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Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area
Top Family Hotel

1661 Villa Cardiff Drive, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007, United States
+1 760 944 0427

£95+

Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
Based on 611 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.1
  • 9.1
  • 5.2

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Accessible parking
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Stay at the Holiday Inn Express® Encinitas Cardiff Beach Area near LEGOLAND California and just five minutes from the Del Mar Fairgrounds. If you are looking for hotels near San Diego, make sure you check out our property located right off I-5 at exit 40. Our Express Start Breakfast is open from 6am-10am daily! We are located less than a half-mile from the Cardiff State beach and most notably Moonlight State Beach and we provide our guests with the best in quality amenities, making us the smart choice. Our San Diego North hotel is just minutes from California's most exciting and relaxing attractions, including Birch Aquarium, Balboa Park, SD Wild Animal Park, LEGOLAND, SeaWorld, Torrey Pines Golf Course, the Self Realization Meditation Gardens, the San Elijo Campground, Swamis, Downtown Encinitas, Cedros Shopping District in Solana Beach, Carlsbad Village, Oceanside Pier, Tamarack Beach, and the Palomar Airport in Carlsbad. Are you in town for the horse show? Our hotel has special discounts with Blenheim Equisports and the Del Mar Horsepark. “Stay Smart” with us! For our work-oriented guests searching for San Diego hotel deals we offer many business services, including newly upgraded high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the entire hotel. We also offer close proximity to popular area companies, such as Calloway, ISIS, Camp Pendleton, UC of San Diego, the Scripps Hospital in Encinitas and La Jolla.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Laundry facilities
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 611 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.5 "95% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "Housekeeping was great, according to 86%."
    • 9.1 "Excellent breakfast."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
      9.6 "96% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Food is delicious."
      8.9 "Yummy desserts, said 89%."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 226 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.2 "Excellent breakfast."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "Great parking, according to 94%."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Beds were acceptable for 66%."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
      6.6 "Beds were acceptable for 66%."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the noise level was all right."
    • 5.4 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 250 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.7 "Easily accessible by car, said 87%."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      8.9 "Yummy desserts, said 89%."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 67 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "Excellent value."
    • 7.1 "Good cleanliness."
      7.3 "73% said rooms were clean."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 67 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.5 "Easily accessible by car, said 85%."
    • 9.1 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the noise level was all right."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Good accessibility by car"
    "Accessible parking"
    "Friendly service"
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