San Diego

Travel Guide
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 RM682 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
RM682
per night
19 Dec - 20 Dec
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! (5,702 reviews)
"We were going on a cruise and came a couple of days early to see a bit of San Diego. The walking areas around the hotel are spectacular with views of the harbor. The staff at the hotel are so helpful and friendly. When it was time to get on the ship, we just walked across the street. Fabulous ..."

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2022

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Legacy Resort Hotel & Spa
Legacy Resort Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
875 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA, 92108
The price is RM712 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
RM712
per night
19 Dec - 20 Dec
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, a full-service spa and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms in their ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,658 reviews)
"New hotel"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2022

Legacy Resort Hotel & Spa
Omni San Diego Hotel
Omni San Diego Hotel
4 out of 5
675 L St, San Diego, CA, 92101
The price is RM682 per night from 29 Dec to 30 Dec
RM682
per night
29 Dec - 30 Dec
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 bars/lounges and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,983 reviews)
"Wonderful place to stay."

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2022

Omni San Diego Hotel
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
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! (5,702 reviews)
"We were going on a cruise and came a couple of days early to see a bit of San Diego. The walking areas around the hotel are spectacular with views of the harbor. The staff at the hotel are so helpful and friendly. When it was time to get on the ship, we just walked across the street. Fabulous ..."

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2022

Wyndham San Diego Bayside
Omni San Diego Hotel
Omni San Diego Hotel
4 out of 5
675 L St, San Diego, CA, 92101
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly aparthotel in San Diego. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 bars/lounges and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,983 reviews)
"Wonderful place to stay."

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2022

Omni San Diego Hotel
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
4 out of 5
207 5th Ave, San Diego, CA, 92101
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! (2,043 reviews)
"The service was great, the rooms were clean and the local area is fantastic to walk and explore. The views from our room was beautiful. My only complaint is the bath towels. They were like rocks but thats me being petty. Overall, top rated👌"

Reviewed on 21 Nov 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.