Discover a selection of 160 vacation rentals in Mariposa, 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 $84 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Mariposa. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Mariposa

Enjoy the area's museums, history and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Mariposa. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Mariposa

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Mariposa a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Ascent, the Spa at Tenaya Lodge (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Badger Pass Ski Area (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • El Portal Market (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Swinging Bridge Picnic Area (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Pine Mountain Lake Golf Course (29 mi / 46.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in Mariposa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Mariposa is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yosemite National Park (26.6 mi / 42.9 km)
  • Yosemite Valley (27.2 mi / 43.8 km)
  • Yosemite South Entrance (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Mariposa Grove (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mariposa

The nearest airport is in Fresno Yosemite Intl. Airport (FAT), located 51.3 mi (82.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), which is 4.3 mi (6.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Mariposa?

Whether you're after a cozy escape for you and your special someone or someplace roomy to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Mariposa. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Take advantage of conveniences like high-speed internet services and a dining table at "Amazing Half Dome And El Capitan View No Day". Situated around 19 miles from Mariposa, this leading option has 3 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Another excellent choice is "Yosemite Gateway/horseranch Cottage", which is around 7 miles from Mariposa. Featuring 1 bedroom, a phone and a toaster, 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 Mariposa vacation rental for you.

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

Whether you're looking for a log cabin for a romantic getaway or a vacation with the family, we have the perfect property for you. Lock in one of these terrific vacation rentals in or near Mariposa and enjoy being surrounded by nature for a while:

  • "Private Log Cabin In The Foothills" is a great combination of outdoor adventure and comfort. Take advantage of amenities here including an oven and a games room.
  • After a huge day out in Mother Nature, chill out at "Inside Yosemite Log Cabin Home In Foresta. Incredible View Of Yosemite Valley". This cozy retreat comes with a porch and nearby museums.

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

Get away from the rat race at one of our weekend getaways in or near Mariposa. Whether you want to hang out with friends or spend valued time with your love, there'll be something to suit your needs. Here are some of our most popular options:

  • "Inside The Park Gates - Park Entry Reservation Included" is around 17 miles northeast of Mariposa and the perfect place to relax and unwind. You'll enjoy the convenient amenities here, including a restaurant dining guide and an oven.
  • "Cabin - Log House - Rustic Luxury Hideaway On 40 Private Acres" is another superb option. It's around 8 miles to the east of Mariposa and comes with an iron and ironing board, pet-friendly services and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Mariposa?

You certainly can. If you're looking for a small but stylish stay, you can't go past a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently found in the middle of town. We recommend the following options in or near Mariposa:

  • One of our favorite properties is "Yosemite Gateway/horseranch Cottage". Lock in a few nights or more at this popular abode and you'll have access to an iron and ironing board and nearby birdwatching activities.
  • Alternatively, use "Inside The Park Gates - Park Entry Reservation Included" as a base to check off the sights around you. This cozy stay offers an ice maker, a washing machine and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Mariposa?

From modern apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your mini vacation sorted. Here are some of our most popular picks in and around Mariposa:

  • Within easy reach of central Mariposa, "Enjoy Your Stay While Visting Yosemite" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not chilling out in your comfortable digs, get out and explore all the cool stuff around you.
  • Another terrific option is "A Tranquil Mountain Setting With Easy Access To Yosemite". Gather your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Mariposa.

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

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to spice up your relationship. Whisk your sweetheart away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Mariposa:

  • Located around 19 miles from Mariposa, "Amazing Half Dome And El Capitan View No Day" is the perfect place for starry-eyed couples. A fireplace and air conditioning are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another place where you can spend a few precious days together is "Yosemite Gateway/horseranch Cottage". Located around 7 miles from Mariposa, winery tours and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

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

Share your trip and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an active escape with friends or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near Mariposa:

  • There's loads of space to sprawl out at "Luxury Nature Escape - Family Fun". Around 11 miles east of Mariposa, this welcoming retreat has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. Top amenities include a garden and a fireplace.
  • Nothing takes priority over hanging out with the people you love, and "Estate Close To Yosemite, Beautiful Views" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 4 miles to the southwest of Mariposa, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 3 bedrooms. A kitchen and a swimming pool are among the numerous amenities here.

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

Nothing screams fun like a pool. Dust off your inflatable doughnut and browse these houses in or near Mariposa that feature this vacation must-have:

  • Pack your swim gear and make yourself comfortable at "Cabin - Log House - Rustic Luxury Hideaway On 40 Private Acres". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including a nearby laundromat and a dining table.
  • Otherwise, unpack your bags at "Newer Yosemite Inverness House With Central Air And Heat Inside Yosemite Park". Along with a refreshing pool, make use of outdoor furniture and towels.

Curious what the weather's like in Mariposa? It has a mediterranean climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 55 ºF to 90 ºF. If you're seeking more inspiration on places to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Mariposa vacation rentals.

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

No matter if your ideal escape is high in the mountains or by the ocean, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with those closest to you. Settle into one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Mariposa and bring the whole gang:

  • Sleeping as many as 12 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Luxury Nature Escape - Family Fun" is the perfect place to enjoy some family time. This top-rated retreat is 11 miles to the east of Mariposa and has amenities such as a kitchen and childrens activities.
  • "Newer Yosemite Inverness House With Central Air And Heat Inside Yosemite Park" also has the space you need to reconnect with loved ones. This option is around 17 miles to the northeast of Mariposa, and accommodates 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A travel crib and a fridge will help keep everyone comfortable and happy.

When you're ready to leave the house and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone happy and entertained. Glacier Point, Yosemite Falls and El Capitan should be at the top of your to-do list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Mariposa?

Escape the busyness of life and treat your loved ones to a different kind of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Mariposa and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Cabin - Log House - Rustic Luxury Hideaway On 40 Private Acres" - Enjoy quality time with your crew at this escape, which is around 8 miles east of the center of Mariposa. Childrens activities and a porch are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cottage Retreat - Renovated, Charming" - Rally the troops and spend a few nights at this inviting stay, which is around 8 miles to the east of Mariposa. You'll have access to coffee and tea making facilities, outdoor furniture and more.

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