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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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Ranked #46 of 269 hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013
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    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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Arlington
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I travel to San Diego on business and love the location and the amenities at the San Diego Marriott Del Mar. Great Fitness Center, Wifi and the food is delicious. Couldn't believe how quickly, room service was. The staff( Lindsey) was most helpful in addressing all my needs.

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. Lindsey is definitely one of our star associates at the front desk and I am pleased to hear that she was able to accommodate all your needs during your stay. I am happy to hear that you used and were able to enjoy all the amenities that we have to offer at... More

La Jolla, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Our non-profit organization recently held an intimate wine tasting event in the Great Room of the Marriott Del Mar. We worked with Jenessa, the Sales & Events Coordinator, and she did a fantastic job, responding to our inquiries in a timely manner, accommodating all of our requests, having the flexibility to respond to our last minute changes -- a real... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor and for choosing Arterra to host your event. I am pleased to hear that your event was a smooth success and that Jenessa and Agie were accommodating and helpful throughout the entire event process. Jenessa is an extraordinary Sales & Events Coordinator and makes it her priority to deliver fantastic events, like... More

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

My fiancée and I love the Marriott in Del Mar, We dot have time to go on real vacations but when we want a getaway and to forget about work we head over to the Marriott in Del Mar. We have stayed a few times this year and everyone from the valet to kitchen actually seem to care about us... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

I am extremely pleased to hear that you choose the San Diego Marriott Del Mar as your “stay-cation” hotel. I strongly believe that it is the amazing staff here in Del Mar that can turn a stay-cation into a truly memorable experience. It is important to the staff and I that we create relationships with our guests and give the... More

Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Having stayed at most San Diego hotels, the Marriott Del Mar has all other chain properties beat, including the hotels downtown. The rooms are spacious with plenty of room to work, there are plenty of plugs, an iPhone alarm clock next to the bed, the mattresses are supportive (they don't have that worn-in body rut that other hotels have), rooms... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Wow, “Best Hotel in San Diego”, what a compliment. Thank you for your excellent review on Trip Advisor. The staff and I take pride in our newly renovated guest rooms and I am truly glad you enjoyed our finished product. I am glad the staff has been recognized for their efforts in working towards delivering a consistently clean product and... More

San Diego, CA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

My organization held a networking mix-and-mingler at Arterra last evening. The event planner was so helpful and organized from the onset. The day of the event, the server and bartender were very attentive to our members and guests. It wasn't a 'big' event, but our needs were well-attended to and we were made to feel very special. I called about... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. I want to sincerely thank you for choosing Arterra to host your networking event. I truly feel that Arterra’s location and atmosphere creates a unique location in Del Mar for events and meetings. I am glad to hear that Jenessa, the event planner, and the Arterra staff were helpful and attentive to... More

San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

We had a wonderful time tasting all the different dishes that Chef Jonathan created at a recent Chef's dinner that I was lucky to be part of. The service was great and Chase poured some very tasty wines. A Thank You to the Chef and his team. The Arterra restaurant is also a great choice for private business dining.

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed Chef Jonathan’s creative selection at the Chef’s tasting. It was our pleasure to host you in Arterra for this special dinner and we look forward to having you back at Arterra whether it is for pleasure or a business event. More

Tempe, Arizona, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

I work at a Marriot so of course I understand the quality when it comes to amazing customer service, the thing that makes me curious is seeing the company in other locations, this passed with flying colors and I am very pleased and not at all suprised to see this. Some employees to note: Front desk associate Nicole, she is... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you, fellow Marriott associate, for your review on Trip Advisor. I am happy to hear that our hotel passed your guest service test. Nicole and Sarah are most definitely assets to our hotel and we are lucky to have them here in Del Mar. We look forward to having you back at the San Diego Marriot Del Mar for... More

San Diego, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I went to Arterra with three friends for a 5-course Chef's tasting. It was absolutely wonderful! (And there were more than 5 courses!) Each item the terrific wait staff brought out was better than the previous one. We also tasted several really great wines. The presentation of the food items and how they were paired, were very creative and delicious.... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. Congratulations on winning the Chef’s tasting during the Arterra customer appreciation event. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the food and wine. Our Executive Chef, Jonathan Wills, has done an exceptional job bringing a new creativity and flavor to Arterra restaurant and lounge. I am glad that you were... More

San Rafael
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

.......with a friendly wonderful staff For almost 5 years now I have been staying at the Del Mar Marriott some times 4 to 6 times in one month. From the moment I arrive to park my car I am greeted by a friendly face. My check is process with so many familiar faces - from Jerry who always goes above... More

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Buffalo, New York
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

I love going to this hotel. The staff at the front desk always make me feel welcome and the rooms are just what I expect from Marriott but it is the little things that make me feel like the staff is thinking of ME. A great example of this is the elevators. Every time I went to the elevator from... More

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MHW1, General Manager at San Diego Marriott Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. The staff and I make it our priority to ensure that all the “little things” are taken care of for our guests. It is our goal to make your stay with us as enjoyable and stress free as possible. I am happy to hear that the staff made you feel most welcome... 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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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#100 Business Hotel in San Diego
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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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