Exciting Things to Do In San Diego

Set perfectly between the heart of the dynamic Gaslamp Quarter and East Village, the Andaz Hotel offers an ideal base for both adventurous spirits and stylish urban explorers who seek activities to enjoy in San Diego. Take in a baseball game at Petco Park, enjoy the San Diego Zoo and museums in Balboa Park, lounge on one of the numerous nearby beaches, squeeze in some retail therapy at Horton Plaza or Fashion Valley Mall, or explore one of the several great San Diego neighborhoods, all just minutes from our hotel.

Our knowledgeable Hosts can help you find ideal San Diego activities any time of day! They will direct you to the city’s most-toured landmarks or their own favorite, ‘locals only’ city spots. Whether you’re looking to crawl your way through the coolest Gaslamp Quarter bars and clubs or hang out in a private cabana at our RoofTop600 lounge, our host will help you experience San Diego at your pace and style. To explore upcoming area events, check out our 2015 Events Calendar.


Please note that during summer months, Andaz San Diego is host to many lively on-property weekend events. For a list of upcoming events, click here.


Book your stay at Andaz San Diego now.


When in Andaz, travel like a local

 See the neighborhood through the eyes of the people who live here with these custom-made guides from our very own Andaz Hosts and Cultural Insiders.


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Pool party season at Andaz San Diego’s RoofTop600 officially launches this summer.

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Gaslamp Quarter

Gaslamp Quarter is a 16½-block area of downtown San Diego sprinkled with the best shopping, dining and nightlife in America's Finest City.

Hotel Activities

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Andaz Bar

Enjoy heavenly pours from over 80 hand-selected wines on tap from California and around the globe.

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Rooftop Pool

Soak in some sun at our rooftop pool while sipping on refreshing cocktails, beer and wine.

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Live Music

Explore our live music every Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at Andaz Bar.

Area Activities

Balboa Park

Balboa Park

The historic Balboa Park offers open spaces, beautiful gardens, walking paths, museums and theaters.

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San Diego Zoo

Get wild at the world-famous San Diego Zoo, just minutes from our hotel.

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San Diego Neighborhoods

Discover San Diego culture and unique identities of East Village, Little Italy, Hillcrest, North Park and University Heights.

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San Diego Beaches

Unwind with a day at the beach and soak up our San Diego sunshine.

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Catch a San Diego Chargers game at Qualcomm Stadium or see the Padres at Petco Park.

San Diego Midway Museum

Midway Museum

Guests can spend the day exploring more than 60 exhibits through one of America’s longest serving aircraft carriers.

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