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Hostal San Benito - Zona Rosa
1.5 out of 5
Calle La Mascota Pasaje 2, #118, Colonia San Benito, San Salvador, SS
The price is $11 per night
3.06 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)

"Everything is amazing about this place... price, location, crew (super friendly), facilities, etc... the only thing is that the bunk beds on the female dorm are extremely uncomfortable, not the matress, but the bunk itself. All the rest, just perfect!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

Hostal San Benito - Zona Rosa
Suites & Apartments San Benito Zona Rosa
3 out of 5
Calle No2# 280, entre calle Loma Linda, y Calle La Reforma, Col. San Benito, San Salvador
The price is $55 per night
2.89 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (66 reviews)

"Very friendly staff very clean and secure ....near to el salvador del mundo very nice and cozy place"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Suites & Apartments San Benito Zona Rosa
Habitaciones Zona UCA
2.5 out of 5
Residencial Jardines de Guadalupe, San Salvador, San Salvador
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The price is $24 per night
3.37 mi from city center
Habitaciones Zona UCA
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Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall
4.5 out of 5
Blvd. de Los Heroes, San Salvador, SS
Free Cancellation
The price is $71 per night
1.61 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (821 reviews)

"When everything goes back to normal, we plan to go back to San Salvador. We plan stay at this hotel again. We absolutely love this hotel, The place so nice, clean, the staff so nice and attentive."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall
Barceló San Salvador
4.5 out of 5
Ave Las Magnolias Y Blvd Del Hipodromo, San Salvador, SS
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The price is $57 per night
3.09 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"The Overall Service and feeling safe was a win for me!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Barceló San Salvador
Hotel Casino Siesta
3.5 out of 5
Final Boulevard Los Proceres, San Salvador, San Salvador
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3.44 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (43 reviews)

"Everything was good"…"

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2017

Hotel Casino Siesta
Hotel Gardenia Inn
3 out of 5
Prolongacion Alameda Juan Pablo II, y calle El Carmen, San Salvador, San Salvador
The price is $52 per night
2.76 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (76 reviews)

"The personnel was very attentive and very helpful.... The buffet changed every day which I thought was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Hotel Gardenia Inn
Maria Jose Suites
3 out of 5
Avenida La Capilla #223, Col. San Benito, San Salvador
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The price is $58 per night
3.27 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Spacious rooms. Elevators were a bit of an issue."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Maria Jose Suites
Hotel Mirador Plaza
3 out of 5
Calle El Mirador y 95 Ave Norte, No. 4908 Col. Escalon, San Salvador, SS
The price is $57 per night
3.73 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (76 reviews)

"The hotel is well located, clean, spacious and the staff is helpful. This is a very good hotel for the price. The restaurant is good and prices reasonable. I would like to thank the receptionists for all of their help and for accommodating our needs."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Hotel Mirador Plaza
Las Magnolias Hotel Boutique
3 out of 5
Ave. Las Magnolias #226, Zona Rosa, Colonia San Benito, San Salvador, SS
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The price is $65 per night
3.19 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (181 reviews)

"GREAT SERVICE, CLEAN GOOD ROOM SERVICE CLEAN ANDNICE"…"

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Las Magnolias Hotel Boutique
Hotel Ramada Inn El Salvador
3.5 out of 5
85 Av sur y calle padres aguilares, n 503 colonial escalón, San Salvador, San Salvador
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The price is $76 per night
3.28 mi from city center
3.1/5 (56 reviews)

"I love the staff so helpful and friendly I had a great time"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Hotel Ramada Inn El Salvador
Sal & Luz Hotel Boutique
4 out of 5
Col Campestre Cl A No 13-76 Ent, Av Juan Ramón Molina, San Salvador, San Salvador
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The price is $90 per night
3.86 mi from city center
3.3/5 (4 reviews)

"Nice boutique hotel with great service and good breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

Sal & Luz Hotel Boutique
Laurentia hotel boutique
3.5 out of 5
Calle La Reforma 227, Zona Rosa, San Salvador, El Salvador
The price is $93 per night
2.97 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (91 reviews)

