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El Cordova Hotel

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1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the hotel for 3 nites. The location is amazing, plenty of Restaurants and shopping all within walking distance. The staff is very accommodating. We stayed in a one room suite, it had a bedroom , bathroom, living room , and kitchen. It was very spacious and relaxing. Would highly recommend it !!

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, We at the El Cordova Hotel greatly appreciate your 5 Star review; you made our day! We are happy that you enjoyed 3 nights in one of our suites, and thanks for recognizing our hard working staff. We are lucky to be in the heart of Coronado Island with so many things to do here. Thank you for... More 

Olalla, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been travelling to Coronado since 2002. My first choice in lodging has always been the historic El Cordova Hotel since the first time I stayed there. The entire staff is friendly and wonderful, I love its Spanish style architecture, the rooms are spacious and always clean, and Miguel's Cocina and Fabrison's French Creperie are right there. Located across... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, we are blushing! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and you are a loyal guest since 2002!. In addition, we really appreciate the great compliments of our team and we will definitely be sharing your praise with all of the staff members. We look forward to seeing you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really like the Spanish style design and decor - the extensive tile work throughout is beautiful. The staff is always friendly and helpful. The rooms range from simple, superior, or suite. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable. While not every room has an ocean view, the location is excellent; just across the street from the famous... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

We are so happy that you have made the El Cordova your 'go to hotel' on Coronado Island. It means a lot to us! Thanks for mentioning our comfortable rooms as well as our ideal location in Coronado; not to mention the excellent restaurants we have on property. Lastly, we appreciate you recognizing our hard working staff. We look forward... More 

Gilbert, Arizona
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coffee maker was an issue and hotel only provided one serving of coffee daily. Had to repeatedly ask for the room to be serviced. Bike was stolen while locked in front of hotel and desk staff indicated this happens often.

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Nick C, Front Office Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts from your stay with us. We are terribly sorry to hear that your bike was stolen from the bike racks in front of our property. We hope that we didn’t leave you with the impression that Coronado is an unsafe place to visit, but unfortunate situations can occur every once... More 

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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the charming El Cordova Hotel and found location superb, right across the street from the Hotel Del and near the beach and shopping. We were excited to have found a one bedroom suite at such a good value, but when we arrived we were upgraded to an enormous two bedroom suite for no extra cost. Two bedrooms,... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 Star review and kind words! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and you found the hotel, and location to be an excellent value. You recognized that we are right in the heart of Coronado close to many fun things to do here. In addition, thank for recognizing our hard... More 

La Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the finest accommodations in Coronado, CA for the price! We paid only $160 for a suite with one bedroom, full bath with tub, dining room, living room, kitchen and balcony overlooking the pool and courtyard. Across the street from the Hotel del Coronado, but only one-third the cost! And we got an enormous suite that could be used... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us; thank you so much for your kind words! You recognized that we offer a lot at a reasonable price, right in the heart of Coronado. It is reviews like yours that make our day! We hope to see you again. More 

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located very close to Hotel Del and all of the restaurants that have built up in that area. Our one-bedroom suite was very spacious, probably was once a one bedroom apartment. Jacuzzi and Pool were being enjoyed by other guests. Miguel's restaurant weaves around the ground floor exterior creating a festive environment. A French crêperie is located on the same... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

It is reviews like yours that make our day! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at El Cordova Hotel and that you were able to take advantage of what we offer including a delicious continental breakfast, not to mention the restaurants we have on property. Please give us a call and we can help set up... More 

Fremont, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I get the idea of a Boutique Hotel and can give some latitude for Old, Cute and Quaint. but, El Cordova was dilapidated, outdated and musty. Nearly $400 for a suite that is just a old small apartment in need of repair and modernizing. Continental Breakfast sub par to any budget hotel. a cold muffin and coffee. Lastly NO PARKING......... More 

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Nick C, Front Office Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are terribly sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay at El Cordova Hotel. In the future, we would love to have the opportunity to remedy any of your concerns while you are here with us. We are always happy to show other room options or do... More 

Irvine, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Very little cooperation from the front desk. Back in November when making our reservation, we had requested a particular room. I called two days before (Dec 22) to check on its availability, and a clerk answered that "it was blocked". not occupied, for instance. This lead me to believe that it was still available. Upon arrival on the 24th, a... More 

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Nick C, Front Office Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your stay. We are so sorry that you did not receive the room that you requested. Unfortunately there are times when we cannot accommodate all room requests. We often get several requests for the same room number, as some of our rooms are very popular with our repeat guests.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We spent 4 fabulous nights at the El Cordova. The service was great, we received extra towels & blankets right away. Loved the all wood floors, no carpeting. The space was great, 6 people -- 2 parents, 3 20 year olds & an 18 year old. Only draw back was the hide-a-bed & roll-away had bad mattresses, springs poked through.

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your 4 night stay. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed the unique charm of El Cordova Hotel as well as the beautiful island of Coronado. We will look into the mattress situation from the roll-away bed. Sorry if it was uncomfortable, but thanks for letting us know... More 

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