California Vacation Rentals

Top Vacation Destinations in California

  • Los Angeles14,322 Properties
  • Mammoth Lakes13,996 Properties
  • Big Bear Lake12,243 Properties
  • San Diego8,598 Properties
  • Palm Springs8,559 Properties
  • La Quinta5,366 Properties
  • San Francisco5,054 Properties
  • Palm Desert4,919 Properties
  • Big Bear City4,895 Properties

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in California

  • The Mackall House - HUGE Private home! Sleeps 14! Two kitchens and game room!
     6br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $856
  • Seas the Days On the Lori Anne!
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $211
  • Luxury One Bedroom Suite, Prime Location!
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $63
  • Conveniently located townhouse near PAX River
     3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $25
  • Private one bedroom Apartment
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $85
  • Quiet Single Family Home. Minutes From Base!
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $67
  • Waterfront Retreat near Solomons Island
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $441
  • Downtown Retreat With Water Views!
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $226

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California Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • ISAACS ESTATE - secret hideaway & BAMBOO GARDENS
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $21

California Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Waterfront Modern Home- Jacuzzi, Sauna, 1hr to DC
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $376
  • Sí Paradise is an experience for the soul
     3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $246
  • Spacious and Fully-Renovated with 2 Master Suites!
     4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $480
  • Large RENOVATED private home with LOTS of space!
    Excellent6br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $845

California Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Stoneys B&B
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $297

California Travel Guide

The Golden State of California is one of the most beautiful destinations in the entire USA. Home to hip towns, stunning beaches, and cosmopolitan cities, a California road trip should be on every travelers bucket list.

Things to Do in California

Visiting the major cities is a must when traveling through California. In Los Angeles, be sure to stop by all of the highlights that offer a glimpse into the lifestyles of the rich and famous. See how your handprint sizes up to that of your favorite actors and actresses at Hollywood Boulevard and get ready for your close up (or just check out the famous settings from the movies) on a tour of movie sets such as Universal Studios or Warner Bros Studios. Afterwards, venture Southwards to San Diego to visit the world famous zoo and hang out with the hipsters of Ocean Beach.

Though the big cities are a major draw of California, it's the smaller beach towns that possess the true Californian vibe. Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ocean County are a few areas with laid-back charm and happening main streets. Wine connoisseurs will love all of the delicacies and blends available for sampling in Santa Ynez and Napa Valleys.

Of course, no trip to California is complete without stopping by San Francisco and seeing its crazy hills and steep layout firsthand. Drive up to the viewing point by the Golden Gate Bridge and pose for beautiful photos, as well as take a tour of the spooky Alcatraz prison.

Best Places to Stay in California

Time permitting, the best way to approach California is to take a road trip up or down the coast, and make several stops as you go. Alternatively, stay in the major cities of LA, San Francisco and San Diego and take day trips out from each base.

Best Time to Visit California

Owing to its Mediterranean climate, California is a pleasant place to visit all year round.

Price and Availability in California

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Vacation Rentals in California

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, RedAwning and many more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 267,485 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in California ranging from cheap options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in California is available at $4 per night. On average, a place to stay in California will cost you $292 per night.

If you have to have an internet connection during your time in California, then you can choose from over 5,517 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 691 places to stay include a morning meal. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 328 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to California, you'll want to pick from 5,859 places to stay that provide parking. We track 1,226 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 1,630 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In California AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 4 providers, including 5,955 places to stay from Airbnb, 37 accommodations from Priceline and 37 places to stay from RedAwning.

157,938 of the accommodations in California have been reviewed and rated. 61% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 89,617 places to stay right now.

