Hotel Del Coronado

5 Best Places To Stay On The Beach in San Diego

Posh 5-Star Resort

Hotel Del Coronado

Hotel Del Coronado

The Hotel Del Coronado is San Diego’s crown gem of hotels located on Coronado Island. Built in the late 1800’s, the Hotel Del as locals refer to it, offers guests a 5-star resort style service and accommodation. Amenities at this first class hotel include multiple pools, bars, shops, on-site garden, local tours and evening ice skating in the winter months.
One historical fact about the hotel is that it is home to the first mechanical elevator to bring guests upstairs. If you are in need of the ultimate getaway and are not worried about price, the Hotel Del is where you want to be!


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Beach Bungalow Hostel

The only beachfront hostel in San Diego offering guests a panoramic view of surf, the boardwalk and unforgettable sunsets.  Located in Pacific Beach, the hostel is surrounded by a lively and vibrant beach community.  
Offering ten rooms in total with set-ups varying from four bed dorms up to ten-bed dorms with bathrooms in each room. Free breakfast is provided each morning as well as free boogie board rentals and discounted rentals of surfboards and wetsuits. A variety of nighttime and daytime activities are also hosted for the hostel including jam sessions, brewery tours, hiking tours and more!


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Crystal Pier Cottages

The Crystal Pier Cottages are located directly on the pier! All Cottages and Suites come with fully equipped kitchenettes, separate bedrooms, a living room, private decks over the beach and room to park one car. Crystal Pier provides a gated key entry and night security for your comfort.
There is a minimum night requirement as well as advance bookings requirements depending on the season and holidays, so be sure to check that out. These cottages are more on the pricey side, but you definitely won’t forget how close you are staying to the ocean.

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Ocean Beach Hotel

The Ocean Beach Hotel is located near the heart of Ocean Beach’s restaurants, shops, as well as San Diego’s beloved dog beach. Ocean Beach hotel is pet-friendly so you can bring your pup and take a trip to the beach together! The hotel also offers complimentary parking, wifi, cable and in-room refrigerators.


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Bahia Resort Hotel

The Bahia Resort Hotel is located on Mission Bay but with the hotel’s amazing infrastructure, you are also able to see the Pacific Ocean. The hotel is close to a variety of major attractions such as SeaWorld, Belmont Park and the hotels own, “Bahia Belle” riverboat, which offers free cruises to hotel guests. They offer packages for rooms such as “Bed and Breakfast, SeaWorld packages as well as special discounts on water equipment including surfboards, sailboats, and stand-up paddleboards.