The hotel has an incredible location right in Downtown San Diego.
You’ll be within walking distance to popular neighborhoods like the Gaslamp District, Embarcadero and Little Italy, where you can enjoy some of the best food and drinks that the city has to offer. You’ll also be just a few blocks away from the San Diego trolley, which can take you to many popular destinations throughout San Diego.
Also, the San Diego Bay is just under a mile away, perfect for a nice walk to catch the sunset or a quick Uber or Lyft ride to go for a stroll and perhaps grab a delicious taco or two from the tacos trucks in the area.
With such a great location, the activities and attractions in close proximity are vast. From the San Diego Zoo to dozens of museums in the area and more, you won’t be disappointed with all the options!
Be sure to pick up a Go San Diego Pass before your trip! With this pass, you’ll save money on admission to some of San Diego’s most popular attractions as well as surfboard rentals, bike rentals, and more. You can save even more when you use our special savings code!
Below are some of the must-visit attractions to check out when staying at TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Diego Downtown.
(H3) The San Diego Zoo
The hotel is a short walk or drive from Balboa Park, where you’ll find one of the best zoos in the country. The world-famous San Diego Zoo is home to hundreds of wildlife species, as well as food, shopping, and live entertainment.
Be sure to take a ride on the Skyfari Aerial Tram, where you’ll be treated to stunning views of the entire San Diego area.
(H3) The USS Midway
You can spend an afternoon and learn about San Diego’s rich naval history at the USS Midway.
This historic aircraft carrier has been converted into a museum with history exhibits and even an interactive flight simulator. Be sure to check their event calendar during your visit, because they host events and live entertainment throughout the year.
As part of the Go San Diego Pass, make sure to buy in advance to maximize your savings on standard admission prices.
(H3) Seaport Village
Seaport Village is a charming entertainment complex located right on the San Diego Bay. This is a great place to pick up a souvenir and enjoy some local food. Be sure to come around sunset for beautiful views of the water. Depending on when you visit, you may also enjoy some live music and street performers.
(H3) Coronado Beach
No trip to San Diego is complete without a day at one of the more than 75 amazing area beaches!
One of the closest beaches to the TownePlace Suites is Coronado Beach. This beach is very pristine and family-friendly, and it’s also a good place for beginner surfers.
As a bonus, feel free to bring your dog if he’s part of your travel party as the beach is dog-friendly!