Get an overview of this hotelDowntown San Diego hotel close to symphony hall

Near opera

This downtown San Diego hotel is two blocks from Copley Symphony Hall and within one-half mile of the San Diego Opera and Westfield Horton Plaza.

Buffet breakfast

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown offers an outdoor pool, a 24-hour business center, and a restaurant. Buffet breakfast is complimentary.

Wireless Internet

Guestrooms at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown offer refrigerators, pillowtop mattresses, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Buffet breakfast is complimentary at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, which also offers complimentary wireless Internet access. The business center is open 24 hours a day. This San Diego hotel includes an outdoor pool as well as a restaurant and bar. Self parking is available for a fee. This smoke-free property includes laundry facilities.

  • Airport transportation 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free reception 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 136 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
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Where to Eat

Indigo Cafe - Offering casual dining.

Lobby Lounge - Featuring a plasma TV and views of downtown San Diego.

Limited hours of room service are available.

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Nearby Things to Do

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown has an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 16.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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