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Fairmont Grand Del Mar
5 stars

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130, United States
San Diego, CA
See location+1 858 314 2000
From
C$ 427
Cheapest

rate per night

9.0
Excellent
based on 92 reviews
92 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
King room
C$ 427
Standard Room
C$ 466
Queen room
C$ 478

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About Fairmont Grand Del Mar

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Old-world décor, enormous rooms, and a luxurious spa are only some of the features that make Fairmont Grand Del Mar stunning. The Spanish-Colonial-style resort in the rolling, lush hills near Del Mar offers elegance and modern luxury to travelers of all sorts.

Located in Carmel Valley, near Del Mar and La Jolla, the hotel is inland and a 15-minute drive to the beach. Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, known for beautiful canyons, waterfalls, and tons of natural beauty is a 20-minute drive. A luxurious car provided by the resort will take guests anywhere within a 14-mile radius, including Torrey Pines State Beach, Torrey Pines State Park, Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, Del Mar, and some parts of La Jolla.

Accommodations are large and stately, featuring balconies, pillow-top beds, a stocked minibar, and a 40-inch TV. Room types vary based on what traveler’s desire. Guestrooms are 550 square feet and offer views of the pool or golf course, while the Prado Suite and Veranda Suite are 1,110 square feet and feature luxuries such as two bathrooms and some with fireplaces and kitchenettes. The Palazzo Suite, Mizner Suite, Manchester Suite, and Brisa Villa all feature amazing in-room amenities and tons of space.

Aside from the free shuttle and luxurious house car that take guests to surrounding attractions, the resort also offers plenty of fun on-site. Four heated pools with a poolside bar and underwater music, an 18-hole golf course, 24-hour fitness center, business center, two tennis courts, a top-notch spa, and Equestrian Center are all available to guests. There are a variety of dining options on-site, including one of the top restaurants in California, Addison. Club M on-site offers a restaurant, nightclub, and sports bar.

Although the decor is undeniably romantic throughout the hotel, there's plenty for families to do. The hotel features a teen center, a kid’s club, and many other family-accommodating services and amenities.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water
  • Chapel/shrine

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Eco tourism
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Archery
  • Evening entertainment
  • Horse riding
  • Table tennis
  • Hiking

General

  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Dining

  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional bathroom
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Kitchenette
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Baby safety gates

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Private entrance
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • EV charging station
  • Valet parking

Outdoor

  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Fitness

  • Aerobics
  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Fairmont Grand Del Mar

9.0
Wonderful92 verified reviews
1.0Families
0.9Solo
1.8Couples
0.4Friends
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10Wonderful
Anonymous, Nov. 2022

One of the best hotels I've ever stayed in.

8.8Very good
Michael, May 2017

Pros. The staff and location

10Wonderful
Anonymous, Apr. 2015

Pros. My fiancé and I have stayed here several times. This is our spot. The service and the rooms are 5 stars every time. The spa is also incredible. Every guest is treated as a VIP.

Cons. Nothing.

10Wonderful
Anonymous, Aug. 2014

Pros. Very large beautiful room with patio that we read on. Very relaxing.

9.6Wonderful
Anonymous, Apr. 2014

Pros. The service and atmosphere was excellent. I really appreciate the attention to detail. One of the best places we have ever stayed.

The questions and answers provided in this section are generated by an artificial intelligence model based on a summarization of user hotel reviews and hotel information.See more

They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

What are the dining options available at Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

Fairmont Grand Del Mar offers a variety of dining options, including one of the top restaurants in California, Addison, and Club M, which offers a restaurant, nightclub, and sports bar.

What are the on-site amenities available for families at Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

Fairmont Grand Del Mar features a teen center, a kid’s club, and many other family-accommodating services and amenities, making it a great option for families.

What can guests expect from the accommodations at Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

Accommodations at Fairmont Grand Del Mar are large and stately, featuring balconies, pillow-top beds, a stocked minibar, and a 40-inch TV. Room types vary based on what traveler’s desire.

What are the nearby attractions to Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

Fairmont Grand Del Mar is located near attractions such as Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, La Jolla Shores, La Jolla Cove, and Mount Soledad, offering guests easy access to explore the surrounding area.

What are some of the unique features of Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

Fairmont Grand Del Mar offers four heated pools with a poolside bar and underwater music, an 18-hole golf course, 24-hour fitness center, business center, two tennis courts, a top-notch spa, and Equestrian Center, providing guests with plenty of on-site activities and amenities.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Take Advantage of the Free Shuttle

The hotel offers a free shuttle and a luxurious house car that takes guests to surrounding attractions within a 14-mile radius, including Torrey Pines State Beach, Torrey Pines State Park, Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, Del Mar, and some parts of La Jolla.

Enjoy the On-Site Activities

With four heated pools, an 18-hole golf course, 24-hour fitness center, business center, two tennis courts, and an Equestrian Center, there are plenty of on-site activities to keep guests entertained.

Dine at Addison

The Addison restaurant received high praise from guests for its superb dining experience and exceptional service. The High Tea and live piano music were also highlighted as exceptional.

