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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   195 Kern Street, Salinas, CA 93905
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Ranked #2 of 26 Hotels in Salinas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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South Boston, Virginia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The toilet backed up in the shower and the water went from hot and cold the entire shower . The location was great, convenient to dining,shopping and the race track. The privacy in the rooms was very good and there is ample parking .

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Sacramento, California
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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is near most of the Monterey County government buildings (i.e. a mile or so away), so it is good if you are staying in the area and want to be near them. If you are wanting to see the ocean, or do your typical Monterey tourist activities, I would suggest looking at the Holiday Inn Express - Cannery Row... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The Holiday Inn Express in Salinas offers comfortable, clean, and very modern rooms. The bed was extremely comfortable and the linens were high quality, with a choice of clearly labeled firm and soft pillows. Breakfast was excellent, with a nice variety of hot and cold items, cereals, fresh fruits, warm cinnamon rolls, coffee, teas, cocoa, and juices. There is free... More

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Sonora, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We visited Salinas for our Grandson's football game. This hotel was fabulous. The staff was so friendly, the room was clean and quiet and the location was right off the freeway in a safe, convenient neighborhood. The breakfast was great, just what we needed before getting back on the road. They always have their famous cinnamon roles and they were... More

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Sacramento, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This Holiday Inn has a great price and is not too far from Monterey. Salinas is not a great area, but there are some good restaurants in the old town area. The room was quiet, clean, and comfortable, with dependable free WiFi. The styling is updated, though the rooms show just a little bit of age (e.g. some rust in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is an average hotel, and better then most in Salinas. Staff are polite and eager to help, and it has a breakfast room with breakfast provided for the price. Rooms are average, clean, and many face an agricultural field off the back of the property so it's nice and quiet. The bath towels are very thin and need replacing... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas, responded to this review

Dear weneki, Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review on your recent stay. We are very happy to read that you found our location convenient, the staff polite, and the rooms clean and quiet. As for the bath towels, we appreciate you bringing your concerns to our attention and would like to assure you that our... More

Palm Desert, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Salinas was as close as we could get to Monterey during a major event. This property is just off the exit from 101 and very accessible. It was only 20 miles to Monterey where we went for dinner. This hotel was exactly what I expected: Clean, well kept, everything worked, free wifi, decent breakfast, comfortable beds, reasonable price. We like... More

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Fresno, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Everything about this hotel was great from the check-in clerk, to the cleanliness of the room and the convenient location. I came up from Fresno to attend the Swiss Picnic at the Swiss Rifle Club with my cousin who lives in Gonzales. I have stayed at this hotel for the past few years and plan to stay here again next... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I had to get a night here when things were full in the Monterey area. Very comfortable, fresh place. Good breakfast, nice people. My GPS is older and did send me to a location downtown where there used to be a Holiday Inn Express, because I didn't have the street address with me.

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Downey, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is a newer facility, so it was very clean and in great condition. There is an indoor pool/Jacuzzi which was also very clean. The water temp was perfect, and I even went for a swim with my kids, which I usually don't. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The continental breakfast was very good. I can't say anything bad... More

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas

Address: 195 Kern Street, Salinas, CA 93905
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Location: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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