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Residence Inn San Diego Central

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The Residence Inn by Marriott® San Diego Central Kearny Mesa is an upscale San Diego, California extended stay all-suite, apartment style hotel. Our hotel is ideally located in the heart of the inland area of San Diego County. With easy access to Interstates 5, 805, and 15, we're the perfect home base for excursions to the many popular attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Beautiful La Jolla, Mission Valley, Coronado Island, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, the San Diego Wild Animal Park, Sea World Adventure Park®, LEGOLAND®, and the vast sunny beaches of San Diego are just short drives from our all-suite upscale hotel in Central San Diego. The San Diego International Airport is about 15 minutes from the hotel as is downtown San Diego and the many attractions that America's Finest City has to offer. Whether you are staying a few days or an extended period, our apartment style suites are sure to make you feel at home.
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Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Tennis Court
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Refrigerator in room
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Grade: 52 out of 100
10Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I judge hotels and restaurants on TA to a great extent on the value of the experience. In this case, due to very high demand of hotel rooms overall, my experience was poor -- a statement of low value. Let's start with what I paid...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank mshbnyehud
Response from Jonathan C, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego CentralResponded 1 week ago

I certainly apologize for not meeting your expectations. Our goal is to provide a high level of service and a comfortable stay. You stayed with us during the second busiest convention of the year and you are correct that our rates were increased based on...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

I can't fault the Inn itself. But, the grounds and layout of this Residence Inn is not as nice as others in the area. The buildings are in a long column, with a walkway in between, which passes right by all the air conditioning units....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ToniN705
Response from Jonathan C, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego CentralResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you so much for the feedback regarding our recent stay. I will share your comments with the entire staff. Thank you again! Feedback such as yours helps us to improve the quality of the product and service we are able to offer our guests....More

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

First I would like to say I love this place been coming for years this year was my worst experience do to Mellissa Builes the front desk worker I got 3 compliants and was only notifed of 1 and was told that if I was...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank pt1982mm
Response from Jonathan C, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego CentralResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for your review. Our hotel has a strict no-party policy and we received numerous guest complaints regarding the noise and children running and knocking on other guest's doors. We are sad to lose you as our customer but I am sure you will...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018

We were booked to stay here by our homeowners insurance as a result of water damage in our condo. The staff was all very friendly and helpful. The abundant breakfasts each morning, as well as the dinner and drinks Mon-Wed really helped to make my...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Aaron L
Response from Jonathan C, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego CentralResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you Aaron L for your thoughtful review of your recent stay. I am happy that our staff was able to help relieve some of the stress of being displaced from your condo. Comments such as yours help to reinforce what we do each and...More

Reviewed August 1, 2018

Liked: - Convenience to highways - Free parking, breakfast, & wifi - Studio/suite with kitchen Disliked (room 623?): - A/C didn't work when arrived and had to wait until maintenance fixed - Water dripped from shower head in bath mode - Somewhat noisy outside -...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Jonathan C, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego CentralResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you for the feedback regarding your recent stay! I have addressed the issues you mentioned to ensure that these type of occurrences are minimized in the future. I do realize there has been an issue with the high speed internet and it seems to...More

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Sherri H
July 9, 2015|
Response from hale1922 | Property representative |
No, we do not offer shuttle service.
Gregory A
April 27, 2015|
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Response from hale1922 | Property representative |
The hotel does have a Tesla charger for hotel guests. It is first come-first served.
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"If you are on the ground level, you will hear footsteps of room occupants above you"
1 week ago
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"Upstairs units are nice. We had room 823, and it was quiet."
Oct 25, 2018
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"Full Kitchens"
Jun 5, 2018
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"Get the fireplace room for a little romance."
Apr 19, 2018
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$144 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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