5 Awesome Features of the Point Loma Marina

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San Diego saw 35.8 million visitors in 2018. There are hundreds of attractions across San Diego that attract tourists, and Point Loma Marina is an insider favorite.


The marina manages to stay in the middle of the action, while still maintaining its local charm.


Here are the five best features of Point Loma Marina.


The Center of San Diego’s Food Scene


The Point Loma Marina is surrounded by some of San Diego’s best seafood restaurants and views in town. Mitch’s Seafood and Point Loma Seafood are just a few of the eateries serving-up fresh, Pacific-caught fish, oysters, shrimp and clams in this fishermen’s hub.


Just down the way on Harbor Island are restaurants like Coasterra, that have some of the best margaritas in town. Nearby Liberty Station is a mecca for local eats, it’s home to the Liberty Public Market, which is a massive food hall packed with restaurants and food from local artisans and purveyors.


Endless Nightlife Options


There is no shortage of nightlife options near Point Loma Marina. There’s really something for every type of night out. Local dive bars, taverns, and pubs are sprinkled around the marina. Spots like the nautical themed Club Marina, Harbor Town Pub and Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern are relaxed spaces to grab one a fresh locally brewed beer.


Nearby C Level Lounge is a perfect place for small bites and high-quality cocktails at sunset. The bar and restaurant offer sophisticated vibes, some of the best views of downtown San Diego, all at exactly sea level.


Liberty Station has weekly live concerts, art walks and is home to the most grandiose location of Stone Brewery.


Explore The Pacific Ocean


Steps away from the Pacific Coast, the Point Loma Marina is a gateway to ocean adventures. OEX Point Loma provides Kayak and Paddle Board rentals, and daily lessons. Horizon Charters is the go-to spot for scuba diving adventures, from cage diving with Great Whites off the shores of Guadalupe Island, to diving Wreck Alley, Channel Islands kelp and lobster diving, and so much more!


From fishing expeditions to leisurely outings, Point Loma Marina has every type of boating experience you’re looking for. If you are a boater who wants to rent or are a beginner who needs to hire a charter, there’s something for everyone.


Walk To San Diego’s Biggest Entertainment Hubs


Point Loma Marina really is in the center of it all. You can easily hop on a Byrd or beach cruiser and explore many different exciting areas.


Shelter Island and Shoreline Park are just south of the Marina. It’s home to even more boating and fishing islands, along with a handful of beachfront resorts that have premiere dining and entertainment options.

Just north of Point Loma Marina is Libert Station. There’s always some kind of special event happening at the station, so check out their website for some of the best San Diego events.


Harbor Island is just east of Point Loma Marina, here you’ll find more hotel options, along with more polished dining and bar experiences. You can also find Jet Ski rentals and additional watersport activities.


Proximity To The Airport


One of the most convenient features of visiting the Point Loma Marina is its proximity to the airport. If you packed light, you could easily walk from the airport to the marina, a mere one-minute Lyft ride!


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