52Reservations: Dublin 01 6733800 or Belfast 028 9051 1800With an idyllic year roundtemperature of 70 degrees, pristinebeaches, Rolling Green hills, ruggedrocks and forests, this relaxedCalifornian City makes the perfectholiday destination for all ages. Besure to visit La Jolla's ProspectStreet, overlooking the pacificOcean, also known as the RodeoDrive of San Diego or, enjoy the trueblend of food fun and culture in theGas Lamp Quarter, one of SanDiego's most historic area's. Whether it be watching the surferstake on the colossal waves in LaJolla or learning of the cities Spanishroots, San Diego definitely hassomething for everyone to enjoy. SeaWorld San Diego withTransportExperience a day of family-fun at SeaWorld San Diego,one of the world's premier marine adventure parks.Pickup from San Diego hotels is included, so no need toworry about parking or public transport.Every encounter is a new adventure when you come faceto face with the friendly dolphins, magnificent whitebeluga whales, playful penguins of SeaWorld San Diego.Cut loose and reconnect with your kids, and the kid inyou, in Shamu's Happy Harbor. Plunge into fun andfantasy on Journey To Atlantis where the first splash isjust the beginning. What begins as a peaceful water rideerupts into an adventure as the spirits of Atlantis fight tokeep you.Experience Believe, a visually stunning Shamushow, feel it come to life in the most sensational showthat will transport your heart to the edge of wonder. Forthe very brave we also have Shark Encounter -This280,000-gallon attraction features a 57-foot, walk-through acrylic tube running the length of the sharks'habitat. With 200 acres of world-class shows, thrillingrides and unforgettable animal encounters, there'ssomething here for everyone.Duration: 8 hoursIncludes:SeaWorld admission and entry to shows Hotel pickup and drop off Fuel surcharge Prices per adult from £54/?62 per child from £47/?54 Legoland with TransportA family favorite for visitors to San Diego, LegolandCalifornia lets everyone be a hero. Become an ace driver atthe Volvo Driving School. Speed across the waves at WaveRacer, or become an intrepid fossil hunter at Dig thoseDinos. Pickup from your hotel in San Diego is included.Legoland California provides non-stop entertainment,ranging from The Big Test to a unique 4-D Racing movieexperience. Set sail on the high seas in a pirate galleon orYoung knight's can test their bravery on a spine-tinglingadventure, Knights' Tournament, where cutting edge robotictechnology meets medieval Lego fun. The Land of Adventuretakes you inside the Lost Kingdom to uncover a forgottenempire, hunt for treasure and blast targets with lasers.Duration: 7 hoursIncludes:Admission ticket Hotel pickup and drop off Fuel SurchargePrice per adult from £57/?64 chil £51/?57San DiegoSan Diego Zoo with TransportSpan the globe in one afternoon at the world-famous SanDiego Zoo. Popular with adults and children alike, a visit toSan Diego Zoo is an ideal family-friendly activity duringyour time in California. Pickup from San Diego hotels isincluded, so you have nothing to worry about except howto see it all in just one day!With literally thousands of wild animals including many onthe endangered species list, it's no wonder that San DiegoZoo is world-famous. Meet Zhen Zhen, the newest addition tothe panda family, and the fourth baby panda born at the SanDiego Zoo. Swing by the Zoo's newest attraction, MonkeyTrails to journey into the depths of a tropical rainforest. Inaddition to a variety of monkeys, you will also see the rarepygmy hippo, venomous snakes and clouded leopards.Duration: 7 hoursIncludes:General admission to San Diego Zoo Hotel pickup and drop off San Diego Zoo narrated bus tour All shows Fuel surchargePrices per adult £35/?40 per child £29/?33All prices are correct at the time of going to print and can besubject to change without notice.
