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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Two Queen Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Max Occupancy: 2 adults
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San Diego-area boutique hotel in Encinitas

2.5 blocks to beach

This Encinitas boutique hotel is set right off historic coastal Highway 101, 2.5 blocks from Moonlight Beach, 10 miles from shopping at La Jolla, and 21 miles from SeaWorld San Diego.

Fresh-baked treats

Guests at Portofino Beach Inn enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast in the lobby that includes locally-made baked goods, cereals, herbal teas, and coffee.

Mediterranean theme

Guestrooms at Portofino Beach Inn feature Mediterranean-influenced color schemes and decor, access to a garden courtyard, and windows that open for ocean air.


General

The 45-room Portofino Beach Inn is 2 blocks from Moonlight Beach and within a mile of downtown Encinitas's boutique shops and multi-cuisine restaurants. The hotel is 6 miles from Legoland, 21 miles from SeaWorld, 24 miles from San Diego Zoo, and 26 miles from downtown San Diego.

Flower-lined courtyards dot the property and an outdoor spa tub is located next to the lobby. Laundry facilities are available. Complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning in the lobby. Parking is complimentary, and pets are welcome (surcharge).

  • Free breakfast
  • Self parking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Laundry facilities
  • Patio
  • Microwave in lobby
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Total number of rooms - 45
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Business services
  • Express check-in
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free parking
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa tub
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Year Built 1986
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Free parking, Self parking


Room Amenities
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cable TV service
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Climate control
  • In-room safe
  • Free movie channels
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Dining

Portofino Beach Inn provides a complimentary buffet breakfast in the lobby each morning.

This San Diego-area hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Big Jim's Old South BBQ

Leucadia Pizzeria

Meritage Restaurant & Bar

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Recreation

An outdoor spa tub (open until 10 PM) is located next to the lobby.

Encinitas is one of several beach communities along the North San Diego County coast. Long sandy beaches, including Moonlight Beach, four blocks from the hotel, are well-suited for surfing, volleyball, running, and sunbathing. Bicycle rentals are available in Encinitas, Leucadia, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Del Mar, and Solana Beach. A bike and running path stretches along the beach and highway between these cities.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Volleyball nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Playground nearby
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking


Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM


Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


Pets

Pets allowed


General

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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

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Additional Details

Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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