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About our Hotel

Location: Downtown/City Center

  • Location: Downtown/City Center
  • Closest City: BATON ROUGE
  • Distance From Hotel: 5.0MI
  • Local time zone: GMT-05:00

Check In: 3:00 PM Check Out: 12:00 PM

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Late checkout available

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  • Number of Rooms:6
  • Parking
  • Service Animals Allowed



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Pet Policy

No Pets Allowed. If a pet is found in the room, or any remains of a pet, there is a Three Hundred Dollar charge to the credit card on file for the guest. The guest initials at check in on the registration card that they know of the charge.



  • Number of parking spaces:80
  • Car Parking Available
  • Open parking lot with ample parking. No 18 wheeler parking.


Standard Internet Service

Standard Internet service is free for all guests
Wireless Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas
Wired Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas



  • Hotel renovated inFebruary 01, 2013
  • Total number of rooms:104
  • Total number of suites:28
  • Total number of rooms with only one bed:62
  • Total number of rooms with only double beds:42
  • Total number of non-smoking rooms:104
  • Total number of rooms for the physically challenged:6
  • Interior corridor
  • Total number of floors:4
  • FEMA Property Number:LA5153
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites East. Our hotel in Baton Rouge, LA is located between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. We are the center for much of what makes south Louisiana truly unique and wonderful. Our area is home to some of the south's most interesting and informative tourist attractions including The State Capital, The USS Kidd, Southern Plantations, and local industries. There are many restaurants to choose from in our area offering Louisiana cuisine.
Enjoy a relaxing stay at our East Baton Rouge accommodations, ideally convenient to both I-12 and I-10 and perfectly suited for your trip to Baton Rouge. Our hotel is about an hour or less from three major airports.
Book your room now for LSU home football games while rooms are still available!

