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Kings Inn Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1333 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108 (Mission Valley / Hotel Circle)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Langley, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed at the kings Inn during Tiki Oasis. It was great. The renovated room was clean. Beds were comfy pool was great. Mexican restaurant bar was good and lively. But let's be honest, what really makes a stay at Kings Inn is the Waffle Spot. If you stay here and don't eat a waffle, that's just a fail. Never will... More

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our four day stay at the Kings Inn during Tiki Oasis. The room had a nice retro vibe. We were steps from the pool and hot tub - it was wonderful. We enjoyed the small outside bar step. We ate Amigo's twice - the food there was excellent. All the staff were very friendly & saw to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

With all this warm weather my family and I were craving a night in air conditioning with a pool. Loved this hotel. The pool and spa are nice and perfect for the kids. The rooms are newly remodeled and very clean. Also the staff was super friendly. Loved the waffle breakfast in the morning. I will be booking again for... More

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

Not doing a lengthy review because it is so not necessary!! Kings Inn San Diego and staff go way above and beyond - this is a 5 STAR Inn for a San DIego vacation. My special applause to Nancy, who put up with my long-distance e-mails as I was setting up a mini-vacation for my daughter and grandsons. She was... More

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McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very adequate hotel for the budget conscience. The rooms are clean ( a little small) but who comes to San Diego to stay in the room? The beds were comfortable the AC was good. The wifi was sketchy hooking up...but then again you really should not be working in San Diego. The pool was heated and refreshing. We will definitely... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for Tiki Oasis weekend. It was our first year attending. We stayed at the Kings Inn fri-mon. Rate was a little pricey but location was good. The pool was nice, and the convenience of the restaurants was good. My only complaint was the rooms. The rooms were a bit muggy, bathrooms not so clean and there was ants... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you're looking for that vintage motel experience, this one really satisfies. Complete with waffle diner, kitschy mexican restaurant, kidney bean swimming pool, mid-century rock wall exterior, and a slightly atomic-modern take on interior design, this motel has everything you want without being skeezy. I will say the carpet needs to be changed out, and room painted but in general,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed at Kings for one night because of spontaneously expanding our stay in San Diego after a long day in Seaworld. -Front Desk was very friendly and helpful. Since the hotel circle is located a bit outside of San Diego, the receptionist provided free bus maps. -rooms (in our case 116) have been very clean and newly!!! furnished.... More

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Duarte, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Kings Inn was a great base for my Comic-Con trip. I liked the idea of a mini fridge in the room, but a microwave would have been nice as well. The room was clean, but it seemed a bit dingy to me, as if it hadn't been painted in a while. Every staff member I encountered was super nice,... More

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

We are glad you enjoyed your stay during Comic-Con. And we appreciate your feedback. We do not have microwaves furnished in our rooms; however, they can be added as an upgrade for an additional fee. We apologize if you felt the room needed painting. All rooms were repainted between March and April of this year in anticipation of the new... More

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

This is about our 10th stay at the Kings Inn. The rooms are nicely appointed and the beds are very comfortable. The a/c worked great which is so nice in summer. Being on Hotel Circle makes this location very easy to get anywhere in Dan Diego but without the congestion of being in so many of the other locations around... More

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

Thank you for making Kings Inn your preferred hotel when you visit San Diego. We hope you liked the new room designs and are glad our staff and our restaurants still met your needs. We do have more improvements planned over the fall and winter and look forward to your next visit so we can share these exciting changes with... More

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Address: 1333 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kings Inn Hotel 2.5*
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Kings Inn has been serving excellence in San Diego for over fifty years. Located in Hotel Circle of Interstate 8, we are three miles from Seaworld and The San Diego Zoo and within fifteen minutes from nearly everything you will want to see and do while visiting America’s Finest City.Our Full Service Hotel features all newly updated nonsmoking rooms, two restaurants and a lounge, a sparkling pool and spa that are heated year round, and over 4,000 feet of meeting and banquet facilities. Guests can enjoy the added benefits of free parking, free local calls and free WiFi.Kings Inn is privately owned and operated and is committed to providing comfortable accommodations, exceptional service and optimal affordability to our valued guests. ... more   less 
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