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Neptune By the Sea Guest House

Neptune By the Sea Guest House

Encinitas, CA
Located in Leucadia, this vacation home is within a 10-minute walk of Leucadia State Beach, Beacon Beach, and South Ponto Beach. Grandview Surf Beach and South ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
We love Leucadia
"Great little apartment across from beach. Perfect place for walking"

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

Neptune By the Sea Guest House
Private, Peaceful -- panoramic views. Close to attractions/cities

Private, Peaceful -- panoramic views. Close to attractions/cities

Encinitas, CA
Located on the waterfront, this family-friendly vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Diego Botanic Garden, San Elijo State Beach, and Cardiff State Beach. ...
Private, Peaceful -- panoramic views. Close to attractions/cities
Vrbo Property

Vrbo Property

Encinitas, CA
Located in Leucadia, this vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of Leucadia State Beach and Beacon Beach. South Ponto Beach and Grandview Surf Beach are also ...
Vrbo Property
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Very quiet and peaceful room with private entrance and private bath

Very quiet and peaceful room with private entrance and private bath

Encinitas, CA
Located in Leucadia, this vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of San Diego Botanic Garden, Moonlight State Beach, and Grandview Surf Beach. San Elijo State Beach ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (33 reviews)
Great experience.
"Everything went well."

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2021

Very quiet and peaceful room with private entrance and private bath
Resort Quality Coastal Tropical Palm Oasis - Encinitas Walking District

Resort Quality Coastal Tropical Palm Oasis - Encinitas Walking District

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is located by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of San Elijo State Beach and Swamis Beach. Moonlight State Beach ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Fabulous as always
"Have stayed in this beautiful house more than once and it’s always wonderful. A special place."

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2021

Resort Quality Coastal Tropical Palm Oasis - Encinitas Walking District
Charming, Elegant, Luxury, Walk to Moonlight Beach & Downtown

Charming, Elegant, Luxury, Walk to Moonlight Beach & Downtown

Encinitas, CA
The price is $140 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
Nestled on the beach, this Encinitas apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Moonlight State Beach, Beacon Beach, and San Elijo State Beach. Swamis Beach ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (72 reviews)
Location, Location, Location
"We considered many properties in the area, but chose this one...wisely. Two blocks to the ocean one way and two to the funky/fun/typical CA beach town the other. Property was quite and secluded with free street parking right out front. Property best for 2 we think, Park your car and just walk to ..."

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Charming, Elegant, Luxury, Walk to Moonlight Beach & Downtown
Beautiful Ocean View 3 Bedroom in Encinitas!

Beautiful Ocean View 3 Bedroom in Encinitas!

Encinitas, CA
Situated by the sea, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of San Elijo State Beach, Encinitas Community Park, and San Diego Botanic Garden. Swamis Beach ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (28 reviews)
The Perfect Spot
"The space was very welcoming and spacious.. Plenty of room to gather and sleep. The views are amazing and very relaxing. Very quite neighborhood. Everything is in walking distance. Convenient parking spaces.. Can't wait to stay here again."

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Beautiful Ocean View 3 Bedroom in Encinitas!
Open & Inviting Single-Level Home w/ Free WiFi, Furnished Patio, & Firepit

Open & Inviting Single-Level Home w/ Free WiFi, Furnished Patio, & Firepit

Encinitas, CA
Situated by the sea, this romantic vacation home is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from San Diego Botanic Garden and within 3 mi (5 km) of Moonlight State Beach and Encinitas ...
5/5 Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great place for bigger groups!
"The house is great with a lot of amenities and places to relax. We really liked the barbecue and the kitchen. It was very clean and we appreciated the laundry /dryer. It was also convenient to park right outside of the house. It was unfortunate that the hammock was partially broken."

