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Where Should We Stay in San Salvador?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, San Salvador is a good choice. The zoo, entertainment, and museums are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into San Salvador (ILS-Ilopango), which is the closest airport, or San Salvador (SAL-El Salvador Intl.), which is located 19.6 mi (31.6 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in San Salvador, you might want to consider one of the 38 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Hotel San Jose de la Montaña - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and laundry facilities. This hotel is rated 2.5 stars.

Hotel Bahia Del Sol - Features 2 outdoor pools, a private beach, and 2 restaurants. This hotel is rated 2 stars.

Rancho Estero y Mar - Offers 4 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and breakfast options at this 3-star resort.

Atami Escape Resort - Features a children's pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens. The central location and breakfast options make this 3-star aparthotel popular with guests.

When Should We Visit San Salvador?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use this information to plan when to grab the kids and head to San Salvador.

  • Hottest months: March, April, February, and May, with an average temperature of 93°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 60°F
  • Driest months: March, January, February, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.05 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, August, October, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.21 inches

What Should We See and Do in San Salvador?

While you and your family are visiting San Salvador, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as National Theater and Estadio Cuscatlan. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like National Library and Tin Marin Children's Museum.

San Salvador is also well-known for its:
  • Entertainment
  • Tours
  • Museums
  • Cafés
  • Flowers
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants

Frequently asked questions

What's San Salvador like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of San Salvador is a good option if you’ve been considering a getaway with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and local tours are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Arrange a flight into San Salvador (ILS-Ilopango), which is the closest airport, or El Salvador Intl. Airport (SAL), which is located 19.6 mi (31.6 km) from the center of San Salvador.
What's the best accommodation for families in San Salvador?
Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall is a top 4.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and 3 restaurants. Other good choices for your family trip include Plaza Hotel and Suites and Courtyard Marriott San Salvador.
How many hotels that welcome families are there in San Salvador?
Expedia has 31 hotels in San Salvador that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in San Salvador?
The hottest months are usually March and April with an average temp of 78°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 76°F. Average annual precipitation for San Salvador is 45 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in San Salvador?
While you and your family are vacationing in San Salvador, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Metrocentro and Estadio Cuscatlan. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Monumento al Salvador del Mundo, La Gran Via Shopping Center, and U.S. Embassy in San Salvador.

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