Military & Veterans Travel Discounts in California

In thanks for your service to our country, these hotels, restaurants, and attractions in California offer you exclusive Military Discounts when you verify your Military Service. Most discounts are available for Active duty, Reserve, National Guard, Military Retirees, Veterans, and Dependents.

San Francisco Bay Area


Bay Landing Hotel

$99.00, single/double, plus a 10% occupancy tax per room per night. This rate includes Deluxe continental breakfast daily, complimentary parking, complimentary shuttle to/from SFO International Airport. Welcome gift bag. 1550 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame 650-259-9000 650-259-9000

Broadway Grill

We offer a boxed lunch menu for the military. They are served when they are launching a ship or having an event on board like the Blue Angels. We can always come up with something within their budget. 650-349-9333 650-349-9333

Crowne Plaza Hotel SFO

Transient: Transient government/military travelers will receive a $20 meal voucher for their stay when their room is booked at the per diem rates. 1177 Airport Boulevard, Burlingame 650-342-9200 650-342-9200

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport

Newly renovated, $123.00 per night including parking, exclusively to Military/Armed Services. Relax by the pool, enjoy one of our five dining options including Knuckles Historical Sports Bar with 24″ flat-screen TVs and 30 beers on tap. 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame
650-347-1234 650-347-1234 Call 1-800-233-1234 1-800-233-1234 and ask for GVPARK.

Kincaid’s Fish, Chop & Steak House

We will extend a 25% discount to military personnel. Maximum discount $200. 60
Bay View Place, Burlingame 650-342-9844 650-342-9844

Half Moon Bay

Half Moon Bay Lodge

We honor the federal per diem for military travelers when they travel on business or leisure mid-week (Sun-Thur, holidays excluded). Per diem rates are based upon the availability-no foreseeable expiration date. 2400 S. Cabrillo Highway, Half Moon Bay 650-712-5304 650-712-5304 Travelers should call the hotel direct for a discounted rate.

Mullins Bar & Grill

Mullins will honor a 20% military discount with military id shown. 2 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, 650-726-6384 650-726-6384


Best Western El Rancho Inn

Call the hotel direct and ask for the Military/Armed Service Discount and you will receive a room at a discounted rate of 25% off of government per diem. 1100 El Camino Real, Millbrae 650-588-8500 650-588-8500 or 800-826-5500 800-826-5500

Clarion Hotel San Francisco Airport

Fabulous 2024 holiday sleeping room package deluxe king room, complimentary overnight parking, & complimentary American breakfast (maximum (2) two persons). $98.00 per night. All applicable taxes & breakfast server gratuity are not included. We will offer 10% discount on all food except the sleeping room and alcohol. 401 E. Millbrae Avenue, Millbrae 650-692-6363 650-692-6363

Westin San Francisco Airport

Active military personnel receive rates starting from $95. Retired military personnel receives rates starting from $115. 1 Old Bayshore Highway, Millbrae 650-692-3500 650-692-3500 1-800-WESTIN-1 1-800-WESTIN-1 ask for promo code MILITARY (Active Personnel) or MILRETIR (Retired Personnel). Subject to availability. Military ID required.


Napa Valley Wine Train

Gourmet dining, wine tasting, exclusive winery tours, and special wine events all aboard beautifully restored antique rail cars. Discount to active-duty members of the US Armed Forces for a Gourmet Lunch or Dinner of $25 off of the total price. Special package with the Wine Train and hotel accommodations at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Palo Alto

Creekside Inn

Our government package at $119.00 including breakfast. 3400 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
650-493-2411 650-493-2411

Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel

We are able to extend our government discount to military travel at a great rate of $132/night. They are also able to book our best available rate as well if it is lower, rates are subject to availability. Address: 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto 650-857-0787 650-857-0787

Dinah’s Garden Inn

20% Guest Room Discount off best available rates. 4261 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
650-493-2844 650-493-2844

San Bruno

The Shops at Tanforan’s Old Navy

To show our appreciation for military personnel and their families for their sacrifices, dedication, and service to our country, Old Navy is proud to offer a 10% discount to active and veteran military ID cardholders on the first day of every month. There is no expiration date at the time. 1150 El Camino Real, Suite 170, San Bruno 650-873-2000 650-873-2000

