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"Clean room and bathroom. No bathtub, shower only w/nice corner foot rest to making shaving your legs easier. The bathroom door didn’t have a way to st ... " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 05 Jul 2021

Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near FivePoint Amphitheatre

In shopping district

Within 3 miles (5 km) of this Lake Forest hotel, you'll find FivePoint Amphitheatre and Irvine Spectrum Center. Orange County Great Park is within 9 miles (15 km) and University of California-Irvine is within 12 miles (20 km).

Renovated in 2019

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and conference space. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities.

Free WiFi, microwaves

Featuring conveniences like microwaves and coffee/tea makers, the 148 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include free local calls, hair dryers, and safes. Change of towels is available on request.

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$170* Per night/room Aug 29 - Aug 30

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (With Drinks-Snacks)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.2 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest

Everyone (1) Couples (2)
4 out of 5
Clean room and bathroom. No bathtub, shower only w/nice corner foot rest to making shaving your legs easier. The bathroom door didn’t have a way to stay open bc of the heaviness of it, which I thought was annoying.

Posted by on Jul 5, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 6, 2021 by Front Office Manager

Thank you for choosing Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum. We appreciate you taking the time and providing us with great feedback, rest assured the appropriate departments are being informed. We hope to see you again in the near future!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 23, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 24, 2020 by Front Desk Team

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how we are doing and we hope to see you again soon!

3 out of 5
Bathroom towels smelled like throw up and the room smelled like crayons. Overall it’s an alright spot to get some rest at.

Posted by , from Chicago on Aug 25, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 26, 2020 by Hilton Garden Inn Team

We are so sorry to hear of the condition of your room and understand that your room is your home away from home. We hope you will try us again in the future to see the improvements we are constantly making to ensure the best stay possible for our guests.

1 out of 5
When I called to locate the hotel I was told I had no reservations !

Posted by on Oct 21, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 4, 2019 by Tristan C. | Supervisor

We apologize for the inconvenience. We pride ourselves on the level of service we offer, but we're always striving to improve.

About the Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest

Location 23131 Lake Center Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92630

Property Features

Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest offers its guests an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 1200 square feet (111 square meters) and includes conference space. Multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and laundry facilities are also featured at the business-friendly Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest. Parking is available for a fee. A complete renovation of Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest was completed in October 2019. This 3.5-star Lake Forest hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 148 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 1200 sq ft of conference space
  • 111 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: John Wayne Airport (SNA) (16.2 km / 10.1 mi)
  • Train station: Irvine Transportation Center (5.4 km / 3.4 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest offers 148 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 48-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Lake Forest hotel provides complimentary 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. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Garden Grille & Bar - This restaurant serves breakfast only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Nearby Activities

An 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.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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 credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

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 credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Car not required
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines CleanStay (Hilton)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 13.95 for adults and USD 7 for children (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: USD 7.00 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn IRVINE
  • Holiday Inn IRVINE SOUTH/IRVINE SPECTRUM
  • Holiday Inn IRVINE SOUTH/IRVINE SPECTRUM Hotel
  • Holiday Inn IRVINE SOUTH/IRVINE SPECTRUM Hotel Lake Forest
  • Holiday Inn IRVINE SOUTH/IRVINE SPECTRUM Lake Forest
  • Holiday Inn IRVINE SPECTRUM
  • Holiday Inn SOUTH/IRVINE
  • Holiday Inn SPECTRUM IRVINE
  • IRVINE Holiday Inn
  • IRVINE SPECTRUM Holiday Inn
  • Inn Irvine Irvine Spectrum
  • Hilton Irvine Spectrum Forest
  • Holiday Inn Irvine South/Irvine Spectrum
  • Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest Hotel
  • Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest Lake Forest
  • Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest Hotel Lake Forest

You should know

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.