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Santee Cabins & Vacation Rentals

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Santee Travel Guide

Santee is 18 miles from the Pacific in San Diego county. It's well-known for the Santee Lakes and for being a great mountain biking and rock climbing spot.

Things to Do in Santee

Head down to Santee Lakes for a little peace in the beautiful scenery. The area is great for picnics and fishing and there are plenty of bird species to look out for.

Mission Trails Regional Park is a must-stop for those who want to go mountain biking, the climate and terrain is perfect for exploring the natural wonders of the area.

After a long day exploring, Santee city is home to a range of award-winning micro-breweries perfect for tasting hand-crafted local brews. For a really unique evening head to the Santee Drive-in and catch a movie under the stars.

Best Time to Visit Santee

Visit the area in late spring or early fall for warm days and nights.

Cabins in Santee

Located within easy reach of both the beach and the mountains, Santee is a popular vacation destination in San Diego County. Due to the sunny climate of the area, it's a year-round spot for hiking and picnicking in Lake Marion, Santee Cooper Lakes, or the local parks.

In the summer months, enjoy free concerts at Town Center Community Park, go for a stroll along the Walker Preserve Regional Park, take a bike out in the Mission Trails Regional Park, or join a free tour at the Taylor Guitars Factory.

For travelers looking to shop, the Trolley Square Shopping Center is sure to keep you entertained for hours, while golfing enthusiasts can try their luck at the link-design Carlton Oaks Golf Course. After a long day, kick back with an ice-cold drink in the California sun -- the city is home to many micro-breweries, plenty of which have won awards.

If you are looking to spend a lot of time in the breweries, it's worthwhile getting a Santee cabin rental near the center of town, a short stroll away from all the action. There are many vacation rentals in the area to either be in the heart of everything or in the remoteness of San Diego County, away from it all.

Price and Availability Index in Santee

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

The Weather in Santee

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

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