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Bentonville, Arkansas
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69 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014

One Bedroom Suite with double beds for a group of 4 people. One night stay. Location: Suburbs of Chicago. Not very many restaurants around, but the price is very reasonable for what you get. White Castle is right next door. Service: Front desk was nice. We were allowed to check in 2 hours earlier since our room was ready. I... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed review of your experience at our hotel. I am glad to see you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the feedback regarding the cable issue you experienced. While we enjoy the praise, knowing of any problems our guests have allow us to strive to improve and correct issues so they hopefully do not occur... More 

Powder Springs, Georgia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

The staff at the front desk was snotty and treated myself and my family as if they were irritated we were there. Not to mention a staff member at the front desk told my parents who were also staying in the room next door that only suites have everyday linen changes and fresh clean towels. I refuse to go back... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

My apologies for any confusion that may have occurred during your recent visit with us and if our staff appeared rude. Your comments will be shared with our staff to improve our customer service. The hotel does participate in a water conservation program where linens are replaced on set days or upon guest request to help preserve our resources, but... More 

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Naples, FL
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78 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We didn't meet a single unfriendly staff member while here- they were all accommodating and friendly and eager to help with anything. The room is...well...old and dingy. It has a mildew smell with a strong cleaner smell on top of it- maybe carpet cleaner? The furnishings are run-down but functional. The bed was pretty comfortable. The bathroom was basic. Toiletries... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for your very detailed review. While I wish you found your accomdations more pleasing, I am glad to read that elements of your stay were enjoyed and most importantly our staff was great. We hope to see you again soon and your requests for renovations will be shared with our management company. Thank you again More 

McFarland, Wisconsin, United States
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

I was surprised how nice this hotel ended up being. My favorite parts were the pillows. You have a choice or firm or soft. I have never seen that before. Normally I either bring my own pillow or end up with a stiff neck so this was a really thoughtful touch. I also like that there is room service and... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Glad to see that you enjoyed your stay, our staff, and the pillows so much. It is always great to read that a guest has enjoyed their stay and gotten the rest they hoped for. We look forward to your return and we will make sure the room service is waiting for you! More 

PA
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188 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

We stayed for five nights to attend a family function. We had our little dog with us. All the staff were so friendly and helpful, they even made a fuss over our dog! Our room was spotless and the beds were comfortable. Everyday our room was cleaned to perfection. The rooms are quiet- we were in the sixth floor and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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57 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I recently stayed here with m family for a brief visit. Not knowing the area, and reading some fairly harsh reviews of other local-ish hotels I was a bit unnerved. Happily this hotel had decent reviews and after staying there i thought it merited one from me as well. The biggest strength of this hotel is it's people. I had... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write about your experience. While I am happy to see that we lived up to the positive reviews about our hotel, I am most thankful for your praise of our staff. They are very proud of the service that is provided to our guests and are always grateful to hear that a... More 

Billings, Montana
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2014 via mobile

We recently spent 4 nights at this Holiday Inn. The room was a clean, comfortable, king room. The bed and pillows were very comfortable. We were on the first floor close to the conference center and did have trouble with noise. One night a semi was parked outside idling most of the night. The next night, participants at a dance... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit with us. I appreciate you not only sharing the positives of your stay, but the areas that caused you concern as well. I am glad to see that even thought you suffered through some noisy neighbors, you'd be willing to give us another try. Please know that we have... More 

Bellaire, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

This hotel rocks!!! We have family in the area and like to stay at this hotel. This is the closest hotel we found to Winfield. Stayed her in March 2014 and didn't reserve enough nights. The very friendly front desk accommodated us easily and got us in for the 3rd night. We thoroughly enjoyed the jacuzzi room and felt very... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing review and your praise of the hotel and our staff. It is great to know that we will be your hotel of choice when traveling to the area and we look forward to your return over the Memorial Day weekend. More 

Gilman, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2014

We stayed for a weekend in December. The location is great - right off North Avenue. The desk clerk was very friendly and accomodating. My kids loved the pool. The room was nice and clean. No complaints. We'll stay here again.

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Glad to see you were able to enjoy a weekend away with the family and the kids were able to enjoy use of the pool. Thank you for your review, as well as your praise our staffs friendliness and hotels cleanliness. I will ensure our staff see your kind words. We look forward to your next visit with us. Thank... More 

Saint Jacob, Illinois
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86 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Nice hotel. Reasonably priced for the area. Room was clean and very spacious. We had a king room and the bed was super comfortable and had both firm and soft pillows. There was a restaurant onsite, but we didn't eat there. And there were other restaurants a short drive away. Would stay here again if ever in the area. My... More 

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HolidayIllinois, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. Glad to see that you found our hotel clean and comfortable during your visit with us. Perhaps on you next visit you will give the on-site restaurant a try. While we are a full-service hotel that does not offer a free continental, I would suggest looking at our package options on a future visit... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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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
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
*** Expanded & Upgraded Fitness Room *** Redecorated Indoor Pool & Whirlpool *** 37"LCD TV's in Every Room ***Experience the difference in service at the Holiday Inn & Suites Carol Stream The pride of Carol Stream, the Holiday Inn & Suites is located 4 miles west of I-355 off North Ave. (Rt 64), just a few minutes from companies such as Fuji Film, New Holland, Invensys, McKesson, Con Agra, Graphic Packaging, Spraying Systems, Inland Group, Smurfit Stone, Everpure, Planmeca, and more. Carol Stream is adjacent to Wheaton, Bloomingdale, Glendale Heights, and Hanover Park.This hidden gem boasts quality in every room, like free high-speed Internet, refrigerators, and pillow top mattresses. It also stands alone with its 2 room and whirlpool suites, which have been completely redecorated and feature 37" LCD & 42' Plasma TVs. Hospitals: Central DuPage Hospital and Glen Oaks Hospital. Colleges: Wheaton College and College of DuPage. Local attractions include the Billy Graham Center, Cantigny Museum and Center Ice Arena, only 25 miles from downtown Chicago with Metra Train service available to make travel easy. Families can enjoy shopping at several local malls, Cosley Animal Zoo, & Brunswick Zone (right next door). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream

Address: 150 S Gary Ave, Carol Stream, IL 60188-2079
Region: United States > Illinois > DuPage County > Carol Stream
Price Range: $128 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Chicago-Carol Stream 3*
Number of rooms: 193
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“Did not stay, just used banquet room. Perfect size.”
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“We found the top floor to be very nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles trueindigo, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Suites offer full size refrigerators, cook tops and microwaves, everything you need to prepare your own meals.”
 of 5 bubbles RoyF681, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Maybe away from the ballrooms if there is a loud party that night.”
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“Some rooms face the interior hallways, probably ask for a room looking outside.”
 of 5 bubbles ausman19, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
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