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Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the most pleasant experience making room reservations with Paul Herman. He genuinely cared about getting me what I needed. He also took care and ensured that the person that was staying there had everything he needed. I am truly grateful for his customer service it is very rare now a days to be treated with such respect and... More 

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! It was a pleasure to serve you, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Bakersfield, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

I booked this hotel because it had a 3 star. Big mistake! The AC was super noisy, never cooled up and didn't let us sleep. The room was too hot the entire night. The housekeeping did a great job in cleaning but it is so old and outdated it felt disgusting. The curtain had two big holes, no privacy. The... More 

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. I'm so sorry that your stay was less than perfect. We have had some issues with our AC units recently, and we realize how frustrating this is for our Guests. We are changing out bad AC motors as we find them, and it's a top priority for us.... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

In all fairness I booked this place completely last- minute as on a "deal" website. We booked the room for about $100 which was much cheaper than many San Diego hotels. When we checked into the hotel we were greeted by a very kind gentleman that informed us that they only smoking rooms available. He did offer to have someone... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Stayed in the 7th Floor, excellent view of the bay. Easy access to Freeway. Decent room with responsive front desk and housekeeping staff. Enough covered and uncovered parking. Good return for the money you send.

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Have expectation for this 3-star when booked it but after check-in found out it doesn't deserve these stars. The hotel is old and not very well cared, the hallways are dirty and the rooms outdated and dirty. No restaurants in the area only the hotel restaurant. I will not return.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Well where do I begin ? Lets start with the parking garage . Filthy awful. Elevator horrible torn up and filthy. Hallway to our room scary and filthy . View was god awful ( am pm and Jack in Box ( don't go there either ) In a bad area but seemed pretty safe since it is near. police station... More 

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Las Vegas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We used Priceline Express deals to book a hotel in the Chula Vista area, and this is what we got. It's not in a great neighborhood; certainly not one where you would feel safe taking a walk in the evening. The furniture, carpet, and phones in the room look like they're from the 80's. The dining room staff didn't seem... More 

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Claremore, OK
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I booked this hotel through Price Line and got a great deal. I'm not terribly picky about hotels. My requirements are clean and safe. Check in was easy. Because I am a choice member I got a goodie bag with a bottle of water & some Miss Vickie's chips. I'm only a member because I called to confirm my reservation... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We arrived a few minutes early and the nice lady at the front desk told us to come back in about an hour and that we would be upgraded. Upon returning an hour later, we were greeted with a goody bag and had been given an "upgraded" room with a view of the Coronado Bridge. Check in was super easy... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Best thing about this hotel is its close proximity to I-5, but the noise also accompanies it. The price is right for a location near San Diego, only a few miles/minutes to the zoo, museums, local attractions, etc. Hotel has a bar and restaurant, which is convenient, but not the greatest. Jack in the Box is within walking distance and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarion Hotel(R) National City San Diego South is located near all the best attractions in San Diego. Navy Base San Diego, Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld San Diego, Downtown Gaslamp District, Convention Center, Petco Park and San Diego Airport are only 10 minutes away. Entertainment venues, restaurants and shopping centers are nearby. Tijuana, Mexico is just a short 15 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South

Address: 700 National City Blvd, National City, CA 91950 (Formerly Clarion Hotel South Bay)
Location: United States > California > National City
Price Range: $79 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South 3*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn National City
National City Holiday Inn
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