Nearby Attractions

In San Diego, there are adventures for every style of traveler.

Our Southern California location offers pristine beauty and convenient proximity to the best of San Diego. Get in touch with nature and visit Balboa Park, La Jolla Cove, Encinitas Tide Pools, or the San Diego Botanical Gardens. Take a sunset hot air balloon ride, set sail on the Pacific, or take the family to SeaWorld®. We make it easy to do it all.

Golf tee in Del Mar, CA

Putt Around

With a climate that seasonally ranges in temperature from 60 to 85 degrees, Southern California is the perfect year-round golf destination. Enjoy lush, emerald fairways on some of San Diego’s most elite private golf courses and receive exclusive access as a guest of L’Auberge.

Call the Concierge for rates and to set up your tee time at (858) 793-6455.

Sunset hangliding near Del Mar, CA

Glide the Cliffs

Get your adrenaline pumping while you take in the breathtaking views. The San Diego GliderPort offers tandem gliding and hang gliding straight off the cliffs over the San Diego coast.

Kayak and Sailboats at Del Mar, CA

Paddle the Cove

Take a guided kayak tour of La Jolla’s marine ecological reserve, home to five distinct marine environments in less than two square miles. With a variety of views, this is an unparalleled experience.

Balboa Park, San Diego

Balboa Park

Balboa Park is the cultural heart of San Diego, a 1,200 acre wonderland with fifteen museums, eight gardens, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Often referred to as the “Smithsonian of the West,” it is the largest urban park in North America, exceeding even New York’s Central Park in size. It will take more than one day to see and enjoy it all.


horse racing Del Mar, CA

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and Fairgrounds

Del Mar is known for its racetrack, “Where the Turf Meets the Surf,” and the ever-popular thoroughbred-racing season from mid-July through early September, plus a fall season in November. In June, the Fairgrounds are home to the San Diego County Fair.


Tide Pool rocks and water

Encinitas Tide Pools

The tide pools at Swami’s Beach are an extensive reef formation which becomes visible as the tide recedes. The tide pools are a popular destination for children and families.


Legoland San Diego


Located in Carlsbad about 20 minutes northeast of the hotel, Legoland® California is an interactive, hands-on theme park for families, with more than 60 rides, shows, and attractions. It is also home to SEA LIFE Aquarium and the world’s first LEGOLAND Water Park.


Leaves after rain in Del Mar, CA

San Diego Botanic Garden

The mission of the San Diego Botanic Garden is to inspire people of all ages to connect with plants and nature. With over 30 different gardens to choose from, this is the place to explore many unique biomes and landscapes.


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San Diego Polo Fields

Founded in 1986, The San Diego Polo Club is beautifully situated on 60 acres of land in neighboring Rancho Santa Fe, offering five world-class class polo fields. The San Diego Polo Club has one of the longest playing seasons in the country, running from May through October. Polo matches are presented to the public every Sunday, beginning at 1:00 pm. SAN DIEGO POLO FIELDS DIRECTIONS
Lion family at the san Diego Safari Park

San Diego Safari Park

The Safari Park is a wildlife sanctuary for more than 2,600 animals representing more than 300 species. Its botanical collection represents 3,500 species and 1.5 million specimens. Over half of the Park’s 1,800 acres have been set aside as protected native species habitat. It is located 28 miles north of L’Auberge Del Mar.


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San Diego Zoo

The 100-acre San Diego Zoo is home to over 3,700 rare and endangered animals representing more than 650 species and subspecies, and a prominent botanical collection with more than 700,000 exotic plants.


Seaworld Dolphins


Play with dolphins or watch the penguins. Meet a sea otter or a beluga whale. Discover the variety of rides available. No matter what your age, SeaWorld® has something for everyone!


Seahorse at Birch Aquarium San Diego

Stephen Birch Aquarium

Where the wonders of the ocean come alive! The mission of Birch Aquarium is to provide ocean science education, to interpret Scripps Institution of Oceanography research, and to promote ocean conservation.


Life On The Water

Embrace our coastal lifestyle and get out on the Pacific with an array of water sport activities. Ask our Front Desk for more information.

Life On The Water

Embrace our coastal lifestyle and get out on the Pacific with an array of water sport activities. Ask our Front Desk for more information.


ReDiscover L’Auberge

Experience the best of coastal living with a sunny retreat to Del Mar. Book now and rediscover the beauty of L’Auberge Del Mar with a daily $100 credit to Adelaide and enjoy elevated dining with breathtaking ocean views.


Gift Cards Now Available

Give the gift of exploration and relaxation in Del Mar, California. Gift cards to L’Auberge Del Mar are now available for purchase.