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10 Best Hotels in Del Mar

Hilton San Diego Del Mar
4 out of 5
15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA
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AU$195
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
2.38 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (1,763 reviews)

"the staff was great. Rooms were a good size and the locations was fantastic ! The shuttle for dinners and getting around was so convenient. We loved our stay."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Hilton San Diego Del Mar
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar
3 out of 5
720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
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AU$215
per night
15 Apr. - 16 Apr.
0.73 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,331 reviews)

"This was our second stay at this property. We enjoyed the balcony with ocean view and hearing the sound of the waves at night. The location is great for walking into town and close to restaurants and a wonderful French Bakery!"…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr. 2020

Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar
Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar
3.5 out of 5
710 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
Free Cancellation
AU$177
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
0.85 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,021 reviews)

"Lovely location right by the sea, fantastic staff and the food at the restaurant was also nice. Highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar
L'Auberge Del Mar
5 out of 5
1540 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
AU$688
per night
3 May - 4 May
0.4 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (635 reviews)

"Very expensive so had high expectations. So while it’s a beautiful place and nice room, our bags were not brought to room as expected, keys on check in didn’t work, no complimentary lobby coffee ( had to pay $4.50 for a cup in lobby), poor room selection of coffee,, room not refreshed after being ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Feb. 2020

L'Auberge Del Mar
Del Mar Motel on the Beach
2 out of 5
1702 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA
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0.64 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (678 reviews)
Great price for spectacular view

"Love this property there is do much to do but super relaxing. Kids had a blast"…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Del Mar Motel on the Beach
Wave Crest Resort
3 out of 5
1400 Ocean Avenue, Del Mar, CA
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0.22 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (40 reviews)

"We love the ocean views and sounds and it was very peaceful"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar. 2020

Wave Crest Resort
Les Artistes Inn
2.5 out of 5
944 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
AU$202
per night
10 Apr. - 11 Apr.
0.36 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (256 reviews)

"Wonderful, family run property - lots of personality and very friendly owners. Not fancy amenities (e.g. bring your own conditioner), but lovely eclectic decor (each room has a different artist theme) and animal friendly (they have three "house" chihuahas who are adorable, and there's a pet shower ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Les Artistes Inn
Villa L'Auberge
3.5 out of 5
1570 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
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0.27 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (66 reviews)
Amazing

"amazing"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul. 2019

Villa L'Auberge
WCH at Wave Crest Resort
3.5 out of 5
1400 Ocean Ave, Del Mar, CA
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0.22 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"Views were great. Train noise got annoying after about 25 per day"…"

Reviewed on 24 Oct. 2019

WCH at Wave Crest Resort
Secret Garden Inn
3 out of 5
1140 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
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0.14 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (53 reviews)

"Cozy, great feel, comfortable. Right in the heart of pedestrian zone of Del Mar, lots of shops and eateries walking distance. Close to the ocean (but not on the beach). The penthouse suite we rented had huge patio with spa and fireplace."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct. 2019

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Visiting Del Mar

Travelers to Del Mar give high marks for the beaches, top-notch restaurants, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its festivals and cafés. Around the area, top sights include La Jolla Cove, Legoland California, and SeaWorld.

  • There are 47 hotels and other accommodations in Del Mar
  • The closest major airport is in Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) 18.7 from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) 20 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Del Mar

The city is well known for its festivals and cultural venues like Medici Galleria and Del Mar Fairgrounds. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Del Mar Beach, Torrey Pines State Beach, and Torrey Pines State Reserve. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Del Mar Plaza is a favorite for retail therapy.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 47 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Del Mar. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar - This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and convenient parking.
  • L'Auberge Del Mar - Destination Hotels & Resorts - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and beach locale at this hotel. With a stay at this 5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi.
  • Les Artistes Inn - Amenities at this 2.5-star hotel include free parking and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its central location and comfortable beds.

Top places to visit in the area include La Jolla Cove, located 7.4 mi (11.9 from the heart of the city, and Legoland California, which is 12 mi (19.2 away.

Dressing for Del Mar

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 66°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 48°F
  • From April to June, the average is 74°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • Del Mar gets about 0.31 inches of rain per year
  • August and September are usually the hottest months averaging 75°F, while December and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 49°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Del Mar?
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Les Artistes Inn and L’Auberge Del Mar as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Del Mar, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Del Mar.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Del Mar?
Based on reviews, Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Hilton San Diego Del Mar and Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Del Mar?
L’Auberge Del Mar is a top 5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your stay with the children include Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar and Les Artistes Inn. Also, attractions in the area such as Legoland California and Belmont Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday in Del Mar?
Hilton San Diego Del Mar is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features flat-screen TVs and an al fresco restaurant. Another choice for a romantic stay is Secret Garden Inn.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Del Mar?
Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Les Artistes Inn and Hilton San Diego Del Mar.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Del Mar?
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar is a top 4-star beach hotel with an outdoor pool and a poolside bar. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Secret Garden Inn and L’Auberge Del Mar. Head to Del Mar Beach or Torrey Pines State Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury hotel in Del Mar?
Hilton San Diego Del Mar is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a poolside bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Another upscale option for your trip is L’Auberge Del Mar.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Del Mar?
Les Artistes Inn is a favourite hotel with Expedia travellers looking for a stylish stay, and features free parking and a garden. Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar and Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar are a couple of other boutique hotels.
How is it to stay in Del Mar?
Travellers to Del Mar give high marks for the beaches, top-notch restaurants and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its festivals and cafes. Top sights in the city include Del Mar Beach, Del Mar Fairgrounds and Del Mar Racetrack. In Del Mar, there are 95 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Del Mar?
The city is well known for its festivals and cultural venues such as Del Mar Fairgrounds. The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Del Mar Beach, Torrey Pines State Reserve and Torrey Pines State Beach. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Del Mar Plaza is a favourite for retail therapy.
What's the weather like in Del Mar?
The hottest months are usually August and September, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 9°C. Average annual rainfall for Del Mar is 233.10 mm.

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