11 Indoor Photoshoot Locations in San Diego

San Diego is an outdoor lover’s paradise with plenty of California sunshine, oceanfront views, and mild weather year-round. But while San Diego’s outdoor scene is thriving, there’s just as much beauty to be found indoors. From historical chateaus to state-of-the-art production studios, there’s no shortage of gorgeous venues where you can snap swoon-worthy Instagram photos. To help you get started, we’ve rounded up our favorite indoor photoshoot locations in San Diego. All are available on Peerspace; all are waiting for you to book!

1. Let your creativity flow at this full-service photography studio

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At this one-stop creative studio in Kearny Mesa, you can experience true versatility. Whatever you need to shoot, advertising, fashion, editorial, product, or even celebrity shoots, this studio has the tools you need to make it happen. There are tons of backdrops, lighting tools, and props for you to work with. If you’re not a pro photographer, you can even hire one directly through the venue to make your shoot a whole lot easier. How awesome is that? Learn more details at this indoor photoshoot location in San Diego’s Peerspace listing

2. Get funky at this artistic haven

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Every inch of this Point Loma space oozes eclectic character, from the exposed rafters to the zebra stripe floor. This place is packed full of one-of-a-kind art installations and quirky props to pose beside. The amount of variety is almost overwhelming! The space even comes with blackout curtains and lighting equipment to help you stage the picture-perfect lighting scheme. There’s even a cafe where you can recharge when you book for a private event on Peerspace

3. Stand in the rain at the San Diego Rain Room

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This is an indoor photoshoot location in San Diego unlike any other! Inside the San Diego rain room, you’ll find a dazzling mirror pool where the surreal meets reality. Turn on the artificial rain and stand beneath a dramatic downpour, or lie back in repose with the reflective pool beneath you. The diffused LED backdrop provides the perfect glow for dreamy shots by the water. The Rain Room is only available to book for a limited number of days each month. Hurry and book your session on Peerspace today! 

4. Take your Instagram feed to church at this Balboa home

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Crowned “Home of the Year” by San Diego Home and Garden in 1986, this Golden Hill home has been winning hearts for decades. The current decor showcases a colorful “disco church” aesthetic, blending the best old-school charm and new-school design sense. There’s no shortage of dazzling architectural details or unique backdrops where you can stage your pics. Check out what all the fuss is about on Peerspace

5. Channel the French renaissance at this unique studio

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Looking for indoor photoshoot locations in San Diego that ooze elegance? You’re in luck. At this Miramar photo studio, you’ll find countless Renaissance-inspired set pieces and props to give your photos that certain “Je ne sais quoi.” Thanks to the studio’s 15’ tall artificial window, you’ll be able to capture soft morning light at any time of day. Take your next vanity or boudoir photoshoot to a whole new level when you book this stunning venue on Peersapce

6. Bright and light is the name of the game at this downtown space

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Clean, airy, and open, this versatile studio is a breath of fresh air in La Mesa. Located on the ground floor of a bustling street, the massive front windows shed plenty of light on the minimalist studio space. The open floor space provides numerous possibilities for editorial shoots, portraits, or any other photoshoot your heart desires. If you love natural light, this is the place to be! Make it your own when you book it on Peerspace.  

7. Get intense at this blood-red lair

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Are sunshine and fresh flowers not your speed? At our next indoor photoshoot location in San Diego, you can let your alternative side run wild. This dramatic hideout will pack a punch to your Instagram page with a rich color palette of red, black, and gold. Stretch out in the REDRUM bedroom, ponder your existence in the old-world living room, or stare down the camera in front of the mix-match wood wall. Book it on Peerspace and feed your gothic soul.  

8. The 70s are alive and well at this vintage apartment

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At this lively retro apartment, you can bring the best of the 70s to your next photoshoot! Every inch of this adorable space is packed full of classic decor, from the funky orange living room to the pink and purple bedroom. If you need help picking out the perfect wardrobe, you can even rent vintage clothing from the host of this Peerspace venue! And at only $45 an hour, this listing is a steal. 

9. Feel like a bohemian queen at this industrial loft

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Industrial grunge meets bohemian flair at this stunning loft in the heart of Gaslamp Quarter. The listing comes with a vast library of luxurious props that you can move around to your heart’s content. Bright brick walls and concrete flooring will lend texture to your pics, and the huge windows will give your shoot plenty of natural light. It’s perfect for lifestyle, bridal, or maternity photoshoots that require a touch of the eclectic. Check out all this space’s amenities on Peerspace

10. Stop and smell the roses at this mini creative space

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This adorable Palm City photo studio has all the props you need to bring your vision to life. Capture soft portraits in front of the flower wall, sultry boudoir shots at the vintage vanity, or elegant glamor shots on the Victorian fainting couch. You can even add on a selection of seamless backdrops or professional lights for even more variety. At a base price of $50 an hour, this Peerspace listing provides a ton of options for a bargain! 

11. Wander an enchanted estate from the 1890s

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Perched atop a stunning hilltop, our final offering boasts some of the best views in San Diego. The historic home is surrounded by two acres of immaculate gardens, providing privacy for your session. Inside you’ll find rich wooden features and elegant furnishings accented with pops of lush greenery. It’s absolutely stunning during golden hour when you can capture shots filled with natural light. Just one photo isn’t enough to do this gorgeous estate justice. Head over to Peerspace and prepare to have your mind blown.

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