San Francisco


Experience exciting and unique interactive exhibits that make learning fun, regardless of your age or familiarity with science. Military personnel receives $2 off adult general admission when you show your badge. Discounts may not be combined with other offers or Tactile Dome. 415-561-0360 415-561-0360

Fior d’ Italia

America’s Oldest Italian Restaurant gives a 20% discount (on their food) to all active duty personnel and accompanying family. Military on their way to deployment eat free as our treat. We have traditionally fed service academy teams at a 50% discount. During fleet week we feed for free (it’s our honor to feed them) about 600 sailors, Marines, and staff. Our chef was a Green Beret, our owner an Army pilot and his son an Air Force KC-10 pilot. We are a sanctuary in San Francisco. 2237 Mason Street, San Francisco 415-986-1886 415-986-1886

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Fleming’s will offer $25 off their dining experience. 650-329-8457 650-329-8457

Fog Harbor Fish House

Waterfront dining and breathtaking views. Fresh fish, crab & steaks – lobster tank, clam chowder, seafood salad, pasta, sourdough french bread, full-service bar, kid’s menu, and private party room. Open lunch & dinner. We extend a 20% discount – beverages excluded. Show military I.D. Pier 39, San Francisco, 415-421-2442 415-421-2442 ,

Hard Rock Cafe San Francisco

15% discount on food, beverage and retail (excludes alcohol). No expiration 39 Pier #256 Beach & Embarcadero Street, San Francisco 415-956-2013 415-956-2013

Inn at Oyster Point

Inn at Oyster Point offers 10% Discount for government & military personnel (subject to availability; blackout dates may apply). 425 Marina Boulevard, South San Francisco 650-737-7633 650-737-7633 or 800-642-2720 800-642-2720 To qualify for the discount, must present a government-issued ID at check-in. At present, there is no expiration date on this offer.

Pier Market Seafood Restaurant

Offers mesquite grilling of fresh seafood and meats, award-winning clam chowder. “Best Seafood in San Francisco” by KRON 4’s Best of the Bay. Views of the PIER 39 Sea Lions and Golden Gate Bridge, patio seating, and kid’s menu. Open Lunch & Dinner. We extend a 20% discount – beverages excluded. Show military I.D. PIER 39, San Francisco 415-989-7437 415-989-7437

Queen Anne Hotel

Military Rates $89.00 = Queen Room, $99.00 = King Room, $119.00 = Queen + Queen Room, $135.00 = Deluxe King, $150.00 = One Bedroom Suite. Rates include all the regular amenities, breakfast, am newspaper, afternoon tea & sherry, and internet. Military guests have the top priority for room upgrades.

Trader Vics

By showing your ID you will receive a 15% discount. Not valid on alcoholic beverages or any other special promotions. 4269 El Camino Real, Palo Alto 650-849-9800 650-849-9800

Wipeout Bar & Grill

Casual California Surf-Themed Restaurant. Pizza, tacos, burritos, burgers, fish & chips, ribs, salads. Outdoor bar and patio, Big screen TV’s, Kid’s menu, Golden Gate Bridge and PIER 39 Sea Lions Views. Open breakfast, lunch & dinner. 20% discount off your meal while dining in- beverages excluded. Show military I.D. Pier 39, San Francisco 415-982-5872 415-982-5872

San Mateo

Stone Villa Inn

We would like to offer special discounts for military travel to our area. Queen deluxe non smoking – $ 60.00 + tax. King deluxe non smoking – $ 65.00 + tax. 2 dd deluxe non smoking – $ 75.00 + tax. Note-if more than two adults an additional $15 charge. 2175 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo. 650-458-6556 650-458-6556

The Swingin’ Door

All military personnel in uniform always receive their first drink free at the Famous Swingin’ Door! 106 E. 25th Avenue, San Mateo 650-522-9800 650-522-9800


Safari West

10% military discount on Safari Tours and Lodging. Please mention the discount at the time of booking. The closest you could get to Africa without a passport! This is what we do, we are about making personal connections and encouraging authentic experiences with the wildlife and nature with whom we share this planet.


