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The Rambler Motel

225 Bay Boulevard, Chula Vista, CA 91910

+1 619 425 8200

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based on 278 reviews

About The Rambler Motel, Chula Vista

Value for money

The Rambler Motel is located amongst Chula Vista's well-known sightseeing hot spots, just a short walk from Bayfront/E Street San Diego Trolley Station. It also provides laundry facilities, a dry cleaning service and an outdoor pool. Rooms at the hotel are comfortable and provide cable/satellite channels. The Rambler Motel has free private parking on site and is within easy driving distance of Balboa Park, SeaWorld San Diego and San Diego Zoo. Petco Park, San Diego Convention Center and Seaport Village can be easily accessed by car.

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Standard Rooms - City view


$115 totalZenhotels.com
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King Rooms - Ocean view


$95 totalBooking.com
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Queen Rooms - Panoramic view


$87 totalSnaptravel
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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk
  • Key card access


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Increased accessibility
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Casino
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Bathtub
  • Private bathroom


  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool


  • Laundry facilities


  • Storage available

Family friendly

  • Indoor play area

Places of interest near The Rambler Motel

Attractions in Chula Vista, California curated by momondo

The Rambler Motel location: 225 Bay Boulevard, Chula Vista, CA 91910

Restaurants and Cafés

Sammy's Pizza / Seven Mile Casino0.1 mi
Aunt Emmas Pancake Restaurant0.2 mi
Black Angus Steakhouse - Chula Vista0.3 mi
Dragon Express0.3 mi

The Rambler Motel Reviews

GreatBased on 278 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • I really loved the decor of the room! (in 22 reviews)
  • Staff was super nice. (in 21 reviews)
  • The pool area was awesome and inviting. (in 13 reviews)
Cons -
  • Wasn't room location (in 17 reviews)
  • No microwave or fridge in room. (in 10 reviews)
  • Front desk staff was curt. (in 4 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In Chula Vista, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $156. The Rambler Motel is $64 cheaper than the city average at just $92/night.

  • If there is no traffic, the 8.6 mi drive between San Diego and The Rambler Motel should only take about 25min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • The Rambler Motel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from San Diego to the hotel, but also around Chula Vista during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Chula Vista are on average $29/day. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from San Diego to The Rambler Motel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • The Rambler Motel does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call The Rambler Motel at +1 619 425 8200. One of the easiest dining options for Chula Vista guests staying in The Rambler Motel is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • The Rambler Motel does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at The Rambler Motel, call +1 619 425 8200 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, The Rambler Motel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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