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Doubletree Hotel San Diego Downtown

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1646 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Radisson Hotel Harbor View)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rancho Cucamonga, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

If you only care about location this is the hotel for you. But the hotel is in need of a remodel top to bottom. During our arrival we were instructed to park across the street in the public parking as the parking is too tight for a midsize SUV.

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joanieclapper, Guest Relations Manager at Doubletree Hotel San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Frederick, Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay at our hotel. We’re very sorry you were unhappy with your parking experience at our hotel. We appreciate hearing from you and if you travel again to our area, we hope we have the opportunity to give you a stay you will remember. Kind Regards, The DoubleTree by Hilton... More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This hotel is about 12 to 15 blocks from the convention center, but it is prices competitively. I stayed for 4 nights and couldn't be happier. While the hotel has been around (it's old) the rooms are very clean and the staff are great and responsive. There isn't much around by way of restaurants or stores - you need to... More 

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El Cajon, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This was the perfect place to stay to walk to the Broadway Pier to watch the fireworks on the Fourth of July. It was fun walking downtown San Diego and deciding where we wanted to eat. The hotel was near the Little Italy area and there were many eateries to choose from. In the morning, we went to the breakfast... More 

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Tucson, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I was disapointed in your staff, I felt like they did not want to be there so I was not welcomed. very little hep was offered example room was cleaned and no towles were left we had to search for a staff member then I felt like it was my fault not theirs. elavators were had to work we were... More 

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Imperial County CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here July 4th - 6th. I'm a Hilton Honors member along with being a member of other hotel families, such as Hilton, Hyatt, or Marriott. I honestly can't believe Hilton or Doubletree allows their names anywhere near this hotel. I mean, it's not a bad place, but not a doubletree or Hilton. Pros: it's in little Italy (San Diego)... More 

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joanieclapper, Guest Relations Manager at Doubletree Hotel San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We’re very sorry we didn't provide you with the experience you deserved during your recent stay over the 4th of July weekend. We apologize for the slow elevator and we've reported the problem to our maintenance team. We’ll be sure to address the rest of your feedback and hope you’ll consider giving us a second chance if you... More 

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Marina Del Rey, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Terrible stay. We requested and received a non-smoking floor. However the room right next to us reeked of marijuana smoke. In fact you could hear the guests coughing at odd hours. I called several times to complain that they should be moved to a smoking section to no avail. I had my two young children with me and we decided... More 

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joanieclapper, Guest Relations Manager at Doubletree Hotel San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Binh, Thank you for sharing your feedback about our property. We’re very sorry for the annoying smoke smell during your stay. We are converting to all non-smoking rooms in the near future and do our best to remove smoke smells from rooms. We will share your review with our security team and we hope you’ll give us a second chance... More 

Dillon, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I stayed at this hotel while attending a conference at the convention center, I was concerned about how far away it was, but as all the other Hotels close the convention were booked I had few options. The convention center was actually an easy walk or a cheap cab fare (about $8.50 including tip). Gaslamp area was also an easy... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Hotel was centrally located to lots of stuff. The quality for being a Hilton hotel was not what we expected. Leaking tub, room key stopped working, and they over booked the garage. Nice views, good bed, and clean hotel.

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fullerton, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

my family and I had a great time. the location of the hotel was in walking distance to Little Italy, which we had never been and enjoyed. The hotel was nice, everyone was friendly and helpful, overall a great time had. The only dislike was the parking lot for the hotel, too cramped and small, as we drove in a... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

This is by far the worst hotel on our California tour. We love the Hilton brand and stay with hilton almost exclusively. This location needs a serious update. The first room they put us in had a makeshift shower jacuzzi tub situation. Very low water pressure and strange setup. They then moved us to another room with a shower only.... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay at our hotel. We are very sorry you were unhappy with the bathroom set up in your guestroom. We appreciate your feedback, and will keep your comments in mind while we work to improve our guest experience. We hope you’ll stay with us again soon and tell us... More 

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