10 Best Airbnb Plus Homes In San Diego, California - Updated 2024

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Known for its enticing beaches, San Diego has always been the favorite choice of tourists looking forward to spend incredible summer holidays. One can truly never run out of things to do here. Apart from tourist activities such as surfing and rock climbing (the list can go on forever), you get to relish some of the most exquisite cuisines ranging from Mexican to Southeast Asian. After all, if a city is known as one of the finest cities in the country, then it must be really something, right? And after a whole day of touring and fun, or work (if you happen to be on a business trip), the most pleasing thing to the soul would be a cozy and comfortable space. In this article, we come to you with the best Airbnb Plus homes in San Diego, California. Check them out below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 20, 2024.

1. Comfortable suite with splendid interiors (from USD 165)

This splendid guest suite is perfect for a small family, a couple, or just an individual. Decked with appealing grey-and-blue motifs and furnished with large, comfortable sofas, chairs, children’s tableware, and tables, it can accommodate up to four people. It has a bedroom with a queen-sized bed, a bathroom with a bathtub and toiletries, a kitchen, appliances such as a TV, coffee maker, hairdryer, and iron to fulfill basic needs. WiFi is available at all hours. To keep your kids from boredom, books and toys are available. The suite lets in ample daylight and its bright interior makes it even cheerier. The parking facility is free and checking in is easy too.

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San Diego, California, United States
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from Balboa Park
526 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was cold but the space heater was really nice to have
the couch (futon) was comfortable and there were plenty of pillows and blankets
better for one person as the bed is bouncy for two
very comfortable and a short uber/lyft ride to all points san diego
jonathan's and janae's guest suite felt like home - it was cozy well-designed well-supplied and extremely clean
very clean and up to date
the airbnb was clean and well maintained
amazing place to stay very clean comfy bed & pillows
the place is really confortable clean and nice to be in
better than i expected super clean modern and thoughtful little touches
the hosts were great
thank you for being gracious hosts
and owner was so kind
they went above and beyond highly recommend this host
owners are lovely as well
very cute conveniently located place
super cute and the location is fantastic
great location with eateries within walking distance
ideal location to a lot of things
the location was great walking distance to many places for food and drinks
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2. Luxurious house loaded with amenities (from USD 229)

While looking for lodging that come with the best mod cons, we chance upon options that seem to be one of a kind. Well, this accommodation happens to be just that. It has a huge balcony and a charming patio spruced up with pretty succulents and the large windows offer you the golden view of the sunset over the harbor. You get to enjoy amenities such as WiFi, TV, coffee maker, hairdryer, and good-quality toiletries among many others. It has one bedroom that sleeps two adults on its queen-sized bed, a bathroom, and a kitchenette. It is ideal for a couple vacationing in San Diego.

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San Diego, California, United States
2.68 km (1.7 mi) from Balboa Park
625 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
do yourself a favour and book one of nate and stephanie’s gorgeous rooms in san diego
fabulous location and apartment didn’t mind it being a 5-story walk up because the view was so great
we really enjoyed the decor of the room and attention to detail
very stylish clean and well located in san diego
stephanie and nathan are excellent hosts
amazing hosts and amazing place
incredible stay stephanie and nate are fantastic hosts
they themselves were very welcoming and super helpful throughout our entire trip
very kind and responsive hosts
great location in little italy
the location was wonderful
super cute place and perfect for what we needed
great penthouse in perfect location in little italy
couldn’t recommend a cooler place and location to explore sd
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3. Modern home in a peaceful environment (from USD 118)

This peaceful and modern home features beautiful interiors. The white-themed furniture and decor add to the serene atmosphere of the place. There is lots of space in this house. It has a queen bed, a terrace, and other areas where you can spend some time. It can accommodate up to two people so it is perfect for a couple. Additionally, measures are taken to ensure that the house remains squeaky clean.

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San Diego, California, United States
2.13 km (1.4 mi) from Balboa Park
477 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the guest cottage was comfortable with wonderful amenities and extras
the bed and all other amenities were great and we very much enjoyed our stay
the bed and couch were super comfy and the kitchen had everything we needed highly recommend :)
it‘s comfortable authentic and has everything you need
just as described - urban chic and so comfortable and inviting
it was very clean and it even smelled really nice
the house is nice clean and well designed
the house was so clean and had a warm decor about it
it was clean and tidy and had everything you need
the cottage is sparkly clean and cozy
tylor was a great host
they were very responsive and polite
we were pleasantly blessed by the gracious hospitality of our kind hosts
tyler was a great host and was easily reachable
tylor was a great host and very easy to communicate with
great location for san diego
great place conveniently located in north park
the location is central and is a cool neighborhood
location is perfect for us close to park beach stores
the location is quiet and nice to walk around
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4. Chic studio with classy decor (from USD 110)

This hip and modern house features interesting decor. It has two beds and a bathroom and it can easily accommodate up to three guests. There is free parking on the premises if you are bringing your own vehicle. There is a desk if you need to catch up on some work. It features a full kitchen, TV, WiFi, and much more. The cherry on top is that you can even ask for bikes to explore the entire city. If that wasn’t enough, you’re also welcome to bring your pet along.

