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San Diego offers hotels for every need including beach hotels, luxury, family-friendly & budget-friendly options plus hotels near the zoo, beach & more!
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San Diego features hundreds of hotels with options to meet and exceed the needs of all travelers!

Blessed with great weather year-round, hotels on the beaches or near the top area attractions like the world-famous San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park are always great choices!

There are luxury options like the Paradise Point Resort & Spa and the Fairmont Grand Del Mar as well as an array of boutique hotels and hotels perfect for couples.

As a city that’s excellent for families, San Diego has family-friendly choices, hotels for budget-friendly vacationers and even pet friendly hotels. Locals will enjoy the best hotels for a staycation.

Don’t miss our complete guide to the Best Hotels in San Diego, dedicated to the top hotels in all of San Diego!

Some of the Most Popular San Diego Hotel Locations

Beaches
Downtown
Balboa Park
La Jolla
San Diego Zoo
Gaslamp Quarter
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Downtown
Balboa Park
La Jolla
San Diego Zoo
Gaslamp Quarter

Beaches

San Diego features a wide variety of beach hotels perfect for making lasting memories! Catch an amazing sunset at the iconic Hotel Del Coronado or enjoy a family vacation at The Dana on Mission Bay. Check out our featured article on the Best Hotels on the Beach in San Diego!

Downtown

Downtown San Diego features shopping, restaurants, breweries, nightlife & more! Walk to PETCO Park and stay at the Best Hotels near the Convention Center or the Best Hotels near the Cruise Port, all in the Downtown area. Experience five-star luxury at The US Grant, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego.

Balboa Park

Balboa Park features gardens, trails, numerous museums and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Stay 3-miles south at the Andaz San Diego or 2-miles north at the The Lafayette Hotel Swim Club and Bungalows, a family-friendly, boutique hotel. For more great options, explore the Best Hotels near the San Diego Zoo.

La Jolla

La Jolla is known for its beautiful beaches, tide pools and amazing surfing. The neighborhood features a variety of hotel options from luxury accommodations like The Lodge at Torrey Pines, the La Valencia boutique hotel, and the Estancia Hotel and Spa to the family-friendly, beachfront La Jolla Cove Suites.

San Diego Zoo

The world-famous San Diego Zoo is one of the most popular attractions in San Diego. Hotels in Downtown San Diego, the Gaslamp Quarter & even Hotel Circle are all within a 5-miles drive. Consider the four-star Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter which is just 3-miles south of the zoo.

Gaslamp Quarter

Enjoy the Gaslamp Quarter’s history, cafes, shopping and nightlife. Stay at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego for a bayfront experience and walk to the Convention Center or PETCO Park for a Padres game. The Keating Hotel, a boutique option, and the family-friendly Pendry San Diego are also great choices!

Favorite San Diego Hotels

Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton
Beachfront
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Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton
from $325 / night
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Fairmont Grand Del Mar
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Fairmont Grand Del Mar
from $349 / night
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Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Near Petco Park
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Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
from $189 / night
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Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa
Bayfront
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Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa
from $171 / night
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Attractions that you can visit with a Go San Diego Pass include:

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San Diego Harbor Cruise
San Diego Harbor Cruise
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The World Famous San Diego Zoo
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La Jolla Kayak & Snorkel Tour
La Jolla Kayak & Snorkel Tour
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Surf Lessons in La Jolla
Surf Lessons in La Jolla
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