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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star hotel in Downtown San Diego

Where You'll Stay

Within a 15-minute walk of popular sights like San Diego Convention Center and USS Midway Museum, The Sofia Hotel is a great choice if you want to stay in Downtown San Diego. This business-friendly hotel is also close to sights like Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo. For added convenience, Civic Center Station is 0.2 mi away.

Your Guestroom

Relax in one of the 211 welcoming rooms, all of which come with room service, pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Don't miss the microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker.

Property Perks

Guests of this hotel can enjoy WiFi in public areas, massage/treatment rooms and a health club. Sip a drink while dining at Currant American Brasseri, which serves lunch and dinner. You'll also find conference space, a business center and concierge services.

Free!

Stretch your travel dollars with free in-room WiFi and wired Internet.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Sofia Hotel is a boutique hotel situated 2 blocks from Horton Plaza shopping and 4 blocks from San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter. The hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and 24-hour valet service. The Sofia hotel has a fireplace and offers wireless Internet access (surcharge) in the lobby.

Currant American Brasserie, the on-site restaurant, serves brasserie-style American dishes.

This San Diego hotel has a full-service 24-hour business center as well as meeting space for small groups; audiovisual equipment is also available.

A health club offering state-of-the-art fitness equipment and a 24-hour yoga studio are on site.

  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Health club 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Express check-in 
  • Total number of rooms - 211 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Restaurant 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1926 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 8.75 per night ), Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Microwave 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Currant American Brasserie - Featuring American brasserie-style plates, cocktails, and intimate indoor and outdoor dining. Full-service bar.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel provides a 24-hour yoga studio with on-call instructor, and a 24-hour fitness studio with state-of-the-art equipment.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 2.89 percent destination fee will be charged
  • Resort fee: USD 9.85 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 8.75 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 36.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 36.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Sofia
  • Sofia Hotel
  • Sofia Hotel San Diego
  • Sofia San Diego

We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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