Destination guide

The friendly city of Mission Viejo awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mission Viejo. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and spas in this welcoming and romantic city. Main Beach Park and Huntington State Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Mission Viejo

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Mission Viejo has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Ana Zoo (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Discovery Science Center (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Marguerite Aquatic Complex (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Tijeras Creek Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Lake Forest Golf and Practice Center (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Mission Viejo

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mission Viejo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mission Viejo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Main Beach Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Huntington State Beach (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Pittsford Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Heritage Hill Historic Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • O'Neill Regional Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Mission Viejo

Fly into Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), the closest airport, located 12.8 mi (20.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), which is 25.9 mi (41.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mission Viejo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,310 holiday lettings around Mission Viejo. From 519 houses to 451 flats & apartments, 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 Mission Viejo?

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 Mission Viejo:

  • Balboa Peninsula: 822 holiday homes
  • Hermosa Village: 170 holiday homes
  • Newport Shores: 129 holiday homes
  • Southeast Anaheim: 216 holiday homes
  • Capistrano Beach: 410 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 Mission Viejo? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mission Viejo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club: 2,316 holiday lettings
  • Mission Viejo Country Club: 2,429 holiday lettings
  • Saddleback College: 2,337 holiday lettings
  • The Shops at Mission Viejo: 2,373 holiday lettings
  • Burke Williams Day Spa Mission Viejo: 2,390 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mission Viejo 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 Mission Viejo?

Yes, of course. offers 519 Houses in Mission Viejo. Our other popular types of Mission Viejo holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 451 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 98 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 160 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mission Viejo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 551 holiday homes with pool available in Mission Viejo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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