Destination guide

The friendly city of Gaslamp Quarter awaits you

The area's entertainment and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Gaslamp Quarter. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its shopping, bars and restaurants. San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Gaslamp Quarter

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gaslamp Quarter a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Diego Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • SeaWorld (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Balboa Park Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Balboa Park Carousel (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coronado Municipal Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hotel Circle (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gaslamp Quarter

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gaslamp Quarter is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balboa Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Coronado Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Mission Beach (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gaslamp Quarter

Fly into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 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 6.8 mi (11 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gaslamp Quarter?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 828 house rentals around Gaslamp Quarter. From 622 Condos/Apartments to 104 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Gaslamp Quarter is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gaslamp Quarter?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gaslamp Quarter:

  • La Jolla: 776 vacation rentals
  • Mission Beach: 1,384 vacation rentals
  • Mission Bay: 1,683 vacation rentals
  • Pacific Beach: 1,085 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Beach: 449 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Gaslamp Quarter?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Gaslamp Quarter. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pacific Beach Park: 5,845 home rentals
  • Del Mar Beach: 1,064 home rentals
  • San Diego Zoo: 4,667 home rentals
  • San Diego County Fair: 6,799 home rentals
  • Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego: 5,937 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gaslamp Quarter listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Gaslamp Quarter?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 622 Condos/Apartments in Gaslamp Quarter. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gaslamp Quarter include:

  • Houses: 104 lodging choices
  • Studios: 440 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 6 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gaslamp Quarter?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 234 vacation homes with pool available in Gaslamp Quarter.

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