Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Canyon Lake

The lake and riverfront create a pretty picture of Canyon Lake. This city's shopping, restaurants and bird watching draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Canyon Lake

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Canyon Lake a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Canyon Lake Country Club (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Thorton Winery (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Callaway Vineyard and Winery (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Rancho Palomar Winery (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Western Science Center (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Wilson Creek Winery (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canyon Lake

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Canyon Lake is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakepoint Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lake Perris (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Canyon Lake

The nearest airport is in Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), located 10.4 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to San Bernardino, CA (SBD-San Bernardino Intl.), which is 28.8 mi (46.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Canyon Lake?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 327 holiday lettings around Canyon Lake. From 192 houses to 19 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Canyon Lake?

We all love a room with a view. But if you're after scenery that'll make you feel like you're on cloud nine, you'll need to head for the hills. HomeAway has 101 mountain holiday properties available. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our options here include:

  • 79 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 21 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Canyon Lake?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 214 houses listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £45 a night. If that doesn't suit your squad's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • Estate: 34 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £151 per night.
  • Cottage: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £117 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £104 per night.

Can I stay in Canyon Lake in a large group?

It can be tricky finding time to catch up with your family and close friends. A trip away is an ideal way to come together. If you were planning to kick back together, HomeAway has places to suit. 35 house holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Currently, they're the most popular option here for large groups. If you're wanting to stay in a large group, the rental properties that can meet your needs include:

  • If yours is a crew of 8, we have 88 properties suitable for that size. Spend a night from just £138.
  • Require a place for 6 people? We have 62 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as £104 a night.
  • Looking for properties for rent suitable for 10 people? You'll be glad to discover we have 60 that'll be ideal. You can grab one for as little as £102 per night.

You and your posse will be in good hands when you plan your Canyon Lake adventure through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Canyon Lake?

Cut down on those steep accommodation expenses by organising your stay with HomeAway. You'll discover plenty of great holiday rentals and save loads of cash! La Sierra has bargain written all over it. And with 4 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £183 a night, it's not difficult to see why. There are another 10 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting for you in or around Paloma Del Sol. The average price in this area is £269 per night.