Water, Water Everywhere on Mission Bay

Paradise Point is well-known for its private, full-service marina, located adjacent to the Barefoot Bar & Grill. Here on the shimmering waters of San Diego's Mission Bay, guests can enjoy convenient access to SeaWorld alongside various aquatic activities such as sailing, jet skiing, motor boating and kayaking can be learned and enjoyed. Basic operational instruction given at time rental, and wetsuits and life vests are provided.

Couple on Jet Skis

The Paradise Point Resort & Spa Marina offers:

Paradise Surf Academy

Guests of all ages can learn to shred the waves like a local at our San Diego surf school. Every 3-hour class starts with a quick boat ride to Paradise Surf Academy headquarters where our highly experienced staff will teach you everything you need to learn to surf in San Diego. All participants are provided with surfboards, wetsuits, leashes, use of locker rooms and showers, round-trip dock-to-dock transportation, and a year-long membership to the Surfrider Foundation, Paradise Point's official partner in protecting our oceans and beaches.

SeaWorld Water Taxi (March 14 & 15, March 20-April 12, Memorial Day-Labor Day)

Forget waiting in line or dealing with traffic.  Grab your park tickets at the Island Market, then head to the dock and hop aboard the Paradise Point's SeaWorld water taxi. Enjoy the sights of Mission Bay during the 15-minute cruise to SeaWorld, where you'll bypass the crowds and enter through a VIP back gate. Daily beach service also offered. Round-trip tickets are $10 for adults & $6 for children.  

Scenic Bay Cruise (March 14 & 15, March 20-April 12, Memorial Day-Labor Day)

Take in the remarkable sights of San Diego by taking to the water with this 60-minute boat tour of Mission Bay. Witness sea lions, pelicans, and other sea life in their natural habitat and gaze at picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean, SeaWorld, Fiesta Island, and the striking downtown San Diego skyline. Departs from Paradise Point daily. Tickets may be purchased at the Island Market and are $15 for adults & $10 for children. 


Take a leisurely sail around Mission Bay in one of our sloops, ranging from 14 to 25 feet in length. Lessons & skippers are available for the less experienced.


Choose from our fleet of 6 passenger runabouts. Renter or operator must be at least 18 years old with a valid driver's license. No previous boating experience necessary. Basic operational instruction provided at time rental.

Waterskiing & Wakeboarding

Our driver takes up to four passengers out in our Ski Nautique competition Ski Boat. All-inclusive package features Water-skis, wakeboards, kneeboards, wetsuits, life vests, gas, oil & instructions. Reservations required.

Jet Skis

Experience the high-speed thrills of our three-person sit-down type personal watercraft. Drivers must be at least 18 years and no one under 12 years of age is allowed to ride on the watercraft. Children riding on the back of the jet skis must meet a minimum height requirement of 36".


Paddle your way through a day of fun on serene Mission Bay in a single or double kayak.


Explore Mission Bay via the latest trend in watersports - stand up paddleboarding. This activity involves standing upright on a large surfboard-like paddleboard and propelling yourself using a single paddle. Great for a unique workout or just a fun day on the bay.


The nearby Dana Landing location will help you plan a fishing day for the whole family. Rental fishing rods, bait tackle are available to fish from shore or one of our fishing skiffs. A fleet of six-passenger sport fishing yachts is available for charters for ½ day to 2-day trips.


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