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Derby in the UK
Reviewed 5 October 2010

This is my second trip to San Diego and my second stay at the Hillcrest; if I'd have stayed at one of the famous brands of hotels on my first visit I don't think I would have come back to San Diego despite being the beautiful and vibrant city it is. I often cringe when I see reviews that say...

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york, England
Reviewed 13 September 2010

we stayed in 8 hotels in usa in august. This was fantastic. Ann was a brilliant, warm host who just couldn.t do enough to help. Enjoyed private decking area attached to old town room. So much to see and do in San Diego - we there 4 nights but could have easily filled more. Restaurants in hilcrest area very good...

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Aldie, Virginia
Reviewed 6 September 2010

We stayed in the Zoo Room for three nights and had a great experience--the room itself was cozy and the bed was beyond comfortable (I slept for over ten hours one night). I completely agree with the what the previous 100+ reviewers have written about what an amazing service Ann (and Tim and Christina) provide--you really couldn't meet nicer people....

Thank SwissMiss24
orange county
Reviewed 24 August 2010

Our stay a Hillcrest B&B, was super relaxing a fun! We stayed in the Gaslamp Room. Very small, but super cute and quaint! Ann, the innkeeper, is very charming and there to help you with anything you need!

Thank amaracine
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 3 August 2010

Every aspect of staying at Hillcrest House, and enjoying Ann's hospitality, was completely relaxed and enjoyable. The room was homey, comfortable, and spotless, and the bathroom looked brand new. The location is within a very short walk of dozens of wonderful restaurant choices, and Ann provides good suggestions if you are new to the area. I would recommend Hillcrest House...

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Odense, Denmark
Reviewed 29 July 2010

It was a truely wonderful stay. Hillcrest House is a place where you can relax and enjoy the neverending hospitality of the host Ann and her collegues. We can only give it our best recommodations. With regards Bo and Didde Denmark

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Tucson, AZ
Reviewed 27 July 2010

I had no idea what a great buy this place was! The location is perfect - you can hop on the freeway and get to a beach in ten minutes, get on a bus to downtown in 10 minutes, or walk to Balboa park. You are walking distance from Hillcrest, which is an amazing place to eat where the locals...

Thank kosmicz
West Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2010

We stayed three nights in the Old Town Room at Hillcrest House. The accommodation was very comfortable, breakfasts were delicious and Ann and Callie made our stay a very enjoyable one. Ann's recommendations on where to eat and what to see were "spot on" for us. (We enjoyed Italian at "Arrivederci", Afghan at the "Khyber Pass" —both in Hillcrest—and Mexican...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 9 July 2010

The B & B had a great layout for guests in the main house. The breakfast was to die for. A very nice staff person named Elizabeth had cut up all kinds of fresh fruit and put out an elaborate spread for breakfast (bread, cereal, coffee, & juices). I stayed in the Coronado Room and the room had it all....

Thank Eric_fromSacramento
Reviewed 5 July 2010

Ann was great. Accommodations were comfortable, accommodating, great location, good value. Simple is often better. No glitz, just solid good experience. Met wonderful travelers from around the world and traded info. Dinner at the Arriverdeci didn't hurt either.

Thank genjoe

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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: $216 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask Anne to recommend a room if there is more than one room available. They're all unique.”
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“The Zoo Room was great and quiet. If you can't climb a flight of stairs, then they have other room options.”
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“All rooms are wonderful at this Inn.”
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