comscore

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

One Market Place, San Diego, CA 92101
Hotel Class:
Check Prices
Been here

Tribes: Who likes this place?

Who Likes This Place?

What the scores mean:
These scores tell you how well-liked a place is in each Tribe. Gogobot Tribes are groups who share a certain travel style, like Family Travelers or History Buffs.

Which Gogobot Tribe do you belong to? Join now

  • 98%
    Business Travelers
  • 91%
    Luxury Travelers
  • 70%
    Family Travelers
  • 60%
    Adventure Travelers

Member Reviews (22)Write a review

Wellness
Sort by
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San DiegoPro 2014
    Member of
    Wellness
    Local Culture
    Budget Travelers
    + 4
    • Family Travelers
    • Foodies
    • Luxury Travelers
    • Trendsters

    The hotel has an ideal location in San Diego no matter your trip reason. The waterfront and bay view, Embarcadero, Gaslamp, the Convention Center and downtown itself only a few steps away. Give yourself a few more hours of sleeping and enjoy a classical breakfast in your room. Prices are not low, but the quality of room services are a plus Hyatt in SD. You should also give a try on their NY style cheesecake with strawberries!

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San DiegoPro 2014
    Member of
    Wellness
    Local Culture
    Outdoor Enthusiasts
    + 11
    • Budget Travelers
    • Business Travelers
    • Family Travelers
    • Foodies
    • Vegetarian
    • Luxury Travelers
    • History Buffs
    • Nightlife Lovers
    • Spiritual Seekers
    • Trendsters
    • Art & Design Lovers

    This Hotel has a great location in San Diego. It's at the edge of the water where the Naval Carriers rest, the Seaport Village shopping is right out the back door, it is next to the San DIego Convention Center, and the lively Gas Lamp Quarter is a block away.

    The hotel has 2 separate towers, both about 33 stories with 750+ rooms, separated by the regal main lobby, with its large horizontal atrium and marbled floors, more reminiscent of a European Cathedral than an American hotel.

    There is a large ballroom directly behind the check in desks for events. The check-in staff are mostly young, and many in my groups reservations were mixed up a bit. Each time there was a request to change the bookings, the staff would have to go to a back office, almost like a car dealership, to work it out before re-emerging with an answer.

    At the base of each tower are separate amenities, like restaurants, bars, seating areas. One lounge has a pool table.

    The rooms are average for hotels in this category, although there are no luxury type items, like bathrobes in the room. They are average in size, too.

    This hotel was built on old Naval property by the Manchester Financial Group, getting $230 million in funding back in 2001 to anchor the San Diego Convention Center complex, with the Marriott Hotel on the other side. Papa Doug Manchester is the head of the Financial and Development Group.

    The hotel has had international dignitaries stay here, and their are photos depicting this on the walls. The hotel was hit hard by the current recession, but they dropped their rates and aggressively booked sweetheart deals for convention groups. This hotel is easily over $200 a night, although I got a group convention rate of $189.

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    We had our work conference here and this hotel is just gorgeous! the parking situation is a bit tough since they only have Valet and it is not cheap! but from the lobby to the meeting rooms this hotel is amazing looking!

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    Grand lobby, nice hotel, perfect location and service. Get the room on high floor in Seaport tower with the harbor view. Seaport village and US Midway are right there

    Recommended for:Adventure TravelersBusiness Travelers
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San DiegoPro 2014
    Member of
    Local Culture
    Business Travelers
    Foodies
    + 3
    • Luxury Travelers
    • Trendsters
    • Art & Design Lovers

    This location of this hotel is unbeatable.
    It is in Downtown and attached to Seaport Village.
    If you are traveling with a family you should know that it is not a big resort hotel in fact it caters to a largely business and convention crowd.
    The rooms are large but are not as modern as some other Hyatt's
    The Sunday Brunch is a must if you are staying over a weekend.
    It is served outdoors on the back terrace facing the bay and is lovely.
    Also there is a rooftop bar that everyone flocks to at sunset for great cocktails and stunning views.
    Just go early because it fills up fast!

    Recommended for:Business TravelersFamily TravelersLuxury Travelers
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San DiegoAmbassadorPro 2014
    Member of
    Local Culture
    Outdoor Enthusiasts
    Backpackers
    + 2
    • Adventure Travelers
    • Nightlife Lovers

    I just drooled every minute I spent here. The beds are huge and soft, and swallow-you-up comfortable, which was a huge perk for me. And the hotel itself is huge, it's spacious, it's luxurious and yet tasteful, it's conveniently located, it's easily accessible...and the views are to die for. Especially in my room, on the 27th floor with a panoramic window, I could see everything from the distant San Diego mountains behind the city to the edges of Point Loma on the opposite side. Look straight down into Seaport Village, then ride the elevator (beware: it moves fast and always plugged my ears) down, step out the back door -- and you're already in the village, without taking another step. Or exit the grand front entrance and look all around you to choose from the Convention Center (a pleasant stroll away beneath palm trees), the Gaslamp Quarter, Horton Plaza, and a myriad of other choices. Bottom line: if you can get a deal, don't even second guess yourself - this is one fabulous hotel from all angles.

    Recommended for:Business TravelersLuxury Travelers
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Member of
    Outdoor Enthusiasts
    Budget Travelers
    Foodies
    Adventure Travelers

    I spent a weekend with some girlfriends here and it was great. Beautiful rooms and great location. The best part was the cocktail lounge upstairs - I don't know if there is a better place in San Diego to watch the sunset.

