Where to stay around Ventura?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 690 holiday lettings near Ventura. From 453 Houses to 43 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ventura for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Ventura:

  • Pierpont Bay: 73 holiday homes
  • Coast Village: 54 holiday homes
  • Eucalyptus Hill: 97 holiday homes
  • West Beach: 111 holiday homes
  • Channel Islands: 114 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 Ventura?

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

  • San Buenaventura Mission: 615 holiday lettings
  • Ventura Station: 618 holiday lettings
  • Lake Casitas Recreation Area: 768 holiday lettings
  • Ventura County Fairgrounds: 613 holiday lettings
  • Albinger Archaeological Museum: 615 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ventura 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 Ventura?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 453 Houses in Ventura. Our other popular types of Ventura holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Ventura?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 261 beach rentals in Ventura. You have also many other possibilities in Ventura area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 184 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 143 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 73 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ventura?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 119 holiday homes with pool available in Ventura. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Ventura, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Taking a vacation in California is the dream of many people, and there can be no better place to do so, than Ventura. Situated an hour away from Los Angeles, and a half hour away from Santa Barbara, this coastal city offers great weather and a good quality of life for its residents. For the tourist who may also be attracted to these aspects and more, there are a number of accommodation prospects to suit all styles and budgets. Perhaps the best choice, though, is to stay in a holiday rental cottage in Ventura. Offering all the comforts of a home away from home, its mod-cons and fitted kitchen suit those who prefer a measure of independence during their vacation.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Ventura, USA

    There are recreational activities galore to be tried and enjoyed during a holiday in Ventura. The most obvious ones revolve around the sea, and here, all manner of water sports are possible. Anyone into swimming, snorkelling, diving, fishing and water skiing will be especially pleased, and it does not end there, as surfing, windsurfing and sailing are also wonderful ways to spend a few hours. Back on dry land, cycling and walking are good ways to pass a few hours in the afternoon, whilst tennis and golf players will also be thrilled with the facilities to be found in the area.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Ventura, USA

    For people that would like to get out and about and explore the area, it might be a good idea to first spend some time in Ventura itself. Whilst the city is not overflowing with historical buildings, the restored Mission San Buenaventura is certainly worth a visit, as are some of the museums which explain the history of the area. The down-town area of the city also features many fine restaurants, wine bars and a good theatre company. Further afield, a visit into the wine country could be made, where a number of places offer vineyard tours with the chance to sample a glass, and buy a bottle which could later be enjoyed at the self catering accommodation in Ventura.

    Weather in Ventura, USA

    Visitors taking a holiday in Ventura can expect an almost Mediterranean climate during their stay, with the months of May through to October being both the warmest and the driest. Rainfall during this period is virtually zero, and daily average highs measure 23 degrees Celsius or more. Even during January and February, average highs of 20 degrees are common, although lows drop to 7 degrees. The wettest month is February, when nearly 100mm falls.

    Travel to Ventura, USA

    The best airport to use when staying at a holiday rental cottage in Ventura is the large international one in Los Angeles (LAX). Offering connections with dozens of cities throughout the Unites States and the rest of the world, UK travellers might like to try the services of British Airways or even Air New Zealand who both fly out of London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Ventura

    Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ventura a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Santa Barbara Zoo (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
    • Libbey Bowl (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Sterling Hills Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Soule Park Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Cantara Cellars (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Mountain View Golf Course (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Ventura

    Travellers enjoy Ventura for its surfing. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, September, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Ventura

    Travellers love Ventura for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ventura is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lotusland (23.6 mi / 38 km)
    • Santa Barbara Botanical Garden (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
    • Emma Wood State Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
    • McGrath State Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Mandalay County Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Lake Casitas Recreation Area (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)