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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i was on flying from the Arctic Circle. I needed a place close to airport. I had a flight out early the next morning. The shuttle picks up late a night. They delivered my back to the airport early the next morning. The staff was accommodating.

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your business and hope to welcome you back the next time you are in Anchorage.

Monterey Park, California
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This is a great place to stay, and conveniently located in Downtown. Close to lots of restaurants, shops (i.e. Walmart, Target, Costco, souvenir shops in downtown), and activities (i.e. museum, zoo, national park public lands, visitor center). It's also a good place to do short (30-40 minutes drive) excursions (i.e. Girdwood, for skiing; Portage Valley Glacier; Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center)....

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Hello Helen. It's great to hear that you enjoyed a "nice and cozy" stay. I'm sorry to hear that the Jacuzzi jets did not work. The jets need to be turned on by a timer/dial on the wall which may have been the problem, but I will have our maintenance team take a look at it right away. I appreciate...

Valdez, Alaska
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Had to go see the cancer doctor & our last night there the front desk called & woke me up at 11:15 pm to accuse me of smoking pot in our room. They told us they were calling the police to come inspect all rooms in our area & said they would ask us to leave if that was going...

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Hello Meowmeow4, I apologize for the late night call and accusation from our front desk so late in the evening. Although we will continue to investigate reports of smoking of any kind, we could have used more tact. This situation will be addressed immediately with the staff. I appreciate this training opportunity and hope you give us a chance to...

New Orleans, LA
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We arrived late at night, and the desk service was really helpful and friendly. It's a quick drive from the airport, and then a quick drive to downtown Anchorage. We needed to pick up some odds and ends, and the hotel has a regional shuttle that will take you, free, to the local Walmart. The hotel is really well run...

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you were able to enjoy our services. Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Express! We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in Anchorage. Sincerely, Tia Lewis General Manager

Salt Lake City
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Loved this hotel. The room is weird. I would have been fine with a regular room, but I did ask for an upgrade, so thanks! The best thing about this HIX is the breakfast. I've stayed in enough, hundreds, that I would rate these guys near the top of the game. I. Love the snoozapallooza too!

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are thankful for your business and your kind words. It's great to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast service and our Snoozapallooza promotion. Sincerely, Tia Lewis General Manager

Homer, Alaska
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Overall enjoyed my stay. The breakfast was pretty good, not bad for continental. My main complaint was the noise. All night long, heard everything going on in the hallway...knocking on other rooms, kids running, etc. The location is great, there's food across the parking lot - the pizza place was great!

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear your stay was too noisy. I hope we can make it up to you the next time you visit. Thank you for your business and your comments, we appreciate all feedback. Sincerely, Tia Lewis General Manager

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 29 October 2016

There was black mold in the bathroom. After I posted a review on a survey that they sent me, they blocked the review on their website and then sent me to a link to edit the review that was in German. Nice try. Stay with caution.

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. I do apologize about the condition of your room. Thanks to your comments we have taken care of the issue and retrained our staff on how to identify. I'm sorry that your review was blocked, but am glad that you were able to voice your concerns on other forums. Thank you for your business....

Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I asked for a quiet room and got it. In my six nights there, I only recall one incident of unruly children running through the hallway and waking people up. Very pleasant stay. Breakfast was HIE standard - everything I wanted - and was always ready at 6:00 AM which suited my schedule perfectly. Front desk staff was always helpful...

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you enjoyed a peaceful stay. Thank you for sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Tia Lewis General Manager

Reviewed 2 October 2016

I booked this hotel for the convenience of the location. It is very close to the airport. I arrived late in the evening and later left AK on a very early flight. In addition, the hotel rates were very reasonable. I had called ahead and requested quiet rooms away from the heavy traffic. My requests were honored. The staff was...

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star rating! We are proud to be of service. It's great to know we met your expectations. Hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Tia Lewis General Manager

Bromma, Sweden
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The hotel is close to the airport and has a shuttle. We arrived with a rental car and parked straight outside the hotel so that's fine. Checking in was pretty smooth but the feeling of "welcome" was not really there. We had room 360 which was okay but there was a smell of humidity in the room. Ventilation is not...

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Hie A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that you did not feel welcomed at check in. We certainly want all our guests to feel right at home. I hope you keep us in mind the next time you are in Anchorage so that we may improve your impression of us. Thank you for your business and your feedback, both are greatly appreciated. Sincerely, Tia...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express-Anchorage Airport is conveniently located just 1 mile from the Ted Steven s Anchorage International Airport and 10 minutes from Anchorage s historic downtown district, with all the major shopping and fine dinning restaurants. Take a ride on the Alaska Railroad, see the starting line of the world famous Iditarod trail, kids can play at the Imaginarium or H2Oais Indoor Water Park. Attend events at the Egan Center, the Sullivan Arena,the new Dena ina Civic & Convention Center or Anchorage s Performing Arts Center. Alyeska Ski Resort and the town of Girdwood are a short drive south on the New Seward Highway, along the Turnagain Arm where you can look out for wildlife such as moose, Dall sheep and the bald eagle. But if you don t see them on the road, you can visit the Alaska Zoo or Big Game Alaska Wildlife Center. Surrounding companies include, BP Exploration, Conoco Phillips, North Slope Telecom, Inc., and Arctic Slope Regional Corp. The Holiday Inn Express-Anchorage Airport has 129 smartly appointed guestrooms, with microwaves and refrigerators in all rooms, Free wireless Internet access throughout the hotel, 24 hour airport shuttle, and our Express Start Breakfast Bar featuring our world famous cinnamon rolls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Anchorage

Address: 4411 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: €102 - €284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Anchorage 2.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
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Anchorage Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Anchorage
Holiday Inn Express Anchorage Alaska
Hotel Style:
#12 Family Hotel in Anchorage
#20 Business Hotel in Anchorage
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“First floor at the back for QUIET.”
 of 5 bubbles Scotty4949, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For a quiet room, request second floor away from the elevator and the ice machine.”
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“Lots of parking in the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles Kodiak_kid_123, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“have local telephone to call if you need airport pick up”
 of 5 bubbles Uliyar, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms ending in 58,60,62 (e.g. 358) are removed from stairs, elevators, etc. and quiet”
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