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Best Things to Do in Pacific Beach, San Diego

Enjoy an escape to sunny skies and breathtaking ocean views of beautiful Pacific Beach. With endless sights to visit and fun activities to explore, you will have no time to waste in San Diego.
At the Surfer Beach Hotel, we put you within minutes of fun adventures and popular attractions in San Diego, California. Pack the car, and the kids, get on the road and explore the rugged beauty of the Southern California coast.
Pacific Beach at San Diego, California

Pacific Beach

Head right out of the hotel and explore the stunning Pacific Beach Boardwalk. Swim, surf, explore local shops, or spend some peaceful time enjoying the waves.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 0.2 mi
Nearby Dining : Chef Jun, Armonia Kitchen, Our Green Affair
Belmont Park at San Diego, California

Belmont Park

Visit the iconic San Diego amusement park with a mesmerizing backdrop of popular and family-friendly Mission Beach.
Distance : 1.4 mi
Phone : 858-488-1549
Nearby Dining : Chicken Charlie’s, Round Table Pizza, Belmonty’s Burgers
Westfield UTC at San Diego, California

Westfield UTC

Visit this open-air shopping mall located in the University City community of San Diego, CA.
Distance : 8.3 mi
Phone : 858-546-8858
Nearby Dining : Corner Bakery, Bazille, Eureka!
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at San Diego, California

Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Witness the amazing world of Birch Aquarium featuring over 60 habitats of fishes and invertebrates of the Pacific.
Distance : 8.9 mi
Phone : 858-534-3474
Nearby Dining : Splash! Café, Piatti, Barbarella Restaurant & Bar
La Jolla Cove at San Diego, California

La Jolla Cove

Surrounded by cliffs, this lovely picturesque beach offers exciting adventures including surfing, snorkeling, kayaking, and stand-up paddle boarding.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 4.8 mi
Nearby Dining : MVP Family Restaurant, Nine-Ten Restaurant & Bar, Catania
Pacific Surf School at San Diego, California

Pacific Surf School

Take your surfing lesson and hit the water. San Diego offers you many distinct surf spots to ride the waves. Start exploring and have fun!

Distance : 2 minutes of walk (387.1 ft.)
Phone : 858-488-2685
Nearby Dining : Sushi Ota, Kono’s Café, The Fishery
P B Surf Shop at San Diego, California

P B Surf Shop

Learn to surf at San Diego's one of the most experienced surfing schools. Create memories for a lifetime from your exciting Pacific Beach adventure.
Distance : 0.1 mi
Phone : 858-373-1138
Nearby Dining : Costa Brava, The Mission Branch, La Playa Taco Shop
Pacific Beach Drive at San Diego, California

Pacific Beach Drive

Hit the stunning Pacific Coast Highway for an unforgettable California road trip experience. Drive along the beautiful coastline with crashing waves and breathtaking landscape.

Distance : 0.9 mi
Nearby Dining : PB Poke House, Our Green Affair, Kono’s Café
Gaslamp Quarter at San Diego, California

Gaslamp Quarter

Explore the Victorian-age buildings, eclectic galleries, and vibrant nightlife of historic Gaslamp Quarter neighborhood in the heart of San Diego.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 11.1 mi
Nearby Dining : La Puerta, Taka Restaurant, Rustic Root
Dog Beach at San Diego, California

Dog Beach

This is one of the first leash-free beaches in the US. Visit the dog-friendly beach in San Diego. Play and have fun with the furry member of your family.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 5.6 mi
Nearby Dining : Armonia Kitchen, Phil’s BBQ, BO+Beau Kitchen+Bar
Fashion Valley at San Diego, California

Fashion Valley

Visit the Fashion Valley and spend an enjoyable afternoon. Explore more than 300 stores including popular international brands.

Distance : 8.1 mi
Nearby Dining : Bibigo Kitchen, Blanco Tacos+Taquila, Soichi
Seaport Village at San Diego, California

Seaport Village

Spend some time in this waterside complex. Walk around and explore the shops, eateries, and entertainment or simply sit back, relax and enjoy the sunset.
Distance : 9.8 mi
Phone : 619-530-0704
Nearby Dining : Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Eats By Sam, Edgewater Grill
Westfield Mission Valley at San Diego, California

Westfield Mission Valley

Visit Westfield Mission Valley for an amazing shopping experience. Check out their events and offers to have fun together with your family.
Distance : 8.1 mi
Phone : 619-296-6375
Nearby Dining : 365 Korean BBQ, Buffalo Wild Wings, King’s Fish House
Bazaar Del Mundo at San Diego, California

