Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Leucadia

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Leucadia. This city's restaurants, shopping and surfing attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. Legoland California and La Jolla Cove are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Leucadia

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Leucadia a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland California (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sealife Aquarium (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • The Crossings at Carlsbad (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Del Mar Fairgrounds (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • San Diego Polo Fields (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Torrey Pines Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Leucadia

Travellers enjoy Leucadia for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Leucadia

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Leucadia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Jolla Cove (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Moonlight State Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • San Diego Botanic Garden (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Swamis Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Encinitas Community Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Leucadia

The nearest airport is in Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Leucadia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 385 holiday lettings near Leucadia. From 231 Houses to 61 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leucadia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Leucadia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Leucadia:

  • La Jolla Shores: 534 holiday homes
  • Carlsbad Village: 305 holiday homes
  • La Costa: 77 holiday homes
  • Andalucia: 20 holiday homes
  • Crown Point: 1,219 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Leucadia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Leucadia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Moonlight State Beach: 4,379 holiday lettings
  • Legoland California: 1,606 holiday lettings
  • Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base: 2,397 holiday lettings
  • San Diego Botanic Garden: 4,262 holiday lettings
  • Swamis Beach: 4,768 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Leucadia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 231 Houses in Leucadia. Our other popular types of Leucadia holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leucadia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 74 holiday homes with pool available in Leucadia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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