Bring Your Appetite to the Liberty Public Market!
June 2nd, 2016|SofiaBlog


San Diego’s internationally known for its food obsession and its artsy vibe. If you’re looking to tap into both those strands of the city’s vivacious spirit, you’ve got a freshly debuted “one-stop-shop” venue for it: the Liberty Public Market!
Next time you’re enjoying the historic downtown accommodations we offer here at the Sofia Hotel, come check [...]

A San Diego Shopping Experience You Won’t Soon Forget
November 11th, 2015|SofiaBlog


Whether you’re looking for the latest fashion, the perfect piece of jewelry for someone special, or just a good old-fashioned dose of window shopping, San Diego’s got a decked-out lineup of stores with something for everybody.
From La Jolla to Downtown to the Mexico line, the shopping spectrum covers the gamut from high-end boutiques to off-the-beaten-path [...]

Explore More Than 50 Of The Finest Stores At San Diego’s Seaport Village
October 16th, 2014|SofiaBlog


There are many advantages to staying at the Sofia Hotel, among them magnificent décor, blissfully comfortable rooms, a fabulous on-site restaurant, and a warm, caring staff.
Geography is another definite plus. We’re situated right near many of San Diego’s world-class attractions, from Balboa Park to the waterfront. As a Sofia guest, you’re also within wonderfully [...]

Walk To The Fresh, New Dockside Open-Air Fish Market
August 1st, 2014|SofiaBlog


It’s an exciting time to visit San Diego, as this sun-kissed city—right next door to incredibly fertile Pacific waters—is about to get its very own open-air fish market! Watch out, Seattle…
Between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. on August 2, the Dockside Fish Market at the Downtown Waterfront will officially kick into gear on the Tuna [...]

Ultimate Shopping In The Gaslamp District
August 12th, 2013|SofiaBlog


You’ve never fully experienced San Diego if you haven’t spent some time in its bustling, historic linchpin—the Gaslamp Quarter. This is a shopping and entertainment district of formidable heritage accessible on foot from the Sofia.
The Gaslamp is a mecca for shoppers—and for anyone looking to access a bit of San Diego’s history via a neighborhood [...]