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2021

Open & Inviting Single-Level Home w/ Free WiFi, Furnished Patio, & Firepit
Charming Casita in Sleepy Beach Community

Charming Casita in Sleepy Beach Community

Encinitas, CA
Located in the heart of Encinitas, this romantic vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Moonlight State Beach, San Elijo State Beach, and Swamis Beach. San Diego ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (100 reviews)
Great location, accommodations, and host!
"Great location, accommodations, and host!"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Charming Casita in Sleepy Beach Community
Luxury Beach Guest House with Hot Tub

Luxury Beach Guest House with Hot Tub

Encinitas, CA
Located in Leucadia, this vacation home is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from San Diego Botanic Garden and within 3 mi (5 km) of Moonlight State Beach and Grandview Surf Beach. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (3 reviews)
Move back to college crash pad
"Clean, great location, quiet neighborhood, hot tub a plus. Very responsive VRBO staff especially Colbi Gardner."

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

Luxury Beach Guest House with Hot Tub
Oceanfront 4Br House, Heated Indoor Pool, Sleeps 10

Oceanfront 4Br House, Heated Indoor Pool, Sleeps 10

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is within a 15-minute walk of Moonlight State Beach, San Elijo State Beach, and Swamis Beach. Beacon Beach and San ...
4/5 Very Good! (30 reviews)
Encinatas, You Can't Beat the Location.
"This is a large, older home, meticulously clean with a fantastic view of the Pacific; and walking distance to many shops and restaurants. The beds are comfortable with nice bedding, and offer privacy to 8 people (sleeps 10 with two beds in one of the rooms). The kitchen is well-equipped, but bring ..."

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Oceanfront 4Br House, Heated Indoor Pool, Sleeps 10
Racetrack Retreat Patio Mins To Del Mar Racing Home

Racetrack Retreat Patio Mins To Del Mar Racing Home

3.5 out of 5
1648 Scott Pl, Encinitas, CA
Situated in Encinitas, this vacation home is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from San Diego Botanic Garden and within 6 mi (10 km) of Moonlight State Beach and Encinitas Community ...
Racetrack Retreat Patio Mins To Del Mar Racing Home
Cozy 2BR Home Blocks To Beach

Cozy 2BR Home Blocks To Beach

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is located in Leucadia, within 1 mi (2 km) of Beacon Beach and Leucadia State Beach. South Ponto Beach and South ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (20 reviews)
Cozy, No Frills
"This little bungalow felt like home from the moment we walked in. Nothing to fragile or sharp so we felt comfortable with our below 9 aged kids. The hot water is REALLY hot, use caution with little kids. The outdoor spaces are wonderful. Lots of fruit trees and hang out areas. House has great AC ..."

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

Cozy 2BR Home Blocks To Beach
Leucadia Surf Cottage - Walk to Grandview Beach!

Leucadia Surf Cottage - Walk to Grandview Beach!

Encinitas, CA
Located in Leucadia, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Leucadia State Beach and South Ponto Beach. Grandview Surf Beach and South Ponto Beach ...
Leucadia Surf Cottage - Walk to Grandview Beach!
Newly Remodled Encinitas Home Close to Beach, Restuarants, Shopping and Coaster

Newly Remodled Encinitas Home Close to Beach, Restuarants, Shopping and Coaster

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is located by the sea, within 2 mi (3 km) of San Diego Botanic Garden and Moonlight State Beach. San Elijo State ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (46 reviews)
AMAZING IN ENCINITAS!
"HOUSE IS BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED AND WELL EQUIPPED WITH EVERYTHING YOU COULD NEED. BACK YARD HAS AMPLE SPACE FOR MY POOCH BUT SHE DIDN'T LIKE WALKING ON THE ROCKS. GREAT FAMILY NEIGHBORHOOD. BECKY AND HER MOM WERE AWESOME! MINOR ISSUES WITH CHECK IN/ACQUIRING KEY AND THE HANDY MAN SHOWING UP WHEN WE ..."

