We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Holiday Inn Express Oakdale

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Express Oakdale
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Holiday Inn Express Oakdale
See the most recent reviews
Showing 143: English reviews
Zurich, Switzerland
Level Contributor
177 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Another typical Holiday Inn Express. Nice clean rooms, good beds with lots of pillows, flatscreen TV, etc. Of course the breakfast is included as well. The pool area is also quite nice. However there is one negative point: The air conditioner has no temperature control, so it is either always on or always off.

Thank muhkuh77
Menlo Park, CA
Level Contributor
29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Like most reviewers, we stopped here the night before our backpacking trip in Yosemite so we could get an early start. The price was very reasonable. All the other reviewers have described the room very well. Our experience was that the room was clean and the beds were comfortable. We came in late at night and were checked in very... More 

Thank WhirldTraveler
Newtownards, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at a few Holiday Inn Express hotels in our two week holiday and this one was the least impressive! It's a little tired and there were insects in the bathroom. On arrival, at 7pm the receptionist was abrupt and unfriendly and so unwelcoming... So unlike the other hotels during our holiday! The breakfast is just ok, they... More 

Thank twinsel10
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear twinsel10, Thank you for choosing our property as your choice of stay during your recent travels to Oakdale. We value your time and take all feedback very seriously. With that being said, we are truly disappointed to hear that you found the level of service you received from our hotel staff to be below par and if you felt... More 

Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel is clean and good. The only thinking is breakfast is lacking variety food. No waffle and pancake was made by machine. But the kitchen staff is nice and friendly. There is nothing fancy in local restaurants you would like to visit.

Thank Loveandtrave1969
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear Loveandtrave1969, We are glad to hear that you found our hotel to be clean, our staff friendly and that you enjoyed your time at our property! Though we do not provide any waffles as this currently does not qualify as a brand standard breakfast item, we do in fact have a neat pancake machine you mentioned that tends to... More 

Pacific Grove, California
Level Contributor
23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

My husband and I stopped here on the spur of the moment as we were traveling from the Eastern Sierra to the Monterey Peninsula after our Yosemite vacation. We weren't expecting much, it's a chain hotel among numerous other chain hotels in Oakdale, but we were pleasantly surprised. The room was quiet and clean and spacious. The hotel looked new.... More 

1 Thank toughbutfair
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear toughbutfair, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Express in Oakdale as your spur of the moment travel destination after your Yosemite vacation! We are pleased to hear that you were impressed with our clean rooms and excellent service! It makes us proud knowing that our team took such great care of you throughout your stay. Though your room stayed... More 

Fountain Valley, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 July 2016

About to stay our 3rd time. Cleanliness is up to my allergy standards. Newest in town. Great service. Best reservations, Nicole had us on file and gave us our past rate as returnees. And will give us the quiet rooms we request. Last time we had a wing all to ourselves. Do call them. I have not been sorry. Location--after... More 

Thank happydot
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear happydot, Thank you for taking the time to provide our hotel with such positive feedback! We appreciate your continuous loyalty as well as giving us the honor of assisting you and your family during your travels here in Oakdale. We always do our best to ensure that all guests receive the rewarding experience they deserve, so with that being... More 

Mission Viejo, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 21 June 2016

On par with other HIE location we've stayed at with the added experience of all staff being welcoming and friendly. Clean and neat rooms, exercise facility, lobby and breakfast area, and common restroom.

Thank jeff j
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear Jeff J, Thank you for giving us the honor of serving you during your business trip here in Oakdale! Our staff would like to thank you for your kind comments regarding our welcoming and friendly service. We are pleased to hear that you found our rooms clean and that you enjoyed our property's many features throughout your stay. We... More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
110 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Great stop over /re charge before going on to Death Valley . Quite basic but with good additions like good pool, big beds, lay out/configuration like loo in bath room but wash in bedroom:-( Staff fantastic, very help full, suggested restaurant etc.

Thank Nick J
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear Nick J, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Express Oakdale as your stop over before continuing your journey to Death Valley! We are happy to be informed that you were pleased with our features such as our refreshing pool and comfortable beds. It makes us proud knowing that our staff provided you with such excellent service and great recommendations... More 

Cranbrook, Canada
Level Contributor
152 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We chose this place because we wanted to stay for a couple of nights and do Yosemite NP one of the days. On our day of arrival, it was time to laundry for the trip. Good room, clean, everything we needed. Only complaint is the old style A/C units with just the knob controls. Can't run the fan constantly so... More 

1 Thank Tom H
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear Tom H, Thank you for taking the time to leave our hotel a review regarding your recent stay at our property! We are happy to hear that you found our rooms clean and that you were able to get all your laundry done at our facility before continuing your trip to Yosemite National Park. In response to your comment... More 

San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I'm used to getting hotels in the $130-$200 range. This hotel was the top-rated hotel in this town tonight. It went for $111. It is a small town with many hotels, so I thought maybe it was a low price area. Unfortunately, what I found out is that it isn't a low price area; it just doesn't have good hotels,... More 

Thank Brad A
KThomas64, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oakdale, responded to this review

Dear Brad A, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Express during your recent travels here in Oakdale. Providing a rewarding stay for each and every guest of ours is incredibly important to us and something we take pride in, which is why hearing the news that our property fell short of your expectations is truly disappointing. On that note, we... More 

47 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (14)
Dining (1)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Room/Suite (3)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (33)
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Room/Suite (7)
Dining (3)
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Bathroom (2)
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Oakdale
0.9 km away
0.1 km away
Motel 6 Oakdale
Motel 6 Oakdale
#5 of 5 in Oakdale
51 reviews
21.6 km away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Modesto-Salida
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
20.0 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton Modesto
20.0 km away
21.9 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Modesto-Salida
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Settle into one of our cozy, comfortable guestrooms and discover spacious convenience in the heart of California's Gold Country. Each stylish accommodation at our Bed & Breakfast style hotel features contemporary amenities, efficient work space, and a relaxing atmosphere to unwind. The Holiday Inn Express Oakdale offers a wide selection of rooms, including rooms with two queen-size beds or one king - size bed, and meeting facilities. Accommodation choices include: Jacuzzi rooms, and non-smoking rooms. Free high-speed internet access. Each guestroom features: refrigerator, microwave, coffee-maker, hair dryer, vanity mirror, iron/ironing board and electronic door locks. We also have wheel chair accessable rooms. Safe Deposit Boxes available. All rooms feature large-flat screen TV and free expanded cable. Rooms are fully equipped with large work desk, modem connection, digital voice mail, and alarm-clock radio. Our meeting room is complete with: audio and video equipment - VCR, TV, Screen and easel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Oakdale

Address: 828 East F St, Oakdale, CA 95361
Region: United States > California > Oakdale
Price Range: $155 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Oakdale 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Expedia, IHG, Priceline, Odigeo and Travelocity so you can book your Holiday Inn Express Oakdale reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Oakdale Hotel Oakdale
Holiday Inn Oakdale
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Holiday Inn Express Oakdale staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
England, United Kingdom
4 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Holiday Inn Express Oakdale staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All areas are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles bestsales123, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not in the ground level”
 of 5 bubbles Trips042013, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The Front Desk is very Helpful”
 of 5 bubbles nnellen, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for second floor away from the highway for privacy and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles SylviaO755, 30 Mar 2014 | Read review
“105 its a little bigger”
 of 5 bubbles RogerF606, 25 Dec 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay