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Residence Inn San Diego Central

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Virginia Beach, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From check in throughout my stay and final checkout, staff, maintenance, housekeeping and food service personnel were gracious and friendly and tried to accommodate to the best of their ability. Rosey (sp?), Stephanie and others at the front desk were always willing to help in anyway possible if needed.

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review of our property. Thank you for recognizing the efforts of Rosie and Stephanie. They are such valuable members of our team and I look forward to sharing your comments with them. Please come back and see us again in the future. Jonathan Correll General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for almost three weeks. I had an issue with my room when I arrived and the front desk quickly and professionally took care of it. I travel for work so I spend most of my time staying in hotels, this hotel had the unique and fantastic characteristic that their personnel is really friendly and helpful. I also...

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

WOW. Thank you so much Stella for your top score review. I appreciate your taking the time to reach out to me while you were here as well as taking the time to write such a glowing review. Our staff works so hard to deliver exceptional service and I am thrilled that we succeeded. I look forward to sharing your...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three years ago I felt this was one of the best hotels in its range. Today it is just okay. It seems business has been built to the point that management is taking a break. The physical facility is still in decent condition but it is showing age and a need for capital investment beyond routine maintenance and repairs. Furniture...

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. Our hotel has been very fortunate to have return extended stay groups that have been with us for three years. Our occupancy levels have been high and your comments are taken with great regard. Please feel free to contact me at the hotel at 858-278-2100 so we...

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Not enough great things to say about our staycation. We travel monthly to stay at local hotels and we keep coming back to the Marriott residence inn. The layout of the rooms are amazing, the grounds are beautiful and the staff is superb. This will be our monthly hotel from now on. Five plus stars.

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review of our property. It means so much to the entire staff. I look forward to sharing your comments with the entire staff at our next meeting. We look forward to hosting you on future trips to San Diego. Regards, Jonathan Correll General Manager

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Not sure where to begin with this little gem of a hotel. My family and I were relocated here because our home was flooded. You can imagine how hard it is being away from the comfort of your own house especially under the circumstances. Checking in we immediately felt relief as the girls at the front desk were so welcoming....

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review of our property. It means so much to us and I look forward to sharing your comments with the entire staff. I am happy that you were able to get back into your house and we all know how stressful it can be to be displaced. Being a tourist in your...

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this great hotel for the second time while visiting San Diego. We loved the rooms, plenty of space, great breakfast, some days social hours. Definely will choose it again. The staff is very nice. Special thanks to Adriana (housekeeper) and Rosie (front desk).

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review of our property. Thank you also for recognizing the efforts of Rosie and Adriana. I look forward to sharing your comments with both of them. At Your Service, Jonathan Correll General Manager

Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed for 3 weeks and it was awesome.The Staff was so kind, helpful and friendly with very good prompt service. The hotel was clean and had a spacious Lobby with gud cleaning staff. Its fun to be here, highly recommended.

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review. I am so happy that you enjoyed tour time with us. Comments such as yours are so important and I love sharing them with the entire staff. Hopefully you will be able to come back and stay with us again in the future. Regards, Jonathan Correll General Manager

Reviewed 28 September 2016

There is not enough praise i can give the staff for making our Anniversary so special. From the minute we checked in we were greeted by the amazing staff. We had booked a regular room and upon check in we found out they upgraded us to the penthouse. Once we arrived in beautiful penthouse suite, we were surprised to see...

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the top score review of our property. It means so much. I am so grateful to Candice and the rest of the staff for doing such an awesome job at the hotel. Customer service is so important. Please come back and see us again in the future. Regards, Jonathan Correll General Manager

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Natalie was friendly, nice smile and very helpful, When no one was able to help me , she took the time to go above and beyond to accommodate my needs. Thank you for having an intelligent person that can make good decisions, and actually cares about her job.

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your top score review of our property and for recognizing the efforts of Natalie. Natalie is a tremendous asset to our hotel and her smile is contagious. I look forward to sharing your comments with Natalie in person. Happy travels and we look forward to hosting you on future trips to san Diego and to...

Reviewed 16 September 2016

I was very impressed with the staff and the facility conditions during my stay here. Everything was very clean and well maintained. The room was very comfortable and from the cleaning personnel to the front desk staff, I felt they went out of their way to make sure my stay was pleasant. This is a very solid and economical bet...

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hale1922, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Central, responded to this review

Thank you Brad C for your top score review of our property. It means so much to us. I look forward to sharing your review with the entire staff. Regards, Jonathan Correll General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn by Marriott® San Diego Central Kearny Mesa is an upscale San Diego, California extended stay all-suite, apartment style hotel. Our hotel is ideally located in the heart of the inland area of San Diego County. With easy access to Interstates 5, 805, and 15, we're the perfect home base for excursions to the many popular attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Beautiful La Jolla, Mission Valley, Coronado Island, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, the San Diego Wild Animal Park, Sea World Adventure Park®, LEGOLAND®, and the vast sunny beaches of San Diego are just short drives from our all-suite upscale hotel in Central San Diego. The San Diego International Airport is about 15 minutes from the hotel as is downtown San Diego and the many attractions that America's Finest City has to offer. Whether you are staying a few days or an extended period, our apartment style suites are sure to make you feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego Central

Address: 5400 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $242 - $520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego Central 3*
Number of rooms: 144
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Residence Inn San Diego Central Hotel San Diego
San Diego Residence Inn
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