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California Suites Hotel

2.0 of 5
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5415 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92117
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Ranked #211 of 273 Hotels in San Diego
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Olympia, Washington
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6 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

* BEWARE OF THE >>> MOLD * & unprofessionalism I have never experienced such negative, hostile customer service at any Hotel until our trip to San Diego, CA as when my 8 year old son & I stayed at California Suites Hotel on Clairemont Mesa Blvd. By profession I am a bookkeeper by day and a secret / mystery shopper... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was debating between giving two stars to four stars. I found it to be more of a 3-star hotel than 2 stars, but it definitely wasn't a 4 star hotel, so I cut it down the middle to 3 stars because it is average. I read the terrible reviews, and I disagree in some areas because it is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So a lot of the reviews were poor and when I was handed 2 sets of actual keys, not cards I was prepared. But, we were very pleasantly surprised. The room was spaces with separate area for microwave, fridge sink and large closet. The bathroom was small but adequate. Yes, it's a little dated but what's wrong with that. Old... More 

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Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what I found outside my door. It stayed there even after I called the front desk and spoke with "jazmin" and asked to have it removed, and also asked if the hotel had exterminator service. I was told it wasn't a roach, but it was a water bug, as thought that would make a difference to me with... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The outside of the hotel was pretty. The rooms themselves were unimpressive, clean, but nothing that you're going to write home about. Having a kitchenette was nice, although we didn't wind up using it. And there were no cups, bowls, or cooking utensils, so we would have had to go buy them if we wanted to use it. The showerheads... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is comfortable to stay, the room was comfortable but dated. Pros: It was clean and fit into my budget for an overnight stay while transiting thru San Diego. Comfortable stay, the room was clean and spacious. Included a walk-in closet. Eating options right next doors, not many but had a vegie place which suited me. Very close to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Reserved this hotel because the reviews seemed decent, the price was good and it had secured parking, continental breakfast and free wi-fi. We reserved 4 rooms originally and then canceled 1 due to some of our party not attending, I canceled the 4th room a week in advance, but when i called the day of to see if we could... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I stayed at California Suites Hotel for 4 months (February – May 2015). I really enjoyed my stay there. You cannot find such an Extended Stay Hotel with this kind of price in the San Diego area. I have a kitchenette with 2 burners which I can cook. The A/C, heater, all the lightings, water pressure – everything works perfectly.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Loved the hotel & staff. The price fit our budget. Free wifi, gated, and clean with pretty courtyard. If you are from rich upper class and cheap, don't expect to be catered to, you'll just complain and give bad reviews which isn't fair to this hotel. It's a great place for families on a budget who respect staff and know... More 

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Palmdale, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This was our Sea World Trip for our family of 8. So I decided to get 2 rooms at a budget hotel to keep the cost down. The rooms were very small and basic, but clean. The pics on booking.com and the other sites too, looked like they may have been taken 10+ years ago. The staff was friendly, the... More 

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