If you’re looking for the best place to bond with your family, check this Top Camping Spots for Families in San Diego. Enjoy San Diego’s amazing weather, set up a tent and enjoy the stars to end your sun-filled day perfectly. Take this opportunity to build a good relationship and interact with your family and friends.
Here are some of the top places for families to camp in San Diego.
CAMPLAND ON THE BAY
An award-winning area that hosts both tents and RVs, this Mission Bay site sits right on the bay. It’s also great for quick access to many of the downtown area attractions.
SAN DIEGO KOA RESORT
Offering more of the “glamping” style vacation is this camping destination located near downtown San Diego. Cabins include TV with surround sound, air conditioning, kitchens and more.
LAKE JENNINGS PARK
Heading inland, this lakefront option is great for the family who likes to go fishing. Complete with a covered playground area for kids, paddleboat, rowboat or motorboat rentals are available onsite.
SANTEE LAKES RECREATION PRESERVE
For more fishing fun, park your camping gear at this 190-acre park. With seven lakes created from recycled water, enjoy nature via boat, biking and more. .
SAN DIEGO ZOO SAFARI PARK: ROAR AND SNORE
Enjoy an overnight adventure inside the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Sleep near lions and elephants (safely secured in their habitats of course), overlooking the park’s African Plains field exhibit, which also includes giraffes, rhinos and more.
CARLSBAD STATE BEACH
Situated in North County San Diego, this campsite features oceanfront spots with easy access to the beach by day and the soothing sounds of crashing waves to lull you to sleep at night.
SAN ELIJO CAMPGROUND
Similar to the Carlsbad State Beach site, this camping area is also beach front and ideal for families looking for some fun in the sun. Not only is there a family-friendly 360-degree ocean view taco stand on the grounds, but a camp store as well.
Check out https://www.sandiego.org/articles/family/camping.aspx to know more about the best family camp grounds from the beach to the mountain.