Guest Reviews

Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 204 reviewers.
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Not a good staff Front desk staff needs customer service training. Hotel added "extra" charges on my bill for internet use (which never worked). Changing my rewards program to another chain based on this IGH hotel. July 22, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Enjoyed my stay as always I almost always stay at the Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge when I am in town. The service is consistently good and the amenities on the 5th floor make it an excellent value. My only complaint this time was the carpet in my room was very dirty. Everything else was immaculate and this was out of the ordinary for this hotel. July 21, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Convenient location The mattress was slightly worn. The temperature in the room didn't stay consistent. I think the hotel could use an update to the furnishings and decor. July 20, 2014
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Baton Rouge Crowne Plaza Average room but a/c did not work properly. Fitness room is exceptional. July 14, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great hotel. Friendly staff I stayed at this hotel as an IHG memmer and found it to be a pleasant experience. The extra amenities were great; the meet the managers reception, the beer tasting event, the free breakfast. July 14, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by very clean and courteous staff This was a nice hotel with very clean room. The amenities were a little dated along with the beds. The staff is very attentive and courteous. July 13, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by great food but the rest of the stay not so great I had dinner in the bar, it was the best steak I have had in a long time. Service was great, the bar tender was very helpful. The room however had torn chair seats and dated decor. the bed was hard and felt like sleeping on a sofa bed. The TV did not work and when I called down to the desk they said they would send some one up, but I was already in bed and did not want to get dressed again. I let it go. July 13, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Business Trip 07-01-14 Hotel is in good shape and the room was very good--- I appreciated the shower only (no tub) in the bathroom and would return for this reason alone.... this hotel is a very good value July 5, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Everything was nice. Everything was quite satisfactory. The staff was friendly and efficient. The room was clean and nicely decorated. The best comfortable. July 2, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great service Comfortable hotel with knowledgeable staff and excellent restaurant choices July 2, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Room carpet needs attention There was a red stain on the carpet near the bed. Also there was a wet spot on the carpet near the door. It remained wet my entire stay. I received phone calls meant for the front desk. The individuals said they pushed the front desk button and ended up with my room. July 2, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Excellent accomodation Overall stay was great! Meeting room was comfortable and spacious. Hotel staff was very accomodating. July 2, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Relaxing The room was very comfortable and relaxing. Had a wonderful dinner in my room. Relaxed on the balcony. Water temperature was perfect for a relaxing hot shower. The breakfast provided was very good with many choices. An overall great experience. June 30, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Wonderful hotel We stayed one night at this hotel. We had checked out of another hotel early because of the conditions of the room. We were looking for a clean hotel with comfortable beds. We were extremely satisfied with this hotel. The rooms were clean and the beds were very comfortable. My daughter and I ate breakfast and it was fantastic. We will definitely stay at this hotel again. June 28, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by One flaw When came in for bed that evening, there was a sheet of paper stating how much I meant to the hotel and staff, and there was one (01) small praline with it. There were three (03) of us staying in the room. How much did I mean to them? :) June 27, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Personable staff, overall great room The only downside was that the A/C wouldn't kick off at the set temperature. I woke up every morning to 57 degrees on the thermostat. June 25, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Hot Night Great Staff Air not working well so it was hot. Restaurant food was bad. Not what you expect at a Crowne Plaza. The fifth floor Plaza Club is great with awesome staff. The staff were great. They did the best they could with what they have to work with. Rooms are clean. June 25, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Wifi would not work Was in the phone with wifi support for an hour. It was never resolved. June 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Friendly Employees I enjoyed my stay at the Crowne Plaza. I could not sleep well with those pillows they were to soft, and wasn't firm enough. June 20, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Dining service Sometimes we felt like the hotel was completely run by trainees. I know that it is very difficult to serve meals to so many people at one time, but the food service from table to table was very efficient and good; it was just that the food was not good. The meals in the dining room were good, but the service was inconsistent and for the most part, indifferent and non-caring. June 18, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by OK hotel Encountered a number of issues staying at this hotel. Bar and restaurant are good. June 18, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Crown Plaza Baton Rouge We were in town for a concert and not sure how to get back and forth to the concert I would have like a little more information from the front desk other than it was $20.00 a person to ride on a bus. We had to almost fight for a seat going and coming. We did enjoy our stay but the mattresses were were hard and made our backs sore. I would have like since we paid the highest prices to the best of it all. Although it was a nice stay I am not sure it was worth what we paid. June 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Angus2008 Have stayed at this property many times. Would recommend this for anyone traveling to Baton Rouge. Concierge staff have been extraordinary. Always courteous and helpful. June 16, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Fantastic Environment This was a wonderful experience. Rooms very comfortable and hotel staff very NICE:-) June 14, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by The hotel is nice the are doing some remodeling now The hotel is nice they are doing some remodeling now so it is a lil noisy at times. The cook Nelson does a great job along with the bar tenders Mollie and Brook are awesome . The ladies on the fifth floor are great too. June 12, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great atmosphere Great staff, great location, recommend to visiting guest in the Baton Rouge area June 6, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Stay The hotel is very nice and very clean. The staff was there for any need I had. The executive floor has everything you need so you don't have to leave the floor. I will surely be back to stay. June 6, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Good customer service This is a good older property in Baton Rouge. When I drove up I thought my GPS had taken me to the wrong hotel because the building was so dated and the driveway had cracks. I was pleased to find that the interior, while dated, seemed clean and the staff seemed very friendly. The staff worked with me to modify my reservation to make sure that i had rooms that best fit my needs. One room was in excellent condition and the second looked like housekeeping had not been in yet. Because it was a last minute change, I felt bad voicing any concerns, but the staff was very receptive, flexible, and responsive. I'm not sure if I would stay there again, but I wouldn't discourage others. June 5, 2014
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Disappointed As a Platinum member I was not offered any welcome amenities at check in. The staff gave me a taken room, which I only realized after I had carried all our luggage upstairs. The floor phone did not work so I had to go all they way down again for them to give me a new room. I was not rewarded for my platinum member status. The air conditioning wasn't working either. When we came back the first afternoon the room hadn't been cleaned. I am certainly not coming back to this hotel and I am not recommending it to anybody. June 5, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by huh one of the best fitness centers of any hotal I've stayed in. but the internet computer in the business center was very slow June 1, 2014
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