Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
Premier Waterfront Hotel In San Diego
The BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina is ideally located on Shelter Island, San Diego's Hawaiian Isle. Our waterfront hotel is surrounded by the deep blue waters of San Diego’s Big Bay and enveloped by lush, tropical landscaping. Our island retreat features spectacular views of The San Diego Bay, Downtown Skyline, and our own private mega yacht marina.
The peaceful oasis that is Shelter Island is located only minutes from the San Diego Airport, Downtown San Diego, and all of popular San Diego area attractions. Whether traveling on business or pleasure, The BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina is the perfect choice for your San Diego stay.
Access from San Diego International Airport
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TraditionalIsland Palms Non View Guest Rooms are our most affordable San Diego accommodations. These San Diego guest rooms have 1 king bed or 2 double beds, offer 275 square feet of space, and are conveniently located on the ground floor of our two-story buildings.
Water ViewThese delightful rooms boast 310 square feet of space with one king size bed and spectacular views of the San Diego Bay or Shelter Island Marina.
Junior SuitesThese large rooms feature comfortable sitting areas, and wet bars with sink, microwave, and refrigerator. A variety of views are available, some overlooking our private marina and some overlooking the bustling San Diego Bay
Island Palms SuitesIsland Palm’s spacious Polynesian-style one bedroom suites provide up 600 square feet of living space and can accommodate up to six people. These stylish yet casual suites offer the choice of 1 king or 2 queen beds and are perfect for a romantic couple, discerning traveler or family, looking for room to roam.
Facilities & Services
- Outdoor Pool
- Free Parking
- Free Shuttle Service
- Fitness Center
- Ocean Views
- Laundry & Dry Cleaning Service
- Non Smoking Hotel
- Airport Shuttle
- Marina View
- Bay View
Guest Room Amenities
- Free Hi Speed Wireless Internet
- Balconies Available
- Patios Available
Dining & Activities
Blue Wave Bar & GrillStep into the Blue Wave Bar & Grill at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina, and celebrate a taste of what makes San Diego, California a coastal paradise. The Blue Wave Bar & Grill, in the heart of San Diego’s Hawaiian Isle, offers panoramic marina and hillside views that afford patrons an incredible glance of the grand beauty of Point Loma.
SeaWorld San DiegoCelebrate natural wonders at SeaWorld® San Diego, where majestic killer whales inspire, silly sea lions make you laugh, and playful dolphins put a smile on your face. Take a spin on Shipwreck Rapids®, and a plunge on Journey To Atlantis®. Then dive into the world of sea turtles at the all-new Turtle Reef attraction. Soar, dive and twist like a ray on Manta, an all-new coaster that only SeaWorld could create.
San Diego ZooMeet some of the most exotic creatures on earth like our giant pandas. While you're here, journey into the depths of Ituri Forest, a central African jungle habitat teeming with okapis, hippos, forest buffalos, colorful birds, and acrobatic monkeys.
San Diego GolfThere are over 90 courses located throughout the San Diego region, from seaside settings to Desert Mountains to inland valleys — many of which are designed by leading golf course architects. There is a course for every type of golfer and a range of greens fees to fit every budget.
Comfort CruiseLocated at the Shelter Island Marina. 1.5 to 3 hour private charter packages available daily. San Diego Comfort Cruise is a great way to enjoy the marina and San Diego Bay. Good for all ages with plush seating for up to six guests.
Another Side of San Diego ToursVoted the #1 Tour Company in all of San Diego. The #1 TripAdvisor rating says it all! Another Side of San Diego Tours go above and beyond the typical tourist experience every single day. The tours are perfect for leisure travelers and corporate groups and consistently exceed expectations.
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