Take advantage of Multi-faceted Balboa ParkBest Western Plus Island Palms & Marina is in a central location that's close to all major attractions, including Balboa Park. One of the oldest public parks in America, the 1,200-acre cultural and recreational oasis features everything under the sun, including museums, gardens, theatres, hiking and biking trails, walking paths, and even the renowned San Diego Zoo. You'll also find a golf course, tennis courts, restaurants, and gift shops. In addition, Balboa Park is home to historic buildings from the 1915-1916 Panama-California Exposition and the 1935 California Pacific International Exposition.
Prices -Admission to Balboa Park and most of the gardens is free. Prices for attractions vary.
Hours -The Balboa Park grounds never close, the Visitors Center is open daily from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and museum hours vary.
- December Nights
- Art of the Open Air
- Jungle Bells