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Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh

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Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We stayed here for several nights in July 15. The rooms were recently updated, quiet and had nice ice cold AC!! The front desk person (we checked in at 3am) was superbly helpful even bringing us the roll away bed immediately upon our check-in. Ice machines are located on every floor...a very nice option for us. Breakfast was great and...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We were in the area for a triathlon in New Hill, just down the highway. Location was perfect for us because we were leaving at 5:30am on a Saturday morning. They were setting up breakfast early, and the staff was nice enough when I asked for milk and a banana. They didn't make me feel like I was inconveniencing them....

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Great price and location in Apex right off the highway. Friendly helpful staff. nice rooms and quiet. Complimentary breakfast. Near Restaurants. Ask for a room that does not face the road. Pretty lobby.

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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed for one night in June/2015. A little difficult to find without GPS because of somewhat hidden location. My kids really enjoyed the pool which was clean and well maintained, although small. Reasonable price and friendly staff. We would stay here again.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh, responded to this review

Dear travelorwannaB, Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Express Apex Raleigh. We thank you for bringing your experience to our attention and we are glad that despite your issues finding our location, your stay went commendable. Thank you for recognizing our hotel staff, this indeed inspires us to continue what we are doing. We also thank you for noting the cleanliness...

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for an event in town. Great service. The front desk called us the day of our arrival to see if we wanted the sofa bed made up for us. The front desk was helpful for suggesting pizza options in the area. J & S New York Pizza delivers to the hotel and has great food. Also check out...

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NC
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

The rooms are better than some I've been in. A/C seems to be working pretty hard both times I stayed(not very cold). This week room smelled a little moldy. The breakfast is larger than some I've stayed at. Staff are helpful and friendly. Hope u don't have to turn left when u leave

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh, responded to this review

Dear v3093, We appreciate that you took the time to review our hotel. I appreciate and wish to thank you for the kind comments on the staff. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the air conditioning issue you experienced. I understand the discomfort this caused you. Rest assured that this matter will be looked into. Again, I do apologize and...

St. Louis
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights when our air conditioner went out at home. Great stay, very comfortable. The thing that really makes this hotel work is the amazing staff, who are very friendly and took care of our every need -- always greeted us as we came and went, asking about the repair of our air conditioner. The room was...

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Cornelius, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Hard to find but worth the search! Hotel is down a hill, behind a McDonald's and Comfort Inn and Suites. Staff eager to please, beds comfortable, very clean. Way above average FREE BREAKFAST, includes scrambled eggs, pork and Turkey sausage, pancake maker, usual fruits, cereals, yogurt and Incredible CINAMON ROLLS! Ample free parking, nice pool (small), fitness center (aerobic's only),...

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Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Had occasion to stay at the Holiday Inn Express in APEX to attend a funeral. Manager gave us a discounted rate when requested by my sister. Hotel is very clean and comfortable. Kudos to Dave the desk clerk. He was very friendly and helpful. He gave us a discount card to get 10% off at Carrabba's restaurant. Free breakfast was...

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Gibsonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 February 2015

One of my very favorite hotels that I so much depend on with my work and my business. Each and every single time .. the people here come through !!! This hotel has the very best in all areas. Cleanliness, Front Desk staff and Hospitality. Even the maintenance guy (Herb) .. will do anything in this world for you if...

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Cherry C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh, responded to this review

Dear GregoryD258, Thanks for taking the time to do a review. We are so happy that we meet all your expectations. We just love our repeat guest and we hope you return again soon for some more Souther Hospitality! Take care,

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The award winning Holiday Inn Express Apex hotel welcomes you to Apex, North Carolina. Located in close proximity to Raleigh/RTP and the Cary business parks, Holiday Inn Express Apex is the Smart choice for the business and leisure travelers visiting the Raleigh area. Our hotel features: free high speed Internet service, microwaves and refrigerators, Smart Start Continental breakfast, 24 hour business center, fitness center and seasonal outdoor pool. Local attractions include the Regency and McGregor Business Parks (4 miles), Amphitheatre at Regency Park (4miles), RBC Entertainment and Sport Center (8 miles), NC State Fairgrounds (6 miles), Alltel Pavilion (8 miles) Research Triangle Park (12 miles) RDU International Airport (12 miles) and NC State, UNC Chapel Hill and Duke Universities (15 miles). Call hotel direct to confirm your experience. Group and conference room rates available by request. Year round negotiated rates with local companies and training facilities. Visit Apex, NC and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel. Thank you for being our guest! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh

Address: 1006 Marco Dr, Hwy 55 and US 1 South, Apex, NC 27502-1873
Region: United States > North Carolina > Apex
Price Range: $128 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Apex/Raleigh 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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