Pajaro Dunes

Along the Monterey Bay is this scenic stretch of pristine beach, Pajaro Dunes is a secluded, gated community featuring a collection of beautiful beachfront homes, townhouses, and condominiums architected to blend harmoniously with the gently rolling, natural oceanside landscape. 10% discount on base rates for a vacation rental.

LA/Orange Counties


Anaheim Camelot Inn & Suites

Just a 5-7 minute walk to the main gate of Disneyland® Resort across the street. Visit the 4th floor heated pool and Jacuzzi Terrace level to experience the “magic” of Disney’s famous firework display. Spacious rooms feature microwaves and refrigerators, complimentary continental breakfast, and parking $9.00 plus tax per day. Pick up Military Vouchers at your military base and call (714) 800-828-4898.

Anaheim Harbor RV Park

The closest RV Park to Disneyland, ½ mile north of the main entrance, include full hook-up sites, 30/ 50 amp electricity, restrooms, hot showers, laundry, heated pool, arcade, market, and putting green. 10% Military discount year round. (888) 835-6495 (888) 835-6495 .

Anaheim Resort RV Park

Our RV Park gives a 10% discount to members of the active US Military with current identification. Log on to or call (714) 774-3860 (714) 774-3860 .

Mollycoddlers, LLC.

Provides interactive and experienced nannies and sitters for homes, hotels, and large events. Sitters come prepared with games, books, toys, arts & crafts, energy, and a great love of children. We currently offer a 20% discount off booking fees for Military, Fire and Police families, and a 10% discount for large events. or call 949-275-KIDS (5437).

Tropicana Inn & Suites

5 minutes to the main gate of both parks across the pedestrian walkway. Heated Junior Olympic size pool, oversized Jacuzzi, convenience store, free parking, complimentary morning refreshments, and rooms equipped with microwaves and refrigerators. The military discount ranges from $87-$97. Please call the sales office and ask for Patricia Coomb at 714-635-1535 714-635-1535 .

Buena Park

Hampton Inn and Suites Buena Park

We would love to offer a discounted rate for military personnel and their families. The rate we offer for standard rooms is at the rate of $80.00 plus tax and our family suites are at the rate of $120.00 plus tax.

Knott’s Berry Farm

Military discount of $29.99 when you show your badge. The Show Your Badge and Save program is just $22.99 for Knott’s Soak City all season long. In addition to this program we have a military tribute during the month of November and offer free admission to military personnel and a special discounted price for their friends and family.


Burbank Marriott

Offering “Welcome Home to the Troops” military rate. Log on to for more information.

Costa Mesa

Hilton Orange County

Our hotel offers Government per diem rates including complimentary breakfast for Military personnel! We are located steps from South Coast Plaza, near OC popular beaches, and minutes from Disneyland Park®, offering a full range of services and amenities. (714) 540-7000 (714) 540-7000

Huntington Beach

Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort

Military rate of $128 – $199 per night is based on availability for both active military and retired vets, with ID at check-in. With stunning California scenery, world-class dining and impeccable service, the coastal retreat offers a casual chic destination for family vacations (with kids’ activities & specials), social events, romance, or business. 714-845-8000 714-845-8000 .


Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport Hotel

Military rate of $84-$128 is based on availability for both active military and retired vets, with ID at check-in. With stunning California scenery, world-class dining and impeccable service, the coastal retreat offers a casual chic destination for family vacations (with kids’ activities & specials), social events, romance, or business. 714-833-9999 714-833-9999

Hyatt Regency Irvine

The Hyatt Regency Irvine offers a Government Rate to military personnel, which is $123 for a standard room (based on availability). Situated close to the Los Angeles and Orange County airports and positioned with fun-filled attractions around every corner, Hyatt Regency Irvine is the affordable hotel that has it all. Guests enjoy the area’s outdoor delights such as some of California’s best beaches, including Newport, Huntington and Laguna, famous South Coast Plaza Mall, Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm theme parks, and renowned Pelican Hill and Oak Creek golf courses among others. Guests can even rent bikes from the hotel and enjoy a family bike ride. And, for those looking to stay in shape, guests can either swim laps in the hotel’s lush pool or indulge in Hyatt’s signature “Stay Fit” gym, a fully equipped fitness facility with state of the art cardio and strength building equipment, available 24 hours per day. Visit for more info.

