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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When you stay at Carole's Bed and Breakfast, you aren't staying at a family-run "establishment" you are actually staying in the family's home. Family photos and memorabilia fill the main rooms. Carole, the owner, and her son Mike, live on site and are happy to answer questions and provide assistance.. The building is an old Victorian style house built in... More 

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Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Nestled in a lovely residential neighborhood Carole ' s B&B is a delightful gem. The prices are very reasonable and Carole is a knowledgeable and gracious hostess, who having lived in the neighborhood for over 25 years, is able to give you a true insider's information on just about everything. So easy to catch a bus downtown or walk to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

I stayed with Carole twice in the last two weeks, on my way to Mexico and again on my way home. Her BnB is comfortable and priced right. It's in a great neighborhood for walking. The craftsman architecture of her home and the neighborhood is interesting and the spring flowers are lovely. Excellent breakfast and Carole is a sweetheart. I... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

I chose for price and bed-and-breakfast comfort and location near Balboa Park and North Park. Bonus, we found that it is less than 100 steps from Methodist church that is site of several times a month contra dance (like square dance but easier, and we enjoyed). 1904 bungalow with some of the built-in cabinetry and artsy windows typical of American... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Driving through the the neighborhood, my husband and I remarked at how quiet it was. It wasn't far from interstate and the neighborhood was centrally located, with easy access to interstates. North Park has many restaurants and with other things to do. Balboa Park (San Diego Zoo, and many museums) and downtown San Diego are 10 minute Uber drive from... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

We stayed at Carole's Bed and Breakfast for two days. This had been an outstanding airBNB experience for me. Carole is such a sweet and warm lady with the kindest heart and great taste. She made the best breakfasts (far exceeded my expectations) and was so flexible to all of our needs. The check in and out process were extremely... More 

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Yellow Springs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Carole's several times when we went out and returned from a trip to Hawaii. We are from Ohio so we wanted to lay over a few days in San Diego around the trip. Carole and her son Mike were very gracious and friendly. They went out of their way to accommodate our airline schedule.... More 

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Llano, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Me and my fiancé took a random trip to San Diego to celebrate our engagement and Carole was very accommodating. Everything was clean and well worth the price. The breakfast was excellent. we had strawberry waffles with a home special homemade whip cream and a side of fruit. I highly recommend staying here even if its for one night!!

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Mesa, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

If your travels take you to San Diego, Carole's is a great place to spend a night or more. You will receive great accommodations, a good home cooked breakfast, and a hostess filled with historical information. The house was built by Frank Frary, a former mayor of San Diego. It has been given status as an historical site. Thank you,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

In San Diego CA, I had the pleasure of staying at Carole’s BnB which is located in the North Park area. I had been on a golfing tour in Florida and wanted to be near a golf facility and I was delighted to see that I was only a driver and four iron (does anyone still carry a four iron?)... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lovely historic home in North Park has been home to Carole's BNB for over 28 years, where guests from all over the world have come to stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carole's Bed & Breakfast Inn

Address: 3227 Grim Ave, San Diego, CA 92104-4656
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $142 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carole's Bed & Breakfast Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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