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Holiday Inn Express Berkeley

2.5 of 5 1175 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here during my final semester for my final finals. My apartment neighbors were so damn loud, even into the reading week. Couldn't study at the library because there were no seats. Couldn't study at home because of my damn neighbors. At this rate, I was not going to graduate. So I booked this hotel for four days for studying... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear tykim507, I'm pleased to hear that we were able to provide a safe and quiet environment for your studying. I know how important quality rest is while preparing for an important event such as finals. I am sorry to hear that you found our rates high. We work hard to ensure our rates are competitive and appropriate for our... More 

Houston, TX
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67 reviews 67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a quick business trip that required only a quiet, convenient, & secure location. This hotel was a great fit for all of those needs. They are also a very easy walk to several good restaurants on University & within easy reach of the North Berkeley BART station. When I am back again, I will choose this hotel.

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear Hstn Trvlr, Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express Berkeley for your recent trip. I'm thrilled that we were exactly what you were looking for. We hope to see you again soon. Greg Liversedge More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for a week during the Christmas holidays. The hotel is in an interesting part of town. Not really walking distance to any upscale restaurants. The hotel was clean and the rooms were nice. We really like the friendliness of the front desk staff. Raj was outstanding on check in. The breakfast was continental style and... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear Terrell B, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during the holiday week. I will share your wonderful comments with Raj. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Greg Liversedge More 

Los Angeles, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
20 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

WE VISIT OUR DAUGHTER REGULARLY IN BERKELEY. WE HAVE NOT FOUND A SATISFACTORY HOTEL IN WHICH TO STAY UNTIL LAST MONTH, This hotel is on University Avenue just 3 blocks west from fSan Pablo. It is quiet and clean with free parking and WI Fi. A breakfast is severed and the rates are reasonable. We are glad we found this... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear Caroline A, I'm gad that we fit what you were looking for. I know rates can vary by quite a large margin in the Bay Area. We try to keep our rates consistent and appropriate to the market. We hope that we see you many times during your trips to Berkeley. Regards, Greg Liversedge General Manager More 

California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We flew up for a quick 24 hour stay to catch the Cal vs Stanford game last weekend and last minute booked this hotel. Check-in was easy and the gentleman was friendly. We had booked a larger suite with the whirlpool tub (didn't use the tub but the bathroom was nice and large.) We weren't in the room for much... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear Tammy B, Thank you for staying with us for the recent Cal game. I apologize for the confusion at checkout and not being able to provide you with a receipt for your stay. You are more than welcome to contact me directly so I can look at the specifics of your reservation and hopefully resolve this issue. Overall I'm... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We stayed here in August for our daughter's move in to Cal. More than 2 weeks after we checked out, I realized that my phone was missing. It is the phone I use in my country and I did not use it while I am in the states so I did not know when it got lost. All the contacts... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear min d, I'm thrilled that you were reunited with your lost phone. We appreciate all the kind feedback and hope to see you again soon. Regards, Greg Liversedge General Manager More 

Guadalajara, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

so... you get what you pay. the location is not the best one, I would not say it is the safest place to go out for a walk or jogging. As for the hotel, it is OK, it is clean good size rooms and very friendly staff, I have to say that Jason from the front desk does always go... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear Yalim01, Thank you for your candid review of your recent stay with us. I'm very sorry to hear that during your stay we experienced an issue with the juice machine and I can not agree with you enough that other options should of been provided. I apologize that my staff on hand did not make any other accommodations so... More 

Gardnerville, Nevada
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73 reviews 73 reviews
10 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

have stayed at many a holiday inn express and this building seems better constructed, which means quieter. Otherwise - typical - decent sized room, clean, comfortable bed, slow internet - what else is new... on our several stays here, the staff seems professional and courteous.

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear psandberg, I appreciate your feedback in regards to your recent stay with us. I will certainly look at our internet speeds and take your comments into account for future upgrades. I am pleased to hear you find our property quite and will share this with our ownership. Regards, Greg Liversedge General Manager More 

Cascais, Portugal
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81 reviews 81 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Good quality price ratio. Rooms are very good, spacious, comfortable. The breakfast buffet is not a luxury one but it is very well served with good choice of food and works in a practical and functional way.

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear MariaL0pes, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent experience with us. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Regards, Greg Liversedge More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here to go to Dave Mathews concert 8/24/14. Room was spacious and very clean. Close to Frwy. Was a 2 mile walk to the theater. Which was better than trying to find parking near the Greek. Really nice breakfast area and standard HI food. Staff was very friendly. Worked well for us. Will stay here again when we come... More 

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HolidayInnBerkeley, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley, responded to this review

Dear David F, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites, Berkeley. It's great to hear you found our rooms spacious and clean. We hope to see you for your next visit to the Greek Theater. Regards, Greg Liversedge More 

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Address: 1175 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
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Location: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Berkeley 2.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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