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El Cajon, California
Reviewed 10 September 2012

for being next to the freeway it was really quiet the rooms were really clean the staff was great housekkeeping was awesome . the rooms were a little pricy for weekly rate but we had a pet that charged 20 a day so other than that i would recommend people to stay here we were downstairs next to soda machine...

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review with us! We’re very happy to hear about your enjoyable stay! We hope to have you stay with us again!

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Stayed here 2 days during our 3 weeks ling California trip, covention in San Diego, so everything fullybooked. Ok budget motel, clean enough, small rooms, and the pool is actually on the freeway. (charming) Breakfast was extremely poor, not even a tea bag was available, a glass of chep juice, coffe, and milk and a small box of cornflakes, and...

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Alta Loma, California
Reviewed 4 August 2012

I have mixed reviews on this hotel. My sister booked 2 rooms for 3 nights on the last weekend of July. My sister's room is on the 2nd floor while our room is on the first floor. Staff stated that they don't have available rooms which are next to each other which is weird since if we booked 2 rooms...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 2 July 2012

I want to thank all the staff and especially the Jay and his wife for giving my football team from Las Vegas the best stay ever. They went out of there way to make sure everyone on our team was welcomed and there stay was perfect. I would recomend this hotel and there staff to anyone. Infact our football team...

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your comments. We're so happy to hear about your experience with us, our staff will definitely always go above and beyond to make sure you feel comfortable and happy with your choice of staying at our hotel. We will also greet you with a warm smile and make sure to have a clean and...

Texas City, Texas
Reviewed 1 July 2012

Very easy to locate, quiet, easy to get around. Nice and clean room with reasonable price, the office staff is professional, friendly and and very attentive. They did early check in for us per our request. we enjoy our stay, I would stay again.

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We’re very happy to hear about your pleasant experience at out hotel. As you mentioned, our location is excellent, very convenient. It’s great to know you were also pleased with the great quality you received for such an affordable price. We look forward to seeing you again!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 June 2012

We check in and there is no parking, the room, musty, old bed, at least 10 yrs old, chairs in room dirty and stained, bath stinky and tub stained, and the shower titles had mold, toilet didn’t flush properly, not even a clock in the room. The TV remote had black tape holding the batteries in. Head board had stains...

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Maywood, California
Reviewed 8 May 2012

The motel was by a freeway, which is very convenient. If you like it quiet, this isn't the place, The noise from the freeway was very noticeable on Friday night, not so much on Saturday night. The walls must not be soundproof, as the guests on Friday night were very audible and they had their TV on all night long....

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el cajon
Reviewed 8 March 2012

The place is safe and clean..very friendly service..The couple at the front desk are very kind and caring.A very good nights sleep.They even love your pets ,Pet friendly..and if you need anything you can call the front desk. Im happy to be here.I have a nice size fridge and microwave..plenty of room for my stuff.Thank you Relax INN

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your comments! It’s nice to hear about your pleasurable experience. Glad to know you enjoyed our amenities and exceptional customer service from our front desk staff. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to San Francisco!

Imperial Beach, California
Reviewed 28 January 2012

my expieriances at the relax inn have always been very pleasant,the only issues ive had have been with the shower valves(dont work correctly) and could use newer pillows. Thank you for all that you do. Thomas Lopez

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 7 November 2011

Hi, I stayed 2 days at relax inn... I must say that, it was really very good. good rooms & decoration, friendly staff.... gr8. i will be back. thanks.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great location and friendly service.Location is close to Sycuan Casino, as well as Barona Casino, Not too far to Downtown, the Gaslamp District which is filled with restaurants, nightclubs, shopping, museums and PETCO PARK home of San Diego Padres. The hotel is not far from the cultural Balboa Park, The San Diego Zoo, shopping (Parkway Plaza), and San Diego Airport. Our amenities include, but are not limited to, Microwave and Refrigerator available, and Swimming Pool. Great value visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Relax Inn and Suites

Address: 1220 W Main St, El Cajon, CA 92020-4110
Region: United States > California > El Cajon
Price Range: RM300 - RM587 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Relax Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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“The hotel is situated close to a very busy freeway,so it is advisable to keep the windows closed at night in order to get a good night's sleep.”
SueM444, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cannot say we have ever had a bad room there....”
RCrider, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask & you will receive”
X7688RQkathyc, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Ground floor in the farthest corner is the quietest.”
wnwlkr99, 17 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Ample size, king beds, safe, great microwave and fridge, quiet inside for sleeping”
RCrider, 8 Mar 2014 | Read review
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