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Ocean Beach Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5080 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lamar, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First off, let me just state that I do not consider myself a picky or to be a high maintenance person. I live in the country so I can accept and appreciate many meager and average accommodations... but none the less, here is my review. I placed my reservation through Priceline and was delighted with the amazing location of this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is right across from the beach ! Staff is very friendly, helpful, and accommodating ! Courtyard is lovely , not a lot of tables but still very nice . our room was small but the was my husbands fault for booking the wrong one ! Will most def come again !

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stayed here september 4to 6th its a very nice hotel. No pool the beach is across the street the staff is very nice and the courtyard is very pretty at night I would recommend this hotel its near a lot of restaurants also very quiet when we were there

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would describe the Ocean Beach area and this hotel as grungy and hipster. I read the reviews before I booked with this hotel and knew that it wasn't a five-star hotel. But there are certain things you expect from a hotel...such as A/C and electricity...especially during the hottest months of the year. The rooms are small and muggy. The... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been going to the ocean beach since we came across it while we were backpacking in 1999.this is our fourth time and when we go back to san diego we'll stay again. it was a motel when we first went ,with kitchenettes so you could cook and make a cuppa but now it's a hotel that's all gone... More

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Quebec, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A few step from Ocean beach ! We really enjoyed the patio. Good place for partygoer. Clean and cute. Lack of facilities (coffee maker, poor wifi, poor AC) considering the price. The street can be pretty noisy at night. Go elsewhere if you don't plan to spend some time on the beach while in San Diego. If you do and... More

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Yakima, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is right on Ocean Beach, there are tons of shops and restaurants within walking distance. The rooms are small and muggy. The tv was kind of cheap, it had a stand up shower, and a pedestal sink. We did lose power for a while, we left to go eat so I'm not sure how long it took to come... More

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San Diego, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only thing nice was the staff(Shaylin was awesome). We got stuck in the back corner (nw) in a room that was only about 10x10 . Portable ac blowing on us but didn't cool the room. Ac exhaust not even sealed where it goes through the wall. Smelled like mold. Two clean? Pillows and two non-covered ( meaning everyone else's head... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typically, we are pretty easy to please. Yes, we read the reviews before booking at the Ocean Beach Hotel, but there are some things you should expect ANY hotel (or even Motel) to provide. Proximity to the ocean is nice and we love being able to walk to nearby food and fun. Where I drew the line was no electricity.... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're a 4 to 5 star type of person, you need to look elsewhere. Yes it is across the beach where the locals and homeless hang out and look through your glass patio door because your curtain don't close all the way and you have to use a hair clip to attach it to the rod. The a/c unit... More

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Address: 5080 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Beach Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 56
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