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Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancake machine”(10 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewspancake machinefront deskcal polycinnamon rollsupgraded to a suiteyogurtother hotelsbeds were comfortabledowntown slothe breakfast areastayed here for one nightclose to downtownhousekeeping staffshort staywe've stayedhot breakfastwould stay here again
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Reviewed yesterday

Hamad who works the overnights at the front desk was amazingly helpful to me. He was very professional, very kind, and very very helpful. When Uber did not show to take me to the airport, Hamad even offered to call a friend of his to...More

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the Holiday Inn Express 3 times in the past year and every stay have been excellent. This last time was no exception. On my first night I called to tell them my flight was delayed and would be late, I didn't...More

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Response from Amy S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis ObispoResponded 2 weeks ago

We are thrilled that you enjoyed another wonderful stay here at our beautiful hotel. Our staff is truly excellent, so we are happy to hear that we were able to provide the level of customer service our guests have come to expect. Please give us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we came down to SLO for our anniversary and birthday for 4 days. A family member got us a few nights on her points as a gift. We then bought another night because we enjoyed our stay so much. The staff and customer service...More

Thank Hollie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me begin saying that the staff at the Holiday Inn Express were great and very professiona. Myself and other Coworkers stayed here for 4 weeks for training and we had absolutely no complaints. They made our experience here very memorable. One specific employee named...More

Thank brianbautista26
Response from Amy S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis ObispoResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide such a wonderful review of our hotel. We take pride in the level of service we provide to our guests, so we are thrilled to hear that Steff was able to take care of you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn express had a nice suite for us despite late arrival. Bed was good, living room typical HIEX standard. The bathroom was awkwardly located but more than adequate. Despite renovation on lower floors we did not notice any noise. The breakfast venue was...More

Thank pdxworldtravler
Response from Amy S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis ObispoResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide a review of your stay. We are so happy you enjoyed our hot buffet breakfast and one of our beautiful suites. We hope to see you again! Sincerely, Acting General Manager Holiday Inn Express, SLO...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$161 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#9 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$161 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#9 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Vy-Suayen
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Woodpecker48 | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t use the pool, but my experience with hotel pools has been that they are all heated, without exception. I would give 10 to 1 odds that this pool is heated.
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Lyle P
June 23, 2015|
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Response from James D | Property representative |
Unfortunetely we are no longer pet friendly except for service animals only. Thank you.
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SWPagan
January 19, 2015|
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Response from James D | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching out to us. As of last year with our recent room refresh, the decision was made to no longer allow pets here at the Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo. Just a short drive away in Pismo Beach, we have... More
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