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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was comfortable and basic hotel, could come again. We stayed there 1 night during the road trip from San Diego to San Francisco 2010. Room was clean and all in it what we expected. Anything to say about breakfast, we left so early. Parking was easy and lot of places to park.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear naplitsoo, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. We work diligently to ensure our facilities are well maintained and we try our hardest to provide not just good value, but comfortable, clean and friendly accommodations. It is great to hear that you liked the clean rooms and plenty of parking space. We are highly motivated by... More 

Oceanside, California, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I, along with 2 other couples, spent 2 nights here to access the harbor boats to Channel Islands National Park. Is well located, just s 3-4 minute drive. Views of the Harbor are nice, as well. We had a ground floor room, so nice large windows, but no balcony as on higher floors. There was a nice... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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27 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This property did not wow me, but the view of the marina and sunset were very nice. My king room was very clean, spacious and comfortable. The quality of the amenities was mediocre at best. Very springy bed and cheap pillows, but the sea breeze and the sound of the sea lions put me quickly to sleep! The property definitely... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear jayhawkinva, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding your stay at our hotel. We are pleased to read that you found the view of the Marina well to your liking and regarded the cleanliness and comfort of the room received. However, it is regrettable that the bed amenities and parking fee did not live up... More 

Lancaster, Ohio
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We spent a night here on vacation. Enjoyed the shopping and the restaurants in the Ventura Harbor area. The hotel was fresh and clean and the staff was pleasant and helpful. The room had plenty of space and was well lit with accessible outlets. We would stay here again.

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Glendora, California
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15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We had a scheduled trip to Channel Islands out of Ventura Harbor, so for convenience we stayed here. The hotel is out-dated, but clean. I believe all rooms have balcony views of the harbor. The walls are very thin. If you are a light sleeper like myself, you will hear every step in the hall, steps upstairs, noise from harbor,... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear rubidoe, Thank you for your recent stay with us and reviewing our property. I am very happy that you were satisfied with the customer service. However, I am sorry that you were inconvenienced by the noise. Rest assured that these issues will be looked into. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to target... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My family and I had stayed in this same hotel in four consecutive years. It seems like when we look for a great hotel with a affordable price and great service, we always think first of this hotel. Marta a swear the phone when I inquired about a room and was so helpful that she found me two rooms connected... More 

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los angeles
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115 reviews 115 reviews
34 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I had to stay here with my son's team as a chaperone and was pleasantly surprised. The locations is lovely as all the rooms have views of the harbor. There is a good complimentary breakfast with eggs, yogurt, pancakes, cereal, etc. The rooms were large and beds were comfortable. The rooms are dated and have a stale smell but that... More 

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Southern California
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Ground floor suite/king bed/non smoking/harbor (Marina) view. Livingroom with tv, sofa, chair and 4 tables. Bedroom had comfortable king bed, pillows not so much, good sheets and tv. Plenty of drawer space but closet was a bit small with full size ironing board there too. At least a dozen wood hangers. Large bathroom with large Jacuzzi bathtub and separate shower/typical... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The reservationist told us it was a new hotel, not an old one, newly acquired. We were surprised that the room needed updating plus needed a clean a/c. I would not stay there again unless it were updated. If you go, ask for a harbor view. It is a pleasant walk around the harbor to see the boats docked there... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear Joell E, Thank you for writing a review on our hotel. Our goal is deliver exceptional service and accommodation to all of our guest and it is nice to read that the breakfast selection is up to your par. Despite of this, we apologize if the room type received and amenities fell below your expectations. Your comments are being... More 

Pleasant Hill, California
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65 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for one night for business. I arrived late after flying from SFO to LAX and then driving up so it was dark when I arrived. I still appreciated the large balcony that evening. However, I was pleasantly surprised in the morning when I realized what a great location/view of the harbor I had. The room... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear spazgirl, 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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