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Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo

HIExpress.com$135*
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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oakland, ca
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I made an online reservation a few weeks in advance. I called the hotel twice a couple days before, once to verify our late arrival and another time to confirm two beds in the room. I talked to Stephanie both times and was well taken care of each time. It was Open House at the campus and the hotel was...

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear jowho, We are very happy to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Stephanie will certainly be recognized for her efforts and will be thrilled to hear the feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to complete your review. Please come see us again soon!

Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Friendly and clean. Stephanie always made us feel at home. House keeping is on top of everything and sometimes would leave us the cutest little towel animals. Amazing experience that will always live in my memories. Thanks guys!

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear nicholsdennis, We are thrilled to know that Stephanie and the staff made your stay so enjoyable. We appreciate your feedback and our staff will certainly be recognized for going above and beyond. Please come visit us again soon!

Burlingame, California
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Stayed one night while passing through. Needs updating and cleaning of carpets. Rooms are small and toilet is about 8 inches off the floor, so hope you have strong legs. Worst bathroom ever. Breakfast was some real bad eggs, with breakfast meats, cereals and bread items and yogurt. Nothing to write home about. Twice the price of our hotel the...

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Thank you for taking the time to review us here at the Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo regarding your most recent experience during your recent stay. I greatly apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced due to breakfast and the bathroom. It is our goal to consistently provide superior service and accommodations and your comments are very important...

San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Front desk help, Stephanie, goes above and beyond to make sure our stay was pleasant. She explained all the pool rules and what was available for breakfast. She looked for upgrades to our reservation and was personable. Thank you

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear mlambi, We are thrilled to know that Stephanie went above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable. We will certainly recognize her for her efforts. Thank you for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Staff could not have helped anymore, thank you. Hotel was tidy. Rooms were clean and cleaned daily. No complaints. Location is great for downtown and easy access to freeway for further afield. Rooms were quiet, breakfast was typical but no complaints. Laundry facility was good also.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear MerthSAGS, We are happy to know that you enjoyed your time with us. We thank you for visiting and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent hotel with very comfortable beds. Nick, the front desk representative was very helpful and made our stay very comfortable at the Holiday Inn Express. Came to see Calpoly, and the hotel is very close to the school so it was perfect. Will Stay here again and hope to see a front desk representative like Nick again.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Brandon D, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback with us. We are thrilled to know that you had a comfortable stay and that Nick made a lasting impression. We will certainly acknowledge Nick for doing so. Please come see us again soon!

Sacramento, California
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Thank you for the fantastic service at the front desk, the room was quite and clean, the bed comfortable. The hotel was situated close to Cal Poly as well as shopping downtown and easy to get in and out from.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear storyworm1, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are happy to know that service provided was fantastic and that you had comfortable stay with us. Please visit again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed March 10, 2017

Thank you Stephanie for making this trip so comfortable. We will always consider the Holiday Inn Express because of your service. Our rooms were very comfortable and quiet. I look forward to our next business trip

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Simone D, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review of our property. We are very happy to know that Stephanie treated you so well. She will certainly be recognized for her efforts. Please come see us again soon!

Tehachapi
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

We went to SLO for an AAU basketball event at the college and decided to stay here last minute. Great decision! From the easy booking (with extra discount), to the seamless check-in/out, we are very pleased. The room was clean and modern with easy accessibility to vehicle and hotel amenities. We were offered a 3rd floor room to mitigate ceiling...

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Dear Kris T, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about our property. We are happy to know that you had a good experience while visiting with us. We hope to have an opportunity to welcome you again soon! Thank you!

Reviewed March 7, 2017

Great location and facilities! Close to both Cal Poly campus and downtown. The rooms were clean and nice. Employees were helpful, especially Nick on the front desk. Overall nothing special but nice. Hope this helps.

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Tony D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Kevin H, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about our property. We are thrilled to know that you had a good visit with us and that Nick was helpful and welcoming. We will certainly acknowledge him for his efforts. Please visit with us again soon! Thank you!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel at San Luis Obispo is the area's closest hotel to California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly). Enjoy the best of small town charm surrounded by the unrivaled natural beauty of the Central Coast - from the historic Mission in downtown San Luis Obispo, to the colorful shops, restaurants, wineries, hiking, and beaches. The rustic neighboring communities of Cambria, Hearst Castle, Pismo Beach and Paso Robles are just a short drive away. Our hotel offers a relaxing getaway with newly renovated, spacious rooms and suites featuring refrigerators, bath robes, and amenities to make you feel at home! Enjoy our complimentary deluxe full American breakfast. AAA approved, 3-Diamond rating. Come hop the trolley this Thursday to our weekly, regionally-famed, Farmer's Market. You will find an extensive selection of fresh produce, BBQ & live music! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo

Address: 1800 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2614
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $157 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Luis Obispo Hotel San Luis Obispo
Holiday Inn San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#10 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms towards the rear are quieter”
CaravannersDandK, 1 week ago | Read review
“Top floor is most quiet.”
terrimackster, 1 week ago | Read review
“Best not to stay on 1st floor, noise from guests walking around on floor above was disconcerting, hard to sleep.”
vabdpk6, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“we were on the third floor”
mlambi, Apr 5, 2017 | Read review
“Not too sure but will say that there are some rooms that have a view of another building right outside your window. That wasn't too pleasant. Kept our shades closed the entire time.”
770theresal, Feb 26, 2017 | Read review
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