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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter

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15739 Audubon Way Highway 371 North, Baxter, MN 56401-6959 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a work trip but we booked this hotel for the water park and laser tag. Neither are open during the week! They said the pool, hot tub and lazy river were open. But it was extremely dark in the water park it didn’t...More

Thank dragonflyfrisbee
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 3 days ago

Thank you dragonflyfrisbee for your review and suggestions. We will look into our content for better explanation of our waterpark and laser tag availability. Safe Travels to you in the future.

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the end of June in the middle of the week. My two children ages 6 & 9 loved the indoor water park. Two really big slides, lazy river and another splash pad and activity area. Rooms were great for a family of...More

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Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you Chad L! We hope to see you again as well at the end of summer. Thank you for your compliments and we will do our best to keep up the great work. Appreciate you and we look forward to serving your family again....More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Staff was friendly, and breakfast was decent. Room (cabin room with bunk beds for kids) was MUCH smaller than the pictures make it look - felt super cramped and uncomfortable for 2 adults and 2 young children. Game room was down for maintenance for our...More

Thank Carley B
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you Carley B for your review! I'm very sorry that the facilities were not running during your stay. During the week, we only have our pools in operations. I'm sorry to hear that the swim instructor was rude your family, I will certainly talk...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights while in town for a funeral. Due to the waterpark there are a lot of kids running up and down the halls. We had a hard time sleeping. The staff was WONDERFUL! The breakfast is fantastic. The beds/pillows are comfortable. The...More

Thank ericlA9051AJ
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you ericIA9051AJ for your review, we appreciate your feedback on our property. We'll do our very best to address noise and crowd control at night. I'll discuss with our Maintenance team on some updates to spruce up our property. We hope to serve your...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This hotel is top notch with tons of stuff for the kids to do! My 16 year old son loved the laser tag and arcade! The waterpark was very enjoyable - I loved the lazy river! Breakfast was also very delicious with a good variety!

Thank TLHZD
Response from Thomas V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-BaxterResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you TLHZD for your review! We are excited to offer all our great activities to enjoy during your stay. We look forward to serving your family in the future. Safe Travels, Thomas V Manager

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The Holiday Inn Express Brainerd Baxter is home to the fun and exciting Three Bear Waterpark. Reserve a Waterpark Package & enjoy over 30,000 sq. ft. of water fun, including 3 water slides, lazy river, activity More pool with water walk, zero depth Spray Deck with 1000 gallon dumping bucket, family hot tub, and adults only hot tub! A visit to the waterpark can really work up an appetite! Stay the day and grab a bite to eat at Three Bear Grill then onto more fun at Grizzly Arcade Room with a ticket/redemption & prize counter. Business travelers will enjoy our great business amenities such as free high-speed Internet with wireless and hardwire access, fitness room, 24 hour business center, complimentary business services such as FAX and print at the front desk, complimentary beverages for all Priority Club members, corporate quiet floor and discounted access to the FitQuest Athletic Club located 2 blocks behind the Holiday Inn Express Brainerd Baxter.We are conveniently located to all attractions the Brainerd Lakes Area as to offer; closest hotel to Brainerd International Raceway, minutes away from Legacy Golf Courses, Paul Bunyan Trail, and Paul Bunyan Land.We are dedicated to satisfying every guest's needs and desires for an extraordinary Brainerd Lakes experience. Business or Pleasure we ll be right for you!We ll see you soon at the Holiday Inn Express in the Brainerd Lakes Area! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
US$100 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Brainerd-Baxter
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Holiday Inn Baxter
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Baxter Holiday Inn
,
Holiday Inn Express Baxter
Location
United States > Minnesota > Baxter
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
98
Price range
US$100 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Brainerd-Baxter
,
Holiday Inn Baxter
,
Baxter Holiday Inn
,
Holiday Inn Express Baxter
Location
United States > Minnesota > Baxter
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Pool & Beach (18)
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apfarm
18 December 2016|
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Response from Jeff O | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have a sauna.
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Mom2kkids
25 September 2016|
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Response from rawbass2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a snack bar that sells pizza and snacks. Also, Tap Beer and Mixed Drinks!
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Room Tips
"We did a suite with log cabin bun beds to have 2 of our grandchildren join us"
klhncl
31 Jul 2018
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"We had 2 boys with us so we had first floor with bunk beds and it was great. There was some noise but..."
DebA992
9 Jan 2018
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"Stay on second floor, less outside foot traffic..."
513micheals
20 Jul 2017
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"Great hotel to take your kids to burn off energy."
29harrye
5 Feb 2017
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