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4.3 out of 5

"There was a musty, moldy smell in our room. Othefwise room is fantastic. Bed was great! " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 28 Oct 2021

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Hotel Description

Hotel near University of Kentucky in Lexington

In Lexington

You'll be within half a mile (1 km) of University of Kentucky and 2 miles (3 km) of Rupp Arena with a stay at this Lexington hotel. University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital and The Red Mile Racetrack are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Free perks

This hotel features an indoor pool and a gym. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

Free Internet, flat-screen TVs

The 96 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and premium bedding. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, free newspapers, and free local calls.

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Comm, Roll Shower)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Comm, Tub)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed (Extra Floor Space)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Comm, Tub)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel ratings based on 35 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel

Everyone (9) Couples (1) Family (6)
4 out of 5
There was a musty, moldy smell in our room. Othefwise room is fantastic. Bed was great!

Posted by , from SOMERSET on Oct 28, 2021

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5 out of 5
Great stay

Posted by on Jul 27, 2021

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5 out of 5
Amazing hotel! Always our first choice in Lexington

Posted by on Mar 7, 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 1, 2021

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5 out of 5
They did a great job dealing with mask requirements and social distancing. There was no one at the front desk when I left but I had already received my bill so it wasn't a problem

Posted by on Jul 28, 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 8, 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 6, 2020

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3 out of 5
Bathroom had hair on floor, there was candy pieces on the floor near bed. Room did not smell fresh. Check in only had one lady, line of five ppl waiting to check in and trouble with a 3rd party service on the phone.

Posted by on Sep 23, 2019

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4 out of 5
The policy of late check in is poor. They will cancel your room by 9 pm or so

Posted by on Aug 9, 2019

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5 out of 5
Check in was fast. Room was quiet and clean. Breakfast perfect! Check out swift. Great trip to a beautiful wedding!

Posted by on May 19, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 24, 2019 by mm

Thank you for choosing to stay with us!!

About the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel

Location 1000 Export St, Lexington, KY 40504

Property Features

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel offers its guests an indoor pool and a fitness center. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A business center and a meeting room are available. Free breakfast is served daily. Event space at this hotel measures 650 square feet (59 square meters). The business-friendly Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel also features laundry facilities, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a front desk safe. Free self parking is available. This Lexington hotel is smoke free.

  • 96 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 650 sq ft of conference space
  • 59 sq m of conference space
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • 1 conference room

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown, an IHG Hotel offers 96 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 1:00 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche, and Eurocard. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Pool access available from 9 AM to 11 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.