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Bay Club Hotel & Marina

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Greetings from San Diego and beautiful Shelter Island, home of San Diego's best-kept secret, Bay Club Hotel & Marina! Our scenic waterfront location in Point Loma is conveniently close to San Diego International Airport, the Gaslamp Quarter, Sea World, the world-famous San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, the Convention Center and local beaches. We are honored to have been inducted into TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame, having been awarded their coveted Certificate of Excellence each year from 2011 through 2017. As our guest, you'll be delighted with our waterfront location, nautical decor, beautiful restaurant and lounge, and our friendly and devoted staff. The Bay Club Hotel & Marina is the only hotel on Shelter Island offering a secure underground parking garage with convenient parking for a nominal nightly fee. Also, we do NOT charge resort fees. Each of our 105 guest rooms and suites are non-smoking and offer breathtaking views of San Diego Bay or our private marina and picturesque Point Loma. You'll enjoy our 42-inch HDTV's and free HBO and Disney channels. Our guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi; complimentary weekday USA Today newspapers; complimentary morning coffee in the lobby; and airport, Amtrak and cruise ship shuttle for a nominal fee. Be sure to check out our gift shop offering travel necessities, snacks, drinks and a wide range of souvenirs. Take a dip in our heated outdoor pool and hot tub, both with a fantastic marina view. Relax and unwind in our newly renovated restaurant, The Quarterdeck, with its fresh modern decor and a unique nautical theme along with great prices! Come join us for breakfast, a business or casual lunch, Happy Hour Monday through Friday, or a delicious dinner. Enjoy a cold beer or glass of wine from our large selection of craft beers or our delectable wine list. Patio and outside dining are also available with panoramic views of San Diego Bay and the Point Loma hillside. Be sure to ask about our dinner package, which includes dinner for 2 in The Quarterdeck restaurant and a bay or marina view room along with complimentary parking. Or, try our Shelter Island Escape package and you'll enjoy two welcome drinks and appetizer along with breakfast for two. We look forward to welcoming you!
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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The Bay Club is a tried and true hotel for us, right on the marina and looking across the bay. The views are fantastic, rooms are large and comfortable, parking is convenient right under the hotel, and the staff are courteous.
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Room was very comfortable There was a sold out outdoor concert next door- guests here sat out by the pool and were able to hear the whole concert! We couldn't see much but sound was great- we ended up listening from our balcony. Felt like being on a boat with out being seasick-
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We travel to San Diego several times a year and we always choose the Bay Club to stay. The location is ideal. Located in Shelter Island, it's away from the crowds and has a lovely view of the bay and the city. The rooms are spacious, comfortable and equipped with plenty of
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The hotel’s location is amazing... Right opposite to the beach. The staff was very helpful & friendly. I was here for the business trip... but love to bring my family back. The conference that I book for my seminar was very well taken care of. The food was amazing & staff that
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Response from ShelleyG660, Director of Food and Beverage at Bay Club Hotel & Marina
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Poonam, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and had a wonderful experience with your conference. We appreciate you taking the time to point out our exceptional staff members and the amazing food. It is the Bay Club's goal that all staff members work together as a team to help ensure our guests are taken care of like family. We look forward to your next visit!
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This is a great little hotel in a fabulous location. The rooms are tasteful, and excellent for the price. I booked three rooms for a family reunion and the booking staff selected rooms that had a little shared patio. What a treat that was for additional time together.the
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Is there a safe in the room?
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Is there a supermaket nearby?
There's a Ralphs Market on Rosecrans, a 2 min drive from the Hotel. You'll pass it on your right on the way to Shelter Island Dr.
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No, the single cup brewer is another brand. We do have a Keurig machine available but not supplied. We look forward to having you stay with us!
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Is there a resort fee?
No, we do not have any resort fee. We do have a $10 per day parking fee with no in or out charges.We look forward to having you stay with us! Best Regards, Mike Ardelt
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Hello and thank you for your question. We offer a shuttle service to and from the Airport and Amtrak station for $10 per trip. We can also call a taxi for you if you like. Thanks!
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"Take the marina bay view (duh...)"
"You can't go wrong with any of the rooms. All rooms have a view either of the bay or the marina. "
"Clean and comfortable. Good views"
"Try to get a marina view room. "
"View of marina (toward rear of the hotel) vs. view of the ocean and city (toward the front)"
$131 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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