Bazaar Del Mundo

Enjoy a unique shopping experience Bazaar del Mundo. Explore this outdoor mall, shop for treasures and specialty arts from Mexico and around the world.
Distance : 6.8 mi
Phone : 619-296-3161
Nearby Dining : Casa Guadalajara, Casa De Bandini, Casa De Pico
Pangaea Outpost at San Diego, California

Pangaea Outpost

Witness a unique shopping experience at this diverse marketplace. Shop from more than 70 different local merchants and artists.
Distance : 0.6 mi
Phone : 858-581-0555
Nearby Dining : Our Green Affair, Oltre Mare, Kono’s Café
Black's Beach at San Diego, California

Black's Beach

Seated beneath the bluffs of Torrey Pines, Black's Beach is a famous clothing-optional beach in San Diego.
Distance : 10.2 mi
Nearby Dining : A. R. Valentien, Truluck’s, Snooze- an A.M. Eatery
Fiesta Island Park at San Diego, California

Fiesta Island Park

Fiesta Island is a large peninsula park in Mission Bay, California. Let your furry friend run around in a fun and dog-friendly environment.
Distance : 4.7 mi
Phone : 619-525-8213
Nearby Dining : Baci Restaurant, Bay Park Fish Company, Royal Rooster SD
Urban Outfitters at San Diego, California

Urban Outfitters

Your love for on-trend fashion will be taken care of at this multinational lifestyle retailer.
Distance : 0.6 mi
Phone : 858-273-3942
Nearby Dining : Kono’s Café, JRDN Restaurant, Rubio’s
Fleet Science Center at San Diego, California

Fleet Science Center

Kids love this place, so do elders. Visit this amazing science museum. Have a fun family time exploring the power of science.
Distance : 10.3 mi
Phone : 619-238-1233
Nearby Dining : Mister A’s, Ironside Fish & Oyster, Herb & Wood
Old Town at San Diego, California

Old Town

Stay and play at the vibrant Old Town neighborhood in San Diego. Visit historic attractions including The Alvarado House, Whaley House, and Seeley Stable Museum.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 6.9 mi
Nearby Dining : Barra Barra Restaurant & Food, Freds Mexican Café, Cosmopolitan Hotel & Restaurant
Petco Park at San Diego, California

Petco Park

Visit the architecturally magnificent baseball park located in downtown San Diego, California.
Distance : 11.1 mi
Phone : 619-795-5555
Nearby Dining : The Mission, Meze Greek Fusion, Water Grill San Diego
Balboa Park at San Diego, California

Balboa Park

Come with your family, spend some time at the vibrant Balboa Park, where culture, science, and nature collide.
Location : San Diego, CA
Distance : 8.9 mi
Phone : 619-239-0512
Nearby Dining : Trust, Pete’s Seafood & Sandwich, Cori Pastificio Trattoria
University of San Diego at San Diego, California

University of San Diego

The University of San Diego (USD) offers campus tours for visitors twice a day. Social distancing is being monitored.
Distance : 5.9 mi
Phone : 619-260-4600
Nearby Dining : Da Kine’s Plate Lunches, Fusion Eats, Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant
USS Midway Museum at San Diego, California

USS Midway Museum

Embark on an amazing journey to the historical naval aircraft carrier museum in downtown San Diego.
Distance : 9.9 mi
Phone : 619-544-9600
Nearby Dining : The Lion’s Share, Top of The Market, The Fish Market
San Diego Zoo at San Diego, California

San Diego Zoo

Plan your visit to the 100-acre San Diego Zoo. This place is home to over 3,500 rare and endangered animals representing more than 650 species and subspecies.
Distance : 10.2 mi
Phone : 619-231-1515
Nearby Dining : Mister A’s, Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant, Underbelly North Park
Sea World at San Diego, California


SeaWorld, San Diego offers you an array of activities to enjoy, including amazing animal theme parks and oceanarium, riding the extreme water slides, or  adventurous roller coaster in Busch Gardens.
Distance : 3.3 mi
Phone : 619-222-4732
Nearby Dining : NoW Café, Euphoria XIX Grill, Kojack’s Restaurant
San Diego Zoo Safari Park at San Diego, California

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

If you are a fan of the Safari Park tour, this place is ready to entertain you with many options, including Wildlife Safari, Sun Up Cheetah Safari, and Cart Safari.
Distance : 35.7 mi
Phone : 619-231-1515
Nearby Dining : Los Charros Mexican Food, Pioneer Organic Cuisine, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews
Maritime Museum of San Diego at San Diego, California

Maritime Museum of San Diego

This San Diego museum preserves one of the largest collections of United States' historic sea vessels.
Distance : 9.1 mi
Phone : 619-234-9153
Nearby Dining : The Mission, Herb & Wood, The Crack Shack – Little Italy