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Surfer Beach Hotel

711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked a room through Expedia which Expedia messed up so I just came off of a 9 hour drive from Sacramento. Daniel was such a big help. He called around and helped me find accommodations for tonight and I will be checking in with this hotel tomorrow. I have kids in the car tired and thirsty. I was so... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came down to San Diego for a quick weekend getaway and when we arrived at Surfer Beach hotel we knew we made the right decision. The manager Daniel was extremely nice and went out of his way to get us through the check in process quickly as well as getting us an upgrade!

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Englewood, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The only thing this hotel has going for it is the beach location.The moment I opened the door a wave of disinfectant odor hit me in the face. The cleaning crew must use this on a daily basis as I was there 2 nights and a the smell was clearly reapplied with each room cleaning.My first impulse was to throw... More 

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kkis, I am sorry to read of your disappointment. The Housekeeping Team ensures the cleanliness of the rooms and it is a priority to disinfect so that each guest can have a safe and comfortable environment to check into. In an effort to accommodate your early arrival, just past noon, the Housekeepers had just left the room before you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Daniel at the front desk was phenomenal! He helped me and my friend in a hotel crisis and gave us the best deal on town. It's a gorgeous hotel with amazing service. He provided Coupons to local restaurants, baggage service, advice on attractions in town and so much more. Best hotel in San Diego by far!

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kimmyvincent, I am glad that Daniel was able to help you out in your time of need. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the review! Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca | General Manager More 

Loma Linda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have some family coming into town and were looking for a nice place to take them that was on the beach. We saw this listing on trip advisor and wanted to get some more information. We called and spoke to Daniel who was very helpful and offered us a great deal with a view of the... More 

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear APGuillen, Thanks for the great review and we look forward to your visit. The booking process can be arduous and boring, but it doesn't have to be. We train for smooth and efficient reservation taking, while also offering the best rate available to our guests. Thanks for choosing the Surfer Beach and we look forward to your arrival. Sincerely,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was shocked at how great the service was at this hotel. In the middle of spring break I expect the bare minimum but Daniel the receptionist was the most hospitable person I could imagine. He really made it feel like a home. I never write reviews on websites but he deserves it.

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bootymeister, At the Surfer Beach Hotel, we regard service as one of the most important aspects of the guest experience and train continuously on how to offer that service. Daniel is the epitome of that aesthetic and we appreciate the recognition. Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca General Manager More 

El Segundo
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22 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here when we went on a college tour. There were 4 of us in the room. The hotel is located on the beach, in a great location. The World Famous restaurant is right next store. I found the front desk staff friendly and helpful as they were during a previous stay. Just remember, you are staying here for the... More 

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear GbFunk1, I have to agree with you, the ocean view rooms are the best! However if you are looking for a deal and planning to be on the beach most of the time, then the standard rooms are for you. Thanks for coming back again. I hope you can make San Diego your home for at least the next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here four nights mid March with a few friends. The rooms were very reasonable and accommodated the four of us very well. Really affordable price for weeknight stay with a fantastic ocean view. Everything was within quick walking distance so we saved plenty of money from not needing to take cabs anywhere. Daniel at the front desk was extremely... More 

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LucioPB, Daniel works most evening shifts, so our guests are usually greeted by his smiling face. I am glad he and all of our staff were able to service your friends and you enjoyed yourselves. Thanks for the great review. Best, Adam M. Della Rocca | General Manager More 

Council Bluffs, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2nd time staying at this hotel. Will always come back. rooms are great. we get the ocean view rooms and spend a lot of time on the deck watching the ocean and people on the boardwalk. Close to pier, shopping, lots of restaurants - right in the middle of everything. Could not have asked for anything better.They always take care... More 

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cathy N, We are honored for the five-star review. Thanks for coming back again. We love our repeat guests as we get to know their stories and can anticipate their needs even more. We hope to have you back again next year! Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surfer is awesome every time, has the best location and price on the beach. Daniel at the front desk is great and super helpful and gave us an awesome price on the sunset suite. We are always happy with our stay here!

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DestinyChild25, Thanks for the five-star review. We hope to have you back again for next year's Spring Break. Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca More 

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