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Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed one night and wish we would have stayed longer. We had a blast! The staff was friendly and helpful, the room was clean and comfortable, and the location can't be beat. There are tons to do close by which is a huge plus. We loved it and will definitely be back!

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TLogue1, Thank you for the five-star review. Our beachfront location is the reason guests first choose the Surfer but our staff and their service is how we get guests to come back again and again. We hope you become one of our favorite repeat guests! Thanks again, Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca General Manager

Phoenix
Reviewed 26 June 2014

My husband and I wanted to be on the beach with an ocean view and easy access to dining for our recent San Diego trip. This hotel definitely delivers on that! You are literally steps to the beach and boardwalk, and there are several dining and bar options in the area. If you want nicer rooms and amenities and are...

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bkosten, Thanks for the positive review. We appreciate you sharing your trip and memories with potential guests. I am happy that the situation with your booking was resolved to your satisfaction. Thank you for choosing the Surfer Beach Hotel. Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca General Manager

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

I am a repeat customer because of the location but also because of the staff! They are very friendly and helpful!the rooms are clean and they all seem to have a view! The pool area was very clean and I liked the limited access

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michelelittle21, Thank you for the five star review. We really appreciate your compliments about the staff. We have a strong team who are very proud to share the Surfer with our guests. It is wonderful that they make such a positive impact each time you visit. We thank you for your repeat patronage. Sincerely, Adam M. Della Rocca General...

Reviewed 24 June 2014

We ended up at Surfer Beach Hotel after we canceled our suite at a different hotel close of Marine World, as we decided to be closer of the beach. I was impressed at the beginning , the clerk who answered the phone was very patient with me as we decided at the breakfast table in Los Angeles with the whole...

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Adam D, General Manager at Surfer Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Doisavin, Thank you for the five star review! The Front Office Manager, Umit and our Front Desk Agent, Laura are fantastic members of our team and are always providing exceptional service to our guests. Thank you for recognizing them as we do share all of the reviews with the entire staff and it is great to see our associates...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 21 June 2014

My family stayed at the Surfer Beach Hotel for a long weekend stay and really enjoyed ourselves. My first time; repeat visit for my daughter. Things we loved: *LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION - walk out the pool gate and you are on the beach : ) with many restaurants and shops nearby including sharing property with World Famous and Woody's next...

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Dear dhyink01, Thank you taking the time to share your memories of the Surfer Beach Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. I am especially happy to see that our staff made such a nice impression on you. They work hard and it is great to see them recognized for their efforts. Thanks again for staying with and...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 June 2014

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Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 14 June 2014

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Santa Ana, California, United States
Reviewed 11 June 2014

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Reviewed 6 June 2014 via mobile

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Reviewed 2 June 2014

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“Was on the fourth floor and the view of the ocean was amazing.”
  • Standard double room with Ocean view. Room #411
  • View while laying in my bed.
 of 5 bubbles Keado7, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Floors 2-4 all have ocean view balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles catherinecC3273PL, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for double rooms either 404 or 405 for ocean facing view.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulDBoston, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay here the view is not worth price and the rooms are horrible”
 of 5 bubbles diemart61, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pick a beach view room. Every 3rd floor beach floor room has a great view of the sunsets.”
 of 5 bubbles T1906GFmichaell, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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