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West Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights here on a sight-seeing trip to San Diego and I picked this place mainly because I wanted to stay in either Little Italy or Gaslamp quarter which seemed to be the perfect launchpad to cover all the attractions on my list. This place is a short bus ride (992) from the airport and the nearest attractions...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Arun, What a wonderful review to read! We are thrilled you took advantage of our convenient location and you were able to enjoy strolling through the area. It is a pleasure to hear you also took full advantage of our various amenities that help add value to your stay, including our free WiFi and parking! Though you enjoyed most...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was very pleasant and room was clean and we loved the updates that were recently done. We WILL be back again. I love the location and the price. They even have earplugs in the room because it is downtown close to train tracks and can be a noisy area. We didn't mind the noise and it is just a...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We sincerely thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay with us. We are thrilled you were happy with our customer service, cleanliness and location all at a great value. We are already looking forward to welcoming you back and we wish for you only the best in the new year!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent two nights at the Marina Inn & Suites in August 2016, and found it to be a pleasant stay. The best thing about the hotel is its location. San Diego is a small city and the Marina Inn & Suites is centrally located - about a 15-minute drive from the airport and a beautiful 10-minute walk to the...

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1Thank Angela K
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Angela, Thank you so much for choosing to stay at Marina Inn & Suites. It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed quite a bit of what the surrounding areas have to offer. We know there's nothing like an ocean view from your room so we're glad to hear that you enjoyed that as well as our wonderful staff. Thank you for...

Shoreline, Washington
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This will be the 4th year that we will stay at Marina Inn and Suites. We started staying there for just 3 weeks and now we are staying there 2 1/2 months. That is testimony in itself, but the location, the staff and the weather are all outstanding. The staff is so friendly, that we feel like family. If you...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Bette, The greatest compliment that any guest can give us is a return visit. We are always grateful to welcome you all back and enjoy the time that you all spend with us. We thank you so much for your kind words and amazing recommendation. We are so happy that you all continue to stay at Marina Inn &...

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I was going away for the weekend with my Son and this inn was within our budget since we were in San Diego for a Charger game . From the minute i called to reserve the room , the customer services was amazing! Jamal told me how to get there , what was around, ways to travel through the city....

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Jamal is an awesome team member and really enjoys delivering his brand of exceptional customer service. I'm glad you were able to experience that first hand! I'm not sure if you were here to cheer on the Chargers or the "other guys," but the Chargers delivered a WIN, and that made our...

London, UK
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I like Motels, as a taste of Americana, and have no issue with them being dated and frayed as long as they are clean. This one however is a smelly, sticky-floored, grimy establishment with dubiously stained furniture and a bathroom that reminded me of that from a 1970s holiday camp. It's awful. We christened it the "Breaking Bad Inns &...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed here for two nights (a Friday and Saturday). It was the cheapest hotel in the area we wanted. It's a block away from the water, 1 mile from the Midway, and 1.5 from the Gaslamp District. Anything closer to the Gaslamp District seemed to be at least double the price. The hotel parking lot is an absolute joke,...

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5Thank Dustin C
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a great location and the staff were very nice, but that's about all it has going for it. The lobby is cute and has a beach cottage feel, but it does not represent the rooms. There is NOT enough parking for the number of rooms they have and the lot is so small it's extremely hard...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I expected more from this property after seeing their website. They are right next door do a closed down hotel, located on the corner of 2 major roads and the hotel doesn't look great from the outside. Having said that, the rooms were comfortable and clean, the staff were friendly and the hotel is conveniently located if you need to...

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Pretty good motel, location is good, not far from the gaslamp and little Italy, free parking and wifi was good. Beer the harbor and the USs midway museum. Shower in the room is pretty old. For the money we paid we were definitely satisfied

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Marina Inn and Suites, conveniently located next to the San Diego Int'l Airport, Lindbergh Field. Only 300 yards from the beautiful bay of San Diego, our phenomenal location and customer service is exceptionally outstanding! Just two blocks from little Italy rich with restaurants and beauty, and a few short miles from the Gaslamp District,which features an abundance of restaurants, night clubs, shopping and museums. If you are a sports lover you will be just minutes from PETCO PARK home of the San Diego Padres. Our amenities include, but are not limited to, Microwave and Refrigerator available upon request, and Swimming Pool. Sea World and Zoo Savings Packages are available. Great value visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina Inn and Suites

Address: 1943 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA 92101-2217
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $98 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marina Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Marina Inn And Hotel San Diego
Marina Hotel San Diego
Marina Motel San Diego
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#84 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“I love the rooms to face the water.”
 of 5 bubbles misslowkey2002, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor guarantees you a fantastic view.”
 of 5 bubbles bettem786, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are a bit small but remember this is a little inn. Quaint and small ”
 of 5 bubbles lolab011, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles Matt_Henry, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't choose a room here, I don't know why Expedia has them on their site!”
 of 5 bubbles cinporter, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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