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Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North

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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel lobby and rooms are very clean and beds are big and comfy. Parking is free as is wifi. The hotel was really difficult to find and our GPS couldn't find it either. Make sure you look on a map before coming! Breakfast is pretty decent and also free. Air con is a bit noisy but other than that... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear Cara L, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide your valued comments. I am glad you had an enjoyable stay with us and appreciate your choosing the Holiday Inn Express San Clemente as your home away from home. Unfortunately we can't control the different map aps however Google Maps is accurate and we highly recommend the... More 

St. Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted to stay in between LA and San Diego as my wife and I would be travelling to both areas. We also wanted a place on the quiet side so we picked San Clemente and have had lots of great experiences with Holiday Inn Express, this was exactly what was expected. Smooth friendly check-in, Tesh was very helpful in suggesting... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear robm67, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback and I will definitely share it with our team. We are glad you had an enjoyable experience staying with us here at the Holiday Inn Express San Clemente. Our goal is 100% satisfaction with all of our guests and so our team is working hard to provide outstanding service and... More 

East Aurora, NY
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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special about the grounds. The usual cigarette butts and scuff marks on the low wall in the outdoor area. The pool was covered and had nowhere to sit in the sun. The room was clean and bed comfortable. The staff was friendly and well trained. Make sure you have great directions, because even with a gps, it's difficult to... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear EA_TRAVELERS, Thank you very much for your valued feedback and business! We strive for 100% satisfaction with all of our guests and it looks like your stay was not up to par. I have shared your feedback with our team to ensure these areas are addressed and all of our guests have an enjoyable visit. Our pool while in... More 

San Diego, California
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Tricky to find but once you find it so very nice. Updated, hotel feels roomy once you enter and nicely decorated. Pool is on the small side but we didn't have time to use it. Breakfast is super and you can even take your breakfast outside in the courtyard. Cinnamon rolls are to die for. Hotel has a... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear shakuroo, Thank you so very much for your kind review and for selecting the Holiday Inn Express San Clemente. I am glad to hear our staff was attentive to your needs and you found the hotel a comfortable home away from home. I will be happy to share your feedback with the team as they enjoy getting great feedback... More 

Santa Clarita, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came to visit family, was here 2 days, 1 night. Our room was clean,appeared to have been recently updated so no complaints with that. Desk clerk allowed us to check in early so we could leave to go visit our family - another point in their favor. However once we got back to the hotel late that night, that is... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear Lidianns, Thank you very much for staying with us and providing your valued feedback. I am so sorry to hear your visit was not up to par. Occasionally the refrigerators do need to be replaced or repaired and so we are replacing this refrigerator immediately. We do have a program where we turn the mattresses each season to ensure... More 

Monument, Colorado
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54 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far our favorite place we stayed on our recent visit to Southern California! We had purchased this stay through Groupon, and were absolutely satisfied staying here two nights. While it is approximately a 35 minute drive North to Disneyland, my teen son said he wished we could have stayed here instead of the hotel in Anaheim we... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear Rick B, We are so glad your visit was an enjoyable one! Thank you for your kind feedback! I will be certain to share this with the team. We pride ourselves on providing great service and accommodations for all of our guests. It is nice to hear when guests have a good experience as often they leave happy but... More 

Bolingbrook, Illinois
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72 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nicely updated hotel. However it can be hard to find with the only entrance inside the parking lot of a shopping center. Two mapping apps took me to the incorrect location. Tucked away on the top of a hill makes it feel removed from the hustle and bustle below.

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear TravelerJay630, Thank you for staying with us and for your feedback. We highly recommend using Google Maps or the directions on our website to our guests. Unfortunately we can't control the map aps however we have sent Apple a request to remedy their map. I do hope the rest of your stay was an enjoyable one and should your... More 

Brentwood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the Staff very accommodating, and Hospitable. I arrived on April 13, 2015, and have approximately two more weeks remaining in my current residence. I would gladly come back for a vacation stay, as I will miss the Staff including Guzzi, Tesh, Victor, Elizabeth and all the House Keepers.

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear X3578VMjoeg, We are so very pleased to have had you as a guest and appreciate your kind words and business. It is truly an honor to have a guest with us for such a duration as it truly becomes your home away from home. I am very fortunate to have such a wonderful dedicated staff that takes such great... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for a couple of nights while visiting friends in the area. We were looking for an inexpensive hotel and not too old. The hotel was very clean, modern and very nice for the price we paid. It's got beautiful Hispanic architecture, terracotta tiles, white washed walls and beautiful vibrant Bougainvillea flowers everywhere. The front... More 

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear lovetraveling6, Thank you very much for your valued feedback and kind words. We truly appreciate our guests for their comments as this helps us to make any improvements necessary to make each guests stay most enjoyable. I will most certainly share your comments with our team as they love to hear such great feedback for their hard work. I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stay was purchased on groupon. Rooms where clean, pool decent, breakfast was good and had variety, washer and dryer were terrible clothes not clean and took 2-3 hours to dry. Overall good stay and love the 99 cent store that is close by

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Mark O, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North, responded to this review

Dear Stava829, Thank you for your kind feedback and for your business! We appreciate you taking the time to share with us and I will be sharing your comments with our team. Our team takes great pride in providing outstanding service and accommodations. I apologize for the washers and I will speak with our vendor to have them ensure they... More 

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