Laguna Beach

Aliso Creek Inn— (949.499.2271 949.499.2271 ) Military rate – $128.00

Best Western Laguna Brisas Spa Hotel— (949.497.7272 949.497.7272 ) Military rate offered on weekdays only; may honor on weekends if availability.

Holiday Inn— (949.494.1001 949.494.1001 ) Military rate offered on weekdays, availability dependent

Inn at Laguna Beach— (949.497.7272 949.497.7272 ) Military rate available Sun-Thurs., street view only $118. Must show government id at check in.

Laguna Cliffs Inn— (949.497.6645 949.497.6645 ) Military rate – Weekdays $109, weekends $179

Long Beach

Aquarium of the Pacific

The Aquarium has discount tickets available on all military bases at ITT offices. We also offer a discount to those that haven’t purchased their tickets on base. By showing their military ID at our ticket window, they receive a 10% discount on admission.

Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Military Appreciation Days invites all active and retired military personnel to ride the World’s Largest Rotating Tramcar, for FREE during the month of July just by showing their valid Military ID. Their guests (up to 6 persons) receive a 25% discount off regular Tram admission tickets.

Redondo Beach

Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach accepts the highly discounted military rate, as approved by the GSA, of $123, based on the availability of the rate category. Check-in with proper government ID is required. Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach <> offers a refreshing, resort-feel escape with a convenient location near Los Angeles and LAX. Crowne is across from Redondo Beach Marina, which offers total convenience to water sports and many of the best seafood restaurants in Southern California overlooking near panoramic views of the Pacific.

Santa Ana

Hampton Inn and Suites

Our ALL suite hotel offers fun in the sun in Orange County, CA. Discounted GOVT rates of $119 Mon-Thurs, $84 Fri, Sat, Sun. Rates include 2 rooms suite with microwave, fridge, 2 TV’s, double sofa beds (sleep 6) or king bed. Only 7 mi to Newport Beach, 10 mi to Disneyland!

Oak Creek Golf Club

Public service rate that is $60 Monday-Thursday and $80 Friday-Sunday. This is for all public service including military, law enforcement and fire men and women. 949-653-5300 949-653-5300

Santa Catalina

Catalina Express

Offers a frequent departure schedule, with travel to the Island aboard the most modern high-speed catamarans. Reservations: 800-481-3470 800-481-3470 Military rate – $61 (Long Beach & San Pedro terminals), $63 (Dana Point)

Hotel Villa Portofino (HVP)

A small, graceful European-like lodging situated at the end of Avalon’s crescent-shaped main street, near the Avalon Casino & Theater. Reservations: TOLL FREE 1-800-34-OCEAN 1-800-34-OCEAN (California) or (310) 510-0555 (310) 510-0555 (888) 510-0555 (Nationwide) HVP offers a 10% military discount most of the year and a 5% discount during July/August.

Santa Catalina Island Company Discovery Tours

Pavilion Lodge, Atwater Hotel, Catalina Island Golf Course, Miniature Golf Gardens, Santa Catalina Island Company offers appealing accommodations, and exciting Island tours and activities. 800-626-1496 800-626-1496 Military rate for the above-listed hotels and attractions is the same as the senior rate at approximately 10% off.


A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure

Sunrise hot air balloon rides offered daily in Temecula, Southern California’s wine country. Ride includes 60-75 minute flight, traditional champagne toast, orange juice, continental breakfast and two for one discount on wine tasting at Wilson Creek Winery. Military Discount includes 10% off. Advance reservations required. (800) 965-2122 (800) 965-2122

Yosemite Area


Blackberry Inn

The Blackberry Inn is the quintessential American country farmhouse. The inn lies on the most direct route to Yosemite National Park from the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California. Returning guests or military travelers with current identification receive a 10% discount ALL YEAR ROUND on any two night stay, including holidays. 1-888-867-5001 1-888-867-5001

Hotel Charlotte

25% Military Discount on Rooms & Vacation Rentals November 1st through April 1st each year, must mention Special Status at time of booking, weekends and holidays excluded. Rates include breakfast, high-speed internet, WiFi, Satellite TV. Call 209-962-6455 209-962-6455 email [email protected] visit for info and to book.


