Embark on an authentic exploration of San Diego, with an array of exciting activities and sights in and around the city. Evidenced by its ranking as one of the United States’ top three tourist and convention destinations, San Diego is a year-round paradise. Located in sunny Southern California, it boasts an average temperature of 72 degrees, promoting a lifestyle of sports and leisure. From sailing the America’s Cup on San Diego Bay, to touring the USS Midway Museum, to golfing on a world-famous course, to wine tasting in nearby Temecula Valley, the city offers endless options to escape, energize, and unlock new experiences.
Surrounding THE US GRANT, the historic, vivacious Gaslamp quarter entices with a dazzling array of dining, shopping, nightlife, and entertainment venues for all ages, including the Westfield Horton Plaza. This popular shopping and entertainment complex features Nordstrom, Macy’s, and 130 specialty stores. Nearby, the San Diego Convention Center, Seaport Village, Little Italy, Santa Fe Train Depot, and San Diego Cruise Ship Terminal offer endless adventure. Even the Padres’ Petco Ballpark is within walking distance.
Guests in search of culture can visit the enchanting Balboa Park, site of the world-famous San Diego Zoo and over a dozen museums, just a short drive away. Across the street from the hotel is The Civic Theatre, home to the renowned San Diego Opera as well as Broadway San Diego, which features the nation’s newest Broadway sensations and most beloved classics. From Rock of Ages and Memphis to Mary Poppins, theatre patrons of all ages can delight in the spectacular seasonal options. Also in downtown, the San Diego Symphony is one of the leading orchestras in the United States and celebrates more than a century of excellence with a wide range of concert experiences and performances.
Within 30 minutes of THE US GRANT are long stretches of pristine beaches with crashing waves, Sea World, Lego Land, and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. There are more than 90 golf courses, including that of the Sycuan Resort and Casino, one of region’s finest gaming and entertainment facilities. Additionally, guests looking for a jaunt across the border can visit Mexico, just 17 miles away.
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