The Best Hotels in San Diego
Collected by Afar Magazine
Southern California's surf-centric city offers beautiful beaches and big city attractions such as seriously good restaurants, breweries, and boutiques. The Gaslamp is the city's hip hood. Base yourself at the Andaz or the eco-chic Indigo or camp out at their uber cool rooftop bars. History buffs should book a stay at the US Grant of Hotel del Coronado with its national historic landmark status. For top-notch service and luxe touches escape to the Fairmont Grand del Mar.
600 F St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
When you arrive at its boutique property in the Gaslamp Quarter, Andaz makes you feel like you’re coming home. Rather than being greeted with a line and a check-in desk, you’ll take a seat in the lounge, get all the information you...
5300 Grand Del Mar Ct, San Diego, CA 92130, USA
Luxurious amenities and first-class service have landed Fairmont Grand Del Mar atop many best-of lists. From overnight shoeshines and daily newspaper delivery to free transportation to nearby beaches, anything you might need has already been...
1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118, USA
Designated a national historic landmark in 1977, Hotel del Coronado has played host to a number of notable people, including presidents, celebrities, and dignitaries, over the years. President Franklin D. Roosevelt visited the hotel several times,...
509 Ninth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Located in the Gaslamp Quarter, the recently constructed Hotel Indigo San Diego toes the line between hip and historic. The eco-chic boutique property prides itself on achieving LEED certification and boasts such unique features as a...
1047 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Like San Diego, Hotel Palomar mixes beach and city influences seamlessly. The boutique property’s central location in the Gaslamp Quarter and SoCal-inspired design concept are an ideal combination. Accommodations are outfitted with custom...
7100 Aviara Resort Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92011, USA
Built on 280 acres of land, the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort in Carlsbad makes the most of its natural surroundings. You’ll find two pools, six tennis courts, and an 18-hole golf course on the huge property. Both adults and children will have...
5921 Valencia Cir, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067, USA
With suite-only accommodations, Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa exudes luxury down to its finest details. The gorgeously appointed, hacienda-style lodgings all feature 600-thread-count linens, custom organic bath products, and an Illy espresso...
435 Sixth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Hotel Solamar is all about providing warm SoCal hospitality. Mingle in the lobby during the daily happy hour, and rent a free designer bike for beachside cruising. You can even turn your room into your ideal retreat, thanks to an eight-option...
1055 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
The Bristol Hotel is a modern boutique property located near the Gaslamp Quarter. A member of the Green Lodging Program, the hotel is one of seven in San Diego to have a Green Eco-Leaf Rating. From energy-efficient technology to eco-friendly...
326 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Founded more than a century ago, the US Grant gracefully mixes its historic legacy with contemporary touches. Ulysses Grant Jr., the son of President Ulysses Grant, began construction on the property at the turn of the 20th century. A time capsule...
421 W B St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
W San Diego is unapologetically trendy. The hotel prides itself on providing a versatile space where you can relax and recharge or go all out. Rooms have such self-affirming names as “Wonderful,” “Spectacular,” and...
723 Felspar St, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
Just steps from Pacific Beach Park, Tower23 Hotel has embraced its stunning location to the fullest. Modern rooms and suites reflect inspiration from their natural surroundings. A palette of muted colors translates into a tranquil atmosphere,...
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