Located in northern San Diego County in the Southern part of California, the sunny city of Encinitas is undoubtedly one of the world’s best surfer towns. This laid-back beach city is renowned for its vast and meandering sand stretches in the sparkling Pacific beachfront, and is also home to some of the most serene parklands and botanical gardens. Encinitas is a delight to adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers where you can enjoy both the beauty and excitement that nature has to offer for a chilled-out stay with your family and friends. Read on to discover the best vacation rentals in Encinitas, California, USA fitting your criteria.
This one-bedroom isolated casita is as spacious as it is stylish. There’s room for up to two guests in this apartment and is, therefore, best suited for a couple who would like to spend some quiet time together. Within the studio, you have a spacious kitchen that has a microwave, a washing machine, fridge, coffee maker and a dishwasher. It is a really pleasant accommodation and the hosts are very helpful too. It features one cozy bedroom, flat-screen cable TV, wireless internet access, swimming pool and a big outdoor patio overlooking the beautiful garden and tennis court. The classic white walls and tasteful French decor add up to create a feeling of calm throughout the home.
Dive into the Pool of this Secluded Casita in EncinitasEncinitas, California, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat cooking amenities comfortable bed attractive furnishings and two gas fireplacesthe pool is fantastic equipped with a diving board we cooked both nights the grill is fantasticthe place was comfortable with 2 fireplaces and a window air conditionercomfy bed great amenitiesit was nicely decorated had all the amenities and swimming pool and tennis courtthe place is clean and aesthetically pleasingplace is so cleanit is clean very stylish roomy and so warm and invitingthe apartment was stylish and very cleanclean and comfortable it was a nice escape to unplug and decompress
Host:the host was very friend and available to answer questionsmolly was a wonderful host and was quick to respond with any questions we hadmolly’s is a wonderful hostgreat space and host we really enjoyed our tripvery sweet host and absolutely beautiful placeRead more reviewsit is a great locationa beautiful secluded location but so close to an incredible variety of restaurants markets and storesbeautiful property in sweet encinitas locationthis venue is truly a 5-star locationit was just the perfect place to get away to
If you’re traveling as a family, this is a perfect rental for you. There’s room for up to five guests, with a double bed in each of the two bedrooms, and a sofa in the living room. The house even has a pool, separate dining area, a huge patio and is fully fenced. It provides for amenities like a fully equipped kitchen, flat-screen cable TV in each room, free WiFi, washer and dryer and a private balcony. The house is conveniently located in an easy-going residential neighborhood and grocery stores, cafes and street surf shops are within walking distance. You can prepare your meals and enjoy them at the outdoor picnic table overlooking the beautiful garden or choose to have a mini-barbecue party in the backyard. Pets are not allowed at the premises.
Encinitas Mod Sea Glass fabulous deck massive yard sunsets galore and pet-friendlyEncinitas, California, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe toilet clogs easilythis is a comfortable place with a pretty amazing yard and nice viewthe backyard is perfect for relaxing and eating breakfastthe beds are amazing and washer and dryer works greatthe king bed was also extra comfortableit was very cleanthe house was clean bright and vibrantthe space was clean and had everything we neededit was extremely clean and i loved the decorationquiet clean well-run space? check
Host:owner was very attentive and responsivebrenda is a great hostbrenda was a fantastic hosti can only recommend this host and this placebrenda and her crew are super efficient and responsive to all your questions and needsRead more reviewsvery very cute spot with good locationlocation is ideal you can reach everything with a short walkon the positive side it's close to the beach and storesloved this house and the location was perfectbrenda's place is a great location for walking to the beach restaurants and stores
This pleasant craftsman studio offers a bedroom with a bathroom and a spacious living room. The rental is just a mile (1.6 km) away from the popular Swami’s beach and is best suited for singles, couples or couples with a small child. The studio is small but features vaulted wood ceilings and a huge skylight that offers lots of natural light and promotes that laid back relaxation you are looking for when you visit this part of California. The kitchen provides access to a fridge, a four-burner gas stove, microwave and cabinets that are stocked with coffee, tea, and useful spices. You also have shared access to the private entrance and ample parking space. Additional amenities include internet access, cable TV, private patio, beach towels, beach chairs, and a beach umbrella. If after your day at the beach, you feel washed out, you can cook up a yummy meal with organic produce sourced from nearby farmers markets or go to one of the many great local restaurants in the vicinity.
