Horton Grand Hotel - San Diego

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311 Island Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101  show map
 3 stars
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Horton Grand Hotel - San Diego

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The three-star Horton Grand Hotel is perfectly placed in the center of San Diego, within easy reach from all of the downtown attractions.

This historic 1886 year building comprises spacious meeting facilities and beautiful courtyard.

The well-decorate 132 guest rooms are equipped with microwave and fireplace.

The on-site bar serves selection of local dishes and refreshing cocktails.

San Diego Santa Fe Railway Station is only 1.3km away.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   132.

Rooms

All accommodations are elegantly decorated in attractive Victorian style, wooden furniture with hand carved armoires, gas-burning marble-framed fireplace and wireless high-speed internet connection.

Guest Rooms feature private balcony overlooking New Orleans style open-air courtyard, flat-screen cable TV, direct dial telephone with voicemail, spacious work desk and chair.

Grand Rooms comprise king size bed, sitting area with one queen sofa bed, wet bar with microwave oven, small kitchenette and dining table.

Dining options

The Palace Bar offers calm and relaxing atmosphere to savor wide range of beverages, cocktails and light meals.

Services

The property offers few flexible meeting venues and open-air courtyard for up to 300 people equipped with projectors, screens and white board.

Wi-Fi internet connection is available in all public areas.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 38 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Water Sports
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor
  • Fireplace in room

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

311 Island Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101

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City Center
  • San Diego
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
    3300 ft
  • Coaster Santa Fe Station
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    132

Rooms and availability

All accommodations are elegantly decorated in attractive Victorian style, wooden furniture with hand carved armoires, gas-burning marble-framed fireplace and wireless high-speed internet connection.

Guest Rooms feature private balcony overlooking New Orleans style open-air courtyard, flat-screen cable TV, direct dial telephone with voicemail, spacious work desk and chair.

Grand Rooms comprise king size bed, sitting area with one queen sofa bed, wet bar with microwave oven, small kitchenette and dining table.

Horton Grand Hotel Standard RoomHorton Grand Hotel Standard Room
Standard Room
Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds
Size: 595 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Delightfully appointed room with Victorian style furniture, hand crafted antiques, cozy fireplace. The room offers a Queen-size bed, work space, bathroom with modern conveniences.

Room facilities
    Horton Grand Hotel Standard RoomHorton Grand Hotel Standard Room
    Standard Room
    Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds
    Size: 595 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Delightfully appointed room with Victorian style furniture, hand crafted antiques, cozy fireplace, private balcony. The room offers a King-size bed, work space, bathroom with modern conveniences.

    Room facilities
      Horton Grand Hotel Standard RoomHorton Grand Hotel Standard Room
      Standard Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds
      Size: 595 sq. feet
      Check Prices
      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Delightfully appointed room with Victorian style furniture, hand crafted antiques, cozy fireplace. The room offers two Queen-size beds, work space, bathroom with modern conveniences.

      Room facilities
        Horton Grand Hotel Grand RoomHorton Grand Hotel Grand Room
        Grand Room
        Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds
        Size: 595 sq. feet
        Check Prices
        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Very spacious room with a King size bed in bedroom, sitting area with sofa bed. The room features Victorian style furniture with hand carved armoires, marble-framed fireplace, dining area, wet bar with basic facilities.

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Horton Grand Hotel - San Diego San Diego location
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          Hotel Address:

          311 Island Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101

          Get directions
          City Center
          • San Diego
            2300 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
            3300 ft
          • Coaster Santa Fe Station
            4000 ft
          • Bus stop
            700 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            132

          Horton Grand Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          City Center is only 600m away.

          Balboa Theatre is about 450m away.

          Balboa Park, a public park and golf course is 3.3km away.

          San Diego Zoo, the world famous zoo is about 4.7km away.

          Tourist attractions

          • San Diego Seaport Village - 1700 ft
          • San Diego Burger CO - 1700 ft

          Popular areas

          • Gaslamp District - 400 ft
          • Downtown San Diego - 1000 ft
          • Gaslamp Quarter - 1000 ft

          Convention centers

          • San Diego Convention Center - 1000 ft

          Sport related

          • Balboa Theatre - 1400 ft
          • Petco Park - 1700 ft
          • Spreckels Theatre - 2000 ft
          • 4th and B - 2700 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Horton Plaza - 1000 ft

          Amusement

          • Haunted Hotel - 400 ft
          • Frightmare on Market Street - 400 ft
          • Time Out Family Amusement Ctr - 1700 ft

          Museums

          • William Heath Davis Historical - 400 ft
          • Philippine Library and Museum - 400 ft
          • San Diego Chinese Historical - 400 ft
          • San Diego Police Historical - 700 ft
          • Children's Museum of San Diego - 1000 ft
          • Four Winds Kiva Gallery - 1400 ft
          • San Diego Archaeological Ctr - 2000 ft

          Halls

          • Culy Building - 1000 ft
          • Spreckels Organ Pavilion - 2000 ft
          • Fourth and B Concerts and Special - 2700 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • Arts College Intl - 1400 ft
          • Neil Dymott Perkins Brown - 2000 ft
          • Fashion Institute of Design - 2000 ft
          • New School of Architecture - 2700 ft

