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Holiday Inn Express Sea World

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3950 Jupiter St., San Diego, CA 92110
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Redmond, Washington, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights during our trip to San Diego. The room was clean and spacious. The staff was courteous and well spoken. I usually don’t stay often at Holiday Inn Express properties but I was pleasantly surprised and will consider staying at this location again. Breakfast was nothing to speak of but OK, I liked... More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on busy street next to car dealers. But excellent location close to sights and amenities in San Diego. Convenient to visit local attractions. On right side of city for La Jolla and I5 North. Front desk staff very friendly and helpful. The earlier comments about small parking spaces only apply if you want to park in the motel-style courtyard.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You pay for what you get! You are paying for a comfortable, clean place with parking which is very close to Sea World (approx 6 mins). This is a no frills place with awesome staff who are accommodating and attentive. If you are planing a trip to Sea world then book this place. The immediate area itself doesn't have much... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was conveniently located - close to airport, San Diego zoo, SeaWorld, Coronado beach, Mission Beach, and Old Town. Serves breakfast - eggs, pancakes, assorted sausages, bacon, yogurts, breads, etc. Breakfast area is quite small and often packed if you go betwen 7:30 - 8:30. Was surprised to see they still use styrofoam plates. No recycling bins anywhere to be... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear IowaGidget, We appreciate you sharing your experiences with regards to your stay at our hotel. We work very hard to ensure our facilities and guest services are superior and it is nice to read that the location of the property is a close proximity to your needs and regarded the cleanliness of the rooms. However, it is regrettable if... More 

Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Price is decent and location is really good. If you're looking for something clean and convenient and close to the PB area this would be a good choice. Tjey have rooms with two queens and a sofa bed for family. They do charge for extra adults tho.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Clean hotel, with free covered parking on street level, below the lowest floor of rooms. Free breakfast, starting at 6 am weekdays and 7 am on weekends. 1 mile from Sea World and 2 miles from Mission Beach. Bus number 8 runs to each, from outside the hotel. 4 miles to San Diego Intl Airport, and also to San Diego... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Nice little hotel about a Mile, maybe less, from SeaWorld. Has a small pool and a workout room, which was nice, but we checked in around the maids break time, all we could smell was chorizo. It was grossly overpowering. Other than that, it was a pretty clean place. The room smelled nice and clean.

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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141 reviews 141 reviews
15 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Stayed here with the family while in the area to visit Sea World and SD Zoo. Very good location for this. Only 5 minutes away from Sea World and 15 from the Zoo. Hotel is clean and quiet. The free breakfast is a big plus. Suites have a pull out couch for larger families. It's located in little bit of... More 

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Cochrane, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I stayed here for two nights with my wife, daughter, sister-in-law and niece. Our room had two queen beds and a sofa bed. Pros - good selection of breakfast items - comfortable bed - clean room - fairly close to some key places in San Diego Cons - parkade is crowded - could use some maintenance (for example, shower curtain... More 

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denver, co
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The hotel itself is clean and seems new. The staff was wonderful. The room was comfortable and with three kids we loved the extra pull out sofa. The beds were comfortable. Very convenient to all we wanted to do. The area isn't the best, but didn't really matter.

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