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San Diego Marriott Del Mar

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   11966 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cancun, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our recent stay in San Diego's Marriott Del Mar where the room was very comfortable, and the service quite accommodating. We were served each day in the restaurant by RHONDA, who not only did her job, but asked us if there was anything else she could do to assist us. She was top notch and we found that... More

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Pasadena
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean room, friendly staff, acceptable internet. The hotel is perfectly fine, not particularly inspiring, but nothing wrong either. The fitness center is adequate. The outdoor pool is a definite bonus. The restaurant is reported to be superb, although I wasn't able to dine there.

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Eric, Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry to hear you didn't get to experience our restaurant Arterra, be sure to try the sushi next time you stay with us. More

Clinton, Kentucky
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72 reviews 72 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Marriott San Diego Del Mar is a great hotel with all the amenities, but the shining star of this hotel is the restaurant. The Marriott Del Mar has the finest restaurant of any hotel I've ever visited. The staff is so attuned to giving good service that it is completely natural to them, Every guest is treated with a... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

We just read this out loud at our staff meeting. It really means something to hear back from our patrons. Thank you for your sincerity and for the great mention of those who made an impression on your service. The staff has a tremendous amount of pride and they take it to heart. It made our day to read your... More

Los Angeles, California, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As gold Marriott customers, we love the Marriott brand. Stayed the weekend of 8/8 with 2 other couples. Upon check in, clerk confirmed our "feather-free" room (due to allergies). Unfortunately, upon entering the room, it was not "feather free". It took 2 calls and over 30 minutes to get someone to our room with correct pillows. The following day, we... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Douglas W, It’s all in the details and the speed of delivery. It seems we stubbed our toe on your experience during your stay with us. Aside from my personal apology, I would also like the opportunity to speak directly with you. At your convenience, please give my office a call. We strive every day to deliver the best... More

Scottsdale, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I travel 75-80% of the year for business, and I have a choice as to which airlines, hotels, restaurants and rental car companies I select on weekly basis, I am not often moved to write a personal review as I have come to expect a certain level of service from within the hospitality & travel industry. As a Marriott... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Thadwhyte3rd, Tracey is a real jewel for the restaurant and the hotel. We will recognize her for her attention to detail and her service engagement. I will be sharing this review with the entire Arterra staff. It really brings it home about our commitment to service. We practice that service is not what you do, but the way in... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Were here for the Surf Cup with 14 year old girls. Everyone at the hotel was very accomodating to the girls and their families. The staff could not have been better and the hotel restaurant, bar and pool are great. I would hight recommend this hotel for groups and families.

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear DomerDad, I hope you had a very successful tournament. I used to travel with my girls for sports; I know how important a good hotel is for the spirit of the competition. I am glad the family had a great time. See you next year for Surf Cup 2015! More

Belgium
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with a family group of 9. One the the best hotels I have stayed in. Great pools/ Excellent service. Quite. Shuttle service to beach, some 20 mins away. This hotel is what a 5 star should be. Don't bother with having the sit down breakfast go have it at the coffee corner, where you eat what you bought... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear 5Starholiday, We love being called a 5 star hotel. The staff clapped and cheered when I read your review to the morning stand up meeting. I also passed along the thought of being a little more flexible on the timing of the shuttle. Something for us to be more conscience of when picking guest back up. You mentioned the... More

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57 reviews 57 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the weekend here with friends. This is a nice family and business hotel. It is located close to the I5 and about ½ hour from downtown San Diego and 15 minutes to Mission Bay or La Jolla. Valet and self parking are available. The hotel is very neat, clean and well appointed. The lobby area is inviting and... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear 1Travel Monkey, I love the Handle! It’s a very creative name for your survey handle. I am delighted you picked up on the books for children. We really try and cater to the families that travel with their children; for business or leisure. Did you have a chance to have one of our S’mores poolside? They are a big... More

Ashburn, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel based on local coworker recommendations. Nice location for access... but in the middle of suburbia and they charge $20/day to park?!?! WiFi was also a charge item. When the room was as high priced as it was, these extra daily charges are excessive. Room was clean and average, nothing stunning. Nice pool deck for hanging out,... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We monitor our pricing and strive to provide the best value for our guests. We are please you enjoyed the pool and lounge area. Thank you for allowing us to host you. More

Redondo Beach, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Marriott Del Mar for 4 nights and 5 days. The people are what make the difference. I'm not sure how Marriot got their brand down to their employees but they really believe in customer service. The front desk and the car valet people were calling me by my name which is very special-- I thought I... More

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Brian F, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Gene, We are delighted to hear about the high level of service our Hosts provided during your stay, Thank you for your kind words of recognition, We were wondering if you have any feedback for improvement since you rated your overall stay as only one star. Than you for choosing the Del Mar Marriott. More

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Address: 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — San Diego Marriott Del Mar 3.5*
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The San Diego Marriott Del Mar Hotel is an ideal choice, whether you're traveling for business, pleasure, or planning a meeting. Our location in Del Mar is a seaside hideaway 20 minutes north of downtown San Diego and just south of Solana Beach. Along with our versatile meeting and banquet space, fine catering and luxury amenities we are an outstanding San Diego hotel choice. Our Del Mar, California hotel is convenient to beaches for surfing or sunbathing and also close to shopping at the Del Mar Downtown Historic Village. Events at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, golf at Torrey Pines and horse racing at the Del Mar Racetrack also excite our guests. The San Diego Marriott Del Mar provides guests with an array of diverse and exciting entertainment! Our unique on-site restaurant, Arterra, offers a trendy dining destination with award-winning cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Take an evening to unwind with some cocktails from our full bar or outdoor lounge and enjoy some of your favorites at our fresh sushi bar. ... more   less 
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