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“The Good the Bad and the Ugly” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of 8080 Main

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8080 Main
Ranked #278 of 501 Hotels in Houston
Nacogdoches, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The Good the Bad and the Ugly”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2011

The good: friendly staff; clean large room
The bad and the Ugly: the bed was hard as a brick; the AC was by the bed and blew on us; the breakfast was terrible. The cook had apparently quit and the poor man in charge came running in with a bag of groceries. Even at that the food was of poor quality.

Room Tip: Ask for the top floor due to noise
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled on business
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank 1962gander
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HOUHX, Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 24 June 2011
Thank you very much for taking the time to review us.
We have a new breakfast host, mattress pads available for guests who prefer something less firm, and have our A/C units are on a regular service schedule.

Should you stay again in the future, we are happy to provide a discount for the inconvenience.

At Your Service,

Walker Valco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2011

The hotel employers are very friendly and work hard to please the guest. We woke up to no hot water, when I called the front desk within 5 minutes someone was at our room to help us out.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank tkp29
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HOUHX, Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 24 June 2011
Thank you so much for your review, we appreciate you taking the time out of your day to endorse us despite having an issue during your stay. We assure you water issues are rare at our property, and we have recently installed a second water heater to back up in case of an overload for the first one.
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Jackson, Mississippi
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2011

I travel with my mother to the MD Anderson Cancer center. We have stayed here a total of 13 times in the past 2 years. We want to thank the staff for all their hard work and pleasant attitudes. This is a top notch hotel and the staff are all wonderful! Thank you and we recommend ya'll to everyone we meet during our trip!

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank BrookeJones
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HOUHX, Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 24 June 2011
Ms. Jones

Thank you so much for your continued patronage. We are happy to have you stay with us during your visits to the Medical Center. Your review is about as wonderful as they get, we could not get paid advertising as good if we tried.

We look forward to seeing you again.

At Your Service,

Walker Valco
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Everywhere, Planet
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2011

This hotel worked out perfect for me. It is about 20 minutes from HOU and perfectly situated where I needed to be. It was one of the few hotels that I found with free parking. The hotel seems brand new (it isn't very old but still kept in great shape). My room was very comfy - featured high ceiling (I really like this because most hotels just have standard height ceilings, the extra couple of feet makes the space feel so much bigger), fridge, microwave and a huge LCD tv (i think it was 42 inches). The Front Desk Manager (Walker) really helped me out during my stay. I really appreciate a good staff at a hotel that sincerely enjoys making my life easier - this place has got it! Thanks!

Room Tip: Great Location and Free parking - GREAT STAFF
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  • Stayed April 2011, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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3 Thank PNIG
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Walker V, Front Office Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 1 August 2012
Mr PNIG,

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We know your time is valuable, and you have many options.

There are few things more satisfying for us, than knowing that our guests are satisfied and happy with their stay.

I hope we get to host you again soon.

At Your Service,

Walker Valco
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OKC
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2011

Stayed at Holday Inn Express Medical Center for a week. The experience was great. Very friendy staff who were responsive to all needs. The front desk clerk would say good morning or hi in the evenings - you would not think this is big deal but after spending the day at the hospital with a loved one, it was nice to hear. They have a shuttle to the medical center. Breakfast was good - several items to fit any taste. They have a nice , clean washer and dryer that was $1.50 - they could charge more knowing people are there for extended stays - but don't. One other note - the hotel is right around the corner from Target, Kroger and may fast food as well as other resturants.

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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2 Thank HTex73
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HOUHX, Guest Relations Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 9 May 2011
Thank you very much for your kind review.

We are glad that your stay with us was hassle free, and that we were able to meet your needs.

If you are ever back in the Medical Center, we hope that you will stay with us again.

Thank you again, reviews like yours are better than print advertising.

Safe Travels!

Walker Valco
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El Dorado, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2011

Stayed here while going to MD Anderson for treatments. This Hotel is very clean and the staff was extrememly friendly and helpful. Free breakfast was really nice as well. While tthe bed was really nice and linens clean, the mattress with a little firmer than me or my wife like. Not the worst I have ever slept though. Add a pillowtop mattress and this place is darn near perfect!

Also, Lots of shopping and restraunts within a short drive, some within walking distance.

I will be heading back to MDA next week and will be staying here again!!

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 review
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2010

nice place to stay.wing stop 2 doors away.We stayed at other holiday inn and suites on main st.This holiday inn express one is twice as nice and was alot cheaper.We were there for MD Anderson app.Also had free shuttle to hospital.

  • Stayed March 2010, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank lapla
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HOUHX, Guest Relations Manager at 8080 Main, responded to this review, 26 November 2010
Thank you so much for the review. We appreciate your time, it helps us do better
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Additional Information about 8080 Main

Property: 8080 Main
Address: 8080 Main St, Houston, TX 77025-2808 (Formerly Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Houston Medical Center)
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #278 of 501 Hotels in Houston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — 8080 Main 3*
Number of rooms: 79
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hello and welcome! We would like to invite you to come and experience a stay at the 8080 Main. Whether you are coming in for business or pleasure, see how we can make your stay a personal and unique one. We are conveniently located near the Texas Medical Center, Rice University, the Museum District, and NRG Stadium. Just minutes away from Houston's world renowned MD Anderson, Memorial Hermann, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's & St. Luke's hospitals, our hotel may be just what you need for your home away from home. For all you sports fans out there, we have just the thing for you too. Come and enjoy Houston s very own Texans, or see your favorite college or soccer teams battle it out on the field. The NRG Stadium is also located nearby. Shuttle service is available to the Medical Center area and Reliant Stadium. Taxis are available for all other locations. Relax in our elegant yet modern rooms with amenities such as a microwave, mini-fridge, and coffee maker. High-speed Internet access, both wireless and wired, along with a variety of movie channels are also provided free of charge. Enjoy a deluxe complimentary breakfast, Smart Roast coffee and choices of hot items. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Houston Medical Houston
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Houston Medical Center
Holiday Inn Express Houston
Holiday Inn Houston

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