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Republic Moving and Storage: A leader among Downtown San Diego Moving Companies

Downtown San Diego Movers, Republic Moving and Storage provides all our moving and storage customers with the tools and knowledge they need to ensure a stress-free move from start to finish. If you are entertaining the idea about moving to downtown San Diego find out everything the area has to offer in our Mover’s Overview of the downtown San Diego neighborhoods. When you do decide to move, wherever that may be, call on the San Diego’s downtown movers at Republic for your free moving and storage quote.


Centrally located in San Diego, Downtown San Diego is bordered by San Diego Bay to the west and southwest, Bankers Hill, Middletown, and Balboa Park to the north, Sherman Heights and Golden Hill to the east, and Barrio Logan and Logan Heights to the southeast.

Located minutes from the San Diego Airport, there are endless things to do and see in downtown San Diego with all of it being accessible by foot or by public transportation. The streets are lined with historic and modern buildings that are a filled with: live-work lofts, hotels, high-rises, condos and apartments, restaurants, night clubs, roof-top bars, shops, local businesses and boutiques.


The New Children’s MuseumThe New Children’s Museum mission is to “stimulate imagination, creativity and critical thinking in children and families through inventive and engaging experiences with contemporary art.”  Children of all ages can experience interactive art by playing and creating. From toddler to teen the New Children’s Museum seeks to bring families together though creativity and art.

Petco Park: home to the San Diego Padres baseball team Petco Park is located between 7th and 10th Avenues, south of J Street. The “Park at the Park”, a grassy berm sloping above the outfield fence, is open during game time, allowing fans to sit and watch games for $5. When no games are being played, the Park at the Park serves as a free local park for area residents. Fans in concession stands, in bars, restaurants or wandering the stands can watch the action on 244 high-definition TV monitors and an additional 500 standard-definition TVs.

USS Midway Museum:  Explore nearly 50 years of world history aboard the longest-serving Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century.  USS Midway Museum offers self-guided audio tours, over 60 exhibits and 29 restored aircrafts making it an all-day adventure filled with fun for the whole family.

Seaport Village:  Head to the waterfront and explore over 50 shops, 17 restaurants and an abundance of outdoor entertainment and vendors in Seaport Village which is adjacent to San Diego Bay.

Maritime Museum:  The Maritime Museum of San Diego boasts one of the largest collections of historic ships including the world’s oldest active ship, Star of India. Public tours of the collection and exhibits are available daily.

Little Italy:  Adventure to Little Italy district which is known is trademarked as “A hip historic urban neighborhood”. Enjoy delicious, authentic Italian food, shopping, public art displays, Saturday Farmer’s Market and leash-free dog parks.

Shopping:  The sky is the limit when it comes to shopping in downtown San Diego. Explore Horton Plaza’s maze-like outdoor mall that looks like it came straight out of a Dr. Seuss book or stop into the many boutiques along the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter District.

Nightlife:  San Diego is known to sizzle with exciting nightlife and if roof-top bars and chic nightclubs are what you are looking for, then downtown San Diego is the place you will want to be once the sun goes down.

San Diego Convention Center:  The San Diego Convention Center is the primary convention center and is located in the Marina District of San Diego on Harbor Drive. Known for incredible panoramic views of San Diego Bay and five-star service, the San Diego Convention Center is the home to countless conventions, meetings, events small and big including the world-renown Comic Con which boasted over 130K attendees in 2015 which of course did not include the thousands of other Comic Con fans who didn’t attend but took over the city in this 4 day event.



Three freeways are prominent in downtown San Diego:

Highway 163 ends in downtown with the southbound lane of the freeway becoming 10th Ave and 11th Ave becoming the northbound lane at Ash Street.

Interstate 5 passes above the downtown area and is accessible from selected streets outside of the actual downtown area or at the intersection of 10th/11th and Ash.

Highway 94 enters downtown from the east, with westbound 94 becoming F Street and G Street becoming eastbound 94.

The downtown area is served by the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System, the San Diego Trolley. There is also a commuter train linking downtown with northern San Diego County, called the Coaster, which also stops at communities along the San Diego County coastline, as well as the Amtrak passenger rail system.

