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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1430 Seventh Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
NOGGERLEV Staines, United Kingdom
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Staines, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here from 4th - 10th November the Hotel is clean and the staff friendly and approachable. Myself and my 4 friends enjoyed the free breakfast basic stuff but edible the dining room was kept spotless. Walking to the Gas Lamp District was an easy downhill but coming back the hill is a bit steep in places. Overall our... More

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HIEXPDowntown, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear NOGGERLEV, Thank you for taking the time to respond with a Trip Advisor survey about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego. We are so glad you enjoyed our staff, breakfast and location. Your satisfaction and comfort is our top priority while staying with us. We are very excited about our hotel-wide renovation that is... More

Tel Aviv
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the hotel from Nov. 4th until the 6th and enjoyed every moment I've spent there. Hotel is very clean ,rooms are wide and spacious staff is very helpful and friendly and gives good tips regarding restaurants and such. Got a room which was over the garage vent (i think) complained in the morning and was transferred to a... More

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HIEXPDowntown, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear FarTravler, Thank you for your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego as well as your review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had an excellent customer service experience with our staff. We hope to have you stay with us again in the future so you can enjoy our newly... More

El Cerrito, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll say it again. Trip advisor needs a *good category*. This hotel is not very good, but it is also above average so.... I stayed in this hotel while in San Diego for work. The hotel was in a great location with proximity to the Gaslamp and had plenty of parking. Rooms were clean and spacious, although not terribly bright... More

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HIEXPDowntown, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear mermaidit, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our rooms for the cleanliness as well as our customer service. We strive to ensure all of our guests have a great experience while staying with... More

Lynchburg, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the building is older, it has been made nice inside. The only complaint I could make is that the hallway carpet needs cleaning. Super friendly. Very service oriented! I give them a "10" for service! They made me feel like they were glad to have me there - while I know I was just one of many guests. Will... More

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HIEXPDowntown, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear captainroberto, We appreciate you taking the time to make a review about your stay with the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego. On behalf of the management team, I’d like to apologize for the condition of the carpeting in the hallways. Your complete satisfaction and comfort during your stay is our primary objective. Customer service is very important to... More

Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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101 reviews 101 reviews
32 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has great employees, the shuttle drivers are the best , the front desk people are great and the maids do a great job. This hotel is older but still good, it is easy to get around in a wheelchair and it is easy to get to the street level, there are 2 elevators and 1 ramp.. The rooms... More

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Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very dated and somewhat shabby. Friendly and helpful staff tries to make up for it. Nice wine and snacks in the evening and a western facing deck has nice sunset views. I was surprised because most Expresses are either new or updated.

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HIEXPDowntown, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Lolly S., Thank you for your review of your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our complimentary happy hour and the beautiful view from your room. Our staff strives to provide each guest with a great customer service experience and we are happy to hear that you... More

Sverige
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184 reviews 184 reviews
77 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got our room on the third level and a small seaview which does not say much about height as the hotel is located at the hillside. A good breakfast is served one level under the lobby and the parking garage is some further floors below. 16USD per day. Happy hour 5-6.30 but only two beers on sale. Room was... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear ResenarSverige, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and for your continuous business as our IHG Rewards Club member. Your comments are hihgly appreciated as it is always hugely motivating when one takes the time and trouble to acknowledge or give points for improvement. Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience you may have experienced... More

El Cajon, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this hotel with out knowing anything about it. It was well worth the stay. The staff is great and the happy hour for members is AWESOME! The wine and beer flow for the happy hour. A nice wind down to a work day. The rooms are comfortable and clean.

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Plano, Texas, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked into this property for it's free shuttle from the airport and to the cruise terminal. While it is an older property, we were delighted with the amazing service. Our room was clean and quiet. Our breakfast was hot and delicious. The view from our room and from the lobby were fabulous. But, what sets this property apart was... More

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Elmhurst
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this hotel because of the other excellent reviews it had. It was a great place with a super staff, transportation from the airport, and to the cruise port, a nice hot breakfast and a Happy Hour during the week with snacks and a drink included. The room and bathroom were not huge, but very comfortable. We were very... More

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Address: 1430 Seventh Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 136
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