Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel

202 Cardinal Dr., Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States (USA) near Exit 170 on I-85 (~2.7mi)
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3.0 Star Property
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4.0/5

Based on 180 guest reviews

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  • Has outdoor swimming pool
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 83 rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • 7 suites in property
  • Check-in time: 03.00pm
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Leisure 40in Hd TV Standing Shower Multi Device Charging Stations
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Leisure Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Standard Mobility Accessible Roll Shower Standard Room with Microwave, Minifridge
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Check Rates1 King Standard Mobility Accessible Tub Standard Room with Microwave, Minifridge
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Check Rates1 King Standard Standard Room with Microwave, Minifridge
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Check Rates1 King Suite Extra Floor Space Sofa Bed Suite with Microwave, Minifridge
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Check Rates1 King Suite Sofa Bed Suite with Additional Living Area Microwave, Minifridge
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Check RatesKing Mobility Accessible Tub Surf The Web with Free High Speed Internet Accessible
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Local Attractions

Historic Hillsborough, UNC Chapel Hill college and hospital, Duke University college and hospital, Occoneechee Mountain and State Park, multiple antique stores, and the Tanger Outlet, Southpoint and Northgate malls.

Verified Reviews of Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Good Experience"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Room was very nice. Staff very helpful. Breakfast good.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Nov-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Nov 06 to Sun Nov 07 2021 at a $176.99 average nightly rate.
"Pleasant Stay!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
clean, efficient and friendly staff. Will book again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Nov 27 to Wed Nov 28 2018 at a $81.75 average nightly rate.
"It was awful"
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Theresa the front desk clerk needs to take a course in customer service. She was rude and not accommodating at all. I will never stay there again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
11-Apr-2014 Verified Review
4.0 out of 5. Based on 180 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough! Our beautiful 83 room property is super convenient to I-85 and I-40, tucked in at the end of quiet and wooded Cardinal Drive. We are just minutes away from quaint and historic central Hillsborough. We have a multitude of nature walks and historic sites for our leisure guests, in addition to easy access to Tanger Outlet, Southpoint and Northgate Malls. We are perfect for our working guests too, being centrally located to GE, Vietri, Thalle Construction, Morinaga and many more. We're also just minutes from both Duke and UNC Chapel Hill. All of our guests enjoy complimentary hot breakfast every morning, free coffee around the clock, free super-fast dedicated fiber-optic WiFi access, easily accessible free parking, guest computer access for printing and copying, our seasonal outdoor pool and much more. Our straight-forward 945 sq. ft. meeting space is also available for up to 60 guests. Not to mention excellent customer service, with a side of southern hospitality.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03.00pm
Check Out: 12.00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 3
Rooms: 83
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 83
Handicap Rooms: 5
Suites: 7
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 964 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 3.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Our outdoor seasonal pool is open from 7am - 10 pm from May - September (times are approximate and are subject to change).
Ownership: Rainbow Hospitality LLC.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Reservations that are cancelable must be done so before 3 pm on the day prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: 0.0
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 13.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

RDU International is 23 miles from the hotel. One way taxi fare about $45.00, we do not offer a hotel shuttle but are extremely convenient to I-85 and I-40 highways.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our hot buffet breakfast including our pancake machine and signature cinnamon rolls is complimentary for each and every guest. And yes, seconds are allowed.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Our surface parking lot is free for all of our guests, and there is plenty of space for everyone. Even our visitors arriving on more than 4 wheels have easy access and will fit under our covered porte-cochere.

Internet / WiFI

Our super fast WiFi is completely free throughout the entire property. Get online even quicker with IHG connect, using your member number to get signed in and surfing with speed.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

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Hotel Rate Trends at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group/meeting rates and the lowest online individual rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was placed. The most competitive group rate shown is 9.5% in February 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $132 in the month of September 2020. 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 Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough, an IHG Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Hillsborough 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
CARDINAL ROOM 38 x 23 x 6 874--/----30324540--/--60----
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CARDINAL ROOM

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
874 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
38 x 23 x 6 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available

    FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel

    What time is check in?

    Check in time is 03.00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

    What time is check out?

    Check out time is 12.00pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

    How many rooms does Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel have?

    There are 83 rooms in the property.

    Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

    What kind of breakfast is at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Our hot buffet breakfast including our pancake machine and signature cinnamon rolls is complimentary for each and every guest. And yes, seconds are allowed.

    What parking is available at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Our surface parking lot is free for all of our guests, and there is plenty of space for everyone. Even our visitors arriving on more than 4 wheels have easy access and will fit under our covered porte-cochere.

    How much does internet cost?

    Our super fast WiFi is completely free throughout the entire property. Get online even quicker with IHG connect, using your member number to get signed in and surfing with speed.

    Can I get a AAA rate at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

    Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Discount 1 King Bed Leisure 40in Hd TV Standing Shower Multi Device Charging Stations

    Is there a gym at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

    Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Express Hillsborough An Ihg Hotel?

    Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Our outdoor seasonal pool is open from 7am - 10 pm from May - September (times are approximate and are subject to change)..

    Testimonials:

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