Find the best place to stay — Mariposa

Where to stay around Mariposa?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 477 holiday lettings near Mariposa. From 286 houses to 93 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mariposa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mariposa?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mariposa. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lake McClure Bagby Recreation Area: 310 holiday lettings
  • Mariposa County's Old Stone Jail: 365 holiday lettings
  • California State Mining and Mineral Museum: 405 holiday lettings
  • Mariposa County Visitor Center: 364 holiday lettings
  • Mariposa Museum and History Center: 363 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mariposa listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Mariposa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 286 houses in Mariposa. Our other popular types of Mariposa holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mariposa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 52 holiday homes with pool available in Mariposa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Mariposa, USA your home away from home

    Anyone looking for a great holiday destination in the south west of the United States may like to try Mariposa in California. Here visitors can enjoy many fun and interesting things to see and do. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments and campgrounds.

    Things to do on holiday to Mariposa, USA

    Holidaymakers staying in Mariposa will find some excellent trails for hikers, cyclists and horse riders to explore and enjoy the wonderful scenery of the Yosemite National Park. On the region’s waterways visitors can try many different sports such as swimming, fishing, sailing and rafting. Golf fans will find some fine courses in the region including a couple within 15 miles of Mariposa. In the winter holidaymakers can head to Yosemite National Park for excellent downhill and cross country skiing as well as snowshoeing and sledding. Other popular activities for visitors to enjoy here include mountain biking, climbing, water tubing and bird watching. Mariposa and the surrounding area offer a good choice of bars and restaurants. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can buy food, drink and other provisions from local stores and markets.

    Places to visit on holiday to Mariposa, USA

    As well as all the fun activities, Mariposa is located near to Yosemite National Park and other fabulous places of interest. The town has some fine old buildings such as the Old Stone Jail, Mariposa County Courthouse and Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church. Mariposa Museum and History Center is a great place to learn more about the history of the place. Mariposa Arts Park is a beautiful area to visit as well. The city of Fresno is also well worth a visit and is about one hour and 30 minutes away and features Fresno’s Chaffee Zoo, Forestiere Underground Gardens and Fresno Art Museum amongst other attractions.

    Weather in Mariposa, USA

    The hottest time of year in this part of California is between July and September when the average high temperature is 83 degrees Fahrenheit. The coolest months are January and December when the average low is 50 degrees Fahrenheit. February is generally the wettest month of the year with average rainfall of 3.2 inches.

    Travel to Mariposa, USA

    Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) is approximately an hour and 30 minute’s drive from Mariposa and has flights arriving from various other U.S cities including Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), Las Vegas (LAS), Los Angeles (LAX), Phoenix (PHX) and Seattle-Tacoma (SEA). Visitors from outside the USA can take a flight to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and get a connecting flight to Fresno. Flights arrive in Los Angeles from many airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Sydney (SYD), Tokyo-Narita (NRT), Toronto-Pearson (YYZ). Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National/Alamo are car rental firms located at Fresno Yosemite International Airport.

    Attractions in and around Mariposa

    Looking for things to do while you're in Mariposa? Don't miss landmarks such as Mariposa County's Old Stone Jail, and unique cultural highlights such as Mariposa Museum and History Center and California State Mining and Mineral Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Lake McClure Bagby Recreation Area and Sierra National Forest. Also while in town, consider a visit to Mariposa County Visitor Center and Butterfly Creek Winery.