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Kings Inn Hotel

#53 of 273 Hotels in San Diego
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1333 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Kings Inn had a great location close to everything. We loved coming back each night and relaxing in the pool and hot tub. The staff was very friendly and outgoing to help us with all our need. The Waffle shop next door was wonderful and the Mexican restaurant had the best salsa and pea iced tea. Our family will be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice hotel for a visit to San Diego. Pool is heated so not that extremely cold. Rooms are fine and location is near the zoo and airport. Large shopping mall on the other side of the road. Lady at check in was really friendly and understanding. Good value for money. On the other hand: would not recommend the waffle spot.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed one night at the Kings Inn in San Diego. It is conveniently located close to the airport (10 minutes) and Petco Park (10 minutes). It was clean and quiet with a nice pool. There are two restaurants at the hotel, The Waffle Spot served a great breakfast at a good price and a Mexican food restaurant was pretty good... More 

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Ontario, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our room was clean and fresh. Plenty of towels. The pool was well kept and clean The staff was very friendly and you got coupon discount for the restaurant around the hotel. There is a convenient store close by, the city mall close by for any thing you need.

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London, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We didn't spend a lot of time here as we were sightseeing. The rooms are clean and the linens white and fresh. It's a 10 minute drive to the old city and harbour drive. The area has lots of restaurants within walking distance. Lots of families were using the pool. There are only stairs to the second floor. It was... More 

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England, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was pleasantly surprised at this hotel. It was a lovely modern room, very clean and lovely polite staff. It was easier to get to all the places we was visiting for example, the zoo and the safari. I would recommend this hotel to anyone staying in San Diego.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Now this hotel isn't high end, but the rooms were very clean. Staff were very nice and the Waffle Stop had decent food. It was quiet and for the price I paid it was worth it. My only critique is that the bathroom was super small, but for a one night stay to get a good nights rest it was... More 

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Corona, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Been to San Diego often but this was our first time at the Kings Inn. We spent a week here and found it to be really nice and convenient. For the price you get a nice room and comfortable beds not to mention an awesome staff. The ladies at the front desk saved me some $$ on tickets to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our second time staying at the Kings Inn Hotel. Again, we found it a very convenient location in a safe area. Our room was large and clean. The in room coffee pot and mini fridge come in very handy. The guest laundry facilities also came in handy. Staff were always polite and friendly. We did not eat at... More 

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David P, Manager at Kings Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to Kings Inn and for your extended stay with us. We are not sure how you were able to resist our delicious waffles at the Waffle Spot for nine straight mornings but we are glad you did take time to enjoy dinner at the Amigo Spot. We appreciate you review and hope that you have another... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for our visit to the San Diego zoo and Sea World. Unfortunately for us, we arrived the same day as the remnants of Hurricane Diane. So we spent most of the first two days in our room. 4 adults and a 2 year old. Luckily, the room is ample size for us! The bathroom is tiny, but... More 

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David P, Manager at Kings Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize on behalf of Hurricane Diane, but we really need the rain. We hope you were able to get out at least some to enjoy San Diego and now that you have found us, we hope you will visit again. We will try to hold off any inclement weather in anticipation. More 

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