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Explore summer rentals in popular or off-the-beaten-path vacation spots for a season to remember.
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Find the perfect summer vacation from thousands of homes across the U.S.

Longer days and sunny skies mean it’s time for the year’s most exciting trip: the big summer getaway. Browse popular summer vacation destinations and plan a trip to remember by the beach, lake, or mountains.

Family summer vacations

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Summer beach vacations

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Disney World

Stay close to the action at one of Florida’s most popular summer destinations. Fill your days with amusement park thrills, then kick back at a vacation home to cool off by the pool or keep the fun going.

Summer lake vacations

The days of summer camp live on at the lake. Between sharing laughs by the water, paddling canoes, and toasting marshmallows, you’re in for a treat.


Yellowstone National Park

Lace up your hiking boots for sightseeing natural wonders like Old Faithful and roaming wildlife. Nothing says “adventure” quite like a trip to a national park.

Summer mountain vacations

Let your summer vacation reach new peaks with a trip to the mountains. Gear up for hiking, stargazing, and stories by the fire.

Summer vacation resorts

Summer vacation FAQs

Most summer vacations take place in the warmer months of May, June, July, and August, but to make the most out of your vacation, check for weather events and rain seasons before you travel.

Adults and kids alike can agree family-friendly vacation destinations like Myrtle Beach, SC; San Diego, CA; Lake Tahoe, and the Smoky Mountains have something for everyone to enjoy.

For a romantic summer vacation, book a getaway along the Outer Banks, the Oregon Coast, Midcoast Maine, or Lake Champlain.

Nobody should miss out on vacation, including your four-legged friends. The Smoky Mountains, the Oregon Coast, Colorado, and Florida are excellent pet-friendly vacation spots.

Find the perfect home base for an extended stay with Vacasa’s long-term vacation rentals and give yourself plenty of time to unwind or explore.

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