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Harborview Inn and Suites

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   550 W Grape St, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Riverside, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to Little Italy, very friendly staff, rooms neatly clean and comfortable, has a small parking on the back, everything is walking distance! hotel needs a little update but it's ok for the price I will stay again!

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Princeton, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 5 nights! Very close to the Gaslamp area and Little Italy. It was clean, convenient and the management was very helpful. Will definitely return! It is one of our favorite vacation spots! Diane and Shirley, Princeton, Illinois.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad that I decided to stay at this hotel conveniently located to the airport and walking distance to the harbor, Little Italy and Gaslamp district. Ample choices for fine and casual dining with a Starbucks just around the corner. As soon as I arrived Pinar at the front desk greeted me with a smile and excellent customer service. Upon... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Since the moment they took my reservation until the check out the service we received (specially from Pinar, the front desk agent) was outstanding. Parking is small, true. But I never had a hard time finding street spots available. The room was clean and comfortable. Of course it's not a 5 stars Hotel, and for those who are expecting that,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Great customer service. Lila was arwsome. She gave us a room with a balcony. Clean rooms, decent room space and located close to Little Italy in San Diego. Very satisfied stay and won't hesitate to come back again. It is about a 15 minute walk to the Gaslamp area or you can just hop on to a taxi for $8!!!

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Yes Lila is awesome! We do have a great location. Thank you for singing our praises. We appreciate the kind words, please come back anytime! More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Staff was rude and cold. The room smelled like piss and dirt. There was no soap or shower products. The bed was hard and squeaky and to top it all off the cable went out in the entire hotel at just 830pm and didn't get fixed until the morning. When we called the front desk about the tv we got... More 

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We do our best to accommodate everyone. Sometimes we fall short. If you read the recent reviews, we have upgraded many things in our hotel and we are a limited service hotel and we have worked on our customer service and our reviews are better and show it. Your case was very specific and we are very sorry that we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Every time I go to San Diego to go out in the GasLamp District I stay here. I gave this an excellent review because of location and the price.. For down town San Diego you will not find a better price than $69. The location is perfect next to Little Italy and the harbor. Its a Taxi ride away from... More 

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we greatly appreciate the kind words, we could not have said it better, we have clean & comfortable rooms and a great location. We are pleased that you stay with us every year and are happy that you keep coming back!! More 

San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Clean and comfortable and not too noisy. The breakfast is minimal: coffee, bread and butter and jam. Nice persons as staff. Very close to little Italy, which has good Italian restaurants and some night life.

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback regarding breakfast, we appreciate the info. and will pass it onto the owners. Thank you for choosing the Harborview Inn! More 

Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska
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108 reviews 108 reviews
55 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I booked on hotels.com and got a bargain price. Very conveniently located. Room was small, but bed was comfortable and everything clean. No frills, but quite pleasant and a killer deal. Very friendly helpful staff. I would be very happy to stay here again.

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thanks while we appreciate all of our Online Travel agencies, check with the hotel as well for direct booking! We appreciate your business. More 

Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a nice little surprise in the middle of a busy area. The rooms are VERY clean and there was a very comfortable bed. It was great that they have their own little parking lot as well, with easy access to and from I-5. There was only 2 very minor drawbacks for me. First, there was no clock radio,... More 

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L P, Manager at Harborview Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the info. I will forward this to onsite manage to check out all toilets and we appreciate the kind words! Thanks again! More 

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Address: 550 W Grape St, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Harborview Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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