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Herriman
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great hotel but the fixtures are breaking and getting dated and the wifi is horrible. Overall the room was very nice and had a great modern industrial type feel. Plenty of amenities and its location is ideal for younger folks or couples with no kids.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What reviewers claimed was a romantic hotel, turned out to be less than expected. After being chauffeured from their wedding reception in a classic limousine the happy couple's first impression was "sketchy" they checked in and after looking at the room turned around and walked out. The groom took his bride to the La Valencia instead, where the staff went... More 

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Calabasas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

unique, funky in the heart of the gas lamp district. attentive front desk. HUGE room and comfy bed. Super close to everything in the Gas Lamp disntrict. Quiet and lovely views. Will return for future visits.

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for wonderful review of our hotel. We appreciate the kind words about our attentive employees, the large room, comfy bed and great location, and are delighted that you plan to return! We agree that we have a lot to offer and are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice building in a noisy neighborhood. Pros: Lots of restaurants, pubs and lounges in the area, though it gets pretty loud if you want to sleep. Lavazza machine and espresso replaced every day. Cons: All the rest

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for your review. Although you did not appreciate all aspects of our unique hotel, including some of the urban chatter from the street, which is part of being in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter. We are glad you shared your point of view. We truly value guest comments that help us know when and why... More 

Burbank
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

best hotel ever! we really enjoyed the stay. The hotel was fun, creative and best view ever! I will definitely stay at this hotel again and again. I have referred the hotel to my friends too. I wish I couldn't of stayed there longer.

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

We are so happy that we were able to offer you a stay worth coming back to! We are glad that you recognized the unique personality of the Keating Hotel. The fact that you have and will highly recommend us makes our day! We look forward to your next visit! More 

Costa Mesa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in the gaslamp...may not be for the travellers looking for a quiet place as it can be rowdy on the streets with partygoers on the weekend. If you are looking for that make sure you are on a top level.

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Dear Robert, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. You understand that being in the heart of the Gaslamp, there is accompanying 'urban chatter'. For those guests looking for a lot peace and quite, we work to accommodate them. We hope you visit again soon! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at The Keating in Sep 2016 - i was not there for holiday and needed to work for approx 5 hours a day in the hotel room, so WIFI was critical. It was the worst connectivity I have ever experienced in all my travels. It would take approx 2 hours to download mails, and i would continuously have to... More 

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Dear Stuart, We thank you for your review and apologize that your stay did not meet your expectations. We work hard to ensure that our guests enjoy a wonderful stay and your comments leave us disappointed. We are very sorry that our wifi system was not operating well during your stay. Since we do not not receive many complaints on... More 

Squamish, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a building that was built in 1890. It would be considered a historic hotel but don't expect that from the inside. It was been completely renovated to a european style. The design was done by pininfarina, the italian design group thus this should be of no surprise. The room I had was an open concept. shower... More 

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Keating Hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us overall, and that you understand our hotel's unique personality. Being right in the center of the Gaslamp Quarter is exciting, but with that excitement there can be 'urban chatter' heard from the street from time to... More 

Knonau, Switzerland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the first impression was not good, because there were e few drunk people coming out of the Irisch Pub next door. When www entered the room the music was running and there were some cookies and a nice welcoming card. At that time we were enthusiastic. The room interior is very special but to bad that not everything worked (hot... More 

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Dear Frank, Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that overall you enjoyed your stay. Our dedicated team will enjoy hearing your kind words. As with any good feedback, we take note of the opportunities you mentioned. We hope your travels bring you back soon. More 

Palmdale
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a great hotel! Just that one windowless window made it impossible to sleep at night. Very noisy. Once the noise died down, we could hear everyone cleaning in the streets. Other than that, awesome room.

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Steven M, Manager at The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina, responded to this review

Thank you for the "awesome" comments about our hotel. We are so glad you appreciated the upscale decor and beautiful accommodations! We understand that our location downtown can be noisy and we make every effort to reduce noise where we can. We hope you visit again soon! More 

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Diego’s first true luxury boutique hotel that transformed the Gaslamp District from bland to chic. Situated in a building dated from 1890, The Keating is Pininfarina’s first hotel creation -world-renowned master designer behind Ferrari and Maserati. The result is a rare fusion of past and future. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina

Address: 432 F St, San Diego, CA 92101-6118
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $165 - $463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Keating Hotel by Pininfarina 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Keating Hotel San Diego
Keating San Diego
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#24 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#37 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
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