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Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from San Diego Zoo
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3.5/5Good! (4 reviews)
Quaint apartment

"I chose this apartment because of its location and it had everything we needed, however I would recommend some local information be available on site. Also a few tips, such as when showering open a window as there is no bathroom fan. I liked the quaintness and the garden area."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2019

Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio
 Terrace Garden suite at Resort-like Oasis near Balboa Park
5/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Two thumbs up!

"The outdoor patio garden was really extraordinary and Kent was a great host. We will check for availability here first whenever we return to SD!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2021

Terrace Garden suite at Resort-like Oasis near Balboa Park
Spacious Luxury Apartment at Tropical Resort-like Oasis by Balboa Park
5/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)
Wonderful stay

"We stayed here for 5 days, and I can’t say enough good things about it! Kent was very responsive, and we were thrilled with the beauty and comfort of the space. A short walk to Balboa Park, easy parking, strong hot shower, fully stocked kitchen, several private outdoor spaces, and good restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2021

Spacious Luxury Apartment at Tropical Resort-like Oasis by Balboa Park
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Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown
4.8/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)
The place was awesome along with the neighborhood.

"Our stay here was better than expected, loved the whole house and yard layout. You have doors to the yard in every room, that was awesome!!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2020

Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown
Hillcrest Canyon Oasis
0.5 mi from San Diego Zoo
The price is £194 per night from 3 Mar to 4 Mar
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
I love the place, the location and the host. Anytime I come to San Diego this will be the spot.

"All good."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2020

Hillcrest Canyon Oasis
Balboa II by Avantstay Modern Condo w/ Balcony & Views of Balboa Park!
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Amazing!!!

"This was our first time renting a vacation house and we had the best experience. The property manager was always available to answer any questions we had. Very friendly service. The house was very nice and the interior design was very nice and modern. You don’t have to worry about taking bath towels, ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

Balboa II by Avantstay Modern Condo w/ Balcony & Views of Balboa Park!
Inn At The Park
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from San Diego Zoo
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4.4/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"The view from the rooftop was great! We ate dinner outside both nights. A lot of restaurants are in walking distance and the park was great for our kids!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Inn At The Park
Balboa Buyout by Avantstay - Condo w/ Views in DT San Diego!
1/5 (1 review)
San Diego Rental near park

"Re rental of flats from Friday Feb 14 to Monday February 17, 2020. The rental was advertised as 9 bed rooms and on suite bath on the 3rd floor. The advertisement was wrong. The main bedroom on the 3rd floor was facing East and there were no window coverings of any kind. You could not reasonably sleep ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Balboa Buyout by Avantstay - Condo w/ Views in DT San Diego!
Outdoor Recreation on Land and Sea!
Central to many attractions and sights!
Leave your worries at the door!
Nightlife, fine dining, corner cafés & designer boutiques!
Balboa II by AvantStay | Modern Condo w/ Balcony & Views of Balboa Park
Balboa by AvantStay | Sleeps 20! Condo w/ Views in DT San Diego
Balboa I by AvantStay | Condo w/ Views of Balboa Park
Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £46 per night from 9 Mar to 10 Mar
3.6/5Good! (907 reviews)

"The facility is modest but my room was clean in every respect. I arrived at midnight to check in and the clerk was efficient and kind. He helped me settle in as quickly as possible to assure that I would be able to get a good night’s rest."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2021

Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellation
The price is £80 per night from 4 Mar to 5 Mar
4.1/5Very Good! (982 reviews)

"Same breakfast everyday because they have restrictions because the COVID"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2021

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown
Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
3 out of 5
1 mi from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £77 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
3.8/5Good! (983 reviews)

"I liked the structure of the hotel. Very interested. Loved that it was by the freeway."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2021

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
4.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellation
The price is £124 per night from 4 Mar to 5 Mar
4.2/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"The staff was very accommodating and made sure to quickly respond to any needs or requests."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
1.3 mi from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night from 11 Mar to 12 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,205 reviews)

"Beautiful room with views of city, unique layout and very clean. The morning had warm pastries and made to order lattes, and the executive suite has a beautiful tub....hard to find in hotel rooms these days. Easy walking to Little Italy restaurants, yet a few blocks away so very quiet. Would absolutely ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2021

Hotel Republic San Diego, Autograph Collection
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San Diego Zoo is located in an area of San Diego known for its beautiful ocean views, bird watching and popular zoo. San Diego is home to 1985 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Things to see and do near San Diego Zoo

After you've visited San Diego Zoo, you can discover everything there is to see and do within just a few miles of the area.

USS Midway Museum, San Diego Air and Space Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego feature captivating exhibits. While you're exploring, swing by San Diego Coronado Bridge, House of Pacific Relations International Cottages and Pantoja Park to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at Starlight Bowl, Old Globe Theater and Spreckels Organ Pavilion.

Balboa Park and Port of San Diego are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by B Street Cruise Ship Terminal, located 1.9 mi from San Diego Zoo, or Petco Park which is 2 mi away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around San Diego Zoo?
San Diego Zoo is located in an area of San Diego known for its array of dining options, bird watching and popular zoo. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 118 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near San Diego Zoo?
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. It’s located 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from San Diego Zoo. Other good choices within a few miles include Wyndham San Diego Bayside and Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina.
How many hotels will I be able to find near San Diego Zoo?
Expedia has 125 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile from San Diego Zoo.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near San Diego Zoo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in San Diego Zoo.
What can I see and do near San Diego Zoo?
USS Midway Museum, San Diego Air and Space Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego feature captivating exhibits. Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala, House of Pacific Relations International Cottages and Pantoja Park are landmarks that you won’t want to miss. You can watch performances at Copley Symphony Hall, Starlight Bowl and Old Globe Theater if you’re interested in local theatre.

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