Discover a selection of 250 vacation rentals in Fairfax, 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 kitchens. Prices start at $145 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Fairfax. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Lively Fairfax will entice you

Enjoy the opera and other features of Fairfax. This city's waterfalls, hiking and biking draw many visitors. Golden Gate Bridge and Palace of Fine Arts are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Fairfax

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Fairfax a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 39 (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Aquarium of the Bay (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • San Francisco Zoo (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Pacheco Ranch Winery (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Peacock Gap Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Indian Valley Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fairfax

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Fairfax is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palace of Fine Arts (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Twin Peaks (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Muir Woods (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Angel Island (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Japanese Tea Garden (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Golden Gate Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Fairfax

The nearest airport is in Novato, CA (NOT-Gnoss Field), located 12.8 mi (20.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley), which is 26.1 mi (42 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Fairfax, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 250 vacation rentals around Fairfax. From 155 house rentals to 18 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Fairfax?

Nestle yourself and your pals up in the hills and get set for inspiring sunrises, unmatched stargazing and a whole lot of fresh air. Vrbo has no less than 87 mountain rental options available. Open to more ideas? Vrbo has heaps more options to investigate, including:

  • 50 city-center vacation rentals.
  • 38 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 35 seaside vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Fairfax?

Our house vacation rentals are real accommodations for real travelers. Offering plenty of space and privacy, they're perfect if you want to live like a local. There are 159 options currently available on Vrbo. Prices start from $99 a night. If that doesn't match your family's style, we've got a range of other property types to choose from, such as:

  • Apartment: 21 vacation homes. Prices start from $75 per night.
  • Studio: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $102 per night.
  • Cottage: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $80 per night.

Can I stay in Fairfax in a large group?

Whether you're heading off on a special trip with the extended family or spending a few nights away with your old school crew, it's always stacks of fun being under the one roof! The best news is that Vrbo has options to suit. House vacation homes are the most popular choice for larger sized groups, with 38 available here. Rental properties around the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the hunt for vacation homes that can house 6 vacationers? We have 49 that will be ideal. The prices start from $169 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 26 vacation homes that are suitable. Prices start at $180 per night.
  • Going away with a group of 5? We've got 19 vacation homes that fit the bill. Prices start from $125 a night.

You and your posse will be in good hands when you organize your Fairfax adventure with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Fairfax?

Friends are the family we choose. Create new memories with those who truly matter and secure a thrifty vacation with Vrbo. Oak Manor is a good area to look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. Vrbo has 9 rentals, and the average price is an affordable $215 per night. There are another 232 Vrbo rentals waiting for you in or around Mission District. The average price here is $257 a night.

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