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Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum

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Greater Cincinnati
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was clean and comfortable. The bed was actually really comfortable. My main issue with the hotel was the management. The manager Brian was very rude over the phone when trying to make changes prior to check in, and apparently we weren't the only ones who had issues with him in the past. One woman my wife met at...

Thank epayne90
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Where do I even begin! I go to Fort Wayne every year for the annual Vera Bradley outlet sale at the Coliseum. I am no amateur, I know Holiday Inn is right across the street therefore books up months before the other hotels. I called to book my stay for the 2017 outlet sale in December! A few days later...

Thank Lgreene90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Convenient to the Coliseum, comfortable and clean rooms. In fact everywhere was clean and quite impressive. No fridge in the room. Offered a shuttle to the Coliseum. The front desk staff was efficient and friendly. And the beds...OH THOSE BEDS! I would like to know what kind of mattresses they use. Had a GREAT night sleep!

Thank Kim S
Burlington, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome !! Just wished it had continental breakfast. The customer service checking in was great. The family room was clean and great for our big family. The pool and hot tub was clean and nice for kids.

Thank WilkinsonN
Skiatook, Oklahoma
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Super close to the coliseum with free shuttling to your event. Clean, and nice amenities, lounge (bar area) great for visiting. Staff was very friendly, as we found everyone in Fort Wayne seemed friendly.

Thank mbriggs1970
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The room was clean and the staff was nice. Just seems a little worn out. There are no amenities in the rooms such as fridges or microwaves. The internet barely works so make sure you are equipped with a hot-spot if you plan to do any work.

Coraopolis, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My husband and I recently stayed at his property while attending a Witchita Thunder vs. Fort Wayne Komets hockey game. We've been to Fort Wayne for hockey games a few time this past year but never stayed at this property. Since the hotel is conveniently located directly across the street from the IPFW Coliseum, we thought we would stay here...

Thank Don and Kathi O
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum, responded to this review

Hi Don and Kathi O Thank you for contacting us about your experience at the Holiday Inn Ft. Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum. I am sorry to learn that you rated us one star on sleep quality and two stars on our room. IHG sincerely cares about your experience, and I appreciate your taking the time to let us know. I have...

St. George, Utah
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I was assigned to stay at this Holiday Inn as part of a large group business trip. I found it very satisfactory, with no real complaints about the hotel itself. However the shuttle service left much to be desired; I called ahead, made an appointment to be picked up from my flight, and the shuttle wasn't there. After 15 minutes...

Thank ADab54
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Not my favorite chain. No Coffee & Cream in lobby or Free Breakfast. Room dirty and smelled. Smoke detector had bag over it. Restaurant was slow and not worth the wait. Will avoid chain if possible. 2nd attempt..

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Brian B, Manager at Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we truly appreciate it! Also, we do in fact offer coffee & cream and have it set up in the lobby ever morning. As for the free breakfast, we truly apologize. We do have a full service restaurant & bar in are hotel that offers room service & is open for breakfast & dinner every...

Manton, Michigan
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

At check in, the young man at the desk was superior in making us feel welcomed. At check out the young lady actually asked if I wanted her to go out to start our car up! It was below zero out and I jokingly inquired about a warm up service. Not knowing if I was serious, she responded that she...

Thank Sog010812

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Cuisines: American
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Newest Hotel in Fort Wayne, Indiana Welcome to a new hotel which blends old world traditions and the best of modern hospitality. The Holiday Inn Hotel Ft. Wayne - IPFW & Coliseum will exceed your expectations. Business and leisure travelers alike enjoy our convenient location just off I-69. Our location is perfect for visitors to Fort Wayne. Hotel guests enjoy nearby attractions, which include the Botanical Conservatory, Fort Wayne Zoo and the Glenbrook Mall. For sports enthusiasts staying in our Fort Wayne lodging, IPFW sporting events, Komets hockey games, and Mad Ants basketball is within easy driving distance, along with Cherryhill Golf Course. Business travelers appreciate our Ft. Wayne hotel's location is directly across from the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Our lodging is next to Indiana University-Purdue University Ft. Wayne (IPFW), offering you easy access to both institutions. Our hotel also offers free high-speed Internet access throughout our facilities, a business center for your convenience, and four meeting rooms. Guests enjoy the thoughtful amenities of our hotel near Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne. Our hotel offers an indoor pool and spa, along with a well-equipped Fitness Center. We offer a full-service restaurant, The Mastodon Grill, along with the Faculty Lounge. Call today to see our great Fort Wayne hotel's deals and Relax, its Holiday Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum

Address: 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Region: United States > Indiana > Fort Wayne
Price Range: €112 - €205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-IPFW & Coliseum 3*
Number of rooms: 151
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-Ipfw And Coliseum
Holiday Inn Fort Wayne-Ipfw & Coliseum Hotel Fort Wayne
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#11 Family Hotel in Fort Wayne
#19 Business Hotel in Fort Wayne
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“If you're staying here when a concert is across the street, you may want to ask for a room farthest away from the elevators.”
T6286TAkims, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Hotel is in a good location”
donandkathiio, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from elevator & vending.”
ADab54, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Dinning room was open for breakfast, had a buffet and regular menu. We ate dinner there too, large, variable dinner menu.”
Sarabachman, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“just ask when you contact them - the front desk is very helpful”
llg937, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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