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BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina

3.0 of 5 2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Waco, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to stay....Staff, bar, views are all over the top. The only problem that we had the second night was TV not working but staff asked if wanted to move and ended up staying in our room and just used the free internet to watch a movie on the Ipad. The staff goes above and beyond...my parents also stayed... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely big room with very comfortable bed and decent size bathroom Our fridge was in the bathroom which was a bit strange. Otherwise a great experience. Nice location on Shelter Island, not very close to downtown but you get a nice view of the bay and its only a short drive in. Not very far from main routes and airport,... More

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scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good location, its a lovely City and area. Rooms are large and comfortable, a few signs of wear and tear here and there but nothing to cause major issues....loose door hooks and similar. The hallways and stairs have a familiar odour of 'raid' or similar, but the rooms themselves are spotlessly clean. Ask for a higher floor if you can... More

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Kimberley, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Island Palms was a bit of a surprise. We had booked the hotel for our stay in San Diego not realizing how far from downtown it is but once we got settled, we decided not to relocate. The room was large with a very comfortable king size bed, nice ammenities and a lovely view of the pier and bay from... More

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Pismo Beach, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had another great stay at the Island Palms BW Danny at the front desk is always so welcoming and does his job professionally. The location of this hotel is so convenient. Views of the marina are unbeatable for happy hour ! Housekeeping does a great job also. We will definitely book our next stay at the Island Palms Best Western... More

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Boise, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 5 nights in November during our trip to California and it was outstanding. Great location, close to Sea World, the Zoo, and of course the harbor. The staff was amazing and extremelly helpful. Kids enjoyed the pool, I however did not swim. Overall great experience.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel because of its price versus the proximity from a conference event, occurring in a near hotel. In general I liked a lot. Very nice and comfortable rooms, Jacuzzi/Pool. People really friendly at the reception. I received several packages by mail and they were really helpful. I tried the breakfast and I didn't liked it. But... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel. We were greeted at the front desk by Adam who was awesome. On several occasions he helped us out with places to eat, how to get around and just general questions that we had. Oxanna was also very friendly and knew how to have a laugh and pour a great glass of wine at the lobby happy hour.... More

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alamo, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The walls of this hotel are paper thin! We listened to a baby cry all night in the room next door! They were also playing a video of animals and the noises they make for their older child. Didn't get much sleep!

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West New York, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Best Western Plus Island Palms for ten days, escaping the cold of the northeast. During my first trip to San Diego I could not have stayed at a more perfect hotel, located on Shelter Island, surrounded by marina's and restaurants, with easy access to all the points of interests. The staff was most courteous and helpful,... More

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Address: 2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina 3*
Number of rooms: 227
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Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel And Marina
Best Western San Diego
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