Destination guide

Theatrical Solana Beach will entice you

Take a holiday to Solana Beach and enjoy the area's theatre scene, live music and festivals. This city's beaches, bars and horse riding draw many visitors. Legoland California and La Jolla Cove are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Solana Beach

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Solana Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland California (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • SeaWorld (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Del Mar Fairgrounds (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • San Diego Polo Fields (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Torrey Pines Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Solana Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Solana Beach

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Solana Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Jolla Cove (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Mission Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Del Mar Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Del Mar Horse Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Encinitas Community Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Solana Beach

The nearest airport is in Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), located 9.1 mi (14.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Solana Beach Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Solana Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,352 holiday rentals around Solana Beach. From 621 holiday houses to 458 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Solana Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Solana Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Solana Beach:

  • Olde Solana Beach: 154 holiday homes
  • Lomas Santa Fe Country Club Villas: 15 holiday homes
  • La Jolla: 742 holiday homes
  • Pacific Beach: 1,035 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 835 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Solana Beach?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Solana Beach. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • A Balloon or Biplane Adventure by California Dreamin': 5,801 holiday rentals
  • Re-Gallery: 5,934 holiday rentals
  • Carruth Cellars Winery: 5,935 holiday rentals
  • Belly Up: 5,913 holiday rentals
  • Antique Warehouse: 5,897 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Solana Beach listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Solana Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 621 Houses in Solana Beach. Our other popular types of Solana Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 458 holiday houses
  • Villas: 33 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 99 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Solana Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 655 holiday homes with pool available in Solana Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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