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November 03

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From checking out memorable free activities to exploring a local art museum, there’s no shortage of adventures in San Diego. The best way to enjoy as many of them as possible is by booking your stay at a centrally located hotel. InterContinental San Diego is found along the bayfront and is minutes from some of the top attractions. For anyone on an adults-only getaway, a fun addition to any itinerary is a self-guided San Diego distillery tour.

5 of the Best Local California Distilleries

Whether you prefer gin, vodka, or something else, the distilleries near our San Diego hotel have it all. Try spirits straight from the source by checking out these world-class spots.

  • You & Yours Distilling Co. is found in East Village. The full-production tasting room, distillery, and event space is home to an incredible cocktail program that highlights all their spirits.  
  • Ever since they produced their first product in 2014, Old Harbor Distilling Co. has been turning out incredible spirits and never looked back. Their inventory includes gin, rum, and liqueurs.
  • Get a look behind the scenes of Storyhouse Spirits on a guided tour. This East Village spot creates small-batch spirits perfect for enjoying with friends. Be sure to check out their cocktail recipes for drinks to make with their products.
  • While the San Diego Distillery tasting room is in Spring Valley, the quick 25-minute drive is worth it to try their phenomenal spirits. With a range of whiskeys as well as experimental creations, the California business is an excellent option for whiskey lovers. 
  • Liberty Call Distilling Co, established in 2013, was the brainchild of a group of friends looking to do something different. The distillery is known for its wide variety of spirits, from gin to whiskey.

Book a Bayfront San Diego Escape

It doesn’t matter what’s on your itinerary, from visiting a San Diego distillery to exploring the unique neighborhoods, there’s no shortage of things to do near InterContinental San Diego. There’s a reason our bayfront hotel is one of the top options for any group looking to plan a vacation to this California town.

Our collection of hotel suites and guest rooms is perfect for everyone, from couples on a romantic escape to families looking to create lifelong memories. No matter which accommodation style you choose, you’ll have floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase some of the best views in town. For more information on our waterfront hotel or special offers, call 619-501-9400.

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