Catamaran Resort

4* out of 5 stars

Located right next to one of the world’s largest aquatic parks, Mission Bay, the Catamaran Resort in San Diego is full of hidden gardens and exotic plant life just waiting to be explored. The hotel is surrounded by over 1,00 types of plants, palm trees and about 30 types of hibiscus.

Each of the resort’s 313 expansive rooms are tastefully appointed and have their own balcony while the Pacific Ocean is just 100 yards away.  The resort is close to all local attractions including internationally famous theme parks like SeaWorld and Legoland while for those who love wildlife Mission Bay Park is the place to go. Guests can even enjoy complimentary cruises on the Bahia Belle which is a gorgeous Mississippi-style boat with live music and DJs.

Stretching across 4,000 acres and taking in some 27 miles of coastline and 18 sand-soaked beaches perfect for swimming in the park is filled with exotic plant and wildlife. It is busy all year round and also features cooking events, playgrounds and a whole lot more.

The hotel itself also offers a variety of facilities, which include a swimming pool, fitness centre and Kid’s Camp. It caters for business events and weddings aswell, in its 14 function rooms all with stunning scenic views and patios.



Garden Room

Throughout the resort, the welcoming Garden Rooms provide a relaxing setting with views of the hotel’s lush tropical gardens that include more than 1,000 types of trees and plants, exotic wildlife, and koi ponds. The rooms include 1 king or 2 queen-size beds, a small refrigerator, HD TV, a full-size tub with shower, a dining area, as well as a balcony or patio.

Bay Front Room

For a true beach experience, the signature bay front rooms are located in the two-story buildings directly adjacent to beautiful Mission Bay and its boardwalk. With a prime location, these rooms include 1 king or 2 queen beds, HD TV, a full-size tub with shower, a small refrigerator, a dining area, and a balcony or patio to overlook your unbeatable bay views.

Garden View Suite

Located on the lower level floors of the tower, this suite offers peaceful views of the resort’s tropical garden paradise. The bedroom area includes 1 king bed, HD TV, walk-in closet, full-size tub with shower and a balcony or patio. The suite’s separate living area has a pull-out sofa, an additional HD TV, a dining area, and another balcony or patio to enjoy. The suite also includes a kitchenette with a full-size refrigerator, stove, oven, toaster, and microwave.

Bay Front Suite

Experience the best of beach living with the spacious signature bay front suites. Located in a 2-story building with direct access to Mission Bay’s beach and boardwalk, the suite’s bedroom includes 1 king or 2 double beds, HD TV, and a full-size tub with shower. The separate living area features a pull-out sofa, a wet bar with refrigerator, a dining area, and a balcony or patio.



  • Accessible rooms & facilities
  • Bars
  • Beach
  • Beachfront location
  • Parking
  • Restaurants
  • Spa


Food & Drink

Lava Java

Ideal for a caffeine boost or quick meal, Lava Java is the grab-and-go café located in the lobby of the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Look forward to specialty coffees, teas, smoothies, sandwiches, salads, and more.

Moray’s Lounge

: Adjacent to the restaurant, this casual lounge with aquarium, rattan seats, and round glass tables, also offers outdoor service on the adjoining bayside terrace, and hosts live piano entertainment most nights.

Oceana Coastal Kitchen

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Oceana Coastal Kitchen is the delicious signature restaurant at the Catamaran with beachfront dining that offers inspiring views of Mission Bay. With chef-driven cuisine as well as a modern, ocean-inspired design, the restaurant offers a memorable beachfront dining experience and coastal California dishes.