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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The hotel staff was wonderful, the room was clean & comfortable. Loved the promotion that corporate is doing with the Snoozapalooza, even though we aren't late sleepers, I can see where this would be very beneficial to a lot of people. The thank you note we found under the door was a nice little added touch to already great service.

Thank Pat5414
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Pat5414, Thank you for the wonderful review of our hotel! We love to hear feedback of any kind but it's always better when it's as good as this is! I'm happy to hear that my staff took such good care of you. The thank you notes are something we like to do to set ourselves apart from all the...

Reviewed 31 August 2016

Hotel Staff is amazingly friendly and helpful, allowed a early check in and late check out since we were traveling with small children. Pool can be a little bit crowded at times with people from town coming to swim but that was a very small inconvenience.

Thank Bobbie S
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Bobbie J, Thank you for writing us such a great review. I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much! Our pool is a big hit with our guests and with the public also, it gets a lot of use. Early checkin and late checkout is a small thing but can make a big difference with...

Reviewed 21 August 2016

Paige was just wonderful at check in, efficient, friendly, appropriately curious about my stay and travel, truly a delight to meet. On top of that, the next morning I received a thank you note for my stay, how lovely!!. Hotel was clean, comfortable, had a great breakfast, one of the best I ever had and really delicious Cinnamon rolls. Thank...

Thank Janly
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Janly Thank you for such a great review of our hotel! I will be sure to pass the praise along to Paige. We get some pretty great feedback from our thank you cards as well. It's just something to help set us apart from other hotels, a nice personal touch. Be sure to stop in again if you are...

Carroll, Iowa
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I was shocked to see that for one night in this motel it was more then any motel I've ever stayed in when visiting Omaha or Des Moines!! For this tiny town?? Putting that aside, this is very beautiful and clean. The pool is enormous as it is also available for the public to use. They even have a lifeguard,...

Thank kapmom44
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear kapmom44, Thank you for the review of our hotel. I'm glad you had a chance to enjoy the pool. We do get a lot of complements about it. Our breakfast is pretty amazing too! Also happy to hear that you had such a great night sleep. I'm sorry that the pop machines had no water in them for you....

Omaha, NE
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Very nice hotel, clean, good amenities, good breakfast, etc. No complaints at all except the price! This hotel is grossly overpriced for such a small town. That's why it's overpriced. They know visitors have few options so they are gouging guests. I have stayed in other hotels in the Dallas area, the San Antonio area, the Oklahoma City area, even...

Thank bkldy
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear bkldy, Thank you for writing us a review. We appreciate all feedback! I'm happy to hear that you had a great stay. We do have quite a few amenities and little things as extras that add up to make a big difference. I will pass the comments regarding our rates onto our management. I hope to see you again...

Superior, Colorado
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We enjoyed our stay here. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were well kept and clean. Our beds were very comfortable. The breakfast was very good as well. We would recommend this hotel to any family or friends.

Thank GregDieter
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear GregDieter, Thank you for the great review! I'm glad to hear that your stay was such a good one. We strive to make every stay that way! We hope to have you come and visit us again soon. Have a great day! Sincerely, Charity Harper Front Desk Manager

Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I stayed here for 4 nights on a business trip. The hotel is newer and really kept up well. Housekeeping takes pride in their work because the place and rooms are very clean. I had no issues with the room while there. The best part is the front desk staff. Chris is the best and Paige was very helpful too....

1Thank ilovetotravel32456
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear ilovetotravel32456, I'm glad to hear that your stay was such a great one. We take pride in our commitment to exceptional customer service and our staff are some of the best around! Each and everyone of them do their best to make each guest feel welcome and to make their stay a great one. I'm happy to hear that...

Reviewed 26 March 2016

After driving 12 hours straight from Arkansas, we were dead tired and just wanted a place to sleep. The front desk worker was amazing! She made us feel very welcome and our check-in (at 7am) was quick. Breakfast was awesome, as several choices were offered. Omelets, pancakes, sweet rolls, and the other great options. The room was fantastic! Very clean,...

Thank Eryn M
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Eryn M, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review! I'm so glad to hear that it was such a good stay for you. I'm happy that Terri got you all fixed up and you were able to get some rest! We try to make each guest's stay as good as we possibly can....

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I have stayed at the motel many times, when doing work for clients nearby. It is always clean and the staff friendly and helpful. There are a few eating establishments in the immediate area. the motel is not very old and still has the "new" feeling.

Thank hazmatt457
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear hazmatt457, Thank you for taking a minute to review our hotel. Glad to hear that we keep you coming back to stay with us. Believe it or not, our hotel is 8 years old! We do hear quite often that it looks like a new facility. That makes us happy! Our staff works hard to keep it that way....

Grandville, MI
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This Holiday Inn Express is pricier than similar hotels in northwest Iowa. I don't know why the market supports it, but it does. For most of our stay, it seemed to be close to full. This is a very nice hotel with a large pool area that is also used by people from the community. It was never too busy...

Thank DWbiker
SheldonHIE, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear DWbiker, Thank you for the wonderful review of our hotel! We do stay fairly full and quite busy here, but we like it that way! Our pool does get lots of use. It's a nice thing to be able to share it with the community. Thank you for being a loyal member of the IHG Program! Those points do...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Find Rest at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites in Sheldon, Iowa Quiet and small, Sheldon, Iowa is the perfect town to enjoy a restful stay. Our Sheldon hotel is conveniently located within a short drive to many different attractions and businesses. The Sheldon Municipal Airport (KSHL)and the city center are within 2 miles of our Sheldon accommodations, making us the perfect destination for business travelers. Our hotel is near companies like Maintainer Corp., Data Dimensions, Rosenboom Machine & Tool and KT Industries, and we are just three miles from the Community Convention Center. Leisure travelers can explore Sheldon and get a glimpse of the beautiful Midwest. You can play 9 holes of golf at the Sheldon Golf and Country Club, only 3 miles from our 100% Smoke-Free Sheldon hotel, or you can visit the Sheldon Competition Park for a kart or motocross race. And the new outdoor Sheldon Aquatic Center is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. This pet-friendly Sheldon hotel is the perfect place to unwind. We offer you choice amenities, including an indoor competition-size pool, a wading pool with fun features, and a whirlpool. You can visit the remodeled Fitness Center to work off the stresses of the day. You can stay connected with free high-speed, wired and wireless Internet access and start your day with a free Express Start breakfast. There's also a 24-hour business center. Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Sheldon Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

Address: 201 34th Avenue, Sheldon, IA 51201
Region: United States > Iowa > Sheldon
Price Range: ₹ 8,670 - ₹ 10,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 61
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“Just ask Chris!”
 of 5 bubbles ilovetotravel32456, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Just off two highways with good access.”
 of 5 bubbles hazmatt457, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles lisasQ1694XK, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Elevator in the middle and stairs on the ends, several ADA type rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Muddy630, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles BethE607, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
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