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Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a paradisiacal destinationon the shores of Mission Bay and mere steps from San Diego’s famous Pacific Beach. Featuring lush tropical gardens and a private beach, this Polynesian-themed hotel offers 310 guest rooms, studios or suites, each with a private balcony or patio. On-site amenities include signature restaurant Oceana Coastal Kitchen, featuring a surf and turf menu and a patio lined with tiki torches, fire pit tables and lush palms, and the Catamaran Spa, the only beachfront spa in San Diego. Additional activities include bicycle and water-sport rentals and the beach towns of Mission Beach and Pacific Beach, featuring a beachside boardwalk, Crystal Pier and a variety of cafés and boutiques. The Catamaran is conveniently located within 10 miles of major attractions including SeaWorld,the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego International Airport.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Family Resort
Bay View
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Location
Full view
93Great for walkers
Grade: 93 out of 100
231Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
27Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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I had never been to the Catamaran Resort before but the reviews seemed good so we choose it. There were three of us and let's do the positives first. The two other people I was with liked it. They liked the proximity to the the...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Took the wife and two kiddos here for a two night getaway. We had a fantastic time! The location is perfect and the staff are super helpful and professional. When we were leaving at checkout, all we could talk about was when we could come...More

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Response from Mark T, Front Office Manager at Catamaran Resort Hotel and SpaResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Our resort is the perfect destination for families with multiple on-site dining options, our guest pool area with a jacuzzi and arcade, and convenient access to both Mission...More

Reviewed yesterday

The staff was fantastic. Shout outs to Betty in the Bar and the front desk staff. Truly, all the staff were so friendly and helpful and seemed to love their jobs. The grounds are spectacular, and the location on the bayside beach and walkway couldn't...More

Thank kseay2015
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to the Catamaran Resort for a weekend with my friends and I had an exceptional experience. The staff was super friendly and always ready to help, especially Chez the bartender who was really fun to talk to and made the best drinks! Would...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Everyone at our company loves the Catamaran and we frequent their restaurants several times a month. We just had our Christmas Party and I want to let everyone know how great the event was and how attentive they were to our needs. We met with...More

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TheKidd26
17 September 2018|
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Response from sdpryde | Reviewed this property |
(1) luau is not year round (summer only) (2) no idea (3) lots within a five minute walk
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lilsorrel
14 September 2018|
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Response from stevehY1404NS | Reviewed this property |
We were there for several days in Nov. Our rooms were fine but did have couple of very minor problems like screen door easily came off track, etc. Certainly wasn't a problem and we love our garden room. Signs of redoing roof... More
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TheKidd26
31 August 2018|
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Response from Bethala | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a cost. Pretty high one, There is a show and a buffet and music. Our room was right next to where it is but we were told that it only happens during the summer months. There was such a huge crowd. They open it... More
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Room Tips
"There are rooms right on the bay that are pricier but well worth it"
K1876KTmarca
4 days ago
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"Choose a Bay View on a higher floor"
JaneR849
2 weeks ago
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"700 building has beautiful garden views and is very quiet"
Excursion23317
4 weeks ago
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"best view from the Tower"
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4 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
USD 157 - USD 372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan Diego
NUMBER OF ROOMS
310
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