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San Diego, California, United States
12.21 km (7.6 mi) from Balboa Park
618 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i enjoyed having access to wifi and netflix
she misses no detail in providing a beautiful and comfortable experience for her guests
the bed was extremely comfortable including the futon
the interior of the home is beautiful and the bed is super comfortable
jayme is a lovely hostess and her space was beautiful and extra comfortable
spotlessly clean and very comfortable
the space was very clean spacious and trendy
house is super clean and quiet
jayme's place was extremely clean and comfortable
we loved the clean and stylish little guesthouse
jayme was a wonderful host
jayme was a wonderful host
jayme was a great host
hosts were friendly and welcoming
jayme was an excellent host super quick responses to questions and very accommodating
the location is great a close drive to multiple restaurants and close to the beach
the location was perfect
great location with easy access to everything
super cute place easy parking and good location
amazing location and nice neighborhood
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5. Secluded and comfortable cottage (from USD 194)

Hidden from the bustling city is this lovely, secluded cottage that provides optimal privacy and comfort. It still has that age-old charm to it but it features all the modern facilities that you might need. There’s air conditioning and a ceiling fan for those warm days along with room-darkening shades so that you can stay cool. There is one bedroom with a queen-sized bed and one bathroom. It can sleep up to two guests so it’s perfect for a couple or a duo of friends looking forward to a relaxing vacation. 

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San Diego, California, United States
6.01 km (3.8 mi) from Balboa Park
522 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was nicely done amenities were good
this space is very comfortable and welcoming
the space is gorgeous and so cozy
the bed was super comfy as well
the hosts made everything super easy from check-in to wi-fi to introducing guests to the area
very clean and beautiful
the place was super clean and quiet
loved it very clean and thoughtful
it was super clean
it was beautiful clean and cozy
the host is very responsive
they were kind and replied quick
they are such wonderful host
thank you for being such great hosts
the hosts were helpful and sweet
beautiful and comfortable central location in san diego located in a great neighborhood with easy street parking
the location was perfect and not to far from anything
great neighborhood close to many areas in san diego
our stay was absolutely comfortable and location was convenient for us
everything seemed to be perfectly picked and placed in the right place
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6. Decades-old house that is pet-friendly (from USD 155)

This decades-old, humble abode is in a strategic location. The kitchen is fully equipped so you can whip up your favorite meals. There is one bedroom with a bed and it can sleep up to two people. To add to that, they also allow pets. Bring your furry friend along and have an amazing time at this comfortable retreat. 

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San Diego, California, United States
2.51 km (1.6 mi) from Balboa Park
746 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were there during august and the single ac unit and fans worked great
the bed was really comfortable and the sheets were super soft
the house is clean and comfortable
spotless bright and cozy
the space was adorable clean and comfortable
maggie's place was very clean the bed was comfortable
this was an awesome airbnb everything was very clean and very cozy
the host is very helpful
the hosts are also very awesome and responsive
hosts were great very thoughtful and communicative
maggie was a great host-very responsive to all questions i had weeks before check-in and during my stay
host was very communicative and friendly even had suggestions of places to visit during our stay
super close to everything in town
great location central to everything we planned for our stay
central location made easy ubering
fantastic little spot close to many of the up and coming neighborhood spots in sd
the price was very reasonable and the location was convenient and cute
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7. Stylish home with stunning interiors (from USD 96)

This urban retreat features a number of amenities including a full kitchen and a coffee maker. There is a dishwasher, dryer, and a washing machine. The interiors are well-decorated and add a quirky touch to the entire place. WiFi is also available. You are also provided with bathroom essentials and toiletries. There are two bedrooms with two beds and the house can accommodate up to six people. 

