Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Bass Lake, 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 $149 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Bass Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Embrace nature on a Bass Lake vacation

Bass Lake vacation rentals will take you to another world deep in the Sierra National Forest. Your family can enjoy summer fun swimming, camping, and exploring the forest trails. Wintertime visitors take advantage of skiing and snowboarding, along with other fun activities, in the nearby ski resorts. Bass Lake has an eclectic downtown area with much to discover, and its atmosphere is the perfect segue to your excursions to the natural treasures surrounding Bass Lake, such as Yosemite National Park.

Things to do

Spend a lazy day at the beach in Bass Lake

Bass Lake beaches are great places to spend a summer day swimming and working on your sun tan. There are designated swimming areas around the perimeter of the lake, which make this a great attraction for families. You can rent boats and jet skis or enjoy fishing on the lake. For a fun-filled afternoon in the town, check out the downtown area. You’ll find many unique shops that sell handmade products, artwork, and jewelry. End the evening with fine cuisine at one of the Bass Lake restaurants.


Check out scenic vistas in Bass Lake

Bass Lake campgrounds, including Cedar Bluff Campground or Recreation Point, are on the southern side of the lake. While camping in one of the 7 campgrounds, be sure to check out the many hiking trails and perhaps take on the most challenging one, Willow Creek Trail. If history is your thing, you’ll want to check out the Lewis Creek National Recreation Trail, where you can go hiking along the historic lumber flume route. If you want to experience scenic vistas and see the lake from the top of the mountain, check out the Way of the Mono Trail.


The best time to vacation in Bass Lake

Summer is the ideal season to visit Bass Lake, when the water temperature is a blissful 75 degrees―perfect for enjoying water skiing, swimming, fishing, and boating. Many Bass Lake summer rentals will have pools to help you cool off after a long day of sightseeing and exploring the area. Snow comes to the Bass Lake area in the winter months. Bass Lake vacation rentals are typically close to the mountain region, where you can go cross-country skiing on one of the hundreds of miles of trails. You can take a guided tour, experience snowshoeing, or go ice skating at an outdoor rink.

Natural features

Explore sheltered coves around Bass Lake

The area around Bass Lake is surrounded by the Sierra National Forest. Your stay in Bass Lake vacation rentals is going to give you the chance to explore the forest, see wildlife, and get back in touch with nature. Your family can bike along one of Bass Lake’s bike trails and have fun discovering all the hidden treasures of the forest. The area is only 14 miles from the southern entrance of Yosemite National Park. You can explore the sheltered coves and spend the afternoon swimming with your special someone. Relax at the end of the day and enjoy the spectacular sunset.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Bass Lake

The nearest airport is in Fresno Yosemite Intl. Airport (FAT), located 39.3 mi (63.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Bass Lake?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Bass Lake that suits your style. These are some of our favorites:

  • Around 5 miles from the center of Bass Lake, it's hard to beat "Rent This 2 Bedroom Cottage For Your Mountain Getaway". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a microwave oven and cookware, dishware and utensils.
  • Another enticing choice is "Guesthouse Near Yosemite/bass Lake", which is around 4 miles from Bass Lake. Offering 1 bedroom, a barbecue grill and a video library, it has everything you need to keep you content and comfortable.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Bass Lake?

For a different kind of experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Bass Lake. We'll warn you though — after you've experienced the tiny house lifestyle, the urge to move into one of these mini digs will be tough to resist!

  • Take a couple of days off to recharge at "Among The Stars - Tiny Home With Views". Located in Oakhurst, off-street parking options and towels are just two of the amenities offered here.
  • "Cabin - Yosemite's Suite Retreat's "gingerbread Tiny House" Perfect For 2" in Oakhurst is another great choice. A separate dining area and a free nearby fitness center will help make your time here more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Bass Lake?

