Kick Off the Summertime in San Diego

Summer is right around the corner, and we’re kicking it off in San Diego with Memorial Day Weekend events around the city. Enjoy the long weekend in San Diego at Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina by participating in the official kickoff to summer. “Legacy Week” at the USS Midway Museum Honor our…

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San Diego County Fair: What to Eat, Ride, and See

The San Diego County Fair is back in town, which means summer has officially started in San Diego. With fair food, rides, and entertainment as far as the eye can see, the county fair is the first item on everyone’s San Diego summer to-do list. With a Wizard of Oz theme for 2019, the fair…

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Local Shelter Island Guide: Neighborhood Places to Visit

Located in the heart of Shelter Island, Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina offers the convenience of being walkable to many San Diego attractions and activities. If you have a few hours to explore, check out local restaurants, breweries, activities and more near Shelter Island. Shelter Island Pier Walk over to the Shelter…

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San Diego’s Best Vegan Restaurants

If you are looking for vegan cuisine, you have come to the right place! San Diego is sprawling with vegan options throughout the entire county. Our list of San Diego’s best vegan restaurants includes new cafes, local favorites and unique finds right here in San Diego. Café Gratitude A local favorite around town, Café Gratitude…

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3 Ways to Celebrate Summer at Liberty Station

Once a former Naval training center, Liberty Station has been converted into a cultural epicenter of San Diego. Housing restaurants and bars, live performances, one of the few public markets on the west coast, retail stores, and art venue, this waterfront promenade is buzzing with activity in the summertime. Experience the San Diego Art Walk…

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San Diego Dining

Here at Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina we understand that a great culinary experience is as important as all the great activities you might enjoy during your vacation. It’s a good thing, then, that San Diego is filled with great food. Explore to your taste buds delight anything from fresh five-star seafood,…

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San Diego Romantic Getaway

Walking arm in arm along a beautiful shoreline is an everyday possibility in San Diego. The city is filled with romantic nooks where you can enjoy the beauty of nature and each other’s company. Here are our tips for where to go for a romantic escape to San Diego: • Start at the Best Western…

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Blue Wave Bar & Grill

Blue Wave Bar & Grill at Best Western Plus Island Palms means you’re always an easy stroll away from dining with waterside views. One of our best amenities is that one of San Diego’s best restaurants is right here. Our chic casual restaurant imbues every dish with a blend of tropical and California flavors. Start your…

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