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Close to the best of Downtown San Diego!
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown Hotel! COVID-19 has affected a lot of travel plans and we are still open for business. Our hotel is clean and safe and every room has a mini fridge. We are near Balboa Naval Hospital and Sharp Hospital.
Our Downtown San Diego hotel is a prime location for several popular San Diego attractions and bustling nightlife. We are a short walk from Petco Park (home of the Padres), Maritime Museum of San Diego, Balboa Park, USS Midway, Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, The New Children’s Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
Join us at our Happy Hour reception every Tuesday to Thursday from 5:00pm – 6:30pm. You can start your evening with complimentary beer, wine, sodas and snacks. Feel like a late-night snack? Come down to our lobby and indulge on a fresh baked cookie served every night at 8pm.
We have a complimentary airport shuttle to and from the San Diego International Airport (SAN), San Diego Zoo and the Port of San Diego Cruise Ship Terminal; helping you save time & money. Our shuttle runs daily from 5:00am – 9:00pm.
We offer free Wi-Fi to all of our guests to keep you connected with your family, friends, and work while you are away from home.
- Black-out Shades
- Crib Available
- Iron/Ironing Board
- In-room Safe
- Separate Hanging Closet
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- 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
- Oversized Bath Towels
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Full Breakfast Included
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
- Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
- Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available
- 2 Meeting Room(s) Available
- On-Site Business Center
- Office supplies available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
Entertainment & Recreation
- Outdoor Pool
- Heated Outdoor Pool
- Outdoor Pool Hours of Operation: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Health & Fitness
Complimentary Fitness Center
Hours of Operation: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Fitness Center Type: LIMITED
Fitness Center Equipment:
- Elliptical Machines
- Free Weights
- Stationary Bicycle
Last Renovation of Fitness Center Equipment: 2017
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities
- Hours of Operation: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
- Concierge Services
- Language Interpretation
- Wake Up Calls
1430 Seventh Avenue
San Diego, California 92101
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 23 USD
- $23.00 Parking rate includes 24hr in/out privileges. Guests parking charges will be posted on their bills. It is a gated parking structure.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
- Registration Desk
- Business Center
- Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 1
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Registration Area
- Accessible Guest Rooms
- Business Center
- Meeting Room
Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance
- Accessible Self Parking
- Van Accessible Self Parking
- Ramp Access
- Closed Caption TVs
- Telephone with TDD
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
- Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Service Animals Allowed
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 3
- Total Number of Rooms: 148
- Number of Suites: 10
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 148
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 8
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Public Spaces Renovated in: 2017
- Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2017
Languages + -
Languages Spoken by Staff
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
Be The Readiest® for your stay
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
At Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 23 USD.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown 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.
Is there an area shuttle available at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
No, there is not a local area shuttle available at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown.
Does Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown have a pool?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown has an outdoor pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown is available from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown 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 Downtown offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown have a restaurant on site?
Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown has 1 restaurant.
Is there a fitness center at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
Yes, there is an onsite fitness center at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown have?
The Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown has 148 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown.