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Gaslamp Plaza Suites

Gaslamp Plaza Suites

1.5 mi from San Diego Zoo
    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     

    Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Westfield Horton Plaza, San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park. San Diego City College ...

    Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

    Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

    2 mi from San Diego Zoo
      4.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in Downtown San Diego, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park. USS Midway Museum and San Diego City College ...

      Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld

      Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld

      1.7 mi from San Diego Zoo
        3.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Located in Mission Valley, this hotel is 1 mi (1.5 km) from Fashion Valley Mall and within 3 miles (5 km) of University of San Diego and San Diego Zoo. Balboa ...

        Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina

        Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina

        2.1 mi from San Diego Zoo
          3.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in Point Loma, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Rock Church, Point Loma Nazarene University and Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. SeaWorld and University ...

          Westgate Hotel

          Westgate Hotel

          1.4 mi from San Diego Zoo
            4.0 out of 5.0
             
             

            This family-friendly San Diego hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of San Diego Opera and San Diego City College. San Diego Convention ...

            Incredible 3BR in La Jolla by Sonder

            Incredible 3BR in La Jolla by Sonder

            6.8 mi from San Diego Zoo
              4.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              Situated in La Jolla, this condo is close to Windansea Beach, La Jolla Cove and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Also nearby are Bird Rock and Mount ...

              Incredible 3BR in La Jolla by SonderGet Rates

              Incredible 3BR in La Jolla by SonderGet Rates
              Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

              Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

              1.5 mi from San Diego Zoo
                3.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Located in Gaslamp Quarter, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Westfield Horton Plaza and Petco Park. San Diego Convention Center and San ...

                Keating Hotel

                Keating Hotel

                1.6 mi from San Diego Zoo
                  4.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  This family-friendly San Diego hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Westfield Horton Plaza, San Diego Convention Center and Petco Park. ...

                  Urban Boutique Hotel

                  Urban Boutique Hotel

                  1 mi from San Diego Zoo
                    3.0 out of 5.0
                     
                     

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

                    The Horton Grand Hotel

                    The Horton Grand Hotel

                    1.8 mi from San Diego Zoo
                      3.5 out of 5.0
                       
                       

                      Located in Downtown San Diego, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, San Diego Convention Center, and Petco ...

                      Pocket Guide: San Diego Zoo San Diego Zoo Hotels

                      San Diego Zoo is a popular attraction in Downtown San Diego, a walkable area known for being family-friendly and luxurious. Here, you can savor all the choices for dining, drinking, and sipping a cup of coffee. The sea and beaches showcase the area's natural beauty. Start by booking a hotel near San Diego Zoo, which is a great base for sightseeing in the greater San Diego area.

                      More to see near San Diego Zoo

                      In addition to San Diego Zoo, there's plenty more to see and do in San Diego. Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. The museums and zoo are some of the area's top attractions.

                      Soak up some sun at Coronado Beach, Silver Strand State Beach, and Ocean Beach Park. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Japanese Friendship Garden, Centennial Park, or Balboa Park. A visit to Westfield Horton Plaza, Petco Park, or Seaport Village won't disappoint either.

                      Browse the collections at New Children's Museum, San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, or Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Attractions like San Diego Repertory Theater, San Diego Opera, and Copley Symphony Hall highlight the local culture. House of Pacific Relations International Cottages, San Diego Coronado Bridge, and Rock Church are some of the notable landmarks.

                      Create some family memories at Balboa Park Carousel, San Diego Zoo, and Heritage Park. Some of the area's most popular sights are University of San Diego, Seaworld, and San Diego State University. San Diego City College, Firehouse Museum, and Navy Pier will also leave an impression.

                      Getting to San Diego Zoo

                      Hop aboard a plane to get to San Diego Zoo. The San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) airport is 2.4 miles (3.8 km) from Downtown San Diego. Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.) is the next closest airport, 16 miles (25.7 km) away. If you want to take public transport, the closest metro station is Civic Center Station. 5th Avenue Station and Convention Center Station are also nearby. You can take the train to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Station, but San Diego Coaster Old Town Station and San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station are also in the vicinity. The local port is another option if arriving by water.