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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequently take day trips to Ventura Harbor and decided to make an overnight adventure of our last trip. Our room was clean, comfortable and had a GREAT view of the harbor. Marie, at the registration desk went above and beyond all expectations to make sure our stay was what we hoped for. She, is perhaps, one of the BEST...

Thank motherof3sons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location and view (if you have it) are beautiful overlooking the harbour of Venture. For the rest, this is any Holliday Inn hotel. Staff is friendly and rooms are spacious and have TV, microwave, coffee maker and fridge. No mini-bar. Parts of the hotel are a bit 'old' and don't have a fresh look & feel. The breakfast could...

Thank Joeri E
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear Joeri E, Thank you for writing a review on our hotel. Our goal is to deliver exceptional service and superior accommodation to all of our guests and we appreciate your business with us. It is nice to know that the view of the Harbour is well to your liking, and was satisfied with the room and service received. However,...

Ohio, USA
Reviewed 4 December 2016

In order to be close to the marina for an early morning boat trip to the Channel Islands, I stayed the night before at the Holiday Inn located at the marina. Great choice. Very convenient location for my needs. Large, comfortable room. A little dated but overall in good shape. Nice view over the marina from my room. Very nice...

Thank OhioHick
San Clemente, California
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The Staff and Manager (Rosemary, Sylvia, and Stephanie) at the Holiday Inn Express were amazing. They all seem to go above and beyond to accommodate me and my employees. We stayed here on and off for 4 months and at times were there for 2 weeks straight. They made it seem like a second family.

Thank zachgilmer
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The rooms face a harbor where you can watch the sun set, and there is a free breakfast to help the budget if you prefer it to trying one of Ventura's wonderful breakfast places. The best part of staying at this hotel are the beds. The mattresses are almost a foot thick, the sheets and pillow cases the softest we'd...

Thank Adryan2013
Atascadero, California
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We did an early check-in however we wanted a harbor view, so we waiting and boy the wait ( 1hr) was so worth it. The view was amazing and the weather was perfect. The front lobby staff was exceptional with customer service and politeness. I would defiantly come back here.

Thank paulawon
Fortaleza, CE
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I had driven past this hotel several times already but never stayed here. All together the hotel is OK. That is also about it. Service at the reception is good and friendly. Rooms are outdated and need to be refurbished. Same for the lobby and stairways etc. The plus is the nice view that you will have from your balcony...

1Thank AvdV80
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear AvdV80, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ventura Harbor, CA. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your nice comment about our reception, internet service and breakfast. However, we’re sorry we fell below your expectation regarding the room being dated,...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Fantastic balcony view, very comfy beds and a very good complimentary breakfast. 20min walk to harbor. Hotel could do with a lick of paint inside and some TLC but excellent staff, at front desk and in the breakfast room and a good night sleep with great view from the room.

Thank wanula
Garland, Texas
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We visited this hotel in August this year. This Holiday Inn is not at all what I expect from a Holiday Inn. The room was okay, beds are fine, the carpet was nasty, it had a musty smell in the room and the lights flickered if you did not keep a card in the slot. We had problems with the...

1Thank alicias504
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear alicias504, Thank you for writing a candid review about your stay with us. While it is nice to know that the bed and breakfast selection were well to your liking, it is regrettable that certain aspects of your stay were not satisfactory. I am very sorry for the shortcomings, particularly with the level of staff service, overall cleanliness of...

Bussum, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Although the room, apart from the bathroom, is nice, the hotel itself is really outdated. From the check inn to the door of your room, everything looks like it's not serviced. The view from the room is really nice, staff is friendly and apart from some sea-lions, it's quite. As long as you are in the room, the experience is...

Thank Knevel
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor, responded to this review

Dear Knevel, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with your valuable feedback. I am glad to read that you have regarded our room and bathroom to be nice, nice views from the room and staff friendly. However. we’re very sorry that you found our hotel to be outdated. We appreciate you for bringing this to our attention...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the newly designed Holiday Inn Express Hotels & Suites Ventura Harbor. Once you visit you'll dream of coming back! Rejuvenate yourself on our breathtaking coastline views, attentive staff with an 'at your service' attitude & wide array of amenities for your comfort and enjoyment. Nestled between Majestic Mountain Ranges and the Sparkling Blue Pacific Ocean we are the destination you have been searching for! We are located at 1080 Navigator Drive Ventura, CA 93001. Just an hour up the coast from Los Angeles, (halfway between Malibu & Santa Barbara). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor

Address: 1080 Navigator Drive, Ventura, CA 93001
Region: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range: $210 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura Harbor 2.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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“Rooms with a harbor view are GREAT!”
 of 5 bubbles motherof3sons, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were on the main floor -- Rooms 134 and 136, quiet with a view of boats in the harbor. Higher floors may have more ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles Adryan2013, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any harbor view room is just fine.”
 of 5 bubbles paulawon, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This hotel needs much improvement!”
 of 5 bubbles alicias504, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a 3rd floor room at the very south end for the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles Fullgrownwoman, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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