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Seattle, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 10 March 2011

I stayed in Studio 1, which is across the street from the main B&B on a residential street in North Park. It was very private, which a great sunny courtyard and a continuous fountain so there was no other noise. King size bed with loads of quilts and pillows. Plenty of room to spread out. Handy little make-up table and... More 

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Thank you so much for your stay, we really enjoyed having you and look forward to possibly seeing you in the future. Thanks for the lovely picture of the courtyard also. More 

ORGEVAL, France
1 review
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Reviewed 7 November 2010

It's never to late to claim our enjoyment ! Our first visit to San Diego CA and we are really enjoyed our one month stay in Carole's "Casita" ( two rooms+kitchen+bathroom), across the street in a nice residential neighborhood. Delicious great breakfast. Carole and her son always open for all informations you need..... Very good location in North Park, easy... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2010

From the instant I walked into Carole's Inn I felt like I was visiting my grandmother. The detail and love Carole puts into her Inn overflows into every room and the patio. The location is in a neighborhood so we were taken off guard but enjoyed feeling like one of the neighbors when we went out for a night stroll... More 

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Livermore
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Reviewed 20 September 2010

I've been to Carole's many times, both for pleasure and on business trips. The B&B is a 1904 vintage Craftsman house, wonderfully kept up. It is not a super fancy place, but a very comfortable place. The owners/innkeepers - Carole and her son Michael - are wonderfully warm and friendly people, who are genuinely concerned that you have a pleasant... More 

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Richmond, California
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Reviewed 14 August 2010

Carole's is great. It's much cheaper than staying downtown, and cooler as well because it's in the heart of the North Park neighborhood, with lots of great dining within walking distance. The house and rooms are lovely, and the swimming pool is the best I've ever swum in. Also, it's a quick walk to Balboa Park and a stone's throw... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 5 August 2010

Before we were even to the doorstep, Carole was out to welcome us to her place. She set us up nicely, giving us a little tour of the property and a little history of the house. The pool was a wonderful oasis where rest and relaxation were easily found--and the Rose Room was the best!! Her sons whipped up tasty... More 

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Arroyo Grande
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Reviewed 20 July 2010

We stayed at Carole's for our 25th anniversary and absolutely loved both her and the house, which is perfectly located for long days wandering through Balboa Park, going to the Zoo, and walking to outstanding restaurants only a few blocks away. Breakfast was delicious (LOTS of fresh fruit and homemade bread) and Carole herself delightful, warm and more than willing... More 

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Katy, Texas
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Reviewed 12 July 2010

The location of Carole's is perfect for a short or longer term visit to San Diego. It is in a quiet neighborhood, but has quick access to all the major attractions of the city. The B&B is like a trip to your grandmother's house - if your grandmother lived in the 1950's. Carole's is comfortable, but not luxurious. Our one... More 

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Green bay
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 July 2010

San Diego has a real charming B&B that makes you feel so comfortable....you never want to go home!!!Thanks Carol and family for a awesome stay in such a cozy room with a beautiful swimming pool right out our door! Friendly and Charming!!! A Must to stay at while visiting San Diego!Can't wait to return!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
Reviewed 20 June 2010

We found this B & B while looking for another. and It was lucky for us that we did. We only stayed there one night and wish it could have been longer. It was just for a 2 day getaway and because the stay was so great it made our trip that much more enjoyable. We cannot say enough about... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lovely historic home in North Park has been home to Carole's BNB for over 28 years, where guests from all over the world have come to stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carole's Bed & Breakfast Inn

Address: 3227 Grim Avenue, San Diego, CA 92104
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: RM630 - RM1,229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carole's Bed & Breakfast Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles lifeisverygood2, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't bring a lot of luggage as this is an old home and the rooms are small.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanD55, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you prefer your own bathroom, book early! Carole's Bed and Breakfast tends to book quickly year round.”
  • Hand-painted room sign on the door to the Robin's Nest room.
 of 5 bubbles chickenoregg, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“choose the garden suite, its private with own parking and private entrance”
 of 5 bubbles shandinb, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
“No tips really. I liked the guest house. Can't compare it to the singe rooms in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles Zumster, 25 May 2015 | Read review
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