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The Grand Del Mar

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

We stayed at the Grand Del Mar to celebrate an anniversary & birthday. It is a beautiful property and we enjoyed every second. From the spacious rooms to the glorious fountains & gorgeous grounds... It was lovely all around! Our kids joined us for a few days, and they were treated like royalty! A full crib with bath products was... More

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Fajardo, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

All I have to say is this place is amazing, we clearly went from one Paradise to another. The Gran Del Mar is awesome. Beautiful grounds, Absolutely fabulous rooms, Pools for families and separate one for adults too. Golf course, tennis courts, different restaurants to choose from.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I capped off our week traveling the PCH with two nights and this stunning resort. Resembling a Tuscan villa, Grand Del Mar, is opulent: marbled lobby, manicured lawns, fragrant landscaping, Mediterranean-style courtyards, terraces and walkways with awe-inspiring views, and outdoor fireplaces, fountains and adirondaks for sitting to enjoy the view. There are two tennis courts, two family... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow! This is the best hotel we have stayed at to date. And mind you, we have stayed at plenty of high end hotel/resorts around the world. The Grand Del Mar is just something else. Beautiful grounds. Absolutely stunning rooms. Pools for families and separate one for adults. Golf course, tennis courts, different restaurants and bars around the hotel. Wait... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at "the Grand Del Mar" at the end of June for 4 nights, for the beginning of our Californian trip . It's one of of the best hotels we've ever stayed in. I was not sure when booking it about the location , but it's just 5/ 10 minutes drive to Del Mar beach , which is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have nothing bad to say about the Grand Del Mar & honestly how could I? It's only about 7 years old but it feels as if it's been there forever (in a good way!) & the service & amenities are top notch. I've stayed at many 5 star resorts & the service here is far superior, they treat you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They knew our name, however that happened I was shocked. They take the time to remember you and make you feel like royalty. Best experience ever. I can not wait to go back. It is in the middle of no where and a bit slower paced. If you want lively hot spot this is not the place.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was invited for a team offsite meeting at this hotel. I was amazed when I arrived: The entire place is very well organized and clean. The front desk is exactly what we see on the movies. Good, helpful and friendly staff. The room wasnt ready when we arrived, but they text me and offered me to keep my luggage.... More

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a beautiful hotel, with excellent service. From the moment we walked in, our experience just kept getting better and better. We didn't have reservations, and I called the Grand Del Mar on our drive in from Laguna to Del Mar. I spoke to reservations and they were very polite, they transferred me to the concierge because we wanted... More

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Deer Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second trip since April 2014 to The Grand Del Mar -- one of the most beautiful hotels ever. The check-in, staff, service, rooms, grounds, golf course, etc. --- everything was top notch/first class. Enough that it was hard to leave the hotel to our other scheduled events. Breakfast room service was fantastic -- so much that we added a tip... More

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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*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Family Hotel in San Diego #1 Luxury Hotel in San Diego #1 Business Hotel in San Diego #1 Spa Hotel in San Diego #1 Romantic Hotel in San Diego #11 Green Hotel in San Diego
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Serenely nestled amidst San Diego's Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve and a mere five miles from the Pacific coastline, The Grand Del Mar seamlessly combines the old-world charm of a Mediterranean estate with the modern luxury of an elegant resort. The result: California's premier triple Five-Star destination and TripAdvisor's #1 Hotel in the United States. Little wonder, given the sun-drenched climate, stunning natural beauty, championship golf course, one of only 41 Five-Star spas in the world, and irresistible dining - epitomized by Addison, Southern California's only Five-Star/Five Diamond restaurant, helmed by Relais and Chateaux Grand Chef William Bradley. From the completely relaxing to the downright invigorating, you'll find a variety of ways to fill your days (and nights) at The Grand Del Mar. Engage in a seasonal mixology class. Take a dip in one of four heated pools. Enjoy an afternoon hike or horseback ride amid the pristine nature preserve. Or, sip signature cocktails at the resort's enticing lounges - all before retreating to your thoughtfully appointed guestroom. Welcome to The Grand life - just east of the Pacific and slightly north of expectations. ... more   less 
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