Westfield Horton Plaza, San Diego

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  • This has interesting architecture but is definitely a 'tired' place and the shops are not that good.The area is a little rough and there are many homeless people in the area.This is not the best place...  more »
  • If you are traveling by Cruise ship too San diego. Horton Plaza is really close by. I enjoy the mall is easy to navigate and has all the stores I love to go too. I would love it tho if it has a Apple ...  more »
  • This mall provides great exercise and fun shopping with a really cool building design. Lots of options for a variety of shopping areas. This place also gives great views of downtown from the top floor...  more »
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  • As far as open-air malls this is a pretty good one. Stores range from mid-tier to moderately uppity. The food court is lacking, and there aren't any convenient plugs if you need to charge, but that's not really why you're going to a mall. Security keeps a pretty good leash on the overwhelming homeless masses that occupy the nearby area, so you shouldn't get harassed by panhandlers, but if you venture too far away that's another story. There are plenty of good eating options in the nearby area.
  • I love the look of this mall. I went on a Sunday afternoon and it was pretty dead. It is located in downtown San Diego so there is a great deal of homeless population around, but there is security that keeps them from loitering. Overall I think it's a great place to walk around and shop.
  • I work at this mall. It will be going through a renovation soon. Beautiful public space on the Broadway side and a restored theatre space ( The Balboa). Some stores have left but most are still open. Including the anchor store Macy's. There are movie theatres on the top level as well as a comedy club. There is also a great natural foods store, Jimbo's. Check it out.
  • Great shopping area right in the heart of downtown San Diego in Gaslamp. Parking can get a little expensive in the garage if you're there for a long time. I recommend visiting on weekdays after 6pm and find free parking on the street or Sundays when parking on the street is free all day. I visit the 24 Hour Fitness here and they validate your parking for 2 hours (just FYI).
  • Cool shopping area. Variety of shops and eateries to check out. Getting around (upper and lower levels) can be a bit confusing if you're​ unfamiliar with the place. It's an open mall area but the wind circulates through pretty well. Nice spot altogether.

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