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    Dolphin Motel

    2912 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2770
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$179
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          Overview
          • Excellent64%
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          • Average6%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          1 - 5 of 977 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Have stayed here in the past and had a great experience. This is classy low budget motel run by a friendly staff. Although the rooms and common area are non smoking, where you check in and the area you need to pass through to get...More

          Thank Dawn H
          Response from DolphinMotel, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 2 days ago

          Good Morning Dawn, We appreciate your compliment about our friendly staff & budget-friendly prices. Thank you for bringing to our attention this issue. The issue of guests who smoke and guests who are non-smokers is quite common in most hotels/motels, we simple have to take...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          If you are looking for a fancy motel look elsewhere. This place is a basic, very clean, SMALL motel. The employees are super friendly and helpful. They have decent WiFi and free continental breakfast. Close to some wonderful restaurants on shelter island and right across...More

          2  Thank alchaffee
          Response from DolphinMotel, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 2 days ago

          Thank you Mr. & Mrs. Chaffee for your return visit to our motel. It is good guests like yourself that keep our business alive. The summer time is here and most families will be going on vacation. We encourage our good guests (both new &...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          My husband and I recently spent 5 days in San Diego for a vacation. We read the reviews here on Trip Advisor and decided to choose the Dolphin Motel. You can't go wrong for a very reasonably priced, clean motel with a great location. The...More

          1  Thank phgirl2015
          Response from DolphinMotel, Public Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 2 days ago

          It's good to hear from you again! How are things in Colorado? I hope if you do decide to open up your own business in Colorado or anywhere else, it will be just as profitable as from Edible Arrangements. Being the manager there for a...More

          Reviewed 17 May 2017

          My husband and I visited San Diego in June of 2016 and stayed at the Dolphin based on other Trip Advisor recommendations. We were prepared for the room being very small, but it was also clean and comfortable. Be prepared to stay organized because there...More

          3  Thank Jane F
          Response from DolphinMotel, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          I would like to take this opportuntity to thank you Jane for sharing your recent stay at the Dolphin Motel. As our rooms are small & accommodations limited, we really encourage all future guests to contact us to inquire if we have what they need....More

          Reviewed 10 May 2017

          I stayed in this motel last month. All i could say is, you cant get any better deal at this price in San Diego. The hotel was at a perfect location, facing the harbor. So in the morning you can grab your coffee and go...More

          4  Thank Deepshikha M
          Response from DolphinMotel, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thank you Deepshikha for writing about us on tripadvisor. This is Dolphin Thomas. For the one and a half nights that you guys stayed with us & your busy schedule I hope you will return next time! (and please call us as far in advance...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$97 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
          • #7 Family Hotel in San Diego
          • #9 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
          • #10 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
          • #44 Business Hotel in San Diego
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 35
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          • San Diego
          • Also Known As
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          • Dolphin Hotel San Diego
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Kenneth T
          How to reserve room
          18 May 2016|
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          We are open 24 hours phone or e-mail us 619-224-9791 or %^$(@!^&(%$! **tripadvisor won't allow links***
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          Kenneth T
          How do i make reservations
          18 May 2016|
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          Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
          we are open 24-hours 619-224-9791
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          "You can ask the management to provide you harbour facing room while doing the booking"
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          "We stayed in room 29 in the corner and slightly away from the road.....it was very quiet."
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          "Room #5 is near my parking"
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          "Ask for a Harbor view room."
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