Book your room at Portofino Inn & Suites San Diego Hotel Circle

Room type

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Family-friendly hotel near Sea World, San Diego Zoo

With a stay at Portofino Inn & Suites San Diego Hotel Circle, you'll be centrally located in San Diego, convenient to Presidio Park and University of San Diego.

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

Make yourself at home in one of the 216 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include complimentary weekday newspapers and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Don’t miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and tour/ticket assistance.

Satisfy your appetite at a coffee shop/café serving guests of Portofino Inn & Suites San Diego Hotel Circle.

Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located off I-8, this family-friendly Portofino Inn & Suites San Diego Hotel Circle is just one mile from Old Town San Diego and less than five miles from SeaWorld and the San Diego Zoo. This two-story, 216-unit property features a large outdoor pool and patio in a private courtyard behind the lobby. A children's wading pool, spa tub, and barbecue grills are also available.

A complimentary buffet breakfast with hot food is served daily. The hotel provides maps and arranges San Diego Trolley Tours and other excursions. A security guard is on duty in the evenings, and business services and laundry facilities are available on site.

Self-parking is available in a secured outdoor lot (surcharge).

  • Luggage storage
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Picnic area
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 216
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free breakfast
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Computer station
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Spa tub
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Climate control
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
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Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast with hot items is provided each morning.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

The Pub

Benihana

TGI Friday's

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Nearby Things to Do

The hotel features a heated outdoor swimming pool, a children's wading pool, and a spa tub.

Tennis courts, basketball courts, and golf facilities are located within two miles of the hotel; there are biking and jogging trails, boating, and a public beach within five miles.

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

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
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Accessibility

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

No elevators

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 12 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 20.00 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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