Destination guide

The lively city of San Diego awaits you

Come and experience San Diego and its live music, history and culture. This city's restaurants, local tours and shopping draw many visitors. Puerta del Reloj and San Felipe de Barajas Castle 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of San Diego

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, San Diego is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centenary Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Parque de La Marina (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Marbella Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Cerro de La Popa (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Bocagrande Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Castillo Grande Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around San Diego

Fly into Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around San Diego?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 323 holiday lettings around San Diego. From 105 Houses to 164 Flats, 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 San Diego?

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 San Diego:

  • Getsemani: 328 holiday homes
  • El Laguito: 337 holiday homes
  • Marbella: 160 holiday homes
  • Castillogrande: 423 holiday homes
  • Zona Norte: 165 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 San Diego?

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

  • Isla Grande Beach: 291 holiday lettings
  • Rosario Islands Oceanarium: 38 holiday lettings
  • House of Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 1,093 holiday lettings
  • Marbella Beach: 1,091 holiday lettings
  • Clinica Cartagena del Mar: 1,096 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Diego 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 San Diego?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 105 Houses in San Diego. Our other popular types of San Diego holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 164 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Diego?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 152 holiday homes with pool available in San Diego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.