Discover a selection of 6,000 vacation rentals in Palm Springs, 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 private pools. Prices start at $65 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Palm Springs. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Relax at lake houses in Palm Springs

A favorite haven for celebrities, Palm Springs promises an exciting trip for the whole family when you book a lake rental in California. Start your day with a little hands-on family fun at the Children's Discovery Museum. In the heat of the afternoon, head over to Knott's Soak City to cool off at this family-friendly water park. In the evening, the adults in the group can head out for a fun evening of gambling and fine dining at the Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs. The city also offers plenty of other fine-dining establishments, high-end shops, and luxurious spas to help you get the most out of your trip.

Things to do

Attractions near Palm Springs vacation homes

Museum buffs will be in heaven at a Palm Springs vacation rental. There are several to choose from, but some of the most popular include the Palm Springs Air Museum, the Palm Springs Art Museum, the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum, and the quirky Ruddy's General Store Museum, which transports you back in time to mom-and-pop shops of the 1930s. Get a taste of the desert at the Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium, or the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. The rotating Palm Springs Aerial Tramway ride to the top of Chino Canyon is the best way to take it all in.


Things to do near Palm Springs vacation rentals

Be sure to pack your hiking boots when you head to your Palm Springs vacation rental. Countless local trails range from scenic canyon walks on the easy end, to the rigorous Cactus to Clouds Trail, climbing over 10,000 in elevation in only 16 miles between Palm Springs and San Jacinto Peak. At lower elevations, you can also enjoy plenty of biking, horseback riding, golf, and tennis. For a culture fix, Palm Springs hosts a couple of major film festivals each year, and the large concentration of public art projects makes for a great walking tour.


Local weather for your stay in Palm Springs vacation homes

You're heading to the desert, so it should come as no surprise that you'll experience plenty of heat at your Palm Springs vacation rental. You can easily see temps of 90 or higher anywhere from April to October, with the mercury soaring well into the triple digits in the peak summer months of June to September. Lows can dip into the 40s overnight from December to February. Palm Springs gets over 300 days of sunshine a year and less than 5 inches of rain, so be sure to pack that sunscreen.

Natural features

Mountains and more mountains as far as the eye can see

Palm Springs may be a desert town, tucked in the Coachella Valley in the northern end of the Sonoran Desert, but the mountains unquestionably dominate the landscape. To the north, you have the San Bernardino Mountains, while the Santa Rosa Mountains rise to the south. The San Jacinto Mountains dominate the west, and the Little San Bernardino Mountains complete the picture in the east. The warm, dry weather makes the valley a prime agricultural area, famous for producing figs, dates, and mangoes. And, of course, you'll see plenty of palm trees in Palm Springs.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Palm Springs

Fly into Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 16.7 mi (26.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Palm Springs Station.

Family friendly

Family fun near vacation homes in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is filled with kid-friendly attractions to enjoy with the whole family. Vacation rentals are available near places like Wet ‘n’ Wild Palm Springs, a large aquatic park with waterslides, a wave pool, and a lazy river, and Cabazon Dinosaurs, a roadside attraction with steel and concrete dinosaur statues. Kids will also enjoy Cabot’s Pueblo Museum, a Native American museum within a pueblo with native art and artifacts.

Good for couples

Couple's fun near Palm Springs vacation rentals

As the former playground for Hollywood starlets, Palm Springs has numerous romantic attractions to enjoy as a couple. Vacation homes are available near places like the Palm Springs Walk of Stars, a sidewalk that honors celebrities with plaques and statues, and North Palm Canyon Drive, a shopping district with unique shops and boutiques. The Tahquitz Canyon, a natural area with waterfalls, rock art, and diverse plants and wildlife, is also great to explore.

How many vacation rentals are available around Palm Springs, CA?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 6,281 vacation rentals around Palm Springs. From 3,860 house rentals to 471 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Palm Springs?

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 Palm Springs:

  • Racquet Club Estates: 553 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Palm Springs: 518 vacation rentals
  • Tahquitz River Estates: 894 vacation rentals
  • Twin Palms: 634 vacation rentals
  • Vista Norte: 765 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Palm Springs?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 3,860 Houses in Palm Springs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palm Springs include:

  • Villas: 471 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 160 rentals available
  • Cottages: 160 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Palm Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,625 vacation rentals with pool available in Palm Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Explore destinations around Palm Springs

Racquet Club Estates
553 vacation rentals
Downtown Palm Springs
518 vacation rentals
Tahquitz River Estates
894 vacation rentals
Twin Palms
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Vista Norte
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Vista Las Palmas
646 vacation rentals
Deep Well Ranch
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Chino Canyon
323 vacation rentals
Old Las Palmas
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Racquet Club West
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Warm Sands
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Desert Park Estates
819 vacation rentals
Sunrise Park
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The Movie Colony
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Indian Canyon
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Canyon Corridor
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The Mesa
230 vacation rentals
Racquet Club South
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Historic Tennis Club
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