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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, close to everything. Easy parking and they're better about giving you a room close to where you can park your car than a lot of hotels I've been to. Comfortable and clean room, friendly staff, a little pricey but, hey, it's San Diego.

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San Bernardino CA
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I was placed in the disabled room and asked to be changed. I was told that had been the last room available when I had made my reservation & no other rooms had been available. I was also told that I didn't NOT request this room - I didn't realize that that was a thing. Yet my co-worker who called...

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axay s, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear mlmcconn: Please allow me to apologize for any inconveniences you experienced during your time with us. We value you as a guest and as a loyal IHG member, and I regret that your stay was anything less than 100% satisfactory. It is my sincere hope that we will have another opportunity to impress you in the future. Sincerely, Calista...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2017

These are intended to be longer staying properties but they are pretty good value using IHG reward points so i gave it a try for a three day stay in San Diego. Suite was very big, clean and everything was ok in that regard, there was a bit of noise from next door and above which went through the walls...

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axay s, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Simon N: Thank you so much for sharing your experience at our Candlewood. Our close proximity to many of San Diego's most famous attractions are among the favorite features of our guests, and as you mentioned, very reasonable in regards to Uber fare. It is my sincere hope that we will see you again on your future trips to...

Seattle Wa
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It was a great location. 15 minutes to the zoo, seaworld, food and shoping. It was a basic hotel , clean but nothing special. Stayed because we had points. Did not realize it was a long stayhotel. It was nice to have a microwave and kichen. But husband said he would not want to come back since he has travel...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear travelerfunSeattleWa, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay at Candlewood Suites San Diego, CA. We strive to give great and impressive service to all of our guests and it makes us happy to read we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to our establishment. Once again thank you for the wonderful and kind...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We needed to stay here when our floor was being pulled up due to a water pipe leak. The insurance company put us up in this hotel and it was great for myself, my daughter, and my granddaughter. We liked having a suite. The only thing lacking was it did not have a pool.

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axay s, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Cheermomgayle: While I know that the circumstances for your stay were less than ideal (no one likes having a water leak!) I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time at our Candlewood Suites. Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. Warmest Regards, Calista Fulton Guest Services Manager

Kielce
Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was our first visit to the network Candlewoods and in addition it was the last stay during our trip around the west coast. The reception very friendly and helpful. Room very large. What is important - very comfortable bed. The hotel has a very good WiFi. Room equipped very well, it is also a kitchenette. It seems that these...

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Reinach, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Situated about 10 minutes drive from the old town & few minutes from the Fashion Valley mall in Mission Valley. Massive room (217) with open plan lounge and bedroom. 2 TVs, fridge/freezer, iron, free Wifi. Good to have a gym even if basic. Gripes: 8 bucks per night for parking. This is the first of many Candlewood Suites I have...

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axay s, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Frank M: Please allow me to apologize that your time at our Candlewood did not impress you. We typically do a much better job of wowing our guests, and I regret that this was not your experience. We pride ourselves on being an excellent value for the price, especially considering that our area is a highly competitive one. I...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Candlewood is good for Extended Stays of several days to a few weeks, especially if you have business in the area and want more of an apartment room instead of hotel. My 1 bedroom was good size with a kitchenette and small livingroom w recliner and desk. The staff here was super nice, warm, friendly and accommodating! Beds are real...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was our last stop after over 2,200 mile trip in So Cal, Nevada and Arizona. It was fine for a couple of nights but is slightly out of the way, although only $8-$10 by Uber to the Gaslamp District. The rooms were certainly large and the place being pretty new was clean and modern. Our stay felt very comfortable....

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Oz
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Had rented a 2 bedroom suite. It was a bit of an odd arrangement as the 2nd bedroom runs off the main lounge room and it had no doors. Other than this, the rooms are very modern and large. Great bed. Great kitchenette. Very friendly staff. It is a little out of the way if you want to visit the...

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axay s, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear TheUnicorn: Thank you so much for your feedback! We love to hear from our guests, so that we may know what we're doing right, and what areas we may need to improve upon. It is our main goal to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay, and I am so pleased that we exceeded your expectations!...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
To make our hotel your best choice in terms of both facilities and services, renovation work on the entire hotel is being done, Spa, Laundry and Fitness Room will be carried out till may 31st . There will be minor visual disturbance and some construction noise from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm. While every effort is being made to ensure your comfort during this period, we apologize in advance for any inconvenience you may experience. Thank you for your kind understanding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Suites

Address: 1335 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA 92108-3408 (Formerly Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham San Diego)
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range: $198 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham San Diego Hotel San Diego
Hawthorn Suites San Diego
San Diego Hawthorn Suites
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“It was quiet on the first and second floors, I'm guessing on the third as well”
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