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El Cordova Hotel

2.5 of 5 1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed at here about a month ago and we absolutely loved it! Katie was so sweet and helpful with everything such as where to go to eat and what to do. She really made us feel special for the weekend and I can't thank her enough. Thanks Katie!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel has a very accommodating staff. Love the Mexican Flair of the architecture and all the Mexican tile used through out. So nice being a part of two diverse restaurants and within walking distance the beach and town.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Charming and Friendly, yet Very Professional. This Hotel is so Ideally located in the Heart of Coronado. Just about everything...from the Beach, all Restaurants (3 being located right on the property) to Shopping are all within walking distance, with a Golf Course within minutes. We were also able to park our car nearby, at no charge and little inconvenience. We... More

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Spring, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here when I was visiting San Diego a few years ago, and I loved it!! It was so quaint and charming. I love places that have character! The staff was very helpful and the room was clean and comfortable. The beach is just across the street from the hotel, and is absolutely beautiful. It is also very close... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This charming hotel is in the heart of Coronado, walking distance to beach, restaurants, shops and other attractions. We did not have, nor need, a car, so the parking was not an issue. We were concerned from other reviews about the noise, but our one bedroom suite on the first floor (#43) was very quiet, no restaurant or street noise,... More

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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here to be close to the massive resort hotel across the street where we were attending a wedding. We stayed in a one-bedroom suite which exceeded our expectations -- nice kitchen, large living room and comfortable bedroom. The hotel is hacienda style with a fairly small number of rooms surrounding a central courtyard which contains a few shops... More

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

Thank you for your review of our property! It is our pleasure to host you and your family during your loved ones’ special event! You are correct about our rich history; The El Cordova Hotel was originally built in 1902 as a getaway retirement mansion for industrialist Elisha Babcock. The property was transformed into a Spanish Village hotel in 1930... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved our room at the El Cordova for June. We were only staying one night so we booked a lower priced place to stay. We were surprised. El Cordova turned out to be one of the gems of our 7 day trip to California. Its a quaint, Spanish themed hotel that really carries out the theme. Our room was... More

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

Thank you William B for your review of our property! We are so happy that you were pleasantly surprised to find our accommodations both beautiful and inviting. The property itself has a rich Latin history that we continue to cultivate year after year. Travelers like you and your family who are looking for a personalized and unique experience will feel... More

Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary along with our 1 year old daughter at the El Cordova Hotel. We had reserved a deluxe room and were given a small room up a steep flight of stairs right above the busy restaurant in the courtyard. The room was cozy and clean, but found it to be too noisy and inconvenient... More

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

To begin, happy belated anniversary from everyone at El Cordova Hotel! Thank you for choosing to stay with us for such a special event! It is great to hear that Jesi was able to find a room location that worked better for your family. She is a perfect representative of the guest services we provide to each one of our... More

Peoria, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were scheduled to fly to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico from San Diego Sunday 9/14 on a planned vacation we were so looking forward to. Days prior to our departure Hurricane Odile was brewing in the Pacific, so at the 11th hour when it was upgraded to a category 4 and heading directly to Cabo we decided... More

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

Thank you Ruiz-Lopez for your wonderful review! "Accommodations on the Fly" is such a fun story about how you were able to turn around a disappointing set of events into a memorable stay at our property. Thank you for your comments regarding our tile work! We wanted every detail to create that "hacienda" vibe you described. What better way to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is our second time at El Cordova. We definitely will be back!!!! The employees at the front desk are always extremely cordial. The ambience is amazing.....from the time you enter the hotel followed by the walk through the courtyard.....the Spanish motif is beautiful!!! There's a restaurant located inside the courtyard with great food and the best margaritas I've ever... More

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

Thank you for your wonderful review! It is so exciting that we were able to provide you and your family with a fun and relaxing birthday celebration. Thank you for your comments regarding our hotel's ambiance, it really does feel like you are transported into a lush and historic Spanish village. We would love to host you again for a... More

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Address: 1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
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Location: United States > California > Coronado
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Cordova Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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El Cordova Coronado
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