Our Downtown San Diego Hotel is within Walking Distance of Your Favorite Activities


A beautiful thing about the Pacific Inn and Suites is that this Downtown San Diego Hotel is within walking distance to so many beautiful and fun attractions.  Located just blocks from Little Italy, close to a Trolley station and about half a mile from the famous USS Midway, you can never run out of things to see and do.

Just two blocks east of this Downtown San Diego Hotel is a wonderful gem of a neighborhood, Little Italy.  Maybe it’s obvious that this place is chalk full of Italian Restaurants, Bistros, Cafes, and Shops.  And it won’t disappoint!  As well as being greeted in Italian and listening to beautiful accents, you will still find your fair share of Mexican Restaurants and Burger joints.  This area has its fair share of beautiful secluded alcoves for you to discover for a quiet moment alone.

Just less than a mile south is the Historic USS Midway.  This floating city is one of the United States longest serving Aircraft Carrier. Built in 1945 it served until it was decommissioned in 1992, since then it has been docked at its current location. Its museum has been open to the public since 2004 and is one of the world’s most visited ship museums.

Located about a quarter of a mile away from our property is the County Center/Little Italy Trolley Station.  From here you can travel all over San Diego.  An unlimited day pass costs only $5.00 with use of public busses as well.  The great thing about this is within minutes you can be downtown near the historic Gaslamp Quarter and Convention Center or Old Town, as well as a few different malls and Qualcomm Stadium.  All of this within steps of the trolley. And all of this conveniently located within walking distance of our beautiful Downtown San Diego Hotel.

Best Little Italy San Diego Restaurants


San Diego is a cultural hub bustling with activity. One of the top ethnic communities in San Diego is the Little Italy district which lies in the heart of the downtown district. For visitors and vacationers, there are many hotels close to Little Italy San Diego where one can stay while exploring all the wonder this neighborhood has to offer.

One of the most notable aspects of Little Italy is the authentic restaurants that line the streets. From Tuscany to the shores of the pacific, guests are able to enjoy Italian fare from various areas and well known Italian districts. Known for their decedent appeal, savory plate and generous servings, you cannot go wrong with a meal at one of the many Little Italy San Diego restaurants. Some popular restaurants in Little Italy include:

  1. Monello:

    Traditional Italian street food at its finest. Monello serves up delicious and authentic meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Visit on Saturdays and Sundays and enjoy a savory Farmer’s Market Brunch, locally sourced from the Little Italy San Diego Mercado.

  2. Petrini’s:

    At Petrini’s, food is more than a necessity, it is a way of life. This family restaurant is irresistible and always begs for seconds. With its outdoor dining and pet-friendly atmosphere, Petrini’s is a knockout.

  3. Pappalecco:

    Dare to adventure into the heart of Italy? At Pappalecco, one is given the chance to travel the streets of Italy after just one bite.  The mission of this restaurants is to use the highest quality products to create food that allows you to experience all areas of Italy. Fall in love with more than just the food and step through the doors of Pappalecco.

If you are looking to explore more than American culture during your Southern California vacation, there is no better place to visit than San Diego’s Little Italy district. Come experience Little Italy San Diego restaurants, music, atmosphere and excitement today.

Book your stay at the Pacific Inn and enjoy some of the best rates for hotels in Downtown San Diego. From your room or suite, you are within walking distance to the enchanting neighborhood of Little Italy and are also in close proximity to the San Diego Airport, the Convention Center and the popular Gaslamp District. Whether in town for business or pleasure, reserve a room at the Pacific Inn and make the most of your stay in San Diego. For upcoming rates and availability contact a Reservation Manager at 1-800-571-2933.

Ways to Travel around Downtown San Diego


The downtown district of San Diego is rich in history and provides visitors with non-stop entertainment.  An excellent place for travelers and vacationers, the area contains numerous shops, fine dining restaurants, museums, and more.  From family friendly activities during the day to live entertainment in the evenings, the versatile area has something for everyone.

