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San Diego, California
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80 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this hotel is very close to sea world. the hotel itself is OK, the room is just standard holiday inn ones. their service is very prompt and professional. the front office staff was very friendly and helpful. when we asked about microwave oven, they brought it up to the room in no time. they have breakfast with lots of varieties.... More 

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Wayne, Michigan
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24 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My then girlfriend and I decided to drive all the way to San Diego as the next leg on our trip. It is right off of I-5. Upon arrival, the hotel is very oddly designed. The check in area is separate from the rest of the place, connected via a carport and a narrow hallway, so you do actually have... More 

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Thank Keith B
Newark, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Upon arriving the hotel is not in the perfect location, it does have car dealerships but it is clean! The front office staff was courteous and friendly. Yadi was amazing with her kindness as she allowed us to store out luggage after a long plane ride but she made sure to pint out all points of interest. Liz in the... More 

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Thank leekeach
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Juan the manager who also checked us in went above and beyond for my family. Juan set us up in a beautiful 2 bed, room with free wifi and complimentary breakfast in the mornings. The housekeeping staff does a phenomenal job and the room was spotless every day upon arriving back.

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Thank Mark C
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to wow our guests and we’re happy to have achieved that with you. Also, thank you for highlighting... More 

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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights, we found the breakfast fantastic for free it really set us up for the day. The room was a good size and clean. Parking was free and we didn't struggle to find a space at all. The beach is about 2.5 miles walk but only $6 in a uber. We really enjoyed our stay here.

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Thank Kelly P
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Kelly, Thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable stay and we’re pleased to know that we accomplished that with you. As you mentioned,... More 

Yuma, Arizona
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86 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a tiny parking area, and a ity bity pool. The free breakfast was well stocked, the staff did a great job everyday of having everything out on time for the 2 weeks I was there. The room cleaning staff always had my room in perfect order before I got back from classes. The front desk staff were... More 

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Thank Cody G
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Cody, Thank you for investing the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re happy to hear that our hotel suited your needs and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always aim to leave our guests with a positive experience and we’re happy to hear that we accomplished that with... More 

Long Beach, California
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Happy to say that I found this location after a VERY bad night at a hotel across the street. Savannah greeted me with a smile as I entered the lobby, desperately seeking a new hotel for my final night in the area. Savannah was very empathetic as I described my very unfortunate stay at a hotel across the street the... More 

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Thank lbdale
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Ibdale, Thank you so much for your kind words on the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are so thrilled that we were able to save the day and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always aim to wow our guests with our customer service and we’re ecstatic that you got to experience it first-hand.... More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last minute trip to SD & booked this hotel same day/morning of check-in. I only chose this hotel bc it was one of the more cheaper hotels available. Overall this hotel was good enough just for the 1 night my boyfriend & I were there but I wouldn't stay there again. I was very unhappy about not getting warm/hot water... More 

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Thank 288BiancaR
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear288BiancaR, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Although we are happy to hear that our hotel suited your needs, please accept our apologies for the issues you faced during your stay with us. We always aim to wow our guests and we’re disappointed that we missed the mark with you. Your concerns are important to us... More 

Chandler, AZ
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 (two teens, two adults) stayed one night here in July for a quick trip to the beach. The room with two double beds was on the smaller size as was the shower/toilet room, but the sink area was large enough and the full length mirror in addition to the large vanity mirror meant that multiple people... More 

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General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear Love2HikeAZ, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we’re delighted to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is a budget hotel but you really get a bang for yer buck here! FREE breakfast, close to almost anywhere in San Diego, super friendly and accommodating staff. The rooms are either 1 king bed or 2 queens, both rooms are very clean and spacious.

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Thank John M
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for investing the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always aim to leave our guests with a positive experience and we’re thrilled to have achieved that with you. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

Address: 4540 Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-4919 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $116 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area Hotel San Diego
Comfort Inn San Diego
San Diego Comfort Inn
San Diego Days Inn
Days Inn Mission Bay
Days Inn San Diego
San Diego Day Inn Mission Bay
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