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Handlery Hotel San Diego

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108 (Mission Valley / Hotel Circle)
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Ranked #120 of 269 hotels in San Diego
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second time staying at the Handlery, and things were even better than previously.. The staff were extremely friendly , even the ones answering the telephone. Our rooms were comfortable comfortable, and again the housekeeping staff were courteous and regularly inquired as to the presence of any problems.

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Fresno, Ca
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The beds and pillows were comfortable but the bottom of the curtain in the bathroom had black mold on it. They also forgot to replace the packet of coffee. The opened coffee packet was left in the basket. This hotel was walking distance to the Town & Country Resort & Convention Center.

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear tailypo, I’m glad to hear that the bedding was comfortable, but disappointed to hear that the restroom area was not up to par. I am currently forwarding your information to our Executive Housekeeper. We hope that you will consider staying with us in the future. Best regards, Estela D. More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the pool area and workout room and friendly staff. The beds were comfy and the the room was clean! Would have given it Excellent if it had a microwave and queen size beds. The refigerator was nice and in room coffee was great and it has free wifi.

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Katie A, We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful time at our property! We appreciate your feedback. We look forward to having you back soon & if you should travel to San Francisco, please check out the Handlery Union Square. Best regards, Estela D. More

Sour Lake, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights for a vaca on our way up hwy 1. If you want to stay in a overpriced smelly hotel this is it. They put us in a room near the pool and said pool closed at 10pm. Don't believe it. I had to call both nights near 11pm in order to stop the loud rap music... More

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Janice0826, We are extremely sorry that the pool noise was disruptive during your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback and will make sure to have housekeeping stock every room appropriately. We take every comment into consideration to help better our service. Best Regards, More

Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at the Handlery for just one night. I had done a lot of research and found hotels in San Diego to be quite expensive near the water or in the Gaslamp district. Once I began searching in the Hotel Circle the prices were fairly consistent. I decided on the Handlery as I thought it might have a bit... More

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Notathome689, Thank you for staying with us! We are happy to hear that your experience with us was pleasant. Our staff is trained with the highest level of service to help make your stay enjoyable. We hope to see you again on your next trip to San Diego. Best regards, More

Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel to stay at since it was close to my sister's apt since she's getting married. I booked part through the block and part online. I called in to the hotel to make sure I wouldn't have to check out and check back in. They said it was all merged and did the same for my other... More

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear tigernicole86, My sincerest apologies for the inconvenience of the room move throughout your stay. We take pride in our service therefore this information has been forwarded to our front office manager for further attention. We appreciate your feedback and value your opinion as our guest. Best regards, More

Auckland Central, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 2nd time we have stayed with the Handlery, once in San Francisco and now in Dan Diego. I have to say they have the very best locations, so central to things in both cities. The service here is ok, the team are accommodating but the front office are a bit 'by the book' ( I couldn't check... More

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear NicSou, We are so happy to hear that you are returning guests to the Handlery properties. We appreciate the feedback on your stay. We are proud to hear that Amanda has definitely taken our service above & beyond. Thank you and we look forward to having you back as our guest soon! Best regards, Estela D. More

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

Our Family stayed at The Handlery Hotel in San Diego. We had a great time at the Hotel and everyone enjoyed themselves. My whole family about 50 of us felt the Hotel and the staff was awesome and provided us excellent service. We were so happy with the food service for both of our events, which were the Meet and... More

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Estela D, Sales & Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Irene M, It is always wonderful to hear positive feedback from our guests! It was a pleasure for us to have the opportunity to host your family reunion. We hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Estela D. More

Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This past week was our 4th time to stay at the Handlery. This place probably really rocked back in the 80's ! I digress. It's a family vacation and being so close to Seaworld and the zoo is a big bonus for us. The hotel has multiple daily shuttles to and from Seaworld and the zoo and Jeff (driver) is... More

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Estela D, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear 80sguy_10, Thank you for allowing us multiple opportunities to provide you & your family with great service! We look forward to having you back soon & if you should travel to San Francisco, please check out the Handlery Union Square Hotel. Best regards, Estela D. More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there 2 nights for a wedding held at the hotel. It is an older hotel. The tops of the furniture were granite and the bathroom counter top had what looked like a newer top but other than that the room is old and really needs updating! There wasn't much water pressure coming coming out of the shower head.... More

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Additional Information about Handlery Hotel San Diego

Address: 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Handlery Hotel San Diego 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Centrally located in San Diego's Mission Valley, the family-owned and managed Handlery Hotel is just minutes away from Sea World, the famous San Diego Zoo, Old Town, museums, shopping, and miles of breathtaking beaches. The hotel is known for its convenient location, comfortable accommodations and outstanding service. ... more   less 
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