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SDSU: The Ideal Conference Location in Sunny San Diego

SDSU: The Ideal Conference Location in Sunny San Diego

With beautiful weather year round and some of the best attractions on the West Coast, San Diego is the perfect place to host a conference, meeting, event, or wedding. However, as one of the most expensive cities in the United States, planning a conference in San Diego can become unaffordable at times.

But price doesn’t have to be an issue if you pick the right venue. To book the most ideal and affordable conference location in sunny San Diego, check out the accommodations at San Diego State University.

A 25-minute drive from San Diego International Airport, which offers daily flights across the U.S. and abroad, San Diego State University has a ton to offer, including comfortable conference rooms, award-winning catering and state-of-the-art facilities.

With competitive room rates, low meal costs and reasonable facility rental costs, San Diego State University is an excellent spot for your sports or academic camp, religious or association conference, family reunion, bar mitzvah, wedding or any other event.

SDSU is conveniently located in the heart of “America’s Finest City.” With some of Southern California’s most popular attractions and beautiful beaches just minutes away, SDSU is the perfect setting for your next conference or event.

SDSU’s conference services include:
  • Overnight accommodations for groups ranging from 10 to over 4,000
  • A 490-seat Theatre – Don Powell Theatre
  • A 4,600-seat Outdoor Amphitheatre – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
  • A 12,000-seat Multi-use Arena – Viejas Arena
  • A 1,700-seat Gymnasium – Peterson Gym
  • Over 190 classrooms/meeting spaces accommodating 10 to 1,100 participants
  • 8 Tennis Courts – including 6 lighted courts
  • 5 Athletic Fields and 2 Green Spaces– including 3 Turf Fields, 2 Grass Fields
  • Parking for 10,000 Vehicles
  • Easy Access to the Interstate
Travel around San Diego using public transportation options that include bus, metro, train, and Uber. Los Angeles (100 miles) and Orange County (70 miles) are also nearby if you feel like exploring more of California.

SDSU offers on-campus accommodations for residential conferences from late-May through mid-August. There is also meeting space, catering, and hotels nearby and available year round. Meeting rooms and guest rooms at SDSU have high-speed internet connections. Teleconferencing, videoconferencing, and a computer lab are also available with professional technical support on hand.

For more information on accommodations, meals, or facility use, or to book your next conference or event at SDSU, please call 619-594-2143, or get a quote online. 
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