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Fullerton, California
Reviewed 6 April 2011

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights and it was our first visit. The owner was very welcoming. The room was clean and comfortable, and breakfast was amazing. Ann makes the best muffins! We could not stop eating them. We were new to the area and Ann had some wonderful ideas of places to eat and visit. She...

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HENDERSON
Reviewed 4 April 2011

perfect host, perfect location for traveling around San Diego, good for restuarants, shopping. House has 5 rooms for your selection, different styles. House is in quiet residential street close to many different restuarants. Rooms are spotlessly clean with all the amenities you could wish for. We haven't done BB for some considerable time...and we lucked out picking Hillcrest....we heartily recommend...

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Mountainside, NJ
Reviewed 23 March 2011

You open the door to the Hillcrest House and you're home! In the best possible way we felt comfortable and important. Our room and furnishings were warm, cozy, and intimate. Bedding was attractive, well accented, and extremely conducive to a great night's sleep. We love Hillcrest with its excellent coffee, bread, and reasonably priced restaurants.There is an intangible quality, orchestrated...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 March 2011

We went to San Diego for a few days while in California. After debating between staying in a downtown hotel and a B&B we settled on Hillcrest. We are glad we did and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. To keep it simple, the following list highlights our experience with Hillcrest House: - free parking - quiet, comfortable, clean rooms with spacious...

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Salisbury
Reviewed 7 March 2011

Ann was the perfect host who made us feel so welcome and helped us with all kinds of information even helped us with recommendaitons for our other stays up the coast. Hillcrest was a lovely home full of character and we wished we could have stayed longer. . Old town was a short bus ride away. There were plenty of...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 7 March 2011

This was our first visit to San Diego. We enjoyed our stay at Hillcrest B&B - (5 days - Gaslamp room). We found the room a bit small for 2 people but overall - the room was comfortable - especially the bed. Ann (owner and innkeeper) was very attentive and friendly. The location of the B&B was great - walking...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 6 March 2011

This B & B is in the Hillcrest section of San Diego. It is very convenient to bus lines and attractions. It is possible to walk to Balboa Park within an hours time from it's location. Mission Beach is under a 10 minute drive. The restaurants in the Hillcreast are open til about 3 am and are provide ethnically diverse...

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Boston
Reviewed 26 February 2011

Pros: excellent location in a hip neighborhood with lots of good food choices; clean and comfortable rooms; friendly and helpful staff. Con: lame breakfast with no protein--at least hive us a hard-boiled egg, especially for the not-that-inexpensive rates.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 24 February 2011

Didn't realize that we have great b&b in our own backyard. We needed to get away from our routine, and this was a great spot with lots of restaurants. My favorite part, was relaxing on the porch with a glass of wine, the entire home felt cozy. Ann was very pleasant and enjoyed good conversation. Can't wait to be back!

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 6 February 2011

My wife and I just returned from a three-night stay at Hillcrest House B&B. After five years of using TripAdvisor to book our accommodations, this is the first time we have been disappointed at a top-rated establishment on TA. Hillcrest offers a lovely and cozy character style B&B in a great location close to Balboa Park and many great restaurants....

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anninSD, Owner at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review of your stay with us at Hillcrest House B&B. Your comments about our great beds, “clean and charming” accommodation, and hip neighborhood are mentioned a lot in guests reviews. I’m really sorry, you were disappointed in our healthy breakfast buffet. I realize that some travelers do want a hot egg-bacon breakfast,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner of 2015 Trip Advisor "Hall of Fame" for best San Diego Bed & Breakfast. Also, Winner "AGAIN" of San Diego Uptown News 2015 Readers Poll "Best Hotel/B&B". Stay in a B&B at the center of it all! Built in 1910, this newly renovated Arts & Crafts inspired Inn is only 10 minutes from major attractions such as, the Gaslamp District, Zoo, Old Town, Seaworld, Beaches, Convention Center and Airport. Features include: Eclectic collection of Antiques, in room cable TV/DVD/CD, and complementary WiFi. Home baked specialties daily. Business guests love our close proximity to the Downtown Convention Center, and or Hotel Circle to attend their meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 3845 Front Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $215 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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