It’s fresh, it’s hot, and it’s free. Dig into our free Express Start Breakfast full of your favorites to help kick start your day.
Breakfast offering may vary by hotel location
We have recently renovated our lobby and guest rooms.
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Stay Smart at our Hotel Near Seaworld San Diego
Nestled in the prime location of the Mission Bay area of San Diego near the I-8 and Sports Arena, Holiday Inn Express San Diego – SeaWorld puts you right in the middle of the action and is only five miles from San Diego International Airport. Our Mission Bay hotel is less than a mile from SeaWorld San Diego and less than five miles from the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Downtown San Diego, San Diego Old Town, Ocean Beach, Mission Beach, Pacific Beach, Liberty Station, Gaslamp Quarter, Valley View Casino Center and the San Diego Waterfront.
Our corporate guests appreciate our free high speed WiFi and close Point Loma location to the Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD), Lockheed Martin, Contemporary Services Corp (CSC), SAIC, CACI, and Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SPAWAR).
Get your vacation day started out right with our complimentary hot breakfast. After a day at the park or beach, you can relax in our heated outdoor pool or whirlpool. For extended stay guests, we have a guest laundry facility for your use.
Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express – SeaWorld, a perfect vacation destination!
- Black-out Shades
- Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
- Crib Available
- Iron/Ironing Board
- Separate Hanging Closet
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Extra Bedding Available
- Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Separate Vanity Area
- Mini Refrigerator
- Coffee Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Free Local Calls
- Premium Channels
- Direct-dial Phone
- Two-line Phone
- Phone with Voicemail
- Windows Open by Guest
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Complimentary Bottled Water
- Full Breakfast Included
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
- Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
- Kids Eat Free
- Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available
- On-Site Business Center
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® One Rewards members
Entertainment & Recreation
- Outdoor Pool
- Heated Outdoor Pool
- Outdoor Whirlpool
- Outdoor Pool Hours of Operation: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Health & Fitness
Complimentary Fitness Center
We have One Treadmill, One Stationary bicycle, and One Elliptical Machine in addition to Free Weights ascending in weight by 5 pounds up to 50 pounds.
Hours of Operation: 5:30 AM to 11:00 PM
Fitness Center Type: LIMITED
Fitness Center Equipment:
- Elliptical Machines
- Stationary Bicycle
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities
- Hours of Operation: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Wake Up Calls
- Ice Machine
3950 Jupiter St (I-8 & Sports Arena Blvd)
San Diego, California 92110
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Check-in Age: 21
Parking + -
- Complimentary Self Parking Available
- FREE PARKING
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
- Registration Desk
- Business Center
- Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 0
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Registration Area
- Accessible Guest Rooms
- Business Center
- Exercise Facility
Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance
- Accessible Self Parking
- Van Accessible Self Parking
- Portable Bathtub Seats
- Closed Caption TVs
- Telephone with TDD
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Service Animals Allowed
- Only Service Animals are allowed in our property. Emotional Support Animals and pets are not allowed.
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 3
- Total Number of Rooms: 70
- Number of Suites: 2
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 68
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 4
- Connecting Rooms Available
Languages + -
Languages Spoken by Staff
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
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FAQs for Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
Complimentary parking is available at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area for hotel guests.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area have a pool?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area has an outdoor pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area is available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area is from 3:00 PM, and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area have a restaurant on site?
No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area.
Is there a fitness center at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
Yes, there is an onsite fitness center at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area have?
The Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area has 70 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express San Diego-Sea World Area.