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Holiday Inn Express Sea World

2.5 of 5 3950 Jupiter St., San Diego, CA 92110
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Cochrane, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived at the hotel around 10.30 am on 1/24/2015. The front desk receptionist (sorry that I forgot her name, she is very very helpful) gave us bottle water and quickly get the room ready for us. Knowing that is bit early for the regular check in, we really appreciate her being so helpful to us, seeing my 83 year... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

For our 4 night stay in San Diego we chose this Holiday Inn Express location because it seemed to be closest to the sights we wanted to see. We got a great rate of around $125 night including the nice free breakfast and and found our choice perfect. It was quiet, clean, and everything we were looking for in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We needed an overnight on our way to Carlsbad from overseas for family business. We arrived at 1 AM but the night manager was there waiting for us to check in, when the service was supposed to close at midnight! He was so accommodating and made our check in so easy. Our room was gold standard as we expected and... More 

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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I drove to this hotel from the car rental place without taking the freeway. It was after dark and I was following the GPS. I drove through a questionable area that looked more suited to sailors on shore leave. I got to the hotel and parked in the unsecured hotel parking lot. I was a bit nervous walking to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

My family enjoyed our time in San Diego. Holiday Inn was very nice in comparison to the Wyndham Garden we wasted two nights at. We especially enjoyed the kind staff and breakfast. We easily saved 30.00 on breakfast each morning. We found the location perfect for our visit as we enjoyed the beach regularly and also went to Sea World.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The hotel was clean and efficient. It had a central location to desired destinations. The parking was free which was a huge bonus! The breakfast was included and had a wide array of selections. My only aggravation was at checkout. The advertised rate did not apply to weekends. This was not disclosed on the phone or on the internet. I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I would not recommend this Holiday Inn Express. Very old and small. The pool and hot tub was a joke. Felt like the location was in a very sketchy area of town and the views out our window was of a boat yard storage area...that looked more like a junk yard. Very disappointing. Choose the Holiday Inn Express close to... More 

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

Dear Liz A, Thank you for taking time to express your thoughts and concerns with us. I am sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your time in our hotel. We take comments such as these very seriously and would like to follow up with you. I have sent you a private message in an effort to obtain... More 

Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Very near to sea world sandiego Food was good Freindly staff Enough parking space. The tarrif are reasonable including the free breakfast Rooms were clean. Overall it, s a good budgeted hotel to stay near the sea world

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Address: 3950 Jupiter St., San Diego, CA 92110
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Sea World 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Sea World Hotel San Diego
Holiday Inn Sea World
Holiday Inn San Diego
San Diego Holiday Inn

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