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Vista hotels and places to stay

Hacienda on 5 Acre Ranch -with Petting zoo
The price is $449 per night
2.72 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Great getaway.

"Lots of space for a big group. Well equipped kitchen and lots of seating. The pool was wonderful. Very responsive hosts."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Hacienda on 5 Acre Ranch -with Petting zoo
Secluded Hillside Retreat w/ Private Salt Water Pool & Spa
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2.91 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Pandemic vacation

"A wonderful experience especially during the pandemic. We didn’t leave the house for 5 days and it was so peaceful. Wonderful trip"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Secluded Hillside Retreat w/ Private Salt Water Pool & Spa
Secluded Home, Sleeps 21+ Heated Pool & Spa, pet Friendly, 20 min to Beach
4.8/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Beautiful home and backyard pool area.

"We booked this property for a family getaway with our adult children and young grandchildren. There were 11 of us and the house was large enough to fit us all comfortably. We spent most of our time in the pool and hot tub. Eight of us were usually in the pool at the same time and it didn’t feel crowded ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Secluded Home, Sleeps 21+ Heated Pool & Spa, pet Friendly, 20 min to Beach

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Cali Farmhouse Modern Style W/resort Style Yard and Pvt Hot Tub!
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Family Bonding

"From booking confirmation to checking out, the entire process was so easy. The communication is well beyond what I have experienced elsewhere. The home was amazing! There were 10 of us, and we never felt crowded. The rooms are set up beautifully and allowed the kids to have ample room together. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Cali Farmhouse Modern Style W/resort Style Yard and Pvt Hot Tub!
All New Interior Full Kitchen, Fully Fence Yard, Pets Ok, City Hideaway
4/5Very Good! (6 reviews)
Tucked away cottage

"This spot was perfect for our trip. We did a little wine tasting with our German Shepherd, so having a yard for him to roam around freely, a table and grill for a cook-out was ideal. We felt right at home. The decor was cute & inviting w/ all the comforts of home. Such a nice weekend get away from ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

All New Interior Full Kitchen, Fully Fence Yard, Pets Ok, City Hideaway
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Franciscan Inn
2 out of 5
955 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $74 per night
1.25 mi from city center
3.3/5 (255 reviews)

"Very acceptable for the price. A good quiet location to rest over. Disappointed Fox News was not available in the cable package."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Franciscan Inn
Vista Inn Motel
2 out of 5
745 W Vista Way, Vista, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night
2.37 mi from city center
3.2/5 (222 reviews)

"The managger lady was very nice an helpful she gave ne tine to pay my room"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Vista Inn Motel
Motel 6 Vista, CA
2 out of 5
330 Mar Vista Drive, Vista, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $66 per night
1.83 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (855 reviews)

"Clean rooms and Very Helpful and Friendly Staff.💖"…"

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Motel 6 Vista, CA
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista
2.5 out of 5
630 Sycamore Ave, Vista, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $68 per night
2.71 mi from city center
3.4/5Good! (982 reviews)

"My boyfriend and I had a great stay! Super easy to check in and out. Will definitely consider booking here again for future trips :)"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista
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Visiting Vista

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Vista, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, beaches, and safari tours. Legoland California, Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and San Diego Zoo Safari Park are some of the top sights around the area.

  • There are 19 hotels and other accommodations in Vista
  • The closest major airport is in Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), 26.1 mi (41.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Vista

Legoland California, Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and San Diego Zoo Safari Park are some of the notable places to visit in the surrounding region. You'll also find Palomar College and Mission San Luis Rey Church in the area.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 19 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Vista. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Diego Vista - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad - Our customers like the quiet location and WiFi at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool.
  • Motel 6 Vista - This 2-star hotel features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its overall value and helpful staff.

Dressing for Vista

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 69°F during the day and 45°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 78°F, while the average at night is 49°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 83°F with nighttime averages of 59°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 79°F and nighttime averages of 44°F
  • Vista gets about 12.52 inches of rain per year
  • Usually August and September are the hottest months with an average of 81°F, whereas December and January are often coldest, averaging 45°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Vista?
TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Diego Vista is a favorite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad and Vista Inn Motel as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Vista, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Vista.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Vista?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Vista, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Vista?
Based on reviews, Motel 6 Vista, CA is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad and La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Vista?
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your stay with the kids include La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista and TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Diego Vista. Attractions like The Wave Waterpark and Alta Vista Gardens are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Vista?
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and flat-screen TVs.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Vista?
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Motel 6 Vista, CA and Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to The Wave Waterpark?
Franciscan Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from The Wave Waterpark. Another good option is Vista Inn Motel, located just 0.7 mi (1.1 km) away.
What about the best place to stay close to Cal-a-vie?
One of the top choices for your stay is Welk Resorts San Diego, located 4 mi (6.4 km) from Cal-a-vie, and this 3.5-star hotel offers 7 outdoor pools and a free water park. Safari Sunset Eco Guest House, Ocean View, Private and Franciscan Inn are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Vista?
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad is a top 3-star hotel for a beach vacation, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include TownePlace Suites by Marriott San Diego Vista and Motel 6 Vista, CA. Head to Carlsbad State Beach or Moonlight State Beach for some quality time by the water.
What are some accommodations with pools in Vista?
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a restaurant. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Vista and Motel 6 Vista, CA.

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