Mission Bay Beach Vacation Home Rentals
Stay in luxurious vacation homes, some located right on the lakeshore. Many feature a piece of history.
Non-Smoking and fully equipped with appliances. Nightly and weekly rates are both available.
San Diego Singles
Meet attractive singles at exciting festivals. Local nightlife discovery tour.
Taste of Mission Bay
MainTour Restaurant Dining Guide -
Save $ on Discount Dinner Certificates to a wide variety of the best local restaurants and entertainment.
Check out tickets to your favorite concert, show, sporting event and more!
Family Night Adventure
Increase happiness and unity in the home as well as personal satisfaction. Family night will help make
communication happen and open the doors to let you discover each other's hidden talents and ambitions and
prepare for an exciting future.
MainTour Las Vegas -
Preview over 80 of the biggest and brightest resorts on the Strip
and related special features for adventure, recreation, entertainment, wedding packages
and other great attractions.
Tour Mission Beach
The center of The Strand a two mile sandy stretch that is the most popular beach in the City of San Diego.
The boardwalk parallels the beach and is enjoyed for walking, biking, skating, and related activities.
The main lifeguard station is located at the foot of Ventura Place by the Belmont Roller Coaster.
Tour La Jolla
This scenic resort community is located on the coast north of San Diego
It is an exciting mixture of sea caves, tide pools and wide beachfronts.
Look for the famous La Jolla Cove which recently has become
a popular retreat for California Sea Lions and other marine life.
With its striking Mediterranean influence La Jolla has gained a well-deserved
reputation as one of the most beautiful vacation destinations imaginable.
Go Card - San Diego
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With your Go San Diego Card, you will get FREE admission to more than 50 Attractions, Tours and Museums, a full color guidebook, and savings of up
to 30% on shopping, dining, and other activities around San Diego. Among the attractions included are San Diego Zoo, LEGOLAND California,
Whale Watching, San Diego Harbor Excursions and more! The Go San Diego Card features something for everyone!
Mission Bay Park
The 4,235-acre Mission Bay Park is the largest man-made aquatic park in the country and gets over 15 million visitors annually.
The park offers a wide range of recreational activities including paths for walking and jogging,
and children's playgrounds.
Mission Bay Park also offers professional volleyball and Over-the-Line sporting events.
More Mission Bay Park Adventures
With miles of shoreline with many facilities - check out these other MainTour Adventure links
Southern California Camping
Southern California Fishing
La Jolla Sports & Recreation
San Diego Sports & Recreation
Bahia Belle - Mission Bay Cruise
"Turn of the Century," Mississippi-style sternwheeler featuring dancing, live music including swinging' blues and great dance music for everyone to enjoy,
DJ's and cocktails, cruises the waters of Mission Bay making stops at the Bahia and Catamaran Resort Hotels during the evening.
San Diego Over The Line Tournament
Old Mission Beach World Championship Over the Line Tournament [JULY]
Since 1953 this very popular summer entertainment features a form of softball, limited to 1,200 teams of three persons each,
playing almost 2,400 games in two weekends with 52,000 expected to attend.
Sea World - San Diego
Giant marine zoological park and aquariums.
Home of Shamu the Killer Whale and other great adventures.
Parks & Recreation
Mission Bay boasts 27 miles of shoreline, 19 of which are soft, sandy beaches
with eight locations designated as official swimming areas. Mission Bay offers boat docks and launching facilities,
sailboat and motor rentals, bike/walk paths, basketball courts, and playgrounds for children.
- Bike paths - 14 miles of bike trails circle the Mission Bay area.
- Dog Walk - Some areas in Mission Bay Park allow dogs to be on leashes and other areas such as Fiesta Island are leash free.
- Fishing - permitted in all areas of Mission Bay, except in areas designated for swimming, water skiing and personal water craft use. Fishing is also not allowed from any bridge.
These habitat areas are designated to protect local wildlife including the endangered California Lease Tern
which will abandon its nest if disturbed. You can see them hovering high above the water's surface, then plunging in head first in pursuit of small fish, or skimming low over the water.
