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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon $93
Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon

141 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA
     
    4.5
    of 5, from 4 reviews
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.

    Singing Hills Golf Resort $109
    Singing Hills Golf Resort

    Singing Hills Golf Resort

    3007 Dehesa Road, El Cajon, CA
       
      4.2
      of 5, from 14 reviews
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This smoke-free resort features a golf course, a casino, and a full-service spa. Families will appreciate the arcade/game room, onsite laundry facilities, and supervised childcare. Enjoy the 2 outdoor pools and perks like free self parking and a free casino shuttle.

      Northgate Motel $55
      Northgate Motel

      Northgate Motel

      461 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA
         
        3.8
        of 5, from 4 reviews
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free on-the-go breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

        Sycuan Casino Resort $79
        Sycuan Casino Resort

        Sycuan Casino Resort

        5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA
           
          3.7
          of 5, from 3 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This smoke-free hotel features a casino, a full-service spa, and 10 restaurants. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the 3 outdoor pools and get free valet parking.

          SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western El Cajon $79
          SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western El Cajon

          SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western El Cajon

          1355 E Main Street, El Cajon, CA
             
            3.7
            of 5, from 3 reviews
            2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the 24-hour business center. There's an outdoor pool on site, and a 24-hour front desk and express check-out are also provided.

            Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA $59
            Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA

            Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA

            471 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA
               
              3.6
              of 5, from 22 reviews
              2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the express check-out. Multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance and laundry facilities are on offer.

              Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon $63
              Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon

              Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon

              683 N Mollison, El Cajon, CA
                 
                3.2
                of 5, from 21 reviews
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This hotel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like continental breakfast and free self parking.

                Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon $45
                Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon

                Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon

                550 Montrose Court, I-8 at Magnolia Avenue Southbound, El Cajon, CA
                   
                  3.2
                  of 5, from 13 reviews
                  2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  An outdoor pool is featured at this motel, along with laundry facilities. Take advantage of the free self parking.

                  El Cajon Activities

                  Places To Go In El Cajon

                  Welcome, traveler, to El Cajon. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in El Cajon

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in El Cajon. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in El Cajon? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from El Cajon attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.