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Hotels near San Diego Zoo

The Sofia Hotel $137
The Sofia Hotel

The Sofia Hotel

150 W Broadway, San Diego
     
    4.4
    of 5, from 164 reviews
    3.5 out of 5.0

    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 Diego Convention Center and the cruise ship terminal.

    Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown $169
    Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

    Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

    530 Broadway, San Diego
       
      4.3
      of 5, from 18 reviews
      3.5 out of 5.0

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

      The Horton Grand Hotel $110
      The Horton Grand Hotel

      The Horton Grand Hotel

      311 Island Ave, San Diego
         
        3.9
        of 5, from 32 reviews
        3.5 out of 5.0

        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; Balboa Park and the San Diego Zoo are a 2-minute drive away.

        Porto Vista Hotel $119
        Porto Vista Hotel

        Porto Vista Hotel

        1835 Columbia St, San Diego
           
          3.2
          of 5, from 53 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Located in Little Italy, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Maritime Museum of San Diego and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Port of San Diego and USS Midway Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km). County Center - Little Italy Station is 6 minutes by foot and America Plaza Trolley Station is 11 minutes.

          Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego $170
          Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

          Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

          1 Market Pl, San Diego
             
            4.1
            of 5, from 103 reviews
            4.0 out of 5.0

            This expansive highrise hotel towers over San Diego Bay next to the Seaport Village retail complex, 1 block from the convention center, and 2 blocks from the historic Gaslamp Quarter.

            Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy $139
            Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy

            Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy

            1617 1st Avenue, San Diego
               
              3.5
              of 5, from 38 reviews
              3.0 out of 5.0

              This downtown San Diego hotel is near the convention center and minutes from San Diego Bay. Balboa Park, the Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, and San Diego Zoo are just a few minutes away by car.

              Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio $72
              Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio

              Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio

              3438 Park Boulevard, San Diego
                 
                3.5 out of 5.0

                This apartment building is located in San Diego (Hillcrest), close to San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and San Diego Air and Space Museum. Also nearby are San Diego City College and Desert Garden.

                Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio $69
                Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio

                Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio

                San Diego
                   
                  0.0 out of 5.0

                  This property is located in San Diego (Hillcrest), close to San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and San Diego Air and Space Museum. Also nearby are San Diego City College and Desert Garden.

                  The Zen Garden Close to All, Zoo, Parks, Restaurants, Shops, Nightlife and More Get Rates
                  The Zen Garden Close to All, Zoo, Parks, Restaurants, Shops, Nightlife and More

                  The Zen Garden Close to All, Zoo, Parks, Restaurants, Shops, Nightlife and More

                  San Diego
                     
                    0.0 out of 5.0

                    Located in Hillcrest, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, and Port of San Diego. Seaport Village and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 6 mi (10 km).

                    Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown Get Rates
                    Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown

                    Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown

                    San Diego
                       
                      0.0 out of 5.0

                      Located in Hillcrest, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, and Port of San Diego. Seaport Village and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 6 mi (10 km).

                      The Hideaway is the Best Kept Secret in San Diego Come and Explore... Get Rates
                      The Hideaway is the Best Kept Secret in San Diego Come and Explore...

                      The Hideaway is the Best Kept Secret in San Diego Come and Explore...

                      San Diego
                         
                        0.0 out of 5.0

                        Located in Hillcrest, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, and Port of San Diego. Seaport Village and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 6 mi (10 km).

                        Lovely Spacious Craftsman House In Balboa Park Minutes To Downtown And Beaches Get Rates
                        Lovely Spacious Craftsman House In Balboa Park Minutes To Downtown And Beaches

                        Lovely Spacious Craftsman House In Balboa Park Minutes To Downtown And Beaches

                        San Diego
                           
                          0.0 out of 5.0

                          Located in Hillcrest, this historic vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, and Port of San Diego. Seaport Village and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are also within 6 mi (10 km).

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                          San Diego Zoo Hotel & Travel Guide

                          Your visit to San Diego Zoo will be forever imprinted in your mind.

                          San Diego County, where it can be found, is 470 miles (756 kilometers) from the state capital, Sacramento.

                          Spending your time in a place that's conveniently located right near the action helps make for a more exciting trip. Just 2 miles (3 kilometers) from San Diego Zoo, you can choose from around 91 short and long-term accommodation options. The San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina and THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego are a couple of choices that are only 2 miles (3 kilometers) and 2 miles (3 kilometers) away. You may also like to consider the Kimpton Solamar Hotel, just 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.

                          Save a few dollars and stay at one of the close by bargain hotels. Why not give the Days Inn San Diego/Downtown/Convention Center a try? It's 1 mile (2 kilometers) away. Another alternative is the Best Western Cabrillo Garden Inn, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.

                          If you feel like a touch of elegance, you're in luck. You'll find a handful of upscale hotels that are a quick drive away. Quality choices would have to be the Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton and Paradise Point Resort & Spa.

                          Sit back, take a break and meet some fellow travelers at Jungle Java, which is just around the corner. If your hunger's not going to be satisfied that easily, take a table at Sandwich Company, a quality eatery close by. Explore another facet of the local area while you enjoy a drink at Lady Carolyn's Pub, also just a quick jaunt away.

                          Other Things to Do Near San Diego Zoo

                          Once you are finished with San Diego Zoo, you can look forward to the area's other sights:

                          • Add a creative element to your getaway by enjoying a play or two at Starlight Bowl.
                          • Balboa Park Carousel is a vibrant merry-go-round with old-world appeal that's guaranteed to please both children and adults.
                          • Attend the event or festival of your choice and appreciate one or two exhibits put on by Spanish Village Art Center.
                          • It's always a pleasure to have the chance to see the flower beds and botanical displays at Alcazar Garden, a beautiful, privately owned garden.
                          • You can take a look at the cacti and wildflowers at Desert Garden to learn more about how these species endure, and even flourish, in the harsh desert.

                          Need insider tips on must-see attractions in San Diego Zoo? Check out our San Diego Zoo travel guide!

                          How Much is a Hotel Room in San Diego Zoo?

                          Hotels in San Diego Zoo start at $69 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.