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Pacific Terrace Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109 (Pacific Beach)
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Ranked #4 of 270 hotels in San Diego
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights. We were on the second floor on the south side (partial ocean view). We booked late so that was all that was available. If I were going to stay here again, I would either make sure to be on the north side or pay for the full ocean view (center). Where we were overlooks the... More

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Edmonton, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Over all it was a great stay. Hotel was clean and beds were extremely comfortable. I had the best sleep! Decor was tasteful but some things were a little dated. Loved the fact that they have keurig coffee machines in the rooms, and BOLD coffee...big bonus!! Air conditioners are loud. So is the machine by the hot tub, good thing... More

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Glens Falls, NY
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hotel is in a perfect location, on the beach, close to restaurants, bars, shopping and public transportation - all within a short walking distance. The Staff is fantastic, friendly and very accommodating. Angela, the concierge, was extremely knowledgeable and helped us plan our daily sight-seeing outings. The hotel is clean and has everything you need - the pool and... More

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has gone downhill.... they must be affected by the economy. No wine time at 5 pm.....only 1 glass when you check-in.....toiletry products downgrade.....the bed height is way to high to get into bed.....bumped my toes several times..not enough tv channels..they still have cookie time at 4 pm but now you get looks from the staff if you take... More

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

Thank you for posting your review, our staff reads each and every one and we really take the comments to heart! We did convert from the wine hour to a happy hour about 5 years ago, in response to the guests asking for more drink options and specials. Our in-room toiletries are all from the Tommy Bahama resort line, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We received excellent service at this hotel, especially by Dan S., especially with his help with valet, luggage, and dinner recommendations. Pat was also excellent in maintenance. The ocean view exceeded expectations.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel staff great, rooms great, fresh baked cookies every afternoon great, breakfast great, drinks available for pool or lounging great. Views wonderful. Stayed one night partial ocean view. Rest of time in ocean view. I agree with other reviews that ocean view is the best forwatching surfers, people on the boardwalk and fantastic sunsets. (But if you get a partial... More

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Stoughton, Wisconsin
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've done a fair amount of traveling at some very high end hotels and I can say without reservation that this was my best hotel experience yet. Staff and accommodations were impeccable. Tremendous value. I probably would not have intentions of staying in San Diego again accept the Pacific Terrace will likely lure me back. Incredible experience!

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I passed a really hard winter in Montreal , Quebec. I told myself where am I dreaming to go this winter. I dreamt of San Diego , California. I researched a hotel on the beach with the amenities I was looking for. travelling Solo posed a challenge. I am so happy and grateful I chose PTH. It was everything... More

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Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed with our grandson, escaping Chicago's cold, and it was delightful. We had a room on the first floor, with a lovely patio right by the pool, and it was really convenient. The room was spacious, the beds ridiculously comfortable and the bathroom well-appointed. Every person on the staff was pleasant and made a point of greeting you. Great... More

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Woodland, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about this hotel. It is a gem. Perfect location for laying on the beach or cruising the boardwalk. The rooms are exceptional. Very large with a patio that leads to the pool or to a daily wine tasting. You can go from your room to the pool to the beach back to the pool and then... More

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  • Very nice(10)
  • Pool area(9)
  • Full ocean view(7)
  • Hot tub(6)
  • Great Place(4)
  • First floor(4)
  • 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
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#4 Top resorts Hotel in San Diego
#5 Family Hotel in San Diego
#9 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#55 Business Hotel in San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pacific Terrace Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Oceanfront, 4-diamond hotel between Sea World and La Jolla. ... more   less 
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