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    Kimpton Solamar Hotel

    435 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-7007
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good29%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “wine hour” (93 reviews)
    “petco park” (198 reviews)
    “gaslamp district” (295 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    As a huge fan of Kimpton properties, I’m setting the bar higher than I would for just any hotel. And housekeeping is to blame for nearly all of my issues. 1. Badly stained decorative pillows on the bed (removed after we pointed them out, then...More

    2  Thank wisewoman15
    Response from GM_Solamar, Manager at Kimpton Solamar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello wisewoman15. I'm very sorry to see that the room was not up to standards. I would welcome the opportunity to talk to you in more detail about your experience and pinpoint the room/s you were in. Please fill free to reach out to me...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Listen, I've stayed at filthy San Diego airB&B and hotels for the same price so I am not knocking this one. If you're on a budget, stay here. It's clean, it's safe, the staff are super helpful and nice. It's a little rough and worn...More

    Thank aaardvark
    Response from GM_Solamar, Manager at Kimpton Solamar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello aaardvark. Thank you for the review. I'm happy to see we're your new fave! I'll be sure to let the Chef know about the Rice Balls! Thanks again and hope to see you back soon. Justin- AGM

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great room and very friendly staff. Had a few hiccups in the restaurant, but staff there made everything right. Will definitely stay again if we return to San Diego. Love the rooftop pool, but wish they had a hot tub as well.

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    Thank coralc539
    Response from GM_Solamar, Manager at Kimpton Solamar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Glad to see you had a fabulous birthday trip, coralc539! Try out one of our Spa rooms next time and you can have your own personal hot tub! Thanks!- Justin AGM

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The location of the hotel is great, the staff is really friendly, there was is great happy hour in the lobby every night for guests. The hotel pays attention to detail and is pet friendly which was a great option for us to be able...More

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    Response from GM_Solamar, Manager at Kimpton Solamar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for the great review, lancem263. Awesome to see you enjoyed the hotel and the staff was so great! Our parking rates are in line with most valet lots in the immediate area and we have no problem recommending those lots. Just be aware the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I’ve had beds cumfier than this at holiday inn. Plus the staff didn’t even give me the reservation I wanted. It was a completely different room and it was dirty plus the shower didn’t even work. The mini bar had half drunken bottles in it...More

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    Response from GM_Solamar, Manager at Kimpton Solamar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello 120isaiahv. I'm very sorry to see that you did not have a stellar stay. I do believe there was some confusion with the 2 different room types you booked and I apology for that. I also think our manager took care of your other...More

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    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$179 - US$439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #7 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • #8 Spa Hotel in San Diego
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
    • #30 Family Hotel in San Diego
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    • Number of rooms
    • 235
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    • San Diego >
    • Downtown / East Village
    • Also Known As
    • Kimpton San Diego ,
    • Hotel Solamar San Diego
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    vinaygill
    11 December 2017|
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    Response from mikehenryjr | Reviewed this property |
    No it is not. All Kimpton Hotels offer free coffee and tea and a free happy hour each night.
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    westyorkshireevo62
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from volcanogirl | Reviewed this property |
    Your question is posted on Tripadvisor; you need to contact the hotel directly through their website. Hope you have a great stay. We enjoyed staying there.
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    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Stephanie K | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sorry, but I have no idea about parking. I used UBER for my entire trip. It was extremely cost effective and user friendly.
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