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5 Family Friendly Restaurants in San Diego

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If you want to impress you kids during your upcoming vacation to San Diego all you have to do is take them to one of the five family friendly restaurants listed below. These local restaurants go above and beyond to make sure kids and adults are happy, entertained and well fed.

  1. Corvette Diner in Liberty Station tops the list due to its fun twists on retro style dining.  This old school style diner has an arcade and game area, a magician that wanders around to entertain guests and smiling employees that are having just as much fun as everyone else. Ask your waiter about the Dine & Play package that is offered Monday through Thursday if you want to play some games after gobbling down delicious meal.
  2. Coronado Brewing Company is the perfect place when it comes to pleasing kids and adults during Tuesday’s Kids Night. From 4 to 7 p.m.children are entertained with the balloon animals being made at the table and adults are entertained by the wide selection of craft beer that’s available. Plus, you can get two free kids meals with the purchase of a $10 entrée and beverage.
  3. Station Tavern in South Park is a fairly new restaurant that focuses on fresh and healthy food served in a stylish setting. Their modern exterior is well balanced with community style bench seating and an airy patio where pets, kids and beer lovers are welcome. In 2010, Station won California Small Business of the Year and was voted “Best Restaurant for Hipster Parents” in San Diego Magazine.
  4. Buca di Beppo is a great restaurant option for finicky eaters. If you have a child who likes to pick at their food or is constantly changing their mind about what they want, don’t worry because everything at this Italian restaurant is made family style. Get the group together and order a few delicious menu items to share like Chicken Carbonara or Eggplant Parmigiana. The restaurant runs like a large Italian household so noise isn’t an issue and large groups are easily accommodated. The restaurant’s main location is in the heart of the San Diego Gaslamp District, which is a must-see part of the city if you’re an out of towner.
  5. Stacked is a parent and child’s dream come true for many reasons. This new burger and pizza joint lets you create your own food items and decide on timing. Suddenly need to put the kids down for a nap? Not a problem! You control everything from your seat. You even have the option of pre-ordering your meals online before you get there so your food is ready to go. Let your kids get creative by putting together their own burger, pizza or mac-n-cheese entrée and if you’re up for some more fun, order discounted movie tickets at the restaurant.

Now that you have a list of family-friendly restaurants, what about hotels? The San Diego Pacific Inn is one of the top family friendly hotels near the airport that offers discounts for AAA and AARP members.Let our hotel become your home away from home in San Diego as you settle into our Kids Suits, complete with one Queen Size bed and one bunk bed. Call us today at 1-800-571-2933 to ask about our available rooms and discounts.

MCRD Graduation and Family Day Schedule

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San Diego takes pride in the fact that thousands of military men and women call this city home. In fact, every month hundreds of young men and women graduate from bootcamp right here in San Diego at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot near Downtown San Diego. The MCRD graduation ceremonies are an all-day affair to celebrate the hard work and dedication of the new marines. Many family members and friends fly from across the country and book a room at a cheap hotel near the MCRDto celebrate this monumental achievement.

After 13 weeks of physical, mental and emotional training your marine is finally graduating from arguably the toughest test of strength in the world. Aside from tears of joy, laughter and many sighs of relief, here’s what to expect during a typical MCRD Graduation Ceremony:

  • Most graduation dates are on a Thursday or Friday so expect to book a cheap hotel in San Diego for the extended weekend.
  • The 2-day ceremony consists of a Family Dayand Graduation Day.
  • Family Day starts with a breakfast buffet from 6:30 to 9 a.m., followed by an orientation, the Marine Corps Liberty Formations and then a lunch buffet from noon to 4:30 p.m.
  • The Graduation Day begins with a bay view breakfast buffet at 6:30 a.m., followed by the Colors Ceremony at 8 a.m., graduation seating at 8:30 a.m., the actual graduation ceremony from 10 a.m. to noon, and then a celebratory lunch until 1:30 p.m.
  • All visitors must enter the MCRD through gate #5 on graduation day, which will open at 6 a.m.

After all of the excitement and energy of the graduation it’s time to celebrate in San Diego! Your Marine has earned 10 days of leave before they’re assigned to a base, so don’t let this time go to waste. If you booked a budget hotel near Downtown San Diego, Little Italy and Old Town you’re in a prime location to easily access San Diego’s best. Try happy hour margaritas in Old Town, fine dining in Little Italy and bar hopping in the Gaslamp Quarter.

