Find Holiday Homes & Rentals in San Diego

Highlights in San Diego

  • Beautiful modern city
  • Fantastic hiking
  • World-class theme parks
  • Best zoo in world

Best Holiday Homes & Rentals in San Diego

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San Diego, San Diego County
Holiday Rental • 55 m² • 1 Bedroom
(10 reviews)
You can't beat this location in the heart of Little Italy. Amazing restaurants, cafes & quaint shops line the streets. Located on the top-floor, this corner unit is very quiet. The walls are well-insulated, and I have never heard any noise from the neighbor. The Convention Center, San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Petco Park, and Qualcomm Stadium are all just a short distance away! Beaches, shopping and the famous Gaslamp District are a trolley ride away. Easy freeway access.30-day minimum stay. Porta D’Italia.Located a few blocks from the bay and only 10 minutes from the airport. If you are he...
from €91 / night
Mission Bay (sd), San Diego
Holiday Rental • 60 m² • 2 Bedrooms
(11 reviews)
Remodelled charm of a 1930's cottage offering peaceful court living. Ideal for a family getaway or romantic vacation.The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances and stone counter tops. Comfortable queen size bed main bedroom , two bunk beds located in the second bedroom. Hardwood floors throughout cottage. Spacious seating for family and friends. French doors open to an open deck that offers a view of the bay. Large flat screen TV available in living room and smaller one in bunk room. Wi-fi available. Pac n play and high chair availableThere is parking space for one car b...
from €216 / night
San Diego, San Diego County
Holiday Rental • 74 m² • 1 Bedroom
(154 reviews)
Come relax in one of our San Diego East Village apartments professionally managed by Kasa. Only an eight minute walk from Petco Park, these apartments are well-connected to the San Diego East Village Downtown scene you're seeking. Located in one of the fastest-growing areas of the city, the property in which you’ll be staying is close to the San Diego Central Library, Balboa Park, and the famous Gaslamp District.The Space:Each of our apartments have their own unique layout and decor. Pictures above are a sampling of Kasa’s one-bedroom units at this property, but they may not show the exact ...
from €181 / night

Prices and availability

Current Holiday letting prices San Diego

€380for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
€467 annual average
Average price per week

Current holiday letting availability San Diego

15%for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
43% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Holiday homes and rentals in San Diego

Exciting holidays in San Diego

San Diego, the eighth largest city in the country, is often referred to as ‘America’s Finest City’, and for good reason! Known for its lovely climate, pristine beaches, friendly people and plethora of entertainment options, San Diego is a popular travel destination for visitors across the globe. Choose from hundreds of holiday homes near the huge and spectacular Balboa Park, right downtown near the harbour, across the bridge on the quirky North Island, or a little further out of town near one of the many lovely beaches such as Windansea.

Phenomenal holiday homes await you

The holiday homes in San Diego are a real treat. Modern, and equipped to the highest standards, you can find dream properties all over the city, many just steps away from the beach, with spacious ocean view decks overlooking the shore. For couples there are ample luxuriously fitted out studio and one-bedroom homes right in the downtown.

Holidays in San Diego

The area and getting around

Arrive at America’s favourite city

San Diego is a city of 1.5 million on the Pacific coast of southern California known for its beaches, parks and warm climate. It is considered by many as America’s most beautiful city and considering its plethora of theme parks and other attractions, is undoubtedly one of its most fun to visit. You can fly to San Diego airport from all over the US and many countries internationally, and the city is particularly popular among weekenders from LA and San Francisco.

Explore San Diego’s diverse neighbourhoods

San Diego boasts so many unique neighbourhoods to choose from. Check out La Jolla for the classic Southern Californian beach experience. Head to North Park, a colourful urban neighbourhood which is full of museums, restaurants, and nightlife. Go back in time at Ocean Beach, a beach area perfectly preserved in the 1960s. Or go to the Old Town for fine Mexican food at good prices and early 1800s Spanish architecture.

