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Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was clean, and the staff was very friendly. I read the previous few reviews, and I did not encounter any of the same issues. The hotel is currently going through remodeling on the first floor, but I did not find it dusty because they sealed off those areas with plastic tarps. The lobby had lemon water and coffee,...

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maryland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great part of town, not too far from gas light district. I had a great room that was in the corner on the 9th floor. The entire front wall was mostly window and the bathroom had a very nice huge tub....I used it!!! The food menu was very limited and expensive.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The only thing worth a positive comment about this hotel is their 2nd-floor outdoor "rooftop" bar. The bartender was great and did a great job. There were a ton of graduates there at the time, and considering how busy he was we were impressed. We have stayed at MANY Renaissance Hotels by Marriott and we are sorry that this hotel...

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Adri G, Front Office Supervisor at Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Tlgon2info , Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry your recent stay with us did not live up the standards you have come to expect from Marriott. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. Please accept our sincere apology for our not...

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start with the service the staff provided was excellent. From checking in to the guy that delivered room service, everyone was very helpful and friendly. The wifi was ok. The rooms were ok. There are better locations in San Diego. Not much immediately around the hotel as far as restaurants, bars or stores.

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Hello Randall S, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. We wanted to extend our apologies that you did not find restaurants and shopping close by, we have received much feedback that our close proximity to Little Italy, the Gaslamp,...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice hotel with pretty decent amenities. I think the staff really stands out at this hotel by being very friendly and helpful. The gym is a decent size with nice equipment. There is a small pool on the second floor and a nice bar on the main ground level. The rooms have Keurig coffee makers and k-cups....

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is a former W property. Quiet location, seemed like it needs an upgrade. Restaurant is not open or they do dinner and food in the lobby...rooftop bar is nice but not busy. not much in the immediate area to do. Best part was check in and valet.

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Adri G, Front Office Supervisor at Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Steve C, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry your recent stay with us did not live up the standards you have come to expect from Marriott. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. Please accept our sincere apology for our not...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling with a family of 4 (kids ages 6 & 9) this is not a kid friendly environment - I kinda felt bad that my little people were kind of excited about the day's itinerary in the lobby or in the elevator etc. Mostly business professionals and older adults. The hotel is next to the jail and courthouse - a...

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Adri G, Front Office Supervisor at Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello PeytonandMylesMommy, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry your recent stay with us did not live up the standards you have come to expect from Marriott. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. Please accept our sincere apology for our not living...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a frequent business traveler to San Diego and my regular hotel is Manchester Hyatt. On this visit, I was traveling with colleagues who had already booked at Renaissance. I decided to be a team player and follow suit, so we would all be in the same hotel and I could show them around. Well, no good deed goes...

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Adri G, Front Office Supervisor at Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello dancethrulife, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry your recent stay with us did not live up the standards you have come to expect from Marriott. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. Please accept our sincere apology for our not living...

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Not the best Renaissance I've stayed in, and actually one of (if not the) worst. Not to say the hotel was terrible, but it is definitely aging and in need of a renovation. It's location is ok, but not really close to anything. And on top of it, no lounge yet (made up for it with breakfast at least), and...

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Hello Steven H Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry your recent stay with us did not live up the standards you have come to expect from Marriott. We do take feedback very seriously, and we love learning of any areas we can improve upon. I’m sorry to hear that you experienced billing...

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Located in the business district, just 5 min waling from Little Italy´s must restaurants and bars, and 10 min walking from Gaslamp District. So, you can walk to the main San Diego´s attractions and nigh venues. Modern Interior Design. You can chill at the lobby or in the two contemporary design bars, one located in the roof garden over the...

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Hello and thank you for the great feedback and the five-star rating! We here are very proud to offer an enjoyable, contemporary hotel located in the heart of all the fun San Diego attractions. I am very happy to hear you were able to experience all of these places without having to drive as well. We appreciate you letting us...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a simply delightful experience at the Renaissance San Diego Hotel. Our downtown San Diego hotel's location is perfect, near the historic Gaslamp Quarter and the San Diego Convention Center, as well as close to top shopping and dining. We're also moments from Mission Bay and San Diego Beaches. At our hotel, you'll find luxurious sophistication that allows for memorable moments in San Diego, California. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel

Address: 421 West B Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly W San Diego)
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: $225 - $615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 258
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Also Known As:
w San Diego Hotel San Diego
w Hotels San Diego
w Hotel San Diego
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#37 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#55 Business Hotel in San Diego
#66 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“Go somewhere else.”
Tlgon2info, 23 May 2017 | Read review
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