Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Huntington Beach, 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $125 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Huntington Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Beach fun at Huntington Beach vacation home rentals

Huntington Beach exudes the easygoing vibe you’d expect from a place known as “Surf City.” It would be impossible not to mention the city’s most popular attraction: the beach. Here, you can do everything from topping up your tan to catching some waves. Back on dry land, You'll discover superb family-friendly attractions and the outstanding Downtown area, which hosts a whole variety of restaurants and shops, all while the sound of live music floats through the air. Whether you're looking for a luxury city condo or a laid-back beach house, Huntington Beach vacation rentals cover everything imaginable.

Things to do

Attractions near Huntington Beach vacation rentals

Huntington Beach vacation rentals can be found across the area, but You'll never be far from the spectacular beaches. As well as being the perfect place to work on your tan, you can try your hand at surfing at one of the many schools along the coast. If you can tear yourself away from the golden sands, You'll find several cultural attractions, too, like the Huntington Beach Art Center and the International Surfing Museum. There’s also the Old World Village, a quaint German-themed village, which hosts regular events and boasts a variety of specialty restaurants.

Activities

Things to do near Huntington Beach vacation homes

When people think of Huntington Beach, the first thing that comes to mind is surfing, but You'll discover there’s much more to do here than hanging ten. Be sure to join a whale watching tour for a truly unforgettable experience and an opportunity to see these majestic creatures. If you're not a fan of surfing, kayaking is a great way to explore the ocean, and hiring a bike is a good choice if you want to explore the magnificent Orange County coastline. Of course, a sunset gondola ride is a relaxing way to round off your adventure-filled day.

Weather

Local weather for your trip to Huntington Beach vacation homes

Huntington Beach boasts fantastic weather throughout the year, making it a great vacation destination in any season. With such a dry and sunny climate, You'll find that the only time you're likely to get wet is when you're splashing around in the ocean. May through October are the warmest months, but thanks to the cool ocean breezes, temperatures rarely top 80 degrees. Keep in mind that Huntington Beach vacation rentals are more popular during the summer since this is the perfect time of year to see Huntington Beach at its best.

Natural features

Flora and fauna aplenty in Huntington Beach

The long, sandy beaches of Huntington Beach are its standout feature, and there’s even Huntington Dog Beach for those traveling with four-legged companions. Aside from the wildlife out at sea, there’s a lot to see inland, too. The Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve is a superb place to start. It has plenty of curious critters to see and is especially interesting for birdwatchers. Those wanting to learn more about the flora of California should check out Shipley Nature Center—a tranquil oasis in the heart of the city that’s home to many indigenous Californian plants.

How to get there

How to get to and around Huntington Beach

The nearest airport is in John Wayne Airport (SNA), located 8 mi (13 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Los Angeles Intl. (LAX), which is 30.4 mi (48.9 km) away.

Family friendly

Family fun near Huntington Beach vacation rentals

Kids will love the array of attractions in Huntington Beach. Vacation rentals are available near places like Adventure City, an amusement park with family fun rides, a petting zoo, an arcade, and more, and Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, a coastal estuary and bird habitat with wetlands. Kids will also like TeWinkle Park, a park with a lake, ball fields, tennis courts, and picnic shelters.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Huntington Beach?

Whatever your vacation needs, you'll find a rental in or around Huntington Beach that's a match made in heaven. Here are some of our faves:

  • "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio" is a popular choice. Around 7 miles from Huntington Beach, it has 1 bedroom and lots of useful amenities, including a restaurant dining guide and a TV.
  • Another great option is "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway", which is around 6 miles from Huntington Beach. Offering 3 bedrooms, a dryer and internet services, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

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

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

Clock off on Friday and then pack your carry-on bag. If you're after some relaxation and fun, these escapes in and near Huntington Beach promise the ideal weekend getaway:

  • Escape the daily grind at "Award Winning Historic Home, Bocce Ball", which is around 11 miles to the northeast of Huntington Beach. There's lots of nature and adventure to keep you occupied here. Do some golf and cycling or just appreciate the sights of Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum and Pio Pico State Historical Park.
  • Alternatively, take some time out at "Casa Clemente - Modern Spanish Beach Home In San Clemente". Approximately 30 miles southeast of Huntington Beach, activities around here include surfing and boogie boarding and cycling. Rather go sightseeing? Find time in your schedule for Poche Beach and Santiago Park.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Huntington Beach?

