Shopping in San Diego’s Historic Old Town District
If you are staying at a discount San Diego hotel near Old Town, you will find plenty to do and see as San Diego’s Old Town district is full of historic attractions. In fact, there are nearly two dozen to choose from, ranging from classic historic sites such as the Whaley House and the still-standing original San Diego Courthouse and Jail to classic landmarks such as the Casa de Estudillo and the El Campo Santo Cemetery.
In addition to these historic landmarks there are plenty of options for shopping. The Old Town area is full of classic stores, old and new alike. You’re guaranteed to find items that please you, whether you’re shopping for clothes or tourist oriented knick knacks and keepsakes.
Shops the Entire Family will Enjoy
Some of our favorite finds, especially for kids can be found at the kiosk’s scattered up and down the main streets of Old Town. Here you can find a variety of pieces to commemorate your trip as well as clothing, cups and more with the famous Old Town label on them. Many vendors also sell handmade items, using raw materials and techniques passed down to them from generations above them. Be sure to ask where your pieces are from, you might be in for a great story!
Looking for specific stores? If you’re searching for a tasty treat in Old Town, you might try Cousin’s Old Town Candy Shop, a store overflowing with handmade sweet treats and candy dispensers. For visitors looking for a quality cigar, try the Churchill Cigar Lounge. And if you’re looking for jewelry, Celebrity Jewelry is here for you! Other points of interest include the Old Town Market, which includes over 40 different specialty shops. Jacqueline’s Consignment is an excellent place to find women’s apparel, jewelry, and art.
For more information about the shopping in Old Town San Diego or to reserve a room at a nearby hotel, contact the Pacific Inn. We are one of the preferred cheap hotels near Old Town San Diego offering a variety of complimentary amenities and discounted rates year round. What are you waiting for? See how much you can save with the Pacific Inn and use your savings toward a future shopping trip in Old Town!