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Diamond Head Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here on Jan/2018. Booked directly thru hotel website. I got a king bed with kitchen for around $100/night. Hotel recently remodeled, clean bathroom, kitchen with stove, fridge and cooking utensil. They also have a big living room with sofa. It even leave an...More

Thank Kensi L
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for trying us. We are trying to compete with the surrounding much more expensive hotels. Every room has a kitchen which is really a nice bonus especially if your are staying for a longer period of time. I hope you will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, the rooms we have stayed in are nice, clean and welcoming. I am very picky about where I stay, the Diamond Head Inn is now my go-to place when I travel to San Diego. The staff (Alex and Laura) were as friendly...More

Thank Joe P
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for mentioning the parking. We do offer complimentary parking at our two other locations located with in a block or two away. I will inform Laura and Alex about your review. And, thank you very much for staying with us!

Reviewed December 29, 2017

Good location and space, renovation is nice but some amenities are still really old especially the heater. Both heater are loud and the one in the living area sounds like thunder and 90% of the time just blowing cold air. The maintenance said that NORMAL...More

Thank Liangchin C
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded January 4, 2018

Of course, it's not normal to have a loud heater. The heaters are all new, and we will have it sent back for replacement. I do apologize for the noise, and also for the response you received from my staff. During our renovation, we replaced...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

The location of Black Diamond Inn is great. Rooms are newly remodeled and nice. Parking is a nightmare. I received an email advertising a fall savings. If you stayed 3 or more days you received 30% off. I stayed 6 days. They refused to hone...More

Thank Dan P
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded December 3, 2017

Thank you for your comments, and I do hope you understand the upgrade was still discounted far less than the rate for that type of room. And, we were very pleased that we had the ocean front room available for your stay with us. I...More

Reviewed October 16, 2017

The stay was very pleasant. Friday afternoon front desk personnel was not personable at all and I admit I was somewhat put off. The weekend (Saturday/Sunday) staff were excellent - based on our treatment Saturday and Sunday I would go back and recommend to friends/family....More

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Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded November 3, 2017

Thank you for your comments. I was very pleased to hear about your necklace, and did have it shipped out the same day. I hope you will stay with us again.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Spa
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Price range
$109 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$109 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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Jill F
June 4, 2017|
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Response from jimsilver | Property representative |
I Jill. We are finally coming to the conclusion of our room renovation. I would think we should be completely finished by July, and hopefully sooner than that. The rooms are completely different than before. There is not one... More
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March 28, 2017|
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Yes, we are always happy to hold onto your luggage to enable you to extend your vacation as long as possible.
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"We liked the lower floors for accessibility to our vehicle for loading and unloading our bags."
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"If you want a room with a ocean view you need to make reservations directly with hotel staff and at least 6..."
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"201 and 202 look like they are the only 2 rooms with a balcony and ocean view"
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"if you want to be a few steps to the beach & boardwalk than this place is ideal"
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