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Top Luxury Apartments in San Diego County

San Diego Mission Bay outdoor activities

San Diego is known as one of America’s finest cities for a reason. Temperate weather, pristine beaches, abundant entertainment options and top employers make it a great place to live. For renters looking for a new apartment community, there are a variety of neighborhoods and amenities to fit every lifestyle. If you’re going to live in one of America’s finest cities, why not live in luxury? Here are our top picks for the best luxury apartments in San Diego.

The Village Mission Valley

At The Village Mission Valley, take advantage of resort-style amenities including an on-site market, bar and bistro, state-of-the-art fitness center, saltwater pools and spas, private dog park, clubhouse and iLounge workspace. This luxury apartment community sits on its own private bluff overlooking Mission Valley and is designed for San Diego’s active outdoor lifestyle with a surrounding jogging trail and expansive lawn spaces. Choose from over 20 floor plans with sleek, contemporary finishes that include stainless steel kitchen appliances, high-speed fiber internet and generously-sized closets for added storage.

Village Mission Valley pool view

Del Rio 

Experience the best of Mission Valley’s indoor-outdoor lifestyle at Del Rio with spacious contemporary floor plans, upgraded gourmet kitchens, private patios and balconies, resort-style saltwater pools and intimate fireplace lounges. This complete living destination offers the best of everything just beyond your doorstep. Enjoy an unbeatable location near local restaurants and walkable access to the San Diego Fenton Parkway trolley station, providing easy connectivity to downtown San Diego.

The Villas of Renaissance

Located in vibrant La Jolla, The Villas of Renaissance is adjacent to top employment campuses and walkable to premier shopping, dining and entertainment destinations at Westfield UTC. Surrounded by spacious grounds, thoughtfully designed on-site amenities include a Great Lawn with lounge seating, TVs and barbecues, a movement studio for yoga and pilates and a private movie theater. Spacious apartment homes feature contemporary details like quartz countertops, full-size washers and dryers and wood-burning fireplaces. Explore newly-remodeled studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans, some with dens and lofts.

Villas of Renaissance lounge area

La Jolla Palms

Tranquility and luxury are what you’ll find at La Jolla Palms. This peaceful apartment community has the feel of a tropical oasis with a garden village design and welcoming courtyards that lead to outdoor dining areas and resort-style amenities. Each home offers in-unit washers and dryers, walk-in closets, private patios and balconies, stainless steel kitchen appliances and granite countertops. Situated in one of San Diego’s most sought-after locations, this community is conveniently located near neighborhood eateries, UCSD Health, white sand beaches and more. 

La Jolla Palms kitchen

Torrey Ridge

Overlooking Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve and hiking trails, Torrey Ridge is a perfect community for those seeking an active and well-balanced lifestyle. Additional wellness-focused amenities include a sports court, a state-of-the-art fitness center, resort-style pools and an outdoor children’s play area. Discover spacious, reimagined residences with high-speed fiber and Nest thermostats. With an iLounge workspace and conference rooms on-site, there’s no better place to work from home.

Torrey Ridge ping pong table


If you’re looking for a luxury apartment near San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter, look no further. Harborview is located in the heart of downtown San Diego, with panoramic rooftop views of city lights and the San Diego Bay. Enjoy the stunning views on the modern rooftop pool deck, which features comfortable seating, fire pits and barbecue areas. At Harborview, the best of the Marina District is right outside your door with walkable access to outdoor dining, daily conveniences and Seaport Village. Revitalized studio, one- and two-bedroom floor plans (some with lofts) feature light-filled living areas, vaulted ceilings and private patios or balconies. 

Pacific View

Enjoy the best of coastal living at Pacific View, a hillside gated community in Carlsbad with light-filled apartment homes and townhomes overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Residents enjoy fully-equipped kitchens, in-home washer and dryer, hardwood flooring and upscale finishes. Some recently revitalized community amenities include an iLounge workspace, beach-entry pools and a clubhouse with TV’s and an entertaining kitchen. With Carlsbad’s most popular golf courses and shopping destinations just minutes away, including The Shoppes at Carlsbad and Carlsbad Premium Outlets, residents can maximize convenience and recreation.

Pacific View pool

All of these luxury apartment communities in San Diego County offer exceptional amenities, upscale features and convenient locations—schedule a tour today! Want to explore other apartment communities in southern California? Take advantage of our San Diego County apartment finder and Orange County apartment finder.