Made up of 70 gorgeous beaches, numerous family attractions, and stylish neighborhoods and communities, San Diego, California, is quite the stunning place to visit. With the most gorgeous weather to bask in almost all year round, tourists flock to America’s Finest City to submerge themselves in all the diverse culture the area has to offer. It’s no surprise that visitors find some of the best Airbnbs in this beautiful place to stay in while they explore; but to make it a little easier for you, we put together a list of some of our favorite ones!
From beachside properties to modern and artsy homes, here are 14 of some of the coolest Airbnbs in San Diego!
Airbnb San Diego: 14 Amazing Rentals You Don’t Want to Overlook!
1. Mission Bay Swank Cottage
This relaxing guesthouse is perfect for winding down after a day of exploring. Located in Quiet Bay Park neighborhood, this stylish cottage offers a private hot tub lounge area with gorgeous views of Mission Bay. So make yourself a drink at the stylish beach cottage’s cocktail station while enjoying some peace and quiet after an adventurous day.
2. Private Room in Treehouse
This romantic getaway is a one-of-a-kind, unique treehouse. It includes an outdoor deck where you can grill while enjoying views of the San Diego skyline and the San Diego Bay, and it also features an outdoor shower with an open ceiling and tree canopy. Since there’s no TV, this is the perfect Airbnb to retreat to while taking time off screens.
3. Hilltop Cabin Retreat
This rustic, hilltop cabin is a cozy romantic one-bedroom for two. It has amazing views of Lake Hodges from its front and side decks and also had an outdoor shower. The vacation rental offers a swimming pool, fire pit, shaded arbor, and, by arrangement, yoga and a massage. Just ask the host when you book this oasis paradise.
4. Mike’s Private Cottage
This comfy guest suite is an artistic retreat located in the middle of San Diego County. Just a short walk from the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park, this great location is surrounded by amazing restaurants, theaters, coffee shops, gyms, and bookstores.
5. Amazing Private Pool House
This luxurious home features a beautiful swimming pool on its gorgeous private patio. Along with this heated splash pool, it also includes tasteful furnishings, indoor/outdoor TVs, a fire pit, and a Sonos sound system. Mimic living the high life and check in to what will feel like your own personal five-star resort.
6. Studio Cottage
This studio guest cottage is for small parties for three guests or less. It has a new queen bed, sofa, small bathroom, and fully equipped kitchenette. It also comes with free Wifi and a TV with Apple TV only. It’s perfect for small families who want to check out Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo, Little Italy, downtown San Diego, and more.
7. Oceanfront Cottage
This breathtaking San Diego Airbnb is for larger parties of up to eight guests. Relax on the front porch while intaking the ocean views of La Jolla Cove. As the perfect beach house, this rental unit allows in plenty of natural light through its living room windows and is furnished with most high-end, designer fabrics and decor.
8. Boat on San Diego Harbor
If you had to read the title twice, don’t worry- your eyesight isn’t playing a joke on you! Enjoy one of the more unique Airbnbs in San Diego, by staying on the San Diego Harbor on this astonishing boat. Not only is the boat full of refined amenities and classy decor, but it’s also walking distance from the San Diego International Airport and a five minute Uber ride from the Gaslamp Quarter neighborhood.
9. South Mission Beach Zen-Like Studio
This second story South Mission bayside studio is the perfect place for beach living. Just a short stroll from the beach, the hosts have also provided two boogie boards for you to take with you, so you can live the surfer-life too.
10. The Good Life
This marvelous, contemporary home is made of custom-built metal and wood. With stunning views of Ocean Beach, this is your ideal place to relax and enjoy the colorful horizon at sunset. It’s also located near Ocean Beach’s two main shopping districts, and you can enjoy the city’s nightlife by checking out some of the local craft breweries. You’ll also have your own free parking spot.
11. West Coast Ohana
Live like a true local by checking in to this awesome studio. Located in the heart of Pacific Beach, you can walk down to one of the many beaches San Diego has to offer. It comes with a private hot shower too, where you can rinse off the ocean after a full day of swimming.
12. Mountain View Retreat
If you’re looking for more of a mountain experience, this Airbnb is for you. Sitting on a canyon, this rental home has incredible panoramic mountain views and is located in one of San Diego’s most eclectic neighborhoods. With a king size bed sitting in front of dual sliding glass doors that open to a huge outdoor deck with a private hot tub, this is the perfect romantic hideaway.
13. Golden Hill Tree House
This urban oasis is Southern California’s version of a treehouse, as it’s elevated between two 30-foot trees. To get there, you walk up an exterior stair case to the private second story deck, where you can enjoy the sunset under a canopy of string lights in the beautiful San Diego weather.
14. Modern Casa Azul
This newly renovated Airbnb has decor and art sourced from the hosts’ travels around the world. Although located in a quiet area, you can easily use public transportation to get to the convention center or Coronado Beach, and this place is perfect to retreat to after navigating the busyness of the city.
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