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Looking for a classic California beach experience, with a boardwalk, beach volleyball, even a classic amusement park? You can find it at Mission Beach in San Diego. After you’re done swimming and sunning, hit one of the many beachside restaurants and bars for some live music, dancing and a tropical drink.

All things to do » Things to do

USS Midway Museum
USS Midway Museum
Owner description: The USS Midway Museum is San Diego’s newest visitor attraction, this real naval aircraft carrier offers a once in a lifetime opportunity for everyone. Guests of all ages can enjoy... more Owner description: The USS Midway Museum is San Diego’s newest visitor attraction, this real naval aircraft carrier offers a once in a lifetime opportunity for everyone. Guests of all ages can enjoy a self-guided audio tour featuring 60 exhibits highlighting this “city at sea” and 25 restored aircrafts. Explore galleys, officer’s country and sleeping quarters of a 69,000 ton ship, naturally located in Navy Town USA, a visit to the Midway is uniquely San Diego! less
Attraction type: Museums; Military museums; Ships; Speciality museums
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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery
Attraction type: Cemeteries
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Balboa Park
Balboa Park
One of the most popular urban parks in the United States, this bucolic paradise is packed with an array of attractions, including the world-famous San Diego Zoo.
Attraction type: Playgrounds; Gardens; Parks
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Torrey Pines State Reserve
Torrey Pines State Reserve
Owner description: Although this park is located within San Diego's city limits, it remains one of the wildest landscapes along the Southern California coast, with miles of unspoiled beaches... more Owner description: Although this park is located within San Diego's city limits, it remains one of the wildest landscapes along the Southern California coast, with miles of unspoiled beaches, chaparral, elegant Torrey Pine trees and a lagoon vital to many species of migrating birds. less
Attraction type: Historic walking areas; Beaches; Nature & wildlife areas; State Parks; Hiking trails
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Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
Attraction type: Parks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Nearby recommended restaurants:

Bobboi Natural Gelato
Bobboi Natural Gelato
Ranked #1 of 1,261 Restaurants in La Jolla
Price:
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice cream
Good for: View
Dining options: After-hours, Dessert
Parma Cucina Italiana
Parma Cucina Italiana
Ranked #2 of 4,156 Restaurants in San Diego
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: After-hours
Phil's BBQ
Phil's BBQ
Ranked #3 of 4,156 Restaurants in San Diego
Price:
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch Spot, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, After-hours
Truluck's Seafood Steak and Crab - La Jolla
Truluck's Seafood Steak and Crab - La Jolla
Ranked #4 of 4,156 Restaurants in San Diego
Price: USD 31 - 60
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Business, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, After-hours, Dessert
Snooze
Snooze
Ranked #5 of 4,156 Restaurants in San Diego
Price:
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch Spot, Reservations

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Dolphin Motel
Dolphin Motel
USD 55 - 75
Ranked #10 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Del Mar
3.0 of 5
Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Del Mar
USD 130 - 246
Ranked #14 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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The Pearl Hotel
3.0 of 5
The Pearl Hotel
USD 115 - 210
Ranked #15 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Residence Inn San Diego Rancho Bernardo / Carmel Mountain Ranch
3.0 of 5
Residence Inn San Diego Rancho Bernardo / Carmel Mountain Ranch
USD 155 - 301
Ranked #5 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego-Del Mar
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites by Hilton San Diego-Del Mar
USD 142 - 323
Ranked #6 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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Omni San Diego Hotel
4.0 of 5
Omni San Diego Hotel
USD 189 - 487
Ranked #7 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

The Grand Del Mar
5.0 of 5
The Grand Del Mar
USD 415 - 832
Ranked #1 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

The Lodge at Torrey Pines
5.0 of 5
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
USD 331 - 483
Ranked #2 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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Tower23 Hotel
4.0 of 5
Tower23 Hotel
USD 292 - 592
Ranked #9 of 269 Hotels in San Diego
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.