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Boutique Hotels in San Diego

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Top San Diego County Boutique Hotels

Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
5921 Valencia Circle, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
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4.8/5Exceptional! (122 reviews)

"Loved everything about our stay. The staff is outstanding - they go above and beyond to accommodate their guests and they are beyond friendly and engaged. The spa was outstanding. Treatments and fitness classes were thoroughly enjoyable. The food was delicious. Our accommodations were lovely."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa
Pantai Inn
3.5 out of 5
1003 Coast Blvd, La Jolla, CA
The price is $325 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (507 reviews)

"Wonderful location. Outstanding staff. Facilities excellent"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Pantai Inn
Pacific Terrace Hotel
4 out of 5
610 Diamond St, San Diego, CA
The price is $237 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,309 reviews)

"Tremendous views. Spacious room with palatial bathroom and lovely toiletries."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Pacific Terrace Hotel
Tower23 Hotel
4 out of 5
723 Felspar St, San Diego, CA
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The price is $348 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (954 reviews)

"Right on the beach. Clean. Friendly staff. Underground parking. Steps to the beach and restaurants/shopping"…"

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Tower23 Hotel
Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove
3.5 out of 5
555 Coast Blvd South, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $149 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (635 reviews)

"Location, location, location.........Nothing more needed to stay."…"

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove
Hotel Indigo Gaslamp Quarter
4 out of 5
509 9th Ave, San Diego, CA
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4.5/5Wonderful! (2,286 reviews)

"Modern decor, great location, pet friendly, clean, excellent service. Only thing missing was a mini fridge."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Hotel Indigo Gaslamp Quarter
The Inn At Rancho Santa Fe, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
4 out of 5
5951 Linea Del Cielo, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
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The price is $189 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (526 reviews)

"rooms are. little dated Morning coffee station unilaterally removed for Corona savings reasons .. and $4.50 charged for a take away coffee instead.. ridiculous!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

The Inn At Rancho Santa Fe, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
421 W B St, San Diego, CA
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The price is $119 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (947 reviews)

"I found the staff exceptionally friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
La Valencia Hotel
4 out of 5
1132 Prospect St, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $219 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,621 reviews)

"We loved the old charm and the view of the ocean from the balcony. Not a fan valet, but the valets were very helpful and cordial. Additionally, given the location, valet is the logical solution."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

La Valencia Hotel
Westgate Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1055 Second Ave, San Diego, CA
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The price is $169 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (2,194 reviews)

"Loved everything about this hotel. My room was clean and spacious, the bed and sheets were amazingly comfortable, and the service was impeccable. The best hotel gym I’ve had the pleasure of working out in, and the pool was heated so we were able to relax in it. Will be staying here every visit to ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Westgate Hotel
L'Auberge Del Mar
5 out of 5
1540 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
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The price is $309 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (641 reviews)

"Very nice hotel; close to very attractive beach; close to numerous restaurants, sandwich shops, etc.; staff is friendly and courteous"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

L'Auberge Del Mar
The Bristol Hotel San Diego
3.5 out of 5
1055 1st Ave, San Diego, CA
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The price is $116 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,244 reviews)

"Confort only thing I didn't like they didn't have hot water"…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

The Bristol Hotel San Diego
The Sofia Hotel
3.5 out of 5
150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA
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The price is $131 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (10,277 reviews)

"It was wonderful and the room was nice and classic."…"

Reviewed on May 21, 2020

The Sofia Hotel
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
4.5 out of 5
1047 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
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The price is $142 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,795 reviews)

"Great hotel. Would definitely stay here again. I'm excited to visit after the lockdown outs lifted and all the amenities are open again"…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
The Pearl Hotel
3 out of 5
1410 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA
The price is $168 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (936 reviews)

"great stay. looking forward to going back and enjoying dinner next time. Wish they had a full mirror in the room"…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2019

The Pearl Hotel
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
3 out of 5
692 H Street, Chula Vista, CA
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The price is $81 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,056 reviews)

"This is be of those unique gems that you find once in as while! In my long stay there, I was treated like family. Breakfast was brought to my room every morning, staff never missed a chance to start up a conversation. The room was fantastically decorated and laid out in a modern theme. I WILL be ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2020

Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
Urban Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
1654 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA
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The price is $72 per night
4/5Very Good! (4,207 reviews)

"Great location . Nice service and staff. Very helpful and went out of their way to make our stay pleasant."…"

Reviewed on May 9, 2020

Urban Boutique Hotel
Keating Hotel
4 out of 5
432 F St, San Diego, CA
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3.9/5Very Good! (972 reviews)

"Great location and super nice staff. The rooms are comfortable— especially the beds — and it has a mince vibe. I would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Keating Hotel
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Reserve a San Diego County Boutique Accommodation that is Uniquely You

No matter where you might travel, you always carry your one-of-a-kind self with you, and Expedia offers bookings at the coolest and most unique boutique accommodations in the trendiest parts of town. This city is no stranger to hosting travelers, as it is one of the most-visited destinations in the last two years. But you'll need more than just a standard hotel to make your trip one to remember.

Petite Accommodations with Tons of Character

You'll love coming back from a fun-filled day of touring in San Diego County and resting in a space that boasts unusual architectural designs and striking murals. Moreover, these distinctive accommodations bring a bit of the essence and ambiance of San Diego County into your room, making your stay that much more intimate. The majority of boutique hotels have traits such as:

  • A highly personalized service where the staff will know who you are before you check in.
  • A more exclusive stay, as boutique hotels by and large have less than 100 rooms. These smaller accommodations are preferable when you need a break from the bustle and have a little quiet time.
  • A premier address in the entertaining part of the city. You'll be a short walk away from the city's hottest sites.
  • An idiosyncratic character that you can't get in bigger hotels, from individually designed rooms to cozy meeting areas, and thoughtful touches that make them feel homey.

Bask in All San Diego County Offers!

San Diego County has tons of hotels to pick from, but you wish for more than a commonplace accommodation. San Diego County has accommodations to please most anyone that that will create a stay extraordinary.

Stay in Style While in San Diego County

Having tons of accommodations to choose from, it can be tricky to pick the right one. Expedia helps narrow down the choices with plenty of ratings, information, and reviews, so you can choose the best San Diego County boutique hotel that puts the final touch on your holiday. Whether you want to finish your day in a fun and funky place or a luxury one that pampers you, your ideal boutique hotel is only a couple clicks away.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for a unique accommodation for your visit to San Diego County?
A boutique hotel may be exactly what you’re looking for if you like small hotels with quality service and great atmosphere. Select from 74 boutique-style accommodations in San Diego County to find a property that characterizes the uniqueness of this destination.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in San Diego County?
La Valencia Hotel is a favorite 4-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 2 restaurants and 2 bars. The Bristol Hotel San Diego and Keating Hotel are two other options for a boutique stay.
What's there to see and do in San Diego County?
Visitors speak positively about this destination’s breathtaking beach views, major shopping centers, and art galleries. Favorite activities and sights around San Diego County include Petco Park, Seaport Village, and USS Midway Museum. You might also want to see noteworthy spots like Port of San Diego, B Street Cruise Ship Terminal, and Balboa Park during your trip.
What's the weather like in San Diego County?
The hottest months are usually September and August with an average temp of 76°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 49°F. Average annual rainfall for San Diego County is 9.18 inches.
How should I get around San Diego County?
The closest major airport is San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), which is located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away, but San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) may also be an option. You can take advantage of metro transit at Civic Center Station, 5th Avenue Station, and Convention Center Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot, San Diego-Old Town Transit Center, or San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station.

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