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So Much to Do in San Diego County

With its breathtaking landscapes and cultural history, San Diego County offers endless adventure and attractions. Enjoy playing golf, biking scenic trails, hiking mountain hills, fishing on sparkling lakes, or exploring beautiful beaches. For culture and entertainment, head into San Diego and discover Old Town, the historic Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, SeaWorld® San Diego, San Diego Zoo, and Balboa Park's museums.  
Roller Coaster Ride at Sea World San Diego, California Resort

SeaWorld® San Diego

23 miles

Dive into the excitement of thrilling adventures, exhilarating rides, and up-close animal encounters at San Diego's most captivating animal attraction.

Embark on an aquatic adventure where marine marvels, thrilling rides, and unforgettable shows await to make your stay a truly unforgettable experience.

500 Sea World Dr., San Diego, CA 92109

(619) 222-4732

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Catch A Padres Game Or Concert at Petco Park, California Resort

Petco Park

21 miles

Catch a Padres game or concert at the architecturally magnificent Petco Park, showcasing breathtaking views of San Diego Bay and the city skyline.

Petco Park invites you to immerse yourself in serene landscapes, and tranquil waterways, offering an idyllic escape that perfectly complements your stay at Oak Creek RV Resort.

100 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 795-5025

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Explore Wildlife at San Diego Zoo, California Resort

San Diego Zoo

20 miles

Located in Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo is home to more than 3,700 animals, freezing Antarctic to the desert of the Serengeti, to the hills of northern China. 

Enjoy exciting exhibits, see fun shows, and meet amazing creatures like gorillas, elephants polar bears, leopards, and the famous giant pandas. 

2920 Zoo Dr., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 231-1515

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Region’s Heritage San Diego, California Resort

Old Town San Diego

22 miles
Old Town San Diego is a celebration of the region's heritage. Wander through the streets of Old Town, surrounded by colorful storefronts and the aroma of San Diego's cuisine. Tour one of the country's best-preserved adobe haciendas. The Casa de Estudillo. See a rare original stagecoach at the Wells Fargo Museum or take a ghost tour through the "haunted" Whaley House. Discover San Diego's culinary roots at over 25 restaurants and Mexican taquerias.  

4010 Twiggs St., San Diego, CA 92110

(619) 228-9340

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Experience Legoland Near California Resort

Legoland California

33 miles
Take the kids to LEGOLAND in Carlsbad , featuring 60 rides, shows and attractions that bring your favorite toys to life. Enjoy incredible LEGO experiences and creations, ride a life-size version of the LEGO Technic, and snap a photo with the 9-foot red dinosaur at the ultimate San Diego family attraction. Check out the AQUAZONE Wave Racers and maneuver through the water. 

One Legoland Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008

(888) 690-5346

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Explore Cultural of San Diego's at Balboa Park, California Resort

Balboa Park

19 miles
Historic Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre oasis on the outskirts of downtown San Diego. Home to the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park also houses the San Diego Natural History Museum, Old Globe Theater, and the Balboa Park Carousel. Pick up an Explorer Pass to make exploration easier in Balboa Park with access to 5 museums. 

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

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Beautiful View of San Diego, California Resort

Cabrillo National Monument

26 miles
Take in beautiful views of San Diego from this state park on the southern tip of Point Loma. See amazing scenery, learn about wildlife at the museum and tour the Old Point Loma Lighthouse - the highest point in San Diego. Drive down to the beach and tide pools and watch the gray whales off the coast.  

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr., San Diego, CA 92106

(619) 523-4285

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Explore Aircraft at USS Midway Museum, California Resort

USS Midway Museum

22 miles
Board a real aircraft carrier and the longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century! Explore galleys and the 4-acre flight deck. Take a self-guided audio tour to learn about the engine room and control tower narrated by Midway sailors. Explore aircraft cockpits and helicopters, ride the flight simulators, sit in an ejection seat theatre, and hear pilot conversations during Desert Storm.  

910 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 544-9600

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Breathtaking Escape Into Nature at Mission Trails Regional Park, California Resort

Mission Trails Regional Park

13 miles
San Diego's Mission Trails Regional Park offers a breathtaking escape into nature. With 7,200 acres of pristine landscapes, hiking trails, and stunning views, the park is a haven for outdoor activities and tranquility amidst city life. 

