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998 West Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 10/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 10/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#9 of 293 in San Diego
GreenLeaders Gold level
The Bahia Resort Hotel is a welcoming waterfront property located on a 14-acre picturesque peninsula in San Diego’s scenic Mission Bay. Featuring spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and lush tropical gardens as well as friendly service and comfortable accommodations, Bahia Resort Hotel is the ideal destination for an authentic Southern California beach getaway. Impressive accommodations are key at the Bahia; guests may choose between our deluxe studios and suites, each with its own balcony or patio and a full range of amenities. Further room options include kitchenettes, direct access to the beach and views of the sparkling bay and our expansive tropical gardens. At Bahia Resort Hotel we ensure you receive all the comforts and amenities needed to enjoy your vacation. Staying at the Bahia grants guests easy access to an array of dining options, including our signature restaurant Café Bahia, which offer international cuisine served amid this indoor-outdoor tropical paradise.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Kids stay free
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Swimming pool toys
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fence around pool
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Happy hour
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Vending machine
Bicycles available
Game room
Tennis court
Water sport equipment rentals
Aerobics offsite
Bowling offsite
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Board games / puzzles
Children's playground
Children's television networks
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Highchairs available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business centre
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Convenience store
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Private beach
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Sofa bed
Bath / shower
Dining area
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Room service
Seating area
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
iPod docking station
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
Family Resort
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Carolina W wrote a review 24 May
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Bahia resort is beautiful and very well located for families. I called today right before memorial day weekend to see if by chance they had a room available. Fortunate to get Renee on the phone. Not only was she fun on the phone but she got the whole family hyped up on a last minute hail Mary. We ended up with a room that meets all my mermaids needs. Bahia is already a great resort but Renee has now made the Bahia our go to for staycations. That customer service was above and beyond excited to check in tomorrow!!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Bob Baird wrote a review Jul 2020
Raleigh, North Carolina80 contributions28 helpful votes
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During these days of COVID, you can’t help but be concerned about travel and spending time at a hotel, but you need not worry if you’re staying here. All employees wore masks at all times, hand sanitizing stations were everywhere, and each time we dined at the wonderful Bahia Cafe, we observed how thoroughly they cleaned after guests departed. It was clear they did all that was humanly possible to guard the health of their guests and employees. The hotel is located in a beautiful area on Mission Bay. There are a little over 300 rooms spread out over many nicely landscaped acres on a peninsula. Other than two four-story buildings—one at each end of the resort—most of the rooms are in one- and two story buildings facing the water on each side. We stayed in a room with two queens overlooking the bay. The room was very clean, with a huge flat-screen tv. The bathroom is small but not an issue. There was a huge porch/balcony. One nice touch was the texting service. You could text questions or requests and receive a quick response. Our first night there we ordered room service since we arrived too late to eat at their restaurant. The person delivering the meal arrived with a tray, which they give you at the door. An employee never needed to enter the room, but housekeeping would bring anything you needed and leave it in a clear plastic bag hanging on your outside door handle. This leads to my one small criticism. We left our food tray outside the door as requested that night we arrived, but it was not picked up for two days. That’s no big deal, except because the rooms open to an outdoor walkway, some animal or bird got into the leftover food and scattered it across the walkway. I had read other reviews saying the same thing happened, so there’s room for improvement in that. It’s a small matter, though, considering all the extra things employees must be doing to keep things clean these days. We dined at the Bahia Cafe for breakfast twice and dinner once on my daughter’s 21st birthday. My compliments to Kona, the server that night, for making it special. The food each time was excellent, and they have a nice selection of reasonably priced wines. We also took advantage of the airport transportation service offered by So Cal Transportation. Ray, the owner/driver, while an independent and not an employee of the hotel, was a great ambassador for the Bahia. He is a friendly, warm person, and I felt like I had made a new friend. The bottom line: the Bahia is a great escape if you need a break from all the craziness and are concerned about safety. Every employee we met always wore a smile and were extremely friendly. You could tell they enjoyed working there, which to me is clear indication of a well-run hotel with management that cares about people. We will definitely stay here again on our next trip to San Diego.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled
12 Helpful votes
Response from Ryan Wilson, Marketing at Bahia Resort Hotel
Responded 17 Jul 2020
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, Bob. It brings us great joy knowing that you felt safe here at the Bahia Resort Hotel and our staff provided friendly service! We appreciate your kind and thoughtful words! We look forward to welcoming you back for your next getaway to San Diego.
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Jack M wrote a review 21 May
1 contribution
Patrick in reservations was amazing. Went above and beyond. Helped explain benefits and pricing. I canceled my reservation at another resort based on all his information and great service. Thank you sir!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
Response from Ryan Wilson, Marketing at Bahia Resort Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Jack, a hallmark standard of the Bahia Resort Hotel is excellence in guest service. The value of hospitality is pervasive throughout our hotel, and we are looking forward to having you experience it during your next visit. Thank you for your 5-star review. We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel soon.
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Rosie R wrote a review 21 May
Olympia, Washington1 contribution
The rooms were clean and comfortable, and the staff was amazing. Dockside 1953 restaurant had a beautiful bayside view with wonderful food. I can’t say enough good things about our server Jean. She is definitely one of the nicest people I’ve met in my travels. Very friendly, attentive, and hard working. She is one of the reasons we booked our second stay at the Bahia. Our delightful hostess Angie was so friendly and had a bubbly personality. Great staff.
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Date of stay: May 2022
Response from Ryan Wilson, Marketing at Bahia Resort Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share about your positive experience at the Bahia Resort Hotel. We appreciate your kind words about our friendly staff, the clean and comfortable accommodations, as well as our new restaurant, Dockside 1953, which serves delicious, eclectic cuisine. It was a pleasure to welcome you to our hotel and we hope to do so again soon.
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squamish482 wrote a review 20 May
North Vancouver, Canada26 contributions16 helpful votes
Had a great week long stay at the Bahia. Very easy check in and check out. Very friendly and helpful staff here. The location is perfect overlooking Mission Bay and minutes away from the beach. The resort is very clean and with beautiful gardens with flowers and lush tropical greenery everywhere. I stayed in a room overlooking the gardens. Many room have views of Mission Bay. Had some great meals at the Dockside Restaurant. The pool and spa are awesome. Plenty of lounge chairs. I also spent time at their private beach. Highly recommend this resort.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
Response from Ryan Wilson, Marketing at Bahia Resort Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear guest, thank you for your kind recommendation of the Bahia Resort Hotel. We appreciate your comments about our unbeatable location in San Diego, our secluded beach, and pristine pool and whirlpool. It was great to see you at Dockside 1953, our brand new restaurant on Mission Bay's dazzling shoreline. Thank you for being our guest! We hope to see you again soon.
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US$296 - US$465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bahia Resort Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Bahia Resort Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Escapology San Diego (0.5 km), Giant Dipper Roller Coaster (0.5 km), and Coaster Saloon Mission Beach California (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Bahia Resort Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Dockside 1953, Tangier Bar, and Luigi's at the Beach.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Bahia Resort Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Bahia Resort Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Bahia Resort Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.