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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a lovely B & B. Ann is friendly and informative and gave us great advice on restaurants and shopping. The room was quiet and the bed and pillows were perfect. The linens were devine. The common areas were bright and cheery. Breakfast was delicious and the coffee was to die for.

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Brevard, NC
INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ann's easy style makes Hillcrest House feel like home, except better. Her breakfast table is filled with unlimited light treats as well as interesting guests and fun banter with Ann herself. (She calls it the Table of Knowledge and we agree.) Her reasonable price and great, walkable location attracts people who are interested in the close-by multitude of museums, great...

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Ann C, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hello Janis, It was a treat hosting you and Mike at Hillcrest House. Coming into the house and seeing you two relaxing in the parlor each evening was just like having family visiting. Hope to see you both back again soon! Cheers, Ann

Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here 7 nights while exploring the city, after being away for 33 years. Ann helped us get around with transit, which worked very well. It's inexpensive, reliable and even got us back to the airport for $2 dollars each, senior rate. Our room was comfortable, with a new king size bed, and the breakfast was...

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Maricopa, Arizona
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Hillcrest House B&B came highly rated and they didn't disappoint. The location, accommodations, parking and breakfast were all excellent. What made our stay especially pleasant was how Anne the Innkeeper tailored our stay. I was traveling with my 86 year old mother who is still quite active and mobile but is cautious navigating stairs. When I booked I mentioned...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Exceptionally comfortable and well run property. Ann (manager and owner) is a lovely person. My stay with her was exactly what one hopes for when choosing a B&B over a hotel. The location in Hilllcrest could not have been any more convenient!

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Lake Forest, Il
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anne was amazing, helpful, friendly, above and beyond. The house was even nicer than expected. We were impressed and it was just perfect. Really comfortable bedrooms and incredible kitchen. Easy to get anywhere. Loved it.

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Ann C, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review. The Hillcrest Bungalow Vacation Rental has been a great addition to our umbrella of accommodation choices. Unlike the Hillcrest House B&B, the Bungalow is the spot for travelers wanting a "Whole House" vs a guest room at the B&B. I spared no expense on that beautiful Chef's Kitchen. Thank you for being...

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to drive down to San Diego for a quick getaway and are very happy we found Hillcrest House on Trip Advisor. The B & B is charming and Anne and her staff were very welcoming. Our room is spacious with a comfortable bed with the softest linens and a private patio. They were very accommodating...

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Athens, Georgia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The best part of our stay was meeting Ann, the host. She is warm, friendly and knows San Diego like the back of her hand. She was very helpful with suggesting places to visit and restaurants. She was a delight to talk to. She gets a good number of repeat guests which speaks to people's satisfaction level.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Our stay at Hillcrest House was perfect except it wasn't long enough. The accommodations were great and in a great location. Ann was very helpful in helping us plan our day. We stayed in the cottage which was perfect for two couples who are traveling together.

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Conway, South Carolina
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

You can't ask for a better location in San Diego. It's minutes from Balboa Park, the airport and a short walk to the center of Hillcrest. The rooms are nicely appointed and very comfortable. It's a quiet oasis in the bustle that is San Diego. There's also a very nice continental breakfast available each morning. Fresh baked muffins, fruit, cereals,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner of 2015 Trip Advisor "Hall of Fame" for best San Diego Bed & Breakfast. Also, Winner "AGAIN" of San Diego Uptown News 2015 Readers Poll "Best Hotel/B&B". Stay in a B&B at the center of it all! Built in 1910, this newly renovated Arts & Crafts inspired Inn is only 10 minutes from major attractions such as, the Gaslamp District, Zoo, Old Town, Seaworld, Beaches, Convention Center and Airport. Features include: Eclectic collection of Antiques, in room cable TV/DVD/CD, and complementary WiFi. Home baked specialties daily. Business guests love our close proximity to the Downtown Convention Center, and or Hotel Circle to attend their meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $213 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask Anne to recommend a room if there is more than one room available. They're all unique.”
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“The Zoo Room was great and quiet. If you can't climb a flight of stairs, then they have other room options.”
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“All rooms are wonderful at this Inn.”
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