Sailing is one of the most popular San Diego activities on Mission Bay

San Diego Activities

The Bahia has Activities and Events for the Entire Family

San Diego activities include water sportsMake the most of an extraordinarily beautiful natural setting, year-round perfect climate and Southern California lifestyle. Our prime location right on Mission Bay makes the Bahia perfect for any number of popular San Diego activities including water and land sports like sailing, surfing, waterskiing, biking, skating, and so much more. Tour our San Diego hotel’s grounds and discover abundant and diverse tropical flora and fauna, unwind with a dip in the swimming pool or the hydro-therapy pool, let the little ones have fun at our Kids Corner, clear your mind with an invigorating workout in our fitness center, stop by the video arcade to test your skills, find special mementos at our gift shop, enjoy high-speed Internet from the comfort of your room, or get some work done at our business center. You will never be short of ideas for fun San Diego activities and recreation. Summer Activities Schedule >

Enjoy great San Diego activities for the entire family!


California Dreaming

California Dreaming


  • June 21 – August 30 : Live out your California Dreams and celebrate summer, with music, food and drinks on San Diego’s Mission Bay. Experience a beachside concert that will have everyone kicking off their sandals and digging their toes into the sand as they dance and reminisce of summers past all while dining on BBQ and Clam Bake.
  • Thursday evening starting at 6:00 p.m.
  • Learn More

Pool Grill

Pool Bar & Grill


  • June 1 – September 3: Open seven days a week with pool grill menu and Spring Break Specialty Drinks will be offered for both adults and children from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Enjoy live entertainment at the Pool on Saturdays from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Beach Day

Every Day is Beach Day


  • Sit back, relax and enjoy a complimentary cabana chair on our private beach on Mission Bay

Video Arcade

Classic Video Arcade


  • Open Daily 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Games include Ms. Pac-Man, Fun-E-Ball, Tekken 2, Sports Blaster, and prize dispensers
  • June 1 – September 5: Complimentary to our hotel guests

Pool Grill

Kid’s Activity Workshop


  • June 9 – September 2: Enjoy complimentary kids activities for ages 4-11
  • June: Saturday and Sunday | July and August: Wednesday - Sunday
  • Hotel guests can sign up at the guest services desk
  • Activities Include: Arts and Crafts, Beach Activities and Board Games

Bahia Belle

Bahia Belle Mission Bay Cruise Schedule


  • May 28 – September 3
  • Daily Public run, complimentary to hotel guests
  • Cruise times are subject to change without notice
  • Please contact the hotel or check links below for cruise times
  • General Admission: $10 | Hotel Guest: Free
  • Live Entertainment
  • View Mission Bay Cruise Times

Pool Grill

Café Bahia Theme Nights


  • Beginning June 4 from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
  • Monday: Italian Buffet
  • Tuesday: Burger and Beer Special
  • Wednesday: Create-Your-Own Pizza Station, Half Off Bottles of Wine, Live Acoustic Music
  • Friday: Family Night, Kids Eat Free with Paying Adult, Kids Face Painting
  • Saturday: Prime Rib Special with Live Acoustic Music

cafe bahia

Café Bahia


  • Breakfast Buffet: Daily 6:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: Daily 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Dinner: Sunday – Thursday | 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: Friday & Saturday | 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Tangier Bar Schedule

Tangier Bar


  • Open 7 days a week 11:30 a.m. – late
  • Summer Happy Hour: Monday – Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.with specials on drinks and food
  • Live Music Entertainment: Mondays from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Wine Wednesdays: ½ Wine Bottles All Day Wednesday
  • Jason Hanna Trio: Fridays from 8:00 p.m. – Midnight
  • Karaoke: Saturdays from 9:00 p.m. – Midnight
  • Pint Sundays: $5 All Pints of Beer from 11:30 a.m. – Close

Movie Night

Movie Night at the Pool


  • June 2 – September 1: Join us on Tuesday evening at 8:00 p.m. as we show a select children friendly movie
  • Concessions will be available for purchase

Movie Night

Movie Night on the Beach


  • June 5 – August 28: Join us on Saturday evening at 8:00 p.m. as we show a select children friendly movie
    • Hot dogs, popcorn, soda and candy available for purchase

Torch Lighting

Torch Lighting


  • July 16 – August 27: Join us Monday evening at 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. near the Seal Pond

Action Sport Rentals

Surf, Cycle and Sail


  • Stay active with paddleboard, bicycle and sailboat rentals – and more! Learn More


Take a Swing at Tennis


  • Play on our tennis courts, or take a professional lesson
  • Our two lighted tennis courts are complimentary for guests to use
  • Complimentary rackets and tennis balls may be obtained from the resort security office just off the lobby
  • Tennis Court Reservations

At the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa 1 mile away with driver service.

Take a short, one-mile ride around Mission Bay to the Catamaran Spa at our sister property, the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Offering an exotic menu of practices with marine and botanical elements inspired from the South Pacific. Treatments include massages, rituals, and a full-service hair and nail salon. To make reservations, call (858) 539-8820. Catamaran Spa Specials