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1835 E Main St, El Cajon, CA 92021-5221
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#3 of 6 Specialty lodging in El Cajon
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A fun and functional great escape east of San Diego. Enjoy sunny warm California days and cool nights as this resort! Visit nearby Sea World, San Diego Zoo, Cornado Island, USS Midway Museum, Balboa Park and Old Town.
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Eli wrote a review Sep 2019
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This is the worst managed RV park that I have EVER stayed at. I seriously hope the owner, Sunland RV, does a thorough reflection of this property. We stayed here for 1 month this summer. The rate was $1000/month plus electric and a $250 security deposit. The first week we stayed here my credit card was charged $3000. We had to call and go in to the office repeatedly to ask for a refund. After another week of complaining, we were refunded $1000 of the $2000 we were owed, and told that the remaining $1000 would be held on to and refunded after we departed at the end of the month. This was completely unacceptable because we had already paid a security deposit! After another week of trying to get that remaining money back, we were refunded most of it back, minus $60 for a week of electric. Keep in mind, we were out of town that first week and not using A/C or water heater, and our electric is usually around $100/month. The final 3 weeks we stayed here, running A/C and water heater the entire time our electric was $113. Unfortunately we were never allowed to see the meter readings, so we cannot be sure who's electric bill we were paying that first week but it is extremely suspect. They day we left, we were told the $250 security deposit would be refunded in a couple days, minus the $113 for electric. After 5 days we called again. Then again after a week, 10 days, etc. At the two week mark were pretty upset. The ladies that work the front desk apparently don't have the ability to give refunds, only the manager Jim. We were never able to talk to Jim the manager over that month of being overcharged and being refused refunds, until the very end when we lost our temper. He did finally call us to refund the security deposit, but was pretty sarcastic about the whole situation. Needless to say, we will never stay at a Sunland RV property again, and wouldn't recommend Circle RV even if it were free.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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Response from SunlandRV, General Manager at Circle RV Resort
Responded Sep 9, 2019
Hi Eli, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We take all feedback very seriously here at Circle RV Resort and seek to provide only the best customer service to every customer who decides to stay with us. We are sorry to hear that your most recent stay did not meet your expectations and there were complications with your refund. We are constantly listening to feedback and are actively making improvements. Thank you again for providing feedback, we greatly appreciate it and are carefully taking measures to address your concerns.
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The_Rebel_Belle wrote a review Jul 2019
San Diego, California7 contributions11 helpful votes
This park is predominantly permanent residents and they’ll pack you in like a can of sardines. We felt the RV sites were a little close for comfort once your coach is set and your vehicle is parked as well as the many vehicles from neighboring sites. Lots of highway traffic noise too. The laundry room was spacious with newer front loader washing machines and dryers but expensive at $ 3.75 a pop for washing and drying. The landscaping was well groomed and the grounds appeared very clean. We never did find the dog park they claim to accommodate our furry friends; only a long dirt belt which looked to be under construction that maybe was once a pet area. But that said, they did have doggie bags available along with small waste receptacles. It would have been a much more pleasant stay if the adjoining tenants would pick up after their pets as well so that you don’t constantly smell the feces odor when you’re outside your coach. The only downfall of our stay was a group of campers that arrived on Friday decided to sate their livers on Saturday at the pool during the day and by late evening were extremely disruptive and belligerent. While security showed up on a couple of occasions it didn’t seem to faze the intoxicated adults as they proceeded to resume their party in the street just soon after the individual left. We will not return to this resort or recommend as apparently security and/or management cannot control their tenants to adhere to the resort rules and regulations in which they require your signature upon arrival. Other than that fiasco the resort was actually quite prior to their arrival.
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Date of stay: July 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from SunlandRV, Manager at Circle RV Resort
Responded Jul 22, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We take all feedback very seriously here at Circle RV Resort and seek to provide only the best experience for every customer who decides to stay with us. We are sorry to hear that your most recent stay did not meet your expectations. We are constantly listening to feedback and are actively making improvements. We hope you will return to the resort again so we can make sure your next stay is a 5-star experience. Thank you again for providing feedback, we greatly appreciate it and are taking measures to address your concerns.
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Larry K wrote a review Aug 2018
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Another tight-fitting California parking lot right next to the freeway. It was noisy almost twenty-four hours a day you can hear the highway traffic running by. Campground itself was quiet. I guess most of folks are local workers. Management of the site was real helpful and friendly. The first sight they assigned us was too awkward to get in with my camper so they reassigned us to a pullthrough. Mike the maintenance guy here was real nice and came by couple of times to see if we were doing ok. Paid $500 for the week.
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Date of stay: August 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Redonion12 wrote a review May 2018
Savannah, Georgia63 contributions22 helpful votes
NOT BIG RIG FRIENDLYL! The sites are very close together with few pull thru’s. Full time residents park in the street making it difficult to park in your site. Asked office for help in getting to site, they were no help. Had to ask full timers to move vehicles That I may get in my site. Fire Marshall should inspect this place. If you have a big rig, STAY away. We even had trouble leaving, Road noise is only a minor problem. Dog run, don’t do it. No place to walk doggies! Trip Advisor rates this place excellent. If you are full timer in a small rig, no dog and do not are who block the drive ways then this is for you. Excellent my foot!!
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Date of stay: May 2018
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Shellee C wrote a review Sep 2017
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Stayed for a few months. I loved it. Would definitely recommend to friends and family. The staff is so sweet and respectful. Prices were great. Other guest were very nice and respectful. I look forward to staying again in the future.
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Date of stay: September 2017Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from SunlandRV, Public Relations Manager at Circle RV Resort
Responded Sep 12, 2017
Thank you for the positive review. We have shared it with the team. We appreciate that you enjoyed your stay. Safe travels, and we hope you will return soon.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Circle RV Resort
What are some of the property amenities at Circle RV Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, meeting rooms, and laundry service.
What are some restaurants close to Circle RV Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Janet's Cafe, Mamma Rosa's Restaurant, and Marieta's East.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Circle RV Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Circle RV Resort?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.