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Harborview Inn and Suites

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Pros: location, price Cons: dingy, depressing atmosphere; unpleasant odor; uncomfortable pillows and bed; free parking fills up quickly It's in a great area of San Diego, but there was just something about the hotel that made me hate being there. I felt like the owner's approach was, "You'll stay here because of the price and location, so why bother taking...

1Thank anakalia00
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Never been more horrified in my life. Can't decide whether the mold on the floor, or the the mold and fungi growing out of the vents is more disgusting. I could rant about this place all day, but in short my lady and I arrived from out of state Friday. We were greeted by a younger lady at the front...

Thank William S
South San Francisco, California
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Most positively one of THE WORST hotels I have ever had the misfortune of staying at. DO NOT stay here if you can avoid it! When we got to the hotel, we parked in the small lot that they have behind the hotel before heading out to the harbor. When we got back after dinner, I got a call from...

1Thank Gouri S
Chandler, Arizona
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Do not go to this hotel. It is horrible and filthy. The bathrooms stink and the beds (if you want to call it that) are lumpy. The carpet is disgusting and the owner is a thief. Beware! Stay away. There is no parking also.

Thank Knok2013
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent stay overall and I'll be back. Love the location and it was very clean with friendly staff. It in very handy to local attractions as well as close to bars and restaurants. I also like that it was located next to little Italy.

Thank Bryce K
Fremont, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

For $200/night, felt like we had been violated. We came for SEAL graduation and The "hotel" was just nasty! It was old and dilapidated and the rooms were just dusty and gross. Our room had no shower curtain, the carpets are old and the bed sheets were questionable. Our bed was literally butted up against the door and the refrigerator...

1Thank everzosa4fderm
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is a basic hotel within walking distance to the harbor. The room was clean but there was some water damage to the walls in the bathroom and the blinds need a good dusting. It is a small room but you get what you pay for. The owner and his family are extremely nice and accommodating. We would not hesitate...

1Thank April C
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 5 May 2016

There are only two good reasons to stay at this hotel - one is the location and the other is the free parking. The parking lot was very small and it was only one way so if you wanted to back out of the parking spot, you literally had to back out onto Grape St and hope that there were...

2Thank BayAreaTraveler6338
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Our experience here at Harborview was pleasant. If your on a budget or need a quick getaway this is the place for.. Good location for downtown San Diego . Do not expect extras for the price. Parking is o.k. Hope you have compact. The mattress was just to hard. The a/c was a step above a fan...Overall this place has...

Thank Johnny V
Cranbrook, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2016

First of all we did not stay there... we paid for one night and left because she refused to let us off and I did not trust that she would not charge us for 3 nights if we left. She had our card number on the reservation. I walked in alone because my husband has chemical sensitivities and gets very...

Thank elainem203

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This hotel is located in the Downtown district of San Diego on the corner of Columbia and Grape street next to "Little Italy". We are a limited service hotel. This hotel has an older look to it as the building itself was built in 1901 however it has been renovated, the rooms are updated and cozy as the bulding offers 42 rooms. We have Singles, Double and Suites. This hotel is undergoing a complete management change. You will enjoy the location as well as the price come stay with us at the Harborview Inn & Suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harborview Inn and Suites

Address: 550 W Grape St, San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: ₹ 5,359 - ₹ 27,124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harborview Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Harborview Hotel San Diego
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“Ask for an upper floor. It should be quieter than the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles BayAreaTraveler6338, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Please take a room near the back traffic noise is constant”
 of 5 bubbles zboyaf, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“don't bother!”
 of 5 bubbles 190alyssac, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get a room not facing the parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles 930jayb, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“A couple of rooms have a small balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles lauraa824, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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