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Fairmont Grand Del Mar

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5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130 (Formerly Grand Del Mar)
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed three nights at the Grand celebrating our ten year anniversary. Our stay could not have been better. The grounds and room are perfect. It feels like you are the only guests staying at the resort. The staff at hotel and the restaurants were very friendly and always noted our anniversary. The complimentary guided hike was fantastic also. My... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is an absolute gem. I felt that from the moment we stepped in, every single employee went out of their way to make our experience special. Our 3 year old got to pick his toy from the treasure chest during check- in and there was a plate of freshly baked cookies with his name waiting in our room... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in 5th July for our 4 night stay and I must say this hotel and it's staff are first class, you won't find a better hotel in San Diego and probably California. Have to mention Mindy at the concierge desk she booked our trip to LA and gave us all the local knowledge we needed especially days out in... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fairmont Grand Del Mar is The Best Hotel in San Diego. The design team did a spectacular job from Floors to Ceilings and all points in between. Equal to the Design is the commitment to superior service. The hotel is 30 minutes from Downtown which makes it relevant but far enough away to feel like an oasis. It is... More 

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights in June and the stay was excellent. The property is great and the staff is very friendly. The rooms are very spacious and the lawns are beautiful. Nice restaurants and good food. Great service in all areas and the concierge helped us with all tickets to the zoo, legoland. Will love to... More 

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Malibu, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think it's rare for there to be a lack of consistency between a hotel and it's restaurants. So, the good first. The lodgings, the landscaping, the service - world class. The canyon right beside Del Mar. I live in Malibu and bike ride down at least once a year to Coronado staying half way. I had never considered Del... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live nearby. We have lived in Europe in the past. The grounds brought back fond memories. My family and I met friends visiting fro Louisiana there. The grounds were beautiful. The food was great and kids enjoyed walking around recommend. It is a little pricey

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Westlake Village
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an exceptional Hotel in a great location of Sand Diego close to La Jolla. The staff is very friendly and interested in making our stay enjoyable. We played the golf course three times and had dinner in both of the Restaurants. We will definitely return for another visit

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Springfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing short of an amazing stay at a beautiful facility with the most helpful staff ever. The kind of service that is usually reserved for 5 star hotels in Asia. The concierge staff loaded chairs towels and cold water bottles in our car for our trip to the nearby beach!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Property, pet friendly, courtesy staff and excellent food! Service in the restaurant is extremely slow but the food is very good. We had an issue with toilet in our room but the manager was very gracious and handled it very professionally. We love this hotel and always stay here when we are in San Diego and traveling with our... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Serenely nestled amidst San Diego's Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve and a mere five miles from the Pacific coastline, Fairmont Grand Del Mar seamlessly combines the old-world charm of a Mediterranean estate with the modern luxury of an elegant resort. The result: TripAdvisor's #1 Luxury Hotel in California. Little wonder, given the sun-drenched climate, stunning natural beauty, championship golf course, one of only 25 Five-Star spas in the United States, 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 Fairmont 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 

Additional Information about Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Address: 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130 (Formerly Grand Del Mar)
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $424 - $927 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairmont 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
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#1 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#1 Business Hotel in San Diego
#1 Family Hotel in San Diego
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#11 Green Hotel in San Diego
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