Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Los Altos, 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 gardens and backyards and kitchens. Prices start at $140 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Los Altos. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Los Altos

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Los Altos. Renowned for its biking, cafés and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Computer History Museum and California's Great America are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Los Altos

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Los Altos a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • California's Great America (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Monte Bello Open Space Preserve (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Ridge Vineyards (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Blackberry Farm Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Pichetti Winery (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Los Altos

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Los Altos. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shoreline Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Kelley Park (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Arastredero Preserve (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Foothills Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Rengstorff Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Sierra Vista Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Los Altos

The nearest airport is in Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into San Carlos, CA (SQL), which is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Los Altos, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 542 vacation rentals around Los Altos. From 211 condo and apartment rentals to 230 house 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 city-center property in Los Altos?

One word (or maybe three) — location, location, location! Nothing beats finding a home away from home where the action is at. Vrbo has 54 city center rental homes available. Alternatively, you might be looking for a different sort of setting. Vrbo has oodles of options to select from, including:

  • 17 mountain-view vacation rentals.
  • 12 beach vacation rentals.
  • 9 town vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Los Altos?

You can forget about uninspiring hotel rooms. Our house vacation rentals have an unique, personal touch — and all the space you could possibly need! There are 284 houses available on Vrbo. Prices start from $79 per night. Or maybe you'd rather choose one of the area's other rental types, such as:

  • Apartment: 162 vacation homes. Prices start from $64 per night.
  • Hotel: 129 vacation homes. Prices start from $58 per night.
  • Condo: 49 vacation homes. Prices start from $88 per night.

Can I stay in Los Altos in a large group?

There's nothing quite like being reunited with old work colleagues or spending a few weeks with your loved ones in a wonderful new locale. What's best, Vrbo has options to suit. The top choice for larger groups here are house vacation homes, and there are 60 currently listed. The rental property options that are perfect for large numbers in the area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 123 vacation homes perfectly suited for that size. Spend a night from just $119.
  • If you have 5 in your squad, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 61 vacation homes perfect. Prices start at $129 a night.
  • Going away with a group of 8? We have 55 vacation homes that will be perfect. Prices begin at just $119 a night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your grandma and all your buddies to Los Altos.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Los Altos?

Vrbo has loads of fantastic budget-concious rentals. Treat your loved ones to an extravagant night on the town or hang around a bit longer with the money you save. Cambrian is a terrific area to investigate if you want to keep an eye on your budget. Vrbo has 7 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $168 per night. Another 162 Vrbo rentals are available in or around North San Jose. With an average price of $186 per night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging to your friends about.

Explore destinations around Los Altos

San Jose
1,041 vacation rentals
Santa Clara
850 vacation rentals
Santa Cruz
712 vacation rentals
Half Moon Bay
496 vacation rentals
Palo Alto
711 vacation rentals
San Bruno
573 vacation rentals
Menlo Park
423 vacation rentals
1,608 vacation rentals
Mountain View
806 vacation rentals
1,875 vacation rentals
743 vacation rentals
780 vacation rentals
209 vacation rentals
Daly City
1,065 vacation rentals
Castro Valley
773 vacation rentals
691 vacation rentals
Redwood City
623 vacation rentals
871 vacation rentals
Boulder Creek
703 vacation rentals
1,478 vacation rentals