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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Free decent breakfast was the reason we booked this hotel but there was a lot more the inn could offer. We got more than what we expected. We booked it through Student Universe and paid for the whole stay, but the booking system has some issues and the reservation didn't show up in Holiday Inn's database. So they helped us...

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

Dear moetech, Thank you for reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is our goal to provide our guests with exceptional service and we are delighted that you took notice. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near San Diego’s popular attractions and we...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Savannah and Ana were super helping us with our trip. Ana talked about local sights and restaurants, and Savannah helped with our online options and directions. Hotel was convenient to many sights, it was a really great experience!

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

Dear rabrasingtonsr, Thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We always strive to provide our guests with exceptional service and we are thrilled that you took notice. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near San Diego’s popular attractions and we are delighted that you got to enjoy them during your...

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Not a new place but clean and well managed and well maintained. Funky design. Parking was a bit tight. It actually has a small outdoor pool and a work out room. Breakfast was good and provided a decent variety. Don't expect high dollar, chef-cooked items. The site is about a ten minute drive from MCRD and Sea World. There is...

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

Dear Jeff S, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear that you thought our hotel was “clean and well managed and well maintained.” We work very hard in providing our guests with excellent service and we are so glad that you noticed. As you mentioned,...

Riverside, California
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Myself and my friend had another hotel booked for Thursday night 5/19/2016 apparently they said I cancelled the room (apparently they gave my room away and were booked) We were very fortunate to have called the Holiday Inn Express hotel and they were so welcoming on the phone and even more so in person Ana at the front desk was...

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

Dear mosqueda947, Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your stay here at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. Our goal as a hotel is to provide our guests with nothing but excellent service and we are so thrilled to hear that we accomplished that with you. Also, thank you for highlighting one of our staff...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Love this place. We had a huge room with two TV's and it was lovely and also very clean. Breakfast was sooooo delicious and the staff is super friendly (espacially the lady at the reception). Thank you so much holiday inn express. Parking is free :-D

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Since my review was "rejected" on the IHG website (I guess it was not positive enough), I thought I would share our experience here. After reading all the other reviews, I am convinced we were put in the crappiest room they have. I highly recommend that you avoid Room 331, which not only was cramped, it was hot and slopes...

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

Dear Intheair2night, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at our hotel. It is through comments like yours that we continue to improve our services and hotel for all of our future guests. We have rectified the issues in the room that you mentioned so that all of our future guests can enjoy...

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We have stayed at other Holiday Inn Express motels around the country and know that they are usually a solid choice. We were pleasantly surprised at how convenient this motel was to all the San Diego attractions and to the La Jolla area too. Mission Bay Drive goes right into Interstate 5 and downtown is only minutes away. The staff,...

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

Dear OKCtraveler43, 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, without exception, was personable and knowledgeable”. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do are centrally located near several of San...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I was surprised that the hotel was located in a such a central and busy area. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. We were located on the third floor so we had a view of the roof of the building next door. I would imagine that the rooms below us had views of a wall from their windows....

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

Dear Llyons02, 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 were all very friendly and helpful”. 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...

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Reviewed 30 April 2016

I recently spent 4nights at this hotel. Great location..centrally located if you want to go to the beach, Old Town, Coronado Island, etc. Breakfast buffet, free Wi-FI, and friendly staff. I accidentally left my "gas card" at the reception desk when checking out. Thanks again for mailing it to me.

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

Dear CelebrationTrip, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld/Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear we have friendly staff at our hotel. 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 of San Diego’s famous...

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I want to thank all the staff at the hotel, you guys are awesome. Every morning I went to breakfast (good options), breakfast ladies Elizabeth and Anna were amazing always keeping everything clean and helping us out with the coffee. Front desk staff was also very good, I will stay again. You guys made me feel at home. The weather...

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

Dear Jonesm74, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld / Beach Area. We are thrilled to hear our staff was amazing. 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...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre 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 Centre 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)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $135 - $292 (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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