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National City Travel Guide

National City is located in Southern California, just south of San Diego and north of Chula Vista. This fantastic community is a gateway to both San Diego to its north and Mexico to the south. Being so central makes this a great destination to launch a multicultural vacation. Try spending the day in Mexico and then return home to a comfortable budget-friendly hotel or vacation rental in National City. National City is one of the oldest communities in San Diego, which means it is also a city rich in local history .

Things to Do in National City

Known for having great parks. National City offers two of the finest including Pepper Park, located on 5.5 acres of waterfront. There is a fishing pier, picnic areas, as well a boat launch. Those looking for recreation can pack a picnic and spend a day or two at any of the parks including National City's newest park, Kimball Park. Kimball is 30 acres of fun, which includes tennis and basketball courts and a skate park. National City parks have everything someone needs to have fun when visiting.

Anyone staying in National City can plan a day trip and head up to San Diego via the trolly line to visit the world-famous San Diego Zoo for a day of fun with the whole family. When done with the zoo, tourists can head over to the very popular gaslight district for an incredible meal at one of the many upscale eateries that San Diego is known for.

Balboa Park presents the opportunity to spend a day browsing muesuems and is an easy commute from National City. To use the trolley, take the Orange or Blue Line to the City College stop, then grab the #7 bus on Park Blvd going north to Balboa Park. If its baseball season, sports fans can catch a Padres game at Petco Park, which also on the trolley line.

Best Places to Stay in National City

There are plenty of hotels in National City to suit tourists' needs. While it is known for fantastic budget motels, the area has everything imaginable. For a tremendous selection of vacation rentals including hotels, motels, and private vacation homes check out the AllTheRooms website.

Best Time to Visit National City

National City is in Southern California where the weather is good year round. During Spring, National City has a mild climate and is less crowded. However, towards the end of May, there is a noticable uptick in the number of visitors.

Price and Availability in National City

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

The Weather in National City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in National City. The hottest month in National City is June, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 41 ˚F. The wettest month in National City is December with 3.02 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.57 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in National City

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more at We have 227 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in National City ranging from inexpensive options to luxury places to stay. A trip to National City can be budget-friendly - the lowest price vacation rental is available at $19 per night. A typical accommodation in National City costs on average $1,176 a night.

If you need to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 79 accommodations in National City that have WiFi. We have 22 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 20 accommodations that have gyms. Driving to National City? Then choose one of the 80 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 21 hotels and vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to select one of the 19 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of National City accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 79 places to stay from Airbnb, 6 accommodations from Priceline and 6 places to stay from Agoda.

121 of the places to stay in National City have been rated by previous guests. They rated 63% as great. 56 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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