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Blue Sea Beach Hotel

2.5 of 5 Resort   |   707 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Best Western Blue Sea Lodge) (Mission Beach)
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Ranked #43 of 269 hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed today
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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

But then, I'm easy to please. All I want is a beach hotel next to the surf and sand, a view of the sea, the sound of the waves and no alarm clock! I have taken my 2 granddaughters here 5 times in the past year and am scheduled to return for one last summer "hurrah" in 2 weeks. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Do not be deceived by the exterior. Nicely appointed hotel with great attention to detail like modern decor with water and free fruit in lobby, philosophy toiletries and a friendly staff. Lots of parking ($18 per day) and easy beach access. Right next door to world famous. Patios could be better and if only we had an ocean view. Will... More

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Houston, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Upon approaching the Blue Sea Beach Hotel my girlfriend and I were worried we had overpaid for a hotel that looked like it needed a lick of paint. When we got inside, we realized that's exactly what they've done. Honestly, this is one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. We stayed on the top floor facing the... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! I am so happy to hear that our hotel is one of the best hotels you have every stayed in! Thank you for those wonderful comments and we look forward, Alex, to your next visit to the Blue Sea Beach Hotel. Enjoy the rest of your summer! Regard, Ruben Garza General Manager More

Cave Creek, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I took my daughter and her friend to the beach and we loved our stay at the Blue Sea Beach Hotel. It was great to just walk out and be on the beach. We stayed in a deluxe king suite with a partial ocean view and the view was excellent! Enjoyed the balcony and watching the ocean, sunset, and people... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Julia, So happy to hear that you had a great stay! Glad you enjoyed some of the new amenities we offer such as our Keurig coffee maker. Thank you so much for staying at the Blue Sea Beach hotel and we look forward to having you , your daughter and her friend come back for some great ocean front accommodations!... More

Reno, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is simply perfect if you love the beach and ocean. The tranquil sounds of the waves add to the true beach feel. This is not the Ritz Carlton by any means but it is a well designed beach front destination hotel. Without hesitation I can definitively say I will return!

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Samuel, for those great comments! We look forward to your return visit to the Blue Sea Beach Hotel and thank you for staying with us! Sincerely, Ruben Garza More

Farmington, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent 5 nights in this wonderful hotel. It has been updated and is right on Pacific Beach. We enjoyed sitting on the balcony each night and watching all the activities that occurred on the boardwalk! The Staff was extremely helpful and courteous! We even had a Keurig Coffee Maker in our room! Lots wonderful restaurants down the boardwalk....... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you found our staff very helpful and courteous! We greatly appreciate your 5 night stay with us and that you found the Blue Sea Beach Hotel to be an “excellent choice” for your hotel accommodations. Sincerely, Ruben Garza General Manager More

Oak Lawn, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not having a room in the San Diego area, my wife and I happened upon the Blue Sea website. Unfortunately, since it was short notice, the standard room we wanted was only available for one of the two nights. Luckily, I called, and in order to accommodate us, we were upgraded to a two-room suite at no extra charge. A... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Donald, I am very happy to hear that you and your wife had a great stay with us! Thank you so much for those wonderful comments regarding our “super” friendly staff! They take great pride in providing superior service to our guests! Enjoy the rest of your summer! Regards, Ruben Garza General Manager More

Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Sea Beach Hotel was a great place to stay. The price was by far the best price I could find on any hotel in San Diego and this hotel was located on the beach. The Rooms are a great size and are immaculately clean, had comfortable beds, nice colors and a great view of the ocean, overall just... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments, Vincent! I am very pleased that our staff and the services we provided you and your family made for a great vacation. Our team looks forward to your stay next summer! Regards, Ruben Garza General Manager More

Peoria, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a king, partial view room. It was a modern, clean, and spatious room. The bed was the best...soooo comfortable. Everywhere we went in the hotel, from the parking garage, to the pool, to the lobby was very clean. Very impressive. Had trouble getting maid service for two of our three night stay. We were disappointed getting back to... More

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you found our beds to be so comfortable! Thank you for those wonderful comments about how clean you found our facility. Our team takes great pride in maintaining the overall cleanliness of our oceanfront facility. We look forward as you “plan to book again” at the Blue Sea Beach Hotel. Thank you for staying and... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was very clean. The staff is very nice and more than willing to help with anything! The location is unbeatable. The GM is very hands on and made sure our trip was everything we expected! I will stay here again and again!

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Ruben G, General Manager at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Karen, we can’t wait to have you back! It was my pleasure along with the rest of my team to make your trip everything you expected. We look forward to having you stay again, again and again! Enjoy the rest of your summer! Best Regards, Ruben Garza General Manager More

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Address: 707 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA 92109 (Formerly Best Western Blue Sea Lodge)
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Beach , Pacific Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Blue Sea Beach Hotel 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Blue Sea Hotel San Diego
Best Western San Diego
San Diego Best Western

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego #27 Romantic Hotel in San Diego #28 Business Hotel in San Diego #63 Family Hotel in San Diego
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Pairing a beachfront location with newly renovated deluxe accommodations, the Blue Sea Beach Hotel knows a thing or two about vacationing. Whether you are traveling with family or flying solo, you'll appreciate our easy access to the Strand surfing and sunbathing and an assortment of iconic attractions and activities like the San Diego Zoo and the Gaslamp Quarter. ... more   less 
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