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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

This is an acceptable hotel, but for the price compared to other Holiday Inns, (we paid $177) it wasn't a very good value. The good: -Room was clean. -Shuttle to downtown runs 24-7 and was very prompt and rider-friendly. (Randy is an excellent driver/guide). -Front desk staff was very responsive and welcoming. -We felt relatively safe on the hotel property.... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Edison at Midtown, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy O, Thank you for leaving a comprehensive review, highlighting not only the bad but also the good points of your stay. We appreciate your kind words regarding our staff and shuttle service. We have taken note of your comments regarding breakfast. We are working hard to ensure that our breakfast service meets our guests expectations and value your... More 

Huntsville, Alabama
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741 reviews
520 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015

The folks at the front desk are very nice. As a platinum level guest I was surprised to be given a goody bag with water and popcorn and my choice of breakfast for two or 500 points in my IHG account. I selected the breakfast. Our room was on the top floor and I never heard any sounds from any... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Edison at Midtown, responded to this review

Dear AGoingGal, Thank you for being an IHG Rewards Club Platinum member and for leaving us a feedback. We certainly do our utmost to make your stay comfortable and pleasant, so we are very pleased to note that you were satisfied with the adequate breakfast choices, comfortable beds and well appointed rooms. It is regrettable that your stay was negatively... More 

Rochester NY
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70 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We spent a week at this hotel, and while there were a few issues initially, there was always someone happy to help us with any problems. one of our two rooms was not ready at checkin, and we later discovered that the toilet didn't work very well. The rooms were supposed to be together but they were on different floors.... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 22 January 2015

Great service, clean room, great location...had a great time staying here. Would recommend to anyone wanting to be close to the downtown area of Fort Myers. My girlfriend and I were there for my birthday and spent the day at Sanibel Island. We got there early so the room wasn't ready yet so we drove the 5 minutes to downtown... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2015

It´s a well located place, close to downtown and close to restaurants and amenities, other than that it´s a normal sample of this Hotels. Try make reservations in advance as it´s always very crowded and maybe if you just show you will not find a room.

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Thank JST_Chile
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Edison at Midtown, responded to this review

Dear JST_Chile, We appreciate your feedback regarding our property. It is nice to know that you liked our location. On the other hand, I truly apologize for some not up to par experience you had during you stay with us. Kindly be assured that we treat this matter seriously as we always strive to deliver world-class service to our guests.... More 

London, Canada
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Should I start by saying maybe I caught them on a bad day.... no, there are too many things that just shouldn't have happened. Don't want to be a Debbie Downer but you have to know. Check in was a disaster - they never had anything prepared as far as room placement, keys etc. We waited 2 hours just for... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Sometimes a pleasant stay at a hotel can be marred by one thing. In this case it was the rude behavior of an impatient housekeeping staff. First the good: All of the front desk staff were super-friendly and very welcoming. Pool was nicely heated and staff was nice about letting us use it late as long as we were quiet.... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

We did a stop over here. Was a very good choice. Pro: laundry, close to Ford and Edison museum, clean and staff very friendly, warm breakfast Con: bathroom very small, only one wait person on at breakfast and food ran out fast. I would highly recommend this place for the price.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015

This hotel is very good. We had wonderful days in this hotel. The stuff is very helpful and nice. The room was good and quiet. The location is very convenient. Good breakfast with low price. Highly recommended. .

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Clean and nice staff including breakfest for $90 a night a bit pricy but you get whist you pay for. Pool is small but nice and traffic is a bit much but not too bac for being a bit too far north to hit the beach

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Edison at Midtown. You will know we are a step above the rest as soon as you walk into our large, recently renovated, contemporary style lobby. Soon you will be greeted by an outstanding front desk agent solely concerned with your satisfaction. After checking in, enjoy our large comfortable rooms. With high-speed wireless Internet access in public areas, meeting space, and guest rooms, you can catch up on work any where you would like even while relaxing by our tropical pool. The Edison at Midtown is located in Historic Fort Myers near the River District and is within walking distance of local businesses, dining, shopping, and entertainment. The Edison at Midtown Fort Myers Hotel is just minutes from I-75 and approximately 20 minutes from the Southwest International Airport (RSW) so you can be to your home away from home in no time! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edison at Midtown

Address: 2431 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901-4904 (Formerly Holiday Inn Fort Myers Downtown Historic)
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Fort Myers
Price Range: €83 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Edison at Midtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Fort Myers Downtown Historic Hotel Fort Myers
Fort Myers Holiday Inn
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#24 Business Hotel in Fort Myers
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