Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Laguna Niguel, 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 $122 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Laguna Niguel. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Sun, sand, and surf in Laguna Niguel

Spilling down the sides of the San Joaquin Hills to meet the frothing Pacific Ocean at Dana Point and 1000 Steps Beach, Laguna Niguel is a pretty, well-to-do suburban pocket of Orange County. It's packed with all sorts of Laguna Niguel vacation rentals, ranging from chic pads with sweeping views of the sea swells, to elegant family villas with creative interior design touches. Whichever you choose, you can look forward to a vacation in the middle of some of South California's best surfing spots and state beaches, not to mention close to all the delights of big city Los Angeles.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Laguna Niguel

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Laguna Niguel a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sawdust Art Festival Grounds (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Laguna Woods Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Talega Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Coto de Caza Golf and Racquet Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Santa Ana Zoo (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Monarch Beach Golf Links (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)

Unwind, adventure, and get Zen in Laguna Niguel

Laguna Niguel's well-to-do locals have created a space where it's possible to feel the pulse of South Cali life, adventure in the San Joaquin Hills, and relax and unwind, all in the same week. There are chic spas here with massage beds and yoga classes. There are meditation schools that align the chakras on the clifftops. There are surf instructors just waiting to conquer the Orange County waves. And there are hiking trails by the bucket load, all wiggling and weaving across the valley and into the rugged mountains.


Lovely weather in Laguna Niguel

Temperature highs that range from around 65 to 85 throughout the year mean that Laguna Niguel is warm most months. Add in oodles of sunny days, and those soothing sea breezes that roll off the Pacific, and it's easy to see how this one's a real year-round destination. You can look to book your Laguna Niguel vacation rentals in the "winter", between December and March, to get the beaches to yourself. Or, you can come in the sultry summer, between May and September, for the hottest days and the bustling beach life.

Natural features

Beaches and high hills surround Laguna Niguel

Laguna Niguel is draped over a series of low hills just above the Pacific Ocean coast of Orange County. On the one side, the wild waves of 1000 Steps Beach and the long, golden Doheny State Beach fringe the edge of California. On the other, it's the cloud-gathering peaks of the San Joaquin Hills that dominate. The variation in terrain means you can share that vacation time between surfing and spotting whales along the shores, and hiking through dusty canyons to gushing waterfalls on high.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Laguna Niguel

The nearest airport is in John Wayne Airport (SNA), located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB), which is 32.4 mi (52.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Laguna Niguel Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Laguna Niguel?

Whether you're looking for a cozy escape for you and your sweetheart or somewhere spacious to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Laguna Niguel. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio" is a popular choice. Around 14 miles from Laguna Niguel, it has 1 bedroom and lots of useful amenities, including video games and a nearby hospital.
  • Another enticing choice is "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway", which is around 25 miles from Laguna Niguel. Offering 3 bedrooms, a nearby casino and a dishwasher, 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 Laguna Niguel vacation rental for you.

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

Nothing tops a short break to clear away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and take a breather at one of these irresistible weekend getaways in and around Laguna Niguel:

  • Spend your whirlwind escape at "Award Winning Historic Home, Bocce Ball", which is around 25 miles to the northwest of central Laguna Niguel. There's lots of adventure and nature to discover around here. Do some windsurfing and skiing or simply explore the sights of Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge and Huntington City Beach.
  • "Casa Clemente - Modern Spanish Beach Home In San Clemente" is another great property where you can escape the everyday. Around 9 miles southeast of Laguna Niguel, use it as a base to try some hiking and biking or surfing and boogie boarding. South Ponto Beach and Temeku Hills Golf Course also have to be on your must-do list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Laguna Niguel?

Usually small, inexpensive and conveniently located, it's difficult not to be charmed by a studio apartment. Settle into one of these options and experience the energy of Laguna Niguel up close:

  • Throw your suitcase down at "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio". Amenities including air conditioning and spa and beauty services help make guests feel right at home here.
  • Another great option is "Your Actual Ocean View2 - Walk To Restaurants". Make the most of internet services, an ice maker and other handy amenities during your getaway.

When you're ready to step foot outside your studio apartment and go exploring, there's loads to keep you occupied around Laguna Niguel. Interested in cultural attractions? Swing by Festival of Arts and Sawdust Art Festival Grounds.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Laguna Niguel?

