Smart Stay by

Tower23 Hotel, San Diego

by Megan DuBois
Courtesy of the property
by Megan DuBois
1 of 3
1 of 3
Courtesy of the property
by Megan DuBois
2 of 3
2 of 3
Courtesy of the property
by Megan DuBois
3 of 3
3 of 3

Travelers looking for a beach hotel in the eclectic city of San Diego will want to check out (or check in to) the beachfront Tower23 Hotel. The boutique property has everything you may need or want to take in the sunny skies, feel the ocean breeze, and relax the day away in the bustling city. 

What You Need to Know 

The Look of Tower23 Hotel

It's All in the Details

From the outside, Tower23 Hotel looks sleek and modern, with clean lines and a crisp off-white color that blends into the sandy shore. The geometric shapes made by columns and balcony floors help enhance the contemporary look. The three-story building is marked by its large glass windows that lead into a stark and sleek lobby. 

Also, each guest room is flooded with natural light thanks to massive floor-to-ceiling windows and a large sliding glass door leading to a spacious balcony. What's more, the property's oceanfront locale seamlessly blends into the interiors of each room, where the color palette features a mix of whites, blues, and seafoam greens. The warm wood accents also help to bring in a more cozy yet California-cool feel. 

The Vibe at Tower23 Hotel

Tower23 Hotel has a laid-back-meets-upscale party vibe. The property's proximity to the beach allows guests to relax and recharge during the day while enjoying the second-floor Tower Deck or taking in the view from their balcony. After a fun-filled day, guests can make their way back to the Tower Deck to watch the sunset with a cocktail in hand (tip: if you want a good viewing spot, be sure to get there early).  At night, the on-site restaurant, JRDN, transforms into a bustling hotspot for mixing and mingling. The party often spills over into the outdoor patio, an excellent spot for people-watching. 

Who Will Love Tower23 Hotel

Travelers looking for a modern, chic hotel with basic amenities and a relaxed vibe will love this hotel the most. 

Who Might Not Love Tower23 Hotel

Those looking for a quiet hotel along the beach will want to look elsewhere for accommodations. Tower23 Hotel is known for its upscale party atmosphere and lively ambiance. 

Best Amenity at Tower23 Hotel

The best amenity at Tower23 Hotel is the complimentary bike rentals, which guests can use to cruise up and down the boardwalk that's mere steps away. 

Money Matters

What’s Included at Tower23 Hotel

Your stay here includes wifi, bike rentals, parking, beach equipment (including chairs, towels, umbrellas, and longboards, to name a few), 24-hour passes to a nearby gym (about a block away), use of board games, and a voucher for two welcome drinks. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Tower23 Hotel

The property charges a $25 amenity fee that includes all of the above perks. 

How to Get a Deal at Tower23 Hotel

Be sure to check out the hotel’s special offers tab, which can be found here.

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Tower23 Hotel

Tower23 Hotel is close to some of San Diego’s best tourist destinations and local hotspots. The San Diego Zoo and Belmont Park are a short drive away. There’s also an abundance of local bars and restaurants within walking distance of the hotel, including Kono’s Cafe and Pacific Beach Ale House. 

Nearest Airport to Tower23 Hotel

San Diego International Airport is about 22 minutes away from the hotel. 

Nearest Public Transportation to Tower23 Hotel

The Mission Bl and Felspar Street bus station is about two minutes away on foot. 

The Bottom Line

Trend-forward travelers will find the beach-chic Tower23 Hotel to be a worthy spot for enjoying the sun, sand, and, of course, the casual party lifestyle. 

It's All in the Details