From trendy boutique hotels to old-fashioned beachfront charmers, San Diego has a wide variety of accommodations for travelers. Where you stay depends on what sights you're most interested in. If you're looking for quality time on the beach, stay in Coronado, Pacific Beach or Mission Bay. If you're looking for proximity to downtown attractions, head to the Gaslamp Quarter. Families will be best off in the Old Town or Mission Valley areas with their proximity to the zoo. San Diego is a popular destination all year round, so make your reservations in advance.