$119 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Sep 15, 2014 Check-out: Sep 16, 2014

Town and Country Resort San Diego

3 stars
500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.4
out of 5
249 reviews
Quick Getaway

Well mannered staff throughout. Pool very well kept. The hotel was close to our children and that... See full review

  • NY Mother and Dad
  • Jul 11, 2014
exxcellent to relax and stay in

we had a really good experience in there, because it was very comfortable and relaxing place. See full review

  • jaipour
  • Jul 3, 2014
Historic resort offers meeting space and a relaxing getaway
Located in Mission Valley, the circa 1953 Town & Country Resort Hotel is the largest privately owned resort and convention center in San Diego. The property combines the very best attributes of two worlds. On one hand, it is located a brief trolley-ride from the restaurants, shopping and attractions in downtown San Diego. On the other hand, it is surrounded by picturesque open space adjacent to a 27-hole golf course. The resort boasts a day spa and outdoor pool complex to maximize relaxation. Two on-site restaurants serve many types of cuisine.
Highlights
  • Golf 27 holes at the neighboring Riverwalk Golf Course
  • Arrange massage treatments through the Bella Tosca Day Spa
  • On-property trolley stop for easy access into San Diego
  • Two on-site restaurants
Rooms

Town & Country Resort Hotel features 970 rooms, including more than 40 suites that vary in size and configuration, comprising two towers and a host of garden bungalows. Each room comes standard with a flat-screen TV, hair dryer, ironing board and in-room safe. Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet access are available (fees apply).

Features

The Town & Country Resort Hotel opened with great fanfare in 1953 and has been independently owned and operated ever since.

Today, all guests receive complimentary access to a pool complex that features three pools, as well as a modest on-site fitness center. The Bella Tosca Day Spa offers a variety of treatments seven days a week (fees apply). The hotel sits next to the 27-hole Riverwalk Golf Course and near many walking and jogging paths.

Two on-site restaurants serve very different types of cuisine. At Trellises Garden Grille, dishes are prepared in French and Californian style. Kelly's Steakhouse is a more traditional meat-and-potatoes type of place.

Transportation
  • San Diego Trolley (2 blocks)
  • MTS Bus (5 blocks)
  • San Diego International Airport (3 mi/5 km)
Attractions
  • Sea World (2 mi/3 km)
  • Old Town (3 mi/5 km)
  • San Diego Zoo (4 mi/7 km)
  • Petco Park (5 mi/9 km)
  • Qualcomm Stadium (5 mi/9 km)
  • Point Loma (6 mi/10 km)
Business
  • 24-hour business center
  • More than 200,000 square feet of meeting space
  • 41,000-square-foot Grand Hall and Plaza Pavilion
Policies and fees
  • Valet and self parking are available (fees apply)
  • Hotel services fee (inclusive of Wi-Fi, access nearby to fitness centre, local calls, bottled water, coffee and printer access) is $14 USD per room
  • Parking fee is $14 USD per day

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

Hotel Map

32.7631 -117.1683
Area served
San Diego, La Jolla, Mission Valley, Old Town, San Diego State, Sea World,Qualcomm
Nearby airports
San Diego International Airport
Area description
The Town and Country offers a resort style setting in a convenient central location only 10 minutes from all city sights, business districts and airport.

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Town and Country Resort San Diego Rooms

Traditional King
Traditional King room includes coffee makers, Remote control TV with cable movie channels, in-room pay movies, Voice mail, telephone with message light,Video account review and video check-out, Individual climate control, Electronic door locks with automatic deadbolt, Full bath amenities, Turn down available on request, Iron, ironing boards, AM/FM alarm clock radio, Hair dryer, Free weekday newspaper& High Speed Internet Access (charge).
Traditional Queen
Traditional Queen includes coffee makers, Remote control TV with cable movie channels, in-room pay movies, Voice mail, telephone with message light,Video account review and video check-out, Individual climate control, Electronic door locks with automatic deadbolt, Full bath amenities, Turn down available on request, Iron, ironing boards, AM/FM alarm clock radio & Hair dryer, Free weekday newspaper, High Speed Internet Access (charge).

