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About San Diego Airport and Hotels Near ItThe San Diego Airport is located just north of downtown on the edge of the bay. However, it only takes about 15 minutes to get from downtown to the airport unless it's the middle of rush hour and Old Town is also less than a mile away.
The list below includes other places to stay that are less than 2 miles from the airport. Many offer free parking and some even have free shuttle service.
A clean, family-owned motel and only 5 minutes from the airport. Free Intnernet - and you can't beat the price.
La Pensione Hotel is often lauded as the best budget hotel in town. Between downtown and the airport.
Free parking and Internet, pet friendly
Between Old Town and the airport, this hotel offers free breakfast, Internet, parking - and free transportation within a 5-mile radius
Holiday Inn San Diego Bayside has a good bayfront location.
They call it "vintage mid-century modern," which in plain language means the clean-lined, modern style of the mid-20th century.
Bay Club Hotel & Marina has lots of amenities and rooms with a view.
A Hawaii-themed resort on Shelter Island next to the marina.