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Plainsboro, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very conveniently located near major business parks and few miles away from University campuses. Staff is very supportive. Good place to stay if you are looking for an affordable option at Chapel Hill. The ambience and rooms are ok.

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Matthews, North Carolina
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37 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Difficult to find as there is no sign on the road. Was in a hurry to a wedding and having to search for hotel was not in our plan. Plus shower needs work, water in the floor as shower curtain was about to fall down . Peeling wallpaper. Too much money for a place that is run down.

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Thank Carol J
Eben A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Ms Carol and taking the time to leave a feedback about your stay. I am sorry to hear that the signage and the condition of the bathroom did not meet your expectations during your travel. Your feedback is important to us and has been taken into account and will be address to management to... More 

Iowa City
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Stayed four nights in August when taking my daughter to school at UNC. The hotel is difficult to find -- desperately needs signage on Farrington! But the room was fabulous -- clean, totally modern, wonderful amenities, excellent breakfast (far above average options for breakfast) and warm, attentive staff. The location is VERY convenient. (Dining tip: we loved the Nantucket Grill,... More 

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Thank Elise F
Jedadiah D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Dear Elise F, Thank you for your great review. I'm glad that you enjoyed your time with us here in Chapel Hill. I'm also glad that you enjoyed our Stay Smart Breakfast. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Do give us a call for our UNC rates when available. More 

WEBSTER
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36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

It is difficult to find as there is no sign at the corner of the street. There is a sign for the Comfort Inn on the road. We drove by twice before finding it. Smaller hotel, pleasant front desk. Can't walk to any restaurants, need a car. Typical HIE breakfast, clean, not crowded due to the time of the year.... More 

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Thank ravioli39
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Dear ravioli39, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to leave a feedback about your stay. I appreciate that you have regarded our rooms to be clean, liked the size of our bathroom and refrigerator and microwave in the room. On the other hand, I regret that the signage of the hotel was not very visible during... More 

North Carolina
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40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I agree with the previous reviewer oblina. Every time we turned on the faucet in the bathroom, a cloud of sulfur came forth and could be smelt in the main room. Don't know why, but it is not Chrapel Hill water. I have stayed at three other hotels here and the water was fine. Secondly, even though we pre-paid a... More 

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Thank semicolin
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Dear semicolin, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are sincerely sorry for this unfortunate incident surrounding the charges placed to your credit card. We take comments such as these very seriously and would like to follow up with you. We have sent you a private message to obtain more information. Thank you for staying with... More 

Virginia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Swim gang all took up residence this past weekend at this hotel. Was a great place to stay. Rooms were nice. The staff were very accommodating to our group and I am so thankful for that. Always nice and willing to help. Thanks to Adam who was the bomb with what place to order pizza and when it rained we... More 

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Thank Acornsx2
Jedadiah D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Dear Acomsx2, Thanks for your great review! I'm glad that you and your team had a great time. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Radford, Virginia
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30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The hotel wasn't actually THAT bad, but it had one major flaw. Our bathroom reeked to high heavens! It smelled like a foul combination of methane and sulfur arising in a rank, hideous cloud from the toilet and sink. We were not sure if the water in Chapel Hill normally smells this bad, but it seemed to mostly be a... More 

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Thank oblina22
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill, responded to this review

Dear oblina22, Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your recent stay. It is disappointing to read that you were not satisfied with the room accommodation. Let me take this opportunity to apologize for the condition of the room, particularly the unusual smell during your stay. We would like to assure you that we take each... More 

Shenzhen, China
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63 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stayed at Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill this April, and had a pleasant experience there. The hotel isn't that centrally located, but I do find the free shuttle bus service helpful to explore the area. Check-in was efficient and the staff was kind enough to check me in early. The room is basic but clean, and features two comfortable... More 

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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I stayed for one night here while interviewing in the area. The hotel was clean. There was sweet tea available in the lobby and late-night pancakes. It was close to I-40 and only a short trip to the airport. A bit of a drive to Duke but not very far from UNC Chapel Hill.

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WV
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Jeff at the front desk was so nice and accommodating. He gave excellent directions and advice about area restaurants. Much appreciated. Very nice room. Iced tea and coffee in the lobby and Keurig in the room. Location was great, safe area and close to UNC.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 2 miles from the University of North Carolina and downtown Franklin Street's shopping and dining district the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill is your home away from home for all of your Tar Heel needs . With our excellent customer service, southern hospitality and Manager's Reception Tuesday Thursdays your experience with us will make you a fan for life. All 64 of our beautiful spacious guest rooms are equipped with micro-fridges and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Some of our other features include a complimentary deluxe hot breakfast, 24 hour business center, local shuttle service, meeting space that accommodates up to 40 people, 24 hour fitness room, complimentary access to an off site full service gym and free guest/motor coach parking. For your convenience we are located only minutes away from UNC Hospitals, the Friday Center, Quadrangle Business Park, Research Triangle Park (RTP), the Dean Dome, the Carolina Basketball Museum (opened January 2008) Keenan Stadium, Finley Golf Course, Raleigh Durham International Airport, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Duke University, Duke Hospitals, Streets of South Point Mall, the Durham Bulls Stadium, Carter Finley Stadium and the RBC Center home of the Carolina Hurricanes.No matter what brings you to Chapel Hill we're sure your experience with the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill will exceed all of your expectations. We can t wait to be your home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill

Address: 6119 Farrington Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Region: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: $157 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill Hotel Chapel Hill
Holiday Inn Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
#8 Family Hotel in Chapel Hill
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