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Pacific Beach California Accommodations

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The Pacific Beach center point is approximately 1 mile north of Mission Bay Park.

Pacific Beach is a neighborhood in San Diego, California, that features the Pacific Ocean on its west side. The neighborhood is surrounded by several other San Diego suburbs and neighborhoods, including Mission Bay, La Jolla, and Mission Beach. Locals enjoy spending time in “P.B.” because of its gorgeous views, vibrant cultural scene, variety of local restaurants, and plenty of nightlife spots. Along Mission Boulevard and Garnet Avenue, you'll also find boutiques and shops selling the latest apparel and accessories. More from this guide...

Pacific Beach Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa in San Diego
+1-888-690-5247
3999 Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.80 miles southwest of Pacific Beach
  • 4 star Beach property
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Wifi quality could be improved
  • Facilities in need of refurbishment
From$109
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Ocean Park Inn
+1-888-305-3366
710 Grand Ave., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.81 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Midscale Beach property
  • 3 floors in property
From$129
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Ith Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel : 707 Reed Ave.
+1-800-881-1523
707 Reed Ave., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.82 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Economical hotel
Tower 23 Hotel in San Diego
+1-888-283-3404
723 Felspar St., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.83 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • High end Beach property
  • Check-in time: 4:00pm
From$419
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Surfer Beach Hotel
+1-866-221-8581
711 Pacific Beach Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.86 miles southwest of Pacific Beach
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • 4 floors in property
  • Rooms are not good
  • Internet is poor
From$113
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Blue Sea Beach Hotel : 707 Pacific Beach Dr.
+1-866-429-5787
707 Pacific Beach Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.87 miles southwest of Pacific Beach
  • Three Star Oceanfront hotel
  • 12 suites in property
  • Almost all guests found the balcony ok
  • Excellent beach hotel
From$180
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Pacific View Inn - San Diego
+1-888-690-5281
610 Emerald St., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.87 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Two star Beach hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
From$193
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Beach Haven Inn in San Diego
+1-888-690-5247
4740 Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.88 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Economical property
  • Check in: 15:00
  • For 64%, maintenance was acceptable
  • Internet is poor
From$100
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Pb Surf Beachside Inn - San Diego
+1-888-305-3366
4760 Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.89 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$80
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Diamond Head Inn
+1-800-881-1523
605 Diamond St., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.90 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Low Cost hotel
  • Hotel has 21 rooms
  • Breakfast can be improved
  • Service is adequate
From$74
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Pacific Terrace Hotel : 610 Diamond St.
+1-888-283-3404
610 Diamond St., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.91 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Midscale Beach property
  • 73 rooms in hotel
  • Comfortable beds
  • Fantastic service
From$199
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Pacific Shores Inn
+1-866-221-8581
4802 Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.94 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • Two-star Beach property
  • 56 rooms in hotel
  • Most guests criticized the small bathroom
  • Good restaurants & bars in the area
Capri by The Sea in San Diego
+1-866-429-5787
4767 Ocean Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~0.97 miles west of Pacific Beach
  • 3 star Beach property
  • Hotel has 30 suites
  • Building is tired and old
  • Terrific location
From$140
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Paradise Point Resort & Spa : 1404 Vacation Rd.
+1-888-690-5281
1404 Vacation Rd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.44 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • Four star Beach property
  • Hotel has 462 rooms
From$109
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Inn at Mission Bay : 4545 Mission Bay Dr.
+1-888-690-5247
4545 Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.52 miles east of Pacific Beach
  • Low Cost Beach hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Front door stuck
  • Nice simple hotel
Holiday Inn Express Seaworld Beach Area
+1-888-305-3366
4540 Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.52 miles east of Pacific Beach
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$125
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La Quinta Inn San Diego Mission Bay by Wyndham : 4610 De Soto St.
+1-800-881-1523
4610 De Soto St., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.57 miles east of Pacific Beach
  • 3-star Beach property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Almost all guests thought the architecture was beautiful
  • Wonderful housekeeping
From$80
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Rodeway Inn
+1-888-283-3404
4345 Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.64 miles east of Pacific Beach
  • Low Cost Beach property
  • Hotel has 45 rooms
The Bahia Resort Hotel
+1-866-221-8581
998 West Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.73 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • Mid-scale Beach hotel
  • Check in: 4p
  • Regular internet service
  • Our 3 kids loved the sand
From$119
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Rent Mission Beach - San Diego
+1-866-429-5787
711 Island Court Mission Beach, San Diego, CA 92109 ~1.80 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • Luxurious 5 Star property
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina - San Diego
+1-888-690-5281
1441 Quivira Rd., San Diego, CA 92109 ~2.15 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • High-end Beach hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Most guests thought the service was very professional
  • Most guests thought the valet service was acceptable
From$289
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The Dana on Mission Bay in San Diego
+1-888-690-5247
1710 West Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~2.16 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • Four-star Beach property
  • 7 conference rooms in property
Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa
+1-888-305-3366
1775 East Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109 ~2.27 miles southeast of Pacific Beach
  • High end Resort hotel
  • 357 rooms in hotel
From$100
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Best Western Mission Bay in San Diego
+1-800-881-1523
2575 Clairemont Dr., San Diego, CA 92117-6602 ~2.28 miles east of Pacific Beach
  • 2 star Beach hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Entrance area is ok
  • Most guests criticized the unstylish hotel
Ocean Villa Inn : 5142 West Point Loma Blvd.
+1-888-283-3404
5142 West Point Loma Blvd., San Diego, CA 92107 ~2.98 miles south of Pacific Beach
  • Mid-scale hotel
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Graph: Upcoming 20 Days of Pacific Beach Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Pacific Beach, CA discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Pacific Beach hotel for each day and each star rating category.

