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Wyndham Harbour Lights

911 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Fairfield) (Downtown)
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Ranked #56 of 270 Hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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Garfield, MN
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

We stayed here 4 nights on a Suncountry vacation. I am so glad we did. The staff here was awesome, like a small family. Very helpful. We never wanted for anything or any information. They were so helpful. Also, it was a short 2 blocks from the SD Trolley. At night time, we were close to all the Gaslamp restaurants... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this wonderful recommendation. I’m happy to hear that our staff was like a small family. We want all of our guests to feel like they are at home away from home. The public transportation is readily available as you mentioned and you are right; you don’t need a car. Our... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised when checking into this timeshare. We booked a deluxe studio apartment that had both a king bed and queen pull out. The room was very clean and modern, with stove top and a big fridge, etc. My only dissatisfier was the shower. The water pressure is terrible! And the view was crappy, but that's minor. That... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this review. I am so glad that you enjoyed a clean modern room along with the amenities. I understand that you were dissatisfied with the water pressure. We strive to be as green as possible and with that the shower heads have less water pressure. We do have shower heads... More 

Arlington, Virginia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed at this hotel this past Dec 2014. It is located in the Gaslight District and near many bus lines that travel throughout the city. The only day we used a car is the day we drove up to La Jolla. Parking is expensive so if you plan to stay within the city of SD there is no need... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I couldn’t have said it better myself! We do have an advantage with our location right in the middle of the Gaslamp. With over 100 restaurants and 40 nightclubs in walking distance there is a lot of activity. Parking can be a challenge so we do offer valet service for... More 

Fresno
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Older hotel, rooms were large and comfortable but our room was on the second floor facing the street and was VERY noisey. Mentioned it to staff twice and they were very apologetic but keep us in the same room.

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Raymond S, General Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I apologize for the noise and not trying more to resolve this for you. Since we are so close to all of the excitement in the Gaslamp we have been working toward some options to improve the sound proofing of the building. We are currently slated to replace all... More 

Irvine, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We recently stayed at the Wyndham for two nights in late December. What a great place! All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. We had a studio on the third floor overlooking 5th Avenue. The room was excellent. Very clean, with every amenity one could need. Even a stereo system with CD. Some street noise was to be expected... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Wow, you made my day! Thank you for this stellar review. I’m so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Wyndham Harbour Lights in the middle of downtown San Diego. You are right that the Gaslamp can be noisy especially on the weekend due to all of the night activity. Some guests are surprised by the ear plugs... More 

Dubuque
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We had two studio suites for 5 nights. Very, very helpful staff from valet, doorman, front desk, cleaning and engineering staff. All very attentive. Location is perfect on 5th avenue. In the middle of entertainment. No on site parking, but there is 24hr valet with in/out. I was aware of possible noise concerns from other reviews, however, our experience was... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this review. I’m extremely pleased that you found our staff helpful and attentive. Harbour Lights is in the middle of the Gaslamp and offers plenty of entertainment which includes night clubs, restaurants, theatres, comedy clubs, shopping and more. It can get noisy at times so we do offer ear plugs.... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We stayed at the Wyndham and really enjoyed it! The staff was beyond amazing! So nice and helpful. The rooms are super clean and well equipped with all you need! Would highly recommend this hotel! The only thing is the street noise at night was loud at times and hard to go to sleep. But this hotel is downtown so... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I’m glad to hear that our staff amazed you and they were nice and helpful! I will let the housekeeping staff know that you felt that the rooms are super clean. You are right, we are in the heart of the Gaslamp in downtown San Diego and it can get... More 

Cameron Park, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We stayed at the Harbour Lights for nights, Dec. 14-18. Really a nice time! The clerk staff was very nice. Answered all questions! We were on a studio--there are 54 in the hotel. The concierge (Sierra) was superb! She really made us fell welcome! Many "perks" for the restaurants (including free-bees!), tours, and shows! Matt Diamond gave Wyndham owners a... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this review on Wyndham Harbour Lights. I’m so glad to hear that our staff and especially Sierra and Matt exceeded your expectations. I’m happy that you had a chance to visit the world famous San Diego Zoo. The San Diego Zoo is located about 2 miles from the resort spanning... More 

San Diego, California
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168 reviews 168 reviews
32 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Beautiful! Stayed here on our parent's time shares and loved it. The staff was very friendly and very accommodating!! Every morning they had complimentary muffins and coffee. During the day they had great lemonade and popcorn! The rooms were large and very clean and inviting! We loved the king sized bed. The only downside was parking. There isn't any! 30... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this review. I’m glad that the staff exceeded your expectations. I’m also happy to hear that you like the muffins, coffee, lemonade and popcorn! Our studios are a nice size and are equipped with a microwave, full refrigerator, two stove top burners, full size coffee pot, dishes, utensils, dishwasher, blender... More 

Los Angeles
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283 reviews 283 reviews
17 hotel reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

There were brownies when we checked in and they were delicious. Never saw those again, but still remember them. We stayed at this resort as part of our time share, from Sunday to Friday. We did not use the valet service. We took the city bus around to all the attractions, which was EASY, We bought our transit pass just... More 

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Regina L, Manager at Wyndham Harbour Lights, responded to this review

Thank you for the time that you took to write this review on Wyndham Harbour Lights! I’m glad that you enjoyed the treat during your check in. Our valet service offers in and out prevlidges and offers one of the most competitive rates in the downtown area. If you don’t want to bring or rent a vehicle there is plenty... More 

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Address: 911 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Fairfield)
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Gaslamp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Wyndham Harbour Lights Hotel San Diego
Wyndham San Diego
Wyndham Hotel San Diego
Hotel Style:
#29 Green Hotel in San Diego
#62 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#89 Business Hotel in San Diego

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