Book online at www.americanholidays.com53San DiegoHandlery Hotel & Resort950 Hotel Circle NorthOne of the top hotels in San Diego, the Handlery Hotel & Resort is the perfect choice forvacationing families, international travellers, groups, and business guests. As a family-owned hotel, we create great experiences for our guests by offering personal service, a laid-back social atmosphere, and a family-oriented environment. Ideally located near majorattractions in San Diego, the Handlery Hotel & Resort was completely renovated inside andout during 2010, setting a new standard for affordable luxury.Facilities:Courtesy transportation to Seaworld, San Diego Zoo and the Old Town . Lounge. Restaurants serving Breakfast Lunch and Dinner . Reef Lounge Pool side Bar and Grill . Outdoor Swimming pool . Fitness Centre. Accommodation:Each guestroom has one king or two double beds, 37" flat screen TVwith 40 Cable channels, Phone line withvoicemail, Wireless Internet access (nominalfee), AM/FM clock radio with alarm, mini-refrigerators, private bathroom, coffee/teabrewers, hair dryers and iron &ironingboard.Prices from £89/99 per room per nightCatamaran Resort Hotel and Spa3999 Mission BoulevardWelcome to our San Diego hotel that awakens the senses, relaxes the body and soothes thesoul. Explore hidden gardens of over 1,000 types of eclectic plants and flowers, exotic birds,100 varieties of palm trees, and 30 types of hibiscus. Surround yourself with strikingsunsets, the splendor of secluded sandy beaches, and the sights and sounds of nature allin one place. The Catamaran's 313 rooms are spacious and tastefully appointed with theirown balcony or patio. Mission Bay, the world's largest aquatic park, is at your doorstep andthe enticing waves of the Pacific Ocean are just 100 yards away. Enjoy marvelous views ofthe California coastline or stunning city skyline from every part of our beach resort. TheCatamaran is the perfect place to enjoy San Diego in all its fascinating colour and detail. Facilities: Restaurant and lounge . Sternwheeler Boat bar serving light fare (seasonal) . Fitness centre . Spa . Watersports Centre . Entertainment . Outdoor pool . SeasonalKids Activities . Exotic Bird SanctuaryAccommodation: Rooms feature either 1 King or 2 Full Size beds with Complimentaryhigh-speed wireless Internet access, plasma TV's, laptop safety, iHomeT for iPod®, MiniFridge, Patio or balcony, Iron and IroningBoard, Coffee pot, Laptop Safe, 24-hourRoom Service Available(Studios with kitchenettes are also available& can accommodate up to 6 persons.)Prices from £100/112 per room per nightHyatt Regency Mission Bay1414 Quivira Road Experience the beautiful Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina - San Diego near SeaWorld San Diego. Experience the epitome of California coastal chic at our San Diego resorthotel, with incredible ocean views, waterfront dining, a contemporary poolside lounge, aneco-friendly spa, and redesigned guest rooms and meeting rooms. The only hotel in SanDiego with multiple water slides, you'll delight in a water playground with three new pools,waterfront health club, and a full-service marina with jet skis, sailboats, kayaks, sportsfishing and whale excursions - everything you could wish for in a San Diego California resort. Coupled with our premier location close to famous sights and attractions such as Sea World,our luxurious San Diego California resort and hotel has become the unparalleled choice fordiscerning travellers.Facilities: Spa . Fitness Centre . SWIM-cocktails and light fare and 360 degree 800gallon aquarium . red Marlin restaurant . Coffee bar . Three swimming pools withwaterslides and aquatic activities . full service marina with daily sport-fishing . seasonalwhale watching excursions . Sailboat . jet-ski and kayak rentalsAccommodation:Balcony, Hairdryer,Coffee Maker, Iron and ironing Board, FlatScreen Satellite TV, In Room Safe, HighSpeed Internet Payable Locally Prices from £128/143 per room per nightBahia Resort Hotel998 West Mission Bay DriveSecluded on a 14-acre peninsula, the Bahia Resort Hotel surrounds you with sun-drenchedluxury in a year-round Mediterranean climate. Because our scenic location is in the heartof San Diego's famous Mission Bay, spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean can be enjoyed.Discover our lush tropical gardens, winding walkways, gentle ocean breezes and warm,sandy beaches. You'll be close to all the major attractions, adventure, recreation, cultureand excitement of bustling downtown San Diego. Located less than five minutes from SeaWorld the Bahia is convenient to all of San Diego's major attractions including the San DiegoZoo and Balboa Park.Facilities: Junior Olympic size outdoor heated pool and whirlpool . Fitness Center . KidsCorner . Pool Bar & Grill (seasonal) . Water sports rental and lessons . Bahia CaféRestaurant . Tangiers cocktail lounge . Two complimentary lighted tennis courts . Complimentary Video arcade . Bahia Belle Bay Cruise FREE to American Holidays guestsof the hotel, with live music and bar (seasonal)Accommodation: Each guest room has one king or two double beds, private bathroom,refrigerator, in room coffee & tea, iron & ironing board, television offering pay per viewmovies, telephone with data port,complimentary wireless internet access inall guest rooms. (Studios with kitchenettes are also available& can accommodate up to 6 persons.)Prices from £83/93 per room per night