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Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1055 Van Ness Avenue, Fresno, CA 93721 (Formerly Holiday Inn Fresno Downtown Convention Center)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
BradJack Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will start with the bright points: Comfortable bed, although the bed spread was thin. The air conditioning worked great, especially in light of hot summer temperatures. The room was nice and clean. Friendly and courteous staff. They provide transportation to and from the airport. The average: Was awakened by railroad train whistles passing nearby the hotel in the morning,... More

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gmradissonfresno, General Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear BradJack Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write a review. We apologize for the inconvenience you experienced during your stay. We have shared your comments with the management team and the issues you reported are being addressed. We will appreciate an opportunity to serve you in the future. Management More

Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch yesterday, July 22nd, at the Zest Restaurant inside the (hoilday Inn - previously) now Fresno Inn & soon to be the Raddison on August 1st.This was our 1st time there. We had wonderful service from Amy B and our Chef came out to greet us as well. Our food was delicious and we enjoyed the whole dining... More

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gmradissonfresno, General Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and encouraging words. Glad to note our F&B team provided an enjoyable dining experience. Look forward to serving you again at Zest. Management More

San Rafael, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed for 1 night to attend a wedding in the area. As "dottopilot" mentioned, they are under renovation and as a result most of all the art work has been removed and the lobby bar/restaurant is closed. Don't expect a bell hop or anyone to welcome you -- in fact, you might even drive by the... More

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gmradissonfresno, General Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Tropigl Thanks for your feedback. We apologize for the poor customer service rendered by our staff. Your comments are shared with the Guest Services Team for training and improvement. We are converting to a Radisson hotel and as a result artwork, directories and amenities are being replaced with the new ones. The transition will be complete in coming weeks.... More

Annapolis, Maryland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel was Holiday Inn, now it is the Fresno Inn, will be the Raddison. Rooms are good with the exception of all Pictures removed from the wall. The A/C appears INOP on second floor so fitness room is hot on these 100 + days. Pool looks nice. Zest restaurant is nice. Good portions, nice decor and very reasonably priced. Hotel... More

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Texas
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122 reviews 122 reviews
19 hotel reviews
256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was quite impressed with the culinary expertise of Chef Joshua in the hotel's "Zest Restaurant". He made it a point to come out and chat with guests. Food was over the top. Well above where it normally is at a hotel. This chef is going places. He actually creates dishes that are creative and "outside of the box". Some... More

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Palm Springs, CA
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81 reviews 81 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This property is now called Fresno Inn. It was the Holiday Inn Downtown Convention. It is a mid rise property with a large lobby. There is a small shop in the lobby, bar and restaurant. The hall ways are a little dark, but the rooms are large with large windows the size of sliders (I think they once opened). The... More

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Northbrook, IL
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83 reviews 83 reviews
31 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We stayed here one night and found this to be a clean, modern hotel. The room was large and comfortable with a king bed. The furnishings were new looking and in good condition. Front desk staff was courteous and efficient. Parking and wifi are free. Breakfast is not included so we drove to a Denny's not far away. The is... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

My bad experience with this hotel started before I even left the parking garage. The elevator took forever to come, and when it finally showed up, the door shut on me as I was walking through it! Check in was quick, then back to the attack elevator for round 2, which shut on my foot as I was trying to... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear JoeCross41, Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit and for taking the time to write about your recent experience at our hotel. We strive to accommodate all of our guests and their needs and I’m disappointed that we did not meet your expectations. We’re very sorry you were not satisfied with the condition of the hotel.... More

DELHI
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

It surprises me, how someone can be made to look at the Cooling tower and other equipment outside the window of a starred hotel room. The room use to shake every now and then; maybe there was some train line or Airport in the vicinity. All of a sudden a very foul smell started emanating from the toilet and it... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear MANOJSARITA, Thank you for taking the time to express your thoughts and concerns. Please accept our sincerest apology for the experience you had with your in-room toilet and any inconvenience you may have encountered that did not live up to your expectations. Rest assured, your comments will be forwarded to the appropriate parties to take actions accordingly. Thank you... More

Porterville
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80 reviews 80 reviews
56 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We had dinner here before going to the theater. Dining in downtown Fresno is very limited after dark, and the hotel is close to the theater. The restaurant was empty when we arrived - 6:15 - on a Friday evening. Pros: Food was good and fairly priced. The bread bowl was very good with fresh bread. Main courses were well... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear lkm55 , Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We are sorry for the shortfalls you have experienced during your stay. Your comments are highly valuable and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. Rest... More

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Additional Information about Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center

Address: 1055 Van Ness Avenue, Fresno, CA 93721 (Formerly Holiday Inn Fresno Downtown Convention Center)
Location: United States > California > Fresno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Radisson Hotel Fresno Conference Center 3*
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Fresno Downtown Hotel Fresno
Fresno Holiday Inn

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Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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The Radisson Hotel Fresno conference Center offers a modern, chic, and stunning retreat in the heart of Fresno's downtown district. The 197-room hotel is just steps away from Chukchansi Park, Home of the Fresno Grizzlies, and blocks from Selland Arena and the Fresno Convention and Entertainment Center. Newly renovated in 2008, the hotel offers modern amenities such as FREE high-speed Internet access. We also have a 24-hour fitness center and an outdoor heated pool. Located on the lobby level is the Zest California Bar & Grill, with offerings that will please your palate and quench your thirst. If a meeting is your reason to visit, look no further than our second floor. From the Sierra Grand Ballroom which seats up to 550 for dinner, to the Shaver Lake Room that holds 10, all of your meeting needs will be expertly looked after by our attentive staff. Venture a little further out into the local area and find many marvelous places to shop. We look forward to your visit and trust you'll enjoy your stay. Remember: Relax, It's Radisson. ... more   less 
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