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Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown

3.0 of 5 1617 First Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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San Francisco
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here is amazing - in fact, that is probably the best part of this hotel. From the shuttle driver to the front desk to housekeeping - everyone was very focused on making sure guests were greeted and well taken care of while at this hotel. I saw nice interactions with other guests as well, so it wasn't just... More

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b.c.
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we (2 ladies) stayed there for 4 nights, not as handy as we thought. not safe at night for walking. lots of homeless folks about. but very close to Little Italy so went there a lot. Hotel - room large, clean. quiet, we were on the 12th floor. restaurant food was great, tks to Melanine. Desk clerk, was very sick,... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Caribou, Thank you for your recent visit to Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown. We greatly appreciate the time you have taken to provide us with such detailed feedback on your experience. We strive for service excellence and these details are greatly helpful in reaching this level of perfected service. We are very sorry about the inconvenience you... More

New Delhi, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is small, initially was run by the Holiday Inn group. The building is easily identifiable for its unique cylindrical shape. Location is excellent, i.e. its the centre of downtown. Close to Gaslamp and a 10 mins walk from the Embarcadero. Room was large and very clean. Bed was super comfy. Bathroom was a bit cramped but again, extremely... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Raindrops, Thank you for your recent visit to Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown. We greatly appreciate the time you have taken to provide us with such detailed feedback on your experience. We strive for service excellence and these details are greatly helpful in reaching this level of perfected service. We are delighted you very able to enjoy... More

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a place to stay for our friends wedding in San Diego and so we checked into this hotel. It is a great location and is walking distance from a lot of good restaurants and places. It's close to the freeway which makes it easy when you need to drive somewhere. The rooms were clean and well maintained. It's... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Nulledge, As you mention in your comment, yes we are very centrally located and just one step away from a all the "action areas" in Little Italy and Downtown. Convenient freeway access is one of our perks. Thank you for a great review. Kurt Helm General Manager More

Richmond Hill
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What makes this hotel a great place are the staff. From check in, breakfast, to the shuttle driver to the airport. Everyone was very helpful and friendly. Got some great tips on what to see and do. Some items at the hotel are dated, but nothing that would prevent me from staying here. The hotel is just a 10 minute... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Luigi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about us. We are happy you were able to enjoy our splendid views from your room. we are proud, our staff could make your stay a little bit more convenient and enjoyable and hope you will come back soon. Regards Kurt Helm General Manager More

Redondo Beach, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
44 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a free room from using my United Airlines MileagePlus miles. I checked in after arriving on Amtrak from Anaheim. The check-in was easy and though the parking was $26 my friends didn't need to park in the lot. I enjoyed the room and the views of downtown SD!!! This was formerly Holiday Inn for decades - Sheraton renovated... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Goriajk, thank you for your kind observations. I am glad you were able to enjoy the views of San Diego Downtown our property offers and enjoyed our newly designed lobby. Hope to see you again soon! Kurt Helm General Manager More

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

This morning Sept. 22nd we called the number (front desk) given to us when we checked in to have your vehicle brought up via valet parking at 7:51am (ten minutes PRIOR to THE TIME we would ACTUALLY retrieve the vehicle), so that we would be able to walk out and get into our vehicle to stay on schedule. We arrived... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear TrueDeva, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about the issues you encountered during your stay. We sincerely apologize for causing additional waiting time while requesting your car from valet. When you where calling down to the front desk our associate unfortunately only took down your room number instead of asking for your ticket number, causing... More

Espoo, Finland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We choose this hotel because of its reasonable prices considering the proximity to downtown and we weren't disappointed. The hotel is well within walking distance from downtown and Little Italy with a lot of restaurants is even closer. We had asked for a room with a nice view and got that, we could see more or less all of down... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks!. We will be looking forward to have you here again. Regards Kurt Helm General Manager More

Oakdale, Calif
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel is very clean and in perfect location. Walking distance to Little Italy, the Catholic Cathedral and easy location to get gas and to catch the freeway. Good view from our room. Free WiFi. Breakfast is available early which we needed. Front desk people are very helpful and knows the area very well in giving directions.

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review!!! come back soon. Kurt Helm General Manager More

Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

If you are looking for something different on your next trip to San Diego, this is the place. First, it's round, and that's cool. Gives it a retro vibe and makes for rooms that have 6 corners! Top that! We also loved the location, and loved being able to walk to the Farmers Market at Little Italy. The room was... More

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Kurt H, General Manager at Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Donovan, I am glad you were able to enjoy and experience the hotel in so many different ways!. We certainly are proud of the architectural uniqueness, that this landmark building represents, but are also glad to hear the staff was friendly. Good you were able to take some time to check out the farmers market in Little Italy! See... More

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Address: 1617 First Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 220
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn San Diego-Downtown Hotel San Diego
San Diego Holiday Inn

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