Soothing Surf Studio in EncinitasEncinitas, California, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed and couch and bedding is awesomethe wifi is super fast & reliable - and easy to connectthe bed was very comfortable and there was a heater for the cooler nightswe really appreciated the beach towels parasol and super light aluminum deck chairs provided with the apartmentthe sheets were outstanding on the cool nights which made for a very comfortable sleeping arrangementvery clean as pictured quiet and easytheir linens were soft and clean (love the plush comforter and duvet cover ) and the bathroom was spotlessbeautiful clean and sweetquite clean and a great place to stay in encinitasit was quiet clean and relaxing
Host:whitney and johnny were amazing hostswhitney and johnny were very welcoming and relaxed hostshosts were helpful and accommodating & communications were simple & quickthey were kind accommodating and quick to respond to our questionsthe hosts themselves are super friendly and welcomingRead more reviewssuper cute and cozy bungalow location is really close to the beach shopping and diningperfect location to explore the areaquaint and cute placegreat place with an amazing location super close to the beacha wonderful place in encinitas walking distance to beach and downtown
Located beautifully in the lap of nature, this romantic casita is conveniently located from downtown Encinitas, Moonlight Beach, and train station. It features one bedroom with a double bed and ensuite bathroom and a modern kitchenette linked to an open-plan living room. Other amenities like cable TV, washer, dryer, air conditioning, hot tub, outside barbecue, and free parking are provided for your comfort. Sheets, towels and ironing facility is provided to each guest. After a tiring day of enjoying the various water activities on the beach, indulge in the diverse restaurants, cafes and street shops in the vicinity. Bicycles are available for cruising Encinitas.
Charming Casita in Sleepy Beach Community
Top guest reviewsThe property is beautiful and you have your own little apartmentthis charming casita was close to everything we like to do in townLovely casita close to all that you will need to have a great time in Encinitas
Host:Eric was a great hostEric was a great hostEric was a wonderful host and very responsive to any requestHank was also very friendly and came to visit us every morning giving us our daily lovingYou don't often find a beach rental this reasonable and so well appointedRead more reviewsThe location is close to great restaurants and the Lazy Acres Natural Food MarketIt's tucked away on a quiet street butjust minutes from the beach and all the local spots in EncinitasEnjoyed another beautiful and peaceful stay at the casitaMy daughter and I stayed The Casita this past weekend and we loved everything about it
Enjoy this beautiful cozy house that offers a private bedroom with a bathroom and a spacious balcony. The nearest beach is just two blocks away perfect for you to take a leisure stroll on the sandy beach or play a game of volleyball, while old-town Encinitas with nice eateries and shopping options is only four blocks away. Amenities include free WiFi, cable TV that allows you to stream most Netflix movies directly at no additional charge, well-equipped kitchen, beach towels for shower, air conditioning, a washer, and large dedicated parking space. Awake yourself to a beautiful sunrise or sip your cappuccino in the landscaped private backyard. If you have a small- or mid-size dog, you are more than welcome to bring him along. Children are not allowed without prior approval at the premises.
2-blocks to Moonlight Beach, Private Yard, AC, bikes, Over 150 5-star reveiws
Top guest reviewsThere was plenty of room for the three of usBooked this location as part of a short trip out of town for a little R&R The accommodations and town of Encinitas exceeded our expectationsBy far the cleanest and nicest VRBO/AirB&B we have ever stayed at Private enclosed yard great for our little dog; plenty of closet and dresser space; parking at the unit; new and modern kitchen & ...We LOVED the beach cruisers and had a great time riding to the fantastic coffee shops in town and down to the beach Warren and Meryl - the owners - were wonderful gracious and accomodating -- I ...I suggest borrowing/renting bikes to ride up and down the various scenic lookoutsThe place was immaculately clean
Host:Warren was most helpful with everythingWarren was a great hostWarren & Meryl are wonderfulThey provided helpful relevant information about places to eat the ocean tides for running on the beachThe property and the area totally met our expectationsRead more reviewsThe beach is only two blocks away and several restaurants were within a 10 minute walkThe PERFECT location if you want easy access to the beach and the Encinitas and Leucadia shops and restaurantsthe short 45 min Coaster (also scenic) train ride up to EncinitasLocation was amazing with our own little yard and just a couple blocks from moonlight beach and walking distance to downtownThe location is very nice
Feel at home in this modern cozy country studio that offers a bedroom with a bathroom. Amenities include free WiFI access, well-equipped kitchenette, towels for shower, bed sheets, washer, a flat-screen TV and a small living area. The nearest beach is just a mile away perfect for you to take a leisure stroll on its sandy terrain or enjoy a quick little surf. The hosts are good people and can give you any suggestions for places to visit during your stay. You can also play with the host’s family-friendly dog. It is conveniently located a short walk from the beach as well as nearby restaurants, small street shops, art galleries, yoga studios, and brewpubs.
Cardiff surfers retreat near SwamisEncinitas, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthere are a lot of extra amenities very comfortable bed and plenty of street parkingit is spacious modern light and comfortablethere were snacks left for us extra blankets a fan clean towels and linenspositives: the space itself is like a studio apartment in a converted garagethe bed was cozy and the bathroom was a good size for a studioimpeccably clean and setvery clean as welloverall it was clean and tidyit was clean and super cutesteve and amanda do an amazing job at keeping their rental clean and tidy
Host:hosts are very nice and accommodatinghosts were friendly and the place itself was greatgreat place to stay hosts were greatthe hosts were incredibly nice and friendly as wellit’s connected to the host’s home but it felt super privateRead more reviewsa perfectly sized and comfortable place near the beachthe location was easy to find and very centrally locatedgood place and perfect locationthe location is very easy to accessthe location is wonderful and the neighborhood is quiet
If you’re traveling with your loved one, this is the place for you! The cottage has one private bedroom, with a spacious living room opening into the kitchen. The recently finished rental is a short walk to Swami’s beach and also to shops, art galleries, restaurants, boutiques and gourmet cafes in downtown Encinitas. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite counters, and basic cooking and dining supplies. There is also a private outdoor area for a quick retreat or to read, eat and soak up in the sun. The host also provides bikes, beach chairs, beach towels and beach mats for the guests to use. Children are not allowed at the premises.
