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Dolphin Motel

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Overview
2912 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2770 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Please do not believe the hype. This is not what you think you are getting. The rooms are small. I don't know how the night is because we got out of there QUICKLY. I respect that the owner is working hard to make a good...More

2  Thank buckeye4life1112
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Great little place across the street from H&M landing. I actually booked the wrong date and Thomas was still able to accommodate us. Perfect set up for the night and especially great since we had to get up and fish at 5am the next day....More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This is an old motel across the street from Point Loma fishing marina, and doesn’t look like much from the outside, but I would DEFINITELY stay here again! VERY clean, well-maintained, lots of old character, and everything worked. But the big story here is the...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Every year for six years, my niece and I have traveled to San Diego to attend Comic Con. And, each year for six years, we've stayed at the Dolphin. I love this hotel! Thomas and his staff are very helpful, informative and extremely nice. Great...More

Thank BJMcQueen
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I hate writing this review for only one reason.... I’m sharing a secret place I don’t want anyone else to find due to the price point and cleanliness. The outside of the motel had me worried. So worried I was scared to open the door....More

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About
Description
Highly Rated - Very Reasonably Priced - American Owned and Operated Budget Motel since 1976. Budget very clean rooms with top rated beds, refrigerators and great showers! Best Price! Budget Value! Great More location - one block from San Diego Harbor and minutes from the Airport - Seaword - Downtown - Zoo - Beaches and more! Friendly - professional staff ready to help with directions - boarding passes, etc. Every morning say hello to our staff over continental breakfast. - Please see over reviews. Thanks Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$119 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dolphin Motel San Diego
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Dolphin Hotel San Diego
Location
United States > California > San Diego
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$119 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dolphin Motel San Diego
,
Dolphin Hotel San Diego
Location
United States > California > San Diego
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Traveller (289)
Room & Suite (151)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Kim L
17 October 2017|
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Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
We are right across the street
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Kenneth T
18 May 2016|
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Response from DolphinMotel | Property representative |
We are open 24 hours phone or e-mail us 619-224-9791 or %^$(@!^&(%$! **tripadvisor won't allow links***
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Room Tips
"Best rooms are on the top floors! Great view of the harbor."
BJMcQueen
10 Sep 2018
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"Second floor rooms are great"
ovanaki
3 Mar 2018
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"Not very big hotel, maybe 12 -16 rooms?"
MarthaS956
8 Feb 2018
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"Choose the second floor on the harbor side for a better view."
janetwG9671TE
27 Aug 2017
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