Best Rooms: The inward-facing at Sommerset Suites Hotel offer a view of the pool. Rooms facing outward have a view of the other buildings.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing Pacific Hwy. on floor 2 offer a good view of the harbor.
3 star hotel
1.74 mi from San Diego Zoo
Best Rooms: To enjoy a great view of San Diego Bay, be sure to request a room on floor 4, facing Pacific Hwy.
Best Rooms: On floors 6 - 8, rooms overlooking First Ave. offer the best city views and are available in all 3 of the hotel's room types.
Best Rooms: Views are mostly blocked from this hotel, but you can request a partial bay view when making your reservation; the partial bay view rooms would be the ones ending in *13 and *15, starting from floor 9 (e.g. 913, 1015, 1115).
Best Rooms: The hotel doesn't have any ocean views, but you can guarantee an exterior facing room with a city view by booking an Andaz Large King. The exterior view is usually preferred by most guests.
4 star hotel
Area: Mission Valley East
1.95 mi from San Diego Zoo
Best Rooms: You'll have a choice between a city view and a hillside view. The city view is usually preferred by most guests, especially from floor 10 and above.