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Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by Hilton

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14455 Penasquitos Dr, San Diego, CA 92129-1603 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in town for a conference this week and I was trying out properties that I might want to hold meetings at in the future. I stumbled on to this little gem online. That’s a diamond member I typically have relatively high expectations for...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

I can't give the hotel praise enough! I found this place by chance and this is the hidden gem of the century, in my opinion. Check in with Rula at the front desk was wonderful. She was very professional and had us to our rooms...More

Thank Tracy C
Response from Matt C, Front Office MOD at Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 11 July 2018

Tracy, Thank you so very much! It was a pleasure meeting you during your time with us and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are equally grateful for your patience and grace as we got things squared...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in late last night and front desk agent was very friendly. Once we got to the room we noticed the beds had not been changed from previous guests as there was stains and hair all over. The carpet is filthy with stains and hasn’t...More

Thank 95JSJ
Response from MattC5558, Front Office Manager at Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 5 days ago

We regret your disappointment with your recent stay. We will communicate your observations to all respective departments so that they might see first hand your reasons for the review. Since this review, we have taken steps to correct these issues. Please feel free to contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Twice I had to request clean sheets and comforter. Phone in room didn't work, so couldn't use it to call front desk. Carpet clearly had not been cleaned in some time. Would not stay again despite great location.More

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Response from MattC5558, Front Office Manager at Hotel Karlan San Diego - a DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your candor in sharing your experience with us. We take many steps to ensure the genuine care of all guests and clearly our disappointment in service is shared. We have taken steps to review with our staff to ensure this does not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Listen, I actually prefer to stay at all Hilton Hotels over Marriott, and was looking forward to this "resort-like" retreat at a 4-star hotel to begin my honeymoon. My experience was far from resort-like, however, and I felt as though I would have been better...More

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About
Description
North of downtown San Diego and the International Airport, our hotel is lined with beautiful trees and flowers. We have a full-service restaurant, Asado Grill, with both indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoy a More cocktail at our Black Horse Pub and take in the panoramic views. Close to The San Diego Zoo's Safari Park, wineries and popular the North County Fair Shopping Center. Experience our welcoming staff and signature DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookies. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
174
Price range
USD 108 - USD 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort San Diego
Also Known As
Doubletree By Hilton Golf Resort San Diego Hotel San Diego
,
Doubletree San Diego
,
Doubletree Hotel San Diego
Location
United States > California > San Diego
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
174
Price range
USD 108 - USD 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort San Diego
Also Known As
Doubletree By Hilton Golf Resort San Diego Hotel San Diego
,
Doubletree San Diego
,
Doubletree Hotel San Diego
Location
United States > California > San Diego
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Room & Suite (40)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Questions & Answers
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Greg S
12 November 2017|
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Response from HotelKarlan | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for reaching out to us regarding your HHonors question. Different brands offer different amenities for the Honors member. Our property offers complimentary full buffet breakfast and parking for Gold... More
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Julie G
19 October 2017|
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Response from HotelKarlan | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Parking is complimentary for Gold or Diamond status Hilton Honors members. We also offer packages which include parking as well. Sincerely, Guest Services
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Julie G
19 October 2017|
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Response from HotelKarlan | Property representative |
Dear guest, Thank you for your inquiry. Our breakfast buffet for children up to ages 12 is $12.00. Ages 12 and over are $19.95 for the full buffet. We also have breakfast a- la - carte items as well. A rollaway is $10 per... More
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"Don't get one with stairs, otherwise, good luck carrying your suitcases"
Woolf1309
2 weeks ago
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"request a room in the main building, stay away from 629."
211meganr
4 weeks ago
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"Avoid for business travel"
Amit_55551
30 Aug. 2018
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"The hotel doesn't have elevator outside of the main building"
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15 Aug. 2018
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