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Hotel Iris

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
For those looking for a budget hotel that provides luxurious amenities, search no more! Hotel Iris, located in Mission Valley on Hotel Circle in San Diego, is a boutique hotel with an outdoor pool.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Electric vehicle charging station
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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48Car recommended
Grade: 48 out of 100
74Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
5Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
38Room tips
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Location was perfect. Near the highway and great coffee/breakfast places. Rooms have been nicely updated, but walls are thin. Curtains don’t block majority of the light, and the crack around the door let’s in a lot of light too. Bed was pretty hard and uncomfortable, and pillows
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Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Hotel Iris
Responded 5 days ago
Dear Cayla, We appreciate your feedback on your recent visit, and we value your input. While we are glad to know that you enjoyed our excellent location and updated rooms, we are sorry that you were disappointed in other ways. We strive to accommodate a wide range of preferences when it comes to mattresses, and it is unfortunate that our selection was not to your liking. In addition, we are sorry that you were disturbed by any outside noise. Once again, thank you for sharing your thoughts, and we wish you all the best in your future travels.
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The room is Nice, clean, well design... confortable also...close to the airport without the noise ( 8 minutes and you are there) !!! We would definitely recommend it ! Good restaurant recommendations from the manager !
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Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Hotel Iris
Responded 6 days ago
Thank you very much for choosing Hotel Iris, San Diego for your recent vacation! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed our clean and comfortable accommodations, excellent location, and helpful staff members. We hope that you had a blast in San Diego, and we would love to see you again in the future if you return to the area!
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Room was great and everything we needed was close by. Wifi wasn't too bad compared to other places and tv selection was good. Really loved the bed though the pillows could be softer but thats really more of a nitpick then anything.
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Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Hotel Iris
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for making us your home base for adventure here in San Diego! We're delighted that you found our location perfect for you. With so much to enjoy just minutes away, our guests can make the most of every moment. Thank you for complimenting our accommodations as well! We're pleased that you enjoyed our amenities. Come back and see us again here at Hotel Iris, San Diego!
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what a surprise. I love the BIG numbers on the doors to the rooms which make it super easy to find your room when driving through the parking lot. Open the door to the room and see the giant mural on the wall. Furnishings are sleek and simple. Check out the "closet" made of
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Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Hotel Iris
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Kathleen, How wonderful to hear that we're your new favorite place to stay in the area! It's great to hear that our unique decor impressed you. Thank you for your suggestions about the furniture and lighting. We'll keep it in mind for future changes, and we look forward to your next visit.
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It is a nice, clean hotel in the center of hotel circle. My room had a refrigerator and microwave. Tile floors and small closet. We had a second car, so there was a $10 charge to park the car overnight.
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Response from GM_Front_Desk, General Manager at Hotel Iris
Responded 2 weeks ago
What a pleasure it was having you here at Hotel Iris in sunny San Diego! We take pride in our facilities and are pleased that you had a clean and comfortable experience. We are also glad that you appreciated your in-room amenities. Whenever your adventures bring you this way, we welcome you to be our guest!
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mural on the wall
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The Queen Room with Kitchen at the Hotel Iris
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The Queen Bedroom at the Hotel Iris
"great location, close to everything; walking distance to many eateries."
"jet tubs are great!"
"convenient place to stop by when in for a business trip or conference."
"Avoid the West side adjacent to construction!!!"
"Black-out curtains worked really well for privacy and light."
$87 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesCaliforniaSan DiegoMission Valley / Hotel Circle
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