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Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

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Certificate of Excellence
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Winner of "Hall of Fame" for Best San Diego Bed & Breakfast. Also, Winner "AGAIN" of San Diego Uptown News Readers Poll "Best Hotel/B&B". Stay in a B&B at the center of it all! Built in 1910, this newly renovated Arts & Crafts inspired Inn is only 10 minutes from major attractions such as, the Gaslamp District, Zoo, Old Town, Seaworld, Beaches, Convention Center and Airport. Features include: Eclectic collection of Antiques, LED Cable TV, and complementary WiFi. Home baked specialties daily. Business guests love our close proximity to the Downtown Convention Center, and or Hotel Circle to attend their meetings.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Grade: 87 out of 100
94Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
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Friendly and welcoming B&B, in a great spot for walking into town close to restaurants and nightlife if you want it. We stayed in two different rooms due to availability, which we were perfectly happy with. Would highly recommend.
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Response from AnnC3510, Interim Innkeepers at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you. We look forward to your next visit.
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My second time to Ann's lovely inn. Besides the fabulous location, Ann is a wealth of knowledge and assistance. The rooms are comfortable and I hope to try them all! I'll likely not ever look for anyplace else to stay in San Diego.
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My wife and I recently stayed at the Hillcrest House B&B while visiting our daughter in San Diego. We're from the east coast, knowing nothing of the San Diego area. Upon arrival we were promptly greeted by the innkeeper/owner, Ann. As Ann showed us around the property for
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Response from Ann C, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
Responded Dec 11, 2018
Thank you so much for your recent stay with us. Entering my "15th" year in operation, every week is full of fun like my 1st! The wonderful guests like yourself who are attracted to this kind of hospitality, is certainly the best part of my job! The La Jolla Suite is definately for the guest who wants more space, and pampering. For your next visit, check out the new San Diego Studio Apartment, that will be open to guests late January...early February. Have a very Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year! Cheers, Ann
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A very comfortable place to stay while visiting San Diego. Easy to walk to the local attractions and great restaurants. Ann was so knowledgeable about places to go and what to see and how to get there. We will be back.
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Response from AnnC3510, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
Responded Nov 25, 2018
Thank you for the great review! You said it all, the location is key, with our city center location. We would love to add you to our long list of weekly "Repeat" Guests. Have a great holiday season. Cheers, Ann
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My husband and I had a wonderful stay in the Zoo room! It was clean, quiet, and had everything we needed. Ann was welcoming and served a lovely breakfast each morning. Parking was easy and accessible! The bed and breakfast is centrally located in San diego to all of the tourist
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Response from AnnC3510, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
Responded Nov 25, 2018
Thank you Hannah! The Zoo Room is very popular with guests making a "Zoo Vacation" Just a 7 minute drive gets you into the San Diego Zoo's front entrance, inside Balboa Park. Free parking is a huge value, where most accommodation charges...ours is FREE!!! Take care, and hope to see you back. Cheers, Ann
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Hello Anil, We do have 2 rooms next to each other families, or couples traveling together just love. They are $169/night for each guest room. We do have a 2 person maximum/guest room. All guest rooms have one queen size bed, with no opportunity for rollaways or airmattresses due to fire code. If I can assist you with a reservation, don't hesitate to call and I can describe these rooms in detail. Cheers, Ann 619-990-2441
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Hi Jaybee196, Thank you for your interest in staying with us on Aug 7th-8th. Our availability opens up on Aug 9th, if your dates are flexible? Unfortunately, we have full occupancy during these dates but would love for you and your daughter to come stay with us in the very near future. Yours truly, Stephanie Assistant Innkeeper
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"The zoo room was great! Upstairs and quiet."
"Large room on 1st floor with private patio entrance/exit."
"We traveled with 4 couples and plenty of rooms and space to gather and play games"
"We stayed in the Coronado room - it was cozy, has a small kitchen,and a great jacuzzi tub."
"Rooms are close together and quiet."
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