With a stay at The Horton Grand Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Marina District, minutes from New Children's Museum and San Diego Convention Center.

This historic hotel is close to Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 132 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Marina District? This hotel has 22766 square feet (2115 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available.

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 22766 square feet (2115 square meters) and includes conference space. Tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly The Horton Grand Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of The Horton Grand Hotel was completed in December 2016.

This Victorian Marina District hotel is smoke free.

  • 132 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 7 conference rooms
  • 22766 sq ft of conference space
  • 2115 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1986
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Horton Grand Hotel offers 132 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and complimentary bottled water. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Marina District hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Fireplace
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

Ida Baileys - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Palace Bar - This piano bar specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a cooked-to-order breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 1:00 PM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Entertainment

The Palace Bar hosts live music every Friday and Saturday evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Five blocks away, the Embarcadero recreation area offers jogging trails and bike, boat, and kayak rentals. Within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) of the hotel are the 1,200-acre Balboa Park with 2 golf courses and a driving range, 13 museums, and the San Diego Zoo. Surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and other water activities are available at local beaches and Mission Bay Aquatic Park, 7.5 miles (12 kilometers) from the hotel.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
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.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 42 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

Children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.