Destination guide

The captivating city of Irvine awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Irvine. This city's coffee shops, university setting and shopping draw many visitors. Main Beach Park and Huntington State Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Irvine

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Irvine has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Disney California Adventure® Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Disneyland® (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Knott's Berry Farm (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Santa Ana Zoo (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Discovery Science Center (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Medieval Times (17.7 mi / 28.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Irvine

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Irvine. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Main Beach Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Huntington State Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Orange County Great Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Heritage Hill Historic Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Laguna Coast Wilderness Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Pittsford Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Irvine

The nearest airport is in Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), which is 17.9 mi (28.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Irvine Transportation Center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Irvine?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,441 vacation rentals near Irvine. From 1,522 houses to 699 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Irvine for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Irvine?

Whether you're traveling 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 Irvine:

  • Airport Area: 44 vacation rentals
  • Northwood: 33 vacation rentals
  • Westpark: 64 vacation rentals
  • Turtle Rock: 15 vacation rentals
  • Northwood Point: 19 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Irvine?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Irvine. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Irvine Spectrum Center: 3,097 vacation rentals
  • Orange County Great Park: 3,079 vacation rentals
  • Irvine Valley College: 2,950 vacation rentals
  • Rancho San Joaquin Golf Course: 3,067 vacation rentals
  • Shady Canyon Golf Club: 3,139 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Irvine listed on Vrbo UK 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 Irvine?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 1,522 Houses in Irvine. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Irvine include:

  • Flats: 699 rentals available
  • Villas: 52 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 98 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Irvine?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 851 vacation rentals with pool available in Irvine. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.