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Hotel Vyvant

505 West Grape Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Little Italy Inn)
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Ranked #6 of 39 San Diego B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was a great experience. The staff were very helpful and full of good advice. It was great to meet a fellow Liverpool supporter manning the desk. We parked and didn't use the car so parking wasn't a problem for us. Location was good for Little Italy and seafront and the trolley buses were easy to use to get around.... More

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The employees are very friendly and I liked it. They are well organized, the client has the feeling he is welcome at that place. They are disposed to help you with any issue (transport, ….). The building is old but that is not a big issue. The environment is also clean.

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The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was a good experience, at a great location next to Little Italy and near the other things to see in the neighbourhood. The people were very friendly en helpfull. Its is little bit noisy and the parking was somethimes difficult. The room was good and the price also, we had the appartment and all amenities were present in... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Vyant was a really good experience overall - central location, clean rooms, great breakfast included. Our room was one of the larger ones as we are a family of 4 (2 teens). The only downside of the hotel is also one of it's strengths - location. We were less than a block from I-5 and traffic noise was noticeable... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great location, right around the corner to the Little Italy quite a bit North of Downtown, but walkable in about 15-20mins. Nice clean hotel, we didn't have much view out the window, and shared bathroom but the price of the room was reflected, it was cheap! Great staff working here, all very helpful in showing us the... More

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Lusaka, Zambia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

charming, great location, full of amenities...very strong recommendation! i would have anticipated noise and hassles with parking at the very least--being that the hotel is just below the freeway and in close proximity to the airport--but neither happened. on the contrary, the room was peaceful, comfortable and charming. the staff were very attentive and helpful. i had a late check... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was due to arrive into San Diego at midnight and the hotel advised that they do not have a 24 hour reception, so I would have to retrieve my key from a dropbox. They sent me detailed instructions for this as well as a number to call in case of an emergency, but I was still a little apprehensive.... More

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Leeds, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for four nights with family. Staff most helpful and attentive. Great location. Lovely outdoor area for relaxing. Enjoyed simple but tasty breakfast (delicious granola.) Bedrooms clean and comfortable. Overall hotel was super and would not hesitate to recommend.

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone who works at the Hotel was very nice. The vibe and energy of the place is great too! If you're in San Diego definitely check it out. If you happen to be there on a Friday, they have a complimentary happy hour with your choice of beer, wine, and snacks.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cozy hotel, easy location to be reached by car, next to the freeway but just around the corner the "little Italy" 'hood with a lot of restaurants and the stop of the trolley tour train. We walked to the Gas lamp district in less than 30' and it was very pleasant and safe even at night. The room was... More

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Address: 505 West Grape Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Little Italy Inn)
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
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Little Italy Hotel San Diego

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Hotel Vyvant is a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel located in downtown San Diego. We pride ourselves on providing our guests with genuine hospitality and an authentic San Diego experience. We are located in the hip and vibrant neighborhood of Little Italy where you will find some of the local’s favorite restaurants, bars and shops; and within minutes of the San Diego Airport, Convention Center, the World-Famous San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Balboa Park, Gaslamp Quarter and the San Diego Harbor. ... more   less 
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