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1 room, 2 adults

Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America

3-star3 stars
3227 Grim Ave, San Diego, CA, 92104, United States of America

3-star B&B with outdoor pool, near Balboa Park
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • This was a birthday trip for my wife and our 40th anniversary. Carole's could not have…Oct 3, 2019
  • Found 4 spiders in the bathroom after checking in--wondering then when it was cleaned?Jul 31, 2019

Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America

  • Rose Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom and Patio
  • Junior Studio, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Private Bathroom, Courtyard View
  • Basic House, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchen
  • Standard Apartment, Multiple Beds, Private Bathroom
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Robin's Nest, Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Garden Studio 2, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Mayor's Room, Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America


  • In North Park
  • Balboa Park - 7 min walk
  • San Diego Zoo - 33 min walk
  • San Diego Natural History Museum - 38 min walk
  • Fleet Science Center - 39 min walk
  • San Diego Model Railroad Museum - 40 min walk
  • Museum of Man - 43 min walk
  • San Diego Museum of Art - 44 min walk

Getting around

  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 11 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 12 min drive
  • General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) - 36 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 23 min drive
  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 36 min drive
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 11 min drive
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center - 14 min drive
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 16 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Sunday: 7 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 25

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 1904
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America’s small print

Also known as

  • Carole's Bed & Breakfast San Diego
  • Carole's Bed & Breakfast
  • Carole's San Diego
  • Carole's & Breakfast San Diego
  • Carole's Bed & Breakfast San Diego
  • Carole's Bed & Breakfast Bed & breakfast
  • Carole's Bed & Breakfast Bed & breakfast San Diego


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 25.00 (subject to availability)

Rollaway beds are available for USD 25.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America

  • Does Carole's Bed & Breakfast offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Carole's Bed & Breakfast does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Carole's Bed & Breakfast?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is there a pool at Carole's Bed & Breakfast?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Carole's Bed & Breakfast?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Carole's Bed & Breakfast?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 9 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of USD 25.00 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Carole's Bed & Breakfast?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Alexanders (4-min walk), Mike Hess Brewing (12-min walk), and Waypoint Public (14-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 26 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great stay. I wasnt there much because business trip but no complaints.
Evelyn, us4 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Comfty and cozy.
Overall good. Home not as close to Zoo and Balboa Park as advertised. Also, didnt like the idea of sharing bathroom. Carole and her son, Michael were most gracious and breakfast was good.
Daniel, us3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Wonderful place to stay.
Really nice B&B (with a historical designation) in a walkable residential area. Good restaurants close by. Owner very nice and helpful but not intrusive,
us2 night business trip
Fair 4.0
I thought there would be a tv in the room. Also the AC was only a room unit that made a lot of noise - Carole and her son were very nice and the breakfast was very nice
Allene, us2 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Nice stay in San Diego
Tyhew place was a c lean and comffortable. Themoxarion was very good , closes to Resturants , breweries
Gary, us3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent, quaint B&B!
Nice, clean room in quaint older house. Easy walk to many shops and restaurants in the vibrant North Park area of San Diego. Carole is a wonderful, friendly hostess, nicely assisted when we were there by Maria.
RICK, us2 night romance trip

Carole's Bed & Breakfast, San Diego, United States of America

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