Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

Getting Around Town

Rental Cars, catching a Trolley or Bus, or alternative options such as UBER, Car2Go and DecoBike

Mobile Guide

Next Stop: San Diego is happy to provide a San Diego Vacation Guide for your smart phone or tablet. This mobile app provides a comprehensive guide designed to help you plan and make the most of your San Diego vacation. Tap into recommendations for local restaurants, nightlife, grocery stores, events, attractions, activities and one day itineraries — all mapped out in relation to your exact location. PLUS we provide transportation options, discounts to events & attractions and “insider tips”.

Top Attractions in San Diego

Our vacation rentals are close to all of San Diego`s Top Attractions, including Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, USS Midway Museum, SeaWorld and More!

Attractions & Activities Kids LOVE

The perfect activities to keep the young ones happy and engaged.

Discounts & Deals on San Diego Attractions

Looking to stretch your vacation dollars? There are so many ways to tap into great savings on attractions, activities and excursions during your San Diego Vacation.

Eating In

There are farmers market just about every day of the week in San Diego -- Pick up some fresh local produce and enjoy the afternoon sampling prepared foods and shopping for mementos and gifts. To save the hassle of menu planning and shopping, consider the ease of ordering pre-arranged meals which include an easy to follow recipe along with (almost) all the ingredients to prepare a delicious meal for your family. Or shop on line to have your groceries delivered upon your arrival saving the trip to the grocery store.

Tips for your Stay at Casa Paloma

For our guests staying in Casa Paloma, find the nearest restaurants, grocery stores and nearby activities.

Tips for your Stay at our Mission Hills Condos

Restaurants, shopping and public transportation near our Mission Hills Vacation Rental Condos

Tips for your Stay in Imperial Beach

Spend the day on the beach flying kites or building sandcastles, walk along the pier with an ice cream, rent bikes for the day and pedal around Imperial Beach, or up to Coronado Island along the Bayshore Bikeway. Learn to Surf. Catch a double feature at the local drive-in!

Tips for your Stay in Ocean Beach

Our Ocean Beach cottages are located just a few blocks from the beach and the OB Pier and Newport Ave – the hub of OB’s kick-back, bohemian culture where you will find quirky shops, a vibrant nightlife, and wonderful restaurants.There are also several shops & restaurants in north OB along Voltaire. Rent beach cruisers, fish off the OB Pier (no license required), and the views at Sunset Cliffs, (about a mile south of the OB Pier). Everyone enjoys the weekly Farmers Market held Wednesdays. Plus there so much more to experience within a short, 10- to 15-minute drive.