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Overview
416 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4603 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit San Diego for few days because we’ve ever been in this area. This little hotel is very small but cute! The room was small but clean, one exception of floor carpet was old and stained badly. Ample space for parking, free...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Karen R, Owner at El Primero HotelResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay with us at the El Primero Hotel. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations, even thought the room was a bit small. If ever your...More

Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

The hotel was easy to find and had ample parking. Access to the highway was easy. Check in was quick and easy. The staff know what they are doing. (A nice change from some of the chain hotels). The rooms are comfortable providing the creature...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Response from Karen R, Owner at El Primero HotelResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Glen, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback about stay in our hotel. We are very happy to hear such positive comments about us. This is the best kind of motivation which keeps us happy. We hope to see you in the near...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for the first time and was definitely not disappointed. My room was very clean and quiet. It’s an adorable little boutique hotel where you’ll get personalized attention. The family that runs the hotel are such genuine, friendly people. The breakfast was delicious...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Karen R, Owner at El Primero HotelResponded August 28, 2018

Hi Jill, Thank you for choosing our hotel, and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations. We are definitely San Diego's best kept secret and it take perfect reviews like yours that draw...More

Reviewed May 13, 2018

To be honest, the hotel is a little dated and the room was a bit cramped. What makes up for it are the owners. The hotel is owned and managed by a lovely family (father, mother and daughter). They are hands on, friendly and make...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from Karen R, Owner at El Primero HotelResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Micheal, Thank you for choosing our hotel, and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations. We are definitely San Diego's best kept secret and it take perfect reviews like yours that draw...More

Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived, it was to the smell of Sol’s banana bread baking. Our family enjoyed the comfortable beds and soft, fluffy bedding. We all slept well. Breakfast was wonderful with a variety of fresh fruits, eggs, breads, bottomless cups of coffee, and a beautiful...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Karen R, Owner at El Primero HotelResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you very much for sharing your feedback about stay in our hotel. We are very happy to hear such positive comments about us. This is the best kind of motivation which keeps us happy. We hope to see you in the near future.

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Belonging to the heart of downtown Chula Vista, this historic landmark was brought back to its 1930's glory in 2005. Each of El Primero Hotel's 20 guest rooms provides a cozy king or queen bed for travelers to More relax in, after a a day of work or play around beautiful San Diego. Located minutes from the Sleep Train Wireless Amphitheatre, Olympic Training Center, Gaslamp Quarter & other city destinations, this inn gives visitors modern touches with down home comforts! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$94 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Primero Boutique Bed And Breakfast Hotel
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El Primero Boutique Hotel Chula Vista
Location
United States > California > Chula Vista
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$94 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Primero Boutique Bed And Breakfast Hotel
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El Primero Boutique Hotel Chula Vista
Location
United States > California > Chula Vista
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TravelBug021
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Tebessa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we walked to nearby restarants around 8-9p.m. and felt safe. Stayed here for 2 nights.
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January 28, 2015|
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Response from Rufino R | Property representative |
A large portion of our guests are single travelers. We also have families who stay here as well!
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Room Tips
"Note that some rooms are equipped with a tub while others aren't."
ajworld85
Feb. 20, 2018
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"Select ground floor as there is no lift or elevator to the 2nd floor."
racasey
Jan. 20, 2018
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"Farther from the front the quieter"
F9971SSstepheng
Dec. 29, 2017
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"Remember this hotel dates from the 30's - Don't expect huge rooms, just enjoy the great vibe!"
007_nic
Oct. 9, 2017
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