Marriott Visalia at the Convention Center
300 South Court Street, Visalia, CA 93291
One of the limited number of full service hotels in Visalia, the Marriott has recently undergone an expensive renovation, modernizing its 195 spacious guest rooms and all the public areas, which include a bar, restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch and dinner), fitness center, pool/hot tub, business center and 19 meeting rooms (over 110,000 sq ft of event space) - in the adjacent Visalia Conference Center. Room service is available, and the staff are friendly and efficient. The hotel has a central location in Visalia one block from Highway 198 which reaches Sequoia National Park 34 miles east.
Residence Inn Visalia Downtown
205 N Plaza Drive, Visalia, CA 93291
Open late 2018, the Residence Inn by Marriott is an all-suite/extended stay hotel of four floors and 95 rooms, available in two bedroom, one bedroom and studio configurations; all include a full kitchen. The hotel has a semi-rural location along Plaza Drive, just north of the Hwy 198 intersection, five miles west of the city center. There are several restaurants in the vicinity. Weekday evening receptions, daily hot breakfast, wi-fi and grocery deliveries are complimentary. The usual leisure, business and meetings facilities are available.
Hampton Inn Visalia
4747 W Noble Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277
Hilton's one representative in Visalia is the Hampton Inn, an 88 room property on the south side of Hwy 198, within walking distance of shopping and dining. Visalia Convention Center is 3.2 miles east. Palm trees at the front help shield the four floor building from the highway, though most rooms face away from the main road; some overlook the sheltered outdoor pool to the south. Free hot breakfast is served each morning, supplied in a carry-out version for guests in a hurry (Mon-Fri). An 840 sq ft meeting room can hold events of up to 40 people. Also available are a fitness center, business center and laundry.
Holiday Inn Express Visalia
5625 W Cypress Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277
The newest hotel in Visalia is the 91 room/suite Holiday Inn Express (open spring 2017), situated in a quiet neighborhood at the west edge of the city, overlooking open fields to one side - at the Akers Street exit of Hwy 198, set back a little from the freeway. At least five restaurants are within one block, plus a few small shops, and Visalia Adventure Park. The hotel provides good quality free breakfast buffet, and has the other expected amenities of a pool (outdoor), hot tub, fitness center and business center.
Best Western Visalia Hotel
9300 W Airport Drive, Visalia, CA 93277
Best Western Visalia is situated several miles west of town alongside highway 99 at the junction with Hwy 198, between Visalia Airport and the Valley Oaks Golf Course, in a generally rural neighborhood. The rooms are east or west-facing, on three floors, and all have a refrigerator, microwave and free wi-fi. Complimentary full breakfast is available; for lunch and dinner there is one restaurant adjacent, and others starting a mile east. For recreation, the hotel offers an outdoor pool, sauna and fitness center.
Fairfield Inn Visalia
140 South Akers Street, Visalia, CA 93291
Visalia's 63 room Fairfield Inn by Marriott provides clean, good quality lodging at reasonable rates. The hotel sits in the middle of a small area of fast food restaurants (including Denny's) next to the Akers Street exit of Highway 198, close to the west edge of Visalia - 3 miles from the town center and 54 miles from Giant Forest Village
in Sequoia National Park. Complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning; the other two main amenities are a heated indoor pool and hot tub.
Comfort Suites Visalia Convention Center
210 E Acequia Avenue, Visalia, CA 93291
Comfort Suites Visalia is a four floor, 72 room (all suite) property with a central location on the corner Church Street and Acequia Avenue, 2 blocks north of the main road through town, CA 198. There are many restaurants, bars and shops nearby, within walking distance, and just opposite is the Visalia Convention Center. Recipient of the Choice Hotels Platinum Award (the highest available) for good housekeeping and customer service, the inn has a range of facilities including free deluxe continental breakfast, a fitness center, outdoor whirlpool/hot tub, guest laundry, and rooms with microwave & refrigerator.
Econo Lodge Sequoia Area
1400 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia, CA 93277
Unlike most Visalia hotels the Econo Lodge is located not along Hwy 198 but instead on Mooney Boulevard to the south - the end of Hwy 63 from Tulare. College of the Sierras is two blocks north, and Vans Mall half a mile south. The exterior corridor motel has a secluded outdoor pool at the rear, out of sight of the access road, and a good sized parking lot all around, which is entered through a low-height covered driveway. Rooms contain a refrigerator, coffee maker and hair dryer. Local calls, wi-fi and continental breakfast are complimentary.
Super 8 Visalia
4801 W Noble Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277
Hwy 198 runs right past Super 8 Visalia, providing quick travel between Hwy 99, the city center and the Sierra Nevada to the east - the Foothills entrance to Sequoia National Park
is 37 miles away. The motel offers 39 rooms, contained within two exterior corridor blocks at either side of the rather small parking lot, which has an outdoor pool tucked away in one tree-lined corner. Complimentary amenities are wi-fi and continental breakfast; a business center and guest laundry are also available. All rooms contain a microwave and refrigerator.
Motel 6 Visalia
4645 W Noble Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277
All the basic but comfortable guest rooms at Motel 6 Visalia face north, looking across the parking lot (which has plenty of large vehicle space), tree-lined garden and outdoor pool, to the twin carriageways of Hwy 198 just beyond. This location is towards the west edge of the city, 3.5 miles from the Hwy 99 junction and 37 miles from the entrance to Sequoia National Park
. Other amenities are a little above average for this budget-priced chain, comprising free wi-fi, a business center, coin-operated laundry, a microwave/refrigerator in each room and a small dining area where freshly brewed coffee is served.