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Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek

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Halifax
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel with excellent front desk staff (Jon?) and superb breakfast. Room was good generous size with iron, hairdryer etc and comfortable bed (choice of pillows. Firm or soft). My only gripe, and what kept me from scoring higher was that the nearby BUSY road could be heard within the room, so you may not get the perfect sleep. Also...

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

Dear Crazysurfkid, Thanks a lot for providing us with your feedback in regards your recent stay at your hotel. I really appreciate the time provided to highlight the pros and cons of our hotel. I am so sorry about the noise experienced. I hope you keep coming back to our hotel in the future. Thanks again and we look forward...

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this hotel by family, and it definitely lived up to expectations. We used the hotel as a base to commute in to San Francisco, mainly due to the overpriced hotels with no parking in central San Fran. The Baht train is only 15 minute walk from the hotel and costs $5.40 one way to get into central...

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Stayed over the Labor Day weekend. Lots of people here, but you wouldn't have known it because the halls are wide and carpeted. Fairly new and well maintained. Breakfast can get a little repetitive over a couple of days but it is free. The only drawback is that it faces onto Highway 680 and the background noise of the traffic...

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Red Bluff, California
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent stay! Ian at check in was amazing and very helpful. I'm thankful for such an easy check in. Great breakfast and clean quiet room. The entire hotel was very clean. We will definitely be back next year, thank you!

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Victoria
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We stayed here for a few days while in the Bay Area. The hotel was easy to find and located close (10-minute walk) to the Pleasant Hill BART station, giving convenient access to San Francisco. The room was comfortable and quiet, although the air conditioner was noisy. Everything functioned well, although the facing on bathroom vanity was loose and a...

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Troncones, Mexico
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I booked a room here online for 7 nights in August 2016. I chose this hotel based on a number of factors, one being the nightly rate. When I checked out yesterday, the bill was higher than I'd anticipated. Looking at the summary I saw the cost for my penultimate night was 68% (about $120.00) higher than the rate I...

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

Dear Afamily on the beach, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. My apologies for the inconveniences you faced in regards of the rate, be aware that the rates are based on business and demand. I will share your feedback with our staff. We hope you choose to stay with us again, so we can show you our true...

Aurora, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice room and a convenient location. Nice clean pool and plenty big. The rooms were clean and spacious. Our room was near the entrance to the pool so it got a little noisy one evening. Our room also was plagued with an annoying noise that we couldn't identify. We first thought it was a neighbor's tv but ruled that...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This location was great. 5 nights with the 2 kids and wife. Short walk to BART was a big plus. Staff were friendly and helpful. A big shout out to my main man Adryan who was especially helpful during a stressful time at the front desk. I'd stay again!

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is an excellent value as it includes underground parking and a substantial breakfast. The hotel is well-located and the grounds neat, tidy and modern. The staff have been consistently helpful. You can ask for sundries at the desk if you need them. The rooms are average but clean and beds very comfortable. It works nicely for a short stay.

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California
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Although the price seems to be rising every year, and I swear we're not going to stay here "for that price"-it is still the best location for "that price"! Rooms are clean-(except for a few stains on carpet). Location is within walking distance of Bart station-although it sure would be nice if they offered a shuttle after coming back from...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek

Address: 2730 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94597-2732
Region: United States > California > Walnut Creek
Price Range: $157 - $317 (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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“they gave me a 'quiet room' they said - there was no road noise”
 of 5 bubbles 347ChuckM, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the courtyard side would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles T9828EXleslies, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor NOT facing the freeway to have a quieter room.”
 of 5 bubbles deborah112016, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room directly above front desk. Some rooms are a long walk.”
 of 5 bubbles E7098XLdavidw, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Second floor room seemed a bit quieter; not sure why.”
 of 5 bubbles mh999, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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