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Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown

PricelineUS$169*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This was a great pick. Within 1km walk to the beach, the rooms were generous in size and very clean with all the amenities you would expect from Holiday Inn. We stayed here for a wedding and our party took approximately 30 rooms - it was impressive how well they managed to cater for us in the midst of an...

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Reviewed 30 March 2016

Stayed here for my brother's wedding (along with at least 20-30 in our group) and found the staff extremely accomodating as we basically took over half their hotel. I even rang them shortly before needing to leave for the wedding with a dire need for scissors and the front desk staff ran it straight up for me which was greatly...

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Thank Ben J
Placerville, California
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay in San Clemente. The staff was very accommodating. They were genuinely concerned that my family and I had a great stay. I'm a Platinum member and they made sure that I was upgraded to a beach facing room. The room was clean and comfortable. I have to mention Laura, Sheila and Bethany as the super helpful...

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We had a fabulous stay, we booked rooms which where at the back of the hotel, but we managed to get moved to the front which are better rooms and have a balcony, which I would recommend,thank you to the staff who moved us with no fuss and where very helpful and friendly, there are some nice bars and restaurants...

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Thank Roy F
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 January 2016

San Clemente is a beautiful and relaxing town in south Orange County, and there is no better place to stay and visit than Holiday Inn San Clemente. The staff is attentive and greeted us warmly upon check in. We were pleasantly surprised to find out we had been upgraded to a suite with jacuzzi and a balcony with ocean view....

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed here a week while attending a training session. I had trouble with my credit card at check in. The staff was very patient and accommodating while I worked it out. The rooms are clean and well maintained. Its walking distance to restaurants, and shopping and nightlife. Its a 15 minute walk to the pier and beach. I will...

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Thank Mary Ann P
Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I recently stayed here, and I loved it. It was a beautiful hotel and the employees there were great. One employee in particular that made my stay here so great was Mitch, he did an amazing job and making my stay wonderful. Thank you!

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Troy M, Manager at Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown, responded to this review

Cody W, Thank you for kind words about our hotel and our staff. We hope to see you again in the future.

San Clemente, California
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

I was apprehensive about the location at first since it was near the freeway; however, we discovered the property to be quiet. The five stars are for how pleasantly surprised we were with the comfort and cleanliness of the hotel in general and the very friendly clerk, Mitch, who directed us to a great local restaurant nearby named La Siesta....

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Troy M, Manager at Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown, responded to this review

Locarte, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again.

Pullman, Washington
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Upon arriving, my family and I were extremely fatigued and in dire need of a nap when we arrived in California. We were greeted kindly and asked if we needed anything else before we walked up into our room. We noticed our room was a bit noisy due to our neighbors on the floor above us. The hotel immediately took...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I really enjoyed my stay here and it was thanks to the staff. Laura, who checked me in, was very sweet. Then, i had breakfast and met Iraj who was also very Nice and helpful! I don't go to San Clemente much, but when i do i'll know where to stay.

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Troy M, Manager at Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that Laura and Iraj were helpful. Our customer service something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again.

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the calming, magnificent beauty of the Pacific Ocean and the surrounding sun, fun and beachside culture at The Volare, an Ascend Hotel Collection® Member hotel in San Clemente, CA. Our non-smoking San Clemente hotel is located in the historic downtown area of town within walking distance to the pier, beaches, boutique shops and restaurants. Nearby attractions include: Outlets at San Clemente Trestles Beach Casa Romantica Cultural Center Dana Point Harbor Mission San Juan Capistrano Invite your friends, family and colleagues to your next work or social event in one of our 3 meeting rooms, which can hold 40 people for banquets and 60 for conferences. Amenities include: Free hot breakfast Free WiFi Exercise room Business center Outdoor pool Guest room amenities include a microwave, refrigerator, desk with ergonomic chair, in-room tea and coffee and flat-screen TV. Featured rooms face the Pacific Ocean; and some feature a hot tub and balcony. Let the destination reach you at The Volare, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member. San Clemente hotels like ours help you discover the places, moments and experiences that make each place special. Book now! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown

Address: 111 South Avenue de la Estrella, San Clemente, CA 92672
Region: United States > California > Orange County > San Clemente
Price Range: RM590 - RM1,017 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn San Clemente Resort Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn San Clemente Hotel San Clemente
San Clemente Holiday Inn
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#5 Family Hotel in San Clemente
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“Ask for 3rd Floor / Ocean side.”
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“ask for a room with a view, if they have one available the will give it.”
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“Ask for an ocean view room on a high floor (3 floors in this hotel).”
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“For best views the third floor ocean view rooms are great. In good weather Catalina Island can be seen!”
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