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El Cordova Hotel

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1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Helena, Montana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Recently spent a week in a second floor room with kitchenette and a bigger closet than I have at home. When the shuttle pulled up to the busy corner and we were guided to a room just above what I knew was one of the best Mexican restaurants in the area I had pretty much written off any chance of... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This trip was me, my husband and our two kids. The hotel upgraded us to a bigger room (Which made it sooo much easier with 2 older kids, who need their space from each other at times!!). The hotel was nice, clean, and the staff was very friendly & helpful! The ONLY down sides are that they bathrooms are small... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here Mar 14 & 15, 2015 and couldn't have chosen a nicer, and friendlier place. The location is perfect, the setting is beautiful, the courtyard is amazing, and the check-in ladies (Brittany, Samantha, & Hannah) were so kind and friendly-we will definitely stay here again if we come back!

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

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! Hannah, Brittany, and Samantha are wonderful employees who are so lucky to work with! It is so wonderful to hear that you enjoyed every bit of your stay, we can't wait to host you again soon! More 

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the layout of this hotel. It was built around a courtyard with shops and a restaurant in the center. It made me feel like we were staying in a plaza in Mexico. Others have commented on the noise from the Mexican restaurant, but we had a suite and so could close the door to the bedroom and close... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the decor, courtyard setting, and the great location. I don't think there is as much charm and proximity to the beach and shops for the price elsewhere. The room was small but was clean and comfortable, again the price. The staff was friendly during check in/out as well as during breakfast. I would stay again but might spend... More 

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

Thank you for your wonderful review of El Cordova hotel! We loved that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our location perfect, grounds charming, and pricing reasonable. New room updates are coming soon so keep and eye out during your next visit! Thank you again for taking the time to share you thoughts, we look forward to seeing... More 

West Lafayette, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed Saturday and Sunday night in room 118 (2nd floor). Very quite spot in the back of the hotel. Room was clean and adequate but basic. Love the location of this hotel and the courtyard/pool area. Relaxing and quite but close to the action and beach.

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

Thank you for your review of El Cordova Hotel! The room you stayed in is our Standard accommodation. Those these rooms are the smallest, they are perfect for a business traveler or couple looking to spend all there time on beautiful Coronado Island! We are so lucky to be right in the center of this beautiful beach town. Thank you... More 

Overland Park, Kansas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel has an excellent location and is a wonderful place to stay! It has old world Mexican charm and the rooms are basically suites...The pool is small but nice..there is a very excellent courtyard restaurant. They cater to the Navy which is great but makes it sometimes hard to get a reservation..If you are afraid to go to Mexico... More 

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

Thank you for your kind review of El Cordova Hotel! We are so happy that you enjoyed our rich Mexican Charm and atmosphere. The food you enjoyed so much is from Miguel's Cocina. We are so lucky to have them located within our property! Thank you for mentioning our safe atmosphere, Coronado Island is a very quiet and beautiful place.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique hotel that is clean, comfortable, and convenient. The location is terrific, across the street from the Del and lots of neat shops and restaurants nearby. The room was what we expected, plenty of space in the two bedroom suite for our group of four adults and two kids. We will be back.

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

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We think it's a "Great Spot" too! Your review highlights all of our favorite features. Our property is certainly unique and we love that you found our rooms clean and location perfect! We can't wait for you next visit. We will see you soon! More 

Nashville, TN
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128 reviews 128 reviews
39 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in room 19 in February 2015. The good - 1. The price. We had a conference at the Hotel Del across the street. The El Cordova was very affordable compared to the Hotel Del prices. 2. Location. Right across from the Hotel Del, the beach, and in the heart of the cool Coronado village. 3. The staff. Staff... More 

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

We are so happy that we were able to host you this past February. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We are sorry to hear that you did not completely enjoy your stay. To begin, let me address your concerns. Our property has a rich history that we invite all of our guests to share. We... More 

Aurora, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, wonderful staff and a comfortable room. It's a good base of operation for anyone staying on Coronado. Questions about what to see or where to eat? Ask at the desk. They can and will help.

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

Thank you for your short and sweet review of El Cordova Hotel! A base of operation is a perfect description for what we offer to our guests. Our property is nestled right next to some of the best shopping and restaurants on the Island. What better place to come back to and relax after a busy day of exploring! Thank... More 

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