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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter

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  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Checked out after 1 night. Traveling for business, I look for wired internet for better security with a travel router versus the open Wi-fi. Their wire system does not support travel routers and travel router will not work. I left this property after 1 night...More

Thank XK120M
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 1 week ago

Hello XK120M, Thank you for your recent stay with us and reviewing our property. I am pleased to see your high rating with regards to the cleanliness of our hotel. On other hand, I am sorry that our internet set up fell short of your...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Six kids (12-4) and three sets of adults, how much more fun could you ask for? Three Bears waterpark allowed all kids to enjoy themselves and more. The waterpark I felt was clean, there was activities for all ages in our party. The only real...More

Thank Kelli N
Reviewed 9 January 2018

the boys had their bunk bed room which was fun. They also got to play X-box. the hotel staff was excellent and answered all my questions and were very helpful. The water in the lazy river was a little too cold for them. We were...More

Thank Deb A
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you Deb A- Thank you for staying with us and taking time to review our facility! I'm happy to read that the grandkids had a blast in the bunk room with the Xbox one. We will do our very best to continue to improve...More

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a Lazer tag hotel package...which is where my kids (12 & 11) spent to majority of the time...so definitely the way to go... The room was clean & spacious... but the one bed (the one we ended up on) has busted springs that...More

Thank Missy W
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We stayed over the Thanksgiving weekend & our stay was a little disappointing. Our room was fine & beds were comfortable. But, at midnight I woke up to hear our neighbor talking on his phone. He wasn't yelling, but talking loudly. After listening to his...More

Thank lisaraydan
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 6 December 2017

Hello lisaraydan- Thank you so much for your review and candor. I'm very sorry to hear after speaking to your neighbor about the noise that they took it to an unexpected level. I had the pleasure of serving our guests that night and the safety/security...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
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Microwave
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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US$119 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$119 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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apfarm
18 December 2016|
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Response from Jeff O | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have a sauna.
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Mom2kkids
25 September 2016|
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Response from rawbass2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a snack bar that sells pizza and snacks. Also, Tap Beer and Mixed Drinks!
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Angiedonnay
19 August 2016|
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Response from rawbass2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can bring life jackets but they also have some there that are available!
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"We had 2 boys with us so we had first floor with bunk beds and it was great. There was some noise but there..."
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"Stay on second floor, less outside foot traffic..."
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"Great hotel to take your kids to burn off energy."
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"I prefer rooms on the top floor, they're a bit quieter."
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