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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014
audreyperreault Quebec City, Canada
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Quebec City, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

First day we got there we had to wait several minutes to have someone greet us at the front desk. When we got to the room we didn't have enough towels and face clothes for the number of people in the room (3 of each for four people) and when we asked for extra ones we didn't get them. The... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear AudreyPerreault: Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn of Carteret and for sharing your comments regarding your experience. I am happy to hear that you found our location be convenient to NYC and your accommodations were clean and comfortable. I would like to apologize on behalf of our staff for not responding to your needs and not being able... More

Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I was at the Holiday Inn Carteret for one month on business. At first I was concerned about the slightly dated atmosphere of the hotel, but that was quickly overcome by the way the hotel is kept. Kathleen (the General Manager) and her crew of Housekeeping run the BEST staff I have EVER seen (and I am on the road... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Kirby B: Thank you for the 5 Star Review and for sharing your experience regarding your stay with us! We appreciate all of your kind words and taking the time to publicly recognize our GM, Kathleen, Crystal and Joanne at the front desk and our excellent housekeeping team. They were excited to hear that they made a difference in... More

Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

After driving in traffic for over 7 hours, I was cheerfully greeted by the staff. Kathy Falkiewicz was especially helpful and asked if I needed any assistance in finding my room or walking up the stairs. I was staying in Carteret to attend a funeral and my family stayed here as well. The rooms were comfortable and clean and breakfast... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Rungirl 1969: Thank you for the 5 Star Review and for choosing the Holiday Inn of Carteret for your overnight accomodations. It is always wonderful to hear that we have met and exceeded all of your expectations and that you found your accommodations to be clean and comfortable followed by a great breakfast! Also, thank you for publicly recognizing... More

Helsinki
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112 reviews 112 reviews
39 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This hotel has most amazing staff, very polite and very convinient. Every time I needed a shuttle to a train of other places, it was provided. Reception staff was always polite. Location itself, is not that good there is only couple of places in a walking distance and you need to have a ride to NYC train as well. Rooms... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Airiar: Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn of Carteret for your recent stay. We sincerely appreciate your business and value your feedback. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be accommodating and polite and that they were able assist you with our complimentary shuttle to the local surrounding areas. We are almost completed with... More

Annandale, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I have to say this hotel is now one of my favorite Holiday Inns ! It is clean, has good food, a great pool and an amazing staff that treats you like family from the General Manager to the cleaning staff! Rooms are spacious and my wife appreciated the Kerig coffee maker. We will be back!

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Simon S: Wow, thank you for the 5 Star Review and for being such a valued guest!! Glad to hear that you are taking advantage of our swimming pool, enjoying a great meal in our restaurant followed by a peaceful night's sleep along with comfortable room accommodations. It is our staff's top priority to make our hotel "your home... More

Chicago, Illinois
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I stayed at this hotel overnight as I had to meet my grandson coming in on international flight at 5 am. Though I did have to wait a bit for the shuttle at Newark the driver was pleasant. Entering the hotel the staff was friendly and offered me a special goodie bag as a IHG member. My room on the... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear SurieO: Glad to hear that you enjoyed your goodie bag at check-in and we thank you for being a valued IHG rewards member. We appreciate your feedback and the 4 star review and on behalf of our team, we are excited to hear that you had a perfect stay. However, I do apologize for the short delay with the... More

Saint-Pie, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I really appreciated my stay at this hotel ! The rooms were comfortable, the food was good and it had free wifi which was awesome. the hotel is very clean and nice. The employes were welcoming and professional. I left my jacket and was able to get it shipped to my house wich I really really appreciated. I would come... More

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

Dear Chloue5: Thank you for the 5 star review and sharing your experience regarding your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Carteret! It was our sincere pleasure to have you as our guest and we are so happy to hear that you found your accommodations to be very clean and nice. Also, glad you had the opportunity to have a... More

Middletown, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband and I decided to stay the night at hotel that offered shuttle service to Newark Airport the night before our flight out. We chose this hotel because looking online, only one near that didn't have a report of bed bugs. Our room was nice, restaurant looked ok, we had eaten before getting there, bar didn't offer the Stanley... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Trose167: Thank you for your comments regarding your visit to the Holiday Inn of Carteret. We are happy to hear that you chose our hotel for your visit and were happy with your accommodations. I hope that you enjoyed your trip to celebrate your anniversary and I am happy that we were able to get you to the airport... More

Israel
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93 reviews 93 reviews
89 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Just walking into the lobby of this hotel, i had the feeling i was in some kind of cheap road motel. The ones you pay 25$ a night for just to get some sleep. It smelt like smoke, it looked outdated. Surely not like a holiday inn. When I walked into the room, the curtains were closed and it was... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Gobitz, Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your recent visit to the hotel. I am very disappointed to learn that our hotel and staff did not meet your expectations. I would like to apologize on behalf our team, we strive every day to provide superior customer service and I am sorry we were unable to do that for... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Great staff and Clean rooms. We have been greeted with warm words and great service. Key was ready for the rooms and FDC brought all our language to the room. Rooms had everything and were neat and clean. Staff was helpful and friendly really seemed to want the stay to be pleasant for us. When we entered in the rooms... More

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kathy000, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Alpesh M., Thank you for the 5 STAR Review and your wonderful comments!!! We take great pride in providing comfortable accommodations along with friendly and helpful service and appreciate that you took the time to publicly recognize our hotel staff for providing you with superior service and exceeding your expectations. We sincerely appreciate your business and are glad that... More

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Address: 1000 Roosevelt Avenue, Exit #12 New Jersey Turnpike, Carteret, NJ 07008
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Carteret
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway 3*
Number of rooms: 117
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