Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 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
1640 Research Park Dr, Davis, CA, 95616

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of California, Davis2 min walk
  • Popular LocationJohn Natsoulas Gallery12 min walk
  • Popular LocationPence Gallery16 min walk
  • AirportSacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.)25 min drive

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About this area


Located in Davis, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel is near a train station. Gable Mansion and Historic Woodland Train Depot are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Sacramento Zoo and Rocknasium. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Aggie Stadium or The Pavilion.

What's nearby

  • University of California, Davis - 2 min walk
  • Rocknasium - 11 min walk
  • John Natsoulas Gallery - 12 min walk
  • The Artery - 15 min walk
  • Pence Gallery - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Davis Station - 16 min walk
  • Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) - 25 min drive


  • Dutch Bros. Coffee — 9 min walk
  • Pluto's — 12 min walk
  • Thai Canteen — 13 min walk
  • Mikuni's — 13 min walk
  • Zen Toro Japanese Bistro — 13 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel

3-star hotel, walk to University of California, Davis
A 24-hour fitness center, a snack bar/deli, and a spa tub are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, a seasonal outdoor pool, and free use of bicycles. All 70 rooms provide conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find pillowtop beds, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Davis - University Area, an IHG Hotel offers 70 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Davis hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

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

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
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


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

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

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center


  • 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)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)


  • Digital channels
  • LED TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 2 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from November 1 to April 15:
  • Spa tub
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk


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 17 years old and younger 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, debit card, or cash deposit 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, JCB International, and Carte Blanche; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The hotel collects a $150.00 deposit for incidentals from all guests at the time of check in. It's refunded if there aren't any damages or incidental charges.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to October
Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Comfort Suites Davis
Comfort Suites UC
Comfort Suites UC Davis
Comfort Suites UC Hotel
Comfort Suites UC Hotel Davis
Davis Comfort Suites
Comfort Suites Uc Davis Hotel Davis
Holiday Inn Express Davis University Area Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Davis University Area
Holiday Inn Express Suites Davis University Area

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 385 out of 627 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 186 out of 627 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 627 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 627 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 627 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
No issues
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very comfortable stay. Clean and quiet. Nice breakfast. Pool and hot tub were enjoyable. Free easy parking
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very accommodating and helpful staff and manager
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

1/5 Terrible

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
What i didnt like was that Expedia did not reserve me a room like it said on line and thats after you charged paypal for another room your site said it was booking. I got no reservations your site eas not working correctly. Thank god the lady at Holliday INN had a vacancy. Wth Expedia?
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked the amenities in the room for our use, microwave, refrigerator, and Kuerig. I loved that it included hot breakfast and free bike use. We also took advantage of the jacuzzi abd free wifi.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021