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House of Hospitality

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Best to start here

Unfortunately we only went here half way through our day visit. This is effectively a visitor... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
DavidMay1945
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Montrose, United Kingdom
Warm and Welcoming

On a recent Saturday I went to a Chamorro History talk at the House of Hospitality that stands... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
GlobalGypsy_13
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San Diego, California
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6 Nov 2017
“Best to start here”
24 Oct 2017
“Warm and Welcoming”
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Unfortunately we only went here half way through our day visit. This is effectively a visitor centre, as the staff here as well as the information available was excellent and making this the first stop would help to decide how best to spend you time

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

On a recent Saturday I went to a Chamorro History talk at the House of Hospitality that stands near the International Cottage.. Not only did I learn about Guam's past and current challenges, I got of a taste of Chamorro sweets, fruits and chanting/dances. What...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a Visitor Center where the people were extremely helpful and friendly and provided maps and advice for visiting Balboa Park. There are rest rooms and a good starting point for visiting the park.

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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

This would have been a great place to start however we came from the zoo - so it ended up being the last place. I'd definitely recommend starting here since the park is so big and it can really help narrow down what you want...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2015

There is far too much to see and do for a quick day visit to Coronado. Stopping by here first-thing in the morning provided a literal walking map, quick discussion of a plan of attack, and even a list of what's happening that particular day/weekend....More

Thank Hatzlacha
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The best way to start your time in Balboa Park is with a stop at the Balboa Park Visitors Center located across from the Prado Restaurant in the Hose of Hospitality. The center offers brochures, maps, audio tours, free guided tour of the Park, transportation...More

Thank Walker S
Reviewed 19 March 2015

last weekend we went down to Balboa Park for the first time. This property has over 16 museums on 1200 acres and there was no way that we could possibly see it one day. We went into the visitor center and they suggested that we...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2014

We had been in Balboa Park five years ago and when we came back we needed to orientate anew. The House of Hospitality is the wonderful visitors' center for Balboa Park. The Center is adjacent to the Prado Restaurant and a stone's throw from San...More

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