Short-term rentals aren't hard to find in and around Laguna Niguel. Chill out for a night or two in a cool condo, a budget studio apartment or a spacious home. Whatever type of vacation rental you prefer, you'll have lots to choose from with Vrbo. Here are some of our faves:

  • "Balboa Island, Ca ~beach Cottage" is close to the center of Laguna Niguel, which means you'll have plenty of things to keep you entertained. Discover leading attractions like University of California, Irvine and Irvine Spectrum Center when you're not chilling in your cozy rental.
  • Sleep, relax and explore from "Aqua Sea Luxury Villa On The Harbor 2 Blks To Beach W", another excellent option. Segerstrom Center for the Arts and Santa Ana Zoo should be on your to-do list when it's time to see the sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Laguna Niguel?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend together. If you're longing to spend a couple of evenings away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Laguna Niguel that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Located around 14 miles from Laguna Niguel, "Clean Cottage For 2, Great Location Large Patio" is the perfect place for lovestruck couples. Beauty services and a restaurant dining guide are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can spend a few glorious days together is "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway". Around 25 miles from Laguna Niguel, a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide add to the atmosphere here.

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

Share your trip and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're organizing an adventurous escape with buddies or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Laguna Niguel:

  • There's plenty of space to spread out at "River Front Property With A View". Around 4 miles south of Laguna Niguel, this generous retreat has 4 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a kitchen and a beach view.
  • Nothing's more important than being together with loved ones, and "New Built, Backyard And Balcony Fireworks" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 25 miles to the northwest of Laguna Niguel, as many as 13 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A garden and a kitchen are among the many amenities you'll have at hand.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can offer, a pool is easily the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Laguna Niguel and spend your time splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your unicorn floatie:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "Best Location Old Town Luxurious Beach House Family Fun Getaway". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including nearby birdwatching activities and a balcony.
  • "Three Floor House With 3 Apartments And One Luxury Attic - Giovanni" is the kind of place you go to leave the everyday behind and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. Daily housekeeping services and a fridge are also on hand to make your stay a memorable one.

Not sure how to pack for your Laguna Niguel break? This leading destination has a mediterranean climate. In the summertime, you can expect average temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 75 ºF. Scroll through our range of Laguna Niguel vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

It's always more fun to share the great times with the people that are closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family break or spending time with good friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's just right for you. Here are two of our best in and around Laguna Niguel:

  • Located about 25 miles to the northwest of Laguna Niguel, "Award Winning Historic Home, Bocce Ball" has 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 9 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including childrens activities and a nearby laundromat.
  • "Casa Clemente - Modern Spanish Beach Home In San Clemente" is also a top pick for families. It's around 9 miles to the southeast of Laguna Niguel, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 people. Useful amenities here include outdoor furniture and a smart TV.

If you want to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your to-do list. Disneyland®, Disney California Adventure® Park and Knott's Berry Farm are great places to start.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Laguna Niguel?

Nothing says "VIP getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your bikini and take a dip in the privacy of one of these spacious vacation homes in or near Laguna Niguel:

  • Invite your friends over for a paddle around at "Oceanfront Condo With Pools, Hot Tub". This rental has space to spare, with 3 bedrooms comfortably sleeping up to 8 people. A fireplace and a nearby waterfront are other things you'll love about this place.
  • Another awesome option is "Apartment With 60m2 Terrace Panoramic Sea View Beach Access". With 9 bedrooms sleeping up to 29 people, you can invite the whole crew to stay with you and swim. A garden and a beach view are other amenities your guests can enjoy here.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more great Laguna Niguel vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Laguna Niguel?

Often located in sought-after positions due to their smaller size, a one-bedroom rental is a perfect solution for one or two travelers. Check out Vrbo's range in or near Laguna Niguel:

  • Check into "Peaceful 1 Bedroom/1 Bath Condo" for a couple of days. This one-bedroom vacation home offers guests a kitchen and a swimming pool and is not far from downtown.
  • Also within easy reach of all the excitement of Laguna Niguel, "Jewel Of Sjc - Up" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a big day of seeing the sights, return and enjoy a swimming pool and a nearby waterfront.