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Page, Arizona
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

After driving 12 hours from Salt Lake City and arriving to the hotel at 8pm (left Utah 9am, so 8am Cali time), I was greeted very warmly by a nice front desk lady (wish I knew her name). I checked in 1/11/17 for 2 rooms (429,620). 429 was for my mom and grandma which they really liked. The view facing...

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Modesto, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had a great experience in this hotel for my first trip to San Diego. The location is perfect, less than 10 minutes by car from the airport and located downtown near the Waterfront Park! The room was really clean and comfortable. I love the furniture, really modern. It was only à one night stay but I would have loved...

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Mark M, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Ingrid! Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to San Diego. I'm pleased to read how much you enjoyed your stay. I'm pleased you found the location to be ideal and that the breakfast team was pleasant and helpful. Come back soon. Mark General Manger

Metro Detroit Area, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful little gem of hotel. It isn't as big and fancy as some of it's downtown competitors but they more than make up for it in quality and service. The hotel was clean and comfortable and the location was perfect for the activities we wanted to partake in. During our stay we were treated to some delightful amenities...

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Mark M, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Laura! Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post such a wonderful review. I will share it with the team at our next employee luncheon. They will be so pleased. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. I see the weather today in Detroit is freezing and lots of snow. 70 and sunny here....

Evans, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Read the reviews about this hotel and was a little concerned. However, we were very pleased with this hotel.We stayed here in November, late writing review. Great location. The hotel is in Little Italy so great food was a short walk away. Also, the trolley was close, so easy to get to other places. The hotel staff was great! They...

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Mark M, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for staying with us back in November and remembering to post a review on your stay. I'm so pleased your experience was so wonderful. I will share all the compliments with all the staff members. They will be so proud. We do hope you will be back again soon. Happy New Year! Mark General Manager

Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at Hampton Inn across the country, and for their classification, they are consistently clean, well-run, quiet, excellent amenities (towels, AC/heat, wifi, bed, furnishings, so on) and a great value. The personnel are also very friendly and efficient. I paid $134 for one week night. This location was no different. The hotel is in Little Italy in San Diego,...

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Mark M, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to San Diego and taking the time to post a wonderful review. I'm so pleased you found the trains to be entertaing as well. We so do hope to welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, Mark General Manger

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't expect the staff to go above and beyond here. We were over charged for our stay. When I asked about a shuttle they said they would have one, only to have to buy a taxi back to the airport. The room was noisy from the train. I asked to have a room in front when making reservations but was...

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Hampton I, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Rosemary! Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to San Diego. I'm sorry that the room location that you had was noisy due to the train. The rooms in the front of the hotel are not only located away from the trolley/train they also have views of the bay. They are the most requested...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the time that I checked in until the time of checkout everything went better than planned. The surrounding area had very good restaurants, sight seen tourist attractions, and very centrally located.

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Hampton I, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for posting a review. I'm sol pleased you had a better than planned experience. Many guest are surprised by the hotels great location. I hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, Mark General Manager

Watsonville, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great central location, close to trolley and little Italy. A lil noisy at night due to train, but you can always ask for ear plugs if you are a light sleeper. Breakfast is free in the mornings, has a great variety.

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Hampton I, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking time to post a review on your recent stay. I'm pleased your experience was a 5 star stay and we look forward to welcoming you back. Happy holidays! Mark General Manager

Half Moon bay, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location both for business and leisure, with sightseeing and restaurants at walking distance. Very close to airport too. Unlike other Hampton Inns, parking comes with a fee. Breakfast included, wifi also for Hilton Honors members. rooms are really nice, I liked the long chaise sofa

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Hampton I, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hello Manso! Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit to San Diego. I'm pleased you found the hotels location so nice and the renovated rooms. We hope to welcome you back soon. Happy holidays. Mark General Manager

Pleasanton, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Hampton for two nights. Comp air shuttle to/from the airport. Walking distance to Little Italy and a ton of restaurants. The trolley stops half a block away, $5 for an all day ticket. A short trolley ride to the Gas Lamp district. Hotel staff is great, rooms are clean and comfortable.

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Hampton I, General Manager at Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown, responded to this review

Hi Joseph! Thank you for choosing to stay with us and sharing how wonderful your experience was. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Happy holidays. Mark General Manger

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Right in the heart of the Embarcadero San Diego downtown, the award-winning Hampton Inn San Diego-Downtown hotel represents the best in California hospitality. We're a 177 guest room hotel dedicated to providing the finest level of hotel comfort. Experience fun and adventure as you sail around the cruise terminal. Savor delicious Italian food in Little Italy and the Gaslamp District. Get close to wildlife at SeaWorld and the San Diego Zoo. Catch a big league game at nearby Petco Park and Qualcomm Stadium. The possibilities are endless when you visit our friendly hotel in downtown San Diego, CA. We're conveniently located just off of I-5 - only a mile from San Diego Airport and the San Diego Convention Center. Two blocks from the beauty of the San Diego Bay, we're less than half a mile from the cruise terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown

Address: 1531 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $195 - $341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn San Diego - Downtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 177
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“ask for a room at the front of the hotel away from the trolley”
 of 5 bubbles dmotes65, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose room in front of the property, Rooms in the back are noisy”
 of 5 bubbles lmarl72936, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room in the front overlooking the pool for less noise”
 of 5 bubbles bigboofer, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Select a room that is away from the train tracks. Check out the AC unit noise before”
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“Forward facing!!!”
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