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Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, an IHG Hotel, San Diego

San Diego hotel with outdoor pool and restaurant

  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
From
$177 CAD

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  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking - Guest Room
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking - Guest Room
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  • Pool
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking - Guest Room
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1430 7th Ave, San Diego, 92101, CA, United States of America
8.2.Very Good.
  • Breakfast was disappointing. How is there no local fruits available? Walls were paper…

    Feb. 14, 2020

  • Nice rooms and great services including airport and Cruise shuttles and breakfast.

    Jan. 18, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Clean Promise (IHG) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Quiet
Safe
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 148 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Self parking
  • Terrace

For families

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free toiletries
  • Terrace

What’s around

  • In Downtown San Diego
  • Copley Symphony Hall - 4 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 7 min walk
  • San Diego City College - 8 min walk
  • Lyceum Theatre - 11 min walk
  • San Diego Repertory Theater - 15 min walk
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from August 01 2020 to December 31 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Business center
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Transfer Shower)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Transfer Shower)
  • Room, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Mobility Transfer Shower)
  • Deluxe Suite, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Transfer Shower)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony

Location

1430 7th Ave, San Diego, 92101, CA, United States of America
  • In Downtown San Diego
  • Copley Symphony Hall - 4 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 7 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Downtown San Diego
  • Copley Symphony Hall - 4 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 7 min walk
  • San Diego City College - 8 min walk
  • Lyceum Theatre - 11 min walk
  • San Diego Repertory Theater - 15 min walk
  • Petco Park - 17 min walk
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego - 19 min walk
  • San Diego Bay - 20 min walk
  • Waterfront Park - 20 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 21 min walk

Getting around

  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 11 min drive
  • General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) - 36 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 13 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 26 min drive
  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 36 min drive
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 18 min walk
  • Old Town Transit Center - 5 min drive
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 16 min drive
  • 5th Avenue Station - 6 min walk
  • Civic Center Station - 9 min walk
  • City College Trolley Station - 11 min walk

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 148 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 23.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Microwave in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Working away

  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1320
  • Conference space size (meters) - 123
  • One meeting room

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Year Built - 1969
  • Elevator
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public restroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Braille signage
  • Closed-captioned TV
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillowtop mattress

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Microwave (on request)

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Cocina 35 - This family restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch.

Fees & policies

PetsPay at property

  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

  • Self parking costs USD 23.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club and JCB International. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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  • San Diego Holiday Inn
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FAQs

  • Yes, Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs USD 23.00 per day.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Yes, Cocina 35 offers Mexican cuisine. The dining venue will be unavailable from August 01 2020 to December 31 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include The Taco Stand (3-min walk), Donut Bar (4-min walk), and Sixth Avenue Bistro (4-min walk).
  • Holiday Inn Express San Diego Downtown, an IHG Hotel has an outdoor pool.
8.2.Very Good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The staff were friendly and attentive to my needs. The happy hour was a pleasant surprise and allowed an opportunity to mingle as a lone traveler. The locatuon is very close to a variety of areas and an easy walk to Balboa park, Little Italy and the waterfront.

    6 night trip, Jan. 16, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent staff and they offer over and beyond services for shuttle. Never had such a great experience /service like what they offered.

    Caro, 2 night romance trip, Jan. 15, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great bed, great amenities and in a fantastic location. I’ll be back.

    Marie, 1 night trip, Jan. 10, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The location is great and breakfast very good. The room we were in needs an update

    3 night romance trip, Jan. 4, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Five Star Hotel at 3 star price.

    Amazong hotel. Best personnel possible. A truly classy establishment.

    1 night trip, Dec. 19, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The hotel is within easy walking distance Of restaurants and shopping

    Bob, 1 night family trip, Dec. 6, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Staff were excellent. Location is great and within walking distance to the Gaslamp district.

    4 night business trip, Dec. 4, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Nice breakfast, very clean, has a safe, helpful staff.

    1 night romance trip, Oct. 25, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Breakfast was a nice addition to our stay. The room was nice.

    Janet, 3 night romance trip, Oct. 6, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great hotel and awesome staff especially the shuttle driver

    Pauline, 3 night trip with friends, Aug. 28, 2019

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