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BEST WESTERN El Cid

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Santee, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in El Cid on our way north after wandering around Baja for a week. This place has been on our list of hotels for a while. Very glad that we were able to book rooms for our stop. The location is wonderful. Close to the touristy things in Ensenada, plus within short driving times for the Ruta de... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with my wife in this hotel for three nights. I traveled for business purposes, but my wife was on vacation. The hotel is very centric. There are a lot of restaurants, café and bar near the hotel. The room was clean, with a fridge, a mini-split air conditiones and a flat screen with cable. The only two problems... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Hotel is centrally located with safe parking, the room was comfortable and the staff went out of their way to make things enjoyable. The staff was LGBT friendly and recommended great restaurants near by. Will stay there again. Ensenada is a very safe town and was the drive from the Border!

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Thank robertnkenn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Clean & safe. Excellent wineries and restaurant in Valle de Guadalupe. The Ensenada fish market is an interesting sight with lots of fresh fish and about every type of seafood to eat right there or take with you. The hotel in located in an ideal city location. Its close to the harbor, city and very quiet. The building is older,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The hotels really charming the rooms are clean plenty of towels great view from my sliding glass window of the day, the maids are really sweet, everybody's very helpful, it's in the heart of everything The workers are really cute. There's restaurants everywhere because you're in the center of Ensinoda. Great places for breakfast all around, the 51 club at... More 

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Thank Thomas H
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

nice place to spend a night, old hotel, but very clean and great staff. Room was on 5 floor no elevator. Parking was good. Did not like the way the room was setup, it has a 2 step difference from the entrance to the rest of the room.

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Thank Gilberto A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed May 6th. It was a busy weekend and we had few options. First, they wouldn't honor the price on TripAdvisor. Second, they ran our card twice and said it didn't go through. Tried our second card on a second machine and it worked. What a scam. We are still waiting for the two charges on the first card... More 

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Thank Marcela Q
JoseRendon, Owner at BEST WESTERN El Cid, responded to this review

Dear Miss Marcela Q My apologies for any inconvenient this incident has caused you,. Best Western El Cid does not have the highest occupancy rate in Ensenada by scamming our guests, let me azure you this is an honest mistake, and I will make sure you receive your refund as soon as tomorrow. Please call our toll free number 1... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

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Thank Wallace T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here a while ago, a lil run down, the carpet definatly showed it's age, but clean and nice staff, close to restaurants and walking around. Ensenada is a pretty cool town. We had a great time. Pretty scenery.

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Thank flight000
New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My sister and i had a fabulous vacation at el Cid. hotel was clean and the employees extremely helpful and very attentive. Would stay here anytime. close to everything and you can bring your dog with you. Ensenada is a beautiful place to visit.

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JoseRendon, General Manager at BEST WESTERN El Cid, responded to this review

Thank you very much, we´re happy you enjoyed Ensenada and our property and hope you will come back son, we´re one of the two pet frienly hotels in town. Best Regards Jose L Rendon More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel has 52 Mediterranean style rooms offering a view either to the bay or to the pool from their private balcony. The decor of each bedroom is different and inspired by the rich Mexican culture. At the Best Western El Cid Hotel, you can enjoy the closeness, a few blocks, to the Riviera Cultural Center of the Pacific, the State Center for the Arts, the famous wagon "La Guerrerense", La Villa Mexicana plaza, the promenade and the civic plaza where cultural, gastronomic and musical events frequently take place. You can also explore the city by taxi, hired directly through our concierge. Near the hotel you can also hire: calandrias (horse carts), ATVs and bicycles to explore the city or move to the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN El Cid

Address: Ave Lopez Mateos 993, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > Ensenada
Price Range: $62 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN El Cid 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
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