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    Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area

    1661 Villa Cardiff Dr, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CA 92007-1153
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$162
    US$162
    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Dining (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good38%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    “front desk” (42 reviews)
    “san diego” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 246 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A pretty nice hotel in a residential area. Close to a couple of gas stations and a taco joint that's open pretty late. Parking can be a hassle if you return late at night as I did. The hotel room was adequate and pretty clean....More

    Thank Irvan S
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    Have stayed here a number of times over the years & each time has been a wonderful experience. Stayed for 2 nights this past week & had the pleasure of having LIZ check me in / assist me. Liz is sweet, professional & accommodating. Thank...More

    Thank geronimo248
    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 12 July 2017

    Dear geronimo248, Thank you for the kind words and for your comments regarding Liz. She does an outstanding job. We look forward to seeing you again. Best, AWN, GM

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I will start with the positive... the breakfast that was Included in the room rate had an excellent selection. The staff at the front desk were very welcoming. The beds were comfortable. Cleanliness was my biggest issue. The shower curtain was mold stained. There was...More

    Thank April Z
    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear April z, I am sorry this was your experience. We take condition of items, such as shower curtains and blankets, very seriously, and I’m sorry these items were unsatisfactory. I will speak with the staff and will do everything possible to improve. We hope...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Brooke at the front reception was very kind to my family during a difficulty. The breakfast was good and the rooms well appointed. You will find this place relaxing and enjoy the proximity close tot the beach.More

    Thank Pamelal0vest0travel
    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear PamelaOvestOtravel, Thank you for the kind words regarding your summer stay. Brooke is a phenomenal asset for us, and I want to thank you personally for providing your feedback about how she handled your needs during a tough time. We hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    We've stayed here on a number of occasions in the past. It's a former Country Inn location. Never disappointed, and wasn't on this occasion either. Comfortable room, good wifi, fridge, cable and more.

    Thank Laurie T
    Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 6 June 2017

    Hi Laurie T, Thank you for writing such a great review! We look forward to seeing you again the next time you are in Encinitas! Best, AWN, GM

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    #1 of 2 hotels in Cardiff-by-the-Sea
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$124 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 101
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Encinitas >
    • Cardiff-by-the-Sea
    • Also Known As
    • Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area Hotel Cardiff By The Sea
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (22)
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    Bathroom (7)
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    Nearby
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    3.14 km away
     
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    1.06 km away
    Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana
    217 reviews
    1.07 km away
    Nearby Attractions
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    53 reviews
    1.58 km away
    San Elijo State Beach Campground
    18 reviews
    1.26 km away
    Eli Howard Surf School
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    Lux Art Institute
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    Sarah E
    25 April 2017|
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    "Walk next door to Mexican take out, 99 cent fish taco's 24/7"
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    "Right off the freeway, close to the beach"
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