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This San Diego hotel is located along the ocean and is 1 miles from Mission Bay Park. This beachfront hotel features an oceanfront pool, bike rentals and rooms with balconies.

Each guest room at the The Wayfarer San Diego is equipped with a 50" LCD TV, a refrigerator, coffee maker and private patio or balcony. Guests can watch an in-room movie, or play one of the in-room video games that are provided.

The The Wayfarer San Diego offers free WiFi throughout the entire property and a 24-hour front desk. Guests can relax in the hot tub or use the outdoor picnic area. Business services and laundry facilities are also available. The spacious lobby is also equipped with retro video games.

This oceanfront hotel is 10 minutes' drive to Sea World Park and within 20 minutes' drive of the University of California. The San Diego Bay area offers many activities including water sports, bicycling, surfing, tennis and shopping.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Wayfarer San Diego has been welcoming guests since 12 May 2010.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Private parking at the hotel


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Room type
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
2 large double beds
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Closest beaches
  • Pacific Beach

    9.1 Superb beach
    50 yards from property
  • Mission Beach

    Mission Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    200 yards from property
  • Sail Bay Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    300 yards from property
  • Tourmaline Surfing Park Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Crown Point Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Calumet Park Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is there a microwave in the room?
    Yes, all of our rooms have microwaves.
    Answered on 22 November 2019
  • Where do you go to smoke cigarettes?
    Guest can smoke on the parking lot.
    Answered on 1 December 2019
  • Are there restaurants near you
    Yes, there are many restaurants in Pacific Beach. Some on the boardwalk, Mission Blvd, Grand Ave and Garnett Ave.
    Answered on 10 February 2021
  • Are there beach chairs & umbrellas provided for guests?
    Dear Valued Guest, We offer $10 daily beach rentals for our guests to choose from chairs, umbrellas and boogie boards or bicycles for $5 per hour to u..
    Answered on 31 August 2021
  • is there a minifrig in the room/
    Yes, the rooms have minifridge, microwave and coffee makers.
    Answered on 2 March 2021
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Hotel surroundings *
Facilities of The Wayfarer San Diego
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Balcony
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Beach
  • Water sport facilities on site
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs US$32 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Tour desk
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

The Wayfarer San Diego takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 16:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Thu 08 Oct 2020 until Mon 31 May 2021

FAQs about The Wayfarer San Diego

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Wayfarer San Diego on this page.

  • Yes, The Wayfarer San Diego is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at The Wayfarer San Diego is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Room options at The Wayfarer San Diego include:

    • Double
    • Quadruple
    • Triple

  • The Wayfarer San Diego is 7.5 miles from the centre of San Diego.

  • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from The Wayfarer San Diego.

  • The prices at The Wayfarer San Diego may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Wayfarer San Diego offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Beachfront
    • Water sport facilities on site
    • Swimming Pool
    • Beach