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BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina

#17 of 270 Hotels in San Diego
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2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Hotel as always is beautiful and well taken care of. I brought my mother along and she just loved being able to sit on the balcony and relax every morning with fresh coffee. The Hotel is always clean and everything is always kept very well stocked. It is a pleasure to stay at this Hotel

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I really appreciated Cesar, David & Danny. They are totally service oriented and have such great attitudes. Felt at home immediately! They have really made sure my stay has been comfortable and they have no idea how much that has meant to me. Thank you so much! Pat

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Quiet relaxing peninsula location away from the main town. Around 15-20 minutes by car/taxi. Taxi is around $20 each way or cheaper if you get Uber app. And use Uber.Water on both sides the rear rooms overlook yatch marina and the front overlooks harbour but with car park between so can get some noise. Hotel clean and staff are very... More 

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Santa Barbara, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love Shelter Island and have stayed at every hotel on the island over the years, always bypassing Isalnd Palms due to the fact that I traveled for years for a corporation that required staying at Best Western Hotels across the country. Most were OK; but not where you want to stay on vacation, especially once the kids are grown.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked the Island Palms Hotel based on Trip advisors reviews. We were not disappointed. They treated us very well. The room and property were both beautiful. It felt safe and relaxed. We enjoyed every minute that we were on the property. We will book there again the next San Diego trip that we take.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a deluxe room with water view... sadly we didn't get marina side..lovely and quiet ..We got the harbour side which has 2 car parks and a road first before the water view.. noisy every morning from 6 30. Breakfast was tiny and included drink but we got charged extra for drinks...Best Western rewards members supposedly get an automatic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We fled here from a neighbouring Best Western after an awful experience not sleeping with the noise etc ( best forgotten!) We had a wonderful and helpful not least, sympathetic response to our previous horrible experience. David & Daniel on the front desk could not of been more helpful! Indeed all the staff we found to be courteous & helpful!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our second time here and just as good as the first. Stayed in Casa del Mar both times on the Marina side. Would definitely stay and recommend this hotel to all! $10.00 a night to park but we parked across the street for 3 nights and had no problem for free! Restaurant, bar and pool wonderful!! Will be back for... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

At this hotel on Shelter Island, enjoy a quiet marina, 2 outdoor pools and small patio for relaxation and a spectacular view of downtown San Diego across from hotel in the public park...where guest parking is free! The kitchenette suites are reasonably priced with modern decor and spacious bathroom and living space. We wished we had spent more nights there... More 

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've stayed here many times over the last ten years, and they never disappoint. the pricing is so amazingly affordable, including the dining room and bar. the rooms are clean and smell good. there's usually an outdoor sitting area for each room. It's located across from a great walking strand with beautiful sunrises and bay views, playground, and fishing pier.... More 

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