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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown

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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 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.
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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54Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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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 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel was very clean and modern. The staff was very helpful although the lady who checked me in failed to recognize me as an IHG member, I had to bring it up. I loved the fact they had ice water and lemonade in the...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

This hotel is in a convenient location not too far away from Balboa Park. During our stay we walked to / from BP a couple of times in addition to the Embarcadero. A Lyft or Uber shouldn't be difficult to find if you prefer to...More

1  Thank PatrickS2K
Response from amanda s, Front Desk Supervisor at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you kindly PatrickS2k ! I am very glad you enjoyed all our services here at our location in Downtown San Diego. I will be sure to share this feedback with our staff. I appreciate it you taking the time to let us know how...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for a football game and mini-reunion with college classmates. Locatipn is a short walk to the harbor, the Gaslamp District and Petco Park. I arrived early and the staff made great efforts to get accommodate an early check-in. They held my bags...More

Thank tx4stamps
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning tx4stamps, Thank you for taking time to let us know how your stay went with us. I am very glad we were able to get you in early and you were able to enjoy your stay with us. Can not wait to have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife wanted to go back to Balboa Park and visit the museums and this hotel is close and has a free shuttle. Turns out it was perfect for us. Mica Jackson,General Manger, has a happy hour which is great fun. Courtney was especially helpful...More

Thank Curious802988
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Curious802988, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. I am glad you were able to utilize our shuttle service during your time with us. Happy hour is also a perfect time to get to know our guests a little better and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn Express is close to a lot of downtown restaurants and my wife and I were able to walk to the majority of places. Free shuttle service to the zoo and airport was great and one reason we chose to stay here. Breakfast...More

1  Thank AustinandBeth
Response from CourtneyM2310, Loyalty Champion at Holiday Inn Express San Diego DowntownResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening AustinandBeth, Thank you for taking time to let us know how your stay went with us. We are glad you enjoyed the surrounding areas that are so close to our location, our shuttle services are always a plus as well. We are actually...More

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12 May 2018|
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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
29 June 2017|
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Response from AngelicaR1701 | Property representative |
We have changed the days of our Happy hour to Tuesday-Thursday 5 to 6:30 pm
Room Tips
"Try and get a corner suite, the space is nice."
10 Sep 2018
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"San Diego is expensive. Space is a premium. Rooms are a little smaller. Check for the size you may need."
8 Jul 2018
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"Some rooms have balconies overlooking the pool"
3 Jun 2018
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"Upper levels rooms save you from street noise and offer nice view of the city."
6 May 2018
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US$97 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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