Little Italy Guide
Little Italy is an urban neighborhood in San Diego that is overflowing with rich history and culture. Visitors flock to Little Italy to experience the laid back, European atmosphere and to enjoy the many restaurants, art galleries, museums and small craft and clothing boutiques.
Getting to Little Italy is not difficult as it is located about 2 miles from the Airport, just along the San Diego Bay. You can easily travel into Little Italy by car or public transportation. There are multiple bus stops throughout Little Italy, a trolley stop and an Amtrack station that will place you in the heart of all the action.
If you are visiting, the most popular street in Little Italy is India Street. This street is home to a majority of the shops and restaurants in Little Italy, as well as many museums. The district is rather small so vacationers who plan on visiting the area should explore it by foot to be sure no attractions are skipped. Also keep in mind that parking is limited and most of the parking in Little Italy is metered. The best place to park would be on India Street or on the nearby surrounding streets.
Map of Little Italy San Diego
If you need assistance with navigating through the city, please use the map of Little Italy below.
Hotel Options in Little Italy
Travelers looking for charming and quaint hotels in San Diego often prefer to stay in Little Italy. The neighborhood is a little less chaotic than the downtown district, yet still offers a great location nearby many popular tourist attractions. In addition, hotels in Little Italy are a short commute from the airport, offering additional convenience for travelers on a tight schedule.
If you are looking for an affordable Little Italy hotel in San Diego, the Marina Inn & Suites is an ideal option. Whether you are traveling alone, with a partner or with your entire family, we have a variety of rooms and suites to accommodate your individual travel needs. We also understand there are endless options for things to do and sites to see in San Diego. Therefore, we offer low hotel rates year round so you don’t have to spend your entire vacation budget on your accommodations. With rates starting as low as $39, we offer great value for a downtown San Diego hotel. For upcoming availability, contact a Reservation Manager at 1-800-571-2933.