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Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

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3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The house is wonderfully restored and located in a architecturally interesting area, just a few blocks from the Hillcrest restaurants and bars. Also a pleasant long walk (more than a mile) from the museums in Balboa park. Ann was a great hostess, and Stephanie made sure we knew where everything was in the area. I highly recommend staying here.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house itself was amazing. The service was great. Ann was very hospitable and the atmosphere was very cozy and pleasant. I recommend this place to anybody visiting the San Diego area. The TV in my room was a bit old. No flat-screens. But it worked and I was happy to be able to turn on the news. The air-conditioner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This was by far the best B&B I have ever stayed in! Ann was an amazing hostess and helped us to get settled in and feel at home. We felt welcomed as friends and the other guests that stayed there were so much fun, we met some really incredible people. The rooms are spacious, with comfortable beds and beautiful bathrooms.... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Everything was wonderful here. Ann was incredibly helpful and friendly, and the house was charming and lovely. My room (the Gaslamp) was quiet and well appointed. The breakfast was also very good. I had a great time here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I cant say enough great things about this bed and breakfast...not only was the bed one of the most comfortable I've ever slept in but there was so much more. Ann was so helpful with everything from where to eat, directions, activities, transit advice and even had an extra cooler for us to use. Breakfast was great and every morning... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Located within walking distance of downtown Hillcrest in San Diego, the HHB&B is a small establishment in a 100 year old home with 3 rooms in the main building, 2 in a next-door "cottage", and an affiliated "bungalow" at another location. The rooms that we were able to see were expectedly small but well appointed; upstairs rooms (Zoo and Gas... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I travel a lot for business, and am fortunate to stay at 4-5 star hotels, but nothing beats the charm, comfort and attention of this B&B. It is attended to in every detail by the owner, Ann, who pays as much attention to you, the guest, as she does to the accommodations. Perfectly located, it is convenient to shops, restaurants,... More 

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Wildomar, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The room was great. The neighborhood was quiet. Our host Ann was so friendly and wonderful. The location was in a quiet part of town but close enough to the city and centrally located to many different restaurants in the area. We would stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My wife and I had a wonderful three night stay at the Hillcrest B&B. Ann was very friendly and helpful. She always seemed to be available to answer our questions and give advice on activities. Location was absolutely perfect for exploring Hillcrest and a great jumping off point for all the other San Diego attractions. My wife brought a bike... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I just returned from a four day trip to San Diego where I stayed at the Hillcrest B+B. I can't say enough good things about both Ann the owner and the excellent service she provided. From the wonderful welcome I received upon my arrival to literally the hours she spent with me giving me advise about things to do and... More 

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