HOLIDAY INN RESEARCH PARK

5903 University Dr., Huntsville, AL 35806 United States (USA)
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3.0 Star Suburban Hotel in Madison County
34.74002-86.66785
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4.0/ 5

Based on 110 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 11.5%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 200 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Check out: 12:00pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 6 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Botanical Gardens, Constitution Village, Huntsville Museum of Art, Burritt on the Mountain, Madison Square Mall, Bridge Street Towne Center

Our Hotel Planner Expert Reviews of Holiday Inn Research Park

Our expert hotel planners periodically visit and review the hotels we represent in person.
"Group Friendly Hotel with all the amenities."
Overall Score4.5/ 5
The Holiday Inn Research Park is truly a one stop shop for your group. This 200 room property has over 140 rooms that will accommodate four people. Micro/fridge/coffee maker in every room for convenience. The hotel is very easy to get to and once you are there you don't have to leave. 5000 sq feet of flexible meeting space, full service restaurant (with Karaoke!), indoor pool area, outdoor pool area and fitness center (plus access to Powerhouse Gym across the street) to keep your group happy. The free shuttle takes the cake. Utilize the shuttle which travels up to 10 miles to get your group to A and M, UAH, to and from the Airport and literally 50 restaurants and stores nearby for FREE.
Whitney L, a local HotelPlanner Huntsville expert from US flag
19-Apr-2016 Verified Review

Verified Reviews of Holiday Inn Research Park

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Great Experience!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great staff, clean facilities and a great overall experience! My only complaint would be not enough towels at the pool and the air conditioning units are a tad loud.
(Group coordinator, booked 20 rooms), from US flag
11-Jun-2016 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jun 09 to Sun Jun 12 2016 at a $79.00 group rate (12% discount).
Response from Management on 22-Jun-2016:
Hello Jessica! Thank you so much for your feedback! We are glad that you all enjoyed your stay here with us! We apologize for any and all discomforts that made your stay anything short of excellent! We were sold out that weekend, and had multiple teams onsite at once, which is why the towels went so quickly. However, that is not an excuse because our goal is give you all the best customer experience possible. I have made a note of those things and they have been addressed. We hope to see you all again next year, as we are purposed to give you all a five star experience, and hopefully leave a smiling impression on your face that will last long after your departure. Thanks again.
"Fantastic service! We will use you again next year."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Everything was ready when we arrived. The staff was very helpful and courteous.
(Group coordinator, booked 11 rooms), from US flag
09-Mar-2016 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Mar 08 to Wed Mar 09 2016 at a $85.00 group rate.
Response from Management on 14-Mar-2016:
Hello Gale! It was such a pleasure to host Abundant Life School group. We are glad to hear that your stay was both satisfactory and enjoyable. We look forward to seeing you all again next year. Thanks for the review!
"Excellent Stay, Great Price, and Awesome Service"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
This hotel provided better than usual service, cleanliness, and a very nice breakfast! Super stay for our team.
(Group coordinator, booked 17 rooms), from US flag
25-Aug-2015 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 21 to Sun Aug 23 2015 at a $79.00 group rate (11% discount).
Response from Management on 27-Aug-2015:
Thank you so much Pam for taking the time to express such kind words! It really means the world to us! We strive to be brand-hearted in all that we do; that is to make all of our guest priority #1, and ensure that their stay with us is unforgettable! Looking forward to seeing you all next August. Thanks again!
"Wonderful Stay!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The Patriot Guard held their Dixie Regional Gathering in Huntsville and we used the Holiday Inn as our host hotel. All of the staff were very friendly and courteous and made sure that we had everything we could possibly need. The rooms were very comfortable and well looked after and they gave us all a nice group rate. We enjoyed our stay immensely and had a fantastic time. Thank you to all the staff for helping with our event! I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a comfortable stay in Huntsville.
(Meeting planner, booked 100 rooms), from US flag
04-May-2015 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Apr 30 to Sun May 03 2015 at a $79.00 group rate (37% discount).
Response from Management on 11-May-2015:
Thank you so much for the kind words. I am glad you all enjoyed your time here. We enjoyed having your group stay with us and look forward to hosting again in the future!
"Great, Great, Great!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
My stay at Holiday Inn Research Park was so relaxing. Everyone was friendly and nice. This is the place to stay.
(Group coordinator, booked 18 rooms), from US flag
13-Oct-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 11 to Sun Oct 12 2014 at a $95.00 group rate.
Response from Management on 30-Dec-2014:
Ms. Knighten,Thank you so much for the wonderful compliments on your stay and our property. We truly enjoyed having your group with us, and we look forward to having you back with us again soon!

Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Research Park

4.0 out of 5. Based on 111 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Holiday Inn Research Park is centrally located off University Drive in Huntsville, AL, just two miles from I-565.Here at Holiday Inn Research Park, we feature all the best amenities, giving our guests the comfort of home. Whether our travelers are vacationing with the family, attending an onsite conference, or traveling in for business, Holiday Inn Research Park is sure to have just what guests will need for a relaxing stay!Each room is equipped with a microwave and refrigerator, iron/ironing board, flat screen cable television, and complimentary high-speed wireless internet.During their stay, guests will have access to an indoor and outdoor pool, hot tub, fitness area, and business center. Onsite laundry facilities are available for all hotel guests, as well as dry cleaning service.Our onsite restaurant, Hopper's Bar and Grill, is the perfect place to start the morning! Guests may purchase breakfast from our full, hot buffet or order straight from our breakfast menu. We offer a lunch buffet from Tuesday through Friday, as well as an extensive brunch buffet on Sunday. Hopper's also features nightly entertainment, ranging from sports on our big screen to a live band or DJ.Holiday Inn Research Park is conveniently located near all major shopping, dining, and entertainment/attractions. We offer a complimentary airport shuttle from 7:00am - 11:00pm daily, with some flexibility for transportation to and from local places.With over 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, Holiday Inn Research Park is the ideal place to host your next event! Our friendly, professional staff will assist you in planning meetings, social events, and conferences. We provide the setup options for events of all sizes and the perfect menu for any meal time.Please feel free to contact our hotel team for any questions and we look forward to your stay with us at Holiday Inn Research Park in Huntsville, Alabama!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:5
Rooms:200
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:179
Handicap Rooms:10
Suites:2
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:6 View Spaces
Meeting Space:5420 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 300 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:5pm to 1am
Pool Info:
Indoor AND Outdoor pools6am - 11pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
*Individual - 6pm day of arrival*Group - 2 weeks prior without penalty
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:400.00
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$1.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax:13.00 Per Night
City Tax: 1.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 9.00%
Other Tax:13.00% (On Meeting Room Rental)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:20.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:50.00 Per Hour (1st Hr, $15.00 Add'l Hr.)
Chef Attendant Fees:35.00 Per Item
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:10.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:13.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:15.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:18.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:18.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:23.95 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:30.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.25 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.50 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Huntsville International, 14 miles, Complimentary Shuttle Courtesy Phone at Baggage Claim

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary airport shuttle 7:00am-11:00pm

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast Buffet 6am-9am Mon.-Fri.7am-10am, Sat.,Sun. and Holidays

About Holiday Inn

  • Full-service hotel offering three different experiences: Holiday Inn Express ideal for the business traveler, Holiday Inn Resorts for family fun and relaxation, and the Holiday Inn Club Vacations, suitable for family and friends with spacious accommodations
  • Offering comfort and family-oriented service, children stay and eat free at Holiday Inn properties
  • Free high-speed internet access
  • Restaurants and bars on-site with good food and drinks for all ages
  • Indoor or Outdoor swimming pools based on location
  • Great exercise facilities
  • Based on select properties, Holiday Inn's The Hub is the perfect entertainment spot and gaming area with a media lounge, fire pits, etc.

The Holiday Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Holiday Inn Research Park

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Research Park

The chart above shows trends of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group discount displayed is 30.3% in the month of November 2016 and the highest average individual rate is $117 in the month of September 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Research Park in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Research Park

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Research Park.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Research Park meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Huntsville event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Grand Ballroom 49 x 80 x 12 3920326/----163------25/20435392--
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Grand Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
49 x 80 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
13
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$1200.00 USD
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Madison Avenue
49 x 26 x 12 1293108/----543137318/6144129--
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Madison Avenue

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1293 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
49 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Wall Street 25 x 30 x 10 75040/----31182118--/--5040--
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Wall Street

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
750 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 30 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD

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