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Bakersfield, California, United States
Reviewed 17 August 2014

When we pulled up to this hotel, I wasn't expecting much. It is sitting right next to a comfort inn and the hotel is above their parking garage. Surprisingly the rooms are nicely appointed and the hotel is very clean with a friendly staff. Though our room overlooked the lobby entrance of the Confort Inn, that was the only minor...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hi Lori F, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive experience here at the Holiday Inn Express-Redwood City. I am particularly pleased that you recognized the unsurpassed free breakfast and room cleanliness. Again, thank you for your encouraging review and I look forward to exceeding your expectations during your next trip to the Bay Area.

Iowa
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This was the cleanest hotel I believe I have ever stayed in. The guy at the front desk was extremely nice and helpful. The continental breakfast was very good for what we wanted and CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN. In fact they had remodeled we were on the second floor and I think we were the first people to sleep in that...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear Cyndi G, We are so happy to hear you had such a wonderful stay here with us at Holiday Inn Express-Redwood City during the 4th of July festivities. Also thank you for taking the time to rate your stay with us. It is positive feedback like yours that allows our houskeeping service to continually rise. We look forward to...

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 23 July 2014

The hotel recently had a refurbishment and the rooms are fine. The room is very spacious with a large bathroom space too. The breakfast is not great but okay, it is served in a very small room. The only thing that fails for me is that the internet service is a bit odd, one has to enter with passwords every...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dearest Irma M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. You have covered many aspects of your stay and we are particularly appreciative of your comments about our renovated rooms. Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience the internet of the room may have caused. We have taken note of your positive...

Pune
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I loved the stay.. Courteous staff. and comfortable living. Pleasant experience and awesome ameneities. Everyting available at a 5 minute walk form the hotel. Reasonably priced and I would recommend staying here.

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you boseaniirban for you kind words aobut our hotel. See you again soon!

Foster City, California
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Property was under renovation during stay and challenging to determine how it will end up. The lobby is quite small and business center will be on third floor. They let me use front desk computer to print something. Staff was helpful, new room decor was nice, location is convenient right off El Camino Real. Breakfast choices were usual for this...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear MOBX, Thank you for taking the time to relay your comments regarding our property during your recent stay. I am happy to know that our location worked very well for you and that you found our newly renovated rooms and staff highly commendable. However, please accept our sincerest apologies the renovation may have caused you. We greatly appreciate your...

Statesville, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 June 2014

The hotel was under renovation, there was no main lobby, no pool- indoor or outside- no where to go but to sit in the room. The room was nicely done, but we kept hitting our shins on the newly designed bed frames. Multiple times, and getting bruised, the shower curtain was too short for the shower and left large puddles...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear 53StevenMD, Thank you for your recent stay with us. It is unfortunate that the overall condition of the hotel was a let down during your stay. We would love the opportunity to regain your faith in our hotel and discuss your experience in further details. I have sent you a private message in an effort to obtain additional information...

California
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I would definitely stay here again. This hotel is located within 15 minutes of Standford and Palo Alto downtown. The front desk is friendly and efficient. It is currently undergoing a renovation and once it’s done, will be superb. We stayed on the 3rd floor, this floor was basically done with the renovation, in a room toward the back away...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you Tbiird for your recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express-Redwood City. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 June 2014

I have stayed for a week time here and found the services offered by this hotel are good. Hospitality of the staff is worth mentioning. They give quality breakfast and have daily room service. Downside of this is only the GYM. They don't have big facility for workouts however, you can use the treadmill and couple of other equipment for...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you Phanikumar D for your review at the Holiday Inn Express-Redwood City. We hope to see you again soon!

Oakhurst, California
Reviewed 31 May 2014

This is the first time I've stayed at this hotel and there was a lot of construction activity going on. It was because they were hard at work remodeling the hotel. I was pleasantly surprised when I entered my newly remodeled room. It is great and very modern and comfortable. The bar area in the room has a work area,...

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HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Thank you JulieLyn F for your feedback about our hotel. We hope you can join us again soon!

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 13 May 2014

This is a decent hotel. Last time we stayed here the room was clean and everything worked. This time there were signs of rust on the door frame in the bathroom and hair in the ceiling of the tub/shower. Whatever that means. We wanted to go exercise, however, there are only 3 machines there...a treadmill, a nordic and a bike......

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Dear 4service, Thank you for writing a detailed review about our hotel. We continually strive to be the best in our industry. However, it seems that we failed to do so during your stay since you mentioned details about your room condition, and that some of our amenities were not available that time. I apologize for any inconvenience you may...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Redwood City/Menlo Park, California! We are located on the south side of Redwood City on El Camino Real (CA 82), within minutes of the quaint town of Atherton, Menlo Park, and the Stanford University. Our accommodations are perfect for business and leisure travelers, equipped with complimentary high-speed Internet access, two line telephones with voice mail, coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator, hairdryer, lighted make-up mirrors, iron and board. We also feature televisions equipped with 70 channels, HBO, DVD/VCR players. All king rooms come with a sofa sleeper. At the end of the day, enjoy an invigorating workout in our fitness center and relax in our Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. In the morning you will wake up to an inviting Express Start complimentary hot breakfast at the breakfast bar, featuring our famous cinnamon rolls and SMART Roast Coffee. Our friendly staff is ready to welcome you and make you feel right at home. Discover all that downtown Redwood City, Menlo Park, Atherton and Palo Alto have to offer at the convenient, comfortable Holiday Inn Express Redwood City. We are close to the Stanford University and Hospital, Kaiser Permanente Hospital and the Sequoia Hospital. We are strategically accessible to the Silicon Valley. We are also close to the corporate offices/buildings of Hewlett Packard, Yahoo, Microsoft, OmniCell, Google, Verisign, Synopsis, Verisign, NASA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express

Address: 1836 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063 (Formerly Executive Inn)
Region: United States > California > Redwood City
Price Range: ₹ 9,316 - ₹ 25,056 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Redwood City
Holiday Inn Redwood City
Redwood City Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Redwood City
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“All seem fine. The hotel is long, going back from the road but this plus sound proofing makes it ok despite fronting on El Camino Real.”
Hansa108, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quieter if you get a room that doesn't face Camino Real”
JJG340, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Anything toward the rear (west) end of the property will be away from the street.”
RocklinBob, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the elevator for quietness, but close to ice machine”
baltowolvie, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side face onto the parking lot of the adjacent fast-food restaurant, so there's noise from the drive-up window.”
Buzzhombre, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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