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    Dolphin Motel

    2912 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2770
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    Reviewed 3 April 2012

    I was looking for a clean, safe and affordable motel. The rooms were small but very clean, there was free wifi, a nice contnental type breakfast, super friendly and helpful staff, it is in a good location and they offer free parking. This hotel is...More

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    Response from DolphinMotel, TOM, Desk Clerk at Dolphin MotelResponded 5 April 2012

    Thank you very much guys for giving us a chance!\ Its wonderful guests like you guys that make it worthwhile Every place has it good and bad, so a balance between budget, cleanliness, accommodations is why tripadvisor.com is highly used by millions of people worldwide....More

    Reviewed 2 April 2012

    We stayed here for 3 nights while in San Diego. It is near the marina, so a bit cheaper than the Gaslamp District. There are plenty of other chain motels in the same area, but we were keen to support a place that was not...More

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    Reviewed 31 March 2012

    The rooms were clean, free wifi, decent breakfast, CCTVs overlooking the cars to ensure security. The folks manning the front desk were very friendly and helpful. Owner was also very helpful in recommending places to visit. Could not ask for more with the price we...More

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    Response from DolphinMotel, TOM, Desk Clerk at Dolphin MotelResponded 5 April 2012

    Dear valued guest, We appreciate you taking the time to write a review about us. As the owner states, we are by no means a luxury place. What we do offer is a balance of cleanliness, price, and comfort. We hope future guests will evaluate...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2012

    TA reviews can nv be wrong! Booked a 2 nights stay at the Dolphin Motel and my stay throughout was pleasant! Felt safe sleeping at night knowing there will someone at the desk 24hrs with security cameras all around! The rooms are small but very...More

    1  Thank Bunhun
    Response from DolphinMotel, TOM, Desk Clerk at Dolphin MotelResponded 31 March 2012

    Thank you dear guests for writing a review about us. Tripadvisor is a tool the powerful traveler can use to evaluate travel locations & lodging places. All places of course do get their share of good and bad, so what matters in the end is...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2012

    Very Neat, Family operated Motel with all you need to have a vacation in San Diego, CA. One needs to rent a Car in San Diego any way for having an all inclusive vacation. Rooms are small but clean. Located closed to Marina, view is...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 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
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Dolphin Hotel San Diego
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    Room Tips
    "Great views on the top tier. Corner rooms are quiet and cool."
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    "You can request a harbor view when booking"
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    "We moved on our 2nd night. This room on the second floor at the far right has two queen beds and its own..."
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    "Book ahead of time. They do have ocean view rooms."
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