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Popular Accommodations in Idyllwild

Vacation house for 8 people, with balcony/terrace
8 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,787ft²
4.7
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$302per night
Vacation house for 5 people
5 pers., 2 bedrooms
5.0
1 review
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$205per night
Apartment for 2 people, with garden
2 pers., , 291ft²
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$145per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony/terrace
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,593ft²
4.9
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$232per night
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Vacation Rentals in Idyllwild

Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony/terrace
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,593ft²
4.9
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$232per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony/terrace
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 495ft²
4.3
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$176per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,098ft²
4.0
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$192per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 2,045ft²
4.6
3 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$297per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with balcony and balcony/terrace
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,023ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$230per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony/terrace
6 pers., 1 bedroom, 1,582ft²
4.0
16 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$227per night
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Vacation Rentals where Pets Allowed

Log cabin for 5 people, with balcony and balcony/terrace
5 pers., 2 bedrooms,
5.0
8 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$242per night
Lodge for 8 people, with jacuzzi and garden
8 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,841ft²,
4.6
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$293per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with jacuzzi and garden
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 947ft²,
4.9
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$244per night
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Vacation Rentals with Internet

Vacation house for 9 people, with balcony/terrace
9 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,152ft²
4.4
6 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$245per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony/terrace
4 pers., , 570ft²
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$309per night
Log cabin for 8 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony
8 pers., 3 bedrooms, 2,497ft²
5.0
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$295per night
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Vacation Rentals

Log cabin for 7 people, with balcony/terrace
7 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,593ft²
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$260per night
Cottage for 6 people, with balcony/terrace
6 pers., 1 bedroom, 797ft²
4.6
3 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$157per night
Log cabin for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 0ft²
4.2
3 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$183per night
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Highlights Idyllwild

  • Tahquitz Peak
  • Lake Hemet
  • Pacific Crest Trail
  • Suicide Rock
  • Mount San Jacinto State Park
  • Stratford Players
  • Idyllwild Nature Center

Most popular in Idyllwild

Internet 134
Pet allowed 54
Balcony/Terrace 130
TV 133
Air conditioning 63
Parking 138
Washing machine 97
Jacuzzi 43
Heating 136

Prices and availability

Prices

September
October
November
December
January
$339
Aug 08 - Aug 15
$278 per night
Aug 15 - Aug 22
$279 per night
Aug 22 - Aug 29
$291 per night
Aug 29 - Sep 05
$294 per night
Sep 05 - Sep 12
$276 per night
Sep 12 - Sep 19
$292 per night
Sep 19 - Sep 26
$323 per night
Sep 26 - Oct 03
$335 per night
Oct 03 - Oct 10
$315 per night
Oct 10 - Oct 17
$286 per night
Oct 17 - Oct 24
$293 per night
Oct 24 - Oct 31
$339 per night
Oct 31 - Nov 07
$313 per night
Nov 07 - Nov 14
$249 per night
Nov 14 - Nov 21
$243 per night
Nov 21 - Nov 28
$323 per night
Nov 28 - Dec 05
$338 per night
Dec 05 - Dec 12
$238 per night
Dec 12 - Dec 19
$220 per night
Dec 19 - Dec 26
$208 per night
Dec 26 - Jan 02
$275 per night
Jan 02 - Jan 09
$320 per night
Jan 09 - Jan 16
$195 per night
Jan 16 - Jan 23
$156 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

September
October
November
December
January
77 %
Aug 08 - Aug 15
1 %
Aug 15 - Aug 22
1 %
Aug 22 - Aug 29
8 %
Aug 29 - Sep 05
13 %
Sep 05 - Sep 12
16 %
Sep 12 - Sep 19
35 %
Sep 19 - Sep 26
48 %
Sep 26 - Oct 03
49 %
Oct 03 - Oct 10
59 %
Oct 10 - Oct 17
53 %
Oct 17 - Oct 24
62 %
Oct 24 - Oct 31
66 %
Oct 31 - Nov 07
61 %
Nov 07 - Nov 14
63 %
Nov 14 - Nov 21
67 %
Nov 21 - Nov 28
44 %
Nov 28 - Dec 05
46 %
Dec 05 - Dec 12
63 %
Dec 12 - Dec 19
62 %
Dec 19 - Dec 26
44 %
Dec 26 - Jan 02
46 %
Jan 02 - Jan 09
66 %
Jan 09 - Jan 16
77 %
Jan 16 - Jan 23
75 %
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Idyllwild

Head for the hills in your cozy vacation home in California's mountain town of Idyllwild. Whether you're looking for a romantic weekend away or a house to accommodate your next family reunion there's the perfect home to accommodate your party's size and travel needs. Located conveniently close to popular cities like Los Angeles, Palm Springs, and San Diego - Idyllwild offers the charm of rural mountain life with easy transfers to nearby big city attractions. Most of the vacation rental options in this area are log cabins, lodges, and chalets set in the rural area of Mount San Jacinto State Park. Some of the amenities available include luxuries such as hot tubs, wrap around porches, and lakeside views.

