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Pleasant Inn
Pleasant Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 5550 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (1396 reviews)
$79/ night for 2 guests

It's O.K to stay in short term.Close to many of business .

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019
E-Z 8 Motel Old Town
E-Z 8 Motel Old Town
2.5 out of 5.0 4747 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
3.0/5 (1325 reviews)
$55/ night for 2 guests

It was very clean and it was set up very well as far as the format

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo
Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo
2.5 out of 5.0 1333 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (5801 reviews)
$89/ night for 2 guests

The room was clean and the price reasonable. The hotel is next to the road so at night I was awoken by traffic a couple of times but on the second night I slept without being awoken. There’s a waffles place in the hotel but get there early. I loved the location because it’s with in ten minutes of ...

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
Days Inn by Wyndham Mission Valley Qualcomm Stadium/ SDSU
Days Inn by Wyndham Mission Valley Qualcomm Stadium/ SDSU
2.0 out of 5.0 5343 Adobe Falls Rd, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
3.1/5 (2093 reviews)
$55/ night for 2 guests

There were some ac's leaking and the quality of the breakfast was not that great. The pastries were stale, not plastic knives to spread butter or cut my waffles, no orange juice. Fruit would be a great addition to the breakfast.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019
Super 8 by Wyndham San Diego Hotel Circle
Super 8 by Wyndham San Diego Hotel Circle
2.0 out of 5.0 445 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
3.4/5 (3031 reviews)
$54/ night for 2 guests

The staff was very courteous and friendly. Overall the stay was nice. I would definitely return there if I was to ever visit San Diego again.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019
Good Nite Inn San Diego near SeaWorld
Good Nite Inn San Diego near SeaWorld
2.0 out of 5.0 3880 Greenwood St, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (730 reviews)
$56/ night for 2 guests

We had a great stay. The room was clean, spacious and felt safe. The bed was good and I liked the tv we had. They have a safe box in the room which I thought was very useful and cool to have. I have no complaints. The bedding was clean, I checked for stains and bed bugs and I didn’t find any. I also ...

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
Best Western Seven Seas
Best Western Seven Seas
3.0 out of 5.0 411 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (10694 reviews)
$81/ night for 2 guests

The room was extremely clean and provided the basic necessities needed like coffee maker and mini fridge. These are special amenities, but when you consider the price they charge it's surprising they provide them with such a low price for the rooms. The staff, from housekeeping two room service to ...

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
Bay Inn and Suites at Seaworld
Bay Inn and Suites at Seaworld
2.0 out of 5.0 3325 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
2.7/5 (1835 reviews)
$62/ night for 2 guests

It was as expected , basic but clean. The bed was comfortable. Check in was quick and easy.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5.0 719 Ash St, San Diego, CA
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (518 reviews)
$67/ night for 2 guests

It was a great location and not very expensive! The front desk was very helpful and nice, and the AC blew cold! Overall a great stay.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
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Cheap Hotels in San Diego


San Diego has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo, this destination is home to Old Town San Diego State Park and Ocean Beach Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.


If you're looking for places to stay in San Diego that won't break the bank, you can take your pick of the area's 199 budget accommodations. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its central location and proximity to shops.

Good Nite Inn San Diego near SeaWorld - Customers like this 2-star motel for its proximity to the airport and overall value. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.

Urban Boutique Hotel - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the proximity to public transportation and comfortable rooms.

Wyndham Garden San Diego Near SeaWorld - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and comfortable rooms.

Pleasant Inn - Customers like this 2.5-star motel for its overall value and proximity to the airport. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.


Planning Your Trip to San Diego


Still deciding on travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.


  • Hottest months: August, September, July, and October, with an average temperature of 76°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 49°F
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.90 inches
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.94 inches

Sightseeing In and Around San Diego


San Diego attracts visitors with its popular zoo and top museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Point Loma Lighthouse and San Diego Coronado Bridge, or get outdoors at Old Town San Diego State Park.


Travelers also like San Diego for its:
  • Beaches
  • Theater
  • Art
  • Entertainment

Getting Around San Diego


The most convenient airport is in San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), situated 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away. Walk to nearby metro stations like Civic Center Station, 5th Avenue Station, and Convention Center Station. If you want to journey outside 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. You can explore your water travel options at the local port.