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Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Plano, TX
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48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good holiday inn express. It is set on a hill, so there is quite an elevation change between the pool / hot tub and the accommodations - something to consider if you are older / need help. The staff were friendly and efficient, the wifi troublefree, the rooms were clean and the balconies nice. There was damage... More 

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Torrance, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a wedding at the Casitas at Arroyo Grande. This was the hotel with the room block. The location is convenient geographically, but difficult to find the entrance off the road using Google Maps. They have named the two buildings Zinfandal and Chablis- cute. The hotel staff at check in were efficient and helpful. The hotel looks like it had... More 

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

lmricheson12, I wanted to thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach Pismo Beach Area. I do apologize about the condition of your room but rest assured I will have this addressed. We hope that next time you're in the Central Coast Area you come and visit us again! Thank you again, Samuel M.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night on a road trip. It's a nice hotel, friendly staff, pool and hot tub. The location is a little out of town but only a short drive to Grover or Pismo Beach. The breakfast was great with a good selection of hot and cold options.

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach, we are glad that you enjoyed yourself during your stay. We hope to have you with us again! Sam M General Manager More 

Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Stayed here for one night only on a tour of the West Coast. A nice and clean hotel with friendly staff on the main desk. The room was a decent size with 2 large beds, flat screen TV, iron and board, with free WiFi. Not sure if there was a breakfast option here, but we didn’t bother with it. There... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was a decent hotel for one night just passing through. It was clean, but I wouln't prefer to stay here for several days. The location is close to shopping, food and the highway. The have free breakfast, but the eating area was very small and crowded as we were there in the first week of July.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Steve S, We appreciate you sharing your experiences with regards to your stay at our hotel. We work very hard to ensure our facilities and guest services are superior and it is nice to read your nice comment in finding the property decent, clean, and a close proximity to your needs. However, we regret for the inconvenience you may... More 

Westfield, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This hotel was rather sad and dismal. Rooms were small and in need of upgrading. First time I've been to a HIE that did not have a gym. The hot breakfast featured burned omelets. But the saving grace was the new small brew pub just north of the building. Awesome beer. I would actually considering staying at the hotel again... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear ThinRock, Thank you for writing a comment about your stay with us. We are glad that you found our location to be good. However, it is regrettable that our rooms and facilities fell below your expectations. We would also like to apologize for issues you had with our breakfast selection and for any shortcomings you may have experienced during... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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109 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This was a good property with friendly staff. The best part of this location was the restaurant nearby I called AJ Spurs. This makes the stay all worthwhile having this restaurant close by. I would recommend this location if you are in the area.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear JosephDonahue, Thank you for your candid review. We strive to provide our guests with an extraordinary experience and we are pleased to have the opportunity to do that for you during your visit with us. Your positive feedback makes it all worth our efforts. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and we hope that you would consider us again... More 

Los Gatos, California
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34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The hotel staff could not have been nicer (front desk, breakfast workers, housekeeping staff). The breakfast was great - good variety and taste. There was plenty of parking. We had a good, solid internet connection. And we enjoyed the clean, spacious room and comfy bed. So lots of good things to note. There has been partial updating (granite at bathroom... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear MaryPope-Handy, Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your nice comment about our staff and breakfast. However, we’re sorry we fell below your expectation regarding the bathroom sink, shower head and soundproofing. We will address these concerns. I assure you that the feedback... More 

Clovis, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Our favorite spot in the Pismo Beach area. Easy access to Five Cities, clean rooms, friendly and accommodating staff as usual. For the price, it is fairly a good deal for the area. Have stayed several times for the last 3 years.

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Irvine, California
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I stayed at this Holiday Inn Express during a home remodel and instead of making me smarter, it made me feel dumber for having shelled out so much coin for a substandard stay. Really doesn't measure up to Holiday Inn Express standards. We'll start with the good, and then work our way down. THE GOOD: Breakfast. THE BAD Broken appliances... More 

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