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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

We checked into this hotel late at night before taking off to a three week Alaska trip. The staff was charming and very accommodating. There were light refreshments, a beautifully stocked pantry for purchase and good continental breakfast in the morning. The rooms were up to date, clean and the amenities were first rate. They provided a shuttle to take...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We love when we hear that our guests have a good stay at Holiday Inn Express Old Town and see those Bright Big 5 Stars, but more so appreciate the time you took to share you positive experience with not only us but others that are looking to stay with us. We look forward to your next visit...

Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

We highly recommend this hotel. The location might not be the most scenic but the hotel staff and service is excellent. From Vangie at the front desk to the shuttle drivers to the breakfast servers, we had amazing service. They were very receptive to our needs, gave great advice and made the visit enjoyable. If visiting the San Diego Zoo...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and the Nice Big 5 Stars about Holiday Inn Express Old Town. We are happy to hear that our staff made your stay so memorable. We work hard to offer accommodations and amenities that guests value along with a great staff at Holiday Inn Express Old Town. They are the ones that make...

Silsbee, Texas, United States
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Vacationed in San Diego for the first time and was not sure where we should stay. We went with the Holiday Inn Express because of past experiences. This location was perfect! Guests services were excellent and provided shuttles and advice for where to go, what see, and where to eat! The morning breakfast was exceptionally good, hot and abundant. We...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that our hotel's accommodations and amenities were just what you needed at Holiday Inn Express Old Town. We work extremely hard to offer guests a place where they can relax and have a great time. Thanks for the compliments to our staff, we will make sure to forward them. Next time you are...

Reviewed 27 July 2015

Hi..the best hotel for me it's comfortable and Very clean and the Service high quality especially in the breakfast worker Glades amazing she hard working and she Smiling and Respond to guests ..I recommend this hotel Any one

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for staying with us and for the 5 Star review about Holiday Inn Express Old Town. I'm so glad to hear that you had a fabulous Holiday Inn experience. All of your very kind comments are most appreciated and we hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Manager, Holiday Inn Express Old Town Suzy B.

Reviewed 24 July 2015

I was in San Diego just for 1 night waiting for my flight. I choose this hotel cause the location and the usseful shuttle bus that they have to the airport. The hotel was difficult to find, i checked out around 3am and the service in the front desk was one of the worst experiences in hotels ever, the people...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review. Iam glad you enjoyed the great breakfast we have to offer, and the shuttling. We are sorry that we failed you in the check in process and the staff didn't help with your luggage. We take great pride in keeping our amenities at tip top shape for our weary travelers. Your comments are...

Commerce City, Colorado
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We stayed the week of 4th of July. The shuttle service here is very good, they took us to the nearby old town & Sea World for free. They have two times for drop off and pick up to the Zoo and Sea World. When we asked about good places to eat they had several suggestions which we tried and...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the Nice 5 Star review about Holiday Inn Express Old Town. I am certainly delighted that you loved the breakfast and were able to have a comfortable nights sleep. We hope you had a blast on the 4th with us.. Hope to see you soon. Sincerely, Manager, Holiday Inn Express Old Town Suzy...

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Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Hotel staff was amazing. The shuttle driver nofal was amazing. Ivan made us enjoy our stay. Always makes fresh coffee in morning. Breakfast was great always open on time or earlier. Room were clean. I I do recommend this hotel.

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent stay at Holiday Inn Express Old Town. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that my staff took good care of you while here with us in San Diego. Hope to see you soon. Sincerely. Manager, Holiday Inn Express Old Town Suzy B.

Grain Valley, Missouri
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I have stayed at many Holiday Inns but I think this one has the most welcoming and accommodating staff thus far. When I booked the room I mentioned that we would be arriving early (9am) on our arrival day and they said that if they had a room clean that we could check in right away and if they did...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent stay and and the Nice Bright 5 Star review about Holiday Inn Express Old Town. I am very happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience here with us in San Diego. I am even happier that you will choose to stay here with us again at Holiday Inn Express Old Town....

Reviewed 22 July 2015

We stayed for the weekend and it was just what we needed. Glades, the woman who was tending the breakfast bar, was absolutely wonderful! She was pleasant and got us everything we needed. The view from the hotel is great, too. The desk staff was helpful and gave us a cheat sheet with everything that was nearby. Overall it was...

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Wow, thank you for the wonderful comments. I agree the staff is a treasure and I am ecstatic that they went above and beyond and was able to assist you with your needs at Holiday Inn Express Old Town. We hope to see you again soon when in San Diego. Sincerely, Manager, Holiday Inn Express Old Town Suzy...

Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The staff at this hotel are great for me and my family. Kylene and Vangie are so awesome I feel like I am at home when we stay at this hotel. They are so willing to work with us at any given time and make our stay at the hotel so comfortable. Also I love this hotel and its amenities....

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Suzy B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of our hotel at Holiday Inn Express Old Town! I am pleased to know you had a pleasant stay and I will be sure to share your comments with the staff. We value your feedback and thank you again for your loyalty as an IHG® Rewards Club member. Hope to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town

Address: 1955 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2105 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $152 - $583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town 2.5*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town Hotel San Diego
Comfort Inn San Diego
San Diego Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn Old Town
Hotel Style:
#74 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#94 Business Hotel in San Diego
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