There’s no place like Southern California during the summer. There are so many things to do and see during your visit to San Diego, so we narrowed it down to the top 5 for you to enjoy. If you are looking for even more top attractions, be sure to visit the front desk for a visitor guide and to receive 10% off your tickets to popular area attractions. We look forward to seeing you at the resort and hope you enjoy your time in America’s Finest City!
5. Gaslamp Quarter
The Gaslamp Quarter is the place to be in Downtown San Diego. This 16 square-block historic neighborhood is full of high-end and trendy restaurants, refreshing drinks, and fun entertainment for adults and families. With convenient direct access to the trolley from the resort, a fun trip to the Gaslamp Quarter and Downtown San Diego is right around the corner.
4. San Diego Craft Brews/Beer Scene
Experience Beervana in San Diego County now housing over 85 craft breweries. Enjoy a brew at established San Diego breweries like Stone Brewery, Karl Strauss Brewing Company, and Ballast Point and newbies like Green Flash Brewery and Societe Brewing Company. Join companies like BrewHop, Brewery Tours of San Diego, and Beer Train Tour and they will chauffeur you and your friends around to some of San Diego’s best breweries. The San Diego Gaslamp also has plenty of local spots to visit for beers and dining. A quick trolley ride downtown and you are there.
3. USS Midway Museum
The USS Midway Museum is a must-see during your trip to San Diego. Known for being the longest-serving aircraft carrier in the 20th century, the historic ship now resides in Downtown San Diego and serves as a floating interactive museum. The museum is easy to access from the resort, located just a short trolley ride away! Enjoy more time by the water during your trip downtown and check out the shops in Seaport Village.
2. A Trip to the San Diego Zoo
Every year the San Diego Zoo comes alive at night during the summer. Stay after dark and celebrate this awesome event for both young and old. The fun begins when the sun goes down and includes, live music, special performances, plus interactive attractions. See the animals at night in a whole new light. They also have performers throughout the night in costume greeting guest. Summer is the best time to visit the zoo. For more information and a calendar of events be sure to visit the official website of the San Diego Zoo here.
1. Spend The Day At The Beach
No trip to San Diego is complete without a day (or many!) at the beach. From the calm La Jolla Cove to the surf break of Encinitas, to the boardwalk of Mission Beach, the beaches of San Diego stretch to over 70 miles of coastline. Thanks to year-round sunshine and warm temperatures, the beaches in San Diego can be enjoyed any time of year. With our easy access to the freeway, you can be at the coastline in no time. Be sure to ask the front desk for our favorite beaches when you stay.