We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersBronze level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

231 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City
See the most recent reviews
Showing 210: English reviews
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Clean property with a nice updated room. Rose (Hotel Manager) has put together a friendly and knowledgeable staff that understands and provides what is essential to make for a great stay. Angie (kitchen/breakfast) greeted us every morning with a smile and service that would be top rated in any restaurant and each day the menu was a little different so...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SHEnMEE
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear SHEnMEE, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We always aim provide all of our guests with exceptional service and we are extremely happy that you took notice. As you mentioned, we are...

Phoenix
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This hotel is OK. It is clean and the staff are all very nice. You do get what you pay for. It is not a fancy hotel and it does seem a bit old although renovated. There is not much to do around the hotel so if you are looking for a cheap place to stay this is the place....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Amjr2009
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Amjr2009, Thank you for investing the time to review the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are pleased to hear that our hotel suited your needs. We always aim to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we’re delighted to have accomplished that with you. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near popular attractions...

Queretaro City, Mexico
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This hotel is great! near every place of interest. we came from Queretaro, Mexico and we were delighted. We want to thank specially Angie, great service and hospitality at morning breakfast... by the way, it was delicious!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank karenjmzg
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear karenjmzg, Thank you for reviewing the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that we’re an “excellent hotel for your vacations.” We always aim to wow our guests and we are delighted to know that we accomplished that with you. Also, thank you for highlighting our staff...

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I recently got back from a 3 night stay at this hotel, I love the the new bathrooms theylooks great. As alwaay great customer service the front desk always greets you with a smile. The breakfast lady Angie is the best. The front desk staff Yanii and Mariel and Rose are always welcoming and ready to help. I look forward...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Isabel R
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Isabel, Thank you for your kind words regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear that you look forward to staying with us again. We always aim to wow our guests and we are touched to have accomplished that with you. Also, thank you for highlighting our staff members...

Cottonwood, Arizona
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights with our 5 year old daughter. The king room with the sofa bed was great. Newly remodeled and very nice inside. Great breakfast selection in the morning, including pancakes, eggs, biscuits, cereal, pastries, juice, etc. CVS and walmart are a 2 minute drive if you need anything, and SeaWorld, and the Zoo, are 15...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank steves-az
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear steves-az, Thank you kindly for your feedback on the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are delighted to hear that your stay was pleasant. Our goal is to leave our guests with a memorable experience and we are happy to have accomplished said task. As you mentioned, we are centrally located near San Diego’s popular attractions...

Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Stayed here for a quick overnight in transit to an onward destination, check in was quick and efficient, staff were very helpful. Room was clean and well presented, all the usual amenities and to a good standard. Breakfast well presented and a swift checkout, exactly what you need from a Holiday Inn Express!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank LukeSJsy
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear LukeSJsy, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear our staff is very helpful. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast and are delighted you were able...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I was slightly concerned when I kept receiving emails from Hotels.com stating that my reservations could not have been completed, however I called the hotel directly and reassured me that our reservations were indeed confirmed and ready to go. Once arriving in San Diego, I rushed to the hotel and was pleasantly surprised by how nice and clean the hotel...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kate W
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Kate W, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear you were “pleasantly surprised by how nice and clean the hotel truly was”. We work hard in providing our guests with a well-maintained property and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 11 April 2016

booked this hotel through Priceline - great location, great amenities, helpful staff, great vacation stay in san diego! the pool could be warmer during spring seasons... no complaints other than that!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jessfaerman
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Jessfaerman, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear we have great amenities and helpful staff at our hotel. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we are centrally located and are...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 2 April 2016

From the time you enter the hotel the staff Make me feel welcome the staff are awesome Front desk personal Mineille and Abril are the best! rooms are clean and quiet I will highly recommend this holiday inn and i will definitely stay in this hotel on my next trip to sandiego

 Report
Helpful?
Thank brizuelacarolina
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Brizuelacarolina, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear the staff was very welcoming. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. We hope to see you again, during your next trip to San Diego. Once...

Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for business. It was a great stay. The rooms have been recently remodeled. The breakfast is standard for a Holiday Inn Express. The Staff was friendly and very responsive to my needs. Being a Spire member was very impressed by the service provided.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jonathan G
General M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan G, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Express South San Diego National City. We are thrilled to hear our staff is friendly and very responsive to guest needs. We strive in providing our guests with excellent quality service and are touched you took notice. As you mentioned, we do offer complimentary breakfast...

90 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (30)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (60)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (15)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (14)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near National City
2.9 km away
BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel
4.1 km away
Holiday Inn Express San Diego South - Chula Vista
3.9 km away
Comfort Inn Chula Vista San Diego South
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.3 km away
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
#3 of 20 in Chula Vista
306 reviews
1.9 km away
Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South
13.7 km away
BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersBronze level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the smoke-free Holiday Inn Express San Diego South - National City and enjoy our complete renovation that will "awe" you. We are conveniently located off I-805 and are within minutes from San Diego's biggest attractions. We provide a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, free parking, business center, fitness room, an outdoor heated pool and whirlpool. A host of amenities such as plush new bedding, 37" LCD television with cable channels, free wireless internet, refrigerator, and microwave. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City

Address: 1645 East Plaza Blvd, National City, CA 91950 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Region: United States > California > National City
Price Range: $167 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City 2.5*
Number of rooms: 91
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with IHG, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets and Booking.com so you can book your Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Comfort Inn South Bay Hotel National City
Comfort Inn National City
National City Comfort Inn
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago
Fresno, California
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Holiday Inn Express San Diego South-National City staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you are a smoker get a room on the end so you can go out on the balconies, if you want peace & quiet, dont get a room on the end”
 of 5 bubbles tstlkechkn, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose the top floor if you don't want to hear people above you all the time.”
 of 5 bubbles long73, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms facing the front parking lot get too much morning sunshine.”
 of 5 bubbles marksU2022VE, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the 4th floor away from the elevator are the best”
 of 5 bubbles lautners2016, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There is an odd open door balcony at the west-end of the hall... avoid rooms there, because you might get noise from Interstate 805”
 of 5 bubbles algarcia78, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5