What comes to mind at the sheer mention of a beach vacation? Sandy shores, the sound of waves crashing, and simply letting go of all your worries as you dip your toes in the water. Encinitas is one of those places. Better yet, it's a pet-friendly destination. Encinitas is the perfect spot when you and your furry friend need a getaway. This lovely California beach spot welcomes dogs of all shapes and sizes and there are lots of pet-friendly Airbnb choices.
Our Encinitas veterinarians, who don't shy away from a bit of beach time themselves, are excited to share their top picks for pet-friendly Airbnbs in Encinitas.
We've got you covered whether you're looking for a luxurious oceanfront escape or a cozy bungalow closer to town. Check out our list of places to consider booking for your upcoming visit:
1. Family Home in Encinitas
This 3-bedroom home is perfect for a large family, as there is room for you, your spouse, the kids, and the pets! Talk about an awesome vacay for everyone involved and a great way to bond as a family. Take a few steps away from the home, and you're at Moonlight Beach. The convenient location means more fun times ahead, and you can even walk to get there!
Fancy staying in to make your own hearty meal? Well, this home is a chef’s delight. The renovated kitchen has all the equipment and appliances you need to cook up a tasty feast.
The house is also kept sparkling clean for the comfort of all its occupants, including your four-legged patrons. And there's a Jacuzzi for anyone who’s looking to relax after a long day at the beach.
2. Oceanfront Townhouse
This 2-bedroom oceanfront home will give you an idea of how the other half lives - in unadulterated luxury. Inside, you'll find all five-star hotel amenities, from a fully-equipped kitchen to a laundry room with a washer and dryer.
If you can peel yourself away from the gorgeous views, the townhouse is close to some of Encinitas' best restaurants - the perfect way to refuel after a long day of fun in the sun. The fenced-in grassy yard makes the perfect spot for your entire family to hang out. A complete remodel of the home gives it rich character, reflecting its 1960s beginnings.
3. Modern Beach Bungalow
This modern beach bungalow is situated a few minutes from Moonlight Beach and is ideal for couples or small families. It features two bedrooms and one bathroom - enough space to be comfortable without feeling cramped. The bungalow is tastefully decorated, with a touch of beach chic that will make you feel right at home.
Pets are free to join in on the fun, although there's a fee of $75 per pooch. But that shouldn't be a problem as the bungalow is in a great location. You're just minutes away from the beach and all the fun that goes with it - swimming, sunbathing, surfing, you name it! If you're feeling lazy, there's also a TV with Netflix for those rainy days.
4. Villa in Leucadia
If a beach town experience is what you're looking for, this 2-bedroom Villa in Leucadia is a perfect choice. The owner has included many thoughtful touches to make your stay as comfortable as possible, from the fully stocked kitchen and hot tub to the luxurious bathrooms.
Located a stone's throw away from the beach, this home away from home is perfect for those who want to relax and unwind. The farmer's market is just a few blocks away and you can get your hands on some delicious locally-sourced produce. If you're a foodie, you can sample some of the city's delicacies and stop by the many restaurants and cafes within walking distance.
5. Baja Boho Home
This two-bedroom escape in downtown Encinitas is part of a duplex and features a striking bohemian-styled interior. Its ample indoor and outdoor space makes it ideal for pets who love to roam. You can also curl up in the living room with a good book or your favorite TV show.
What's more, this property is close to the beach, train station, parks, and restaurants. In short, this nostalgic home has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Encinitas is a perfect and quiet getaway for anyone who relishes the beach experience. Rest assured that you can also schedule a home visit with our veterinarian in Encinitas and surrounding areas if your pet needs a check-up or isn’t feeling well.