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Waterford, CT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is great! It's located directly on the beach and you can walk/bike the beach boardwalk all the way into Mission Bay. The staff were friendly and accommodating and the Pacific Beach area is home to many great spots to eat and drink. The rooms were clean and the area is safe to stay in, allowing for the fact...

Thank sunandfun78
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Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Pacific Terrace Hotel. We are very glad to hear you had such a great stay and enjoyed our wonderful location just steps from the ocean and within walking distance of so many local restaurants. In addition thank you for noting our friendly and accommodating staff. At the Pacific...

Rancho Cucamonga, California
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Although the rack rate may be somewhat expensive, the hotel is well-maintained with comfortable rooms. The full and partial ocean view rooms have beautiful panoramas. The staff are all amiable and efficient. The breakfast, at a full cost of $14 per person, is not worth it, although free good coffee and teas are available. Hence, I would recommend eating breakfast...

Thank mramos8556
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted you enjoyed your vacation at the Pacific Terrace again and we thank you for staying with us for decades. We truly value your business! We appreciate you mentioning our efficient staff, comfortable rooms and of course the beautiful ocean views. Your feedback of our breakfast has...

Reviewed 14 February 2017

The staff at Pacific Terrace are so nice. I have been coming here for over 10 years. The interior is beautiful and the view unbeatable. It is close to shops, restaurants , amusement parks and close to sea world. Love this place!!

Thank Brenda J
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review of the Pacific Terrace Hotel! I am excited to hear that you appreciated our wonderful team and of course that you regard the Pacific Terrace as your special spot. We are delighted you not only enjoyed the property and the unbeatable views of the Pacific Ocean but that you also enjoyed the convenient...

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Warm friendly service when we stayed rooms spacious, try get a room above the 1 st floor you will get better views of the ocean. They have coupons for breakfast which delivers great value, coffee stations in the morning at reception makes a good start to the day. Overall great value and great service. Parking costs are high, around 27...

Thank Keshav R
Orange County
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I booked the hotel last-minute for a Sunday night, so that our family (myself, wife, 5 year old son, and 2 year old daughter) would be able to stay before going to Sea World the following day. I have a Chase Sapphire Reserve card and was willing to spend a little more than usual on a hotel as part of...

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Port Ludlow, Washington
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the beautiful beach, pool and our comfortable room. Very friendly staff and manager, helping us with transportation, recommendations for restaurants, directions and activities. Great location on the boardwalk.

Thank sparkalot22
Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A recently upgraded 50's - 60's style motel with premium finishes and amenities. Excellent, friendly staff, amazing views of the ocean with a wonderful pool / hot tub area. Close enough to walk to the strip on Garnet but far enough to be calm and quiet.

Thank jonesev
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Our room was stellar. We had 321, with two terraces. That was a nice feature cuz being there in the winter it's difficult to explain how ten feet away can make a difference in the breezes but still leave you with a great view. Loved our housekeeper!! Keith Melendez was the first encounter we had with the staff and a...

2Thank Theonia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Loved it here! We stayed in a Coastal Suite, large clean rooms with a gorgeous view! Staff was friendly, breakfast was great! Loved the fresh cookies every night in the lobby! My daughter loved the heated pool! I would definitely stay here again!

1Thank Sheila K
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I'm always a little skeptical when booking online, but I felt like we got exactly what was advertised--even better than I expected. The location, view, room, accommodations were all what I was hoping for. I will definitely be back!

Thank KDThom

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront, 4-diamond hotel between Sea World and La Jolla, offering jacuzzi suites, honeymoon suites, and family suites. Luxury accommodations and award winning service. A Tripadvisor favorite! Heated oceanfront pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Terrace Hotel

Address: 610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109-2444
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Price Range: ₹ 20,700 - ₹ 40,417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pacific Terrace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Pacific Terrace San Diego
Hotel Pacific Terrace
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#3 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#6 Family Hotel in San Diego
#54 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“Opt for the ocean view which is more expensive but totally worth it. The sunset is spectacular.”
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“If you can afford it go for full ocean view on a top floor.”
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“look for upgrades to make your experience spectacular!”
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