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California Suites Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5415 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92117
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Ranked #205 of 268 hotels in San Diego
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here on vacation. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The breakfast was decent. Cereal, fruit and frozen waffles/pancakes. The staff was fantastic and with all the rooms they have, when you call for extra towels you get them very quickly. We got a screaming deal $$ for this hotel but I would pay regular price... More

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Kalispell, Montana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds are beautiful. Rooms are upgraded, extremely clean. The "TEAM" are all so friendly & helpful. Each person works so hard yet all greet you with a smile, from the Manager's to the Housekeepers to the Maintence. At night the best Security is in place. You can pay more but you will NOT find a better place.

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Stockton, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This property is a bit beyond it's prime, but is still very conveniently located and clean. The large pool area (with hot tub) is great for kids and the rooms have areas for food preparation. The daily breakfast room is clean and the continental breakfast has a fair selection of items. There are restaurants/fast food locations nearby and a quarter... More

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Laguna Hills, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

To start this place is in a horrible neighborhood. They lock their gates at 10pm. And have a special gate key to get to the area where the rooms are. There were people in the lobby that smelled, it was disgusting if I could have canceled upon check-in I would have. The room was small. Not clean and the bathroom... More

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Huntington, New York
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This Holiday Inn property was greatly Enlarged and Upgraded not long ago. I appreciated the no wait at Early check in on a Sunday, 3-30-14 The food at the cafe is good , reasonable and fast. The rooms by the pool with Balcony were my favorites. Nice big TVs and many channels Close to Airport for easy Early am flights.... More

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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

It was ok, we reserved 9 rooms close together for a school trip. Was told they had a hot breakfast, that was a main reason we made reservations. Took over an hour to check in since they ” forgot ” we needed the rooms all together. we even called an hour before we arrived to make sure everything was okay.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

What can I say? It was cheap @ $69/night. Compared to other area hotels at $139+. Bed was hard and uncomfortable. Shower head was made for a very short person (5'0") and the bathroom was terrible. The electric outlets were so outdated I couldn't even plug in my hair styling device. The lighting stunk too, so putting on makeup was... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Reserved on line using AAA discount. $63 / night plus taxes. 2 double beds. Friendly check in. Good TV, simple kitchen, larger fridge for hotel room. Heated kitchen floor. Room was a bit too warm at night and Air conditioning did not really help much despite being pretty noisy. Small bath and pretty low end shampoo and soap. There is... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

Place is very accommodating. The room was a nice size with a nice view to the garden and parking lot. We didn't spend too much time at the hotel so can't really tell you much about the neighborhood but it was quiet enough at night to get a good night sleep. We loved the fact that the hwy was just... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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26 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I really expected to be staying in a dive but we were trying to save money. I was so pleasantly surprised. Beds were firm. There was a kitchenette. Cable tv. Nothing fancy but certainly adequate. Nice courtyard. Heated pool and hot tub. Continental breakfast was bare minimum but at least there was breakfast. The tv in the breakfast room didn't... More

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Address: 5415 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92117
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — California Suites Hotel 2*
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Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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