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Alamosa, Colorado
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Excellent Service from well rounded, friendly staff. in a Hotel that should be condemned. No elevators, with bafflingly silly layout of exits, stairwells, and ammenities. Offers a S'mores bar with a outdoor fire pit that does not work. Rooms smell musky with obvious tones of past cigarette smoke and unwashed curtains and deco bedding. Toilet and plumbing in serious neglect...

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Jeffery D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth, Thank you for your recent stay with us. I hope you enjoyed your time in the San Francisco Bay Area! Thank you also for your feedback about the hotel. We recently took over ownership and are looking at making improvements on several items you mentioned such as installing an elevator and we have somebody fixing the firepit gas...

Burlington, IA
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Friendly, helpful professional staff. Super accommodations- bedding and beds very comfortable, rooms nicely equipped with newer LED TV's, in room refrigerator, awesome H I Express breakfast and coffee, nice evening marshmallow roast (although fire is just that...a fire with no "coals" to really roast them on), nice location with view of water and walkway, super outdoor pool and hot tub...

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear readitoday, Thank yopu for posting you hotel experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley on Trip Advisor. We do take all guest feedback to heart. Your did a great job listing all the reasons why the hotel is popular. We are glad you were alle to take advantage of all the hotel has to offer.We are hoping to...

Aledo, Texas
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Room was clean and modern. Hotel serves decent breakfast. Easy access to Hwy 101 and surrounding sights. Daughter enjoyed evening s'mores and meeting new people around the fire pit, hearing about their adventures.

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your hotel experience on Trip Advisor from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad you enjoyed the trails and the s'mores by the firepit. Thank you again for your feedback and we do hope to see you again soon.

MÉXICO
Reviewed 10 July 2014

I had read all the Tripadvisor reviews before booking and when we arrived I was in shock! Was this the same hotel I had read about? As a Priority Club member had the opportunity to travel in the United States, Mexico and Asia staying in IHG hotels, so I was totally surprised with our stay in Mill Valley. We had...

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Aln199, Thank you for taking the time out of your day post post your experience on trip advisor for your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. I am dissapointed that your stay and the hotel in general was not what you had anticipated. We will use your feedback to address the room issues you described. We...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This is exactly the kind of hotel my family enjoys while on vacation. It had the more common amenities that families appreciate (pool, free breakfast), but with bonuses! Free s'mores by the outdoor firepit at night! Easy access to a boardwalk walking/running/biking trail right out the door! Walking distance to a convenience store and lunch/dinner options. Then of course is...

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Filmtx, Thank you for taking the time to post your experience from your stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad you found our location and amenities we offer ideal for your family. Thank you again for your comments and we are glad you enjoyed your stay!

Ogden, Utah
Reviewed 2 July 2014

We stayed here on Sunday and Monday night and we really enjoyed our stay here. The room was spacious and the bed was so comfortable. The breakfast was delicious and had a lot of variety for everyone. It had bikes that you could rent, a nice pool and hot tub and a place for roasting marshmallows, but we didn't have...

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Jeffery D, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words Allison! Can't wait to have you back to stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley! Plan to stay a little longer with us next time so you can relax by the pool, roast marshmallows, and ride bikes!

Salinas, California
Reviewed 1 July 2014

We very much like the location; a 30 (or so) mile round trip south along the rec trail, through Sausalito, under the Golden Gate bridge, up a steep climb. Go back and forth across the bridge , then partway up an initially steep road (Conzelman, heading west) to a traffic circle. Keep climbing west past the traffic circle, or turn...

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear David B, Thank you for posting your hotel review on Trip Advisor. We do take all guest comments to heart. We are glad you enjoy the location and its proximity to recreationary areas. We are a season driven hotel and as such the rate will go up in the summer due to increased demand. Regarding the breakfast ......what we...

Adelaide
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Bit of an odd place; it can't decide if it's a hotel or a motel! Let me start first with the positives: Friendly check in staff, and otherwise also helpful when I needed assistance with anything. Nice room, comfy bed & pillows, and a decent TV. A scenic location with very nice walking / cycling tracks right outside, and the...

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Dear Borat_123, Thank you for taking the time tp post your review of your stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. I am glad to read that you did enjoy most of the hotel. I just want to take a moment to address some of the food and beverage concerns.The complimentary breakfast provided is a Brand Standard for Holiday...

Utah
Reviewed 9 June 2014

In the 3 days I stayed at this hotel I stayed in 2 rooms. The first room was on the 2nd floor and facing the pool. It was a little slice of paradise to me with the adult trees and beautiful landscaping. This property has been here for a while, but I believe has only recently become a Holiday Inn...

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Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your very detailed review of the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad your enjoyed the location and the view from your room. Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again soon!

newnan
Reviewed 1 June 2014

The location and views are extraordinary! Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco are about a 15 minute drive south but the hotel is quiet and tranquil, with a full view of Mt. Tamalpais, and surrounded by pristine salt marshes teeming with aquatic wildlife--we saw many water birds as well as manta rays so close we could almost touch them as...

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Dear ggirlNewnan, Thank you for taking the time to post your experience on trip advisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed the hotel, location and all of the complimentary amenities. We are so happy that you enjoyed yourself!!! Thank you for your feedback and we do hope to see you again soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • 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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What will you do today in Mill Valley? Each day is a new adventure at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley, located in scenic Marin County. Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area sits against a breathtaking backdrop near the base of Mount Tamalpais, overlooking peaceful wetlands and bike paths. Natural beauty shines in our Mill Valley hotel, which grants access to some of Northern California’s most visited attractions including the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco, and the renowned Napa Valley wine country. After an adventurous day exploring the bustling city of San Francisco or the beautiful outdoors of Marin County, relax by the outdoor pool under a private cabana. Borrow a bike from our Bike Center and pedal along the nearby bike paths or roast marshmallows around our outdoor fire pit. Or stay in with the family and watch a DVD from our movie library in one of our newly redesigned guestrooms. Featuring modern, convenient and thoughtful services and amenities designed to keep you comfortable, well rested and entertained, Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area provides the ideal home base for those looking to experience the vast playground that is the San Francisco Bay Area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area

Address: 160 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941-3610 (Formerly Tam Woods Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Marin County > Mill Valley
Price Range: $206 - $340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Sausalito
Holiday Inn Mill Valley
Mill Valley Holiday Inn
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