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Highlights Fresno

  • Underground gardens
  • National park
  • Historic homes
  • Shopping center
  • Winter sports

Best Vacation Rentals in Fresno

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Fresno, Fresno County
Vacation Rental • 797 ft² • 1 Bedroom
(44 reviews)
Envision yourself driving through a private neighborhood within the Fig Garden area of Fresno, your home base with nearby access to Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia national parks. Once you arrive at your destination, you are greeted by a private front courtyard with a pavered, landscaped pathway to The Garden House. Whether you are on a weekly business trip, seeing family or planning a vacation around the fantastic 3 National Parks or lake regions near Fresno, The Garden House is a perfect place for you to relax and spend private time. The Garden House is a large (approximately 800 squar...
from $108 / night
Clovis, Fresno County
Vacation Rental • 5 Guests • 1 Bedroom
Spacious 1180 Sq Ft Mother in law apartment (separate from main house) quiet, secluded, fully furnished. Apartment sleeps 5, has 1 bedroom with 2 queen beds. 1 restroom with stand up shower (no tub), full kitchen, living room, and dining room. Cable TV and Wifi included. Centrally located. Private parking available right next to apartment. Close to shopping, freeways, SaveMart Center, Yosemite, mountains, lakes, ski resorts, casinos and Sequoia National Park.More informationThe spaceHas your own private entrance! And private parking. Easy self check in!Guest accessFull access to entire apar...
from $112 / night
Fresno, Fresno County
Vacation Rental • 1798 ft² • 3 Bedrooms
3 Bedroom 2 Bath with laundry room (1800 sq ft) * Alarm system with guest access* Code Entry* Perfect for Vacation Families and Business Travelers* All Amenities provided to lighten your load while traveling.* 5 minutes from Fresno Yosemite Airport* 15 minutes from Amtrak Train station* 1 Hour from Yosemite National Park* New Home Development* King Bed in the Masterbedroom, Queen in second bedroom and Full size in the 3rd bedroom* Ironing board, Iron, Blow Dryer, Pots/Pans, Coffee-Maker, Full Fridge, Dishwasher, and full Washer & Dryer along with detergent and dryer sheets.
from $189 / night

Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Fresno

$336for 8 Apr - 15 Apr
$273 annual average
Average price per week

Current vacation rental availability Fresno

29%for 8 Apr - 15 Apr
56% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Fresno

A Central California destination

Set in the San Joaquin Valley in Central California, Fresno is an underrated town brimming with a laid-back California vibe. Although it's a large city, its easy-going atmosphere gives it a small-town feeling. While it’s not a coastal city, it is surrounded by mountains and dense forested national parks. Fresno offers a wide range of unique attractions like farmer’s markets, historical landmarks, hiking trails, green parks, shopping centers, and top-rated dining options. It’s the perfect destination for families, couples, curious travelers, and mountain lovers. It’s prime location in the dead-center of the state makes it the perfect stopping point for road trippers, too!

Finding your perfect Fresno vacation rental

Enjoy the ultimate Central California getaway with a vacation rental in Fresno. Choose from a wide range of styles, sizes, and features in vacation rentals around the city. Stay in a rental close to the mountains with a big backyard and peaceful, natural surroundings. Many rentals in Fresno are situated close to the downtown area, just a short walk away from shops, restaurants, and attractions. Families and large groups can choose from numerous oversized rentals with plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms to comfortably accommodate everyone. Opt for a vacation rental with a private pool to splash around in during the warmer months. Pet-friendly rentals are widely available for people traveling with their pets.

Vacations in Fresno

The area and getting around

Arriving in Fresno

Fresno is conveniently served by Fresno Yosemite International Airport, which is just a 12-minute, or 6-mile drive from the city. The major airport has both domestic and international flights. The easiest way to get from the airport to downtown Fresno is by using a taxi or a rideshare app, such as Uber or Lyft. If you’d like to rent a car during your stay, there are several car rental companies available at the airport and in the city.

Getting around Fresno

Fresno is considered among the most walkable cities in the entire USA! The downtown district is particularly walkable, with many shops and restaurants just a short distance from each other. Renting bikes is another great way to get around. If you prefer not to rely on your own two feet to get around, it's best to rent a car or to use a rideshare app.

