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Log cabin for 6 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,023ft²
4.9
19 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$213per night
Vacation house for 8 people, with balcony/terrace
8 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,787ft²
4.6
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$280per night
Cottage for 2 people
2 pers., 1 bedroom
5.0
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$95per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with balcony and balcony/terrace
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,098ft²
4.7
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$125per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with balcony/terrace
3 pers., 2 bedrooms, 797ft²
4.5
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$195per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony/terrace
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 495ft²
4.2
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$163per night
Log cabin for 7 people, with garden
7 pers., 1 bedroom, 990ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$236per night
Vacation house for 4 people, with balcony/terrace
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.8
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$152per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with balcony/terrace and jacuzzi
3 pers., 1 bedroom, 517ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$206per night
Lodge for 2 people
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$109per night
Log cabin for 14 people, with balcony/terrace and jacuzzi
14 pers., 4 bedrooms, 2,099ft²
5.0
7 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$498per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with balcony
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$202per night
Bungalow for 2 people, with jacuzzi and balcony/terrace as well as balcony
2 pers., 1 bedroom
4.6
9 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$235per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with jacuzzi and balcony/terrace
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,302ft²
4.9
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$293per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony/terrace
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 893ft²
4.5
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$168per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 893ft²
4.9
92 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$117per night
Villa for 26 people, with jacuzzi and balcony/terrace as well as balcony
26 pers., 9 bedrooms
5.0
3 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$1,019per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with jacuzzi and balcony/terrace
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 915ft²
4.6
20 reviews
Idyllwild, Southern California
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$237per night
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Highlights in 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 210
Pet allowed 119
Balcony/Terrace 206
TV 218
Air conditioning 74
Parking 206
Washing machine 154
Jacuzzi 77
Heating 214

Prices and availability

Prices

May
June
July
August
September
$342
Apr 04 - Apr 11
$293 per night
Apr 11 - Apr 18
$264 per night
Apr 18 - Apr 25
$263 per night
Apr 25 - May 02
$305 per night
May 02 - May 09
$342 per night
May 09 - May 16
$275 per night
May 16 - May 23
$209 per night
May 23 - May 30
$258 per night
May 30 - Jun 06
$295 per night
Jun 06 - Jun 13
$284 per night
Jun 13 - Jun 20
$278 per night
Jun 20 - Jun 27
$291 per night
Jun 27 - Jul 04
$319 per night
Jul 04 - Jul 11
$319 per night
Jul 11 - Jul 18
$312 per night
Jul 18 - Jul 25
$287 per night
Jul 25 - Aug 01
$271 per night
Aug 01 - Aug 08
$265 per night
Aug 08 - Aug 15
$250 per night
Aug 15 - Aug 22
$241 per night
Aug 22 - Aug 29
$254 per night
Aug 29 - Sep 05
$327 per night
Sep 05 - Sep 12
$307 per night
Sep 12 - Sep 19
$186 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

May
June
July
August
September
80 %
Apr 04 - Apr 11
25 %
Apr 11 - Apr 18
22 %
Apr 18 - Apr 25
44 %
Apr 25 - May 02
50 %
May 02 - May 09
51 %
May 09 - May 16
56 %
May 16 - May 23
62 %
May 23 - May 30
59 %
May 30 - Jun 06
73 %
Jun 06 - Jun 13
71 %
Jun 13 - Jun 20
67 %
Jun 20 - Jun 27
70 %
Jun 27 - Jul 04
64 %
Jul 04 - Jul 11
61 %
Jul 11 - Jul 18
71 %
Jul 18 - Jul 25
74 %
Jul 25 - Aug 01
76 %
Aug 01 - Aug 08
78 %
Aug 08 - Aug 15
78 %
Aug 15 - Aug 22
80 %
Aug 22 - Aug 29
77 %
Aug 29 - Sep 05
79 %
Sep 05 - Sep 12
75 %
Sep 12 - Sep 19
76 %
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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