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Holiday Inn Express San Diego-La Mesa (SDSU Area)

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I stayed at here for four nights while visiting family and seeing the sites in San Diego. The room was reasonably priced and clean and the area, though close to the freeway, was quiet enough for an easy sleep. The breakfast was what you expect for a Holiday Inn, not haute cuisine but decent and with enough... More 

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Corona, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fairly small hotel located off the freeway near the Grossmont Shopping Center. The room was a good size and the bed was comfortable. However, I did not sleep well because it was loud. I am a light sleeper as it is and the noise just added to the challenge. If I turned on the air conditioner it... More 

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Oklahoma City
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131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on business. Hotel is in a nice area with restaurants and stores nearby. The hotel employees were very friendly and helpful. Room was clean and comfortable. I would stay here again if in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was traveling to visit my sister who jad a stroke and is now in a nursing home in LaMesa. When I came in to the Hotel I was met by a very friendly staff. She made me feel like I was an important person deserving quality service. Always check the name badge of your staff, because you never know... More 

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La Mesa, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We had the WORST experience here at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-La Mesa. We do not recommend this hotel for you and your family! We had a plumbing/water emergency in our family bathroom in our home this month of February 2015. We, family of four with two children, decided to stay two nights at Holiday Inn Express San Diego -La... More 

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Roy, Utah
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83 reviews 83 reviews
35 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have mixed feelings about this hotel. We were there for 3 nights and after all it is near San Diego. That alone is a plus. The good..... large rooms, free wifi, excellent free breakfast, friendly front desk staff, free use of laundry facilities with excellent washer and dryer, and very good restaurants within a short walk. Oh and evening... More 

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Redlands, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Stay here frequently when visiting my Mom even though it's further out than some other hotels. I left my wallet in my room and it was returned to me with everything intact. I can tell you how relieved I was to see that there are honest people out there. Breakfast is one of the best at this hotel. Lots of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My family came from out of town over the holidays. The manager and staff helped accommodate their needs with exceptional customer service. Ms. Gracelyn, the manager, was especially attentive to my family's needs. The location is very convenient and breakfast left all quite happy.

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gmhixlamesa, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-La Mesa (SDSU Area), responded to this review

Dear Maria Luisa, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for staying with us at the Holiday Inn Express, La Mesa. We appreciate your business and we are glad you had a wonderful stay. We are happy you enjoyed our breakfast and we hope to see you again during your next trip to La Mesa, CA.... More 

Travelers Rest, South Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Been staying at this hotel for the past 10 years, 3-4 times per year. This gives one a birds eye view opn the evolution of the property over time. Seem to be helping with attitude of staff and cleanliness of rooms. The breakfast bar is a little better than most express hotels-however, still lacks a balance of healthy choices. Overall,... More 

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gmhixlamesa, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-La Mesa (SDSU Area), responded to this review

Dear John M., Thank you for being a loyal guest and staying with us at the Holiday Inn Express La Mesa. We appreciate your business and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, the surrounding areas, and our current renovations. We will be discussing bringing in more healthy choices... More 

San Diego, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stayed here 1 night for a wedding we attended in the area. Hotel was a little dated but otherwise clean. Breakfast was good. This hotel served its purpose for our 1 night stay in the area. If I had a reason to stay in this area again I would stay at this hotel if it was available.

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gmhixlamesa, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-La Mesa (SDSU Area), responded to this review

Dear Allison F., Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast. We are currently in the process of updating our furniture so see you again on your next trip to La Mesa. - Belen - Assistant General Manager More 

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