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Palomar San Diego, A Kimpton Hotel

4.5 of 5 1047 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saskatoon, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent a ladies weekend here recently. The location can't be beat for touring the Gas Lamp district. This hotel is conveniently located with in walking distance of wonderful Dinning,shopping, and night life. The front desk, lounge/bar staff and concierge at the hotel really are a testament to high end service and go above and beyond their duties. They made our... More

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Mark_Van_Cooney, General Manager at Palomar San Diego, A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Cuba for the great review. I really appreciate the comments about our amazing team. I'm also glad you were able to enjoy our food and drinks at Saltbox. We hope to see you again soon. Mark More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay started off fantastic. When we checked in they knew it was our 1 year Anniversary and they upgraded our room for free into a skyline suite. The next night we had wine hour from 5-6pm (Free Wine) The staff was very friendly always asking how everything was going if they could do anything for us. We then ate... More

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Newport Beach, California
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71 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Talk about personalized service: My friend was ordering coffee from room service and as a joke asked for a midget as well. After a pause on the phone, the response was: "We'll see what we can do". 5 minutes later the coffee arrived and the guy says "I brought the shortest girl I could find". And the short girl proceeded... More

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Yuma, AZ
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131 reviews 131 reviews
38 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for three days just to get away from home for awhile. The room was fine and the staff friendly and helpful. No complaints whatsoever. The bar was comfortable and the bar staff made you feel at home. The $40.00 parking seems a bit high, but probably not much more than most good hotels in downtown San Diego. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Such a great hotel. Modern, clean. I loved the wood floors in the hotel rooms, lets you know the floors are not super dirty. The hotel staff was very accommodating, upgraded me upon my arrival and this is such a cool, hip hotel. They have bikes to borrow, a rooftop pool. great restaurants.

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Pasadena, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While I am a a loyal Kimpton customer, this hotel has disappointed me on my last 2 stays. The rooms are great, a little small around the bed area, but the bathrooms are a great size. Rooms are clean but the housekeeping staff is inconsistent with refreshing and stocking the room. Forget to restock shampoo, bar soap and towels. Even... More

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natasha1980
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoy staying at the Kimpton hotel group and I was not disappointed this time around. The staff at the Kimpton is very helpful and I was pleased with their friendliness and helpfulness. Front desk is great! I was in town for a conference. The hotel is not right next to the convention center, but I didn't mind that... More

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Victoria, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting San Diego for the first time and decided to stay at this hotel because it seemed centrally located, we were not disappointed! Right on the edge of the Gaslamp district and within easy walking distance to everything including half a block from the trolley, we thoroughly enjoyed our visit, visiting most of the tourist attractions and sampling... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, five stars for the staff, all incredibly friendly and helpful throughout our brief stay. There are some beautiful design elements in this property as well. While beautiful, some of the design elements were hard to live with. Uncomfortable chairs in our room, a bed platform that extended from the mattress and bruised our shins and an awkwardly placed wooden... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for San Diego Pride and I love the area. It may not be very close to the gay activities but it was accessible with the public transportation. I love the gas lamp district & this hotel is close by to it. We walk a lot and everything we want is by walking distance. I love the night... More

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Mark_Van_Cooney, General Manager at Palomar San Diego, A Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Qarl N. for the great review and spending PRIDE weekend with us at the Palomar. Thank you for the great comments and we hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Mark More

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Address: 1047 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Palomar San Diego, A Kimpton Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 184
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