Holiday Inn Lancaster

26 East Chestnut St., Lancaster, PA 17602 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown Hotel in Lancaster County
40.0412321-76.3052338
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4.0/5

Based on 17 guest reviews

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  • Includes an indoor swimming pool
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 17.5%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 215 rooms in hotel
  • 10 floors in hotel
  • 7 suites in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.8/10
  • 10 meeting rooms in hotel

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Welcome to The Holiday Inn Lancaster...a landmark hotel that has been renovated and reopened in the Heart of Lancaster in April of 2019.Our Lancaster location is ideal, our history great and our new owners'''''''' proud to bring this iconic hotel back into good order and be of service to the community and visitors!Come enjoy our prime Lancaster City location, footsteps from great restaurants, museums, theaters, art galleries and the Lancaster Convention Center. Plus, we are a few minutes from Sight & Sound Theater, great Outlet Shopping and many Amish Experience attractions.Come be our guest!

Verified Reviews of Holiday Inn Lancaster

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Short but comfortable stay."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Stayed two nights in downtown Lancaster at The Hotel Lancaster soon to be an IHG hotel. The hotel is under renovation but my stay was comfortable. My room was clean and its a very good location. I am looking forward to getting my IHG points on my next stay.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 30 to Mon Apr 01 2019 at a $100.44 average nightly rate.
"Will be great when construction is complete!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The rooms were beautifully done. The place will be great once the construction is complete. Great location. I would definitely go back.
(Group coordinator, booked 3 rooms), from US flag
25-Mar-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 23 to Sun Mar 24 2019 at a $98.98 average nightly rate.
"Very nice and restful. Would recommend and would come again."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Staff are very friendly and helpful! Room was very clean and neat! Very centrally located so walking was easy to many of the sites and offerings! Would highly recommend to anyone looking to stay in a nice hotel!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
08-Dec-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Dec 07 to Sun Dec 09 2018 at a $98.98 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Lancaster

4.0 out of 5. Based on 17 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Located in the heart of historic downtown Lancaster Pennsylvania, The Holiday Inn Lancaster is Lancaster City''s Best Destination for comfort and convenience. 215 recently remodeled and modernized rooms spanning ten stories with beautiful views of the historic city. Complimentary and state-of-the-art secured wifi, full fitness center and business nook are complimentary with your stay. Our full-service restaurant and bar serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily - as well as room service. 17,000 square feet of meeting space, 2 large banquet rooms and 9 breakaway rooms allow for multiple event space possibilities. Discounted covered and secured parking available at adjacent parking garage. Explore the historic city of Lancaster which features a mix of history, art, culture and music. Discover the Amish and the county's oldest continuously operating farmers market or take in a play at the world-famous Fulton Theater. Catch a Lancaster Barnstormers (professional Atlantic league baseball team) game, or simply shop at the hundreds of locally owned and operated boutiques that line the city streets. Dining and nightlife in Lancaster is on point with over twenty restaurants and clubs within walking distance. Take the Trolley, Uber, LYFT, Taxi or bus and visit Amish Farmland, Spooky Nook Sports Complex, Outlet Shopping, Dutch Wonderland Amusement Park, Sight and Sound Music Theater and more in under 30 minutes. Venture a little further out and explore Hershey Park, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Baltimore MD, New York - all in a few hours travel. When you return, you will be greeted by award winning service, a modernized room dedicated to comfort and class. Double queen rooms, king rooms and suites available. Relax by the indoor pool with a stunning view of the city or sit quietly in our multi-story lobby and meet new and interesting people from around the world. Find out why Forbes voted Lancaster, PA as the "the coolest place to visit" and US News "the best place to retire" in 2018.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2019
Floors: 10
Rooms: 215
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 215
Handicap Rooms: 10
Rooms with 1 Bed: 47
Rooms with 2 Beds: 162
Suites: 7
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 10 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 19000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 329 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 6:30am-12am
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info: Indoor Pool
Ownership: Chestnut Street Hotel
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual guest rooms can cancel with 24 hour notice.
Nightly Parking: 12
Typical Group Deposit: $500
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00% (PA Sales Tax)
Occupancy Tax: 5.00% (Hotel Occupancy Tax)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Dogs only, 25lbs or less, $25.00 per night charge.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electric Car Charging Station
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: NFL Network
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

Harrisburg, Philadelphia, BWI

Local Shuttle Info: Please call for details.

Breakfast Information

On site restaurant offers breakfast from 6:30am - 11am. Average price $12.00

Parking Info

$12 discounted parking available at adjacent parking garage

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary WiFi - property wide.

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.

Previously known as:
The Hotel Lancaster

Hotel Rate Trends at Holiday Inn Lancaster

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Lancaster

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 16.1% in November 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $185 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 Lancaster in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Lancaster

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

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Lancaster meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Lancaster 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
Imperial Grande Ballroom 60 x 64 x 20 3840--/319--16092110--24/19426384384
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Imperial Grande Ballroom

20x25 Pre-function area available as well. Room is located directly off elevators. Coat room is available off the pre-function area. Full kitchen with catering and bar service available. Integrated bar with beverage packages. Photo location with tiered platform for posing. Very high ceiling with elegant chandeliers and tall mirrors. Built in dance floor. Freight elevator directly off ballroom.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3840 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 64 x 20 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Columns:
2
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Imperial Blue Room 56 x 50 x 10 2800--/233--11767806718/14--280280
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Imperial Blue Room

City view with floor to ceiling windows. Pre-function area available as well - 23x40 area for registration, overflow etc. Direct access from lobby to pre-function area and then to Blue Room. Full catering and bar service available. Freestanding bar with package options available.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2800 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
56 x 50 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
0
Columns:
2
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Sorrell 25 x 38 x 10 950--/79--402327236/510595--
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Sorrell

Large general use meeting space. Full A/V available. Private room with F&B packages available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
950 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 38 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
1
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Cherry Room 26 x 26 x 8 676--/56--281619164/37568--
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Cherry Room

Mid sized general purpose meeting space. A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Mulberry Room 26 x 26 x 8 676--/56--281619164/37568--
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Mulberry Room

Mid sized general purpose meeting space. Able to be divided into two break out rooms. A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
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
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
Concord Room 25 x 13 x 8 325--/----------10--/--------
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Concord Room

Board room with 10 executive chairs and board table. A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
325 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 13 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Chestnut Room 25 x 38 x 10 950--/79--402327236/510595--
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Chestnut Room

Large general purpose meeting space. Full A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
950 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 38 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
1
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Wheatland Room 26 x 26 x 8 676--/56--281619164/37568--
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Wheatland Room

Mid sized general purpose meeting space. A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Tremont Room 25 x 13 x 8 325--/----------10--/--------
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Tremont Room

Board room with 10 executive chairs and board room table. A/V available. F&B packages available.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
325 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 13 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.
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Imperial Suite 50 x 50 x 8 2500--/208--10460726016/13278250250
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Imperial Suite

Large general purpose meeting space. A/V available. F&B packages available. Located right off elevators and escalator. Freight elevator located off attached kitchen.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
50 x 50 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Discounts available with corresponding overnight room rentals. Discounts also available with food and beverage packages.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Lancaster

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm 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 11:00am 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 Lancaster have?

There are 215 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Lancaster?

Yes, they have 10 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Holiday Inn Lancaster?

On site restaurant offers breakfast from 6:30am - 11am. Average price $12.00

What parking is available at Holiday Inn Lancaster?

$12 discounted parking available at adjacent parking garage

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary WiFi - property wide.

Is there a gym at Holiday Inn Lancaster?

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

Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Lancaster?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Indoor Pool.

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