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Prime Storage - Pacific Beach - 4595 Mission Bay Drive
Prime Storage - Imperial Chula Vista - 2385 Main Street
Extra Space Storage - 1533 - San Diego - 3808 Cedar StSan Diego CA 921052.9 miles away
Prime Storage - Trousdale Vista - 325 Trousdale Drive
Extra Space Storage - 0170 - San Diego - Pt Loma - 3883 Sherman Street
Public Storage - Spring Valley - 1247 Sweetwater Road - 1247 Sweetwater Road
Public Storage - San Diego - 5175 Pacific Hwy - 5175 Pacific Hwy
StaxUP Storage - Pacific Highway - 4835 Pacific Highway
Extra Space Storage - 0220 - Santee - Mission Gorge Rd - 10115 Mission Gorge Road
Ballpark Self Storage - 611 Island Ave
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Using Self-Storage in San Diego, CA

While you can't live in a storage unit, renting one is an ideal way to create more space in your home. San Diego has many self-storage and public storage facilities across the city, many offer discounts and reservations online.

Finding Storage in San Diego, CA

San Diego self-storage facilities located on the western end of the I-8 and the coastal section of the I-5 are perfect for those who need boat storage or storage space for other watersports equipment. Storage facilities for boat storage is a great alternative to dry and wet docking at a marina. Similarly, vehicle storage is perfect for keeping your car safe for extended periods when it's not needed.

Picking the Right Size Storage Unit in San Jose

When selecting the right storage unit, location, access hours, storage unit size and price are key. If storing large or heavy items, drive-up access improves convenience. A 10x10 storage unit is the most popular size, and is about half as big as a one-car garage. This can typically hold couches and dressers, a mattress set, and large appliances. If you just need to store smaller furniture, seasonal decor, or a handful of boxes, a 5x5 storage unit is about the size of a small walk-in closet and would be sufficient for these items.

Climate Controlled Storage in San Diego

Despite the mild environment in San Diego, some items like books, art, fabrics and electronic goods require climate control storage. This ensures they don't deteriorate. Climate controlled storage may not be as expensive as you think. Typically anywhere between 20-50% more than standard public self-storage units, climate-controlled storage means temperature and humidity levels are regulated. This means you won't be greeted by mold and mildew when the time comes to collect your items.

Reserve Storage on Sparefoot Today!

Choosing the right size unit ensures your valuables are safe and ready to be accessed when you need them. Size, location, and the amenities of the storage unit determine monthly rent. Additional features like climate controlled storage and drive-up access can increase the cost, but online reservations often include special discounts, like first month free, for of storage units.

How much do storage units cost in San Diego?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units inSan Diegois unit size. Larger storage units. like 10x10 and bigger, will generally cost more than smaller storage units, which range from 5x5 to 5x10 in size. Other factors that can increase self-storage prices include the storage unit amenities and special features. Self-storage facilities in San Diego that offer additional amenities like indoor climate control, 24-hour storage access, extra security features, and added conveniences like first floor storage options and elevators tend to be more expensive than storage facilities that offer basic services.

No matter what your storage needs are, you can easily find a cheap storage unit in San Diego. Compare the available facilities on SpareFoot and filter by preferred storage amenities and features.

Average Monthly Price of Self Storage in San Diego

Based on 1584 storage units in San Diego over the past 180 days.


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Average price of storage units by size

Find online move-in rates and specials like first month half off and first month FREE at select San Diego, California storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in San Diego, California for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$100.02$30.00
5 x 10$133.91$35.00
10 x 10$194.46$50.00
10 x 15$243.45$90.00
10 x 20$401.63$70.00

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in San Diego, California over the past 180 days is $138.50.

Data for the cheapest self-storage unit is updated every 15 minutes.

Frequently asked questions

How much is a 10x10 storage unit in San Diego, CA?

On average, a 10x10 storage unit costs $194.46 per month.

How much is a storage unit per month in San Diego?

Storage units in San Diego, CA cost, on average, $138.50 per month.

Do I need air-conditioned storage in San Diego, CA?

Air conditioned storage, also called climate controlled storage, is necessary in San Diego, CA if you're planning to store items that are at risk of damage if exposed to extreme heat or cold temperatures. This includes wood furniture, electronics, collectibles, paper documents and sentimental items.

Can a bed fit in a 5x5 storage unit in San Diego, CA?

You can definitely fit a twin or full-size mattress set in a 5x5 storage unit but a queen-sized mattress will be a tight fit. A 5x5 unit is about the size of a walk-in closet and has 8 foot ceilings, you could angle a queen mattress into the storage unit but there won't be too much space leftover for other items or boxes.

How do I figure out what size storage unit I need in San Diego?

Most storage facilities in San Diego, CA have a range of storage unit sizes, but what you need will depend on your belongings that need storage. A small 5x5 or 5x10 unit is suitable for a few boxes and small items, while a medium 10x10 to 10x15 unit is necessary for a one or two-bedroom home's contents. A large 10x20 or 10x30 unit is recommended for bigger furniture and large appliances from a three or four-bedroom home.

San Diego Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does San Diego student population affect self-storage prices?

Colleges and universities located in or nearby San Diego include Alliant International University, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, University of San Diego. College students often need self-storage during summer and winter breaks and can drive prices up during these seasons.

How does seasonality affect San Diego self-storage prices?

Storage prices in San Diego tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $42.95 monthly depending on the time of year. San Diego self-storage prices are highest inAugust, and lowest in December.

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