Room type

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Jetted Tub

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Get an overview of this hotelSan Diego-area boutique hotel in Encinitas

In the heart of Encinitas, Portofino Beach Inn is close to Moonlight State Beach and San Diego Botanic Garden.

This family-friendly hotel is within the vicinity of Swamis Beach and Sealife Aquarium.

Make yourself at home in one of the 45 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a spa tub, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and multilingual staff. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 45-room Portofino Beach Inn is 2 blocks from Moonlight Beach and within a mile of downtown Encinitas's boutique shops and multi-cuisine restaurants. The hotel is 6 miles from Legoland, 21 miles from SeaWorld, 24 miles from San Diego Zoo, and 26 miles from downtown San Diego.

Flower-lined courtyards dot the property. Laundry facilities are available. De-stress in the luxurious spa tub. Parking is complimentary.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 45 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Year Built 1986 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Climate control 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
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Where to Eat

This San Diego-area hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Big Jim's Old South BBQ

Leucadia Pizzeria

Meritage Restaurant & Bar

CapNKeno Bar and Restauant

Happy Fish Sushi Restaurant

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Nearby Things to Do

Encinitas is one of several beach communities along the North San Diego County coast. Long sandy beaches, including Moonlight Beach, four blocks from the hotel, are well-suited for surfing, volleyball, running, and sunbathing. Bicycle rentals are available in Encinitas, Leucadia, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Del Mar, and Solana Beach. A bike and running path stretches along the beach and highway between these cities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • A pet fee will be charged
  • Early check-in fee: USD 30
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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

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