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Clarion Del Mar Inn

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720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Burlington, Canada
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153 reviews 153 reviews
19 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fortunately, this hotel is in a great location, close to the ocean. We asked for an Ocean view, but was not told that the view overlooked the parking lot, another building, then the ocean, so a bit misleading. There was a lipstick stain on the glass and they were not very understanding or interested. Ladies at the front desk were... More 

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Orange County, CA
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48 hotel reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Location: A. Staff: A. Room: F, because aircon was so LOUD. Grinding and rattling as it gets to your temperature setting. Then quiet. Then a few minutes later grinding and rattling again! We couldn't enjoy our room because of this. They have a sign in the room saying if you have a problem with your room, please see the front... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sunny Del Mar at it's best. Beach and resturants right around the corner. To sum it all up: Great service, great location, frendly staff, nice pool and jaccuzi - will be back if I ever end up in Del Mar again!! :-) Regards, Adeaide

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this to be a very pleasant stay. Clean, nicely remodeled. Short walk to the beach. Great sunset view from the terrace restaurant. Definitely coming back! Ideally for nature loving peeps, close enough for walks, bike riding, surfing.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value. Pride in ownership is evident. Right, cherry and very clean. Plenty of parking. Great location. Will probably make this my go to hotel business.. Wouldn't consider this property exactly romantic but would consider bringing the GF here too, based on location and value. They have a bistro on site as well, but sadly nothing appealed to me only... More 

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear atomic r: Thanks for the perks for the hotel, our great location, and lot’s of freebies. Apologies we couldn’t tempt you with one of our great food items in our Bistro, maybe next time, give us a try, I believe we’d surprise you with what we can make in our kitchen - On and off the menu. Look forward... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night in room 300, a corner room on the top floor. The view of the ocean was wonderful. The staff was very friendly. You can easily walk to restaurants or the ocean. The Clarion is lovely and I'd stay there again. Our only complaint is that the pool was too cold for us, but the hot tub... More 

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear Bldrcoffeeluvr: Thank you for your great comments and sharing them on TripAdvisor. All of our Ocean View rooms have views, BUT, I have to agree, the third floor is the best. Especially for our one of a kind sunsets. As for location, a short walk and you’re there, just at the heart of the Sea Side Village of Del... More 

Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I made a reservation here last minute online for a 1 night stay. I have stayed at other Clarion hotels in the past and was expecting the same from my previous experiences. This particular hotel has recently been remodeled with very tasteful hardware, appliances and amenities. I was quite impressed with the cleanliness & attention to detail.

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jullian V: A BIG, BIG Thank you for sharing your comments on TripAdvisor. A great read about your experience at our hotel. The new renovations are awesome with tranquil sea-foam greens and relating colors. Brushed Nichol Hardware and so many other great amenities. AND, the attention to cleanliness is always one of our many priorities. Thank you again for... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

This is my second time and it was just as great as the first. Best location for walking to town,hiking or the beach. Staff is wonderful. Very clean rooms and very comfortable.Good food at cafe especially the breakfast.We will be back!

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear lori r: Thank you for the compliments regarding our great location and our great staff… It’s always a pleasure to read you experienced Del Mar while having fur in our California Sunshine. Almost neighbors when you’re just over the border in Arizona. We know you have lots of sand, but ours is bit more wet with our beautiful pacific... More 

Crown Point, Indiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This hotel was absolutely beautiful and I would highly recommend it to anyone in the Del Mar area. There is also a bistro/cafe located on the property as well as a washer and dryer. The hotel was very close (walking distance) to the beautiful Del Mar down town area as well. Absolutely a gorgeous area.

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mary R: Thank you for the compliments regarding our great location; our great location; AND our great location… It’s always a pleasure to read you experienced Del Mar while having fur in our California Sunshine – the Bistro C is a great convenience, what a difference a renovation can make on this beautiful boutique hotel in Del Mar. Thank... More 

Las Cruces, New Mexico
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We spent ten days at the Clarion Del Mar and had a wonderful vacation thanks to their great hotel staff - everyone from the front desk clerks to the housekeeping staff were pleasant and accommodating. All of our requests were met quickly allowing us to truly enjoy our stay. Our spacious room had great amenities - especially the mini kitchenette!... More 

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silversurfer-delmar, Manager at Clarion Del Mar Inn, responded to this review

Dear Karen R: Thank you for the compliments regarding our great staff; they truly are the best… It’s always a pleasure to read you experienced our jewel in Del Mar while having fur in our California Sunshine – the Bistro C is a great convenience, what a difference a renovation can make on this beautiful boutique hotel in Del Mar.... More 

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