The Rambler Motel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
225 Bay Blvd, Chula Vista, CA, 91910, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 640 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Chula Vista, The Rambler Motel is a 1-minute drive from Chula Vista Nature Center and 9 minutes from Balboa Park. This casino motel is 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from Petco Park and 7.5 mi (12 km) from San Diego Convention Center.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 117 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones and desks, and housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Amenities

Try your luck at the casino and enjoy other recreational amenities, which include an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this motel include complimentary wireless Internet access and an arcade/game room.

Dining

Enjoy a meal at Rambler Coffee or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The motel also offers room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. To-go breakfasts are available daily from 5:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Chula Vista Nature Center - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
San Diego Bay - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Chula Vista Center - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Chicano Park - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center - 9.9 km / 6.1 mi
San Diego City College - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Petco Park - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Balboa Park - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
San Diego Convention Center - 12 km / 7.5 mi
New Children's Museum - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Copley Symphony Hall - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
San Diego Coronado Bridge - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi
Seaport Village - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Japanese Friendship Garden - 13.1 km / 8.2 mi
Navy Pier - 13.3 km / 8.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi
General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) - 28.3 km / 17.6 mi
San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 22 km / 13.7 mi
San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 28.7 km / 17.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Rambler Motel is San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • This property only accepts credit cards for all bookings. Cash is not accepted. Prepaid credit cards are not accepted.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • 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.

  • Contactless check-out is 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 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Please note: This hotel cannot accommodate stays longer than 28 days. Please note: Guests under 18 cannot check-in without authorization or supervision of an adult. This hotel will place a credit card authorization equal to the first night of stay for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

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

  • Breakage deposit: USD 50.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -Coffee shop or café - 1
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Casino
  • -Firepit
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Stair-free path to entrance
  • -Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • -Pool hoist on site