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Outdoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Barber/Beauty shop
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Internet
WiFi
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Service dogs allowed
Service animals allowed
Accessible parking
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
Handicapped parking
Audible emergency alarm for sight impaired guest
Wheelchair accessible elevators
Visual emergency alarm for hearing impaired guest
Ramp access to buildings
Knock light (hearing impaired)
Brailled elevators

Nearby points of interest

  • Junipero Serra Museum: 1.5 mi
  • Heritage Park: 1.5 mi
  • Whaley House Museum: 1.7 mi
  • Old Town San Diego: 1.7 mi
  • Bazaar Del Mundo: 1.7 mi
  • Qualcomm Stadium: 1.9 mi
  • San Diego Museum of Art: 2.1 mi
  • San Diego Zoo: 2.2 mi
  • San Diego Museum of Man: 2.4 mi
  • Spanish Village Art Center: 2.4 mi
  • Timken Museum of Art: 2.4 mi
  • Casa De Balboa: 2.4 mi
  • Botanical Building: 2.5 mi
  • San Diego Natural History Museum: 2.5 mi
  • Fleet Space Theater and Science Center: 2.6 mi
  • Junipero Serra Museum: 1.5 mi
  • Heritage Park: 1.5 mi
  • Whaley House Museum: 1.7 mi
  • Old Town San Diego: 1.7 mi
  • Bazaar Del Mundo: 1.7 mi
  • Qualcomm Stadium: 1.9 mi
  • San Diego Museum of Art: 2.1 mi
  • San Diego Zoo: 2.2 mi
  • San Diego Museum of Man: 2.4 mi
  • Spanish Village Art Center: 2.4 mi
  • Timken Museum of Art: 2.4 mi
  • Casa De Balboa: 2.4 mi
  • Botanical Building: 2.5 mi
  • San Diego Natural History Museum: 2.5 mi
  • Fleet Space Theater and Science Center: 2.6 mi
  • San Diego Automotive Museum: 2.6 mi
  • San Diego Aerospace Museum: 2.7 mi
  • Firehouse Museum: 2.9 mi
  • Port of San Diego: 2.9 mi
  • Mission Bay Park: 3.3 mi
  • Sea World: 3.5 mi
  • Childrens Museum of San Diego: 3.7 mi
  • San Diego Convention Center: 3.9 mi
  • PETCO Park: 3.9 mi
  • Gaslamp Quarter: 3.9 mi
  • Hospitality Point: 3.9 mi
  • Family Fun Center: 4.7 mi
  • Pacific Beach: 4.8 mi
  • Belmont Park: 4.9 mi
  • Sunset Cliffs: 5.4 mi
  • Sorrento Valley: 8.9 mi
  • Chula Vista Nature Center: 9.4 mi
  • California Center For The Arts Museum: 24.9 mi
  • Legoland: 26.7 mi
  • Cox Arena: 2,117.3 mi

Dining

Sunshine Deli
When you're on the go, the Sunshine Deli keeps you on schedule with expresso, quick sandwiches or delicious salads. Open daily 7:00 a.m 7:000 pm Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Kelly's Steakhouse
Dinner & Cocktails Daily Prime Rib, Steaks & Chicken Early Diners Specials Outrageous Desserts Lively Piano Bar Kids Menu Available Join us for Prime Rib Tuesday! Prime Rib dinner special from $14.95. Open for dinner.
Terrace Cafe
Enjoy the casual Terrace Cafe where dining is convenient and satisfying. Hours/Day of operation: 6:00 a.m. 2:00 pm. 7 days a week. Serves breakfast and lunch in a casual, bright and cheerful atmosphere. Morning breakfast buffet
Charlie's Fun, Food & Spirits
Nachos, Salads, Tacos, Burgers & Pizza. 7 HD TV Big Screens. Video Games & Pool Tables Full Cocktail Service Over 20 Beers including Local Microbrews. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Trellises Garden Grille
Menu features fresh fish and healthy dining in a beautiful garden setting. Pool or garden views, full bar, entertainment Friday and Saturday.Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Join us for our Lobster Special Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
205,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, 50 breakout rooms and experienced hospitality professionals to care for every detail.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (249)

Ratings and reviews for Town and Country Resort San Diego

Overall score

3.2 / 5
5.01.0
87 out of 249
Amenities:
3.3
Room cleanliness:
3.7
Hotel staff:
3.7
Room comfort:
3.3
Location:
4.1
Value:
3.3

61% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
All nicknames were taken
Columbia, MO
Aug 4, 2014

Very, very old and very expensive for what it is

This was probably a high class resort some 40 years ago, so unless you want to spend your vacation 40 years ago, stay away. Besides, you don't get breakfast, have to pay for parking and also a "resort fee", so my suggestion - stay away!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
1
Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Artemas Marconus D.
Carson, CA
Aug 4, 2014

Bad Host in Hotel Circle

The hotel was okay at best for a place with the moniker of a resort. There were no amenities or even the accommodations worthy of that "reference." We were initially okay with the $14 daily hotel luxury fee when we read the explanation card. The "complimentary" amenities were not complimentary if you have to pay for two 10oz bottles of water & WiFi. The stafff were not very pleasant or helpful, food and drinks rather over-priced and there were trip and slip hazards all around us. Cleanliness was subpar. Parking at $14 a day was no where near our room due to a lack of adequate parking spaces in all areas of the facilities. I will not return to this hotel and would not recommend it to anyone. Lose the "Resort" moniker and go with the truth; something like "Town & Country Average Over-priced Hotel!"

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
3
Value:
1
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

If you go to Stacked at the Fashion Valley Mall, the food is good and the service is also good. The electronic menu and order option at the table is nice but tempts you to order more than you would normally when you have kids with you. We did enjoy the experience!

Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Family travelers 1234
San Diego
Jul 12, 2014

No kitchenette

Super small cabin one bedroom style. No kitchenette. Super old hotel. Not a dream location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
1
Value:
1
Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Happygolucky052
San Lorenzo, Ca
Jul 6, 2014

Not Too Bad

First, I wasn't happy when I was charged extra $14 resort fee per night. I told them it didn't say anywhere online that there's an extra fee. They said that if I book online using a third partyz, they wouldn't specify these certain fees. I was mad I was deceived! But other than that, the hotel is in a nice location. We went to Sea World and we didn't even have to take the freeway. Gas Lamp Quarter is less than 5 miles. We used the jacuzzi and the pool. Attendants were attentive and they brought what we needed in the room fast.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Meze restaurant and Marriott's roof top lounge.

Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Road Trip Angela
Tucson, Arizona
Jul 3, 2014

cool vintage hotel

Our room was comfortable, clean and vintage! The gardens were beautiful, the property is well loved!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

There is a great mall a short drive away with good dining options and a movie theatre

Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
jaipour
mexico
Jul 3, 2014

exxcellent to relax and stay in

we had a really good experience in there, because it was very comfortable and relaxing place.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

fashion valley mall

Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Hal's Gal
Los Angeles
Jun 30, 2014

Not great value

Upon check-in they informed us there was a mandatory resort fee of $14 which included bottled water in our room. Found our room no water. They also charge an extra $14/day parking & it is difficult to find parking near the room. Bed was comfortable but we did find a used toothbrush in the medicine cabinet. They did refund our "resort fee" when I complained about the bottled water. Overall stay was ok. Easy location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
2
Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Big brother Sam
Huntsville, Alabama
Jun 25, 2014

Moving my brother to San Diego

Overall, everything was great. My only concerns were the additional $14/day for all of the amenities.. They advertise them online and never mentioned a $14/day fee. Then the cleaning lady swore she had cleaned and there was garbage on the ground and beds not made. It was kind of annoying that she would lie about it especially since part of the $14/day is for cleaning. They also advertise the $14/day to cover complimentary bottled water in the rooms but then charge you $1.00 for drinking it. Again, it's one thing to not offer it but to advertise falsely is wrong. The parking cost $8.00. There is only the pool that is a free amenity. Everything else you pay for to use it.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Shopping tip: Short drive from hotel

The mall is right behind the hotel. Very easy access!

Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
gkmgem
san ysidro
Jun 24, 2014

rip off

they charge you for parking??? paid almost $10.00 for a pack of cigiretts, what a rip off. no contional breakfast. no hotel directory In our room. I have stayed in motel 6 for half the price and was more pleased with my stay as this rip off hotel

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
1
Review of Town and Country Resort San Diego

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
detail man
tempe az
Jun 16, 2014

madrid getaway

Great stay overall 5 mins away from sea world.. Also they have movie nights on the lawn for kids on the weekends

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

Sea world

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