Hotel In Downtown San Diego, CA - Best Western Plus Bayside


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555 W Ash Street
San Diego, California 92101-3414
United States


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Hotel Overview

At Best Western Plus Bayside Inn we offer convenience with comfort and amazing service! Located in the heart of downtown San Diego just three blocks from the harbor and a block from Little Italy, our proximity to all downtown has to offer is perfect for site seeing or weekend getaways.

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Many of our guests tell us they return year after year for the extraordinary service and incredible location. Guests can walk to the harbor to explore all of the maritime museums, the Midway and Seaport Village. A little further walk can take you to the Gas Lamp District or Petco Park. Guests visiting local attraction including the San Diego Zoo®, SeaWorld® and Balboa Park will find convenient transportation nearby.

A great way to start the day is at our Bayside Bar & Grill Restaurant by taking advantage of our complimentary breakfast buffet which includes a variety of hot and cold items. We also include complimentary Wi-Fi and shuttle service for the airport and cruise terminal.

Our spacious guest rooms offer spectacular views of the Bay or the downtown San Diego skyline! All of our rooms include: balconies for you to relax in the refreshing San Diego harbor breeze, plush pillow top beds, refrigerators to store perishables, laptop sized safes for valuables and microwaves.

On-site covered parking is only $18 per night.

Our recent 1.5 million dollar renovation features our new lobby with: contemporary modern décor which provides our guests with an ample amount of comfortable seating, docking stations for electronic devices, and our modernized business center. Two additional amenities: an on-site fitness center with state of the art equipment and a convenient sundries area. Our pool and Jacuzzi® area has also been enhanced with an ample amount of our new comfortable woven modular deep seating and lounge chairs.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“A New Believer”
By Cincybearcatfan
Cincinnati on 16-Feb-18

I haven't stayed in a Best Western for several decades - back in the early 80's when traveling to see my grandparents with my parents. This chain wasn't the best of chains - at least the one I...

“Great location”
By MusikSkulDropout
Anderson on 11-Feb-18

Conveniently located for public transportation, great food (think Little Italy), nearby drug store and grocery. Clean, good-sized rooms and very helpful staff. It's hard to be in a bad mood in Sunny...

“Great location and value!”
By Jon N
Omaha on 11-Feb-18

The Bayside Inn is within easy walking distance of the harbor, Gas Lamp district, and Little Italy. This was our first vacation in San Diego, and the front desk staff were so friendly and helpful...

“Good for the early birds or heavy sleepers!!”
By Rita S
Stockport, United Kingdom on 10-Feb-18

We stayed 2 nights here after we got off the cruise ship. Really nice hotel, modern, comfortable beds, large clean rooms. The complimentary breakfast was in a diner next door and was very good...

“Very good, can't go wrong”
By Redleg4
Missouri on 09-Feb-18

I normally avoid staying at Best Western's due to inconsistent quality from property to property. I decided to give this one a chance as it was $50 to $100 cheaper than similar hotels in the...


Hotel Amenities


  • Restaurant on-site
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Airport courtesy shuttle available From 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Please call the hotel directly at 619-233-7500 upon arrival once you have collected your luggage. In order to assist all of our guests in the timeliest manner, we do not schedule pick-ups due to possible flight delays.
  • Outdoor pool, heated
  • Complimentary full breakfast, our complimentary buffet offers a great variety including: "Build Your Own Breakfast" items, eggs, ham or sausage, potatoes, rice, pastries, cereals, fresh fruit, oatmeal, yogurt, juices and Gluten Free items
  • Cocktail lounge, our Bayside Bar & Grill is open for dinner weekdays from 5-9pm. Have a craving for a classic American dinner? Our head chef Tony Alatorre has created updated, yet classic American dishes & our specials are some of the best deals in the area!
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Elevator
  • Paid parking, 18.00 USD fee per night, on-site garage covered parking with in and out privileges
  • Business center, new computer with fax, copy and printer
  • Fax services
  • Poolside services, food & beverage service
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Hot tub
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Exercise facility Open from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Includes multi use machine, bike, elliptical, treadmill, exercise ball, yoga mats, tv, air conditioning, complimentary water, and high-speed wireless internet
  • Interior corridor
  • Computer modem hook ups
  • Multilingual staff, English, Japanese, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Porterage/bell services Bell service available 7am to 11pm daily
  • Safe deposit box All rooms have electronic safes
  • Doctor on call
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Photocopy machine
  • Courier
  • Mail services
  • Banquet facilities
  • Catering
  • Print boarding passes 24-hours a day
  • Convenience store/Sundry -Our sundries area offers a variety of convenience. Need a quick meal…? Grab a frozen meal from our freezer section and add on some yummy snacks and beverages. Treat yourself to some ice-cream or candy. Newspapers, alcohol and travel size items.
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged services Shower bench
  • Hearing impaired services TDD phone
  • Physically challenged facilities ramps, grab bars, roll-in showers
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged, first floor 18.00 USD fee per night
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Local shuttle Our complimentary shuttle service is based on availability and includes: Airport, Cruise Terminal & Train Station Pick-Ups/Drop-Offs. Our shuttle hours are from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Please call the hotel directly at 619-233-7500 upon arrival.
  • Garage parking, 24-hours, 18.00 USD fee per day
  • Complimentary high-speed wireless internet throughout hotel and restaurant
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Dry cleaning

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
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  • Private balconies overlooking San Diego Bay or San Diego skyline

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  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available Our ADA rooms have 5 foot turn around bathrooms, grab bars, a lowered eye-hole, some have shower-tub and some have a roll in shower. Hearing and visual aids available upon request.
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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