As one of the most beautiful beach communities in the San Diego area, Encinitas is perfect for singles, couples, families and groups of friends who want to play in the sand and surf. Fishing and water sports are popular pastimes. With near-perfect weather year-round, playing a round or two of golf at a championship course in this Pacific coast paradise is spectacular. Outstanding vacation rental homes ranging from beachfront condos and cottages to huge estates just a few minutes’ drive from the shore are packed with amenities and moderately priced.
Encinitas has hosted countless surfing competitions, evidence that its waves are some of the world’s best. One of the most popular spots for serious surfers is Swami's Beach. Novices and anyone who has never tried the sport would do best at Moonlight Beach, where the water is calmer and the waves are shorter. With a few lessons offered by local surf schools, anyone’s dream to ride the waves can come true.
Shopping, dining and sightseeing opportunities in this friendly town are great. All sorts of shops and galleries showcase an assortment of interesting merchandise. Fine restaurants that offer a variety of cuisines are located throughout the area. A visit to the San Diego Botanic Garden, which has many diverse exhibits and the largest collection of bamboo plants in the nation, is enjoyable for all ages. One of its newest attractions is the Hamilton Children's Garden, where learning about botany is an exciting, interactive experience.
With a convenient and lovely location, a vacation rental in Encinitas is a wise choice.