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Holiday Inn Express Solvang

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1455 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
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Ranked #9 of 10 Hotels in Solvang
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Front desk staff was friendly and welcoming and accommodating when I asked if I could see the room before I made a decision. (I'd been burned earlier!) Layout of hotel is odd. Up the elevator, to an open outdoor area, through a locked door, down the corridor, back outside, through another locked door to the room. Odd but secure. Room... More 

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La Mesa, California
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed here on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We had a family suite that had 3 queen beds, one of which was upstairs in a loft. It would have been better if there was a separate room with a door that could be closed. In any case, the room was nice, clean and quiet, and the beds... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, I appreciate you taking the time to write your comments about your recent stay in our hotel. Thank you kindly for the kind words about our hotel. I also want to than you for the 4 star rating as well. I am please that you found the hotel to be clean and comfortable for your holiday weekend stay. We... More 

Ohio
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113 reviews 113 reviews
34 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This was my first HIE stay. The front desk attendant was friendly and helpful. Parking was below the two buildings in a garage. Outside stairs and an elevator is available. Room entrances are off a central hall. Our room was spacious and nicely decorated. Beds were very comfortable with a choice of soft or firm pillows. A thermostat regulated heat/AC.... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your positive review. I am always happy to see that our guest enjoyed their stay and had a great time in beautiful Solvang. I do apologize for the television channel guide not being updated. We actually had them updated in May and our cable company moved a few channels shortly thereafter. I will be... More 

Auckland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We found this hotel very comfortable with great bed and other facilities. We only had one night and would have preferred to stay longer to see the town when the shops were open. We would certainly recommend this hotel. We travelled with a large group and as far as I know had no problems. Breakfast was also very good.

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us at the Holiday Inn Express, and that you had a comfortable nights rest in our fabulous beds. You must come back again soon to have an opportunity to enjoy the quaint and charming town of Solvang. Thank you for taking the time to review our... More 

Temecula, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This was my second stay at the Holiday Inn in Solvang, Ca. I like it because it is affordable, the rooms are very clean, located at the beginning of town so you can easily walk to shops, restaurants and wineries and the complementary breakfast is better than most. I have already recommend it to a relative!

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your recent review of the Holiday Inn Express Solvang. I am proud to hear you noticed how clean our rooms are and I will be sure to share with our outstanding housekeeping department. Also, I am happy you enjoyed our fantastic location at the very beginning of the beautiful, quaint village of Solvang. Come see us... More 

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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We stayed here one night and overall were quite impressed by the Hotel. Our room was spacious with a very comfortable bed and was equipped with a fridge and free wi-fi. The only quirk was the fact that the bathroom light was on a timer that had to be turned on entering. This was a bit of a nuisance as... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review of the hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and I 100% agree with you about the signage. Unfortunately, it is a requirement that the hotel association is working on allowing us to be allowed to remove. I assure you that we keep a very close watch on... More 

Hartford, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stayed here two night and really enjoyed our stay. Our room was very basic but met all our needs. Good water pressure, mini fridge. sufficient breakfast. It was great how close it was to everything and we could park and walk to everything for two days. Would definitely stay here again and recommend it. The only downside was that we... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our hotel. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed the convenience of our location and the service from our staff. I hope you do return and stay with us again in the future. Thanks again, Sheri Kresky More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife and I stayed here during our American Adventure during our Anniversary. We had heard of Solvang and thought it would be a nice place to visit. The town was lovely, however, this hotel was very poor. Firstly they put us in a disabled room it was dank as musty as it had been occupied for a while, the... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, I am sorry to hear that we were unable to meet your expectations. I really wish that we were informed of your dissatisfaction so that we may have been given the chance to rectify the situation. I am very sorry to hear that your wife fell ill while on your anniversary vacation. My sincerest apologies, Sheri Kresky More 

Tehachapi, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed in a spacious, two story room with a loft. Perfect set up for families or two couples! The room was clean and quiet and had plenty of towels, shampoo, etc Our balcony was very nice and our view seemed to be of a park. The pool was clean, staff was friendly and free breakfast buffet was a nice... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your positive review and I am so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Our location is perfect as you do not miss any of the beautiful town of Solvang and the Hans Christian Anderson Park. We look forward to seeing you again real soon! Thanks again, Sheri Kresky More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

With the abundance of wineries in the Santa Inez Valley, the Holiday Inn Express in Solvang is really hard to beat for a comfortable, well-run retreat after spending your day tasting some of the best wines in Santa Barbara County. The hotel is also within walking distance of some of the best restaurants in town and yet it offers a... More 

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SheriKreskyGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Solvang, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your positive review of your experience with us. I enjoyed hearing that you had a chance to experience some of the fabulous wines in our area. And you are right our location is surrounded but fantastic restaurants. Again, thank you and please come back soon! Sheri Kresky More 

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Address: 1455 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
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Location: United States > California > Solvang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Solvang 2.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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