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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar

3.0 of 5 717 South Highway 101, Solana Beach, CA 92075
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed for two nights on business. I would say that overall I was content. It’s not a high-end hotel, so my expectations were realistic. For a mid-range hotel, I’d say that it was slightly above average because of the updates. The updated interior design was nice; room furnishings were light, not cluttered, but did lack table/counter space. The queen... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay. We appreciate all feedback regarding our service and our rooms. Our guest have the opportunity to see areas that we may have overlooked. We will focus more attention to our shower curtains in the future. We are pleased that your visit was pleasant and we look... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 3rd time to stay at this hotel. Knowing that it was supposedly remodeled since our last visit we were expecting a little more than we got. Our room did not appear to be remodeled except for perhaps the fixtures. An electrical outlet did not work. The fluorescent light by the television didn't work, which made it difficult... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know the areas where we did not meet your expectations. All of our rooms were remodeled in 2014. We are sorry that one of the electrical outlets did not work. If a malfunction is reported to the front desk they will have our maintenance crew make the repairs immediately. In regards... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just spent six days at this hotel for our son's wedding. The reception desk personnel and all the staff were very friendly and helpful. We had a beautiful room on the first floor right off the courtyard; loved the courtyard, the fireplace, the Bistro, the hot tub and the pool. Our room was very spacious and comfortable. Ten minute... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Courtyard Solana Beach! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you as our guest again very soon! Sincerely, Mat Spivey General Manager More 

Alta Loma, California
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194 reviews 194 reviews
24 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in preparation of a 10 mile run the next day, place is nice and clean, walking distance to local restraunts. Close to beach. Staff here was very nice and attentive. Nice pool and spa. Would stay here again

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. We take pride in working as a team to insure all of our guest receive the best customer service possible. We look forward to having you back as our guest in the near future! Mat Spivey General Manager More 

NEW YORK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
38 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent five nights at this hotel. We arrived very late in the evening at around 11:30 p.m. We were met by friendly attendants who said they had been waiting for us. Our room was ready and we were off to it in a few minutes. The newly renovated room was amazing. It had vaulted ceilings, a... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review about your recent stay with us! It is nice to know that our Team is making our guests feel welcome and that our guest appreciate our newly appointed guest rooms! We look forward to having you stay with us again in the near future! Sincerely, Mat Spivey General... More 

San Diego, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This recently refurbished hotel is perfectly located within walking distance of some great restaurants (read below). Easy walk to Dog Beach too. The rooms are nice. They have hardwood flooring which is a real treat compared to the usual carpeted flooring that always seems to smell bad. This is a perfect little hotel for a quick business trip or family.... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. When travelers, such as yourself, point out local attractions and restaurants within walking distance of the hotel it is helpful to our future guests and much appreciated by us! Thank you again for your loyalty to Courtyard Solana Beach! We look forward to having... More 

New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Spent a night here during a business visit to San Diego. Wanted to have a "get away" beach feel and this looked closest to the beach (besides a Holiday Inn... but I'm too much of a snob to stay there). I don't think any of the hotels are right on the beach so this is as close as you'll get.... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

It is always nice to read a review with positive feedback. Solana Beach is a quaint little beach town along Highway 101 and we are located in the center of it. It is our proximity to beaches, restaurants shopping and the famous Del Mar Fairgrounds and race track, not to mention our staff and our hotel, that keeps our guests... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Parked my car for my entire 3 day stay and walked everywhere! Convenient beach access out the rear of the hotel Tons of restaurant options nearby (heading north on 101) Helpful, friendly staff Fire pit is a nice place to hang out if it's too cold formswimming

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review after your recent stay with us. Our prime location is perfect for walking to local restaurants, beaches, and venues such as the Cedros Design District and the Del Mar Fairgrounds. We appreciate that you shared your experience on Trip Advisor! We look forward to having you as our guest again!... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We stayed here over new year both last year and this, and were impressed by the room improvements made between our stays. Location is excellent, with great public transport options covering the whole coast from Oceanside down to San Diego. Staff are very friendly, and the "Bistro" food options limited but good enough (we actually had a better breakfast here... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. We completed out total renovation of all the guest rooms and common areas in September 2014. Your positive feedback about our improvements was appreciated. Your review and comments regarding our excellent location being close to beaches and restaurants was also appreciated. We look forward to having you as... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is a very average hotel. It is clean, the personnel friendly, but I could hear people in the next room talking. The walls don't seem to be insulated against noise. Many people in the pool/hot tub late at night....very noisy. I booked the hotel for 2 rooms through Expedia and tried to cancel one night of one room two... More 

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Mathew S, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar, responded to this review

Janey, I am sorry to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. It is our goal as a Team at Courtyard Solana Beach to make certain our guest have the best customer service we can deliver. We hope you will stay with us again and give us the opportunity to exceed your expectations! Sincerely, Mat Spivey... More 

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Address: 717 South Highway 101, Solana Beach, CA 92075
Location: United States > California > Solana Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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Courtyard By Marriott San Diego Solana Beach/Del Mar Hotel Solana Beach
Courtyard Solana Beach
Solana Beach Courtyard
Solana Beach Marriott
Courtyard Del Mar

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