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Diamond Head Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very loud parties from other guest that appeared out of control at an unreasonable hour. There appear to be several unregistered guests occupy in one unit. Our bicycles were outside of our room locked and secured had their headlights stolen. The bed was comfortable

1  Thank james w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though my husband and I checked in very late (1:00 a.m.), it was very quick and our room was waiting. The staff was very accommodating when we asked to move to the 2nd floor ocean view room if it became available during our stay...it...More

2  Thank CKBarton
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 2 weeks ago

We want to thank you for your fantastic review, but mostly for you and your family coming to stay with us every year. And, we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 15 May 2018

The hotel is just across the street from Pacific Beach. The outside of the hotel is a bit scary. It needs renovating but inside the guest room is very nice. The beds are very comfortable, the AC works well, there is a kitchen with refrigerator,...More

1  Thank pmdfoster
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you very much for your comments. We have been planning and are going to be renovating the exterior this winter sometime before the following spring break. We do hope you will stay with us again.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We decided to stay here because it was right across from Pacific Beach. Though, there were a lot of bad reviews we seen that it had been renovated and looked really nice which it was!!! We had an amazing stay there the place was clean...More

Thank Deshala W
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 5 June 2018

Yes, I do apologize for the lack of information. As a rule, if we know ahead of time about your late arrival, we will inform you of our check in procedure. Thank you very much for staying with us.

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed there for 2 nights the first night we checked in late. After the first few hours we were there we were told that the hot water was out. We had to go to the sister hotel to take hot shower they did compensate...More

2  Thank WALTER P
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 5 June 2018

This is our newest property in regards to being renovated, but are happy you liked the other property. Of course, we do not get a warning when a hot water heater decides to stop functioning, but had it replaced before 10:00 am. As for the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (96)
Pool & Beach (11)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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wilkinsonlisa
31 January 2018|
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Response from BeansTravler | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in September, they all seemed completed! We requested a room that was finished and we definitely got one.
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BeansTravler
5 June 2017|
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Response from jimsilver | Property representative |
I Jill. We are finally coming to the conclusion of our room renovation. I would think we should be completely finished by July, and hopefully sooner than that. The rooms are completely different than before. There is not one... More
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funfunfun2014
29 March 2017|
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Response from jimsilver | Property representative |
Yes, we are always happy to hold onto your luggage to enable you to extend your vacation as long as possible.
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Room Tips
"All the rooms we stayed in were easily accessible, nice, clean & comfortable. The two second floor ocean..."
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"We liked the lower floors for accessibility to our vehicle for loading and unloading our bags."
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"If you want a room with a ocean view you need to make reservations directly with hotel staff and at least 6..."
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"201 and 202 look like they are the only 2 rooms with a balcony and ocean view"
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