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Hilton San Diego Bayfront

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Philadelphia, United States
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The room was to dark for working even with all the lights on. They were very stingy with the towels- especially the face towels. There were 2 women in my room we only got 2 face towels a day and 2 large towels for the room after the first day. Uggggh.

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

Thank you for your review. We always appreciate hearing from our guests and we apologize that you were not completely satisfied with your stay. We will take your comments under consideration as we continually work to improve our guest experience. We hope you will consider staying with us again soon so we may have the opportunity to make it right.

Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My wife and I stayed at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in August 2015. This was a spur of the moment stay when we decided to have dinner and drinks in Gaslamp. Location is perfect with access to the bay, the convention center, petco park, and the gaslamp district. Decor was understated in the lobby. Clean lines and wood tones....

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

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and our location on the San Diego Bay next to the Convention Center, Petco Park, and the Gaslamp District. We are glad you experienced a quick, smooth check-in and delicious breakfast at Vela Restaurant. We appreciate your review and we hope you will be our...

sydney
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Location was good because it was right in the heart of Gaslamp area, close to restaurants & bars etc. BUT its right on train tracks, so I didn't get that much sleep. They did move to me to a quiet room which did make a difference, sound proofing was good, but I should of stayed in the Marriott Marque.

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

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our proximity to the Gaslamp District's restaurants and bars. Hopefully you were able to check out our restaurants including The Pool Club, Odysea Lounge, Vela Restaurant, Fox Sports Grill, Starbucks and Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt. We appreciate your feedback and we hope you will be our guest again soon!

San Francisco
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I stayed here for a weekend of fun in San Diego. Upon arrival, the staff was professional and helpful. The check-in was simple and the lobby was modern, fresh, and inviting. The room was appointed nicely and it was very clean. The beds and pillows were of good quality. Nothing too fancy overall, but nice. The location of the hotel...

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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 glad you experienced a quick, smooth check-in and enjoyed our hotel's location near Petco Park, the Convention Center, and more! We appreciate your feedback and we hope the next time you are in the area you would consider staying with us again.

Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Convenient to gas light lamp district, convention Center, ferry to Coronado Island, Midway Museum. Suggest paying more for the Bayview to watch the gorgeous sunsets. 10 minute taxi cab from the airport and free cabins are available from the hotel. Within 1.4 miles you can walk to the harbor cruise which is either one or two hours to the north...

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Thank you for sharing your experience and your beautiful photos! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and our location. We can't wait for your next visit!

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stayed here for a conference over the summer. Hilton's vary a lot between locations and this was one of the better ones: clean (some are not) and pleasant. Room was comfortable and well appointed, even the usual Hilton plumbing problems were not in evidence - everything worked well. As others have noted: no robes and not much else either, it...

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

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our location and the easy walk to so many San Diego hot spots. Guest satisfaction is very important to us and we try hard to make sure all of our guests have a rewarding stay. We will take your comments under consideration as we continually work to improve our guest...

Alpena, Michigan
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We were there for nearly a week. We checked in the same night as a Taylor Swift concert across the street at Petco Park, so things were a little hectic. We could hear the songs perfectly from outside, and from the upper floors you could easily see into the park. There is no complimentary breakfast, and no free parking. The...

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

Thank you for sharing your review. We are glad you enjoyed our location and proximity to the Gaslamp District, the USS Midway, Seaport Village, and the Coronado Ferry. We are also happy to hear you had a great view of Petco Park. We appreciate your feedback and we hope you will be our guest again soon!

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent hotel in prime position. Lovely walk in bay area. Lots to see and do . Plenty of restaurants. Gas lamp area is also a must. Balboa park had something for everyone. Pool in hotel not massive. Husband was keen to use hottub until someone noticed a boy aged 8 or 9 standing over it using it as a toilet....

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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 our location and the beautiful bay walkway by the hotel. We are also happy to hear you liked our four restaurants plus Starbucks and Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt. We will take your additional comments about our property under consideration as we continually work to improve our guest experience. We...

tucker
Reviewed 15 September 2015

location is next to the convention center and the dole plant. the petco stadium is across and the gaslamp district is about a 10min walk. there are a lot sketched out people in the gas lamp district. virtually no security at the hotel. it seems like the whole city uses the pool. no free wifi. you can request a minifridge....

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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our location next to the Convention Center, Petco Park, and the Gaslamp District. Our hotel is committed to our guest's safety and is staffed with Security 24/7. We also offer complimentary wifi to AT&T U-verse customers and Hilton HHonors members that book directly through Hilton. We appreciate your feedback and...

Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Had high hopes about this hotel given that it's relatively new and at a great location. Unfortunately, it was one problem after another that led to a really lousy stay at inflated prices. First of all, the online check in was a fiasco. On arrival, the room wasn't ready. They tried to convince us to take a lesser room, which...

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Thank you for taking the time to share feedback on your recent stay with us via TripAdvisor. We appreciate your honest input on our service and apologize for the frustration you encountered. We try to make each guest experience a great one at our hotel and your satisfaction is important to us. We have taken your comments to our team...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: ₹ 13,985 - ₹ 30,357 (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
#47 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#61 Family Hotel in San Diego
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