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Del Mar Motel on the Beach

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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • 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 accommodation
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3 Sep4 Sep
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewslifeguard stationboogie boardsbeach chairsbeautiful parkrooms are cleanhear the wavesno elevatorwatch the sunsetthe location is perfectstayed nightscoffee makersan diegoposeidonoceanpatiojakessurf
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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights. Booked online, and because of the pics decided to try it. Upon arrival, I was so disappointed at what it really was. The "oceanfront" room was filthy, and has a window you can see the ocean...More

4  Thank teraleneb
Reviewed 22 January 2016

The location was wonderful, right on the beach. Our reservation was for 5 nights. We were there for a wedding, with 6 rooms reserved all of us flying in from different parts of the country. I'm sure the staff is fine if you don't have...More

Thank Karsla
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We found this gem on the beach by accident while eating next door at the Poseidon restaurant last year. We've been back numerous times as we love it here. Right on the beach, nice rooms and hospitable staff. We recommend this to anyone that loves...More

3  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This is a great place. The rooms were clean. Staff was friendly and helpful. Beach was gorgeous. There was a nice patio are with tables and grills. Lots of chairs in front to watch ocean. Convenient to places to eat. Will return.

3  Thank cac567
Reviewed 12 October 2015

My daughter and I stayed here for my birthday in late September. The staff was so helpful; the rooms were clean and comfortable; the beach was literally a few steps from our hotel; the parking was free; it was an amazing birthday trip! We stayed...More

6  Thank COLOtraveler2012
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Details
Price range
US$ 154 - US$ 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 154 - US$ 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Traveller (80)
Pool & Beach (15)
Room & Suite (14)
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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
10 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
16 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
"No elevators so wheelchair bound guests are limited to the ground floor,"
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"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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