Destination guide

The relaxing area of Santee awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Santee with a stay in a holiday home rental. This relaxing city is known for its golfing, shopping and restaurants. San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Santee

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Santee a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Diego Zoo (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • SeaWorld (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Boomers El Cajon (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Mt. Woodson Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Steele Canyon Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Santee

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Santee is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Balboa Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • La Jolla Cove (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Old Town San Diego State Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Mission Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Ocean Beach Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Coronado Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Santee

The nearest airport is in San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field), located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 8.2 mi (13.2 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Santee Town Center Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay near Santee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,879 holiday rentals near Santee. From 629 Houses to 888 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Santee for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Santee?

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 Santee:

  • Mission Beach: 1,370 holiday homes
  • La Jolla: 767 holiday homes
  • Pacific Beach: 1,059 holiday homes
  • Sunset Cliffs: 1,129 holiday homes
  • Bankers Hill: 290 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 Santee?

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

  • Santee Boulders: 5,387 holiday rentals
  • Santee Town Center Station: 5,056 holiday rentals
  • Creation and Earth History Museum: 4,963 holiday rentals
  • Carlton Oaks Country Club: 5,374 holiday rentals
  • Santee Lakes: 5,345 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Santee 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 Houses in Santee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 629 Houses in Santee. Our other popular types of Santee holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 888 holiday houses
  • Studios: 683 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 45 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 581 holiday homes with pool available in Santee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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