Parking is somewhat of a challenge is done through paid parking lots or metered street parking. Compared to other San Diego neighborhoods downtown San Diego is quite urban and has a higher level of pedestrians and persons accessing public transportation.

There are bicycle taxis, water taxis, taxis, Uber, bus lines, smart car stations and bike rental stations throughout the neighbor and are all easily accessed from any street.


If high-rise, condo, urban living is what you are looking for then downtown San Diego is the place for you. Here is a sample of some of our favorite places to move into in downtown San Diego. Have some questions about your move? Contact your downtown movers at Republic Moving and Storage before you decide to take the moving plunge to ensure that you are armed with the moving tools need for the stress-free move you deserve.

Allegro Towers: 1455 Kettner Boulevard San Diego, CA 92101 | 619.595.7801

AVA Cortez Hill: 1399 Ninth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 | 866.657.5630

Harbor View: 820 West G Street San Diego, CA 92101 | 619.696.6644

Strata: 969 Market Street San Diego, CA 92101 |619.758.3580

13th & Market: 1330 Market Street San Diego, CA 92101 | 619.488.9883


Our Clients Feedback

  • The movers arrived when expected for both pickup and delivery. I appreciate the communication from the driver. They were polite and courteous. This was my first time having used long distance movers, usually we do it ourselves, so I was nervous. It was all easier than I anticipated.

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    Ericka A.
    3 months ago

    I would like to share that I was very impressed with Jessica and her professionalism. Thank you and I appreciate all your help!

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    Natalia A.
    4 months ago

    Captain Kirk! What a great group of guys. This crew was above exceptional. They did things I would never have expected a moving company to do. For example, my son was moving some of his things with a rented truck- they helped him load some of... read more

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    Maria M.
    9 months ago
  • 5 star ratingI used Republic Moving and storage for my move to my new apartment. They were great guys. They showed up on time and even slightly early. They came in and asked what needed to be moved and did a walk through of the house before they... read more

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    Tina S.
    9 months ago

    5 star ratingMine was an international move involving 2 pick-up locations and fragile antiques. I worked with Don to get a quote and he was great. Eric then handled communications as loading day approached. Drivers and crew were efficient, friendly, and took care to wrap things well. Delivery in another country and... read more

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    Dawn M.
    10 months ago

    5 star ratingI got multiple quotes from moving and packing. Republic can in with the best price. Don came to my house for an estimate and was pretty close to spot on for number of boxes needed and time to get the move done. They have you sign for an approved maximum... read more

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    Luke S.
    10 months ago
  • 5 star ratingWe had a fantastic moving experience with Kirk's crew. All of the guys were extremely friendly, polite, patient and careful. Over our 3 days of packing and moving, they took great care to protect our house and ensure that everything was exactly where we wanted it. Couldn't have asked for... read more

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    V K.
    11 months ago

    5 star ratingVery friendly, fast and efficient. Stayed within my budget and went above and beyond what I had originally had planned.

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    Marty S.
    11 months ago

    4 star ratingWe had a great move-in experience. Tony (crew leader) and his team were professional, careful, quick, and efficient. Tony greeted me and introduced his team Cris, Israel, and Pablo. Tony briefed me on what would happen. He then asked me to give him and the team... read more

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    Kim C.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingKirk and his crew were very contentious and took such good care with my furniture and also the house itself. There were no dents in the walls, or dirty carpet and all my belongings arrived in perfect condition. They were thoughtful and trustworthy and a pleasure to work... read more

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    Teri W.
    1 year ago

    4 star ratingCoordinating staff were really nice and helpful over the phone. Alfonso, Jesse, and Ernesto were efficient in packing and loading up our shipment.

