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Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo

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Tehachapi
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We went to SLO for an AAU basketball event at the college and decided to stay here last minute. Great decision! From the easy booking (with extra discount), to the seamless check-in/out, we are very pleased. The room was clean and modern with easy accessibility to vehicle and hotel amenities. We were offered a 3rd floor room to mitigate ceiling...

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Kris T, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about our property. We are happy to know that you had a good experience while visiting with us. We hope to have an opportunity to welcome you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Great location and facilities! Close to both Cal Poly campus and downtown. The rooms were clean and nice. Employees were helpful, especially Nick on the front desk. Overall nothing special but nice. Hope this helps.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Kevin H, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about our property. We are thrilled to know that you had a good visit with us and that Nick was helpful and welcoming. We will certainly acknowledge him for his efforts. Please visit with us again soon! Thank you!

California
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I reserved a ‘suite’ for some extra space, being in town for a memorial service, in case I had people over afterwards. I also wanted a microwave having read that all rooms have mini refrigerators but not microwaves. Upon check-in the associate thanked me for my Platinum status in the IHG guest rewards program and remarked that they love to...

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Rush2112Equality, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about our property. I apologize deeply for the confusion and misleading about the upgraded suite. We have a handful here at the property, in which only one has a door that separates the bedroom from the living area. I also apologize about the confusion with the water bottles....

Gulf Shores, Alabama
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stayed one night while passing thru. Walked in with no reservation. Great service, upgraded me to a suite since it was empty and so late. Was two story suite, huge. Room seemed a little dreary due to dark brown carpet. Was clean and nice. Bed comfortable good nights sleep. Have free breakfast, nothing special but nice. Would stay again if...

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear CarribeanBound1, We are happy to know that you had a comfortable nights rest during your visit with us. The two story suite is pretty sweet and we are glad that you were able to enjoy the upgrade. Please come see us again when you are in town!

Tehachapi
Reviewed 28 February 2017

For the price of one night, $200.00, the beds were horrible. I had to go to the chiropractor as soon as I got home. The rooms were clean and nice. Friendly staff and good breakfast definitely. Unfortunately the beds made my trip less enjoyable due to lack of sleep and being in pain.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

We apologize deeply that you did not have a comfortable night sleep during your stay. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we will certainly address the issues immediately. We are happy to hear that the staff was welcoming and that you enjoyed breakfast. We hope to have an opportunity to welcome you again in the future. Thank you!

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

What a lovely discovery. Holiday Inn Express at San Luis Obispo is such a gem. We didn't have high expectations when we booked. Expected it to be an average place. We were pleasantly surprised! The hotel is relatively new. The staff provides good, non-intrusive service, even checking whether we preferred rooms that are on levels 1 to 3, if they...

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Summerydawn, It is fantastic to know that your stay with us exceeded your expectations. Our team strives to provide an amazing guest experience and I'm glad we were able to provide that to you. Please come visit again soon!

Ontario, California
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Everything was awesome and very comfortable. Great staff, from the front desk to the housekeeping personnel. When we needed a last minute reservation, the hotel manager was able to work with my family and I to get the best room for the best rate possible. We will be returning every chance we get.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Freddy, We are thrilled to know that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Truly a place you can go "home" to away from home. We stayed at the hotel as it was a team-appointed hotel. When we called to make a reservation, the room block under our team was full but Ms. Rosslyn (perhaps spelt wrongly here) said she would help us look into it and call us back. She actually DID call...

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Hotel is beautiful. The area is great. There is plenty of parking and back doors close to access vehicles parked out back. The Matresses are horrible. We had a group of fifteen and everyone's back hurt. We dreaded the second night. The breakfast was empty and the lady in charge of it didn't seem to care.

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Amy S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience. Sincerely, Amy...

Salinas, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

When we got there earlier than the normal check in time they accommodated us and were able to get a lovely room at 10;30 am. their team were very helpful and always pleasant. would stay there again when we are in the area.

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Amy S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback of the Holiday Inn Express in San Luis Obispo. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We take great pride in providing exceptional service and we value your feedback. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm Regards, Amy Swink General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel at San Luis Obispo is the area's closest hotel to California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly). Enjoy the best of small town charm surrounded by the unrivaled natural beauty of the Central Coast - from the historic Mission in downtown San Luis Obispo, to the colorful shops, restaurants, wineries, hiking, and beaches. The rustic neighboring communities of Cambria, Hearst Castle, Pismo Beach and Paso Robles are just a short drive away. Our hotel offers a relaxing getaway with newly renovated, spacious rooms and suites featuring refrigerators, bath robes, and amenities to make you feel at home! Enjoy our complimentary deluxe full American breakfast. AAA approved, 3-Diamond rating. Come hop the trolley this Thursday to our weekly, regionally-famed, Farmer's Market. You will find an extensive selection of fresh produce, BBQ & live music! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo

Address: 1800 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2614
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: RM665 - RM1,313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo Hotel San Luis Obispo
Holiday Inn San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#10 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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“Best not to stay on 1st floor, noise from guests walking around on floor above was disconcerting, hard to sleep.”
vabdpk6, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“we were on the third floor”
mlambi, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not too sure but will say that there are some rooms that have a view of another building right outside your window. That wasn't too pleasant. Kept our shades closed the entire time.”
770theresal, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors offer less noise.”
MCAce007, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“top floor will be the best bet”
norbertt844, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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