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Holiday Inn Express El Centro

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350 Smoketree Dr, El Centro, CA 92243-4557 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This HIExpress is in the top echelon of this chain. It is beautifully decorated, especially the lighting. It is one of few I have seen with balconies and patios. Our room was spacious and as platinum members, we were warmly greeted by the staff. Breakfast...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I stayed here solo for just one night on a long roadtrip. I booked for points because it was only 10k, which is a great deal. Being in El Centro I definitely wasn't expecting much, but I had a great stay. The lobby, breakfast area,...More

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Response from CalistaF, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express El CentroResponded 8 May 2018

Dear frank3355: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Holiday Inn Express. The cinnamon rolls are absolutely a fan favorite, and I am sorry that we dropped the ball here. I am pleased to know that every other aspect of your stay...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

First time visit here & we would definitely come back. Everyone was friendly & accommodating. We enjoyed the hot breakfast bar the next morning along with the newspaper. We went to the sand dunes that day & we went back the next day so the...More

Thank Linda F
Response from CalistaF, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express El CentroResponded 2 March 2018

Dear Linda F: Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! I am so pleased to know that you enjoyed your time at our Holiday Inn Express and found our staff to be friendly. As service is the only "product" we sell, we...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

I have traveled to El Centro over the last six years for business and pleasure and at the Holiday Inn Express El Centro the staff are always friendly and helpful. It is central for my business needs and quiet.More

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Response from CalistaF, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express El CentroResponded 2 March 2018

Dear carlp757: Thank you so much for sharing this review! It is always a pleasure to welcome you back to the hotel, and I am so happy to know that you continue to enjoy your stays with us. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Had one of the best experiences here at the Holiday Inn, me and my boyfriend are in town for The Lights Festival and Robert at the front desk made everything effortlessly welcoming :) Definitely coming back again! And we live four hours away! Thank you...More

Thank Janette S
Response from CalistaF, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express El CentroResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Janette S: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Holiday Inn. I am so pleased to know that you enjoyed your time at our hotel, and the Lights Festival! Robert is absolutely an asset to our team, and I look forward...More

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Welcome to your best option for service, comfort, and value in the Southern California desert. Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in El Centro offers 100 beautifully appointed, all non-smoking rooms and ...More minisuites with a variety of features and amenities available to ensure that your travel needs are well taken care of. Be sure to start your day off right with our Express Start breakfast; we also have conference and banquet rooms available for your event or business needs. All rooms come equipped with free high speed Internet access, in-room fridge and microwaves, irons, ironing boards, hairdryers and in-room coffee services. Pay per view movies and games are available as well. Pamper yourself in one of our Jacuzzi or balcony suites. We are centrally located in El Centro and within minutes of many recreational activities including golfing, fishing, birdwatching, bowling, museums, shopping and fine dining. El Centro Regional Medical Center and Centinela State Prison are located nearby. The Imperial Valley is famous for seasonal activities such as the Cattle Call Rodeo, the Midwinter Fair and Fiestaand the Blue Angels Air Show, held annually at the nearby Naval Air Facility.Be sure to check out the Imperial Valley Sand Dunesor Glamis, where scenes from your favorite movies have been filmed. Also experience the unique culture south of the border in Mexicali, Mexico, which is known for its shopping and dining. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$105 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express El Centro Hotel El Centro
,
Holiday Inn El Centro
,
El Centro Holiday Inn
Location
United States > California > California Desert > El Centro
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$105 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express El Centro Hotel El Centro
,
Holiday Inn El Centro
,
El Centro Holiday Inn
Location
United States > California > California Desert > El Centro
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Dining (32)
Pool & Beach (21)
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"The 3rd floor has no one above, but i have never had an issue with hearing any noise. Unfortunately, there..."
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"Please see my review about the room with the hot tub, in the upgraded room. If your handicap, be careful."
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"Next time an upper floor for a view"
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"Great place to eat Mexican food is Antojitos Como en Casa at 425 Desert Gardens right down the street."
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