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Lush Shelter Island retreat on San Diego Bay
With a stay at Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina in San Diego (Beach Cities), you'll be close to Point Loma Nazarene University and Ocean Beach Park.
This family-friendly hotel is within close proximity of Rock Church and NTC Promenade.
Make yourself at home in one of the 227 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities including outdoor tennis courts and a fitness center. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.
Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee.
Featured amenities include limo/town car service, a computer station, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary at scheduled times, and a cruise ship terminal shuttle is also provided at no charge.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
At your hotel
Located on beautiful Shelter Island in San Diego Bay, the Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina is situated on nearly 6 acres of lush, tropical landscaping and overlooks the hotel's private marina, La Playa Cove, Pt. Loma, and San Diego's largest yacht basin. On-site amenities include 2 heated waterfront pools and spa tubs, 2 tennis courts, a waterfront restaurant and bar, and more than 10,000 square feet of meeting space with water views. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the property.
Amenities include concierge services, luggage storage, tours/ticket assistance, computer station, complimentary transfers to/from the airport, the train station and the cruise terminal (advanced notice required).
Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina is a smoke-free property (fines apply for violations).
- Marina on site
- Spa tub
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Room service (limited hours)
- Multilingual staff
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of floors - 3
- Laundry facilities
- Picnic area
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Concierge services
- Airport transportation (complimentary)
- Express check-out
- Cruise terminal shuttle (complimentary)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Computer station
- One meeting room
- Tennis on site
- Total number of rooms - 227
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Luggage storage
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Outdoor tennis courts 2
- Train station pickup (complimentary)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 12
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Pay movies
- Coffee/tea maker
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Free local calls
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Cable TV service
- In-room massage available
- In-room safe
- Free Wi-Fi
Eat and drink
Blue Wave Bar & Grill - This contemporary waterfront restaurant specializes in seafood and coastal cuisine. Terrace dining. Cocktail lounge. Open for breakfast (6:30 AM to 11:00 AM), lunch, and dinner. Children's menu available.
The Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina offers a private, 180-boat marina, boat cruises and tours; two outdoor pools and spa tubs with marina views, 2 tennis courts; and a complimentary fitness center. The hotel offers bicycles to explore the immediate area. Massage services are available on site.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Complimentary bicycles on site
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Bicycle rentals on site
- Tennis on site
- Boat tours on site
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
The fine print for Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Self parking fee: USD 10 per night (in/out privileges)
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport, and train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.