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Portofino Beach Inn

186 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024, United States
+1 760 944 0301

£50+

Overall guest ratings

5.9/10 OK
Based on 552 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 6.9
  • 4.2
  • 3.3

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    Location.

    Just off historic coastal Highway 101, this Encinitas hotel is 2.5 blocks from Moonlight State Beach. Legoland is 5 miles from the hotel, and La Jolla is 10 miles away.

    Hotel Features.

    Portofino Beach Inn offers guest laundry facilities and free parking. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. A luxurious spa tub is available for guests to relax.

    Guestrooms.

    The 40 smoke-free guestrooms vary in size, but all have direct access to flower-lined courtyards with Adirondack-style chairs. Rooms feature private bathroom with tub or shower, complimentary wireless Internet access, microwaves, compact refrigerators, coffeemakers, and cable TV with free movie channels.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • Safe
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    5.9 OK
    Based on 552 reviews
    • 9.1 "Food is to die for."
      8.0 "Yummy desserts, said 80%."
    • 6.9 "Location is acceptable."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
      6.1 "Housekeeping was ok, according to 61%."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the service was professional."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
      5.1 "Beds were acceptable for 51%."
    • 4.2 "Pool is below average."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were dirty."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      1.1 "89% found problems with the furniture."
      2.4 "For 76%, the rooms looked old."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      1.3 "87% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.4 "86% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
      3.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 64%."
      3.6 "64% were disappointed with the minibar."
      4.4 "56% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.3 "67% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.2 "Awful breakfast."
    • 3.1 "Terrible amenities."
      3.0 "70% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.4 "86% thought the facilities needed updating."
      3.3 "67% found the grounds unpleasant."
    • 2.9 "Horrible vibe."
      2.2 "78% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    5.8 OK
    Based on 253 reviews
    • 7.2 "Good location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
    • 5.9 "Internet is average."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
    • 3.9 "Pool is below average."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      1.0 "90% found problems with the furniture."
      1.3 "87% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.3 "For 77%, the rooms looked old."
      2.6 "74% had problems with the shower."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 61%."
    • 3.0 "Horrible vibe."
      2.1 "79% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.8 "Terrible amenities."
      2.7 "73% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.1 "89% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.1 Good
    Based on 187 reviews
    • 6.8 "Location is acceptable."
    • 6.7 "Service is ok."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.8 "52% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were small."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      4.8 "52% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.9 "91% found problems with the furniture."
      2.7 "73% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "For 78%, the rooms looked old."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were small."
      1.1 "89% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.0 "Terrible amenities."
      2.9 "71% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.7 "Horrible vibe."
      1.9 "81% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.5 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    5.8 OK
    Based on 55 reviews
    • 7.2 "High value."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
      5.5 "Beds were acceptable for 55%."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
    • 2.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 55 reviews
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.0 "Good location."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were dirty."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.4 "76% complained about the bathroom."
    • 3.4 "Bad amenities."
      3.4 "66% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.4 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were dirty."
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