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Pacific Terrace Hotel

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Alicante, Spain
Reviewed 16 November 2012

I've said it before, but I'll say it again. Sometimes location is everything ! The Pacific Terrace is a relatively small hotel where you can walk down the steps straight on to the beach and then start swimming in the Pacific. It really is quite something to go to sleep at night lulled by the gentle sound of the Pacific's...

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The hotel is situated in Pacific Beach and is right on the beach. The staff are very friendly and efficient and nothing is too much trouble. The hotel has a great pool and hot tub with views across the ocean. The rooms are very comfortable and each afternoon cookies and coffee are provided free of charge.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Awesome hotel on the beach and boardwalk! We visited for 6 days in early December 2011. Very relaxing and awesome views from the room balcony. Close to many local restaurants with good food options. The boardwalk was amazing. The pier and Christmas tree was impressive during the holiday season. The room was very nice, updated and clean, and the staff...

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san diego, ca
Reviewed 15 November 2012

I lived in San Diego for 11 years and moved up to Northern California a year ago. My boyfriend and I decided it was time to go back for a little mini vacation and to visit friends. I have to say that staying at Pacific Terrace MADE our trip. The place is in a perfect location in Pacific Beach and...

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Starvinog
Reviewed 15 November 2012

This was our third trip to San Diego and third stay at Pacific Terrace. The location is fantastic. Within walking distance from many restaurants, shops and ocean promenade. The views from the rooms of the Pacific sunsets are beyond compare. the rooms are always immaculate and spacious with extremely comfortable bedding. We love to sit on the balcony with a...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 November 2012

For years I have been wanting to take a vacation and stay in a hotel on the beach. Every time I came to tripadvisor I looked at San Diego hotels on the beach. Being on a minimal budget I only read descriptions and reviews and looked longingly at the photos of the Pacific Terrace Hotel. I finally booked rooms at...

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Albany, California, United States
Reviewed 9 November 2012

We first found this hotel through Hotels Tonight, so we got a great rate plus a $25 credit through the app. We only picked this place because it was the best option available (out of 3) in the area we were looking (San Diego Beach Cities). This was the first week of November, 2012, so availability was high and demand...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Very nice rooms and good service. They do not have a restaurant but walking distance to everything so very good location. A nice getaway during the week if you can take advantage of the Buy 2 Get 1 Night free offer.

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 November 2012

We originally booked a full ocean view room, but got upgraded to the presidential suite, it was amazing. The staff were all extremely friendly, great location, I couldn't ask for anything more. We plan to return as soon as possible.

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West Sussex UK
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Lady Hillyer, my two children aged 15 and 9 and myself checked in here, 24th October 2012 for 4 nights. We had booked a family suite with ocean view. We had read all the reviews before checking in and had a great stay. We were warmly greeted and shown to our room. We had initially booked a full ocean view...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront, 4-diamond hotel between Sea World and La Jolla, offering jacuzzi suites, honeymoon suites, and family suites. Luxury accommodations and award winning service. A Tripadvisor favorite! Heated oceanfront pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Terrace Hotel

Address: 610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109-2444
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Price Range: €293 - €570 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pacific Terrace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Pacific Terrace San Diego
Hotel Pacific Terrace
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#3 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#6 Family Hotel in San Diego
#54 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“Get a full view room”
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“Opt for the ocean view which is more expensive but totally worth it. The sunset is spectacular.”
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 of 5 bubbles Trish723, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“look for upgrades to make your experience spectacular!”
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