Below is a list of the best hotels, hostels, B&Bs and guesthouses in San Diego as recommended by the most popular travel experts around the world from CNN, Lonely Planet, Fodor’s, New York Times and more. All the hotel recommendations on the list have been referenced with customer reviews, and we only list hotels which have a review rating of at least 4 out of 5 stars.
San Diego is a major city in the US state of California. The city is the eighth largest in the US in terms of population and the second in the state itself. The city is popular for its mild year-round climate as well as its natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, and emergence as a healthcare and biotech development center. The city also has a long-standing association with the United States Navy and has been described as the birthplace of California.
The city main economic activities include military and defense-related activities, tourism, manufacturing and international trade. The city’s University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and UCSD Medical Centre have made the city become a major center of research in biotechnology.
Numerous popular museums are located in the city such as the San Diego Museum of Art, the Museum of Photographic Arts, the San Diego Air & Space Museum, the San Diego Museum of Man and the popular San Diego Natural History Museum.
Another famous museum in the city is the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Other cultural venues in the city include the San Diego Symphony at Symphony Towers, Old Globe Theatre and San Diego Opera at Civic Center Plaza.
Through the recommended hotels listed below, you can easily find the best places to stay in San Diego, California. If you like our list of hostels, B&Bs and hotels in San Diego, then you should also check out our selection of recommended hotels in Chicago or the best hotels in Los Angeles.