Within this neighborhood is a beach of the same name, which includes miles of oceanfront property between La Jolla and the jetty of Mission Bay. The beach houses Ocean Boulevard/Ocean Front Walk, which spans more than 3.2 miles and offers pedestrian access to shops, bars, restaurants, and small hotels that sit next to the water. You'll notice a theme in the names of the streets in Mission Beach: Those running north and south are named for federal officials from the 19th century, while those running east and west are named for precious stones.

What time of the year is best to visit Pacific Beach, California?

The climate in Pacific Beach is pleasant throughout the year, with only minor fluctuations as the seasons change. Because this neighborhood sits on the coast, it does routinely experience a thick marine cloud layer, which keeps the air damp and cool in the mornings and sometimes in the evenings as well. The area gets about 10 inches of rainfall per year, much of which comes between December and March. But you probably won't ever see snow during your visit: It has snowed in Pacific Beach only five times in the last 150 years. Thanks to the consistent, enjoyable weather year-round, you won't see major seasonal fluctuations in hotel rates.

San Diego does host several major events every year that can draw crowds and cause hotel prices in Pacific Beach to increase. These include a PGA Tour event in January, a Mardi Gras celebration in February, the Rock 'N' Roll Marathon and the county fair in June, the Shakespeare Festival from June through September, San Diego Comic-Con International each July, and the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival in November. Local sporting events may also impact hotel rates as people come to cheer on their favorite teams.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Pacific Beach, CA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Pacific Beach

Pacific Beach, CA: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. rate trends by star rating class in Pacific Beach, CA. Browse these charts to determine the least expensive time to stay in Pacific Beach for any future trips.

Are there luxury hotels in the Pacific Beach area?

4 Star Average Prices: $216.87

For a more luxurious stay in the Pacific Beach area, book a room at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort Spa & Golf Club. This five-star hotel is about 20 miles away in Carlsbad and boasts a variety of appealing amenities, including concierge services, a golf course, two outdoor swimming pools, two spa tubs, three restaurants, two poolside bars, and an arcade/game room. You can also enjoy a relaxing day at the hotel spa, with options like facials, body treatments, and massages. Your room has a pillowtop bed with premium bedding and a down comforter, a private patio or balcony, a soaking bathtub, complimentary toiletries, a DVD player, and a minibar.

Tower23 Hotel, close to Pacific Beach Park, is another upscale spot. Each of the 44 guest rooms in this cozy property has a flat-screen TV with premium channels, a Tempur-Pedic bed with premium bedding, a minibar, a private patio or balcony, free wired and wireless internet access, and designer toiletries. Amenities for guests include the use of a nearby fitness facility, a rooftop terrace, concierge services, room service available during limited hours, and a restaurant. Free valet parking is available on-site. You can also enjoy a full breakfast each morning for an additional fee.

Relax in style at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, a resort hotel in nearby La Jolla. Enjoy amenities like a complimentary shuttle that offers service within a 5-mile radius, an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a steam room, free Wi-Fi, concierge services, and a gift shop. You don't have to travel far to dine, as the property has four restaurants, offers room service 24 hours a day, and has two bars, including a poolside bar. Full breakfasts are served daily for an additional fee. The guest rooms feature iPod docking stations, premium bedding, designer toiletries, wired and wireless internet access, refrigerators, and 37-inch flat-screen TVs.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Pacific Beach

What budget hotels are available in Pacific Beach, CA?

3 Star Average Prices: $161.37

Motel San Diego offers affordable rates in a cozy setting. Each of the 27 guest rooms has air conditioning, free wireless internet access, complimentary toiletries, and separate workspaces. You can also request a microwave if you need one during your stay. Amenities for guests include laundry facilities, free on-site parking, a garden, and a picnic area. When staying here, you'll be less than 10 minutes from Old Town San Diego State Park and about 5 miles from the University of San Diego.

