We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Express Durham

Save
Share
Traveller (16)
Room & Suite (23)
Storyboard
Overview
Hotel website
2516 Guess Rd, Durham, NC 27705-3307 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit Hotel Website
Offers from Holiday Inn Express Durham
Special Offer: Book Direct and Save
Hotel deals
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Rooms
30 Sep1 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$121.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Durham hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0a301448ae764a31942ac566dca7d01e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":223387,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109261093],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":121,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0a301448ae764a31942ac566dca7d01e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":121,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":121,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Holiday Inn Express Durham","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBhMzAxNDQ4YWU3NjRhMzE5NDJhYzU2NmRjYTdkMDFlIiwiQUlLIjoiNDM0OTExMjZlMDdjNDAzZjk4NTU1ODQ2NWZkZDk5M2QifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "30/09/2018", "checkOut": "01/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$121", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"109261093":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (172)
Filter reviews
172 results
Traveller rating
71
64
26
5
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
71
64
26
5
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewspancake makerbreakfast room attendantbig trucksfront deskclean bathroomdouble bedroomwould stay here againthe breakfast areaduke universityoff the highwaycomfortable hotelnice breakfastmanager's receptionrecently stayed herethe ac unityogurtvisiting family
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 172 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Though this hotel has some age on it, the management does a great job at always having a clean hotel and well kept rooms. I stay here frequently and have never been surprised by a poor visit. Narrow parking spaces are my only complaint, but...More

Thank Keith H
Response from E C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express DurhamResponded yesterday

Thank you, Keith, for taking the time to review your recent stay. We appreciate your loyalty to our hotel, and we love to hear that our efforts to maintain our hotel to a high standard do not go unnoticed! We look forward to all your...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Overall, it was a nice hotel. The staff was friendly at check in, the room was clean, the bed was comfortable, and the breakfast was good. It didn't look like it was in the nicest part of town, but we didn't have any problems. It...More

1  Thank DaveG3286
Response from Rebecca R, Manager at Holiday Inn Express DurhamResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for the five star review of our hotel! We are happy to hear that during your stay you had a friendly check-in, good breakfast, much needed quiet and comfort. We look forward to your next stay with us. Warm Regards, Miyeah Thompson Area...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff is friendly and helpful. Rooms really need a good update. Carpet is worn n has an odor of mildew. First room we were in smelled so bad we had to change rooms. Bed was not comfortable and the noise from the showers in other...More

Thank kjaussies
Response from E C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express DurhamResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. While we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our friendly staff, we regret there were issues with your stay. We are in the planning phases of undergoing a renovation next year. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed at this location quite a few times. It is convenient to visiting family, and it is right off I-85. It is a "typical" Holiday Inn Express... generally very nice. The staff were quite friendly in greeting us, and the Breakfast Room attendant was...More

Thank EwanderingMan
Response from Rebecca R, Manager at Holiday Inn Express DurhamResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed another stay with us due to our friendly staff. We understand that our hotel is starting to show it's age, and our corporate team has begun...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Felt welcome, heard, and cared for by Sheniqua (sp?) She was helpful, fun and BUSY!! But treated each person in line like they mattered to her! Life can be tough when you travel, wonderful, smiling face to come in to!

Thank Wendy G
Response from Rebecca R, Manager at Holiday Inn Express DurhamResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for the five star review of our hotel! We are proud of the customer service you received. We hope to see you again soon. Warm Regards, Miyeah Thompson Hotel Management Team

View more reviews
About
Description
With an ideal location near I-85 and the Durham Freeway, the Holiday Inn Express(R) Durham hotel offers the utmost in comfort and convenience for your next trip. Use the free Wi-Fi access to keep in touch ...More with home and the office, and the Business Center offers all the tools you need to make a dazzling presentation. We also offer free taxi service to Duke University Medical Center. In the morning, we serve up a free, hot breakfast buffet, featuring both hot and cold items. Enjoy great room amenities such as a fridge, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, iron/board, hair dryer, an a large work desk. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
79
Price range
US$118 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Durham Hotel Durham
,
Holiday Inn Durham
,
Durham Holiday Inn
Location
United States > North Carolina > Durham
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
79
Price range
US$118 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Durham Hotel Durham
,
Holiday Inn Durham
,
Durham Holiday Inn
Location
United States > North Carolina > Durham
Photos
Traveller (16)
Room & Suite (23)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 71 hotels in Durham
Red Roof Inn Durham Duke University Medical Center
215 reviews
.20 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Durham/University Area NC
145 reviews
.25 km away
Comfort Inn Medical Park
94 reviews
1.06 km away
Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown
291 reviews
1.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 827 restaurants in Durham
Melo Trattoria
255 reviews
1.21 km away
Bleu Olive
314 reviews
1.21 km away
Gocciolina
148 reviews
1.32 km away
Pomodoro Italian Kitchen
117 reviews
1.18 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 133 attractions in Durham
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
1,922 reviews
3.03 km away
Duke University Chapel
863 reviews
3.27 km away
Museum of Life + Science
815 reviews
2.19 km away
Duke University
574 reviews
3.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Mrsmegmichelle
11 May 2015|
Answer
Response from luckyladyd | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I didn't use a shuttle and was not aware they have one. We had a car.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Pool side is a bit quieter"
Read review
"great location"
Read review
"Rooms away from the elevator are always the best."
Read review
"higher floors are usually quieter"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing