Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Point Loma is ready to explore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Point Loma. This scenic city is known for its seaside, beaches and zoo. Take in top local attractions like Ocean Beach Park and Point Loma Lighthouse. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Point Loma

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Point Loma a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SeaWorld (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • San Diego Zoo (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Ocean Beach Athletic Area (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Old Town Trolley Tours (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Heritage Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Belmont Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Point Loma

Travelers speak highly of Point Loma for its boating. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 79°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Point Loma

Point Loma is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Point Loma. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balboa Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Coronado Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Mission Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)

How to get to and around Point Loma

Fly into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 7.7 mi (12.4 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Washington Street Station or Middletown Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay around Point Loma?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,898 holiday lettings near Point Loma. From 659 Houses to 841 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 Point Loma is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Point Loma?

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 Point Loma:

  • Midway District: 280 holiday homes
  • Mission Hills: 1,918 holiday homes
  • Point Loma Heights: 227 holiday homes
  • Loma Portal: 62 holiday homes
  • Naval Training Center: 46 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 Point Loma?

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

  • Harbor Island Park: 4,608 holiday lettings
  • Point Loma Nazarene University: 4,623 holiday lettings
  • Old Town Trolley Tours: 4,698 holiday lettings
  • Ocean Beach Pier: 4,662 holiday lettings
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center: 4,711 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Point Loma 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 Point Loma?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 659 Houses in Point Loma. Our other popular types of Point Loma holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 841 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 149 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 Point Loma?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 182 holiday homes with pool available in Point Loma. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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