Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Valley Center

Enjoy the live music and other features of Valley Center. Well known for its casino gaming, cafes and spas, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Valley Center

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Valley Center has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland California (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Ferrara Winery (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Cordiano Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Orfila Vineyard and Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Fallbrook Winery (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valley Center

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valley Center is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palomar Mountain State Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Black Mountain Open Space Park (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Carlsbad Lagoon (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Flower Fields of Carlsbad (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Warner Springs Community Park (21.2 mi / 34 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Valley Center

Fly into Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), the closest airport, located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), which is 23.6 mi (38 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Valley Center?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,717 holiday lettings around Valley Center. From 576 Houses to 763 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 Valley Center?

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 Valley Center:

  • La Jolla: 783 holiday homes
  • Carlsbad Village: 331 holiday homes
  • Del Mar Heights: 1,631 holiday homes
  • Mira Mesa: 21 holiday homes
  • Fire Mountain: 91 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 Valley Center?

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

  • Valley View Casino: 506 holiday lettings
  • Moonlight State Beach: 4,712 holiday lettings
  • Outdoor Resorts of America Golf Course: 344 holiday lettings
  • Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base: 2,590 holiday lettings
  • Lake Cuyamaca: 81 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Valley Center 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 Valley Center?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 576 Houses in Valley Center. Our other popular types of Valley Center holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 763 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 63 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 Valley Center?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 732 holiday homes with pool available in Valley Center. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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