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    Hotel Ylem

    8080 Main St, Houston, TX 77025-2808
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    • Excellent44%
    • Very good22%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible9%
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    “medical center” (31 reviews)
    “md anderson” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 September 2014

    Some of the staff were difficult to understand, especially those at the front desk during evenings. The walls, especially in the bathroom were dirty with torn wall paper. We stayed because of the shuttle to the hospital. But it didn't operate on weekends and we...More

    1  Thank Mary Ann L
    Response from Donald S, General Manager at Hotel YlemResponded 11 September 2014

    Dear Mary Ann L, Thank you for taking the time and reviewing our hotel. I am very disturbed to know that you didn't enjoy your stay. I take all reviews seriously. I will use your review to target those areas of concern. I would welcome...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2014

    The hotel doesn't have a lot of curb appeal, but that's misleading. It is very, very nice inside. The staff was courteous and helpful, and the room was great. Fridge and microwave, coffee maker, great shower, and fantastic beds. The free breakfast was very good...More

    Thank woody346
    Response from Donald S, General Manager at Hotel YlemResponded 11 September 2014

    Dear Woody346, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I am very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will share this review with the staff to inspire them. Once again, thank you for reviewing our hotel. I hope you will give...More

    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    This hotel needs an update, especially their A/C and bathrooms. The fitness center is small with 2 treadmills (one which was out of order), a bike, and some weights.The plus side is they have a shuttle to the Medical Center every hour and the driver...More

    Thank shebalillie
    Response from Donald S, General Manager at Hotel YlemResponded 5 September 2014

    Dear Shebalillie, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I apologize for the issue with the A/C smell. Using this review, I have brought this up to the attention of my Chief Engineer. I am happy that the driver made a good impression. Once again, thank...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

    When a person or place tries to be classy, but really misses the mark, we say it was "classy with a K". That describes this hotel, perfectly. The hotel offered shuttle service to the medical center, a necessity for us. But, the schedule was rigid,...More

    Thank judy f
    Response from Donald S, General Manager at Hotel YlemResponded 5 September 2014

    Dear Judy f, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I am sorry we failed you. We do take all reviews and suggestions seriously. I would welcome a email from you if you would wish to let me know about your stay in detail. I would...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2014

    Jessica, Raven, Francie, Debbie, and Nicole (as well as Mgr. Don) really helped with our company block of rooms and changes we made during the week. Always willing to help! Jessica smiling face and welcome personality made the morning shuttle rides easy. Job well done...More

    Thank Paul B
    Response from Donald S, General Manager at Hotel YlemResponded 27 May 2014

    Dear Paul B, Thank you for taking the time and reviewing our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed our hotel. I have made everybody aware of your review. We use reviews, like yours, to inspire staff. Thank you! Thank you again for reviewing our...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • US$ 117 - US$ 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 79
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Texas >
    • Texas Gulf Coast >
    • Houston
    • Also Known As
    • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Houston Medical Houston ,
    • Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Houston Medical Center ,
    • Holiday Inn Express Houston ,
    • Holiday Inn Houston
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    23 January 2017|
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    Response from Sandy L | Reviewed this property |
    It is very close. Just blocks away.
    Louis B
    18 September 2016|
    Response from starquality3223 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do. Each one makes a cup for that person.
    1 May 2015|
    Response from Sandy L | Reviewed this property |
    It's close by, but there are very busy highways that you would have to cross. I wouldn't walk.
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