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Holiday Inn Express Sea World

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The Holiday Inn Express San Diego - SeaWorld Hotel is conveniently located only minutes away from the San Diego Zoo, San Diego SeaWorld, downtown San Diego, San Diego Old Town and the San Diego Waterfront.The Holiday Inn Express San Diego - SeaWorld is also only a few minutes drive from the San Diego Airport, and close to many local companies like Lockheed Martin, CSC, SAIC, CACI, EDS, and SPAWAR. Hotel features include complimentary hot full breakfast buffet, free local phone calls, and free high-speed wireless Internet. Visit beautiful San Diego and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego-SeaWorld Area.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 84 out of 100
64Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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We took a chance staying at this brand since it was close to the city center. Plus have had good luck with HIE in some cities, not the case here. The facility was dirty, the breakfast was pretty bad, the parking was creepy. We actually checked out a day earlier and moved to a
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The hotel is less than 10 minutes from the airport, in a commercial area not far from the Sports Arena. We stayed for a week while visiting the area and found the close access to Interstate 5 very convenient. Our room and bath were clean and as expected for this category
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Although getting to the hotel property is a bit tricky, once you arrive you’ll find that the accommodations are great. The staff are very friendly and accommodating, and the free breakfast has a nice variety of both cold and hot foods. We really appreciated the complimentary
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The underground (under building) parking was bright, but you had to walk outside to enter the lobby... from that moment I felt the hotel was dark. The lobby was lit, but just gave me a dark feeling. From then on, hallways, elevator, and room just felt off to me. The room was
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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World
Responded Nov 8, 2018
Hi PeterP6004, I hope you're having a great day, thanks for your recent stay! We take pride in our hospitality and it's great to know that our staff promptly addressed your concerns. I'm also glad that you found our complimentary coffee and internet adequate to your needs. On the flip side, I'm sorry to hear that you did not find our lighting to your liking. I've shared your feedback with the management to help spot areas that need to be worked on. We'd like to welcome you back as soon as your plans bring you again to the area. Safe travels, Jillian I Case Manager IHGService
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Thank you Jazmin for the expert cleaning! the room was well maintained and quite comfortable for exhausted travelers. The location was perfect for our weekend stay which offered easy access to the destination points of interest. The breakfast was good and a little too
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Nice marble
is the key card required to use the elevator to the rooms?
No. It's one elevator and somewhat slow.
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Is there a shuttle to/from the airport, Lego Land and/or Sea World?
Is there a shuttle to/from the airport, Lego Land and/or Sea World?
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"A room on the back side of the hotel may be quieter"
"Close to Sea World"
"Room in the back away from the busy street"
"3rd floor has better view"
"Not much to the views, so no real options there."
$139 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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