Discover a selection of 499 vacation rentals in El Portal 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 WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $344 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.
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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?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 499 vacation rentals around El Portal. From 422 house rentals to 187 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.