Studio apartments are tough to beat when it comes to location, convenience and affordability. Choose one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Huntington Beach and enjoy a taste of the local vibe:

  • Explore your surroundings and then sleep soundly at "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio". This vacation rental is a wonderful base for seeing the sights and features amenities including an iron and ironing board and nearby whale-watching activities.
  • Alternatively, organize a stay at "Your Actual Ocean View2 - Walk To Restaurants", which offers conveniences including cable/satellite TV services and outdoor furniture.

There are loads of attractions around Huntington Beach to put on your must-do list. Feed the culture vulture in you with a visit to Medieval Times and City of Brea Art Gallery.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Huntington Beach?

Sometimes, you've just got to take a break from the real world, even if it's only for a few days or so. Experience a nice combination of rest and recreation at one of these short-term rentals in or around Huntington Beach:

  • If you'd like to be near the action, "Balboa Island, Ca ~beach Cottage" will suit your style. It's within easy reach of the center of Huntington Beach and a good base to explore sights like University of California, Irvine and Irvine Spectrum Center.
  • Sleep, relax and explore from "Aqua Sea Luxury Villa On The Harbor 2 Blks To Beach W", another great option. Segerstrom Center for the Arts and Santa Ana Zoo should be on your to-do list when it's time to sightsee.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Huntington Beach?

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your partner off for a couple of days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Huntington Beach:

  • Put on some soothing music and chill together at "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio". Around 7 miles from Huntington Beach, this property has all you need for a romantic weekend away, including beauty services and a nearby marina.
  • Another place where you can spend a few relaxing days together is "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway". Located around 6 miles from Huntington Beach, a fireplace and a nearby marina add to the atmosphere here.

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

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding a place that'll comfortably fit your entire gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Huntington Beach and get your loved ones together under the one roof:

  • There's plenty of space to enjoy yourselves at "River Front Property With A View". Around 25 miles southeast of Huntington Beach, this impressive retreat has 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 guests. Top amenities include a kitchen and a beach view.
  • Invite up to 13 of your friends to "New Built, Backyard And Balcony Fireworks" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 5 bedrooms and is around 9 miles to the northeast of Huntington Beach. It's crammed with features to keep a large group occupied, including a swimming pool and a garden.

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

Nothing screams good times like a pool does. Pump up your inflatable swan and check out these rental houses in or near Huntington Beach that feature this vacation necessity:

  • Welcome to "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway", where your highest priority will be enjoying the pool. Amenities such as nearby birdwatching activities and a kitchen help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • "Three Floor House With 3 Apartments And One Luxury Attic - Giovanni" is the sort of place you go to leave the everyday behind and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. Outdoor furniture and a smart TV are also on hand to make your visit a memorable one.

Not sure what the weather's like in Huntington Beach? It has a semi-arid climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 65 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're after a little more inspiration on where to stay in this epic destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Huntington Beach vacation rentals.

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

You'll always have more fun sharing the great times with the ones that are closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family catch-up or getting away with your best friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that's right for you. Here are two of our best in and around Huntington Beach:

  • Get everyone together at "Award Winning Historic Home, Bocce Ball", which has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 9 guests. This getaway is located 11 miles to the northeast of Huntington Beach and features amenities such as a barbecue grill and nearby whale-watching activities.
  • "Casa Clemente - Modern Spanish Beach Home In San Clemente" is another popular option. It's about 30 miles to the southeast of Huntington Beach, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. Handy amenities here include a foosball table and coffee and tea making facilities.

When you're ready to get out and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone entertained and happy. Disneyland®, Disney California Adventure® Park and Knott's Berry Farm should be on your to-do list.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Huntington Beach?

Nothing says indulgence like having a pool inside your house. Pack your swimsuit and enjoy a dip in the privacy of one of these roomy vacation homes in or near Huntington Beach:

  • Book a few days or more at "Apartment With 60m2 Terrace Panoramic Sea View Beach Access" and spend your days lazing poolside. This sprawling pad has 9 bedrooms sleeping up to 29 guests and a host of other top-notch amenities. A water view and a water park are among them.
  • Alternatively, make a booking at "Oceanfront Condo With Pools, Hot Tub", which has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Along with that swanky pool nestled inside, a swimming pool and a water park will keep everybody comfortable and content.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more wonderful Huntington Beach vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Huntington Beach?

Romantic retreats, work trips or adventures of the solo kind — a single-bedroom vacation property is a perfect solution for all sorts of occasions. One of our options in or near Huntington Beach is sure to fit the bill:

  • Check out "Warm And Spacious Studio Wifi And Smart Tv", a great centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A water park and a nearby beach are available for use here.
  • Or perhaps "Large Master Bed/attached Bath" is a better match. Another centrally located one-bedroom option, this place comes with a garden, a TV and more.

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