Hotels near Old Town San Diego – Comfortable Hotel Rooms in Old Town
Known as the historic birthplace of California, Old Town is a small community that resides east of Interstate 5. The quaint streets are lined with preserved historical sites, art galleries and family owned gift shops. If you are vacationing in San Diego and are in search of authentic Mexican and Spanish cuisine or want to experience the area’s rich history, Old Town is a must see destination. Located within 3 miles of the historic park, the Marina Inn is one of the top hotels near Old Town San Diego. Our hotel provides great rates and comfortable and spacious accommodations.
Visit Old Town San Diego, the Birthplace of California
The first European Settlement in California of the present-day united States was the San Diego Presidio. The Presidio, founded by Gaspar de Portola in 1769 served as a military outpost of Spanish California. Later that year, Father Junipero Serra established Mission San Diego de Alcala, the first mission of a 21-mission chain, beginning the colonization of California. The Presidio and Mission were original built on a bluff, overlooking what is currently known as Old Town San Diego.
Today, Old Town San Diego is a historic park that presents visitors with the opportunity to experience early San Diego as it was during the Spanish settlement in 1769. The bustling community is a fusion of old world charm and modern day tourist attractions. Home to more than 100 specialty shops, 32 restaurants, 12 art galleries and 27 historic building and sites, visitors can spend the entire day exploring the area and enjoying authentic cuisine, music and live entertainment.
Make your vacation to San Diego one to remember with a trip to Old Town California. Start planning your trip today and book a room at the Marina Inn. Offering the best rates and spacious accommodations for hotels near Old Town, our hotel is also in the perfect location to visit other popular attractions such as Sea World and the San Diego Zoo. Call us at 1-800-571-2933 to reserve your room and begin planning your trip to San Diego.