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Howard Johnson by Wyndham National City/San Diego South
2 out of 5
521 Roosevelt Ave, National City, CA
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The price is $67 per night
7.08 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (962 reviews)

"Comfortable room, central location close to everything"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham National City/San Diego South
Ramada by Wyndham San Diego National City
3 out of 5
700 National City Blvd, National City, CA
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The price is $74 per night
6.95 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,194 reviews)

"The workers where great, location not so much, alot of homeless people in the area and only one of the elevators worked at the time and we were told the one that was working just started working last week, sorry but I would expect more from A Ramada"…"

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham San Diego National City
Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego Chula Vista South Bay
2 out of 5
699 E St, Chula Vista, CA
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The price is $79 per night
5.28 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (980 reviews)

"Got there a little bit early and while i eas doing paperwork they told me they had a room available no problem!!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego Chula Vista South Bay
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Chula Vista
2.5 out of 5
150 Bonita Rd, Chula Vista, CA
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The price is $89 per night
3.76 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

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Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Chula Vista
Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
3 out of 5
692 H Street, Chula Vista, CA
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The price is $92 per night
4.86 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (1,146 reviews)

"Everything was perfect like it always has been in my previous 9 visits, except the mandatory mask wearing and no breakfast because of the blown out of proportion covid nonsense"…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Hercor Hotel - Urban Boutique
Hampton Inn & Suites Imperial Beach San Diego, CA
2.5 out of 5
771 Palm Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA
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The price is $124 per night
6.5 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Nice newer hotel. Clean and hospitable staff. Only 1 mi from the beach."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Imperial Beach San Diego, CA
Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel
3 out of 5
800 Bay Marina Dr, National City, CA
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The price is $117 per night
6.48 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,888 reviews)

"This was our first time at this hotel, and we were pleasantly surprised. The only reason I didn't rate it "Excellent" is because we weren't able to try the breakfast or the pool due to closure because of Covid. It's off the freeway but not noisy, there's fast food and a couple of restaurants about ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel
Pier South Resort, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
800 Seacoast Dr, Imperial Beach, CA
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The price is $207 per night
7.4 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (625 reviews)

"great staff. great food. great views. nice room. sink area in bathroom rather small. Plexiglass on balcony quite dirty which did lessen the quality of view and general comfort. overall rating 4 of 5. Yes we would certainly come again!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Pier South Resort, Autograph Collection
Motel 6 Chula Vista, CA - San Diego
2 out of 5
745 E St, Chula Vista, CA
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5.35 mi from city center
3.2/5 (981 reviews)

"There is nothing that i dont like about motel6. I like stay there and i will be stay there again because of my job."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Motel 6 Chula Vista, CA - San Diego
Vagabond Inn Chula Vista
2 out of 5
230 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA
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The price is $89 per night
5.05 mi from city center
3.2/5 (982 reviews)

"Close to family and not too pricey. Recently remodeled rooms."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Vagabond Inn Chula Vista
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Visiting South Bay

Families will find kid-friendly activities in South Bay, and visitors give high marks for the popular zoo, beaches, and live music scene. This city also attracts tourists with its shopping and theaters. Top sights in the city include Aquatica and Las Americas Premium Outlets.

  • There are 136 hotels and other accommodations in South Bay
  • The closest major airport is in Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.), 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), 12.5 mi (20.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in South Bay

The city is well known for its live music and theaters, and North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre is a local cultural venue. Favorite family attractions include Aquatica and Chula Vista Nature Center. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Silver Strand State Beach and San Diego Bay.

In South Bay, you'll find 136 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday getaway. Here are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • El Primero Boutique Hotel - Amenities at this 2.5-star hotel include free breakfast and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Chula Vista - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and overall value at this hotel. Guests who stay at this 3-star hotel in Otay Ranch can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen.
  • The Rambler Motel - With a stay at this 3-star motel, guests can enjoy access to a casino and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and beach locale.

Other top sights in South Bay include Las Americas Premium Outlets. Outside the city, popular places to see include Club Campestre Golf Course, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the heart of the city, and San Diego Coronado Bridge, which is 9.2 mi/14.7 km away.

Getting Around South Bay

Walk to nearby metro stations like Palomar St Trolley Station, Palm Ave Trolley Station, and Iris Avenue Trolley Station. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in South Bay?
El Primero Hotel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This B&B offers free parking and a computer station. Traveler reviews also recommend Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Chula Vista and Ayres Hotel San Diego South - Chula Vista as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in South Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals in South Bay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to South Bay?
For more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to South Bay, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What are some accommodations with pools in South Bay?
Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel: Features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free Internet. Ramada by Wyndham San Diego National City and Pier South Resort, Autograph Collection are a couple of other choices that offer an onsite pool.

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