Consider Family-Friendly Amenities

Families will appreciate the teen center, kid’s club, and other family-accommodating services and amenities, making it a great option for those traveling with children.

Be Mindful of Dining Options

While the Addison restaurant received high praise, some guests found the food at the Amaya restaurant disappointing. It’s advisable to explore dining options both on and off-site.

Take Note of Room Selection

Some guests mentioned that the deluxe 2-bed suite did not meet their expectations in terms of space, and the food at the restaurants was considered good but overpriced. Consider reviewing room options and dining prices before booking.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's location offers easy access to nearby attractions such as Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, La Jolla Shores, and Mission Beach, providing plenty of options for outdoor activities and sightseeing.

Utilize the Concierge Service

The concierge service was praised for its helpfulness and attentiveness. Guests can rely on the concierge for recommendations and assistance with various arrangements during their stay.

Check for Seasonal Quietness

Visiting during the week was noted as a particularly quiet and relaxing experience, making it a good option for those seeking a peaceful getaway.

Location

5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130

What's nearby

  • Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve5.4 km
  • La Jolla Shores10.5 km
  • La Jolla Cove12.1 km
  • Mount Soledad12.2 km
  • Windansea Beach14.4 km
  • Mission Bay Park17.4 km
  • Mission Beach19.2 km
  • SeaWorld San Diego19.6 km
  • Old Town San Diego State Historic Park20.6 km
  • Botanical Building23.6 km
  • San Diego Zoo23.6 km
  • Maritime Museum24.5 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Low season

August

High season

March

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 723

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 298
Cheapest month to stay with an average 60% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 41% rise in price.
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Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

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Top tips for your stay at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Fairmont Grand Del Mar, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and April.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Fairmont Grand Del Mar, plan to stay on a Friday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Sunday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Fairmont Grand Del Mar was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 684, while the most expensive was C$ 1,075.
  • How long should you stay at Fairmont Grand Del Mar? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

  • What are business amenities available at Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel offers several business facilities; hence it is an ideal place in San Diego for corporate travelers. It hosts a business center suitable for business events such as brand launching, conferences, meetings, and seminars. The hotel has event spaces that measure about 20,000 square feet and can accommodate about 600 guests. The biggest conference room is about 901 square feet. The business center has a variety of facilities including a fitness center, meeting space, and a business concierge service. It also has a workspace with laptop safety, desk, and fax machines where guests can work during their stay here on a work vacation.

  • What are the facilities at Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel convenient to family travelers?

    The family-friendly facilities of the hotel include a children's pool, a children's playroom, and a kids' club. The kid's club is equipped with toys, books, games, and other fun activities that are enjoyable for kids. They provide baby safety gates and childcare services where qualified caregivers can look after children while their parents are about their business. There are family rooms with additional bathrooms, a dining area, and a kitchenette to serve guests with families while at the hotel. The kid's shop is another facility full of great stuff for kids. This specialty shop sells unique gifts at affordable prices to give kids something to keep and cherish during their stay here.

  • Which outdoor activities does the Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel provide?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel offers several outdoor activities for outdoor enthusiast travelers in San Diego to enjoy during their stay here. The hotel has an extensive pool deck area and a large lawn area that provides relaxation while watching dolphins and whales. For more vigorous outdoor activities, you can opt for campfires, horse riding, and interacting with other guests at the hotel.

  • How is parking at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel has numerous parking spaces; therefore, travelers with rental or corporate cars should consider booking their stay here. A secure garage can store vehicles for guests while they are on an errand, traveling in a group, or on a work trip. The hotel provides valet service wherein you can have your car parked by an attendant at a nominal fee rate per night. It also provides private parking spaces with EV charging stations ideal for corporate travelers.

  • What pool facilities are available at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel provides several outstanding pool facilities for its guests. It provides wonderful amenities such as a water slide, a freshwater pool, and an outdoor hot tub meant to give guests a relaxing experience. A heated pool area with lounge chairs and pool floats is fitted with four whirlpool spas. The outdoor pool has a pool bar where you can grab your favorite drink while swimming. You can also enjoy the lap pool, sauna, steam room, and spa services with different massage types including warm stone, hot stone, reflexology, and footbath to unwind after a tiresome day.  

  • Where is Fairmont Grand Del Mar located?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar is located at 5300 Grand Del Mar Court in Carmel Valley, 25.3 km from the centre of San Diego. Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve is the closest landmark to Fairmont Grand Del Mar.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Fairmont Grand Del Mar?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Fairmont Grand Del Mar.

  • Does Fairmont Grand Del Mar offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Fairmont Grand Del Mar offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Fairmont Grand Del Mar from the airport?

    Fairmont Grand Del Mar is 22.2 km from San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar. Fairmont Grand Del Mar is 23.1 km from San Diego.

  • Does Fairmont Grand Del Mar have a pool?

    Yes, Fairmont Grand Del Mar has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Fairmont Grand Del Mar hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Fairmont Grand Del Mar in San Diego and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Fairmont Grand Del Mar and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Fairmont Grand Del Mar.

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