We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld\/Zoo Area
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

750 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area
See the most recent reviews
Showing 708: English reviews
Fiddletown, California
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This was our second stay at this hotel... It will not be our last... We have family in San Diego and have tried a number of other accommodations over the past few years... We are through searching... The property is sparkling clean; the staff from general manager to maids and maintenance people are warm, friendly and seem intent on providing...

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
Thank J8858XAmarkm
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear J8858XAmarkm, On behalf of my entire team...thank you so much for the positive feedback...its really has brighten our day here. My team and I are committed to ensure that each time you stay with us you walk away with that same positive experience. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming back on your next trip to visit...

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 12 April 2015

was ok, nothing more. we arrived and they did not have two rooms ready near each other, then we were "upgraded" family suits, that are comfortable for family. THEY DID NOT EXPLAIN how we need to divide between the rooms that we got, so we divided as we wanted !!! and i alerted the receptionist that something was weird with...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank tali l
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear tali l, Thank you for sharing your experience and please accept my apologies for the confusion with your rooms. My team and I definitely dropped the ball in ensuring we understood the details of your reservations accurately. Please know that through your feedback we will use it as a learning experience to ensure other guests do not have the...

Vancouver, United States
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We've stayed at many LQ hotels and have been very satisfied. Our king suite was not described well. We've never stayed in an LQ king suite that had no door on the bedroom. We would have got a room with two queens if we had known before. Breakfast is okay and crowded. All that said, still a good deal for...

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Karen W
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Karen W, Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us. Please accept my sincere apology for our failure to properly communicate our room types to you. I'm glad to see that you enjoyed your overall stay and thought you receive great value. Please know that both my team and I are committed to improving all aspects of our...

Irvine, California
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We stayed here for a four day Spring break family trip and couldnt of been more pleased. But with all hotels and locations, there are Pros and Cons, and so I'll give you MY opinion for both. Pros: The location of this hotel was the best part. This hotel is a great location from Sea World, Downtown San Diego, Balboa...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Richard S
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Richard S, Thank you for sharing your experience. I'm glad you found our location a perfect spot for attractions and restaurants. I loved reading how well you describe our property lay out (including where our pool was located, haha). I am excited to inform you that we do have some improvements upcoming that I strongly feel will improve on...

Fontana, United States
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Great hotel to stay at, everything is local. the rooms are clean and the service is great compared to others in the area. I would stay there again in my next trip to this area. The only issue we had was there was no towels at the pool at the time we went but other than that it was good.

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Christopher T
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Christopher T, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. It makes me super excited to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and the hard work that my team and I are putting in is starting to show. Please know that we have additional improvements/enhancements upcoming in the near future as we continue...

Santa Paula, California
Reviewed 4 April 2015

The hotel was very comfortable and clean. Located near many places to eat and close to trolley station. Booked it at the last minute during the middle of the summer season. Would stay at the same hotel again.

Review collected in partnership with Amoma.com
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Irene S
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Irene S, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I cannot agree with you more...our property is very centrally located which allows for easy access to all major attractions here in SD. On behalf of my entire team, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Here For You, Antonio Alfama General Manager

Corona, California, United States
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

I took my family down to San Diego for the weekend to celebrate my wife's birthday. Our room was just the right size for a family of four: a comfy Queen size bed for me and my wife and our kids got a bunk bed in a totally separate room! The room was clean, looked fairly new, and did not...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Omar V
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Omar V, Thank you so much for providing us with your feedback and for giving us the opportunity to be a part of the celebration of your wife's birthday. I'm glad to see our Family Suite was just right for your family of four and that our breakfast was of great value. My team and I are very excited...

Tucson, United States
Reviewed 28 March 2015

The location is very good and the price makes it a good value for a two room suite. It is pet friendly which is a hard to fill requirement for some of us. It is just across the highway from Trader Joe's and the Mission Valley Mall. The Fashion Mall, Old Town, the beaches, are all close. If you don't...

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mark H
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Mark H, Thank you for providing your feedback. I'm glad to read that you enjoyed our location being close to all the attractions (Old Town, SeaWorld, Zoo and beaches, esc.) our wonderful city has to offer. On behalf of my entire team, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Please feel free contact me directly...

San Diego, United States
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This so called La Quinta hotel is a converted motel and is a disgrace to the La Quinta brand. There is no front door and central lobby, each room has its own unguarded door, both of which make it feel very unsafe. The rooms are dark and smell dank - and the ac is poor and very loud.

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Richard C
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Richard C, Please accept my apologies that we didn't meet your expectations on your recent stay with us and rest assured that we are listening to our valued guests feedback. With that being said, as the new General Manager, I'm very excited to inform you that we do have some planned enhancements to our facility that I strongly feel...

Porter Ranch, United States
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We were able to get the bunk bed suite with the King Size Bed for the same price as the regular queen size rooms! Centrally located next to great places to eat. Very nice staff, great service from the Pool to the Breakfast Bar! There is another LaQuinta in the area and we prefer this one FAR more because there...

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lori K
lq6119gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area, responded to this review

Dear Lori K, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I'm so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay and that our location and Family Suite met your family needs. I could not agree with you more as to our location being close to all the attractions here in San Diego. Please rest assured that we...

136 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (77)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (29)
Viewed
Room/Suite (17)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (22)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (59)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (20)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (21)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these San Diego hotels
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Quality Suites Mission Valley SeaWorld Area
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo / SeaWorld Area
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley / Zoo
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hotel Circle - San Diego
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area

Address: 641 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3512
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range: RM461 - RM877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 169
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, LaQuinta, Travelocity and HotelsforEveryone so you can book your La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
La Quinta Inn San Diego - Mission Valley Hotel San Diego
La Quinta Mission Valley
La Quinta San Diego
San Diego La Quinta
Hotel Style:
#68 Business Hotel in San Diego
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
over a year ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego SeaWorld/Zoo Area staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Stay else where!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles penmuro, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bottom floor is more convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles davidlO6141HK, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“3rd Floor Suites seemed quiet ...”
  • The added room with bunkbeds were a
  • The king-size beds were very comfortable.
 of 5 bubbles EagleScout1985, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great Loacation”
 of 5 bubbles 316luist, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Request rooms away from the freeway.”
 of 5 bubbles dburd, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
5 of 5