10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In San Diego's North Park Neighbourhood, California - Updated 2022

vrbo san diego north park

San Diego’s up and coming neighbourhood, North Park has no shortage of things to do and see when it comes to offering opportunities for its visitors to have a fantastic time. From hip hop clubs to art galleries, this eclectic neighbourhood has a wide array of unparalleled experiences and offers something for every type of traveller. With hip, laid back vibes, North Park is also home to some of the coolest cafes and breweries in San Diego and is the place to head to, if you are looking to chug some of the best craft beers in the beer capital of the country. Here is a list of the best Vrbo accommodations in San Diego’s North Park, California that will let you get the best of the neighbourhood and has all the comforts to get you a good night’s sleep.

1. Craftsman cottage with a tranquil garden (from USD 135)

Located minutes away from the San Diego Zoo, Morley Field Athletic Centre and the best cafes and bars of San Diego, this cottage is ideal for anyone looking for a serene retreat to get away from it all. The cottage can accommodate four people and offers one bedroom, one bathroom, air conditioning, wifi, parking, laundry options, a well-equipped kitchen and a tropical garden. The cottage is also a 15-minute drive away from the sugar white sandy beaches of Coronado.

Charming Cottage W/ Garden is Idyllic Retreat in Urban Setting
133 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
This charming cottage is hands down the best home away from home
All of the amenities were great along with the location
our boys ages 2 and 8 slept on the pullout couch
Kitchen is well-equipped
The only things lacking at thia VRBO can be written on the head of a pin
I really recommend it and the owners are so helpful
well furnished with all one would expect plus more
comfortable thoughtful and homey Marjorie
and then some We will definitely book again next time
The welcome basket was thoughtful and especially appreciated
Steve and Marjorie had great communication before and during our visit Definitely would stay again
It's an easy walk to many cafes and shops
There are many great shops restaurants and breweries in easy walking distance
We were fifteen minutes to the beach but walking distance to Balboa Park
places of interest and Uber within a few minutes
Of course it's just around the corner from the Zoo and Balboa Park
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2. Stylish and airy garden studio (from USD 109)

This lovely garden studio conveniently located five minutes’ away from downtown offers a luxurious stay with all the comforts of home. The one-bedroom studio includes plank flooring, a fully equipped kitchen, heating and air conditioning options, a bath with a luxury shower, wifi, a smart TV, and a patio. The studio apartment also includes a spacious yard with a ping pong table, gas grill and seating areas that are perfect to relax and unwind after a day full of adventures in the neighbourhood.

Compact, modern suite - sleeps 2, close to park, zoo, beaches
San Diego, CA, US
0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

3. Quiet and spacious apartment in a great location (from USD 129)

This well-appointed apartment is conveniently located close to Balboa Park, South Park and all the top attractions of North Park. The spacious apartment offers a bedroom, a bathroom, a fully stocked kitchen, wifi, a TV, laundry facilities, parking and a private entrance. The apartment is minutes away from the downtown area, beaches, Seaworld and the Mexican border. You can also access the neighbourhood’s best restaurants, parks, shops, and main attractions such as the San Diego Zoo, Florida Canyon’s hiking trails, and Balboa Park’s museums within walking distance from the apartment.

Fantastic location in North Park!
86 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was very comfortable and I loved having the windows open all night
the apartment feels like a home away from home
but there is plenty of parking on the street
it was very quiet and the bed was comfortable
the owners have provided everything you need Since one of my activities was a day at the Zoo
which I really appreciate (so important for a good nights' sleep)
The hosts were very responsive and provided lots of well organized information
We love everything about it
the owner is incredibly responsive and has provided a fabulous and very comprehensive notebook of local activities maps and restaurants Be sure to look through it if you stay
We were greeted by Kristina and her dogs
It was very comfortable and well provisioned with every amenity we wanted
Cozy little upstairs suite in a nice quiet area Close walk to North Park and a cheap Uber into the city center
Property was perfect in location
Beautiful property in a great neighborhood close to everything
It was also just a short ride to beautiful Petco Park and Seaport Village
We walked to nearby excellent restaurants
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4. Historic Spanish villa (from USD 166)

This modern, elegant apartment with the ambience of a 1926 historic Spanish villa can accommodate four persons and is ideal for family vacations. The apartment offers one bedroom, one bathroom, a living room with a pull-out sofa, a cafe-style eat-in kitchen, central heating and air conditioning, wifi, a smart TV and a small private patio. The apartment is located five minutes’ away from downtown and 10 minutes’ away from the beaches, and other attractions like the Coronado Island and Seaworld.

