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Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average13%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent place to stay at. Accesible as it is very close to the freeway, a few chain restaurants in the area. Breakfast buffet quality is ew... just used once. Rooms are spacious and clean. Staff is friendly. Would stay again

Thank Ortizjuan
Response from Jessica R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National CityResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are just a block away from the 805 freeway which makes it easy to get around town. Thank you fro your review.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We got in late at night and left early in the morning, so I can't comment much on location other than it is easily accessible and uber fares lead me to believe that it is fairly close to attractions. Staff was great, rooms were spacious,...More

Thank AC_A340
Response from General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National CityResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review of your stay at the Holiday Inn Express National City. We are a few minutes south of Downtown San Diego and close to many locations. Happy to see that my team took good care of you. Please come...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a Comfort Inn that was remodeled into a Holiday Inn Express about 6 years ago. Easy to get to and from being close to 2 major freeways. In an area with lots of small inexpensive restaurants. Breakfast buffet is just okay, but the...More

Thank Jim N
Response from Jessica R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National CityResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking a few minutes to review your stay. I will share your review with our terrific team. Thanks for that. Please come back again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So,once again, there were water leaks at my apartment, so my daughter and I were placed at the Holiday Inn Express @1645 E Plaza Blvd , National City. Wow wow wow! Let's start with the excellent staff and their professional service... courteous, helpful. We arrived...More

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Response from Jessica R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National CityResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dorothy ;-) So Happy that we were your home away from home. We work hard to take care of all of our guests and its such a treat when we get such a positive review. Cant wait to share it with the team. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best Holiday Inn Express's me and my family have ever stayed. Nice colors and very spacious rooms, We loved their bathrooms too. The breakfast is perfect, Thanks to Angie for taking great care of us. We are planning to come...More

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Response from Jessica R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National CityResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of our Holiday Inn Express National City. We love reading your review. happy to see that your enjoyed the hotel. We especially love that Angie took such great care of you that you mentioned her online. I will...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$117 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$117 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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genepatter
9 November 2015|
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Response from Brittany M | Property representative |
Hi Genepatter, The nearest trolley station to our hotel is 24th Street Trolley Station. It is two miles from our hotel.
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Lindsay S
7 June 2015|
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Response from SDBolts619 | Property representative |
As mentioned by Captjrk, the 8th street trolley station is about 2 miles from our hotel. San Diego MTS bus lines 962/963 and 929 stop right by the hotel and can get you to the trolley station in just a few minutes. Commute... More
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"Great breakfast options"
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"Well, you might ask them to get a room away from janitor's rooms"
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"If you are a smoker get a room on the end so you can go out on the balconies, if you want peace & quiet..."
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"Choose the top floor if you don't want to hear people above you all the time."
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