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BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For the price of this hotel I was amazed! Friendly staff and so attentive and the rooms were super clean and comfortable and over all the breakfast was amazing loved the hours ! And the. View from where we were eating was great! Loved it didn't want to go back home

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Delta
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pleasant and helpful staff, lovely room overlooking the Bay made us very glad we returned to stay here. We arrived on a Saturday, which enabled us to go to the wonderful Farmer's Market, always a pleasure! Location is within walking distance of many diversions, of which San Diego has many. Don't hesitate to stay at this hotel.

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Kitimat
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel with at a good location. The breakfast provided was perfect to get you ready for a busy day of touring beautiful San Diego. And the staff were greats, they seem to have pride in their hotel and it shows.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn! We are glad you really enjoyed our complimentary breakfast buffet. Thank you for sharing the pride out team takes in our hotel, we appreciate the acknowledgment.

Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a fancy smancy hotel, but quite sufficient for my week long visit to San Diego. The breakfast area was nice and clean with helpful and polite staff. Short walk to all amenities, buses and trolleys close by.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay at BW PLUS Bayside inn. We are glad staying with us was sufficient and really appreciate your kind feedback about our breakfast and staff.

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location downtown close to Little Italy, the waterfront and other attractions. Good value in that it was only slightly more expensive than comparable hotels located much further away. Good free breakfast which included cereals, pastries, eggs, bacon, potatoes, juices and coffee in spacious restaurant two doors down from the hotel. Good room which was clean and had a great...

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to provide a detailed review of your stay with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn. We are pleased our location worked so well for you as well as the variety at our complimentary breakfast buffet. We are grateful for your feedback in regards to our balconies, it helps to guide or efforts. We hope to...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel. Average warm breakfast buffet. Great staff at the bayside grill and at the hotel lobby. Stayed in the 11th floor and our view of the city and bayside at night was awesome! Walking distance from Little Italy, great area to explore all the italian eateries, from desserts, beer, wines, and food. We were about a 15 min walk...

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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a 2 night stay in Feb 17. Front desk staff very helpful and friendly. Breakfast included, great selection to choose from. 2 blocks from Little Italy. 1/2 mile from cruise ship berth. Shuttle from airport and to cruise ship.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased to receive your review after staying with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn! Thank you for sharing our convenient location to the cruise terminal and we are glad you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast buffet too.

Wakefield, New Hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose the hotel pre-cruise due to the location, free airport shuttle and free shuttle to the cruise terminal, which was actually quite a short distance away. Very friendly and helpful staff and the buffet breakfast, which was included was ample. Hot and cold foods were offered.Free wifi also. It is right on the edge of Little Italy, which has...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night and was pleasantly surprised by the excellent client service. Love that breakfast is included. Free shuttle to airport, good location. Can use hotel computer to print boarding passes. Also good WIFI connection. Very close to Little Italy and lots of great restaurants within walking distance. Safe area to walk and explore.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn, we are pleased you found our service to be excellent and will share your feedback with the team! Thank you for sharing your positive experience with our location, business center and WIFI. We look forward to welcoming you back should you travel to San Diego again.

Chicago, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this Best Western once before and we came back. It is the Best Value for the Money. It is very clean, friendly and great location. I will be staying there again in the future. Wonderful visit!

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to stay with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn. We strive to offer our guests a great value and are glad you found it to be so. We look forward to welcoming you back!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western Plus Bayside Inn is located in the heart of downtown San Diego, perfect for site seeing or business trips. Our proximity to Little Italy offers guests easy access to amazing dining and breweries from award winning chefs. Guests can easily walk to shopping and dining at the nearby harbor area including Seaport Village & The Headquarters. Those that love to explore and site see find our central location to many local museums and attractions, like the World Famous San Diego Zoo(R) and the Midway Museum very convenient. In addition to our complimentary services, like a daily breakfast buffet, shuttle service and WI-FI, guests may take advantage of some of our new and enhanced amenities from our 2015 first floor remodel. The beautiful outdoor pool and hot tub area with woven modular lounge seating is great for evenings with friends, family time or just relaxing. The new onsite fitness room is perfect for an invigorating work out. We also added a fantastic Sundries area with snacks, small meals and beverages for the convenience of our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn

Address: 555 W Ash St, San Diego, CA 92101-3414
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: €147 - €266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel San Diego
Best Western Bayside Hotel
Best Western San Diego
San Diego Best Western
Hotel Style:
#70 Family Hotel in San Diego
#73 Business Hotel in San Diego
#75 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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