Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor Spa Tub
Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
20768 Lake Forest Drive, Lake Forest, CA, 92630

Explore the area

  • AirportOrange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne)21 min drive
  • Popular LocationCrystal Cove State Park29 min drive
  • Popular LocationFashion Island31 min drive
  • Popular LocationVictoria Beach37 min drive

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About this area

Lake Forest

Located in Lake Forest, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel is in the suburbs and in a regional park. Arden-Modjeska Historic Site and Mission San Juan Capistrano are local landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Foothill Ranch Towne Centre and Laguna Hills Mall. Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club and Marguerite Aquatic Complex are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Etnies Skate Park of Lake Forest - 19 min walk
  • Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club - 19 min walk
  • Crystal Cove State Park - 29 min drive
  • Fashion Island - 31 min drive
  • Victoria Beach - 37 min drive

Getting around

  • Irvine Transportation Center - 8 min drive
  • John Wayne Airport (SNA) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Empanada Man Pizzeria — 3 min walk
  • Wienerschnitzel — 4 min walk
  • Pho Majestic — 3 min drive
  • Miguel's — 3 min drive
  • Bagels and Brew — 3 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel

Suburban hotel with free breakfast and outdoor pool
This hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, dry cleaning, and a 24-hour front desk. All 60 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LED TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like sitting areas and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel offers 60 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. 49-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Conference space (555 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Prominence Hotel
Prominence Hotel Lake Forest
Prominence Lake Forest
Holiday Inn Express Suites Lake Forest
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel Hotel

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 136 out of 236 reviews
5 - Excellent 58%
Rating 4 - Good. 58 out of 236 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 236 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 11 out of 236 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 236 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a nice clean comfortable hotel with a Starbucks nearby It was much less than most of the other hotels in the area but still very nice
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved that it is not close to the freeway and so it was very quiet.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I like everything
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, modern rooms. Minimal provisions-- had to request facial tissue and extra bar of soap, for example.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The area is great. Overall property is clean. Staff friendly and helpful. The pool small (pictures looks bigger) but the Spa outside still not working, saw another review in May ‘21 said not working thought it would have been fixed by now.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021