Travellers and activities

San Diego for families

San Diego is rated one of the top family destinations in America. Choose from a variety of theme parks, nature parks or water parks, kid-friendly museums or hiking trails, families will have a great time in San Diego. It boasts a multitude of world-class attractions such as San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, SeaWorld San Diego and the one and only LEGOLAND California. And don’t miss the New Children’s Museum, a museum cum playground, where the kids can climb and play on the exhibits and installations.

San Diego for hikers

With its mild, sunny climate and myriad landscapes and natural features, San Diego County offers a diverse array of hiking trails you can enjoy all year round. The sheer variety of destinations within 30 minutes’ drive of San Diego is confounding. Magnificent ocean cliffs covered with Torrey pines, rolling mountain ranges, and the awesome Anza-Borrego desert. For a spectacular hike that is both close to the city and completely isolated, check out Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, an oasis with an ecosystem unlike any other in San Diego County. The trails take you past a bubbling creek feeding a dense grove of gorgeous riparian plants and trees.

San Diego imports 168 million gallons of water a day. In bottles, that would circle the earth more than one and a quarter times!

Top 5 travel tips in San Diego

1. Visit the best zoo in the world

San Diego Zoo is huge! And incredibly beautiful; the gardens are so well kept, immersing you in a lush, tropical paradise, which brings a new surprise around every bend in the path. No wonder San Diego Zoo is considered by many as the best zoo in the world!

2. Have a wild day at Belmont Park

Belmont Park positively embraces the kitsch, the indulgent, and the cheese, administering old fashioned fun for you and your family. Its highlight is the old-school Giant Dipper roller coaster, a 900-metre long Giant Dipper that soars above the park and offers expansive ocean views.

3. Discover the USS Midway Museum

This floating museum on a decommissioned aircraft carrier is dedicated to San Diego's important naval community. Get a taste of navy life by visiting the flight deck, which is full of planes, the sprawling hangar bay, mess hall, and sleeping berths.

4. Place your bets at Del Mar Racetrack

A real spectacle for high rollers and casual gamblers alike, the lightning-fast horse races provide an adrenaline-fuelled experience that few tourists get to experience. From Wednesday to Sunday there are about 10 races daily, with 30 minutes between races to place your bets and refill your drink!

5. Experience the cultural heart of San Diego

Replete with world-class museums, restaurants, and beautiful greenery, this lush 1,200-acre oasis in the heart of the city also boasts no less than 30 museums and cultural centres. Balboa Park has enough arts, culture, and attractions to fill days, weeks and months!

FAQs: Holiday Homes & Rentals in San Diego

What is the average price for holiday homes in San Diego?

San Diego is the most exclusive city in the USA to go on holiday, with an annual average price of €367.58 per night, according to 2020 data.

When can you get the best deals on holiday homes in San Diego?

If you would like to make the most of your money, the most affordable months to visit San Diego are January (€316.2 the average price per night for accommodation), February (€324.73), and October (€325.54).

In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday rental in San Diego?

When you look at renting a holiday home in San Diego, the highest prices are found in the month of August (with an average of €413.18 per night), followed by July (€406.16), and September (€396.06).

Is San Diego a good location for a spontaneous getaway?

In order to not have problems finding accommodation in San Diego it is necessary to think ahead, as 82% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

What time of the year can I find more available holiday rentals?

The months when it's the easiest to find free accommodation in San Diego are April (the average amount of properties that are available reached 39.5% of the total in 2020), May (34.6%), and December (25.67%).

Which months is it more difficult to find available rentals?

Holiday homes in San Diego reach their peak in demand in October, with an availability rate of 8%. The second most requested month is September, with 9.75%, and the third is July with 10.25%.

How many holiday homes does Holidu have in San Diego?

Holidu offers around 3600 holiday lettings in San Diego from 13 different partners, so you will find the perfect type of accommodation you are looking for. We've got you covered!

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