Located in San Diego, 2 miles from San Diego Zoo and 2.3 miles from Balboa Park, Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast provides accommodations with free WiFi, air conditioning, a shared lounge and a garden.

The units come with hardwood floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a dining area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. Some units feature a seating area and/or a patio.

The bed and breakfast offers a continental or buffet breakfast.

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park is 2.7 miles from Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, while Maritime Museum of San Diego is 2.7 miles away. The nearest airport is San Diego International Airport, 3.7 miles from the accommodation.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 21, 2015

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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  • Price & availability for two senior adults starting 6/15/3021 for two months?

    Hello and thank you for the inquiry. We don't have a long term rate. I wish you all the best. Ann the Innkeeper at Hillcrest House B&B


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    Asked about: Deluxe Queen Room with Shower • Answered on May 23, 2021
  • Hello how is parking handled?

    Parking on site is first come first served. Parking in the neighborhood is always available. We park on the streets surrounding the B&B everynight. We would love to have you as our guest! Cheers, Ann the Innkeeper


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    Answered on May 2, 2021
  • Do you offer gluten free breakfast?

    Hello and thank you for your inquiry. Many guests ask this question. Yes, we do have alternative items for gluten-free diets. We would love to have you as our guest. Ann the Innkeeper


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    Answered on April 20, 2021
  • Good evening Ann. I have been searching for a place for me and my family to stay when we come down in June for a birthday vacation. Does your in allow for disabled & fluffy persons using mobility scooters? So far no luck and are trying to find a place that would fit us all. Thank you.

    Good morning. We would love to host your family vacation. We do have a 2 person maximum per guest room. How many in your party?


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    Answered on April 26, 2021
  • Hello, what is your nightly incidental charge?

    Hello, unlike hotels, we have a much more flexible rate plan, where there are NO incidental charges to your credit card. We would love to have you as our guest. Cheers, Ann the Innkeeper at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast, San Diego.


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    Answered on April 16, 2021
  • What and where is the parking? What is the options for breakfast- some comments weren`t too positive

    We have a off street parking space for each guest room, and it is FREE. We put out a expanded continental breakfast each morning, of which I do bake something special every day. You can see in detail on our site.


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    Answered on October 28, 2019
  • Do any of the rooms have a jacuzzi bath tub?

    Yes, the La Jolla Suite, and the Coronado Room have jacuzzi's at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast


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    Answered on February 16, 2021
  • Hello, if this entire home the rental? Just wanted to verify. Also if there a location I can see your reviews? Interested in booking. Thanks so much!

    Hillcrest Bungalow Vacation Rental has many reviews.


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    Asked about: Two-Bedroom House • Answered on April 20, 2021
  • I want the room with the jacuzzi. Which one would that be? King Size Bedroom?

    The La Jolla Suite is our most popular guest room


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    Asked about: Deluxe King Room • Answered on February 16, 2021
  • Is your bed and breakfast pet friendly? How much is pet fee per night ? My husband hasyoung onset Parkinsons we have an emotional support small dog .

    Hello, We have some rooms that are pet friendly. The downstairs rooms: Old Town Room, Balboa Room, Balboa B, and Coronado Rooms can accommodate pets. A one time fee $99 plus tax, is due at check in. Pets cannot be left alone in the guest rooms.


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    Answered on September 22, 2021
  • Is this the one with the bathtub/ jacuzzi?

    Hello, the description "Deluxe King Room" is not detailed enough for me to tell if it is the Balboa room or the La Jolla Suite here at Hillcrest House


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    Asked about: Deluxe King Room • Answered on May 19, 2020

Hosted by Ann the Innkeeper

Host Review Score 9.7
Ann the Innkeeper

Ann the Innkeeper

Hillcrest House is celebrating it's 15 Year Anniversary this year, and we are the recipient of numerous local, and international hospitality awards! Our location is the best. Walk one block to Restaurant Row where there are 100's of award winning restaurants, craft beer pubs, and boutique shopping

Hello, I'm Ann, owner and Innkeeper at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast. l love my guests and hip neighborhood of Hillcrest. I know all of the best places to see, eat, and visit here in San Diego Come and see why I am the "Guide to the Good Stuff"

Hillcrest is located in the "City Center" of San Diego. One block from the B&B are hundreds of Craft Brew Pubs, Bars, Restaurants, Bookstores, and Shopping. 10 minutes to the Airport, Balboa Park, Zoo, Gaslamp District, Beaches, Convention Center.

Languages spoken: English

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Broadway San Diego
    0.3 miles
  • San Diego Zoo
    1.1 miles
  • Old Globe Theatre
    1.3 miles
  • San Diego Museum of Man
    1.3 miles
  • California Tower
    1.3 miles
  • Fashion Valley Mall
    1.4 miles
  • Divisionary Theatre
    1.4 miles
  • The Prado San Diego
    1.5 miles
  • Natural History Museum
    1.5 miles
  • Balboa Park
    1.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
    1.9 miles
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego
    1.9 miles
  • San Diego - Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Station
    2.2 miles
  • University of San Diego
    2.2 miles
  • USS Midway Museum
    2.4 miles
  • SeaWorld San Diego
    3.6 miles
  • San Diego State University
    5.8 miles
  • Coronado Beach
    6.9 miles
  • La Jolla Cove
    9.5 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Coronado Beach
    4.4 miles
  • Ocean Beach
    4.5 miles
  • Crown Point Beach
    4.6 miles
  • Sail Bay Beach
    4.7 miles
  • Mission Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • San Diego International Airport
    2.2 miles
  • Tijuana International Airport
    18.3 miles
  • McClellan-Palomar Airport
    27 miles
How to get to Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast from San Diego International Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Public transit tickets
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
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Check-in

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

4:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

The Two-Bedroom House has a pet fee of USD 75 + tax per stay.

We don't have set business hours, and want to be on property to greet you with keys, so it is important that you do one of the following:

Regular Hosted Check In Time is 14:30, and Ends at 18:00.

If you are flying in, or coming by train, email us back the arrival time into San Diego, so we can estimate your approximate time of Check In. If you are driving in, please email me back to inform me you will be driving in. For guests driving in, Please Call The Day of Arrival, Prior to 12pm, to update us on your approximate time of Check In.

If you need special arrangements for a late Check In after 18:00, please email or call, and we will be happy to assist you. Early Check In's are never a problem. Just let us know what time you would like to arrive, and we will do my best to get your guest room prioritized and ready for your early Check In.

We look forward to having you as our guest!

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast

  • The prices at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Vacation Home
    • Studio

  • Check-in at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast is 2.5 miles from the center of San Diego.

  • Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Private Parking
      • Parking
      • Secure parking
      • Street parking
      • Free parking

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast by:

      • Taxi 10min

    • Guests staying at Hillcrest House Bed & Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet
      • À la carte