Discover a selection of 461 vacation rentals in El Portal, 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 kitchens and WiFi. Prices start at $327 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in El Portal. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil El Portal

The riverfront, parks and mountains display a scene truly unique to El Portal. This relaxing and welcoming city is known for its hiking, restaurants and sightseeing. Glacier Point and Half Dome 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.


Activities and attractions in El Portal

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes El Portal a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Badger Pass (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Cathedral Beach Picnic Area (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Swinging Bridge Picnic Area (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Wawona Golf Course (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Butterfly Creek Winery (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in El Portal

Travelers enjoy El Portal for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in El Portal. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glacier Point (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Half Dome (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • El Capitan (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Yosemite Falls (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Vernal Falls (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Mariposa Grove (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around El Portal

The nearest airport is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around El Portal, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 461 vacation rentals around El Portal. From 220 house rentals to 163 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to El Portal?

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

  • El Portal Market: 447 vacation rentals
  • Bass Lake: 524 vacation rentals
  • Bass lake Recreation Area: 546 vacation rentals
  • Yosemite Visitor Center: 309 vacation rentals
  • Wawona Visitor Center: 720 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around El Portal listed on Vrbo 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 El Portal?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 220 Houses in El Portal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in El Portal include:

  • Cabins: 163 rentals available
  • Cottages: 163 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 36 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in El Portal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in El Portal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.