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South San Francisco, California
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Most positively one of THE WORST hotels I have ever had the misfortune of staying at. DO NOT stay here if you can avoid it! When we got to the hotel, we parked in the small lot that they have behind the hotel before heading out to the harbor. When we got back after dinner, I got a call from... More 

Thank Gouri S
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Do not go to this hotel. It is horrible and filthy. The bathrooms stink and the beds (if you want to call it that) are lumpy. The carpet is disgusting and the owner is a thief. Beware! Stay away. There is no parking also.

Thank Knok2013

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1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent stay overall and I'll be back. Love the location and it was very clean with friendly staff. It in very handy to local attractions as well as close to bars and restaurants. I also like that it was located next to little Italy.

Thank Bryce K
Fremont, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 August 2016

For $200/night, felt like we had been violated. We came for SEAL graduation and The "hotel" was just nasty! It was old and dilapidated and the rooms were just dusty and gross. Our room had no shower curtain, the carpets are old and the bed sheets were questionable. Our bed was literally butted up against the door and the refrigerator... More 

1 Thank everzosa4fderm
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This is a basic hotel within walking distance to the harbor. The room was clean but there was some water damage to the walls in the bathroom and the blinds need a good dusting. It is a small room but you get what you pay for. The owner and his family are extremely nice and accommodating. We would not hesitate... More 

1 Thank April C
San Francisco, California
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528 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

There are only two good reasons to stay at this hotel - one is the location and the other is the free parking. The parking lot was very small and it was only one way so if you wanted to back out of the parking spot, you literally had to back out onto Grape St and hope that there were... More 

1 Thank BayAreaTraveler6338
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Our experience here at Harborview was pleasant. If your on a budget or need a quick getaway this is the place for.. Good location for downtown San Diego . Do not expect extras for the price. Parking is o.k. Hope you have compact. The mattress was just to hard. The a/c was a step above a fan...Overall this place has... More 

Thank Johnny V
Cranbrook, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2016

First of all we did not stay there... we paid for one night and left because she refused to let us off and I did not trust that she would not charge us for 3 nights if we left. She had our card number on the reservation. I walked in alone because my husband has chemical sensitivities and gets very... More 

Thank elainem203
Aurora, Colorado
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54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stayed there for a long weekend in February. We had noticed when getting home that my wife had lost something in the room. We called the hotel and the owners had told us that they had found the item in question. Ever since then they have been giving us the run around and have still not returned any calls.... More 

Thank anthony r
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

This hotel is the only one in town with free parking. There is an excellent view of the harbor, and one can walk a short distance to many bars and restaurants. We booked our reservation through Hotwire and they lied and told us there was self-service laundry here...upon telling us that there were not, and had never been any laundry... More 

Thank Daniel D

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This hotel is located in the Downtown district of San Diego on the corner of Columbia and Grape street next to "Little Italy". We are a limited service hotel. This hotel has an older look to it as the building itself was built in 1901 however it has been renovated, the rooms are updated and cozy as the bulding offers 42 rooms. We have Singles, Double and Suites. This hotel is undergoing a complete management change. You will enjoy the location as well as the price come stay with us at the Harborview Inn & Suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harborview Inn and Suites

Address: 550 W Grape St, San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: £51 - £414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harborview Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Ask for an upper floor. It should be quieter than the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles BayAreaTraveler6338, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Please take a room near the back traffic noise is constant”
 of 5 bubbles zboyaf, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“don't bother!”
 of 5 bubbles 190alyssac, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get a room not facing the parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles 930jayb, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“A couple of rooms have a small balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles lauraa824, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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