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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we visit San Diego and the area, we stay here and absolutely love it. The location is great and our kids love the court yard. The restaurant is fabulous, which makes our stays even better. We can't wait to come back.

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

Thank you for the wonderful review for El Cordova Hotel. We are thrilled to be your favorite hotel in the San Diego area! We are so glad to hear that the kids enjoyed the courtyard and of course, our location close to the beach and terrific restaurants makes us a perfect choice for families. We are honored that you continue... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to tell everyone who's looking to come to San Diego California if you're looking for a wonderful place to stay that would be El Cordova the people are the most courteous nicest willing to please you in every way and they do and they have and I would like to say I'm living it up in the... More 

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

Dear Kim~ thank you very much for your terrific review and recommendation to stay with us here at El Cordova Hotel! We take pride in providing our guests a wonderful hotel experience and your kind words about the helpful staff and great accommodations make us very happy! We will be sure to share your comments with the staff to let... More 

Columbia, Missouri
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience! We had a suite with 2 bedrooms, 1 queen sleeper couch & 3 full bathrooms, living room area, kitchen with bar & dining area. Our daughter got married on the beach on Coronado Island. Accomadations were wonderful! We were able to walk to beach for wedding & then about 8 family members met before &... More 

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

Many thanks from the El Cordova Hotel for your review and congratulations! We are honored that you chose to stay with us for this special event. We love hearing that you were able to walk to the wedding, and that you enjoyed the spacious room and outdoor areas with friends and family. We think that our location, beautiful patios, and... More 

Carlsbad, New Mexico
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in room 94 which was on the second floor next to the street. Could not believe how much noise came from the Mexican restaurant outdoor cafe in the middle of the hotel, the other restaurant immediately below our room and then the street. Noise stopped around 11 at night and then the traffic noise started at 5:30 the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in San Diego and decided to take a 1 night staycation in Coronado to celebrate my birthday. I stayed on a Sunday night into Monday morning, I got a last minute deal through TripAdvisor on a basic queen bedroom for the night. The room itself had no issues, basic bed and bathroom situation. The AC was nice and... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We agree that Coronado is a great "staycation" and a great way to celebrate a birthday! Our location is within walking distance to great restaurants, beautiful Coronado Beach and other local attractions, and future guests will appreciate your tips on parking and restaurant options. We are delighted that you would... More 

San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

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 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

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
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

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 

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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: $163 - $335 (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 Family Hotel in Coronado
#7 Business Hotel in Coronado
#10 Romantic Hotel in Coronado
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