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Christmas Holiday Schedule

In the true spirit of the holiday season, we extend our sincere appreciation for your business. May your holidays be filled with joy & cheer, and the New Year bring you peace & happiness.

Please make note of our upcoming holiday schedule:

  • Christmas Eve – Wed, Dec 24th – our offices will close at 2 PM
  • Christmas Day – Thur, Dec 25th – our offices will be CLOSED

Normal access hours are available at most A-1 Self Storage locations. Please check with your local facility to confirm the schedule. For your convenience, we also offer a 24 hour rental/payment kiosk at 18 of our A-1 Self Storage locations! We will reopen on Friday, December 26th.

Wishing you all the hope, wonder, and joy that this season can bring! 


Now Hiring Full-Time Sales Associate in San Juan Capistrano, CA!

Join the A-1 Self Storage TeamA-1 Self Storage in San Juan Capistrano, CA is looking for a full-time SALES ASSOCIATE. The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, outgoing, highly motivated, great at customer service and have a strong retail sales background. This position involves providing superior customer service in-person and over the telephone. It also includes ensuring the property is clean, well-maintained and meets company standards.

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Customer Review for A-1 Self Storage San Diego – Hotel Circle

College guy with mobile phone in his handAt A-1 Self Storage we value your feedback! Our goal is to ensure we provide quality products and the level of superior customer service you deserve. Customer reviews help us ensure we’re offering the absolutely best experience possible.

Keith L. is a repeat customer of ours, and has used a few of our San Diego locations. His favorite self storage facility by far is our A-1 Self Storage on Hotel Circle. Here is the “A-1 Story” he shared with us to tell us why:

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Holiday Decoration Storage Tips

The holiday season is in full swing! Here are some helpful storage tips to keep in mind now to make unpacking your holiday decorations quick and easy next year!

ornaments in compartment box


  1. Clearly mark boxes on all sides to easily identify its contents.
  2. Label everything to make things easier to find next season.
  3. Pack related items together so you won’t have to hunt for them:
    • Tree stand, topper, and skirt
    • Electrical cords with tree lights
    • Stockings, hangers, and other mantle items
  4. christmas lights wrapped around cardboard for storageBe resourceful and reuse wrapping paper, tissue paper, and gift boxes to safely pack your decorations.
  5. Keep strand lights untangled by wrapping them around pieces of cardboard.

If you follow these simple tips, decorating next season will be a well organized event.


Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

All A-1 Self Storage locations will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 27, 2014. 

Normal access hours are available at most locations. Please check with your location to confirm the schedule. For your convenience, we also offer a 24 hour rental/payment kiosk at 18 of our A-1 Self Storage locations! We will reopen on Friday, November 28th.

Our sincerest thanks and best wishes to you & your family for a happy Thanksgiving Day!


Holiday Travel Storage Tips

Overpacked suitcaseMany people will be traveling during the holidays to colder climates bringing along warm clothes, bulky coats, and gifts. With baggage limits and weight restrictions, people often find themselves running out of room in their suitcase, or struggling with an efficient way to pack their belongings.

Here are some simple storage tips to help make your packing and travel hassle free.

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Traffic Impact – Mother Goose Parade in El Cajon, CA

The 68th annual Mother Goose Parade will be held in El Cajon, CA on Sunday, November 23rd. This annual weekend event features a craft fair, carnival, and parade. The Mother Goose Parade is the largest parade in San Diego County, and the largest of its type west of the Mississippi.

As the parade route runs along Main Street El Cajon, traffic around our A-1 Self Storage location on West Main Street will be impacted. Main Street will be closed to vehicle traffic at noon on Sunday, and re-opened sometime after 3 PM. You will be able to access our facility by foot during this time, so our office will remain open for business normal hours.

When traveling in the area, please follow all detours and traffic control. Allow for extra travel time due to the delays expected.

Toys for Tots Annual Toy Drive

A-1 Self Storage Toys for TotsA-1 Self Storage is proud to participate as local toy drop site for the U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program!

The mission of the Toys for Tots program is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate children in our local communities. All 39 self storage locations are collecting new, unwrapped toys now through December 15th.*

For more information about the Toys for Tots program, visit

*Dates may vary by location – contact your closest facility to confirm.

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