A fun-filled day in San Diego doesn’t have to cost a fortune! There are plenty of local attractions that are free and worthwhile. So if you’re staying at the affordable Pacific Inn hotel near Downtown San Diego, here are some nearby things to do, all under $20.
Less than a half a mile away from the hotel is the Maritime Museum of San Diego, located at the Embarcadero. The Maritime Museum is dedicated to preserving some of the city’s oldest and most historic ships, including the Star of India. Tickets are listed at $13 to $16 for children and adults respectively. For just $5 more guests can float the open waters on Pilot during the old ship’s Historic Bay Cruise.
Next, enjoy a leisurely stroll heading North on Harbor Drive until you get to the Car2Go parking lot. Easily rent a convenient smart car for $.41 a minute and drive to Downtown San Diego, where you can drop the car off at its designated spot on 3rd and Ash. Once in the Gaslamp Quarter your options are seemingly endless. You can peruse the vast array of shops at Horton Plaza, grab happy hour at Ra Sushi or listen to entertaining dueling pianos at Shouthouse.
Another option is to drive your Car2Go smart car to Paradise Point where you can watch the sunset along the bay and then catch the nightly 5-minute SeaWorld fireworks show, which is visible from miles away. Traveling with the little ones and interested in a downtown hotel near SeaWorld San Diego? Click here for information about affordable family friendly accommodations conveniently located in the center of the city.
Finish off the day by relaxing in a spacious room or suite at the Pacific Inn hotel. Not only is Pacific Inn located just a couple blocks from the water and the airport, all of our rooms are extremely affordable. On top of already low price, we’re also offering our guests up to 12% off for booking in advance and 10% off for military, AAA and AARP members. Book a room online or call a reservations specialist at1-800-571-2933 today.