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Paradise Point, a San Diego family resort, offers sports and courts of all sorts for island fun with some competitive edge, as well as beach cruisers and surrey quadracycles to make roaming near and far a breeze. If you are looking for things to do in Mission Bay, grab some bocce ball or horseshoes before heading to the beach, or take part in a surf lesson or dive-in movie. Top the night off at this San Diego beach hotel by cozying up to a bonfire, stargazing, and roasting s'mores. View the Island Vibes Magazine to learn more about what's new at Paradise.

Paradise Surf Academy

Guests of all ages can learn to shred the waves like a local at our San Diego surf school.  Every 3-hour class starts with a quick boat ride to Paradise Surf Academy headquarters where our highly experienced staff will teach you everything you need to learn to surf in San Diego. All participants are provided with surfboards, wetsuits, leashes and use of locker rooms and showers. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Surfrider Foundation, Paradise Point's official partner in protecting our oceans and beaches.

Classes available daily at 12:30 pm. $165 per person when reserved with one calendar day or more notice. Book your San Diego surf lesson by at 858-274-4630.

A Simple Mind

Whether you are on vacation, business travel or a romantic getaway, begin your day with a one-hour guided meditation. Resort Guests may use this time to clear the mind and relax the body to absorb the many benefits of meditation.

When: Every Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
Where: The Spa

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Tastes From Paradise Cooking Class

Our diverse team of Chefs invite you for a culinary experience to explore various flavors you'll find right here at Paradise Point.

When: Every Thursday at 1:00 p.m.
Where: Tidal 

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How to Agua Fresca

A refreshing Paradise mocktail. During this interactive class, learn how to blend different flavors to make the perfect Agua Fresca. 

When: Every Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Tropics Cantina, located at the main pool.

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Local Beer of San Diego 1.0

Home to more than 120 craft breweries, San Diego is known as the Craft Beer Capital of America. Join our King of Beer, Cicerone Bryan Chatelle, to taste some of our local faves and learn more about the San Diego beer scene.

When: Every Thursday at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Barefoot Bar & Grill

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Our Garden Of Good

Connect with nature by exploring the flora and fauna throughout Paradise Point via a guided tour. Discover various plant species, tropical fruit trees, majestic palms and more.

When: Every Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Resort Guests meet at Observation Tower

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Local Wine of Southern California 1.0

Take a journey through select Southern California Vineyards and discover a varietal of flavors during this one-hour wine tasting with local winemakers.

When: Every Friday at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Tidal 

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Island Yoga

Resort Guests can enjoy complimentary yoga at our resort Spa every Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

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Good Morning Island Fun Run

Whether you are an experienced or beginning runner, start the day with a focus on wellness and join for a morning run with stunning views of Mission Bay.

When: Every Thursday at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Meet at Observation Tower

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Recreational Sports

Find your fun at Paradise Point with a variety of recreational sports on property. An 18-hole putting golf course stretches along the property's main entrance and is a perfect just-for-fun activity for the whole family. Also available, an NBA-sized basketball court, five championship-size tennis courts, cornhole, ping pong and volleyball. Included in the Guest Amenity Fee, equipment for all sports are are located at the Island Market.

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Beach Cruiser Bike Rentals & Surrey Quadracycles

Ride around the resort and San Diego in style on our beach cruisers or 4-wheeled quadracycle surreys. Over 14 miles of bike paths nearby, all boasting bay or beach views and mostly flat terrain.

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Beach Bonfires

Whether you're 5 or 50 years old, there's nothing like the anticipation of gooey s'mores cooked over an open bonfire. Paradise Point has over 12 bonfire pits scattered along the beach and around the property available for guest use. Head to the Island Market for all the ingredients you need to set up your bonfire and make s'mores.

Old Town Trolley Tours

Explore San Diego via Old Town Trolley Tours, with a pick-up location at the Paradise Point lobby. Old Town Trolley Tours are San Diego's only regularly scheduled on-and-off fully narrated tours of Old Town, San Diego and Coronado. Pick-up time is 8:45 a.m. and return time is 5:15 p.m. Purchase tickets online in advance

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Dive-in Movies

Hollywood stars under the stars. Our maritime marquee is filled with your favorite films projected on a big screen poolside. Catch them from a lounge chair, or stretched out on a float. It's the coolest way to spend a warm summer evening. Showings are Saturday nights May through September (weather permitting) for hotel guests only.

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Whether the occasion calls for a special, romantic dinner for two overlooking the glittering, moonlit Mission Bay or an island-inspired casual restaurant for the whole family, Paradise Point offers diverse dining options for San Diego locals and guests of our Mission Bay resort. Enjoy our signature beach restaurant Tidal, a laid-back dining experience at the waterfront Barefoot Bar & Grill, or quick eats at the poolside Tropics Cantina or Caveman Pizza Company.

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Nestled in the lush, tropical foliage that surrounds Paradise Point's island resort is a premier spa vacation destination where exotic rituals from islands around the world and local San Diego influences collide. The result is The Spa at Paradise Point - an intimate and inviting San Diego day spa sanctuary voted one of the top 100 U.S. resort spas by Condé Nast Traveler.

With the backdrop of a lush oasis, exotic treatment rooms, and cooling sea breezes, the professionally trained spa therapists will lull you into a sense of well-being and relaxation.

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