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Select Non-Downtown San Diego Comic-Con Hotels Open Back Up

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Although we haven’t seen or heard of anyone who has been let in off the waitlist, a select few non-downtown hotels for San Diego Comic-Con have opened back up through onPeak. As of publication, the available hotels include Best Western Plus Hacienda Hotel Old Town, Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo/Sea World, Coronado Island Marriott Resort, Kona Kai Resort & Spa, ... Read More »

Hotelpocalypse 2016: San Diego Comic-Con Hotel Size Guide

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For better or for worse, what hotels you chose yesterday and what placement the Comic-Con Gods decided to randomly place you in are going to determine your fate this year. And come Friday when hotel confirmations will likely go out, thousands of attendees will be scratching their heads, wondering, “How did I end up at that hotel?” So, for fun, ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Hotelpocalypse 2016 [UPDATED]


[UPDATE] OnPeak has clarified how they will process hotel submissions: Going by the timestamp of when users initially were granted access to the form, and not when it was submitted. This is different from what onPeak phone representatives were telling callers this morning. To clarify: requests will be processed based on the timestamp of when you were given access to the form, not the ... Read More »

Visual Guide To The San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Hotel Sale

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If you thought getting a badge to San Diego Comic-Con was tough, you better buckle in for the bumpy ride that is the General Hotel Sale, or, as we lovingly call it, Hotelpocalypse. On Tuesday, April 5, attendees will try for a hotel, and just like with badge sales, some attendees will walk away disappointed. Though this year has thrown ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Early Bird Hotel Sale Now Open

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Now that you know whether or not you have a badge to San Diego Comic-Con 2016, the next question on your mind is inevitably: Where am I going to stay? As of this morning, we’ve got some news on that. The Early Bird Hotel Sale is back for 2016, with reservations now open through onPeak, the company which merged with ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con General Hotel Sale Set for April 5

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Now that we can officially say that Comic-Con is happening “this year”, all eyes turn toward the two biggest sales yet to happen: Open Registration and the General Hotel sale. While we don’t have an answer on when those of you who struck out in Preregistration will get to try for badges (our guess: March 12), we do now have ... Read More »

New Hotels on the Horizon for Downtown San Diego


Expansion is coming to San Diego — just maybe not in the ways that San Diego Comic-Con attendees had anticipated. Hotels will soon be popping up around downtown San Diego, like the Pendry hotel which we reported on earlier this year. The Pendry, which is being built on J St. between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, is tentatively slated to open ... Read More »