Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lakeside

The wildlife and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Lakeside. Well known for its bird watching, restaurants and football games, this romantic city won't disappoint. San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Lakeside

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lakeside a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Diego Zoo (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Mt. Woodson Golf Club (8 mi / 13 km)
  • Boomers El Cajon (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Maderas Golf Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Steele Canyon Golf Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lakeside

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lakeside is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balboa Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • Mission Trails Regional Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Black Mountain Open Space Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Inaja Memorial Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Lake Cuyamaca (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lakeside

The nearest airport is in San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), located 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 16.7 mi (26.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Lakeside?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 5,453 vacation rentals near Lakeside. From 2,100 Houses to 2,253 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lakeside for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lakeside?

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 Lakeside:

  • Crown Point: 1,248 vacation rentals
  • Midway District: 58 vacation rentals
  • Coronado Village: 335 vacation rentals
  • Gaslamp Quarter: 706 vacation rentals
  • East Village: 508 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 Lakeside?

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

  • San Diego Convention Center: 1,576 vacation rentals
  • San Diego Zoo: 4,356 vacation rentals
  • Lake Cuyamaca: 78 vacation rentals
  • Petco Park: 4,864 vacation rentals
  • Seaworld: 4,989 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lakeside 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 Lakeside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,100 Houses in Lakeside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lakeside include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,253 rentals available
  • Villas: 52 rentals available
  • Cabins: 295 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lakeside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,318 vacation rentals with pool available in Lakeside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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