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Holiday Inn Express Reviews

Updated Oct 11, 2019

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3.4
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57%
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75%
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Holiday Inn Express CEO Keith Barr (no image)
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112 Ratings
Pros
  • "IHG Hotels systems gives variety in creating great guest experinces(in 45 reviews)

  • "Meeting new people and the employee traveling benefits(in 37 reviews)

Cons
  • "No benefits under the current owners(in 56 reviews)

  • "Too many responsibilities outside of the front desk(in 39 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Salary"

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    Current Employee - Hotel Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great customers! - Lovely management

    Cons

    - Unsociable hours. - Stressful working with a large amount of others

    Holiday Inn Express2019-08-27
  2. "Chilled"

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    Former Employee - Linen Porter in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Holiday Inn Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very easy job and the days go quickly. Excellent company benefits.

    Cons

    Work environment can be catty

    Holiday Inn Express2019-10-04
  3. "Powerful work ethics"

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    Former Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Holiday Inn Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good management and training given

    Cons

    None management at good at looking after staff

    Holiday Inn Express2019-07-13
  4. "Not too bad"

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    Former Employee - Breakfast Assistant in Watford, East Midlands, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Holiday Inn Express part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice environment and colleagues. The management was very friendly

    Cons

    The salary range for this position was minimum wage

    Holiday Inn Express2019-06-22
  5. "Usual summer job"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Plenty of hours, useful training

    Cons

    Can be understaffed at times

    Holiday Inn Express2019-06-22
  6. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Guest Services Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance

    Cons

    Can get difficult at busy times

    Holiday Inn Express2019-06-20
  7. "Brilliant company"

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    Current Employee - GSM in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay, benefits, people lifestyle

    Cons

    Long shifts other than that nothing bad

    Holiday Inn Express2019-06-08
  8. "It’s ok for a while"

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    Current Employee - Guest Services Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good discounts in hotels and beverages.

    Cons

    Work times from lates to early are bad you don’t rest enough.

    Holiday Inn Express2019-06-15
  9. "Great employee benefits"

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    Current Employee - Guest Service Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -Possibility for staff to earn points by enrolling guests and than book holidays for free with the rewards -Between 50-80% discount for employees when booking your holiday in an IHG Hotel. -Great training resources and career development courses accessible for free to staff

    Cons

    -Shift working and sick covers, specific for hospitality industry

    Holiday Inn Express2019-05-25
  10. "All Good"

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    Current Employee - Cleaner in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Inn Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice people and colleges clean place

    Cons

    long hours ,busy time ,time management

    Advice to Management

    Awesome all good noting to add

    Holiday Inn Express2019-05-22
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