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Holiday Inn Express El Centro

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Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice breakfast area.! i loved the afternoon snacks, The rooms were nice and spacious, the pool was clean! big plus for us.our ac was nice and cold, internet allowed me to finish work.And 100 percent smoke free.!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large clean rooms. Sleeping area with Large chair and also a desk, sitting area with dinette, microwave and refrigerator. Large clean bathroom, no mold on the tub...breakfast was as expected, cereal, sausage, eggs, pastry, coffee, tea and juice. Nice quiet area, quiet hotel, friendly staff. AC worked well. Very comfortable, pleasant stay..would have given five stars if the " happy... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

I figured I would get a 2 night stay last week since the heat and having my kids with me. I should of left the minute I got into my room with my 3 year old and 2 year old as they were going to get into the bed to watch Disney Jr and removed their shoes. I was so... More 

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear mgamez78: Thank you sharing your feedback with us regarding your recent stay; the issue that you have mentioned is alarming to us, as this is not something that we have had issues with in the past. We will bring this to the attention of our pest control company, as we receive regular preventative services from them. It is my... More 

Marlow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and welcoming. I had a downstairs room, twin double. Microwave and fridge in the room. The hotel was extremely clean. Breakfast was standard holiday inn express. Not a bad place too stay at all for two nights.

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Thank random252
CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear random252: Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us; our intention is always to provide our guests a "like home" experience while they are traveling, and I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the in room microwave and refrigerator. It is my sincere hope that you will consider staying with us again, should your future travels... More 

Scotland
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77 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for one night on a three week tour of South West USA and it was a very comfortable and pleasant experience. El Centro was a deliberate stopping point on the leg of our journey between Phoenix and San Diego as we lived and worked there 20 years ago to the week. The contrast from being in Scotland... More 

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CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Chungsongyau: Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. El Centro in August is definitely an experience! I am so pleased that you were able to enjoy our pool and other amenities, and that our staff was so quick to take care of your needs. I hope that we will always be your choice when you find... More 

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73 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This was a very comfortable hotel, but three things stand out. There are three properties in town that had rates of around $150/night on the day of my stay. They included this one and the two Marriott properties. All other hotels in town had rates in the $50-$99 range including the nice new BW across the street from the HI... More 

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Thank Harvey G
CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Harvey G: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback with us regarding your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Express. I sincerely apologize for any misunderstanding in billing; at the time of check in, the amount of room, tax, and a small incidental "cushion" is authorized on a credit card. This is a standard... More 

Mesa, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We found this Hotel after another Wyndham Hotel in San Diego was not able to provide us the rooms we booked online. The beds were very comfortable. My wife said this was probably the best hotel Bed she has slept on. The hotel and rooms were clean and looked new. The Breakfast was great.

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Thank mabbsuns
CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear mabbsuns: Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We know how important a great night's sleep is, so it is incredibly gratifying to hear that your wife enjoyed our beds so much! It is my sincere hope that we can count on seeing you again in the future! Kind Regards, Calista Fulton Guest Services Manager More 

Gloucester, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This was a comfortable spot to crash for three days but I felt the price was high for what it was. The desk staff were very friendly and eager to accommodate. My issues were that the internet was crushingly slow and intermittent despite a strong WiFi signal, and the breakfast was the standard bread and cereal fare along with a... More 

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Thank Skymonkey_177
CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Skymonkey_177: Thank you so much for sharing your recent experience at our Holiday Inn Express. I am sorry that you felt our price was on the higher side; we strive to maintain competitive pricing with other hotels in our area. I am so pleased to hear though, that the rest of your stay was a pleasant one and that... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I have family in El Centro, and we stay in a hotel when we visit. The last two visits we stayed at the Marriot. We found it very clean, the breakfast was fine, and the staff was very courteous and positive. I plan to stay there on my next visits. Also, the price was very competitive.

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Thank Joe M
CalistaF, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Joe M: Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us regarding your recent stay. I will be sharing your comments with our staff and management team to serve as motivation to keep up the good work! We hope your travels bring you our way again soon! Warm regards, Calista Fulton Guest Services Manager More 

Sacramento, California
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20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in a king room. Room is equipped with fridge and microwave. Clean, spacious and close to freeway but I would ask for a room facing away from freeway. Checkin was easy, offered bottled water and the option of having late checkout at 2 pm if an Honors member. Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages offered from 5 pm to... More 

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Thank Mimi9095
CalistaF, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express El Centro, responded to this review

Dear Mimi9095: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Holiday Inn Express. I am so pleased to know that you found our staff and facilities to be enjoyable. It is my sincere hope that you will consider staying with us again on your future travels. Sincerely, Calista Fulton Guest Services Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to your best option for service, comfort, and value in the Southern California desert. Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in El Centro offers 100 beautifully appointed, all non-smoking rooms and minisuites with a variety of features and amenities available to ensure that your travel needs are well taken care of. Be sure to start your day off right with our Express Start breakfast; we also have conference and banquet rooms available for your event or business needs. All rooms come equipped with free high speed Internet access, in-room fridge and microwaves, irons, ironing boards, hairdryers and in-room coffee services. Pay per view movies and games are available as well. Pamper yourself in one of our Jacuzzi or balcony suites. We are centrally located in El Centro and within minutes of many recreational activities including golfing, fishing, birdwatching, bowling, museums, shopping and fine dining. El Centro Regional Medical Center and Centinela State Prison are located nearby. The Imperial Valley is famous for seasonal activities such as the Cattle Call Rodeo, the Midwinter Fair and Fiestaand the Blue Angels Air Show, held annually at the nearby Naval Air Facility.Be sure to check out the Imperial Valley Sand Dunesor Glamis, where scenes from your favorite movies have been filmed. Also experience the unique culture south of the border in Mexicali, Mexico, which is known for its shopping and dining. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express El Centro

Address: 350 Smoketree Dr, El Centro, CA 92243-4557
Location: United States > California > California Desert > El Centro
Price Range: $111 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express El Centro 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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