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    Dolphin Motel

    2912 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2770
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “rooms are small” (99 reviews)
    “yogurt” (139 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 993 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Their staff is very cheerful and helpful! Would definitely stay there again! They provided a photo book with all the attractions in the city, which was very nice and helpful. The staff were very provided many helpful suggestions.

    Thank Weihan L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Thomas on the front desk was very friendly and helpful with maps and information on the local area. This was appreciated and if the motel only relied on his abilities to serve his patrons then the rating would have been excellent. The beds were comfortable...More

    Thank glenellenlady
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is well situated-walking distance to the marina, seafood restos nearby. The staff is very helpful, cheerful and highly professional. The rooms are clean although there’s a bit of smell coming from the bathroom (sewer?). Take a room in the building where reception is...More

    Thank Nieuw_Yorker
    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Right when I arrived I was offered complementary refreshments and greeted by a very friendly and easy going staff member. He was very easy to talk to and cracked jokes here and there, which helped me feel welcomed. The rooms are very clean and not...More

    Thank Keithan H
    Response from DolphinMotel, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    I really appreciate you taking the time to do some research & decide to stay at our little motel Keithan. Hope all is well in santa Ana. I haven't been there in over a year & the asian food venues there is very competitive. Word...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    We felt right at home here. Very basic room but clean. Friendly laid back attitude with good morning conversation with other guests. We walked to the concert at Humphrey. Morning jog to meet fishermen. We will definitely be returning here.More

    Thank TammyJo2
    Response from DolphinMotel, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you Tammy for taking the time to write about our modest motel at the Point Loma Fishermen's Landing. I am glad to hear that you went jogging down Shelter Island and enjoyed the san Diego bay in the morning & afternoon! The summer season...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 74 - US$ 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #7 Family Hotel in San Diego
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
    • #44 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
    • Reservation Options
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    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Diego
    • Also Known As
    • Dolphin Motel San Diego ,
    • Dolphin Hotel San Diego
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    Traveller (269)
    Room & Suite (135)
    Dining (15)
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    Hotel & Grounds (205)
    Bathroom (10)
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    Kim L
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from Reeth E | Reviewed this property |
    2805 Emerson (and Scott street) is Point Loma seafood and the Dolphin is 2 blocks north on Scott street.
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    Kenneth T
    19 May 2016|
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    Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
    We are open 24 hours phone or e-mail us 619-224-9791 or %^$(@!^&(%$! **tripadvisor won't allow links***
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    19 May 2016|
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    we are open 24-hours 619-224-9791
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    Room Tips
    "Choose the second floor on the harbor side for a better view."
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    "Great views on the top tier. Corner rooms are quiet and cool."
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    "You can request a harbor view when booking"
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    "We moved on our 2nd night. This room on the second floor at the far right has two queen beds and its own..."
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