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Holiday Inn Express San Pablo

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2525 San Pablo Dam Road, San Pablo, CA 94806
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in San Pablo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Calgary, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean hotel with a welcoming lobby and great staff. Parking is free which was a surprise for the area. We stayed only one night but it was comfortable and the rooms clean. I'm not familiar with the area but from what I could see the area appeared to be safe and clean. We didn't stay long enough to check out... More

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Olney, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights on July 3-5 for visiting San Francisco. Easily accessible to the Richmond and El Cerrito del Norte Bart stations. The hotel is right off Interstate 80. The room was nice and quiet and beds were comfortable. Would stay here again

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Great Falls, Montana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay started off great, Eden at the front desk was very pleasant. The room was also nice. The only problem we had was most of the other staff did whatever they wanted. They were not very friendly the other front desk people were on their personal phones a lot. Also a front desk employee was on a personal call... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Pablo, responded to this review

Dear Al G, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your stay. It is unfortunate the service you received prevented you from fully enjoying your time at the hotel. We take all of the reviews we receive very seriously as they allow us to identify areas that may benefit from additional attention. We have shared your comments... More

Adrian, Michigan
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1,101 reviews 1,101 reviews
156 hotel reviews
423 helpful votes 423 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

HI Expresses are generally solid choices for hotels and this one was no exception. You don't get lavish accommodations or many frills but who can afford that under normal circumstances in the budget-busting Bay area where prices on hotels can border on what can be fairly described as appalling at times. This particular location happened to be near where my... More

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I choose this hotel because it wwas closer than the Marriott and my wedding venue was minutes awat, Upon arrival I was helped by the front desk clerk Janet....Janet was really great and assisted me with a concern I had regarding a mix up on the reservations she went aabove and beyond & straightend out the mix up and accommodated... More

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Hayward, California, Usa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stay at the Holiday Inn Express in San Pablo about three or four times a year. It is convient for late night at our Elks Lodge when we don't wan to travel the 30+ miles home to Hayward. At times the "seasonal rates" can be rough but we just can't innore the convience. The rooms are always clean and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This is a really good hotel if you dont want to stay in san francisco. No parking fee, really good breakfeast, lots of choice. Some day it could be hard to find a place beacause there is a lot of person but go when it is not the rush. It cost 6 $ to go on the bridge to san... More

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Kingsburg, CA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We stayed for just one night while travelling through the East Bay area. The hotel is tucked behind a semi-seedy shopping center anchored by a Ross store. However, once you get back to the hotel, it's pretty nice. The room was good sized and everything worked fine. It was quiet and the breakfast was good. Would stay here again.

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melbourne
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Our recent stay at this hotel was a lovely experience. We have had some very bad experiences at HIE during our trip and walked in expecting more of the same. We were very pleasantly surprised. Our rooms were all ready and very clean, and next to each other as requested. We received a welcome pack as priority club members, the... More

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Vicky C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Pablo, responded to this review

Dear Melbourne, I am trilled to hear that your experience at the Holiday Inn Express San Pablo was satisfactory. Our top priority is to make sure we can make our guests happy and accommodate them to the best of our ability. Thank you for being an IHG Rewards member and choosing our hotel as part of your trip. We hope... More

Oregon City, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I called a week before asking for room preference, when we arrived later in the evening after a long drive, they had our reservation and the room saved as promised, that was a pleasant surprise. Rest of the 2 days/nights were really great. Another plus is the breakfast, and its a hot breakfast so no need to run to another... More

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GMBayAreaInns, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Pablo, responded to this review

Dear Dan N., Thank you for your review on our hotel. I am glad to hear that you were please with the breakfast options, clean and comfortable rooms, the TV selection and the location! We strive to make every guest comfortable and happy and it seems we made that happen. Thank you again for your review, and we hope to... More

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Address: 2525 San Pablo Dam Road, San Pablo, CA 94806
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Location: United States > California > San Pablo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Pablo 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
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Welcome to the the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Richmond/San Pablo. The hotel is just steps away from the popular San Pablo Casino, 10 miles away from UC Berkeley and about 30 miles from Napa Valley and San Francisco. The Holiday Inn Express is ideally located near the popular tourist sites of Oakland and San Francisco and minutes from the Corporate Parks on Hilltop Dr., Richmond Parkway and the Hercules Biotech Center. The hotel boasts a 25-foot atrium lobby with free Wi-Fi access, a contemporary great room with fireplace, an expanded Express Start Free Hot Breakfast Bar and meeting facilities. We offer a Fitness Center, sauna and business center on site. ... more   less 
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