Where to stay around Southern California?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30,296 holiday lettings near Southern California. From 14,733 Houses to 8,800 Flats, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Southern California area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southern California?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Southern California. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Los Angeles: 6,073 holiday homes
  • Santa Monica: 3,765 holiday homes
  • San Diego: 5,266 holiday homes
  • Mexico: 25,373 holiday homes
  • Palm Springs: 5,753 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Southern California! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Southern California?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Southern California with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Los Angeles: 6,073 holiday lettings
  • Santa Monica: 3,765 holiday lettings
  • San Diego: 5,266 holiday lettings
  • Palm Springs: 5,753 holiday lettings
  • Malibu: 2,123 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Southern California?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Southern California are:

  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): 5,458 self catering accommodations
  • San Pedro, CA (SPQ): 1,370 self catering accommodations
  • Chatsworth Station Airport (CWT): 3,025 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Southern California?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Southern California. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Venice Beach: 5,397 holiday rentals
  • Disneyland: 2,632 holiday rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 1,571 holiday rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 3,690 holiday rentals
  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach: 3,883 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southern California listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

The captivating area of Southern California awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Southern California. Renowned for its theme park, beaches and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit RMS Queen Mary, Dolby Theater or TCL Chinese Theatre. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in Southern California

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Southern California has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Castle Park Amusement Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Canyon Lake Country Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Fiesta Village Family Fun Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • East Valley Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • The Cove Waterpark (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • San Bernardino Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southern California

Travellers enjoy Southern California for its riverfront and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Southern California is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Citrus State Historic Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Lake Perris (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Box Springs Mountain Reserve Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lakepoint Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Valley Wide Regional Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Lake Norconian (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)