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Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina

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2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106-3105 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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We recently booked a suite with a full kitchen for a family vacation. Our son has cerebral palsy and severe food allergies, and we require kitchen facilities on vacation to ensure that he has safe meals available. When we arrived, we were told that the...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 6 July 2018

During my recent US trip, I stayed there for two nights. Location was just wonderful. It is located on the sea-front and some of the rooms face marina also. On my request, I was allotted a ground floor marina facing room with patio. I just...More

1  Thank Navin K
Response from Spencer P, Manager at Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & MarinaResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Navin, thank you for sharing your fantastic experience at our hotel! We really appreciate you choosing to stay with us during your trip from overseas. We are definitely fortunate to have such a scenic and ideal location and we love knowing you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed yesterday

The carpet in the rooms need a good cleaning or replaced. The room needs to have a good cleaning. Also, we could barely open the door to get in and around the room. Not enough room to walk because the beds take up the entire...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We chose this hotel based on it's location and amenities listed. We were right across the street from the San Diego Bay and could see the cruise ships and military ships going by. A nice walking path along the Bay. Our room was extremely comfy,...More

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1  Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Island Palms delivers a fantastic San Diego experience with its great location on Shelter Island and special charm. While you would never need to leave Shelter island with its beautiful views, waterfront park and restaurants, it is also conveniently located close to many San Diego...More

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About
Description
Located on San Diego's Shelter Island, the Island Palms Hotel and Marina is surrounded by the blue waters of San Diego Bay. Nestled among 6 acres of lush, tropical landscaping, this spectacular setting More overlooks our private yacht marina and San Diego's largest yacht basin. Features and amenities include 227 beautifully-appointed guest rooms and suites, 2 heated waterfront pools and spas, waterfront restaurant and bar and over 6,300 square feet of water view meeting space. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
227
Price range
USD 110 - USD 359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina
Also Known As
Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel And Marina
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Best Western San Diego
,
San Diego Best Western
Location
United States > California > San Diego
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Questions & Answers
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Marcus S
3 October 2018|
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Response from Spencer P | Property representative |
We appreciate your question! Our full suites offer a separate bedroom/living room. These suites all have a sofabed in the living area and offer either 1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds in the bedroom, along with 600 square feet of... More
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julie71nickerson
3 October 2018|
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Response from Spencer P | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! We have two types of rooms that view the water - our Water View rooms, which are located on both sides of the hotel and may face the bay or the marina, and our Marina View rooms, which are... More
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Hayley H
18 September 2018|
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Response from Spencer P | Property representative |
Hi Hayley, thank you for your question. Hotel taxes from the city and state are charged regardless of how you book your reservation. The hotel occupancy tax for the City of San Diego is 12.7%. Typically, the taxes will be... More
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Room Tips
"good for couples and families. try to get a room that faces the marina. has acouple of pools and hot tubs."
782juliee
1 week ago
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"We were in Santa Barbara wing overlooking the marina which was just lovely but I think all rooms are just..."
JaneSmoothy
1 week ago
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"The Del Mar building. Ask for a room overlooking the marina/pool area."
LisaT503
16 Sep. 2018
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"We liked the bay views best, but there are harbor views available. It's a personal preference thing."
klwilson007
9 Sep. 2018
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