    Recommended for:Luxury Travelers
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    This is a beautiful hotel and I loved the fie pits out by the pool, we had a S'mores Party; they even sell the kits with roasting sticks in the deli!! Great place for families or singles.

    Recommended for:Family Travelers
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    The Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego in San Diego,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    Over looks San Diego Harbor beautiful views can see over to Coronado
    Island, the Coronado Bridge. Within walking distance to Seaport Village a quaint little village of Shops, Entertainment, Resturants You can buy fresh baked cookies and a Fresh Bakery all day long...........
    There is a Carousel with music you can ride.............................................................Makes a happy afternoon....

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Member of
    Outdoor Enthusiasts
    Business Travelers
    Family Travelers
    + 2
    • Foodies
    • Adventure Travelers

    I've not stayed in the hotel, as I'm a San Diegan, so can't comment on that aspect. What I can say is that the "Top of the Hyatt" bar (on the top floor) is one of the best places to hang out and watch the sunset over Pt. Loma and Coronado. Really can't beat it on a nice day (which are plentiful in SD).

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Member of
    Budget Travelers
    Family Travelers
    Adventure Travelers

    Very nice hotel. They upgraded my room with 180 degree view of down town San Diego. Highly recommended, although parking is a bit expensive.

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    Our Stay here was peaceful and Grand (just like the Hyatt) Staff -Top Notch Hotel - clean and top notch ... The View from our room was epic and we had a nice night on the town .

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    My husband and I stayed here for our 10th Anniversary and we loved the view from our room. It's best to pay a little extra for the corner view room because you get see the beautiful San Diego bay from all corner of the room.

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    One of my favorite hotels! Make sure you get dressed up and go to the top floor to the bar for incredible views of the city. Located right next to Seaport Village and walking distance to the Gaslamp

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Member of
    Budget Travelers
    Family Travelers

    Right next to Seaport Village, easy access to Gas Lamp quarter. The down side is we have to pay for parking. Other than that everything is perfect.

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Member of
    Local Culture
    Foodies
    History Buffs
    Adventure Travelers

    This hotel is huge and is right along the water. It is a short walk to the USS Midway, Horton Plaza, and to the Gaslamp District. The hotel itself has two pools (one warmer adult pool, and one larger family pool) . It is one of the favorite hotels for meetings & conventions.
    They have a bar called Top of the Hyatt, that is 40 stories up overlooking the harbor. The rooms arev ery cookie cutter and do not have a personality at all. They do have an empty fridge for you to store your own food and drinks. The rooms are in the $200+ range.

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

    IT WAS AN INCREDIBLE EXPERIENCE

    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(1)
    Report
  • Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
    Comment.
    Was this review helpful?(0)
    Report
Pick Dates for Best Prices:
Showing Lowest Prices(Avg. nightly price)

Description

This hotel is located close to the airport. Attractions in the neighborhood include Seaport Village, Aircraft Carrier Museum, and San Diego Convention Center. Other attractions include San Diego Zoo.

Features.
Dining options at Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego include 4 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness facility. The property's full service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services. This 4.0 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, secretarial services, and audio visual equipment. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas. This San Diego property has 125000 square feet of event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and exhibit space. Wedding services and tour/ticket assistance are available. Guest parking is available for a surcharge. Additional property amenities include a poolside bar, a coffee shop/café, and valet parking. This is a smoke free property.

Guestrooms.
There are 1,625 guestrooms at Manchester Grand

... read more
Hyatt San Diego. Guestrooms have city or water views. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Wireless and wired high speed Internet access is available for a surcharge; guestrooms also offer voice mail and complimentary newspapers. Televisions have pay movies. Air conditioned rooms also include desks, electronic check out, irons/ironing boards, and clock radios. Guests may request hypo allergenic bedding, extra towels/bedding, and wake up calls. A nightly turndown service and housekeeping are available. Cribs (infant beds) and rollaway beds are available on request.



Notifications:

  • This property welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.

OverviewEdit

4.0 out of 5
22 members' reviews
3,917 people visited Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Excellent! - 89% of guests recommend
  • Phone:

    +1-888-271-2681

Amenities:

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pets Allowed
  • Data Ports
  • Hair Dryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sauna
  • Voicemail
  • In-House Bar
  • Video Check Out
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Clothing Iron
  • In-House Dining
  • Wake Up Service
  • Family Rooms
  • Coffee & Tea Maker
  • Safe
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Handicap Accessible

Reviews Summary

Excellent!5427 reviews across the web.

  • Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
  • Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
  • Room
    98% thought the view was good.
  • Location
    96% liked the proximity to sightseeing.
  • Service
    94% found the staff to be very friendly.
  • Hotel
    84% thought it was clean.
  • Hotel Building
    80% enjoyed the lobby entrance.
  • Grounds
    Pool was lovely, according to 78%.

Nearby Hotels

Marriott Marina San Diego
Marriott Marina San Diego
Avg. rating:
24 reviews
The US Grant
The US Grant
Avg. rating:
19 reviews
View all Nearby Hotels

Nearby Attractions

Seaport Village
Seaport Village
Avg. rating:
127 reviews
Top of the Hyatt
Top of the Hyatt
Avg. rating:
27 reviews
Embarcadero Park South
Embarcadero Park South
Avg. rating:
8 reviews
View all Nearby Attractions

Nearby Restaurants

Marina Kitchen
Marina Kitchen
Avg. rating:
24 reviews
Roy's San Diego Waterfront
Roy's San Diego Waterfront
Avg. rating:
2 reviews
San Diego Burger Co
San Diego Burger Co
Avg. rating:
2 reviews
View all Nearby Restaurants