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BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn
Ranked #58 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
Coolidge, United States
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

The remote don't work too good and there's no elevator access the parking garage and for what you pay for the room...you should get FREE Parking! Other than that, this is a good hotel, esp., the Bayside view!

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Julie E
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Dear Julie E,

Thank you for your review and for staying with us at the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn during your trip to San Diego. My apologies that the lower level parking was not available for your use and that the remote was not working as well as it should have. We are grateful for your detailed feedback that will allow us the opportunity to see our hotel experience through the eyes of our guests and know where to focus our efforts to exceed the expectations of all of our guests. Thank you for taking time to provide an informative review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and our beautiful view of the San Diego Bay.

Best Regards,

Grace Gerzen
Guest Relations Manager
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Rochester, New York, Usa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Good location. Friendly and helpful staff. Free shuttle to and from airport. very nice breakfast complimentary. You have a nice view from all side but I would ask for the Bay view if only for the sunsets. I will go back!!!

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Green Features: Very friendly. Recycle bin, choose to not have your bed linen and towels not replaced every day!!!
  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank Sandy K
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Dear Sandy K,
Thank you for taking time to share your experience while staying with us at the Best Western Bayside Inn. We take pride in being convenient and accommodating and are please you liked; our location, shuttle service and breakfast. We look forward to having you as our guest again!


Best Regards,

Grace Gerzen
Guest Relations Manager
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Fresno, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

Upon arrival with our family, the staff was so kind to make sure the whole family was on the same floor. They were very friendly and helped us with all our needs. The staff in the restaurant were very nice and the breakfast was very good.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Denise C
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tlwickens, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 1 June 2014
Thank you for taking time to write a review on your recent stay over the holiday weekend. We appreicate all who take time to let us know what you think, how your stay was and if you enjoyed San Diego.
T. Wickens, GM
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Providence, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014

I stayed for two nights in this extremely well-located hotel. The breakfast included was varied and yummy. The rooms were clean and beds very comfortable. We enjoyed the pool area and hot tub as well. I highly recommend.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled on business
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1 Thank Ariana W
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Dear Ariana W,
Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn during your trip to San Diego and for taking time to share your experience. We strive to exceed the expectations of our guests and are please to see that you enjoyed our location, breakfast, and the care our housekeeping team takes when cleaning and maintaining our hotel. Thank you for your high recommendation!

Best Regards,

Grace Gerzen
Guest Relations Manager
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Stratford, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights after a Panama Canal cruise. Location was very good. Could walk to the "Midway' and to Little Italy to catch the tour trolley and to have great meals int the restaurants in Little Italy. The staff was very friendly. Totally enjoyed it.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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4 Thank Judy B
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 6 June 2014
Dear Judy B,
We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn. Thank you for taking time to review your stay and our proximity to attractions like the Midway and Little Italy. Our team takes great pride in the service provided and we thank you for sharing about the friendliness of our staff. We look forward to accommodating you again should you choose to vacation in San Diego or perhaps take another cruise docking in the nearby terminal.

Best Regards,
Grace Gerzen
Guest Services Manager
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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014

not a bad place, but not so great, tiny parking garage, room cold water did not work, a/c was left off, had to cool down ourselves. fridge not on either. wi fi was really good. could walk to the beach from room in less than 10 mins. restaurant was not that great. it ok for a close to beach place and good view if you get that side, but some tall buildings did block some of it.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank arthurc0
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Dear arthurc0,

Thank you for taking time to provide us with detailed feedback that will allow us the opportunity to focus our efforts and achieve our goal to exceed the expectations of all of our guests. My apologies for the lack of cold water, our maintenance team has been informed to investigate this and we thank you for bringing this to our attention. We do strive to meet our goals as a green property with energy saving strategies and I apologize for any inconvenience this caused in regards to the refrigerator and air conditioning being off while not in use. Thank you for staying with us at the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn during your trip to San Diego and for sharing about our convenient location to the water and our bay views.

Best Regards,

Grace Gerzen
Guest Relations Manager
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Montreal, Canada
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50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2014

I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights in april 2014. The hotel was well located. 15 minutes walking distance to the seaport village. They have some souvenirs shops, restaurants and museum. The airline that we took didnt have our luggage. The hotel call our room as soon as they arrive and offer to come and bring them to the room. Really good staff.
You have coupon to go eat your breakfeast at the grill. You need to pass from the outside to go. They have toast, eggs, cereals, yogourt, ham, sausage pancake, fruits.....
The hotel is also really close to the famous san diego zoo and from seaworld.
If you have to take the plane it is also really close to the airport and they offer shuttle service.
If i go back to san diego i will go back to this hotel.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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2 Thank windfl0wer4576
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tlwickens, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Dear windfl0wer4576,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Best Western Plus Bayside Inn during your trip to San Diego from Montreal, Canada. It is heartwarming to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for sharing your experience about the ease of our location and about our “really good staff”. We look forward to welcoming you on a return stay if you do come back to San Diego.

Best Regards,
Grace Gerzen
Guest Relations Manager
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Property: BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn
Address: 555 W Ash St, San Diego, CA 92101-3414
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Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#70 Family Hotel in San Diego
#73 Business Hotel in San Diego
#75 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 120
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Best Western Plus Bayside Inn is located in the heart of downtown San Diego, perfect for site seeing or business trips. Our proximity to Little Italy offers guests easy access to amazing dining and breweries from award winning chefs. Guests can easily walk to shopping and dining at the nearby harbor area including Seaport Village & The Headquarters. Those that love to explore and site see find our central location to many local museums and attractions, like the World Famous San Diego Zoo(R) and the Midway Museum very convenient. In addition to our complimentary services, like a daily breakfast buffet, shuttle service and WI-FI, guests may take advantage of some of our new and enhanced amenities from our 2015 first floor remodel. The beautiful outdoor pool and hot tub area with woven modular lounge seating is great for evenings with friends, family time or just relaxing. The new onsite fitness room is perfect for an invigorating work out. We also added a fantastic Sundries area with snacks, small meals and beverages for the convenience of our guests. ... more   less 
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