What is the best area to stay when travelling to National City?

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 National City:

  • Otay Ranch: 20 holiday homes
  • Scripps Ranch: 18 holiday homes
  • San Carlos: 21 holiday homes
  • Sorrento Valley: 15 holiday homes
  • Midway District: 270 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 National City?

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

  • U. T. C.: 5,087 holiday lettings
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center: 4,742 holiday lettings
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station: 5,305 holiday lettings
  • Torrey Pines State Reserve: 5,406 holiday lettings
  • Coronado Tidelands Park: 4,218 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around National City 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.

Why people love visiting friendly National City

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in National City. Well known for its zoo, restaurants and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in National City

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes National City a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Diego Zoo (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • SeaWorld (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Club Campestre Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Chula Vista Nature Center (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Balboa Park Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Coronado Municipal Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)

Seasonal weather in National City

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Exploring the natural features in National City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, National City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balboa Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Coronado Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Mission Beach (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)

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