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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Courtyard Area - Non Refundable

Two Queen Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Courtyard Area - Non Refundable

One King Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child
Includes: Free Parking, Free Wireless Internet
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Classic San Diego Destination Hotel, serving guests for more than 50 years!

With a stay at Kings Inn Hotel - Seaworld - Zoo, you'll be centrally located in San Diego, convenient to Riverwalk Golf Club and University of San Diego.

This family-friendly hotel is close to San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 140 air-conditioned guestrooms. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and complimentary newspapers.

Don’t miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, a computer station, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a ballroom, banquet facilities, and exhibit space. Free self parking is available onsite.


Kings Inn has been serving with excellence in San Diego for more than 50 years. Located on the I-8 in Hotel Circle, were are central to all you will want to see in do during your visit to America's Finest City. Seaworld, The San Diego Zoo, Downtown, Old Town and great area beaches are all within 5 miles from us.

We are a vintage California Hotel that offers the best in full service amenities. Our family-owned property is home of two popular restaurants. The Waffle Spot serves up delicious breakfast and lunch daily from 7am-2pm. Be sure to visit on weekends and meet Sir Wafflelot, our Waffle King.Our dinner restaurant and lounge is The Amigo Spot,serving happy hour daily from 4pm-7pm and the finest in Baja Mexican Cuisine.Locals and guests alike can enjoy live Mariachis every Friday and Live Jazz on Saturdays.

While staying in our newly updated rooms, you will enjoy modern conveniences like central air, free WiFi, free parking, 32" HDTV's with expanded cable and much more. Relax and refresh in our huge sparkling pool and spa, open and heated year round. And when looking to explore all San Diego has to offer, be sure to ask our friendly and knowledgeable staff at Guest Services.

Traveling with a group? We have three banquet rooms and a full catering menu. We are a popular hotel for youth teams, family reunions, weddings, business seminars and much more. Contact us directly for group rates and availability.

Kings Inn is proud to be an independent and privately operated hotel that offers the best in comfort, affordability, cleanliness, location, and, most of all, service.

  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
  • Free on-street parking
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 4000
  • Free guest parking during stay
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Smoke-free property (fines apply)
  • Free self parking
  • Computer station
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Exhibit space
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Event catering
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Luggage storage
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Business center
  • Tour assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 140
  • Free parking
  • Patio
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Security guard
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa tub
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Wedding services
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Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Free self parking, Free on-street parking, RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Cable TV service
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • In-room safe
  • Complimentary newspaper


The Waffle Spot - This bright, cheerful, old-fashioned restaurant, with counter seating and upholstered booths, serves waffles and other light fare for breakfast and lunch.

The Amigo Spot - This dinner-only restaurant and bar offers colorful, south-of-the-border decor, authentic Baja Mexican cuisine, and American specialties. Mariachi band Friday nights Live Jazz on Saturdays. Happy hour everyday from 4PM–7PM with complimentary appetizers Monday-Friday.

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This San Diego hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool that is heated year-round; a spa tub is also on site. The front desk staff offers tour assistance and maintains phone numbers and brochures for area attractions and activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Fishing nearby
  • Sports center nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Racquetball/squash nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Dock nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Swimming on site
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage


Minimum check-in age is 19

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Only service dogs are allowed

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Additional Details

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 8 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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