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-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural highlights

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 center:

  • 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)

Transportation 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 center.

Where to stay around San Diego?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 343 holiday lettings near San Diego. From 122 Houses to 167 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 San Diego is on HomeAway.

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:

  • El Laguito: 338 holiday homes
  • Zona Norte: 166 holiday homes
  • Manga: 229 holiday homes
  • Bocagrande: 733 holiday homes
  • Marbella: 162 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:

  • Cartagena Fishing Club: 1,097 holiday lettings
  • Manzanillo: 1,088 holiday lettings
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center: 1,107 holiday lettings
  • La Boquilla Beach: 1,100 holiday lettings
  • Plaza Santo Domingo: 1,112 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 122 Houses in San Diego. Our other popular types of San Diego holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 167 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 167 holiday homes with pool available in San Diego. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.