San Clemente Vacation Rentals

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Make San Clemente your next getaway

Forget dealing with the chaos of crowded tourist traps! Instead, try one of our beautiful San Clemente vacation rentals, condos, or beach house rentals- and see why this picturesque Southern California town is perfect for a relaxing family getaway.

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San Clemente vacation rentals for every getaway

Dog-friendly Hot tub Internet
Calafia Coast Condo 259 - 2
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Calafia Coast Condo 259 - 2 - San Clemente, CA

$275 avg / night
San Clemente - North Beach B
3 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 10

San Clemente - North Beach B - San Clemente, CA

$285 avg / night
San Clemente - Monterey D
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 3

San Clemente - Monterey D - San Clemente, CA

$143 avg / night
San Clemente - Hideaway C
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

San Clemente - Hideaway C - San Clemente, CA

$192 avg / night
San Clemente - Hideaway D
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

San Clemente - Hideaway D - San Clemente, CA

$193 avg / night

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Recent San Clemente vacation rental reviews

Our stay at Calafia Coast was wonderful! We had two families staying, both with two children each, and my mother (Nana) was along for the trip. Space: There was plenty of room for everyone with the four bedrooms, including a bunk room that the kids loved. Other reviews mention stairs and now I know why. The garage level goes up two half flights of stairs to the lower level where there is the bunk room, a king room, a bathroom, and the laundry. Then another two half flights up to the main level with the living, dining, kitchen, queen room, and king primary with a huge ensuite. Another two half flights and you are on the rooftop – which has amazing views! So, if you are bringing in luggage or groceries from the garage, it’s a bit of a hike. Bedrooms: The beds were very comfortable, and the bedding was soft. The only minor complaint was that the queen bed on the main level was very low without the box spring. All rooms except the bunk room had ceiling fans and extra fans in the closet, which we appreciated. Location: The views were gorgeous, friends who stopped by could not stop commenting on it. It is a short walk to Calafia State Park/Beach which has access to a walking path that you can take to the pier (1.3 miles from the park entrance). Again, like everywhere in San Clemente, there are elevation challenges (that’s why the views are so great!) – mainly the steps/walkway back up from the beach, could be a concern for those with mobility issues. You can drive and park down at the beach in the pay lot. Parking is challenging in the neighborhood. Street signs say 2-hour limit during the day, but there must be exceptions for residents because some vehicles didn’t move during our 5-day stay. Getting an Uber was easy though and inexpensive. General/Amenities: The kids loved the hot tub! I could not have appreciated more that it was already warm and ready when we arrived. They must have come ahead to turn on. We also used the grill (gas) on the roof, fun to dine outside with the view. I had one issue with the front lock. I texted and Vacasa had someone (Jason) over that morning. He knew right away what my user error was and couldn’t have been nicer about it. The service and response from the Vacasa team is unmatched; we were called and told our unit was ready an hour before check-in, they brought over a power strip for the kids without us even asking, and they responded immediately when we needed anything. My Mom was blown away by the service! The condo was well stocked - dish pods, laundry pods, coffee filters, and many beach/hot tub towels! Small suggestion – it would have been great to have a broom and dustpan. Sand will always come home on the kids, the vacuum provided didn’t do a great job on the hard floors. Overall a wonderful stay, I'm already looking for my next Vacasa rental!
Laura A. | Apr 2024
This place is absolutely amazing! Close to the beach and great restaurants. Would love to come back soon!
Erica H. | Apr 2024
Close to the beach, wedding venue, and grocery store
Kathy F. | Apr 2024
San Clemente vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 14 of our San Clemente homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 59 of our San Clemente vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local San Clemente team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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Where is San Clemente, CA?

Snugly sandwiched between booming Los Angeles and adventure-filled San Diego in sunny Orange County, you'll find San Clemente to be ideally located to experience all things Southern California. This surfer-friendly town is bursting with palm trees, enchanting beaches, and quaint boutiques you can easily walk to from most San Clemente vacation rentals, while still being within an easy day's drive to the aforementioned big cities...and desirable beach towns like Newport Beach and Laguna Beach, each under 30 miles north.

Things to do in San Clemente, CA

Aspiring beach bums will love spending time catching waves at famous San Onofre State Beach, which boasts some of the best waves in all of Southern California. But don't worry - if you don't want to surf, there are still great areas here to spot ocean life, such as whales, dolphins, and sea lions. So, grab your camera and/or your surf board for a memorable day on the beach!

Get in an invigorating workout along the San Clemente coastal trail. Spanning almost three miles, this oceanfront path is a popular spot for walkers, joggers, and bikers alike. And you'll understand why after catching a glimpse of the breathtaking views, especially during sunset.

Take a short six-mile drive noth to Dana Point Harbor for sailing charters, jet ski, kayak, and paddleboard rentals, and more.

Wining and dining in San Clemente, CA

Browse galleries, window shop, and bar-hop as you stroll down Del Mar and Camino Del Real in San Clemente proper for an exquisite shopping and dining experience.

Enjoy a night off from cooking in one of our San Clemente vacation rentals and take your family out for a delicious meal! Book a reservation at Nick's in downtown San Clemente for fine dining and some incredible seafood dishes along with the American favorites. Their San Fransisco Cioppino is a crowd pleaser, and is packed full of flavor among the fresh prawns, clams, sea bass, salmon, and mussels.

Fisherman's on the enticing San Clemente pier is a great low-key eatery featuring house-made seafood chowder, fish and chips, burgers, and tasty beer, and a wonderful place to hit up after exploring shops, fishing, and snapping pictures on the pier.

From fine dining to fantastic surfing, there's something for everyone in this beautiful and lively California beach town!