The city of San Diego is known around the globe for its miles and miles of white, sandy beaches, world-class theme parks, and perpetually sunny disposition. Undoubtedly, the reason you’re coming to visit us is to enjoy these perks! While you’re here, though, take some time to stop into some of the most unique shops in San Diego. They might become the defining feature of your trip.
There’s nothing more unique than “indie,” an art genre defined by its individuality. Come check out Simply Local, a marketplace for local indie producers of clothing, handmade jewelry, home decor, arts and crafts, and even food. You’ll find over 50 locally owned businesses featured here, which makes it one of the best ways to get to know San Diego and all of the shops in San Diego.
3013 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104
The Girl Can’t Help It
Explore the golden fashion ages of the 20th century at this vintage clothing shop, from the 30s all the way to the 60s. The rare vintage apparel here has been featured everywhere from magazines to movies. It’s terribly hard to find genuine vintage fashion in good condition these days, so make sure to stop in and peruse the racks at The Girl Can’t Help It.
3806 Grim Ave, San Diego, CA 92104
This shop is a breath of fresh air. With its pastel color palette and the aesthetically pleasing shelving, it’s a pleasure simply to visit. But you’ll want to take home some of their gorgeous jewelry, plants, stationary, or sweets. All the products here are fresh and inventive, from xerographica kits to yummy champagne bears. They even offer workshops here sometimes, along with other events, so make sure to check the calendar during your stay in San Diego!
3801 30th St, San Diego, CA 92104
WITH LOVE Gifts & Paperie
Grab some fun souvenirs here at one of the best shops in San Diego: scented candles, creative jewelry, books, and more. Grab a quaint, decorative greeting card to put a photo of your vacation into and send off to a loved one back one or take home some of their custom stationery to use all year round and remind you of your vacation.
1620 W Lewis St, San Diego, CA 92103
The Most Unique Shops in San Diego and Rental Homes!
If you’re the type of person who loves to explore the finer details of cities and find adventures off-the-beaten-path, take a stroll through our catalog of unique rental homes! Call 710 Beach Rentals today at (858) 598-3137 and we’ll help you find the one that’s right for you.
Be at the center of the latest trends by visiting the gorgeous city of San Diego. Incredible San Diego restaurants and shops can be found all across the city featuring the latest trends in fashion and delicacies. Here is where to shop and dine:
Find some of the quirkiest and cutest trends by visiting local shop, Bubbles Boutique. This popular spot is a haven of the latest trends in clothing, jewelry, shoes, handbags, and more. Some of the most unique items can even be found here that are a perfect gift to bring back home to loved ones. Check out Bubbles Boutique at 226 Fifth Ave on Sundays from 11:00am to 7:00pm and Monday through Saturday from 10:00am to 8:00pm.
Le Bel Age Boutique
You will not find any bad reviews about Le Bel Age Boutique. From the owner’s exquisite taste in clothing to her individual attention given to each customer, you cannot go wrong with a stop through this bohemian boutique. Each selection of clothing will have you looking and feeling great about yourself too. The apparel and accessories selection will have you stand out among a crowd in a great way. Visit Le Bel Age Boutique at 1607 W Lewis St Tuesday through Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am to 5:00pm.
Gastropubs continue to be one of the top trends for restaurants in San Diego and Starlite does not disappoint. This stylish eatery features classic American entrees with hip craft cocktails, all in swanky atmosphere. Enjoy your meal indoors or grab a table on the patio area out back. Starlite is a popular spot in town for New Year’s Eve and other celebrations. Stop in Starlite for your next trendy meal at 3175 India St Saturday through Thursday from 5:00pm to 1:00am and Fridays from 4:00pm to 1:00am.
Another popular trend in San Diego is delivering meals using seasonal ingredients. This allows the menu to rotate at Trust every season but continue to serve delicious New American cuisine. The expansive wine and craft cocktail list will have something for everyone on it too. Stop in Trust found at 3752 Park Blvd Monday through Friday from 5:00pm to 9:00pm and weekends from 9:00am to 2:00pm for brunch and 5:00pm to 9:00pm for dinner.
San Diego is Waiting
Experience these San Diego restaurants and trendy shops during your next getaway. Book one of our exclusive vacation homes in the area to be close by these trendy establishments for ease and comfort.
As you start packing for your unforgettable San Diego getaway, there is one thing it is vital you remember: We have washers and dryers in each of our 710 Beach Rentals homes, so you can pack lightly, because you’re going to want to leave plenty of room for the treasures you find while you’re here! In addition to beaches, perfect weather, and SeaWorld, San Diego is practically the shopping mecca of California; only Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills tops what you find here, and that is less than a three-hour drive, so it IS something you could add to your itinerary if you are feeling adventurous! But because we know how much you will want to stay in our section of the state, we’re providing this list of the best places to shop in San Diego— start warming up those credit cards!
Bazaar Del Mundo, 4133 Taylor Street
Let’s start by soaking up a bit of the local flavor. This open-air mall is home to the finest in Southwest décor, accessories, and clothing! Colorful and bright and located in the heart of Old Town San Diego, the treasures you find here are guaranteed to be unlike anything you can find in your home state!
5 & A Dime, 828 G Street
Have you ever noticed that many of the shops you find on vacation are geared toward women? Well, not this sensibly priced and very hip men’s clothing and accessory shop! Offering everything a man and his dog could ask for (yes, they also sell bowties and bandanas for your precious pooch!), 5 & A Dime is the perfect spot to get your husband on board for a little shopping expedition.
Bine & Vine Bottle Shop, 3334 Adams Avenue
When you get your first glimpse of your 710 Beach Rentals vacation escape, you’re probably going to start planning on spending some serious time at “home.” And what makes an excellent rental even better? A bottle of wine, some great beer, and of course, that sunset off the balcony! And because the sunset views are free, you’ll only need to shop for the wine and beer at this amazing shop right here.
Gaslamp Garage, 301 5th Avenue
Searching for souvenirs has never been cooler than when the hunt begins at the Gaslamp Garage. Offering a unique selection of souvenirs, clothing, and accessories, you may find yourself returning more than once—it’s that addictive!
Congratulate Yourself, and Enjoy the Best Places to Shop in San Diego!
You started out your fabulous California vacation the right way by choosing 710 Beach Rentals for your rental needs. Airy, spacious, and designed for comfort, our homes are the perfect example of California wonder. Reserve your stay today!