Dolphin Motel

Address: 2912 Garrison St, San Diego, California, 92106-2770, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Point Loma/Shelter Island area of San Diego, is near Sail USA-11, Mission State Park, Sheraton Harbor Island Hotel Jogging Course, and Fisherman's Landing.
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          • Beach


          • Microwave in room
          • High-speed internet in room
          • Breakfast Available
          • Wireless internet connection in room (free)
          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Non-smoking hotel
          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Air-Conditioning
          • Free parking


          • Concierge desk
          • Continental Breakfast
          • Room service
          • Multilingual staff

          TravelPod Member ReviewsDolphin Motel San Diego

          Reviewed by frostie77

          Very nice

          Reviewed Oct 4, 2013
          by (1 review) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          Good location and the owner is extremely helpful. He pointed us to a number of great places to go and eat. Motel was clean and quiet for a good nights sleep.

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

          TripAdvisor Reviews Dolphin Motel San Diego

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from San Diego

          Battered and bruised... So worth it...

          A travel blog entry by dadandme2014 on Jul 26, 2014

          12 photos

          ... hair styled itself, no need for my Salt Spray Sue Harris ;) ) and took a jaunt to Balboa Park to the Air and Space Museum which was quite interested but the highlight was the Ripley's Believe it or Not exhibition - it doesn't matter how many times I go to them I always find it fascinating!! Found a wax work of Grandee Reg and a new chap ;). Most of the photos are from here because we had no camera at the Kayaking centre :( sad times!! We were both exhausted from the kayaking ...

          Day 39: San Diego, CA

          A travel blog entry by drat9191 on Nov 05, 2013

          74 photos

          ... San Diego.)

          In the morning, Traci, my great-niece Reese, and I drove over the bridge to Coronado Island for some walking along the Bayfront, which was predictably delightful. At this location across San Diego Bay you are directly opposite downtown San Diego, as well as the USS Midway aircraft carrier and museum. We were also treated to a surprise "drive by" of the USS Howard, a destroyer whose homeport ...

          Bikes, two swims and a roller skating gran

          A travel blog entry by lordofthehens on Aug 11, 2013

          6 photos

          ... 2 foot!

          The sun was warm so we watched the boys splash around whilst on the loungers and I had time to catch up with this travel log. At 1.30pm we made our way to the car with a slight heavy heart. This was the last leg of our journey and heading for San Diego means we will be going home soon.

          I wanted to arrive at our hotel in good time, so I opted to use the freeway for this neck of the journey. It also meant we had a bit of time at ...

          Sea lions, cinnamon rolls and fish tacos

          A travel blog entry by kingle on Apr 05, 2013

          11 photos

          ... or taco. Sit down and about 15 minutes later your hot food arrives. We had a large order of fish and chips, a calamari taco, 2 calico amber beer-battered tacos, and clam chowder. It was some of the best seafood we have ever had.

          By 6:30 we were back at the hotel and beginning the task of repacking. San Diego was fantastic. Now we can get excited, tomorrow we get on a ship!