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Pacific Terrace Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had seen this hotel before and I was very curious about it. My wife and I spent three days there last week. Our view of the ocean was extraordinary, the pool and its facilities was very nice. Our room was impeccable. I would definitely recommend it to anyone.

Thank ECJ47
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ECJ47; Thank you for your Five Star review and for mentioning the extraordinary view, room and and amenities. We are so glad you finally stayed with us here at the Pacific Terrace Hotel and we look forward to your next stay with us!

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This hotel is beautiful, clean and steps from the beach. The view from my room on the first floor was gorgeous and it was fun to watch the people on the boardwalk. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The only thing that could have made it better would be a restaurant onsite.

Thank Billie C
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director if Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Billie; Thank you for taking the time to share your Pacific Terrace experience. We are so excited to hear you found our location perfect and though we cannot take all the credit we are pleased you found the view gorgeous. Here at the Pacific Terrace we are always exploring options for additional space so thank you for your comments...

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This hotel is one of very few good hotels on the beach in PB. The staff are welcoming, the rooms are dated but adequate, the feel is of an old cruise boat and the pool area is very well maintained. What is fantastic about the hotel is the view of the ocean from the front rooms with a balcony. Choose...

1Thank Michael E
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you so much for submitting your review. We also appreciate your helpful traveler tips ! While I am delighted that you found our staff welcoming, the view fantastic and the pool well maintained, I'm sorry that you found the water pressure to be poor and the accommodations a bit dated. Thank you for this feedback as we...

Western Washington
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Our family of four stayed for a week (Spring break) in one of the family suites. That means being on the ground floor but you have a view of the ocean through the palm trees (across Ocean Front Walk). The bedroom has two queen sized beds and there's a pullout sofa in the living room. There is a sink, microwave,...

2Thank jsnover
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jsnover, Thank you so very much for the detailed review. We appreciate you mentioning our wonderful oceanfront location that is not only on the beach but also close for shopping and sightseeing. While I am delighted that you had a great spring break stay, I am sorry that you a few maintenance issues. I have passed these comments along...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 April 2017

First realize that this is a kind of "grungy" part of the San Diego coastline...certainly not upscale La Jolla. If you want to be right on the ocean, have great service, and a nice clean room, at a reasonable price, this is the spot. Great access to La Jolla and downtown San Diego. I was in San Diego on business...

Thank TONY V
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of ECommerce at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TonyV; Thank you for taking the time to review your stay here at the Pacific Terrace Hotel. We are very glad that you enjoyed our oceanfront location, great service and accommodations. While we are located in the "beachy" area of San Diego, very much like most boardwalks on the coast, we are sorry to hear it was not to...

Roscoe, Illinois
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Wow!!! What an amazing hotel!! The staff is fantastic each and everyone of them greet you and we're there to accommodate us and make sure our stay was great! Amazing views! The luxury of being able to go to the Ocean and come right back to your room, the pool or the hot tub! We had to transfer rooms and...

Thank Amy M
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thank you for taking the time to give us a Five Star Review and for sharing your extremely positive feedback with the Trip Advisor community, we appreciate it very much! Our goal at the Pacific Terrace is to insure our guests have a fantastic experience with us and I am so happy that you and your sons had...

grafton, wi
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

From the warm, wonderful customer service to the perfect beach location to lovely accommodations, Pacific Beach Terrace will charm you! My husband and I stayed in a full oceanview room and immediately fell in love with watching the sun set over the ocean from our balcony; leaving the balcony doors open at night and fall asleep to the sounds of...

Thank LuvsTheCaribbean
TerrySPacificTerrace, Directo of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LuvsThe Caribbean, Thank you for a fabulous review, we appreciate it very much! Of course, thank you for also mentioning that you cannot imagine a better beach spot in San Diego, our wonderful customer service, lovely accommodations and for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. The tips about getting around San Diego, what attractions to see and...

Voorhees, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 March 2017

As always the stay was perfect. The staff are why we keep coming back. From Kyla who always books the perfect stay to Gered and Ryan who were awesome with getting our surfboard out each day. You have a perfect location and great rooms BUT the staff are why we keep returning.

Thank mcarter17
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! I have already shared your comments with Kayla and the rest of the staff, we so enjoy having you stay with us also. We are so happy that you choose to stay with us here at the Pacific Terrace for your annual celebration. Definiltey looking forward to your return visit next year...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This hotel is beautiful and rooms are large (we stayed in a Jr. Suite) clean and nice. Upscale without being pretentious. Location on the beach is great. It is a bit north of the louder more crowded Pacific Beach area. Rooms are large, beds very comfortable, and views could not be any better. Staff was AMAZING! All were friendly and...

Thank LeighB295
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Markting at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LeighB295; Thank you for taking the time to post your comments regarding your stay. We were so happy to see this review this morning, the comment on the headline made our day here at the Pacific Terrace. We strive to exceed our guest expectations and we are so happy that we did during your stay. Thank you for mentioning...

Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Great service, Location and Views. Spent the week and enjoyed everyday. Beautiful Sunsets. Close to anything you may want to do. Watch the world go by from your balcony which is right above the boardwalk.

Thank drthornton
TerrySPacificTerrace, Director of Digital Marketing at Pacific Terrace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dthornton, Thank you for taking the time to post this review. Sounds like you had a relaxing time" watching the world go by" from your balcony! We have passed your comments about the great service onto our staff members, thank you mentioning them. Please come back soon!

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  • Beachfront
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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, Legoland, Torrey Pines State Beach, and just eight miles north of San Diego's International Airport. ... 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: €266 - €574 (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 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#3 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#6 Family Hotel in San Diego
#54 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“You don’t want a room on the south end looking over a public toilet facility! Go for direct sea view.”
958anthonyb, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“If you like the view beach front is beautiful”
400carold, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Stay on the third floor, if possible, and avoid the noisy upstairs guest mates!”
AMarie7797, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Full ocean view is worth every penny!”
912reneeh, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor view is limited and there's lots of foot traffic past the room. Choose an upper floor room for better view and more privacy.”
, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
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