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Porto Vista Hotel

3.0 of 5 1835 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I booked three nights here to be close to family staying at the Sunshine Suites -Little Italy (a great place!). We booked a king room w/a microwave and wet bar on the Puerto Vista website at the AAA rate which came with free parking and Wi-fi. Checking in the staff was friendly and professional. The Puerto Vista... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

For the price in San Diego the room was perfect for 1 or 2 people. Micro fridge, microwave, balcony (but no table/chairs). Clean w/comfy bed. Front desk service was wonderful ( Rob was great) and location was perfect. Not far from Naval base, Airport and safe area to walk around for someone not familiar with the area. In Little Italy... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here b/c of a Travezoo special. Our first room was on the 1st floor - practically in the garage and the 2nd room wreaked of turpentine. We were finally given a very spacious room on the 3rd floor. This was a very decent and adequate room, with micro, fridge, and sofa sleeper. Front desk customer service was very... More

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Huntington Beach, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I bought a Travel Zoo deal to stay here. Before we booked, we read the reviews here. The front desk and valet staff did not disappoint!! Really nice people!! The big rooftop deck in all the photos is only open Friday nights. But there is a super small rooftop "square" that is always open. It's not the... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You've been warned -- Check yelp reviews before you reserve etc. Management will not return your calls or answer your concerns so don't bother. the pricing for location is great. However don't do it stay Eleswhere. They're are plenty of boutique and bigger hotels on the same block and beyond. Unprofessional, rude and confused staff. Rooms are unclean, stained carpet,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed on the first floor, which is basically inside the parking garage. My phone didn't have reception down there and the "free" WiFi didn't work either. Location is great, but there are plenty of places other around. I'd stay elsewhere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here because of Travel Zoo and loved it. Close to everything, clean, nice breakfast and great service. Rob at the front desk was very helpful, as was Maria, our server at breakfast. All 3 valets/bellman were also wonderful.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and it was a pleasant stay. On the outside, it was really nice. The lobby was clean and the front desk (Robert was his name) and the valet service staff were polite and helpful. When walking to the room, the centre gap that looks down to the parking lot doesn't fit a 'hotel' label. When... More

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San Diego, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jose and Josh do a great job with the valet parking downstairs. They are always so friendly and helpful. Anthony and Robert were an awesome help at the front desk in their beautiful lobby. I got to my room and was pleasantly satisfied. It looks like they just remodeled and everything was very clean. On the 4th floor they have... More

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with my family 4 nights September 23-26th. No. It wasn't perfect but a pretty nice stay for a very reasonable price. Great area close to everything only blocks from the harbor. I didn't give 5 stars because the breakfast seating and service was slow on the weekends. Weekdays it was fine. Front desk (Rob and Robert I think)... More

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Address: 1835 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Little Italy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Porto Vista Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 190
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Also Known As:
Ascend Collection San Diego
San Diego Ascend Collection
San Diego Clarion

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