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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor Spa Tub
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very Good
124 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Air Conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationCreation and Earth History Museum12 min walk
Popular LocationBoomers El Cajon9 min drive
Popular LocationCarlton Oaks Country Club12 min drive
AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)30 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Microwave

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Microwave
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Microwave

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Microwave
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (with Sofabed)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (with Sofabed)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

About this area

Santee

Located in Santee, Best Western Santee Lodge is in an area with great shopping. Balboa Park and Cowles Mountain reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Boomers El Cajon and The Water Conservation Garden. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at SDCCU Stadium or Viejas Arena.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Creation and Earth History Museum - 12 min walk
  • The Magnolia - 5 min drive
  • Grossmont College - 8 min drive
  • Boomers El Cajon - 9 min drive
  • Carlton Oaks Country Club - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Arnele Avenue Station - 5 min drive
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center - 20 min drive
  • AirportSan Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Carl's Jr — 17 min walk
  • Jamba Juice — 19 min walk
  • Chipotle — 19 min walk
  • Chick-fil-A — 3 min drive
  • Jack in the Box — 4 min drive

About this property

Best Western Santee Lodge

Hotel in Santee with free breakfast and outdoor pool
An outdoor pool, a spa tub, and conference space are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk, express check-out, and a garden. All 48 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus WiFi and satellite TV. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Best Western Santee Lodge offers 48 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves.

This Santee hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard sanitization guidelines of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 0.00)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 5 AM–9 AM

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden

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
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Renovated entire property - April 2019
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per accommodation, per day (maximum USD 100 per stay), plus a deposit of USD 100 per stay
2 per room (up to 40 lbs)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.0 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.00 (rates may vary)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per day (maximum USD 100 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: USD 30.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 60.00 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

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 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
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

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
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
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Best Western Santee Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Best Western Santee Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Best Western Santee Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Best Western Santee Lodge?
As of Sep 27, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Best Western Santee Lodge on Oct 4, 2020 start from $76, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Best Western Santee Lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Best Western Santee Lodge pet-friendly?
Yes, Best Western Santee Lodge allows pets (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 40 lbs per pet. There's a deposit of USD 100 per stay and a fee of USD 30 per accommodation, per day.
How much is parking at Best Western Santee Lodge?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Best Western Santee Lodge?
Check-in is from 3 PM–5:30 AM. Early check-in is available for a fee of USD 30.00 (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Best Western Santee Lodge?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 60.00 (subject to availability).
Where is Best Western Santee Lodge located?
Situated in Santee, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Creation and Earth History Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Off Broadway Live and Taylor Guitars. Boomers El Cajon and Warbirds West Air Museum are also within 3 mi (5 km). Santee Town Center Station is 23 minutes by foot.
4.2
Very Good
124 reviews
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
43
3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is under construction they didn’t mention that in the website
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly staff. Very honest ! They have accommodated us very well. Highly reccommend this hotel.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
They moved their desk to a trailer. Fast food restaurants have figured it out. I stayed at another place in San Diego, it's not that hard.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Comfortable hotel, well in line with price point. Very clean. Practices COVID-19 mitigation. Good plumbing, A/C. The only negative is the bathroom sticks a little. Definitely recommend this hotel in Santee, CA.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Clean room, but need to replace tub. It’s old and cracked
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2020

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