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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

view of golf coarse was awesome , staff is helpful, rooms are awesome, food was great , drinks were great, golfing was excellent, very relaxing , i would recommend this place to everyone, i travel to San Diego monthly and i just booked my room for November.

Thank Magen A
Tucson, Arizona
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47 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is old and a bit outdated but clean and comfy. Our room was a bit dark with drapes drawn and all the lights on. The staff was friendly, and helpful. Too bad they don't offer free breakfast like other hotels in the area for a similar price. However they did provide a frig in the room but no... More 

Thank kareninaz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in room 214 with two double beds because it was the cheapest rate on trip advisor. Room was fairly nice. Clean. Iron and portable ironing board hidden under the refrigerator. No microwave. Personal coffee maker with super weak coffee. Single pane windows facing out on a covered walkway, so you do get a noise from the outside. The walkway... More 

Thank evilipoo
Gilbert, AZ
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The rooms were nice just lacking small touches to make it a better place. Towels were cheap and not enough bedding supplies for the large room we had for a family. Plumbing issues in our room with this LOUD sound coming from the wall when the water was turned on. The pool area was great.

Thank TeacherNMesa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a motel. This means that when you walk out your door you're outside. I may have missed this in the photos but my expectations of a "resort" were not met. The room was updated but it was still cold and not as modern as expected.

Thank Sharon S
William H, Manager at Carlton Oaks, responded to this review

Good morning Sharon, We're sorry to hear that your expectations were not met. We work hard to ensure our guests are happy, and we would appreciate any input regarding changes that could be made. Our sincerest apologies, Will Henry More 

2 reviews
Reviewed March 23, 2016

It was dark when we first drove up. Upon opening the door to the room, we drew in a breath of excitement and relief. A beautifully updated, designer room awaited us! It was spotless and smelled wonderful. A backdrop of Mountains spotted the view as fog misted the gorgeous golf course our room overlooked. This hotel was priced right, and... More 

Thank Paulette G
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Hotel is older but nicely remodeled. We were visiting relatives in Santee and I would not recommend staying at any of the other hotels in Santee or El Cajon. Safe neighborhood. The room has a weird layout. Bed is comfortable, nice lines. Did not try pool or bar/lounge. You are close enough to Mission Gorge that takes you to many... More 

Thank TKA820
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2016

Really great find! Ashlyn helped me in making a reservation. Very friendly and helpful. It was a pleasure to have her check us in as well. Joy was also at the desk and was very sweet. Great great staff! The room was clean, updated. Love the sliding barn door for the bathroom - very classy! Lots of storage in bathroom.... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2016

My husband and I golfed and stayed here. All very pleasant. Rooms facing the driving range are good but so are the ones that appear to face the parking lot. There are lots of trees so the view of the cars is masked. Rooms are totally updated and very clean. They've done a good job on an older building. Great... More 

Thank Looncry
Redondo Beach, California
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74 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

I love the golf course at Carlton Oaks. It's one of the best kept secrets in San Diego. It's a little inland, which is why it's such a hidden gem. Rates are decent, and I've always had good course conditions. The restaurant and bar has good food, at reasonable prices, with friendly service. I've never stayed in the lodge, but... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Carlton Oaks

Address: 9200 Inwood Dr, Santee, CA 92071-2310
Location: United States > California > Santee
Price Range: $110 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carlton Oaks 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Carlton Oaks Country Club San Diego Hotel Santee
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“You can choose golf course or parking lot side”
 of 5 bubbles TKA820, Mar 20, 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor is good although because it's a motel style with outside hallways, you tend to keep your curtains closed.”
 of 5 bubbles Looncry, Feb 16, 2016 | Read review
“I think the best rooms face the practice golf area but not great.”
 of 5 bubbles GeneG126, Dec 9, 2015 | Read review
“King rooms with a golf course view. First floor if you don't want to walk the steps!”
 of 5 bubbles McCoolpurpose, Aug 27, 2015 | Read review
“Have not stayed at the hotel. Have seen the pool area. It is generous and clean. Right outside the restaurant/bar.”
 of 5 bubbles marilu414, Aug 21, 2015 | Read review
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