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Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

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Merced, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had such a great time at the Catamaran. This was our third year visiting San Diego. The grounds are so clean and the people are so friendly. Especially in the Oceana Restaurant, a big thanks to Jeanelle, Stacey and Luis for taking such good care of our group. The last night there was a lot of movement in the...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

I've stayed here several times before and this last stay was fantastic. We booked a couple of garden rooms and talked another family into meeting us there so all the kids could hang out together. I have to say that everything was perfect and it seems that the management and staff have brought this property back up to prime shape....

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We would like to thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. We are glad to hear your entire family enjoyed themselves so much! It is the perfect location for adults and children alike, as we offer our guests convenient access to both Mission Bay and Beach and plenty of great...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved out stay here. The front desk staff are awesome - sent us a fruit & cheese platter for our anniversary! Check in quick and easy. Grounds are beautiful and lush. Pool heated and always able to get a seat. Beach was clean. Room was a little dated and bathrooms need an upgrade. But beds comfortable, no noise at night....

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Second stay here ! All staff were great . They let us switch rooms as we didn't like a parking lot view . Restaurants good but expensive , found happy hour places on pacific beach . My kids enjoyed the boat ride around the bay Love the pool , location , beach Will be back Thanks for the great stay

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Tigard, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I just returned from a 5 night stay at the Catamaran Resort on Mission Bay in San Diego. We stayed in tower studio room #757 which over looks the bay. The view was amazing, and the room was well appointed, including a nice kitchenette. We had cocktails and dinner in one of their restaurants, Moray's. Amber and...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband surprised me and booked a room at this location. I heard such great things about this place from friends I was so ecstatic when I found out we'd be coming here. Upon arriving we were warmly greeted by one of the employees AJ. Entering the lobby I felt as if I was walking into a tropical oasis. I...

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

ALL the Catamaran Resort employee personel were courteous, helpful and happy! Our waiter Stacy at the Oceana Kitchen Restaurant was marvelous! His personality and smile made our luncheon a great experience! Clean room and helpful staff. Room service was quick. The assisted special needs room on the ground floor had a beautiful view of a tropical oasis complete with wildlife...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a lovely stay at the Catamaran! The staff were lovely and made me feel so welcome. The room was exactly what I wanted on a fab location. The grounds of the hotel are beautiful and really impressive to a first time visitor. I had a couple of meals at the restaurant which were both lovely. Definitely worth staying here!!

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Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. We are ecstatic to hear that your first experience with us was such a positive one! Our groundskeepers do an amazing job at maintaining the beautiful gardens throughout the resort, and our restaurant Oceana Coastal Kitchen serves delicious food made from local ingredients while offering...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I made my reservation over the phone yesterday, I had questions, so decided to call the hotel directly. The reservation representative, Jimena was very attentive and knowledgeable about the hotel's rooms and amenities.. I look forward to enjoy a wonderful vacation time in September along with my husband, 8 full days of beach, good food and lots of fun!!

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Thank you for taking the time to review your initial experience with us at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. We are so glad Jimena was so helpful in booking your reservation and answering any questions you had! There are plenty of amenities that you and your husband are sure to enjoy, and we look forward to welcoming you in...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our trip was wonderful. The location was excellent and the facilities were great. It was my mom's birthday and Kyle at the front desk coordinated a lovely surprise that was delivered to the room. The staff was excellent, and Kyle went above and beyond to make sure our stay was memorable. Thanks!

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Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. We are delighted to hear that Kyle and the entire staff made your stay so memorable! We wish your mother the happiest of birthdays, and hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future!

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the few resorts on Mission Bay to not charge a resort fee! The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a paradisiacal destination located on the shores of Mission Bay and mere steps from San Diego’s famous Pacific Beach. With features including lush tropical gardens and private beach, this Polynesian-themed hotel offers an ideal blend of fun and tranquility all year-round. Established in 1958, the Catamaran is a paradise featuring more than 1,000 varieties of exotic plants and animals from around the world. Palm trees, bamboo, waterfalls and koi ponds appeal to the senses, while playful parrots delight and intrigue guests. The Catamaran’s architecture, reminiscent of the traditional Colonial Hawaiian style, boasts accents including totem poles handcrafted in Bali, art pieces such as tapa cloth from Vanuatu and a beautiful front desk constructed of Black Koa wood imported directly from Tahiti. At the Catamaran, guests are checked into one of 310 guest rooms, studios or suites, each with a private balcony or patio that opens to stunning views of Mission Bay, the Pacific Beach neighborhood and coastline, or the hotel’s lush tropical gardens. All guests are provided a full range of amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi and 24-hour room service. On-site dining options include Oceana Coastal Kitchen, rated by Zagat as one of San Diego’s most anticipated restaurants of 2015 and featuring chef-driven surf and turf dishes. Next door to this signature restaurant is Moray’s, where guests can sip on a signature Moray’s Mai Tai, savor a local craft beer and enjoy daily happy hour specials. Both venues feature a blend of indoor and patio spaces, the latter lined with tiki torches, fire pit tables and lush palms. Guests may also choose to grab a bite poolside at the Catamaran’s full bar and grill which serves up barbecue favorites during the spring and summer months. Another standout summer special is the Catamaran’s signature luaus, featuring live performers that guide guests through the cultures of the South Pacific as they enjoy a Hawaiian buffet. Those who prefer to spend their time on the water can opt for a cruise on the Bahia Belle, a replica of an 1860s-era sternwheeler that tours around Mission Bay. Step back in time and enjoy a colorful sunset from the top deck, or kick up your heels as the vessel becomes a vibrant nightlife destination with live entertainment and a full-service bar. The Catamaran Spa—the only beachfront spa in San Diego—offers a South Pacific-inspired menu of treatments including massages, facials, body wraps, hydrotherapy treatments and more—carried out with all-natural marine and botanical elements. Additional wellness amenities include an outdoor pool and hot tub, beach cabanas, an open air fitness center, seasonal outdoor yoga classes and more. Further vacation activities include rental paddleboards, sailboats, kayaks, surfboards, bicycles and Segways. The Catamaran is also located within the beach towns Mission Beach and Pacific Beach, where guests can stroll the boardwalk or the iconic Crystal Pier, play at the beach or experience a variety of cafes and boutiques. The resort is also within 10 miles of major San Diego attractions such as SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Downtown’s Gaslamp District and the San Diego International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

Address: 3999 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-6959
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €176 - €389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 315
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Also Known As:
Catamaran Resort & Spa San Diego
Catamaran Hotel Mission Bay
Catamaran Resort San Diego
Catamaran San Diego
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#6 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#8 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
#55 Family Hotel in San Diego
#70 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#94 Business Hotel in San Diego
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