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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Character apartment in the heart of Mission Bay

 Property was perfectly situated close to the beach and 2 minutes walk from restaurants, bars and transport links. Definitely stay again. 

Mission In The Bay -   Free Hot Spa !

 Lovely spot. Nice tidy rooms and very close to the beach. We had a great time! Thanks! 

Character apartment in the heart of Mission Bay

 The retro feel, and how close it was to Restaurants at Mission Bay. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. 

Character apartment in the heart of Mission Bay

 The property is comfortable and quiet, close to the beach and buses into the city. 

Mission In The Bay -   Free Hot Spa !

 The bach is very nice and homely. A bottle of wine and chocolates were there for us on arrival. Great location being close to the beach, shops, city and tourist attractions. Our kids loved the back yard & spa pool. 

Mission In The Bay -   Free Hot Spa !

 It was such a nice place to stay. I will definitely come again. Walking distance to the beach, wonderful outdoor area. We had a hot spa and the kids loved it too. Rowena is a fabulous host too! thank you.