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Kings Inn Hotel

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South Elgin, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here because of the reviews on Trip Advisor. Hotel was generally clean, a few cracks in the shower tiles. Price was great. Hot tub was clean and hot. Good size refrigerator. Short drive to beaches and parks. Received coupons to the zoo!

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Vista, California
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We invited friends for a birthday celebration, sharing the information with the check in staff - to our amazement they were able to book all our rooms together (7) and surprised the birthday girl with a fresh fruit platter and a bottle of wine. Our room was clean and fresh, great nightly rate. Breakfast at the Waffle spot was delicious!...

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Menifee, California
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The hotel was clean, but a bit on the noisy side (it did not have double pane windows). The location was great. The hotel was older, but at a great price. I like softer beds so for me the beds were on the hard side.

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice to have a one-stop place to eat and sleep. Good for our grandkids. Pool and spa were clean and nicely maintained. This place works hard to stay current, though it is from another era. Our room was clean. Beds were so-so. No issues of any sort for us. Kids loved Sir Waffelot character at the breakfast restaurant. Food there...

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Nevada City, California
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We had a very pleasant three night family stay. It had kind of a neat retro-vibe. The rooms were clean and quiet. The pool was fun and there were pool toys for the kids. The hot-tub was pretty large as well. The beds were firm but comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful. There was also a fridge in the...

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Victorville, California
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I was there on business. Compared to the last hotel I stayed at in this area and price range, this place was awesome! Clean rooms that smelled normal, comfy beds, cute decor, large mini fridge, no shady characters hanging about, and an awesome Mexican restaurant on site. It is a motel, so there are limits to the level of quality,...

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Newport News, Virginia
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I originally chose this hotel due to the consistent positive reviews on both TripAdvisor and Booking.com. Long story short, I wound up checking out after the first night. Coming from across the country into the issue that I encountered en route to the hotel was horrifying, but due to the courteous and assuring work of the front desk attendants at...

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David P, Manager at Kings Inn Hotel, responded to this review

We are disheartened to hear that your needs were not communicated in anticipation of your arrival. We apologize for any lapse in service. Your review does not shed much light on the matter and we hope you will consider reaching out to us via email. We hope to grow once we are are fully aware of our missteps. Please visit...

Vaasa, Finland
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

This is very nice hotel. I would describe it motelhotel because there is reception and rooms are around the pool area in two different floors. It is more cozy than boring hotel. You can park your car in the front of your room which is great. There is guest laundry room which has two coin laundry machines (one of them...

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Great room at a great price. Nice updated room with surf pictures. I enjoyed a night quiet night. I Would stay here again. Nice hotel clerks too. Pool area looked nice. Conveniently located on hotel circle in SD.

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Another great stay,didnt have to wait long in fab new lobby for a Waffle Spot table on Mothers Day weekend. The pool is so warm and clean. If you need to do laundry, it takes only 3.00 in quarters to wash and dry. Use the fitness room while you wait!

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David P, Manager at Kings Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to Kings Inn and for sharing your review. We are happy you enjoyed our new lobby and fitness room additions since your last visit. We will continue to find ways to improve our guests' experience and look forward to your next visit.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Amigo Spot
Amigo Spot
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kings Inn has been serving excellence in San Diego for over fifty years. Located in Hotel Circle of Interstate 8, we are three miles from SeaWorld and The San Diego Zoo and within fifteen minutes from nearly everything you will want to see and do while visiting America's Finest City.Our Full Service Hotel features all newly remodeled nonsmoking rooms, two restaurants and a lounge, a sparkling pool and spa that are heated year round,guest fitness room and over 4,000 feet of meeting and banquet facilities. Guests can enjoy the added benefits of free parking, free local calls and free WiFi.Kings Inn is privately owned and operated and is committed to providing comfortable accommodations, exceptional service and optimal affordability to our valued guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kings Inn Hotel

Address: 1333 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108-3408
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range: RM297 - RM621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kings Inn Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Also Known As:
Kings Hotel San Diego
Kings San Diego
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#3 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
#17 Green Hotel in San Diego
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“might want to request a room not in the front part of motel (freeway noise)”
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“Higher floor overlooking the swimming pool”
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“Top floor rooms seem very quiet.”
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