Destinations in California

  • Venice3,757 Properties
  • Oceanside3,677 Properties
  • South Lake Tahoe3,322 Properties
  • Anaheim3,125 Properties
  • Hollywood2,750 Properties
  • San Jose2,638 Properties
  • Napa2,389 Properties
  • Santa Monica2,276 Properties
  • Cathedral City2,201 Properties
  • Carlsbad2,103 Properties
  • Santa Cruz2,035 Properties
  • Lake Arrowhead2,034 Properties
  • Truckee1,781 Properties
  • Mountain View1,772 Properties
  • Sunnyvale1,749 Properties
  • Santa Barbara1,676 Properties
  • Yosemite National Park1,650 Properties
  • Rancho Mirage1,624 Properties
  • Santa Clara1,609 Properties
  • Olympic Valley1,568 Properties
  • Beverly Hills1,532 Properties
  • Oakland1,518 Properties
  • Solana Beach1,498 Properties
  • Sea Ranch1,489 Properties
  • Joshua Tree1,398 Properties
  • Pismo Beach1,355 Properties
  • Huntington Beach1,350 Properties
  • San Clemente1,339 Properties
  • Sacramento1,337 Properties
  • Groveland1,276 Properties
  • Laguna Beach1,253 Properties
  • Idyllwild1,252 Properties
  • Malibu1,249 Properties
  • Santa Rosa1,184 Properties
  • Encinitas1,183 Properties
  • Arnold1,150 Properties
  • Newport Beach1,131 Properties
  • Sonoma1,126 Properties
  • Berkeley1,110 Properties
  • Costa Mesa1,107 Properties
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea1,093 Properties
  • Pacific Grove1,072 Properties
  • Redding1,057 Properties
  • Ventura1,048 Properties
  • Oxnard1,029 Properties
  • Temecula1,013 Properties
  • Garden Grove998 Properties
  • Daly City987 Properties
  • Tahoe City972 Properties
  • Desert Hot Springs960 Properties
  • San Luis Obispo954 Properties
  • Morro Bay938 Properties
  • Monterey935 Properties
  • Oakhurst935 Properties
  • Carnelian Bay919 Properties
  • Guerneville911 Properties
  • Orange901 Properties
  • Inglewood892 Properties
  • Bermuda Dunes891 Properties
  • Cambria884 Properties
  • Bakersfield882 Properties
  • Redwood City867 Properties
  • Menlo Park847 Properties
  • Yucca Valley825 Properties
  • Coronado812 Properties
  • Palo Alto807 Properties
  • Burbank797 Properties
  • Irvine787 Properties
  • Tahoe Vista784 Properties
  • Windsor770 Properties
  • West Hollywood765 Properties
  • Fort Bragg761 Properties
  • Aptos730 Properties
  • South San Francisco729 Properties
  • Cupertino714 Properties
  • Avalon713 Properties
  • Milpitas704 Properties
  • Sherman Oaks704 Properties
  • Coachella692 Properties
  • Chico686 Properties
  • Mill Valley685 Properties
  • Seaside680 Properties
  • Mariposa666 Properties
  • Healdsburg652 Properties
  • Twentynine Palms645 Properties
  • Fawnskin641 Properties
  • Woodland Hills634 Properties
  • Shaver Lake631 Properties
  • Eureka631 Properties
  • Mendocino619 Properties
  • Fullerton603 Properties
  • Alameda595 Properties
  • Bass Lake594 Properties
  • Arcata586 Properties
  • Indian Wells582 Properties
  • Marina del Rey578 Properties
  • Escondido577 Properties
  • Pasadena563 Properties
  • Paso Robles562 Properties
  • Vallejo560 Properties
  • Long Beach555 Properties
  • Calistoga545 Properties
  • Cayucos544 Properties
  • Borrego Springs544 Properties
  • Westminster534 Properties
  • Three Rivers534 Properties
  • Vista525 Properties
  • Hawthorne521 Properties
  • St. Helena520 Properties
  • Studio City514 Properties
  • San Rafael511 Properties
  • Imperial Beach508 Properties
  • Rancho Cucamonga503 Properties
  • Trinidad498 Properties
  • Del Mar486 Properties
  • Salinas484 Properties
  • Goleta482 Properties
  • Manhattan Beach477 Properties
  • Topanga471 Properties
  • San Bruno469 Properties
  • Avila Beach466 Properties
  • Hermosa Beach463 Properties
  • Nevada City452 Properties
  • Crescent City451 Properties
  • Alhambra449 Properties
  • La Mesa445 Properties
  • Pacifica443 Properties
  • Chula Vista443 Properties
  • Newport Coast441 Properties
  • Solvang436 Properties
  • Modesto435 Properties
  • Arcadia429 Properties
  • June Lake424 Properties
  • Buena Park424 Properties
