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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Nice and clean Hotel with wonderful helpful staff !!! The breakfast was great and they serve cookies in the lobby at night. The pool and patio area was very clean and beautiful. This is a nice hotel for families, girls/guys trip, solo, and romantic getaways. The hotel is located next to stores and places to get food are near by...

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AyresHotels, General Manager at Ayres Lodge Alpine, responded to this review

Dear Melodyash1989, Many thanks for your warm words and excellent rating for our hotel. I am happy to read of your enjoyment of our fresh-baked cookies, professional team members, as well as the cleanliness of our hotel. Your happiness is ours and we are humbled by your recommendation. Visit us again soon! Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

Apple Valley, California
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Upon arrival there was a dirty shower & not enough soap to wash hands and have in shower. The free breakfast was minimal. Worst of all was the incompetent Assistant General Manager Anthony Perkins. We paid extra $30 for a late check out (months in advance) so we could sleep when we got back from an all night event we...

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Reviewed 4 June 2016

This was the perfect place for me and my boys to stay for a quick weekend trip to San Diego...it was very affordable, but it was also clean and comfortable. They offered not only a continental breakfast, but also a "cookie reception" in the evening! The pool was not very large, but it was heated when we went (mid-May). The...

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AyresHotels, General Manager at Ayres Lodge Alpine, responded to this review

Dear gswing81, Thank you for your detailed review and generous rating of our Ayres Lodge Alpine. I am glad we were able to provide you and your family with a comfortable place to retire during your trip! We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Nice location off of the interstate. Quiet and clean with free breakfast. Evening hot chocolate chip cookies was a great surprise for the weary family on the road. The hotel is within a minute walk to several restaurants and shops. The room was nicely appointed and clean.

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AyresHotels, General Manager at Ayres Lodge Alpine, responded to this review

Dear ChrisX8376GG, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am happy to see that our optimal location and inviting accommodations were a perfect fit for you. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Stayed seven days at alpine lodge. 5/29/2016. Staff was great, rooms are very nice, like new. Pool and spa was well maintained. Lodge is next to small shopping plaza. easy to find next to freeway without the noise. Was very pleased overall. Will stay there on our next San Diego visit.

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Auckland
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were caught short and had no accomodation on a long weekend. After having a horrendous night the night before at a different motel, we opened the door to our room and we were really surprised- it was lovely!! Cozy, clean, nicely decorated, comfy bed, large lovely pillows and more than one each. Ironing facilities, ice bucket, coffee machine. Afternoon...

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AyresHotels, General Manager at Ayres Lodge Alpine, responded to this review

Dear AucklandWiz, Thank you for your kind words and generous rating of Ayres Lodge Alpine. I do hope you will be visiting us again and you may be able to enjoy our fresh baked cookies and cozy accommodations once more. Thank you again! Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 May 2016

My parents were visiting, and we wanted to go to Julian/Anza Borrego but stay a little closer to San Diego. This hotel was a great choice. It was quiet, right next to the outlets where we wandered around, and the staff was incredibly friendly!

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Dear 113Annamr, Many thanks for your kind compliments on our exceptional team members and optimal location. I am thrilled to read that you enjoyed your stay and would like to invite you back to visit us again soon! Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

Sky Valley
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I love this Lodge, bed was big, room was very clean, hot water and Krupp coffee in your room, Extra pillows lots of towels nice size T.V., Wi Fi the breakfast the next morning was a plus we sat in the garden on the patio....The yard was landscaped really plush green and lots of plants we enjoyed our stay very...

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Dear Diane P., I am pleased to read that you enjoyed many of the amenities at the Ayres Lodge Alpine. I do hope you will be able to make a return visit to the Alpine area again soon. Thank you for your time and review! Sincerely, Larry Clark General Manager

San Diego, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016

There are few reviews here about this being off the grid etc., this isn't really that place. If you are looking for a motel, this one is better than most, but if you are looking for a more comfortable hotel, to get away out of the city, this is not the place. None of the pictures show that this is...

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AyresHotels, General Manager at Ayres Lodge Alpine, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your detailed review about our hotel. It is unfortunate that you did not fully enjoy our centralized location. We do our best to bring a rustic ambiance to our guests without the added hassle of traveling too far. I am happy to see that your expectations of cleanliness and excellent guest service were met....

Corona, California
Reviewed 18 May 2016

just outside San Diego is a little sleepy town called Alpine,CA (who knew) we wanted to get away from the traffic,city noise, just a get back to nature trip. This hotel is the answer, better then going camping for me lol nearby hiking trails, biking trails, or maybe your just missing alone time with someone special. they have a courtyard...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of Alpine, California, just east of San Diego, lies a unique, rustic getaway destination that combines the comforts and conveniences of home with the warm hospitality you’ve come to expect from the Ayres name. All of the luxurious guest rooms at Ayres Lodge Alpine are impeccably appointed with a full suite of complimentary amenities including our signature double pillow top beds, flat screen TV’s, coffeemakers,well lit work desks and Wifi, iHomes, hairdryers, curved shower rods,and hookless shower curtains. And every morning you will start your day right with our complimentary extended continental breakfast. The outdoor lover’s paradise awaits at Ayres Lodge Alpine. Only minutes from the Cleveland National Forest the Ayres Lodge Alpine is where you can enjoy close by outdoor adventures such as boating, fishing, hiking, or horseback riding. For quaint hometown culture, explore nearby Julian, CA for wine tasting, antique shopping, and apple picking. If the outdoors do not appeal to you, spend your time indoors at the famous Viejas Casino and Outlet Mall. Not too far from San Diego, the Ayres Lodge Alpine offers an alternative lodging solution for those visiting the busy tourist attractions of the city. San Diego attractions include Seaworld, the San Diego Zoo, Legoland, the Gaslamp entertainment district, Mission Bay, Historic Old Town San Diego, and the San Diego Wild Animal Park. For a location that is convenient to outdoor and indoor entertainment, be sure to stay at the Ayres Lodge in the beautiful mountain community of Alpine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ayres Lodge Alpine

Address: 1251 Tavern Road, Alpine, CA 91901
Region: United States > California > Alpine
Price Range: $149 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ayres Lodge Alpine 2.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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“All rooms are well located”
 of 5 bubbles susanlL6748IQ, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“It would be swell if these rooms had at least a mini refrigerator. I have medicine that needs to be refrigerated and had to just leave it in my bag. The other Ayres I stayed provided a cooked to order breakfast and a mini refrigerator/microwave in the room! Thought this was the same. ”
 of 5 bubbles Tsianina, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Downstairs a little louder I think, but there was no elevator, so we had to do.. Liked the back area by the waterfall and grass area”
 of 5 bubbles ConnieV712, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I you can't manage stairs, get a room on the first floor; there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles tanyaa738, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms off the main building in back had a nice little area to view with lounge chairs, grill, and waterfall.”
 of 5 bubbles jrosenkrans, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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