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The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina

432 F Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

If you want a hotel in the middle of EVERYTHING, Keating is the spot! Great rooms, great crew! Love that the rooms are modern, clean, and beds are super comfortable! PLUS great food and shopping is right outside your front door!

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Shane P, General Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Hi Aaron! What a great response! The team here at the Keating could not be more pleased that you had such a wonderful time during your stay. We are all very appreciative of your review and hope that you have a chance to return to the Keating very soon. Have a wonderful day! More 

North Hollywood
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

One of a kind, amazing experience in every sense. Highly recommended for everybody who wants something unique, definitely not like the other hotels. Position is super central, service is very friendly and ready to help you.

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Shane P, General Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Hi Gianluca! Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Keating. Our staff will be pleased to know that they were able to make such a positive impact on your stay. We hope that you have a chance to come back to stay with us again soon. Have a... More 

Los Angeles
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Spent one night here-- it has a great location- steps away from the Gaslamp District.. Staff was amazing but overall disappointed with my experience. The place is trendy-- pictures look much better on the web but the room wasn't practical.. There's a fancy coffee maker in the room but couldn't get it to work, the lighting in the bathroom is... More 

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Shane P, General Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Hi Jenny - Thank you so much for your review. Your input is greatly appreciated by the team here at The Keating. I apologize for the issues that you had during your stay. Our standard for check in is to have a front desk agent walk you to your room to go over all of the features, such as the... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

First of all this hotel is pretty over priced. Have stayed at Hotel Indigo, Hotel Solamar, Marriott Gaslamp, Hard Rock and Omni in San Diego and all were miles in front of this place. If you want a decent night sleep, this is NOT your place. Music pumps in from the streets at all hours of the morning. And I... More 

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Sandra V, General Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate positive and negatives comments. Your feedback helps us improve our operations and services. I would like to apologize for any inconvenience you experience while staying at the hotel. Regarding the noise, we are in process of installing new windows but it takes a little longer due to the unique historic architecture of the... More 

Waddell
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This hotel exceeded all my expectations!!! The staff is incredible and always there if you need anything at all. The establishment is beautiful and the rooms are so chic and fun. I have never been to a hotel where I've only had positive things to say. Even the slow elevator wasn't a bother and it encouraged me to take stairs... More 

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Long Beach
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

4 stars for location. The hotel is located in the heart of the Gaslamp. 2 stars for the fact the noise level is very loud. 2 stars for the rooms being very loud. Painted concrete floors, what , they wanted cool over comfort. 1 star for the 35 dollar parking. 1 star for the 18 "experience charge" ?? for wifi?... More 

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The accommodations are dingy, dirty, and the room was so loud there was no way to get a good nights sleep. Until 3AM in the morning, my wife and I were kept awake by the sounds of people shouting, cars honking, and music blaring from the clubs next door. Our bed vibrated with the sound of bass from the nearby... More 

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La Quinta
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The hot/cold shower handle did not work properly. The sink was too far forward causing a lot of water splash. The floors are concrete and cold (no big deal) The breakfast provided was inadequate. The staff were courteous and helpful. The location to the Gaslamp district is good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

(english is not my first language) If you like design, boutique hotels, hip spots and you´re going to p a r t y in San Diego; this is the hotel for you. If you´re a light sleeper... not so sure. The Keating rooms are stylish (the beds are great), the staff is friendly and is conveniently located in the heart... More 

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Roma
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Hotel was nice but too much noise outside and the room needs a bit of an overhaul as it is very 1980's. I was also charged boutique fee for all 7 days instead of only three. I think the hotel is nice but needs some more care.

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