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What's Encinitas Like?

Encinitas is a walkable location known for its beaches. Enjoy the seafood restaurants and cafés or perhaps you'll want to book an excursion during your stay. Beachcombers can spend the day at Moonlight State Beach when the weather is nice. Popular sights in the surrounding area include Legoland California and Carlsbad Premium Outlets.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Encinitas?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Encinitas and the surrounding area:

  • • 14 5-star accommodations from USD 175 per night
  • • 443 4-star accommodations from USD 109 per night
  • • 319 3-star accommodations from USD 68 per night
  • • 99 2-star accommodations from USD 35 per night

How to Get to Encinitas

Flights to Encinitas

  • • Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from central Encinitas
  • • San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), 18.5 mi (29.7 km) from central Encinitas
  • • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.), 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from central Encinitas

Things to See and Do in Encinitas

What to See in Encinitas

  • • Moonlight State Beach
  • • San Diego Botanic Garden
  • • Beacon Beach
  • • Swamis Beach
  • • San Elijo State Beach

Things to Do near Encinitas:

  • • Legoland California (5.5 mi/8.9 km from the city center)
  • • Carlsbad Premium Outlets (5.9 mi/9.5 km from the city center)
  • • Del Mar Fairgrounds (6 mi/9.7 km from the city center)
  • • Belly Up (4.8 mi/7.7 km from the city center)
  • • Sealife Aquarium (5.4 mi/8.8 km from the city center)

When Is the Best Time to Visit Encinitas?

  • • Hottest months: September, August, July, October (average 75°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, February, November (average 49°F)
  • • Rainiest months: March, February, January, and April (average 0.07 inches of rainfall)