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Warwick, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

You could not ask for a more conveniant location. Seaworld is literally right down the street. The ocean is a five minute drive from the hotel. Old Town San Diego less than ten minutes. The highway to get downtown has an on ramp next to the hotel. As far as the hotel goes; I've stayed at many HIE and this... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Holiday Inn always provides good service. The rooms are basically all the same with the usual reliable amenities,service and great showers. This property is very close to Seaworld and was our first choice, so we were delighted when there was a vacancy.After dark was a bit scary as we encountered several homeless persons just crossing the road to go to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Great hotel with super friendly and knowledgeable staff. We came for the Audubon Bird Festival. We did not want to hassle with a car rental and hotel staff helped with transportation options (taxi, public transport, maps, suggested routes) so we could get to the festival and to downtown. Really easy!!! There is a bus stop right on the corner with... More 

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Rocklin, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

The hotel staff was very nice! Hotel in very close to Sea World and Golf courses. Hotel Breakfast is good the breakfast room is rather small. Denny's is right across the street.

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Edmonton, AB/Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

The hotel was a little difficult to find even with a GPS. If you don't take the turn immediately you will end up on the freeway and waste an abundance of time. Don't let the exterior of the building fool you.l As you enter the building you are greeted very friendly by the front desk. The reception area is tasteful,... More 

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IHGCare, IHGCare at Holiday Inn Express Sea World, responded to this review

Dear DaisyMae, Thank you for your review and being so detailed in the good, the bad and the very good! Whilst I am pleased with the good and the really good comments, I truly thank you for bringing the back door concern to our attention as this gives us the opportunity of improving what we already do. We will address... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

Great value for money near Sea World. Service was impecable at check-in and check-out. Very nice with many inclusions such as wifi, breakfast, parking. I wish more hotels were that clean and easy to deal with. Expect a stampede near the breakfast bar in the morning with very small tables to eat but for the breakfast was decent and food... More 

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Just returned from a 6-night stay here and we were thoroughly impressed with our 2 queen, 1 sofabed room. Great space, newly renovated rooms, floors, and lobbies, and enough space for the 5 of us comfortably in our room. We enjoyed the full breakfast daily and felt the staff couldn't have been nicer and more than accommodating. Even one day... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

This is a wonderful Holiday Inn Express that had just been renovated throughout the hotel, so everything was fresh and attractive. The location was ideal with easy access to two major highways: I-8 & I-5., which was important so we easily could get around the city. It also is very close to Sea World. The front desk team, especially the... More 

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Monroe NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We probooked this hotel to get a better rate, we were pleasantly surprised at the quality this hotel offers. I would rate this hotel anytime on-par we a Hilton or Sheraton hotel! The rooms are spacious, our room had 2 double beds (4 pillows each - soft & firm) + a sofa bed that opened into another bed - with... More 

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LA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

We enjoyed our stay there. Clean rooms, nice breakfast to start our days, wondered staff,and 5 minutes to Sea World. The area around the hotel is so so. I wouldn't recommend walking outside, and the parking stalls are a little tight. The underground parking could use security gates or a guard, but we didn't see any problems during our stay.... 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
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $140 - $237 (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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