Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 46
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Mudhen Good place to rest after a busy day
Arriving without a reservation did not prevent me from experiencing a staff that was accomodating and prepared to offer me a room. They respected my being an IHG member by offering me a comfortable, clean, and secure room at the end of a busy day.
August 21, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by lutia2424 amazing hotel
Holiday Inn express in Defiance ohio met every expectation I had for quality service. The beds were so comfortable I had a very busy Monday it was so refreshing to check in with a friendly guest service rep. Our rooms were amazing the price is about right for the quality of the room and the employees everyone of them were so friendly I will be booking at this hotel for the next 4 years!! Also you have to have their breakfast it was filling and delicious with many varieties to chose from.
August 15, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Scharp great stayu
this is a great hotel for a small town. The beds are very comfortable, a wide variety of items for breakfast. Although the pool is small, it is warm. We plan to stay there again if we are on our way to visit people in another statr
August 14, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RazorT Clean Hotel
Checked in and out with ease. Room was nice and clean.
August 13, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Wheaton Mom ONE OF THE BEST HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTELS EVER STAYED AT
We chose this HI Express over another one nearby that was actually closer to the family we were visiting for the weekend. The other one had some unpleasant reviews and that made me skittish about staying there. I am very particular about where I stay. It doesn't have to be upscale, but it has to be up to date and CLEAN with nice accommodations. This HI Express was probably the best in the chain that I have ever stayed at. The reviews I read were accurate and so I am writing to concur with those who were pleased with the hotel, the room condition and guest services. I have to say the breakfast was about as good as you will find in a hotel. I don't eat much, but their selection was more than enough, including fresh fruit and the best scrambled eggs I have ever eaten at a hotel. I only tried them because they looked decent. Normally I would take a pass. I was surprised that they actually did taste decent. You won't be disappointed with this hotel in any way. If it meets my standards, I guarantee that 99% of the population would like it.
August 7, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by smg1 regular staty
This is a clean hotel recently remodeled in the rooms and common areas. I stagy for business every 4-6 weeks and the staff is friendly and the hotel is close to food and shopping.
August 4, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Chumly792 great service, helpfull attentive staff
loved my stay, staff was great, room was wonderfull
July 24, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by RCFK Shortcomings for this stay.
I am usually very satisfied with my stay at the Holiday Inn in Defiance, Ohio. The breakfast is always top notch and the overall atmosphere is very welcoming. However, during my stay on July 18 and 19 of 2014 I experienced some shortcomings. First of all there was a leak in the toilet plumbing. The fact that the floor tile had iron deposits suggests that the leak had been there for a while. My major objection was being placed right next to a family with little children who allowed them to run up and down the hallway at 11:30 at night. The managements solution was to allow me to move to a different room the next day--which I objected to. My position is that with a half filled hotel the families with children should be placed away from other people.
July 23, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by DandDG Nice & Clean
Room & Property were nice & clean.
Check In & Check Out were fast.
July 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by cheerpul Great people
I was greeted immediately on arriving at the hotel and had knowledable and friendly answers to all my questions. The room was clean and comfortable. I will stay here again.
July 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 Great Staff and Super Clean
Came in late, and everything was soooo busy. The Staff was AMAZING!!! Room was super clean, staff was on the ball. Check in and out was simple. Cleaning staff was GREAT!!! Thankful for the last minute choice I made!!
July 15, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Wedding Reception Good Stay in Defiance
We were there to attend a wedding reception. We don't normally stay at Holiday Inn Express properties but were pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness and size of the room. We would definitely recommend it.
July 10, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by K.A.H. HIE in Defiance Still a Nice Place to Stay
We enjoyed our stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Defiance, Ohio. We were visiting family there for the first time in a number of years. The hotel and its amenities were as we remembered them. All was clean and neat, the staff were helpful, the breakfast was great.
June 30, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RIPS38 Nice Clean hotel
Great staff, Denita always friendly and very helpful. This is where I always stay when I go to Defiance
June 22, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Scot_T Friendly Service
The front desk staff were friendly, polite and proactive to our needs/wants. While waiting in the front desk area before leaving, night desk clerk offered and made coffee for our party before we left.
