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Holiday Inn Express Sea World

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3950 Jupiter St, San Diego, CA 92110-5119
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Needed a place for a one night stay in the San Diego area. The price and closeness to the airport brought me in. GPS took me through a back alley area to avoid a long u-turn. A little worried, but once I arrived at the hotel, I felt better. Not recommending walking around a lot at night though. The parking... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms. Quiet hotel. Close to Sea World and Airport. Parking was free and the complimentary breakfast was delicious. Breakfast gets crowded so grab it and head back to your room. Hotel also has a noon check out which is great. Pool and hot tub are outside and clean.

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Thank Frank S
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for our our hotel! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us! Thank you again and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you! Best Regards, Hotel Staff (619)226-8000 Holiday Inn Express Sea World More 

Vail, Arizona
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52 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Overall the hotel is in a great location just down the street from Sea World. Also there are many restaurants and fast food places to eat within a mile of the hotel. The staff at the hotel were very nice and professional. Breakfast was okay, but again the staff was really friendly serving the food. The only issue was when... More 

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Thank Carl G
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

We would like to apologize for the noise inconvenience that you endured while staying here with us, we would like to reassure you that your comments and concerns are the key to success for our hotel and we strive to improved based off our guest reviews. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the rest of your stay here... More 

Hyderabad, India
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The hotel is located close to sea world and has got nice eating places nearby. We were given a room with two queen beds which was very spacious. The breakfast was had a very nice spread and the staff were friendly and efficient. Oh and free parking was available which is very convenient if you are doing a road trip.... More 

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Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for our hotel! We are so excited to hear that you enjoyed everything about your stay here with us! Thank you again and we hope that you choose to stay with us again. Thank you. Best Regards, Hotel Staff (619)226-8000 Holiday Inn Express Sea World More 

Anchorage, Alaska
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22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Stayed one day after an all day visit to Sea World. The location was okay. Lots of restaurants and Target down the street for a few last minutes things we needed. Breakfast was good but sitting area was small and it filled up quick. Room was average. Best was the very nice front desk staff!

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Thank Kelly O
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Kelly O, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are pleased to know that you found our front desk staff to be very nice. However, we would like to apologize for falling short of your expectations regarding our breakfast area and rooms. Reviews like yours are very valuable as they... More 

Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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84 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

While the 4 bedded room was okay the bathroom was very badly designed and small. One has to squeeze himself into the bathroom as the door is too close the WC. Not even possible to keep the foot towel on the floor. Tea - coffee were not available throughout unlike other Holiday Inn Express properties. While the location is convenient... More 

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Thank Abhay_Mishra
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Abhay_Mishra, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are pleased to know that you found our location to be convenient. However, we would like to apologize for falling below your expectations regarding our bathrooms and breakfast selection. Reviews like yours are very valuable as they enable us to target areas... More 

Fresno, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Convenient location. Close to mission beach & sea world & down town area. Close to shopping and restaurants. Clean spacious rooms with a refrigerator. Delicious hot & cold variety breakfast & fresh baked cookies daily. Staff was very friendly & helpful. Hotel security patrols property for a sense of security. Clean heated pool, hot tub and gym. Would definitely stay... More 

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Thank Nicole
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and for rewarding us five stars! Thank you again and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you! Best Regards, Hotel Staff (619)226-8000 Holiday Inn Express Sea World More 

San Diego, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

I made this hotel my home for several weeks. It nice and clean everywhere. Access to everywhere in San Diego is extremely easy. But what sets this location apart from is the people. Customer service and guest services from bottom to top, from top to bottom is, simply put: AMAZING. Trying to name just a few would do no justice... More 

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Thank Hudi E
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Hudi, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us during the duration of your stay! It is our staffs responsibility to make our guest feel like home. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for our hotel and we hope that you choose to stay with us again... More 

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38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

This place is 5 minute drive from sea world. Very convenient. Rooms were clean, although the king room we stayed in was pretty tiny and didn't have much room around the bed. Breakfast was pretty good with sausages patties, eggs, muffins, pan cakes juices, fruits and milk. As most reviewers complain, the parking spots marked are too tight, makes you... More 

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Thank RohanLikes
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear RohanLikes, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for our hotel! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you again and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you! Best Regards, Hotel Staff (619)226-8000 Holiday Inn Express Sea World Area More 

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20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Picked this due to its proximity to the Marine Corps Recruit Depot. Rooms were clean, hotel lobby was nice and front desk and housekeeping were very friendly. The free breakfast included pancakes, biscuit and gravy, cereals, Danish, and bacon and sausage. The only issue we had was with the parking. We drove a Town & Country van and had issues... More 

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Thank ktypatt
Karen L, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear ktypatt, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our hotel! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us based on our location! Thank you again for your time and we cant wait to see you again soon! Thank you! Best Regards, Hotel Staff (619)226-8000 Holiday Inn Express Sea World Area More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Sea World

Address: 3950 Jupiter St, San Diego, CA 92110-5119
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $150 - $380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Sea World 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Sea World Hotel San Diego
Holiday Inn Sea World
Holiday Inn San Diego
San Diego Holiday Inn
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