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Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
421 W B St, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,188 reviews)

"Very urban hotel with nice decor. Staff was helpful and nice. I liked how COVID cautious they were. Rooms were clean and loved the Netflix. I thought making a reservation to use the gym was a nice add, you can workout in privacy which was a bonus."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2021

Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
Omni San Diego Hotel
4 out of 5
675 L St, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £101 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,305 reviews)

"Nice View. Great Location. Staff very friendly. Easy to get to."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan 2021

Omni San Diego Hotel
Wyndham San Diego Bayside
4 out of 5
1355 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £83 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4/5Very Good! (3,476 reviews)

"Everything was great we will be back soon. Very nice view"…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2021

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
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Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
4 out of 5
207 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
The price is £168 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.2/5Excellent! (1,896 reviews)

"I will always stay at the hard rock and go chargers!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
4 out of 5
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £133 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,812 reviews)

"I liked that it was centrally located . Did not like the $40 parking fee."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2021

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Andaz San Diego - a concept by Hyatt
4 out of 5
600 F Street, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £129 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"I love this property. It’s in the heart of gaslamp district is which makes most places within walking distance"…"

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2021

Andaz San Diego - a concept by Hyatt
Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5
719 Ash St, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £46 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
3.6/5Good! (884 reviews)

"Very clean and comfortable room I loved it easy to book and staff professional"…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2020

Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
Pendry San Diego
5 out of 5
550 J Street, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £185 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.7/5Exceptional! (998 reviews)

"Beautiful rooms very friendly staff... no coffee until 7 am thought 🙄😒🙃😤"…"

Reviewed on 31 Dec 2020

Pendry San Diego
Moxy San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter
3.5 out of 5
831 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (355 reviews)

"Every thing was perfect, very clean stuff very helpful and friendly, My only problem was the parking which was very expensive. Had 2 tickets one of 50$ and other one 40$. it would be good that the hotel make a arrangement with Ace to bring the price down."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

Moxy San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
4.5 out of 5
1047 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £127 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.2/5Excellent! (993 reviews)

"I've stayed at this property twice before and during the pandemic. Same experience through out, nothing out of the extraordinary or special. They have wine hour which is nice; however, the location in Portland is much better."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2020

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown
4 out of 5
601 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £118 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (1,423 reviews)

"I’m not sure why this place has some bad reviews but our experience was pretty great! We stayed here on 1-16-21 for just the night. We met up with my cousin and his fiancé who were already staying there.My cousin had already given me a heads up about the parking situation and recommended I get Valet ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1430 7th Ave, San Diego, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £73 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
4.1/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Loved this holiday inn, It was hands down my best experience yet, the beautiful exterior matched with cleanliness and sweet staff, I would highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2021

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown
THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
5 out of 5
326 Broadway, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £164 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
4.4/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"Loved everything ❤ stayed here for son's wedding at sunset cliffs. So close to reception restaurant. Will be back very soon!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2020

THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
4 out of 5
333 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £124 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,262 reviews)

"In times of COVID this hotel is doing everything correct. Rooms are super clean, staff are friendly and respectful, the hotel itself is amazing. Our room came with $15 credit for food or drinks (including onsite Starbucks). The fire pits in the pool area were great to eat takeout food. I truely think ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2021

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
The Sofia Hotel
3.5 out of 5
150 W Broadway, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £110 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.2/5Very Good! (2,820 reviews)

"Overall the staff members were very nice & accommodating. We were given a covid friendly bag upon arrival & it included hand sanitizer, masks, wipes, etc. The room was nice and clean. Very Pleased."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

The Sofia Hotel
Solamar San Diego
4 out of 5
435 6th Ave, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £121 per night from 28 Jan to 29 Jan
4.4/5Excellent! (989 reviews)

"Nice hotel moderately priced, love the rooftop pool and bar area."…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec 2020

Solamar San Diego
The Westin San Diego Downtown
4 out of 5
400 W Broadway, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £109 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.2/5Very Good! (1,158 reviews)

