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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown
3.5 out of 5
530 Broadway, San Diego, CA, 92101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $142 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$142
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,065 reviews)
"went down here for a concert at the house of blues and it was so nice to be able to walk out of our hotel and about 100 feet down the block and be there without having to worry about transportation or a long walk back to our car at the end of the night"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown
Urban Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
1654 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA, 92101
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The price is $119 per night from Jan 2 to Jan 3
$119
per night
Jan 2 - Jan 3
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,448 reviews)
"Urban Boutique Hotel is in Little Italy and on the edge of a buzzing restaurant area. Rooms are compact and well fitted, with all you would need for a stay, both short term or longer. The staff are friendly and welcoming and full of advice for the budding explorer of San Diego. A short walk to the ..."

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Urban Boutique Hotel
The Sofia Hotel
3.5 out of 5
150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA, 92101
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The price is $230 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$230
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
4/5 Very Good! (1,747 reviews)
"We loved the location and character. Rooms are nicely updated. The staff (especially at the desk were helpful and very friendly. 1 of 2 elevators was out of order so we ended up walking up and down 7 stories a number of times which was inconvenient but would have been terrible if we had mobility ..."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

The Sofia Hotel

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Wyndham San Diego Bayside
4 out of 5
1355 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $152 per night from Dec 19 to Dec 20
$152
per night
Dec 19 - Dec 20
4/5 Very Good! (5,717 reviews)
"The rooms were nice property was clean"

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2022

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Comfort Inn Gaslamp Convention Center
2.5 out of 5
660 G St, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is $97 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
$97
per night
Dec 20 - Dec 21
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,001 reviews)
"Everything was clean and staff friendly"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2022

Comfort Inn Gaslamp Convention Center
Motel 6 San Diego, CA - Downtown
2 out of 5
1546 2nd Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $75 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$75
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
3.5/5 Good! (1,001 reviews)
"Excellent location close to downtown activities. Very clean. Spartan but well maintained. Friendly staff. Excellent A/C and heat in room. Very comfy bed. Lovely central courtyard with plants (no seating, though). Excellent precautions for safety, such as bright exterior lighting and uniformed security ..."

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2022

Motel 6 San Diego, CA - Downtown
Harborview Inn & Suites San Diego Harbor
2 out of 5
550 West Grape St, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is $67 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$67
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
3.5/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Everything was good"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2022

Harborview Inn & Suites San Diego Harbor
Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5
719 Ash St, San Diego, CA, 92101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$79
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5
3.4/5 (1,000 reviews)
"The front desk personnel were very helpful. The heater in the room would never warm up to heat the room."

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2022

Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
The Pacific
2 out of 5
1655 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA, 92101
3/5 (393 reviews)
Budget and convenient
"-Good location in little italy -provided parking -good price -could be cleaner, found hair on towels -overall: for the price and location, it gets the job done"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

The Pacific
Marina Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
Pacific Highway, 1943, San Diego, CA, 92101
2.9/5 (1,000 reviews)
"Hotel was closing so our reservation was transferred to their sister hotel so we really can’t review"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2018

Marina Inn and Suites
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Motel 6 San Diego, CA - Airport - Harbor

Motel 6 San Diego, CA - Airport - Harbor

2353 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA, 92101
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Downtown San Diego Cheap Hotels information

 

Cheap Hotels in Downtown San Diego

54

Highest price $230
Cheapest price $65
Number of guest reviews 15372
Total number of hotels in Downtown San Diego 797

 

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Frequently asked questions

What is Downtown San Diego like for travelers on a budget?

Downtown San Diego offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like B Street Cruise Ship Terminal and USS Midway Museum, this destination is home to Balboa Park and Waterfront Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Downtown San Diego?

Based on our traveler reviews, HI San Diego Downtown is a top choice for a less expensive stay. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Sonder The Baker and Lucky D's Hostel.

How many cheap hotels will I find in Downtown San Diego?

Expedia has 8 hotels in Downtown San Diego that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.

What is there to see and do in Downtown San Diego?

Downtown San Diego attracts visitors with its popular zoo and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as San Diego Zoo and Mission Bay, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Star of India, or enjoy the outdoors at Balboa Park and Waterfront Park.

How can I get to Downtown San Diego and get around on a budget?

Checking out these ways to get around Downtown San Diego is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The nearest airport is San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), 2 mi (3.2 km) away. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) away: Tijuana Intl. Airport (TIJ). You can walk to nearby metro stations including America Plaza Trolley Station, County Center - Little Italy Station, and Civic Center Station. You can learn about water transportation options at the local port.

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