1 Father Junipero Serra Trail, San Diego, CA 9211

(619) 668-3281

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Bike Ride at Rose Creek Bike Path, California Resort

Rose Creek Bike Path

22 miles
Part of the Coastal Rail Trail, this paved bike path in San Diego is separated from vehicle traffic. Bike along this serene path along Rose Creek - a peaceful escape with picturesque views of the creek and natural habitats.

4360 Morena Blvd., San Diego, CA 92117

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The Water Conservation Garden Near California Resort

The Water Conservation Garden

29 miles
Escape to this sustainable and beautiful oasis in San Diego dedicated to landscaping and conservation practices. Enjoy beautiful gardens, native plants, exhibits, workshops, and events, including garden yoga.

12122 Cuyamaca College Dr. W., El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 660-0614

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Explore Nature of San Diego at Walker Preserve and River Trail, California Resort

Walker Preserve & River Trail

7 miles
Explore this beautiful 1.3-mile hiking and biking trail along the San Diego River. This popular  trail offers a tranquil escape into nature, showcasing diverse wildlife and beautiful landscapes, from wetlands to sage brush.  

9500 Magnolia Ave., Santee, CA 92071

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Waterfront Destination at Seaport Village, California Resort

Seaport Village

22 miles
Enjoy shopping, dining, wine tasting, and picturesque views at this waterfront destination in San Diego. Stroll along charming pathways, browse unique boutiques, savor local cuisine, and soak in the coastal beauty.

849 W. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 530-0704

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Test the Remarkable Winery at Rustic Ridge Vineyards, California Resort

Rustic Ridge Vineyards

9 miles
Discover the perfect blend of beauty and taste at this remarkable winery, known for its views and vines. This winery offers stunning vistas of the mountains, Pacific Ocean, Coronado Islands, and Point Loma plus charcuterie and a variety of delectable wines. 

15262 Lyons Valley Rd., Jamul, CA 91935

(619) 251-7115

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Play In The Pacific Ocean Waves at Coronado Beach, California Resort

Coronado Beach

23 miles

Ranked America's best beach, Coronado offers an energetic, playful vibe. Relax on the soft golden sands, play in the Pacific Ocean waves, enjoy smores at one of the many fire pits. 

and let your pups play in the off-leash dog park. 

Isabella Ave. & Ocean Blvd., Coronado, CA 92118

(619) 221-8899

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Beautiful Landscape of La Jolla Beach, California Resort

La Jolla Beach 

24 miles
With its one mile of sand and calm waves, La Jolla is ideal for swimming, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Head to the Scripps Pier and explore La Jolla Cove, a popular place for diving and seeing the barking seals. Take the kids to the Children's Pool and play in the gentle waves. 

Camino Del Oro & Calle Frescota, La Jolla, CA 92037

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Edging The Pacific Ocean at Mission Beach, California Resort

Mission Beach and Mission Bay

24 miles
Edging the Pacific Ocean, Mission Beach is a popular spot for sunbathing, swimming and paddleboarding. Visit Belmont Park with its famous Giant Dipper rollercoaster and the Wave House restaurant with a wave machine and delicious  California cuisine. This quintessential beach town is home to great places to eat and water sport rentals. 

Mission Blvd. & Ventura Place, San Diego, CA 92109

(619) 221-8899

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Boarding in Ocean at Pacific Beach, California Resort

Pacific Beach

23 miles
Stretching for miles along the San Diego coast, Pacific Beach is a beautiful spot for swimming, surfing, sunbathing, and sports. The beach town offers great restaurants and dining, including the rooftop, Ale House. 

Grand Ave. & Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109

(619) 221-8899

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Enjoy and Experience the Ocean Beach, California Resort

Ocean Beach

25 miles
Known for its bohemian beach vibe, Ocean Beach offers a unique, off-the-beaten-path experience. Explore its renowned pier and enjoy the dog beach. 

1946 Abbott St., San Diego, CA 92107

(619) 221-8899

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Beach With Solid Rock at Windansea Beach, California Resort

Windansea Beach

25 miles
With its rocky shoreline and submerged reefs, this beach is renowned for its breathtaking scenery and exhilarating waves. The severe shore break makes it a sought-after destination for surfers seeking an adrenaline-filled experience right at the water's edge.  

