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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon
3 out of 5
141 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£76
per night
13 Dec-14 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (323 reviews)

"Very clean and nice! Beds were comfy and the staff was great"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon
El Cajon Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
1368 E Main Street, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£53
per night
14 Nov-15 Nov
2.8/5 (63 reviews)
Good for relax

"Everything was clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jun 2019

El Cajon Inn & Suites
Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon
2 out of 5
550 Montrose Court, I-8 at Magnolia Avenue Southbound, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellation
£39
per night
1 Dec-2 Dec
3.3/5 (1,120 reviews)

"Was clean and nice place Was clean and nice place Was clean and nice place"…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2019

Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon
Best Western Plus Continental Inn
2.5 out of 5
855 Sandalwood Drive, El Cajon, CA
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£85
per night
14 Nov-15 Nov
3.3/5 (619 reviews)

"Like- Room recently remodeled, comfortable bed, quality bedding, towels and upscale shower head. Breakfast room has a morning attendant is well stocked with usual cereals, waffle maker, yogurts, juice, pastry and coffee. Hotel is close to interstate which facilitates navigating around El Cajon and ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

Best Western Plus Continental Inn
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western El Cajon
2.5 out of 5
1355 E Main Street, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£68
per night
17 Nov-18 Nov
3.9/5Good! (293 reviews)

"Staff was excellent. Room was very nice. Breakfast was good"…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2019

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western El Cajon
Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA
2 out of 5
471 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£52
per night
19 Nov-20 Nov
3.5/5Good! (880 reviews)

"stay there was great they everybody was nice courteous and there was nothing that I didn't like everything was good I enjoyed myself I give you guys a 10 plus"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA
Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon
2 out of 5
425 West Main St, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£62
per night
1 Dec-2 Dec
3.2/5 (261 reviews)
JAG vegas

"Early check in was very nice with a small charge....."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2019

Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon
Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon
2 out of 5
683 N Mollison, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£54
per night
20 Nov-21 Nov
3.8/5Good! (1,050 reviews)

"The room was a good size and the beds were very comfortable. Location was great, a Starbucks and Dennys was on the same lot"…"

Reviewed on 12 Nov 2019

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon
Quality Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East
2.5 out of 5
650 N Mollison Ave Building A, El Cajon, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£68
per night
14 Nov-15 Nov
3.2/5 (61 reviews)
Vacation Under Construction

"The service was excellent. The toilet in the room would randomly make a loud idling sound throughout the night. There was a lot of construction at the neighboring hotel which started work promptly at 6:00 am every morning. When you are on vacation you don't want to have to wake up so early if you ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2019

Quality Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East
Valley Motel El Cajon
2 out of 5
585 North Mollison Ave, El Cajon, CA
£60
per night
17 Nov-18 Nov
2.9/5 (182 reviews)

"Always friendly"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun 2019

Valley Motel El Cajon
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Visiting El Cajon

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in El Cajon, and visitors give high marks for the pristine golf courses and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its shopping and cafes. Top sights around the area include Sycuan Casino, SDCCU Stadium and Balboa Park.

  • There are 28 hotels and other accommodation options in El Cajon
  • The closest major airport is in San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in El Cajon

Cultural venues in the city include Olaf Wieghorst Museum and Western Heritage Center, Knox House Museum and Warbirds West Air Museum. Favourite family attractions include Boomers El Cajon and The Water Conservation Garden. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Parkway Plaza is a favourite for retail therapy.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 28 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in El Cajon. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Sycuan Casino Resort - This 4-star hotel features 3 outdoor pools, a full-service spa and a casino. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and helpful staff.
  • Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and dining options at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and free WiFi.
  • Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon - This 2-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Other top sights in El Cajon include Sycuan Casino. Outside the city, top places to visit include SDCCU Stadium, 13.4 mi/21.5 km from the heart of the city, and Balboa Park, which is 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away.

Getting around El Cajon

Walk to nearby metro stations such as Arnele Avenue Station, El Cajon Transit Center Station and Gillespie Field Station. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Dressing for El Cajon

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 23°C and the night-time average to be 5°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 30°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • July to September averages 32°C during the day and 15°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 29°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • About 299 millimetres of rain falls on El Cajon each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and September with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 5°C

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