Whether you're seeking a rustic retreat or something luxurious, you'll find a great range of log cabins to rent in Bass Lake. Discover both adventure and coziness at one of these popular options:

  • Throw your bags down at "Luxury Log Cabin Home - True Log Cabin - Located Bass Lake And Yosemite" in Bass Lake and during your waking hours enjoy horse riding and sledding and your nights unwinding in your cozy cabin.
  • Another great choice is "Yosemite Area Bass Lake Log Cabin W". With fun activities like caving and horse riding close by, this Bass Lake getaway will be ideal if you love the outdoors.

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

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to get away for a few blissful days. Skip out of work early on Friday and live it up at one of these weekend getaways in or near Bass Lake:

  • Make yourself at home at "Beautiful Custom Cabin". About 4 miles to the southeast of Bass Lake, this cozy retreat has everything you need for a chilled out stay, including WiFi and a washing machine.
  • "Sierra Escape Spacious Country House With Pool And Spa" is another excellent option. It's around 2 miles to the southwest of Bass Lake and features air conditioning, nearby hunting activities and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Bass Lake?

Absolutely! If you'd love a small but stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently found in the heart of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Bass Lake:

  • One of our top picks is "Guesthouse Near Yosemite/bass Lake". Book a few nights or longer at this popular abode and you'll have access to a TV and a fridge.
  • Alternatively, use "Experience Your Exclusive Yosemite Bass Lake Suite With Lake View And Hot Tub" as a base to discover the best attractions around you. This cozy home away from home comes with nearby museums, air conditioning and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Bass Lake?

Whether you're looking for a cabin for two or a townhouse with enough room for the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Bass Lake. These properties make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • Close to the center of Bass Lake, "Yosemite/bass Lake Get - Away, Lovely 2" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your cozy digs, get out and discover the area's best sights.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Near Yosemite: Bass Lake Cabin With Hot Tub And Lake View". This centrally located property makes exploring the sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Bass Lake?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Bass Lake that would make even old Cupid envious. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and chill together at "Rent This 2 Bedroom Cottage For Your Mountain Getaway". Around 5 miles from Bass Lake, this property has all you need for a romantic weekend getaway, including winery tours and beauty services.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few idyllic days together is "Guesthouse Near Yosemite/bass Lake". Around 4 miles from Bass Lake, a fireplace and outdoor furniture add to the ambiance here.

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

Share your trip and double the fun. Whether you're organizing an active escape with pals for a family get-together, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Bass Lake:

  • There's loads of space to sprawl out at "Bear Claw Cabin - - Newly Remodeled Bass Lake Home With A Boat Slip". Around 0.1 miles east of Bass Lake, this generously sized property has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 16 guests. Quality amenities include a kitchen and a fireplace.
  • "The Yellow Lakehouse - 1 Block To Lake" is another excellent option. It's around 1 mile to the northwest of Bass Lake, has 3 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A fireplace and a garden are among the things designed to make your visit more comfortable.

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

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay, particularly if you're traveling with kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Bass Lake and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Treat the gang to an unforgettable break at "Sierra Escape Spacious Country House With Pool And Spa". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as coffee and tea making facilities and cable/satellite TV services.
  • Alternatively, recharge your batteries at "Designer Lake House With Huge Deck". Along with a refreshing pool, make use of a microwave oven and a dishwasher.

Unsure how to pack your suitcase for your Bass Lake break? This appealing destination has a mediterranean climate. In summer, expect average temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 90 ºF. Browse our range of Bass Lake vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

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

Whether you're traveling with a small group or you're taking your cousins, aunts and uncles along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Bass Lake have room for everyone — as well as everything you need to keep them happy:

  • Make your rendezvous one to remember at "Yosemite/bass Lake Get - Away, Lovely 2". This pad has 3 bedrooms, caters to 10 guests and comes with a range of amenities, including a fridge and a barbecue grill. You'll find it around 5 miles northwest of Bass Lake.
  • "Gorgeous, Spacious Paradise By Yosemite" is another vacation rental the whole team will love. You'll be able to invite up to 10 family and friends to this option which offers 4 bedrooms, a separate dining area, childrens activities and more. It's around 4 miles to the northwest of central Bass Lake.

If you want to visit some family-friendly attractions while you're in the area, Children's Museum of the Sierra is a great day out for young and old.