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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was in a convenient location for a base and had plenty of parking. The towels and sheets were clean, the shower had hot water, so all good if your just wanting an overnights stay. I wouldn't recommend anything longer, it's very noisy at night. The woman on reception is just awful, with absolutely no people skills. Not the...

1Thank 5harron
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got upgraded to a family room free of charge. Not the nicest area but we didn't care because we hardly were there. We were able to fit in 2 more of our friends thanks to the upgrade. Room was alright. Bathroom sucked.

Thank Matthew B
San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots and lots of cockroaches in the rooms. Unapologetic and unfriendly staff. Dirty bathrooms and dust covered rooms. Structurally unsound building. Wanted to be reimbursed for my hour long stay that was supposed to be 2 days still waiting for my money back from trip advisor

Thank maxjelee90
Red Lodge, Montana
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Not the shiniest penny, but still worked fine. Spent 6 nights, great rate,close to airport and MCRD ,beach's. Beds good,shower good,ac good. No coffee in room but IHOP next door.Basic ,clean accommodations.Freindly and accommodating staff. Not best part of town but had no issues.

Thank jojomontana
San Diego, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The room was very outdated, but clean. The only problem I experienced was checking out. They didn't want to give me a receipt. They said I had booked with Expedia when I actually booked with booking.com. she needed to check my room before I could get my receipt. After she looked at my room, she tried to print a receipt...

Thank leannbaukol
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I like this place. I go often because it's small simple laundry works parking under overhang staff is polite. Rooms not new but not overly old. Very good bed good TV. Great bathroom. Fridge microwave. Not going to say your girlfriend will love it.. If your on a vacation to expierence greatness then spend three times more on another hotel....

Thank Joe b
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I made the mistake of staying here with my service dog! My first warning should have been when the desk help reacted negatively when he saw my service dog and in a rather snotty tone told me that I would be charged if the dog made a mess. I checked out the next day after no problems only to find...

Thank Kenny C
Reviewed 31 August 2016

So, this is not a motel that I would have ever booked. However, my friends and I were in SD for a quick night and one of my friends was in charge of finding a place to stay. We are definitely budget travelers and the Bay Inn was cheap and conveniently located for our plans. When we pulled in to...

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The location is within 3 miles of the I-5 and 805 freeways. There are numerous shops and food choices in the immediate area, restaurants, fast food abound. Target and a shopping center including a Ross and Ralphs (grocery store) plus a variety of eateries is located across the street, very convenient if you arrive and find you need different or...

Thank Cynthera
Riverside, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This establishment was so gross. I was relived that I brought cleaning tools along. I wiped down the bathroom and sink area, and it was apparent no one had cleaned the area before we checked in. There was hair, toothpaste, and dirt found upon my quick clean up turned long. The room had a run down appearance and service was...

Thank jennipooh3

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bay Inn and Suites SeaWorld San Diego is a 46-room hotel located just one mile from SeaWorld San Diego, Old Town the San Diego Sports Arena and minutes from San Diego's most popular Beaches and Attractions! We offer special Discounted Room Rates for Military Personnel and their families. Call the hotel directly for our Best Rate Guaranteed! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Inn and Suites

Address: 3325 Midway Drive, San Diego, CA 92110
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $86 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bay Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Bay Hotel San Diego
Bay Motel San Diego
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“Rooms on the south side are away from the street. We didn't hear any street traffic noises.”
Cynthera, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double rooms are in the back of the hotel, all singles are in the front”
503aliciaj, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“got charged for "blood stains" on the sheets....never happened....rip off 40$”
tomcN1196HX, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“small, worn room”
elaine278, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Choose a different hotel, but if you are coming her to just sleep for 8 hours, then this may be ok”
649jackiew, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
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