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Wyndham San Diego Bayside
4 out of 5
2 km from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$214 per night from 30 Oct. to 31 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (3,299 reviews)

"I had a few issues but the staff was super friendly and took care of things"…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2020

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Balboa Park Luxury Bungalow With Palm Veranda
Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio
3.5 out of 5
0.7 km from San Diego Zoo
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3.5/5Good! (4 reviews)
Quaint apartment

"I chose this apartment because of its location and it had everything we needed, however I would recommend some local information be available on site. Also a few tips, such as when showering open a window as there is no bathroom fan. I liked the quaintness and the garden area."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2019

Amazing 2br/1ba Near Balboa Park & SD Zoo by Domio

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Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown
4.8/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Unbeatable location

"This house is in such a fantastic location. We walked to several places in Hillcrest and the zoo. The beds were comfy, the space was small but very well laid out to where it seemed bigger than the square footage. I’m not sure we could have slept 6 adults, but it was a great fit for 4. We had one ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct. 2020

Sutra in Hillcrest has the Most Amazing Location Near all 5 min From Downtown
Hillcrest Canyon Oasis
0.9 km from San Diego Zoo
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
I love the place, the location and the host. Anytime I come to San Diego this will be the spot.

"All good."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan. 2020

Hillcrest Canyon Oasis
Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
3 out of 5
1.6 km from San Diego Zoo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$188 per night from 29 Oct. to 30 Oct.
3.9/5Good! (918 reviews)

"The staff was wonderful very nice and understanding. Very clean and was very quiet the overall experience was great. Just parking is a bit tricky they’re really tight spots because it’s a circular hotel which makes it unique but I loved how everything was close by. My experience there was great I’ll ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2020

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy
Terrace Garden Suite at Resort-like Oasis Near Balboa Park
5/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
great stay

"great stay and beautiful grounds. Everything was as described."…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct. 2020

Terrace Garden Suite at Resort-like Oasis Near Balboa Park
Spacious Luxury Apartment at Tropical Resort-like Oasis by Balboa Park
5/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Honeymooners

"Kent’s place was quiet, beautifully remodeled, and landscaped. Close to most of San Diego adventures. We will be spending some anniversaries here for sure."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2020

Spacious Luxury Apartment at Tropical Resort-like Oasis by Balboa Park
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
4 out of 5
3.2 km from San Diego Zoo
The price is AU$354 per night from 5 Nov. to 6 Nov.
4.2/5Excellent! (1,885 reviews)

"The location and area was great and the room bar was convenient"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct. 2020

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Quiet 2BR 1 Bath in North Park Near Medical Centers w/ AC
The price is AU$599 per night from 30 Oct. to 31 Oct.
Quiet 2BR 1 Bath in North Park Near Medical Centers w/ AC
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around San Diego Zoo?
San Diego Zoo is located in an area of San Diego known for its array of dining options, bird watching and popular zoo. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 133 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near San Diego Zoo?
Wyndham San Diego Bayside is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. It’s located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from San Diego Zoo. Other good choices within a few miles include Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown Little Italy and Hard Rock Hotel San Diego.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near San Diego Zoo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in San Diego Zoo.
What can I see and do near San Diego Zoo?
USS Midway Museum, San Diego Air and Space Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego feature captivating exhibits. Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala, House of Pacific Relations International Cottages and Pantoja Park are landmarks that you won’t want to miss. You can watch performances at Copley Symphony Hall, Starlight Bowl and Old Globe Theater if you’re interested in local theatre.

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