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Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area

3.0 of 5 160 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941 (Formerly Tam Woods Hotel)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Much cheaper than San Francisco. Beautiful Bike path with complimentary bikes. Wonderful pool and area . Outside firepit with somemore kits. What a nice touch. Don t forget the breakfast. All around nice stay. wished we stayed longer. My daughter forgot her bathing suit, they kept it for us till we drove thu three days later. Only down side they... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear beachbuminbringintine, Thank you for the detailed review of your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad to read that you were able to take advantage of all the complimentary amenities the hotel has to offer. Being only 7 miles north of SF, we close enough to get there quickly to explore then many things... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights with my wife and two daughters. So glad we stayed here. I am a Platinum Elite Member for Holiday Inn and I travel a lot for work. This hotel at the top of my list to return to. My family enjoyed the trails by the hotel, the bikes, the option of DVD movies, and most... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear fishn4me, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent hotel experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley on Trip Advisor. Thank you for being a Platinum Rewards member as we appreciate your loyality to the Brand! We are glad to read that you enjoyed the hotel and all of the complimentary amenities it has to offer!... More 

Vancouver, Washington
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83 reviews 83 reviews
18 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The options this place offered were wonderful…from the s'more's for after dinner to the free bikes for a ride on the nearby hike/bike path. We scored a room overlooking the water; very nice. And the restaurant next door was first class. A tad of a challenge getting into the drive if you arrive at night and are strangers to the... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear SteveT, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad to read that you took advantage of the complimentary nightly smore's by the firepit and bikes to tour the area. Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again... More 

Eugene, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here many times because you just can't beat the convenience of the location. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the exterior rooms have views of the bay. There are bike/walking trails right outside the door. The hotel makes bikes available for hotel guests. The Marin Airporter stop is just across the way which is a $20... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Elisabeth A, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent stay experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad to read that you enjoued the hotel and all of its amenities. Marin County is a great place to work and visit! Thank you for your feedback and we do hope to see you again... More 

Sacramento, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just celebrated our 41st anniversary here in Mill Valley and thanks to the professional staff at the front desk, Joanne and Roland made our stay even better. They even remembered our special day by leaving us a bottle of wine in the room we always stay in. Thanks to them we were meant to feel like this was our... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Robert F., Thank you for taking the time to provide us feedback from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. Again , happy 41st anniversary! We are glad to read the Joanne and Rolly took such great care of you. We are truly fortunate to have them in our employ! Thank you again for your business... More 

Navarro, California, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Amazing location, right next to the boardwalk through the wetlands. Also on the bottom of Mount Tamalpais.The hotel is close to the freeway that leads to the Golden Gate Bridge which had no impact on a quite night sleep. Free and safe parking

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Jens-Ole K, Thank you for posting your recent hotel experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley on Trip Advisor. We do take all guest comments to heart. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the hotel location. We are surrounded by great scenery and bike baths to explore it all. Thank you again for your business and... More 

Pioneer, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Normally I stay in San Francisco, but for this weekend, I specifically wanted to explore the Sausalito/Mill Valley/Tiburon area. It is very conveniently located about 5 minutes from Sausalito and 10 minutes from Muir Woods. The hotel has been updated and remodeled and shows in most areas, although some aspects (the 1970s air conditioning/heating units in the room for example)... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear emcii, Thank you for taking the time to post your hotel experience on trip advisor. We are glad you decided to stay in Marin county and see the local area vs. San Francisco. There is alot to see and do in Marin county. Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

udayverma
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I checked in for 2 rooms. Now, normally you see hotel put in water bottle as complimentary for guests. Nothing new, very standard practice. Remember, thisis just sitting next to TV with coffee or some other stuff. I am priority club Platinum member, so if they did it as courtesy no big deal. This is not put in an mini... More 

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear udayverma, Thank you for taking the time to let us know your experience from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. As a Platinum member we are thankfull for your loyality. I do apologise if the bottled water in your room was not marked with a tag. If it was marked with a price tag I... More 

San Rafael, California
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210 reviews 210 reviews
37 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is a great place to stay at affordable prices and so close to Sausalito, Muir Woods, Muir Beach, and San Francisco. You can do it all from here. The place is located on Richardson bay. Beautiful views of Mt Tamalpias. Easily nice, clean, and a great restaurant. Perfect for drop in visitors.

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Thomas B. Thank you for your review of your recent at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad you enjoyed the location and surrounding area. Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

Richmond Hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Staff accommodated my son's family of 6 and myself with the same connecting rooms on both our stays. It was very quiet and clean. The beds were comfortable, the pillows perfect. The swimming pool and hot tub were very much enjoyed by all the family. Everyone loved the breakfasts; the children loved the pancakes. All the staff were very pleasant:)

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia B, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your hotel experience on Trip Advisor. We do take all guest comments to heart. We are glad to read that you enjoyed the hotel. thank you for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

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Address: 160 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941 (Formerly Tam Woods Hotel)
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Location: United States > California > Marin County > Mill Valley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Sausalito
Holiday Inn Mill Valley
Mill Valley Holiday Inn

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