We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Palomar Inn

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Chula Vista
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

55 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Palomar Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 51: English reviews
Phoenix
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Me and my family will never come here again. I decided to stay at this location because it was one of the cheaper ones I found, but I really believe you get what you pay for. The noise from other guest was super loud kept me and my family up all night. Found two small holes in the bathroom come...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Analisa0412
Fontana, California
Reviewed 27 June 2014

I was looking for a suite to accomdate my family of 6. This hotel seemed to have what we needed at a reasonable price. I called to make the reservation over the phone as my computer was acting and i couldn't make it online. A man answered the phone and i told him i wanted to know about availability. Before...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank WrestlingMom02
RMJ123, General Manager at Palomar Inn, responded to this review

We did not mean to be rude and we did not mislead anyone. We do not want overbooked situation in our hotel and so many times during the conventions in San Diego, we do avoid to take reservations on the phone. That is our business policy to keep our customer service best and not to disappoint anyone due to overbooking....

Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

Between 2012-2013 I used to travel often to Chula Vista. Traveling alone, and staying by myself after my days out, the feeling of safety was HUGE. I'd previously stayed at the GoodNight Inn a little ways away and there was always some commotion outside, it was isolated, the rooms felt icky, and I just hoped I could find a better...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Miriam A
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I booked the Palomar as it was convenient to business meetings I attended in Chula Vista. Stayed 4 nights, and was more than happy with the accomodation. Yogesh was affable, informative, and ensured my needs were attended to. I found my room clean, well kept and with all the amenities one would expect. Location was excellent, with shops, trolley train...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Bill_of_adelaide
Fresno, California
Reviewed 6 October 2013

We were a bit apprehensive about coming to the Palomar Inn, as my friend made the reservation online from a pop-up that appeared while searching for a place for us to stay after a concert at the Sleep Train Amphitheater. We were pleasantly surprised. Yogesh, the manager, greeted us nicely when we entered the lobby. He was very cordial and...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Steven H
Reviewed 29 September 2013 via mobile

the evening manager was not pleasant. The rooms were unkempt and dirty. Hairs were found on the towels. We stayed two nights as we're were already locked in. Never staying here again. The wifi never ever worked. Yogesh you are a nice charming man, but your hotel needs help.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Geordino
RMJ123, Public Relations Manager at Palomar Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Geordino: We have taken all the action for slow internet and the new system will be placed this week. Our housekeeping staff has been briefed for all the details you mentioned. We sincerely apologize for your difficulty during your stay. We will do everything in our ability to prevent that in future. GM

Reviewed 19 September 2013

I thoroughly enjoyed my 5 nights here. Yogesh, the manager, was very accommodating and the cleaning staff was friendly and thorough. The location is perfect with many storefronts and restaurants within walking distance, and for those using public transit, the trolley stop is 1 block away. For $49 a night, Palomar Inn cannot be beat!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank mclov1n
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Reviewed 17 July 2013

We stay in this hotel for 2 nights, It was very pleasant stay, just to go to sleep. I thinks the bed are not so comfortable but it was ok. We would defenietly stay here again. Average price. Insuficient parking lot (but you can park in the street beside) Wifi works ok. You don't even notice the freeway noise. If...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Nestor A
Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

It was a horrible stay. I am not exaggerating you can check the pictures that I have added. I don't know how they got so many positive reviews!! The room and the bathroom were dirty and stinky. Water in washbasin was pouring to the carpet..It was unbelievable..There was a sunflower seed in the towel!!! If you check the negative reviews...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Minikcik
RMJ123, Manager at Palomar Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for getting our attention. Yes the room you stayed needed a little maintenance. It was overlooked due to the motel sold out every single day. Our maintenance department has aknowledge all of these and repaired and resolved all of these issues. Management

Casa Grande, Arizona
Reviewed 12 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights. It was a very pleasant stay. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean. The manager Yogi was very helpful and very pleasant to deal with. We would definitely stay there again. Book your reservation online and you get a lower price. We paid 49.95 per night for...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank tucsontommy1

32 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (20)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Chula Vista hotels
1.4 km away
Chula Vista Inn
Chula Vista Inn
#10 of 20 in Chula Vista
225 reviews
4.0 km away
Good Nite Inn, Chula Vista
Good Nite Inn, Chula Vista
#6 of 20 in Chula Vista
539 reviews
4.1 km away
Holiday Inn Express San Diego South - Chula Vista
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.9 km away
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
#3 of 20 in Chula Vista
300 reviews
5.5 km away
Comfort Inn Chula Vista San Diego South
4.1 km away
BEST WESTERN South Bay Inn
BEST WESTERN South Bay Inn
#4 of 20 in Chula Vista
434 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guest Room Amenities in All Rooms/Suites:: * 32" High Definition flat panel Samsung T.V. in every room. Work Desk with Lamp & Desk Level Electrical Outlets. * Refrigerator/Microwave/Steam Iron/ironing board/Hairdryer * Free super high speed wireless Internet access Coffee/tea maker with Premium Classic Coffee & Condiments. * Spare Electrical Outlet at Desk in all the rooms and suites. Premium High Definition cable channels with three movies. * Guaranteed Non-Smoking Spacious Rooms/Suites * Air-Conditioning with Heating and Cooling * Lord & Mayfair Premium Bath Amenities * Curved Shower Rod Bathtubs with Extra Space for Big & Tall * Automatic Door Closer * Electronic Locks and Secondary locking Device * Wide Angle Door Viewer * Dataports and speaker phone * AM/FM radio and alarm clock Free local calls under 30 minutes Free Wall Street Journal-San Diego Union Tribune available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palomar Inn

Address: 801 Palomar St, Chula Vista, CA 91911-2615
Region: United States > California > Chula Vista
Price Range: €56 - €236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 37
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Palomar Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Corner rooms have excellent view to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles patriciagA857HO, 5 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We like the second and 3rd floors...great because they have an elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles BeverleeB_13, 21 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There is a lift to the second floor. Nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Bill_of_adelaide, 15 Oct 2013 | Read review
“There's no pool!!! But the beach is 10 minutes away!”
 of 5 bubbles LisaC313, 2 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Make sure to book before Friday, before the prices go up!!”
 of 5 bubbles ShannahF, 26 May 2013 | Read review
5 of 5