We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Marina Inn and Suites

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Marina Inn and  Suites
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

425 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 375: English reviews
Berkley, Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here one night after our flight in to San Diego. The hotel was easy to find and just what we needed. The parking lot is small, and we found the last spot that evening which was a relief since we had our baby. The room was comfortable and clean. We enjoyed the local coffee shops in the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank hulacherry
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed 4 nights on business, close to water, trolley to convention center and Little Italy for a nice meal in the evening. Room was small but clean and just fine for 1 person on business. Bathroom was also very small.but had nice waterfall shower head. Bed was comfortable, nice 40" flat screen TV, frig and microwave. Staff was very friendly...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank John M
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear John, We cannot thank you enough for the incredible feedback. It sounds like you truly enjoyed our rooms, wonderful staff and the value! We're so happy to hear this! We are happy to hear that the nearby train noise did not bother you, and would like to add that while the noise may be problematic for some of our...

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good clean and well kept motel in great location for an attractive price. They need to upgrade some of the furniture in the room a bit, but the important stuff, the bed, bathroom TV and internet were up to speed and working fine.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank JLM0312
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some time to provide positive feedback from your recent stay. We are happy to know that both our location and price were a perfect fit for your trip. We are also happy to see that the important stuff was all up to your expectations and we will keep your comments regarding the room decor in mind...

Elizabeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was nice. I had a clean room with a nice view in front of the ocean. The location was good. I requested a microwave and they brought it. The staff was also very nice. They helped me with the things I requested. I enjoyed my stay very much

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank miluskacd
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful, five star review! We are thrilled to hear you were pleased with our location, accommodations, customer service and view. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and we were honored to host you. We hope to welcome you back the next time you visit the area and are seeking a relaxing place enjoy watching the...

West Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed for 3 nights here on a sight-seeing trip to San Diego and I picked this place mainly because I wanted to stay in either Little Italy or Gaslamp quarter which seemed to be the perfect launchpad to cover all the attractions on my list. This place is a short bus ride (992) from the airport and the nearest attractions...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Arun Goud A
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Arun, What a wonderful review to read! We are thrilled you took advantage of our convenient location and you were able to enjoy strolling through the area. It is a pleasure to hear you also took full advantage of our various amenities that help add value to your stay, including our free WiFi and parking! Though you enjoyed most...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Staff was very pleasant and room was clean and we loved the updates that were recently done. We WILL be back again. I love the location and the price. They even have earplugs in the room because it is downtown close to train tracks and can be a noisy area. We didn't mind the noise and it is just a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank misslowkey2002
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

We sincerely thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay with us. We are thrilled you were happy with our customer service, cleanliness and location all at a great value. We are already looking forward to welcoming you back and we wish for you only the best in the new year!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I spent two nights at the Marina Inn & Suites in August 2016, and found it to be a pleasant stay. The best thing about the hotel is its location. San Diego is a small city and the Marina Inn & Suites is centrally located - about a 15-minute drive from the airport and a beautiful 10-minute walk to the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Angela K
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Angela, Thank you so much for choosing to stay at Marina Inn & Suites. It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed quite a bit of what the surrounding areas have to offer. We know there's nothing like an ocean view from your room so we're glad to hear that you enjoyed that as well as our wonderful staff. Thank you for...

Shoreline, Washington
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This will be the 4th year that we will stay at Marina Inn and Suites. We started staying there for just 3 weeks and now we are staying there 2 1/2 months. That is testimony in itself, but the location, the staff and the weather are all outstanding. The staff is so friendly, that we feel like family. If you...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bette M
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Dear Bette, The greatest compliment that any guest can give us is a return visit. We are always grateful to welcome you all back and enjoy the time that you all spend with us. We thank you so much for your kind words and amazing recommendation. We are so happy that you all continue to stay at Marina Inn &...

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I was going away for the weekend with my Son and this inn was within our budget since we were in San Diego for a Charger game . From the minute i called to reserve the room , the customer services was amazing! Jamal told me how to get there , what was around, ways to travel through the city....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank lolab011
GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Inn and Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Jamal is an awesome team member and really enjoys delivering his brand of exceptional customer service. I'm glad you were able to experience that first hand! I'm not sure if you were here to cheer on the Chargers or the "other guys," but the Chargers delivered a WIN, and that made our...

London, UK
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I like Motels, as a taste of Americana, and have no issue with them being dated and frayed as long as they are clean. This one however is a smelly, sticky-floored, grimy establishment with dubiously stained furniture and a bathroom that reminded me of that from a 1970s holiday camp. It's awful. We christened it the "Breaking Bad Inns &...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Matt_Henry

81 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (71)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (25)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (28)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these San Diego hotels
Pacific Inn Hotel & Suites
#175 of 278 in San Diego
472 reviews
Downtown
Urban Boutique Hotel
Urban Boutique Hotel
#77 of 278 in San Diego
515 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
La Pensione
#111 of 278 in San Diego
512 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Marina Inn and Suites, conveniently located next to the San Diego Int'l Airport, Lindbergh Field. Only 300 yards from the beautiful bay of San Diego, our phenomenal location and customer service is exceptionally outstanding! Just two blocks from little Italy rich with restaurants and beauty, and a few short miles from the Gaslamp District,which features an abundance of restaurants, night clubs, shopping and museums. If you are a sports lover you will be just minutes from PETCO PARK home of the San Diego Padres. Our amenities include, but are not limited to, Microwave and Refrigerator available upon request, and Swimming Pool. Sea World and Zoo Savings Packages are available. Great value visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina Inn and Suites

Address: 1943 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $105 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marina Inn and Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 29
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Priceline and Travelocity so you can book your Marina Inn and Suites reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Marina Inn And Hotel San Diego
Marina Hotel San Diego
Marina Motel San Diego
Hotel Style:
#83 Business Hotel in San Diego
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Marina Inn and Suites staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Marina Inn and Suites staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Book several months in advance if you can as rates skyrocket if you can only book 1 or 2 weeks in advance of your stay.”
 of 5 bubbles johnmI6645XA, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Odd shaped table in room that didn't fit where it should be. Old beat up chair that wouldn't fit anywhere near the table. Old dresser with drawers that were always sliding out. Otherwise, good, clean room for the price and location.”
 of 5 bubbles JLM0312, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I love the rooms to face the water.”
 of 5 bubbles misslowkey2002, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor guarantees you a fantastic view.”
 of 5 bubbles bettem786, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are a bit small but remember this is a little inn. Quaint and small ”
 of 5 bubbles lolab011, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5