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Make California your next getaway—choose from 1,736 great California Vacation Rentals

From the glistening blue waters of Lake Tahoe to the bustling boardwalk of Santa Cruz, California draws visitors for all kinds of vacations. A beach house in Santa Barbara? A ski chalet at Northstar? There's no better place to soak up natural beauty, lively culture, and of course some sunshine.

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California vacation rentals for every getaway

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The Nest 3D Tour
1 Bed | 1 Bath | Sleeps 3

The Nest - Idyllwild, CA

From $119
Back Nine Bungalow 3D Tour
4 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 10

Back Nine Bungalow - South Lake Tahoe, CA

From $165
Tasteful Truckee Cabin 3D Tour
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Tasteful Truckee Cabin - Truckee, CA

From $148
House on Cold Creek 3D Tour
5 Bed | 4.5 Bath | Sleeps 14 (10 Adults Max)

House on Cold Creek - South Lake Tahoe, CA

From $211
Lake Life 3D Tour
3 Bed | 1.5 Bath | Sleeps 8

Lake Life - South Lake Tahoe, CA

From $144

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Recent California vacation rental reviews

The house and view are beautiful. Everything you need is close by. Would definitely purchase again
Heysoll Alvarez S. | May 2021
House was clean and well stocked. Plenty of space and beds. Didn’t give 5 stars due to lack of hot water even with coordinating showers, etc. for a group of 8.
Devon J. | May 2021
House has a good location and is very relaxing
Marvin B. | May 2021

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Our favorite vacation spots in Southern California

Known worldwide for its vignettes of palm trees, Hollywood glamor, and soft sunsets, Southern California perpetually draws visitors in search of West Coast bliss. There are too many iconic sights to name in golden Los Angeles, but many travelers opt to spend their vacation in sunny San Diego---it's all a matter of preference. SoCal is also home to a few of the state's best mountain getaways, including Big Bear (where you'll find both ski runs and lake fun) and Idyllwild, known for forest serenity. If you're aiming for more of a desert vibe, we offer gorgeous Southwest rentals throughout the Coachella Valley, from Palm Springs to La Quinta and everything in between.

Coast to ski slopes in Central and Northern California

Laced along the path of legendary Highway 1, you'll find dozens of stunning vacation spots. From Cayucos and Morro Bay toward the south, to the sweeping vistas of Sea Ranch in the north, Vacasa manages a variety of gorgeous vacation rentals all along the California Coast. Head inland, and you'll find Groveland and Mammoth Lakes, beautiful vacation spots that bookend Yosemite National Park. Mammoth offers plenty of attractions in its own right, with pristine lakes and renowned ski slopes. Due north lies iconic Lake Tahoe, home to some of the nation's best boating, skiing, and hiking.

No matter where you're headed in California, you'll get the most out of your trip if you have a cozy, personal place to stay. Browse our California vacation rentals for your next Golden State getaway.

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