Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lakeside

The wildlife and lake provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday 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-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.


Sightseeing in and around Lakeside

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

  • 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 highlights

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 centre:

  • 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 centre. 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 near Lakeside?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,590 holiday rentals near Lakeside. From 2,178 Houses to 2,282 Condos/Apartments, 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 Lakeside is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lakeside:

  • La Jolla: 778 holiday homes
  • Pacific Beach: 1,068 holiday homes
  • Bankers Hill: 269 holiday homes
  • Mission Bay: 1,648 holiday homes
  • Clairemont: 62 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 Lakeside?

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

  • Barona Creek Golf Club: 556 holiday rentals
  • Lake Jennings: 1,756 holiday rentals
  • Barona Casino: 485 holiday rentals
  • San Diego Zoo: 4,465 holiday rentals
  • San Diego-Old Town Transit Center: 5,427 holiday 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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lakeside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,178 Houses in Lakeside. Our other popular types of Lakeside holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,282 holiday houses
  • Villas: 56 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 296 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 Lakeside?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,367 holiday homes with pool available in Lakeside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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