Set on 5 acres of landscaped grounds overlooking Del Mar Beach, this high-end resort is across the street from outdoor shopping at Del Mar Plaza.
Bright, polished rooms with tropical-style decor include flat-screen TVs and iPod docks. Most rooms have balconies or patios, and many offer beach views. Suites add living rooms with pull-out sofas and fireplaces. Room service is available.
Amenities include sleek restaurant, a casual eatery, a lounge that features live music, and a relaxed bar by the outdoor pool. There’s also a spa. A resort fee covers Wi-Fi, beach gear and an area shuttle, plus access to a 24/7 fitness center and tennis courts.