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Imperial Beach Vacation Rentals

Imperial Beach, California Travel Guide

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.

Things to Do in Imperial Beach, California

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.

Best Time to Visit Imperial Beach, California

There isn't one! Perhaps the best part about San Diego, and Imperial Beach specifically, is the year-round 70-degree weather.

Price and Availability Index in Imperial Beach

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Imperial Beach is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Imperial Beach is in the high season in July. Imperial Beach has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Imperial Beach tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Imperial Beach tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Imperial Beach

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Imperial Beach. The warmest months in Imperial Beach are June and March, when temperatures reach 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.

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Vacation Rentals in Imperial Beach

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Imperial Beach has 449 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Imperial Beach can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $23 per night. A typical accommodation in Imperial Beach costs on average $325 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 244 accommodations in Imperial Beach that have WiFi. We have 9 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Choose from 13 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Imperial Beach by car, be sure to choose from 227 accommodations that provide parking. We have 32 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 68 pet-friendly accommodations available.

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 156 places to stay from Airbnb, 74 accommodations from VRBO and 18 places to stay from Homeaway.

276 of our accommodations in Imperial Beach have been reviewed and rated. 69% are rated excellent or good. 161 accommodations allow instant booking.

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