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El Primero Boutique Bed & Breakfast Hotel

416 Third Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't let the star rating from the industry fool you. This little b&b is the perfect get-away for those on vacation or needing a stay-cation. Pie and Sol are welcoming landlords and I highly recommend calling the hotel personally to make the reservation. They asked about me and what I needed and even remembered the details when we had breakfast.... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What I loved most about this hotel was the customer service. The woman who answered the phone actually remembered my fiancee's name when we called to make a reservation. We were both touched!! Pie put on an excellent breakfast buffet - fresh fruits (including papaya and pineapple), hard boiled eggs, english muffins, bacon, etc. It was great! The breakfast courtyard... More

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Fairport, New York, Usa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

My husband and I recently spent several days in Chula Vista and we were so comfortable at this beautiful little hotel. It is the nicest place we have stayed in a very long time. The "innkeeper" and his wife are warm and friendly, always available with suggestions for what to do, where to go, or just for a bit of... More

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New York City, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

El Primero was everything we needed for a great experience in a great city! I was so comfortable here I slept like a rock every night. The beds are comfortable, pillows firm, widows can open for fresh air (but there is also great air-conditioning) – and the best part is how quiet the rooms are! The hotel is small so... More

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

First thing you notice in this little hidden gem is the owners have put a lot of love into this hotel. From the architecture that has been lovingly restored, to the yummy breakfast, they did everything possible to make us feel right at home! It's an older building which has a lot of character. The rooms are comfortable and clean.... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I booked this hotel for my wife on 2/13/14 for a stay from 7/19/14 to 7/26/14. She is traveling with her girlfriend. Priceline said that they can promise a room for two people, but what if they don't want to sleep together in a queen bed? I thought that since the stay is so far off, that it would be... More

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Nebraska
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

Large clean and comfortable room. Very kind and pleasant owner/operators. They renovated a historic So. Cal. Hotel and in doing so, brought back a great piece of nostalgia. A very tasty breakfast is included, of course. We will return if we ever get back.

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Monterey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I found this hotel at the last minuet. I was desperate to find a place and there they were. It's located in down town Chula Vista a Unique and unexpected place as well. The Breakfast was great and the owners made everyone feel cared for and welcome. My room was just enough.

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Minneapolis based but airborne often
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11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

This nicely restored boutique B&B is a very pleasant step back into a hotel from another era. The location is on the main drag, smack in the middle of downtown Chula Vista; easy to find, easy to access. A few reflections on our stay: Rooms: Comfortable and adequately sized, decorated as one might expect for an 80+ year old hotel:... More

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Milford, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

I stayed at the El Primero Boutique Hotel for 8 nights, Oct/Nov 2013. I loved everything about this place. Clean, comfortable and friendly. Chic, trendy 1930's décor. Exquisite restoration. This is a find! It has all the characteristics of the finest in boutique hotels. This is a place for those who appreciate authenticity, details in design, the highest standards in... More

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Additional Information about El Primero Boutique Bed & Breakfast Hotel

Also Known As:
El Primero Boutique Hotel
El Primero Boutique Hotel Chula Vista
El Primero Boutique Bed And Breakfast Hotel
Address: 416 Third Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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Location: United States > California > Chula Vista
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Chula Vista
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Belonging to the heart of downtown Chula Vista, this historic landmark was brought back to its 1930's glory in 2005. Each of El Primero Hotel's 20 guest rooms provides a cozy king or queen bed for travelers to relax in, after a a day of work or play around beautiful San Diego. Located minutes from the Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre, Olympic Training Center, Gaslamp Quarter & other city destinations, this inn gives visitors modern touches with down home comforts! ... more   less 
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