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Del Mar Motel on the Beach

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“boogie boards”(16 reviews)
“beach chairs”(15 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewslifeguard stationboogie boardsbeach chairsshops and restaurantsbeautiful parkrooms are cleanhear the wavesshort walkwatch the sunsetthe location is perfectstayed nightscoffee makersan diegooceanposeidonpatiojakes
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Took two older gentlemen to stay here for one night. Had some drinks/food at Poseidon next door and walked on the beach for a few hours! Hotel was lovely and clean, easy parking, super friendly staff and the perfect location! Beds were comfy - weird...More

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Del Mar Motel is an older property, but don't let that deter you from staying here. It's a diamond in the rough.The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. They offer extra beach towels, boogie boards, beach chairs etc. The rooms were very clean,...More

Thank c2ski
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Got west facing room to see the ocean. Not here. No matter what you have to go out of your room to see the sunset. Great location though. Walk to Poseidon or jakes for meals. Americana restaurant just up street has amazing food ! Parking...More

1  Thank Ledufel
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The only reason I didn't LOVE my experience in San Diego was the weather. But you can't control that. We didn't have a car when we came here which was fine. We didn't want to really leave the area much. 2 great restaurants next door...More

Thank Tileaves
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing. Loved every minute of our vacation. The sunsets on the beach were so beautiful. We will definitely return to this amazing place. The staff were nice. The room was great. I only have good things to say about this place. The...More

1  Thank Claudine S
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
USD 174 - USD 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 174 - USD 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Gerald L
17 February 2018|
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Response from Marissa H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they have king beds
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emhyd
11 October 2014|
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Response from superbug_stopper | Reviewed this property |
Hi- I am a local resident answering on what I know about the motel. The motel is on the beach so all rooms are literally steps from the sand. The distance from Sea World is about 30 min since Del Mar is not downtown San... More
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sparegular2013
17 July 2014|
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Response from JJbogle | Reviewed this property |
No. They have 2 ocean front rooms but they don't have private balconies
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Room Tips
"Try to get closer to the beach side- room 142 was good"
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"Choose a room closest to the beach. Also, on the north facing side is better."
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"Ask for the water side, wow man!! I felt like James Bond!!"
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"Don’t stay here! You will be charged for bogus issues!"
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