Local AttractionsThere are many reasons why San Diego visitors return again and again. Year round sunshine has to be at the top of the list. San Diego offers some of the finest recreational opportunities in the country. A perfect climate with miles of breathtaking coastline and sandy beaches.
The Ocean Beach Hotel is the premier hotel in San Diego's popular beach town, Ocean Beach. The Ocean Beach Hotel is located on the beach and just minutes from renowned attractions like the World-Famous San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park, and SeaWorld. The partial list below highlights some of San Diego's outstanding local attractions.
San Diego Zoo
World-famous. 4,000 rare and endangered birds, mammals and reptiles. 6,500 varieties of exotic plants. Features Ituri Forest, Giant Panda Research Station, Polar Bear Plunge. Open daily.
Park Blvd. & Zoo Place, San Diego 92112
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
(Formerly named Wild Animal Park)
An 1,800-acre wildlife preserve featuring a guided railway tour, "Heart of Africa" safari walk, shows, exhibits, and new Condor Ridge habitat. Open daily 9 a.m.
15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido 92027
SeaWorld San Diego
Killer whales, dolphins, manatees and more. Adventure park. Experience new Pirates 4-D, high-tech movie adventure. Open daily 10 a.m.
500 Sea World Drive, San Diego 92109
A diverse array of museums and galleries on 1,200 acres. Dubbed the Smithsonian of the West. A visitor's center offers complete information on exhibits, activities and facilities.
1549 El Prado, San Diego 92101
An interactive family theme park for youngsters 3-11. Rides, shows and attractions. Open daily.
One Lego Drive, Carlsbad 92008