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Make California your next getaway—choose from 1,801 great 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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Sunny Seaside 3D Tour
2 Bed | 1 Bath | Sleeps 6

Sunny Seaside - Monterey, CA

From $176
Sherwin Villas 13 B 3D Tour
1 Bed | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Sherwin Villas 13 B - Mammoth Lakes, CA

From $76
Casa de Azel 3D Tour
2 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Casa de Azel - Kenwood, CA

From $250
Winemakers Retreat 3D Tour
4 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Winemakers Retreat - Sonoma, CA

From $585
Seclusion in Style 3D Tour
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Seclusion in Style - Truckee, CA

From $254

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Recent California vacation rental reviews

I can’t say enough amazing things about this house from the space, the hot tub, to the view to the customer service I received if I had any questions! We are keeping this one bookmarked and will be back for sure! Thank you for a great stay in such a beautiful, well kept home!
Macy B. | Jun 2021
This condo was amazing. Very very clean and comfortable. The rooms were not only a good size, the decor of the beach was very charming. Also the closets and cabinets were well stocked .
Barbara B. | Jun 2021
Great house in a great location. Would definitely stay there again
matthew s. | Jun 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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