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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica

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The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites-Pacifica, CA is where your Northern California vacation or San Francisco Bay area business trip begins. Located minutes south of San Francisco off HWY-1 and next to the Pacific Ocean, we have beaches, ocean, sunsets, restaurants and public transportation within walking distance to meet your needs. We are conveniently located near the Daly City and Colma BART Stations and I-280 offering easy access to San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39, Union Square, Moscone Convention Center, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco State University (SFSU) & the San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Within driving distances from Half Moon Bay, Napa Valley, Sausalito, Silicon Valley, Santa Cruz and Monterey you are never too far from a fun-filled family weekend. We offer deluxe accommodations in our oversized rooms with free high speed Internet access, microwaves & refrigerators and free weekday newspaper delivery. Relax in our premium suites featuring a fireplace, Jacuzzi tub & oceanviews. In the morning, enjoy our complimentary Express Start deluxe breakfast in our great room. Whether you are staying for business or leisure, it will be difficult to choose between relaxing in your spacious comfortable room or walking along the beach at sunset. Come and Stay Smart with us ~ have the ocean as your backyard and San Francisco as your play ground.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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55Somewhat walkable
Grade: 55 out of 100
14Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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This hotel is definitely not the HIE flagship. It is clean enough I suppose although it does have a peculiar smell, especially in the hallways and rooms. The room we stayed in was “partial ocean view” which was fine. The parking area for guest registration which is under the
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi CPasour, Thanks for choosing to stay with us, reviews from IHG Rewards Spire Elite members are important. While it's great that you find the room to your liking, I'm concerned to learn about the smell you described. I'm also sorry for the inconvenience caused by the setup of our guest registration for the parking. I've shared your comments with the management to help improve areas that need additional attention. Your membership since 2017 is valued. I hope we get the chance to host you again for a better experience next time. Safe travels, Jillian I Case Manager IHGService
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The hotel was clean and comfortable. The staff was very nice and helpful. Morning breakfast had healthy options such as egg whites and whole grain bread. Hotel is in walking distance of stores and restaurants. Would recommend!
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Response from HIEXPacifica, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica
Responded Jan 2, 2019
Dear CCHelsey6 : What a special review for us to receive. We are honored that you chose Holiday Inn Express in Pacifica as your vacation destination. we are thrilled to have provided you with such a fantastic experience. Whether it was the above-and-beyond, exceptional service or the meticulously clean rooms and location, we are glad that you enjoyed yourself. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime very soon. Happy New Year! Sincerely, Claudia Gales General Manager
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I travel a lot and this is one of the worst things I’ve seen! The sheets were obviously not changed between guests. Gross black hairs and possible toe fuzz were plenty in my “clean” bed. I called the front desk for clean sheets and 20 min later received the sheets ...to
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica
Responded Oct 10, 2018
Hello tygurtoos, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am sorry for any inconvenience you may have experienced due to hair found on the sheets. I have sent you a private message in an effort to follow up on your concerns regarding your reservation. Rest assured that we will continuously do our best to always improve so we can accommodate you better in the future. I do hope that you will allow us to welcome you back and give us another opportunity to make it up to you. Sincerely, Dianne L. Case Manager IHGService
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We had a great time from the moment we check in till we left. We were met by Claudia at the front desk, and even though we were early, she checked and said our room was available. She explained everythig in the are, and was very nice. We had one of the rooms facing the ocean,
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Response from HIEXPacifica, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica
Responded Aug 22, 2018
Dear Kent V, What a truly enjoyable review this is to receive. We are pleased that our first impression to your arrival was outstanding, and that our current breakfast selection met your expectations, eager that our pleasant views and scenery at Rockway Beach added an extra touch during your stay. Your kind words regarding our team are much appreciated, we hope to welcome you back to our hotel sometime very soon. Sincerely, Claudia Gales General Manager
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We spent just one night here and loved it. At check in, they could not have been any nicer to us. They offered us fresh cookies, fruit, and gifts for our children. We found our room to be extremely clean and comfortable. Not only did we have a mini fridge and microwave, but the
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Response from HIEXPacifica, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pacifica
Responded Aug 22, 2018
Dear MaestraSonja, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. I really appreciate the time taken to write your comments on TripAdvisor and particularly the positive feedback received about our amazing team who are always willing to go above and beyond for our guest’s experience. Your comments have been shared with all of our team and have served as a great motivator. Thank you once again and I look forward to welcoming you back to in the near future. Sincerely, Claudia Gales General Manager
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Chambre suite Pacifica
microwave & coffee machine
bathroom suite
Room 202 has a seaside view
No fitness center onsite. Hotel information mentions an off-site facility that has day passes.
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We have emailed the concerned guest with details regarding the room type. We have also emailed the guest a recent photo of this room which will soon appear on our website
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"If you don't need 2 Queen beds, you can get a true ocean view."
"Ocean views eg. room 202"
"Ocean View"
"Some rooms are available with an ocean view, but cost more."
"rooms are a bit roomier than normal, ours had a peek view of the water"
$158 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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