Neptune Pl. & Nautilus St., La Jolla, CA 92037

(619) 221-8899

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Boarding on Ocean Wave at Tourmaline Beach, California Resort

Tourmaline Beach

24 miles
Tourmaline Beach is the perfect place to surf, windsurf, kitesurf, or sunbathe. Watch all of the surfers as they attack the waves. 

La Jolla Blvd. & Tourmaline St., La Jolla, CA 92109

(619) 221-8899

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Luxurious Golf Course With Greenery Grass of Cottonwood Golf Course, California Resort

Cottonwood Golf Course

8 miles
This championship 18-hole public golf course is situated in the rolling hills of Rancho San Diego and offers challenging play for golfers of all levels.

3121 Willow Glen Dr., El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 442-9891

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Golf course with Mountain View at Steele Canyon Golf Club, California Resort

Steele Canyon Golf Club

8 miles
With the front nine on a canyon and the back nine on a vineyard, this unique course offers dramatic elevation changes and stunning views.  

3199 Stonefield Dr., Jamul, CA 91935

(619) 441-6900

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Challenging Golf Course of Willowbrook, California Resort

Willowbrook Golf Course

5 miles
Tree-lined fairways and beautiful views of the surrounding Cuyamaca Mountains make this challenging course a unique experience for golf enthusiasts.  

11905 Riverside Dr., Lakeside, CA 92040

(619) 561-1061

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Experience Golf Amenities at Carlton Oaks Golf Course, California Resort

Carlton Oaks Golf Course

10 miles
A golfer's haven, this course offers challenging holes, thoughtfully placed bunkers, water hazards and immaculate greens.

9200 Inwood Dr., Santee, CA 92071

(619) 448-4242

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Gaslamp Quarter Downtown Near California Resort

Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego

21 miles
Discover a lively downtown San Diego neighborhood with restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and cocktail lounges. San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter is a fun place to enjoy live music, nightlife, global foods, and entertainment. 

4th Ave. to 6th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

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Hotel Del Coronado Near California Resort

Hotel Del Coronado

23 miles
Spend the day at this legendary, elegant hotel dating back to 1888. See the gorgeous architecture and historic photos, enjoy live music and dining, and play where Marilyn Monroe vacationed at the luxurious Hotel Coronado on beautiful Coronado Beach.

1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA 92118

(619) 435-6611

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Explore Cultural of San Diego at Balboa Park Museums, California Resort

Balboa Park Museums

20 miles
Balboa Park is the cultural oasis of San Diego, with captivating architecture, attractions, gardens, and 17 museums devoted to arts, aviation, anthropology, natural science, and technology. Balboa Park is home to the San Diego Zoo, Old Globe Theater, San Diego Natural History Museum, and the Balboa Park Carousel. 

Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

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Enjoy Non-Stop Gaming at Sycuan Casino Resort, California Resort

Sycuan Casino Resort

5 miles
Sycuan Casino features more than 2,500 slot machines, table games like baccarat and blackjack, poker tournaments, and bingo. Enjoy non-stop gaming and live entertainment at this casino in El Cajon. 

5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 445-6002

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Explore The World's Oldest Active Sailing Ship at Star Of India, California Resort

Star of India

21 miles
Explore the world's oldest active sailing ship, the Star of India. Step aboard maritime vessels and submarines, delight in harbor cruises, and partake in special events. 

1492 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 234-9153

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Live Performance at Balboa Theatre, California Resort

Balboa Theatre

21 miles
With its ornate décor and grand chandeliers, the Balboa Theatre is a cherished arts and entertainment destination. Enjoy performances, including concerts, plays, musicals, and film screenings in an elegant and intimate setting. 

868 Fourth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 615-4000

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The New Children's Museum, California Resort

The New Children’s Museum

21 miles
Spark creativity at the New Children's Museum, inspiring children through interactive, hands-on exhibits and art in a dynamic and educational environment. 

200 W Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 233-8792

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Explore Exhibitions of Art, California Resort

L Street Fine Art Gallery

21 miles
Celebrate creativity in all its forms at this gallery, open daily. Explore exhibitions featuring works from National Geographic, as well as emerging and established artists. 

