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Best Western Plus Hacienda Hotel Old Town

Best Western Plus Hacienda Hotel Old Town

4041 Harney St, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (39 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Heritage Park and Old Town San Diego State Park. University of San Diego and SeaWorld are also within ...

Character hotel great location and outdoor spaceWe arrived late and staff were friendly & helpful; complimentary drink at the bar, we loved the many outdoor spaces, including terrace to drink morning coffee. Nice view of San Diego, and very close to the airport. I would definitely stay there again, liked it a lot. But don’t expect a super modern ...
  Oct 25, 2017

$99

$99
The Horton Grand Hotel

The Horton Grand Hotel

311 Island Ave, San Diego
3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (23 reviews)

This recently renovated 4-story hotel is within 4 blocks of PETCO Park, the San Diego Convention Center, Horton Plaza shopping, and 100 restaurants and bars; ...

Nice clean hotel good locationNice clean hotel good location. Great live music bar next door!
  Aug 1, 2017

$86

$86
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel

830 6th Ave, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (80 reviews)

This 10-story Ramada hotel resides within the historic Gaslamp Quarter, just 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 7 blocks from the Convention Center, and a half-mile ...

Like traveling back in time...With a flat screen!Hotel was a pleasant surprise. Room was small, but well maintained. Rooftop area was great for enjoying your morning coffee. The front desk staff were excellent!
  Jul 2, 2017

$67

$67
The Sofia Hotel

The Sofia Hotel

150 W Broadway, San Diego
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (158 reviews)

In the heart of downtown San Diego, this historic boutique hotel is 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 4 blocks from the Gaslamp Quarter, and 6 blocks from the San ...

Nice hotel. Nice hotel with courteous staff. Rooms small but efficient. Walk to harbor. Uber to balboa park and airport.
  Jul 1, 2017

$107

$107
Old Town Western Inn & Suites

Old Town Western Inn & Suites

3889 Arista St, San Diego
2.5 out of 5.0
2.5 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old Town Trolley Tours, Heritage Park, and Old Town San Diego State Park. Balboa Park and SeaWorld ...

Great StaffThe hotel was very clean and the staff was wonderful.
 acopper65 Apr 23, 2012

$71

$71
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport - Old Town

1955 San Diego Ave, San Diego
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (48 reviews)

This 3-story Comfort Inn is 3 miles from the San Diego Convention Center and Horton Plaza and within a half-mile of Old Town shops, restaurants, and historic ...

Convenient location, great shuttleHaving never been to San Diego before, I wasn't certain where to stay. I selected Holiday Inn Express Old Town Airport because of the free airport shuttle. ALL of the shuttle drivers were very nice and not only do they provide free airport shuttle, they also provided rides to/from Old Town (and apparently ...
  Mar 8, 2017

$95

$95
La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town/Airport

La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town/Airport

2380 Moore Street, San Diego
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (37 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Old Town Trolley Tours and Old Town San Diego State Park. University of San Diego and Maritime ...

Best Customer ServiceLa Quinta values customer service and go beyond other hotel standards. The staff paid special attention to detail and it showed. The rooms were exceptionally clean, the breakfast was served with a smile, and the location was perfectly located near the shops and food of Old Town.
  Jun 23, 2017

$76

$76
Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

530 Broadway, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (17 reviews)

The Courtyard by Marriott San Diego lies next to the historic Gaslamp Quarter and trolley stop, 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, and 8 blocks from the San Diego Convention ...

The room was a bit tight with lots of furniture and the hot water never got hot enough to take a bath. We also told the maintenance man we smelled something like burnt wires and he never came back like he stated.
  Mar 14, 2017

$99

$99
Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Old Town/SeaWorld Area, CA

Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Old Town/SeaWorld Area, CA

4200 Taylor St, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (5 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old Town San Diego State Park and Heritage Park. University of San Diego and SeaWorld are also ...

Near shops Great location, next to shops, restaurants and freeways. Within walking distance to old town San Diego.
  Oct 3, 2017

$103

$103
Courtyard by Marriott Old Town

Courtyard by Marriott Old Town

2435 Jefferson St, San Diego
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (12 reviews)

This Courtyard by Marriott is next to Old Town San Diego, and 4 blocks from the trolley station; SeaWorld is within 3 miles and downtown San Diego is 5 miles ...

In the middle of everything The staff was very accommodating. The bar tender was very good and friendly. Only negative was no microwave in the room to heat the copious amounts of food leftover from the meals nearby.
  Jul 23, 2017

$112

$112
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San Diego County Historic Hotel Guide

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If you’re a fan of trivia from centuries gone by, or perhaps you just love the architecture of yesteryear, consider a historic hotel the next time you travel. San Diego County historic hotels put you near where all the momentous events in the area occurred, and where the most traditional buildings stand.

When you book a room at one of the historical hotels in San Diego County, you’ll experience the past come alive. Visit all the famous landmarks nearby, snap a few pictures for the walls at home, and then head back to relax in your hotel room after a long day of sightseeing tours and artwork exhibits.

As much as you love history, you also love modern amenities, and you can have the best of both worlds on this trip. These accommodations range from plush to quaint, and you’ll have all the conveniences you need to relax and rejuvenate. And you don’t need have Rockefeller as your last name to be able to afford a place to rest your head. There are a wide variety of cheap historic hotels in San Diego County that cater to everyone, no matter your budget.

Whatever your reason for visiting San Diego County, make sure you book your stay with Travelocity. Our Price Guarantee will ensure that you have plenty of extra cash to spend at all the museum gift shops.

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