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Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by Hilton

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The lobby was nice, the fastest hotel check-in ever, and the cookies were warm and delicious! The beds and pillows were also very comfortable. The lounge/restaurant was a little bit underwhelming but not bad for a late night snack and the server was very friendly.

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was here for business but since I'm relocating here I will likely be back to Hotel Karlan with my family when we move. You feel like you're miles away from the city when you're here. It has a retreat type feel but you are actually close to city amenities and right off of I-15. The room and bathroom were...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay with us. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time and offerings here at Hotel Karlan. We are happy you enjoyed our restaurant and we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to San Diego. All the best, Regie Brown General Manager

Draper, Utah, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. Close to several shopping areas just up the street, which was very nice. Easy on and off freeway access. Rooms were remodeled and very clean and nice. Food was great at the restaurant and the service was wonderful. The employee's were very friendly.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was large and worked well for having a baby with us. The bathroom could have been cleaned a little better, there was some hair on the floor when we first checked in. The grounds were very nice and well kept. We dropped by the new bar which was also pretty cool. Overall was a good experience and we...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at Hotel Karlan San Diego. We are pleased your family enjoyed their stay and that you were able to take in our landscape and grounds. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience you experienced in the room and please know we have informed our Housekeeping Department to ensure a...

Sandy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our stay! Had early games so breakfast bags were made for team and parents. Hotel location perfectly situated near restaurants and Sprouts Market. Easy access to highway and close to every soccer field played on.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit with us this past Thanksgiving holiday. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our hotel and San Diego. We appreciate that you brought your team here and that they enjoyed our offerings here at the hotel. We look forward to having you stay with us again. Sincerely, Regie Brown General Manager

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not have a single bad thing to say about this hotel. It was clean, comfortable and the staff could just not have done a better job of looking after this alone travelling English girl. My room was immaculate and everything I needed and more, the grounds were stunning, the breakfast tasty and varied....... I really must mention Dan...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay with us and we are happy you enjoyed your time here. I am also happy to hear that you were able to utilize our Concierge, Dan and that he was able to share his knowledge of the hotel and San Diego. We are also excited to hear that you enjoyed our restaurant, Asado...

Ronkonkoma, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent overall very nice hotel will stay again when in town . Recently redone lobby and breakfast area. Rooms are very nice. Staff very friendly and helpful. Hotel about 25 minutes from airport. Rooms spacious. Plenty of parking.

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Karan was was an awesome experience. My family was at SeaWorld all day. Ithe was very nice to be able to return back to the hotel and take advantage of all the amenities they have available. The jacuzzi was absolutely amazing. My wife enjoyed the treadmill. My kids loved the candy store. Not surprising. We would definitely return.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review of you stay with us this past week. We are happy you were able to enjoy our proximity to all that San Diego has to offer. We also are pleased you were able to enjoy the amenities we offer here at the hotel and look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Regie...

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a redone Doubletree, made it young and hip in decor. Not a bad idea, but they did not change the structure of the hotel. I was directed out the door down the hall to the end, well, they neglected to mention the 2 sets of stairs required to get there and toting luggage down the concrete stairs was...

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Dear Guest, We thank you for your recent stay with us here at Hotel Karlan. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience you experienced. We strive to make sure all of our guests have an exceptional experience and we would hope to change your last impression with us. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss your experience with us and...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had a very pleasant stay in this hotel, rooms are completely reburbished and bathroom is completely new, great breakfast place too. This is conveniently located near the highway, but at the same time the golf resort ensures a nice and quiet environment to relax after a bussy day.

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
North of downtown San Diego and the International Airport, our resort is lined with beautiful trees and flowers. We have a full service restaurant, Asado Grill with both indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoy a cocktail at our Black Horse Pub and take in the panoramic views. Close to The San Diego Zoo's Wild Animal Park and popular North County Fair Shopping Center. Experience our welcoming staff and signature Doubletree Chocolate Chip Cookies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by Hilton

Address: 14455 Penasquitos Dr, San Diego, CA 92129-1603 (Formerly DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort San Diego)
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $99 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by Hilton 4*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Doubletree By Hilton Golf Resort San Diego Hotel San Diego
Doubletree San Diego
Doubletree Hotel San Diego
Hotel Style:
#37 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#72 Family Hotel in San Diego
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