Hotel Karlan


Designed for travelers with elevated tastes, Hotel Karlan has been reimagined from the inside out. An inviting sanctuary surrounded by rolling hills and scenic mountains, Hotel Karlan is where work and play come together. From an all-new spa offering an array of rejuvenating treatments, fine dining that even the most discerning foodie will enjoy, and accommodations that personify comfort, Hotel Karlan creates unique and relaxing experiences for its guests. For travelers and locals alike, Hotel Karlan is tucked away from the noise of the city while only a short distance from San Diego’s famed sites and sounds.



Tranquility and rejuvenation come together in elegant style at Hotel Karlan. Opening Fall 2016, our all-new spa facility will inspire calm and relaxation. Nestled at the foothills of the Black Mountains with design elements that echo the soothing nature of our surroundings, we offer an intimate and nurturing environment, and a selection of massages and spa treatments designed to heal, detox, and relax your body.

An ideal escape for bridal parties or a weekend retreat, we’ll help you wash away the stress and chaos of everyday life. Disconnect and find balance at the Hotel Karlan spa.


There’s no better place than San Diego for a fantastic kite flying experience. Hotel Karlan’s Kite Concierge offers the perfect kite for the beginner or experienced flyer. From Box Kites to Dragon Kites, our on-site concierge will help guests pick out the best kite from our in-house stock for their desired kite flying adventure. Guests can also consult the concierge for the ideal kite flying location based on the day’s temperature and wind – either on property or at one of San Diego’s nearby beaches or parks.



San Diego is all about casual style, enjoying the sun outdoors, and maintaining a stress-free attitude. The spirit of San Diego is alive and well at Hotel Karlan. Ideally situated in the heart of San Diego County, we’re just off the 15 and 56 freeways providing guests easy access to Downtown San Diego, the San Diego International Airport, world-class San Diego beaches, and all of the areas most beloved attractions. Treat the family to a day at LEGOLAND, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, or SeaWorld.

Enjoy a day of culture exploring the art galleries and gardens of Balboa Park. Go for a hike or a thrilling bike ride through the local mountain trails and canyons, or simply hit the beach and soak up the warmth of the sun. San Diego offers something for everyone and Hotel Karlan celebrates everything that makes San Diego County so unique.


  • Carmel Mountain Ranch Golf Course (1 mile)
  • Qualcomm Stadium (11 miles)
  • PETCO Park (15 miles)
  • Torrey Pines State Park (15 miles)
  • Del Mar Fairgrounds (16 miles)
  • La Jolla Shores (18 miles)


  • San Diego Zoo (13 miles)
  • SeaWorld (20 miles)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (23 miles)
  • LEGOLAND (35 miles)


  • Balboa Park (13 miles)
  • Old Town San Diego (18 miles)
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego (20 miles)
  • The New Children’s Museum (21 miles)
  • USS Midway (21 miles)


  • Westfield North County Fair (5 miles)
  • Westfield UTC (12 miles)
  • Westfield Mission Valley (17 miles)
  • Seaport Village (21 miles)
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14455 Penasquitos Drive, San Diego, CA 92129

858 672 9100


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