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Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek

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Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent 2 nights here over the Easter weekend. Clean, comfortable, great breakfast, but was quite far away from the attractions we were booked in to see. Also, it is right across the road from a sports bar, and the "thump, thump, thump" of the loud music was irritating, to say the least. Ear plugs drowned out the noise and was...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anytime my wife and I come here, we are greeted by Gio. He is always nice and engaging. My wife gets great discounts at holiday inn so we come here every once and a while to break away from the everyday facets of life. The hotel itself is older but not bad. Some rooms that we have been in we're...

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant stay. The property satisfies the standards of the brands well. The location is clean and well maintained, the staff is extremely friendly, and the rooms are all clean as well as smell fresh. There is no sundry shop for essentials, or any amenities that will blow you away, but expect a comfortable stay in a very nice...

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Tonawanda, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Holiday Inn Walnut Creek good choice, rate fair for nice facility. Room clean, shower very good, in room coffee. Really good selection breakfast, in am provided. Plenty choice, cereals, eggs, sausage, bacon, pancakes, juices, bagels, toast maker. Lobby comfortable, swimming pool clean, van service to Bart. From SFO, to Bart (Bay Area Rapid Transit) station, take A train to Bart...

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New Haven, Indiana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I haven't stayed at a Holiday Inn Express and were pleasantly surprised by this property. The room was spacious, although the hallway carpet was kind of worn. The breakfast was exceptional for this level of hotel with a couple of omelette choices and a couple of sausage options in addition to a nice array of fruit and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed at this hotel for 7 nights. We chose it to avoid paying San Francisco higher rates, and to be in a less crowded, touristy location. The room was good, and very spacious. The staff was great, and the pool area was very well kept. Its location is ideal to explore San Francisco, as it is very close to...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Since retiring I don't travel as much as I used to for business. I still have a business in Oakland that requires personal attention one day a week, which is what brought me to need a hotel for one night. I was attending a party in Walnut Creek and needed to be in Oakland early the next day, so this...

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Thank Norahoward
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Everything is on the high end for Holiday Inn Express properties including the price. The staff was very good. I was shocked that they discontinued the Newspaper. When you are paying over $200/night this is petty. Hopefully, going forward they will reconsider

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pendavis, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek, responded to this review

Dear Richard S, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Luis V. Assistant General Manager

Vancouver, Washington, United States
Reviewed 14 February 2017

So I got in late - 11 pm - front desk was reasonably personable; walking down the hall to my room I see a weimaraner in the work out room with a leash but seemingly alone. I get checked in and drop onto the bed and it felt like it was a mattress on a rock; but actually it was...

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Mariah and Ian were great at the front desk; accommodations were great; the breakfast room stafff were superb. Highly recommend this Holiday Inn Express. Housekeeping services were outstanding; Great location for downtown Walnut Creek

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek the perfect hotel for business or pleasure in the East Bay area of San Francisco. The Holiday Inn Express has transformed into a warm and modern hotel featuring contemporary furnishings, a natural light conservatory and a relaxing library area. The Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek, CA hotel, minutes from Concord, Pleasant Hill and Moraga, offers access to I-680 for access to Oakland, San Francisco, San Jose, and all parts of the San Francisco Bay Area. Or, if you prefer to avoid driving, BART is 3 blocks away and takes you to San Francisco within 30 minutes. Visiting St. Mary s College, Concord Pavilion, & the upscale Broadway Shopping Plaza of Walnut Creek are all easy from the hotel.If you re working in Walnut Creek, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel makes visiting PMI, Siemens Oncology, Kaiser Permanente or PG&E easy and stress-free. In Contra Costa County, the Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek, CA is well known for being one of the only hotels in Walnut Creek to offer free high-speed Internet access, free parking, and free shuttle service within 3 miles. ... more   less 

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Address: 2730 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94597-2732
Region: United States > California > Walnut Creek
Price Range: $170 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek 3*
Number of rooms: 161
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Also Known As:
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Holiday Inn Walnut Creek
Walnut Creek Holiday Inn
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“can request quiet zone room”
Q4480NRcarmenr, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“they gave me a 'quiet room' they said - there was no road noise”
347ChuckM, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the courtyard side would be quieter”
T9828EXleslies, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor NOT facing the freeway to have a quieter room.”
deborah112016, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room directly above front desk. Some rooms are a long walk.”
E7098XLdavidw, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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