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The Horton Grand Hotel

3.5 of 5 311 Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful, boutique hotel in the heart of the gaslamp district in San Diego. The hotel itself is amazingly well done with beautiful wood trim and staircases. The breakfast served at the hotel is verygood. The value is great for the area. The major drawback is the noise on Friday and Saturday night coming from the streets. I... More

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Corona, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not your franchise hotel. We stayed here because I had a race over by the Bay and it is a very short walk over. You can park your car and simply walk everywhere! It is 'thick' in the gaslight district so quite lively on the weekends! We had a nice king size bed in the back (you want... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Short 10-minute walk to the Convention Center, with restaurants nearby. If you want a unique place to stay, this Victorian hotel is a nice change of pace. Free wireless, but few other standard amenities, so stay here for a room with 14' ceilings, ornate crown molding, bay window, small balcony, and fireplace (probably only in certain rooms). Bed and bathroom... More

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed Oct. 30, 2014. It is literally by the gas lamp's busy 4th and 5th streets. I booked the old town trolley tour and it stops by the hotel so that was great. All the restaurants I had a reservations in was walking distance to this hotel. Rm. 407 I think is a good room to stay in. It has... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed four nights for a conference at the convention center. It is an easy 10 minute walk to the convention center and Coronado ferry landing and to countless restaurants and shops in the Gaslamp Quarter. This is a historic hotel so the rooms are a bit small and cramped but the price difference compared to the hotels at the convention... More

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Perth, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had driven from LV and decided to go with the valet parking offered by the hotel rather than finding our own. This was a pretty decent service, and for $30 p/n, it was actually cheaper than other hotels in the area (eg. Marriott $40 p/n). You can ask for your car anytime and as often as you like. So... More

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the lower-priced options for a conference. The hotel had done a nice job maintaining the historic ambiance, although clearly it showed its age. The room was well-appointed and quiet, despite being just up the stairs from the hotel bar. Importantly, the doors locked securely. There were a lot of nearby restaurants and shops and it was... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here 3 nights for a conference. Looked it up before I booked because it was pretty expensive. The lobbies and exterior were precious but the rooms could use a little work. Pros: -staff is very helpful and accommodating -great location within walking distance of the convention center -common areas very antique but well kept and clean Cons: -rooms are... More

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Godalming, England, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I was staying at this hotel for 3 nights while in town for a conference. I am not a picky person when travelling but this hotel really was horrible- especially for the price you have to pay- it might as well been a motel. The first night I stayed in a room where the wifi didn't work- it was across... More

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Travis H, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Our sincerest apologies for your experience here at The Horton Grand Hotel. Your concerns will certainly be a point of focus of focus for our Management team. Falling short of our guests expectations is not something we stay complacent on. We do thank you for your feedback which allows us to grow and progress as a unified team with one... More

Vancouver, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stay at the hotel for 4 nights. On the last day they were nice to give a late check out as our flight did not leave until 1800.Nice hotel we were at a conference at the convention centre which was a 7 mins walk. This place is close to everything. We walked to all over the Gas light district.... More

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Address: 311 Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Horton Grand Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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