Surrounded by sparkling Pacific waters on one side and lush vegetation and arid deserts on the other and home to fascinating cities, charming small towns and wonderfully friendly locals, you will find that that California is an enchanting destination to explore as a family and the area will delight adults and children alike. Regardless of whether you fancy a city break in decadent Los Angeles or trendy San Francisco or perhaps a relaxing holiday in the luxurious vineyards of Napa Valley, we can assure you that you will never tire of exploring California’s countless urban and natural wonders. If you long for blue skies, a very diverse landscape, excellent food and a stress-free environment, pack your bags, book your holiday rental and get ready for the holiday of a lifetime with your nearest and dearest.
Renting holiday accommodation in California
Travellers who want to escape the bustling crowds of California will find that a holiday rental is the more convenient option to enjoy the best that the region has to offer away from the noisy crowds found in hotels. With a wide choice of modern apartments with sea views, trendy studio flats in downtown Los Angeles, traditional town houses in San Francisco or rural inland holiday villas; HouseTrip offers a cheaper and exciting alternative to book your family holiday. Renting self-catering accommodation is the best way to interact with the friendly local community and discover the many hidden gems to be found in California.
Where to stay in California
If you want to wake up every morning to the sound of rolling waves your best bet is to rent a holiday apartment in Malibu with views to the Pacific Ocean. Do you feel like indulging in some rural tourism instead? In that case head towards Tahoe where you will find spectacular holiday villas and cottages where you can enjoy your own private manicured garden after a long day out and about enjoying the great outdoors for the price of a hotel room. A holiday rental is perfect if you are looking to experience an authentic trip where you can chat to the amiable locals and discover their top tips to explore the best that California has to offer whilst staying away from the bustling crowds. Only they can tell you where to find the finest and most authentic restaurants to sample some mouth-watering seafood in San Diego or perhaps share some of the local recipes that you can recreate in your very own kitchen with fresh produce bought at the market.
California with the family
Children will love to explore the exciting theme parks to be found in southern California, such as Disneyland or San Diego’s Sea Life, whilst older teens might prefer to enjoy adventure sports in the Ranging River Park, followed by a bit of shopping and celebrity-spotting at iconic Rodeo Drive. If you prefer to switch off in a more peaceful setting, Orange County has some excellent sandy beaches and luscious golf courses and day trips to LA to the north or Mexico to the south are a must-do. There is so much to see and do in California that you’ll never want to leave. Its rich mix of cultures ensure that California’s markets are second to none, which will only give you another excuse to make the most of your self-catered accommodation and perhaps try your hand at some local cuisine. Are you ready to experience this amazing region in person? Find your ideal accommodation with HouseTrip for the perfect family holiday.