Hillcrest is an accepting urban village with a small-town feel.
WELCOME TO HILLCREST
Located only a few miles north of San Diego's bustling downtown, the vibrant uptown neighborhood of Hillcrest stands as San Diego's LGBTQ+ central hub, offering an array of bars, restaurants, coffee houses, boutiques and unique shops. Hillcrest is an accepting urban village with a small-town feel. Hillcrest is known for its tolerance, diversity and locally-owned businesses. Just south of Hillcrest sits Balboa Park, the largest urban cultural park in North America and a hub for recreation, arts and culture, and community gatherings. The park is home to 16 museums and performing arts venues, ornate Spanish-Renaissance architecture, 1,200 acres of beautiful gardens and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Adorable Homes to modern condo living are ever present throughout the Hillcrest area.