Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Groveland, 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 gardens and backyards and swimming pools. Prices start at $106 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Groveland. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Get back to nature with a Groveland getaway

Nestled amidst the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains, on the edge of legendary Yosemite National Park, Groveland is a former Gold Rush town that today revels in its new lease of life as a spectacular vacation destination. Its gently bustling Main Street boasts lovingly preserved historical buildings, family-run stores, and laid-back diners serving comfort food classics like grilled-to-order burgers and decadent thick crust pizzas. Secure yourself a Groveland vacation rental, and you'll be just a short drive away from the entrance to Yosemite, with its soaring cliffs and ancient giant sequoia trees.

Things to do

Groveland's verdant vineyards

Several attractions lie within easy reach of your Groveland vacation rental. Before embarking on your Yosemite adventure, enjoy a primer in local history at the Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum. Here, you can learn all about the region's early pioneers and the California Gold Rush, through beautifully preserved artifacts, photos, and newspaper clippings. For a further irresistible taste of Groveland's heritage, be sure to swing by the Iron Door Saloon. Established back in 1852, it's fiercely proud of its status as California's oldest continually operating bar. And for even more decadence, Yosemite Cellars is a beguiling boutique winery, where you can sample crisp whites and fruity reds whilst taking in views of its verdant vineyard.

Activities

Explore a world of natural spectacle

Yosemite National Park is a sprawling adventure playground, providing endless enticing opportunities for lovers of the great outdoors. In the sunny summer months, this expanse of breathtaking wilderness can be explored on foot, mountain bike, or horseback. Another thrilling way to take in the sensational scenery is to drift down the Merced River on a raft or inner tube. If you're visiting in winter, simply slip on a pair of skis or snowshoes, and traverse the powder-covered plains at your own pace. If you're hankering for a spot of well-deserved self-indulgence, the park also plays host to thrilling gourmet experiences throughout the year, from wine tastings to lavish festive dinners.

Weather

Vibrant seasons in Groveland

Summer days in Groveland tend to be sunny, dry, and warm – ideal conditions for exploring the surrounding countryside. Naturally, Groveland vacation rentals are in high demand at this time of year. The transitional seasons of spring and fall offer more changeable conditions, but daytime temperatures tend to be pleasantly fresh. As a consequence of its mountainous location, winter arrives early, with temperatures plunging in November, and plenty of snowfall at higher elevations. Rain is also a common occurrence throughout the cooler months.

Natural features

Groveland's wonderful wildlife

Yosemite National Park is an astonishingly diverse ecosystem. The Mediterranean-style climate of its lower foothills ensure an abundance of lush vegetation, with fragrant forests of ponderosa pines. At higher altitudes, vibrant yellow monkeyflowers offer bursts of vivid color amidst the rocky outcrops. The park is of course home to all manner of magnificent creatures. Keep quiet and you may catch sight of black bears, red foxes, or Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep. Over 260 species of birds have also been documented here, including vibrantly colorful western tanagers and adorable northern pygmy owls.

How to get there

How to get to and around Groveland

The nearest airport is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), located 25.1 mi (40.4 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Groveland?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Groveland:

  • Take advantage of conveniences like a pool and tennis at "Lone Star Lodge: Rustic Elegance". Located around 14 miles from Groveland, this leading option has 4 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "2 Secluded Houses With 4 King Beds On 3 Unique Acres" is another winner, offering 5 bedrooms, free WiFi, a blender and more. It's around 14 miles from Groveland.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Groveland?

There's something undeniably cozy about curling up in a log cabin with a cup of coffee and a good book. Leave the worries of everyday life behind and spend a couple of nights or more at one of these log cabins in Groveland:

  • If you'd like to try out horse riding and snowboarding while staying in Groveland, "Beautiful Custom Built Log Cabin W" in Groveland will be a top choice.
  • Alternatively, get your vacation on at "Custom Log Cabin With Free Wifi". Try some hiking and biking or skiing or just rest and relax at this Groveland property.

