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Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace (Ground Floor)
51 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Other room types
Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Fireplace (Toscana)
102 square metres
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Fairmont)
51 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Prado)
93 square metres
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony (Veranda)
51 square metres
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Palazzo)
139 square metres
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony (Veranda)
51 square metres
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Fairmont)
51 square metres
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Villa, 3 Bedrooms (Brisa)
418 square metres
3 King Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, Multiple Beds, Fireplace (Manchester)
264 square metres
2 King Beds
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, Multiple Beds (Palazzo)
139 square metres
2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Cot)
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 4 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
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Fairmont Grand Del Mar in San Diego (Carmel Valley), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of University of California-San Diego and Torrey Pines Golf Course. This 5-star hotel is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Del Mar Fairgrounds and 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from Torrey Pines State Reserve.

Make yourself at home in one of the 249 guestrooms featuring minibars and espresso makers. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 40-inch LCD televisions with digital programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and designer toiletries.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. After practicing your swing on the golf course, you can dip into one of the 4 outdoor swimming pools or 4 spa tubs. This Mediterranean hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Enjoy French cuisine at Addison, one of the hotel's 6 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has facilities measuring 20000 square feet (1858 square meters), including conference space.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • 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

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

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Fairmont Grand Del Mar offers 249 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, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the 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. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

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

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 café serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Open daily.

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

Nearby Things to do

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

Spa Services

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

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 21

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 40.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • 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
  • Food and water bowls are available

You need to know

Golf course conditions and availability at this property vary according to scheduled maintenance.

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 may be 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.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Car recommended

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available for guests

Masks are available for guests

Gloves are available for guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are available

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually wrapped food options are available through room service

gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitisation practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Fees

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

  • Resort fee: USD 49 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

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

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

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 45 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.0 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
  • Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel
  • Fairmont Grand Del Mar San Diego
  • Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel San Diego

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.

A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Awards & Affiliations

  • UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge
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