Still looking for a cheap hotel near San Diego’s major attractions and the MCRD? Try Pacific Inn Hotel less than 5 minutes from the MCRD and we offer discounts for military members to show our appreciation. Call us today at 1-800-571-2933 to ask us about our room availability and special MCRD rates.

Eat Your Heart Out in San Diego

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The word foodie – defined as having “a particular interest in food; a gourmet” – has more than quadrupled in usage in day to day conversation, online print, magazines and more in the past 10 years. So why the sudden increase in what seems to be a made up word?

Recently, major cities across America including Los Angeles, Aspen, Austin, Portland and New York have become home to some of the nation’s, if not the world’s best chefs, serving up unique farm to table creations that truly tickle the taste buds. While these chefs focus on the quality of their products and the cohesiveness of their menus, they also emphasize dining experience, giving way to a “foodie culture” intended to ignite feelings of fun, happiness and satisfaction. Restaurateurs are bringing the technologically-dependant workaholics back to the simple life of good food and good conversation in a relaxed environment.

Although a smaller city, San Diego is joining the foodie revolution, even hosting major food inspired events including San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival, Vindiego and Latin Food Fest to name a few. So if you’re a self-proclaimed foodie and are heading down to America’s Finest City for a relaxing weekend getaway, save your dollars by staying at a cheap downtown San Diego hotel, and eat your way through the streets:

SEARSUCKER
If you have even the smallest insight to the world of celebrity chefs, the name Brian Malarkey is one you’ve heard time and time again. Breaking into the industry as a contestant on Top Chef and a judge on season one of ABC’s The Taste, Malarkey is known for his eccentric personality which is captured in his menu at Searsucker in downtown San Diego. Swanky cocktails such as the Peter Rabbit and the Honeybadger show Malarkey’s fun side, followed by small plates you probably won’t find anywhere else like “farm bird lollipops + snake oil + bleu fondue” and “marrow bone + sea salt + onion jam.” And for the main course, we’ll leave it up to you to check it out for yourself!

REI DO GADO
We’d like to preface this section by saying it’s in your best interest to stay an affordable hotel near the Gaslamp because dinner will cost you a pretty penny, and you’ll likely be too stuffed to walk more than few blocks to get back to your hotel. That said, Rei do Gado is a new Brazilian steakhouse that combines past traditions with a modern twist. In addition to an included salad bar which offers much more than salads (enjoy charuterie, cheese, fruits, veggies and more) patrons can choose from an unlimited amount of meats with a dozen cuts to choose from including lamb, pork tenderloin, tri tip, turkey breasts wrapped in bacon and filet mignon. Simply sit down, show you’re ready to eat, and relax as the servers bring around a constant and never ending supply of food.

NOBLE EXPERIMENT
Don’t mistake this underground bar for pretentious, because it is exactly the opposite. While you do have to make reservations in advance (about a week) via text, the small speakeasy is a hidden gem that never disappoints. The prohibition style theme gives the bar a unique feel and a laidback atmosphere, and the craft cocktails can’t be beat. Pair a stiff drink with something off their eclectic bar menu and enjoy a one of a kind dining experience. Holding just over 25 people at a time, it’s more of a lounge than a restaurant so you might want to get a snack ahead of time.

CELLAR DOOR
If you’re really up to try something new, you’ll want to head to Cellar Door. This private dinner club is hosted in the home of a San Diegan with all guests asked to sit at a single table, family style. Yes, you may be dining with strangers, but you’ll likely have the love of food in common which is more than enough to excite and push you through the fixed course menu. The dishes change on a seasonal basis and you’ll have to pre-purchase tickets ahead of time because they always sell out, but diners are always raving about the quality of food, the passion and kindness of the chefs and the amazing experience as a whole.

Reserve a room at one of the hotels near the San Diego Airport so you can sip and savor each restaurant in San Diego, right until the time you have to board your plane! If you know someone who is going to visit the city and has a passion for food, share this article with them on Facebook or Twitter by clicking the icons at the top of the page.

Downtown San Diego: City Basics

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So you’ve never been to San Diego – what took you so long? Whatever the reason, be happy you’re headed to America’s Finest City (which has rightfully earned its nickname) and check out our city basics, a short list packed with important information that we think all first-time travelers should know.

