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Fairmont Grand Del Mar
5 out of 5
5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA
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The price is $532 per night from Feb 16 to Feb 17
4.8/5Exceptional! (551 reviews)

"All furniture and decorations are gorgeous like 1920’s. My wife and I like classical property so we felt very comfortable and calm. Greenery around the hotel is very nice. We could hear the birds chirping and the sound of breeze. Only one thing is need to change that is shampoo, conditioner and soap. ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

Fairmont Grand Del Mar
Pendry San Diego
5 out of 5
550 J Street, San Diego, CA
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The price is $188 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.7/5Exceptional! (995 reviews)

"Beautiful rooms very friendly staff... no coffee until 7 am thought 🙄😒🙃😤"…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020

Pendry San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
4 out of 5
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA
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The price is $127 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,804 reviews)

"Had a great time at this hotel! Despite covid and closing amenities such as pool etc, they ensured guests had a good experience by mitigating this factor and providing free harbor tours, restaurant credit, free parking, coffee, etc. The front desk staff were personable, kind, and always willing to ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2021

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
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Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
3 out of 5
2051 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA
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The price is $116 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,296 reviews)

"Great property and can not blame lack of amenities on hotel COVID restricts a lot"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
5 out of 5
326 Broadway, San Diego, CA
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The price is $199 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.4/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"Loved everything ❤ stayed here for son's wedding at sunset cliffs. So close to reception restaurant. Will be back very soon!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
Humphreys Half Moon Inn
3.5 out of 5
2303 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA
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The price is $134 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.4/5Excellent! (1,503 reviews)

"Such a beautiful property and so low key. The front desk staff James was so friendly and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
The Horton Grand Hotel
3.5 out of 5
311 Island Ave, San Diego, CA
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,826 reviews)

"It was nice just wish the walls were thicker u can hear everything"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

The Horton Grand Hotel
Westgate Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1055 Second Ave, San Diego, CA
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The price is $188 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.3/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"There was a beautiful view. The hotel was clean and ballet was very friendly. I would definitely recommend my friends and family to stay here"…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Westgate Hotel
Hyatt Regency La Jolla
4 out of 5
3777 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA
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The price is $110 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.3/5Excellent! (1,075 reviews)

"The staff took care of us from start to finish! Simple things like complimentary tooth paste when we forgot to pack it to comfy robes to help us relax and feel special. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Hyatt Regency La Jolla
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 $70 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.3/5Excellent! (2,293 reviews)

"Short stay! Good stay, but in that short stay really friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Kings Inn San Diego - Seaworld - Zoo
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
4.5 out of 5
1047 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
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The price is $127 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.2/5Excellent! (993 reviews)

"I've stayed at this property twice before and during the pandemic. Same experience through out, nothing out of the extraordinary or special. They have wine hour which is nice; however, the location in Portland is much better."…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
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 $98 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.2/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"Love this property hope to come back soon the staff was fabulous and the pool was a dream"…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows
The Sofia Hotel
3.5 out of 5
150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA
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The price is $125 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.2/5Very Good! (2,819 reviews)

"Overall the staff members were very nice & accommodating. We were given a covid friendly bag upon arrival & it included hand sanitizer, masks, wipes, etc. The room was nice and clean. Very Pleased."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

The Sofia Hotel
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
4 out of 5
1 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA
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The price is $132 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.1/5Very Good! (1,754 reviews)

"Beautiful resort ! Loved walking on the boardwalk !"…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Pleasant Inn
2.5 out of 5
5550 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA
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The price is $78 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.1/5Very Good! (1,214 reviews)

"We were able to park our motorcycles under a car port to keep them protected and more out of sight. Easy first floor access too."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Pleasant Inn
The Atwood
3 out of 5
1201 Hotel Circle South, Mission Valley, San Diego, CA
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4/5Very Good! (1,823 reviews)

"I recommend this hotel .. Its so clean spacious rooms. and plenty of parking. the best thing is that if you arrive before check in they allow you to settle in without problems."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2020

The Atwood
Ocean Villa Inn
2.5 out of 5
5142 West Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA
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The price is $109 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"The suite was so cute and cozy. We really like being so close to the beach and the ability to walk around. Love the shops and the vibe of the neighborhood. Definitely will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Ocean Villa Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego Hotel Circle
3 out of 5
543 Hotel Circle S, San Diego, CA
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The price is $76 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.9/5Very Good! (2,095 reviews)

"Room was clean and spacious. We liked having a good size small fridge, microwave and Keurig in our room. Also love when the vanity and sink is in a separate room from the shower and toilet so two people can get ready at the same time. This was helpful for us. Asked front desk for extra towels and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego Hotel Circle
Surfer Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA
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The price is $129 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.9/5Good! (997 reviews)

"We LOVED being right on the beach and we loved having the great restaurant nextdoor. We knew there'd be construction and no elevator but it was really hard on my husband so he couldn't go out much. That made the view even more valuable! Parking should be free. The kind people at the front desk gave ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

Surfer Beach Hotel
Best Western Seven Seas
3 out of 5
411 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA
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The price is $67 per night from Feb 14 to Feb 15
3.8/5Good! (3,560 reviews)

"Very nice hotel. Great for an overnight stay in San Diego."…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2020

Best Western Seven Seas
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Looking for a great accommodation for your luxury getaway to San Diego? Expedia can help you get a flight to San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) airport or San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) airport, and then you can select from a variety of places to stay that will deliver the luxury you seek. Amenities are important when you plan a trip, so we make it easy to find what you need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable. If you want an upscale hotel with a spa, an indoor pool, or luxury bedding, Expedia can assist you in finding the best luxury hotel experience that San Diego offers. Known for its beaches and art, San Diego also has some interesting things to see and do including Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.

When to Visit San Diego

Here's what you can expect the weather to be like while you are staying in San Diego:

  • 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
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.94 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.90 inches

Exploring San Diego

Enjoy all that San Diego has to offer when you visit Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, and SeaWorld. If you have some spare time during your trip, you might want to check out Petco Park and USS Midway Museum.

Some other things that make San Diego special are the:
  • Museums
  • Beaches
  • Theater
  • Art
  • Entertainment
  • Historical sites

Getting Around San Diego

Take advantage of local transportation options that make it easy to see San Diego. 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.

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Frequently asked questions

Are you searching for the perfect hotel for your luxury holiday in San Diego?
Arrange a flight into San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) Airport or San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) Airport, and then treat yourself to a stay at one of 164 luxurious hotels. Known for its beaches and art, San Diego also has some interesting things to see and do including San Diego Zoo and Hotel Circle, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.
What's the best luxury hotel in San Diego?
THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego is a 5-star hotel with a restaurant and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay. Westgate Hotel and Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego are other upscale choices for your stay.
How many luxury hotels can I expect to find in San Diego?
Lie in the lap of luxury during your getaway to San Diego in one of Expedia’s 164 luxury hotels.
When can I expect good weather in San Diego?
Planning for the weather is an important factor for making your trip to San Diego a success, especially when you’re splurging. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 58°F. Average annual precipitation for San Diego is 10 inches.
What's there to see and do in San Diego?
Experience all that San Diego has to offer when you visit Petco Park, Seaport Village, and USS Midway Museum. If you have extra time while you’re in the area, you might want to see Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal.
How can I get around San Diego?
It’s easier to get around town in style when you know your options. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Civic Center Station, 5th Avenue Station, and Convention Center Station. If you’d like to explore 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.