Destination guide

The friendly city of Gaslamp Quarter awaits you

The area's entertainment and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Gaslamp Quarter. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognised for its shopping, bars and restaurants. San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Gaslamp Quarter

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gaslamp Quarter a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Diego Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • SeaWorld (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Balboa Park Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Balboa Park Carousel (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coronado Municipal Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hotel Circle (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gaslamp Quarter

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gaslamp Quarter is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Balboa Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Coronado Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Mission Beach (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Gaslamp Quarter

Fly into San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 6.8 mi (11 km) away.

Where to stay near Gaslamp Quarter?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 739 holiday rentals near Gaslamp Quarter. From 535 Condos/Apartments to 95 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gaslamp Quarter is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gaslamp Quarter?

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 Gaslamp Quarter:

  • Mission Beach: 1,381 holiday homes
  • La Jolla: 785 holiday homes
  • Pacific Beach: 1,073 holiday homes
  • Sunset Cliffs: 1,132 holiday homes
  • Bankers Hill: 269 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 Gaslamp Quarter?

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

  • Bird Rock: 1,125 holiday rentals
  • San Diego Zoo: 4,449 holiday rentals
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center: 5,431 holiday rentals
  • Presa Abelardo L. Rodriguez: 433 holiday rentals
  • Mission Beach Boardwalk: 5,473 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gaslamp Quarter listed on HomeAway 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 Condos/Apartments in Gaslamp Quarter?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 535 Condos/Apartments in Gaslamp Quarter. Our other popular types of Gaslamp Quarter holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 95 holiday houses
  • Studios: 393 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gaslamp Quarter?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 163 holiday homes with pool available in Gaslamp Quarter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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