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Holiday Inn Express San Diego - Escondido

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2010

The hotel is superficially ok, but very poorly maintained. I was traveling with my parents so we got a suite with a king bed and a hide-a-bed. I expected the hide-a-bed to be uncomfortable, but was not prepared for the agony I got. The mattress was all springs and no cushion. NO CUSHION. Like sleeping on a chain-link fence. My... More 

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vfarmonio, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego - Escondido, responded to this review

We apologize for your inconvenience. We have taken steps to correct your issues. We look forward to welcoming you back after our renovation is finished in October, 2010. You can also enjoy the newly built In & Out Burger right next to the hotel opening at the same time. More 

Huntington Beach
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2009

The beds were very uncomfortwble. The window faced the parking lot. There wasn't a microwave or fridge. The room was very small and stuffy. For 131.00 (with tax), I would have stayed next door at the Comfort Inn, or even the Motel 6 in Escondido would have been better.

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Nevada
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53 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2009

We stayed two nights at this hotel. The check in staff was very friendly and the room was decent and clean for the price. Parking was not a problem in thier lot. The pool was very tiny so dont go to this hotel if you want to lounge around the pool. My only complaint seems to be with all holiday... More 

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Portland Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2009

Hotel staff was very knowledgeable, friendly and over all enthusiast to provide friendly customer service.

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Northern Puget Sound, WA.
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2008

This hotel is very convenient if you are going to the Wild Animal Park. The room decor is basic but the room was spacious and clean. There was a seperate living area, with a TV and sofa, a little wet bar area, with mini fridge and microwave, a decent sized bathroom, and our room had two beds and a TV... More 

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Michigan
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2007

The hotel was clean and the beds were comfortable. The free continental breakfast was excellent. The Hotel is tucked in behind a restaurant and gas station and is somewhat hard to find.

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Los Angeles
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2007

We drove past this hotel at least three times before we could locate it...and this was using a GPS. It was hidden behind a Coco's restaurant and not visible from the main street. The property looked fine, even in the daylight. The staff was friendly. When we checked in we noticed an odd menthol smell in the room, and assumed... More 

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Minnesota
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73 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2007

The hotel was clean and the staff was friendly and helpful with a convenient location. Great choice for Escondido!

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Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2006

Did not find the same satisfaction as the other people who stayed here. We were given a room 121 on the ground floor close to the pool and next the side entrance. We could hear anytime someone used the door and therefore did not sleep well. We could also hear the kid in the next room in the morning. I... More 

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Sacramento
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2006

i wasn't as satisfied as i thought i would be. when we checked in, we waited about 20 minutes cos no one was there at the desk..the lobby was nice.. we got a really really close room to the lobby... which was good.. with a view of the pool.. there was no microwave or fridge.. there was an empty corner..... More 

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