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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

2.5 of 5 4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Winnipeg, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

We got this place via Hotwire. The location was nice and central to most everything that we wanted to do and see. As others have mentioned - the staff is very good. The breakfast is very good. The hotel is a little older but clean. Our room had the sink detached from the washroom - which isn't ideal. Our biggest... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Karen made our stay amazing. She was always friendly and willing to help with everything.Without her this place can't be successful. The other plus about this place is the free breakfast leaded by the sweetest lady Rossario in the morning. The little inconvenience the small parking garage(very European ughh), but the cleanliness and the staff makes everything good.

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Stratford, CT
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights and had a double room. Upon arrival we were met with the most pleasant front desk staff and after a long day of travel she was very welcoming! Thanks for the yummy warm cookie and all the info regarding the area. The room was clean and ample enough. I will say however, that the bathroom... More 

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear CTLisaJo, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear we have “awesome staff” at our hotel. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near several of San Diego’s famous... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great service!!, specially the staff of reception (Yadira and Ma.....(sorry,do not remember the complete name, she was on Sunday check-in afternoon) and also the staff of the breakfast area; always looking if something is not missing, always cleaning and good attitude.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Maria M, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear we have “great staff”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. We hope to see you again, during your next trip to San Diego. Once more,... More 

Lake Forest, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 nights at the Holiday Inn Express in Mission Bay last week and they made our visit even better because of the courteous, helpful and very gracious staff we dealt with. We needed help finding things around town and looking up options on the internet and the lobby ladies went out of their way to help us find... More 

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear 74jan2015, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear we have “wonderful staff” at our hotel. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. We look forward to your next night with us and appreciate the feedback regarding... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted by Yadira and she was very accommodating and very friendly, we felt at home right from the get go. The room was very clean. The hotel staff made sure all our needs were met. We all had very satisfied tummies with their free breakfast. We'll definitely be staying here again!!!

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Zoilo R, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear you “felt at home right from the get go”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a very pleasant experience staying in this hotel. Marcia and Yadira are very friendly and Marcia even helped me change the cartridge on the printer (btw this is the first hotel I've stayed at that provides complimentary printing!!). The room is clean and the breakfast is great. I definitely do recommend this place.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Priscilla C, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear you “had a very pleasant experience” at our hotel. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rose, Ana, Elisa, Marcia and all the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Our first floor room was loud, next to exit door and elevator, so they moved us to a second floor room, no problem! It was much better. Breakfast was good with homemade pancakes, eggs, bacon, cereal, yogurt, fruit, etc. Rooms were clean. No complaints.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Beth S, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our hotel is “friendly and clean”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer a complimentary breakfast... More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here to celebrate 15 year anniversity. Upon arrival to room it was very clean and smelled good. Enjoyed staying here for the reason that there is a 7 11 across the street and there is a Rubios mexican grill restaurant to eat at which was delicious. Also enjoyed the pool, kinda small but yet very enjoyable. Overall the place... More 

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear A E, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our hotel is “friendly and clean”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer a complimentary breakfast... More 

Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was very clean , breakfast was great we loved the pancake machine Juan the manager was greeted us upon breakfast, The front desk girl Yadira was awesome she gave us a late check out and very friendly staff overall, I 'am palnning to return for spring break. Great location too.

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Howley66, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our hotel is the “best place ever”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer a complimentary breakfast and... More 

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Address: 4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area Hotel San Diego
Comfort Inn San Diego
San Diego Comfort Inn
San Diego Days Inn
Days Inn Mission Bay
Days Inn San Diego
San Diego Day Inn Mission Bay

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