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

Newly Remodled Encinitas Home Close to Beach, Restuarants, Shopping and Coaster
Sweet Alice Heritage House

Sweet Alice Heritage House

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is located by the sea, within 2 mi (3 km) of San Diego Botanic Garden and Encinitas Community Park. Moonlight State ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (67 reviews)
Loved this place we want to come back and stay here Everytime?
"Wonderful property on sacred grounds it was relaxing and beautiful, close to beach and easy access to anywhere in San Diego or.odamgw county. Only wish we had more time but we definitely left relaxed and uplifted! Thank you so much for sharing"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

Sweet Alice Heritage House
Encinitas Adventure House

Encinitas Adventure House

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas vacation home is located near the beach, within 1 mi (2 km) of Encinitas Community Park, San Elijo State Beach, and San Diego ...
5/5 Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great stay!
"Very nice place! Loved the decor and the extra touches - basket of goodies, basket of toiletries, great coffee station, etc. Great location and the hosts were wonderful to work with! Thanks for a great stay!!!!"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Encinitas Adventure House
Encinitas Coral Reef Guest Quarters a breezy fresh fun bright and pet friendly spot

Encinitas Coral Reef Guest Quarters a breezy fresh fun bright and pet friendly spot

Encinitas, CA
This family-friendly Encinitas apartment building is located by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of San Elijo State Beach and Swamis Beach. Moonlight State Beach ...
5/5 Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Cute and clean cottage
"We enjoyed this cute cottage for our week in S Cal— beautiful backyard and deck with a bit of an ocean view— great location— walking distance to the beach"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2021

Encinitas Coral Reef Guest Quarters a breezy fresh fun bright and pet friendly spot
Moonlight Beach Cottage Rental with Ocean View!

Moonlight Beach Cottage Rental with Ocean View!

Encinitas, CA
Located in the heart of Encinitas, this cottage is within a 15-minute walk of Moonlight State Beach and Beacon Beach. Leucadia State Beach and San Elijo State ...
Moonlight Beach Cottage Rental with Ocean View!
Downtown Encinitas, beach house, romantic, charming

Downtown Encinitas, beach house, romantic, charming

Encinitas, CA
Located in the heart of Encinitas, this romantic cottage is within a 10-minute walk of San Elijo State Beach and Moonlight State Beach. Swamis Beach and San ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Nameste Retreat
"We absolutely loved staying here with our family. Everything about nameste retreat was perfect. Roberta is a great host, super responsive, and great to work with."

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2021

Downtown Encinitas, beach house, romantic, charming
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Escape to a fully furnished resort residence at The Four Seasons  Residence Club

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Carlsbad, CA
Escape to a fully furnished resort residence at The Four Seasons Residence Club
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Choosing the perfect Encinitas rental

You've likely stayed at countless hotels. Maybe it's time to try a vacation rental to experience the area like a local.

This walkable beach destination welcomes all types of visitors, especially shoppers, foodies, and bargain hunters. Family vacationers can have some fun surfing, a favorite local activity, with attractions like the area's gardens waiting nearby. Adults might be up for watching a romantic sunset.

Dining in Encinitas

Encinitas is known for its cafés and coffeehouses. If you'd rather eat in, that's simple too, since most vacation rentals come with full-size kitchens.

Sightseeing around Encinitas

Some top sights around Encinitas include Legoland California, University of California-San Diego, and La Jolla Cove. Families shouldn't miss the chance to visit Sealife Aquarium, The Wave Waterpark, and Birch Aquarium. You can easily spend a leisurely day (or days) in the sunshine at Moonlight State Beach, Swamis Beach, or Del Mar City Beach. If your vacation agenda includes shopping, consider a trip to Carlsbad Premium Outlets and Del Mar Plaza. If you like getting out and about, stop by parks and green spaces like San Diego Botanic Garden and Stagecoach Park.

Booking your rental on Expedia

On Expedia, it's both safe and easy to book vacation rentals in Encinitas. We can help you get in touch with the property owner to make special arrangements. You're sure to have a memorable trip with the convenience of a short-term rental.

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