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Keating House

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Glendale, Arizona
Reviewed 29 September 2010

This beautiful B&B was perfect for our weekend trip to San Diego. The two owners were helpful at informing us of great places to walk around and grab a bite to eat as well, which we did and thoroughly enjoyed! We stayed in one of the rooms in the back house and we really had our privacy. Breakfast in the...

3Thank csaint21
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Reviewed 20 September 2010

I travel to San Diego once a year and have found that the absolute best place to stay is the Keating House just minutes from the Airport. The garden is beautiful and private, great place to sit, read, or have a great cup of coffee. The rooms are clean and comfortable and lend themselves to a relaxing time any time...

2Thank Kiki034
Reviewed 30 August 2010

After reading previous reviews, I expected to find this place a little noisy (it's right under the flight path for San Diego airport). What I did not expect was the sheer level of nose. It is NOISY. Stayed 2 nights. The first night we were woken by planes at 5am, and the second night the noise started at 4.45am. I...

1Thank scotalian
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 August 2010

We stay at Keating House each year - San Diego is a great place, and Keating House is our favorite San Diego point of interest! Doug and Ben are fantastic hosts and the house attracts a fascinating range of people. If it's San Diego you're interested in, downtown and Balboa Park are in walking distance, as is the Little Italy...

1Thank Marco_Publico
Reviewed 2 May 2010

We had a great time at Keating House. The owners are friendly and helpful without being over bearing. The location is perfect - within walking distance of Balboa Park, Hillcrest, Little Italy and the Gas Lamp quarter. Highly recommended!

1Thank Myntcat
Reviewed 8 April 2010

We have stayed numerous times, always feel right at home and have such rich conversations with other guest!

1Thank gnomeCalifornia
Bellingham Washington
Reviewed 16 February 2010

My husband and I spent Christmas in San Diego and stayed at a few different places. Keating House was our favorite. We were looking for a quiet location near Balboa Park. Thanks to TripAdvisor, we picked the perfect place. I can only echo all of the positive comments that other travelers have made and will add how delightful it was...

1Thank BelNel
Las Vegas
Reviewed 1 January 2010

From the moment we arrived until we packed our bags in the car, we were treated like royalty. Doug and Ben really made it a wonderful relaxing trip. The food was amazing, the amenities were plenty and the cozy rooms were perfect!! Thanks for the wonderful retreat!!!

1Thank PerksLasVegas
North Carolina
Reviewed 7 October 2009

Wow, what a wonderful and relaxing stay. We went to celebrate our 20th anniversary and Ben & Doug made it our best anniversary yet. I have never stayed at a Bed & Breakfast before, I was afraid it would be like staying in a strangers house, WRONG. We felt right at home. They were more than willing to help us...

1Thank jaartj
los angeles
Reviewed 22 September 2009

My husband and I went to San Diego for our 2 years anniversary and the Keating house was our first B&B experience. I can say that we haven't been disappointed at all... The house is spacious, with a nice front yard and a big back yard full of beautiful flowers. We had the aqua room with our private entrance on...

1Thank audreyas

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic victorian B&B located within walking distance of downtown, Balboa Park, Zoo, little Italy, and harbor. All rooms have a private bath and come with a full breakfast ... more   less 

Additional Information about Keating House

Address: 2331 Second Ave., Between Juniper and Kalmia Sts., San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €85 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Keating House Hotel San Diego
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“Choose between rooms inside the main House, or at the rear in a stand-alone annex that provides a bit more "freedom". All are good.”
WendyandAlbieN, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Yellow room was spacious and comfortable.”
jacky_demers, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Garden Suite is adjacent to the main house - perfect while adjusting to an 8-hour time difference.”
P12OPbarbarah, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book the Garden Suite if you can! Very spacious. I also liked the Yellow Room when the Garden Suite wasn't available.”
JennKopf, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Inn keepers will explain room differences.”
smc112255, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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