San Diego Hotels & Vacation Rentals for New Year's Eve

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New Year's Eve in San Diego

How do you celebrate New Year's Eve, San Diego style? Festive events happen throughout the city as it celebrates an important local and national tradition. San Diego hotels for New Year's Eve provide the perfect way to explore this popular vacation destination whether you are traveling alone or with the family.

New Year's Eve in San Diego: Top Accommodations

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mission Beach, San Diego, California, United States
from $120
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4.6
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House ∙ 2 guests
Village of La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States
from $115
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4.9
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California, United States
from $60
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4.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mission Beach, San Diego, California, United States
from $132
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4.1
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Mission Beach, San Diego, California, United States
from $195
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4.1
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hillcrest, San Diego, California, United States
from $210
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Beach Barber Tract, San Diego, California, United States
from $224
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5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Downtown, San Diego, California, United States
from $131
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
North Park, San Diego, California, United States
from $101
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5.0
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Best Spots to See New Year's Eve Fireworks in San Diego

From grand balls to rooftop parties and evenings aboard yachts, there is plenty to choose from to specifically suit your taste. You can also secure an excellent San Diego vacation rentals for New Year's Eve to make the most of your experience.

  • 1. Altitude Sky Lounge

    This rooftop bar offers incredible 360-degree views of the entire city. Sitting 22 stories high up in the Gaslight district, you can enjoy free-flowing drinks, a variety of food stations, music and DJs. Don't miss the midnight toast as you revel in the fireworks display set against the background of the city's skyline.

  • 2. Yacht Part at the Spirit of San Diego

    This three-level yacht features two dance floors and outdoor decks. Aboard the ship, you can marvel at the spectacular views of the skyline, enjoy their exquisite menu and make the countdown to midnight on the waters of San Diego Bay.

  • 3. WorldBeat Cultural Center’s 'Ascension'

    If you want an alternative NYE experience, you can take part in this annual event that features cultural dances and music, chanting, yoga and meditation. They also serve a full vegan buffet throughout the entire event.

Best Places to Stay for New Year's Eve in San Diego

Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
North Park, San Diego, California, United States
from $91
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Beach Barber Tract, San Diego, California, United States
from $147
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4.5
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House ∙ 2 guests
Pacific Beach, San Diego, California, United States
from $126
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4.8
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San Diego New Year's Eve Family Activities

Celebrating New Year's Eve is often presented as an adults-only event but in reality it is an event the whole family can enjoy. Here are some family activities you can take the kids to as they take part in the fun when you stay at San Diego hotels for New Year's Eve.

  • 1. Legoland California

    Legoland has a replica of the Times Square ball drop made from a massive Lego brick. This all takes place early enough to allow you to enjoy the breathtaking fireworks display and spend some quality time with the kids before putting them to bed.

  • 2. Family-Friendly Bash at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort

    Guests at this resort experience a live New Year's Eve countdown, balloon drops and complimentary toasts. They also have a kids party zone complete with face painting, costume contests and a buffet-style dinner for everyone.

  • 3. Living Coast Discovery Center’s NYE Celebration

    All ages are more than welcome to enjoy unique wildlife encounters, karaoke and games to make sure everyone has a fun-filled night on New Year's Eve at the Living Coast Discovery Center.

Recommended Accommodations for New Year's Eve in San Diego

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Beach Barber Tract, San Diego, California, United States
from $132
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4.2
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests
Pacific Beach, San Diego, California, United States
from $120
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Normal Heights, San Diego, California, United States
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