The City of Escondido, CA
The city of Escondido is located in the state of California in San Diego County and has a population of 140,170 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Escondido is San Diego, approximately 14 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Escondido, including Best Pizza Worlds, Briarwood Restaurant, Agrusa's Super Sandwiches, Antonio's Mexican Food and Bamboo House Chinese Restaurant. For a larger selection of Escondido restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Escondido Golf Courses, Casinos and/or Zoos, including the Harrah's Rincon-San Diego Casino and Resort, Woods Valley Golf Club, The Fountains Executive Course at Welk Resort - San Diego, Eagle Crest Golf Club and Eagle Crest Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Escondido please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Escondido:
- Carlsbad McClellan-Palomar Airport (CLD)
- Oceanside Airport (OCN)
- San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)
Escondido, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Escondido experiences an average high temperature of 81 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 55 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.44 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Escondido with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 69 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Escondido to receive an average of 2.77 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.1 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 112 degrees in the summer and as low as 25 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Escondido should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 77 degrees, and nighttime lows of 52.
Escondido, California Attractions
1Carlton Oaks Country Club - Santee,
The Carlton Oaks Country Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1950, this Santee course designed by Dye Designs International is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 619-448-8500. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 9200 Inwood Dr, Santee, CA 92071
2Carmel Mountain Ranch Country Club - San Diego,
The Carmel Mountain Ranch Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1986, this San Diego course designed by Ron Fream is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 858-487-9224. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 14050 Carmel Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92128
3Centro Cultural de la Raza - , Balboa Park, , , , , San Diego,
The Centro Cultural de la Raza is a non-profit organization with the specific mission to create, preserve, promote and educate about Chicano, Mexicano, Indigenousand Latino art and culture. It is located in Balboa Park in San Diego, California.
4Children's Pool Beach - , Children's Pool Beach,
A sea wall built in 1931 protects the beach from waves, making it a favorite spot for divers and swimmers. Before the sea wall was built, there was a shallow water area between a large rock and a mainland bluff called "Seal Rock Point." The sea wall was built on top of several rocks, across the channel. It is topped by a paved walkway protected by railings.
5Colina Park Golf Course - San Diego,
The Colina Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1954, this San Diego course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 619-582-4704. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 4085 52nd St, San Diego, CA 92105
6Cox Arena - San Diego State University - San Diego,
Viejas Arena, that can be found on the San Diego State University campus in San Diego, California, is the home of the San Diego State Aztecs men's and women's basketball teams. Viejas Arena opened its doors to the campus and community in July of 1997 and seats 12,414 for basketball and up to 12,845 for concerts. The facility also hosts SDSU's commencement ceremonies. Previously, the Aztecs played at Peterson Gymnasium also on the SDSU campus.
7Del Mar - Del Mar,
Del Mar is a beach town in San Diego County, California. The population was 4,389 at the 2000 census. The San Diego County Fair is hosted on the Del Mar Fairgrounds every summer. Del Mar is Spanish for "of the sea" or "by the sea", because it is that can be found on the Pacific Ocean. Colonel Jacob Taylor purchased 338 acres from Enoch Talbert in 1885, with visions of building a seaside resort for the rich and famous.
8Diamond Valley Golf Club - Hemet,
The Diamond Valley Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Riverside County California. Built in 1999, this Hemet course designed by Bill Martin is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 909-767-0828. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 31220 Sage Rd, Hemet, CA 92543
9DoubleTree Carmel Highland Resort - San Diego,
The DoubleTree Carmel Highland Resort is an 18 hole resort golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1964, this San Diego course designed by William F. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 858-672-9100. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 14455 Penasquitos Dr, San Diego, CA 92129
10Eagle Crest Golf Club - San Diego,
The Eagle Crest Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1989, this San Diego course designed by David Rainville is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 760-737-9762. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 2492 Old Ranch Rd, San Diego, CA 92027
Escondido, California Hotels
Escondido, California Restaurants
This is a list of Escondido Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
Published September 20, 2011
These top 10 zoos on the West Coast of the US including Alaska and Hawaii are a wonderful place to learn about the fascinating animals in our world's diverse habitats.
Published August 25, 2011
A fun filled family trip to Sea World in San Diego California with our 3 year old son and 10 month old daughter.
Published August 24, 2011
Our family visit to the San Diego Zoo in California was the highlight of our trip, with exhibits like the Elephant Odyssey, Polar Rim, the Great Apes and much more
Published July 11, 2011
La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, CA has something for everyone and is featured by Tots and Travel as one of the top 10 family resorts on the West Coast
Published May 19, 2011
A San Diego family vacation with two young children, including a detailed review about the Days Hotel, Hotel Circle accommodations, dining, and nearby attractions.
Published February 18, 2011
Our relaxing one day family get-away to Mission Bay San Diego, including a visit to the Quail Botanical Gardens, San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve and much more.
Published December 29, 2010
While at the vineyards of Temecula Valley, our family visited the Leonesse Cellars and the Wilson Creak Winery and Vineyard with our children.
Published December 29, 2010
The Flower Fields of Carlsbad are 50 acres of blooming beauty on a hillside overlooking the sea. The Flower Fields of Carlsbad offer fun-filled special events and activities.
Published December 29, 2010
With so many wild animals to see in a preserved replica of their own natural habitat, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park offers a fascinating view of the wild life there.
Published December 29, 2010
What is so wonderful about Legoland in Carlsbad is the interactive fun-filled activities that engage children and take their imaginations to greater heights.