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Best San Diego County Family Hotels

Staybridge Suites Carlsbad
3 out of 5
2735 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA
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The price is $113 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (761 reviews)

"My 2 kids and I had a blast at the pool and basketball court. There was also lawn games available that was fun. During these odd times the staff went beyond in making our stay the best that was possible."…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Staybridge Suites Carlsbad
Homewood Suites by Hilton Carlsbad-North San Diego County
3 out of 5
2223 Palomar Airport Rd, Carlsbad, CA
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The price is $139 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,792 reviews)

"Staff was friendly, rooms were spacious and breakfast was great!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Carlsbad-North San Diego County
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
4 out of 5
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA
The price is $189 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (10,196 reviews)

"We were here as San Diego was shutting down due to the pandemic and the few staff members working were very kind and friendly. We upgraded to a suite at a discounted rate, which was a big relief as we were in our room much of the time. This hotel is very nice and has a nice pool and workout ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel
3 out of 5
800 Bay Marina Dr, National City, CA
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The price is $117 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (5,248 reviews)

"The hotelis very nice and clean! Checkin in and out was cery easy. Nice front dest crew."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel
Humphreys Half Moon Inn
3.5 out of 5
2303 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA
The price is $149 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (5,130 reviews)

"They were extremely nice. They upgraded our room to a suite and gave excellent service through this challenging time. We appreciated their kindness even though we are all worried about this pandemic. We will definitely be coming back as soon as it’s safe to do so. Thank you!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
Paradise Point Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
1404 Vacation Rd, San Diego, CA
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The price is $209 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,469 reviews)

"There a lot of activities to do the place is nice and pet friendly"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Paradise Point Resort & Spa
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown
4 out of 5
601 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA
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The price is $179 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (4,537 reviews)

"Bare bones staff due to the situation. Minimal towels in the room that you are told to use for up to 5 days. When I asked for new ones, they took the used ones and did not leave any clean ones. Should stock the rooms better."…"

Reviewed on May 10, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown
Catamaran Resort and Spa
4 out of 5
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA
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The price is $169 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (3,443 reviews)

"It was all great. Service and the view can’t be beat!"…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Catamaran Resort and Spa
Carlsbad Suites
3.5 out of 5
5010 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA
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The price is $83 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,945 reviews)

"A block from the ocean. Due to the excellent building structure, it is quiet. the rooms are clean and pleasant."…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Carlsbad Suites
The Dana on Mission Bay
3.5 out of 5
1710 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA
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The price is $143 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (9,300 reviews)

"It’s was a beautiful place to relax with my kids I will go back again"…"

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

The Dana on Mission Bay
Welk Resorts San Diego
3.5 out of 5
8860 Lawrence Welk Dr, Escondido, CA
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The price is $114 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,013 reviews)

"Check in was easy and pools were open, some by reservation. The 1 bedroom Villa was a very good size with fully kitchen with nice dishes and cookware. I would return to this resort property."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Welk Resorts San Diego
Grand Pacific Palisades
3.5 out of 5
5805 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA
The price is $206 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,143 reviews)

"Great property for family, but workmanship on recent renovations was pretty shoddy; i.e. missing grout on shower tiles, paint on bathroom door so thick that door doesn’t slide easily, and door jams uneven allowing outside light to enter rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Grand Pacific Palisades
Bahia Resort Hotel
3.5 out of 5
998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA
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The price is $159 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (6,544 reviews)

"The rescued seal area was a nice surprise. Whole place was nice. Only thing I didn’t like was leaving!"…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Bahia Resort Hotel
Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo
2.5 out of 5
1333 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA
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The price is $79 per night
4/5Very Good! (6,506 reviews)

"For the price this hotel was awesome. The kids loved the pool area, rooms were decent, not the crown plaza but they served the purpose. Had a nice little area next to pool for adults to lounge after hours. Staff was friendly and accommodating. If your looking for good price, location, good service ..."…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2020

Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
4 out of 5
1441 Quivira Rd, San Diego, CA
The price is $199 per night
4/5Very Good! (359 reviews)

"Clean and comfortable. Slides weren't as good as pictured on the website. The restaurant had poor seating for our family of 5 visiting."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows
3.5 out of 5
2223 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA
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The price is $101 per night
4/5Very Good! (3,835 reviews)

"The staff were fantastic! From check-in through check-out, everyone we encountered was welcoming and helpful. They remembered our names and expressed their appreciation for our stay. The pool was also fantastic, certainly one of the highlights!"…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows
Carlsbad By The Sea Hotel
3 out of 5
850 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA
The price is $149 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (4,162 reviews)

"It was great amidst the scare with the corona virus."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Carlsbad By The Sea Hotel
Comfort Inn & Suites San Diego - Zoo SeaWorld Area
2.5 out of 5
2485 Hotel Circle Place, San Diego, CA
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The price is $88 per night
3.7/5Good! (2,320 reviews)

"There breakfast and customer service is great!!! Didn't like i had to pay for parking fee ... :)"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites San Diego - Zoo SeaWorld Area
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You're about to set off on the coolest family trip, so gather the kids, and start packing. With your clan in tow, you'll witness one of the best rated vacation spots around: San Diego County. It's here where you'll come across so many things to do and places to see that your family will never get bored. Whether you're making friends with other vacationing families or getting travel advice from the locals, you'll leave town with a smile on your face.

Pinpoint the Best Family Hotel in San Diego County

When it's time to find the best family hotels in San Diego County, we've got you covered. Here at Expedia.com, we have a very high number of hotels to sort through, which means you and your kids will find a memorable place that will please everyone. No matter what kind of family vacation you're in search of, you'll find the ideal spot to temporarily call home.

Make no mistake. San Diego County is earning a reputation as a family vacation spot. In fact, this spot saw thousands of vacationers last year, and you can read all the useful tips they left in our review section. You'd be surprised at just how many people would tell others about their hotel! Once you arrive at your accommodation, you'll see why these places received such good ratings. The rooms are clean and tidy, while the property grounds are especially inviting. From nice rooms to even nicer hotel staff, you and your family are sure to be spoiled.

It's always a fun time in San Diego County, and your family won't want to leave. Forget day dreaming about your trip. This is the ultimate time to book. Make reservations for your San Diego County family hotel right this instant, and start preparing all of your adventures!

Frequently asked questions

What's San Diego County like for family-friendly vacations?
The historic destination of San Diego County is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a vacation with the kids. The beaches, entertainment, and museums are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Arrange a flight into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), which is the closest airport, or San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the center of San Diego County.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to San Diego County?
Paradise Point Resort & Spa is a top 4-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 5 outdoor pools and 3 restaurants. Other good options for your kid-friendly vacation include Humphreys Half Moon Inn and Catamaran Resort and Spa.
What's there to see and do with your family in San Diego County?
Petco Park, Seaport Village, and USS Midway Museum are interesting attractions you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in San Diego County. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like San Diego Zoo, Hotel Circle, and SeaWorld.

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