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Holiday Inn Express El Centro

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in vacation with my family here and let me tell you guys,this is luxury in the heart of the city and convenient even for long stays..Nice rooms and loved the breakfast.staffs are so friendly and good value for family..

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear DahalT: I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your vacation in El Centro CA. You are absolutely correct in that we are conveniently located by so many of the wonderful things El Centro has to offer, including shopping and restaurants. I hope that you got to experience many of these things during your time with us. Our staff... More 

San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time in El Centro, we were just passing by and we stayed here at this holiday inn express, the staff were super warming during our check in and overall our suite was amazing. We enjoyed staying at this property, they made us feel welcomed. My husband and I enjoyed our short one night stay with this... More 

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Queen_Tammy619: I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your first visit to the El Centro area, and that our hotel was a contributing factor to that enjoyment. Our staff works hard to make sure our guests feel welcomed and at home, and I am glad to hear that they met their mark in your case. Should your... More 

Corona, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had pleasant stay with my family at the Hotel. The Best Hotel in Town. I will share my overall experience at the hotel and will recommend to family friend and associates at the office too. Service at the Hotel is Great. Amenities are excellent.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Kumar B: Your kind words are very much appreciated. It was a pleasure to host your group at our hotel, and we can't wait to do business with you again in the future. I will be sharing your comments with our staff and management team, as I know that they will be pleased to hear how much you enjoyed... More 

Daytona Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have practically stayed everywhere in El Centro and this by far the best. The hospitality is grade A. Love the free snacks time in the afternoons. The rooms are lovely. Our stay is always enjoyable here.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Bruce K: It certainly sounds as though you are well-traveled, which makes it all the more gratifying to hear that you rate our property so highly. We strive to always meet and exceed the expectations of our guests, and to provide them with the comforts and conveniences of home while they are traveling. We hope that your business brings... More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Experience Will definitely stay in future & recommend others too. Easy to get there, affordable rates but not cheap. Quality of Service is excellent, welcoming staff, overall comfortable stay. Free Breakfast as all holiday inn express does, General Manager Juana was there to ask about our stay.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear pare252: I am so thrilled to hear that we rate so highly for you. Feedback such as yours is so incredibly valuable, in that we can share with our staff so they may know the areas in which they are excelling, and that their efforts are noticed. Thank you for taking the time to offer us your insights. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights and this hotel made our stay most enjoyable. Staff is very helpful. Hotel seems new with all new furniture. Its location also helpful to get in and around easily. I prefer this hotel if I want to stay around this area.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Naresh P: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts with us about your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Express El Centro. You are absolutely correct in that much of our furniture is new. We are always striving to provide our guests with a comfortable and convenient stay experience, and we ensure that the... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for the night on my way to Phoenix, one of the best decisions i've made. The staff was beyond gregarious. Especially the guest relations manager Calista, after a long day of driving and being tired it was nice to come to a place that feels like home. The rooms were also very comfortable, and cold which is great... More 

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Josh P: Thank you so much for your kind words. It is incredibly gratifying to know that the efforts of our staff are appreciated. I especially love hearing that you consider our hotel to be "like home" since this is one of the goals we strive to achieve. We are pleased to consider you among our extended Holiday Inn... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by on our way through and was pleasantly surprised with the hotel. I'm traveling with my 2 boys and wife and the buffet style breakfast had something for everyone. The beds are very comfortable and the room very clean. We'll definitely stop here whenever we can.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear shortysal563: Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us! Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so I am pleased that everyone in your party was satisfied with our offerings. I will be sharing your comments with our staff and management team, so that they will know that their efforts are being recognized and appreciated!... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Stay at this hotel was just stopover from san diego to phoenix. However, we enjoyed our stay so much it was like vacation. Kids loved the pool, breakfast was great and their evening social, we never had in express before. Staff was very helpful as well.

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear travelleraxay: Thank you so much for your candid review of our Holiday Inn Express in El Centro! It is always a wonderful feeling to know that our guests were satisfied with their stay, so your feedback is very much appreciated. I hope that we will be seeing you again on your future visits to our area...the pool is as... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I really enjoyed my stay at the holiday Inn express, I have stayed at several holiday Inn hotels but this hotel really went beyond my expectations. The staff was very nice and breakfast was awesome. Even though I had to do some work during my stay the Internet was very good and fast not like other hotels I've been too... More 

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear jason m: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Holiday Inn Express. It is our penultimate goal to ensure that the needs of our guests are taken care of; I am happy to hear that it appears we are succeeding in this. We know how important it is to our guests to have fast, reliable internet... More 

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