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Del Mar Motel on the Beach

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • 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 Hotel
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All reviewslifeguard stationboogie boardsbeach chairsbeautiful parkrooms are cleanhear the wavesshort walkwatch the sunsetthe location is perfectstayed nightscoffee makersan diegooceanposeidonpatiojakessurf
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Reviewed 3 days ago

PROS: Great location off the beaten path on a nice long quiet stretch of sandy beach, right next to Jake's and Poseidon restaurants, right next to a community center and bluff park, BBQ grills and picnic table for guests,sheltered sundeck, use of beach toys and...More

Thank agstravel1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our wedding on the beach in front of the hotel and had the wedding dinner next door at Poseidon. Overall, it was all perfect. Only 8 guests so not hard to organize. It's true that the rooms don't face the ocean, but right...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Took two older gentlemen to stay here for one night. Had some drinks/food at Poseidon next door and walked on the beach for a few hours! Hotel was lovely and clean, easy parking, super friendly staff and the perfect location! Beds were comfy - weird...More

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Del Mar Motel is an older property, but don't let that deter you from staying here. It's a diamond in the rough.The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. They offer extra beach towels, boogie boards, beach chairs etc. The rooms were very clean,...More

Thank c2ski
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Got west facing room to see the ocean. Not here. No matter what you have to go out of your room to see the sunset. Great location though. Walk to Poseidon or jakes for meals. Americana restaurant just up street has amazing food ! Parking...More

1  Thank Ledufel
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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
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Price range
US$162 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$162 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Gerald L
February 16, 2018|
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Response from Marissa H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they have king beds
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emhyd
October 10, 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
July 16, 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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