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Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

207 5th Ave, San Diego
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
17 others viewing this property now

The Hard Rock Hotel is in the center of San Diego's bustling Gaslamp Quarter, with restaurants, bars, and nightlife. The San Diego Convention Center is across ...

$187

$187
Gaslamp Plaza Suites

Gaslamp Plaza Suites

520 E St, San Diego
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago
9 others viewing this property now

Built in 1913, this 10-story boutique hotel is located in the center of San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, amid numerous restaurants, shops, and nightclubs; the convention ...

$99

$99
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

830 6th Ave, San Diego
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
10 others viewing this property now

This 10-story Ramada hotel resides within the historic Gaslamp Quarter, just 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 7 blocks from the Convention Center, and a half-mile ...

$76

$76
The Horton Grand Hotel

The Horton Grand Hotel

311 Island Ave, San Diego
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 9 hours ago
28 others viewing this property now

This recently renovated 4-story hotel is within 4 blocks of PETCO Park, the San Diego Convention Center, Horton Plaza shopping, and 100 restaurants and bars; ...

$102

$102
Staypineapple at Hotel Z

Staypineapple at Hotel Z

521 6th Ave, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
17 others viewing this property now

Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Davis-Horton House and San Diego Chinese Historical Museum. Petco Park and New Children's ...

$119

$119
California Dreams Hostel

California Dreams Hostel

743 Emerald Street, San Diego
2.5 out of 5.0
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Pacific Beach, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Crystal Pier and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Mission Beach. Bird Rock and Mission Beach Boardwalk are ...

$80

$80
The Sofia Hotel

The Sofia Hotel

150 W Broadway, San Diego
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago
42 others viewing this property now

In the heart of downtown San Diego, this historic boutique hotel is 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 4 blocks from the Gaslamp Quarter, and 6 blocks from the San ...

$125

$125
Wyndham San Diego Bayside

Wyndham San Diego Bayside

1355 N Harbor Drive, San Diego
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
8 others viewing this property now

Just west of the downtown core, this San Diego hotel is across the street from the cruise ship terminal, Coronado ferry, and the Maritime Museum. The Gaslamp ...

$134

$134
The Dana on Mission Bay

The Dana on Mission Bay

1710 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago
38 others viewing this property now

Adjacent to San Diego's Mission Bay, this 13-acre hotel is within 2 miles of SeaWorld and Mission Beach, and 6 miles of the San Diego Zoo.

$79

$79
Pendry San Diego

Pendry San Diego

550 J Street, San Diego
Last booking: 8 hours ago
4 others viewing this property now

Located in Marina District, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Petco Park and San Diego Convention Center. Seaport Village and USS Midway Museum are ...

$208

$208

Balboa Park Hotel Guide

Balboa Park is a landmark that's familiar to people across the globe.

It is in San Diego County. If you're staying around the state capital, Sacramento, you'll need to travel 470 miles to get there.

Choose from as many as 82 hotels, all within a radius of 2 miles of Balboa Park. Try the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego, just 2 miles away, the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter, 2 miles away, or the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, 2 miles away.

If you would rather keep your accommodation costs minimal, look into staying at one of the many budget hotels in the vicinity. The Days Inn San Diego/Downtown/Convention Center, 0.9 miles away, or the Best Western Cabrillo Garden Inn, found 0.9 miles from here, will most likely be what you're looking for.

Travelers who want to take their vacation to the next level will discover a considerable range of first-rate hotels close by 1 mile away, the US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego boasts exquisite service and facilities. The Andaz San Diego, 1 mile away, also offers high levels of comfort and hospitality.

Take a breather and treat yourself to a strong coffee or something cool at Cafe Mingei (2402, 2498 Pan American Road East, San Diego). 0.1 miles from Balboa Park, it's a popular rest stop with both tourists and locals. When the sun starts setting, think about the day's tours with a nourishing meal at Panama 66 (1450 El Prado, San Diego).

Other Places to Visit near Balboa Park

There are a few other things to see and do in the vicinity of Balboa Park:

  • Whether you are a serious art enthusiast or just appreciate beautiful things, Mingei International Museum is a museum that is worth your time.
  • Check out SDAI Museum of the Living Artist and take in their notable collection of wonderful fine art.
  • House of Hospitality is where you can grab some maps, pamphlets, and a variety of other useful information.
  • If you're looking for more ways to keep entertained on your trip, find an event which matches your passions at Spreckels Organ Pavilion.
  • Devote some time to art appreciation at San Diego Museum of Art, a frequented museum in the area.