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Gaslamp Plaza Suites
Gaslamp Plaza Suites

520 E St, San Diego 92101

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (2,093 reviews)

Built in 1913, this 10-story boutique hotel is located in the center of San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, amid numerous restaurant …

$119
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

830 6th Ave, San Diego 92101

3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (3,051 reviews)

This 10-story Ramada hotel resides within the historic Gaslamp Quarter, just 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 7 blocks from the …

$84
Harborview Inn & Suites San Diego Harbor
Harborview Inn & Suites San Diego Harbor

550 West Grape St, San Diego 92101

2.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (1,972 reviews)

Harborview Inn & Suites San Diego Harbor is 2 blocks from the city's Little Italy neighborhood. San Diego Zoo is a 7-minute …

$79
Pendry San Diego
Pendry San Diego

550 J Street, San Diego 92101

5.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (14 reviews)

Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Petco Park and San Diego Convention Center. Seapor …

$230
Urban Boutique Hotel
Urban Boutique Hotel

1654 Columbia Street, San Diego 92101

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,324 reviews)

Located in Little Italy, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Firehouse Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. USS …

$89
Tripbz San Diego
Tripbz San Diego

665 15th St, San Diego 92101

Located in Downtown San Diego, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of San Diego City College and Petco Park. San Diego …

$199
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina

1380 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego 92101

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (6,499 reviews)

Situated on San Diego Bay with its own marina, the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina is 1 mile (1.6 km) away from San Diego …

$179
Hotel del Coronado
Hotel del Coronado

1500 Orange Ave, Coronado 92118

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,518 reviews)

One of the largest and oldest resorts on the Pacific Coast, Hotel del Coronado occupies 28 acres of oceanfront property at …

$309
Ramada San Diego Airport
Ramada San Diego Airport

1403 Rosecrans St, San Diego 92106

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (1,113 reviews)

This San Diego hotel is two miles from San Diego International Airport and within 1.5 miles of Shoreline Park and Point Loma. …

$71
Pleasant Inn
Pleasant Inn

5550 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego 92117

2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (151 reviews)

Located in North Clairemont, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Fashion Valley Mall, La Jolla Cove, and University of San …

$68

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Discover Where to Stay in San Diego, CA

America’s Finest City is full of pleasant neighborhoods that feature great hotel options for the whole family. You can stay at a fun resort with an outdoor pool or sleep in comfort at one of the very simple and affordable motels in San Diego. If you’re planning the trip of a lifetime, why not dabble in extravagance during your fun West Coast adventure? There are many luxury hotels in San Diego that feature spas, manicured balconies, amazing daily breakfast options and great bars and lounges.

If you’re planning to stay out late while you’re in the city, hotels in the Gaslamp Quarter will place you next to the best selection of bars and nightclubs. You can wake up to amazing views of waves crashing against the beach if you choose a hotel overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Many couples searching for romantic places to stay choose hotels and resorts near the boardwalk at Mission Beach or the bluffs of La Jolla. Downtown is a great place to stay if you’re in town for business and looking for modern hotels that offer the technology and accommodations you need to get a good night's rest and get a little work done from the comfort of your room. Mission Valley houses many cheap San Diego hotels if you’re saving your cash for sightseeing.

Choosing When to Visit San Diego

The only thing more amazing than the beaches of San Diego is its weather. This city enjoys some seriously perfect weather all year long. People often credit San Diego with having a Mediterranean climate. You’ll enjoy planning your trip around the city’s warm, dry summers and wonderfully mild winters. In fact, shorts and sandals are acceptable throughout the year here. What else would you expect from a place where the temperature reaches 70 degrees Fahrenheit more than 200 days out of the year? If you’re coming during January or February, packing a light jacket to stay comfortable when temperatures dip to 50 degrees Fahrenheit is advisable. You can expect it to reach 88 degrees Fahrenheit during summer’s peak.

The Secrets of Getting Around San Diego

While mild temperatures may motivate you to tour the city by foot, San Diego has a sprawling landscape that isn’t always easily explored by pedestrians. Grabbing a car rental in San Diego is the best way to guarantee that you’ll have the freedom to visit attractions at your own pace. Of course, you can always park your car and walk around or rent a bicycle once you get in the vicinity of the attractions you want to explore. The Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) provides both a trolley system and a bus route for the public to use. You can ride the rail system to get around downtown and travel near the border with Mexico. The city’s buses go as far as Hillcrest, Coronado and La Jolla.

Discover Amazing Things to See and Do in San Diego

Whether you like sunshine, family-friendly amusements, arts and culture, or fun party scenes, you’ll find plenty of things to do in San Diego. It’s important to narrow down some of the attractions you want to visit before you book your hotel. If you’re coming to town to surf, swim or sunbathe, you have plenty of San Diego hotels by the beach to choose from. You’ll think you’ve reached heaven when you wake up each morning just a stone’s throw away from La Jolla Cove, Windansea Beach, Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, Black's Beach or Ocean Beach.

Many families find it important to stay close to top destinations such as San Diego Zoo, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, Belmont Park and SeaWorld San Diego. Downtown’s hotels are perfect if you’re planning to catch a game at Petco Park and explore Balboa Park before enjoying a sophisticated dinner at an amazing restaurant or wine bar. Nights in San Diego are filled with the sounds of waves roaring beneath the dark sky and music and laughter pouring into the streets from great cocktail lounges and comedy clubs. You can choose between downtown bars that welcome people dressed in business attire and casual clubs by the beach.

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