Arriving. The heart of San Diego, the Gaslamp Quarter, is roughly an 8 minute cab ride from the San Diego Airport and will typically cost less than $15. Although the cabs conveniently line up across the airport’s skybridge located outside of baggage claim and are always readily available, they tack on “an airport convenience fee” which adds a few unnecessary, but required dollars to your final fare. You can also take the bus or a shuttle service which are often about the same price, but will take longer because you have to wait for other passengers to hop off at their respective destinations. Need a place to stay near the Gaslamp Quarter? Click here for information about the Pacific Inn, an affordable San Diego hotel minutes from the Gaslamp.

Getting around. San Diego is a beautiful waterfront city, providing the perfect environment to walk around and explore. However, do remember that a day of walking can be pretty tiring, not to mention rough on your feet, so wear comfortable shoes and think about trading out your flip-flops for more supportive tennis-shoes. In addition to walking, tourists have ample options for transportation including driving, the trolley, the MTS bus, trains, bicycles, ferries and segways (even if they do scream tourist.)

Driving. There are plenty of rental car agencies located near the airport making renting a car and driving easy. Finding a place to park your car however, is not. Patient drivers will be rewarded with on-street parking which provides easy access to downtown’s shops, restaurants and entertainment venues, but will have to return every two hours before 6pm to feed the meter. If you plan to drive into the city, expect to pay $10 to $20 for hourly parking and even more if you need to stay overnight. Our advice for visitors who must rent a car – look for an affordable downtown San Diego hotel that offers free parking.

Taxis. In most parts of the city you can hail a cab without problem. There really only tends to be an issue around 2am when everyone is trying to escape the chaos surrounding the city’s popular nightclubs and bars. Also keep in mind that many downtown patrons out at this hour are college students and self-proclaimed partiers who might not have a problem with (or realize they are) swopping your ride if you telephoned for a cab directly. You’re likely better off just hailing a cab from the street directly.

Dining. Honestly, there isn’t a good place to start when it comes to dining, you just have to experience it all! The best way to sum up the foodie culture in San Diego – the city offers everything. From prohibition-style gastro pubs and gourmet food trucks to critically acclaimed seafood establishments and five-star steakhouses, there is something sure to make everyone’s mouth water. With limited meals during your trip, refer to review websites like yelp.com to ensure you dine somewhere that meets your taste preferences and budget requirements.

Weather. San Diego is infamously known for beautiful, sunny skies and a mild year-round climate. Visit during the summer and blue skies are almost guaranteed. Visit during the off season and temperatures drop when the sun sets. Now, if you’re from the East Coast and used to harsh winters or a place less fortunate in terms of annual sunshine, you’ll probably snicker at San Diegans who are bundled up in the evening when its “only” 50 degrees. And that’s fine, we just wanted to warn you – packing that light jacket might be a good idea.

What more do you need to know about San Diego? Start planning your vacation now and consider reserving a room at the Pacific Inn & Suites. Our spacious rooms and suites are perfect for couples, families and groups of friends and we offer pricing and a location that can’t be beat! Learn more about our exclusive San Diego hotel deals or contact a Reservation Manager directly at 1-800-571-2933 and take advantage of our unbeatable rates!

Should I Rent a Car for my Trip to San Diego?

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Like many other travel questions, the age old debate of whether or not to rent a car when visiting San Diego continues. While your final decision will be heavily influenced by personal preferences, your travel itinerary and the amount of people you’re traveling with, the Pacific Inn is going to offer you some insider tips!

Traveling with the Family

If you are visiting San Diego with the little ones and are interested in exploring the many family friendly attractions of the city such as the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Safari Park, SeaWorld and Legoland, a rental car is a must unless you have an unlimited budget for private transportation. While the San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld are centrally located, only a few miles from one another, the Safari Park and Legoland are about a 30 minute drive from the downtown district. Even fixed price vans and shuttle service will charge upwards of $50 for for transportation to these destinations.  Looking for a cheap SeaWorld hotel? Click here and enjoy family-friendly accommodations at a discounted nightly rate.

For families on a budget, visiting all of San Diego’s theme parks might not be in the cards for this trip. However, if you book an affordable hotel in downtown San Diego and don’t mind skipping a few attractions, you can likely skip renting a car as well! A taxi fare or more affordable ride share services (Uber or Lyft) can get you to the Zoo and SeaWorld for about $10. Pack comfortable shoes and most attractions such as Little Italy, Seaport Village and Gaslamp Quarter will be in walking distance.

