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Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City

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Eureka, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It always feels a little cheap to me to have my room door open to an outdoor walkway. I prefer hotels with indoor room access only - quieter, safer, more modern feeling. This is the old-fashioned motel style door that opens to outside kind of place. That's why I didn't rate it higher. Nice bed, clean room, safe, microwave and...

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much candida6752 for staying with us and for your review.We really appreciate your business.So sorry about the Coffee cups but that's in the Franchise Standards so we are so sorry we cant change that Please come back and stay with us while you are visiting San Jose next

Rockford, Illinois
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We needed to book a place very quickly when a nearby hotel lost our reservation! We felt in the end that we ended up at the better hotel! We were traveling with two young boys and there was a perfect little pool for them along with breakfast int he morning and snacks in the afternoon. Wonderful, friendly staff.

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you Jill T for your wonderful business and the 5-star review We really appreciate your kindness and your business Thank you so much once again

Corvallis
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This motel is located near the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds and an industrial area. There is a shopping center and restaurants located about a mile from this hotel. The exterior of the hotel is a little dated but very well kept. The rooms and common areas are clean and modern.The motel room entrances are from the outside. We stayed on...

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

It was really nice to host your lovely family R6549LIgeorgea, to our hotel We really appreciate your business and beautiful review Thank you so much once again

Palm Desert, California
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The thing about a Holiday Inn Express is that you pretty much know what you're getting before you see it. This hotel is fine. The staff was exceptionally pleasant. The rooms were comfortable and very clean. No luxury soaps or plush towels, but a reasonable price. The breakfast was actually on the higher end of standard free breakfast buffets. The...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Dear Becky H, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our property. We strive to provide the best possible experience and it is great to read from our guests on how we are doing. It is lovely to hear your kind words regarding our staff. We are glad you found the rooms comfortable and clean. It...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We ended up here after having stayed at the Extended Stay America down the way which was filthy. From the outside some may pass this up because it may not look promising but don't. The rooms are clean and bright. The breakfast was awesome. I would definitely stay here again. The price wasn't too bad either. Having to come here...

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much eyvadr- so sorry that you did not have a good stay experience at the previous hotel. I am so glad that we were able to meet your expectations at our hotel.Our team works really hard to be guest ready every day.Thank you so much for appreciating their hardwork

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Me and a couple of friends were staying there for a car show called Hot Import Nights which was just down the street from the hotel we were staying at. Overall it was great.

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much Johnny..we were so happy to host you and your friends We do really appreciate your business and thanks so much for your review We are so glad we were able to provide a great stay and sleep experience for you Please come and stay with us whenever you are back on town.Thanks so much again

Reviewed 15 June 2016

Breakfast selection could improve, very typical for a Holiday Inn Express. Rooms were clean. Not bad if you are looking to keep to a budget. The property is a motel style. Staff is nice and welcoming. Not the best neighborhood, not much to do.

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much Natalia,we really appreciate your business.Thank you so much for your review on your stay experience at our hotel.There is a huge Plant Shopping Center half mile North of us and 3.5 miles East and 4miles West of the hotels are two Westfield Malls.Downtown is 2 miles North of hotel also.Please come back and stay at our...

Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Staff was very friendly and welcoming. Room was always clean and tidy. Good breakfast selections. Pool and hottub was clean and nice to use. Good location, close to some basic shopping and highway exists. Drive in close by down the street.

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much Heather.We really appreciate your business and we are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time at our hotel.We were so happy to host your stay Thank you so much once again

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Stayed here one night after the Super Bowl, in order to get out the next morning to our flight. Was not too impressed w/the location (commercial/industrial) but the staff and amenities more than made up for any hesitation about our reservation. Very friendly, helpful employees. A lovely snack basket assortment including fresh fruit and cheese waiting for us in our...

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thank you so much bcbsat for staying with us and giving us a great review.We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our hotel.Your sleep experience means alot to us and we are so happy that all went well for you.Please come back and stay with us again while you are in San Jose

los angeles
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Basically it's an old motel with all rooms accessible from parking lot. Pool and jacuzzi are very small but clean. Breakfast area is small but well stocked. That said, it has been thoroughly refurbished and everything looks very well kept up. The surrounding neighborhood is sketchy so if you just want an overnight place to crash then this is it....

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Steve2660, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City, responded to this review

Thanks so much Trvidad for your business and for your review.It was such a pleasure having you with us.Appreciate your good words about our hotel and your sleep experience.San Jose and the greater Bay Area is a totally different market from any other City in the country and we are so sorry that you might have found the rates higher.We...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover all that downtown San Jose has to offer at the convenient, comfortable Holiday Inn Express Hotel San Jose. Our hotel is 6 miles from Mineta San Jose International Airport and 3 miles from downtown San Jose. Enjoy shopping at Valley Fair Mall or dining at the wide variety of downtown restaurants. Explore the endless rooms of the Winchester Mystery House. Visiting All Tech Companies, the San Jose Convention Center, or the campuses of San Jose State and Santa Clara Universities? All are within easy reach when you stay at our Holiday Inn Express Hotel San Jose. Another smart idea: we said good-bye to the traditional bedspread as part of our Simply Smart Bedding. Our all white triple-sheeting just screams freshness. And if you do your thinking in the shower, prepare to be inspired with our complete bathroom make-over such as Stay Smart shower head. You'll appreciate the large work spaces in every room. From communications to accommodations, you'll find our amenities the perfect companion for the business or leisure traveler. Every room includes 2 phones, microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer, coffer maker, iron & full size ironing board, free local calls and free Internet/WiFi . While here, we'll get you started each morning with our free Express Start breakfast buffet with lots of breakfast choices and hot entrees like cheesy omelets, fluffy scrambled eggs, sausage patties, crispy bacon and other favorites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City

Address: 2660 Monterey Hwy, San Jose, CA 95111-3050
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range: $190 - $369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City 2.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Holiday Inn Express San Jose Central City Hotel San Jose
Holiday Inn San Jose
San Jose Holiday Inn
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#9 Family Hotel in San Jose
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“We stayed on the second floor as all room entrances are from the outside.”
 of 5 bubbles R6549LIgeorgea, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms were very clean and inviting, the breakfast was great.”
 of 5 bubbles leyvadr, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor better to avoid having folks above walking around and less past window”
 of 5 bubbles 18DavidJ18, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Anywhere on the 2nd floor is great!!! 201-210 are good rooms”
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