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El CajonUnited States of America

Trip time! Discover the cafés, golf, and sports in romantic El Cajon.

Explore the family-friendly area of El Cajon—sports teams, shopping, and popular sights like Sycuan Casino.

Top Hotels in El Cajon

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Sycuan Casino Resort
Sycuan Casino Resort
4 out of 5
5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA
The price is $109 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22

Situated near the airport, this spa hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Sycuan Casino and within 12 mi (20 km) of Parkway Plaza and Viejas Casino. Cowles Mountain ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (381 reviews)

"We really enjoyed the pool area and the bar service"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

Sycuan Casino Resort
Hampton Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego
Hampton Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego
2.5 out of 5
1025 N. Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA
The price is $112 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22

Situated in El Cajon, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Parkway Plaza and Boomers El Cajon. The Magnolia and Knox House Museum are also within 2 mi (3 ...

3.8/5Good! (14 reviews)

"We asked for a late checkout and the later check out was at 1, I was thinking 12. Glad I stayed!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego
Motel 6 El Cajon, CA - San Diego
Motel 6 El Cajon, CA - San Diego
2 out of 5
550 Montrose Court, I-8 at Magnolia Avenue Southbound, El Cajon, CA
The price is $66 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 24

Located in the heart of El Cajon, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Knox House Museum and Olaf Wieghorst Museum and Western Heritage Center. The Magnolia ...

3.3/5 (978 reviews)

"Very good customer service. Staff is very polite."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Motel 6 El Cajon, CA - San Diego

Popular places to visit in El Cajon

SeaWorld
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SeaWorld

4.5/5(2,421 reviews)

Animal interaction, entertaining rides and informative exhibits are all on offer at this family favorite destination. 

San Diego Zoo
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San Diego Zoo

4.5/5(3,565 reviews)

See nature up-close and personal at one of the country’s largest and most educational zoos.

Hotel Circle
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Hotel Circle

4/5(1,397 reviews)

The family will enjoy a trip to Hotel Circle, a favorite attraction in San Diego. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the charming cafés while you're in the area.

Top things to do in El Cajon

Top Gun Stunt Pilot Flying Lesson
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Top Gun Stunt Pilot Flying Lesson

$744
Per adult
City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of California
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of California

$10
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend
Operation Recon
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Operation Recon

$364
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend
Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of California
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Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of California

$20
Per adult
Adrenaline Rush
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Adrenaline Rush

$1,389
Per adult
San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise

$85
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Reviews of El Cajon

3.5

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
78
5 - Excellent 18.181818181818183%
4 - Good
138
4 - Good 32.16783216783217%
3 - Okay
144
3 - Okay 33.56643356643357%
2 - Disappointing
39
2 - Disappointing 9.090909090909092%
1 - Terrible
30
1 - Terrible 6.993006993006993%

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jun 2, 2020

The surrounding neighbor hood not very appealing but the casino grounds and mountain side views from the rooms re very nice.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 1, 2020

Just feel miss lead I was thinking that the restaurants would be open as well with the pools

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

May 18, 2020

El Cajon seemed to have a small town good vibe on its surface. However, there seems to be a dark, seedy underbelly that smacks of degeneracy, despair and overall darkness that appears to have saturated parts of the community.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 25, 2020

The city itself is reasonably nice. The area we visit is central to the city and there are a lot of options for activities nearby. The only issue I have is the traffic and the many freeway switches required to travel the area.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Feb 22, 2020

Place is nice enough but we stayed on our way in to fly out and when we returned a week later. Both times we were awakened early by other guests possibly going to jobs. Don’t seem to care about how load they are.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jan 22, 2020

Was only there for business.

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