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Recent California reviews

  • Incredibly spacious and homey

    "We loved the place, it was very spacious and created a great atmosphere that was very inviting. Would definitely recommend this for a large group"
    Guest: Ryan M. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 20, 2015
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  • Perfect place to Stay!

    "My wife and I stayed in this fantastic property. Absolutely everything that you would need to run a household has been provided. The kitchen is perfect and so is the shower. The bed is very comfortable and you even get a dining room and multiple areas to relax in. As soon as you enter the neighbourhood, the San Diego crowds disappear and you can park your car right outside the front door. The owner was amazing in both decorating the house and in arranging for us to stay there. Highly recommended!"
    Guest: William M. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 1, 2014
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  • Amazing, Sooooooo clean! Just perfect!

    "My family really enjoyed our stay @ Phoebe's nest. (myself, husband, two children 5 & 1, and my in-laws). It is very pretty, super clean and in an extremely quiet and convenient location to everything. We enjoyed the nearby zoo, balboa park, the walkable breakfast spot Hash house a go go, the rental is a short drive to Seaport Village, Coronado island, and beaches (we recommend the Birch Aquarium in La Jolla if you have kids). I would definitely recommend this rental- did not disappoint one bit! The two bedrooms are also very private - each with their own restroom. Thank you so much to the owner and property manager for all of your help and for offering such great place to stay and enjoy San Diego."
    Guest: Ilovecalifornia Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 17, 2014
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  • So much fun

    "We had a terrific time and there was plenty of room for everyone. I live in Santa Cruz, but needed a place to entertain some out of town family members. There were a lot of fun things to do. We had a blast. Thank you."
    Guest: michelle Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 11, 2015
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Inland Empire Travel Tips

Inland Empire Vacation Rentals for a Great Trip

Inland Empire in California is a beautiful area located to the north of San Diego County and just west of Palm Springs. Surrounded by hills and mountain ranges with a few natural passes, the area measures around 60 miles from north to south and 50 miles from east to west. It is one of the few places where you are less than an hour’s drive from both the beach and the ski resorts. The impressive peaks around the Inland Empire area reach over 10,000 feet, making it a great area for outdoor activities throughout the year. Keep an eye open for the wild donkeys too!

The Major Advantages of Inland Empire Vacation Rentals

Choosing a vacation rental home that is right for you and your family is one of the most important parts of your vacation. Look for a rental vacation home that is in the right location to cut down on unnecessary driving and close to all the amenities that your family may be looking for. If you plan on dining out, local towns nearby with a choice of restaurants are important. For those planning to cook their own meals, a supermarket may be more essential. Choose a rental home which has sufficient bedrooms and bathrooms to give everyone their own space, preferably without using the pull-out sofa in the living area. Finally, look for an Inland Empire vacation home that has the amenities you require. A hot tub, game room, children’s play area or even kayaks and bicycles may all provided with some vacation homes, making them excellent values.

Things to do From Your Inland Empire Lodging

The area around Inland Empire offers a wide range of outdoor activities for visitors. Hiking in the hills is a popular pastime along with horseback riding and mountain biking. The area also lends itself to motorcycling and ATV riding. During the winter months, there is plenty of snow at the higher elevations so visitors can go skiing, snow tubing and snowboarding. For a day of leisure and pampering, choose a day at a local spa.

Getting to the Inland Empire Region

There are several airports serving the Inland Empire region. The John Wayne Airport at Santa Ana is approximately 66 miles drive from the area. San Diego International Airport is 75 miles away and Los Angeles International Airport is 98 miles away.

Neighborhoods to Visit Around Inland Empire Vacation Homes

Some delightful neighborhoods to visit in the Inland Empire area include Lake Arrowhead vaction rentals, a pristine lakeside village with boating and fishing, a water park and a children’s museum.

Idyllwild lives up to its charming name as it is nestled in the pine forests of the San Jacinto mountains. The town is quiet and peaceful with specialty shops and locally owned restaurants. It is a great place for taking some hikes into the mountains too. Close to the town, the Tahquitz and Suicide Rocks attract both amateur and professional rock climbers.

One final popular recommendation is a trip to Big Bear Lake rentals where boating, sailing, kayaking and other watersports can be enjoyed in this beautiful unspoiled area. Close by is Big Bear Park which is home to a number of rescued animals.

Weather and Climate at the Inland Empire

The Inland Empire area is generally hot and sunny during the summer with temperatures in the valleys reaching 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The mountains are cooler and more pleasant for recreational activities. Most rainfall is during the winter months when it falls as snow on the higher ground.

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