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Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Our cards weren't activated properly so for the 3 days we were there we had to go back to activate them. We were lucky one of us always had our ID or we would be screwed trying to get back into our room. The complimentary breakfast was ok. It was free so you cant really complain just do not expect...

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear 734marthap, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at our hotel. Please accept our sincerest apologies regarding the challenge you faced during your stay. We always aim to wow our guests and are so disappointed to have missed such an opportunity with you. Your concerns have been addressed with our staff, in hopes of making improvements. We hope...

Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We had a great stay at this property. Everyone was friendly and extremely helpful. The room & grounds were kept very clean. Nice breakfast with several choices. Very close to all of the sights and parks. Close to restaurants and shopping. Very easy to get from Howard Johnson's to MCRD, Old Town, San Diego Zoo. Very centrally located. Front Desk...

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Renaeas, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Howard Johnson San Diego SeaWorld. We are thrilled to hear our staff “was friendly and extremely 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 of San Diego’s famous attractions and are...

SoCal
Reviewed 16 January 2016

The walls are paper thin. You hear everything in the surrounding rooms. The shuttle service stops at night at 8 pm. We knew that and called at 7:58 for a ride. We were told too late. This is the second time we have used this motel on a recommendation from a friend, as a convenient place to stay and leave...

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear AddictedtoMauiSoCal, Thank you for investing your time in reviewing our hotel. We always aim to wow our guests and are so disappointed to have missed such an opportunity with you. Your concerns have been addressed with our staff, in hopes of making improvements. We hope that you would be so kind as to give us another chance and stay...

Prior Lake, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had wonderful service for everyone! The hotel was very nice and they were making upgrades to the exterior when we we there. We forgot a bag in the closet and they arranged for it to be shipped to us. What a life saver!!

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Tom L, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Howard Johnson San Diego SeaWorld. We are thrilled to hear you had wonderful service from our staff. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. On behalf of our entire staff, please thank your new Marine for his service...

Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The hotel facilities were adequate (not great). The desk clerk was very nice. However, we were there over New Years and had a sleepless night due to a group of young men coming in and out of the room till morning. In addition, there were some shady people in other rooms. The place really need security given the location. I...

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear DAB385, Thank you for investing your time in reviewing our hotel. We always aim to wow our guests and are so disappointed to have missed such an opportunity with you. Please accept our sincerest apologies regarding the challenges you faced during your stay. For your peace of mind, we would like you to know that security was available during...

Navi Mumbai (New Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 6 January 2016

It is a nice hotel. It was located near by to all to go places in my list. They also provide complimentary breakfast. I would stay here again if I go to sandiego.

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Ankitora, Thank you for taking the time in reviewing the Howard Johnson San Diego SeaWorld. We are thrilled to hear we are “a nice hotel”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and are delighted you were able...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 6 January 2016

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Rochester, Washington
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Although it's an older hotel it's in good shape. The room was clean and comfortable. They have the standard free breakfast. The staff was friendly. The room had a refrigerator and coffee maker. The room also had a flat screen tv, small couch and coffee table. They have shuttles to Sea world and airport. I would recommend it if your...

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General M, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Robert L, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Howard Johnson San Diego SeaWorld. We are thrilled to hear “the room was clean and comfortable”. We work hard in providing our guests with a well-maintained property and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do offer shuttle services and are delighted you were able...

California
Reviewed 5 January 2016

we stayed for 5 nights. very clean place and staff are helpful. price is reasonable. simple breakfast is provided. washing machine and dryer are working well. a great place to stay if you're in San Diego.

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Dear Ggs15, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Howard Johnson San Diego SeaWorld. We are thrilled to hear our hotel is a “great place to stay”. We work hard in providing our guests with a memorable experience and are so pleased to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and are...

Stockton, California
Reviewed 1 January 2016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World

Address: 3330 Rosecrans St, San Diego, CA 92110
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: RM421 - RM806 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Sea World 2*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Inn - San Diego Sea World / Airport Hotel San Diego
Howard Johnson San Diego
San Diego Howard Johnson
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#40 Green Hotel in San Diego
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“If you enjoy cereal for breakfast......you might want to bring your own, as the hotel's choices are very limited.”
 of 5 bubbles Longstreet7, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 205 is toward the back, quiet and spacious with two queens. It's on the side that doesn't face the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles IanI144, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“close to airport”
 of 5 bubbles mauricem931, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The location was great everything is very close and easy to reach.”
 of 5 bubbles 247tinalb, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Based on the age of our rooms and the exterior, I doubt there are any 'good rooms'”
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