Travelers and activities

Fresno for couples

Fresno is a laid-back city, perfect for couples who seek to spend some quality time together in a new place. Head to the Fig Garden Village shopping mall where you can enjoy a wide range of offerings from sushi, quaint cafés, and retail shopping. Visit the Downtown Brewery District, which is one of the most hip areas around town. You’ll find numerous top-rated local breweries here, and you can do a tasting or grab a glass at each one!

Fresno for families

Fresno is an excellent destination for families of all ages. Head to the Shinzen Friendship Garden which is located inside Woodward Regional Park. The 5-acre Japanese gardens feature numerous resident peacocks, zen ponds, more than 100 bonsai trees, and a large pond filled with koi fish. It’s a great place to go for a relaxing stroll. Families with children should be sure to spend an afternoon at the popular Fresno Chaffee Zoo. The magical and well-kept zoo area is home to a wide range of wild animals. Visit the lions in the African Adventure area, or sea creatures in Sea Lion Cove!

Fresno is conveniently located halfway between two major California cities: San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Top 5 travel tips in Fresno

1. Explore the Forestiere Underground Gardens

These phenomenal and artistic subterranean structures are a must-visit for anyone coming to Fresno. They were built over a 40-year period from 1906 until 1946 by a Sicilian immigrant by the name of Baldassare Forestiere. He created this underground world after coming to America and spent the majority of his years here creating the complex cave and garden system out of underground sedimentary rock. You can spend an hour or so walking around the underground gardens, which are located on West Shaw Avenue.

2. Visit Yosemite National Park

Just a stone’s throw away from Fresno is one of the most famous national parks in the USA: Yosemite National Park. Take a day trip here to visit the famed Bridalveil Falls, the Half Dome, and the spectacular cliffs of El Capitan. The scenic park is filled with natural attractions, hiking trails, and beautiful views that will take any nature lover’s breath away.

3. Visit the historic Kearney Mansion

If you’re interested in history, be sure to stop by for a tour of the Kearney Mansion. The French Renaissance style mansion consists of two buildings: the main residence and the servants’ quarters. The place is named after the designer of the house who was an architectural genius, and throughout the tour you’ll get to see all the clever details he included throughout construction. You’ll also get to learn about the history of the house and the local area.

4. Shop ‘til you drop at Riverpark

Riverpark Shopping Center is one of the most popular attractions in the city. The enormous shopping center is filled with shops, big-name brands, local boutiques, and a plethora of dining options. You can even catch a movie on the IMAX screen at the movie theater here! A trip to Riverpark is the perfect rainy day activity, as well as a must-stop for any visitor in Fresno.

5. Enjoy winter sports at China Peak Mountain Resort

If you find yourself in Fresno during the winter months, the area is well-known for its winter sports offerings. Head to China Peak Mountain Resort which is the premier ski and winter sports spot in the area around an hour’s drive north of Fresno. It’s home to some of the best skiing in California, as well as snowboarding, and sledding.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Fresno

How much did it cost for a vacation rental in Fresno last year?

Fresno is one of the cheapest cities in the USA. The price for a vacation rental is about $257 per night.

During which months can you find the best price for vacation rentals in Fresno?

If you want to save as much as possible during your visit to Fresno, pack your bags and travel there in June ($208 per night on average), February ($222), or July ($223), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

When does the price of vacation rentals in Fresno go up the most?

Last year, the month that had the highest annual average in Fresno was April, with an average price of $329 per night. This was followed by September, with an average of $307, and then December, with $305.

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Fresno?

If you decide to put Fresno on your bucket list, we recommend planning your travels well in advance because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average of 80% of rentals booked the previous year.

What time of the year can I find more available vacation rentals?

August, October and September are, in order of highest to lowest, the months that have the largest number of accommodations available, with an average availability of 64%, 36%, and 32%. However, even during these periods of time, when the availability is the highest, the average is only 44%. So we highly recommend you always book a little in advance to make sure you get the rental of your dreams.

How many vacation rentals does Holidu have in Fresno?

We have collected the offers from 2 different providers in Fresno, so we can offer you around 150 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!

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