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Make California your next getaway—choose from 1,747 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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Hidden Valley 2 3D Tour
1 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 6

Hidden Valley 2 - Mammoth Lakes, CA

From $133
Sierra Megeve 29 3D Tour
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 6

Sierra Megeve 29 - Mammoth Lakes, CA

From $259
Cozy Northstar Family Home 3D Tour
4 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Cozy Northstar Family Home - NorthStar-Truckee, CA

From $181
The Gallery House 3D Tour
3 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 10

The Gallery House - Groveland, CA

From $70
Stairway to Heaven 3D Tour
2 Bed | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Stairway to Heaven - Sugarloaf, CA

From $91

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Recent California vacation rental reviews

Very cozy, close to hiking trails and downtown. Pack Light if possible there are few flights of stairs to main floor and kitchen. Some items need to be updated indoors however we had wonderful relaxing week and would make the trip again. =)
Adrian S. | Mar 2021
It was an amazing home. Clean, nice rooms, big kitchen for cooking.We LOVED it.
Diana K. | Mar 2021
We celebrated my mom‘s birthday with my sister and my nieces, they had no idea just what a beautiful property this was! The weather was perfect, the house was amazing! A Chef‘s kitchen, beautiful dining areas and I loved that all the windows open and up to the deck. We took long walks on the beach each day we were there. The wind caught us off guard but it was still beautiful and refreshing. Definitely definitely definitely recommending house! We look forward to staying again and again!
Nicole P. | Feb 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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