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840 A Street
San Diego, California 92101-4613
United States


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Hotel Overview

Centrally located in downtown San Diego, adjacent to Symphony Hall, just minutes away from Gaslamp Quarter, the downtown San Diego business district and famous Horton Plaza shopping mall, the Best Western Cabrillo Garden Inn is perfect for families, couples and business travelers alike.

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Stay at this charming San Diego hotel and you'll be in the heart of a thriving, exciting and fun city. Explore downtown San Diego by indulging in decadent restaurants at the nearby Gaslamp District, shopping at Horton Plaza shopping mall and Seaport Village, catching a game at PETCO Park, seeing a concert at San Diego Copley Symphony Hall or attending a conference at the San Diego Convention center - home of the world-famous San Diego Comic-Con and Fancy Food Show®. And with convenient access to Southern California's 163 Freeway and other nearby freeways, Best Western Cabrillo Garden Inn guests can enjoy attractions, like SeaWorld®, the San Diego Zoo®, Balboa Park, famous Old Town San Diego and local beaches.

After exploring everything that surrounds this boutique downtown San Diego hotel, unwind in spacious, well-appointed accommodations - each of which comes complete with cable television and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Other amenities at this 100% non-smoking San Diego downtown hotel include a complimentary continental breakfast each morning and self-parking - based on availability - for just a $20 overnight fee (oversized vehicle and trailer parking is not available).

Guests staying at this hotel in downtown San Diego for business reasons will also appreciate on-site limited business services and a close proximity to the San Diego Convention Center, USS Midway Carrier, Cruise Terminal, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, downtown San Diego business district and more.

Book a stay today at the Best Western Cabrillo Garden Inn - a world-class downtown San Diego hotel that offers all the comforts of home and an unbeatable location! Enjoy your stay.


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish, Mandarin, Tagalog)
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Paid parking, $20.00 USD nominal fee per night, per car, first come basis. Limited parking. Oversized Vehicles and Trailer parking not available.
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Free high-speed Internet access
  • Exterior corridor
  • Late check out If available, by arrangement only.
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space


  • Cable satellite television available remote control
  • In-room movies
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Desk/work area
  • High-speed Internet access, wireless
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/ ironing board
  • Refrigerator
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Air-conditioning, self controlled heating and cooling
  • In-room safe

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 3 mile(s) from Balboa Naval Hospital
  • 10 mile(s) from University of California San Diego Hospital


  • 0.1 mile(s) from Copley Symphony Hall
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Gaslamp District, restaurants, music shopping and dancing
  • 1 mile(s) from San Diego Convention Center
  • 1 mile(s) from Museum of Contemporary Art, downtown
  • 1 mile(s) from Petco Park, baseball park
  • 3 mile(s) from Timkin Art Gallery Museum
  • 3 mile(s) from Balboa Park, botanical, desert and Japanese gardens
  • 3 mile(s) from Natural History Museum, Balboa Park
  • 3 mile(s) from San Diego Zoo
  • 3 mile(s) from San Diego Old Globe Theater
  • 3 mile(s) from Train Museum, Science Museum and Air and Space Museum
  • 7 mile(s) from Coronado Beach, quaint town with beautiful gardens
  • 8 mile(s) from Mission Beach
  • 10 mile(s) from Sea World
  • 20 mile(s) from Birch Aquarium, live marine adventure
  • 45 mile(s) from LEGOLAND, hands on LEGO fun


  • 0.3 mile(s) from Twiggs Restaurant, 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • 0.3 mile(s) from La Gran Tapa, Spanish cuisine, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Panda Restaurant, Chinese, 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 0.6 mile(s) from Croce's Restaurant & Bar, 3:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
  • 0.6 mile(s) from Bella Luna, Italian, 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 0.6 mile(s) from Bandar, Persian cuisine, 12:00 Noon to 11:00 p.m.
  • 0.7 mile(s) from Chive, Continental, 3:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.


  • 0.3 mile(s) from San Diego City College

Nearby Cities

  • 5 mile(s) from Chula Vista
  • 7 mile(s) from Coronado Island
  • 15 mile(s) from El Cajon
  • 15 mile(s) from Tijuana
  • 20 mile(s) from LaJolla
  • 30 mile(s) from Carlsbad
  • 40 mile(s) from Carmel Valley
  • 45 mile(s) from Oceanside
  • 80 mile(s) from Los Angeles
  • 325 mile(s) from Las Vegas, NV


  • 0.5 mile(s) from hiking/walking trails
  • 1 mile(s) from basketball court, San Diego City College
  • 3 mile(s) from sailing/boating
  • 5 mile(s) from fishing
  • 5 mile(s) from scuba diving
  • 7 mile(s) from Coronado Beach
  • 7 mile(s) from surfing
  • 15 mile(s) from horseback riding, Imperial Beach


  • 0.4 mile(s) from Horton Plaza, shopping mall with four-story twin towers
  • 5 mile(s) from Art Cellar Exchange, buying and selling fine art


  • 0.1 mile(s) from the Flyer airport bus, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Amtrak
  • 3.5 mile(s) from San Diego International Airport
  • 30 mile(s) from Palomar Airport