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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown

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1430 7th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-2815 See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews balboa park free happy hour free breakfast free shuttle pancake machine shuttle service parking garage airport shuttle gaslamp quarter breakfast room hot breakfast front desk staff staff was very friendly and helpful booked this hotel yogurt the gas lamp district horton plaza
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here one night before our flight to Hawaii. We chose this location because we knew there was quite a bit downtown to do while we had our one day plus a great restaurant we wanted to visit in Little Italy. The hotel was...More

Thank MagicalTravelEars
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 4 days ago

Good Morning MagicalTravelEars, Thank you for this awesome review! We are very glad you were able to utilize the resources we have at this property. The hill on Seventh Ave can be a challenge and I do apologize you did not know about the elevator...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is a nice hotel , which is located close to the gaslight district and the harbour The rooms are big and clean, The hotel has a parking garage on the other side of the block But you can reach it from the hotel Breakfast...More

1  Thank Frank K
Response from Courtney M, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 17 July 2018

Hello Frank K, Thank you for taking time to let us know how we are doing and what we can improve on. We hope to see you the next time you are in the area. Courtney Moore Loyalty Champion

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very positive experience with the free breakfast (cinnamon buns were great, good variety of offerings), the room (roomy, nice balcony, clean), and compact but sufficient lobby (microwave in lobby since rooms only had mini-fridge, business center part of lobby so convenient). The...More

Thank Katie D
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening Katie D, Thank you for your most recent stay with us and taking time to let us know how we did. We have a large turnover each day so unfortunately we are limited the amount and times we have for late check outs....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not too bad, it did the job for two nights. Room was mostly clean, it wouldn't hurt to have a bit of a face lift. Breakfast was ok and very standard for what you normally get. Location was pretty good, 10 minute walk from little...More

Thank Steven T
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening Steven T, Thank you for taking time out to review our hotel. Feedback helps us to accommodate guest in the future. I will see what we can do to spice up the rooms a little better. Thank you again for staying with us...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

When we got our no smoking room someone had smoked in it. They gave us a new room right away The new room smelt like smoked but was not as bad as they other so we settled being tired. The rooms where clean and the...More

Thank Jean M
Response from Jayson M, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 22 August 2018

Hello Jean M, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. I am sorry that you had a bit of a struggle with your stay. I have taken the proper action to resolve the issues that arose concerning communication and the smell...More

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Description
It is our pleasure to welcome you to the newly renovated Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown. This 100% non-smoking hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of America s finest city. San Diego s most More popular attractions are within minutes. With our staff's dedication to customer service, the San Diego Holiday Inn Express is a popular choice amongst all visitors.The hotel is within walking distance to the Gaslamp Quarter. For your convenience, take our free shuttle to the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Cruise Ship Terminal, and the San Diego Airport. Enjoy our complimentary hot new breakfast bar featuring fluffy scrambled eggs or cheese omelets, bacon, sausage patties, flaky biscuits, and sausage gravy. The hotel offers free WiFi Internet access, refrigerators in all rooms, and a free business center with three dedicated computers. The hotel is two blocks from the San Diego Trolley which will take you to Qualcomm Stadium in less than 10 minutes. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
136
Price range
US$118 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown Hotel San Diego
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Holiday Inn San Diego
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San Diego Holiday Inn
Location
United States > California > San Diego
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
136
Price range
US$118 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown Hotel San Diego
,
Holiday Inn San Diego
,
San Diego Holiday Inn
Location
United States > California > San Diego
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$19/day.
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22 April 2018|
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Hello Traveler, We do offer a complimentary breakfast for all guests that occupy the room. We look forward to your arrival. Should you have any further questions please feel free to contact us directly. My Best... More
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We have changed the days of our Happy hour to Tuesday-Thursday 5 to 6:30 pm
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Room Tips
"Try and get a corner suite, the space is nice."
stevent643
5 weeks ago
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"San Diego is expensive. Space is a premium. Rooms are a little smaller. Check for the size you may need."
jeffhY6879PR
8 Jul 2018
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"Some rooms have balconies overlooking the pool"
karinording
3 Jun 2018
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"Upper levels rooms save you from street noise and offer nice view of the city."
JMP990
6 May 2018
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