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Dolphin Motel

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rooms are small”(98 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband picked this motel for a short trip in San Diego, based on location and the good reviews. Location is right across from Fisherman’s Landing with free parking, Free WiFi and complimentary breakfast. Rooms are very small but clean and comfortable. I was very...More

Thank Angelina E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I loved the location and view from my room window. Stayed here because it was close to a graduation. Staff went above and beyond. Very retro, like going back time. A gem of a motel, just needs a little bit updating. Kept clean which is...More

Thank GrandmaLChicagoArea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite motel EVER!! Very clean and friendly. The location is a dream. The manager is Tom and my three kids think he is a hero. He is always very helpful and makes us laugh.We will never stay anywhere else in San Diego. Tom is...More

1  Thank bruegger9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to get up super early for a birding expedition and stayed here across the road from the Marina. It is simple, clean and well priced. Nothing fancy but very serviceable. Breakfast outside on the patio. Not sure about all the gulls in the pool...More

Thank Jonwal
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The Dolphin is one of the many motels (and glorified motels) in Point Loma, all a stone away from each other. While some are close to the main road, The Dolphin is situated far enough to be quieter than other properties, which is why I...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$82 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
#7 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#7 Family Hotel in San Diego
#10 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#44 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
#7 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#7 Family Hotel in San Diego
#10 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#44 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kim L
17 October 2017|
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Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
We are right across the street
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Kenneth T
19 May 2016|
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Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
We are open 24 hours phone or e-mail us 619-224-9791 or %^$(@!^&(%$! **tripadvisor won't allow links***
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Kenneth T
19 May 2016|
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Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
we are open 24-hours 619-224-9791
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Room Tips
"Second floor rooms are great"
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"Not very big hotel, maybe 12 -16 rooms?"
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"Choose the second floor on the harbor side for a better view."
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"Great views on the top tier. Corner rooms are quiet and cool."
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