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Where Should We Stay in El Cajon?
The budget-friendly destination of El Cajon is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The sporting events, golfing, and cafés are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Arrange a flight into San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), which is the closest airport, or San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center. El Cajon offers 11 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you should stay.
Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:
Northgate Motel - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and breakfast options at this 2-star motel.
Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA - Features a kids' club, free parking, and free breakfast. The overall comfort and quiet location make this 2-star motel popular with guests.
Relax Inn And Suites - Offers an outdoor pool, free parking, and laundry facilities. Guests like the clean rooms and helpful staff at this 2-star motel.
Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon - Features 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and free parking. The comfy beds and central location make this 3-star resort popular with guests.
When Should We Visit El Cajon?
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to El Cajon.
- Hottest months: August, September, July, and June, with an average temperature of 88°F
- Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 42°F
- Driest months: October, April, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.14 inches
- Rainiest months: February, March, January, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches
What Should We See and Do in El Cajon?
While you are vacationing in El Cajon, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Boomers El Cajon and Olaf Wieghorst Museum and Western Heritage Center. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and SeaWorld.El Cajon is also well-known for its:
Getting Around El Cajon
Walk to nearby metro stations like Arnele Avenue Station, El Cajon Transit Center Station, and Gillespie Field Station. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.