COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

San Diego Downtown Lodge

Photo gallery for San Diego Downtown Lodge

Featured Image
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

Overview of San Diego Downtown Lodge

San Diego Downtown Lodge

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
1345 10th Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBalboa Park6 min walk
  • Popular LocationPetco Park16 min walk
  • Popular LocationSan Diego Air and Space Museum2 min drive
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)9 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

About this area

San Diego

Located in San Diego, San Diego Downtown Lodge is in the city center and by the ocean. Copley Symphony Hall and USS Midway Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Petco Park. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and snorkeling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • San Diego City College - 5 min walk
  • Copley Symphony Hall - 5 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 6 min walk
  • Petco Park - 16 min walk
  • San Diego Air and Space Museum - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 20 min walk
  • 5th Avenue Station - 9 min walk
  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 9 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sol e Luna Cafe — 4 min walk
  • Sol e Luna Cafe — 4 min walk
  • The Taco Stand — 6 min walk
  • Donut Bar — 6 min walk
  • Hodad's — 8 min walk

About this property

San Diego Downtown Lodge

San Diego motel in Downtown San Diego, walk to Balboa Park
Coffee/tea in a common area, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk are available at this smoke-free motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and tour/ticket assistance. All 32 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and LCD TVs with cable channels. Free long-distance calls, free local calls, and hair dryers are among the other amenities that guests will find. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
San Diego Downtown Lodge offers 32 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered once per stay. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global), SafeStay (AHLA - USA), and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Renovated entire property - April 2017
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

Similar properties

See similar properties

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 27.62 per pet, per night
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 200 per accommodation, per stay
  • Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 27.62 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

Property is also known as

San Diego Downtown Lodge
San Diego Downtown Lodge Motel
San Diego Downtown Lodge Motel
San Diego Downtown Lodge San Diego
San Diego Downtown Lodge Motel San Diego

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.0
Rating 5 - Excellent. 159 out of 980 reviews
5 - Excellent 16%
Rating 4 - Good. 225 out of 980 reviews
4 - Good 23%
Rating 3 - Okay. 224 out of 980 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 171 out of 980 reviews
2 - Poor 17%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 201 out of 980 reviews
1 - Terrible 21%

3.2/5

Cleanliness

3.5/5

Staff & service

2.8/5

Amenities

2.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Cute lil spot to stay overnight in the middle of downtown San Diego
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
They had available and the view was awesome considering I don’t live around any tall buildings.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Not the highest quality hotel but it did the job. Reminded me of a college dorm room.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hotel rooms look completely different than the pictures, there was mold in the bathroom, the towels were stained, the mirrors had weird burn marks, and the walls were very dirty.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021