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El Cajon overview

Visitors to El Cajon have positive things to say about this family-friendly city and its restaurants. Sports fans can enjoy golfing while here. You can take in the local culture of El Cajon at Olaf Wieghorst Museum and Western Heritage Center and Knox House Museum. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Sycuan Casino and Boomers El Cajon.

Where to stay in El Cajon

A welcoming city, El Cajon offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 20 hotels in El Cajon and you can shop as many as 2220 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 55%. We have room prices as low as 24 USD per night and here you'll find a breakdown of hotels by star rating in El Cajon as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 10 5-star hotels from 139 USD per night
  • • 301 4-star hotels from 110 USD per night
  • • 220 3-star hotels from 72 USD per night
  • • 106 2-star hotels from 41 USD per night

How to get to El Cajon

Fly into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the heart of El Cajon. Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 18.7 mi (30.1 km) away.

Metro stations include:
  • • Arnele Avenue Station (4.9 mi/7.9 km from the city center)
  • • El Cajon Transit Center Station (5.1 mi/8.1 km from the city center)
  • • Gillespie Field Station (5.5 mi/8.8 km from the city center)

What to see around El Cajon

Here are some local highlights:
  • • Sycuan Casino
  • • Boomers El Cajon
  • • Olaf Wieghorst Museum and Western Heritage Center
  • • Knox House Museum
  • • Parkway Plaza