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Top Rated Hotels for your El Centro Vacation

Hampton Inn El Centro
Hampton Inn El Centro
2.5 out of 5.0 598 E. Wake Ave, El Centro, CA
Free Cancellation
$99
4.2/5 (11 reviews)

Indoor pool was not sufficiently heated. Apparently the outside temperature is what determines the temp setting for heated pool.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2019
Situated in El Centro, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Imperial Valley Mall and within 3 mi (5 km) of Broken Spoke Country Club and El Centro Chamber of Commerce. ...

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El Centro Travel Guide

Where is El Centro?

Before you head off on your big adventure to El Centro, it's probably wise to know where it is first. (It could also save you from an embarrassing conversation when friends and family ask exactly where you're going!)

It is around 520 miles southeast of the capital of California, Sacramento. El Centro is also 15 miles northwest of Mexicali.

A big part of traveling is meeting new people, so why not make friends with some of the 43,000 locals who live in this corner of Imperial County?

Places to Visit in El Centro

Refreshing air and pleasant surroundings are found in abundance at Bucklin Park. Want to keep the good times rolling? If you have a passion for golf, head to Broken Spoke Country Club. It's the perfect place to practice your game while you enjoy the fresh air. But that's not all there is! Spend the day shopping at Imperial Valley Mall and pick up the perfect souvenirs to take back home.

Car Rentals in El Centro

Turn up the volume on your favorite tunes and discover El Centro from the freedom of your own ride. You’ll find some of the hottest car rentals in El Centro on Orbitz.

Collect your car from the Imperial County Airport area and the only taxiing you'll be doing is from the runway to the gate. Drop by Avis, one of the closest vendors in the immediate vicinity.

Where to stay in El Centro – Hotel Accommodation

Eager to spend a night or more in El Centro? You might have to make some snappy decisions. Currently, Orbitz lists just 19 hotels in El Centro.

Want us to make things easier? We recommend the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites El Centro and TownePlace Suites Marriott El Centro.

Nearest Airports to El Centro

Unexpected getaways can be exciting, but it still pays to know something about where you're going. The nearest airport to El Centro is Imperial County Airport (IPL), 3 miles northwest of the center of town.

Popular Places to Visit Near El Centro

Boulevard is a favorite of adventurers. It can be found 45 miles from El Centro, and there's no lack of things to do. Wisteria Candy Cottage is a must-do. The Golden Acorn Casino and Sacred Rocks Reserve Labyrinth are also excellent attractions. Located 50 miles away, Los Algodones is one more neighboring destination. When you come here, make time to check out the Museum of History in Granite, the Ironwood Public Golf Course and West Wetlands Park.

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Do you need to amend or cancel your booking? Scared of a big fee? You'll be thrilled to hear that we don't have one!^ Hopefully, your airline and hotel don't either, but it would be sensible to contact them beforehand to find out.

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