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Urban Boutique Hotel - San Diego Hotels
Rating: 3.0 Stars
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Urban Boutique Hotel

1654 Columbia Street, San Diego 92101 - Map
"Great hotel in the heart of little Italy "
Super cute hotel in a great location close to everything. Very modern decor beds are a bit on the firm side and they do charge a 50% upfront deposit. Other then they great stay!
Traveller from texas
Located in Downtown San Diego, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Firehouse Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego …More
The Dana on Mission Bay, BW Premier Collection - San Diego Hotels
Rating: 3.5 Stars
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The Dana on Mission Bay, BW Premier Collection

1710 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego 92109 - Map
"Ok if your out and about"
The Dana is a reasonable hotel/motel that is good as a base to use if you're going to be out a lot during your holiday. It's in a good 'mid city' location for you to get to all sites that San Diego has to offer for example 15 mins to Downtown and San Diego Zoo etc. The Hotel has a Motel look and feel to it and as long as you're not paying top dollar for it then it will suit most busy tourists. Wi-fi is poor apart from in reception. The surrounding immediate surrounding area is nice and quiet but a 2 lane thoroughfare runs past the hotel/motel so beware what room you get. The evening movie for kids in the pool area looked great and overall it was ok, not great and not terrible but I could see how some may not like it if they choose to relax more in their hotel during their hold.
Traveller from Ascot
Adjacent to San Diego's Mission Bay, this 13-acre hotel is within 2 miles of SeaWorld and Mission Beach, and 6 miles of the …More
Bay Club Hotel & Marina - San Diego Hotels
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Bay Club Hotel & Marina

2131 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego 92106 - Map
"Lovely hotel with helpful staff "
We stayed in 3 different hotels in San Diego during our holiday and this was the best. We really like the location in the middle of the mariner but close still to the city. Access to some great and well priced seafood restaurants. The staff were also very helpful and accommodating which made our stay even better. I would definitely stay again.
Traveller from UK
3 miles from the San Diego Airport, Bay Club Hotel & Marina is 5 miles from SeaWorld, the cruise-ship terminal, Seaport …More
The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows - San Diego Hotels
Rating: 3.5 Stars
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The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

2223 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego 92104 - Map
"Not good for you if you would like to sleep"
The hotel is a lot of fun. A lot of events and parties are organized here and is very suitable for young people (21 - 45 years of age). However if you would hope that you will have a good night sleep, please choose a different hotel. Visitors in this hotel like to party and the hotel isn't very good at enforcing quite time after 10 pm. This is especially a problem if you are with little children. The pool is a lot of fun, they have good complimentary coffee in the morning until 9 am and a common microwave. There complimentary ice 24/7. Also be aware there is a parking fee ($12, but the have underground parking, which is a plus) and also room tax... so at the end the Expedia deal doesn't sound so great.
Traveller from CA
This family-friendly San Diego hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park Carousel …More
Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel - National City Hotels
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Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

800 Bay Marina Dr, National City 91950 - Map
Great staying. Nice friendly stuff. Quiet and clean
A Traveller
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 1.8 mi (3 km) from Chula Vista Nature Center and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from …More
The Atwood - San Diego Hotels
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The Atwood

1201 Hotel Circle South, San Diego 92108 - Map
"Rooms are good value"
The rooms are nicely remodeled and comfortable. Only the rooms closest to the street you can hear the freeway. And the pool/hot tub closes at 8 which is too early. Recommend extending until 9.
Traveller from Nevada
Located in Mission Valley, this spa motel is 1 mi (1.5 km) from Riverwalk Golf Club and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of …More
La Jolla Shores Hotel - La Jolla Hotels
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La Jolla Shores Hotel

8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla 92037 - Map
"Great location. Only a few steps from the beach. "
Overall this hotel was nice. The location made all the difference and a rental car isn't necessary. The rooms were clean however they need to replace mattresses as they are worn down and not too comfortable. The pillows are feather (if you like that kind you'll love them) but they were somewhat of a nuisance to try to sleep on. All the staff were great and friendly but on two occasions we were shorted cash on our change from the bill. It was only a few dollars but that doesn't make it ok and on TWO occasions none the less.
Traveller from UT
Set amid gardens, fountains, and terra-cotta walkways, this beachfront California hotel is 3 miles from downtown La Jolla's …More
La Pensione Hotel - San Diego Hotels
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La Pensione Hotel

606 West Date Street, San Diego 92101 - Map
"Nice hotel in Little Italy"
I booked this hotel based on its location to Little Italy. It is also only a 5 minute walk from the sea front and public transport. The front desk staff were very helpful on check in. The room was of average size but big enough for us as we only wanted a hotel to use as a base to explore San Diego. The room was very clean and well maintained.
Traveller from uk
Located in Downtown San Diego, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Firehouse Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego …More
Blue Sea Beach Hotel - San Diego Hotels
Rating: 3.5 Stars
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Blue Sea Beach Hotel

707 Pacific Beach Dr, San Diego 92109 - Map
"nice hotel close to the beach"
Friendly and professional staff, clean hotel inside and out, plenty of parking, plenty of towels in the room, free use of computers in the lobby.
Traveller from Mesa, AZ
This oceanfront Blue Sea Beach Hotel is set in Pacific Beach, 7 miles from downtown San Diego, and Balboa Park. Belmont Park …More
Surfer Beach Hotel - San Diego Hotels
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Surfer Beach Hotel

711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego 92109 - Map
There is no AC in the room, so on warm days your door is open to the ocean breezes. Rooms are smallish, but you are really just sleeping in there. Area eateries are pricey, so be sure to bring extra bank.
A Traveller
This 3-story oceanfront hotel is located directly on the beach, just 2 miles from SeaWorld, 9 miles from downtown San Diego …More

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