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    Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages

    4500 Ocean Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-2459
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “bedroom cottage” (15 reviews)
    “private deck” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 255 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Truth be told, I have stayed on the Crystal Pier numerous times since my first stay in the early 2000's. During this latest stay I was accompanied by my two brothers. My oldest brother stays annually in Cabin C. Let's get a little history. This...More

    Thank Travellingphoenix64
    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    I surprised my wife with 3 nights stay on one of the cottages out on the end of the pier. She loves the ocean and she said this was maybe her all time favorite hotel stay ever. There is a private area with cushioned lounge...More

    Thank mcharles0809
    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Nice well taken care of pier with cottages to rent and fishing. Nice walk to watch surfers and fishermen. Lovely breeze and view of the sunset. I would return when In the area and recommend to family and friends. .

    Thank Pat72012
    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    We just stayed 4 days and nights here, we arrived on Sunday to a packed pier since it's open to the public. It was very difficult to get to our unit because were in the age of "Every one owes me something" So after honking...More

    Thank ezzie40
    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    Where to begin! First the staff both on the phone and in person were engaged, helpful and professional. We had a lettered cottage that slept 4. Note - 2 are on a futon, works for us but would not work for my 4 nephews all...More

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    • Pacific Beach
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    Janet W
    5 September 2017|
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    Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
    The only pool is the Pacific Ocean. :-)
    30 July 2017|
    Response from Hector D | Reviewed this property |
    The phone number is on their website and yes 8 months is plenty of time.
    Room Tips
    "Remember that you will probably need to book your room six months in advance or more."
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    "larger cottages further out on the pier"
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    "Book early, as they fill up quickly through out the year."
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    "In the winter time choose the south side you get more sun."
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