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Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
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Ranked #2 of 39 San Diego B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely picturesque Bed & Breakfast is a wonderful place to stay in San Diego set within a quite big town called Hillcrest. The Bed & Breakfast itself is essentially a very large house renovated to be a B and B and it feels like a welcoming, warm home. Ann (the owner) is incredibly welcoming - even going so far... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of San Diego sits this gem of a B and B. It is small but perfect. The home is suffused with warmth, cleanliness and comfort. It is close to the airport. Anne, the innkeeper, is a darling who loves her job and guests. The rooms are so well kept you just want to touch everything. The bed... More

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Anderson, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hillcrest B & B was so much more than "just a B & B". Ann is ever so welcoming, very knowledgeable of the area and always willing to go the extra mile to be helpful; she's engaging with visitors, perking interest in places we'd never even thought of (but found a delight), and exploring many ideas of interest with guests.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I recently visited my step-daughter and her family in San Diego. They have a full house with teens in the Mission District so I wanted my own space and not to crowd them. Hillcrest House fit the bill. I had a small room w private bath. Everything was clean, bed luxurious, free wifi. I was not able to partake of... More

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Biketravler, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review. Our historic neighborhood allows for us to host many visiting family members, wanting their own private retreat. Coffee and Tea service as well as bottled waters are always available 24/7 in the public dining room, so don't hesitate on your next trip back, I know how I need my coffee in the morning! Looking... More

East Sandwich, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Spending 4 nights at the Hillcrest B&B was enjoyable - especially for walking to local neighborhood restaurants for lunch and dinner (delicious fare at Arrivederci Restaurant and the Bread & Cie Cafe).. It was also only a few minutes' drive to Coronado Island, Seaport Village, Gaslight District, Old Town, movie theater at a major mall and La Jolla. We stayed... More

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here Oct. 3-5, 2014 for our ten year anniversary. Great location in Hillcrest. Great restaurants and bars within walking distance and a short drive (<5 mins.) from downtown San Diego. Ann was great with accommodating a change in dates due to schedule changes. Ann was great to chat with and gave us so many ideas of what to do... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I went to San Diego to celebrate a 'milestone' birthday. We selected Hillcrest House B&B based in its location as well as other reviews in Trip advisor. Truly, the excellent reviews were absolutely correct. We got the opportunity of spending 4 nights at Ann's home, and she truly helped us make her home, our home. Ann was... More

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richmond, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

My husband and I just returned home from our 4 night stay at the Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast. It's a totally relaxing B&B with all the amenities you can think of. Ann is a fantastic host. Fun and full of ideas of where to eat and places to see while in San Diego. The rooms are very comfortable and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had a lovely, relaxing time. We truly felt as though we'd been invited into someone's home, not into a business. Ann has truly thought of everything, from 24-hour beverages, microwave, refrigerator, fresh fruit, bottled water and homemade snacks to extra comfy bedding and robes. Also, this location is very convenient to anything you'd want to see or do in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I took a last minute trip down to San Diego and were very lucky to hear of a cancellation at Hillcrest House from another b&b that we called in the car on the way down. This is a great neighborhood and a fantastic b&b, will definitely be back!

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Address: 3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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