Why Choose Our Destination?
INSPIRING CREATIVITY AND PRODUCTIVITY There's nothing more rewarding than planning a meeting that people want to attend. With legendary weather, beautiful beaches and friendly, laid-back vibe, San Diego is a destination that draws big crowds and big thinking. See why San Diego has earned the name California’s Beach City. WE'RE HERE TO HELP As destination experts, with extensive in-market relationships, the San Diego Tourism Authority is your best point of contact for a comprehensive view of the destination. And, our services are free to you. We'll even accompany qualified planners on site experiences. Our exclusive iLead system lets us evaluate your specific needs against over 135 conference hotels to provide you with proposals from hotels that fit your criteria. Our team is your partner in a successful event in San Diego.
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Distance from airport
- San Diego International Airport (SAN)
3.22 km from city center
51.5 km from city center
- Tijuana International Airport
35.41 km from city center
San Diego Zoo
Point Loma/Harbor Island/Shelter Island
Mission Valley / Old Town REGION
San Diego Convention Center
From the airport, it's just a five-minute shuttle ride to the San Diego Convention Center, located right on the harbor in downtown San Diego. From there, everything you need is within walking distance.
- Exhibit Space57,200 sq. mTotal meeting space172,907 sq. m