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Hollister, California, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was disappointing staying here! We'd stayed a few years ago and it was great. This trip was not so great. They placed us on the 1st floor, but there wasn't access as they keep the door locked, so you have to enter through the 2nd floor and take an elevator down. The wall paper was peeling, the fan didn't...

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Samuel M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our hotel and please accept our sincerest apologies for the disturbance you have experienced during your stay due to the room conditions. Rest assured that these issues will be looked into. We value your comments and welcome the opportunity to serve you again. Sincerely, Samuel M General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very happy with the location of the hotel near the freeway. Nice rooms and very clean lobby. Service was excellent and room location was good and quiet. Great place to eat next-door in adequate parking. Wi-Fi works excellent.

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Samuel M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

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, Samuel M General Manager

Portland, Maine
Reviewed 10 January 2017

My stay at this property was just "okay." The buildings with guest rooms are located separately from lobby building. There was a small fridge but no microwave in the room. Shelby at the desk was nice. The furniture was a bit dated but the room was bright and clean. There was no odor. I don't like separate buildings with separate...

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Samuel M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you Eulalia_3 for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach, we appreciate the candid insight. I'm glad that Shelbi was a friendly and welcoming face for you during your stay. I'm sorry to hear that the layout of the hotel didn't meet your expectations but I'm very pleased that you felt safe and clean! It's something...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This Holiday Inn Express is different than others I've stayed in, it is several different buildings. The front desk and lobby is in its own building and that's also were they serve their free breakfast. It's a neat place that's a little more quaint than a lot of their properties. It is getting older and should have an upgrade done...

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you very much Chad B for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express. We appreciate your comments and concerns. We have looked into this incident and addressed it with the appropriate staff members to ensure that this doesn't happen again but we're terribly sorry that it happened in the first place. We're glad that you enjoyed our...

Merced, California
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Very happy with the location of this hotel. Great place to eat next door and adequate parking. Little balcony to stand out on. Nice breakfast in am. Coffee / tea pot and fridge in the room. Super nice check in lady. Built on a hill so multi level, easy to get a work out walking from breakfast and back to...

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel Andrea. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that our staff was friendly. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Samuel M General Manager

Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I was in this area for 3 nights and stayed at this hotel one night. The rooms are large with balconies. The bed was very comfortable. The bathroom had a tub/spa that was great for soaking and relaxing after a long day. The room was dark and quiet and night and I slept very well. They provide a complimentary breakfast...

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel Woodpecker48. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that our beds were to your liking. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Samuel M General Manager

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We were here on a weekday and it was a great value. Yet this weekend was very busy so the prices skyrocketed. Not your typical layout a bit unusual it's built on a hillside so a little extra walking. The breakfast is in a building by itself but it's clean quite and good staff.

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review Bill. 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 understand that the prices in our area are sometimes high but we try hard to keep our prices competitive. We hope you will visit us again next time you're...

Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Very odd layout with 3 buildings, the offices, and 2 separate buildings with the rooms. The building I was in did not have a secure feeling as the key lock to enter the building was not working, any one could walk in, no key required!! The breakfast was usual fare, Holiday Inn needs to look at upgrading in some areas...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear glendale215, Thank you for posting a review of our property and for choosing to stay with us. I am sorry to learn that you were disappointed with your stay due to the overall condition of the property, room and breakfast items served, as we always strive to provide a unique experience to all our guests. We appreciate your comments...

Kentucky
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Beds were extremely swayback, totally worn out. Dresser was worn out, even had broken handles. Room needed complete update everywhere. Rates doubled on the weekend. there are cheaper better hotels in the Pismo beach area. Management needs to put a little of what they are charging back into the rooms.

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback LoganJ regarding your recent visit at our hotel and please accept our sincerest apologies for the disturbance you have experienced during your stay due to the room conditions. The management and staff here at the Holiday Inn Express are working with the ownership group to start a renovation to bring our guests a better experience....

Reviewed 25 September 2016

We chose this hotel because we needed to muscle up our account with HI. It was very easy to get to from the freeway. The rooms were very clean, roomy and comfortable. The morning breakfast was awesome, so many choices and definately a cut above other breakfasts I have had at this chain. We were interested in a magazine that...

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CentralCoastGM, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area, responded to this review

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, Samuel M General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach, California is placed perfectly in between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the sunlit central coast. Hotel guests are just two swift miles away from the attractions at Pismo Beach, where they can enjoy beach recreations such as surfing, sailing, fishing, and ATV riding. Guest can also take full advantage of the areas numerous outdoor activities like golfing at over ten prestigious golf courses, tennis, walking trails, horseback riding and bike riding in addition to an abundance of wineries and tasting rooms. We are just a quick drive from San Luis Obispo where California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) is located. The neighboring communities of Cambria, Morro Bay, Nipomo and Paso Robles are just a short drive away. Our hotel offers a calming getaway with newly revamped, spacious rooms. All of our rooms have a balcony, mini-fridge, new beds and linen and new bathroom fixtures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area

Address: 775 N Oak Park Blvd, Grover Beach, CA 93433-1417
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Grover Beach
Price Range: $143 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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“If you go, don't stay on the 1st floor!”
 of 5 bubbles Ana-MarieC, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“go someplace else”
 of 5 bubbles LoganJ, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in the first building, second floor, facing the freeway and did not have any noise issues.”
 of 5 bubbles susana499, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Watch your Bill”
 of 5 bubbles claudiar639, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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