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    Cardiff by the Sea Lodge

    142 Chesterfield Dr, Cardiff, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CA 92007-1922
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “fire pit” (41 reviews)
    “hot tub” (12 reviews)
    “ocean view” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

    If you don't want a cookie cutter box of a hotel room, this is where you need to stay in Cardiff-by-the-Sea. Every room has its own personality, and they are all great places to stay. The staff I met, Dawn, Bob, Anthony, and Tracy, all...More

    1  Thank Sean D
    Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

    Great little lodge in a quiet neighborhood with friendly, helpful staff. Unique rooms, free breakfast, free parking in a covered garage, but the greatest part is the rooftop garden/patio that has a hot tub and a fire pit. They'll even provide everything you need to...More

    Thank navyvet57
    Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

    Great getaway for my wife and I. Very close to the beach and had a view from our room. Room was large and nice. Great seating area on top to watch the beach and sunset. In the AM got up and had a fun jog...More

    Thank VLR55
    Reviewed December 6, 2016

    The ambiance of the Inn at Cardiff by the Sea is so refreshing that it has become one of those "visuals" recommended for stress release that I use when I am in-between visits. I was widowed just one year ago and felt the call of...More

    1  Thank shortlewislady
    Reviewed November 20, 2016

    I loved the uniqueness of the rooms all being a different motif. I got a choice of rooms by the front desk clerk, Dawn. I had a partial view of the ocean and the room was very large and comfortable. I too am SAD about...More

    Thank jjb883
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • $152 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    Response from Su R | Reviewed this property |
    minutes. its a wonderful place to stay
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    Response from vegas-vetran | Reviewed this property |
    They have the normal 3 o'clock check in time but remember there is nobody there over night I think they close the office around 7-8 and do not return till 7 ish the next morning. So if there's a problem at night there is a... More
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    "Try rooms 202, 206, or 209 that are all awesome!"
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    "maybe try airbnb?"
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    "Rooms away from the main drag are better. There is also a train that goes close by that can be noisy for..."
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    "Ask for an ocean view room, it's worth it!"
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