Located just south of San Diego, Imperial Beach is the most southwesterly city in the continental United States. This last little sliver of America before Mexico is jam-packed with a thriving beach scene, excellent tacos, and a laid-back attitude. Unlike the rest of California, it’s been mostly due to the recent waves of development, so the city still maintains a charming and grungy feel from the mid 20th century. Imperial Beach is also one of the most diverse cities in California with half of its inhabitants Hispanic. It’s home to beautifully preserved ecosystems, and is within 20 minutes of all of San Diego’s best and biggest attractions. If you’re looking for the classic experience of vintage California, I.B. is your best bet.
The pier in Imperial Beach is arguably the home base for the city’s culture. Visit here and walk along the boardwalk, enjoy the grassy parks, recreational facilities and local eateries. Another gem is the Tijuana River National Estuary, where fresh water from Tijuana merges with ocean water to create the biggest marshland in Southern California, perfect for some of the best bird watching in the state. Visit the I.B. Outdoor Surf Museum to learn about the sport and culture that continues to shape a region.
There isn't one! Perhaps the best part about San Diego, and Imperial Beach specifically, is the year-round 70-degree weather.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Imperial Beach. The hottest month in Imperial Beach is June, when temperatures peak at 86 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 34 ˚F. The wettest month in Imperial Beach is December with 1.07 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.08 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. Imperial Beach has 1768 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Imperial Beach is available at $25 per night. A typical accommodation in Imperial Beach costs on average $322 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 482 accommodations in Imperial Beach that have WiFi. We have 24 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 28 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Imperial Beach by car, be sure to choose from 450 accommodations that provide parking. 64 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 130 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We combine a wide variety of Imperial Beach accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 308 places to stay from Airbnb, 148 accommodations from VRBO and 36 places to stay from Homeaway.
1068 accommodations in Imperial Beach have been reviewed: 64% are rated excellent or good. 660 accommodations allow instant booking.