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Explore San Diego from Rancho Bernardo

Easily accessible to both the North County and San Diego area, Radisson Hotel San Diego - Rancho Bernardo provides a convenient home base to explore San Diego’s best attractions.

Rancho Bernardo Area
Just off I-15 freeway, our hotel is located near a multitude of hiking trails, reservoirs, nature reserves and sweeping views of Rancho Bernardo. For the business traveler in the area, we are just down the road from corporations in Rancho Bernardo Business Park, including Boeing, Hewlett-Packard, Millennium, Northrop Grumman, Sony and Teradata. There are also a multitude of shops and restaurants in the 4s area for you to explore. In the immediate area, Bernardo Winery and 15 gorgeous golf courses make afternoons relaxing and stress-free.

San Diego Area
Head west to Del Mar and other California beaches, like the famous Torrey Pines or Carlsbad State Beach. Families and adventurers will enjoy the number of theme parks that attract millions of visitors per year, from LEGOLAND® to the San Diego Safari Park and the original SeaWorld—all within 45 minutes.

Just 30 minutes south lies the bustling nightlife of downtown San Diego’s iconic neighborhoods, like the Gaslamp District, Hillcrest, North Park and Little Italy.

Beach and lake

  • Hodges Reservoir (5.2 miles)
    Spend a day on this popular lake boating and fishing, or stay on shore to hike and enjoy a barbecue.
  • Del Mar and California beaches (16.9 miles)
    San Diego’s famous beaches are picture-perfect for swimming, surfing and sunbathing.
    Phone: +1 (858) 735-3650

Parks and leisure

  • Rancho Bernardo Community Park (1.9 miles)
    This 40-acre park offers indoor and outdoor recreation for everyone from children to seniors.
    Phone: +1 (858) 538-8129
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (9.5 miles)
    Watch as giraffes, antelope and rhinos roam freely at this expansive park. You can also visit elephants, tigers, cheetahs and many other exotic species.
    Phone: +1 (760) 747-8702
  • LEGOLAND California (22 miles)
    More than just an attraction for kids, LEGOLAND offers roller coasters, family rides, an aquarium and a water park. Be sure to see the miniature versions of famous U.S. cities. 
    Phone: +1 (760) 918-5346
  • SeaWorld San Diego (24.8 miles)
    This 190-acre park offers aquariums, animal shows and educational programs, along with thrill rides and dining.
    Phone: +1 (619) 226-3901

Other points of interest

  • Escondido Wineries & Breweries (3 miles)
    Wineries offering diverse experiences from urban tasting rooms to hilltop terraces with spectacular views.
    Phone: +1 (760) 839-4777
  • Marine Corps Air Station Miramar (11.3 miles)
  • Don’t miss the thrilling air shows that include the flying acrobatics of the Blue Angels.
    Phone: +1 (858) 577-1011
  • Old Town San Diego (22.5 miles)
    Travel back in time to 1850 when you visit Old Town, which features historic buildings, live entertainment, galleries, theaters and more.
    Phone: +1 (619) 291-4903
  • Downtown San Diego and Gaslamp Quarter (24.1 miles)
    Drive 25 minutes to visit San Diego’s popular city center. The historic Gaslamp Quarter is especially famous for its festivals and nightlife.
    Phone: +1 (619) 236-1212
  • San Diego Convention Center (24.7 miles)
    This world-famous convention center offers more than two million square feet of exhibition space. It’s home to events like Comic-Con, MLB All-Star FanFest and the Society for Neuroscience convention.
    Phone: +1 (619) 525-5000