• View
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private Bathroom
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe

Set in the center of San Diego, California, 2 blocks from the San Diego Trolley, the Holiday Inn Express Downtown San Diego is a completely nonsmoking hotel, which serves a free hot breakfast bar with scrambled eggs, bacon and sausages. After a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool, guests can enjoy a meal in the Indigo Cafe. The comfortable guestrooms at the Downtown San Diego Holiday Inn Express feature pillow-top mattresses and executive work desks with ergonomic chairs. Guests will also appreciate in-room refrigerators as well as free wired and wireless internet access.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

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Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 queen bed
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
and
1 sofa bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1

This property is taking steps towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.5
Facilities
7.9
Cleanliness
8.2
Comfort
8.3
Value for money
7.7
Location
8.4
Free WiFi
8.7
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Diane
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Bathroom was small, difficult to reach shower controls. Very noisy ventilation/heating system.
  • Kay
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location was perfect. The hotel was clean. The staff was very friendly and very helpful.
  • Franca
    CanadaCanada
    Very clean, comfortable beds, close to our cruise ship, good breakfast

Hotel area info

Amenities of Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking on site
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Aerobics
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Kid-friendly buffet
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs $35 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Auditory guidance
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fenced pool
Spa
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool
    • Aerobics

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite
    • Quad

  • Yes, Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Holiday Inn Express - Downtown San Diego, an IHG Hotel is 3,100 feet from the center of San Diego. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.