Destination guide

The friendly city of Poway awaits you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Poway. This welcoming city is known for its horse riding, camping and shopping. La Jolla Cove and San Diego Zoo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Poway

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Poway a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Diego Zoo (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • SeaWorld (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Maderas Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Bernardo Winery (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Mt. Woodson Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Poway

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Poway is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Jolla Cove (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Balboa Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Mission Beach (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Black Mountain Open Space Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Mission Trails Regional Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Poway

The nearest airport is in San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 14 mi (22.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Poway?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,782 holiday lettings around Poway. From 2,980 flats & apartments to 283 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Poway:

  • Mission Beach: 1,348 holiday homes
  • La Jolla: 751 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 851 holiday homes
  • Pacific Beach: 1,114 holiday homes
  • North Park: 625 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 Poway? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Poway. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Maderas Golf Club: 1,775 holiday lettings
  • Old Poway Park: 5,225 holiday lettings
  • Rancho Bernardo Historical Museum: 2,211 holiday lettings
  • House of Pacific Relations International Cottages: 5,461 holiday lettings
  • San Diego Convention Center: 1,804 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Poway listed on 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 Flats in Poway?

Yes, of course. offers 2,980 Flats in Poway. Our other popular types of Poway holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 283 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 2,489 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 85 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 Poway?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,974 holiday homes with pool available in Poway. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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