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Lake Murray
Lake Murray
Attraction type: Bodies of Water
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Mount Helix Park
Mount Helix Park
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Harry Griffen Regional Park
Attraction type: Playgrounds; Parks
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USS Midway Museum
USS Midway Museum(San Diego)
Owner description: Located in downtown San Diego, the USS Midway (Museum) was America’s longest-serving aircraft carrier of the 20th century. Today, the interactive museum is an unforgettable... more Owner description: Located in downtown San Diego, the USS Midway (Museum) was America’s longest-serving aircraft carrier of the 20th century. Today, the interactive museum is an unforgettable adventure for the entire family as guests walk in the footsteps of the 225,000 young men who served on Midway. Visitors explore a floating city at sea, the amazing flight deck and its 29 restored aircraft, flight simulators, and are inspired in the Battle of Midway Theater, included with admission. Admission also includes a self-guided audio tour narrated by Midway sailors in English, Mandarin, Spanish, Japanese, French and German. Visiting Midway is a once-in-a-lifetime experience in San Diego, known around the world as "Navy Town, USA." less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo(San Diego)
Owner description: Founded in 1916, the Zoo has been an icon in San Diego for nearly 100 years—and an absolute must-see in Southern California. Spend the day monkeying around in our tropical oasis... more Owner description: Founded in 1916, the Zoo has been an icon in San Diego for nearly 100 years—and an absolute must-see in Southern California. Spend the day monkeying around in our tropical oasis as you visit beautiful habitats that are home to gorillas, eagles, tigers, sun bears, Asian leopards, rare reptiles, a palette of colorful birds, and more. Visit the Australian Outback to delight in our colony of 24 koalas, and travel along Panda Trek to experience giant pandas and other animals that share their bamboo forest habitat. Go back in time through Elephant Odyssey to discover what animals used to roam Southern California and see what the elephants are up to. Enjoy a guided tour on a double-decker bus or the scenic view from the Skyfari aerial tram, and dine in the peaceful surroundings of Albert's Restaurant. Discover the wonders of wildlife with animal encounters, interactive experiences, and keeper chats. A leader in animal care and conservation, the San Diego Zoo is at the heart of the San Diego experience. less
Attraction type: Zoos
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D.Z. Akin's Delicatessen
D.Z. Akin's Delicatessen
Ranked #1 of 206 Restaurants in La Mesa
Price: $11 - $20
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Antica Trattoria
Antica Trattoria
Ranked #2 of 206 Restaurants in La Mesa
Price: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Casa De Pico
Casa De Pico
Ranked #3 of 206 Restaurants in La Mesa
Cuisines: Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Brigantine La Mesa
Brigantine La Mesa
Ranked #4 of 206 Restaurants in La Mesa
Price: $30 - $50
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Himalayan Cuisine
Himalayan Cuisine
Ranked #5 of 206 Restaurants in La Mesa
Cuisines: Indian, Nepali
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Sheraton La Jolla Hotel
3.5 of 5
Sheraton La Jolla Hotel
$119 - $314
Ranked #6 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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La Jolla Beach Travelodge
2.0 of 5
La Jolla Beach Travelodge
$87 - $288
Ranked #7 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
4.0 of 5
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
$120 - $340
Ranked #8 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Best Western Plus La Mesa San Diego
2.5 of 5
Best Western Plus La Mesa San Diego
$94 - $159
Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in La Mesa
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Motel 6 La Mesa CA
2.0 of 5
Motel 6 La Mesa CA
$58 - $97
Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in La Mesa
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Comfort Inn Chula Vista San Diego South
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn Chula Vista San Diego South
$86 - $128
Ranked #2 of 22 Hotels in Chula Vista
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Fairmont Grand Del Mar
5.0 of 5
Fairmont Grand Del Mar
$439 - $881
Ranked #2 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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The Lodge at Torrey Pines
5.0 of 5
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
$383 - $499
Ranked #2 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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Pendry San Diego
5.0 of 5
Pendry San Diego
$252 - $549
Ranked #3 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.