Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Temecula, 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 private pools. Prices start at $149 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Temecula. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Temecula

Come and experience Temecula and its wineries, live music and festivals. This city's riverfront, casino gaming and lake draw many 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

Activities and attractions in and around Temecula

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Temecula a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Temecula Creek Inn Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Thorton Winery (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Callaway Vineyard and Winery (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Rancho Palomar Winery (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Ponte Winery (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Galway Downs (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Temecula

Travelers enjoy Temecula for its riverfront and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Temecula is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Lake Elsinore (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Diamond Valley Lake Marina (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • San Onofre State Beach (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)
  • Lake Elsinore Storm, The Diamond (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Palomar Mountain State Park (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Temecula

Fly into San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), the closest airport, located 52.7 mi (84.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Los Angeles - Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT), which is 46.7 mi (75.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Temecula?

Whether you're searching for an intimate retreat for you and your boo or somewhere spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Temecula. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • Around 45 miles from the center of Temecula, you'll want to keep coming back to "Iconic Mid - Century Modern House". It has 3 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a toaster and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Another excellent choice is "Large, Private Yard And Heated, Saltwater Pool", which is around 50 miles from Temecula. With 4 bedrooms, video games and a separate dining area, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

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

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

You need only step inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Temecula to realize that awesome things really do come in tiny packages. Designed to maximize every square inch of space, these pint-sized digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Leave the world behind and escape to "Laguna" Tiny House Near 50 Temecula Wineries". This getaway in Temecula packs plenty of comforts into its small space, such as a stovetop and a kitchenette.
  • "Desert Tiny House In Mineral Pool Resort" in Desert Hot Springs is another great option. A garden and heating will help make your getaway extra comfortable.

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

Whether you want to spend your getaway adventuring outdoors or connecting with your favorite people, Vrbo has lovely log cabins where you can do both. Check out these top picks in and around Temecula:

  • "Romantic Log Cabin ~ Updated, Quiet": This is the perfect base to experience the superb outdoor activities on offer in the area, including horse riding and mountain biking.
  • "Charming Log Cabin In The Heart Of Wine Country": Spend your break enjoying all the conveniences of this escape. When it's time to get outdoors, sailing and horse riding are some awesome things to do.

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

Nothing tops a short escape to reenergize your batteries. Pack your overnight bag and get cozy in one of these irresistible weekend getaways in and near Temecula:

  • Located 30 miles to the northeast of the center of Temecula, "Historic Writers Lodge With Spa As Featured In San Diego Magazine. Walk To Town" is a great fit for adventure lovers and nature fans. Make sure you visit nearby attractions, such as La Quinta Nicklaus Course and South Jackson Park. If it's activities you're interested in, try kayaking or fishing.
  • "Modern 5 Acre Retreat In The Heart Of Wine Coutry" is another great setting for a weekend getaway. Around 9 miles northeast of Temecula, use it as a base to enjoy some surfing and boogie boarding or mountain biking. Lakepoint Park and Doane Valley Nature Preserve should also be on your must-do list if you stay here.

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

Enjoy a taste of the culture and atmosphere of Temecula from the comfort and privacy of a studio apartment. Whether you'd love to escape on your own or live it up with a few friends, you'll find the ideal studio apartment for rent in and around Temecula:

  • Wake up, explore and then do it all over again at "Wine Country Condo". This property is a great base for sightseeing and features amenities including WiFi and a kitchen.
  • "Private Guest House On 3 Acre Custom Home At Edge Of Wine Country" is another great choice. Get comfy and take advantage of heating, internet services and more.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and do some sightseeing, there's plenty to keep you busy around Temecula. Into culture? Organize a visit to Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre and Fender Museum.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Temecula?

Just because you only have one or two days free doesn't mean you need to spend it in a boring hotel. Take a quick vacation but still have the comforts of home at one of these short-term rentals in or around Temecula:

  • Close to the center of Temecula, "Beautiful Mid Century Hideaway" is ideal for a short and sweet break. While you're in the area, don't miss awesome attractions like Citrus State Historic Park and University of California, Riverside.
  • "One Chic Desert Retreat #1 Property @ Legacy Luxurious Villa #1 Lic" is another appealing option. We suggest adding Riverside Convention Center and California Baptist University to your travel itinerary when you're ready to sightsee.

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

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a treehouse, a romantic weekend getaway is one of the best ways to spice up your relationship. Whisk your other half away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these top escapes in or near Temecula:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a few nights of passion at "Artist Designed•gas Fire Pit• Pro Cleaned•town Close •dog Paradise•fenced Yard". Located approximately 30 miles from Temecula, this place comes with lots of nice touches, including winery tours and beauty services.
  • Otherwise, spend a few magical days sipping wine and canoodling at "Beautiful Mountain Home And Wedding Venue", around 30 miles from Temecula. A fireplace and a restaurant dining guide will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Temecula?

Nothing screams "Best. Vacation. Evvv-er." like staying in a mansion. Indulge your nearest and dearest with an unforgettable escape at one of these mansions for rent in and around Temecula:

  • Charm, style and oodles of character — "Huge Hilltop Mansion With Million Dollar Views" has it all with some to spare. Approximately 25 miles northwest of Temecula and offering a firepit and a garden, this lovely place is hard to beat.
  • Alternatively, score major Brownie points and stay a while at "Lakeside Mansion - Waterfront". It's located about 16 miles to the northwest of Temecula and comes with a fireplace, beauty services and more.

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

Sneak a look at these large group vacation rentals in or near Temecula where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • You'll have enough space to spread out at "Gated Estate With Salt Water Pool". Around 11 miles northwest of Temecula, this impressive retreat has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 22 guests. Amenities include a swimming pool and a garden.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending precious time with loved ones, and "With 7 Night Stay| Wine Country |luxury 6 Acre Pool Estate" makes it easy to do that. Located around 4 miles to the east of Temecula, as many as 14 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a kitchen are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

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

Nothing spells fun like a pool does. Pump up your inflatable swan and browse these rental houses in or near Temecula that come with this vacation necessity:

  • Pack your swimming gear and make a booking at "Cozy House, Huge Backyard, The Heart Of Temecula". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including childrens activities and a dining table.
  • "Private Guest House On 3 Acre Custom Home At Edge Of Wine Country" is the type of place you go to escape the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. Coffee and tea making facilities and cable/satellite TV services are also on hand to make your stay comfortable and convenient.

Not sure what the weather's like in Temecula? It has a mediterranean climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 60 ºF to 80 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on where to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire selection of Temecula vacation rentals.