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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   555 West Ash Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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Ranked #72 of 270 hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Fresno, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A standard hotel in the Little Italy neighborhood, near numerous eateries, the Maritime Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Trolly stations and the Gas Lamp District. Breakfast is included, although I didn't have time for it.

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LOS ANGELES, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We attending the Sand Sculpture festival and visit the Midway Museum. The hotel is located walking distance and really safe to return at night time. Little Italy is close by and you have a good choices for Dinner finally WE RECOMEND

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Auckland, New Zealand
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here over 4th July weekend during our 3 week stay in the US. This was our favourite hotel, and we'd stayed in a few. It is in a great location close to Little Italy and the waterfront. The staff were very friendly and always willing to help. Our room was clean, tidy and well presented. We especially liked the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great vacation the location is perfect and the staff awesome. We can't wait for the next visit. The best part was there was plenty for all of us to do. We will be back thanks again Bayside Inn Bestwestern. See you next visit.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was comfortable and the Continental breakfast was excellent. The location was close to the Marina, shopping, restaurants and excellent views. Will be going back. The in room coffee was great.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While it is a bit pricey for me, I realize the view and location is probably the reason. Good nights sleep for days of stay; very convenient to many attractions. But you'll need a car to see the out-of-town sights such as the Zoo and Safari Park; but the tram system could be your option. Do not miss the Gas... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Best Western Bayside Inn for 3 nights in August 2014. There is a complimentary shuttle to and from the airport. The rooms were clean and was in a great location to walk to little Italy or Galamps Quarter. If you don't have a car, the Trolley is a 5 minute walk from the hotel.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to from Interstate. Very good location for the front. Parking charge was reasonable and very useful. Good Amenities. The free full Breakfast was excellent and was one of the main reasons we booked this hotel as it gives you a good start to the day and saves having to find a place to eat in the morning... More

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Albuquerque, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located walking distance to Little Italy and only a couple of blocks to the Trolley, you can get anywhere you might like to go. This area is much quieter than the gas lamp district, has a fair restaurant, breakfast is included and the facility is clean, neat, and has a microwave and refrigerator for your left overs!

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San Diego, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything we needed and good standard of cleanliness and service, no problems at all. Pool is a hole in the ground but fine for kids. Location is excellent, close to Little Italy which has numerous great restaurants and close to the harbor and great park for kids with fountains.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sarah F, Thank you for reviewing your stay at Best Western Plus Bayside Inn. We are pleased to see you felt the standard of service was good. Thank you for your feedback about the pool which will be updated this fall. We hope to welcome you back as our guests in the future! Best Regards, Grace Gerzen Guest Relations... More

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Address: 555 West Ash Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
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Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn 3*
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Best Western Bayside Hotel
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Located in Downtown San Diego, at the south end of the Little Italy the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn is a convenient location for leisure or business travel. We have 122 rooms, all with Balconies and many with views of the San Diego Big Bay or Downtown Skyline. Amenities include a Restaurant serving complimentary breakfast daily and dinner Monday thru Friday. Our Lounge is open daily, Monday to Friday from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. Room Service is available. We have an outdoor heated pook and whirlpool, FREE WI-FI in rooms, pool area, lobby and restaurant for you to stay connected. ... more   less 
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