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The Horton Grand Hotel

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#59 of 278 Hotels in San Diego
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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Classy hotel. Lot of old style furniture, paintings and items. check out is at noon which gives some extra time. Rooms get noise and cold wind from closed windows or balcony. Valet parking is around $17 but on sundays and holidays it is possible to find free street parking nearby. Tons of bars, restaurants, Cafes within walking distance.

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Came here for an early evening drink with colleagues. Great relaxed atmosphere for a bar in a hotel. Live Piano was lovely over a few drinks. Lovely staff in the bar area. Colleagues are staying at the hotel who confirm that it is a great hotel that is central to the Main Street for bars and restaurants

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love historical hotels, and the Horton did not let us down. The public spaces are beautiful and tastefully renovated. Our room had a fireplace and a small balcony that overlooked the courtyard. The bed was extremely comfortable. Because the bed is positioned directly in front of the fireplace and the room is quite narrow, you can't actually see the...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good hotel. Great downtown location. It's somewhat dated but that's the theme. Very good restaurant and reasonably priced. Very helpful staff willing to assists you. You can even walk to the San Diego Zoo from here as well as to the seaport. Less than a mile from the Convention Center.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Only stayed for one night, but enjoyed every minute of it! Great service, fabulous location and comfortable rooms. We also got a great deal on the room through Tripadvisor! Will definitely stay here again! There are so many great places to explore in the Gaslamp District!

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Thank Margot T
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had booked a grand room for Saturday night. Due to water damage my room was downgraded to a traditional room. The hotel gave us a voucher for dinner at the restaurant (food only). There was no partial refund for missing out on a bigger room, extra TV, refrigerator, couch, and a balcony. I was given room 108 which is...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is wonderful. The rooms are nice, but small. I had a room over the courtyard and it was quiet, but it was also raining, so I can understand how if there were people about it would be noisy. The location is perfect, walking distance to lots of restaurants and the marina. My largest complaint is that there is...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Horton Grand for two nights. The hotel is a beautiful building and has a real historic heritage feel. Its in a great location in in the heart of the gas lamp quarter. The hotel has a valet service. On arrive at the hotel we found the check in process to be a tad on the painful...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Positives first: - unbeatable location - historic hotel with heritage - friendly staff So why the 2 stars? Because all the noise of the world floats through. From the corridors and the indoor patio - there is no sound isolation whatsoever. If I stay in a hotel then I expect some basic fundaments - quiet surroundings being one of them....

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Sunnyvale, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1. When was the last time you stayed at Victorian designed hotel, within easy walking distance of a major convention center, a major league baseball park and dozens of restaurants? 2. My wife was in town to attend a professional business convention, being held at a nearby hotel.  We had to find a room elsewhere as that hotel wanted $300+...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horton Grand Hotel is in the heart of the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego, CA, with over 100 restaurants, bars, and night clubs located within four blocks. Located only four blocks to Convention Center, Petco Park, and Horton Plaza Shopping Mall. Old Town trolley stop in front of hotel. Every Guest and Grand room have gas-burning fireplace, complimentary WiFi, coffee/tea maker HD TV and welcome bottle water. Valet parking available for charge. Palace Bar open daily at 5:00 pm and Ida Bailey's open for breakfast. ... more   less 

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Address: 311 Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $187 - $477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Horton Grand Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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#66 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“Ask for a room on the top floor to avoid noise from guests above you.”
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