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Urban Boutique Hotel

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Boutique hotel in Little Italy area of downtown.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Air conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Boutique
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
98Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
17Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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420Photos
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Close to everything, easy access from the airport with public transit, super friendly staff, nice and comfortable room, great healthy breakfast and really affordable. Will definitely come back on a future trip to San Diego.
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This hotel offers great personal service. The staff is friendly and very helpful. They were thorough with explainations of fees. Room fit my needs at great price.It had refrigerator microwave coffee & water. Breakfast was fresh and well above ordinary.
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Response from frankf541, General Manager at Urban Boutique Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you very much for staying with us. We know you have many choices and we truly appreciate your business. Nahum GM
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This is truly a little hidden gem right in the heart of Little Italy. I've truly have never experienced such incredible customer service from a boutique hotel before. I had a need for something and everyone from the front desk to the manager to the cleaning crew were very
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Response from frankf541, General Manager at Urban Boutique Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you so much for the kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your staycation. Nahum GM
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Beautiful weekend in Little Italy. The hotel was a perfect location. We could walk everywhere. Gas lamp district Balboa park. The zoo. Near all the great restaurants. The staff were all extremely friendly. We will definitely be back. The rooms we very clean and bed comfortable.
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Response from frankf541, General Manager at Urban Boutique Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
We look forward to being your home away from home. Nahum Jimenez GM
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This hotel fits the bill in every way. Excellent location in Little Italy for restaurants and market and especially to walk round the corner to the cruise terminal and bus to San Diego zoo. Comfortable room and bed and satisfying breakfast.Very helpful staff for advice on local
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Response from frankf541, General Manager at Urban Boutique Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you very much. Customers like you help a little hotel like ours to be successful. Nahum GM
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The Superior King Room at the Urban Boutique Hotel
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The Superior King Room at the Urban Boutique Hotel
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The Mini Queen Suite with Pull-Out Couch at the Urban Boutique Hotel
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The Mini Queen Suite with Pull-Out Couch at the Urban Boutique Hotel
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It's a hotel. There is a shower and toilet in a separate room, but some rooms have the sink in the main area. I have to say, it ended up being super convenient and useful!
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We walked with two toddlers in our wagon and it was no problem for us but we don't mind some walking. We cut across the tram station and it took us about 30 mins to get to the playground at the ferries.
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Do not book a room at Urban Boutique Hotel! I stayed there last weekend & it was THE WORST! The room was small & hideous, the bed was horribly uncomfortable & the towels were like sand paper. The worst part... they charged me $112 for "stained towels." DO NOT STAY HERE!
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Can you recommend the best place to park when staying here? Thanks :)
We took advantage of the lot provided by hotel. There is a very small lot just around the block from the hotel that fits 5-6 cars. They charge $20/night for the spot. If you mention that you will need parking for your stay, they will make a note in your reservation and provide you with a paper placard upon arrival to display on your dashboard. I don't recall seeing many other parking locations near the hotel, with the exception of street parking if you're lucky to find a spot.
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Not sure, but honestly we did not hear anything. The construction is happening during the day at reasonable hours, so if you are gone most of the day exploring the city and beautiful neighborhood that should not be an issue. Enjoy your stay and definitely enjoy a dinner at one of the amazing Italian restaurants right behind the hotel! :)
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"All the same, no bad rooms"
"Upgrade to king size bed room"
"Get the highest floor. Avoid room on 4th floor directly in front of the elevator."
"Ask for one away from the elevator at any hotel. No large crounds will gather in front of your room while waiting for the lift."
"Not a problem anywhere you are"
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PRICE RANGE
US$100 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Contessa
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan DiegoLittle ItalyDowntown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
55
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