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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to make a quick trip to Stanford for a medical issue with a friend and we did not have a place to stay. Found the Holiday Inn Express on line and they got us in. The hotel is very clean, lovely rooms all modern and up to date, great beds and the staff is lovely and very friendly,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has friendly staff and the rooms are updated and clean. Unfortunately, the Holiday Inn as well as other hotels in the area price gouge their rooms during the weekdays at a rate of double or more from weekends. Most likely the reason being is Stanford Hospital is located less than four miles from the Holiday Inn and sick... More 

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HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hi jjohnson1230, Thank you for taking the time to write a review based on your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express in RWC, CA. Stanford is located close by, however, we want to ensure you that we do not mean for our rates to be high during the week for the reason being of local hospital operations. In this... More 

Auburn, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After pre paying thru Hotels.com upon check in we were informed that we needed ID and CC for "incidentals/potential damage" while we had the credit card my wife's (same last name) and my ID they stranded us stating their policy requires exact cc and ID matching. I guess they thought we would trash the room, at 50+ years old I... More 

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Thank KBarger8
HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello KBarger8, At the Holiday Inn Express in RWC California, we greatly value all of our guests. We hope that you accept out deepest apologize on the matter. Your provided feedback has been taken to management where our front end staff team is reflecting on the situation. Please reach out to us directly at: reservations@hiexstanford.com so that we may try... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family stayed here for one night. We were very happy to find the room so clean and fresh-smelling. The beds were very comfortable and the room temperature was easy to manage . The overall design of the room was modern. Breakfast was good was a lot of choices. I would definitely stay at this hotel if I'm ever in... More 

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HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hi carissa125, Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. Even though your visit was short, it's great to know that you enjoyed your time with us and had such a positive experience. We will see you again next time! :) More 

Otterup, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This Hotel is perfect if you arrive at San Francisco airport and are going south. We had a very good night here. It was clean everywhere, it's quiet. Good and helpful staff. Good breakfast whit all that we needed. Would I come back. Definitely.

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Thank TommyLisa
HIXStanford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hi TommyLisa, Thank you for your recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express-Redwood City. We appreciate you kind words about our staff and Express Start breakfast! We hope to see you again soon :) More 

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13 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is fine - simple, no frills, but clean and fresh. However, housekeeping was very frustrating. My husband had checked in a day or two earlier for business, so when we arrived at 4pm, he was at a meeting. We picked up our key and went to the room. Housekeeping had partially cleaned the room - the used towels... More 

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Thank Andrea A
HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello Andrea A, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. We hope that your can forgive us for the miscommunication as well as the delayed service to your room. At our location the norm is that housekeeping will first pick-up dirty towels,... More 

Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

-Very friendly helpful staff. -Nice note and fun visit from a friendly robot upon arrival to our room. The robot made cute noises, delivered us water, and welcomed us to the hotel. -Clean room and bathroom -Comfortable bed -Breakfast good -No problems with room reservation - room was what we requested and price was not a surprise. Was able to... More 

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HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello travlhappy, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review about you most recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. It's great to hear that our front desk agents were able to accommodate you with an early check-in and that our guest rooms, breakfast as well as everything else was... More 

Clover, South Carolina
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54 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

From the moment I was greeted by Chris upon arriving, I was impressed with this property. Rooms were updated with a modern touch and welcome notes from the staff was a nice touch. And yes, pretty cool opening the door to find a robot delivering a water.

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HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello Jay P, Thank you for taking the time to write us this review about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. It's wonderful to hear that your trip to our location started off great with a warm welcome from our front desk team as well as that little hello you got from our delivery... More 

Idaho
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64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Standard rooms. Location on El Camino Real is convenient, but fairly mixed...lots of small shops, simple restaurants, etc. we stayed here for a Stanford graduation, and it was much less than hotels closer to Stanford, but still about $300 per night average.

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Thank Chuck S
HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello Chuck S, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. We hope that on your next trip to the area our prices will be more reasonable so that you can visit with us again! :) More 

Bentonville, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful property and the staff really goes the extra mile to make you feel welcome and special. Gracious and when you get to your room it's personalized and almost resort like. There was a letter with my name, a little towel animal and even the toilet paper folded into a bow. The property is updated and beautiful!... More 

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HIXStanford, Front Desk Staff at Holiday Inn Express, responded to this review

Hello Elizabeth F, Thank you for taking the time to write such a sweet review about your recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express in Redwood City, CA. Our property is a small one that is located on a main road, but to make up for that, our staff honestly tries their hardest to provide our guests with... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Redwood City/Menlo Park, California! We are located on the south side of Redwood City on El Camino Real (CA 82), within minutes of the quaint town of Atherton, Menlo Park, and the Stanford University. Our accommodations are perfect for business and leisure travelers, equipped with complimentary high-speed Internet access, two line telephones with voice mail, coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator, hairdryer, lighted make-up mirrors, iron and board. We also feature televisions equipped with 70 channels, HBO, DVD/VCR players. All king rooms come with a sofa sleeper. At the end of the day, enjoy an invigorating workout in our fitness center and relax in our Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. In the morning you will wake up to an inviting Express Start complimentary hot breakfast at the breakfast bar, featuring our famous cinnamon rolls and SMART Roast Coffee. Our friendly staff is ready to welcome you and make you feel right at home. Discover all that downtown Redwood City, Menlo Park, Atherton and Palo Alto have to offer at the convenient, comfortable Holiday Inn Express Redwood City. We are close to the Stanford University and Hospital, Kaiser Permanente Hospital and the Sequoia Hospital. We are strategically accessible to the Silicon Valley. We are also close to the corporate offices/buildings of Hewlett Packard, Yahoo, Microsoft, OmniCell, Google, Verisign, Synopsis, Verisign, NASA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express

Address: 1836 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063-2111 (Formerly Executive Inn)
Location: United States > California > Redwood City
Price Range: $170 - $361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Redwood City
Holiday Inn Redwood City
Redwood City Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Redwood City
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