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Where to stay in Hillcrest

What's Hillcrest Like?

While in Hillcrest, you can enjoy the restaurants. Top attractions include Hotel Circle. San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park are a couple of popular sights nearby.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Hillcrest?

We have 43 accommodations in the neighborhood. Here are our customers' favorite places to stay in Hillcrest:

ITH CoLive Balboa Park

Beaux Arts hostel
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Terrace • Garden • Central location

Hostel Habibi

2-star hostel
  • • Free WiFi • Terrace • Central location

How to Get to Hillcrest

Hillcrest is located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the heart of San Diego.

Flying to:

  • • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Hillcrest
  • • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from Hillcrest
  • • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), 26.9 mi (43.3 km) from Hillcrest

Things to See and Do in and around Hillcrest

Things to See near Hillcrest:

  • • Hotel Circle (1.2 mi/1.9 km away)
  • • Balboa Park (1.5 mi/2.4 km away)
  • • San Diego City College (2.2 mi/3.5 km away)
  • • Old Town San Diego State Park (2.2 mi/3.5 km away)
  • • Marine Corps Recruit Depot (2.3 mi/3.7 km away)

Things to Do near Hillcrest:

  • • San Diego Zoo (1.1 mi/1.8 km away)
  • • Maritime Museum of San Diego (2 mi/3.3 km away)
  • • USS Midway Museum (2.5 mi/4 km away)
  • • Seaport Village (2.8 mi/4.5 km away)
  • • SeaWorld (4 mi/6.4 km away)

When Is the Best Time to Visit San Diego?

  • • Hottest months: August, September, July, October (average 76°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, February, November (average 49°F)
  • • Rainiest months: February, January, March, December (average 1.90 inches of rainfall)

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