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Hotels near San Diego Zoo

Town and Country San Diego $95
Town and Country San Diego

Town and Country San Diego

500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego
     
    3.2
    of 5, from 37 reviews
    3.5 out of 5.0

    Comprising 32 acres, this resort and conference center is next to the 27-hole Riverwalk Golf Club; Old Town, Balboa Park, SeaWorld San Diego, and the world famous San Diego Zoo are just minutes away.

    Hard Rock Hotel San Diego $143
    Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

    Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

    207 5th Ave, San Diego
       
      4.0
      of 5, from 65 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0

      The Hard Rock Hotel is in the center of San Diego's bustling Gaslamp Quarter, with restaurants, bars, and nightlife. The San Diego Convention Center is across the street and PETCO Park is a block away.

      The Sofia Hotel $120
      The Sofia Hotel

      The Sofia Hotel

      150 W Broadway, San Diego
         
        4.4
        of 5, from 161 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.

        Best Western Seven Seas $113
        Best Western Seven Seas

        Best Western Seven Seas

        411 Hotel Circle South, San Diego
           
          3.6
          of 5, from 51 reviews
          3.0 out of 5.0

          Adjacent to I-8, this budget-friendly hotel is within 6 miles of 2 sports stadiums, the Gaslamp Quarter, the convention center, the San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, shopping malls, Fashion Valley & Mission Valley.

          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 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Diego City College and Maritime Museum of San Diego are also within 3 mi (5 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 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Diego City College and Maritime Museum of San Diego are also within 3 mi (5 km).

              Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown Get Rates
              Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown

              Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown

              719 Ash St, San Diego
                 
                2.7
                of 5, from 25 reviews
                2.5 out of 5.0

                The modern Baymont by Wyndham San Diego Downtown places guests 2 miles (3.2 km) from San Diego International Airport and a half-mile from the city center. The shopping, dining, and nightlife of the Gaslamp Quarter is a 15-minute walk from the hotel.

                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 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Diego City College and Maritime Museum of San Diego are also within 3 mi (5 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 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Diego City College and Petco Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                    Inn at the Park Get Rates
                    Inn at the Park

                    Inn at the Park

                    525 Spruce St, San Diego
                       
                      3.9
                      of 5, from 12 reviews
                      3.0 out of 5.0

                      This historic Italian Renaissance-style property, built in 1926, is on the edge of San Diego's trendy Hillcrest neighborhood, across the street from Balboa Park; the San Diego Zoo is within a half-mile.

                      Unique 2BR in Hillcrest by Sonder Get Rates
                      Unique 2BR in Hillcrest by Sonder

                      Unique 2BR in Hillcrest by Sonder

                      , San Diego
                         
                        0.0 out of 5.0

                        Located in Hillcrest, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park. San Diego City College and Petco Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).

                        Vibrant 1BR in Hillcrest by Sonder Get Rates
                        Vibrant 1BR in Hillcrest by Sonder

                        Vibrant 1BR in Hillcrest by Sonder

                        , San Diego
                           
                          0.0 out of 5.0

                          Located in Hillcrest, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of San Diego Natural History Museum and San Diego Zoo. Balboa Park and San Diego City College are also within 3 mi (5 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!

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