Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Murrieta is ready to explore

The area's cathedral and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Murrieta. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the riverfront, shopping and sporting events. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Murrieta

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Murrieta a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Canyon Lake Country Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Temecula Creek Inn Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Thorton Winery (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Callaway Vineyard and Winery (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Rancho Palomar Winery (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Van Roekel Winery (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Murrieta

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Murrieta is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakepoint Park (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Lake Perris (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Valley Wide Regional Park (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • San Onofre State Beach (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Trestles Beach (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • San Clemente State Beach (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Murrieta

The nearest airport is in Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), which is 30 mi (48.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Murrieta?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 346 holiday lettings around Murrieta. From 201 houses to 18 cottages, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Murrieta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Murrieta:

  • Townsite: 753 holiday homes
  • Capistrano Beach: 410 holiday homes
  • Loma Alta: 80 holiday homes
  • Monarch Beach: 172 holiday homes
  • Northwood: 30 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Murrieta? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Murrieta. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Paint a Dream: 438 holiday lettings
  • Mulligan Family Fun Center: 426 holiday lettings
  • Promenade: 441 holiday lettings
  • Surfing Heritage Foundation Museum: 1,151 holiday lettings
  • The Coach House: 2,209 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Murrieta listed on 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 Murrieta?

Yes, of course. offers 201 Houses in Murrieta. Our other popular types of Murrieta holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Estates: 36 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Murrieta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 158 holiday homes with pool available in Murrieta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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