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About Us

Five Star Tours and Charter Company was founded on the need for a safe, reliable and efficient means of transportation and tourist service in the greater San Diego area. Since then, our vision has embraced our company philosophy. We are committed to your success! Our main goal is to ensure total quality service from the top down.




Our Quality Commitment

At Five Star Tours, our motto is "driving quality with professional assistance" and it is embraced throughout the whole experience from the first contact to the final "goodbye". We have over 30 years of experience in the regional tourism and charter motor coach industry. We are most knowledgeable in regional and international tourism laws. Our drivers are well qualified and experienced in many fields of the industry. Our drivers are always fluently bilingual, flexible, reliable and committed to our client. Five Star Tours is fully compliant with US and Mexico Department of Transportations. We are a California Certified Woman Owned Small Business*.  Rest assured we are always committed to providing the best quality standards in the industry.


* Terms and conditions are available upon request


Your Five Star Team

Our staff is fully dedicated to your success. We have taken every means to ensure a safe and quality service. Most of our staff is bilingual ( Spanish/ English ). Our drivers are trained to the utmost current laws. Five Star Tours participates in a Random Drug Pool Program. Each year, we are audited by the California Highway Patrol with an above standard rating. We have over 200 years of combined experience, you know you can trust us!


Five Star Tours & Charter Company offers:

  • Individual sightseeing tours in San Diego and Baja, Mexico such as Baja Culinary Tour Products
  • Group sightseeing tours
  • Charter services for a wide variety of events
  • School bus contracting services
  • Customized Shuttle Ground services throughout Baja, Mexico


Five Star Tours & Charter Company consistently reinvests in state-of-the-art equipment. The company's fleet of equipment includes:

  • 9 deluxe coaches, which accommodate 47, 50, 52 or 53 passengers
  • 3 mini-coaches which provide seating for 30, 28, or 23 passengers
  • Vans that can accommodate 7 or 14 passengers
  • A wheelchair accessible van


All Five Star Tours coaches are deluxe, wide-bodied models featuring climate control and contoured, reclining seats with individual reading lights. Other standard features include:


  • TV/DVD players
  • restroom
  • cellular phone
  • panoramic windows
  • extensive storage
  • step stool
  • AM/FM stereo/cassette
  • public address system
  • trash bags
  • card tables (by request)

Some of our newest coaches include wall-to-wall carpet, CD players and DVD players



  • Five Star Tours & Charter Company holds the United States Department of Transportation's highest possible safety rating and an outstanding rating from the U.S. Department of Defense
  • We are fully insured beyond the required certificate of insurance
  • Our fleet is subject to random, on the road inspections annually
  • We operate our own full-maintenance facility to keep equipment in top-notch condition

Trade Associations
Five Star Tours is a member of several national & local trade associations including:

  • San Diego Convention & Visitors' Bureau
  • San Diego North Convention & Visitors' Bureau
  • San Diego Concierge Association
  • San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • San Diego Hispanic Champer of Commerce 
  • National Association of Catering Executives
  • National Tour Association
  • United Motorcoach Association
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