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Oakland, California
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great place for the price. Room was fine. Bathroom was some what small but for the price i paid I can't complain and for last minute looking for a place in downtown san diego on a friday nite with a family out of town.

Thank RPM510
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We are delighted to know that you found your last minute stay with us to be a great value and we appreciate you taking a moment to leave a positive review. We are glad that overall your stay was good and we do apologize that the bathroom size was not more to your preference. Although your stay was last minute,...

Danbury, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We loved our stay here. It was fantastic to have a separate room with bunkbeds for the kids. The location is perfect, right across from the bay. Little Italy is walking distance from the hotel. We will definitely stay here again!

Thank brucedenisepeyton
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review! We are absolutely delighted to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. We agree that it is always nice to allow the kids to have their own separate space where they can also enjoy themselves. We are also happy to know that our location provided easy access to...

Reviewed 21 February 2017

Staff was super friendly and responsive. Room was clean enough. Fan in bathroom was noisy. TV was a flatscreen in HD (thank you) great location and ALL ocean views. Definitely a good deal. I did get bit by something, probably a spider, but i suppose that could happen anywhere.

Thank Taylor S
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Taylor, Marina Inn & Suites takes pride in our welcoming staff, the cleanliness of our accommodations and the amenities we offer. The flat screen televisions are a new addition, and we are glad you enjoyed having it available. We are grateful you experienced these priorities, as well as the stellar views and location. Our apologies that you came in contact...

Berkley, Michigan
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We recently stayed here one night after our flight in to San Diego. The hotel was easy to find and just what we needed. The parking lot is small, and we found the last spot that evening which was a relief since we had our baby. The room was comfortable and clean. We enjoyed the local coffee shops in the...

1Thank hulacherry
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Here at Marina Inn & Suites, we aim to please. We are delighted to hear that we managed to do just that by delivering the clean comfort you were seeking. Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us and for choosing our accommodations. Next time you find yourself flying into San Diego, we hope you keep us in mind!

Reviewed 18 February 2017

Stayed 4 nights on business, close to water, trolley to convention center and Little Italy for a nice meal in the evening. Room was small but clean and just fine for 1 person on business. Bathroom was also very small.but had nice waterfall shower head. Bed was comfortable, nice 40" flat screen TV, frig and microwave. Staff was very friendly...

2Thank John M
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear John, We cannot thank you enough for the incredible feedback. It sounds like you truly enjoyed our rooms, wonderful staff and the value! We're so happy to hear this! We are happy to hear that the nearby train noise did not bother you, and would like to add that while the noise may be problematic for some of our...

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Good clean and well kept motel in great location for an attractive price. They need to upgrade some of the furniture in the room a bit, but the important stuff, the bed, bathroom TV and internet were up to speed and working fine.

1Thank JLM0312
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some time to provide positive feedback from your recent stay. We are happy to know that both our location and price were a perfect fit for your trip. We are also happy to see that the important stuff was all up to your expectations and we will keep your comments regarding the room decor in mind...

Reviewed 28 January 2017

The room was nice. I had a clean room with a nice view in front of the ocean. The location was good. I requested a microwave and they brought it. The staff was also very nice. They helped me with the things I requested. I enjoyed my stay very much

1Thank miluskacd
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful, five star review! We are thrilled to hear you were pleased with our location, accommodations, customer service and view. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and we were honored to host you. We hope to welcome you back the next time you visit the area and are seeking a relaxing place enjoy watching the...

West Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed for 3 nights here on a sight-seeing trip to San Diego and I picked this place mainly because I wanted to stay in either Little Italy or Gaslamp quarter which seemed to be the perfect launchpad to cover all the attractions on my list. This place is a short bus ride (992) from the airport and the nearest attractions...

Thank Arun Goud A
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Arun, What a wonderful review to read! We are thrilled you took advantage of our convenient location and you were able to enjoy strolling through the area. It is a pleasure to hear you also took full advantage of our various amenities that help add value to your stay, including our free WiFi and parking! Though you enjoyed most...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Staff was very pleasant and room was clean and we loved the updates that were recently done. We WILL be back again. I love the location and the price. They even have earplugs in the room because it is downtown close to train tracks and can be a noisy area. We didn't mind the noise and it is just a...

1Thank misslowkey2002
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We sincerely thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay with us. We are thrilled you were happy with our customer service, cleanliness and location all at a great value. We are already looking forward to welcoming you back and we wish for you only the best in the new year!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I spent two nights at the Marina Inn & Suites in August 2016, and found it to be a pleasant stay. The best thing about the hotel is its location. San Diego is a small city and the Marina Inn & Suites is centrally located - about a 15-minute drive from the airport and a beautiful 10-minute walk to the...

1Thank Angela K
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Angela, Thank you so much for choosing to stay at Marina Inn & Suites. It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed quite a bit of what the surrounding areas have to offer. We know there's nothing like an ocean view from your room so we're glad to hear that you enjoyed that as well as our wonderful staff. Thank you for...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Marina Inn and Suites, conveniently located next to the San Diego Int'l Airport, Lindbergh Field. Only 300 yards from the beautiful bay of San Diego, our phenomenal location and customer service is exceptionally outstanding! Just two blocks from little Italy rich with restaurants and beauty, and a few short miles from the Gaslamp District,which features an abundance of restaurants, night clubs, shopping and museums. If you are a sports lover you will be just minutes from PETCO PARK home of the San Diego Padres. Our amenities include, but are not limited to, Microwave and Refrigerator available upon request, and Swimming Pool. Sea World and Zoo Savings Packages are available. Great value visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina Inn and Suites

Address: 1943 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA 92101-2217
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $125 - $450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marina Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Marina Inn And Hotel San Diego
Marina Hotel San Diego
Marina Motel San Diego
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#83 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“Choose another hotel if you need a quiet room.”
videren, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book several months in advance if you can as rates skyrocket if you can only book 1 or 2 weeks in advance of your stay.”
johnmI6645XA, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Odd shaped table in room that didn't fit where it should be. Old beat up chair that wouldn't fit anywhere near the table. Old dresser with drawers that were always sliding out. Otherwise, good, clean room for the price and location.”
JLM0312, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I love the rooms to face the water.”
misslowkey2002, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor guarantees you a fantastic view.”
bettem786, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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