"The staff was attentive to my needs. I didn’t like that the SPA was not available."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Laurentia hotel boutique
Novo Hotel & Suite
3 out of 5
Final 61 Avenida Norte Colonia, Escalon, San Salvador, SS
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2.07 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (180 reviews)

"The grounds of the property and well maintained. Beautiful and clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Novo Hotel & Suite
Crowne Plaza Hotel San Salvador
4 out of 5
89 Av Norte y 11 Calle Poniente, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, SS
Free Cancellation
The price is $81 per night
3.46 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (347 reviews)

"The people were very nice and Melissa at the Front Desk was a big help and provided outstanding Customer Service!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2020

Crowne Plaza Hotel San Salvador
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Visiting San Salvador

Travelers to San Salvador give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its entertainment choices, local tours, and museums. Top sights in the city include National Theater, Estadio Cuscatlan, and Metrocentro.

  • There are 234 hotels and other accommodations in San Salvador
  • The closest major airport is in San Salvador (ILS-Ilopango), 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Salvador (SAL-El Salvador Intl.), 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in San Salvador

Well-known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include National Theater, Natural History Museum, and Museo de Arte de El Salvador. The city is notable for landmarks like Monumento al Salvador del Mundo, Plaza Libertad, and Catedral Metropolitano. The city's natural beauty is on display at Lake Ilopango, San Diego Beach, and Playa San Blas.

In San Salvador, you'll find 234 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. Here you'll find top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • All Days Inn and out - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff.
  • Árbol de Fuego Eco-Hotel - Our customers like the breakfast and comfortable, quiet rooms at this B&B. This 3-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and parking.
  • Nico Urban Hotel - This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and bar.

Other favorite sights in San Salvador include Estadio Cuscatlan, Metrocentro, and La Gran Via Shopping Center. A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Lake Coatepeque, 26.6 mi/42.9 km from the heart of the city.

Dressing for San Salvador

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 94°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 60°F
  • From April to June, the average is 94°F during the day and 64°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 89°F during the day and 65°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 90°F as the daytime average and 60°F as the nighttime average
  • About 1.57 inches of rain falls on San Salvador each year
  • March and April are usually the hottest months averaging 93°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 60°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in San Salvador?
Barceló San Salvador is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 3 restaurants. Reviews from our site also recommend Maria Jose Suites and Acantilados as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in San Salvador, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in San Salvador.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to San Salvador?
To access more information about updating your trip to San Salvador or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in San Salvador?
Based on reviews, Hotel Villa Florencia Zona Rosa is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free cooked-to-order breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Hotel Estero y Mar and Hotel Pacific Sunrise.
Where is the best place to stay in Costa Del Sol?
You’ll find 14 hotels and other accommodations in this neighborhood to choose from for your visit. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Hotel Pacific Paradise is the highest ranked property in Costa Del Sol. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Another favorite option in the neighborhood is Hotel Bahia Del Sol.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to San Salvador?
Holiday Inn San Salvador is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options to stay with the kids include Hotel de la Escalón Morrison and SABAS Beach Resort.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation in San Salvador?
SABAS Beach Resort is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and private lanais.
What's the best all-inclusive hotel in San Salvador?
Hotel Bahia Dorada is a hotel featuring 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, and a favorite with Expedia travelers.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in San Salvador?
Vista Sunzal Bungalow is a top lodge for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Hotel Andoria and Hotel Casa Mía.
Where is the best place to stay close to Metrocentro?
Adjacent to Metrocentro, Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 3 restaurants. Other good options close by include Hotel Grecia Real and Hotel Shagul.
What about the best place to stay near La Gran Via Shopping Center?
One of the top choices for your stay is Fairfield by Marriott San Salvador, located next to La Gran Via Shopping Center, and this 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Courtyard Marriott San Salvador and Holiday Inn San Salvador are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in San Salvador?
Barceló San Salvador is a top 3-star beachfront hotel with 7 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Boca Olas Resort Villas and Casa 1800 Suchitoto. Head to San Diego Beach or Playa San Blas for some quality time by the water.

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