628 L St., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 231-6664

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Spanish Village Arts Center, California Resort

Spanish Village Arts Center

20 miles
Stroll through this artistic enclave of vibrant studios and galleries, filled with paintings, sculptures, ceramics, jewelry, and more. 

1770 Village Pl., San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 233-9050

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Delicious Food at Bongiovanni's Italian Restaurant, California Resort

Bongiovanni's Italian Restaurant

0 mile
Cuisine Type: Italian  

15244 Olde Hwy 80, El Cajon, CA 92021

(619) 443-8455

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Texas Style Barbecue at Grande Ole Barbecue, California Resort

Grande Ole Barbecue

18 miles
Cuisine Type: Texas Style Barbecue 

3302 32nd St., San Diego, CA 92104

(619) 759-0637

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Burgers & Bar Food at Renegade Country, California Resort

Renegade Country

2 miles
Cuisine Type: Burgers & Bar Food  

14335 Olde Hwy 80, El Cajon, CA 92021

(619) 561-8105

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American Bar Food at Burning Beard Brewing Co, California Resort

Burning Beard Brewing CO

8 miles
Cuisine Type: American Bar Food  

785 Vernon Way, El Cajon, CA 92020

(619) 456-9185

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Healthy Salad at Crafted Greens, California Resort

Crafted Greens

7 miles
Cuisine Type: Healthy Salad Entrées 

745 Jamacha Road, El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 328-4044

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American Cuisine at El Cajon Bistro and Bakery, California Resort

El Cajon Bistro & Bakery

7 miles
Cuisine Type: American Cuisine

745 Jamacha Road, El Cajon, CA 92019

(619) 328-4044

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Open Air Fashion Valley Shopping Mall at California Resort

Fashion Valley

23.2 miles
Indulge in retail therapy at Fashion Valley, where luxury and style converge. Explore designer boutiques, find the latest trends, and immerse yourself in a shopping haven that epitomizes sophistication and glamour.

7007 Friars Rd., San Diego, CA 92108

(619) 688-9113

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Traditional Westfield Mission Valley Mall at California Resort

Westfield Mission Valley

21.4 miles
Discover a shopper's paradise at Westfield Mission Valley. From everyday essentials to unique finds, this bustling destination offers a diverse mix of stores, ensuring a delightful experience for every visitor seeking convenience and variety.

1640 Camino Del Rio N., San Diego, CA 92108

(619) 296-6375

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Westfield UTC Shopping mall at California Resort

Westfield UTC

27.2 miles
Elevate your shopping experience at Westfield UTC, where modern elegance meets an eclectic array of stores. Uncover fashion-forward pieces, dine at chic eateries, and enjoy a dynamic atmosphere that reflects San Diego's contemporary spirit.

4545 La Jolla Village Dr. Ste E-25, San Diego, CA 92122

(858) 546-8858

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Las Americas Premium Outlets mall at California Resort

Las Americas Premium Outlets

32 miles
Immerse yourself in retail nirvana at Las Americas Premium Outlets. This shopper's haven boasts an impressive collection of designer and brand-name stores, offering savvy shoppers unbeatable deals on fashion, accessories, and more.

4211 Camino De La Plaza, San Diego, CA 92173

(619) 934-8400

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Healthcare & Heroes 
Make Oak Creek RV resort your base for rest and relaxation. Located near several miliary bases, we offer a quiet and convenient home away for active service members and their families. Book our Military Appreciation Promotion and enjoy our best extended stay rates.
  • MCAS Miramar - 26 miles
  • North Island Naval Air Station - 27 miles
  • WARCOM - 29 miles
  • Naval Base Point Loma - 30 miles
  • Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton - 63 miles
Our El Cajon resort is within proximity to the best San Diego area medical centers, making us the perfect homebase for traveling nurses on assignment.
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital - 23 miles
  • Alvarado Hospital Medical Center - 15 miles
  • Kaiser Permanente San Diego Zion - 15 miles
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital - 23 miles
  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital - 12 miles
  • Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center - 23 miles
  • UC San Diego Health Hillcrest - 24 miles
  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center - 27 miles
  • UC San Diego Health La Jolla (Jacob Medical Center) - 9300 Campus Point Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037 - 28 miles
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla - 31 miles
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas - 39 miles
  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido - 43 miles
Oak Creek RV Resort