Located within a mile (2 km) of Eli Howard Surf School, Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area is within 2 miles (3 km) of Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens. This 3-star hotel has 101 guestrooms and offers conveniences like free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Also close to this Cardiff-by-the-Sea hotel are San Diego Botanic Garden and Swamis Beach.

Dining

Free buffet breakfast is served each morning from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Rooms

All 101 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and free weekday newspapers. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Free local calls, hair dryers, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

At Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, put free parking to good use. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a meeting room, a 24-hour business center, and express check-out.

Highlights

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool

Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area offers complimentary amenities including a daily buffet breakfast, newspapers in the lobby, and WiFi in common areas. This pet-friendly hotel also features a heated outdoor swimming pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Outdoor parking is free. Additionally, guests have access to a 24-hour business center as well as a meeting room.

This property is 100% non-smoking.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 101 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 525 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 47 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area offers 101 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary weekday newspapers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Desk 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a hot, deluxe complimentary buffet breakfast, which includes eggs, bacon/sausage, biscuits and gravy, pancakes, french toast, bagels, oatmeal, cereal, milk, coffee, cinnamon rolls, and much more. Breakfast is served daily from 6 AM - 10 AM.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a heated outdoor pool.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per accommodation, per night (maximum USD 100 per stay)
  • Up to 50 lb
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per night (maximum USD 100 per stay)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area
  • Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area
  • Holiday Inn Express Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area Hotel

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).


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