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Outdoor spa bath
Outdoor pool

Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
88 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSwamis Beach3 min drive
Popular LocationSan Diego Botanic Garden3 min drive
Popular LocationMoonlight State Beach8 min drive
AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)27 min drive

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave

    4.4/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

    5/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Refrigerator & Microwave (Hearing)

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  • Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Refrigerator & Microwave

    4.7/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave

    5/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub

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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Hearing)

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About this area

Cardiff-by-the-Sea

Located in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area is near the beach. Del Mar Fairgrounds and Torrey Pines Golf Course are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Moonlight State Beach and Del Mar Beach. Check out an event or a game at Del Mar Racetrack, and consider making time for Legoland California, a top attraction not to be missed. Looking to get your feet wet? Waterskiing, windsurfing and surfing/boogie boarding adventures can be found near the property.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Swamis Beach - 3 min drive
  • San Diego Botanic Garden - 3 min drive
  • Del Mar Racetrack - 5 min drive
  • Belly Up - 7 min drive
  • Moonlight State Beach - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Solana Beach Station - 7 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • East Coast Pizza - 13 min walk
  • Rimel's Rotisserie - 13 min walk
  • Jack in the Box - 13 min walk
  • Sambazon - 14 min walk
  • Pipes - 15 min walk

About this property

Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area

3-star hotel with free breakfast and outdoor pool
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness centre and self parking. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. All 101 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. IPod docking stations, premium bedding and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area offers 101 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

This Cardiff-by-the-Sea hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: USD 10 per day

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily 6 AM–10 AM
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre
Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Fridge

Conveniences

Lift
Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

English

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Pool hoist on site
Roll-in shower
Well-lit path to entrance
Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible van parking

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Beach towels
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Climate control (heating)
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Hairdryer
Shower
Towels

Entertainment

Flat-screen TV
iPod dock
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Fridge

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board
Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult aged 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per accommodation, per night (maximum USD 100 per stay)
Up to 50 lb/23 kg
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 10 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per night (maximum USD100 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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.
    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitisation practices of Hilton CleanStay guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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)

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows pets with a maximum weight of up to 23 kg per pet. There's a fee of USD 25 per accommodation, per night.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is available for USD 10 per day.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this hotel located?
Situated by the ocean, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Encinitas Community Park and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Moonlight State Beach. Cardiff State Beach and San Elijo State Beach are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
63
4 - Good
14
3 - Okay
5
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
2
4.7
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Clean, friendly people, and very helpful! Only five minutes from the 🏖

    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    They creatively offered their free breakfast in “to go” bags. It is a great place to stay for a reasonable price. We will be back!

    Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Awesome location and awesome exterior and interior.

    Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
    • Disliked: Amenities

    The breakfast was not fitting for anyone who is vegetarian or Vegan. The charges for parking which is too much.

    Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2020