The California Suites Hotel

5415 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92117 United States (USA) near Exit 22 on I-805 (~0.3mi)
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2 Star Property
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Based on 370 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 11.0%!
  • 179 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Group booking rating of 7.3/10

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Local Attractions

We are centrally located in San Diego and 15 minutes away from Sea World, San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, Qualcomm Stadium and beautiful beaches.

Verified Reviews of The California Suites Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Meets Standard"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The hotel needs updating. Location is great!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Nov-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Nov 20 to Wed Nov 25 2020 at a $58.19 average nightly rate.
"Good budget hotel"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Rooms are clean, bed is comfortable, pool and hot tub are decent, continental breakfast, all at a very decent price. Good location and safe for families. It is definitely worth the price. We have stayed here before and we will again when visiting the neighborhood.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 19 to Sun Oct 20 2019 at a $71.10 average nightly rate.
"Perfect for a mini getaway!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Cozy room, perfect for the fam. Pool hours were are fave.
(Group coordinator, booked 2 rooms), from US flag
11-Jun-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Jun 09 to Mon Jun 10 2019 at a $62.10 average nightly rate.
Overall Score4.0/ 5
This place provided comfortable rooms that were clean. The grounds were very well kept. There was security and the 805 is close by. The staff was helpful and friendly. We will be back and I will recommend this establishment to anyone.
(Group coordinator, booked 2 rooms), from US flag
08-Jun-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jun 05 to Sun Jun 08 2014 at a $66.49 average nightly rate.
"Very nice property"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Was surprised! Funny configuration of the room. Had microwave and refrigerator, no coffee maker. Nice room for the price and the location.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Mar-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Mar 13 to Sat Mar 15 2014 at a $81.53 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 370 guest reviews

Property Description

Centrally located two story Spainish style hotel with courtyards and gardens. California Suites is 10 minutes away from all major attractions, shopping and beautiful beaches. All rooms are well appointed with a microwave and mini refrigerator. We offer an extended continental breakfast buffet featuring cereal, fresh fruit, bagels, danish, assorted muffins,toast, juices, cappuccino,hot chocolate and regular coffee.

Green Sustainability

We offer the chance to conserve water by allowing our guest to choice whether or not we change the linen and the towels on a daily basis.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – The California Suites Hotel is known as one of the premium options among affordable hotels in San Diego. It is conveniently located just 15 minutes from the airport and a short drive from many area attractions. Whether you’re travelling for business or leisure, be sure to take advantage of the hotel’s comfortable accommodations, breakfast buffet, and fine amenities.

Guest Rooms – You can choose from two types of guest rooms at the California Suites Hotel, with either one queen bed or two double beds. Standard guest rooms are accessible from the outdoors and include a television with premium channels, voice mail, hair dryer, clock radio, air conditioning, wake-up calls, and blackout drapes. For a small fee, you can also access the Internet from your room.

Nearby Attractions – While staying at the California Suites Hotel, you’ll be minutes from many popular attractions like the San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, Belmont Park, and Old Town. The Gaslamp Quarter is also nearby and offers activities like wine tastings, dinner shows, dance events, and more. You can also enjoy the nearby beach that’s the perfect spot for swimming, water sports, or simply soaking in the San Diego sun.

Amenities – The value-priced California Suites Hotel offers excellent amenities for all guests, including an outdoor swimming pool and spa, air-conditioned public areas, laundry facilities, complimentary daily breakfast, free parking, and a safe-deposit box.

Expert Tip – If you’re looking to stay in the San Diego area for an extended period of time, check out the California Suites Hotel’s extended stay options. These affordable options are available in both weekly and monthly rates that vary based on the season. With these packages, you’ll receive weekly maid service, guest laundry services, and a daily continental breakfast that includes pastries, bagels, juice, coffee, and fresh fruit.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 2
Rooms: 179
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 170
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Meeting Space: 1300 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Pool Info:
Our Pool is a Heated pool and Spa. It is an outdoor pool
Policies / Expenses
24 Hours prior to arrival
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 10%
Total Taxes: 12.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 2.00 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 10.50 Per Night
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 6.95 Per Day

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Lindberg Feild 15.5 miles away. Taxie one way $30.-$35.,Cloud 9 Shuttle

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Previously known as:
California Suites Hotel

FAQs about The California Suites Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The California Suites Hotel have?

There are 179 rooms in the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi is not free. You have to pay for wifi. Any wifi, which was ridiculous. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette is acceptable. About half of guests thought the kitchenette was ok.

Is there a pool at The California Suites Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Our Pool is a Heated pool and Spa. It is an outdoor pool.


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