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Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   700 National City Blvd, National City, CA 91950 (Formerly Clarion Hotel South Bay)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked the Clarion through Booking.com and got a good rate for the room for the two nights that we were going to spend in San Diego. The hotel is about 4 miles away from downtown / Gaslamp Area but don't le that put you off as its a 5 min walk to the local trolley stop and this ges... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have to thank each and every individual that has made my stay and my friend's stay a delight here. Liz, Sandra, Brandi :), Grace :), Karen :), Cody and Peter thank you for always smiling and always willing to make things so nice. I also want to give Alicia the Housekeeping Manager recognition too! you are all so etiquette... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ended up booking last minute here after having to leave another absolutely disgusting property in the area. Staff was friendly, room was clean and they have a very good shuttle service which takes you to the airport and around the immediate area. The trolley is a short walk away at the "8th street station" down the block and there are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes it is an older hotel, but when you have employees like Issac, Dindo, and David you can overlook the superficial flaws. This has been one of my most, if not the most, enjoyable vacation I have tak en. Thank you! Oh, and promote Issac to a GM. He would be fantastic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good hotel for the price - convenient access to the highway. The shuttle service is good; however goes only for the mile radius and on the hour. We asked to go to Little Italy around 6:55 and were the only two people going and still made us wait until 7:00...which meant that the driver didn't come until 7:05 and we... More

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Dale V, Assistant General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write a review! We always value guest feedback as it help us improve our property. I will be sure that I share your comments with our drivers and reinforce the shuttle schedule. I apologize on the shuttle delay and I assure you it wont happen again. We hope to see you at... More

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I thought I would recieve a poor service from this hotel because the room was cheap and I was surprised when I arrived, Jayson the front desk agent, greeted me with a smile. He was very helpful and he gave me a lot of information about the hotel and places nearby where I could spend my weekend. When I entered... More

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Dale V, Assistant General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We do appreciate the kind words. We strive to provide excellent customer service, and I am glad to hear that Jayson was helpful. Our rooms are a decent size and our housekeepers strive in making sure our rooms are in great conditions. Thank you again, and we hope to see... More

Rochester, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Family members and friends stayed here to visit son who is stationed in Navy in San Diego. Staff at hotel went above and beyond our expectations. Dora at the front desk was exceptional as were all the other staff that we encountered. The shuttle was certainly a perk for us and we used it every day. Would certainly recommend this... More

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Dale V, Assistant General Manage at Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South, responded to this review

Dear Mary Ann ; Thank you for the Kind words on our front desk staff, it is appreciated and your comment will be shared with them. Our shuttle services is complimentary to Downtown area , Zoo and within 5 mile radius within the hotel and I was happy to hear that the shuttle was very useful during your trip. We... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Rooms on the second floor (Rm. 220) and most rooms, Condensate water from the air conditioning unit drains to the sink overhead. It literally drips or sometimes continuously flow. Asked front desk to check it out and the technician who went with me in the room says "that's normal". Took a video of it but couldn't post it here. I... More

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Dale V, Assistant General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We do appreciate your candid comments. We are striving to provide excellent customer service and I am happy to hear that front desk was friendly. We know we are not the newest, and we are a bit older, but our rooms are good size, and we are working to provide... More

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My family and I are very pleased with our stay - JAYSON and DORA are superb! Thank you for exceeding our expectations and for the excellent customer service. We will definitely stay at Clarion Hotel again and highly recommend this property! - Ms. Whiteman

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Dale V, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Whiteman, Thank you so much for the kind words, I will pass them on to the desk clerks. I am so glad that the staff surpassed your expectations and provided you with excellent service. We are striving to improve both the hotel and the service, and I am so happy to hear that the staff are doing just... More

Santa Clarita, California
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

First of all, I had requested a NON SMOKING room because I don't smoke, also I have allergy. They gave us a SMOKING ROOM and it seemed that tons of people have had smoked in there recently. The smell was unberable. They didn't want to give us another room. I couldn't sleep the whole night and all our clothes got... More

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Address: 700 National City Blvd, National City, CA 91950 (Formerly Clarion Hotel South Bay)
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Location: United States > California > National City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel National City Sand Diego South 3*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn National City
National City Holiday Inn

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