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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was there last week for one night (only a few hours) because United cancelled my flight to Montreal. The driver of the Hotel Shuttle Jimmy was very nice, friendly and helpful and the girl on the Reception Desk LaLa was also very nice and did the best they could for me. The Room was very good and clean

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Tim S. Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret, NJ. I am sorry for your unfortunate delay with your flight, but I am pleased to hear we did provide you with clean, friendly and helpful service. My staff takes great pride in our hotel and customer service. It is...

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Why an excellent review of a run of the mill Holiday Inn in New Jersey? It's because the staff had their act together. My wife and I had a connection in Newark on flight from Salt Lake City to Richmond. United decided that because of weather, Newark was as far as they were going to take us so they put...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Ricohet_Rabbit_11: Thank you so very much for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret, NJ. I am very pleased to hear that my staff went above and beyond in anticipating your needs in order to make your stay a great one one due to your unfortunate delay with United. We take great...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were put up at this hotel courtesy of our airline after their 3 hour delay caused us to miss our connecting flight. The hotel was just average Holiday Inn, but the staff were fantastic in their handling of 15 weary and frustrated travellers late in the evening. We arrived after 10:00 pm, just as the restaurant was closing for...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016

This once gem of a hotel has quietly slipped and is definitely a shadow of it's former self. Under old management, place was quiet, extra clean and had a personal touch that was refreshing. Not now.Phone in room was disconnected. Lamp and coffee maker not plugged in etc. Upon arrival, the desk clerk attempted to bribe me with 20,000 points...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Gerard C : Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience. I am sorry to hear that you recently did not have a great experience as you have in the past. Rest assured that these issues will be looked into. We take great pride in our hotel and we do value your comments and welcome the...

Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Great offer and rates on an over night and shuttle to the air port..It's great to be able to get a good night sleep on those early morning flights and not to worry about were you are going to park your car..Excellent service that you offer at and excellent price. I will stay and go again and have let all...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Doug1025: Thank you so very much for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn of Carteret. I am pleased to hear the Park and fly package was able to make your traveling less stressful. Getting a good nights sleep is very important to us as well and it was nice to hear that you were able to leave...

Princeton, NJ
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Our room was clean and recently redecorated. The fact that the hotel offers free parking for up to ten days and has a shuttle to Newark Airport sold us on the deal. Everything went well, the shuttle took about ten minutes to get to the airport, and upon our return we waited only about twenty minutes for pick-up and return...

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear TonyD: Thank you so very much for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn of Carteret. I am so pleased you found your accommodations clean the staff was very friendly and overall you experienced a great stay with us. Our Park and fly package to and from Newark Liberty Airport is very affordable and convenient. We are happy...

Reviewed 21 November 2016

The staff at the desk went out of there way to help me get into my room early and directed me to places for dinner. The morning check out woman even offered and then made sure I had a final bill showing the exact charge with tax and that nothing addition was charged on my card. Many hotels now if...

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Plainfield, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I spent four nights at this hotel while touring NYC with a group. I was in charge of the group, and ran into several difficulties when we reached New Jersey through no fault of the hotel. I had to make several requests of the hotel staff to suit the needs of the group. The staff was helpful on all matters....

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 October 2016

the staff went overboard to enjoy my unexpected time in Newark/New York and brought me and my son personally to the train. The room was very appropriate. We arrived around midnight with their shuttle from Newark airport.

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Holiday Inn of Carteret. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and our complimentary shuttle was able to provide you with convenient transportation to and from the train and airport. We do take great pride in our hotel and I am...

Carteret, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I work in this area and live in CT. The room is great the staff goes out of their way to please their guest. I feel safe and conformable there. I eat breakfast at the restaurant and they make a very good breakfast, Steve the main cook is awesome.

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NYCCR, General Manager at Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway, responded to this review

Dear Joseph A. Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. We appreciate your loyalty as an IHG rewards Spire Membership. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and my staff goes out of their way to make your stay comfortable and safe. Great to hear you are able to get a good start...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn of Carteret Rahway New Jersey is conveniently located at Exit 12 of the New Jersey Turnpike. Interior and exterior of hotel renovated in 2009. Relax, It s Holiday Inn , our full service interior corridor two story hotel offers: Julian s Steakhouse and Bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, on site meeting professionals to arrange your next conference or social event up to 300 guests, free high speed wireless Internet access in all meeting/guest rooms, full service business center, on site fitness room or walk our beautifully landscaped grounds and enjoy our heated outdoor swimming pool open 10am-9pm weather permitting from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Guest laundry and same day valet. Complimentary shuttle daily 8am-10pm to Newark Airport and to local companies within a 3 MI radius. Newark Liberty International Airport 7 MI, New York City 25 MI, Statue of Liberty Ellis Island 21 mi, Staten Island NY 5 MI, NJ Transit Bus to NYC 1 block from hotel and Rahway Train Station 3 MI. Stay with Someone You Know in our luxurious guest room, unwind and enjoy a restful night s sleep on our pillow top, triple sheeted mattress. With attractive décor and the comforts of home you will find a microwave, refrigerator, spacious work desk and many other amenities for your traveling pleasure. Check-in 3pm, Check-out 12noon Eastern Time Zone, Free well lit parking lot, uniformed security guard on duty overnight, no pets permitted, ADA accessible rooms ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway

Address: 1000 Roosevelt Ave, Exit #12 New Jersey Turnpike, Carteret, NJ 07008-1800
Region: United States > New Jersey > Carteret
Price Range: $128 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Carteret - Rahway 3*
Number of rooms: 117
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“Very slow WiFi, clean comfortable rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 919gerardc, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Tell the staff what you like and they will set you up. They know what I like and if my regular room is booked I always get a room I like.”
 of 5 bubbles J4615ENjosepha, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor is better if you have a lot of stuff, since there isn't an elevator”
 of 5 bubbles ericw824, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“first floor if you have a lot of luggage! No elevator :(”
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“Book on first floor. No elevators”
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