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    Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    1661 Villa Cardiff Drive, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CA 92007
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent39%
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    3 weeks ago
    “Quick overnight stay”
    18 Mar 2017
    “Reasonable”
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Sorry for no pictures, but let me tell you that this hotel for the price is the best value out there! Very friendly front desk staff clean and very spacious room. We were on the first floor in a king handicap accessible room with a...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a quick place to stop on the way to our destination up the road. Practically on the freeway but I did not notice any freeway noise like I have at other places. Yummy chocolate chip cookies offered upon very quick check in...More

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    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    Hi pammmy311, Thank you for your feedback! We do love serving the chocolate chip cookies in the evening. You're right, it's become quite the routine now for our guests who have just gotten off the freeway with the youngsters! We hope to see you again...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

    Our stay for 3 nights was pleasant! Rooms were clean, except for outside window..needed to be cleaned. Hotel is older, and needs some updates. Location is nice! Nothing very close by for eating. Had to go about 3 miles north, but easy access to freeway.More

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    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    Hi Terri H, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your stay this March. We are located in a tremendous beach town and I really appreciate you pointing this out to other travelers! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best,...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    We stayed here for five nights. The room was well kept and very comfortable. The location was extremely close to the freeway, ocean front, shopping, good restaurants and other attractions. The breakfast was above the average. We highly recommend this motel.

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    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    Dear Jim P, Thank you for your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again the next time your travels bring you back to Encinitas! Best, AWN, GM

    Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

    Came for 2 nights and this was the cheapest hotel around. I was neither disappointed not impressed - I got my money's worth and everyone was nice. One piece of advice - make sure to get a room away from the highway which can get...More

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    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    Hi SuitNflipflops, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your stay this January. We do want to make sure we can meet your needs the next time you stay with us. Please do not hesitate to contact me at 760-944-0427 to discuss...More

    Cardiff by the Sea Lodge
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 122 - USD 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Sarah E
    Do you have a shuttle for visiting area attractions?
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Camie41 | Reviewed this property |
    No there's no shuttle to sea world restaurants or anything you going to have to get a rental car the si if you stay at this hotel is pretty far away if you plan on going to some of the attractions like several downtown San... More
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    "Room nearest elevator is larger than the average."
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    "Book online"
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    "Right off the freeway, close to the beach"
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    "don't stay on the highway side of the hotel"
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