Romantic Getaway Weekend

San Diego’s pristine weather and endless activities beckons couples from around the nation. If you are in town with your significant other, the decision to rent a car will depend on what you plan on doing. If you are interested in exploring other areas of San Diego such as La Jolla, Del Mar or Coronado, renting a car will be in your best interest. Those who are adventurous and like spontaneous outings may also prefer a personal vehicle so they will have transportation at a moment’s notice.

Skip the rental car only if you plan on staying in one place. While this sounds like a no brainer, people often forget that San Diego is a city on the water. Couples who stay in the downtown district can enjoy a morning stroll along the bay, stop for coffee and brunch at one of the many downtown restaurants, explore the museums and beautiful grounds of Balboa Park, and top the night off with a romantic dinner, cocktails and nightlife in the Gaslamp Quarter. Although the city of San Diego has an abundance of activities to offer, staying downtown might be all you need for your romantic retreat.

Girls or Boys Trip

Whether visiting with your friends for leisure or an event such as a wedding or bachelor party, be realistic about what you will be able to fit into your itinerary. While many groups think renting a car is a necessity, the San Diego Airport is not far from some of the top spots in San Diego and can easily be traveled via taxi cab or airport shuttle. Also keep in mind any transportation costs will be divided among the group helping to minimize costs so plan your outings before you go and then make your decision. Interested in additional savings? Learn more about cheap downtown hotels near San Diego Airport and find a room or suite perfect for your group.

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Best (FREE) San Diego Travel Guides

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More than three million people call San Diego home, making it the second most populated county in California and is the 5th most populated county in the country. People from all over the world flock to San Diego to experience year-round sunshine, miles of pristine coastline and a diverse social scene that can’t be beat.

If you’re planning a vacation to San Diego, figuring out where to go can be overwhelming due to the vast array of options. To help you map out your itinerary we’ve narrowed down the top 5 free online San Diego tour guides to help you during your vacation.

  1. SanDiego.gov is an obvious pick. The city’s website has everything from a San Diego Visitor Planning Guide to Value Coupons and even a Golf Guide. You can view their winter 2013 planning guide online or you can have a hard copy shipped to your home for free. It includes tips on things like hiking trails, ideas for couples and how to do a fun family getaway at SeaWorld or the San Diego Zoo. If you would like to learn more about the exhibits at the San Diego Zoo and the best time to visit, click here.
  2. Fodor’s Travel (fodors.com) also offers handy hints when visiting San Diego. Their San Diego Travel Guide includes Places to Explore, Restaurants, Shopping, Deals and more. Also be sure to click on Fodor’s Choice, which lists other travelers’ San Diego favorites, and Travel Tips, which helps vacationers plan transportation and lists important local resources.
  3. DiscoverSD.com offers a very comprehensive editorial-style guide for both locals and tourists alike. They are always posting information on not-to-be-missed upcoming events and reviews for new restaurants. If you want to enjoy the trendy and hip side of San Diego, from entertainment and arts to nightlife, this is the website to check out.
  4. Lonely Planet (lonelyplanet.com) is a great and easy guide for those that love seeing photos of where they’re going before they go. Just click on See, Do, Tour, or Eat & Drink for a collection of things to enjoy at a discounted rate in America’s Finest City.
  5. Mom’s Guide to San Diego is not just for moms. This fun and colorful online guide is a great resource for anyone traveling to San Diego with kids. A visit to their website, momsguidetosandiego.com, and you will links to Family-Friendly Resources, Local Events, Kids Eat Free!, and more. To receive a notification on where to pick up the new 2014 Moms Guide, coming out in January, sign up for the email list on their website.

If you are in need of a kid-friendly hotel with complimentary breakfast or perhaps would like to book a romantic Jacuzzi Suite, look no further than the affordable Pacific Inn hotel near San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. Call us today at1-800-571-2933 and be sure to ask about our available discounts!

Cheap Day by the San Diego Bay

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A fun-filled day in San Diego doesn’t have to cost a fortune! There are plenty of local attractions that are free and worthwhile. So if you’re staying at the affordable Pacific Inn hotel near Downtown San Diego, here are some nearby things to do, all under $20.