June 4, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by jimmer127 Great service!
Most cooperative and friendly.
Maid service was outstanding!
May 29, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by MultifariousMusician Great staff, but the plumbing needs work
There are only a few things that I absolutely MUST have when staying in a hotel: a clean, comfortable bed, a feeling of safety and security, and a functioning bathroom. Yes, the room was clean and comfortable, I felt safe and secure, and the staff was very helpful, but the plumbing was an issue. The shower gave off a high pitched "hum" after the first few seconds that sometimes went away, and sometimes didn't. I can overlook that. But the toilet was a real problem. It backed up three times. Yes, the staff did come and clear the problem, but it kept recurring. When I have to go downstairs to use the toilet in the middle of the night, it affects my entire outlook on the stay. It's not the fault of the staff - they did what they needed to do. Someone in maintenance needs to do some major overhauling.
January 3, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Hope2014 Best place to stay in Defiance
Very clean and the staff is extremely helpful. The breakfast bar is always clean and the food is fresh.
January 1, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by George215 Best place to Stay in Defiance
My scores above say it all...loved the property, pool, free breakfast and quality of section; sitting room with coffee/tv available; work out room; our room very quiet and nicely furnished. Desk personnel great too!
October 21, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by MJKN Great stay
Only problem we had was the shower was a little bit noisy but other than that the room was great and comfortable. My husband said he noticed a slight smell when we arrived in the room but I didn't notice anything and thought it was fine.
August 31, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by DisappointedM1 Very clean
I stay in Holiday Inn's often for work. This trip was with the family and they all really enjoyed the overnight stay. The facility was very clean and I would recommend it!
August 27, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by frank49 Nice Holiday In Express
This was a very nice property. Staff was friendly, room was clean and comfortable. The items available for breakfast was good. I will stay here again when in the area.
August 19, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Bigfish good long term stay
As a business traveler I spend multiple nights out of town - primarily at HIE's. HIE Definance is a good value. Spent two weeks here. Comfortable rooms, well appointed with mini fridge and micro wave. Beds were firm with choice of pillows. Breakfast pretty standard fare that are at other HIE's. Breakfast staff friendly, helpful and pleasant. Front desk personel willing to help and suggest restaurants - the Country Club open to all guests is the best bet for nice dining. Would like to see all HIE's upgrade in -room desks to better suit business travleres. Once you put a laptop on the desk, not alot of room left for paperwork. Rate this HIE a 9 on a 10.
July 31, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Skibo Very Good Overall, Staff needs ServiceDog Training
Overall experience at this facility was very good, I would recommend the staff be trained on current ADA/Service Dog rules and regulations.
We were questioned about our daughter's golden retriever service dog, almost to the point of feeling a little "grilled" so I took the opportunity to educate the evening manager on Federal guidelines. Once completed, the manager and staff thanked me and there were no further issues.
July 28, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by RIPS38 Great Clean Rooms
Very Friendly staff always take care of me quick check in and easier checkout. Very close to restaraunts within walking distance. Rooms always clean and ready
July 22, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Mim67 Comfortable, clean, great breakfast
Very nice hotel. Very clean. Comfortable bed. Great breakfast, well stocked. Received Priority Club gift bag with water and snack.
July 19, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by buckeyeosu a one day trip
We enjoyed our stay and found the hotel very nice. Everything looked very clean. Had a very pleasant young lady in the breakfast room. It was close to the places we were going to visit and we rested well.
June 11, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by busines35 Great front desk staff-average cleaning of room
The front staff at this hotel is great-always friendly and ready to serve. I travel for business and this staff always makes me feel welcome. The only minor issue I have with the hotel is that this is the only holiday inn express that leaves an envelope for tips for housekeeping. the room is always clean yet they forget minor things like leaving additional coffee for the following days of your stay etc..
April 29, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by rick80 My stay
everything was very nice but my only complaint is there a reason towels cant be washed with fabric softener.
March 18, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by smg1 I stay here often
This hotel is newly remodeled and the rooms are comfortable and clean. There are several restaurants close and convenient.
March 4, 2013