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Kimpton Solamar Hotel

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Oak Park, IL, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently stayed at the Kimpton Solamar Hotel in San Diego and had a GREAT experience. Everything from the check-in, customized couple photo in our room, and dog-friendly atmosphere was superb. Staff was extremely friendly and attentive, room was fantastic (great bathroom and view) and every inch of the property was created in such cool details there was something new...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When we travel I prefer, if possible, to stay with Kimpton. I love that each hotel has it's own unique and artistic flair. I love the funky decor. I also love that while those things vary, others can be counted on regardless of the city. The service is impeccable, the staff friendly in every way, the food is delicious (and...

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Woodbridge, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When I learned I would be heading to San Diego for business, I immediately checked for Kimpton properties, and was thrilled to find the Solamar had availability. Similar to my experiences at other Kimpton properties around the U.S., the staff at the Solamar delivered exceptional service from check-in to check-out: (all of my check-in's and check-out's: I had my stay...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My company held a conference event at this location. At first, I was a little nervous because it was considered a boutique hotel, but once I arrived on site I realized that I had nothing to worry about. The rooms were clean and spacious and the hotel was very well staffed. Any questions I had were easily answered by the...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Being an International conference planner, I book hotels frequently. When I looked into Solamar hotel, their amazing sales manager, MarQuies Willis, was nothing but exceptional. He was patient, cooperative, enthusiastic, factual, patient and flexible. He worked with me like no other hotel sales manager ever has. He not only exceeded my expectation but he made it difficult for other hotel...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Solamar for a few days. My husband had work meetings and we thought we'd tag on a family trip. We didn't actually pick the hotel, the company did for my husband. First I'd like to say, the staff is very nice and accommodating. They do work hard to make you happy. The decor is really trendy....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just checked out of this hotel and wanted to compliment the Hotel Solamar on such a well run business. Every employee we had any contact with was unbelievably professional, friendly and helpful. The housekeeper on our floor (9) was especially friendly and kind. Her name was Shearrie and she is an asset to this business. She truly went the...

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England
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good hotel right in the centre of the action in San Diego a wonderful city to visit We had a good corner room, a little bit dated and the lighting could have been a bitbetter. Very good, friendly and helpful staff. Excellent breakfast. For only $10 extra you could upgrade to an excellent and full breakfast professionally...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel location is convenient for access to the airport, harbor, shopping and many dining options. The area is very walkable and the rooms are nicely appointed with distinctive features -pocket door to bathroom, interesting mirror and light fixtures, plush towels, bathrobes, excellent wifi. King sized bed was a bit firm but overall the room was very comfortable and quiet.

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Katy, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Solamar was located perfectly downtown, especially for the convention center. Located in the GasLamp district you are close to a multitude of bars and restaurants. The hotel has a decent lobby. The 4th floor rooftop bar and pool are very nice. They have cabanas as well if you want to marinate out of the sun. The gym is small...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the apex of cosmopolitan downtown San Diego, the boutique Kimpton Hotel Solamar lounges between the exciting Gaslamp Quarter, trendy East Village and stunning San Diego Convention Center. These vibrant neighborhoods complement the luxury hotel's coastal cool décor and personable service. Home to the sassy rooftop LOUNGEsix and adjacent Jsix restaurant, Hotel Solamar is also moments from PETCO Ballpark, San Diego Bay, Balboa Park and the San Diego Zoo and miles of beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimpton Solamar Hotel

Address: 435 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-7007
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , East Village
Price Range: ₹ 12,696 - ₹ 31,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kimpton Solamar Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 235
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Also Known As:
Kimpton San Diego
Hotel Solamar San Diego
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in San Diego
#7 Business Hotel in San Diego
#12 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#13 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#17 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#31 Family Hotel in San Diego
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“5th floor room overlooking the pool is nice”
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