          Air business related

          • San Diego Air Commerce Ctr - 2700 ft

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Va San Diego Healthcare System - 2300 ft

          Local Attractions

          • Spreckels Park - 1.6 mi
            Orange Ave btwn 6th & 7th Sts, Coronado
          • Silver Strand State Beach - 5.3 mi
            5000 Hwy 75, Coronado
          • Lake Murray - 8.5 mi
            5540 Kiowa Drive, La Mesa
          • Coronado Municipal Beach - 2.5 mi
            Silver Strand Blvd, Coronado
          • Living Coast Discovery Center - 5.7 mi
            1000 Gunpowder Point Drive, Chula Vista

          Getting there.

          San Diego International Airport is about 5.2km away.

          By car head west on Airport Terminal Road, keep right at the fork, turn left onto N Harbor Drive, take left onto N Harbor Drive, turn right to stay on N Harbor Drive, take left onto W Market Street, turn right onto the 1st Avenue and turn left onto Island Avenue.

          Getting around.

          San Diego Old Town Railway Station is about 7.1km away.

          San Diego Greyhound Bus Terminal is 850m away.

          San Diego Santa Fe Railway Station is 1.3km away.

          Market Street/4th Avenue bus stop is 200m away.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            132
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          Horton Grand Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Horton Grand Hotel

          Individual guest reviews

          • Couple
            7.4

            Location was very good. Lobby restrunt was very good. Staff was fantastic and overall the condition of the hotel was good. Old well kept peice of history

            The add said wifi, but it didn't say it costs extra and was supported by a 3rd party. Thats not really Hotel wifi. They also state that there is parking. But they fail to state it will cost you 25$ on top of your room cost. Little things like this will keep me from staying at this hotel again. Advertisement should be up front and honest.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            This is a really lovely, well kept historic hotel. We enjoyed our stay. The hotel is very quiet despite being in gastown. We also didn't get the noise of the trolley cars. We were within 2 blocks of the convention center. There were so many great restaurants nearby and shopping.

          • Single
            9.0

            Location was perfect and the room was clean and comfortable.

            The Internet at the hotel was expensive, but that was not a problem since there is a Starbucks with free wi-fi right there at the corner. The only thing that disturbed me was the music they played at the corridors all night long - my room was next to one of the speakers and that was a little annoying.

          • Single
            9.6

            Staff. Antiques. Room.

            No access to beverages or food in the evening.

          • Family with children
            5.4

            The bed was comfortable. It was next to the gas lamp quarter which is central for the restaurants and nightclubs and easily accessible to mass transit.

            When we arrived the person at the front counter asked if I had reserved a room with two beds and I said I thought so. The person just said m-m-- m with lips pressed together. Didn't offer to check if there was on available, didn't just said nope you didn'T. There were two people at the front desk, neither greeted us as we walked up and even when we got to the front counter no one smiled, no one said hello. The room did not have a microwave, a coffee maker, or refrigerator.

          • Couple
            9.2

            Antique hotel. Very cute. Had a comfortable bed, room was small. Great location.

            Small rooms. Torn towels. No parking. Had to park in structure across the street.

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            For the money it was nothing special. The "fireplace" was lame. The "historical" aspect of the hotel is overplayed as in fact it is fairly new.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            great service, great history

            air conditioner pre-set. was FREEZING. had to turn off air completely to not freeze, but then was too warm

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            1. Liked how a 19th century hotel has been preserved and upgraded. 2. Enjoyed dining in the outdoor patio. 3. Located in the Gaslamp District. 4. Easy walk to Convention Center, trolly tracks and Coronado ferry.

          • Single
            9.0

            I like the historical part of it!! Many beautiful antique pictures of long ago! Loved the antique-style furniture and bathroom!! So quaint and wonderful!!!!

            I was on 2nd floor and had forgotten my ear plugs so heard people from the street late at night and also footsteps on the floor above me.

          • Single
            8.8

            A hotel with a distinctive character.Very comfortable rooms and interesting decor.Close to downtown San Diego and public transit to the beaches and the trolly to Mexico.

          • Older travelers
            8.0

            Location to shopping and sightseeing, and the vintage historic design.

            Noise outside in the night from the nearby bars and nightclubs.

          • Couple
            2.4

            We were Very disappointed. For 309.00 it was pathetic. I would not recommend this hotel. It's old, smells like dead cigarettes, the bell man was the register, the car-hop, and the only one there at check-in. The accomadations were old, tatered, and smelled. The bed was saggy and disgusting.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Very comfortable ... Love the antiquics. Firmiliar happy face at check in. We've stayed there a few times before and enjoy coming back.

            No free. Internet You really need to provide it.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Staff wsa courteous and the entire hotel was very clean. Loved the decor of hotel.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Horton Grand Hotel - San Diego San Diego location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          311 Island Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101

          Get directions
          City Center
          • San Diego
            2300 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
            3300 ft
          • Coaster Santa Fe Station
            4000 ft
          • Bus stop
            700 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            132