We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 101: English reviews
Big Spring, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hubby and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this Holiday Inn. When I first walked in the room I was struck by the architectural design and how huge the room is. We had the King Jacuzzi suite and it's everything anyone could want to make them feel like a King (and Queen). Petula at the front desk is super friendly...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tlpounds13
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

clean service was great not expensive excellently right off friendly people great breakfast quiet the rooms were very clean smell good no trash around building a great place to vist an stay front desk was very clean an service when ask for something was right on point

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nathaniel M
Rockford, IL
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Located right on I-10, very convenient to all of Lake Charles and surrounding area. Good breakfast, newspapers, very quiet, peaceful night. Staff is friendly, no complaints. Only issue in leaving parking lot is tht you can not get direct access to I-10, have to do a couple of u-turns.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BossRino
Mansfield, Louisiana
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stayed there last night and it was nice, clean, and a great value for the money, but the most impressive thing was how friendly and helpful the staff members were. Petula was the lady at the front desk when we checked in and she was very nice and even helped us as we worked on our plans for the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Felicia71052
Monroe, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This hotel is excellently located just off I-10 in Lake Charles with easy access to the interstate. It is not brand new, but it is fairly new and well appointed with an expansive lobby, the usual free breakfast and a very nice interior (I love the wide hallways and the beautiful carpeting in the hallways and the pleasant music in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jrsmith8
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is certainly a "newish" Express and well located for the I-10 corridor through town with easy access whether traveling east or west. The breakfast was a little disappointing, but acceptable. I do have a slight concern about security outside at night.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CherokeeMan
Charmaine S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and concern. We are very pleased to hear you found our property "Newish" and our location right off of I-10 east or west was convenience for your travel through Lake Charles. Please accept my sincerest apologies for breakfast not meeting...

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a night on business. I did not book the hotel and probably would not have chosen this location due to location. With that said, hotel was clean, staff was extremely nice! There was a strong smell that I didn't like that stuck on my clothes. It wasn't a rotten smell or anything it was I guess...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Hunter P
Texas
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice property. What's really special is the personnel that go out of their way. Good eggs for breakfast without that nasty cheese product most HI properties add. Greeted we it a good bag and smile. Glad we stayed.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank txfrmgrl
Denham Springs, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Convenient, right off I-10. It's south of I-10, and the GPS wants to take you north on MLK. It's quiet, but only easily accessible of MLK Northbound. You can get to it from the SB direction, but only with either a U-turn or entry from the backside. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was standard buffet fare. Room was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LSUTraveller
Canton, Georgia
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Short stop in Lake Charles while travelling back to Atlanta. The hotel is very new, but the staff was excellent and seemed experienced. We felt welcome from the time we walked in to the time we left the next morning.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank walthergeo

37 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Lake Charles hotels
6.8 km away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Lake Charles South
7.6 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Lake Charles Prien Lake Rd
7.9 km away
SpringHill Suites Lake Charles
SpringHill Suites Lake Charles
#6 of 33 in Lake Charles
238 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7.6 km away
Hampton Inn Lake Charles
Hampton Inn Lake Charles
#3 of 33 in Lake Charles
270 reviews
8.3 km away
Wingate by Wyndham Lake Charles Casino Area
1.5 km away
BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn & Suites
BEST WESTERN Bayou Inn & Suites
#10 of 33 in Lake Charles
178 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - Lake Charles the finest hotel in Southwest Louisiana. Our hotel offers 81 spacious rooms or you can treat yourself to one of our suites equipped with a Jacuzzi bathtub. We can host your next meeting or small reception in our meeting room that can accommodate up to 50 guests.Our Lake Charles hotel is centrally located with easy access to I-10, Conoco, PPG, Sasol, Cit-Con, Westlake Petrochemicals, Citgo and Westlake Polymers. Try your luck at the nearby Lake Charles Casinos, Isle of Capri, L'Auberge Du Lac and play golf in their Tom Fazio designed golf course. Take a relaxing stroll through downtown Lake Charles or experience one of Lake Charles area golf clubs, Pine Shadows, Mallard Cove or Graywood Plantation Golf Course. We are in close proximity to McNeese State University and Lake Charles Regional Airport. Our dedicated staff at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is here to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. Hotel discounts available for AAA members and senior citizens with a valid ID at check-in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles

Address: 402 Martin Luther King Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70601
Region: United States > Louisiana > Lake Charles
Price Range: ₹ 7,288 - ₹ 11,170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles 2.5*
Number of rooms: 81
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Odigeo, IHG, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Lake Charles Hotel Lake Charles
Holiday Inn Lake Charles
Lake Charles Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Lake Charles
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Corpus Christi, Texas

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Charles staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“King Jacuzzi room is very large, quiet, and at the top of the stairway”
  • The King Jacuzzi suite is very luxurious.
 of 5 bubbles tlpounds13, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get the king suites”
 of 5 bubbles 416nathanielm, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor, has a slow elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles BossRino, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Very good free breakfast. Very good bed and pillows.”
 of 5 bubbles Gunslinger37, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not fronting the street are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Alaskans187, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay