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The Grand Del Mar

5.0 of 5 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130
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67 reviews 67 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the first email to the last goodbye in the driveway, be prepared for the exemplary experience that is the Grand Del Mar. You pay handsomely for the accommodation and service, but this place is perfect to celebrate an occasion. I simply loved the heated adults pool which I had to myself every day, heated to perfect comfortable conditions. With... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When you drive up to the Grand Del Mar you know that you have arrived at a special place. First you are greeted by staff making you feel so welcome. The Grand Del Mar is reminiscent of an Italian palace in the middle of the hills, you forget where you are and the magic takes over. And although the luxury... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for four nights at the Grand del Mar in October. I was blown away the minute I set foot in the hotel. Not to quote everyone else but this hotel is pure LUXURY on the eye as well as on service. Beautiful pictures and furnitures throughout. Very friendly staff. We stayed in a room near the end of... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Words can't possibly describe the luxury you are going to experience when you stay at the Grand Del Mar. From the moment you arrive you are feeling quite welcome and "at home". Everyone we encountered was genuine and professional. The room was the best we have ever stayed in... It is stunning! We celebrated our 20th anniversary and there was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Add together the marvelous food, the gorgeous rooms, the more than friendly entire staff, the extremely talented salon, the incredible Christmas decorations, the beautiful pool, the fun shops, the spa I wish I went to cuz everyone in our party said it was divine...... The total is if you get a chance to experience this place, you are lucky person.

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San Diego, California, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a little bit of a maze to find your room but once you do....LUXURY...and the staff is SO helpful and friendly. It was tastefully decorated for the holidays but you could still see the excellent furnishings

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Berkeley, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This grand hotel was never on our radar, although I had hear of it. We have visited San Diego many times, but have tended to stay coast-side. The drop dead gorgeous Grand Del Mar hotel is tucked in to the hills of Del Mar. Unless you had reason to go there, you might never know that it exists -- Its... More 

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TheGrandDelMar, Executive Director of Rooms at The Grand Del Mar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is wonderful to hear that you found our grounds, décor and colleagues exemplary. Your detailed feedback is valued, and we would like to speak with you personally. Please respond to our direct message at your convenience. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Grand life! Sincerely, Nenad Praporski, Executive Director of Rooms... More 

Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived here very tired after 24 hours of travel and airports and from the moment we arrived we felt like royalty. We dined a Amaya multiple times (please see separate review). The room was stunning and more than we could ever expect, nothing was to little for the staff and they all seemed genuinely friendly even down to the... More 

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Nottingham, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last stay on our road trip down the Californian coast and it was certainly a gem. We were in a Toscana Suite which looked out over the golf course and had the most spectacular sunset views. Very comfortable, with a huge living room, kitchenette, bedroom, bathroom. Breakfasts in Amaya were the best we'd had on the whole... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Grand Del Mar is probably the best hotel that I have ever stayed at. From the moment you walk to the registration desk to when you check out, everything about the hotel is geared towards pleasing the guest. The service is one of the best in the business. The hotel also has spectacular views and the decor is impeccable.

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Address: 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130
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Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Grand Del Mar 5*
Number of rooms: 249
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Also Known As:
The Grand Del Mar Hotel San Diego
Grand Del Mar Hotel
Grand Del Mar San Diego
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#1 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#1 Business Hotel in San Diego
#1 Family Hotel in San Diego
#9 Green Hotel in San Diego

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