Villa Barajas - Spacious, Modern Suite near Park, Zoo, Beaches
San Diego, CA, US
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. Upper-level home with bright rooms (from USD 193)

Nestled in an acre of lush tropical gardens, this apartment is ideal for couples and solo travellers. The spacious one-bedroom apartment offers one bathroom, a custom dine-in kitchen, laundry facilities, a TV, wifi, air conditioning and heating options, parking and access to a communal pool. The apartment is also situated right across the street from famous attractions such as the Balboa Park, museums, San Diego Zoo and trendy restaurants.

Spacious Luxury Apartment at Tropical Resort-like Oasis by Balboa Park
105 reviews  Wifi Available
estate 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious and comfortable and most important to my wife - plenty of hot water in the shower
a great kitchen spacious living area and terrific master suite
stay VERY comfortable bed and living area
The Tree Top Suite is private and has all of the amenities you will need for either a long or short stay
The place is as large as it looks
Everything was very clean and
The house was clean and spacious and relaxing Kent was very accommodating
The property is very centrally located close to everything
the neighborhood and the 'compound" is as beautiful and private as you will find anywhere
Just can't say enough about this fantastic house and location Thanks Kent for opening your wonderland to us and others
He has all the qualities of a superb proprietor and ambassador
he had one for us
the host is generous and the wifi solid
well furnished and well taken care of
gave us a great tour of the property is extremely responsive and made some great suggestions for activities We will return
A quiet oasis not far from the Park
It's located in a quiet neighborhood and parking
the Zoo and within walking distance to quite a few places to eat and get a drink
Two markets nearby beautiful gardens surrounding the house and a few blocks from Balboa Park
great restaurants shopping and beautiful beaches
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6. Spanish-style open casa (from USD 138)

Conveniently located in a quiet part of the neighbourhood, this clean, comfortable Spanish-style house features Saltillo-tile floors with new, updated furnishings. The one-bedroom house offers one bathroom, an updated kitchen, laundry facilities, wifi, a TV, air conditioning and heating, parking, and a private patio with loungers, gas grill and festive lighting. The house is pet-friendly and also offers plenty of space for your furry friends to play.

Adorable Spanish style ( casita ) in fantastic area of Historic North Park
83 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cause street parking was tight
The property itself is fully stocked
but it was fine for one night
We were able to set the kids up in the living room with the pull out couch
It was fun to watch the racers and crowd get into it
Cute clean Casita centrally located
was very clean and loved the location
which was a life saver and a few toys for our 2 year old to play with Sheets and bed
The owner was very helpful and informative
We had an easy quick drive to Balboa Park as well as Sea World with our kids
We love everything about this place: nice location friendly host beautiful house with cute characters
Love the sunny patio as well
Owner Nancy is very responsive to questions and concerns All in all
We had a wonderful time at the house and discovered that its location is really ideal for visitors North Park has lots of great restaurants
The north end of Balboa Park is within walking distance and features a terrific outdoor pool seniors
This place is close to it all the beaches downtown restaurants and grocery stores Cool neighborhood
The location is very convenient with a vast array of restaurants within walking distance
This location is the cutest little house tucked away on a quiet street but in walking distance of all the action Everything you need is provided Just bring a good attitude
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7. Newly remodeled cosy home

This delightful modern house offers a peaceful stay and is ideal for anyone looking for a quiet stay with ample privacy in North Park. The one-bedroom house can accommodate two persons and includes a separate bath, a kitchen, laundry rooms, wifi, a TV, parking, air conditioning and heating, and a serene garden. The sun-shaded patio features comfortable seating, lounge chairs, an umbrella covered deck with a swing, barbecue grills, and a designated smoking area and is the perfect setting to spend some quality time with your loved ones.

