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Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
550 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Other room types
Suite, 1 King Bed (Toscana)
1100 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Fairmont)
550 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Prado)
1001 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
550 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Veranda)
549 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Fairmont)
549 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly San Diego hotel in Carmel Valley with 6 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property

Location

Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Polo Fields, Del Mar Beach, and Torrey Pines State Beach. Torrey Pines State Reserve and Del Mar Horse Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 6 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has 4 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Free WiFi in public areas and a free beach shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a golf course, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 249 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Free wired Internet and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with digital channels.

Languages Spoken

  • Dutch

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Fairmont Grand Del Mar features a full-service spa, a golf course, 4 outdoor swimming pools, and 4 spa tubs. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 6 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. Event facilities measuring 20000 square feet (1858 square meters) include conference space. This Mediterranean hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a health club. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Fairmont Grand Del Mar is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Library
  • Bar/lounge 1
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4
  • Number of spa tubs - 4
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Outdoor pool
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1858
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Total number of rooms - 249
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Golf course on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Couples/private dining
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Full-service spa
  • Free beach shuttle
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 2007
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Health club
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Nightclub
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20000
  • Ballroom
  • Beach towels
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 4
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • Dutch
  • Serbian
  • Arabic
  • Swahili
  • English
  • French
  • Croatian
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Farsi
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Korean

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Fairmont Grand Del Mar offers 249 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. This San Diego hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Free local calls
  • Highchair
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • LCD TV
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Smart TV
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Digital TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Addison - Overlooking the golf course, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Amaya - Overlooking the golf course, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

The Clubhouse Grill - Overlooking the golf course, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Cent Anni Café - This Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and complimentary bicycles. 4 outdoor swimming pools and 4 spa tubs are on site. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Center for Wellbeing has 11 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 11
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 100 per stay
  • Up to 25 lbs

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Golf course conditions and availability at this property vary according to scheduled maintenance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

Debit cards not accepted

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 45 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Self parking
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 31.00 and USD 50.00 for adults, USD 9 and USD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Grand Del Mar
  • Grand Hotel Del Mar
  • Grand Del Mar Hotel
  • Grand Del Mar San Diego
  • The Grand Del Mar Hotel San Diego
  • Fairmont Grand Mar Hotel San Diego
  • Fairmont Grand Mar Hotel
  • Fairmont Grand Mar San Diego
  • Fairmont Grand Mar

We should mention

Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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