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El Cordova Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
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Ranked #13 of 18 hotels in Coronado
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Norman, Oklahoma
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes the del is the del but this place is right next store and is amazing you don't feel like your in the us when your in the courtyard or at the pool. The Mexican restaurant is awesome. Location is great can't wait to go again.

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Taos, New Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is our 3rd stay here. The first time was amazing and was 10 years ago. This time was simply uncomfortable. We were so excited to spend our tenth anniversary where it all started for us but we were very disappointed and I'm not sure we will be back. We were wary after fighting the traffic to get here. When... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used to stay at this hotel as a child. I have now continued the tradition by bringing my family the past 2 summers. You cannot beat the location! Across from the Del, a short walk to the beach, and many shops & restaurants. We stayed in an upstairs 1 bedroom suite. The room was spacious and clean. The suites... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for 3 nites after the Memorial weekend and had a great time due to the location that allowed us to go to the beach and nearby restaurants without needing to drive. Our room was upstairs and a 2 bedroom (bathroom with the master room, and there were 2 beds in the second room along with a 2nd... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't bet the location! Right across the street from 'the Del' and easy walking distance to beautiful beaches. Beautiful Spanish courtyard. We were able to check in early and it was much appreciated after a 6 hour drive from Arizona. From the front check in clerk, to maintenance personnel and maid service we were always greeted nicely. We were put... More

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Peoria, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about the price, quality and location of the hotel. We had a wonderful stay in a very charming suite. The Del is right across the street with excellent beach access. Many great restaurants and shops are within walking distance. Breakfast is essentially cold cereal, donuts and pastries, but they give you a coupon for a discount... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We had a room that did not have much noise from the places below (we were upstairs in a two room suite with a small kitchen, 2 bedrooms, and a living space. Love the proximity to the ocean and the shops along Orange. We will stay there again!

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

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay. The beach being just a short walk away is quite a luxury here in Coronado that's definitely hard to beat and our centralized location along Orange Avenue is very convenient for all the great local shops and dining. We look forward to your next stay... More

Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Here's the good: The El Cordova has some charm in it's design and the early 20th Century building it occupies. There are several restaurants in or adjacent to the property, and most conveniently, the Del Coronado (and it's beach access) is directly across the street. Here's the not-so-good: Miguel's (Mexican Cuisine) which is located on the property, is average at... More

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Coronado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Overall a great value for Coronado Island. Older and has fairly bad sound proofing, but overall a nice place. Room was clean, service was great, location is almost perfect. Breakfast was included but fairly limited. The Mexican restaurant in the hotel was great though.

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

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I'm glad to hear you found the charm in our hotel. We are an older building but keeping it updated and fresh is always a top priority of ours. We hope to see you again should you decide to visit us or Miguel's Cocina in the future. More

Fullerton, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Lots of places to visit very close by - great restaurants on site and within walking distance. Room was very clean and near the courtyard, and they are remodeling other rooms to improve them. We ate several times in two of the connecting restaurants and had good meals each time. We will go there again next year.

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

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I'm very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. When you visit us next year we hope you'll stay in one of our newly renovated rooms. See you soon! 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*
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El Cordova Coronado
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Coronado #9 Family Hotel in Coronado #10 Business Hotel in Coronado #11 Romantic Hotel in Coronado
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Rich in history, natural beauty and a charming Spanish hacienda style. El Cordova Hotel stands in the heart of the Village of Coronado Island, one block from the best beach in San Diego. Shopping, restaurants, theatre and recreational activities are within walking distance and the Hotel has four restaurants and twelve boutique shops on site. ... more   less 
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