The newly renovated Kings Inn is located on Hotel Circle South in Mission Valley. The hotel is a mid-century inspired resort-style hotel with ultra-modern amenities. They’ve capitalized on their classic 1960s architecture and melded it with 21st century style resulting a relaxed and inviting ambiance. From the moment you walk into their lobby, you’ll notice how Kings Inn focused on form and functionality to optimize the space, create a comforting environment, and retain a retro vibe.
After receiving a warm welcome with a complimentary coffee from the front desk staff, guests will follow sunlit pathways to their cozy modern rooms with vintage touches. These newly furnished rooms feature comfortable mattresses adorned with oversized headboards, crisp white linens, and plush pillows. Guests can relax in soft club chairs, play games on activity tables, utilize the work desk and chair to get some last minute business done, or kick back and watch movies on the 32” LCD television nestled on the media dresser.
There are two styles of rooms from which to choose at Kings Inn. The Standard King features a California King bed with a desk and office chair. The maximum occupancy in Standard King rooms is three. The Standard Double features two Queen beds and a small activity table with two chairs; the maximum number of guests in this room is four. Roll-away beds not permitted.
The optimized space and sleek modern design comes alive with media dressers and nightstands. Media dressers are sized to fit mini-refrigerators and coffee/tea makers; nightstands have built-in plug-ins and USB charging ports. These comfort amenities provide a modern edge to the retro feel of the guest rooms. Visitors will appreciate the homey space accessorized with framed vintage photos of 1960s San Diego surfers that reflect the essence of the “Cali Vibe.”
Tip: Microwaves are available in any room for additional $10 per day.
The Kings Inn offers complimentary Wi-Fi in-room and throughout the entire property. They also provide complimentary guest parking in their large lot. The hotel has one of the largest heated pools in Mission Valley, and a spa tub. Guests have use of the complimentary computer with printer provided in the lobby. Other amenities include a 24-hour fitness facility and an on-site laundry room. The 24-hour front desk and concierge service staff are always ready to help. Guests who arrive up to three hours prior to their scheduled arrival may receive a complimentary room upgrade depending upon availability.
Families traveling with little ones will thoroughly enjoy the two on-site restaurants at the Kings Inn; they are kid-friendly and provide delicious dishes. The Waffle Spot serves breakfast and lunch in a fun, open, and airy space designed with children in mind. You’ll find murals featuring Sir Wafflelot and his friends, and he even makes live visits on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 10 a.m. to noon. It’s a delightful experience for the whole family. Don’t let the childlike ambiance fool you; the Waffle Spot is known for having the best waffles in San Diego.
When Happy Hour and dinner time roll around, get ready for a whole new experience at the Amigo Spot. The on-site Mexican eatery serves up some of the best California Burritos and made-to-order sizzling fajitas around! Every weekday during Happy Hour guests get great deals on specialty drinks and free appetizers, but it’s still a family-friendly restaurant at heart. Kids can enjoy and even take a picture with another friendly character – Spot, the polka-dotted donkey. Kings Inn has you covered breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Kings Inn is the perfect place for any business conference, small less formal wedding reception, social mixer, or other small gathering. They provide three unique banquet rooms that easily accommodate events of different sizes. Kings Inn is equipped to provide space, equipment, and catering no matter what your group requires. The Cardinal Room is the premier event space located on the second floor and seats up to 100 people with a convenient built-in bar. The Lancer’s Court boasts ample space for a gathering of up to 50 people. It can be upgraded to include the Knight’s Court which can accommodate up to 20 people. There is an adjoining private outdoor patio for a little extra space.
Tip: The Kings Inn offers catering for breakfast, lunch, and dinner for longer events, as well snacks for break-out sessions in the morning and midday snacks in the afternoon.
Centrally located Mission Valley has much to offer guests. In any direction, people can easily access San Diego’s main attractions in no more than 20 minutes and typically less than five minutes. Visitors can take their pick of beaches along the coastline from the hippy vibe of Ocean Beach to uber-popular Pacific Beach to the family-oriented beaches of La Jolla and Del Mar.
SeaWorld is just minutes from the hotel in Mission Bay where the Shamu Show, Turtle Reef, and Dolphin Point will leave your family thoroughly entertained. The kids will especially love the Riptide Rescue where they get soaked, and then super soaked from coin machine wielding spectators.
Enjoy the history, architecture, museums, performing arts, interactive exhibits, and gardens at famed Balboa Park. It’s the largest urban park in the country. Next door is the world renowned San Diego Zoo. It houses over 3,700 animals, including giraffes, koalas, and Pandas.
Mission Valley itself is home to the San Diego Chargers football stadium, San Diego’s two largest malls – Fashion Valley and Mission Valley, and many great restaurants. Golf lovers will enjoy the serene landscape of Riverwalk Golf Course just two minutes away. This family-oriented neighborhood makes you feel like a local, but affords the opportunity to see all the major attractions San Diego has to offer.
The Kings Inn consistently provides vacationers with some of the most affordable hotel rates in San Diego. They do not regularly offer promotions or packages. Check their website before your visit to see if seasonal rates or other discounts may apply.