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Miami, Florida
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

Comfortable bed, OK breakfast, nice shower, ideal for people who will not spend a lot of time on the room. Affordable option to visit San Francisco area, 20 minutes away from downtown. Parking available and easy to find (close to highway) Downside: not very friendly staff.

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

Dear JuMarques, Thank you for taking the time to post feredback from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. I am glad to read that you felt the hotel was a "fair value". I am sorry that you did not encounter a friendly front desk and I will be sure to share your comments with the team.... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Typical Holiday Inn express,rooms not fancy but adequate and very clean,on site parking,quiet location even though main road is very close,buffet breakfast room,gets crowded so eat early or after 9am,security into motel good,short drive to ferry terminal,but parking a terminal was a problem,get an early start or you will miss out on parking space at terminal.Very good Italian restuarant right... More 

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1 Thank R0ck07
Jeffery D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley San Francisco Area, responded to this review

Dear R0ch07, Thank you for your feedback from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We do take all guest feedback to heart. We are glad you found the location and surrounding area to your satisfaction. Thank you for your comments and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Joann at the front desk take care of my clients when they are in town. Marlene and Joann found a perfect room tonight. They are really try to make people happy. Free bike rental at hotel. Just a short drive to Sausalito.. Cute town. Lots of shops & restaurants.

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

Dear Maggie H. Thank you por taking the time to post your positive hotel experience from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We do our best to try to make every guest stay a memorable one. We are glad that Joanne and Marlene took such great care of you. We are very lucky to have them... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We travel each Labor Day weekend to attend the Sausalito Art Festival. As artists, budget is a huge consideration. In an effort to save money, we've tried many budget hotels in Mill Valley and Corte Madera. They were all disgusting so we decided to pay a little more for the Holiday Inn Express. Great decision!!! Pet friendly, and recently upgraded,... More 

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

Dear Sharon H, Thank you for taking the time to post your experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad you decided to give us a try and found that we were a value, even with a higher price than our competitors. Thank you again for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

San Francisco
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251 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Location, location, location. Yes, it is fun to stay in the City - and, it can be crowded, noisy and parking is astronomical. A quick trip over the Golden Gate Bridge to Mill Valley - the Holiday Inn is a very nice hotel in a terrific location - superb little breakfast is included, walking and biking trails are out the... More 

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

Dear Page L, Thank you for taking the time to post you review on Trip Advisor from your recent visit to the Mill Valley Holiday Inn. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast and location of the hotel, a mere 7 miles north of San Francisco. thank you for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

Texas
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97 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Downtown was booked, due to a convention. So we had to stay outside of town. This place was a surprise. The view is gorgeous! Bike & walking trails all around. Free bike rental at hotel. Just a short drive to Sausalito.. Cute town. Lots of shops & restaurants. Ferry to SF. Lots of great things to see, close by. Used... More 

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

Dear TexasTravelChic, Thank you for sharing your recent hotel experience at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. Being only 7 miles form the Golden Gate Bridge we are glad you found the hotel a value relative to other hotels in San Francisco. I am happy you got to use the complimentary adult bikes as we are surrounded by great trails... More 

Portland, Maine
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014

We initially chose this hotel for its proximity to walking/running trails for our morning workouts. But we keep coming back because of the exemplary customer service! From check-in with Joanne or other warm, very helpful, very professional staff at the front desk, to the cleanliness of the rooms, to the variety of choices at the provided breakfast brunch, to the... More 

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

Dear Oceansiders 1972, Thank you for posting your recent hotel stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad to read that you enjoyed the hotel location and its proximity to Muir Woods, Stinson Beach and Sausalito. I will be sure to share with Joanne your comments and we are truly lucky to have her in our employ.... More 

Camas,Wa
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14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Friendly staff, older facility but nice features, like fire pit, outdoor seating for breakfast. Enjoyed our private little patio off the back door. Very private even though by pool since there is a fence around pool area. Didn't have the opportunity to use the free bikes on the path right next to the hotel. Pleasant surprise for a Holiday Inn... More 

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

Dear FemPrairte, Thank you for letting us know about your recent visit to the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We do take all guest comments to heart. We are glad you enjoyed the hotel and the next time I hope you can take advantage of the complimentary bike rentals we offer at the hotel. Thank you again for your business... More 

Pittsburgh, PA USA
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38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

My wife & I recently spent several nights at the Holiday Inn Express in Mill Valley. I was initially concerned that we'd be too far away from the city, but found that wasn't the case. Mill Valley is not far from the opposite side of the Golden Gate Bridge, and offers great views and other sights. This side of the... More 

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

Dear lippelj, Thank you for taking the time to post your hotel experience from your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley. We are glad you enjoyed the hotel location and the value we provide vs. the higher room rates in San Francisco. Thank you agin for your business and we do hope to see you again soon! More 

Whitman, Mass
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90 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We used points for this 4 day stay, and I wasn't expecting much- I was blown away by this hotel. The staff was awesome, the hotel was great. I assume this was a different brand and Holiday Inn bought it- it isn't a typical Holiday Inn. Every room has a porch or a balcony (2 floors- but no elevators, in... More 

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

Dear Snoopydoo, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of the Holiday Inn Express Mill Valley on Trip Advisor. We do take all guest comments to heart and try to make every guest experience a memorable one. I am glad to read that Mike and the entire service team took such great care of you. I will... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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: $209 - $319 (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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“All have partially blocked 'balconies or enclosed porches) which mitigate noise and provide privacy.”
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