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    Best Western Continental Inn

    650 N Mollison Ave, El Cajon, CA 92021-5618
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good19%
    • Average18%
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    • Terrible15%
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    “future trips” (3 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We spent 14 days in Best Western hotel, it is good motel, with suitable breakfast, good location in the centre of the city service and cleanliness were good , quite place . I do not need to write long review to cover all services and...More

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    Thank 252jamala
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    Reviewed 19 September 2016

    After trying to find a last minute hotel in the San Diego area on a very busy weekend, that wasn't a flea-bag hotel, we found The Best Western Continental Inn, El Cajon. We were very pleased with the friendly welcome by the staff and the...More

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    Thank Mark C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    There wasn't a whole lot near where we were playing, so this location wasn't bad. I do think the price was a little high for El Cajon. Almost $200 a night. But, it was nice inside and the staff was extremely nice.

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    Thank P642EMteresam
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hotel is average nothing special it's a place to sleep. The price is worth it during the week but definitely not on the weekend. If you want Breakfast you need to go early its very small but it gets the job done. If your a...More

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    Thank roxinez
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Enjoyed it very well. Book them directly and save $15. Booking.com over charged me. I frequently travel to San Diego for my daughter Softball travel team. I lived in El Cajon for three years and enjoy the area very much. family and friends. Its close...More

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    Thank Oscar L
    Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU
    952 reviews
    #46 of 278 hotels in San Diego
     
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 97
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    • El Cajon
    • Also Known As
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    • El Cajon Best Western
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    jent6868
    19 August 2015|
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    Response from raychael84 | Reviewed this property |
    This hotel is a last exception I've stayed at better motel six than this esp the customer service hands down one of the worst places don't do it unless you have to and remember you have to canc within 48 hours
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    "A good secure safe island in not the safest neighborhood in El Cajon. my compliments to the staff and..."
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    "I have never had a bad room at this facility, and, it is very convently close to the freeway"
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    "Get a suite however do not stay here"
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    "The rooms in the three story structure is quieter as it is further from Interstate 8 traffic noise."
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