South Bay

Is a vibrant and diverse region with many unique experiences.


Discover the Sunshine State of Mind in South Bay San Diego!


South Bay San Diego is a vibrant and diverse region with many unique experiences. It boasts beautiful beaches where visitors can surf, swim, and sunbathe. For foodies, South Bay offers an incredible array of international cuisine, including Mexican, Vietnamese, and Filipino. And with its proximity to the Mexican border, South Bay provides a unique blend of cultures and influences in its art, music, and events throughout the year.

Regions You’ll Love

  • Chula Vista: A diverse neighborhood in South Bay San Diego known for its variety of housing options, including single-family homes, townhomes, and apartments. The area is family-friendly, with well-maintained streets and parks.

  • National City and Lincoln Acres: Two neighboring communities in South Bay San Diego known for their rich history, diverse population, and convenient location. Lincoln Acres is known for its agricultural heritage and tight-knit community. National City was the second city to be incorporated in San Diego and at one point had the largest number of Victorian era homes in the county.

  • Coronado: Technically part of South County, Coronado is home to the famous Hotel del Coronado, beautiful mansions, and a stunning beach that offers camping, biking trails, and marvelous fishing opportunities. Here you will find high rise condos and large estates to enjoy all Coronado has to offer.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Royal Mandarin in National City is a local favorite with a menu full of delicious Chinese dishes. And after you've finished your meal, why not check out some of the other great entertainment options in the area? The Crown Room brunch at the Coronado Hotel is the perfect way to spend a lazy Sunday morning, while the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge offers a chance to get up close and personal with nature. If shopping is more your style, National City's Westfield Plaza Bonita has many stores and restaurants to explore. And when you're ready to relax, head to Bayside Park or Otay Park for fresh air and sunshine.


Things to Do

South Bay San Diego is home to several stunning beaches, including the famous Silver Strand State Beach, known for its beautiful white sand, biking trails, and marvelous fishing opportunities. For families with children, Sesame Place in Chula Vista is a popular attraction, featuring rides, shows, and other fun activities. Visitors can also enjoy the natural beauty of the region at Rohr Park in Bonita or Paradise Hills, a residential neighborhood with access to parks and recreational areas. Coronado is good for beginner surfers, while the “Outlet” on the Northside serves as a surfing staple for locals and North Beach offers dog-friendly beaches.  Chula Vista also offers easy access to amenities such as Aquatica San Diego water park and the Living Coast Discovery Center to explore local trains and learn about wildlife. 

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