With free parking free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool the Travelodge El Cajon meets the needs of our guests looking for an affordable home base in the San Diego area. The low-rise Travelodge features 43 exterior-access rooms with business-friendly free Wi-Fi and cable TVs with HBO. Convenient coffeemakers and microwave/mini-fridge units save time and money on the road. Non-smoking rooms are available and pets are welcome for an additional fee. In addition to the relaxing outdoor pool other thoughtful features include free coffee and daily newspapers in the lobby and free parking. The Travelodge is off I-8 in El Cajon about 16 miles from San Diego. San Diego State University is within a 15-minute drive and popular attractions such as San Diego Bay beaches the San Diego Zoo Viejas Casino and SeaWorld on Mission Bay are all within a 25-minute drive. The Travelodge is about 19 miles from San Diego International Airport. For a budget stay with free Wi-Fi and quick access to area attractions the Travelodge is a good choice.