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"If you can afford it you must..." San Diego Hotel Tip by rstary

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If you can afford it you must stay at least one night at the Hotel del Coronado. ($466/night). We didn't stay there but visited. We stayed at the Lawrence Welk Resort in Escondido which was very nice and affordable. We had a one bedroom suite which accommodated our family of five very well.
$466 US. I inquired through for a hotel on Coronado and they came back with a five star for $266. So if you want to gamble, I think it might be the only five star hotel on the island. (Hotwire doesn't tell you who the hotel is until you book)

Unique Qualities: Hotel del has a beautiful view of the ocean and it is absolutely filled with old world charm. A five star hotel. Even if you don't stay there you must visit.

Price Comparison: most expensive
Directions: Hotel Del is on Coronado Island and Lawrence Welk Resort is in Escondido.
Theme: Hotel

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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