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Del Mar Motel on the Beach

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1702 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2154 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewslifeguard stationboogie boardsbeach chairsbeautiful parkrooms are cleanhear the wavesno elevatorwatch the sunsetthe location is perfectstayed nightscoffee makersan diegoposeidonoceanpatiojakessurf
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel experience will transport you back to a time that is long gone.... You stay right on the beach at affordable prices and in a clean room. Nothing too fancy, but it is all that you need for a great stay and experience.

Thank JLNDSY
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This motel is rustic and loud. They only have two beachfront rooms and neither one has windows facing the ocean. If you stay here don't get a room next to the parking lot you will hear the very loud beeping noise when trucks back up...More

Thank SAS4USA
Reviewed 17 July 2018

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 11 July 2018

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 8 April 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

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Nestled between the sun and surf is our quaint boutique hotel located on the beautiful beach of Del Mar. With views so spectacular you’ll never want to leave.Relax and enjoy the soothing sounds of the ...More Pacific Ocean from one of our 43-newly renovated guestrooms. Relish the breathtaking views from our newly enhanced beachfront sun deck, picnic & barbeque areas, where the rolling waves beckon you to the white sandy beach of Del Mar. Create unforgettable moments with a walk along the beach at sunset or an early morning jog with the waves at your feet.There’s nothing like the sound of the ocean to lull you to sleep, and there’s no better way to escape life’s challenges than a retreat to the Del Mar Motel on the Beach.Our Friendly Staff is Ready to Assist You! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$130 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Del Mar Motel On The Beach Hotel Del Mar
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Del Mar San Diego
Location
United States > California > Del Mar
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$130 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Del Mar Motel On The Beach Hotel Del Mar
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Del Mar San Diego
Location
United States > California > Del Mar
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Gerald L
17 February 2018|
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Response from Marissa H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they have king beds
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emhyd
11 October 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
17 July 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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"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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