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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

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Wayne, Michigan
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My then girlfriend and I decided to drive all the way to San Diego as the next leg on our trip. It is right off of I-5. Upon arrival, the hotel is very oddly designed. The check in area is separate from the rest of the place, connected via a carport and a narrow hallway, so you do actually have...

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for three nights, we found the breakfast fantastic for free it really set us up for the day. The room was a good size and clean. Parking was free and we didn't struggle to find a space at all. The beach is about 2.5 miles walk but only $6 in a uber. We really enjoyed our stay here.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Kelly, Thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable stay and we’re pleased to know that we accomplished that with you. As you mentioned,...

Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place has a tiny parking area, and a ity bity pool. The free breakfast was well stocked, the staff did a great job everyday of having everything out on time for the 2 weeks I was there. The room cleaning staff always had my room in perfect order before I got back from classes. The front desk staff were...

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Cody, Thank you for investing the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re happy to hear that our hotel suited your needs and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always aim to leave our guests with a positive experience and we’re happy to hear that we accomplished that with...

Long Beach, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Happy to say that I found this location after a VERY bad night at a hotel across the street. Savannah greeted me with a smile as I entered the lobby, desperately seeking a new hotel for my final night in the area. Savannah was very empathetic as I described my very unfortunate stay at a hotel across the street the...

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Ibdale, Thank you so much for your kind words on the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are so thrilled that we were able to save the day and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always aim to wow our guests with our customer service and we’re ecstatic that you got to experience it first-hand....

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Last minute trip to SD & booked this hotel same day/morning of check-in. I only chose this hotel bc it was one of the more cheaper hotels available. Overall this hotel was good enough just for the 1 night my boyfriend & I were there but I wouldn't stay there again. I was very unhappy about not getting warm/hot water...

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear288BiancaR, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Although we are happy to hear that our hotel suited your needs, please accept our apologies for the issues you faced during your stay with us. We always aim to wow our guests and we’re disappointed that we missed the mark with you. Your concerns are important to us...

Chandler, AZ
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our family of 4 (two teens, two adults) stayed one night here in July for a quick trip to the beach. The room with two double beds was on the smaller size as was the shower/toilet room, but the sink area was large enough and the full length mirror in addition to the large vanity mirror meant that multiple people...

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Love2HikeAZ, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we’re delighted to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we...

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for four nights. The size of the room is okey, the bathroom is small, but does it jobs. The breakfast is free and excellent. Much to chipsene between also hot food like scrambeled eggs, sausage. The pool i small, but ok, the sun goes away from the pool early. The beds are good.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Anita, Thank you for reviewing your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we are happy to have achieved that with you. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and we are...

austin
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We visited the hotel in the past days, June, location seemed the reason to stay here, and I didnt go wrong. All the Holiday Inn amenities but in an undated property. Nevertheless, good stay and would condider staying there again. Nice rooms, everything clean... Would definitelty recommend it Cheers!

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear epole, Thank you for reviewing your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are happy to hear that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a positive experience and we’re glad to have accomplished that with you. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near popular attractions and we’re...

Alexandria, Kentucky
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Was pleasantly surprised by this hotel..while it was a bit noisy at night with the traffic outside, the room was very nice and clean, the staff were all very pleasant and helpful, and the breakfast every morning was the best breakfast buffet I have had at a hotel. Very conveniently located too.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Ginger, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are happy to hear that you were “pleasantly surprised” with your visit. We always aim to exceed our guest’s expectations and we are pleased to know that we achieved that with you. As you mentioned, we do offer...

New Jersey
Reviewed 23 June 2016

After reading reviews about this location, my family was a little hesitant on booking. I'm glad we did though because it is located in a decent area of where our needs were. Staff is super friendly and willing to accommodate you. Looks clean and well kept. Free Wifi and Breakfast. Other than the really small parking spots and a smaller...

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear NewJersey771, Thank you for investing the time to review the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are delighted to hear that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we are happy to have accomplished that with you. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near popular attractions...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • 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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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

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

Address: 4540 Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-4919 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $128 - $283 (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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