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Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum

3.0 of 5 23131 Lake Center Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92630
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was great. The room was lovely and one of the comfiest nights sleep we've had. The bathroom was clean and the free products smelt gorgeous which was just a bonus.. The hotel is close to a few eating places..we stayed her a couple of nights and visited Laguna beach which is lovely. The room had a fridge and... More 

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Cambridge, UK
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91 reviews 91 reviews
36 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was booked into this hotel by the local company I was visiting. Smooth check in, room on 4th floor overlooking pool area, but away from freeway so relatively quiet. Comfortable room, with usual amenities. Good internet connection. Only problem was water taking a long time to run warm on first day. Reasonable choice on breakfast buffet - but needs... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The hotel itself was very nice, room was spacious and the amenities were adequate. Walking distance to several restaurants and 5 minutes drive to the Spectrum. The only downside was that you need to have your debit or credit card ready even though the online transaction went through to avoid any hassle. My cards did not work and they couldn't... More 

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Kelli H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear Nor Arlina A, We are pleased to hear that your enjoyed the spacious room during your stay, we are so sorry for any inconvenience our credit card policy caused you. We do have to be consistent with all of our guests regardless of the time of night. We are so sorry you were not informed when you prepaid your... More 

Tenby
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139 reviews 139 reviews
23 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

My husband and I decided to take a weekend break and chose the Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum, Lake Forest just a few miles inland from Laguna Beach. The hotel is exactly what we expected of the Holiday Inn chain - polite and efficient staff, a lovely clean and comfortable room and ample parking. We were allocated a room on the... More 

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Kelli H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum, responded to this review

Hello and13Tenby, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are so glad to hear that you and your husband enjoyed your stay with us despite the loud a/c on the roof. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to make it right for you during your stay. We will see you on your next... More 

Vancouver, Washington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I've been to the OC many times over the past 10 years but it was our first stay at this Holiday Inn. It was basic, could use some updating but you can't beat the location. Its close to the freeway and we traveled down to Carlsbad and San Diego. North is LA. The hotel had a restaurant which was convenient... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Friendly service all around. Facility is new, welcoming, clean and quiet. Bed is very comfortable. Free Wi-Fi worked great. Free parking. Tried all 3 meals at the on premise restaurant, which is surprisingly good. Location was perfect for our long weedend trip visiting the Saddleback Church, as well as the coastal beaches. When we traveled to LA, we have paid... More 

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West Hollywood, California
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242 reviews 242 reviews
25 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

While shopping, eating and planning for Christmas Day we stayed here over the weekend before Christmas and what a pleasant surprise. The lobby nicely decorated, the parking lot - not a bit of trash to be found, the hotel staff warm and well-versed in the local "what to do and where to eat", and our room - spotless! For such... More 

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Kelli H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum, responded to this review

Thank you Holly K for taking the time to review our hotel, we are pleased to hear you slept so well and enjoyed our nicely decorated lobby. Our staff takes great pride in a job well done, I will share your comments with them. We hope to see you on your next trip to the area. Warm Regards, Hotel management More 

San Diego, California
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176 reviews 176 reviews
35 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Ok, it is a Holiday Inn so I did not expect much beyond clean and comfortable. What I experienced was more than that. It was clean and quiet. Check in was easy. Room was standard size and dine in blue and brown hues. Nice. The AC unit was mounted on wall near ceiling and it was a bit noisy and... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
42 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

One of the best time ever to be staying here. Sleep well like a baby because the room is so quite, bed are so comfortable. Shower room is big, nice and clean. Easy excess for wifi in the room and very helpful front desk staff who very nice to assist our need. Simple but completely well serve at the breakfast.... More 

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Santa Barbara, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I found this hotel a few years ago and we have been very satisfied after repeat visits. We have family in the area we visit several times a year and find this hotel very convenient, easily accessible, no frills, but clean and updated. The beds are very comfortable and despite the close proximity to the freeway, it is very quiet.... More 

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Kelli H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear Nancy H, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are so glad you have had such a great stay to come back every time you visit your family in the area. We look forward to many many more stays with us. Sincerely, Hotel Management More 

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Address: 23131 Lake Center Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92630
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Lake Forest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum 3*
Number of rooms: 148
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Holiday Inn Irvine Spectrum Hotel Lake Forest

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