4.0 out of 5

Located in San Diego (Downtown San Diego), Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown is minutes from Copley Symphony Hall and San Diego Civic Theatre.

This hotel is close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 136 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and lunch, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held on select days.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary during limited hours.

Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business center and meeting rooms are available. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free during limited hours. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown. For a fee, parking is available.

This 3-star San Diego hotel is smoke free.

  • 136 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 1320 sq ft of conference space
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown offers 136 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and microwaves can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs available
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception on select days.

Cocina 35 - This family restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast, available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception for you to enjoy on select days. You can order up room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown has an outdoor pool.

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

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport transportation is offered during limited hours. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 20.00
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 16.00 per day
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

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You should know

Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).