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Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was exceptionally helpful and friendly. The free breakfast was a real blessing - really fresh food that was replenished often. Having a refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher in the room provided real options for us.

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Hello pfeiffep! On behalf of the entire staff at the Residence Inn Del Mar, thank you for staying with us. We are lucky to have such an amazing staff that takes pride in making you feel right at home! The staff was so happy to hear that you enjoyed the full hot breakfast buffet in the morning that contains several...

Kauai, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled with a robotics team, 15 people, tight budget. Our 2-room suites were perfect for accommodating several students and a chaperone, and we had no problem with extra sheets and towels; the staff even neatly made up the sofa cushions that some kids were sleeping on. The breakfast bar is diverse - scrambled and hard-boiled eggs, cheeses, meats, rice,...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings CoralReefKate, Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experience at the Residence Inn Del Mar! We are delighted to hear that the staff was able to do such an amazing job taking care of you and your team during your stay! Our spacious two bedroom suites are a great option for large groups as...

Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Check in was good, was given top floor as requested. Internet was great! Breakfast was good. Beware that parking is an additional $12.00 per day... Housekeeping was not what I would expect as all the dishes and glasses were water spotted and the overall cleanliness was obviously done quickly without any attention to detail. Mold in the corners of the...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings kernvilledaddy, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell others about your stay! We are pleased to hear that you found our high speed internet top notch and that you were able to enjoy our complimentary hot breakfast buffet in the morning. We recently changed our breakfast program to include healthy options such as egg whites and...

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I want to thank the staff at Residence Inn for providing the best service ever. I've been here for the past few months for work, and they have treated me like family. Fergie and the breakfast staff always greet me with warmth in the mornings. Kathleen is my happy hour queen. Santiago at the front desk is one of my...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings AAgaba17, Our staff does a tremendous job making our guests a part of the family while staying with us, whether it be for business or pleasure. I am so happy to hear that Fergie, Santiago, Cathleen and the rest of the team at our hotel have done such an amazing job over the past several months making you feel...

Reviewed 26 December 2016

Nice hotel; maybe too expense for what it is. Breakfast is not so good but the rooms are. Sometimes you can have some noise problems with the fridge and you can't sleep. It has a huge parking, if you stay for several days it is free.

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Hello Leonardo Ariel S, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell others about your experience at our hotel. Our large secured underground parking garage gives our guests the peace of mind at $12/day. I am so sorry to hear that our hot breakfast buffet did not suit your needs during your stay. Our complimentary buffet includes a...

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 December 2016

As three long-time friends, we travel annually to reconnect. This year our annual 'girlfriends' trip started off as a disaster when our first accommodation was unacceptable. We were rescued in style and at an excellent price by the Residence Inn. The Assistant Manager, Sirpa was amazing. Got us into a terrific 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom suite with living area and...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings kblase1, While it sounds like your annual trip started off on the wrong note with your first accommodations, I am so happy to hear that Sirpa was able to come to the rescue! Our two bedroom suites contain a fully equipped kitchen and two full bathrooms to really give you the feel of being home even though you are...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a nice Residence Inn with very helpful and accommodating staff. The rooms have been well maintained and all appliances are in good order. During our stay, we needed some first aid supplies and the front desk night manager, Santiago, went out of his way to make sure we were taken care of. Another front desk staff member, Amber,...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

It777It777, We are so glad to hear that out entire staff was able to make you feel right at home while you were on the road! Service excellence is our goal at the Residence Inn Del Mar, and it sounds like Santiago, Amber and Fergie truly excelled in showing what it is all about to be a Residence Inn guest....

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Love the staff here!!! Magdelina (might have killed her name), Thomas, Amanda...the cleaning folks, Evan...all are so welcoming! The only 'downside'...was I didn't have cookware and was missing glass bowls, as someone must have thought then needed to add to their collection! But Amanda and crew remedied the situation and we got a chuckle out of it. I was in...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings Barbara J! On behalf of the entire staff, thank you so much for staying with us as well as your kind words about our staff. We are very lucky to have people that are so passionate about taking care of our guests. I will make sure to share your comments with the team at our meeting this afternoon. We...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The hotel's staff made our stay so much more pleasant. Amber and Santiago who both worked the Front Desk were very welcoming and great resources for local dining spots. Fergie a server in the Breakfast area always greeted us each morning with a big smile. The breakfast area was spotless and well stocked. Overall one of the nicer Residence Inn's...

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Evan H, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Greetings wsmithdenver! Thank you so much for taking the time to tell others about your amazing experience at our hotel. We are very fortunate to have a great staff that is passionate about taking care of our guests like family. I will make sure to share your comments with the entire team and give recognition to the rock star employees...

France
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is a residence with large suite rooms, apparently all with a kitchenette, which is what we wanted. It has a large refrigerator with freezer, a cooking stove for 2 pans a large microwave and dish washer. The table can be arranged for a family with a kid. The bed is large and good, the shower really good. Breakfast is...

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Sirpa R, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to respond regarding your trip to Del Mar and staying with us. We are centrally located to the highways and if you need a quieter room, we are happy to relocate your family. We are very pleased you enjoyed your time with us, and let us know if we can assist on...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set a pace that suits you at one of the leading hotels in San Diego Del Mar, Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar. Centrally located in the Del Mar/Carmel Highlands area of northern San Diego, you'll thrive at our inventive hotel. For business travelers, we'll put you near the biotech and research firms in the Del Mar, Sorrento Mesa and La Jolla areas. If visiting for pleasure, you'll appreciate our San Diego Del Mar hotel's proximity to many attractions, such as SeaWorld®, San Diego Zoo, beautiful Southern California beaches and local golf courses, including the world-famous Torrey Pines Golf Course. Our extended-stay hotel in San Diego Del Mar, California, offers 118 spacious studio, one and two-bedroom suites with separate living and sleeping areas. A fully equipped kitchen and grocery delivery service come standard at our San Diego Del Mar hotel, as well as high-speed Internet. We also offer hot breakfast daily, evening social hours several nights a week, an outdoor pool and state-of-the-art fitness center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar

Address: 3525 Valley Centre Dr, San Diego, CA 92130-3302
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: ₹ 11,463 - ₹ 19,717 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar 3*
Number of rooms: 118
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