Less than a half a mile away from the hotel is the Maritime Museum of San Diego, located at the Embarcadero. The Maritime Museum is dedicated to preserving some of the city’s oldest and most historic ships, including the Star of India. Tickets are listed at $13 to $16 for children and adults respectively. For just $5 more guests can float the open waters on Pilot during the old ship’s Historic Bay Cruise.

Next, enjoy a leisurely stroll heading North on Harbor Drive until you get to the Car2Go parking lot. Easily rent a convenient smart car for $.41 a minute and drive to Downtown San Diego, where you can drop the car off at its designated spot on 3rd and Ash. Once in the Gaslamp Quarter your options are seemingly endless. You can peruse the vast array of shops at Horton Plaza, grab happy hour at Ra Sushi or listen to entertaining dueling pianos at Shouthouse.

Another option is to drive your Car2Go smart car to Paradise Point where you can watch the sunset along the bay and then catch the nightly 5-minute SeaWorld fireworks show, which is visible from miles away. Traveling with the little ones and interested in a downtown hotel near SeaWorld San Diego? Click here for information about affordable family friendly accommodations conveniently located in the center of the city.

Finish off the day by relaxing in a spacious room or suite at the Pacific Inn hotel. Not only is Pacific Inn located just a couple blocks from the water and the airport, all of our rooms are extremely affordable. On top of already low price, we’re also offering our guests up to 12% off for booking in advance and 10% off for military, AAA and AARP members. Book a room online or call a reservations specialist at1-800-571-2933 today.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Little Italy for $100

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Planning a trip to Little Italy in San Diego? If so, you’ve come to the right place! As a cheap downtown hotel, we understand that not all travelers have an unlimited budget. This is why we’ve created a guide for affordable dining in Little Italy. As a pair, enjoy authentic Italian pastries, pastas and prosecco for breakfast, lunch and dinner, all for $100.

Breakfast

For breakfast, head to Café Zucchero. While there are plenty of places to pick up small pastries along the streets of Little Italy, Café Zucchero offers delicious baked goods and has a morning menu that will provide a little more substance.

Breakfast is served Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 11:30am and Saturday and Sunday from 7:30am to noon, perfect for early risers who are ready to explore the Little Italy district. Their most affordable menu items are their morning paninis, with the most expensive being their bagel and lox at $7.95. They also have a variety of egg based dishes, as well as pancakes, French toast, oatmeal, benedicts and more. The most expensive item on their menu is 12.95, so even with coffees, couples that make sensible breakfast choices can escape spending just around $20.

Lunch

We can’t emphasize enough that the options for food in Little Italy are endless! So after a hearty breakfast, grab a few slices of pizza and a soda from almost any restaurant in the area for about $15 for two. However, if you’re ready to go all out and you really are up to wine and dine your way through Little Italy, check out Napizza.

The restaurant prides itself on sustainability and offers healthy and organic pizzas made from handmade dough that is prepared fresh daily. They offer classic slices in the price range of $3 to $5.75 and include favorites such as chicken pesto with homemade basil pesto, a parmigiana with eggplant, and a truffle porcini with decadent truffles and fresh mozzarella. You can also order soups and make your own salads.

That being said, you’ll get the most value when selecting from Napizza’s “Happy Belly Combos” menu. For $10 enjoy a slice of pizza, soup or salad and a fountain drink. Substitute pizza for a focaccia panini for just $12. And last but not least for $13 you can enjoy 2 slices of pizza and a draft beer, or 1 slice of pizza, a soup or salad, and a house red or white wine. Say you pick the most expensive combo — with tax and tip, you’re a little over $30.

Dinner

While the total amount of money spent on dining for the day will depend on what you decided to eat, we’re going to say you’re left with about $50 of your $100. Since we’ve already touched on pastries and pizza, we had to end dinner with a pasta meal at Bencotto. This modern and chic Italian restaurant offers a variety of authentic Italian dishes and has a “pasta your way” section where you are given 7 options for pasta type (all freshly made in house) starting at a base price of $14. You can pick your sauce with options including traditional meat, spicy sausage tomato, creamy cheese, walnut and gorgonzola, and the list goes on. Stick with the basics and you’re at $30 per person or you can choose to add chicken or meatballs for an extra $5 per entrée. Budget foodies should also consider sharing a pasta plate and a bocconi which literally translates to “plates to share” for about the same price.

