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Pacific Terrace Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Perched on a sandy bluff overlooking the sparkling ocean, the Pacific Terrace Hotel provides Four Diamond, beachfront accommodations in the Pacific Beach area of San Diego. Kick off your shoes, settle into your balcony chair, sip a relaxing beverage, and look out over the amazing California coast.Treat yourself to a massage by the pool (charge),a bike ride down the boardwalk, or just get comfortable in our portable beach chairs, and sun umbrellas, out on the warm sand.Beach buckets and shovels, toys, boogie boards, and bikes are on hand and ready to entertain the kids (and grownups)! Located at the far north end of Pacific Beach's oceanfront boardwalk, our central San Diego hotel provides easy access to exceptional surfing, sailing, fishing and cycling. We're also just down the road from the city's world-renown attractions, including SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo, La Jolla, Mission Bay, Torrey Pines State Beach, and just eight miles north of San Diego's International Airport.
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Property amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Ocean View
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42Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
5Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Just got back from a week long family vacation here with a 6 and 4 year old. Loved our time and this hotel. Great location, great rooms, great views and excellent customer service topped off by the concierge Lloyd who helped my family and I so much. He was outstanding with
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Hotel's Favorite
We went to San Diego for New Year's with our kids and this hotel was just incredible. Everything about it, the location, the views, the room and the staff. Oh, the staff ... these magnificent folks are friendly, accommodating, nice and one could truly sense that they liked to
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Response from TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel
Responded Jan 9, 2019
Dear Agerman,Thank you so much for being our guest at the Pacific Terrace Hotel and for ringing in the New Years with us! We love knowing you and your kids had an wonderful stay and that our staff left such a great impression. We can't wait to share your kind comments with all of our team members especially your gratitude to them for helping to make your vacation so amazing! We do hope to welcome you all back soon.
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Location is amazing. Stunning sunsets over the Pacific. Service is, and has always been, superior. Special recognition goes to chef Ron and his staff. He’s a good chef and a nice man who will do whatever he can for you.
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Response from TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Mercer, First of all, thank you so very much for being a loyal, third time guest at the Pacific Terrace Hotel. So pleased to hear you had such a great stay enjoying our amazing location and superior service. We will be sure to let Ronnie know you have given him and his staff special recognition . Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back soon to enjoy another stunning sunset!
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Beautiful hotel perfect location to beach and restaurants. Bikes are complementary while staying at hotel. Nice pool and hot tub overlooking beach. Staff is very accommodating and personable. Sunsets from your balcony are fantastic!
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Response from TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Daisy, So pleased you had such a great long weekend getaway here at the Pacific Terrace Hotel! So pleased to hear you enjoyed our perfect beach location and hotel amenities. Hope to welcome you back soon to enjoy another fantastic sunset.
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This small hotel was exactly what we wanted. NOT a chain. It was directly on the beach with beautiful views and quieter than a major hotel full of people. Rooms are big, clean and with very comfortable beds. Our room was full ocean view and well worth it. The balcony was big
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Do you have kids bikes or adult ones with child attachment? Thanks!
We have kids bikes and also kids bikes with training wheels. We also have a few bike helmets for kids. Bike use is included in our resort fee and we have a wonderful boardwalk in front of the hotel in which to ride!
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Do the Junior suites on the side of the hotel on the second or 3rd floors have an acceptable partial ocean view?
The one we stayed in did have a partial ocean view that we could easily see from the deck. While we were there, a van was parked on the street that a man was living in but he was very quiet. I hope this information got to you in time.
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Great for kids! Our resort fee includes boogie boards, bikes and sand toys. We work with San Diego surf school for surf lessons for kids of all ages.
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"Balconies on north side of property get afternoon sun on their balcony."
"Ocean view is the only way to go!"
"Rooms on west face on second or third floors offer the best views. We were on the second floor."
"Request the third floor for the best views."
"Partial Ocean View room was plenty of a view and less expensive."
$308 - $707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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