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Cardiff by the Sea Lodge

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A block from the beach in a laid back beach community, fire pit & Jacuzzi in roof garden lounge, breakfast included, all rooms unique decor, many restaurants nearby
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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The staff at the Sea Lodge is very friendly, attentive, and well trained. I chose the Sea Lodge because of its proximity to my company's Christmas party and didn't want to drive too far after the party. It's the best place to stay within the immediate area by far. But I'm
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This is a very quaint, affordable place. Needs a little updating - refrigerator buzzed loudly, old fashioned TVs. Staff was very pleasant and accomodating. The Continential breakfast was quite nice, serving fruit, juice, pastries, coffed and tea.
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We love visiting this charming hotel, close to the ocean. Each room is different and cozy. The best part is the rooftop haven with gorgeous views of the Pacific, especially at sunset. They have a hot tub and fire pit up there along with comfy seating. We brought our breakfast up
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Perfect getaway to my favorite beach in Cardiff! Close to the best donuts in the area, great Pizza and other quaint restaurant as well. Plus a beautiful ocean view - Cardiff by the Sea Inn was exactly what you need for an relaxing getaway!
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We have been to San Diego on multiple occasions for both business and rest. This time we decided to venture north instead of simply finding a good deal in San Diego proper. We are glad we did. Cardiff by the Sea Lodge is a great place to stay to get away from the crowds and
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You MUST stay here ! Any room is perfect 👍😘
You MUST stay here ! Any room is perfect 👍😘
Sunsets made in heaven
A short walk. No car needed.
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how far in your Lodge from PCH?
minutes. its a wonderful place to stay
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Aloha I was wondering what time is the check in for your rooms?
Check in hours are from 3pm to 11 pm, there is no one on property after those hours.
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"Go now before they renovate and probably raise their prices!"
"Ours was in the front where we could just walk around to the chairs overlooking the ocean."
"The Country Room had the most comfortable bed!!"
"Commuter train noise is less in rear rooms, but you loose the view."
"Paradise Room is pretty cool and comfy"
US$134 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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