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The Sofia Hotel, San Diego

3.5-star3.5 stars
150 W BroadwaySan DiegoCA92101United States of America

Historic hotel with restaurant, near San Diego Convention Center
  • Free WiFi
  • Excellent Food
Very Good8.4
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Great location
Delicious food
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The Sofia Hotel, San Diego

from $137
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, City View
  • Deluxe Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room
  • Room Selected at Check-In
  • Deluxe Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, City View (Jetted Tub)

About The Sofia Hotel, San Diego

Located in the center of downtown San Diego, The Sofia Hotel stands 2 blocks from shopping at Horton Plaza. The Gaslamp Quarter is 4 blocks away. The San Diego Convention Center is 6 blocks from the hotel.

Hotel Features.
The hotel entrance leads to an intimate seating area that tucks around the lobby's glowing fireplace. The Currant American Brasserie prepares American brasserie-style dishes and serves cocktails indoors or on an al fresco patio. The Sofia Hotel offers a 24-hour business center and function rooms equipped with high-speed Internet access. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is provided in the lobby. A health club features cardiovascular and weight-training equipment.

This 7-story hotel offers 211 guestrooms equipped with high-speed Internet access for a fee and flat-screen televisions with satellite channels and complimentary ESPN and HBO. Bedding features pillowtop mattresses and white down comforters. Bathrooms include vanities with contemporary ceramic bowls. Rooms include microwave ovens, refrigerators and coffeemakers.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 211 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time 4 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed *

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *


  • WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas *

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Health club
  • Spa treatment room(s)
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1926
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Currant American Brasseri - This restaurant serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

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

The Sofia Hotel, San Diego’s small print

Also known as

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


Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Tourism fee: USD 3.39 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 14.57 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 36.00 per night

Valet parking costs USD 36.00 per night with in/out privileges

Breakfast costs between USD 15 and USD 22 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 35 per pet, per night

WiFi is available in public areas for USD incl. GSF per night (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for USD incl. GSF per night (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Sofia Hotel, San Diego


  • In Civic Core
  • San Diego Convention Center - 15 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 41 min walk
  • USS Midway Museum - 13 min walk
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego - 14 min walk
  • San Diego City College - 17 min walk
  • Petco Park - 18 min walk
  • Westfield Horton Plaza - 4 min walk

Getting around

  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 11 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 17 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 25 min drive
  • Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 39 min drive
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot Station - 6 min walk
  • San Diego Coaster Old Town Station - 9 min drive
  • Civic Center Station - 4 min walk
  • Convention Center Station - 10 min walk
  • Seaport Village Station - 11 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

The Sofia Hotel, San Diego

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