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    Tram H.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingSo, we just relocated from Japan (military move) and Republic Moving and Storage aka Lovejoy Family moving was contracted to deliver our things. We did not have them pack out (that was a Japanese company) so my review pertains to the delivery experience. After reading some of these reviews I... read more

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    Bassma H.
    1 year ago
  • 4 star ratingThe process was pretty quick (3~4hrs) to do a fully furnished one bedroom apartment. The crew that did the main moving was Steve D and Blas, Isreal. They did a really good job from what I could tell and went from one to the next to not waste any extra... read more

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    Earnest Y.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingMoving is stressful af. I've moved at least 10 times in my life, and the most positive experience we've had thus far was with Republic last week. This crew went above and beyond to help us get our shit together and move across San Diego County (from Poway to La... read more

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    Moe A.
    1 year ago

    4 star ratingI worked with Republic Moving & Storage on April 5th to move from a 2br downtown San Diego condo into a house in Pacific Beach. Overall, I had a very good experience. The first thing that I would like to mention is that I appreciated that someone actually answered the... read more

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    Tim T.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingAna & Amanda were my packers who showed up as per their estimated time. They made my move for out of state easy with a piece of mind nothing will break. I would recommend and request them to pack your next move.

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    Derrick W.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingI had the pleasure of having Rey, Sergio, and Aldo assist with my express shipment from Bahrain to San Diego. They arrived earlier than expected and were all true professionals. They did an amazing job!

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    Rosie R.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingJoel, Damian, and Neftali were fantastic! They were right on time, very courteous, and very professional. They took time to go over everything with the two of us and made sure we weren't left with any questions.

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    Lindsey L.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingAna, Amanda, and Brenda just finished our pack out. They were quick and super efficient. They went over everything with us and explained what to expect. They were careful and double checked each room with us (and left a box for the toys that are no doubt under the furniture)

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    K W.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingMoving is very very stressful especially while pregnant and I can not explain how professional and efficient Rolando, Chris, Alex & Adrian were.They made my families military transfer so easy and smooth and were very very kind. Their team paid attention to items we were concerned about and made sure... read more

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    Gabriella S.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingWe just completed a move with packing, storage, and an interstate delivery 4 months later. From the start, Republic was great. The quote was accurate and the schedule for packing/loading was spot on.Special kudos to Miguel and Victor on the packing/loading end. These guys worked hard, were... read more

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    Rick D.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingThe crew that we had were great. They were all really nice and professional and did their job just fine! We didn't have as much stuff as most do so it went by really quickly. You can't go wrong with this company!

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    Gabrielle H.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingBrandon, Jr, Greg, Angelo, Ronnie, Pat and Mark did an awesome job packing and marking all our stuff for our overseas move. They were very professional and knowledgeable. They were able to give us answers to all the questions we had. Thank you so much for your help. We really... read more

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    Anna K.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingRolando and his team packed and loaded our HHG shipment for our overseas move last week and they were awesome! Called to let us know when they would arrive, arrived ahead of schedule, and were extremely efficient. Each member of the team were professional, friendly, and respectful. They hustled to... read more

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    Jenny L.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingRecently moved from Carlsbad, CA to Colorado. I found Republic through some online get-a-quote site. We are very pleased with everything they did.I paid for the move myself so price was always a concern and they were in line with all the other major movers. I had... read more

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    Scott N.
    1 year ago

    4 star ratingThanks Team Republic Moving & Storage! Mr. Miguel Ramirez, his brother Hugo, and James made up the team for our pack-out to Florida. Very professional, well led, friendly, inexhaustible, and followed through with a spotless move from start to finish. They were flexible with the schedule before arrival, showed up... read more

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    Brent S.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingWe just got our stuff earlier today here in Silverstrand and the crews are all nice And patient.

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    Ria C.
    1 year ago
  • 5 star ratingAlberto and his crew we're very professional and incredibly helpful. The best moving experience I have ever had.

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    Tim Q.
    1 year ago

    5 star ratingAs a military family we are very familiar with moving. Ricardo and his team were extremely professional, polite and curious. In 23 years of moving every three to four years Republic Moving and Storage were the best we've ever experienced. They were efficient and friendly and handled our... read more

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    Donny G.
    2 years ago

    5 star ratingThis is our first overseas move and PJ, Dalton and Derek made it a smooth sailing. Not only were they experienced with overseas move they made us feel very comfortable during such a hectic transition. The team worked from the moment they got to our house. The attention to detail... read more

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    Liz H.
    2 years ago