Encinitas Cottage - Eco-friendly 1 Bed/1 Bath, Kitchen/Laundry, Walk to Beach
Top guest reviewsvery clean and comfortablesuper clean and everything you needproperty was clean quiet and comfortablethe property is very nice modern and cleanthis is a gem bright spacious spotlessly clean and very well appointed
Host:steve and brenda are lovely hostssteve and brenda were perfect hostsgreat location brenda was a wonderful host and went above and beyond to make our stay memmorablesteve & brenda made my stay enjoyable and they were very helpfulbrenda and steve are friendly and helpful without ever being intrusiveRead more reviewsthe location is great - just a short walk to swami’s and downtown encinitasvery quiet location great for sleepinggreat location; walk to the beach and downtown encinitasvery clean easy access to property and perfect location for anyone visiting the areawe enjoyed our walks to swami's and encinitas revising places we knew and loved in the 70"s
This cozy little studio is situated in the heart of Encinitas and features a bedroom with a bathroom which can sleep up to three guests at a time. It boasts a shared swimming pool, a mini-barbecue and a hammock in the beautiful private garden. You will also find amenities such as beach towels, bed sheets, cable TV, DVD player and a washer at your disposal. Apart from that, you can use the well-equipped kitchenette with a coffeemaker, a microwave, a fridge, and a dishwasher. Patrons are required to book for a minimum of three nights.
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Top guest reviewsIt was quiet and secluded enough that we felt like we had plenty of privacya mini fridge & microwave Bed was comfywell equipped kitchen and large functional bathroombut the portable heater and cozy blankets in the studio kept us toasty warmReally enjoyed the outdoor spaceYour property was clean and close to everything we neededIt was clean and the owners were great to work withWhen the sun is shining and you can sit outside and enjoy the wildlifeand I can't wait to get backThe property is neat and well maintained
Host:Everyone I met was friendly and welcomingGreat accommodations and weather Lovely hostsSuch an amazing property with even more amazing peopleLisa and Greg could not be more helpful and accommodatingThe owners were so kind and quick to help out and make sure we were satisfied with every aspect of our stayRead more reviewslocation is close to Encinitas villageIt was quick and easy to get anywhereIt was just perfect for me and my girlfriend to get away and soak in some sun in CaliforniaThe location was very close to the beach and many storesyou can reach many of the best beaches in central and northern San Diego county within 10 to 15 minutes All in all a very pleasant stay
Best recommended for a family of four, this accommodation comes with a bedroom which has a private bathroom and a comfortable queen-size bed. The living room has a pull-out bed so each of the four guests can have a place to rest. The serene green walls and chic wooden furniture are welcoming enough to give this place a chance. The Moonlight beach is within walking distance and you can enjoy various water activities like diving, jet skiing, and sailing or indulge in a yoga session, sunbathe and build sandcastles. In the house, you will have access to the dining room, free WiFi, and a kitchen which provides for major appliances like a fridge, a stove, a microwave, coffeemaker, blender, and toaster, to make your stay as comfortable as possible. After spending the day at the beach, watch a movie on the flat-screen TV or watch your favorite shows on Netflix, soak up some sunshine in the private backyard or unwind by playing with the host’s dogs.
Festive, dog-friendly condo just steps from Moonlight Beach
This modern and functional accommodation is ideal for nature lovers. Situated close to many hiking trails in the heart of California, the rental overlooks a beautiful canyon meadow where you can spot quail, hummingbirds, and other wildlife. The custom built house has a bedroom with a bathroom which can sleep up to three guests and also boasts a living room, a beautiful private garden with a beautiful pond and a waterfall. You will also find several secluded areas for peaceful relaxation. Amenities such as cable TV, washer, free WiFi, heating, parking facility and well-equipped kitchen with a coffeemaker, microwave, oven, toaster and a dishwasher are at your disposal. Watch the quiet picturesque sunrise from your private balcony or dine watching hot air balloons in the evening.
Custom Estate Casita at the Beach1243 Crest Dr
Make the most of this relaxing vacation
Encinitas has a lot more to offer than just surfing at its sprawling pristine beaches. The city’s eclectic downtown offers a rich cultural heritage, top surf shops, coffeehouses, and record stores. It is one of those places you can count on for a relaxing and rewarding time with your family. Experience the classic Southern California beach lifestyle with a trip to this beach city!
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