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Clarion Del Mar Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Del Mar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay very much. The location is great, very convenient to shopping, the beach and restaurants. The rooms have been recently updated and are very comfortable. Parking is free and really close.

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

Dear Sieb0030: Thank you for the great TripAdvisor comments. Always a pleasure to read comments similar to yours with enjoying your stay, your opinion of great location (((I agree))), very convenient to shopping, BEACHES and restaurants. Newly renovated and sooo much more. Thank you again for your greeeeart comments. Sincerely, Thomas Mackey Clarion Del Mar Inn Hotel More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked based on TA reviews as well as the reasonable price. We had a second story room on the ocean side with a small balcony. Although not right on the coast, we had a fabulous view of the sunset. The room was updated and had many amenities including refrigerator, microwave, coffee service, large bathroom, roomy walk-in shower and free... More

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

Dear Judi M: Thank you for the great TripAdvisor comments. Even though we’re not right on the water, any west side room offers a beautiful sunset blue water view of the Pacific Ocean. Our new wet bars are all the rage having a microwave, refrigerator and wet bar to make coffee or tea in the morning noon or nights. It’s... More

Monrovia, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on business and was pleasantly surprised. Nice rooms, freshly painted interior. Large shower (something not readily found). They have a bistro on site, but strangely no menu in rooms. was greeted by a lovely lady and even had my room ready earlier than anticipated. Great neighborhood, ideal for walks on the beach. Close to freeway.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I came up with a last minute plan to celebrate our 41st wedding anniversary with a trip to Del Mar. We chose the Clarion Inn after reading reviews and thought to ourselves let's try out this place. The hotel staff were amazing, the room nice and location was perfect. We were very happy with our getaway!!!!!!

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San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I were evacuated from Los Cabos last month after mother natures destructive visit to S. Baja via hurricane Odile. We had financial challenges and were physically and emotionally wiped out. When the owners of the Clarion Inn heard of our plight, they generously offered us accommodations for 4 days until we could get our feet under us.... More

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Sure it has a nice ocean view from the upper floors, nice but not spectacular, a couple of large trees block out a good deal and you also have a view of rooftops. The staff is the best part, really nice people, but... there is no complementary breakfast, they only give you a 15% off coupon for one item at... More

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

Dear Daryl S: Thank you for taking the time to write your comments on TripAdvisor. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience for our guests... More

Oklahoma City, OK
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This is a long review. Historically, it is rare for me to give such a bad review. To sum it up, if you don't want to read all my comments, I will summarize them. The outdoor restaurant staff were rude to me and the front desk staff were a little odd. I can deal with odd since others might not... More

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

Dear JackieT: Thank you for the heads up on TripAdvisor with your opinions. I do remember responding to you once on Choice Hotels.com. And again I do apologize for not exceeding your expectations with our great little boutique hotel. We do attempt to do our very best with our hotel and our new Bistro C by Choice Hotels International. Whatever... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

We love the Clarion very quiet Ocean view rooms..3rd floor is best! Staff is professional & room is always very clean. Nice little cafe with specific hours open. Hope they add room service meals & upgrade elevator :)

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

Dear wendy9491: Thank you for your comments AND compliments on TripAdvisor while visiting The Clarion Del Mar Inn Hotel. Great reading you enjoyed our 3rd floor rooms; they’re truly the best for sunsets. Truly one of a kind sunsets and magnificent! Please return again and again to enjoy our great hotel in the sea side village of Del Mar/La Jolla.... More

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33 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Del Marin is one of the best places around San Diego, very nice village with small shops and restaurants. It has a great beach and a park. The area is quite expensive overall. Clarion is 15 min walking distance to the village and the beach and the price is very reasonbale compared to what you get. The rooms are recently... More

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

Dear ZPinar: Thank you for the truly outstanding comments on TripAdvisor. We’re worked diligently on the hotel to add those very special touches, like the ‘glass showers’ nice and clean! I’m a baby-boomer, and remember my parents with the wet bar, great to have available when you want it and when you don’t close the doors. My apologies for a... More

Anaheim Hills, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We were in Del Mar recently for a birthday party. The price was very reasonable for the San Diego area and was within walking distance of downtown Del Mar. The place was clean, neat, and quiet. Will certainly use it again if we are in the area.

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

Dear KarenZ28: I couldn’t agree more, YES, we’re a nice boutique hotel in the Sea Side Village of Del Mar. Conveniently located between most all major attractions – you could be visiting the Zoo, Sea World OR LegoLand, whichever strikes your fancy. Our staff is very helpful in locating the perfect spot if you’re interested in fine dining – similar... More

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Address: 720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
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Location: United States > California > Del Mar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Del Mar Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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