic Hotel in Clemson
Price Range: £89 - £220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Clemson - Univ Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 93
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Clemson, SC. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites is conveniently located just one mile from Clemson University, home of the Clemson Tigers and the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. This Clemson hotel is minutes from Lake Hartwell, Southern Wesleyan University, Fort Hill Plantation, the Oconee Nuclear Power Plant and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Additional points of interest include: Hanover House, South Carolina Botanical Garden, Ashtabula Plantation, Woodburn Plantation, and the T. Ed Garrison Livestock Arena. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites is located in the heart of Clemson, recognized as one of four sites on the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor. Within four miles of the hotel, visitors will enjoy golfing, tennis, water skiing, racquetball, nature trails, jeep tours and white water rafting on the Chattanooga River. At the Holiday Inn Express & Suites we consider ourselves a step above the rest and enjoy accommodating specific needs for our guests to ensure a satisfying stay. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will ensure that every stay to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites hotel is convenient, easy and relaxing. We look forward to your next visit to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Clemson, SC! ... more   less 
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