  • Murrieta424 Properties
  • Visalia421 Properties
  • El Segundo420 Properties
  • Sebastopol419 Properties
  • Culver City415 Properties
  • Oceano414 Properties
  • Santa Ana414 Properties
  • Gualala413 Properties
  • Campbell409 Properties
  • El Cajon408 Properties
  • Burlingame406 Properties
  • Carpinteria406 Properties
  • Watsonville404 Properties
  • Dana Point403 Properties
  • Arroyo Grande401 Properties
  • Ojai398 Properties
  • Pebble Beach388 Properties
  • Hacienda Heights387 Properties
  • Rancho Cordova382 Properties
  • Carmel Valley382 Properties
  • Capitola382 Properties
  • Grass Valley379 Properties
  • Templeton379 Properties
  • Pacific Palisades375 Properties
  • Clovis374 Properties
  • Bodega Bay373 Properties
  • Atascadero371 Properties
  • Los Gatos368 Properties
  • Walnut Creek362 Properties
  • Roseville360 Properties
  • Julian360 Properties
  • Kings Beach359 Properties
  • Dublin357 Properties
  • Crestline353 Properties
  • Fresno350 Properties
  • Seal Beach345 Properties
  • Livermore345 Properties
  • Mount Shasta344 Properties
  • Union City339 Properties
  • Thousand Oaks338 Properties
  • Lancaster337 Properties
  • Santa Maria336 Properties
  • Los Altos335 Properties
  • Petaluma334 Properties
  • Altadena324 Properties
  • Fallbrook324 Properties
  • Concord322 Properties
  • Glen Ellen317 Properties
  • Angels Camp317 Properties
  • Cardiff-by-the-Sea314 Properties
  • North Hollywood312 Properties
  • Hayward303 Properties
  • Lodi301 Properties
  • Bishop298 Properties
  • Pomona297 Properties
  • Palmdale297 Properties
  • Novato291 Properties
  • Merced291 Properties
  • Newark290 Properties
  • Running Springs283 Properties
  • Grover Beach283 Properties
  • Victorville280 Properties
  • Twain Harte280 Properties
  • Davis276 Properties
  • Murphys276 Properties
  • Encino273 Properties
  • Lake Forest273 Properties
  • Corona272 Properties
  • San Carlos268 Properties
  • Monte Rio268 Properties
  • Chino Hills268 Properties
  • Sonora266 Properties
  • Tarzana265 Properties
  • Richmond262 Properties
  • Elk Grove262 Properties
  • Playa Vista260 Properties
  • Fontana259 Properties
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  • Castro Valley258 Properties
  • Whittier257 Properties
  • El Cerrito254 Properties
  • Fairfield253 Properties
  • Laguna Niguel253 Properties
  • Marina251 Properties
  • San Mateo249 Properties
  • San Marcos248 Properties
  • Morgan Hill246 Properties
  • Belmont245 Properties
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  • Riverside242 Properties
  • San Pedro237 Properties
  • Pleasanton235 Properties
  • Placerville234 Properties
  • Redondo Beach231 Properties
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  • Redlands228 Properties
  • National City228 Properties
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  • Vacaville219 Properties
  • Little River216 Properties
  • Ramona216 Properties
  • Foster City215 Properties
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  • Diamond Bar213 Properties
  • Forestville213 Properties
  • Ukiah207 Properties
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  • McKinleyville197 Properties
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  • Lake Elsinore191 Properties
  • Lompoc187 Properties
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  • Cazadero177 Properties
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  • Lakeport119 Properties
  • Ridgecrest116 Properties
  • Blairsden-Graeagle115 Properties
  • Squaw Valley112 Properties
  • Kernville112 Properties
  • Los Olivos107 Properties
  • Santee100 Properties
  • Playa Del Rey98 Properties
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  • Gardena95 Properties
  • Homewood88 Properties
  • El Centro80 Properties
  • Van Nuys78 Properties
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  • Needles58 Properties
  • Moorpark56 Properties
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  • La Jolla18 Properties