Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Seaside, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $123 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Seaside. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The beachside setting of Seaside is ready to explore

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Seaside. Renowned for its aquarium, biking and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Monterey Bay Aquarium and Monterey Bay are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Seaside

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like biking and golfing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Seaside a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • North Fremont Street (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Del Monte Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Dennis the Menace Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Waterfront (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Seaside

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 60°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Seaside

Travelers enjoy Seaside for its seaside and sunsets. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Seaside is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monterey Bay (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Del Monte Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Dennis the Menace Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Fort Ord Dunes State Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • San Carlos Beach - The Breakwater (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lovers Point (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Seaside

The nearest airport is in Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal), which is 13.1 mi (21.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Seaside?

Whether you want a cozy escape for you and your special someone or somewhere roomy to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Seaside. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • "Walk To 2 Beaches When You Stay At Beachwalk" is a favorite with guests. Around 7 miles from Seaside, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of amenities to help you feel at home, including internet services and books.
  • Another enticing choice is "Five Acre Retreat, Great Location", which is around 4 miles from Seaside. Featuring 5 bedrooms, a fireplace and heating, it has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Seaside vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Seaside?

We all deserve some "me time" occasionally. If you're craving a couple of leisurely mornings lingering in your pajamas with a coffee and the morning paper, we've got some fantastic weekend getaways in and around Seaside. These are two of our favorites:

  • "Littlehouse In The Redwoods" is around 15 miles south of Seaside and the perfect place to relax and unwind. You'll enjoy the useful amenities here, including a microwave oven and a hair dryer.
  • Otherwise, live it up with your crew at "Charming Coastal Cottage Comfortable Living Indoor And Out", which is around 6 miles to the south of Seaside. Take advantage of free WiFi, outdoor furniture and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Seaside?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, ideally suited for traveling sweethearts or solo stays. Spend your days getting acquainted with the area and your nights kicking back in your comfy hideaway. The following options in or near Seaside are guaranteed to please:

  • One of our top picks is "Littlehouse In The Redwoods". Lock in a few nights or longer at this popular apartment and you'll have access to nearby whale-watching activities and a phone.
  • Alternatively, use "Charming Coastal Cottage Comfortable Living Indoor And Out" as a base to discover the attractions around you. This home away from home comes with a playground, a kitchen and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Seaside?

Whether you're looking for a simple cabin or a house with room enough for the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these retreats in or near Seaside:

  • For a fantastic few nights away, it's hard to go past "Steps To Ocean. Across The Street From The Municipal Golf Course. License 0020". It's close to the center of Seaside, in addition to lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • "Carmel Modern Hacienda Walking Distance To Town W" is also ideally located. Put your feet up here and find out why lots of guests rate this property as one of their favorites.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Seaside?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Seaside that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Around 7 miles from Seaside, "Walk To 2 Beaches When You Stay At Beachwalk" is a perfect place for lovestruck couples. Beauty services and a fireplace are some of the many amenities here.
  • Otherwise, spend a few blissful days canoodling and sipping Champagne at "Five Acre Retreat, Great Location", around 4 miles from Seaside. Beauty services and a fireplace will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Seaside?

If you're after somewhere to reconnect with loved ones this vacation, why not make it extra special? These mansions for rent in or around Seaside will easily fit the entire crew while doing it in style:

  • Style, character and charm — "Homerez - Big Mansion For 18 Ppl. With Swimming" has it all in abundance. Approximately 6 miles southwest of Seaside and offering golf and a firepit, this gorgeous place is hard to beat.
  • With a restaurant dining guide, winery tours and a wealth of other high-end amenities, "Mansion Pent House Near Monterey Carmel" will dazzle you and your guests. This opulent retreat is around 9 miles to the east of Seaside.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Seaside?

Cast your eye over these large group vacation rentals in or near Seaside and don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list:

  • You'll have ample room to spread out at "Five Acre Retreat, Great Location". Around 4 miles southwest of Seaside, this expansive property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 guests. Top amenities include a garden and a firepit.
  • Invite as many as 16 of your best friends to "B&B Domaine De Rasigous" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 5 bedrooms and is around 4 miles to the west of Seaside. It's packed with features to keep large groups comfortable and content, such as a kitchen and a beach view.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Seaside?

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Grab your inflatable flamingo and browse these houses in or near Seaside that feature this added bonus:

  • Pack your swim gear and book a few days at "Monterey Peninsula Area Seaside Guest House". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a TV and towels.
  • Otherwise, unpack your bags at "Beachouse - Pacific Grove Beach House". As well as its inviting pool, you can also make use of a barbecue grill and a kitchen.

Curious what the weather is like in Seaside? It has a mediterranean climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 55 ºF to 70 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on where to stay in this exciting destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Seaside vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Seaside?

Whether you're escaping with the kiddos or you're taking all your relatives along, family vacations mean fun. These large rentals in and around Seaside have space for everyone — as well as everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • With 5 bedrooms that sleep as many as 14 guests, "Five Acre Retreat, Great Location" gives you space to truly connect with family or friends. It's around 4 miles southwest of Seaside and features amenities that'll keep your group content, such as a stereo and a kitchen.
  • "B&B Domaine De Rasigous", around 4 miles to the west of central Seaside, is also perfect for family get-togethers. As many as 16 of your favorite people can fit into this comfortable vacation rental which offers 5 bedrooms, a smart TV, nearby ecotour services and more.

As tempting as it may be, don't spend your entire time kicking back with the fam indoors. Head out and discover some nearby family-friendly attractions, starting with McWay Falls.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Seaside?

Cozy up with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Seaside and get ready to build some fantastic memories together. Here are a couple we think you'll love:

  • "Cabin - Per Monterey County Order" - Around 16 miles south of the center of Seaside, this family-friendly getaway offers amenities like a kitchen and a DVD player.
  • "A Cozy Rustic Cabin Retreat" - This cabin is another top pick with families and is around 12 miles southeast of Seaside. Offering nearby whale-watching activities, nearby birdwatching activities and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Seaside vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.