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    Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

    1645 E Plaza Blvd, National City, CA 91950-3722
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    06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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          $124
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          Traveler (34)
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          Dining (9)
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          Overview
          • Excellent50%
          • Very good30%
          • Average13%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible3%
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          “comfort inn” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Fitness center
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair access
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

          Old and worn out hotel. Noisy and smelly a/c. Room smells rotten and old. In room safe not working. The pool area is small and not as clean and nice as the hotel pictures on tripadvisor. A 2 star experience but thanks to the following...More

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          Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

          I had just came back from working in Japan and I had to stay at a hotel for a month before I got settled into a house. Looking for a halfway decent hotel with a good price is difficult. But I found holiday express in...More

          Thank Crystal D
          Response from Rose F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

          Thank you for taking the time to write The Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City a review. We are extremely happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay at our property. Our staff work very hard to ensure a great experience for all...More

          Reviewed February 14, 2017

          I've stayed here a couple times now here is my assessment. Pros #1 The place was clean #2 the staff was friendly, I had fun getting dinner suggestions from the front desk :-) #3 I like the ability to do my own laundry in the...More

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          Response from Rose F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

          Thank you for your kind feedback! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to taking care of you again during your next trip out to San Diego!

          Reviewed January 22, 2017

          Overall this is an average remodeled Holiday Inn Express from probably a much older building. It is in an average residential neighborhood, located very close to freeway 805. The included breakfast is convenient but you probably don’t want to eat for consecutive days (see below)....More

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          Response from Rose F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

          Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We are constantly striving to provide upgrades for our guests to ensure the most comfortable stay possible so we will take your feedback to heart. We hope to welcome you and your...More

          Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

          I am a Spire Elite member and spend a lot of time in IHG properties throughout the world. Most of the rooms are very similar based on the hotel type, but the staff (particularly the front desk) are what make the difference. I was here...More

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          Response from Rose F, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

          Thank you for your lovely comments about our hotel and staff. We are very pleased to hear that you a had a wonderful time here at The Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • $125 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 91
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          • National City
          • Also Known As
          • Comfort Inn South Bay Hotel National City ,
          • Comfort Inn National City ,
          • National City Comfort Inn
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          Traveler (34)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          genepatter
          How far to trolley
          November 9, 2015|
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          Response from General M | Property representative |
          Hi Genepatter, The nearest trolley station to our hotel is 24th Street Trolley Station. It is two miles from our hotel.
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          Lindsay S
          How far is it from the Trolley to San Diego?
          June 7, 2015|
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          Response from SDBolts619 | Property representative |
          As mentioned by Captjrk, the 8th street trolley station is about 2 miles from our hotel. San Diego MTS bus lines 962/963 and 929 stop right by the hotel and can get you to the trolley station in just a few minutes. Commute... More
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          "If you are a smoker get a room on the end so you can go out on the balconies, if you want peace & quiet..."
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          "Choose the top floor if you don't want to hear people above you all the time."
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          "The rooms facing the front parking lot get too much morning sunshine."
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          "Rooms on the 4th floor away from the elevator are the best"
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