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Hilton San Diego Bayfront

1 Park Boulevard | San Diego, CA 92101-7897  [SEE MAP]San Diego, CA  [SEE ADDRESS]

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Well-suited for families thanks to pools and kid-friendly dining venues
Fees for Wi-Fi access and parking
In addition to its proximity to the convention center, Petco Park and the Gaslamp Quarter, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront wins guests over with scenic views of San Diego Bay. Similar to most Hilton properties, this hotel offers a host of amenities to make everyone happy, from business travelers to families. Rooms here are dressed in neutral decor and feature plasma-screen TVs, high-speed internet access and signature Serenity beds. The property also houses a fitness center, a pool and a full-service spa, as well as multiple in-house eateries and lounges. For those looking to see the city, the hotel concierge can help arrange guided sightseeing tours. In fact, for many recent guests, it was the Hilton's high level of customer service that will prompt them to book here again. Plus, members of Hilton's Honors rewards program can receive special perks here.
San Diego, CA
Hotel Class
Property Type
Hotel, 1190 rooms
Primary View
City center, Bay



  • 4.0Hotel Class
  • GOODCritic Rating


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Critic Reviews

Other Awards

  • AAA/CAA Four Diamond Awards 2019



Not your typical Hilton, this modern 30-story hotel overlooking San Diego Bay strives for a boutique feel.


The Hilton is modern inside and out, but the hotel's functional, bland interiors don't impress as much as its manicured grounds outside do.

Other Awards

  • AAA/CAA Four Diamond Awards 2019

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 6155 have reviewed the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, giving it a rating of 4, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 6155 reviews 4.0 (based on 6155 reviews)

Guest Rooms

The modern-style guest rooms have Hilton Serenity beds and bedding, large work desks, and 37-inch flat-screen TVs. Guest rooms are decorated in shades of beige and brown with blue accents, and offer views of the bay, city, port or Coronado Island.
  • $12.95 daily Wi-Fi access fee
  • Peter Thomas Roth bath amenities
  • In-room coffee maker and safe

Standard room size365 square feet

  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

The Hilton San Diego Bayfront is adjacent to the convention center and across the street from Petco Park. Situated right on the bay, the hotel offers a waterfront location within walking distance of Seaport Village shops and restaurants, as well as the Gaslamp Quarter’s bars and eateries. The hotel also is a short drive from SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo and Old Town.
  • Light rail station is about 2 miles from the hotel
  • Santa Fe Depot Station (access to Amtrak trains) is about a mile north of property
  • Located 4 miles south of San Diego International Airport
  • 24-hour valet parking ($50)
  • 24-hour self-parking ($35)
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car service

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping


Vela focuses on global cuisine while the FOX Sports Grill is more grounded in traditonal American gastronomy. The Odysea Lounge serves up artisinal cocktails and The Pool Club: A Siren’s Call not only offers drinks but also serves lights snacks. All drinking and dining options offer waterfront views of the bay.
  • Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt serves refreshing desserts
  • On-site Starbucks
  • Room service hours are 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Number of restaurants3

Cuisine TypesAmerican, Latin American

  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • free breakfast


The Hilton San Diego Bayfront's Poolside Oasis has a large saltwater main pool, surrounded by a sundeck with lounge chairs and Jacuzzis. For kids, there’s the Splash Zone with fountains, a waterslide, toys, and a child-sized lounge area.
  • The Pool Club: A Siren’s Call offers poolside food and beverages
  • Lap pool
  • Wading pool
  • Lazy river
  • Family pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Whirlpool/hot tub
  • Adults-only pool
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Poolside service
  • Waterslide
  • Deck chairs or cabanas
  • Pool bar


The hotel's Spa Aquazul offers a full range of services inspired by the sea. Spa treatments include massages, facials, men’s services, manicures and pedicures.
  • Spa hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Advance reservations required

Services offered:

  • Massage
  • Facial
  • Body Treatments (i.e. scrubs, wraps)
  • Salon services
  • Outdoor treatment area
  • Steam room
  • Sauna


The Hilton San Diego Bayfront has a variety of children's amenities including seasonal activities, video rentals and children's menus at the on-site eateries. The Splash Zone, located at the hotel's pool, includes a waterslide, fountains and toys.
  • Cribs and high chairs available
  • Hotel offers family packages
  • Kids Club
  • Free Kids Club
  • Fee for Kids Club
  • Cribs
  • High Chairs


The Hilton's on-site fitness center provides cardio and strength-training equipment. The property also offers direct access to biking, walking and rollerblading paths.
  • Fitness center hours are 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Guests can request personal training and fitness classes
  • Weight equipment
  • Cardio equipment
  • Yoga mats
  • Free fitness classes
  • Premium fitness classes (with fee)


Adjacent to San Diego's convention center, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront has 165,000 square feet of meeting and event space available for use. The hotel also offers a business center and has an on-site UPS Store.
  • 35 breakout rooms
  • Hotel can accommodate groups of up to 3,773

Number of meeting rooms35

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting and event planners available


The Hilton San Diego Bayfront is a pet-friendly hotel. The property welcomes pets up to 75 pounds.
  • $75 nonrefundable pet services fee
  • Pets allowed (with fee)
  • Dog walking
  • Pet-sitting


The Hilton San Diego Bayfront hosts weddings in its variety of indoor and outdoor spaces, including the 34,000-square-foot Sapphire Ballroom and the 10,000-square-foot Promenade Plaza.
  • Wedding packages available
  • On-site team of chefs can create customized menus for kosher and multicultural events

Maximum wedding guest capacity2000

  • Hotel hosts weddings
  • Outdoor space for weddings
  • Wedding planners available

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