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Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon

2 stars
471 N Magnolia AveEl CajonCA92020United States of America, 866-299-2910
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  • Arnele Avenue Station 22-min walk; 1.1 miles/1.7 km
  • El Cajon Transit Center Station 29-min walk; 1.4 miles/2.2 km
  • Free self parking
Good3.5 / 5
  • Worst breakfastSep 9, 2016
  • Stayed there for 2 nights with my family (including 10 month old baby). I was happy with…Sep 6, 2016
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Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon

Hotel Info: 866-266-9798

from $72 CAD
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Smoking
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Smoking
  • Upgraded, Room, 1 King Bed
  • Room
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Hot Tub
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Upgraded, Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 47 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-7 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator/lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • In-room safe

Recent reviews

Good 3.5 /5 from 329 reviews

Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon
Good3.0 / 5
Hmmmm....not bad and good value
Very convenient location just off 8 Freeway. One concern is that the xlnt value price seems to be attracting perhaps a weekly that there were rooms that seemed to be overcrowded and guests who sat along the edge of the parking lot all day. This is by no means a resort hotel, so I felt it odd and uncomfortable that guests have nothing better to do than sit along the parking lot all day. AND....since my last stay here there is a general inattention to detail. The pillows are lumpy and ancient, there was no shampoo in the room first day (and the grouchy head housekeeper acted as if she were giving me the Hope Diamond when I requested some), the clock radio appeared broken, and my friend's room had no hair dryer and staff said "we don't provide those" when he asked. At least the Front Desk Day Guy is still Great... a Wyndham member I tried to reserve on the site first but the Super 8/Wyndham site refused to accept my a prior guest I phoned the ppty 8:30 PM and desk guy at that time told me he could not do a reservation and that I should call HOTELS.COM to reserve !!!!
2 night business trip
Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon
Excellent4.0 / 5
Great for the money
The hotel was clean, the room was spacious. We got a two room with 1 king and 2 queens. Overall great hotel, beds were super uncomfortable that is the only negative thing i have.
1 night family trip
Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon
Poor1.0 / 5
Goodbye Super 8
All the non slip patches in the tub were gone.. almost slipped 3 times.. had to beg them to put in bath mats... the chair for the computer table.. I almost went back twice on it the bck was not locked.. I told them its a accident waiting to happen... they put in another chair... same problem. I eventually had to use the chair for the eating table.. The hotel was full of refugees from Seria, Uganda, and who knows...their kids kept running around disrupting other tennants.. Very bad experience..........
6 night trip with friends
Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon
Excellent4.0 / 5
Bring your own pillow..... The internet works poorly
2 night trip with friends
Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon
Good3.0 / 5
Stay somewhere else!
Room was clean & recently remodeled. They did not upgrade plumbing items such as faucets, shower heads, or drains. Condition of property, outside of room, was poor. Lobby & elevators need help. A/C unit in room stopped working around 10pm, plus I could not get TV to work. Two remotes & no instructions. Tried to call desk & no one answered phone after trying 3/4 times. Got dressed & went to lobby. Desk clerk said internal thermostat in AC acting up. Was told to turn on heat for a few minutes and it should be OK. Gave me instructions as to TV & still could not get it to work. Gave up & read a book. Room really heated up with heater on & finally after half an hour or so the AC started working again. Whole thing was not a positive experience. Would NOT stay here again.
1 night trip

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Super 8 El Cajon CA, El Cajon

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