Encinitas, CA Hotel – Best Western Encinitas Inn & Suites


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85 Encinitas Boulevard
Encinitas, California 92024-3625
United States


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Hotel Overview

People come for the "Encinitas experience" at this Encinitas hotel, where a fantastic location, unbeatable price, and plenty of luxury is king. No other hotel near LEGOLAND® and the beach offers these kinds of amenities. Spend the day exploring massive LEGO® pieces or sunbathing on the golden beaches. Everything you imagine California to be comes to life at this Encinitas hotel. A convenient location to local attractions is just the beginning.

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Want a trip to SeaWorld® or San Diego? You got it. These hot spots are only a short drive away from your Encinitas hotel. However, don't go so fast. Guests get free Wi-Fi and a free continental breakfast to start the day right. Dig into platefuls of piping hot waffles, fresh fruits, delectable pastries and an array of cereals and yogurt. Top it all off with chilled juices and 100% Arabica coffee.

The San Diego Botanical Gardens are a must-see attraction. It's all just a short trip away from your Encinitas hotel.

Our hotel is also conveniently located only 10 minutes (walking distance) away from the Encinitas Station and is a great option for train travelers looking to hit the road.

Of course, taking advantage of your prime location three blocks away from Moonlight Beach, is always a smart move. Take a surfing lesson or join a day cruise downtown San Diego. There's no end to the adventure that's right outside your Encinitas hotel room. Work on getting that perfectly bronzed body or join a sandcastle building competition.

Friendly, knowledgeable staff members are happy to help you plan the perfect vacation. Checking out the local cuisine or day tripping to San Diego are both options. Where do you want to start? Your Encinitas hotel is close to it all.

Reserve your comfortable stay at Best Western Encinitas Inn & Suites at Moonlight Beach for an unforgettable vacation! Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Love the Beach”
By jimfromorangecounty
Orange County, California on 06-Feb-18

We have stayed at this location with our extended family several times. The hotel is walking distance to Moonlight Beach, a terrific area for surfing and body boarding. The hotel serves a solid...

“Froze to death in our room”
By Kathryn C
on 01-Feb-18

My husband and I stayed at Best Western Encinitas several weeks ago. Our room was clean and well equipped, the breakfast was superb on the one day we took it. However, our stay was ruined because...

“Happy Dog”
By 2fromCA
wetzer on 26-Jan-18

Very good motel for people traveling with dog. The dog-friendly rooms are located on the first floor at far end of the hotel and open onto a nearly private small yard which makes things easy...

“Good place, great location”
By Mark S
Chicago, Illinois on 09-Jan-18

The price was right, great location, solid breakfast which was included. I couldn't ask for anything more. The staff was friendly and the room was more updated that I was expecting. If I return to...

“Great beach hotel”
By Richard S
Los Angeles, United States on 06-Jan-18

Great location to the beach. This hotel always meets our needs. Pet friendly, clean rooms, good breakfast and helpful staff. The rooms are large and the view from the patio is beautiful. Always our...


Hotel Amenities


  • The property is located on a bluff overlooking the beautiful coastal city of Encinitas. Ideally located, off the Interstate 5 with easy access to major business, boutique shopping districts centralized between North County and the Southland's most popular attractions including Quail Botanical Gardens, San Elijo Lagoon, and Encinitas Ranch Golf Course just minutes away.

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control


  • 94 guest rooms with large private balconies
  • We have lovely large guest rooms 440 square feet with one king bed, two queen beds 500 square feet, and two room suites 600 square feet with one king or queen bed in the bedroom, and a sofa bed in the living room. A full kitchen is also included in the two room suites, we also have Presidential and Governor Suites with a Jacuzzi® tub in the bedroom for special occasions.
  • We guarantee your complete satisfaction with the Best Western at Moonlight Beach Encinitas Inn & Suites. Our professional staff is anxious to show you the hospitality you can expect when staying with us!

29 Suites with kitchenettes

  • 1 Presidential Suite with Jacuzzi® tub
  • 1 Governor Suite with Jacuzzi® tub

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space

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