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Best Del Mar hotels

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Hilton San Diego/Del Mar - Del Mar - Patio
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Les Artistes Inn - Del Mar - Bedroom
Les Artistes Inn
8.4 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Pet friendly
Del Mar Beach Hotel
9.2 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

When to book a hotel in Del Mar

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Top tips for finding Del Mar hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Del Mar, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Del Mar in December and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Del Mar if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Del Mar hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Del Mar found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $134, while the most expensive was $234.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Del Mar for 2 days.
  • Those planning to spend their vacation in Del Mar, California, to browse the area’s religious landmarks should book hotel rooms around St Peter's Episcopal Church. Del Mar Beach Hotel is a recommended accommodation property nearby that features free parking and offers complimentary breakfast.
  • Der Mar is popular for its museums, galleries, and monuments. If you are looking to delve into the area’s rich history, consider securing a room at Home2 Suites by Hilton Carlsbad, CA, as it is within easy reach of the San Dieguito Heritage Museum and Thom Byrne Gallery at Folio. Take advantage of your time here to enjoy high-speed internet, an onsite bar, and a 24-hour front desk.
  • Visitors arriving in Del Mar or wishing to depart with the first flight at San Diego International Airport (SAN) should reserve hotel rooms at Hampton by Hilton Encinitas-Cardiff Beach Area. The hotel offers courtesy transportation to and from SAN, and this service is convenient if you have heavy luggage. Also, it features non-smoking rooms and free parking.
  • Iconic landmarks and hidden gems are part of the reason visitors extend their stay in Del Mar. A night at Hampton Inn Carlsbad-North San Diego County puts you close to attractions such as Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Seagrove Park. The hotel offers spacious, air-conditioned rooms and around-the-clock customer service.
  • Sporting enthusiasts will have every reason to stay near sports grounds, clubs, or stadia to cheer their favorite team or learn a new skill. To this end, secure a room at the Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel as it is moments away from The Surf Sports Park. The hotel is famous for its non-smoking rooms, complimentary breakfast, and an onsite lounge.
  • Any vacationer to “the place where the surf meets turf” who cherishes spending time in the sun and sand will be happy to stay at Ocean Palms Beach Resort, located at a walking distance from Carlsbad State Beach. Boasting an outdoor pool and a hot tub, as well as a garden courtyard with fire pits, this laidback hotel has a pavilion from which you can enjoy some of the ocean’s breath-taking views.
  • If you’re an avid hiker and would wish to commune with nature, Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar located about 6min from the Torrey Pines State Nature Reserve, is the perfect place to lodge. From the multilingual staff and fitness center to excellent room service and free Wi-Fi, staying here is worth every penny.
  • For horseracing lovers, consider booking hotels along 15575 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, along which hotels like Hilton San Diego/Del Mar sit at a stone’s throw away. Famous for its free shuttle service within a 5-mile radius, the hotel also has a modern gym to help you maintain your fitness. The free newspaper delivery on weekdays keeps you abreast of current news, locally and internationally.
  • Anyone wishing to practice their golfing skills during their vacation in Del Mar will be happy to learn about many hotels such as the serene Fairmont Grand Del Mar, which is only a 13-minute drive from the Del Mar Golf Center. Be sure to enjoy the charm and elegance of this old-world Mediterranean establishment.
  • For those who’ll be doing business or work travel during their stay in Del Mar, lodging around Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach will provide easy access to nearby business districts such as Corona Del Mar Chamber. Hyatt Regency Newport Beach is only a fewmin away, and has spacious rooms overlooking the Newport Bay.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Del Mar

  • Are there budget-friendly hotels in Del Mar, Virginia?

    West Inn & Suites and Leucadia Beach Inn are two affordable facilities in Del Mar where you should reside if you are on a strict budget and want to save money. A night here lets you enjoy a complimentary breakfast and free high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity. Still, you will be a short drive from major attractions, thus spending less on transportation.

  • Where can I stay near hiking in Del Mar, Virginia?

    Do you plan to scale the terrain that defines Del Mar? If yes, book a room at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club. You will be close to the area’s famous trails, like Los Penasquitos Canyon and San Dieguito Park, where you can put your abilities to the test. Amenities at this property include family rooms, parking, and a fitness center.

  • Will I find any pet-friendly hotels in Del Mar?

    At Beach Terrace, you can bring your furry family friends, particularly cats, and dogs. Remember that the combined weight should not exceed 75 lbs, and you will be required to pay a small maintenance fee. Besides the pet-relief area, the property has a fitness center and spacious family rooms.

  • What is the best place to stay in Del Mar to be near public transportation?

    Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar is a great choice if you are keen to be a short drive from public transportation, particularly buses, and trains. During your stay, you will have fantastic amenities at your disposal, including parking, Wi-Fi, and a fitness center.

  • Which are the best options to explore nightlife and festivals of the Del Mar area?

    Some city areas near Solana Beach have plenty of fabulous nightlife and other exciting outdoor activities. Located about 7min away, the Winners Circle Resort, a VRI resort is a home away from home with various fun games, including large suites with in-room kitchens, a ping-pong table and pool table. The clubhouse ensures that you enjoy more indoor fun.

  • What are the options in the particularly scenic parts of the Del Mar area?

    To capture some of the city’s fantastic views, consider booking a hotel near Fletcher Cove Beach Park. Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa is an elegant establishment that blends gracious hospitality and a good location just a short drive away. Outdoor fireplaces and private patios await.

  • Which stay is better if I am trying to avoid walking too far for dining options?

    The area near downtown Encinitas is known for its numerous dining and wining options, including Mexican delicacies, local seafoods and salads. If you want to be within walking distance from these delectable selections, plan on booking a room at Inn at Moonlight Beach.

  • What hotels are better if I am looking to stay in Del Mar with the kids?

    Grand Pacific Palisades Resort is a charming hotel to stay with your family during your vacation in Del Mar. Located just a short drive to kid-friendly activities like Fairy tale ride at Legoland, it boasts gorgeous rooms overlooking the Pacific, as well as separate pools for adults and kids.

  • What are the best hotels near Del Mar racetrack?

    If you are looking for a hotel close to Del Mar racetrack, you should consider staying at L'Auberge Del Mar, Hilton San Diego/Del Mar and Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Del Mar?

    The average price of a double room in Del Mar is $307 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $106 per night.

  • How much is a hotel in Del Mar for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $106 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $113, and 4-star hotels from $147.

  • How much is a hotel in Del Mar for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Del Mar hotels for this weekend for as low as $106 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $113 and 4-star hotels from $155.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Del Mar?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Del Mar with free parking. Hotels with free parking in Del Mar include Les Artistes Inn, Secret Garden Inn, and Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Del Mar?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Del Mar districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Del Mar city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Del Mar hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Del Mar that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Les Artistes Inn, Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar and Home2 Suites by Hilton Carlsbad, CA.

Where to stay in Del Mar?

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