San Diego is known throughout the world for stunning beaches, exciting nightlife and unspoiled nature, in addition to nearly perfect weather. While there are multiple luxury hotels and top-shelf resorts dotted along the coast, the good news is that San Diego is also friendly towards the budget traveler!
There are several budget conscious options for hotels in various parts of the city, that are able to accommodate families and others who don't want to blow their entire vacation budget on a hotel. Let's be honest, you'll spend most of your vacation exploring this amazing city! Prices fluctuate, and planning a stay in the winter will cost less than in the height of the summer, when rates peak.
Your chosen hotel needs to be clean, centrally located and comfortable. In addition to the basics, many of the hotels listed below are unique, cool and embody the laid-back San Diego lifestyle. Visitors are often pleasantly surprised to discover that they don't need to sacrifice quality in order to make their San Diego dream vacation come true.
The budget-friendly hotels listed below will all give you the best bang for your buck. By choosing one of these hotels, you'll save plenty of money that you can use to enjoy a fabulous dinner at one of San Diego's waterfront restaurants, shopping downtown or enjoying a night out!