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Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages

#108 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had cottage # 6 which is almost halfway down. We wanted one over the water which this one is. The surf is actually pretty loud. I'm a very light sleeper and surf work me a few times a night, I would recommend staying more over the sand if you are a light sleeper. We didn't notice the cottage shaking...

1Thank 2017JM
Orange, California
Reviewed 8 December 2016

There aren't too many places where you can sleep over the water. Fortunately, this is one of them. We made reservations six months in advance and were lucky to get the cottage we did, unit D. We couldn't have been happier. The unit itself was spacious, clean and comfortable. We loved leaving the windows open so we could hear the...

Thank Samndjsdad
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We tell everyone that is coming to San Diego to check this place out. We have been coming for the past 10 years, the past 3 in November prior to Thanksgiving. We included my brother on this trip,, he was very impressed with the set-up, the cottages, and close proximity to the beach. We checked in early, our cottage was...

Thank Lovinglv
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We love this place,we did come for the fourth time. It has all you need, a well equipped kitchen, a very own patio a cozy livingroom and it is sleeping over the ocean. You can park your car in front of the cottage .Restaurants and shopping is all close by.

Thank ykippenberg
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is such a fun place to stay. Cutesy little pier cottages, basic but homely - this one is all about location. We stayed for three nights while visiting our son who's at university at SDSU. It was just a great place to be, turned out its the place he hangs out at with his friends on off days so...

Thank obefee
Fairview, Texas
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We were there during a huge storm and lots of movement in the cottage. That just added to the experience. Not a fancy place but that's not why you stay here. We were midway down the pier & it was perfect. Cottages are well maintained & fully equipped. Stores nearby to grab groceries or other shopping. Games & cards available...

1Thank Mary P
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This was our third year to stay here. We stay in a one bedroom cottage facing south. We love the cool sea breezes. The bed and futon are both very comfortable. It has a full kitchen, but we only use the refrigerator. We like the little table for two. We often go pick up food and bring it back to...

1Thank GenieBIdaho
San Diego, California
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Another lovely and relaxing Sta-cation in San Diego on Crystal Pier.Our family stays in Units 16 and 18 with our large private deck overlooking the beach and ocean. Couldn't be better. Kono's for breakfast, wonderful little eateries everywhere, massage at The Happy Head, shopping on Garnet Street and beautiful sunsets on the Pier. What a great way to end the...

Thank moeroe2015
Rosamond, California
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't actually stay in one of the cottages, but I did visit the bait and tackle shop on the pier. The man was very helpful. It was $9 for everything you need to do some ocean fishing. Pole, bait, bucket, pliers and a knife. No fishing license required. Also, he was available to assist at any time. I broke...

Thank Maryanna B
Red Hill, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 June 2016

we stayed at crystal pier for three nights the last week of may, and had a great time. check in was quick and easy, and our cottage #12, was cozy and comfortable. there was 1 double bed and a sleeper sofa, and all the kitchen necessities we needed for cooking our meals. there were plenty of nearby shops and restaurants,...

Thank tom1595

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages

Address: 4500 Ocean Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-2459
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Price Range: ₹ 14,545 - ₹ 25,858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
Crystal Pier Hotel And Cottages
Crystal Pier San Diego
Crystal Pier Hotel San Diego
San Diego Crystal Pier
Hotel Style:
#11 Family Hotel in San Diego
#22 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“Remember that you will probably need to book your room six months in advance or more.”
hawgley16, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“larger cottages further out on the pier”
upred, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book early, as they fill up quickly through out the year.”
Lovinglv, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“In the winter time choose the south side you get more sun.”
ykippenberg, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We like Units 16 and 18 with the large deck.”
moeroe2015, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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