|March||Cheapest month to stay with an average 57% drop in price.|
|April||Most expensive month to stay with an average 51% rise in price.|
Average price (weeknight)
|$194||Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.|
Average price (weekend night)
|$291||Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.|
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in San Diego. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Carmel Mountain Ranch and North Park are the most popular neighbourhoods on KAYAK for users looking for a hotel in San Diego. You should also consider staying close to Mission Beach.
La Pensione Hotel, The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter and Sheraton Mission Valley San Diego Hotel are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Mission Beach.
Although the average price for a double room in San Diego is $360, $36 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.
More affordable areas lie north of Downtown, like near Old Town where Good Nite Inn San Diego offers good deals. Here, an Old West ambience merges with Mexican culture for a vibrant atmosphere. Otherwise, the I-8 in Mission Valley West is lined with budget options like Hotel Iris and Howard Johnson Inn San Diego Hotel Circle.
Ocean Beach is renowned for its fabulous surf, while further north, the Pacific Beach neighbourhood offers wide sandy beaches as well as a selection of great shops. Here, you will find a variety of hotels with excellent ratings, including the Ocean Park Inn, which has a pool and great beach views.
Head over the Coronado Bridge to the Coronado Peninsula, where you will find the Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton. This iconic hotel offers a Southern California resort experience with views of the Pacific Ocean as well as Glorietta Bay. Another option is Waterfront Park, which offers fantastic views of the city and the sea.
San Diego Zoo is located in Balboa Park. For stays convenient to the zoo as well as the park’s other attractions like the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the San Diego Natural History Museum, guests could consider San Diego Downtown Lodge or Motel Six San Diego Downtown.
For the best nightlife, head to the Gaslamp Quarter. This lively district is named after the gas lamps installed here in the 19th century and retains a historical feel. Dozens of restaurants, bars, and chic hotels like Staypineapple at Hotel Z, Keating Hotel, and Klimpton Solamar Hotel can be found here.
Hotel room prices will vary depending on facilities and location. The cheapest double room in San Diego for tonight found in the last 3 hours was $69. We also found 3-star hotels from $103 and 4-star hotels from $108.
KAYAK users found 3-star hotel rooms in San Diego for this weekend from $125 and 4-star hotel rooms from $188. The cheapest room in San Diego for the same date was $46 per night.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central San Diego districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like San Diego city centre
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
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