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The Horton Grand Hotel

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Roselle, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel was very nice. People very friendly and willing to help give directions and advice. Restaurant's breakfast was excellent and inexpensive. Would highly recommend stay. Centrally located for ease of getting around Gas Lamp district.

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San Clemente, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just got back from a two night reunion with some high school friends. We appreciate the restoration of this historical building, kept in pristine condition. The staff, especially Steve, were most accommodating, helpful, and personable. Looking forward to our next stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great hotel, very helpful and friendly staff. Rooms are great with all amenities but with old style furniture which is nice. Great location - close to shops and restaurants and short walk to transport to get around,

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Thank Regina N
Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and think we are grand. We hope you come back and visit us soon. More 

Butner, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a king room with a small balcony...couldn't see much as there were trees all around us. Room had a fireplace...nice period furniture and an old fashioned bathroom with the commode having the tank on the wall..and a pull chain to flush! Fun!! Sheets were great but the bed was probably the best bed I have ever slept in!!!... More 

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Thank beachgoer46
Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay and the beds. We look to try and make every part of your stay enjoyable and that the bed is a big part of it. We hope you come back and visit soon. More 

Michigan
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It is a beautiful hotel. I called my daughters at home and told them I was staying in a mansion. It has a beautiful open courtyard which is wonderful to sit in and relax with the sounds of the fountain. The rooms are very clean. A little scarce on outlets, but that comes from the large and beautiful decor, so... More 

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Thank ajchatterbox
Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank your for taking the time to write this great review. We love that you called your daughter and were so excited about the hotel. The courtyard is one of my favorite places in the hotel. We are so glad to see everyone you encountered was helpful and friendly that is our goal with our team and guest. We hope... More 

Lutz, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed 5 nights at this hotel while attending a convention. It was one of the hotels recommended by the association hosting the convention. Since I've always prefer boutique hotels, I've decided to give it a try. I'm very glad I did. The hotel is beautiful, tastefully decorated reflecting the glory of its old days. It is about 5 minutes... More 

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Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a great review. We are so happy you enjoyed the different areas of the hotel and the great food we offer. We are a great little gem in San Diego Gaslamp. We hope to have you back with us soon and enjoy some of our great weather. More 

Mission Viejo, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is aptly named. It is Grand. It's been remodeled with sincere attention to the period in which was built but includes all the modern conveniences. It's located in the historic gaslamp district which is great for exploring the different themed pubs and bars. We had a great time and plan to go back soon.

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Thank psameit62
Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we are so happy to see that you enjoyed the attention to detail we place in trying to keep the historic feel but with the modern conveniences. We hope you come back soon and enjoy another stay with us. More 

San Diego, California
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quick overnight with family at the Horton Grand was a delight. Super location to walk around the Gaslamp and hit some bars for happy hour food and bevs. Our room was a double double, nicely appointed but missing a fridge. The other king room in our group had one. Excellent beds and super soft towels. Don't miss going across... More 

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Thank Lesbas
Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Lesbas thank you for the great review. We are so happy to see you and your family had a great time. The cat Cafe is one of my favorite spots by the hotel we are glad you enjoyed them. It's so great to see you enjoyed the bed and towels, we have upgraded them recently based on guests like you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is adorable! Was taken back in time with the decor. Great service. Didn't need a car as it is close to airport, restaurants, convention center, harbor, museums, tram, etc.......I would definitely return! ...................

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Fallbrook, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful stay at the Horton Grand Hotel last weekend. We received a 4th floor balcony room overlooking the courtyard. We had a fireplace in our newly remodeled room and beautiful and the room was furnished with gorgeous antiques. It wasn't the biggest room we've ever stayed in but it just oozed personality and old world charm. The bar... More 

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Nick F, Front Office Manager at The Horton Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Chad, Thank you for taking the time to write a great review for us. We are so happy when guest take the time to leave us kind words about the hotel. we hope you come back and visit soon maybe for you next concert. More 

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horton Grand Hotel is in the heart of the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego, CA, with over 100 restaurants, bars, and night clubs located within four blocks. Located only four blocks to Convention Center, Petco Park, and Horton Plaza Shopping Mall. Old Town trolley stop in front of hotel. Every Guest and Grand room have gas-burning fireplace, complimentary WiFi, coffee/tea maker HD TV and welcome bottle water. Valet parking available for charge. Palace Bar open daily at 5:00 pm and Ida Bailey's open for breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Horton Grand Hotel

Address: 311 Island Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6923
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $152 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Horton Grand Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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#66 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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