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west covina, ca
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Only reason we stay here because it accept pets. I can't use the words pet friendly. Bec. No area for your pet to do their business outside I'm so sorry for the neighborhood bec. Most of them got a sign in their lawn don't let ur pet do their business.... Went to San Diego for a family trip but for...

1Thank carmela g
Reviewed 13 March 2012

I tried to used my rewards card to get a room here for 2 nights, I got here and they first thing is they wanted money just to park my car, no other respectable place here wanted parking fees. When I made ther reservation It also said it had a hot tub which was the reason I decided on this...

2Thank CabooseMotel
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 November 2011

This hotel is in bad repair, not continental breakfast as advertised and the restaurant on premise does not have kid friendly options, and increases prices for quests. The pool is in poor repair , the tables and loughe chairs are coated with polution, car exhaust the towels were black before we could use them. manager unwilling to change or compensate...

2Thank wallers3
Port Ludlow, Washington
Reviewed 20 September 2011

We could only stay one night in this up-scale Quality Inn. It is close to it all. A short cab ride from the Airport. (less than $10) Within a short bus ride to Old Town and connections to the San Diego Trolley and the international border. And all sorts of shopping tourist activities. Who needs a car? The room was...

Thank SanDiegoRic
san leandro
Reviewed 4 September 2011

Pretty mediocre hotel. Worst part was the sagging matresses. Woke up with a terrible backache! The hotel could definitely use some upgrading. Only reason we were there was because we bought on hotwire. Won't do that again!

Thank Robyn3
Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 24 August 2011

We had made reservations to stay at this hotel, but when we arrived, we found out that the reservation did not include a request for adjoining rooms. The hotel manager told us that the parent company, Choice Hotels, does not forward any requests even though there is a box on the reservation page for requests. We ended up talking to...

1Thank Spanmann
San Francisco
Reviewed 9 August 2011

Arrived at this hotel for a 3 night stay which I got cheap on the secret hotel option on Travelocity. The secret is I paid too much, not really, I guess it was worth $79, maybe. First was the check-in, a woman who talked entirely too much took almost 20 minutes to check us in to two pre-paid rooms and...

Thank waterweaver
Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 5 June 2011

I stayed here May 31, 2011. I have out of town guests coming soon and I am taking them to SeaWorld. I booked this hotel because is it close to SeaWorld and reasonable in price. Then I noticed the HORRIBLE reviews on this site. Worried that I would offend my guests next week--I decided to stay here on a business...

5Thank baseballguy_10
Murrieta, California
Reviewed 29 May 2011

1st we drove around for 20 min. to find parking, the front desk shrugged their shoulders when we asked where to park. While in the parking lot, a lower gang looking car pulled through slowly while staring at the other gang member looking guys standing outside the restaurant, which is really a Club/bar. We were pretty scared at that point,...

Thank CHW34
Bellflower, California
Reviewed 22 May 2011

Hubby and I stayed at this hotel by Expedia's "blind hotel by price". At first I was elated by the $72 all in price, I was quickly scared after looking at the reviews. The lowdown: guest services was gruff and hapless. bob grumbled when don gave us a room on the 6th floor with a king bed because of what...

Thank wanderingwen

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located in the heart of Point Loma near many great attractions. We have over 100 rooms some suites that have a Harbor View. We have Free WiFi and all the room amenities. Shuttle service and underground parking is available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Consulate Hotel

Address: 2901 Nimitz Blvd, San Diego, CA 92106-2321 (Formerly Quality Inn Airport SeaWorld Area)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $93 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Consulate Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Airport Seaworld Area Hotel San Diego
San Diego Quality Inn
Quality Inn San Diego
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“Check for Bed Bugs before you hit the bed”
 of 5 bubbles 174karthikm, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“doors making lot of noise”
 of 5 bubbles dianekirkpat, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Just keep going back to front desk and demand a better room. These people need to be shamed into doing their jobs.”
 of 5 bubbles resnyc, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“the higher the better, south side”
 of 5 bubbles 202joyk, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Nope, don't do it.”
 of 5 bubbles 406brittanys, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
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