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Hilton San Diego Bayfront

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Louisville, Ohio
Reviewed 22 November 2015

I have been to the Hilton San Diego Bayfront for work 3 times, and I have enjoyed every stay. I was lucky enough to bring my wife for one of the trips, and she enjoyed it just as much as I did. Being on the water is really cool, and you can easily walk to the Midway Museum (which we...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review! We are happy to hear that you and your wife had a wonderful experience at our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed our location near all of the San Diego hot spots and our very own Starbucks. We are already looking forward to your next visit!

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Stayed in October 2015 while attending a conference at the Convention Center. Very convenient walk down to the convention center. Positives: Access to Gaslamp quarter easy, great access to walking/ biking/ running path close to the bay, access to Coronado ferry. Negatives: Brunch/ Breakfast buffet was just okay for the price they have.

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our proximity to the Convention Center and the historic Gaslamp Quarter! We are also glad you liked the waterfront biking or walking path just steps away from the hotel. We appreciate your feedback regarding the Breakfast selection and we take your comments into consideration as we work to...

Port Moody
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I was there from Nov 16-19 for a conference and overall it was a good stay. The room was nicely appointed (although the bed was strangely uncomfortable), and nice views. Get a corner one on a high floor if you can. Mine was 935 and I had a north and east view, and I would have preferred a south west...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed superb service during your stay. We appreciate your comments regarding our restaurants and room service quality. We will make sure to address your concerns with our culinary team and we hope you’ll consider giving us a second chance if you return to the area. Thanks again!

La Crescenta, California
Reviewed 20 November 2015

We choose this hotel because it had a water slide. My husband is in law enforcement and he doesn't get days off when our kids are off so it was a rare treat that he would be off for a couple days when our kids would be off too. My 6 year old son and I looked at the website...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I apologize that your son was not able to enjoy the water slide during your stay at our hotel. I understand that you chose our hotel because of the water slide and I am extremely disappointed that you were not satisfied with your visit. We appreciate your feedback and we will address this issue with...

Lauf an der Pegnitz, Germany
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

There was not one thing I would change about our stay at the Hilton Bayfront. Everyone from the valet, check in to the breakfast attendant was so genuinely friendly and helpful, that instantly put my in a great vacation mood. The breakfast buffet is phenomenal, even our picky toddler went back for seconds and one of the cooks made him...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your excellent experience at our hotel. We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed every bit of your visit. We are glad you liked our location, staff, and restaurants as well. Hopefully your son got to try a treat from Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt! :) Thanks again for your comments and we can't wait for...

Newfoundland
Reviewed 19 November 2015

The Bayview Hilton is a great hotel, right on the San Diego waterfront, very comfortable, friendly staff and good value; some aspects of the hotel left me a bit confused - why no access to some of the restaurants from inside the hotel, and the main public floors are odd in that when you use the lower level entrance you...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review and fabulous photos! We are happy to hear you enjoyed our waterfront location and our friendly staff. Just a friendly reminder that Hilton HHonors members receive complimentary guest room internet when booked directly through Hilton. We also apologize for any confusion you experienced. We will be sure to take your comments into consideration as...

Rochester New York
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one week. Plenty of restaurant options and even a Starbucks. Pool area was very nice with seating and heaters around the pool bar. Easy Boardwalk stroll to seaport village. A bit expensive but that's San Diego in general. The room was ok but the housekeeping staff were very nice and accommodating.

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your week long stay at our hotel. We are happy to hear you liked our six food and beverage outlets including Starbucks! We are also glad you enjoyed our proximity to Seaport Village and our friendly Housekeeping Team. We love hearing from you and we can't wait...

Greenfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 November 2015

There was an outstanding man in guest services, and his name is Gary. He told us this hotel is like his home and he wants everyone to have a good experience there. Wow, in this C+ world, this guy is amazing!!

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Thank you for sharing your experience. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and Gary's spectacular service! He is a truly genuine man and we are happy to have him at our hotel. We appreciate your kind words and we hope you will be our guest again next time your travels bring you to San Diego!

Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

World-class service from the moment I stepped out of the Uber ride. I was greeted with a huge welcoming smile by a Female Porter who greeted me, immediately asking if I'd like a refrigerator in my room and even went back to get me new room keys while I relaxed in my luxurious room with a view when the original...

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Kaitlyn W, Manager at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your five star experience at our hotel. We are thrilled that you enjoyed every moment of your stay! We are happy to hear you liked Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt and The Pool Club. We are also glad you enjoyed our helpful, courteous staff. We appreciate your kind words concerning our team and hotel. We are all...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 November 2015

The hotel is lovely! Nice lobby area and comfortable seating. The Odysea bar in the lobby is a nice place to meet and have a few drinks. My room was very clean and the view was breathtaking. Quiet yet in a busy area. Close to everything. Safe! The breakfast buffet was over the top! The warm cinnamon rolls were wonderful...

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Thank you for sharing your great experience at our hotel. We are thrilled that you enjoyed Odysea Lounge and we hope you tried the Moscow Mules! We are also happy to hear you enjoyed the Breakfast Buffet at Vela and liked the delicious, signature Cinnamon Rolls! We love hearing from you and we can't wait for your next visit!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step in. From the moment you arrive you instantly feel the difference. All of the vitalizing elements of the sea and sun are embraced on this spectacular waterfront setting. Rising 30 stories above San Diego Bay, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront hotel is a spirited blend of San Diego’s coastal influences, style, innovation and of course the unmistakable vibe. Steps from downtown’s Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego Convention Center, and PETCO Park, this beautiful hotel offers the amenities and lays the best of the city at your doorstep. Now guests have easy access from the hotel by way of the pedestrian bridge, directly to PETCO Park, downtown’s vibrant Gaslamp district, and up-in-coming East Village. Luxury and comfort have no boundaries here. Enjoy magnificent San Diego Bay and city views from our lobby, restaurants and guest rooms. Each one of the 1,190 spacious guest rooms including 30 suites at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront has a Bay view and features Hilton's Serenity Collection® bed and linens, the finest amenities such as Peter Thomas Roth® products, and the latest technology. And true to Hilton tradition, exceptional service comes as effortlessly here as the tides ebb and flow. For a San Diego business trip, family weekend, or a romantic getaway, Hilton San Diego Bayfront accommodations offer something for everyone. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101-7897
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: RM893 - RM2,070 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton San Diego Bayfront 4*
Number of rooms: 1190
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Also Known As:
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel San Diego
Hilton Hotel San Diego
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#18 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#25 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#31 Business Hotel in San Diego
#46 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#60 Family Hotel in San Diego
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