Discover a selection of 178 vacation rentals in Hillcrest, San Diego 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 swimming pools and gardens and backyards. Prices start at $105 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Hillcrest. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Hillcrest

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Hillcrest?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Hillcrest:

  • Around 2 miles from the center of Hillcrest, it's hard to beat "Balboa Park Super Luxe Tropical Hideaway Minutes To The Zoo". It has 2 bedrooms and handy features including beach sun loungers and games.
  • Another excellent choice is "Kennebeck Ct, 30 Seconds To Sand", which is around 6 miles from Hillcrest. With 3 bedrooms, an oven and free WiFi, it has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Hillcrest vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Hillcrest?

Punching far above its weight when it comes to charm and innovation, a tiny house vacation rental in Hillcrest offers a front-row seat to big adventure. Shut off all your tech and turn your focus to outdoor fun at one of these pint-sized escapes:

  • Get away from it all and get back to basics at "Travelers Tiny Home Oasis With Private Hot Tub". This getaway in San Diego packs plenty of conveniences into its compact space, such as cookware, dishware and utensils and towels.
  • "Tiny House In The Clouds, Perfect For Couples" in Grant Hill is another popular option. Nearby whale-watching activities and a nearby bay will make your time here even more comfortable.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Hillcrest?

Nothing's better than squeezing in a quick break to perk you up. Pack your carry-on bag and catch your breath at one of these appealing weekend getaways in and around Hillcrest:

  • Escape the daily grind at "Fort 1 Craftsman On The Woods - Quiet", which is around 1 mile to the west of central Hillcrest. There's lots of adventure and nature to discover around here. Try golf and rock climbing or just enjoy the sights of Alcazar Garden and San Diego Zoo.
  • "Right On The Beach Exquisitely Remodeled 3br" will also make you feel comfortable. Around 6 miles west of Hillcrest, use it as a base to do a little water skiing or surfing and boogie boarding. Oceanside Strand Beach and Lake Miramar also have to be on your itinerary while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Hillcrest?

Generally small, less expensive and conveniently located, it's easy to fall for the appeal of a studio apartment. Make yourself comfortable in one of these vacation rentals and experience the culture of Hillcrest up close:

  • Make "Treetop Luxury Suite At Tropical Resort" your temporary home. This appealing property comes with amenities including coffee and tea making facilities and an oven.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "50' From Ocean - Amazing View - Private Cottage", which comes with conveniences including a hair dryer and an oven.

With the cash you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to discover more of Hillcrest. Cultural sights like San Diego Black Ensemble Theater and Red Spade Theater will help you understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Hillcrest?

Locating a short-term rental in or near Hillcrest won't be a problem if you only have a few nights free. Whether you'd like a small apartment just for you or a property for all your relatives, you'll find the right place on Vrbo. Here are a handful of our top picks:

  • Conveniently located near popular attractions like San Diego Zoo, "100 Five Star Reviews For A Reason. 1700sf 3br" will make the perfect home away from home during your short stay in Hillcrest.
  • Also close to the center, "Bright 1735 Sf, 2 Suits. Centrally Located From The Bay To The Sea In Min’s" is another terrific option. Looking for sightseeing inspiration while you're here? San Diego Convention Center is a good start.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Hillcrest?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend trip. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your partner, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Hillcrest that will set your heart aflutter:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of nights of passion at "Balboa Park Super Luxe Tropical Hideaway Minutes To The Zoo". Located roughly 2 miles from Hillcrest, this property comes with lots of nice touches, including a fireplace and housekeeping services.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few glorious days together is "Kennebeck Ct, 30 Seconds To Sand". Located around 6 miles from Hillcrest, beauty services and a nearby bay add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Hillcrest?

If you're seeking somewhere to reconnect with loved ones this vacation, why not go all out? These mansions for rent in or around Hillcrest will easily fit your entire gang while doing it in serious style:

  • Around 1 mile to the southwest of Hillcrest is "New Stunning Mansion Amazing Location". As well as its striking design, you'll be impressed by its high-end amenities, such as golf and beauty services.
  • With beauty services, golf and a wealth of other top-notch amenities, "San Diego's Tuscan Villa Mansion On The Beach" will get your team's tick of approval. This sleek retreat is roughly 6 miles to the northwest of Hillcrest.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Hillcrest?

Vacation with others and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an adventurous escape with your besties or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Hillcrest:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "A Rare Find In Northpark". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this property which has 5 bedrooms, a kitchen and a water park. You'll find it around 2 miles to the east of Hillcrest.
  • Invite up to 12 of your friends to "Storybook House 2 Blocks From Ocean Or Mission Bay" and fill the place with love and laughter. This popular option has 5 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the northwest of central Hillcrest. It's crammed with features to keep your large group happy and comfortable, such as a garden and an ocean view.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Hillcrest?

Having access to a swimming space is always a nice perk when you're vacationing, especially if you have kids in tow. Have fun splashing the days away at one of these houses with a pool in or near Hillcrest:

  • Pack your swimsuit and goggles and enjoy a fun stay at "Prime View Location, 1 - House Back From Boardwalk Traffic". Other amenities here include a fridge and a toaster.
  • Alternatively, make a reservation at "Storybook House 2 Blocks From Ocean Or Mission Bay" and spend your break poolside. A kitchen island and a fenced yard are other things your gang will like about this property.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Hillcrest?

It's always more fun to share the great times with the folks closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family reunion or spending time with friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that suits you. These are two of our best in and around Hillcrest:

  • Get your group under the same roof at "Kennebeck Ct, 30 Seconds To Sand", which has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 10 guests. This retreat is located 6 miles to the west of Hillcrest and features amenities such as a porch and childrens activities.
  • Another great choice is "Right On The Beach Exquisitely Remodeled 3br". This vacation rental is 6 miles west of Hillcrest and features a nearby laundromat, a kitchen and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions in the area, there's no shortage of choice. San Diego Zoo, Hotel Circle and Belmont Park offer fun for both adults and kids.