Where to stay near California?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 50,416 house rentals near California. From 25,269 Houses to 1,083 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near California for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in California?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in California. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Palm Springs: 5,975 vacation rentals
  • San Diego: 5,672 vacation rentals
  • Palm Desert: 7,200 vacation rentals
  • Los Angeles: 6,182 vacation rentals
  • San Francisco: 1,686 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in California! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in California?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in California:

  • Palm Springs: 5,975 rentals
  • San Diego: 5,672 rentals
  • Palm Desert: 7,200 rentals
  • Los Angeles: 6,182 rentals
  • San Francisco: 1,686 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to California?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in California are:

  • Palm Springs International Airport (PSP): 7,086 home rentals
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO): 1,749 home rentals
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): 5,477 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in California?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in California. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Disneyland: 2,802 vacation homes
  • Venice Beach: 5,492 vacation homes
  • Palm Desert Country Club: 4,627 vacation homes
  • Rancho Las Palmas Country Club: 7,593 vacation homes
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 3,696 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around California listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around California

Palm Springs
5,975 vacation rentals
San Diego
5,672 vacation rentals
Palm Desert
7,200 vacation rentals
Los Angeles
6,182 vacation rentals
San Francisco
1,686 vacation rentals
Anaheim
1,271 vacation rentals
La Quinta
4,844 vacation rentals
Santa Monica
3,726 vacation rentals
Malibu
2,141 vacation rentals
Rancho Mirage
6,437 vacation rentals
Indio
4,838 vacation rentals
Indian Wells
5,372 vacation rentals
Carlsbad
2,397 vacation rentals
Oceanside
1,864 vacation rentals
Long Beach
1,320 vacation rentals
Newport Beach
2,320 vacation rentals
Cathedral City
5,124 vacation rentals
Huntington Beach
2,430 vacation rentals
Santa Barbara
901 vacation rentals
Laguna Beach
2,233 vacation rentals