Get an overview of this hotelSan Diego waterfront hotel across from Petco Park

Near Gaslamp Quarter

Rising 30 stories above San Diego Bay, this modern Hilton is adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center, across from Petco Park, and 3 blocks from the Gaslamp Quarter. The San Diego Zoo is 2 miles away.

Pool overlooking bay

This pet-friendly, smoke-free Hilton features an outdoor saltwater pool with up-close bay views and an open-air poolside lounge. The Odysea waterfront bar/restaurant has an outdoor terrace. A Starbucks is onsite.

Bay views, plasma TVs

Guestrooms have large windows framing spectacular views of the bay. Rooms also feature high-definition plasma TVs, wireless Internet access, and Hilton's Serenity Collection® beds.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This modern high-rise offers a prime location along picture-perfect San Diego Bay, with Coronado Island and its famous beach right across the water. The hotel's main entrance is elevated to take advantage of the bay views.

The Hilton's heated outdoor saltwater pool faces the bay. Other dining options include the Fox Sports Grill, the signature VELA restaurant, the ODYSEA LOUNGE waterfront restaurant and bar, Sweet Things, THE POOL CLUB, and a Starbucks. The picnic area, garden, and patio offer places to relax.

The hotel also has a day spa and a fitness facility. Hilton San Diego Bayfront is entirely non-smoking. The hotel offers wedding services, as well as 30 small and large meeting/conference rooms.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 1190 
  • Number of floors - 30 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-in 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 14850 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 30 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Health club 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 165000 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Climate control 
  • In-room massage available 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

Sweet Things - Featuring dairy, non-dairy and sugar free frozen yogurt options.

VELA - Signature restaurant serving international cuisine, complemented by a wide-ranging wine list. Breathtaking views of bay and beyond.

Fox Sports Grill - American classics featuring fresh local ingredients. Lunch and dinner available. 26 plasma TVs broadcasting sports events. State-of-the-art sound system. Outdoor patio with bay and sunset views.

ODYSEA LOUNGE - Located on the waterfront, with outdoor terrace. Light bites, including American-style dim sum. Organic cocktails, variety of house-made infusions and bitters, and other beverages. Desserts. Open mid-afternoon till late night.

THE POOL CLUB - This open-air poolside bar and lounge features a ocean view and provides California coastal-inspired cuisine and a choice of hand-crafted cocktails, California wines, or local microbrews.

Starbucks - Open daily, early morning until evening.

Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 

Spa Services

Hilton San Diego Bayfront has a full-service spa featuring massage and treatment rooms, facial treatments, and body treatments.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 75

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 21 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 32 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 47 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Third Night Free

Book a minimum three-night stay in a “Third Night Free” rate category for travel and receive the third night free

Must book a minimum three-night stay in a “Third Night Free” rate category to qualify. Complimentary night is reflected in rate paid at time of booking. Subject to availability. Early departure fee may apply. Not combinable with other discounts or promotions. Other restrictions may apply.

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