Cozy Bungalow nestled in the heart of North Park close to everything
44 reviews
bungalow 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed was very comfortable and the kitchen well equipped
We were going to stay a night with friends and opted to make the 3 hour drive back because it was so comfortable and
The only downside is that we didn't have time to enjoy the hammock or the patio which looked so comfortable
Terri is super nice and the bungalow has everything you might need during your stay
I was so comfortable and at home within the first day
Great place clean and modern
It's quiet and easy to find and they provide lovely bath towels; an indulgence
Clean comfortable peaceful quite everything I was looking for; thank you
and she was very nice
First off Terri was very accommodating and so kind and helpful
Be sure and check out their gourmet olive oil and vinegar selections toward the back of the store
We were welcomed with a small tour of the grounds which left us with an at home feeling
and then some Terri is a very welcoming host
North Park is very safe and has lots of great places to eat
The property is in North Park which makes it easy to get around to many points in SanDiego
It is located in a wonderful neighborhood that is convenient safe and budding with local options I personally explored several incredible restaurants on foot and Baron's Market
It is within walking distance of everything
the North Park area has a great vibe Local coffee shop and grocery/liquor/good eats all within walking distance
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8. Historic villa with modern features

This comfortable apartment is on the second floor of a historic villa and offers an authentic local living experience with the comforts of home. The apartment includes a bedroom, a bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, central heating and air conditioning, washer and dryer, wifi, a smart TV and a spacious yard. The modern house is toddler-friendly and offers a twin air bed and Pack n Plays for the little ones.

Villa Barajas - Compact, Sexy, Modern 1 Bedroom Near Park, Zoo, Beaches
San Diego, CA, US
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Chic apartment with a desert-theme yard

This modern, comfortable apartment offers exceptional comfort levels and stellar amenities for your stay in North Park. The rental has an open floor plan with a dining room, kitchen, living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, air conditioning, wifi, a TV, laundry facilities, parking and two side yards. The side yard includes an outdoor couch, a redwood deck, a gas fire pit, barbecue grills, hanging lights, a lily pond and an artificial grass area that is perfect to kick back and catch some sunshine.

Modern Chic Bungalow Near Downtown San Diego
58 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Great property Good sized kitchen but only 2 chairs at the eat-in kitchen table Very comfortable house
Half the batteries on the remote controls for the TV were dead as well
The amazing kitchen was fully equipped and had nice modern touches
(the fans could use a good vacuuming tho)
and the sofa was very comfortable
Both bedrooms had modern decor and were very spacious
Very nice well appointed house as described in ad Temps in San Diego were hot
clean good location and very relaxing
The house was just as described and was super cute and functional
Any questions to the owner were answered politely
Also the thermostat had run out of batteries so
so I cannot fault the property owner
The back yard was great to hang out in with the deck and grass area
they have a washer and dryer
Location is awesome too Only a few blocks from Bird Park and also walking distance to some great North Park restaurants
Location is great in a quiet neighborhood close to Balboa Park and convenient to downtown San Diego
The location was great -- beautiful neighborhood very close to Balboa Park easy access to downtown good restaurants and coffee shops nearby
Very convenient close to park cute little house
The backyard was nicely landscaped and the house was located in a quiet neighborhood
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10. Vintage cottage with an outdoor living space

This cottage offers a tropical setting along with beachy vibes that are perfect for kicking back and relaxing during your vacay in North Park. The property features one bedroom, one bathroom, a fully stocked kitchen, a living room, air conditioning and heating, parking, wifi, a TV, laundry and a spacious outdoor deck. The house is located just two blocks away from the San Diego Zoo and all the famous museums and gardens of San Diego.

1 bedroom cottage in best the area of North Park w private yar
57 reviews
cottage 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
All the goodies like Wi-Fi heater kitchen appliances and TV worked just fine
the bed is comfortable and
Kitchen was well stocked with cooking and eating dishes and supplies
The cottage was spotless and comfortable I will return
Clean cottage kitchen filled with everything you could need great location
Owner was very responsive and friendly
The owner Rich was very responsive to any questions and all communications were prompt
There was a mix up with the lock box and rental
Pros - Well taken care of little cottage
but that was quickly addressed by Rich and the nice lady that was getting the rental ready for clients
Dinky cottage in North Park which is a really good location
We stayed in a cottage in North Park tucked behind the main house
Able to walk to shops cafes and local park and very handy for frequent bus services Also within walking distance to Balbao Park - a must in San Diego Rick
We took advantage of a short couple of blocks walk to the Balboa Park walking trails
The location however is very convenient
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Explore North Park

From hosting annual arts festivals to leading the beer scene of the craft beer capital of the USA, North Park is packed with activities and experiences that make it one of the most visited tourist destinations in the country. Take your pick from the above list of Vrbo accommodations in North Park, San Diego and book your stay to make the most of the neighbourhood and get to know what makes it tick.

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