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The Cottage

3829 Albatross St, San Diego, CA 92103-3017
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Brunch is my favorite meal and I found the ultimate at The Cottage. Our waiter was so friendly and helpful and recommended the eggs benedict and lemon ricotta pancakes- Wow, what a wonderful choice! Wish we lived closer- I'd be there all the time!

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Thank Sue P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

When people tell you it's a 45 minute to 1 1/2 hr wait, believe it and sign up immediately. Or go early, before 10AM. This is a small establishment, get it...cottage! Worth the wait, but if you're feet are itchy, walk down hill to the shore to see the seals and walk back up hill. You'll have an appetite and... More 

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Thank travelready247
Bronxville
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Even though the lines are long its worth it. Ask to sit outside to enjoy your breakfast. Had a homemade bran muffin with my omelette. Also sampled the french toast! Coffee good as is the oj. In a quaint cottage style house on the streets of la jolla. The ocean is a few blocks away. So you can walk off... More 

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Thank AdariaG
Seattle
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170 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I love to eat breakfast out, more than dinner even, so when I say this is the best breakfast I have ever had I am comparing it to many meals!! Everything was the best!! Tried the stuffed french toast with strawberries and mascarpone!! delicious!! And shared the vegetable omelet with my daughter. We both agreed, delightfully fluffy and tasty!! The... More 

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1 Thank crosscountrytraveler
Toronto, Canada
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The breakfast was very good, the portions are quite large, so can easily be shared. The patio is a great option and the outdoor heaters make it comfortable even in winter. Prices are reasonable. It is s popular neighbourhood spot and gets very busy so you may have to wait for a table.

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1 Thank Moose97
New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Food was absolutely delicious. We sat outside in the nice patio with great weather. They give you an enormous amount of food for the price and even offer to split plates for you for no extra charge. Ask for extra jalapenos with the egg dishes to give the food a little kick. Overall I was extremely happy with my trip... More 

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2 Thank Sadia A
Oakland, CA
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2009

What a lovely little environmentally-friendly cottage in a beautiful neighborhood, staffed by outstanding hosts. We stayed for several nights, each evening walking down the hidden path to the backyard oasis, where the little cottage greeted us with warmth and coziness. Carol was the perfect innkeeper, friendly and helpful but respectful of privacy. Lovely furnishings, including an antique organ and velvet... More 

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2 Thank Lanya
Newark, DE
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35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2008

The Cottage is wonderful. It's a real Craftsman Cottage with its own little garden, filled with period furniture. Carol is thoughtful about little details (bottled water in the fridge, fresh flowers in the rooms, travel books and restuarant guides in the living room). She also knows a lot about San Diego history and can give tips about sights that are... More 

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Thank DEtraveler
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2005

I was lucky to find The Cottage and am astonished no-one has ever reviewed this B&B on Trip Advisor. Carol is kindness personified and couldn't do enough to help me have an enjoyable stay in San Diego. Hillcrest is a safe neighbourhood with wonderful and varied dining options, interesting shops to browse and a 30 minute walk to Balboa Park... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about The Cottage

Address: 3829 Albatross St, San Diego, CA 92103-3017
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2

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