Accommodations – USAELC


Housing Options

*USAELC is not affiliated with these companies in any form.

San Diego offers a wide variety of housing options. Students may research online and make arrangements prior to arriving to the U.S.  The USAELC office is available to assist with any questions you may have about housing options or neighborhoods to consider.  Below are some helpful resources to begin your search!

Websites to search for long term rentals:

Websites to search for temporary housing, short term rentals:

Website for hotel options near USAELC. Search by address: 3900 Harney Street, San Diego CA 92110:

International Dorms
This option is for students who enjoy living on their own and like the comfort of a hotel room. The accommodation includes furniture, cable television,microwave, refrigerator and bathroom.

Vantaggio State Street

Vantaggio State Street in San Diego lies in the heart of Little Italy, a charming and trendy place lined with sidewalk cafes and numerous restaurants. Your new home here is just blocks away from Downtown and the harbor, and only minutes away from the Gaslamp Quarter and the San Diego airport.

Excellent Accommodations for:

  • International Students
  • Corporate Travelers
  • Short Term Rentals

All Studios are Fully Furnished:

  • Cable TV
  • Mini Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Telephone with Voicemail

With Amenities that Include:

  • Free WiFi & Cable Internet Access
  • All Utilities Included
  • Community Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • and much more!

Vantaggio Suites is located in the heart of Little Italy, a charming place lined with sidewalk cafes, bakeries, and numerous restaurants.  It is a few blocks from downtown San Diego and the harbor and only minutes away from the Gaslamp Quarter and the San Diego Airport.Taxi cabs from the airport to the Vantaggio will cost about $12-$15. Each room has its own mini-fridge, telephone and microwave, and all rooms have a private bath.  Linens and towels are provided.There is a laundry room, student lounge, computer room, and study room in the building.  Free wireless internet is included.There are two shared kitchens on each floor with stoves and ovens for the students to use.Cookware is provided.Rooms are cleaned bi-weekly.Items such as vacuum-cleaners, and irons can be checked out at the front desk.

The reception desk is open 24 hours/day
.  Check-in time is after 3:00 PM. Students are responsible for
providing the refundable $100 security deposit and the $30 non-refundable cleaning fee at check-in.

Link to Vantaggio Suites


This option is for budget-minded students, who are interested in a comfortable clean, safe, environmentally sensitive accommodations at a considerable discount over standard hotel rates. San Diego Hostels are centrally located, just minutes from the airport, public transportations, convention center, and major attractions.
Cost: $20-50, $650 a month in private room.

Prices are deemed reliable but not guaranteed.  Be sure to verify from the third parties offering accommodations.