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Capistrano Surfside Inn

3.5 of 5 34680 Pacific Coast Hwy, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624-1301
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austin, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traded our timeshare week through our vacation club trade service with a request for central West Coast beach area. This Resort fit the bill. I didn't see any reviews before booking, but they have found us good properties before so I didn't hesitate with pulling the trigger. We had a 2/2 on the third floor end.(see room tips). In... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, it sounds like you made the most of your vacation by visiting all that the area has to offer! We'd love to have you come stay with us again in the future. Amanda Burgess, General Manager More 

Timbuktu, Mali
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this place through VRI. We've also stayed at two other great properties: San Clemente Inn and Winner's Circle in Del Mar. We live in a very quiet home in a very quiet neighborhood. We were a little concerned about the road noise at Surfside Inn. It was not an issue. We were surprised how easily we got used... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

What an excellent and detailed review. Thank you so much for taking the time to post. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you as our guest again in the future. More 

Yorba Linda, CA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I have been an owner at the Capistrano Surfside Inn since 1990. I never considered giving it up and gone there every single year. I like it so much, I bought a second unit and spend another week there in the Winter. It is definitely one of the good things in my life. In recent years, the management of the... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

This review made my week! It means the world to us to have our long-standing owners express their delight in SurfSide Inn. It's the owners like you that help this resort to maintain it's cozy beach environment that our owners love to come to and we enjoy to work in. Thanks for the positive feedback and we'll see you next... More 

Denver, Colorado
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

It's a nice and laid back hotel, not a party resort. There is quite a bit of road noise. the property overall is old but kept in decent shape. There are lots of stores and restaurants a short drive from there. Staff is pleasant.

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Hope to see you again! ;0) Amanda Burgess, General Manager More 

San Jose, CA
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
47 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

It is nice to see independent well managed, nicely appointed timeshare properties. I've stayed at Hiltons, Marriott's, Diamond Resort properties that are nice but all very corporate. The Capistrano Surfside has the charm and warmth of a family managed business. The property is clean, with nice common areas. We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit which was huge, nicely furnished... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Hooray! Another satisfied customer! It was a pleasure seeing you and your wife and thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We try our best to be sure you have the best vacation experience possible and your feedback means so much to us. I hope you are successful in purchasing a 2BR, we would love... More 

Simi Valley
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59 reviews 59 reviews
37 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We spent 3 days here. This was the perfect place to relax and rest after a hectic wedding. We spent long stretches of time in the whirlpool tub, walking along the beach and sitting on our balcony staring at the pelicans in the surf, leaving “home” only once a day to eat dinner in one of the beautiful waterfront restaurants... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your honeymoon! Thanks for spending it with us. It was a pleasure meeting you both and we look forward for you coming back to stay with us for your anniversary ;0) More 

San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
9 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The Capistrano Surfside Inn is a cute little boutique hotel across from Doheny State Beach. The decor is dated and the carpet was stained, but the unit had everything we needed for a great and comfortable stay. We were in unit 211 and we had an oceanview. All units are equipped with everything from home, i.e., kitchen utensils, pots &... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again in the future. We'll get on those carpets ;0) More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is an update to my 9/1/2012 review I wrote about my annual 1 week vacation, at my Capo Beach timeshare. There is some new furniture, but the main attraction is the location and the view of the ocean/beach. If you want large bedrooms, see if a Sea Captain 2BR 2BA unit is available on the San Clemente side of... More 

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. Seems you made the most out of your week and did some great exploring. We look forward to your next stay ;0) More 

Phoenix
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Don't dismiss this property. My three star rating is against my five star standard (Marriot Vacation Club properties) for timeshares. We ended up in an East facing room (ie. non-ocean view). However, that was fine with us as we were out and about each day. Leaving little time for gazing out the window. If you have your mind is set... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I understand we don't have the amenities that some of the larger (Marriott properties) have to offer; but what we do have is a clean, well-maintained resort with a great personality! Come back and stay with us again, we'll see what we... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Read past reviews and I must say...We loved this place. Walking distance to beach...across the street. San Clemente pier so close. Has microwave n small fridge. Such a perfect little hidaway. We will be back.

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CapoSurf, General Manager at Capistrano Surfside Inn, responded to this review

Well put! I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Our resort is not fancy but it's clean, well-maintained, and has a lot of personality. We look forward to your next stay with us. Thanks for taking the time to post a review, we really appreciate the feedback. Amanda Burgess, General Manager More 

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Address: 34680 Pacific Coast Hwy, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624-1301
Location: United States > California > Capistrano Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Capistrano Surfside Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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