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Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown

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St. Louis, MO
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I rarely stay in Holiday Inns as a Marriott platinum member, but this hotel was so convenient to the Convention Center. Check in was super fast, Mitch at the front desk was so helpful and friendly! Covered upper level parking was great, with elevator to our floor. Our king size suite was ample for us and our two young teens....

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed a hotel for one night for an early morning appointment at the University of Puget Sound, just down the street. Check in was great - Brittiany was so upbeat and helpful! She offered me free parking for signing up for the rewards program. I had requested a room near the elevator, and they were able to accommodate our request....

Thank PaulalovesPortland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had a one night stay here by myself. I was struggling between giving this hotel a three or four star rating. The hotel itself is average. Like all Holiday Inn Express', it's good for those one night business stays or driving through town and need a place to sleep places. It's a no frills hotel that got the job...

Thank Schwidawg
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Schwidawg, Thank you for your stay and for posting a review. We are delighted to read that you appreciated the cleanliness of our hotel. However, we are sorry that some aspects of your stay did not fully meet your expectations. Our goal is to make everyone’s stay special and this review will be useful in our endeavor to continually...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It's relatively a newer facility therefore the hotel feels clean and fresh. The rooms are super comfortable with modern furnishings. The added mini kitchen is nice if you need to heat up leftovers in the microwave. Keuring machine is also a nice welcome. Breakfast is good with various selections of warm and cold. They offer to-go bags as well if...

Thank Ardhi R
BRANDI H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Arhi R, Thank you for being our guest at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tacoma Downtown. We love hearing that you enjoyed our guest room amenities such as the comfortable furnishings, Keuring coffee machine and our complimentary Express Start Breakfast. We are happy to hear that you will be our guest again when in the Tacoma area. Best...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We were only staying one night. So all I cared about was "Can we fit in a room cheaply? Can we fit in a room cheaply but not so cheap that it smells like vomit?" This Holiday inn fit the bill. Its close to the Washington State museum, but the street that its on is surrounded by warehouses and dumpsters....

Thank ClineFam
BRANDI H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown, responded to this review

Dear ClineFam, Thank you for being our guest at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tacoma Downtown. We are glad that our hotel fit you and your family's needs while in Tacoma. The area of downtown we are located in is growing. We have the new 7seas Brewing behind our location and new parking building being built on our street....

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 22 December 2016

My friend and I traveled there for a concert at the tacoma dome and the hotel was perfect for our needs! From our check in process to our checkout process, we really had no complaints! The Front desk manager was very helpful with finding us local restaurants to go to, and when we needed new towels they were brought to...

Thank Nicole O
Anacortes, Washington
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is a great Hotel! This place is so clean and quite which is hard to find in downtown Tacoma. The staff is always friendly, great restaurants within walking and did I mention it's clean!!!! If in town this is a great place to stay.

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Rooms are clean, beds are comfortable, and a great breakfast. I stay here every time I come to tacoma, and would suggest it to anyone! The staff was excellent and even called when I got to my room to make sure everything was as I expected.

Thank baxterman2000
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Used as a home base while visiting the area to look at apartments with my daughter who is moving to Tacoma for a job. Will definitely stay here again. Staff is very friendly and attentive and very willing to make recommendations and suggestions. Nice breakfast selection to start your day and very conveniently located to much the area has to...

Thank charleygop
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here twice for business. Staff is pleasant and the hotel is clean. Very central to downtown Tacoma and easily accessible and within walking distance of many restaurants. Area is pretty quiet at night though I did hear the train once or twice. I would definitely stay here again.

Thank EuropeCosmicTravel

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Tacoma's newest downtown hotel! With 163 guestrooms and suites and flexible meeting space for up to 120 people, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites is the place to Stay Smart! Located just off I-5 in the heart of downtown, we are just minutes away from the Downtown Business District, Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, UW - Tacoma Campus, Tacoma Dome, the Port of Tacoma, the Museum of Glass, the Lemay - America's Car Museum, the Washington State History Museum, the Tacoma Art Museum, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and much more. Our competitive rates include a complimentary breakfast buffet daily, complimentary on-site self-parking for our overnight guests, complimentary wireless high-speed internet access and business center. Enjoy a workout or a relaxing swim in our fitness center and heated indoor pool, or take a walk downtown to a variety of restaurants, shops and attractions. The beautiful Tacoma waterfront is only a short drive away and offers sweeping views and a selection of restaurants. We hope to welcome you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown

Address: 2102 S C St, Tacoma, WA 98402-1505
Region: United States > Washington > Tacoma
Price Range: $174 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Tacoma Downtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 163
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