Most of these areas are off limits to the general public.
San Diego Youth Aquatic Center
Located on Fiesta Island, this youth watersports and marine biology camp facility is home to a boy scout camp, SeaCamp oceanography youth club
and San Diego's Kayak Team. It is adjacent to Enchanted Cove which is a popular for non-motor based watersports such as Kite Surfing,
Small Sailboats, Boardsailing and Kayaking.
Beach & Aquatic Activities
Mission Bay is a network of channels and islands - a perfect spot for everyone from wind surfers to water skiers.
It's your choice to swim, enjoy the sun, rent a boat and explore the thousands of acres of waterways. Sailing / Water-skiing / Swimming / Wind-surfing / Jetbikes.
Marinas & Boating
The bay is home to several large boat marinas with related facilities include boat and kayak rentals.
Hyatt Islandia Resort
1441 Quivira Road, San Diego, CA 92109;
Location: Quivera Basin overlooking Mission Bay Channel
The ideal resort for vacation visitors, this waterfront resort tower surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens provides , magnificent city, bay and ocean views.
Steps from your guestroom are many water activities including sportfishing, boat rentals, jet skis and kayaks, waterfront dining, poolside lounge, and eco-friendly spa.
From its premier location close to famous sights, the San Diego Hyatt Islandia Resort is a luxurious, modern hotel.
430 newly redesigned guestrooms with calming décor and Hyatt Grand Bed with iHome Stereo with iPod dock
Blue Marble Spa - Promoting life in harmony with nature where eco-conscious treatments offer guests the beauty and purity of life-promoting properties derived from nature.
Red Marlin Restaurant:- Premier waterfront dining location with excellent cuisine served daily.
Official San Diego Parks Department Map
Mission Bay Catamaran Resort and Spa
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92109;
Location: Between Mission Bay, Mission Beach and Pacific Beach
313 guestroom California Vacation Resort Waterfront Tower located on the shores of Mission Bay Park.
Hotel amenities include 24-hour front desk, shoeshine, currency exchange, safe deposit box, wake-up calls, gift shops, security guard, concierge,
Express Check-in/out, multilingual staff, limited room service, business center, game room, computer rental, picnic area, sand volleyball courts,
fitness center, and an outdoor heated pool with Jacuzzi.
Water sport rentals are available onsite, including inline skates, bicycles, paddleboats, kayaks, powerboats, boogie boards, rafts, and jet skis.
Mission Bay Holiday Inn
4610 De Soto Street, San Diego, CA 92109;
Location: NorthEast Mission Bay - Balboa Ave Exit from I-5 Freeway
Distinctively different accommodations that are conveniently located in Pacific Beach,
and only 1 mile to Mission Bay Park.
Our guest-rooms offer all the conveniences of home, including Free Wireless High Speed Internet
Access, Refrigerator, Microwave, Coffee/Tea maker, Hairdryer, Full-size Iron and Ironing
Board, 27-inch television with cable and free local calls.
San Diego Hilton Resort
1775 East Mision Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109;
Located on eastside of Mission Bay
This Four Diamond hotel is across from Sea World, but there's plenty to do right here.
Indulge in spa treatments. Ride catamarans, wind-surfboards, wave runners and aqua cycles.
The Hilton San Diego Resort hotel scene is California coastal. The service is friendly and first-rate.
And of course, trademark Hilton comfort with Sweet Dreams bedding.
San Diego Paradise Point Resort
1404 Vacation Road, San Diego, CA 92109;
Located on westside of Mission Bay
San Diego's premiere vacation island oasis offers 44-acres of lush, tropical gardens surrounded by the famous Mission Bay Recreation Area.
Nestled among sparkling waters and long open beaches, the full service Spa and spacious conference center at Paradise provide an ideal setting for a leisure getaway or a productive meeting.
With blue skies, pristine beaches and warm breezes off the Pacific, Paradise Point Resort and Spa captures the soul of Southern California.
Some of the country's most unique attractions are within a 15-minute drive of our hotel
- including Sea World, the world-famous San Diego Zoo, Gaslamp Quarter, and Seaport Village.