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Cardiff by the Sea Lodge

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fire pit”(45 reviews)
“hot tub”(16 reviews)
“ocean view”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The location is fantastic for walking to the beach AND going into Cardiff town. The over-the-top Seaside Market is close! However, continental breakfast is provided at the Lodge. Cardiff is close to Encinitas which has additional good restaurants.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We check out this morning after a three day stay. Our room has a refrigerator sized air conditioner that sounds like a jet engine, but does not cool the room. Every day we have asked for some advice on how to get it to work....More

2  Thank bill b
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Love this place. It is old, but oh so sweet. Great rooms right across the street from the beach. And a fire pit on the roof, with ocean views. The rooms are complete with comfortable beds, flat screen TVs, and there are chocolate chip cookies,...More

Thank Ambul
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely unique small motel one block from the beach. Each room was different. Off street sheltered parking. Hot tub on roof with ocean view. Smores nightly on roof. Breakfast was okay. Fresh hard cooked eggs, yogurt. Staff friendly. Supplied beach chairs and boogie boards.

Thank momskel
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I booked this place for a one night getaway for the the wife and I. The place is a little old but it has a lot of character and the rooms are nice. The best part is the rooftop overlooking the ocean. There is even...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$113 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$113 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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19 January 2017|
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Response from Su R | Reviewed this property |
minutes. its a wonderful place to stay
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21 December 2016|
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Response from vegas-vetran | Reviewed this property |
They have the normal 3 o'clock check in time but remember there is nobody there over night I think they close the office around 7-8 and do not return till 7 ish the next morning. So if there's a problem at night there is a... More
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"hotel has a parking lot but advised to park in the front of hotel"
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"Best views with privacy, the Sweetheart, Southwest and the Captains."
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"Romantic, great rooftop patio overlooks beautiful Pacific Ocean as far as I could see!"
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"Not worth the money."
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