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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City

HIExpress.comUS$ 102*
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This one shares the qualities of most Holiday Inn Expresses: clean comfortable (love the choice of soft and firm pillows) friendly staff, bill under the door during the night, updated furniture in perfect condition. Tiffany Drive is the turn off from the highway and a little hard to find if traveling east.

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Bonnie B, Thank you so much for your kind words. We strive for cleanliness and service. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay!!

Frennchtown
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Nice hotel. Clean and well designed. Breakfast bar is very well-stocked with extra items above and beyond the minimum required - like many more yummy teas than usual and little bags available for carrying leftovers upstairs. Housekeeping staff are friendly and accommodating. I stayed here three nights and would stay again. Oh, also very quiet and restful place.

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CShellhart, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Lori E, Thank you so much for all your kind words. We try to make every guests stay as special as possible. Even though everyone has many different likes, we try to go above and beyond to accommodate everyone individually. We are glad that you enjoyed the variety of tea. We thank you for your stay, and now your loyalty!...

Longview, Washington
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Spent one night here while visiting Mason City. It is in an area south of downtown where most of the hotels are located. Many restaurants nearby within walking distance. Staff was very helpful. Breakfast was the usual HI Express offerings and the breakfast room was large enough that we did not feel crowded. Guest rooms were very comfortable and the...

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Kitters, Thank you for letting us know about your stay! We appreciate you taking the time to do so! We are glad that your stay was enjoyable and you found the location to be perfect with all the outside amenities close by! We hope to see you again the next time you are in town! :)

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I think we took the last room available. They did offer a bereavement rate which was nice. Room was very clean. Rates were higher than expected for a small town that I grew up in. It was conveniently located across from Ruby Tuesday, so it was nice to walk over for supper. Staff was very nice.

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Lori W, I'm glad that we could help you out during a time when it is needed the most. We are sorry for your loss. It makes me smile to hear that our staff was very pleasant, and the rooms were clean! We hope to see you again, just not on the same circumstances. Thank you.

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Nice new property, very modern, clean and comfortable. If all holiday inn express were this nice, would be my go to property when traveling. helpful staff, but mainly new, modern comfortable. would recommend

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Jamminneapolis, Thank you for your kind words. Our staff takes a lot of pride in cleanliness, and want to make sure you have a clean and comfy stay! We hope to see you again!

Neenah, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 September 2016

After cutting our losses at the nearby Clarion Inn (a facility desperately in need of demolition), we found a late night vacancy at Holiday Inn Express in Mason City. This was a God-send! Everything was clean, comfortable, and quiet. The price was reasonable. In the morning? Pancakes from a pancake machine, cinnamon rolls, and more. It was great, and great...

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Adam P, I am at a loss of words right now. This review is everything we would hope a guest that walks through our doors would feel like! Firstly, thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay! We greatly appreciate it. Secondly, our staff strives for greatness. Our top priorities are cleanliness and service. We never...

Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Everything about this place was top notch. Clean, well-appointed room, large bathroom, quiet surroundings, excellent breakfast. Perfect location to downtown museums, plus just a short drive to Clear Lake for additional sightseeing. Don't skip the beautiful Northern Iowa Gardens in Clear Lake!

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Bobnorita, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your 5 star stay!! We appreciate it greatly. I'm glad that our hard work showed during your stay! We pride ourselves in cleanliness and service. On top of all the amenities we have to offer, our town is full of old gems, so I am glad you had...

Reviewed 28 August 2016

We usually stay at a different chain, but decided to try this property because of the ratings it received. It was considerably less than the usual hotel chain we frequent, and we were a bit apprehensive. We are so glad that we took a chance. It was by far the best property that we have stayed at in a long...

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Cathy M, I am super excited about your review. Firstly, thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. Secondly, I'm glad that we had such a great impression on you during your FIRST stay at our property. Thank you for giving us a chance, and hopefully many more to come!

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Newer hotel, spacious rooms, nice lobby, friendly staff. Very clean. We were there for a class reunion and they let us use the conference room to sit around and talk in the evening. Would stay there again! Also, very easy 8 mile drive to Clear Lake.

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Keadsm, Thank you for your kind words. Cleanliness is a huge priority of ours. Thank you for taking the time to let us know how well we are doing in that aspect. We would love you have you again!!

Minnesota
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We recently stayed overnight with grandchildren for a family reunion and had a great time. We booked 2 rooms and found both to be roomy and clean. Pool area is very nice and breakfast was great. We have stayed here many times and will again!

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CShellhart, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City, responded to this review

Lesfergie5, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We appreciate your business as well as your loyalty. We strive to make sure our guests are taken care of 100% in the areas of service and cleanliness. I'm glad that its not being looked over. We would love to see you again soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City

Address: 3041 4th St SW, Mason City, IA 50401-1567
Region: United States > Iowa > Mason City
Price Range: ₹ 6,852 - ₹ 9,761 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mason City 2.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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“They all seem to be nice! Back roos no road noise!”
mikedC8135NN, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“First floor rooms are very convenient when traveling with small children-close to the pool and breakfast area.”
lesfergie5, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“hotel is angled from the main road so rooms on both sides are quiet.”
charliec749, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“For quiet rooms, choose 3rd floor”
sarahtJ2907SW, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice and quiet.”
Charlie282, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
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