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Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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San Jose, CA
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Small quaint clean place next to an even bigger Embassy Suites. Mutifloor. Had first floor room. Clean and quiet. Adequate parking. About 1 1/2 miles to the beach. Staff helpful with info on local restraunts and places of interest to see. Full free breakfast from 7:00 to 9:30. Good choices of breakfast foods. Witin miles of Monterey. Close to beaches... More 

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kevin448899, Front Office at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Hello Mr. Glen Undajon, We are very grateful for your feedback and want to thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you enjoyed our location and the close proximity to the beaches. Monterey, and local restaurants to meet your expectations. It is great to hear that our front desk staff assisted you with all the necessary... More 

Oakdale, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I love this hotel! It has an awesome hot breakfast, free parking, free internet, a hot tub, pool, and a nice lake pond in the back of hotel and across the street! Plus it's a 10 minute walk to the beach! It's clean, with triple sheeting... And the staff is super friendly!!

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kevin448899, Front Office at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Jamie552, Thank you for your spectacular review. We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful stay! We also would like to thank you for your kind words regarding our staff here at the Holiday inn express Monterey Bay. We try our best to make a memorable impression for the guest and work hard to ensure you have... More 

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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got lucky with a room on a Saturday night. The location is good close to Carmel's busy streets and far enough to get some sleep. We stayed in 201 pool facing to get away from the freeway noise. Room was decent looks like they're in the middle do renovations. The room was clean and a decent size. The lamp to... More 

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kevin448899, Front Office at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property and sharing your thoughts on TripAdvisor. Your input is extremely important to our hotel staff so that we can continue to strive to meet our guests expectations. Thank you for letting us know that the charging station was not working properly during the stay, we sincerely apologize for... More 

Saint Paul, MN
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is outdated. It's front staff seemed bother by having to check us in. When I asked whether we could get a suite, I got a snippy comment, "no we don't have suites here." I stated that I would have not known that to be the case. A $280 plus price tag for something that resembles lower end hotels... More 

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review! We do appreciate the feedback that we get as it helps us a great deal! I am very sorry that your stay did not seem to go well and I apologize that you were not impressed with the facilities! I will share with my staff your review today in our weekly meeting! As... More 

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United Kingdom
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31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gteat value hotel, good hot breakfast, but ask for a room overlooking the pool as the wind at the front of the hotel is very strong. Unfortunately the hotel was being modernized but still well looked after. Rooms a good size, but the washing and bathroom facilities are a little cramped

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and thank you for staying with us! Also Happy Anniversary! We know these are special occasions and we are glad you choose us when in the Monterey Bay area. As you mentioned we are going through a modernization which will make the hotel even better! We all here at the Holiday Inn express... More 

Rishon Lezion, Israel
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed for one night , on the way along Route 1. The hotel looks like a motel, an open hall with a concrete floor. There is no sense of privacy. Suitable for a stop along the way, no expectations. Easy access to Monterey. Breakfast fine.

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for staying with us and thank you for the feedback! We are glad that enjoyed your stay, We are as you know going through a remodel and we are actually address the walkways as part of the modernization. We hope the next time you are in our area, even if it is just a... More 

El Cajon, California
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95 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Holiday Inn Express at Monterey Bay in Seaside CA, and was very disappointed. The property is undergoing a face lift, but you don't know that when you are booking your room. They should tell you that the hotel is undergoing a renovation. The rooms were outdated and not clean, and even the elevator... More 

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much or your reviews. We do appreciate all the feedback that we can get as it helps us improve our hotel! I am very sorry that you were not informed of the remodel and I understand the frustration that it can have. We do have an announcement posted on our website explaining our remodel. I... More 

Valley Springs, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always like Holiday Inn as you are usually guaranteed a clean room with a clean bed.....and this hotel was no different. We moved our step son down to Monterey on Saturday and wanted to spend the night there as cheaply as possible. This was about it at $256 a night, plus I paid for the in-laws too. We were... More 

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kevin448899, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the review of our hotel! We do appreciate the feedback and we do appreciate you choosing our hotel! I am glad to hear the room as what you expected!! I am sorry that you felt that the price was too high. During the summer time on weekends with nice weather the demand for... More 

Victor Harbor, Australia
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71 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was a real surprise as it was very up market and comfortable. The price including breakfast was very reasonable. The room with two large beds was very good value for a family. We even had a good view of the beach and everything was nearby. Free parking too.

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and the great tip! Those top floors can see over the sand dunes for sure! We here at the Holiday Inn Express -Monterey Bay are very glad you had a comfortable stay and we hope to see you again soon! Warmest regards, Jonathan More 

Santa Clarita, California
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a great Priceline Express deal for this hotel. Our room was pleasant (2 full size beds). I like that the sink is outside the bathroom, as it helps with getting ready in the morning. A nice breakfast bar was included in a large breakfast room from 6:30-9:30am. There was plenty of parking. Only concern was a trail behind... More 

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kevin448899, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express @ Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Awesome! Thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you got a great deal! We hope the next time you in our area that you choose us again as we will be fully renovated soon. The renovation will make the hotel and your stay an even more enjoyable experience!!! Most Sincerely, Jonathan More 

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