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The Sofia Hotel
The Sofia Hotel

150 W Broadway, San Diego 92101

3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (6,308 reviews)

In the heart of downtown San Diego, this historic boutique hotel is 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 4 blocks from the Gaslamp …

£104
avg/night
The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows
The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

2223 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego 92104

3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,375 reviews)

This family-friendly San Diego hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of San Diego Zoo and Mission Valley Mall …

£72
avg/night
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina

1380 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego 92101

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (6,356 reviews)

Situated on San Diego Bay with its own marina, the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina is 1 mile (1.6 km) away from San Diego …

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Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

1 Market Pl, San Diego 92101

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (6,816 reviews)

This expansive highrise hotel towers over San Diego Bay next to the Seaport Village retail complex, 1 block from the …

£162
avg/night
Red Roof Inn San Diego Downtown
Red Roof Inn San Diego Downtown

719 Ash St, San Diego 92101

2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (1,205 reviews)

The modern Red Roof Inn San Diego Downtown places guests 2 miles (3.2 km) from San Diego International Airport and a half-mil …

£56
avg/night
Hostel Habibi
Hostel Habibi

416 University Avenue, San Diego 92103

2.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (68 reviews)

Located in Downtown San Diego, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Marston House, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Dieg …

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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

530 Broadway, San Diego 92101

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,244 reviews)

The Courtyard by Marriott San Diego lies next to the historic Gaslamp Quarter and trolley stop, 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, …

£123
avg/night
San Diego Downtown Lodge
San Diego Downtown Lodge

1345 10th Avenue, San Diego 92101

2.0 out of 5.0
2.6 out of 5 (548 reviews)

Located in Downtown San Diego, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Copley Symphony Hall and San Diego City College. …

£41
avg/night
Kimpton Solamar Hotel
Kimpton Solamar Hotel

435 6th Ave, San Diego 92101

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (2,614 reviews)

This 10-story hotel is 1 block from the Gaslamp Quarter, 4 blocks from the San Diego Convention Center and Horton Plaza, and …

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Berkshire Motor Hotel
Berkshire Motor Hotel

2502 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego 92104

2.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (153 reviews)

Located in Downtown San Diego, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mission Valley Mall, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. …

£45
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Pocket Guide: Downtown San Diego 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.

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