This hotel is situated among restaurants and shopping, including a Costco and a Home Depot. Located on a major thoroughfare within a 4-minute drive of Highway 41, this property is well suited for guests looking to explore the area by car.
This property is 100% smoke free and all rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a microwave, a mini-fridge, an iron and ironing board, a coffeemaker, cable TV and individual climate control. Rooms are furnished with one king bed or two double beds. Suites provide more spacious accommodations and are also equipped with a sofabed. Select suites also include a jetted tub.
Free parking is available on site and pets are not permitted. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available.
A free breakfast is served daily from 5 am to 9 am. This hotel does not have an on-site restaurant, but The Colorado Grill is located next door, and there are several restaurants within a 10-minute walk of the hotel.
Other on-site amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub, a sundeck, a fitness centre, guest laundry facilities, dry cleaning service, free newspapers and a business centre with copy and fax services.
Guests may want to note that this property is undergoing renovations, which are scheduled to be completed in summer 2013.
Boomers!, which features go-karts, mini-golf, bumper boats and video games, is an 8-minute walk away. California State University is 11 minutes away by car, while the Save Mart Center at Fresno State is a 12-minute drive away. The Fresno Chaffee Zoo is 16 minutes away by car, while the Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) is a 17-minute drive away.
Wild Water Adventure Park is 28 minutes away by car, while the Table Mountain Casino is a 25-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified by a front desk agent on May 30, 2013: The free breakfast served daily 5 am to 9 am. Renovations to be completed summer 2013.
There were some mixed reviews for this hotel, among the reviews used for this analysis. However, many guests agreed that the staff were friendly, accommodating and helpful. One reviewer thought that the customer service was amazing.
Several guests found their rooms generally comfortable, while several other reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the city and accessing shopping, restaurants and highways.
A couple of reviewers enjoyed the indoor pool, while a couple of other guests thought that the room rates were reasonable.
Several guests appreciated the free breakfast, however, some other reviewers thought that the breakfast could be improved (see below for more details).
Among the reviews sourced for this editorial, there were a few concerns about the condition of the guest rooms. A couple of guests noted cleanliness inconsistencies, while a couple of other reviewers thought that the carpeting, linens and furniture appeared old and in need of upgrades. However, a couple of guests who stayed at this property in March and April 2013 said that their rooms, and the property in general, were undergoing renovations. Renovations are scheduled to be completed in the summer of 2013.
A couple of reviewers complained about hearing traffic noise in their rooms, while a couple of other guests thought that this hotel offered poor value for the money they spent.
While some guests appreciated the free breakfast, a few reviewers thought that the selection and food quality was poor.
ranked this hotel #7 out of 66 hotels in Fresno, with an average score of 4.5 out of 5, from 43 reviews.
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.5 out of 5, with 87% of 39 guests recommending the property.
The author called the hotel on May 30, 2013 to verify some information.