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Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here because they had shuttles to Newark Airport. However, they wanted us to take a 2 or 3 am shuttle for a 7:30 flight because their shuttle was full. The receptionist didn't want to be bothered to deal with the issue. On the way back, we waited and waited....well, you get the idea. Oh, and the hotel room...

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Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an OUTSTANDING STAY @ the HOLIDAY INN Carteret ! STAFF was MORE THAN PATIENT & HELPFUL....very accommodating....PROFESSIONAL....KIND ! Accessible room & shower were PERFECT ....CLEAN.... VERY.COMFORTABLE. The FRONT DESK employees, the MAINTAINENCE gentleman ( minor internet glitch), and all the SERVICE PERSONNEL were WONDERFUL ! I felt safe & well cared for. I REGRET I did NOT make...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband stayed there 3 nights for work in the area. Not only was the room beautifully cleaned each day he was there, the people at the desk helping him print out his ticket information for his flight home. The beds were super soft, pillows just right. The continental breakfast that opened up an hr early for the workers was...

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Thank Amy M
Prospect, ct
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the best hotel experience I ever had! Caring people all around. They take pride in making sure every guest has a wonderful experience. Love that each room is equipped with a microwave and refrigerator. I stayed for multiple days and would highly recommend this hotel. Very quiet and comfortable room.

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear SingleDad1967: Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience a the Holiday Inn of Carteret. I am so very pleased to hear we provided you comfortable accommodations and the "best experience you ever had". It is our number one priority to make sure you were able to get a good nights rest to start your day....

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived late, the overnight staff was friendly and effiencient with check in. The room was a reasonable size. The bathrooms were slightly dirty, but still within reason for the level of hotel. We would stay here again, would recommend to friends, but not a client.

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NYCCR, Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Pedwatt: Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn for your overnight accommodations. I am pleased to hear your room was spacious and the staff was efficient. Please know I did share your other comments with my housekeepers reminding them how important it is to every customer that they be very diligent in their inspection process. We do take great...

Severn, Maryland
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This hotel is an excellent choice. Conveniently located, right off of the New Jersey Turnpike and near shopping, restaurants and NYC. The staff is great, they are very friendly and helpful. The rooms are quiet and clean and have a refrigerator and microwave in them. The beds and pillows are very comfortable.

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Joseph: Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret. I am pleased to hear you find our hotel an excellent choice, the staff is great and your room is quiet, clean and well equipped. It is very important to us that you are able to get a good nights rest...

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed here before my flight to Florida. Park and fly. The hotel was clean. The restaurant had good food. When we checked in, Amy was friendly and very accommodating. What a nice way to start our vacation! Thank you Amy!

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Katrina: Thank you so very much for taking the time to share your experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret, NJ. We are so very pleased to hear you found the hotel clean, your check in with Amy was very friendly and accommodating, and the restaurant provided you with a good meal. We do take great pride in our...

Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This is your basic Holiday Inn (clean, spacious rooms with free WiFi) strategically located close to Newark International Airport, Jersey City, and NYC. If you need a place to stay before your departing flight out of EWR, check out their Park and Fly rates for long term parking. Their airport shuttle takes only fifteen minutes to get to the departure...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Donna & Craig: Thank you so much for taking the time out of you day to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret, NJ. I am pleased to hear you found your overnight accommodations clean and spacious. We are centrally located of NJ Turnpike exit 12 within minutes of Newark Liberty Airport. Our Park & Fly...

Reviewed 20 February 2017

The staff was friendly and polite. They spent a good amount of time explaining the park and ride feature to us. The room was clean, serviceable, everything worked. Had a microwave, mini fridge/freezer combo. Full bath tub. There was also a small sitting area for you to relax in. A little sofa, coffee table and desk. It was a really...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Tasha: Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret, NJ. I was pleased to hear the staff was very friendly and took the time to explain how the Park & Fly program works, you found your room clean, everything in working order and you like the price of the Park...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I love staying here. I stay quite often for work. Very convenient location. Complimentary shuttle service is a plus. The staff here is very accommodating. Joann is always nice at the front desk and Kim always shares new information about IHG and its benefits and promotions. I love that! We would highly recommend this hotel!

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Cole00116: Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you found the location convenient and the staff very accommodating and informative. Yes, we do agree the complimentary shuttle is a plus! We do take great pride in our hotel and do value your feedback. Thank you for the 5 Stars and the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn of Carteret Rahway New Jersey is conveniently located at Exit 12 of the New Jersey Turnpike. Interior and exterior of hotel renovated in 2009. Relax, It s Holiday Inn , our full service interior corridor two story hotel offers: Julian s Steakhouse and Bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, on site meeting professionals to arrange your next conference or social event up to 300 guests, free high speed wireless Internet access in all meeting/guest rooms, full service business center, on site fitness room or walk our beautifully landscaped grounds and enjoy our heated outdoor swimming pool open 10am-9pm weather permitting from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Guest laundry and same day valet. Complimentary shuttle daily 8am-10pm to Newark Airport and to local companies within a 3 MI radius. Newark Liberty International Airport 7 MI, New York City 25 MI, Statue of Liberty Ellis Island 21 mi, Staten Island NY 5 MI, NJ Transit Bus to NYC 1 block from hotel and Rahway Train Station 3 MI. Stay with Someone You Know in our luxurious guest room, unwind and enjoy a restful night s sleep on our pillow top, triple sheeted mattress. With attractive décor and the comforts of home you will find a microwave, refrigerator, spacious work desk and many other amenities for your traveling pleasure. Check-in 3pm, Check-out 12noon Eastern Time Zone, Free well lit parking lot, uniformed security guard on duty overnight, no pets permitted, ADA accessible rooms ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway

Address: 1000 Roosevelt Ave, Exit #12 New Jersey Turnpike, Carteret, NJ 07008-1800
Region: United States > New Jersey > Carteret
Price Range: $124 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway 3*
Number of rooms: 117
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“Handicap accessible was WONDERFUL ...CLEAN...well appointed w/ Microwave & refrigerator.....couldn't ask for anything more !”
Joanie824, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There is no elevator to get to the second floor so ask for the first floor.”
J4615ENjosepha, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very slow WiFi, clean comfortable rooms”
919gerardc, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Tell the staff what you like and they will set you up. They know what I like and if my regular room is booked I always get a room I like.”
J4615ENjosepha, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor is better if you have a lot of stuff, since there isn't an elevator”
ericw824, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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