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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

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Rome, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being shocked at the rate, I was even more concerned nearing the hotel. It appeared kind of old and on the edge of an iffy area. But from check in to check out the hotel facility and personnel were so pleasant. Tiny parking areas. If you're in something larger than an SUV or standard pickup beware. You may need...

Thank Tyson R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Erika was great getting us signed in! Enjoyed the people and stay! We always stay at holiday inn express on all our trips because we have a great experience with the staff and cleanliness. Easy to get to, great breakfast as always. We will be back.

Thank Paul Kellie T
Aurora, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a recently remodeled hotel. The hotel was comfortable and the breakfast was great with a lot of different options. With the breakfast and parking included, the rate was great. Only negative I have to share is that the hotel is a little difficult to get in and out of. Only right turn out of the hotel and have...

Thank Danielle P
Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is small, nice and quiet hotel. the rooms are comfortable. there are a lot of parking space for the car. I liked this hotel very much. There was free Wi-Fi and good breakfast. I recommend it for buisness and pleasure.

Thank Alina S
Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have traveled mostly for business but came this time for a personal trip, to see my grandson's graduation at the MCRD.. I requested this hotel after reading many reviews of hotels in the area. Having traveled mostly for business I am accustomed to staying at nice hotels. I was very impressed by the staff and the quality of service...

Thank terri82258
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a room online, specifically requesting a crib for our 22 month old daughter. On arrival, there was no crib in the room. When we went to reception to ask about it, they flat out denied we had requested a crib then pretty much said sorting out somewhere for our daughter to sleep was our problem. Customer service was...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Neil G, Thank You for taking the time out to provide us with your feedback. We strive to accommodate every request and can understand your dissatisfaction towards the service you have received. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience you had, especially with your request to have a crib in the room not being granted. Rest assured your feedback...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The front desk staff were friendly, informative and quickly checked us in and out. Room was clean, breakfast offered hot and cold options, and the HIE was centrally located. The original Rubio's Fish Taco is within walking distance. I would defo book again.

Thank tinedai
Gdansk, Poland
Reviewed 20 February 2017

It is a really good and comfortable hotel with nice staff. I think this hotel can have 4*. We (my boyfiend and I) spent there 2 nights and we are very happy that we chose this hotel. We had a huge room with everything you need: microwaves, fridge, desk to work, iron ... Price included delicious breakfast and free parking...

Thank dominika20172017
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The hotel is not a ritz Carlton or the embassy suites but upon arriving one is greeted by luscious palm trees and a beachy tropical facade. The hotel is clean and upkept. The true gem here is the staff, from the moment we arrived we were greeted by Yadi and Maria with a great happy attitude and cheerful disposition. They...

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Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I've stayed in dozens of Holiday Inn Express motels and never have I seen a room as small as the standard rooms here. OK property - just don't expect any space! This was not built as a Holiday Inn Express and should not have become one.

Thank kjkupiec

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

Address: 4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: ₹ 7,953 - ₹ 15,841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area Hotel San Diego
Comfort Inn San Diego
San Diego Comfort Inn
San Diego Days Inn
Days Inn Mission Bay
Days Inn San Diego
San Diego Day Inn Mission Bay
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“Rooms with king bed are very big. We had room number 337 - it was huge and comfortable room.”
 of 5 bubbles dominika20172017, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try on getting one away from the street”
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 of 5 bubbles tepo80, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“back side because of traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles BettyL353, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Limited breakfast choices for vegetarians”
 of 5 bubbles Kaashee, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles handymantulsa, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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