Fun Things to Do at Bahia Resort Hotel Resort Activities

Options are plentiful for things to do in San Diego and how to spend your time at the Bahia Resort Hotel. Lounge by the pool, play a tennis match, or take a leisurely walk on the beach.

Lemonade and Cookies for Bahia Resort guests

Cookies and Lemonade

Available in the lobby, take a break from the heat and satisfy your sweet tooth with pre-packaged cookies as well as individual milk and lemonade.

Daily | 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Drinks, snacks at Bahia Resort on Mission Bay

To-Go at Del Mar 

Just a few steps from the Bahia's private beach, the Del Mar patio is serving delicious food and beverage options for your fun day on the bay.

Saturdays + Sundays | 11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Movie take one on the beach

Movie Night on the Bay

Head outside and catch weekly flicks with complimentary popcorn and soda on the bay to enjoy San Diego’s warm evenings with the entire family.

Tuesdays + Saturdays | 8:00 p.m.
Candy, Hot Dogs and Beverages for purchase

New! Beach Lounge Area

Relax on the Bahia’s beach chairs – sink your toes into the sand while you soak up the sun and enjoy stunning views of Mission Bay. In compliance with the latest city ordinances, we have created a designated seating area on the beach, with chair groups separated by at least 6-feet. Chairs are for hotel guests only and are available on a first come first serve basis.

Open Daily | 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Pool at Bahia Resort Hotel

Fun in the Sun 

Make time to relax or play at the junior Olympic size swimming pool. While enjoying our pristine pool, sit back and feel satisfied while enjoying San Diego’s perfect weather.

Open Daily | 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

San Diego’s largest hot tub at the Bahia Resort Hotel


There’s nothing better than stepping into a rejuvenating and warm whirlpool after an action-packed day of San Diego adventures. Our whirlpool can fit up to 30 people, making it one of the largest hotel hot tubs in San Diego. Relax with friends or get some much needed down time solo.

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Bahia Resort Fitness Center with views of the pool and garden

Fitness Center

Stay fit while on the road at the on-site fitness center featuring Life Fitness exercise bikes and elliptical cross-trainers. Complimentary for hotel guests, the facility is conveniently located adjacent to the pool and gardens for a workout with a view. 

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Playing a round of shuffleboard at the Bahia Resort Hotel’s lush gardens


Challenge your travel companions to a game of deck shuffleboard. Nestled in the property’s lush garden, the game is one of the favorite hotel activities and is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon.

Open Daily | 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Boys feeding ducks in the lush gardens

Tropical Garden Retreat

Tropical gardens with winding paths and trickling streams provide a peaceful setting for your San Diego experience. The Bahia Resort Hotel is home to exotic palms, colorful flowers, as well as rescue seal and duck ponds.

Tennis Player comes in for a backhand approach shot at the Bahia Resort Hotel’s tennis courts

Tennis Courts

Gather your favorite players for a friendly match on one of Bahia’s two lighted tennis courts. Court reservations and tennis rackets are complimentary for registered guests. Professional lessons and clinics are also available.

Open Daily | 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Bahia Bells cruising on Mission Bay from the Bahia Resort Hotel to the Catamaran Hotel Spa and Resort at dusk

Bahia Belle Cruises

The Bahia Belle is a turn-of-the-century, Mississippi-style sternwheeler that cruises Mission Bay between the Bahia and our sister property Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Operating seasonally, the Bahia Belle is complimentary for guests and features a family hour as well as a nightlife experience.

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Beach cabanas on Mission Bay at Bahia Resort Hotel

Beach Cabanas

Relax and soak up the San Diego sun with complimentary beach cabanas along our secluded private beach. Dig your toes in the warm sand, read a book, or quietly take in the beautiful panoramic vistas of Mission Bay.

Father and son playing games at the Classic Arcade at the Bahia Resort Hotel

Classic Arcade

Located next to the pool, embrace your inner child with complimentary classic games including Ms. Pac-Man, Fun-E-Ball, Tekken 2, and Sports Blaster, along with fun prize dispensers.

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New! Playground 

Play, climb, and slide at the new playground at the Bahia Resort Hotel. Surrounded by tropical palms and lush plants, the playground is a haven for kids looking to scale a rock wall facade, play tag with new friends, and go down the slide over and over again. The playground is conveniently located next to the resort's tennis courts.