"Hotel itself was good, came with a 15$ food voucher for the cafe. The staff was amazing. I asked for floss and they literally had it and gave me mouthwash too just in case I needed it. Such good service"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2021

The Westin San Diego Downtown
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
4 out of 5
1 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £135 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (1,755 reviews)

"Beautiful resort ! Loved walking on the boardwalk !"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2020

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
La Pensione Hotel
3 out of 5
606 West Date Street, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £125 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (985 reviews)

"Excessive parking cost, not included in hotel description. Small parking spaces."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2021

La Pensione Hotel
Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
3 out of 5
1617 1st Avenue, San Diego, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £68 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
3.8/5Good! (986 reviews)

"Mostly liked the view we had of the city and how modern the room was"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2020

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
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Visiting Downtown San Diego

Travellers love the Downtown San Diego neighbourhood for its beautiful ocean views, fantastic nightlife and zoo. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including USS Midway Museum, Maritime Museum of San Diego and Petco Park. Downtown San Diego is a great base for exploring the greater San Diego area, especially with so many hotels to choose from.

Staying in Downtown San Diego

You’ll find several accommodation choices in this walkable neighbourhood, and you may want to consider one of these top places to stay:

  • Pendry San Diego: 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre, steps from Petco Park. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and beach locale.
  • Staypineapple at Hotel Z: 3-star hotel with free WiFi, a free area shuttle and valet parking, 5-minute walk from Petco Park. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable beds and beach locale.
  • Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Downtown/Bayfront: 3-star hotel with free breakfast, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, 7-minute walk from USS Midway Museum. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and central location.

Downtown San Diego might not have your top place to stay, but there are other accommodation options to consider in San Diego. Columbia is a neighbourhood that travellers love for its top museums. With 9 hotels and other accommodation options, these are some of our travellers' favourites:

  • Springhill Suites San Diego Downtown/Bayfront: 3.5-star hotel with free breakfast, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, 7-minute walk from USS Midway Museum. Expedia travellers like this hotel's central location and clean rooms.
  • The Westin San Diego: 4-star hotel with a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, 10-minute walk from USS Midway Museum. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its spacious rooms and beach locale.

Sightseeing Around San Diego

Spend some time exploring the great outdoors at Pantoja Park, Waterfront Park and Harbor Island. USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego are some other places worth a visit when you're in the the neighbourhood.

You’ll likely want to explore some other parts of town while you’re here, so consider a visit to Columbia, a nearby neighbourhood with top sights like USS Midway Museum. Other places worth visiting include Port of San Diego, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal.

Getting Around Downtown San Diego and the Greater San Diego Area

If you want to see more of the city, America Plaza Trolley Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include County Center - Little Italy Station and Civic Center Station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at San Diego Santa Fe Depot. Learn about your options for water transport at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Downtown San Diego like?
Travellers love the Downtown San Diego neighbourhood for its popular zoo and top museums. Experience the best of Downtown San Diego with a visit to Port of San Diego, B Street Cruise Ship Terminal and USS Midway Museum.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown San Diego?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Pendry San Diego is the highest ranked property in Downtown San Diego. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 3 restaurants. It is located a short 3-minute walk from Petco Park. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Moxy San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter and Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Downtown/Bayfront.
How many hotels will I find in Downtown San Diego?
If you’re searching for places to stay in San Diego, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 742 Downtown San Diego hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown San Diego, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Downtown San Diego.
What are the top things to see and do in Downtown San Diego?
Be sure to get some family photos at USS Midway Museum, Maritime Museum of San Diego and Waterfront Park while you’re out sightseeing in Downtown San Diego. As you’re discovering the neighbourhood, Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are some other places worth a visit. Favourite places to visit in the surrounding area include Seaport Village, Petco Park and Balboa Park. While you’re out sightseeing in San Diego, make sure that you visit other sights such as San Diego Zoo or Harbor Island.
How can I get around Downtown San Diego and the greater San Diego area?
If you want to see more of the city, America Plaza Trolley Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include County Center - Little Italy Station and Civic Center Station. To venture out of town, take a train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot. Learn about your options for water transport at the port.

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