Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lee Vining is ready to explore

The lake, mountains and desert display a scene truly unique to Lee Vining. This scenic city allures visitors with its cafés and snowboarding. If you're looking for accommodations 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

Activities and attractions in and around Lee Vining

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lee Vining a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • June Mountain (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort (26 mi / 41.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lee Vining

Travelers enjoy Lee Vining for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Lee Vining is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mono Lake (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Mono Basin National Forest Scenic Area Visitor Center (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Bodie State Historic Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Yosemite Tioga Pass Entrance (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Travertine Hot Spring (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Black Mountain (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lee Vining

The nearest airport is in Mammoth Lakes, CA (MMH-Mammoth Yosemite), located 28.1 mi (45.3 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lee Vining?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,162 house rentals around Lee Vining. From 235 Houses to 30 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Lee Vining is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lee Vining?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lee Vining:

  • Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort: 2,081 vacation rentals
  • Altis: 702 vacation rentals
  • Mammoth Knolls: 491 vacation rentals
  • Crooked Pines: 1,122 vacation rentals
  • June Mountain: 2,144 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Lee Vining?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Lee Vining. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mono Lake: 75 home rentals
  • Mono Lake Committee Information Center: 74 home rentals
  • Mono Basin National Forest Scenic Area Visitor Center: 73 home rentals
  • Yosemite Valley: 745 home rentals
  • Chair 14 Ski Lift: 2,168 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lee Vining listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lee Vining?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 235 Houses in Lee Vining. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lee Vining include:

  • Cabins: 30 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,607 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 6 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lee Vining?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,439 vacation homes with pool available in Lee Vining.

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