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Del Mar Motel on the Beach

2.0 of 5 1702 Coast Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Barbara
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90 reviews 90 reviews
32 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Del Mar doesn't pretend to be anything it's not. It's an old school hotel that gets by on location, which is stellar, literally on the sand. Nearby we found great restaurants, such as Jake's, coffee shops, fun bars and more. Del Mar is a cute little beach town. We'll be back.

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old motel with all that that entails but it's all about location. It's RIGHT on the beach. It has common balconies on the water side. There is a lovely public park and beach half a block away, lifeguard station is right next door. The Main Street with all the restaurants is 2 blocks away. It also has... More

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Salt Lake City
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted a couple days to unwind and San Diego seemed like a nice place to do that. I wanted to walk along the ocean and sit and stare at the water-this motel was perfect for that. For as many motels/hotels and beaches as there are in SD, there are very few motels on the actual beach, which is why... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here this past week. It is the perfect spot - right on the beach.Two very good restaurants right next door. Our room was very comfortable and large. The bedding and pillows were comfortable. No carpet on the floor; nice wood textured flooring. TV, Micro and coffeemaker are included. Note that the building is situated East... More

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Upland, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the Del Mar Motel on the Beach. My wife and I stayed there 1 night on an overnight trip down to the San Diego area. When you walk out of your room you are literally steps from the sand and great restaurants. We walked up to the town for breakfast the next morning at the Americana for a... More

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Kansas
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11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

As long as your perspecitve is clear this is a great throw back but also very convenient since you can literally walk out of the back of the hotel and be on the beach. The weekdays are not usually too crowded but the weekends are, so if you want real Ocean Front and sand between your toes within seconds of... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This hotel is a through back to the 60's It is a clean but not fancy property. However, the staff is great. They supply beach chairs, boogy boards and unbrellas for the beach and beach towels. I recommend it highly. Many restaurants and shopping within walking distance.

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Billings, Montana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The location can't be beat - right on the beach! Our room was clean, but only had a shower (no bathtub). Took us awhile to crack the secret touch to getting the right temperature of water in the shower. The motel is right next to a very busy restaurant - it's expensive so we didn't eat there, But there is... More

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phoenix, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This hotel is on the beach, right on the beach. Only fish get closer to the ocean and this hotel is a fabulous way to enjoy Del Mar. If you enjoy the ocean and close proximity to excellent restaurants this is the place to be. We have been staying there annually for a week since 1990 and it just keeps... More

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Yuma, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This motel is in a great location. Very close to the Del Mar Racetrack and right on the beach. You can sit and enjoy the great view of the ocean. Great also to take the family and BBQ right on site. There are great places to eat and shop close by.

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Address: 1702 Coast Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014
Location: United States > California > Del Mar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Del Mar Motel on the Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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