Cherokee Lodge

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964 D Ave., Coronado, CA, 92118
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Take a step back in time when you stay on Coronado Island’s historic Cherokee Lodge. You’ll love the vintage, homey feeling as well as the proximity to the beach.
Cherokee Lodge
Prices starting at $110 / night
Cherokee Lodge
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Overview

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A historic home turned into a boutique hotel, the Cherokee Lodge offers a unique way to stay on Coronado Island and enjoy everything San Diego has to offer. This is a great choice for visitors to the city who want something a little homelier than the traditional hotel experience.

The lodge is located only a short walk from Coronado Beach, making it a great place to stay for guests who want to relax in the sun, go for a swim or head out on the bay with a boat rental. It is also less than a mile from the island’s municipal golf course for visitors who want to hit the links. There are plenty of other activities to enjoy on the island also. The owners are long-time residents who can provide plenty of guidance.

Local Tips
Discover Coronado!
Coronado is the perfect location for family vacation or weekend getaway. Just a short drive from San Diego, Coronado gives you all the conveniences, and beauty, of the San Diego area without the crowds.

With only 14 rooms and each one unique, staying at the Cherokee Lodge is truly more like staying in a home than a hotel. The Cherokee Lodge was one of the earliest lodgings on the island. It gets its name from the wild Cherokee roses that grew on the property. The well-kept garden still blooms with beautiful flowers and other plants.

Outside the hotel is a pleasant seating area for relaxing or enjoying a picnic. There is also a covered porch to sit on out of the sun and very occasional bad weather.

There is free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and a computer station for guests who need it. Additionally, there are conveniences such as luggage storage, a microwave in the common area and self-serve laundry.

The hotel offers free continental breakfast to guests every day. Additionally, there are some excellent dining options on the island. These include Burger Lounge, Night & Day Café and Leroy’s Kitchen and Lounge. There are also several nearby chains including Panera Bread.

There is a daily maid service and the rooms are all non-smoking. The hotel offers guests beach umbrellas for their use on the island.

The hotel’s aesthetic is very homely and historic. It is situated on a beautiful and well-kept property with an extensive garden. Inside the rooms are cozy and welcoming. Many of the colors, artwork and other décor reflect the relaxing and beach-oriented vibe of the hotel.

Overall, this is a great place to stay for anyone who enjoys beaches, the sun and enjoying seaside towns. The Cherokee Lodge has a lot to offer any city visitors.

Cherokee Lodge
Prices starting at $110 / night

What's Nearby

Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
9 min Walk
Beach
Coronado Beach
9 min Walk
Petco Park
Petco Park
11 min Drive
Embarcadero
Embarcadero
12 min Drive
Gaslamp District
Gaslamp Quarter
12 min Drive
Balboa Park
Balboa Park
12 min Drive
San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
17 min Drive
Old Town San Diego
Old Town San Diego
22 min Drive
SeaWorld San Diego
SeaWorld San Diego
29 min Drive
Mission Bay Park
Mission Bay Park
29 min Drive
Cherokee Lodge
Prices starting at $110 / night

Things to Know Before Arrival

Neighborhood Coronado Island
Take the hop on hop off bus to the boardwalk and beaches of Coronado Island. Go biking, paddle boarding, kayaking or fishing and enjoy many local shops.
Check In / Check Out
3:00 PM / 11:00 AM
Pet Policy
Only Service Animals are Welcome
Wifi
Free WiFi in Lobby & Rooms
Breakfast
Included
Property Size
14 Rooms

Property Amenities

Boutique Hotel
Boutique Hotel
City Hotel
City Hotel
Couples Friendly
Couples Friendly
Fitness Room
Fitness Room
Golf Nearby
Golf Nearby
Hotel Near Beach
Hotel Near Beach
Laundry
Laundry

Parking

Self Parking
Self Parking
Free Parking
Free Parking

Room Amenities

Air Conditioning
Air Conditioning
Daily Maid Service
Daily Maid Service
Fan
Fan
Flat Screen TV
Flat Screen TV
Handicapped Accessible
Handicapped Accessible
Iron
Iron
No Smoking
No Smoking
Roll Away Bed
Roll Away Bed
Getting Around
SAN Airport
SAN Airport
- 18 min Drive
Trolley
Trolley Station
- 13 min Drive
Cruise Port
Cruise Port
- 17 min Drive
This Month's Forecast
69°F / 79°F
Sunny in August
Sep
67°F / 79°F
Sunny in September
Oct
63°F / 78°F
Sunny in October
Nov
56°F / 73°F
Sunny in November

Rooms & Rates

King Bed Room at Cherokee Lodge

As a boutique hotel, the Cherokee lodge has slightly unorthodox accommodations. There are 14 rooms and they are all unique. Guests can request specific rooms if they choose. All rooms include a small refrigerator, hairdryer, iron, coffee maker, wine glasses, corkscrew, sap-quality bathroom amenities and comfortable, homely furniture.

Many of the rooms include king-size beds. Two rooms have queen beds and one room has two queens. Three of the rooms feature full beds and one has two twins.

All but two rooms have en suite bathrooms. The two rooms with hallways bathrooms are on different floors, so the bathrooms are functionally private.

Every room has windows to let in ample natural light. The hotel’s positioning ensures that it is always bathed in the island’s sunny weather.

Most rooms include some seating. The beds are plush and comfortable. Rooms also include TVs, and several have kitchenette areas. Overall, the rooms are comfortable and like a home away from home.

Cherokee Lodge
Prices starting at $110 / night

Nearby Things to Do

Coronado Golf Course

This municipal course on the island measures 6,590 yards and it a par 72. With beautiful greens and forgiving fairways, it is a great place to play.

Coronado Museum

For a look at the island’s history, visit the local museum run by the Coronado Historical Association. It is a fun way to learn about the unique story of this unusual city in the San Diego Bay.

Coronado Island Film Festival

Every year the island organizes a film festival. If you are visiting during this event, it is well worth going to enjoy some unique and noteworthy films.

Coronado Summer Concert Series

Throughout the summer, Coronado Island organizes a concert series at the promenade. This typically takes place from May to September.

Lamb’s Players Theatre

This local theater has some of San Diego’s best boutique performing arts. It has been operating in Coronado for 47 years and is a local staple.

Coronado Beach

The beautiful beach on the island stretches along the bayside of the island. It is a wonderful place to relax in the sun, go for a swim or otherwise enjoy the beach lifestyle.

Balboa Park

This 1,200-acre park in downtown San Diego is a refreshing oasis in the city. It features green spaces, museums, theaters and more.

San Diego Zoo

Inside Balboa Park is the world-famous zoo. This is one of the most popular attractions in the city thanks to its 3,000 animals and extensive exhibits.

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