Destination guide

Travel to friendly Sorrento Valley

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sorrento Valley. This city's restaurants, shopping and zoo attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. La Jolla Cove and SeaWorld are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Sorrento Valley

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Sorrento Valley a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SeaWorld (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • San Diego Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Torrey Pines Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Birch Aquarium (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • San Diego Polo Fields (6 mi / 9.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sorrento Valley

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sorrento Valley

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sorrento Valley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Jolla Cove (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Balboa Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Mission Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Coronado Beach (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sorrento Valley

The nearest airport is in San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), which is 11.6 mi (18.6 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sorrento Valley?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sorrento Valley:

  • La Jolla Shores: 542 vacation rentals
  • Carlsbad Village: 306 vacation rentals
  • Gaslamp Quarter: 664 vacation rentals
  • Little Italy: 664 vacation rentals
  • La Jolla Village: 597 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sorrento Valley?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sorrento Valley. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Del Mar Beach: 1,057 vacation rentals
  • San Diego Convention Center: 1,522 vacation rentals
  • San Diego Zoo: 4,228 vacation rentals
  • Moonlight State Beach: 4,378 vacation rentals
  • Legoland California: 1,608 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Sorrento Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 6 Houses in Sorrento Valley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sorrento Valley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sorrento Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Sorrento Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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