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Wave Crest Resort

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible11%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsmurphy bedthere is no air conditioningwashers and dryerstrain runs rightsound of the wavesthe coasterocean viewcommuter trainswimming poolshort walk to the beachwithin walking distanceplace to stayunitstimesharebedroombluffsunset
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a week in one of the newly renovated two bedrooms on the cliffs with a 180 degree view of oven. Staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. Phase I of renovation is beautiful. Looking forward to the bathrooms and kitchen cabinets being done next....More

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Response from GPR S, Manager at Wave Crest ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for staying with us, Charles - we're happy to hear you love the renovations!

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

The perfect Del Mar location. Shopping, the beach, and dining are all within walking distance. The rooms have recently been remodelled. The furniture is comfortable, and the king bed in the bedroom is a plus. The new night stands have plug ins for phones etc....More

Thank Cynthia520
Response from GPR S, Manager at Wave Crest ResortResponded 4 November 2017

Thanks for the great review, Cynthia!

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a one bedroom with a view of the park and ocean. This unit had been upgraded and was so nice! I think they will all be redone by the end of 2018. This is such a special place next to the oceanfront...More

Thank FloridaLinnie
Response from GPR S, Manager at Wave Crest ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review! We're happy to hear you love the renovations - we do too.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

A surprisingly fun get away location. We happened on it while looking for a place to stay by the beach. It was quite a bit cheaper than other locations we looked at online, so we wondered if we were going to get a dump. We...More

Thank Patience A
Response from GPR S, Manager at Wave Crest ResortResponded 17 October 2017

Patience A, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Wave Crest Resort!

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Wave Crest is located 2 blocks from the beach and is adjacent to a lovely grassy park. The walk to the main street and several restaurants is less than 5 minutes. The resort grounds will remind you of Hawaii. The units are older but partially...More

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Response from GPR S, Manager at Wave Crest ResortResponded 25 July 2017

Hi Cynthia - thank you so much for your review, and for dubbing us the 'perfect beach location.' We agree!

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Free Parking
Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Hot Tub
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US$198 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$198 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from debot4 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not know the answer to this. We stayed in a studio and that had a murphy bed. Sorry
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J0sephineI
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Response from debot4 | Reviewed this property |
Not bad for two people. Everything else is there, nice full kitchen and big bathroom. The resort is smaller than others but personal services such as a full cleaning mid week. Personnel are most accommodating. Free laundry... More
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"Stay away from any of the studios with murphy beds."
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"The 1 bedroom units overlooking the park; studio units 1,7, 12 and 13; and any 2 bedroom unit are all good."
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"Try to check in early, if a room is ready you might get a view room."
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"go for a suite if you can. Not a fan of the Murphy bed."
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