Top Things To Do This Fall at Catamaran Resort in San Diego’s Mission Bay
Fall is the locals' best-kept secret and the perfect time for a getaway to Mission Bay, home of the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. As the summer crowds lessen, the locals come out to play and the sunsets glow in vibrant autumn colors.
Guests can enjoy a wide variety of things to do this fall at the Catamaran, from hula dance lessons and lei making to outdoor movie nights and a Halloween cruise, as well as an entire month devoted to free offerings just for kids.
Explore some of the top fun-filled activities at the Catamaran this fall!
Kids Free is Back
October is Kids Free San Diego month. The Catamaran welcomes families with children aged 12 and under with special eat, stay, and play for free offers from October 1 to 31. Hotel guests who dine at Oceana Coastal Kitchen at the Catamaran Resort can enjoy a free kids' meal for each paid adult entrée. In addition, receive a complimentary paddleboard or kayak rental with the purchase of one adult one-hour or longer paddleboard or kayak rental from Action Sport Rentals. Offers are limited to a maximum of two complimentary kids' meals per visit and two complimentary paddleboard or kayak rentals per visit.
Hotel guests can enjoy more free fun on the water with a historic Bahia Belle sternwheeler sightseeing cruise. Receive a complimentary kids' ticket per paid adult ticket. Departures from the Catamaran are on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
The tables are set for the return of San Diego Restaurant Week, September 25 - October 2. Oceana Coastal Kitchen is offering a curated three-course dinner paired with stunning views of Mission Bay. Guests can choose from three mouthwatering entrées – pan-roasted duck breast, grilled chili-rubbed swordfish, or curry-fried tofu – plus a choice of starters and decadent desserts by Chef Steven Riemer. Cost is $50 per person.
A weekly tradition, the Sunday Champagne Brunch is back at the Catamaran Resort’s Oceana Coastal Kitchen, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Guests can sip bottomless mimosas and savor an assortment of salads and antipasto, fresh pastries, a seafood cold bar, and mini desserts, as well as their choice of brunch entrée. Cost is $80 per person.
It’s island time, all the time at the Catamaran Resort, San Diego’s premier tropical oasis on Mission Bay. A poolside Keiki Klub (Kids Club) occurs Saturdays from 1-3 p.m., featuring complimentary Hawaiian-inspired arts and crafts.
Guests of all ages can get into the “Aloha Spirit” with complimentary Hula Lessons and fresh flower Lei Making (cost $20), which take place bayside on Saturdays from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Also, every Saturday at 1 p.m., an electrifying Traditions of Polynesia show featuring drummers and hula dancers, carries on the island vibe.
Get up close and personal with Bianchi, a vibrant blue & gold macaw known for his animal impressions, and five other captivating parrots during the popular “Meet the Birds” show – a real-life, outdoor enchanted tiki room. Shows take place daily at 3 p.m. (except on Sundays and Wednesdays) outside the lobby of the Catamaran.
Make waves on the Bahia Belle After Dark Cruise, Mission Bay’s ultimate party boat, on Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. - 12 a.m. While cruising the calm waters of the bay, guests can dance to live music and enjoy cocktails and craft brews. Partygoers must be 21 years or older. Cruises depart from the Catamaran on Saturdays. Cost is $15 for hotel guests and $25 for general admission.
Guests at the Catamaran Resort can find some much-needed beachfront bliss this fall with Yoga on the Bay, which takes place daily 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. The complimentary open-air yoga session, overlooking the calm waters of Mission Bay, is a relaxing way to begin the day. Mats are provided.
Taking full advantage of San Diego’s mild autumn weather, both the Bahia and Catamaran resorts host complimentary outdoor, family-friendly movie nights for guests. Movies on the Bay take place at the Catamaran every Friday night, with complimentary popcorn and a stunning backdrop of Mission Bay.
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