Welcome to Howard Johnson Inn SDSU University

Recently Renovated in 2010

Close to San Diego State University and Easy Access From Interstate

Join the fun in the sun at our Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area hotel near SeaWorld. Our hotel has easy access to the Interstate and is within walking distance of the trolley station, making it easy to get to area attractions.

Wake up on the bright side of the bed with free Rise & Dine continental breakfast. Go for a swim in our tropical-setting outdoor pool, and have lunch in our barbeque area. Free Wi-Fi Internet access keeps you connected to home or the office. Take some time to read your free newspaper, and prepare meals for the day using your in-room microwave and refrigerator. Our San Diego hotel offers guest laundry services, 24-hour front desk service and free parking for vehicles of any size. Non-smoking rooms are available.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Spend an afternoon exploring the different habitats in the San Diego Zoo, where you can meet pandas at Panda Canyon, tigers on Tiger Trail or polar bears in Polar Rim, located just 15 minutes away. Enjoy the quaint atmosphere of Old Town San Diego, which offers great places to shop, eat and learn the history of the area. See the entertaining dolphin show at SeaWorld, or hop on the water ride, Journey to Atlantis.

If golf is your game, Coronado Golf Course offers an exciting day on the links just a short drive from our San Diego hotel. In the evening, take in a concert or show at Viejas Arena, formerly known as Cox Arena. The beautiful campus of San Diego State University is just minutes away.

DINING OPTIONS

Nearby L & L Hawaiian Barbeque offers a taste of the islands in a family-friendly setting. If you are looking to get a quick bite to eat, Subway and Little Caesars Pizza are both within easy driving distance of our hotel in San Diego, CA.

BUSINESS AND EVENT FACILITIES

Our San Diego hotel offers meeting space and fax service for your convenience.

Free WiFi
Free Continental Breakfast
Free Newspaper
24 Hour Desk
Seasonal Outdoor Pool
Barbeque Area
Guest Laundry
Cable TV
Microwave & Fridge
Hair Dryer
Bus and Truck Parking
Pet Friendly Rooms
Iron and Board

Activities : The historic Gaslamp Quarter consisting of 16½-blocks around Fourth and Fifth Avenues, grand Victorian-era buildings are home to more than 100 of the city's finest restaurants, 100 retails shops, as well as theaters, art galleries and lots of recreational activites. To the outdoor enthusiast San Diego is truly a paradise, with near perfect weather and diverse landscapes-including beaches, mountains, deserts and rural back country to choose from.

Airport : From Lindbergh Field to San Diego International Airport In 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh electrified the world when he made San Diego the starting point for the first-ever solo, nonstop transatlantic flight. In his Spirit of San Diego , Lindbergh took off from Dutch Flat bound for St. Louis, New York and Paris, France. Lindbergh later agreed to lend his name to a proposed new airport: San Diego Municipal Airport - Lindbergh Field

Attractions : This is at the top of our list. The San Diego Seaworld was the first Seawold in the world. You can see first hand various types of animals such as beluga whales, orca whales, a pilot whale, polar bears, dolphins, penguins, manatees, and much more. When it comes to the rides they are short and slightly dissapointing. It should be noted that this is the most expensive attraction, over $60 for an adult. We recommend you pay $10 more and get the 2 day pass. With this pass you get a behind the scenes tour. The tour is different each day, but we got a close up look at a pilot whale, and had the opportunity of petting various small sharks.

Attractions2 : Within walking distance there are a great many places to shop and dine with unique products and a quaint atmosphere. Bazaar del Mundo, Fiesta de Reyes, the Old Town Market and many boutique shops offer a variety of uncommon gifts. Discover Old Town by visiting the many historic sites and learn about San Diego history.

Business : The San Diego Convention Center is located on sparkling San Diego Bay in the heart of a vibrant downtown. Abundant, flexible space and five-star service make the San Diego Convention Center the meeting planner's choice for hosting major conventions, trade shows, meetings and special events. From floor plans to pricing guides to policy details, there can never be too much information when planning a successful event.

Casinos Gambling : The excitement of Vegas , plus everything for an ultimate Casino experience, is right here
in the Temecula Valley. We have lots of Casino action if your game is Slots, Blackjack, Poker, Craps, or Roulette we have something fun for everyone! From intimate high-limit rooms to non-smoking gaming we have what you need to get the action started. You will also find fabulous food and entertainment.

Dining : In the mood for a night of great food, conversation, drinks, and relaxation amidst the hustle and bustle of San Diego? Featured are some of the finest culinary creativity of today's restaurant scene! Take your taste buds on a culinary adventure of masterpieces in San Diego.

Downtown : Downtown San Diego is one of the newest dynamic metropolitan areas in the country, drawing visitors and residents alike with the tantalizing sights and sounds of a unique sophisticated city center. Framed by inland mountains and one of the most beautiful natural harbors in the world, downtown San Diego's dazzling cityscape is a testament to years of redevelopment and urban revitalization.

Golf Courses : Golf Digest named San Diego "One of the Top 50 Golf Destinations in the World". We have over 90 courses located throughout the San Diego region, from seaside settings to desert mountains to inland valleys. With a wide range of courses, there is a course for every type of golfer and a range of greens fees that will fit every budget.

City Government Business San Diego CA : Helping businesses in San Diego grow and flourish is a major focus of the City of San Diego. The City is dedicated to helping foster the region's economic base to improve the quality of life for its citizens and business community. Through many continuing programs and projects, the City creates opportunities for businesses to succeed.

Hospitals : UC San Diego Health System is San Diego's only academic health system and is composed of UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest, and UC San Diego Thornton Hospital, Moores Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Center, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center and Jacobs Medical Center (opening in 2016) in La Jolla, as well as other primary and specialty practices of UC San Diego Medical Group located throughout southern California.

Shopping : Even before browsing any of our 54 specialty merchants or perusing the menus of our 17 restaurants, you'll sense a difference at Seaport Village. It's shopping that doesn't quite feel like it. Four miles of tree-lined paths. Quaint maritime buildings. Fourteen acres of coastal paradise. Sweeping panoramas of San Diego's Big Bay. Weekly music and entertainment. All of it made even better by that everyday San Diego sun. Whether shopping, dining or just strolling, Seaport Village provides it all. Everything. Under the sun.

University Colleges : San Diego State University is the oldest and largest higher education institution in the San Diego region. Since it was founded in 1897, the university has grown to become a nationally ranked research university. Each year, SDSU provides more than 35,000 students with the opportunity to participate in an academic curriculum distinguished by direct contact with faculty and an increasing international emphasis, preparing them for a global future.

Serving the San Diego region has always been a core part of SDSU's mission. Founded March 13, 1897, San Diego State University began as the San Diego Normal School, a training facility for elementary school teachers. Seven faculty and 91 students met in temporary quarters over a downtown drugstore before moving to a newly constructed 17-acre campus on Park Boulevard.

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