About San Diego
Things To Do In San Diego, California
Situated on 28 beautiful oceanfront acres on Coronado Island, the Hotel del Coronado is San Diego's only true beachfront hotel. From its scenic locale just across the bay from downtown, The Del provides easy access to a wide variety of entertaining and engaging San Diego activities.
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Notable San Diego Attractions
Known as "America's Finest City", San Diego combines the art and culture of a major metropolis with a relaxed, small-town feel. Experience its world-class restaurants, fantastic shopping, award-winning local theatre, miles or recreational beaches, over 70 golf courses, and major attractions that include SeaWorld, the World-Famous San Diego Zoo, Wild Animal Park and Legoland. All are within minutes of the Del's renowned beachfronts accomodations. Please visit these websites for more information.
Restaurants and Nightlife
There are a large number of great dining options in both San Diego and Coronado.
Arts & Culture
Encompassing 1,200 acres, Balboa Park is a magnificent cultural complex that includes 15 museums, eight gardens and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Often referred to as the "Smithsonian of the West," Balboa Park is the largest urban park in North America, exceeding even Central Park in New York in size. Filled with cultural treasures, architectural grandeur, lush landscapes, stunning gardens and award-winning performing arts. Some attractions include:
- San Diego Art Institute
- California Native Plant Garden
- San Diego Youth Symphony
- Balboa Park Golf Center
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Local Theatre and Entertainment
Whether you call it Broadway-West or the West Coast's West End, San Diego has earned its reputation as a premiere destination for theatre. As a city that has produced and sent more shows to Broadway than any other city in America, San Diego boasts over 150 stages including two Tony® Award-winning theatres, that captivate audiences season after season with unforgettable performances.