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Bahia Resort Hotel

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everyone was so kind and helpful. They were empathetic to our last baggage situation and did what they could to help. Room service was prompt, the portions were huge and the food was great! The dessert was enough to serve two.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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My 18 year old daughter and I had the pleasure of spending one night at the Bahia Resort. Although we certainly did not have the opportunity to utilize all of the amenities that the resort has to offer, we did enjoy our stay. What the resort has best going for it is its location in the Mission Bay section of...

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GLENDALE
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed Thanksgiving week end arriving on Thursday. Weather was wonderful. Twila checked us in and was so gracious and a pleasure to deal with. She upgraded us to a bayfront room which was amazing. We had a view of the roller coaster and gorgeous sunsets. The room was very nice . When you first walk in it was a...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the accomidations were superior and the food was very good. Our food server, Jean was very helpful and of great assistance to me since I am blind. The graciousness and professional courtesy given to us by the front desk, Jacob Baranowski, was beyond words. Morgan was very polite and knowlegable about baseball and very friendly. Because of the friendliness of...

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review. Jean, Jacob, and Morgan do a great job exemplifying the excellent customer service we strive for here at The Bahia Resort. We thank you for taking the time to recognize their hard work and their dedication to creating memories for our guests. This holiday season we are offering a complete calendar of festive happenings...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am happy to write this review of a potentially negative incident that turned out to be a positive memorable experience at the Bahia. I visited there for a conference. While at the restaurant for lunch a tray of glasses filled with ice water was accidentally spilled on me leaving my clothes completely drenched (and it was a chilly day)....

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed at the Bahia in Mission bay and it is a beautiful resort in a great location. The front desk staff member Jacob B. From Tucson, AZ on his name tag was awesome. He was beyond friendly and upgraded me to a beautiful bay front room. Very friendly and great personality

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your awesome review Jason. Jacob exemplifies the excellent customer service we strive for here at The Bahia Resort. We thank you for taking the time to recognize his hard work and dedication to creating memories for our guests. We offer many views from the hotel rooms including views of our lush gardens, Bay Views, and bay front...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

i was here on a conference for the imata international marine mamal trainer organisation the staff was so frendly and helpfull will defintely return back to this hotell mary jo she was amazing and very helpfulll

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Mary Jo exemplifies the excellent customer service we strive for here at The Bahia Resort. We thank you for taking the time to recognize her hard work and her dedication to creating memories for our guests. The Bahia Hotel offers over 16 unique locations with nearly 20,000 square feet of flexible space and a...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bahia hotel is the perfect blend of beach front casual with the Mediterranean romantic touch. The prices are pretty good for what it is. I enjoyed the upgraded rooms with attention to every detail of the smallest things. The staff was friendly and attentive. The cabanas are comfortable with amazing views. The bed was the most comfy I've slept in...

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Melody! We offer many amenities, including a heated pool, Jacuzzi, and private cabanas on our private beach, without charging any additional resort fees. Nestled in our tropical paradise, Café Bahia offers Southern California cuisine. Our signature restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a family-friendly atmosphere. The Bahia is a family owned property that...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel in a lovely location. Rooms were very spacious and clean. Staff was super nice. We had to wait for our room so they upgraded us to a suite with a view! Free parking and internet a big plus! Highly recommend this resort!!!

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Anna. Our prime location right on Mission Bay makes the Bahia perfect for any number of popular San Diego activities including water and land sports like sailing, surfing, waterskiing, biking, skating, and so much more. With San Diego’s year-round perfect weather, you have the option of dining al fresco on our spacious heated patio...

El Cajon, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was so spacious . Staff friendly and accommodating . Wonderful memories here at Bahia Rseort. Parking convenient . Clean. Location great . Close to may food areas . Amazing Bayview . Thank you so much ❤️❤️❤️

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Timothy T, Front Office Manager at Bahia Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review Mimi. At The Bahia Resort, we strive for excellent customer service, and we are glad to hear your expectations have been met. Our prime location right on Mission Bay makes the Bahia perfect for any number of popular San Diego activities including water and land sports like sailing, surfing, waterskiing, biking, skating, and so...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cafe Bahia
Cafe Bahia
Cuisines: American
Tangier Bar
Tangier Bar
Cuisines: American, Bar
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bahia Resort Hotel is a welcoming waterfront property located on a 14-acre picturesque peninsula in San Diego’s scenic Mission Bay. Featuring spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and lush tropical gardens as well as friendly service and comfortable accommodations, Bahia Resort Hotel is the ideal destination for an authentic Southern California beach getaway. Impressive accommodations are key at the Bahia; guests may choose between our deluxe studios and suites, each with its own balcony or patio and a full range of amenities. Further room options include kitchenettes, direct access to the beach and views of the sparkling bay and our expansive tropical gardens. At Bahia Resort Hotel we ensure you receive all the comforts and amenities needed to enjoy your vacation. Staying at the Bahia grants guests easy access to an array of dining options, including our signature restaurant Cafe Bahia, which offer international cuisine served amid this indoor-outdoor tropical paradise. At our Moroccan-inspired Tangier Lounge, guests enjoy crafty drinks alongside a crackling fireplace and live piano bar. Beyond the Bahia, seemingly countless options offering an array of culinary experiences are just minutes away. For those seeking to spend their vacation on the water, Bahia Resort Hotel boasts an assortment of options. Headlining these choices is the Bahia Belle, an 1860s-era sternwheeler that tours guests around the bay nightly. Step back in time and enjoy a colorful sunset and views of the bay’s playful seals from the top deck, then prepare to kick up your heels as the vessel becomes a vibrant nightlife destination with live entertainment and a full-service bar. Additional nearby water activities include sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, surfing and more though nobody will blame you for simply relaxing on our soft sand beaches or at our sparkling pool. Back on land, the Bahia boasts a fitness center, kids’ arcade, tennis courts and bicycle and Segway rentals. Within walking distance guests can also explore Belmont Park, an oceanfront amusement park featuring the Great Dipper, a wooden roller coaster and designated historic landmark built in 1925. Take in the picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean during a leisurely stroll on the boardwalk, go rock climbing, or play miniature golf in this popular beachfront locale. Traveling further afield is a breeze, as the Bahia’s location is ideal for those seeking to experience San Diego’s major attractions. The Bahia Resort Hotel is located directly across from SeaWorld and is within 10 miles from the world famous San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Downtown’s Gaslamp District and the San Diego International Airport. The Bahia Resort Hotel is owned and operated by Evans Hotels, a San Diego-based hospitality group that also includes the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa and The Lodge at Torrey Pines. The Bahia is a reflection of all that “America’s Finest City” has to offer ‒ from year-round perfect weather and soft sandy beaches to dazzling Pacific Ocean sunsets ‒ and we look forward to helping you create your picture perfect Southern California getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bahia Resort Hotel

Address: 998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $146 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bahia Resort Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 320
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Also Known As:
Bahia Hotel San Diego
Bahia Resort San Diego
Hotel Style:
#7 Green Hotel in San Diego
#8 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#49 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#71 Business Hotel in San Diego
#80 Family Hotel in San Diego
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“Bayfront rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles LynnaH, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the Bay side.”
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“the rooms are super”
 of 5 bubbles Umut1988, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Sea World close,Beach front views with gourmet dining and comfy beds. Great for peaceful walks along the water or fun water activities.”
 of 5 bubbles melodyb916, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bayview was amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles mimibingmay, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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