Discover a selection of 8,000 vacation rentals in San Diego County, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/wifi. Prices start at C$ 137 per night, and boat rentals and house rentals are popular options for a stay in San Diego County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Artsy San Diego County will entice you

Take a vacation to San Diego County and enjoy the area's museums, theater scene and art galleries. This city's beaches, zoo and seaside draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around San Diego County

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes San Diego County a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Diego Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • SeaWorld (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Legoland California (29.7 mi / 47.8 km)
  • Club Campestre Golf Course (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (27.8 mi / 44.8 km)
  • Balboa Park Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in San Diego County

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in San Diego County

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, San Diego County is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balboa Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Coronado Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Mission Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around San Diego County

The nearest airport is in San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, San Diego Santa Fe Depot, San Diego-Old Town Transit Center and San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of San Diego County by catching a ride on the metro at Civic Center Station, 5th Avenue Station or Convention Center Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around San Diego County?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 7,743 vacation rentals near San Diego County. From 8 boat rentals to 3,900 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Diego County for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in San Diego County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Diego County. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mission Beach: 1,321 vacation rentals
  • San Diego: 5,643 vacation rentals
  • Pacific Beach: 1,018 vacation rentals
  • La Jolla: 4,452 vacation rentals
  • Townsite: 751 vacation rentals

And Vrbo Canada offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in San Diego County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in San Diego County?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Diego County:

  • San Diego: 5,643 rentals
  • La Jolla: 4,452 rentals
  • El Cajon: 3,408 rentals
  • Carlsbad: 2,321 rentals
  • Oceanside: 1,833 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to San Diego County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in San Diego County are:

  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.): 5,006 vacation rentals
  • Oceanside, CA (OCN): 2,296 vacation rentals
  • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar): 3,196 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in San Diego County?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in San Diego County. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Torrey Pines Golf Course: 5,721 rentals
  • Starlight Bowl: 4,986 rentals
  • Mission Bay Park: 5,264 rentals
  • Solana Beach Station: 5,582 rentals
  • Anza Borrego Desert State Park: 89 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Diego County listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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