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Relax Inn and Suites

1.3 km from El Cajon centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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1220 W. Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92020
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Does not carry WiFi but they say it does... Other than that it is quiet and Dennis Restaurant is right next door. They do not serve breakfast in the morning. Also the water pressure in the bathrooms is very low.

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Thank Jose R
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Jose, Thank you for taking the time to provide your valuable feedback. We are happy to hear you appreciated our quiet environment and convenient location. However, we are sorry that you experienced difficulty with the Wi-Fi and water pressure. We will explore the cause for the interruption in service and the lack of water pressure in order to ensure...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good budget price hotel.Clean and good value for money,with very helpful and friendly staff.Situated in a good location,close to the local transit centre with regular buses and trolleys to downtown San Diego.Also, a choice of affordable restaurants very nearby and a handy store right opposite the hotel.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Sue, Our ideal location convenient to transportation, shops and dining, is one of the many benefits of staying with us. We're delighted to know our staff treated you kindly and offered you a clean and comfortable room. We strive for excellence in all areas and it sounds like we met your expectations. We are excited for your next stay....

Benicia, California
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This hotel is perfect for anyone who needs a place to stay that is clean, comfortable, with big rooms with plenty of space to move around. ,keep your luggage without feeling crowded. Also a great value with Very friendly staff.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. It sounds like we were able to meet your expectations with our spacious clean rooms and friendly staff. It's always a plus to enter a hotel room and maneuver around without the need to hide your suitcase away in the closet. Providing clean and comfortable accommodations is a priority to us here at Relax...

Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Close to our family for a visit but run down. Room needed painting carpet, holes patched in walls. Bed wasn't comfortable. Room was average. It suited our needs. Probably will try another place next time we visit. Not gonna stay there again.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Mona, We welcome all guest feedback as we consider it an excellent opportunity to improve our guest experience and services. We do our best to provide a clean and comfortable experience for all of our guests, so we apologize for the condition that you found your room upon check-in. We will be sharing your feedback with our maintenance staff,...

Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We always stay here when we come 2 san diego ....we call an right away they accommodate us. ...it's right next 2 restaurants and gas stations.....it's clean and quiet, I would highly recommend it..they also have a swimming pool to enjoy. ..

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GuestRelationsDept, General Manager at Relax Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Lupe: I'm so glad you had a nice visit with us. We always look forward to seeing you. Thanks for sharing your positive thoughts. I'm glad you had the opportunity to enjoy our pool. We look forward to your next visit. Best regards, Jay Patel General Manager Relax Inn & Suites

New Mexico
Reviewed 13 June 2016

we were travelling to San Diego on our long memorial weekend and booked this hotel for our stay, it was located very near to San Diego and had clean rooms. We had easy access to free wifi, it has a clean environment with Denny's quite close by. Our room was quite big and was very clean. Front desk staff was...

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Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Wonderful, convenient, friendly, clean. Staff and owners were friendly and helpful. Not far from the zoo and park. Was not loud area. Internet and tv worked great along with the air conditioner which worked the whole time. Would love to stay there again. Thank you.

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El Cajon, California
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel last week and our stay was great, perfect location, nice and clean room with reasonable price. The place is quite, and the gentleman at front desk was very nice. He recommended us with best attractions in San Diego and restaurants. Room was big with a comfortable king size bed. The hotel is conveniently located to...

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san Diego
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Sometimes you can justify a place by the money you save..but at $75/night..there was no justification.The beds were lumpy, the room was dirty, and the freeway nearby was very noisy.The manager didnt even bother to tell us the Denneys in the adjacent parking lot offered discounts to people staying at the motel.Those small courtesies go a long way and dont...

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Ensenada, Baja California
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We travel a lot between Ensenada and US, and always call ahead to stay at the Relax Inn. The staff is super friendly, and there is a Denneys across the parking lot, making breakfast nice and easy. They also have microwave and frig in room which is handy when we stay a few days or longer. It is close to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great location and friendly service.Located next to Sycuan Casino, as well as Barona Casino, Close to Downtown, the Gaslamp District which is filled with restaurants, nightclubs, shopping, museums and PETCO PARK home of San Diego Padres. The hotel is not far from the cultural Balboa Park, The San Diego Zoo, shopping (Parkway Plaza), and San Diego Airport. Our amenities include, but are not limited to, Microwave and Refrigerator available, and Swimming Pool. Sea World and Zoo Savings Packages are available. Great value visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Relax Inn and Suites

Address: 1220 W. Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92020
Region: United States > California > El Cajon
Price Range: $78 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Relax Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Relax Hotel El Cajon
Relax Motel El Cajon
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“The hotel is situated close to a very busy freeway,so it is advisable to keep the windows closed at night in order to get a good night's sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles SueM444, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cannot say we have ever had a bad room there....”
 of 5 bubbles RCrider, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask & you will receive”
 of 5 bubbles X7688RQkathyc, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Ground floor in the farthest corner is the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles wnwlkr99, 17 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Ample size, king beds, safe, great microwave and fridge, quiet inside for sleeping”
 of 5 bubbles RCrider, 8 Mar 2014 | Read review
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