A selection of the best luxury hotels in Tijuana, Mexico. A selection by Laura Becker
Since November 2019, Nook Hotel has been providing guests with 4-star accommodation in Tijuana. Located 4.6 km away from Las Americas Premium Outlets and 28 km from the San Diego Convention Center, the hotel features air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom and free WiFi. Guests can take advantage of the hotel’s concierge service, tour desk, currency exchange, and flat-screen TVs with safety deposit boxes in each room. Bed linen and towels are provided in all rooms. The nearest airport is Tijuana International Airport, 7 km from the hotel, and San Diego – Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Station is 29 km away. Other nearby attractions include the USS Midway Museum, located 30 km away.
Rooms: 17 Stars: 4
Stay at Hampton Inn By Hilton Tijuana, conveniently located in Tijuana, 9.1 km from Las Americas Premium Outlets. Enjoy free private parking, a fitness center, a restaurant, a shared lounge, and a 24-hour front desk. Take advantage of the shuttle service, room service, and free WiFi. Rooms come with a desk and a safety deposit box. Buffet, continental, and Full English/Irish breakfast options are available. You can also make use of the business centre and the bar. Popular attractions nearby include San Diego Convention Center (33 km), San Diego – Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Station (35 km), USS Midway Museum (35 km), Balboa Park (35 km), and San Diego Zoo (35 km). The nearest airport is Tijuana International Airport (1 km).
Rooms: 176 Stars: 4
Experience the best of Tijuana’s luxury at the Fiesta Inn Tijuana Otay Aeropuerto, just 8 minutes away from the airport and the US border. Unwind in air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TV, or take a dip in the outdoor pool or work out in the fitness centre. Enjoy a meal of authentic Mexican fare at the hotel’s restaurant, then sip on a drink at the lobby bar, open until midnight. The Fiesta Inn is also conveniently located just 5 minutes’ drive from Tijuana Bus Station and Amistad Park.
Rooms: 142 Stars: 4
Just 10 minutes from the Tijuana Airport, the US Border and downtown, Grand Hotel Tijuana offers comfortable accommodations with free Wi-Fi. Enjoy a dip in the outdoor pool, a workout in the gym, or a meal in the restaurant. All air-conditioned rooms feature modern décor, with a sofa, cable TV and a bathroom with complimentary toiletries. Relax with a drink in the 4-500 Bar, or take in some sun at the poolside bar (open summer months). The hotel is next to the Campestre de Tijuana Sports Complex, and conveniently located near the 1 Motorway.
Rooms: 422 Stars: 4
Experience the height of luxury at Hotel La Mesa. Boasting simply decorated rooms with air conditioning, cable TV, private bathrooms and Wi-Fi access, it’s the perfect place to stay in Tijuana. Enjoy a dip in the outdoor pool, work out in the gym and savor delicious local cuisine and wines in the restaurant. Plus, take advantage of the free bottled water and safety deposit box. Easily access the city’s ring road, with the centre of Tijuana just 2 km away and the US Border and airport only 20 minutes’ drive away.
Rooms: 133 Stars: 4
Experience the comfort and convenience of Pueblo Amigo Hotel Plaza y Casino, located just 5 minutes from the US/Mexican border. Enjoy a game in the casino, or relax in your cozy room with free Wi-Fi, private bathroom, and air conditioning. Sample traditional Mexican cuisine at El Patio Restaurant in a charming patio setting. Rodriguez Airport is a mere 3 miles away, and the Pacific Ocean is a 10-minute drive. Make Pueblo Amigo Hotel Plaza y Casino your convenient destination.
Rooms: 106 Stars: 4
Experience the lap of luxury at the Tijuana Marriott Hotel, just 9 km from the Tijuana Airport. Each room comes complete with a flat-screen cable TV with pay-per-view films and video games, a mini fridge, and oven, and a minibar. Enjoy the complimentary Wi-Fi, or take a dip in the outdoor pool. Keep up your workout routine at the fitness center, and enjoy a delicious meal at the Condimento Restaurant. Laundry facilities are also available on-site. Nearby attractions include Estadio Caliente and Plaza Galerías.
Rooms: 210 Stars: 5
Holiday Inn Tijuana Zona Rio offers the perfect location for a stay in Tijuana. You can find 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi, free parking and modern, air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen satellite TVs, iPod docks, safes, coffee makers, private bathrooms and hairdryers. There’s also a bar and restaurant plus a buffet breakfast, vending machines and room service. The hotel also has an outdoor pool, gym, spa with a hot tub and massage service, laundry, dry cleaning and car hire. Located just 10 minutes from the American border and Tijuana airport, Holiday Inn Tijuana Zona Rio has all the amenities you need for a comfortable and convenient stay.
Rooms: 127 Stars: 4
Situated in the heart of Tijuana, Hotel Ticuan boasts stylish accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, cable TV and electronic safe. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, a 24-hour front desk, a lobby bar and free parking. The US border is just 5 minutes away. Restaurants, shops and various attractions can be found in the vicinity. Xolos Stadium, the city’s financial district and shopping centres are 5 minutes away, while Tijuana International Airport is a 10-minute drive.
Rooms: 87 Stars: 4
Best areas to find hotels in Tijuana, Mexico
Tijuana is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico, boasting a vibrant culture, beautiful scenery, and a wide variety of attractions. Whether you’re looking for a luxurious resort, a cozy bed and breakfast, or a budget-friendly hotel, there are plenty of great places to stay in Tijuana. Here are some of the best areas to search for a hotel in Tijuana, Mexico.
1. Zona Rio: The Zona Rio district is one of Tijuana’s most popular tourist destinations, and it’s a great place to stay if you’re looking for luxury and convenience. This area is home to numerous high-end hotels, such as the Grand Hotel Tijuana, the Hotel Lucerna Tijuana, and the Hotel Real Inn Tijuana.
2. Centro: Centro is the downtown area of Tijuana, and it’s a great place to stay if you’re looking for a more affordable option. This area is home to numerous budget-friendly hotels, such as the Comfort Inn Tijuana, the Hotel Suites Tijuana, and the Hotel La Casa del Sol.
3. Playas de Tijuana: Playas de Tijuana is the beach area of Tijuana, and it’s a great place to stay if you’re looking for a beachfront hotel. This area is home to numerous beachfront hotels, such as the Hotel Coral & Marina, the Hotel La Mision, and the Hotel El Pueblito.
4. Zona Norte: Zona Norte is the northern area of Tijuana, and it’s a great place to stay if you’re looking for a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. This area is home to numerous mid-range hotels, such as the Hotel Ticuan, the Hotel Real Inn Tijuana, and the Hotel San Nicolas.
5. Zona Centro Sur: Zona Centro Sur is the southern area of Tijuana, and it’s a great place to stay if you’re looking for a more lively atmosphere. This area is home to numerous mid-range hotels, such as the Hotel Real del Río, the Hotel Las Palmas, and the Hotel Los Cipreses.
No matter what type of hotel you’re looking for, Tijuana has plenty of great options to choose from. From luxurious resorts to budget-friendly hotels, you’re sure to find the perfect place to stay in Tijuana.