Where to stay around Oceanside?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,826 holiday lettings near Oceanside. From 707 houses to 640 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oceanside is on HomeAway.

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

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 Oceanside:

  • East Side Capistrano: 464 holiday homes
  • Townsite: 770 holiday homes
  • Mira Costa: 16 holiday homes
  • Fire Mountain: 180 holiday homes
  • South Oceanside: 312 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 Oceanside?

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

  • Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base: 2,299 holiday lettings
  • Oceanside Transit Center: 2,347 holiday lettings
  • The Paintball Park: 1,935 holiday lettings
  • California Surf Museum: 2,327 holiday lettings
  • Mount Ecclesia: 2,326 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oceanside 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 Oceanside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 707 houses in Oceanside. Our other popular types of Oceanside holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 640 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 55 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oceanside?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 727 holiday homes with pool available in Oceanside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering Oceanside apartment, San Diego, California your home away from home

    The delightful community of Oceanside is California’s hidden secret. It has 3 1/2 miles of beach along the Pacific coast, hosts surfing competitions and is a wonderful area for visitors as there is so much to see and do. Oceanside has a municipal pier which is the longest wooden pier on the west coast; a harbour and marina for pleasure boats. It makes a great base for a wonderful vacation in the California sunshine.

    Things to do in Oceanside, California

    The safe shores of Oceanside, California offer a host of watersports including jet skiing, scuba diving, surfing, water skiing, sailing, wind surfing and more. There are many places offering boat rentals around the marina, and whale watching excursions can also be booked at certain times of the year.

    California wines are growing in popularity, and so are the San Diego wine tours! You can visit Temecula Winery in a limo as part of a wine tour package, or make your own way there. Tour the vineyards and learn the processes in making wine, then enjoy sampling some of the wines with the opportunity to buy.

    Places to visit near Oceanside, California

    California Surf Museum - This interesting collection of surfing equipment is close to your Oceanside vacation rental and showcases historic longboards and even a motorized jetboard!

    Sea World - One of the best known attractions in San Diego is Sea World, which is 34 miles (46km) from your Oceanside vacation rental. It offers a full day of water related activities, with excellent shows of dolphins and killer whales showing their talents. There are many rides and the day ends with a firework display.

    Disneyland - The wonderful world of Disneyland in Anaheim is just 58 miles (134km) north of your Oceanside self catering apartment. Explore the eight lands within the park including ‘It’s a Small World’. Main Street is the place to see the famous Disney parades while Mickey’s Toontown continues to delight visitors of all ages.

    San Diego Zoo - One of the most famous zoos and animal parks in the world is right here at San Diego. As well as the host of animals from all over the world, enjoy the beautiful gardens or take a VIP tour behind the scenes.

    Weather in Oceanside, San Diego, California

    San Diego, California enjoy beautiful weather all year round. Even in winter the daily highs are above 19C (66F) and summers see beautiful temperatures up to 29C (84F). San Diego receives light rainfall in the winter months.

    Flights to Oceanside, San Diego, California

    Oceanside is just 35 miles (56km) from San Diego International airport which receives flights daily from all over the USA and other international destinations.

    Sightseeing in and around Oceanside

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and camping. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Oceanside a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Legoland California (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
    • The Crossings at Carlsbad (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Sealife Aquarium (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Fallbrook Winery (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Ferrara Winery (17 mi / 27.3 km)

    Seasonal weather in Oceanside

    Travellers enjoy Oceanside for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Oceanside

    Oceanside is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oceanside is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Carlsbad State Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Carlsbad Lagoon (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Flower Fields of Carlsbad (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • San Diego Botanic Garden (13.7 mi / 22 km)
    • Moonlight State Beach (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)