San Diego

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San Diego
On the sun-drenched Pacific coast, this Southern California city provides great beaches, a famous zoo, historic sites and exciting nightlife.

San Diego is one of the most populated U.S. cities, but its laid-back lifestyle and pleasant open spaces give it a crowd-free feel. Bring the family to enjoy zoos, parks and beaches or have a romantic vacation with winery tours, great food and cultural evenings.

In Balboa Park near downtown, the famous San Diego Zoo has giant pandas, koalas and more than 3,500 animals in natural habitats, as well as 700,000 exotic plants. See more wild animals or even spend the night at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park north of the city. Enjoy marine animals and rides at SeaWorld®.

Along the ocean northwest of downtown is La Jolla. Hike past craggy trees in Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and watch for whales beyond the shoreline. Play at the renowned Torrey Pines Golf Course or visit the beaches along this peninsula to swim and watch sea lions.

In San Diego Bay, tour the USS Midway Museum, a retired aircraft carrier with 29 planes from World War II to Desert Storm as well as exciting flight simulators. A few blocks north is the Maritime Museum of San Diego, with restored tall ships from the days of early explorers.

San Diego has more than 70 miles (110 kilometers) of beaches for snorkeling, swimming, surfing and watersports. Enjoy the sands of Mission Beach, Pacific Beach and Windansea Beach.

The city has abundant cultural attractions including more than 15 museums and performance venues in Balboa Park. Attend first-run and popular touring plays at La Jolla Playhouse.

Visit the Gaslamp Quarter to view historic Victorian homes and sample San Diego’s fine dining and exciting nightlife. See a professional baseball game at Petco Park or let the kids enjoy interactive exhibits at the New Children’s Museum.

Fly into San Diego International Airport or drive along the scenic coastal highway and stop to view the Pacific Ocean. Visit some of the county’s 100 wineries. End your days with sunsets at Cabrillo National Monument or La Jolla Cove.

Where to stay in San Diego

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Wyndham San Diego Bayside
4 out of 5
1355 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is £172 per night from 5 Sep to 6 Sep
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and breakfast. Our guests praise the restaurant and the clean rooms ...
4/5 Very Good! (5,247 reviews)
"Great location, hotel needs a renovation job and a issue with fleas in the room."

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2022

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
4 out of 5
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA, 92101
Fully refundable
The price is £246 per night from 18 Aug to 19 Aug
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 outdoor pools and 6 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (3,573 reviews)
"I loved this hotel. Was big, clean, close to everything. Friendly and nice front desk."

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2022

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Paradise Point Resort & Spa
Paradise Point Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
1404 Vacation Rd, San Diego, CA, 92109
The price is £282 per night from 6 Sep to 7 Sep
Stay at this 4-star beach aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 5 outdoor pools and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (2,361 reviews)
Family Fun!
"Great place to stay. Had so many activities for the family. My only regret is not booking another night. The resort had so much to offer and the kids had a wonderful time. Looking forward to going again next summer."

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2022

Paradise Point Resort & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Wyndham San Diego Bayside
4 out of 5
1355 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is £172 per night from 5 Sep to 6 Sep
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and breakfast. Our guests praise the restaurant and the clean rooms ...
4/5 Very Good! (5,247 reviews)
"Great location, hotel needs a renovation job and a issue with fleas in the room."

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2022

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
4 out of 5
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is £246 per night from 18 Aug to 19 Aug
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 outdoor pools and 6 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (3,573 reviews)
"I loved this hotel. Was big, clean, close to everything. Friendly and nice front desk."

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2022

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
4 out of 5
207 5th Ave, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is £218 per night from 17 Aug to 18 Aug
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and a nightclub. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,854 reviews)
"The property was nice and clean . The rooms and bathrooms were well kept."

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2022

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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