Howard Johnson Express Inn National City/San Diego South

A Smile in San Diego

Our hotel is just minutes from the San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, and downtown

Welcome to our Howard Johnson Express Inn National City/San Diego South hotel, which is conveniently located off I-5. We are just a few minutes from downtown San Diego in neighboring National City, CA. Let our affordable accommodations be your gateway for fun in the sun of Southern California.

Perks to Smile About

Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and an outdoor pool

Start your day with a smile when you enjoy free Rise & Dine continental breakfast. Plan your day from the comfort of your room with free WiFi access throughout your stay. Take a dip in our outdoor pool or unwind by lounging on our sundeck. Our front desk staff is available 24 hours a day.

Fun and Relaxation Await

San Diego's sports, zoo, and beaches are only minutes away

Enjoy a day of family-fun at Balboa Park and the famous San Diego Zoo, less than five miles away. Visit Coronado Beach or get a closer look at aquatic life at SeaWorld San Diego, less than 10 miles away. Cheer on the Padres or Chargers at their stadiums just 15 minutes from our door. For restaurants and San Diego's nightlife go to the Gaslamp Quarter.