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.

Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San Diego

Save
Share
Traveller (137)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (9)
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“balboa park”(23 reviews)
“donut bar”(7 reviews)
“gaslamp district”(25 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
26 Aug27 Aug
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$213.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all San Diego hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "84d18efc77704a088f47866e6a487245", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":80423,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[52888189],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":26,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":213,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"84d18efc77704a088f47866e6a487245","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":224,"lowestMetaPrice":213,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":224,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":224,"lowestMetaPrice":213,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":224,"hotelName":"Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San Diego","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijg0ZDE4ZWZjNzc3MDRhMDg4ZjQ3ODY2ZTZhNDg3MjQ1IiwiQUlLIjoiMjc3ODI5ZjRmZGQ2NGIwYzgwNmViNzQ5NWJlMGZlZTMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "26/08/2018", "checkOut": "27/08/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$213", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"52888189":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (278)
Filter reviews
266 results
Traveller rating
135
73
36
11
11
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
135
73
36
11
11
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbalboa parkdonut bargaslamp districtindoor poolbar loungesmall kitchenetteliving areaspacious bathroomself parkwithin walking distanceuber ridethe upper floorsparking garagecoffee makervalet guysthe gas lamp districtvalet service
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 266 reviews
Reviewed today

I would have given this hotel 5 Stars except for the disappointing check-in experience. Upon early arrival, we were told that our room was ready and it would only be a few minutes for the housekeeping inspector to inspect the room before they could check...More

Thank 2butterfly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Hotel for families! The front desk accommodated every one of our needs. They were attentive to detail and always there to help! Rooms were spacious and clean. Hotel amenities were excellent to. Location was ok. You still have to walk a good bit to...More

Thank JAMES V
Response from MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San DiegoResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, James. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us in San Diego and we hope to see your family again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Pulse. Perfect for what it is. Withing walking distance to the Gaslight District. Do not need a car. My wife and I stayed for a couple days before our trip to Hawaii. We will be doing it again in 2019. Location is...More

Thank coachgray15
Response from MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San DiegoResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting us know about your recent visit! We are pleased you enjoyed your time at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse with your wife and we look forward to seeing you again in 2019.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stay at the San Diego Marriott Vacation Club Pulse and it was quite nice. Our corner deluxe suite on the 19th floor faced northwest providing views of Bankers Hill, the airport and a tip of the bay and harbor. The accommodations...More

Thank Mark H
Response from MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San DiegoResponded 1 week ago

We are always pleased to read about our guest’s #vacationgreatness! Thank you for providing your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to your next stay with Marriott Vacation Club.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1. Great rooms. Stayed on 27 th floor. Superb view. 2 good food and service! 3. Good bar with superb bartender. 4. We where 17 people and all enjoyed the stay - big family gathering. 5. Centrally based. Do not miss the donut place one...More

1  Thank Johan H
Response from MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, San DiegoResponded 1 week ago

Hi Johan, thank you for sharing your five-star review on TripAdvisor! We are happy to hear your family enjoyed their time at the resort and we look forward to welcoming you home again soon to Marriott Vacation Club Pulse.

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (137)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (9)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
cancunladies
12 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from AppyTalk | Reviewed this property |
I lived in L.A., and I lived downtown Seattle, and I stayed in Spokane where the homeless population is very bad. We even have tent cities in Seattle. That being said, I was just in San Diego last week for the 4th of July... More
2
Votes
melmoy
12 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from winsir | Reviewed this property |
Haha. No
0
Votes
Aussie_mum05
21 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Stan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes the hotel is family friendly! The only thing about having kids are if your walking there are a lot of homeless people all around. The best way to get around is to Uber. Very simple to do. Stan H.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"High Floor"
Read review
"Some rooms have great view to the city plus the bay but not sure what side that would be. Ours was just..."
Read review
"Higher floors and city views"
Read review
"14th floor "view" (see photo) of the roof had employees walking by our window & might as well..."
Read review
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