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Handlery Hotel San Diego

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Healesville, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just had the best stay in San Diego the staff at the Handlery Hotel were very helpful and caring. The accommodation and meals first class. One night and day we had torrential rain resulting in an area power cut, the Staff going the extra mile checked on there guests and even found a generator to provide there guests...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear avermay16; I was so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay despite the power outage and flooding that occurred. I am sorry if you were inconvenienced in anyway. Thanks for the nice comments on the staff, guest room and meals. We do appreciate and value your feedback and hope to see you in the future sometime! Kirk Shearer General...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are friendly. Rooms are of a decent size. Beds are comfortable - it was what I needed after 16hrs of flying and 2 hrs driving. All facilities are in good shape - including the pool, gym, reception.....etc.

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Maree M; We appreciate your comments and feedback on your stay with us! I was pleased that you enjoyed the hotel, staff and all the facilities too! Thanks for choosing the Handlery Hotel for your stay and we hope to see you again! Kirk Shearer General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pool was still cold. Didn't seem like the water was heated at all. Room was not nice, it needed a lot more cleaning. Shuttle driver really nice and stuff is friendly. Just wish the room was cleaner...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Maha H; We thank you for choosing the Handlery Hotel for your stay in San Diego! We appreciate your comments about the pool temperature. I am sorry if it was not warm enough for you to enjoy as we do keep it at 81 degrees year round. I will pass on your comments about the cleanliness of your room...

Georgetown, Texas
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Everyone at this hotel had a smile on their face and couldn't have been nicer. They also have a van that will take you several places, and we took advantage of that. We got a great deal with a cooked and served breakfast. Older hotel but redone. Bathrooms are dated but clean. They upgraded us before we got there so...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear bign466; Thanks so much for the nice comments about your stay with us! We certainly value your feedback. One a good note we will be undergoing complete guest room renovations in October so we hope to see you back here again to see the exciting changes!! Kirk Shearer General Manager

Reviewed 22 March 2017

I checked into this property to recover from an extremely bad stay at another area hotel. The online reviews did not exaggerate. The service was above average. Free parking was provided with my booking. While the hotel is dated, the quality and condition of the hotel and room was good for the price point. Basic amenities, no microwave. Bathroom was...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Shaunna C; Thanks for your feedback! I was happy to hear you enjoyed the hotel and the service by our staff. Thanks for your positive comments!! We do appreciate and value your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again! Kirk Shearer General Manager

Aquebogue, New York
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Our visit there was a bit disappointing. We had somewhat heavy luggage and there was no elevator to the second floor rooms. There are three separate buildings but you have to walk outside in order to get there if your room is in one of them. The buildings and rugs are a bit dated. They do however have a unisex...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear geneking331; Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your stay. I am sorry that we don't have elevators to our guest rooms. The hotel was built back in 1956 and it wasn't feasible. I am sorry if you were inconvenienced. We appreciate your comments and feedback and hope you give us another opportunity in the future....

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Comfortable queen sized bed. Beautiful patio. Too cold to use pool in March. Postcards was good, too. Though I didn't have a microwave in the room, there was one available near the snack machines. The front desk and shuttle driver were very friendly and helpful. I would stay there again.

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

From one KS to another, thanks for your nice comments about your stay with us!! I am sorry you didn't use the pool as we keep in at a nice 81 degrees year round. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how we did and we look forward to seeing your back here soon! Kirk Shearer General...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights in Jan 2017, the most amazing man in the world was our waiter everyday we where here...MANNY...we loved Manny, the kids loved Manny we all loved Manny..can you tell we love Manny yet??? The Hotel itself is not 5 star, but boy the staff are pretty good, the rooms are small for a family...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear Shadow0608; Thanks so much for the glowing review of your stay with us! We appreciate your feedback and by the sound of it you enjoyed your time here! Great! I'll be sure to pass on your many thanks to everyone who made you stay more enjoyable, especially Manny!! We can't wait for you to return!! Kirk Shearer General Manager

Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My husband and I just returned to Canada after a weeks stay at the Handlery. The rooms were very comfortable and clean.The staff were of great assistance, especially Jesus. This server was excellent, he made us feel very welcome and went out of his way to do this. We will remember him. The location was central to many activities that...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear merlin508; Thanks for sharing your experience here at the Handlery Hotel. I was so pleased to hear that Jesus made your dining experience more enjoyable! I will certainly pass on your comments, as well as my thanks to him for a great job! We appreciate your feedback and we welcome you back here in the near future! Kirk Shearer...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We visited San Diego in late Feb, arriving by Amtrak from Anaheim. We had taken our special needs son to Disneyland and wanted to visit Seaworld and the Zoo. This hotel has a driver who will pick you up and drop you at both places. He even drove me to the Supermarket so I could get food for son, who...

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Kirk S, General Manager at Handlery Hotel San Diego, responded to this review

Dear handsofcomfort; Thanks for the nice comments about you stay! We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how we did. I was pleased to see that the staff, especially the shuttle drivers took good care of you and your family. We hope to see you back here in the near future!! Kirk Shearer General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Postcards American Bistro
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Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in San Diego's Mission Valley, the family-owned and managed Handlery Hotel is just minutes away from Sea World, the famous San Diego Zoo, Old Town, museums, shopping, and miles of breathtaking beaches. The hotel is known for its convenient location, comfortable accommodations and outstanding service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Handlery Hotel San Diego

Address: 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range: $143 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Handlery Hotel San Diego 3.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Chose a room that is next to the pool!”
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“Pool view is nice but could be a bit noisy if light sleeper”
JohnT515, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Notify Staff of any physical needs”
avermay16, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“First floor with patio”
bign466, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Do not get a room facing the freeway”
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