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5 Reasons to Stay near San Diego’s Little Italy

Little Italy San Diego is a small, yet eccentric neighborhood just outside of the downtown district. Just like its name suggests, Little Italy offers a slice of the authentic Italian restaurants and traditions you would find in the actual European country. If you are debating whether or not you should stay near this charming community, the Marina Inn offers the top 5 reasons why guests love staying at our hotel near Little Italy San Diego.

  1. Proximity to Airport – Little Italy is located 2.5 miles from the San Diego Airport, offering convenience to travelers and vacationers. If you are not planning on renting a car during your trip, cab rides are inexpensive, typically ranging from $10-$12.
  2. Central Location – Visitors who stay near Little Italy enjoy easy access to the downtown district, the many beaches of San Diego and a variety of attractions including Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. Within a 10 minute drive of so many great locations, you can easily explore all the city has to offer.
  3.  Authentic Cuisine – If you love Italian cuisine, there is no better place to be than Little Italy. With many restaurants owned and operated by Italian families, you can enjoy classic Italian dishes from homemade pasta and bruschetta to cannolis and gelato.
  4. Culture & History – The area is ideal for history buffs as there are first class museums and art galleries around every turn. There are also many places that sell handmade Italian gifts and furniture for those looking to purchase something to commemorate their trip.
  5. Affordable Hotels – Offering a great location, Little Italy hotels are less expensive than those in the Gaslamp. At the Marina Inn, guests are able to enjoy the same amenities and fantastic location at a fraction of the cost.

If you are interested in making a reservation at a hotel near Little Italy, contact the Marina Inn today. As the preferred hotel of travelers in search of great value, we offer free wireless internet, cable television, breakfast and parking for all of our guests. Check rates and availability now by calling 1-800-571-2933.

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