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Del MarUnited States of America

Love horseback riding, horse racing, and beaches? Get away to Del Mar!

Discover the seaside city of Del Mar—amazing beaches, gourmet restaurants, and top sights from Del Mar Fairgrounds to Del Mar Beach.

Where to stay in Del Mar

I was driving north and took a detour along the scenic route that would eventually lead me to the Historic CA-101. Just after the sun set, I came upon this beautiful silhouette of the road that passes over the Coaster and I had to stop to shoot it!

Del Mar Heights

4.5/5Wonderful!(42 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in Del Mar Heights, Torrey Pines State Reserve and Los Penasquitos Marsh Nature Preserve are top sights worth seeing.

Del Mar Heights

Top Hotels in Del Mar

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hilton San Diego Del Mar
Hilton San Diego Del Mar
4 out of 5
15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA
The price is $110 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Located in Del Mar Heights, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Del Mar Racetrack and Del Mar Fairgrounds. Cedros Avenue and Del Mar Beach are also within ...

4.2/5Very Good! (933 reviews)

"I thought the customer service was excellent . The safety measures were followed and the parking situation was great"…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Hilton San Diego Del Mar
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar
3 out of 5
720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
The price is $110 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in the heart of Del Mar, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Del Mar Plaza and Del Mar Beach. Del Mar Fairgrounds and Torrey Pines State Reserve are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (947 reviews)

"This is a darling property with clean rooms, a charming pool area and Cafe. If you get a room with two beds the beds are kinda small."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar
Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar
Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar
3.5 out of 5
710 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
The price is $125 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Del Mar Plaza and Del Mar Beach. Del Mar Fairgrounds and Torrey Pines State Reserve are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (975 reviews)

"Great locations , awesome sunsets on the top level rooms."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar

Popular places to visit in Del Mar

Seagrove Park
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Seagrove Park

4/5(2 reviews)

Explore the lovely green spaces of Seagrove Park and enjoy the surfing in Del Mar. Discover the area's beautiful sunsets and top-notch restaurants.

SeaWorld
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SeaWorld

4.5/5(2,421 reviews)

Animal interaction, entertaining rides and informative exhibits are all on offer at this family favorite destination. 

Legoland California
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Legoland California

4.5/5(1,286 reviews)

The world of LEGO® comes to life at this playground for the imagination. 

San Diego Zoo
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San Diego Zoo

4.5/5(3,565 reviews)

See nature up-close and personal at one of the country’s largest and most educational zoos.

Hotel Circle
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Hotel Circle

4/5(1,397 reviews)

The family will enjoy a trip to Hotel Circle, a favorite attraction in San Diego. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the charming cafés while you're in the area.

Mission Beach
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Mission Beach

4.5/5(4,949 reviews)

A favorite vacation spot for 100 years, this seaside village combines old-fashioned charm with modern amenities.

Top things to do in Del Mar

San Diego Zoo Tickets
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San Diego Zoo Tickets

$58
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
USS Midway Museum with Skip-the-Line Entry
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USS Midway Museum with Skip-the-Line Entry

$26
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

$58
Per adult
84% of travellers recommend
San Diego Old Town Trolley Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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San Diego Old Town Trolley Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

$42
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 55 Attractions in 1 Pass
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Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 55 Attractions in 1 Pass

$99
Per adult
72% of travellers recommend
San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise

$85
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Reviews of Del Mar

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 63.265306122448976%
4 - Good
58
4 - Good 29.591836734693878%
3 - Okay
11
3 - Okay 5.612244897959184%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 1.530612244897959%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 0%

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 30, 2020

It’s a beautiful city. Due to COVID the Local restaurants only offered pickup or delivery.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 26, 2020

Great area but not close to restaurants.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 24, 2020

Would love to be able to afford to buy here. Friendly people and laidback area

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 20, 2020

Beautiful place, quiet and clean, beach was amazing.

5/5 - Excellent

R.J

Feb 13, 2020

Del Mar is a quiet suburb and beach town. Winter is very low key. If you’re looking for a hot spot - this is not it. That said, it’s beautiful and relaxing.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 8, 2020

Sbicca was great. Wonderful beach. Enjoyed Americana for breakfast

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