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- San Diego hotel tax is 10.5% (12.5% for hotels with more than 70 rooms). Coronado hotel tax is 8%
- $=$99 or less
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One- and two-bedroom cottages, apartments, studios, suites and motel rooms on Pacific Beach
Located on the boardwalk in Mission Beach, the Best Western Blue Sea Lodge has some suites. Some rooms here face the ocean, but others are on the side. Ask when you reserve if this is important to you.
This hotel is located on the Crystal Pier in Pacific Beach. You sleep right over the ocean
Located in historical Point Loma, this small 1950s inn has a terrace which offers a panoramic ocean view.
Located in Del Mar, near the beach and racetrack the L'Auberge has a nice onsite spa.
Pacific Terrace Hotel offers a pool and rooms with private balconies or patios.
Scripps Inn is a favorite for romantic getaways. Located on Whale Watch Point, it's a great place for winter whale-watching.