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    Cardiff by the Sea Lodge

    142 Chesterfield Dr, Cardiff, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CA 92007-1922
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    Overview
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    “fire pit” (42 reviews)
    “hot tub” (12 reviews)
    “roof top” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Rooftop Terrace
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    Reviewed 29 November 2015

    Our family of four adults just spent two days at this sweet, welcoming, and well appointed inn. The amenities are all there, everything was top notch. The staff is so much like a family — they make you feel at home. The upstairs roof garden...More

    Thank Flubba
    Response from CardiffLodge, General Manager at Cardiff by the Sea LodgeResponded 30 November 2015

    Thank you for your positive review Flubba. I am happy that we were able to give you and your family a wonderful stay and a personal touch from Tracy. We look forward to your visit in the future and promise to do everything we can...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2015

    We stayed here based on a recommendation from my sister who is a local. What a find. Almost half the price of nearby chains and so much better. Full of charm and nice employees. And the views are amazing. We had ocean views in our...More

    Thank travlnjonz
    Response from CardiffLodge, General Manager at Cardiff by the Sea LodgeResponded 22 November 2015

    Thank you for the great review travlnjonz. I also appreciate the great comments about our friendly staff and location. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Johnson Menezes

    Reviewed 20 November 2015

    I stayed twice here in the Country pine room, in the most comfortable hotel bed I ever had. The room was clean and I could sit in the bay window and see the ocean. But, my favorite part is the rooftop garden, with a gorgeous...More

    Thank Sandy M
    Response from CardiffLodge, General Manager at Cardiff by the Sea LodgeResponded 22 November 2015

    Thank you Sandy M for recognizing that we are a clean, comfortable and charming hotel. We take great pride in our efforts to make a guest feel at home. Like you, we truly value cleanliness and comfortability. We are happy that you enjoyed our roof...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

    Everything was amazing from start to finish! Amazing location, views, cozy rooms but the best was the amazing staff! Johnson was so wonderful and helpful and made the trip above and beyond anything we could have expected! Thanks so much! The views are spectacular and...More

    2  Thank Deanna J
    Response from CardiffLodge, General Manager at Cardiff by the Sea LodgeResponded 18 November 2015

    Thanks Deanna J for such a great review. I really appreciate you choosing Cardiff by the Sea Lodge for your vacation. The comments about the hotel, our location and our great team are very much appreciated. We look forward to your return. Sincerely, Johnson Menezes

    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    My friend and I very much enjoyed our stay at the Cardiff. The whole atmosphere make you feel like at home. The location couldn't be any better, we were able to walk to the beach! The rooms were clean and the staff was incredibly nice....More

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    1  Thank 150rebeccaa
    Response from CardiffLodge, General Manager at Cardiff by the Sea LodgeResponded 6 November 2015

    150rebeccaa - Thank you for recognizing that we are a clean "Homey, warm b&b style hotel" We take great pride in our efforts to make a guest feel at home. Like you, we truly value cleanliness and genuine care. We hope to see you soon!...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 139 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    Response from Su R | Reviewed this property |
    minutes. its a wonderful place to stay
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    Response from vegas-vetran | Reviewed this property |
    They have the normal 3 o'clock check in time but remember there is nobody there over night I think they close the office around 7-8 and do not return till 7 ish the next morning. So if there's a problem at night there is a... More
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