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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Sea World - Beach Area

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

It's a nice hotel if one wants to stay near sea world and missions beach. The staff was cordial and the break fast was good. But, I called the front desk twice and both times it was unanswered. Otherwise, it's a good hotel to stay with family.

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

Dear Veris_15, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear “the staff was cordial”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and are delighted you were able to enjoy...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed November 30, 2015

Really nice hotel with an extremely friendly staff. Rooms are clean. Wifi is average but if you are here for the vacation you don't necessarily need a strong one. Front desk is helpful. Located in a good neighborhood and centre of the city.

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

Dear Nik_0107, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear we are a “really nice hotel with an extremely friendly staff”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we are...

Los Angeles. CA
Reviewed November 26, 2015

We stayed one night at this hotel and booked it through hotels.com for about $100/nt including tax. We needed a place to spend the night after a late arrival and an early meeting the following day. Free parking with breakfast included. The 2 free water bottles in the room were a nice touch. Hotel is an older building that has...

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

Dear Luv2travel2010_12, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast, as well as parking, and are delighted you were able to enjoy it...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed November 22, 2015

i stayed here for a few days, the front desk agents are really sweet. every morning i stopped by for the newspaper and they always greeted me with a big smile. Breakfast was good with a lot of choices. I will definitely stay here again.

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

Dear nnbnn41, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear you had a “very good stay” at our hotel. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast...

Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

We have been on the road for almost 3 weeks and have just stayed 2 nights. Very friendly at reception, nice clean room with a very comfy bed, breakfast was quite good and not too busy. The only complaint is that the bathroom is a little small but that be changed now. Overall vet happy with our stay.

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

Dear Rob T, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear you had “a great stay” at our hotel. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary...

Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

The area is a car dealership and congested business area. It has a loud mainstreet that runs all night. On to the room. When we entered the room, it smelled as if something recently died in the room. It was an odor that something had gone rotten or decayed. Not a musty or mildew smell, but that smell that honestly...

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

Dear Jeff M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at our hotel. I am deeply disturbed that you experienced these issues as our hotel is completing its quarterly deep cleaning of our guest rooms and public areas. I thank you for acknowledging our personnel running breakfast as they truly exemplify what we...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed November 9, 2015

When I first arrived, I was greeted by Marcia and Ana who were great! Marcia checked me in and accommodated me in my request, she was excellent! The room was in very excellent condition and clean which was a plus!! I really appreciate that they provide complimentary water bottles every day, most hotels charge, so I thank Holiday Inn Express...

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

Dear FreeSpiritTrvler, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our staff was “excellent”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. We hope to see you again, during your next trip to San Diego. Once more, thank...

Reviewed October 31, 2015

The customer service is fantastic. Kuazine answered all of my questions and went the extra mile to help resolve/explain an accounting question. The rooms are very nice and the beds are comfortable. Great place to stay.

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

Dear Pete Y, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear “the customer service is fantastic”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. We hope to see you again, during your next trip to San Diego. Once...

Oregon City, Oregon
Reviewed October 23, 2015

Cecily went above and beyond to help us out! She was amazing and I've never had a rep. at a hotel jump through hoops to assist in any way that she could like Cecily has! She gave us advice on where to eat, she wrote out directions, she made a reservation for us to a yummy restaurant. Cecily ROCKS! Thanks,...

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

Dear Judy, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our staff “went above and beyond to help”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near several eateries and are...

New York City, New York
Reviewed October 23, 2015

I absolutely adored this place. The breakfast buffet was so great. Good options and always PLENTY of food. The front desk staff was so great. Kuazine was an absolute pleasure. We called him for some essentials we forgot and he personally made sure everything was given PRONTO. We also needed tidying past a certain time and he did his best...

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

Dear Ashleymacy, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear you received “great service”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and are delighted you were able to enjoy it...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

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

Address: 4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $122 - $256 (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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#43 Green Hotel in San Diego
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms with king bed are very big. We had room number 337 - it was huge and comfortable room.”
 of 5 bubbles dominika20172017, Feb 20, 2017 | Read review
“Try on getting one away from the street”
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 of 5 bubbles tepo80, Jan 27, 2017 | Read review
“back side because of traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles BettyL353, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“Limited breakfast choices for vegetarians”
 of 5 bubbles Kaashee, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles handymantulsa, Nov 8, 2016 | Read review
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