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Hilton San Diego Bayfront

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Minnesota
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This hotel was lovely. The rooms were clean and beautiful. It is located on a beautiful walk along the water and very close to the convention center. The GasLamp district is right across the street and the San Diego zoo was a reasonable taxi ride away. I would love to stay at this hotel again.

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our hotel and we would love for you to be our guest again soon!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The pool and hot tubs are great overlooking the bay front. The bar staff is very good. The entire Pool bar is nice it reminded me of West Elm (Store). We had a high floor with excellent views of the bridge. Easy walking to Gas Lamp District for dinner. 5 Start!

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your wonderful experience at our hotel and The Pool Club. We are happy to hear you loved our pool and hot tubs over looking the San Diego Bay. We hope you had a chance to also check out the drinks and views at Odysea Lounge. We love hearing about our guest's visits and we hope you will...

Reviewed 2 November 2015

had a lovely weekend at the sandiego bay front! house keeping is very friendly at all times and room are very clean and nice.! they also had movie night by the pool the night we got there, and they were offering free popcorn to their guests which i thought was very neat!

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay on the San Diego Bay at our hotel. We are also glad you were satisfied with the Housekeeping service and loved our Movie Night by the pool. We hope you will be our guest again soon!

mcallen, United States
Reviewed 2 November 2015

chose hotel because next to convention center and bayside location. short walk to convention center and gaslamp district great views of bay but be aware next to Dole pineapple . not unpleasant view nevertheless. great staff, very nice breakfast available and dinner didn't disappoint

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our location just steps away from the Convention Center and on the San Diego Bay! We are also happy to hear you liked our proximity to the Gaslamp District. Hopefully you tasted the signature Cinnamon Rolls at Vela's Breakfast! Thanks again for your comments and see you next time!

Arlington, United States
Reviewed 1 November 2015

I love staying at the Hilton Bayfront. The staff there is always very friendly and accommodating. The hotel is beautiful and such a nice location on the bay. The Gaslamp is right across the street so there are virtually unlimited dining options nearby. I also really enjoy their Big Night New Year's Eve event. It has been such a great...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel located on the San Diego Bay near the Gaslamp District. We appreciate your kind words concerning our team members as well. We hope you will join us for Big Night San Diego New Year's Eve Gala again!

covina, United States
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The brand makes it expensive compared to the services provided. You have to pay extra for a sea view otherwise you end up with an ugly industrial view. Pool is small. you pay for parking your car even if you are a guest. Overall, I would choose another hotel if I had the chance

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at our hotel. We’re very sorry that your experience at our property wasn’t up to our usual high standards and we apologize for the disappointing service you experienced. We will take your comments under consideration as we continually work to improve our guest experience. We hope...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in October as a couple. The hotel is very modern facing the water and overlooking Coronado Island as well as downtown San Diego. Karin Bergendahl in the concierge provided excellent service and went above and beyond to make this a memorable stay for us. Love the view from our room! We will definitely stay here again!

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Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience at our hotel. We are so happy to hear that Karin helped make your stay more enjoyable and memorable. We appreciate your kind words and we hope you will be our guest again soon!

Dallas
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Stayed here recently for a meeting. Had a great room that overlooked the entire bay (Coronado, naval base, convention center) and was on a high floor. The room was comfortable, well appointed and well maintained. One thing I noticed was the bathrooms seemed a bit small, but overall didn't detract from the experience. Hotel has a Starbucks, multiple restaurants and...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the spectacular view from your guestroom. We hope you will have a chance to return and check out Vela Restaurant's signature Cinnamon Rolls, Odysea Lounge's delicious Moscow Mules, or The Pool Club's Bayfront view! We appreciate your feedback and we hope...

Moscow, ID
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights for a conference. Room size is ok, not spacious but enough to move around. There’s a work desk with nice adjustable chair, and a small armchair for relaxing. In-room coffee is single serving pods (Starbucks is located on Promenade level of hotel), no fridge or microwave. Room is quiet, comfortable, clean. Bed very comfortable. Alarm...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your photo and review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our location on the San Diego Bay and our very own Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt. Next time, feel free to request a complimentary refrigerator at check-in! Also, Hilton HHonors members who book directly through Hilton receive complimentary guestroom internet....

Greenville, United States
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I am an HHonors member and I have NEVER EVER been charged a daily incidental fee and I travel to conferences all over the US. This was ridiculous. I had to contact my employer to ask the individual who paid in FULL the four nights 2 days before my arrival to call in and put the daily incidental charges on...

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Thank you for your review. We greatly appreciate your feedback and we sincerely apologize for the disappointment with your stay. We will be sure to take your comments about our property and policies under consideration as we re-evaluate guest needs and continually work to improve our guest experience. We hope you will consider staying with us again the next time...

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Step in. From the moment you arrive you instantly feel the difference. All of the vitalizing elements of the sea and sun are embraced on this spectacular waterfront setting. Rising 30 stories above San Diego Bay, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront hotel is a spirited blend of San Diego’s coastal influences, style, innovation and of course the unmistakable vibe. Steps from downtown’s Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego Convention Center, and PETCO Park, this beautiful hotel offers the amenities and lays the best of the city at your doorstep. Now guests have easy access from the hotel by way of the pedestrian bridge, directly to PETCO Park, downtown’s vibrant Gaslamp district, and up-in-coming East Village. Luxury and comfort have no boundaries here. Enjoy magnificent San Diego Bay and city views from our lobby, restaurants and guest rooms. Each one of the 1,190 spacious guest rooms including 30 suites at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront has a Bay view and features Hilton's Serenity Collection® bed and linens, the finest amenities such as Peter Thomas Roth® products, and the latest technology. And true to Hilton tradition, exceptional service comes as effortlessly here as the tides ebb and flow. For a San Diego business trip, family weekend, or a romantic getaway, Hilton San Diego Bayfront accommodations offer something for everyone. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101-7897
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €175 - €426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton San Diego Bayfront 4*
Number of rooms: 1190
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Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel San Diego
Hilton Hotel San Diego
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#17 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#24 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#31 Business Hotel in San Diego
#46 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#60 Family Hotel in San Diego
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