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San Diego, California, United States
3.56 km (2.3 mi) from Balboa Park
367 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i give it all the important c’s when considering an airbnb; it was comfortable clean and conveniently located
absolutely sparkling clean home
the condo is stylish and super clean with new bedding towels and linen
the place was really clean and beautiful
the place was super clean and very modern
the place is spacious and clean and comfortable
host was amazing with very quick answers when we had questions
host is nice and response very quickly
house owner is thoughtful and helpful
the hosts are very nice and helpful
the hosts are very responsive and helpful
the location is great
location was great and very convenient
location is near some amazing restaurants and a short drive to the beaches
very nice place to stay close to everything
you will love this place close to just about anything you need or want walking and driving distance
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8. Spacious house with fully equipped kitchen (from USD 1012)

This super spacious retreat is perfect for a large family or a large group of people. It can sleep up to 11 people. It has two bedrooms with four beds and three bathrooms. To keep the guests cool, there are is a ceiling fan and air conditioning. There is a smart TV for guests’ entertainment. Free parking is also offered. There is a washing machine, dryer, and dishwasher for convenience. It is located in close proximity to the beach so you can head out any time you want. If that wasn’t enough, there is top-notch bedding to ensure that you have a good night’s sleep. You can use the fully equipped kitchen to cook your favorite meals.

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San Diego, California, United States
9.94 km (6.2 mi) from Balboa Park
271 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 10 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
other helpful amenities were plentiful parking full washer-dryer and three bathrooms with showers
the outdoor shower in the main bedroom is neat and the rooftop is such an awesome feature
just as pictured very clean and modern
pull out beds were comfortable and everything was clean and up to date
the space was photogenic clean and comfortable
it was super clean and had everything we could have needed for our stay
the place was immaculately clean and utilized the space brilliantly a very stunning comfortable and unique house
this home was beautiful and pedro was a great host
pedro was an amazing host
pedro was a great host and i would definitely recommend to anyone
for starters pedro is one of the best hosts
pedro was also very responsive to any questions/concerns before the trip and during the trip
amazing location to stay in
great location & very stylish house
great location and super unique space
loved the location and the place is even prettier inside
beautiful home located just a short walk from the beach/restaurants/bars
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9. Quirky casita close to several restaurants

This one is a sunny home that is super close to several shops and eateries. It is located in close proximity to a variety of attractions including a beach and a zoo. There is one bedroom and one bathroom and it can sleep up to two people. The house is very comfortable and it has a peaceful vibe to it. It also features a full kitchen with utensils, a mini-fridge, and other amenities that you might need. For your morning cup of coffee, you can head to the numerous coffee shops in the area. 

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San Diego, California, United States
3.19 km (2.0 mi) from Balboa Park
125 reviews  
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the style is very modern and the patio is comfortable
the bed in particular was very comfy and the air-conditioning was great
details most appreciated: heater rain shower head and open wardrobe rail
the bed was really comfortable and the space was beautiful
extremely well decorated the bed is probably the most comfortable one i have ever experienced
super clean and stylish place
everything was clean and well maintained
the place itself was impeccably clean and well-furnished
dan & britt were great such a beautiful backyard & sparkling clean inside
very clean homey space with all the essentials
host was super nice and very responsive
hosts are accommodating friendly and left great suggestions
they were very kind and quick to respond
the hosts were very responsive when we did have questions and met all of our needs
dan and britt were wonderful hosts and very responsive to any requests or concerns we had
great location very cute and quaint
such a cute and great place
the location is great for both freeway access and nearby attractions in north park
it’s within walking distance to great restaurants and bars
comfortable stylish place with a great location
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10. Captivating abode with panoramic views of San Diego

This house features urban yet chic themes which are perfect for those who like subtle colors. The decor is simple yet it adds a blissful vibe to the place. It boasts beautiful views of the entire city. You can just spend hours looking out of the window. It has one bedroom and can sleep up to four people.

Stayed at this property?
San Diego, California, United States
3.19 km (2.0 mi) from Balboa Park
357 reviews  
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my husband and i enjoyed our one night there in the luxurious bed and wonderful balcony
nice to have free parking a full kitchen and modern decor
the extra half bath in the living room is definitely very convenient
the apartment was very modern bright and spacious for the two of us
comfortable clean and beautiful home
the space was clean and comfortable
very clean great kitchen
erik’s place is very clean and organize
everything was super clean and identical to the pictures
hosts were very easy to reach
the host erik is very helpful and always reply immediately
overall an absolute pleasure staying here and the owners were very helpful and polite
hosts were polite professional and easy to communicate with
erik was a wonderful host
great location for travelers from the airport
great location and beautiful home
great place in central sd to stay
great location in a pleasant residential area
nice place with excellent location
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Ready for a relaxing vacation?

These luxurious homes are perfect for those who want to have a perfect vacation. They offer the most extravagant amenities that will definitely ensure that you have a comfortable stay. Explore the sandy beaches of San Diego and head back to your lovely retreat. You and your loved ones are in for an amazing time. 

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