Holiday in Idyllwild

Orientation

Getting There

Idyllwild is a small town in California nestled in the San Jacinto Mountains, popular for it's hiking trails and other outdoor activities. The closest airport to Idyllwild is located in Los Angeles, however the most common way people visit the town is by car. Highway 74, otherwise known as the Palms to Pines highway, passes between Palm Springs and Palm Desert through a scenic leisurely route. The terrain is very hot, dry, and sparsely vegetated which is the perfect environment for all types of desert wildlife.

Activities

Destination for park people

Whether you like your parks more rugged or perfectly manicured, Idyllwild is the perfect place to kick back and take in the sounds of nature. Some of the most popular parks in Idyllwild include Humber Park, Lawler Park, and Skunk Cabbage Meadow. From Humber Park, follow the Ernie Maxwell Scenic Trail for an easy and relaxed walk in the woods. Due to the arid climate, it's advised that you wear sunscreen and carry ample water with you in the summer months while hiking.

Destination for culture and the arts

Though Idyllwild is a relatively small town, the area plays host to a thriving arts scene with many galleries littered throughout downtown. The Idyllwild Arts Academy frequently offers free admission to its galleries, exhibitions, and musical performances. For those interested in theatre, Stratford Players put on regular performances from Shakespeare to modern Tony-award winning plays. They are most known for their Fall performance of Will in the Woods, which highlights Shakespeare's play in an open-air traditional Elizabethan fashion.

Destination for rock climbing

Why go horizontal when you can go vertical and take in the California sights from a new vantage point! Suicide Rock is a popular destination for rock climbers featuring 2 pitch climbs and over 300 other climbing routes to choose from. With a range of difficulty, these climbing spots can become very busy in the spring and summer so it is advised that you arrive early to reach the summit before the afternoon crowds.

The San Jacinto Mountain area is filled with local legends from the Cahuilla Indians who once inhabited this area. One of the most famous stories includes the story of a pair of star crossed lovers who, upon finding out that they could not be together, flung themselves off of Suicide Rock.

Top 4 things to do in Idyllwild

Tahquitz Peak

The most popular hiking trail in Idyllwild, Tahquitz Peak offers stunning views of Los Angeles in the distance thanks to its elevated lookout tower. Along the way you will find all kinds of vegetation and wildlife including ancient ponderosa pine and the occassional wandering deer. The hike out to Tahquitz Peak takes about 4 hours from Humber Park and has substantial elevation climbs.

Mount San Jacinto State Park

While most conceptions of California center around it's coastal beaches, the region is also filled with many mountain ranges. One of the most popular in southern California is Mount San Jacinto State Park which is also within the path of the Pacific Crest Trail. A large majority of San Jacinto State Park is located within Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument within Riverside County. It is here that you will find the majority of idyllic cabins and quaint cottage vacation rentals for the perfect natural retreat in Idyllwild.

Lake Hemet

Cool off in the artificial Lake Hemet which is part of the San Bernardino National Forest. Located 30 miles outside of Idyllwild and 13 miles from Palms Spring, the huge area offers many outdoor sports activities including swimming, boating, and fishing. Lake Hemet and its surrounding area is also used as the backdrop to several festivals, weddings, and other events throughout the year.

Idyllwild Nature Center

Learn more about the topography and history of southern California's desert regions at Idyllwild Nature Center. Here you will find many trails, picnic areas, and a museum which focuses on Cahuilla Native culture. This visitor-friendly center is also a popular pit stop for hikers braving the Pacific Crest Trail which runs from Mexico all the way up to the Canadian border of the United States.

FAQ: Frequently asked questions about vacation rentals in Idyllwild

How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Idyllwild?

Based on our data, Idyllwild has an average price of $289.79 per night, a relatively high one for a city in the USA.

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Idyllwild?

If you decide to put Idyllwild on your bucket list, we suggest planning your vacation ahead of time because it tends to be very high in demand, with an annual average of 78% of rentals booked in the year 2019.

How many vacation rentals are there in Idyllwild?

We have grouped together the offers from 5 different partners in Idyllwild, so we can provide you with around 300 properties. You're going to have a hard time deciding which one to go with!

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