We invite you to come visit our charming little town this holiday season. Alpine is a quick drive from Coastal San Diego and home to several luxury hotels.
Getting to Alpine
Conveniently located adjacent to Interstate 8, Alpine is less than half an hour from the coast and Downtown San Diego by car. Visitors can access the heart of Alpine from both Exit 30 (Tavern Rd) and Exit 33 (Willows Rd/Alpine Bl) on I-8.
Public transit service is available on the MTS 838 and 888 bus routes. Visit for complete schedules and a list of stops. Area casinos offer limited shuttle service from points in Coastal San Diego. Check their websites for full details.
Places to Stay
Viejas Casino & Resort
Viejas Hotel guests already enjoy many features and amenities, such as a lush, spacious pool and lounge area. Now with three luxury hotel towers, guests will have so much more to enjoy—including three modern fitness centers, three user-friendly business centers, 203 deluxe rooms and 193 VIP suites, a full service spa, 6 bars, 6 restaurants, an outlet shopping center, nine state-of-the-art meeting spaces, and the magnificent Oak Ballroom, ideal for hosting weddings and special group events.
5000 Willows Road, Alpine, CA 91901
With natural mountain scenery, Ayres Lodge Alpine is peaceful lodging in Alpine, California. Relax in inviting guestrooms of deep red hues, adorned with plush Ayres Celestial Sleepers beds, functional desks, and more. Our intimate San Diego County hotel features deluxe accommodations with modern comforts, including flat screen televisions, complimentary WiFi, microwaves and refrigerators in our Deluxe Rooms, and pet-friendly options in our Standard Rooms.
1251 Tavern Road, Alpine, CA 91901
Nestled in the mountains of the Cleveland National Forest on the property of Lions Tigers & Bears – a Big Cat and Exotic Animal Sanctuary – White Oak Wild Nights is a 2-bedroom, 1-bath luxurious retreat. Come experience the majestic sights and sound of the big cats and bears. The roars of tigers and lions; it's your very own private safari! www.lionstigersandbears.org
Visually stunning, Alpine Castle (pictured right) is a unique and luxurious venue offering sweeping views of the countryside, dramatic architectural stonework, warm wood interiors, and palatial rooms. With 17,000 square feet of living space and a 4,000 square foot wrap around deck, this mansion is the perfect place for an out of the ordinary event or get-away. www.alpinecastle.com/