Del Mar

Del Mar Travel Guide

Articles about Del Mar

By Everett Potter
By Donna Heiderstadt

What’s summer without a vacation by the sea? It’s time to check into one of the best beach hotels in America, as chosen by T+L readers.

By John Welchman
At first sight it's a straitlaced, provincial paradise of unruffled summer days. Look again and you see that San Diego has caught the wave. No longer just a sound-bite city, its hottest offerings now rival those of L.A. and San Francisco. First t...

Hotels in Del Mar

The sunny seaside town of Del Mar, between L.A. and San Diego, offers an increasingly hard-to-find slice of old-school SoCal relaxation.

Restaurants in Del Mar

Market Restaurant + Bar showcases the Asian-inspired California cuisine of renowned chef Carl Schroeder. Decorated in shades of persimmon, the dining room contains brown-leather banquettes, large drum pendant lights, and a 12-foot central tasting table.

Things to do in Del Mar

Situated along the Pacific Coast, Del Mar Plaza offers 50 upscale restaurants and shops, including the Frustrated Cowboy for western gear and Ooh La La for crystal-embellished blouses, lace-and-ruffle tops, and wildly striped sundresses.