The Sofia Hotel

3.5 star property
Historic San Diego hotel in Downtown San Diego, near San Diego Convention Center
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The Sofia Hotel

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Front of property
Suite, Multiple Beds, Accessible | Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Lobby sitting area
Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible | Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of The Sofia Hotel

8.0 out of 10 Very Good
8.0/10 Very Good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA, 92101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSan Diego Convention Center11 min walk
  • Popular LocationB Street Cruise Ship Terminal12 min walk
  • Popular LocationPetco Park16 min walk
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)10 min drive

Room options

Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Suite, Multiple Beds, Accessible

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Room, 1 King Bed

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Room, 2 Double Beds, View

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Room, 1 Queen Bed

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed Accessible

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed, View, Corner

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed, View

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

San Diego

The Sofia Hotel is located in Downtown San Diego, a neighborhood in San Diego, and is near the airport and near a metro station. San Diego Zoo is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Balboa Park and Old Town San Diego State Park. San Diego Convention Center and USS Midway Museum are two other places to visit that come recommended.

What's nearby

  • San Diego Convention Center - 11 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 12 min walk
  • B Street Cruise Ship Terminal - 12 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 13 min walk
  • Petco Park - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Courthouse Station - 3 min walk
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 6 min walk
  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 10 min drive


  • Ironside Fish & Oyster - 15 min walk
  • Half Door Brewing Co. - 16 min walk
  • Pappalecco - 11 min walk
  • Eddie V's Prime Seafood - 14 min walk
  • Salt & Straw - 14 min walk

About this property

The Sofia Hotel

3.5-star historic hotel near San Diego Convention Center
Located close to USS Midway Museum and San Diego Zoo, The Sofia Hotel provides a coffee shop/cafe, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a fireplace in the lobby. Indulge in a Swedish massage, a facial, and a body treatment at the onsite spa. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Starbucks, the onsite coffee shop. In addition to a 24-hour gym and a business center, guests can connect to free in-room wired Internet.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free bicycle rentals, valet parking (surcharge), and express check-out
  • Concierge services, a living plant wall, and a vending machine
  • An elevator, a porter/bellhop, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the overall value
Room features
All 211 individually furnished rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-compatible safes, as well as perks like laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and showers
  • 42-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, LED light bulbs, and refrigerators

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.


English, French, Spanish, Swedish

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 COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

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

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free wired internet

Parking and transportation

  • Uncovered self parking on site (USD 40 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 50 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • A coffee shop/cafe
  • A restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • Starbucks
  • Tender Greens

Things to do

  • 24-hour gym
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Full-service spa
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • In-room microwave
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities


  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Guidebooks
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour and ticket assistance

Business services

  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Business center

Full-service spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Facials
  • Hot stone massages
  • Prenatal massages
  • Sports massages
  • Swedish massages
  • Thai massages
  • Treatment room


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Assistive listening devices
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible gym
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchairs on site


  • At least 80% lighting from LEDs
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Living plant wall
  • Local culture and ecosystem education
  • Locally-owned and organized tours and activities
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium bedding


  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV with premium satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited room service
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Desk
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Free local calls
  • Individual decor
  • Individual furnishings
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop workspace
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • LED lighting
  • Water-efficient showers
  • Water-efficient toilets

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