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Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas

2-star2 stars
186 N Coast Highway 101EncinitasCA92024United States of America

City-center hotel within easy reach of Moonlight State Beach
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Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas

from $72
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

What’s around Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Moonlight State Beach (6-minute walk)
  • San Diego Botanic Garden (15-minute walk)
  • Swamis Beach (23-minute walk)
  • Encinitas Community Park (26-minute walk)
  • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (42-minute walk)
  • Del Mar Racetrack (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)

Getting around

  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 16 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 27 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 32 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 32 min drive
  • Solana Beach Station - 10 min drive
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 15 min drive
  • Carlsbad Village Station - 17 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking

About Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas

Just off historic coastal Highway 101, this Encinitas hotel is 2.5 blocks from Moonlight State Beach. Legoland is 5 miles from the hotel, and La Jolla is 10 miles away.

Hotel Features.
Portofino Beach Inn offers guest laundry facilities and free parking. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. A luxurious spa tub is available for guests to relax.

The 40 smoke-free guestrooms vary in size, but all have direct access to flower-lined courtyards with Adirondack-style chairs. Rooms feature private bathroom with tub or shower, complimentary wireless Internet access, microwaves, compact refrigerators, coffeemakers, , and cable TV with free movie channels.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 40 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - midnight
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children (16 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Year Built
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features



  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas’s small print

Also known as

  • Portofino Beach Encinitas
  • Portofino Beach Inn
  • Portofino Beach Inn Encinitas


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: USD 75.00 per stay

Optional extras

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

Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas, Encinitas

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