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3402 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92103
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Balboa Park Inn
Ranked #89 of 271 Hotels in San Diego
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the coolest places. We were living in los angeles at the time and just wanted to get away for the weekend and hit the zoo. We arrived pretty late and they waited for us, and the zoo is like across the street. This place is so quirky..i hate that word, but its perfect. Every room is... More

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Wantage, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked these arrangements expecting bed and breakfast accommodations. Warm, quaint with character and appropriate facilities. Upon arrival, however, we encountered poor parking as a result of street paving. The hotel claimed they were unaware as well. That being said, they should have provided better arrangements. Our "suite" was clean and maintained, but very dated, with hot... More

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New York City, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

So this place is very conveniently located in the center of San Diego, but still manages to feel quiet and secluded. There are number of eateries and some bars in the nearby vicinity, Gaslamp Quarter is about 10-15 minutes drive away. The zoo and is 5 minutes away by car (and Balboa park is kinda right across the street, but... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Amazing location. Fast Responding friendly staff. Would definitely stay here again. Even recommending it as a back up hotel for my wedding. I stayed here because I had an appointment and all the other hotels I looked at were full. Gorgeous quaint room. Adorable decor. Very neat bed and breakfast. And the free breakfast was fresh and filling. Can't wait... More

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Los Angeles, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was our first time staying here and we enjoyed it. The suite was cute and felt like you were staying at your grandmother's house. The staff was very nice and everything was clean. We had a great stay and would return. FYI to future people who stay and get a suite.......don't flush the toilet while someone is in the... More

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is my husband's all time favorite inn. We have stayed here several times, usually for a special occasion like my husband's birthday or our anniversary. Every time I ask if he wants to try a new place, I get a resounding "NO!" It is a perfect location. We mostly reserve our favorite room - The Beach House. It has... More

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Murrieta, California
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

If I could I would give Balboa Park Inn 10 stars! For all those reviews that complained about the lack of soap, you have little adventure in you soul Did you bother to look in the medicine cabinet or the cabinet below the sink. If you had you would have seen all the soap, shampoo etc. that you desired. The... More

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Half Moon Bay,CA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Balboa Park Inn is one of my favorite places in the world to stay. The rooms are exquisite and each is uniquely decorated by the owner himself. It is like staying in a Manor in Europe. The hospidality is wonderful! It is a jewel that you will undoubtedly enjoy! The location is fantastic- next to my favorite world class park-... More

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tehachapi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed one night to have good location to the San Diego Zoo. We arrived @9:30..checked @ front desk and felt very welcome from Alan. All staff very friendly & helpful. He said our room was available so we unpacked car and were able to walk to zoo in about 5 minutes. We stayed in the room (can't remember name)... More

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Southampton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I visited the Balboa Park Inn with my son and grandson. It was 3 generations determined to make it fun for my 4 year old grandson. To the extent the place you stay can help make your trip, this place was a wonderful choice. You are close to everything that makes Balboa Park a vacation attraction. The room we stayed... More

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Additional Information about Balboa Park Inn

Address: 3402 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92103
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Balboa Park Hotel San Diego
Park Inn San Diego
Park Inn Balboa

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