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Holiday Inn Express Berkeley

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley! We are located on University Avenue within walking distance of Downtown Berkeley and 1.7 Miles from Central UC Berkeley Campus. Enjoy performances & concerts at the Berkeley Greek Theater. Visit the Lawrence Hall of Science Center including the Idea Lab, NanoZone, and Real Astronomy Experience. Golden Gate Fields is where the Bay comes to play, offering live thoroughbred horse racing in a spectacular setting, just 2 short miles away. The University of California Botanical Garden features over 12,000 different kinds of plants from around the world on 34 acres. If you love chocolate as much as we do, don t miss touring Scharffen Berger Chocolate Makers, producers of the highest quality chocolate using vintage European equipment right here in Berkeley. For history buffs, don t miss the USS Hornet in Alameda. It s a one-of-a-kind experience you won t want to miss! Catch a Cal Golden Bears Game at Memorial Stadium. We are the most comfortable and convenient hotel headquarters to catch all the action! When it's time to relax, return to your spacious room at the Holiday Inn Express Berkeley Hotel. Stay in touch while away from home with our complimentary high-speed Internet service. We also offer complimentary hot breakfast and free on-site parking. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 89 out of 100
86Restaurantswithin 1 km
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01/18/19 at 9pm. The front desk agent this evening whom didnt give me his name nor have a name tag on was completely horrible. When asked for the name and information of the manager, he refused and said he was the manager which I knew was false. When asked for his supervisor's
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This HIE is clean and appears recently renovated. It's less expensive than many hotels in the area and likely a better value. A pleasant surprise. Rupesh at the front desk was very friendly and professional. I enjoyed the stay.
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I am very torn about saying anything negative about this hotel, because there are so many great things to say about it. It's in kind of a dodgy neighborhood, on a major street, but then again, it is also outside to the hustle bustle of downtown Berkeley, which is just plain
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Not quite worth the money. The carpet seam was completely worn out with the edge of the carpet sticking up. The wall had been repainted with non-matching paint leaving a bad looking wall. The elevator was very slow at times. The breakfast was pretty good and the location was
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Response from HolidayInnBerkeley, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Berkeley
Responded 1 Nov 2018
Thank you for the comments you took the time to submit regarding your recent stay with us. While we realize that we are unable to make everyone happy, we would like for you to know that we have taken your comments to heart and have reviewed all that you have stated. Thank you again for taking the time to post your comments! We truly appreciate it!
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I was up in the bay area for a reunion, but I wanted to meet up with a former student who is now attending UC Berkeley. Looking for a place to stay, HIE came up and was centrally located. Friendly greeting when I entered. I was given a quiet room on the third floor away from
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I am not sure about someone that does laundry on site, but, I thought I read they have a laundry/dry cleaning pick up service.
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Accessible for visually impaired?
Yes I would say so, many First Floor Large Rooms. The whole area has nearby eating. But this place is great.
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Is there a pool?
No, just a fitness center.
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are there stand alopne showers or only a bathtub?
The rooms have bathtubs with shower head above them
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"towards the back of the hotel."
"End of the hallway away from only elevator"
"Some ice machines, next to elevators, are kind of noisy, so if this will bother you, ask for a room away from the elevator."
"Get a room that faces east, on the north side (if don't need to be near elevator)"
"The have a nice suite with 2 rooms on the ground floor great for 2 business people"
US$164 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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