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White Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am currently in my second night staying at this Clarion property while attending the fantastic World Baseball Classic at Petco Park. I got this hotel via Hotwire, so I got a good rate, but even so this hotel isn't worth the price I paid. Hotwire rated this hotel as a 2 1/2 star property. To me, it's closer to...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Mr. Novak, Thank you for reaching out to me today. I'm sorry our call got disconnected (sounded like rough coverage while you were traveling). We have made the adjustment that we discussed, and I hope that this helps to resolve the challenges you experienced. We're very much looking forward to the renovation, and we hope that you give us another...

HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

it was nice room clean .we got extra tiwels tge ice machine didnt work got it from the desk .the pool was really crowed they let us stay ib the pool area a hiur after it cloths .the staff was really nice i know i asked a lot of questions but good place tonstay walmart and a lot of food...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! I'm so sorry about the ice machine. We have had some challenges with these and are working to secure new ones. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

for a city tht isnt the best this was a good hotwl I liked it a lot. There was a great view prime location and the building lit up blue at night it was amaaaint and the rooms were big and spacious too

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and my husband were driving and we needed an early check in and Jojo from the block took care of us, great customer service skills, clean rooms and great staff. we watched the sunset t from the 10th floor and it was breath-taking 10/10 would recommend this hotel.

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! I just shared your comments with Jojo! It's very much appreciated! We hope to have you back with us again soon! If I can ever be of any assistance, please don't hesitate to call on me. Paul Herrmann General Manager paul@clarionnc.com

Crestline, California
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My mom, boyfriend and I stayed at the Clarion 2 nights while in town to visit the zoo. The staff was some of the most friendly people we have ever met. Jojo and Santi at the front desk were so sweet and helpful and even offered us help to take our groceries to our room. Our room was clean and...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! I'll be sure to pass your comments on to Jojo and Santi! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to having you back with us! If we can ever be of any service, please don't hesitate to call on us. Thank you! Paul Herrmann 619-474-2800 paul@clarionnc.com

Orange County, California
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Very nice and helpful staff up front. There was some sort of altercation as I was checking-in between one of the guests and her baby daddy, which was handled professionally by the staff. There is a large dining area adjacent to the lobby which was closed in the middle of the day; I found this odd and gave off a...

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

Once again as always my experience in this place was excellent I stayed 5 day in the Hotel while visiting Tijuana and Downtown San Diego a place that I ove because is so relaxing, great vibe and ambience with the Hotel my room was clean everything was working perfect I think the internet need to be fix more because is...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We're glad you enjoyed the stay and services! Dora is one of our best, and I'm sure she'll be flattered by your comments. We are working on the internet speeds, and will be undergoing a big upgrade in the next two to three months. We are very much looking forward to the faster speeds!...

Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stayed at the Clarion last night. The wallpaper was peeling, the door's wood was coming off, the room was dingy, but the coup de gras was no electricity. No phone, no lights, no elevators, no nothing.from about 11pm to 6 am. We had to walk down 7 flights of stairs. While we were told the power went out in...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I'm so sorry that you had such a poor experience at our hotel. I'm not sure what room you were staying in, but we recognize that some of our rooms do need some TLC. We've renovated some of our floors, and the rest are being done in 2017....

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night while visiting Tijuana and Rosarito. Checked in then took the one working elevator to my sixth floor room. The key card lock light was not working but it did unlock the door. The deadbolt did not engage but was too tired to make a stink about it. Clean room overall, beds a tad uncomfortable. TV only...

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Paul H, General Manager at Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. I'm so sorry that you encountered so many challenges during your stay. We do have one of our elevators that is having some major repairs made to it. I do apologize for the inconvenience this has created. We also realize that the locks are in rough shape....

Reviewed 2 November 2016

This was my second stay at this hotel. The front desk staff was very quick with checking us in and even offered to give directions to the venue we were heading to later on that evening. The bed was super comfortable and having the microwave and refrigerator in the room were very convenient. I really like the location of this...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarion Hotel(R) National City San Diego South is located near all the best attractions in San Diego. Navy Base San Diego, Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld San Diego, Downtown Gaslamp District, Convention Center, Petco Park and San Diego Airport are only 10 minutes away. Entertainment venues, restaurants and shopping centers are nearby. Tijuana, Mexico is just a short 15 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South

Address: 700 National City Blvd, National City, CA 91950 (Formerly Clarion Hotel South Bay)
Region: United States > California > National City
Price Range: $112 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel National City San Diego South 2.5*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn National City
National City Holiday Inn
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