Most importantly, the layout of the downtown district provides vacationers with easy access to the city and surrounding areas without the need to rent a car.  If you are staying at a downtown San Diego hotel, there are plenty of transportation options that will bring you to the city’s popular sites and attractions.

Taxis are the most common way to get around downtown San Diego.  With most taxi companies operating twenty four hours a day, there is always a convenient and economical way to explore the city.  Other popular areas to visit include Seaport Village, Little Italy and the Gaslamp District.  Each historic neighborhood has its own charming atmosphere, providing vacationers with a unique experience.

Bike taxis are another way to travel the city.  As you sit back and relax, bike taxis provide a fun way to reach your destination and take in the excitement of downtown San Diego.  Many bike taxi drivers are knowledgeable about the area and can also provide a tour and recommendations of activities and sites to see.

For individuals who are looking to explore the beaches of San Diego, there are also plenty of options that depart from the ports of downtown San Diego.  Coronado, named the number one beach in America, is definitely a destination travelers must visit.  The sparking sands and beautiful views are easily accessible from the downtown San Diego Harbor by ferries or water taxis.  The flexible ferry schedule and continual water taxi trips make traveling to Coronado without a car simple and convenient.

Whether you are in town for business or leisure, the Marina Inn will help make your travels convenient and comfortable.  Our downtown location makes us the ideal choice for travelers looking for hotels near the San Diego Convention Center, the airport and other popular San Diego attractions.   Enjoy our affordable rates and spacious accommodations and make your trip to San Diego one to remember.

Traveling San Diego Style


The Pacific Inn and Suites is a beautiful, newly renovated hotel, just one block away from the picturesque San Diego Bay. This hotel’s perfect location allows guests to take advantage of one of San Diego’s most popular ways to view the city, Hornblower Harbor Cruises. Enjoy an endless champagne brunch or take a loved one out for a romantic evening among the San Diego bay and skyline. With a gorgeous ocean and skyline view like San Diego’s, who wouldn’t want to partake? Make yourself feel pampered for a day and enjoy the San Diego sunshine, Hornblower Cruise style!

Also along the San Diego Bay are some of the best seafood restaurants in town. Amongst these are The Fish Market and San Diego’s #1 seafood restaurant, Anthony’s. The Fish Market is located in between the ever charming Seaport Village and the USS Midway Museum. Anthony’s, a family friendly, delicious and affordable San Diego favorite, has been attracting guests for decades. Travelers from all over the world have raved about all the many benefits that the San Diego Bay has to offer, Hornblower Harbor Cruises and the best seafood in town as two of the most popular reasons guests will absolutely love the location of the Pacific Inn.

Start your Cruise Liner Voyage from a Downtown San Diego Hotel


There are a million things to consider when planning a vacation such as the cost, travel time and where you want to go. Many travelers who are looking for an all-inclusive vacation option are choosing cruises.  However, cruise ship excursions often only depart from major coastal cities.  For vacationers who require extra travel in order to get these port cities, the cost of driving, staying the night before their departure or finding a place to park the car for the extensive period of time you’ll be at sea, become additional burdens. However, if you are departing from the San Diego Port, a downtown San Diego Hotel can provide you with the perfect solution to your problems.

The Pacific Inn and Suites is situated in the ideal spot for those who are departing on the cruise liners from San Diego.  It is conveniently located a mere 2 blocks to the cruise terminal and 2 miles from the San Diego International Airport.  If you are looking for hotels near the Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, the Convention Center and the harbor, the Pacific Inn offers guests affordable accommodations in a great location.

Additionally, the Pacific Inn offers a special promotion tailored to meet the needs of cruise goers.  The Park & Cruise Package presents hotel guests an exclusive offer that includes a 1 night stay at the hotel as well as 7 nights of parking.  For those who are traveling from out of the San Diego area, the package allows you to come to San Diego a day early, eliminating the chaos of arriving the day your cruise departs.  In addition, by booking the Park & Cruise Package you are provided with a way to safely park your car, while embarking on your journey at sea.

The Pacific Inn and Suites offers you affordable and convenient accommodations to complete your cruise line vacation planning. Contact us at 1-800-571-2933 to make your reservation today.

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