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Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

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3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
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Lawrence, Kansas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly, wonderful host, comfortable and relaxing. The owner, Ann, was available with great suggestions and complete directions for the attractions in the area. When we return it will be our only choice! It is also very close to the rental return and the airport which made returning a breeze.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I spent 4 nights as the guests of Ann Tidwell-Callahan at the Hillcrest House in mid-January 2016. Ann was friendly and accommodating, and was able to provide helpful hints & tips for area attractions. The B&B location was perfect for our needs, providing easy access to Balboa Park & the Harbor area & Old Town without having... More 

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bungalow was perfect for my husband, daughter and I. Cozy - it's a bungalow - but it was plenty of room for us. The kitchen is wonderful - new, very, very well stocked, beautiful stove, great breakfast bar, and lots of counter space. Like Ann's Hillcrest B&B, the Bungalow felt like it was our place. The beds are so... More 

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sydney australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Loved our room Balboa A.....very comfortable bed, quiet room. Great cottage for 2 couples, we didn't know the other couple but we didn't hear a thing from them as the rooms are separated by a hallway and linen cupboard. We did meet them in the main dining room for breakfast. The hostess Ann is very friendly and welcoming. The location... More 

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Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

We stayed at this B & B because it was only 15 minutes from our son's home in San Diego. But it turned out to also be right around the corner from wonderful restaurants, an art theatre, a Whole Foods grocery and a bank, and only 10 minutes from the airport and Old Town. What a find! In addition, the... More 

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Ann C, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to post a review of your recent stay with us. The location is fantastic, you are correct. This village of Hillcrest is a historic neighborhood in San Diego...Uptown from Downtown, you can get to all area attractions or the Convention Center within 10 minutes! Hope to see you back again soon. Cheers, Ann More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

I chose this B&B on the basis of ratings on Trip Advisor and I was very glad I did. I had some business in the Hillcrest area and wanted to stay nearby and this place looked like the best bet because of its location, price and what looked to be a cozy, comfortable accommodation. It turned out to be all... More 

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Ann C, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You said it all...our location and comfortable guest rooms are why I see a "Repeat Business Guest" every week. A short 10 minute walk to both the area Hospitals, or quick 10 minute drive or bus ride downtown to the Convention Center, make this a great base when work brings you to San Diego. Thank you for posting a review... More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

This was my first time staying at a B&B for a work trip and if I find more places like Ann's across the country this could be a total game changer. I literally felt like I was coming home every night (or at least back to a good friend's house). The price is very reasonable for San Diego and in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Ann greeted me with a warm smile and genuine welcome. The room (Gaslamp) was small but immaculate and comfortable. The B&B is situated in a quiet neighbour but great location close to everything especially public transport. Ann is friendly and knowledge and I highly recommend anyone visiting San Diego to stay there.

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San Diego
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We felt at home the minute we walked in. Every detail and amenity was perfect. The bed was so comofrtable as was the room. We had a lovely private patio and thoroughly enjoyed our stay! I highly recommend it.

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Our stay at the Hillcrest Bed and Breakfast provided us with a warm welcome to San Diego! We were unsure about our flight plans and arrival time, and Ann was easy to work with. She responded to all of our emails and texts in a timely fashion, helping to put our minds at ease before a long flight. The room... More 

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