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Pacific Terrace Hotel

3.5 of 5 610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    4 of 5 stars
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Columbia, MD
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131 reviews 131 reviews
121 hotel reviews
362 helpful votes 362 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

We recently stayed three nights in a partial ocean view room at the Pacific Terrace hotel. It was excellent! Our room was clean and comfortable, and located on the 3rd floor with a great ocean and coastline view. The room had two queen beds, a large bathroom with shower, with the sink & vanity outside the bathroom. The room also... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Although the place is a teeny bit dated in design its all about location, location, location here. Enjoy being directly on the ocean and steps away from all things happening on the boardwalk. Wonderful place to watch the sunset from your balcony and incredible service, they truly take pride in ensuring you have a wonderful stay.

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Julie G, Director of Sales at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Hi - thanks so much for posting your review! What a wonderful comment about our staff, I will be sure to pass it on to them. We look forward to having you back with us, hopefully soon! More 

Kitchener, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I rely heavily on Trip Advisor reviews you just never really know what you'll get when you get there. It is so nice to be pleasantly surprised! I'm pretty hard to please when it comes to accomodations...so I am happy to say the staff is so welcoming, our room was very nice, bikes were free, the location is perfect... More 

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Julie G, Director of Sales at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Yes, it DOES say alot when you change your vacation from 1 nights to 3!!! Thank you so much for letting us know about your experience, we love it when our guests extend their stay! Riding the bikes along the boardwalk is such a fun event for our guests, and the staff really does an amazing job at taking excellent... More 

Sandpoint, Idaho
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never stayed at Pacific Terrace and didn't know what to expect, but when we arrived the ladies at the front desk informed us that we had been upgraded to a third floor suite and to our surprise it was magnificent. The view is spectacular; the customer service is excellent and the amenities were very comfortable, so we will... More 

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Fort Worth Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice hotel! Older, but well appointed and comfortable. We had a presidential suite and I recommend it for the amenities and the patio views! Would not want to be on the ground floor though (we were not). I don't like the smell of the toiletries (pine cone like), but I brought my own, so it was... More 

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Julie G, Director of Sales at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for posting your comments about your recent stay at the Pacific Terrace! We do get many positive comments about the Presidential suite, with it's nice balcony and amazing view. I will pass your feedback along to our staff, they always appreciate hearing from our guests. Thanks, again, and we hope to see you back again, soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was fantastic, we came here for our anniversary and I was able to surprise my girlfriend with rose petals on the bed, candles, chocolate strawberries and a complimentary bottle of delicious champagne. The bed was cozy, they room gorgeous and the surprise view we had was the best. Overall we found a new staycation spot.

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Houston, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived earlier than planned and had paid extra online when reserving the room for an ocean view. The room I reserved was not ready but the staff ensured me the room available was ocean view. It would have been had the palm tree not been in front of the balcony. If you stood in the middle of the room... More 

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a couple of nights whilst touring the coast. We would never have found this very nice hotel without Tripadvisor reports. Booking.com gave us an excellent rate for a king room but on arrival we were upgraded to lovely suite overlooking the broad walk and ocean. The welcome from the valet and reception was extended by all... More 

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Julie G, Director of Sales at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Hello - thank you for writing. We love getting feedback from our guests visiting from other countries! I'm glad we were able to upgrade your room, and that you enjoyed the ocean views, and the room service. We hope to have you back in San Diego again, soon! More 

Addison
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For half of our stay, we had a room with an ocean view. The other two nights were spent on the first floor with no view. Is you decide to spend this much for a hotel, you must have a room with an ocean view or it is definitely not worth it. The room was nice and clean but not... More 

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Julie G, Director of Sales at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Hi - thanks very much for posting your comments about your recent stay at the Pacific Terrace! We do find that the majority of our guests reserve the full ocean view rooms, especially after they've been here the first time! Being able to see the ocean right from your room, and hear the waves crashing at night is a sought-after... More 

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good but not in the nicest area. Rooms comfortable but not exceptional, sea view from ground floor was through breakfast area then past pool screens etc. Staff very helpful. Do not understand the overall tripadvisor rating. On next trip to San Diego will choose somewhere else.

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  • Very nice(10)
  • Pool area(9)
  • Full ocean view(7)
  • Hot tub(6)
  • Great Place(4)
  • First floor(4)
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE(3)
  • Great location(3)

Additional Information about Pacific Terrace Hotel

Address: 610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pacific Terrace Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Pacific Terrace San Diego
Hotel Pacific Terrace
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#6 Family Hotel in San Diego
#55 Business Hotel in San Diego

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