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El Cajon, CA, United States
Jan 28 — Jan 292
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Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan
8.7 Excellent
3007 Dehesa Road, El Cajon, CA, United States
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4.6 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 533 reviews
8.7

Located in Crest, Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan is within a 35-minute drive of San Diego International Airport and offers an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi. It provides 3-star accommodation and views of the pool.

Motel 6 San Diego El Cajon
6.6 Good
550 Montrose Court, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 1,016 reviews
6.6

Motel 6 San Diego - El Cajon is located in El Cajon and provides free Wi-Fi. It also offers laundry facilities, an outdoor pool and a vending machine.

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon
7.3 Good
683 North Mollison, El Cajon, CA, United States
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1.0 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 672 reviews
7.3

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego East El Cajon is situated in El Cajon and provides a Jacuzzi. It also offers a 24-hour reception, a beauty centre and an outdoor pool.

Northgate Motel
7.8 Good
461 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 92 reviews
7.8

Northgate Motel is located in El Cajon and is close to the area's tourist attractions. It also provides a tour desk, a 24-hour reception and a ticket service.

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon
8.5 Excellent
141 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.1 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 272 reviews
8.5

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon is located in El Cajon and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also features a Jacuzzi, a bowling alley and an outdoor pool.

Valley Motel El Cajon
585 North Mollison Avenue, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

Valley Motel El Cajon is located in El Cajon and offers complimentary wireless internet. It also provides an outdoor pool.

Hotel Villa Serena
6.1 Good
771 El Cajon Blvd, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
GoodBased on 157 reviews
6.1

Villa Serena Motel is situated in El Cajon and offers free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently located for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Rancho San Diego Inn & Suites
5.5 Okay
1355 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
OkayBased on 331 reviews
5.5

Rancho San Diego Inn & Suites is situated in El Cajon and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It also offers a swimming pool and a Jacuzzi.

Sycuan Casino Resort
8.7 Excellent
5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA, United States
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7.8 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 
ExcellentBased on 7 reviews
8.7

Featuring a swimming pool, Sycuan Casino Resort is situated in Harbison Canyon and offers luxury accommodation. It has a gym, as well as a 24-hour reception, a garden and valet parking.

Relax Inn And Suites
1220 West Main Street, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

Relax Inn & Suites El Cajon is located in El Cajon and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers luggage storage, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour reception.

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Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:March
Average price in El Cajon:$136/night
Cheapest price found:$36/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Friday
$98 - $180
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$107 - $166
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Cheapest hotels in El Cajon, California

El Cajon Inn & Suites
1368 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA, United States
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1.8 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

El Cajon Inn & Suites is located in El Cajon and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

$53
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Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA
7.2 Good
471 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

Super 8 by Wyndham El Cajon CA is a comfortable setting while in El Cajon and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and an outdoor pool.

$90
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Quality Inn and Suites El Cajon San Diego East
4.0 Okay
650 N Mollison Ave Building A, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

Quality Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East is situated in El Cajon and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers free wireless internet.

$92
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Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon
5.5 Okay
425 West Main Street, El Cajon, CA, United States
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0.3 mi from city centre, El Cajon, CA, United States 

Travelodge by Wyndham El Cajon is located in El Cajon and offers guests wired internet. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

$116
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Where to stay in El Cajon

About El Cajon

A small city with strong Spanish influences, El Cajon sits in a valley just east of San Diego and is surrounded by mountains. El Cajon is the perfect base camp for an array of outdoor activities, as there’s easy access to a variety of natural spaces and hiking trails.

Things to do in El Cajon

When it comes to California, it’s all about outdoor adventures. Head to Mission Trails Regional Park, just 20-minutes north of El Cajon to enjoy endless hiking trails, rugged canyons and picturesque hills. Spend the day hiking, biking or horseback riding amongst nature. Alternatively, take a boat ride across Lake Murray or camp out at Kumeyaay Lake.

Consider yourself an astronomy enthusiast? Head up to Mt. Helix Park in the evening and you might learn a thing or two. At 396 metres above sea level, the Mt. Helix Park offers spectacular views of the surrounding landscape and a clear view of the night’s sky. There’s also an amphitheatre in the park, so it’s worth checking the website calendar to see what’s on when.

If you’re looking for family-friendly fun then head to Boomers, a kid-friendly entertainment park featuring golf courses, go karting and arcade games. Alternatively, you can enjoy equinox laser tag that is suitable for adults and children alike.

To the north of the city sits the Creation and Earth History museum which provides an interesting day out for both culture vultures and history buffs. From live dinosaur displays to biblical exhibits, there’s something for everyone.

Getting Around

El Cajon sits only a 25-minute drive east of San Diego and San Diego International Airport. The easiest way to get around the city is by car, or by using the public buses that serve the area.

Facts about staying in El Cajon

  • What are the best hotels in El Cajon?

    Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon (7.3/10 from 672 reviews), Northgate Motel (7.8/10 from 92 reviews), and Courtyard by Marriott San Diego El Cajon (8.5/10 from 272 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in El Cajon.

  • How much do hotels in El Cajon cost?

    The average price of a hotel in El Cajon is $293 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in El Cajon?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in El Cajon starting from $62 per night in the last 3 days. For the weekend of Jan 27 to Jan 29 specifically, prices in El Cajon are around $83 per night or higher.

  • How much is a hotel in El Cajon tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in El Cajon tonight starting as low as $72, rising to an average cost of $153, based on searches in the last 72 hours. Prices start from $127 for a 4-star hotel in El Cajon for tonight.

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