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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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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$211
          US$153
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          US$211
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          Overview
          • Excellent41%
          • Very good38%
          • Average13%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
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          “san diego” (24 reviews)
          “front desk” (41 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 8 August 2014

          After driving for twelve hours from Texas we arrived and I walked in to the lobby to check in at about nine o'clock at night. The night clerk was a little startled by me since i am a bald Mexican he probably thought I was...More

          2  Thank Richard G
          Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 14 August 2014

          Hi Richard G, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your stay this summer. I am sorry about the noise from the other guestrooms around yours. It is our goal to make sure noise does not disrupt your vacation, and I am...More

          Reviewed 2 August 2014

          We arrived at the hotel for a one night's stay just before midnight after driving several hours. Stayed up for a couple hours unwinding from the drive. At 8:30 in the morning we're awakened by a tapping at the door, pause, more tapping, pause, more...More

          2  Thank ingoodtasteonly
          Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 6 August 2014

          I do sincerely apologize for our housekeeping staff disturbing you during your stay with us this summer. There was no reason to disturb your sleep, especially after a long road trip, and we will certainly use this as chance to conduct some re-training about when...More

          Reviewed 17 July 2014

          Even though this hotel is in a popular area for family recreation - the actual location is not very pleasant for the price ($300 for one night for 2 people - special rate!). The hotel is set right next to the busy #5 freeway. The...More

          2  Thank adwrd
          Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 22 July 2014

          I am really sorry for the experience you had with us this summer. There is no excuse for being bothered with noise issues during your stay. We will immediately look into why the A/C was so loud. Our breakfast area does get very busy during...More

          Reviewed 16 July 2014

          I stayed there recently for one night to attend a local concert. Friendly nice helpful staff! Was originally placed in a quiet Queen sized room in the back of the hotel -- very clean and comfortable. Wanted a little more space so the manager moved...More

          2  Thank KBrow
          Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 22 July 2014

          Very cool review! Yes, our hotel is located close to some really fantastic destinations, including some the finest beaches in Southern California. I do recall moving you from the Queen bed room to the King sized room, and I am so pleased it worked out!...More

          Reviewed 13 July 2014

          We stayed here after a visit to Disney and everything was so good,The check-in was smooth with very friendly staff, the rooms were clean and large with a clean feeling and renovated. The breakfast was good internet was not goodMore

          Thank Vicky w
          Response from Andrew N, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach AreaResponded 22 July 2014

          Thank you for thinking of us after your Disneyland trip! Also, thank you for the feedback about the room. I do apologize for the internet issues you experienced during your stay. Given your feedback, I will contact our internet support team to make sure the...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • 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
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          • US$151 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 101
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          • Cardiff-by-the-Sea
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          Do you have a shuttle for visiting area attractions?
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from Camie41 | Reviewed this property |
          No there's no shuttle to sea world restaurants or anything you going to have to get a rental car the si if you stay at this hotel is pretty far away if you plan on going to some of the attractions like several downtown San... More
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