Gold Prospecting Adventures & Store

World-famous, 27 years in business open 364 days a year. Visit the “Jimtown” 1849 Gold Mining Camp. Keep all the gold and relics you find. Customer adventures for corporate clients, tour operators, family trips and school groups. Visit our historic mining shop. Credit cards accepted. Free brochure available. 800-596-0009 800-596-0009 . 209-984-4653 209-984-4653 .

Columbia State Historic Park, CA

Marble Quarry RV Park and Cabins is family-oriented and adjacent to Columbia State Historic Park, in California’s Mother Lode Gold Country. Armed Forces members can enjoy a 10% discount on fees at any time. RVs and/or tents. Enjoy nature and step back in time 150 years.

The 49er RV Ranch is a modern RV campground on a gold rush era ranch. The following link is to a TV documentary showing how the ranch history has been preserved. This RV campground offers Military a 15% discount.


Sonora Inns of California

10% off for military, ID required. Nestled in the heart of the historic gold country foothills, Sonora has lots to offer. Enjoy skiing, river rafting, golfing, fishing, and historic sightseeing. The Inns of California-Sonora, a 111 room hotel, has onsite bus parking and is located downtown, walking distance to antique shops and restaurants.

San Diego Area

Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Offers a per diem rate to members of the armed services, which is $139-$147 and is 25-35% off rack. We are also in the Fedrooms program. To book, guests can call the hotel directly at 619-424-4000 619-424-4000 or 800-81-LOEWS 800-81-LOEWS and ask for the military discount.

Mingei International Museum

Exhibits folk art, craft and design from all eras and cultures of the world. Its two museums – in San Diego and Escondido – feature Southern California’s largest and richest collection of mingei – art of the people. The Museum store, The Collectors’ Gallery, features handmade gifts from around the world.

Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park

Admission is $4 active duty military with ID. Compare standard adult admission at $7. Hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located at 1439 El Prado in San Diego’s Balboa Park. For information, call 619-239-0003 619-239-0003 or visit

Mingei International Museum in Escondido

Admission price is $2 for active-duty military with ID. Compare standard adult admission at $3. Hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located at 155 West Grand Avenue, Escondido. For information, call 760-735-3355 760-735-3355 or visit

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

Home to Southern California’s only IMAX® Dome Theater and 100+ hands-on science exhibits for all ages. The Fleet Science Center is an educational, entertaining experience for visitors of all ages. Our offer of 10% off for active-duty military and their families, age 18 and under, has no expiration date. (619) 238-1233 (619) 238-1233

San Diego Zoo

Active Duty receives free admission with military ID.

San Diego Zoo and Safari Park

Active Duty personnel receive comp admission with ID. Purchase tickets at any military base, ship or branch of the service. San Diego Zoo Military memberships are sold exclusively at MCAS. We are major sponsors of: Sailor of The Year (US Pacific Fleet), MWR and MCAS Tickets and Tour special programs, Wounded Warriors.

SeaWorld California

“Here’s to the Heroes” promotion provides FREE single-day admission for military members and three direct dependents through 2024. Any active duty, active reserve, ready reserve service member or National Guardsman representing any of the five service branches qualifies. Please register online or in the entrance plaza of the participating park, and show DOD photo ID.

USS Midway Museum

Free admission to all active-duty and reservist personnel (with ID). Complimentary individual museum membership to any of the 225,000 sailors who served aboard the longest-serving aircraft carrier of the 20th century. Self-guided audio tour. Optional flight simulators, videos, climb-aboard aircraft, Ejection Seat Theater, virtual tours for the physically challenged, café, and gift shop. (619) 544-9600 (619) 544-9600

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