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Holiday Inn Express El Centro

HIExpress.com$85*
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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San Diego, California
Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

Great Experience Will definitely stay in future & recommend others too. Easy to get there, affordable rates but not cheap. Quality of Service is excellent, welcoming staff, overall comfortable stay. Free Breakfast as all holiday inn express does, General Manager Juana was there to ask about our stay.

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

Dear pare252: I am so thrilled to hear that we rate so highly for you. Feedback such as yours is so incredibly valuable, in that we can share with our staff so they may know the areas in which they are excelling, and that their efforts are noticed. Thank you for taking the time to offer us your insights. We...

Reviewed August 7, 2015

We stayed two nights and this hotel made our stay most enjoyable. Staff is very helpful. Hotel seems new with all new furniture. Its location also helpful to get in and around easily. I prefer this hotel if I want to stay around this area.

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

Dear Naresh P: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts with us about your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Express El Centro. You are absolutely correct in that much of our furniture is new. We are always striving to provide our guests with a comfortable and convenient stay experience, and we ensure that the...

San Diego, California
Reviewed August 6, 2015

Stayed here for the night on my way to Phoenix, one of the best decisions i've made. The staff was beyond gregarious. Especially the guest relations manager Calista, after a long day of driving and being tired it was nice to come to a place that feels like home. The rooms were also very comfortable, and cold which is great...

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

Dear Josh P: Thank you so much for your kind words. It is incredibly gratifying to know that the efforts of our staff are appreciated. I especially love hearing that you consider our hotel to be "like home" since this is one of the goals we strive to achieve. We are pleased to consider you among our extended Holiday Inn...

Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by on our way through and was pleasantly surprised with the hotel. I'm traveling with my 2 boys and wife and the buffet style breakfast had something for everyone. The beds are very comfortable and the room very clean. We'll definitely stop here whenever we can.

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

Dear shortysal563: Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us! Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so I am pleased that everyone in your party was satisfied with our offerings. I will be sharing your comments with our staff and management team, so that they will know that their efforts are being recognized and appreciated!...

San Diego, California
Reviewed July 22, 2015

Stay at this hotel was just stopover from san diego to phoenix. However, we enjoyed our stay so much it was like vacation. Kids loved the pool, breakfast was great and their evening social, we never had in express before. Staff was very helpful as well.

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

Dear travelleraxay: Thank you so much for your candid review of our Holiday Inn Express in El Centro! It is always a wonderful feeling to know that our guests were satisfied with their stay, so your feedback is very much appreciated. I hope that we will be seeing you again on your future visits to our area...the pool is as...

Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at the holiday Inn express, I have stayed at several holiday Inn hotels but this hotel really went beyond my expectations. The staff was very nice and breakfast was awesome. Even though I had to do some work during my stay the Internet was very good and fast not like other hotels I've been too...

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

Dear jason m: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Holiday Inn Express. It is our penultimate goal to ensure that the needs of our guests are taken care of; I am happy to hear that it appears we are succeeding in this. We know how important it is to our guests to have fast, reliable internet...

Mexicali, Mexico
Reviewed July 16, 2015

The hotel is very clean, the beds are comfortable, the staff are genuinely friendly, and the location is excellent for my purposes. I will stay again on my way home from my next trip south of the border.

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

Dear Angel: Thank you so much for your kind words! I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time at our Holiday Inn Express El Centro, and it is my sincere hope that we see you again soon! Happy Travels! C. Fulton Guest Services Manager

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed May 16, 2015

I stayed here on my first business trip to El Centro and was quite happy with it. I think the price was a little higher than it needed to be, but the room was clean and nice. On arrival I was given a free upgrade to an enormous room and if the rest of the hotel is as clean as...

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

Dear ChrisKate2012: Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us regarding your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Express. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and that you consider us one of the nicer places to stay in the area. We place a high value on the thoughts and feelings of...

Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

I travel a the time (look at my other reviews), so when I found out that the best option was a Holiday Inn Express I was less than excited. I checked into my room, and begun to do my random search of cleanliness in my room. I searched all the lamps, and tops of picture frames and couldn't find any...

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

Dear RancidPunks: Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us regarding your recent stay. I sincerely apologize that the inconvenience with the elevator marred your stay, but I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our staff and facility. Meeting and exceeding the expectations of our guests is our top priority, and I look forward to sharing...

Garden Grove, California
Reviewed April 27, 2015

The employees were helpful, the room was clean, and there was a free continental breakfast. It was good for a weekend stay. It was near the city center of el centro so your close to anything around the city.

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

Dear raymond v: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! The satisfaction of our guests is our top priority, and we strive to deliver an exemplary stay experience each and every time. Your comments will be shared with our staff so that they may know that their efforts are being recognized and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
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: $92 - $154 (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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“The 3rd floor has no one above, but i have never had an issue with hearing any noise. Unfortunately, there are no views.”
G7762LOsusanc, 1 week ago | Read review
“Please see my review about the room with the hot tub, in the upgraded room. If your handicap, be careful.”
271stepheng, Mar 30, 2017 | Read review
“Next time an upper floor for a view”
145jaimev, Mar 6, 2017 | Read review
“Great place to eat Mexican food is Antojitos Como en Casa at 425 Desert Gardens right down the street.”
Gracielame, Dec 20, 2016 | Read review
“I pref away from the elevator. I stayed in room 238... Didn't hear a peep!”
elizabethn157, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
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