Labor Day weekend calls for those last-minute adventures, vacations and warm weather retreats. San Diego continues to serve as a premier coastal destination for Arizonans looking to can the last official weekend of summer before heading back to school. If you’re looking to get away, here are five last-minute getaway options in San Diego, all of which offer an array of summer activities and amenities in America’s Finest City.
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa| La Jolla, Calif.
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa boosts a warm respite with its rich, green environment. A lush garden-surrounded pool area encompasses a heated saltwater pool and whirlpool with cabanas and daybeds to relax in. Three on-site dining venues provide a variety of gourmet cuisine, or indulge in an exclusive experience with poolside f&b service. With live music on the patio five days a week, guests can enjoy a getaway filled with all the sights, sounds and feels of a true local.
San Diego Mission Bay Resort | San Diego, Calif.
San Diego Mission Bay Resort serves as a sprawling full-service property and prime bayfront destination situated among lush gardens. Guests can immerse in the San Diego lifestyle by cruising around the bay on watersport rentals, taking up an on-property tennis clinic, exploring the famous San Diego Zoo and experience summer programming through outdoor Friday movies + weekend s’mores nights. Whether it’s lounging by the waterfront/wading pool or delighting in live music on the Plaza Del Sol patio, there is always something to enjoy at Mission Bay Resort.
L’Auberge Del Mar | Del Mar, Calif.
Located in the heart of the coastal Southern California village Del Mar, L’Auberge offers endless resort amenities leading to the endless summer. Cruise down the Pacific Coast on a Zybra beach cruiser, take a stroll down to the beach for a game of volleyball, sign up for tennis + surf lessons, take a short venture to the award-winning Del Mar Racetracks and more. Featuring an upscale pool and pool bar overlooking the Pacific Ocean, L’Auberge also offers exclusive cabanas with poolside f&b service for a laid back experience. Guests are invited to cap off the last few summer nights by cozying around a fire pit with s’more in hand.
Kona Kai Resort & Spa| San Diego, Calif.
A timeless San Diego Bay treasure sitting at the very tip of Shelter Island, Kona Kai Resort & Spa provides the perfect spot to enjoy all America’s finest city has to offer. From water sport rentals, riding around the bay on Zybra bikes, private beach games, or cabana lounging with cocktails + bites alongside two deluxe pools, guests can immerse in an elevated experience in true San Diego fashion. Summer nights + s’mores seems to be a pairing that can’t be beat, and Kona Kai provides all one needs to indulge in s’mores galore with the constant sound of gentle waves.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina| San Diego, Calif.
Located in Downtown just steps from the Gaslamp District, Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina extends a fresh, modern atmosphere to guests looking to experience the heart of San Diego. The hotel’s new and exciting Top Golf Swing Suite features rounds of golf simulation games along with target games, carnival classics, jewel jam, hockey, baseball, soccer, football and more. Atop the suite, enjoy panoramic bayfront views and food & beverage service for a completed fun-filled family gathering. Multiple on-site dining venues offering a variety of cuisines, an expansive pool deck with live music and easy access to San Diego’s most lively town provides for an all-encompassing weekend getaway.