Where to stay around Encinitas?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,257 holiday lettings near Encinitas. From 893 Houses to 105 Condos/Apartments, 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 Encinitas is on HomeAway.

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

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 Encinitas:

  • Andalucia: 17 holiday homes
  • La Jolla Shores: 180 holiday homes
  • Lomas Santa Fe Country Club Villas: 19 holiday homes
  • Del Mar Heights: 159 holiday homes
  • Village of La Jolla: 354 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 Encinitas?

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

  • San Diego Botanic Garden: 4,153 holiday lettings
  • Swamis Beach: 4,603 holiday lettings
  • Moonlight State Beach: 4,262 holiday lettings
  • Beacon's Beach: 3,454 holiday lettings
  • U. T. C.: 5,103 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 893 Houses in Encinitas. Our other popular types of Encinitas holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 105 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 47 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Encinitas?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 831 beach rentals in Encinitas. You have also many other possibilities in Encinitas area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 535 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 219 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 92 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Encinitas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 968 holiday homes with pool available in Encinitas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or townhouse in Encinitas, USA your home away from home

    Encinitas is a coastal city in California, USA, located around 25 miles north of San Diego. The city is an ideal destination for surfers, with six miles of rugged coastline and a number of great surfing beaches. Holiday rental can be found in the form of ocean front townhouses, designer apartments and high-quality beach houses. Encinitas is an ideal destination for those seeking either a laid-back or an active vacation.

    Things to do in Encinitas, USA

    The city of Encinitas can be split into five distinct areas. The main ones of interest to tourists are: New Encinitas, which contains a large shopping precinct and a golf course, Old Encinitas – which has a small beach and some self catering accommodation, and Leucadia – which is also an older area, and is home to several art galleries, shops, restaurants, and its popular beach.

    Encinitas is a surfer’s paradise, with a number of fantastic surfing beaches to choose from. Grand View, Leucadia, D Street and Moonlight Beach are just some of the popular spots that all seem to have their own personalities and characteristics. As well as surfing, Moonlight State Beach offers swimming, fishing, tennis, volleyball and great views out into the Pacific Ocean.

    For those who are not interested in surfing, there are a number of points of interest around the city, including the San Dieguito Heritage Museum, which displays historical artefacts from the area. Also consider visiting the Quail Botanical Gardens and the La Paloma Theatre.

    There are various events held in Encinitas through the year, and none attracts more visitors than the annual Wavecrest Woodie Meet. This is the largest rally of wooden bodied vehicles in the world, and is unlike anything most people will have seen before.

    Places to visit on holiday in Encinitas, USA

    San Diego County is famous for its coastline, which is rich in quality beaches and water sports opportunities. Other coastal sports well worth visiting whilst on holiday in Encinitas include Carlsbad (7 miles away), Oceanside (13 miles) and the city of San Diego, which is 25 miles away. The second-largest city in California has some great visitor attractions that include a famous zoo, great nightlife and some fantastic shopping opportunities, and also plays host to a number of events through the year.

    Weather in Encinitas, USA

    Encinitas has an extremely mild climate, with temperatures peaking at an average of 23C during summer months. It is unusual to see temperatures that are higher than 30C or lower than 7C on any given day within the year. Rainfall is on the low side all year round.

    Flights to Encinitas, USA

    San Diego International (SAN) is the primary destination airport for holidays in Encinitas, and is located 26 miles away. Regular directs can be found from London, through companies such as British Airways and KLM. BA also flies from Leeds Bradford and Newcastleon a regular basis, though not always direct.

    Activities and attractions in Encinitas

    Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Encinitas a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Legoland California (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
    • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
    • Sealife Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
    • The Crossings at Carlsbad (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • San Diego Polo Fields (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Del Mar Fairgrounds (6 mi / 9.7 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Encinitas

    Travellers enjoy Encinitas 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.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Encinitas

    Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Encinitas has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Encinitas is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Jolla Cove (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
    • San Diego Botanic Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Encinitas Community Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Moonlight State Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Swamis Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)