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Asheville, NC
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one night while visiting family in Chapel Hill. The hotel is close to downtown historic Hillsborough. We found a welcoming staff and a very satisfactory facility...clean, quiet, and comfortable.

Thank bethaAsheville_NC
Teresa I, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Dear bethaAsheville_NC: Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel that you posted on the Tripadvisor website on 11/27/16. We are extremely happy that your visit to Hillsborough was a success and that we were able to make your stay an enjoyable one. We look forward to seeing you again in the future, if your travels bring... More 

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62 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean and comfortable hotel that covers all the bases of contemporary inexpensive overnight accommodation. Adequate, though nothing special, complimentary breakfast until noon (which is unusual). Cable and wifi were good.

Thank Earle o
Teresa I, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Dear Earle O: Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Teresa I Front Desk Receptionist More 

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20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So hotel not bad, but the strong smell of perfume throughout the hotel did not allow me to sleep. so if I cannot sleep the reason to get a room is defeated. Thus, one star. If you adopt mind strong smells than it is fine.

Thank Highfaluten
Teresa I, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Dear Highfaluten: Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our hotel and please accept our sincerest apologies for the disturbance you have experienced during your stay due to the room conditions. Rest assured that these issues will be looked into. We value your comments and welcome the opportunity to serve you again. Sincerely, Teresa I Front Desk... More 

1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Many members of our family and friends stayed here for a number of days during the event of our daughter's wedding ceremony. All of the staff were very welcoming and congratulated us. The rooms were clean and the room service was wonderful. The beds are great and the pillows nice. We especially appreciated the manager, Anjan, allowing us to use... More 

Thank Melanie C
Teresa I, Front Desk Receptionist at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Dear Melanie C: Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel that you posted on the TripAdvisor website on 10/25/16. We are extremely happy that your visit to Hillsborough for your daughter's wedding was a success and that we were able to make your stay an enjoyable one. We look forward to seeing you again in the... More 

High Point, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My stay here was excellent. My husband had hip replacement surgery in August at the UNC, East Campus. The hotel was close and the staff very friendly. Meena and Betty and other front desk staff greeted everyone coming or leaving. They knew my husband had surgery and asked about him daily. They showed true concern and offered to help if... More 

Thank Kathleen G
1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on business a few times. Excellent stay each time. Very clean rooms. Helpful and accommodating staff. Within close proximity to downtown Hillsborough. Friendly and welcoming staff that always greeted with a smile. Housekeeping was wonderful. Highly recommend! Will be staying here anytime I'm in the area.

Thank Amanda M
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115 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I have stayed at this hotel two other times that I plan my drive between New York and Miami/Atlanta with this hotel in mind. As always, the staff so nice and courteous but let me mention about the room. The room is equipped with these comfortable back friendly beds that are so nice to the human back after being in... More 

Thank Knighttravelmd
Banner Elk, North Carolina
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79 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We are presently stuck here with a dead Jeep in the parking lot. By the time we found someone to tow us and came back inside to wait it was after they had cleared away breakfast. A wonderful woman offered to get me something anyway, and brought me a bagel with a container of cream cheese, a little plate, napkins... More 

Thank Wyndswept8
Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Thank you, Wyndswept8, for taking the time to give us such a great review. We hope that a little breakfast and our accommodations made an otherwise annoying stop due to car trouble a little more bearable. We hope you return soon, but perhaps on your own terms instead next time! More 

Greenville, SC
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

My wife, elderly mother and I stopped by late on a Tuesday night after a full day traveling. Excellent choice. Accommodations were comfortable, clean, quiet and very nice. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Was asked several times of we needed anything and what could they do to help us. Breakfast was very good with above average selections and... More 

Thank easleykirk
Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Easleykirk, thank you for writing such a kind review about your stay at our hotel. We're delighted that we could provide clean, comfortable accommodations for you and your elderly mother. Please come again anytime during your travels. We promise to provide hot, delicious breakfast every time! More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The hotel was very well cared for. The staff GREAT. I have never been in a hotel which the staff was so caring and genuine!!! Every part of our stay was great. I travel 6-7 times a year. Never have I experienced this good of a stay for such a low price. When the staff treats the hotel as their... More 

Thank Francis K
Audrey T, Front Desk Clerk at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, responded to this review

Thank you so much, Francis K, for your spectacular review of our hotel, and particularly regarding the staff. We're overjoyed that you were so pleased with your stay! We at Holiday Inn Express in Hillsborough truly try to build relationships with our guests and we're ecstatic that you felt we achieved that goal. Please come again anytime! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough Hotel! Our hotel is conveniently located off I-85 and I-40 in a small town that is rich with history. While you are visiting with us in Hillsborough, either on business or pleasure, enjoy some of our various hotel amenities and let our staff assist you with suggestions and directions to our most popular tourist attractions and local companies. Here on Business? Our hotel has complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet access throughout the hotel. We offer a deluxe breakfast bar to get your day started and a cardio room to help you stay healthy. We are located near the following: Research Triangle Park, Duke Hospital, UNC Hospital, Euro Sports, General Electric, Vietri, Thale Construction and Roxboro/Mayo Power Plants. Here on Leisure? Choose from one of our spacious rooms or suites and relax by our outdoor pool during the warmer seasons. We are located near the following attractions: Triangle Sports Plex, Durham Bulls, Dean Smith Center, University of Chapel Hill, Duke University, Duke Chapel, the Dickerson House, and the Colonial Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough

Address: 202 Cardinal Drive, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Region: United States > North Carolina > Hillsborough
Price Range: ₹ 7,296 - ₹ 8,387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough 2.5*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough (Durham Area Hotel Hillsborough
Holiday Inn Hillsborough
Hillsborough Holiday Inn
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“Best view is probably on the front of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Wyndswept8, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“n/a only stayed the one night. It is off the road so all the rooms are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles FrancisK447, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“handicap rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles stsimeon2, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Parking lot side must be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles O8820KYkenc, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“make sure they honor the rate you book.”
 of 5 bubbles valrem, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
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