From this $30 base, add two glasses of sparking, red or white wine, or a beer for about $20 and you’ve hit the $50 ceiling. With tax and tip you might go over your budget a bit, but we can guarantee you’re pretty darn close. And if you need to satisfy your sweet tooth, Bencotto also offers tiramisu, cannolis, crème caramels and a pannacotta which add another $10 to your bill, but don’t worry, we won’t tell.

Book your Budget Friendly Trip to Little Italy

Little Italy is one of the best downtown neighborhoods to visit because it offers a great amount of flexibility when it comes to cost for dining. If you are looking for an affordable hotel in the area, click here for information about the Pacific Inn hotel near Little Italy. We are located just a few steps from the historic district and are also within close proximity to the marina and Gaslamp Quarter.

How to Get out of your Parent’s Holiday Guestroom

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In-laws, you love to hate ‘em. The holidays can be especially trying when your parents invite you and your family to stay in their extra guest bedroom for the weekend. But don’t worry, we’re going to help you respectfully get out of it so that you can actually enjoy your trip in the comfort of a quality, yet cheap San Diego hotel room.

We understand that your parents’ hearts are in the right place and that respectfully declining their invitation can be a tricky situation. All you need to do is remember why you’re trying to weasel your way out of staying in a musky and overly-floral guest room in the first place.

  1. No privacy. There is no place for un-awkward intimacy when you’re staying in your parent’s guestroom. Booking a room at the nearby Pacific Inn would allow you to be within driving distance of their home while also enjoying the romance of an affordable Jacuzzi Suite.
  2. Familiarity breeds contempt. Sometime spending that much time in confined quarters with extended family can be difficult and leads to tension or arguments. Having somewhere to detox and spend time alone is crucial and can make the time you do spend together much more enjoyable and worthwhile.
  3. House rules. When you’re staying with your parents or your in-laws, sometimes grandma and grandpa take on the parenting role, trying to govern over you and your children. Be sure to establish your ground by informing parents what is and isn’t appropriate for your children.
  4. Freedom. You may feel obligated to do everything according to your parent’s time table instead of being able to schedule your own trips. Getting a hotel room will allow you the freedom to plan out your vacation as desired. Prioritize time with family but also allow yourself the opportunity to enjoy the San Diego sights like the world-famous Zoo and some of the beautiful San Diego beaches.

When it comes time to let the ‘rents know you’ll be staying at a hotel close by, just inform them that while you appreciate their offer, you didn’t want your family to overstay their welcome and that you need some quality time alone with your spouse and children over this holiday vacation. It also wouldn’t hurt if you happened to stop by Horton Plaza mall to pick them up something nice for Christmas.

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Great Gifts for less than $20

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Buying fun, thoughtful and creative presents for loved ones this holiday season doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. If you’re searching for that perfect gift for an active San Diego loved one or friend, then hunt no more! We took care of the research and now all you have to do is get out of your cheap downtown San Diego hotel to do the shopping! Here’s our list of the top 5 gifts under $20 for adventurous San Diegans:

  1. Extreme Adventure Combo at Belmont Park. For $19.95 you get access to Unlimited RUSH Laser Tag, Sky Ropes, Sky Climb, 10 Laser Maze runs and 20 arcade tokens.
  2. Admission to the Birch Aquarium. Tickets cost $12.50 to $17 but the experience of petting a stingray or seeing a sea dragon is priceless.
  3. Race go karts at K1 Speed. For $19.99 adults get 14 laps and juniors get 12, making racing at K1 a great gift for the entire family!
  4. Snorkel at La Jolla Cove. Rent snorkel gear for just $20 at any location around the Cove and explore the surrounding caves and coves populated by sea lions and leopard sharks. This is a great gift idea for those who have family staying at an affordable hotel near the beach.
  5. Jump around at Sky Zone trampoline park in Chula Vista. During their holiday promo you can get 90 minutes of trampoline time for just $15.

San Diego is a city for lovers, family, friends and adventurers, so pack up your bags and book a budget hotel room near Sea World today to get an advanced booking discount. If you call Pacific Inn at least three days prior to your stay you can reserve our luxurious Jacuzzi Suite at a discounted rate, which would surely make a very special gift. To talk to a reservation’s specialist, call 1-800-571-2933.

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