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Diamond Head Inn

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605 Diamond St, San Diego, CA 92109-2497 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star accommodation
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Warm and inviting, our casual beachfront hotel is the perfect setting for your next vacation. All rooms were completely renovated in Spring 2017 featuring modern and stylish amenities. All rooms offer air More conditioning and complimentary wireless internet. Kitchens are fully equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, stovetops, coffeemakers and all the essential utensils that you need to cook. We also serve complimentary limited continental breakfast, and our friendly, multilingual staff is ready to help you with local advice and suggestions. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$112 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Diamond Head Hotel San Diego
Diamond Head San Diego
United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Full view
97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
241Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
27Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Nice room. Had to wait on them to get room ready. They cleaned well, friendly and honest. Great location. You are seconds from the beach, shops, restaurants and bars. Good room. Kitchen with small fridge too. Had a great trip.

Thank azoutdoors64
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very sorry about the wait, but are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us! We certainly hope you will come and stay with us again!

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

So after Expedia messed up my booking I come here to stay because it’s about the only place left with a room near the beach. The cost was 279$ for a room that has many problems. First it’s up two flights of stairs that are...More

Thank McCoolpurpose
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. We are planning a complte overhaul of our exterior this winter, and hope you will try us again.

Reviewed 12 July 2018 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 jamesw3922
Response from jimsilver, General Manager at Diamond Head InnResponded 6 August 2018

We do have staff on duty at our sister property that comes be a few times per night. I do wish we would have been able quiet our Inn down for you. We do hope you will stay with us again.

Reviewed 4 July 2018

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 7 July 2018

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.

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31 January 2018|
Response from BeansTraveler | 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.
5 June 2017|
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
29 March 2017|
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.
Room Tips
"All the rooms we stayed in were easily accessible, nice, clean & comfortable. The two second floor..."
3 Jul 2018
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"We liked the lower floors for accessibility to our vehicle for loading and unloading our bags."
23 Jan 2018
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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..."
16 Oct 2017
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"201 and 202 look like they are the only 2 rooms with a balcony and ocean view"
20 Aug 2017
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