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Beach Haven
Ranked #125 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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“Loved it”
Reviewed 4 August 2003

Read another review of the place after we'd made reservations, and had our... reservations, but were pleasantly surprised. Even though it is on a main drag, it was not noisy or hard to get to sleep. There's a nice heated pool, and HOT jacuzzi, and it's just a short walk to the beach, and the waves were great! Friendly staff, and other guests were friendly. The continental breakfast wasn't the greatest, or varied (carb-paradise). Great location - near sea world, the post office, the library, loads of restaurants and Costco too!

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Reviewed 17 February 2003

This is called an "inn", but it's just a motel. The beds were soft and sunken and the sheets had holes in them. Towels were shabby. Peeling paint and (sorry about this), dried snot on the curtains. Don't stay here unless you don't mind listening to the constant sound of traffic 24 hours a day, and every intimate part of every conversation with the people in the next room, just to stay one block from the beach. Pacific Beach is very nice and I'll go back, but I won't go back to the Beach Haven Inn. The people who work there were very nice and I mean them no harm, but this place needs some TLC and updating badly.

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Additional Information about Beach Haven

Property: Beach Haven
Address: 4740 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-2598
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Region: United States > California > San Diego > Pacific Beach
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#16 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:2 star — Beach Haven 2*
Number of rooms: 23
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of San Diego's Pacific Beach neighborhood, Beach Haven offers a family-friendly hotel experience that puts the best of the Pacific just outside your door. Enjoy an easy walk to shops, restaurants, parks, and of course, the beach. Surround yourself in a sun-drenched, easy going, beach hotel experience inside and out. Enjoy the surf, stunning sunsets over the Pacific, and everything the neighborhood has to offer right here at Beach Haven hotel. ... more   less 
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