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    Dolphin Motel

    2912 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2770
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    Reviewed 24 January 2012

    As previous reviewers have stated this is an unbelievable deal in San Diego. It is right across from the sport fishing pier which is a fun place to stroll through. Many beautiful, expensive sail boats. It is not fancy but clean and well kept. All...More

    Thank buttonwoodbrook
    Reviewed 21 January 2012

    For 50 bucks a night, its completely worth it. Rooms are small, but good enough for 1 or 2 people. Has a nice warm cup of coffee waiting in the morning with breakfast snacks and fruits. Friendly service. Owner hangs out there and is very...More

    2  Thank ComebackShane
    Reviewed 19 January 2012

    Read great reviews about this place, thought we would give it a try for New Years Eve. Checked in early, about 12:30 in the afternoon on a saturday. Asked where a good place to watch the Laker game was, and front desk gave us a...More

    2  Thank ziggz43
    Response from DolphinMotel, TOM - DESK CLERK at Dolphin MotelResponded 20 January 2012

    Right you are! It means alot to us when you point out that we are not a fancy establishment. Time and time again our guests value the fact they are not here for the extra luxury theme, they are only here for the price and...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2012

    I needed a place to stay for a few nights, before leaving on a long range fishing trip from Point Loma. My expectations were low because of the cheap price. However, the service was better then most 4-5 star hotels. One night when we had...More

    1  Thank R.RoseManhattanBeach
    Response from DolphinMotel, TOM - DESK CLERK at Dolphin MotelResponded 19 January 2012

    Thank you so much! It means alot to us for you guys to write us a review That desk clerk is Jeb who has been with us for 3 years now. He is very hard working and takes nothing extra for his services All of...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2012

    A quaint little motel in an excellent area. I was looking for a place where my little family could rest our heads after a day at Sea World. We have small children and we were only going for a couple hours a day, but I...More

    3  Thank Vecchio7
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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
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #5 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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    • San Diego
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    • Dolphin Hotel San Diego
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    "Book ahead of time. They do have ocean view rooms."
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    "You can ask the management to provide you harbour facing room while doing the booking"
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    "We stayed in room 29 in the corner and slightly away from the road.....it was very quiet."
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    "Room #5 is near my parking"
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