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Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town

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Hagerstown, Maryland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Same standard as other Failrfield Inn hotels except no all day coffee or hot drinks at the lobby. Room size is decent for one or two persons. You don't have to park at their garage. You can park on the street if you can find a spot. I did not have any problems for my four nights stay.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was here on a business trip training class held at this hotel for 4 days. I DID NOT STAY in a room here. Since I collected points for a different hotel I stayed within walking distance, but I did spend significant time in this hotel. We held a training class in the meeting room and ate lunch here every...

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Haltom City, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a quick trip to San Diego and I must say we picked the best spot. This hotel is situated right in Old Town, where there is authentic food, drinks and tons of history. The staff here is the friendliest we've ever seen in California...anywhere is California. Check in was quick and the three...

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Kellyhoward2010 - Thank you so much for the kind review - it's clear that you thoroughly enjoyed your vacation with your husband. Happy to hear that we were always able to get you pointed in the right direction and provided some great recommendations for you. San Diego definitely has a lot to offer and with the hotel being centrally located...

Essex, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting a place for a few nights what do you really need! This is a great place just for that. Very close to the airport but could not hear the planes. Walking distance to old town where we had a couple good meals and quaint place to walk around. Centrally located to the highways to get anyplace you want...

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Lxrxaxcx - Thank you for the wonderful play by play of the youth at our complimentary breakfast. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the free entertainment throughout your stay. Thank you for shouting out the outstanding job our breakfast attendant Denise does, she certainly know how to keep our guest happy and full! Thank you again for choosing to...

Brewster, New York
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I had to book this hotel at the last minute after an awful and unsafe experience at another hotel. Mara at the front desk was sweet and understanding and did all she could to make up for our terrible experience the night before. The hotel is clean and safe, breakfast is fresh and delicious and the staff goes out of...

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this property during Thanksgiving week and we had a great experience. I read a lot of the other reviews and I am surprised by some of the negative ones. First, I feel it is a very safe hotel. There is plenty of lighting below in the underground parking area. The parking area is pretty tight for larger...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 November 2016

As a long-time Marriott customer with elite status, I try to stay on their properties whenever I am traveling. With a quick overnight business trip to San Diego, I made a last-minute reservation and my usual location was booked. TripAdvisor reviews were acceptable for this location and I booked my stay. After nearly a month of emails with the property...

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Jolene B, Front Office Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. Safety is a top concern to us here at the Fairfield Inn & Suites, and I am so sorry you did not feel safe while you were here on property. Your feedback was well received and I am working with the Chief Engineer on many opportunities to make all of guests feel more...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This place is ok, but not really worth the $200 a night we paid. The room is basic business style room, we did get a balcony as booked. The balcony doesn't have furniture to sit on. There isn't any complimentary water which I would expect for the price. Air con worked well. Reception staff were helpful but housekeeping not great....

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La Mirada
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This was the first time we had stayed at a Fairfield Inn Hotel and we were pleasantly surprized by the accommodations. We used Marriott Reward Points for our 3 nite stay and we had a nice comfortable bed and clean room with free breakfast in the morning in the dining room. We were in Old Town so we were able...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My parents, husband and I absolutely loved our time in this hotel. The staff were lovely & friendly and helped us make attraction bookings etc. Free breakfast was tasty & plentiful. Our rooms were a good size, clean & modern. The laundry room was a great facility to offer. Both machines were cheap to operate & fast. Great to leave...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away in the culture and history of Old Town, this charming Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott San Diego Old Town provides the traveler with an escape from reality and the opportunity to experience the true birth place of California. Inspired by a historic Spanish Mission, this San Diego hotel provides refreshing accommodations with Marriott’s renowned service at an excellent value. We provide you with just what you need, and skip what you don't, so travel is easy and productive. Take advantage of our complimentary breakfast in our breakfast room or under our covered patio. Our convenient location provides you easy access to the Convention Center, San Diego Gaslamp, Qualcomm Stadium, Petco Park and over 70 miles of San Diego's most famed beaches. Experience something new in Old Town- Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town

Address: 3900 Old Town Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2904 (Formerly Mission Inn Old Town)
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: £116 - £210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town 2.5*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town Hotel San Diego
Fairfield Inn And Suites San Diego Old Town
Holiday Inn Old Town
Holiday Inn San Diego
San Diego Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#32 Green Hotel in San Diego
#42 Family Hotel in San Diego
#65 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“I did not stay in a room here.”
 of 5 bubbles richardpH3911FZ, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you know the nearest elevator to an upper floor room. Hard to access along "bridges" between building.”
 of 5 bubbles SoCal_WorldTraveler7, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a top level floor not facing the street”
 of 5 bubbles TravelerLaMirada, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms a little nosier due to the pool and people opting to eat breakfast outside. Fine if up early and out & about in the day.”
 of 5 bubbles Carey37, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get an upper lever room with a balcony view.”
 of 5 bubbles donaldbP81HE, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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