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Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1000 Roosevelt Avenue, Exit #12 New Jersey Turnpike, Carteret, NJ 07008
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

The girl at the front desk crystal was great very helpful the rooms were great very clean and very quite even the food at the restaurant was amazing the server chelce was so nice I would recommend them and I will definitely be back for another stay. Even the girl who checked me out Mary was nice great stay over... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Mairveria2116: Thank you very much for taking the time to share your amazing experience with our hotel and restaurant. We pride ourselves in customer service and are very happy when we exceed your expectations. We take a lot of pride in serving fine cuisine and service in Julian's Restaurant as well. I will share your comments with the entire... More

Annandale, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

This was my second visit in the last few months. The staff was very friendly the Manager Kathy was the best. She always has a smile, she remembered me, and let me know she "genuinely appreciated" that I chose to stay at the hotel again. The rooms were clean, restaurant has great food free parking and internet. I would highly... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Simon S., Thank you very much for taking the time to share your delightful experience with our hotel. We pride ourselves in customer service and are very happy when we exceed your expectations. I will share your comments with the entire staff to encourage continued efforts in guest satisfaction. I do appreciate your loyalty and look forward to welcoming... More

Manahawkin, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

stayed last night because of the snow storm in new jersey . rate was good but oh my when I went into room it felt like a blast furnace. This hotel has the old fashioned heaters in the wall. . Even when you set the thermostat to the blue you get heat. I'm sure it would cost a fortune to... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Richard R. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback about your stay at our hotel recently. I am very sorry for your experience and I did look into what events led to the room being uncomfortably warm upon arrival. Our area was facing unexpectedly cold weather, and in order to keep rooms at a... More

Portland, Maine
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Been to the Holiday Inn of Carteret many of times due to I have business in the surrounding area, Friendly staff, clean rooms, and access to the turnpike, but on December 5 2013 there was a train derailment that had hazardous materials aboard, they did not leak but there always that potential for a disaster. We where informed by the... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Kevin James: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with our hotel’s evacuation on December 5th. We do take pride in making sure every guest feels safe and secure when they stay with us all the time. Situations like this fortunately are rare and I am glad we were able to return to the hotel within... More

Rochester, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Pros: -Very friendly check-in staff (Mohammad) who offered to call cleaning lady and help me switch the room to non-smoking (I booked a smoking room by mistake) -Fast Internet -Keurig machine in room -Good-quality bath amenities -Fridge and Microwave Oven available -Beds are comfortable -Reasonably priced breakfast and meals and drinks, although I didn't try -Seems to have frees shuttle... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Duxingzhe: Thank you for taking the time to share the "hits & misses" you found at the hotel. I want to reassure you, that your comments are very important to us. We rely on our guests to let us know how we are doing. Comments like yours permit us to target the areas of concern and take the necessary... More

Southbury
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Stayed with two rooms last week as we needed to be in Staten Island early the next morning. We were able to book to adjoining rooms which was incredibly helpful with our four month old. The hotel's flexibility to get us adjoining rooms was very much appreciated. We ordered room service that evening for 4 adults and the restaurant manager... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear SVFA87: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I am happy we could accommodate your need for adjoining rooms. We are also pleased that your experience with the front desk and your restaurant experience went well. Please be reassured that your concerns with housekeeping staff have been shared with the entire department and... More

Ottawa
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

After travelling for several hours, my buddy and I stopped late at night for some sleep. Front desk staff was friendly and we checked- in quickly. Room was clean and bed was comfortable. Room was very dry though which dried my sinuses. No breakfast was not available here but McDonalds is right around the corner, on the other side of... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Smrtcar: Thank you for taking the time to share with us your recent experience at our hotel. It is our ultimate goal to provide the highest level of customer service. We are pleased that you found your overall experience a pleasurable one at this location and were able to get a good night’s sleep. Our hotel does have a... More

Keene, New Hampshire
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I stayed in this hotel for two nights recently and I have to say I travel often and was very impressed with every part of my stay. I had dinner in the restaurant a few times the food was great a little pricy but I enjoyed each meal. My room was clean, The bed was very comfortable. The hotel manager... More

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kathy000, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Tom H: We do appreciate you taking the time to make us aware of your delightful experience with our hotel. We are very appreciative you did choose our hotel over any other hotel in the immediate area. Your comments will be shared with our entire staff to reinforce continued efforts in providing great customer service. Once again, thank you... More

TEQUESTA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Stayed here for one overnight driving from Florida to Long Island. Main "selling point" is it's location right off the Turnpike. It was more expensive ($142 /night) than most "pull-in's" and I didn't feel we received any "extras" for the extra dollars. Upon check-in as a "Priority Club member", there was no additional recognition other than inquiring about our #.... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear JupiterAnn53, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your recent experience with us. Our goal is to ensure that all our clients leave satisfied and we try our best to fulfill all our guest requests. I apologize for the shortfalls during your recent stay with us. We constantly strive to provide an environment of comfort... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

I stayed at this Holiday Inn for one night after I missed my connection at Newark Liberty airport (EWR) and wasn’t able to get another flight to Europe until the following night. This hotel is ok, though I’ve stayed at much nicer Holiday Inn. The outside appearance is typical of most roadside hotels/motels in the US. The hallway looks a... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear mn143p, We strive to give great and impressive service to all of our guests and it makes us happy to read we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to our establishment. Once again thank you for the wonderful and kind words of praise. Sincerely, Orlando A. Case Manager IHGCare More

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Also Known As:
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Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway Hotel
Holiday Inn Carteret
Carteret Holiday Inn
Address: 1000 Roosevelt Avenue, Exit #12 New Jersey Turnpike, Carteret, NJ 07008
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Carteret
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Carteret
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn of Carteret Rahway New Jersey is conveniently located at Exit 12 of the New Jersey Turnpike. Interior and exterior of hotel renovated in 2009. Relax, It s Holiday Inn , our full service interior corridor two story hotel offers: Julian s Steakhouse and Bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, on site meeting professionals to arrange your next conference or social event up to 300 guests, free high speed wireless Internet access in all meeting/guest rooms, full service business center, on site fitness room or walk our beautifully landscaped grounds and enjoy our heated outdoor swimming pool open 10am-9pm weather permitting from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Guest laundry and same day valet. Complimentary shuttle daily 8am-10pm to Newark Airport and to local companies within a 3 MI radius. Newark Liberty International Airport 7 MI, New York City 25 MI, Statue of Liberty Ellis Island 21 mi, Staten Island NY 5 MI, NJ Transit Bus to NYC 1 block from hotel and Rahway Train Station 3 MI. Stay with Someone You Know in our luxurious guest room, unwind and enjoy a restful night s sleep on our pillow top, triple sheeted mattress. With attractive décor and the comforts of home you will find a microwave, refrigerator, spacious work desk and many other amenities for your traveling pleasure. Check-in 3pm, Check-out 12noon Eastern Time Zone, Free well lit parking lot, uniformed security guard on duty overnight, no pets permitted, ADA accessible rooms ... more   less 
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