LESS THAN 15 MINUTES AWAY
The San Diego Zoo is one of the most popular tourist destinations in San Diego and we’re not surprised. Widely considered one of the best zoos in the world, the San Diego Zoo sits on nearly 100 acres in the beautiful confines of Balboa Park. A pioneer in the concept of open-air, cageless exhibits, the San Diego Zoo features over 3,700 animals with more than 650 species. Located just 3.3 miles from the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley and easily accessible by either car or trolley, the San Diego Zoo is the perfect way to spend the day with the entire family.
SeaWorld San Diego is a popular theme park featuring live animal exhibits and shows with thrilling rides. As an active oceanarium, SeaWorld is home to dozens of unique marine animals including orcas, dolphins, walruses, beluga whales, penguins, polar bears, sea otters, and sea lions. In addition to wildlife, SeaWorld San Diego has several exciting thrill rides and roller coasters such as Journey to Atlantis, Shipwreck Rapids, Wild Arctic, and Manta – a mega attraction roller coaster and digital media experience. SeaWorld also features a water park called, Aquatica. SeaWorld is less than seven miles away from our hotel.
A SHORT 15-MINUTE DRIVE