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Porto Vista Hotel

1835 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA 92101, United States
+1 619 544 0164

$112+

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7.3/10 Good
Based on 2,221 reviews
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  • 4.8
  • 4.2

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    Tucked in the heart of Little Italy, only four blocks from San Diego harbor, the Porto Vista Hotel offers a breezy gateway to everything the city has to offer. Whatever you’d like to do, see, taste, or try is only minutes from this hotel on the edge of Downtown San Diego.The quaint bistros, shops and art galleries of Little Italy are right outside our doors. A two-minute cab or trolley ride gets you to Petco Park and the vibrant Gaslamp nightlife district, Old Town San Diego, the museums of Balboa Park, and Qualcomm Stadium. As a truly unique choice among affordable hotels in San Diego the Porto Vista features impeccable service in a dynamic central location. Shuttle service is provided to nearby locations including Airport, Cruise Terminal, Convention Center, Amtrak, Gaslamp Quarter/Horton Plaza.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • ATM on-site
    • A/V equipment rental
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Free Internet
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Train station shuttle
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 2,221 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.4 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.4 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
    • 1.1 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
    • 0.4 "Horrible pool."
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    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 1,265 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.4 "Easily accessible by car, said 74%."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.3 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
      8.0 "80% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "For 65%, the rooms looked old."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
      2.3 "77% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.7 "83% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% thought it was too noisy."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
    • 0.3 "Horrible pool."
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    Overall Rating

    7.4 Good
    Based on 444 reviews
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.3 "Average amenities."
      5.2 "52% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 4.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
      4.2 "58% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.1 "For 59%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% thought it was too noisy."
      3.4 "66% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% complained about the bathroom."
      1.4 "86% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.6 "64% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall Rating

    5.5 Okay
    Based on 88 reviews
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
    • 8.0 "Food is delicious."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
    • 6.3 "Average value."
    • 5.8 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.4 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were small."
    • 4.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
      4.4 "56% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were small."
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    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 421 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
      8.0 "80% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.5 "Average value."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.6 "Beds were acceptable for 66%."
    • 4.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.6 "For 64%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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