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$500
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Vacation rental for 10 people, with jacuzzi
10 pers., 3 bedrooms
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$450
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Vacation rental for 6 people
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 11ft²

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$201
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Vacation rental for 6 people, with balcony/terrace and balcony, child-friendly
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 743ft²
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$140
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Vacation rental for 6 people, with view, with pets
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 915ft²
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4.4
(22 reviews)

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$115
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Vacation rental for 6 people, with terrace and view, with pets
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 753ft²
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4.2
(27 reviews)

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$103
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Vacation rental for 5 people, with view and terrace
5 pers., 3 bedrooms, 958ft²
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4.6
(32 reviews)
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$259
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Vacation rental for 8 people, with balcony and jacuzzi
8 pers., 3 bedrooms

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$642
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people, with pool
10 pers., 3 bedrooms
2.0

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$177
per night

Vacation rental for 3 people, with terrace and view, with pets
3 pers., 1 bedroom
FREE cancellation
4.7
(27 reviews)

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$740
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people
10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 11ft²
3.1
(18 reviews)

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$546
per night

Vacation rental for 8 people, with pets
8 pers., 2 bedrooms, 11ft²
3.0
(8 reviews)

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$646
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Vacation rental for 10 people, with terrace, with pets
10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 11ft²
4.0
(13 reviews)
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Pet-friendly Vacation Rentals
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$144
per night

Vacation rental for 6 people, with terrace and view
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, Pets allowed
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4.8
(26 reviews)

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$117
per night

Vacation rental for 4 people, with jacuzzi
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 872ft², Pets allowed
FREE cancellation
3.6
(25 reviews)

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$650
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people, with pets
10 pers., 3 bedrooms, Pets allowed
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Vacation Rentals with Internet
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$98
per night

Vacation rental for 4 people, with view
4 pers., 1 bedroom
FREE cancellation
3.9
(36 reviews)

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$396
per night

Vacation rental for 6 people, with view and terrace
6 pers., 2 bedrooms
3.8
(21 reviews)

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$163
per night

Vacation rental for 8 people, with terrace and view, with pets
8 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,345ft²
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4.6
(30 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Air Conditioning
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$993
per night

Vacation rental for 18 people, with pets
18 pers., 6 bedrooms

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$593
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people, with jacuzzi
10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 11ft²
4.2
(20 reviews)

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$377
per night

Vacation rental for 6 people, with view and terrace, with pets
6 pers., 3 bedrooms
FREE cancellation
4.3
(14 reviews)
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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 3
Balcony/Terrace 3
TV 3
Air conditioning 2
Garden 2
Parking 2

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Prices

August
September
October
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December
January
$562
Jul 24 - Jul 31
$448 per night
Jul 31 - Aug 07
$444 per night
Aug 07 - Aug 14
$446 per night
Aug 14 - Aug 21
$475 per night
Aug 21 - Aug 28
$437 per night
Aug 28 - Sep 04
$490 per night
Sep 04 - Sep 11
$535 per night
Sep 11 - Sep 18
$473 per night
Sep 18 - Sep 25
$444 per night
Sep 25 - Oct 02
$488 per night
Oct 02 - Oct 09
$542 per night
Oct 09 - Oct 16
$472 per night
Oct 16 - Oct 23
$431 per night
Oct 23 - Oct 30
$477 per night
Oct 30 - Nov 06
$527 per night
Nov 06 - Nov 13
$479 per night
Nov 13 - Nov 20
$458 per night
Nov 20 - Nov 27
$524 per night
Nov 27 - Dec 04
$407 per night
Dec 04 - Dec 11
$296 per night
Dec 11 - Dec 18
$307 per night
Dec 18 - Dec 25
$357 per night
Dec 25 - Jan 01
$460 per night
Jan 01 - Jan 08
$562 per night
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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.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Idyllwild

How much did it cost for a vacation rental in Idyllwild in 2020, during the corona crisis?

Idyllwild is one of the most expensive cities in the USA. An overnight stay there costs on average $353.08 per night.

What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in Idyllwild?

]If you want to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Idyllwild are May ($317.38 the average per night for accommodation), April ($331.95), and June ($333.58).

In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in Idyllwild?

When it comes to looking for a vacation rental in Idyllwild, the most expensive months are, in order of highest to lowest, September, November and December, with average prices per night of $399.39, $394.64, and $392.34, respectively.

Is Idyllwild a good location for a last-minute getaway?

If you decide to put Idyllwild on your bucket list, we recommend planning your visit well in advance because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average of 89% of rentals booked in the year 2020.

What are the best months for a last-minute getaway?

The months that offer the most accommodation options are, on average, March (with an availability of 24%), April (20.75%), and May (20.6%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

When are there fewer vacation rental options available in Idyllwild?

The month with the highest average booked rental figures is November (only 0.5% of properties were available on average in 2020). Followed by December (1%), and August (1.4%).

Are there many vacation rentals in Idyllwild?

We have grouped together the offers from 3 different partners in Idyllwild, so we can provide you with around 280 properties. You're going to have a hard time picking your favorite!

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