Another budget-friendly place to stay is Red Roof Inn San Diego Pacific Beach/SeaWorld Area. Each room comes equipped with a 32-inch flat-screen TV with all your favorite cable channels, a refrigerator, a microwave, a shower/tub combination, free toiletries, a desk, and a tea and coffee maker. Enjoy the complimentary continental breakfast served each morning. You'll also have access to concierge services, a 24-hour front desk, a business center, free parking, a television in the lobby, and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Enjoy a reasonably priced stay at Rodeway Inn San Diego Beach SeaWorld Area, which is about 3 miles from Mission Beach. This comfortable property has a variety of amenities, including a 24-hour front desk, a business center, free parking for guests, free wireless internet access, and a television in the lobby. Within the guest rooms, you'll find separate workspaces, tea and coffee makers, flat-screen TVs with cable programming, and complimentary toiletries in the private bathrooms. The hotel also serves a free continental breakfast each morning, which includes cereal, assorted bread and pastries, coffee, tea, and juice.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Pacific Beach

2 Star Average Prices: $128.02

2 Star Hotel Prices in Pacific Beach

What are the best discounts available in Pacific Beach, California?

You'll find a number of discounts available at the various hotels located in Pacific Beach. If you're a member of AAA, you'll enjoy lower rates at Pacific Shores Inn on Pacific Beach, Pacific View Inn, The Dana on Mission Bay, Good Nite Inn San Diego Near SeaWorld, La Jolla Cove Suites, and Red Roof Inn San Diego Pacific Beach/SeaWorld Area. If you're visiting Pacific Beach with a group, you may be able to score a discounted rate when you book multiple rooms at the same time.

Senior travelers are eligible to save when staying at Blue Sea Beach Hotel, Bahia Resort Hotel, Hotel La Jolla Curio Collection by Hilton, and La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club Resort. Military and government personnel can score discounts at Holiday Inn Express SeaWorld.

Where do you find the best value hotels near Pacific Beach?

La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Mission Bay offers excellent value for guests. Amenities include a fitness center, an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a business center, and free on-site self-parking. Each room has a 32-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, a microwave, a refrigerator, free wired and wireless internet access, complimentary toiletries, a tea and coffee maker, and a phone with free local calls. Enjoy the free breakfast buffet each morning, which includes hot and cold favorites.

Another high-value property is Holiday Inn Express SeaWorld Beach Area. Relax in your room, which has a flat-screen TV, a pillowtop bed, free Wi-Fi, a shower/tub combination, and free toiletries. You can also take a dip in the outdoor pool, stay active in the fitness center, and take advantage of the dry-cleaning/laundry services. The hotel staff can help with arranging tours or getting tickets to local attractions. This property also offers a complimentary buffet breakfast every morning.

What must you see and do while staying in Pacific Beach, CA?

The beach is one of the most popular attractions in Pacific Beach, offering miles of sand where you can relax in the sunshine, dig and build sand castles with the kids, or even learn to surf in the Pacific Ocean. While you're at the beach, be sure to walk along the boardwalk and pick up souvenirs, eat at the local restaurants, or even enjoy a cocktail with a view. For shopping, nightlife, and dining, Garnet Avenue is the main hub, featuring an array of bars, pubs, eateries, and local coffee houses.

For younger kids, a visit to Fanuel Street Park, which has playground equipment and sits in front of the bay, is a fun outing. This area is also close to several stunning golf courses, including Torrey Pines, which hosts an annual stop on the PGA Tour. Mission Bay Park is about a mile away, and you can rent a boat or walk on the pedestrian path to enjoy stunning natural views. If you're up for an adventure, take one of the hikes in the area, such as the 2-mile roundtrip path to Sunset Cliffs or the 3-mile hike in Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

Whether you're visiting Pacific Beach on business or for leisure, you'll love the stunning natural scenery and exciting things to do and see on every corner. Find the perfect hotel to call home during your stay in this beachfront neighborhood of San Diego.

FAQs about hotels in Pacific Beach

What are the top rated hotels in Pacific Beach?

Pantai Inn, Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa and Ocean Park Inn are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Pacific Beach?

Rent Mission Beach, Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa and Tower 23 Hotel are the top 3 luxury hotels near Pacific Beach city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Pacific Beach?

Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa, Ocean Park Inn, and Ith Beach Bungalow Surf Hostel are the properties closest to Pacific Beach city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Pacific Beach cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Pacific Beach can be as cheap as $128.02 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Pacific Beach cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Pacific Beach has been $161.37 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Pacific Beach cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Pacific Beach has been $216.87 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Pacific Beach?

Pantai Inn, Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa and Tower 23 Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Pacific Beach?

Comfort Inn & Suites San Diego Zoo Seaworld Area and Rodeway Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Pacific Beach?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites La Jolla, Holiday Inn Express Seaworld Beach Area and Holiday Inn Express Seaworld are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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