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BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn

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Starkville, MS, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a Great Place to stay in San Diego ... Best Western Plus Bayside ... Its Conveniently Located to Enjoy the Gaslight District and Little Italy ! Walking distance to the Bay Front, Marine Museum, and just about any of the Great Restaurants Downtown !

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Taiwan
Reviewed 1 week ago

room is clean and staff is very helpful. The airport shuttle service is great. The only thing can be improved is the variety of breakfast. We stayed there for three nights, the breakfast is almost the same choices everyday.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Early check in on Thanksgiving day after a great Panama Canal cruise. Bayside Inn was a great site for sore travelers. I have stayed here times before and always find it very clean and friendly staff. Located close to the Harbor and other great places to see.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to stay with us at BW Plus Bayside Inn after your cruise again! We are pleased you always find us to be friendly and are glad you stayed with us over the holiday... we look forward to welcoming you back for your next trip!

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect food or drink to be available on the weekend. Even though they say they have the services available. Shuttle service is slow and the driver was sulky. I'm very disappointed in BW. All they said was "sorry".

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to provide feedback about your stay with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn. We do share that our Bayside Bar & Grill is open everyday for breakfast and Mon - Fri only for dinner. We are happy to assist with choosing an alternative nearby restaurant on the weekends since we are right next to Little...

Rancho Cucamonga, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I searched high & low for an affordable option in downtown San Diego and decided on this hotel based on the reviews. We agree, this is a great option for the price you pay. The location is great, and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. We had no issues with our stay. Parking is $18 per night which is not...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being a Best Western Plus, this is a nicer hotel than the standard Best Westerns. If you are looking for a good value, basic hotel, in the downtown area, this is a good choice. - Room: clean, no frills. Came with fridge and microwave, which is nice to have. - Front desk: check-in and check-out was was easy. - Location:...

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Borrego Springs, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent hotel, located within easy walking distance of Little Italy and the San Diego waterfront. The rooms are clean and comfortable, and the employees are friendly and courteous. My husband and I always stay here when we are in San Diego.

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay at BW Plus Bayside Inn and sharing our proximity to Little Italy and the waterfront. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your wonderful feedback about our clean rooms and courteous staff!

Manchester, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After leaving the madness of Las Vegas San Diego was a welcome relief! This hotel was small but had everything we needed-including free airport transfers and free breakfast..not offered in either of our 4/5* hotels in Vegas Great helpful staff..nothing too much trouble. .nice to see the same faces on reception etc Perfect location for Little Italy....Gas Lamp and of...

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn! Thank you for sharing how much you enjoyed the food in nearby Little Italy and that we offer complimentary airport shuttle service and a breakfast buffet. We are glad our proximity to the bay, Gaslamp District and the trolley worked so well for your trip. We...

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in San Diego in April 2016 during a week to visit a science conference. The hotel i in the city center and near to the airport. It is near the Metro station. The neighborhood is OK and safe. It is a very basic USA hotel, three stars. It has clean big rooms. You receive an average welcome, nothing...

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Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hotel is near Little Italy, and has good access to Hwy5. Rooms are OK, but nothing special. Price was high for the quality. We could not use the shuttle service as it started too late to make our flight. The same for the breakfast the last day. Breakfast is in a building adjacent to the hotel, OK, but again nothing...

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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to provide feedback about your stay with us at BW PLUS Bayside Inn. While we do offer complimentary breakfast and shuttle service, the hours do not always fit within some guests' travel times, in those cases we are happy to assist with arranging a taxi and providing a complimentary breakfast on the go bag. We...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western Plus Bayside Inn is located in the heart of downtown San Diego, perfect for site seeing or business trips. Our proximity to Little Italy offers guests easy access to amazing dining and breweries from award winning chefs. Guests can easily walk to shopping and dining at the nearby harbor area including Seaport Village & The Headquarters. Those that love to explore and site see find our central location to many local museums and attractions, like the World Famous San Diego Zoo(R) and the Midway Museum very convenient. In addition to our complimentary services, like a daily breakfast buffet, shuttle service and WI-FI, guests may take advantage of some of our new and enhanced amenities from our 2015 first floor remodel. The beautiful outdoor pool and hot tub area with woven modular lounge seating is great for evenings with friends, family time or just relaxing. The new onsite fitness room is perfect for an invigorating work out. We also added a fantastic Sundries area with snacks, small meals and beverages for the convenience of our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn

Address: 555 W Ash St, San Diego, CA 92101-3414
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: $193 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel San Diego
Best Western Bayside Hotel
Best Western San Diego
San Diego Best Western
Hotel Style:
#71 Family Hotel in San Diego
#74 Business Hotel in San Diego
#76 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“Top floor has partial view of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles PanamaDon, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“WE had a room on the second floor, there was some traffic noise, maybe a higher floor would be better. We were not kept awake unduly.”
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