Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon

425 West Main St, El Cajon, CA 92020 US near Exit 17a on I-8 (~0.6mi)
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2.0 Star Property Near The Magnolia
Count on Us is Wyndham's new long term, multi-faceted plan to provide enhanced health and safety measures across all brands. The initiative includes enhanced cleaning and disinfection of guestrooms and public spaces. Wyndham is developing a series of industry best practices and standards focusing on enhanced hotel cleaning practices, social interactions, and workplace protocols.
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Verified Reviews of Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Don't use the word breakfast when all you offer is juice and a roll."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
The outside hotel premises were dirty and full of cigarette butts.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
02-Sep-2014 Verified Review

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Rated 76/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair budget hotel. Great rooms and fantastic service."


18 reviews

"Great, decently friendly service. Management is acceptable."


8 reviews

"Very comfortable."


17 reviews

"Great room."


8 reviews

"Quite clean."

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair budget hotel. Great rooms and fantastic service."


17 reviews

"Great, decently friendly service. Management is acceptable."


8 reviews

"Very comfortable."


17 reviews

"Great room."


8 reviews

"Quite clean."

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Property Description

With a stay at Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon in El Cajon, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of San Diego State University and The Magnolia. This motel is 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from Viejas Arena and 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from Sycuan Casino.

Make yourself at home in one of the 43 guestrooms featuring microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

The Magnolia - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Children's Primary Extended Care - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Parkway Plaza - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Boomers El Cajon - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Warbirds West Air Museum - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Sharp Grossmont Hospital - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Taylor Guitars - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Shadow Mountain Community Church - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Creation and Earth History Museum - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Cuyamaca College - 7.8 km / 4.9 mi
Grossmont College - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
The Water Conservation Garden - 9.7 km / 6 mi
San Diego State University - 10.9 km / 6.7 mi
Carlton Oaks Country Club - 11.2 km / 6.9 mi
Mission Trails Regional Park - 11.2 km / 7 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 28.2 km / 17.5 mi
San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) - 45 km / 28 mi
San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 21.8 km / 13.6 mi
Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 64.6 km / 40.1 mi

The preferred airport for Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon is San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN).

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.

This smoke-free motel features hiking/biking trails nearby.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Smoke-free property
  • Total number of rooms - 43
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Professional property host/manager
  • Masks are compulsory at the property for guests without full COVID-19 vaccination
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No elevators
  • In-room accessibility
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Free self parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

(SAN) San Diego Intl. airport- 15 miles.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Maximum number of pets per room 1

Pets allowed

Misc Fees / Policies

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

  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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

  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas for unvaccinated guests.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Count on Us (Wyndham).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Count on Us (Wyndham)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Travelodge

  • Bear Bites continental breakfast featuring a little bit of everything to start your morning off right
  • Free high-speed internet access
  • Known for best pet friendly services in select locations
  • Great family centered property

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