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El Cordova Hotel

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

13 months prior to my wedding, I entered into contract with El Cordova Hotel for a wedding room block. Throughout the year prior to the designated period of stay I visited the site 6 times. Meeting with staff, touring the property and adjacent businesses, viewing and ultimately choosing two specific rooms to be guaranteed. The importance of the two rooms... More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the location and charm of the El Cordova Hotel. We especially liked the two bedroom suite option for our family of 5. The mexican food at Miguel's Cocina was great and so was the atmosphere. You are in walking distance of everything including the beach. On the down side parking and checking in can be a challenge. They... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are delighted that you found the hotel charming and enjoyed the two bedroom suite; we agree it is a great option for a family. As you mentioned our location is terrific and we are glad you were able to take advantage of the close-by restaurants and beaches! We appreciate your comments regarding parking and... More 

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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Coronado, and El Cordova. We chose El Cordova both times because its location was excellent. The second visit we chose it for the location, but more importantly the treatment we experienced from the staff when we were first. They genuinely care about your visit and were amazing during both our stays! We also enjoyed... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the terrific review of the El Cordova Hotel. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your first stay and decided to join us again on a return visit! As you kindly pointed out, we like to think that our hotel's charm and great location really set us apart from other hotel options. We are so... More 

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff was friendly. Furniture was dated. Steep stairs to second floor. If u have problems with stairs be sure to request lower level. The matress was the worst ever. I believe it should have been replaced years ago. The hotel was located very well. The lack of sleep from the mattress really spoiled the trip. Hotel was nice.

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Kevin S, Front Office Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit to El Cordova Hotel. We are so sorry to hear that you were not able to get a restful night's sleep during your stay, and we apologize that we were not able to remedy the issue during your stay. We are always looking for ways... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well we had booked a regular room. When they found out it was my birthday, they gave us an upgrade. When you get to your room and see that it has double doors instead of one, you know you're in for a treat! The Casa Grande Suite was amazing, and the highlight of our San Diego trip. Such an amazing... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the A+ review for the El Cordova Hotel! We are so happy we were able to make your birthday celebration a bit more special with the room upgrade. Like you, many of our guests comment on our great location~ close to great restaurants and amazing Coronado Beach, with no need of a car. It would be an... More 

Carlsbad, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a night at the El Cordova to celebrate our 4th anniversary. We love Coronado for quick getaways, but we had never stayed at the El Cordova before. We caught a great rate for the room via Hotel Tonight and booked it. Upon check in we were greeted by two very helpful and welcoming ladies at... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the sterling review for the El Cordova Hotel. We are delighted that we helped make your 4th anniversary getaway even more special, and Hannah and Serena will especially appreciate your kind words about how much you enjoyed the room upgrade to a suite. We loved hearing your comments about the Spanish decor, beautiful grounds, courtyard pool, and... More 

San Diego, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We returned to this charming hotel for my special birthday. We Ubered there from University City, as we knew we wouldn't need our car. Our room was great. Very comfortable bed, and excellent service from all of the staff. Good Mexican food at Miguel ' s and also enjoyed the food at The Brigantine just a few doors down. I'd... More 

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your terrific recommendation for our hotel! We are delighted that you found our hotel charming and enjoyed local restaurants for your special birthday getaway. Future guests will find your comments very helpful, especially taking advantage of our pretty town for a quick mini-vacation so close to home! We wish you a Happy Birthday and hope to see... More 

Cupertino
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Loved the comfortable and big room. Fully equipped kitchen is a big plus when traveling with kids. Great location- close to beautiful beach, shops, restaurants. Staff were very nice and helpful . Highly recommended , especially for family with children .

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your high praise and recommendation to stay at our hotel. We agree that having a kitchen is super helpful when traveling with children. We are glad to hear your kind words about our friendly staff and central location. We hope you had an opportunity to visit some of the beautiful beaches, shops and restaurants you... More 

Mission Viejo, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Great and happy people! I love this place I'm gonna come more often cause they make you feel like home!! they have a very colonial Restaraunt! Thank You guys! .......................... The beach very close to the hotel so you not need to drive 😎

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Art, Everyone here at the El Cordova Hotel takes pride in our location, right in the heart of Coronado and close to the beach. Above all though, thank you for recognizing our dedicated team! We work hard to make a warm, welcoming environment for our guests. Reviews like yours not only tell us that we’re giving you an enjoyable... More 

Cathedral City, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Overall it a nice hotel, But our room was located right above the resturant and the occupants next door were VERY LOUD with their kids running up and down the stairs. We maybe got about 3 hours of sleep because the resturant started slamming chairs and sweeping at 6 or 7 AM. Rooms are definitely not sound proof. The tv... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rich in history, natural beauty and a charming Spanish hacienda style. El Cordova Hotel stands in the heart of the Village of Coronado Island, one block from the best beach in San Diego. Shopping, restaurants, theatre and recreational activities are within walking distance and the Hotel has four restaurants and twelve boutique shops on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Cordova Hotel

Address: 1351 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2916
Location: United States > California > Coronado
Price Range: $190 - $505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Cordova Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
El Cordova Coronado
Hotel El Cordova
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Coronado
#7 Business Hotel in Coronado
#7 Family Hotel in Coronado
#10 Romantic Hotel in Coronado
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