Fascinating, Fun, Free!: Kids Free in October at San Diego Museums
October 12th, 2016


Who doesn’t love the word “free”?
Well, if you’ve got children in tow for an autumnal stay with us at the Sofia Hotel, you’re going to love the citywide deal going down right now.

Famous Feathers: Celebrating the San Diego Chicken
October 1st, 2016|SofiaBlog


Here at the Sofia Hotel, we recently noticed a great writeup on one of the mightiest institutions our fair city of San Diego has produced.
And, yes, we’re talking about the guy dressed up as barnyard fowl.
For more than four feathery decades, Ted Giannoulas has portrayed the San Diego Chicken—also known as the “Famous Chicken,” particularly [...]

It’s Beer o’Clock: Guild Fest & San Diego Beer Week
September 20th, 2016|SofiaBlog


San Diego’s always a fantastic place for a beer lover: Heck, we aren’t called the “Craft Beer Capital of America” for nothing! Some of the finest breweries in the country call our fair city and its surrounds home.
So, yes: Every day’s its own sort of beer festival around here. But an all-out explosion of suds [...]

The Lion King: Take in Dinner & a Show at the Sofia
September 13th, 2016|SofiaBlog


One of the most feted and talked-about musicals of recent Broadway history is currently wowing audiences over at the San Diego Civic Theatre: The Lion King. This unforgettable production runs through October 2.
As a guest of ours at the Sofia Hotel, you’re literally a couple of blocks away from this long-running gem of a performance [...]

Globe-Hopping at the San Diego International Airport: “Port of Entry” Artwork
September 2nd, 2016|SofiaBlog


Next time you’re passing through San Diego International Airport—at the start or on the heels of an unforgettable stay with us at the Sofia Hotel, naturally—spare some time for the thought-provoking art currently on display there.
“Port of Entry” at the Airport
Besides its rich array of public art, the airport displays temporary themed exhibitions. This year, [...]