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Located in Rancho Bernardo, Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Bernardo Winery and within a 10-minute drive of Carmel Mountain Plaza. This 178-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Black Mountain Open Space Park is also close to this San Diego hotel.


Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast. Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service.


Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo's 178 air-conditioned rooms provide microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and 37-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels. Pillowtop beds sport pillow menus and down comforters, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Free weekday newspapers, free local calls, and free bottled water are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests staying at Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and 6 spa tubs. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free area shuttle. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, 2 meeting rooms, and a conference center.


  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo

17065 W Bernardo Dr San Diego CA 92127

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo features 6 spa tubs, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 2 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A complimentary area shuttle within 10 mi is available for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2012.

Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo is a smoke-free property.

  • Free breakfast 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 178 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Number of spa tubs - 6 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 800 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo offers 178 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. 37-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This San Diego hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Holiday Inn Express San Diego N - Rancho Bernardo has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

6 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Children under 17 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for 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 time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Holiday Inn Express N Hotel San Diego Rancho Bernardo
  • Holiday Inn Express San Diego N Rancho Bernardo
  • Holiday Inn Express San Diego N Rancho Bernardo Hotel
  • Holiday Inn San Diego-Rancho Bernardo Hotel San Diego

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

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