Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Leucadia

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Leucadia. This city's restaurants, shopping and surfing attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. Legoland California and La Jolla Cove are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Leucadia

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Leucadia a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland California (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sealife Aquarium (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • The Crossings at Carlsbad (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Del Mar Fairgrounds (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • San Diego Polo Fields (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Torrey Pines Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Leucadia

Travellers enjoy Leucadia for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Leucadia

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Leucadia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Jolla Cove (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Moonlight State Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • San Diego Botanic Garden (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Swamis Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Encinitas Community Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Transport

Transport to and around Leucadia

The nearest airport is in Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Leucadia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 395 holiday rentals near Leucadia. From 235 Houses to 64 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leucadia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Leucadia:

  • La Jolla Shores: 519 holiday homes
  • Del Mar Heights: 1,470 holiday homes
  • La Jolla Village: 583 holiday homes
  • Bird Rock: 1,086 holiday homes
  • La Costa: 68 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I rent Houses in Leucadia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 235 Houses in Leucadia. Our other popular types of Leucadia holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 64 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 54 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 16 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leucadia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 77 holiday homes with pool available in Leucadia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.