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Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 435 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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Los Banos CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights Wed-Friday. The room was nice & I loved the Jacuzzi tub, it was wonderful to soak in. We were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary so they had chocolate covered strawberries & champagne waiting for us. The beds were comfortable and the room was spacious. Our view was not the best(construction going on next door).... More

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Pasadena, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If your a San Diego fan or a baseball fan this is the hotel to stay at. Great location, easy to walk to the Gas lamp area and Petco park for a game. Great room size, very relaxing lobby living room. The staff is always professional but relaxed, you can tell they enjoy their jobs. Bathrooms are a great size,... More

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Gatineau, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frankly, I only have good to say about this Hotel, to start the location, just one street away from the action, quiet enough to get a good nights sleep, walking distance from all the central attractions, 30 minute walk to Balboa park, we had a king deluxe room façing the 4th floor patio/pool/outdoor bar area, it closes at midnight so... More

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England
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 3 nights as part of our honeymoon and I would definitely return. After a long drive, we arrived at wine hour which was a good way to start. The room was lovely but the view could have been better. We had breakfast in the hotel which was nice and the free tea and coffee a great idea.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second Kimpton Hotel we have stayed at and again, we were not disappointed. The venue was clean and very comfortable. We loved the location as it was surrounded by places to eat and drink, but also located near the convention center and some main transit routes. The hotel bar and pool area were clean and very inviting.... More

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello LeighMcKee, Thanks for the great review! Looks like we’ve made you an official Kimptonite now! Our favorite part is the complimentary wine/beer hour too. Come back and see us again soon! Justin Assistant General Manager More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely small boutique hotel in the heart of the Gas Lamp district of downtown San Diego. Near Percocet Park and Convention Center. Room was lovely and quiet. Pet friendly hotel. Bicycles are available. JSix restaurant is just off the lobby....food is excellent.

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for the lovely review! We pride ourselves on being a green hotel and glad you appreciate and recognize our efforts. We hope you come back and see us again soon! Justin Assistant General Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again, the Kimpton hotels never disappoint. I was upgraded to a beautiful balcony room in front of the pool.. Service as always,excellent!! Free internet, bike rentals.. Everyone so accommodating. The room was spacious and beautiful. And they even have you send family/pet pictures via email that they frame and put in your room.. Nothing better!!

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Jackie W, Thank you so much for the amazing review! We’re so glad everyone was so accommodating and service was top notch. Come back and see us again soon. We’ll hold a patio room for you! Justin Assistant General Manager More

Walla Walla
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel Solamar is perfectly located for a San Diego visit! Greeted by Andrew and Jared in Valet with huge smiles. Front Desk (Bernice,Anna,Sam) always had smiles on their faces!!! Our room was wonderful and the new beds were heavenly! Housekeeping crew left notes to see if we needed anything at all and thanked us for our daily giving tip! (Love... More

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Stonecreekmanor, Kudos to this awesome review! We really appreciate it! Thanks for mentioning everyone that provided exceptional service. They will not go unnoticed. Come back and see us soon. Justin Assistant General Manager More

Reading, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this as part of a holiday package so cannot comment on price, however, the hotel is fantastic. The staff were very welcoming as we arrived offering advise on what to do and where to go for dinner. We were given a corner room that over looked the pool, it was clean and well designed. The bathroom was a... More

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello relaxandsightsee, Thank you for the excellent review! Glad you enjoyed our nice corner Jacuzzi tub room. Come back and try our new restaurant next time! Justin Assistant General Manager More

Bedford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights as part of a 16 day road trip. The hotel is nice, all the staff were very polite and attentive. We were a little worried on check in about the fact that our room was on the same floor and directly overlooked the pool and bar area but we shouldn't have been - there... More

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GM_Solamar, General Manager at Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello SarahH81, Thank you for the lovely review! We’re glad you enjoyed our location and rooms. We’ll see you back next time! Justin Assistant General Manager More

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  • Very nice(28)
  • Convention center(24)
  • Free wine(21)
  • Pet friendly(8)
  • Room service(6)
  • Broken yolk(5)
  • Business trip(3)
  • Pool deck(3)

Additional Information about Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel

Address: 435 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , East Village
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Solamar - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 235
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Kimpton San Diego
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