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Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

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The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a paradisiacal destinationon the shores of Mission Bay and mere steps from San Diego’s famous Pacific Beach. Featuring lush tropical gardens and a private beach, this Polynesian-themed hotel offers 310 guest rooms, studios or suites, each with a private balcony or patio. On-site amenities include signature restaurant Oceana Coastal Kitchen, featuring a surf and turf menu and a patio lined with tiki torches, fire pit tables and lush palms, and the Catamaran Spa, the only beachfront spa in San Diego. Additional activities include bicycle and water-sport rentals and the beach towns of Mission Beach and Pacific Beach, featuring a beachside boardwalk, Crystal Pier and a variety of cafés and boutiques. The Catamaran is conveniently located within 10 miles of major attractions including SeaWorld,the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego International Airport.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Grade: 93 out of 100
35Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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This was a very nice stay. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. It is a little older, but they do a good job at keeping the place very clean. It is a little pricey considering some of the age that is evident. They also charge you extras for most of the amenities such
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The Catamaran is an excellent hotel. The staff is tops and everyone is friendly and efficient. The facilities include a great restaurant, and a bar that always seems alive. The rooms are clean and all are close to the lobby which is the center of the facility. There is a
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Response from MarkT5764, Front Office Manager at Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for sharing your experience at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Our prime location in San Diego provides guests with convenient access to Mission Bay, Mission Beach, and plenty of great local restaurants and attractions. Not to mention, our on-site amenities include Oceana Coastal Kitchen, Moray's Bar and Lounge, pool area, and full service spa, so there is plenty to do without ever leaving the resort. We hope you have the opportunity to join us for another stay!
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This place is one of the most picturesque places ever. Ceremony was on the lawn across from the ocean. And the party was in the Kon Tiki room which was absolutely breathtaking. The staff was super accommodating and very pleasant and professional. I want to give particular
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1st of all, if I could give this place 10 stars, I would!! I am a business owner, and I live right next door to the Catamaran Resort. I come here once a week for business, friends, or family outings. I am a dog trainer, and a dog owner so this is my go-to for any type of event
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I could not be more happy with my stay.Me and my gf has the experience of our lives. Robert down at the bar got wind that it was our anniversary. He made sure everything was perfect for us on our stay. The food was perfect and our drinks came out just on point. I definitely will
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Yes they charge for parking! I believe it’s around $30 a day, but call the hotel for more information. There is also s resort fee of $25.
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We were there for several days in Nov. Our rooms were fine but did have couple of very minor problems like screen door easily came off track, etc. Certainly wasn't a problem and we love our garden room. Signs of redoing roof on one set of rooms but not a problem. Would highly recommend it. Would love to go back.
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Yes there is a cost. Pretty high one, There is a show and a buffet and music. Our room was right next to where it is but we were told that it only happens during the summer months. There was such a huge crowd. They open it to the public, just like their beach.
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Not that I saw unless it was somewhere in the pool area.
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"Choose a Tower Bay View of if a Garden View room,choose a 400 or 700 room."
"don't bother - go elsewhere"
"Grab a patio seat for brunch."
"The garden view was wonderful"
"We had a tower room that faced away from the bay and beach area- lots of truck noise and banging. Recommend rooms facing beach."
US$208 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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