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

Get away from the daily grind at one of our weekend getaways in or near Groveland. Whether you'd like to catch up with friends or spend valued time with your partner, we'll have something to suit your style. These top-rated options are hard to beat:

  • Get comfy at "Pearl In The California Mother Lode". Around 11 miles to the northwest of Groveland, this retreat has all you need for a chilled out stay, including a microwave oven and heating.
  • Or, throw a few clothes in your bag and zip off to "Mountain House - Retreat/ Newly Remodeled Linens Included". This well-liked property is around 13 miles north of Groveland and offers off-street parking options and golf.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Groveland?

Whether you're searching for a small apartment for two or a guesthouse with space for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Groveland. These properties are an ideal base for a whirlwind visit:

  • For a memorable vacation, settle in at "Stunning Cabin In A 400 Acre Gated Wooded Park Close To Pinecrest And Dodge Ridge". It's nice and close to the center of Groveland, along with loads of things to see and do.
  • Another great option is "Enjoy A Lovely Ridge Top Lodge". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Groveland.

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

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Groveland that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll be enamored with:

  • Located around 14 miles from Groveland, "Lone Star Lodge: Rustic Elegance" is the perfect place for lovestruck couples. A fireplace and winery tours are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can spend a few idyllic days together is "2 Secluded Houses With 4 King Beds On 3 Unique Acres". Around 14 miles from Groveland, a fireplace and winery tours add to the ambiance here.

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

Share your stay and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an epic escape with pals or an overdue family reunion, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Groveland:

  • A wealth of amenities including a swimming pool and a fireplace make "Lone Star Lodge: Rustic Elegance" a top pick for groups. This popular retreat has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 16 people. From Groveland's center, it's around 14 miles away to the north.
  • "2 Secluded Houses With 4 King Beds On 3 Unique Acres" is another awesome option. It's around 14 miles to the north of Groveland, has 5 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 12 guests. A kitchen and a firepit are just a couple of things designed to make your group vacation more comfortable.

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

A pool is often an all-important amenity when deciding where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're getting away with the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Groveland and fill your days with frolicking good fun:

  • Treat your crew to an unforgettable stay at "2 Secluded Houses With 4 King Beds On 3 Unique Acres". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as outdoor furniture and cable/satellite TV services.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing around or simply unwinding by the water at "Mountain House - Retreat/ Newly Remodeled Linens Included". This vacation home is another sought-after option and comes with coffee and tea making facilities, a TV and more.

Groveland has a mediterranean climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 60 ºF and 90 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Groveland vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

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

Every family catch-up should be a memorable one. Whether you're organizing an action-packed escape with the kids or that long-overdue family reunion, Vrbo's large family vacation rentals in or near Groveland offer a comfy home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • Sleeping up to 16 guests in 4 bedrooms, "Lone Star Lodge: Rustic Elegance" is the ideal place for some family time. This top-rated retreat is 14 miles to the north of Groveland and has creature comforts that include cable/satellite TV services and a video library.
  • Another popular option is "2 Secluded Houses With 4 King Beds On 3 Unique Acres". This large rental is 14 miles north of Groveland and features coffee and tea making facilities, a microwave oven and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your guest list.

If you're looking for family-friendly attractions in the area, you won't have far to go. Mother Lode Fairgrounds, Twain Harte Miniature Golf and Wapama Falls at Hetch Hetchy promise lots of fun for young and old.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Groveland?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Groveland and make memories with the ones you love:

  • "Stunning Cabin In A 400 Acre Gated Wooded Park Close To Pinecrest And Dodge Ridge" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your crew at this getaway, which is around 17 miles north of central Groveland. On-site watersports and a pool table are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Mountain Cabin In The Pines / 2bedroom 1ba Vintage Charmer" - Another superb choice, this rental comes with childrens activities, a separate dining area and more. You'll find it around 18 miles to the north of Groveland.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Groveland?

Often situated in sought-after positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom rental is the perfect solution if you're traveling solo or with one other person. Here's a taste of our range in or near Groveland:

  • Great things come in little packages, and "The Cabin At The Old Homestead Near Yosemite" is no exception. This one-bedroom property can be found just a short distance from the center and features amenities like a kitchen and a firepit.
  • Or perhaps "Gorgeous 1 Bedroom Lakeside Apt Near Yosemite" matches your style better. Another centrally located one-bedroom option, this place has a garden, a swimming pool and more.