Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages

Address: 4500 Ocean Blvd., San Diego, California, 92109, United States | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in the Mission Beach/Pacific Beach area of San Diego, is near Mission Beach, Pacific Beach, Wave House, and Tourmaline Surfing Park.
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        TravelPod Member ReviewsCrystal Pier Hotel & Cottages San Diego

        Reviewed by robdidcoe

        Crystal clear on the Pier

        Reviewed Jun 4, 2013
        by (8 reviews) Perth , Australia Flag of Australia

        Okay, so this sounded like a pretty coll place to stay and it is. Very different from anything I've stayed in before and a good find by the wife. Its a very popular place so we had to bokk nearly a year ahead.

        It;s nice walking out to the end of the Pier, which is open to the public until 8pm, and also great hearing the sound of the waves crashing on the shore. Lovely views out over the ocean and watched a nice sunset from the outside area.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

        TripAdvisor Reviews Crystal Pier Hotel & Cottages San Diego

        4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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        San Diego, United States