Find the best place to stay — San Fernando Valley

Where to stay around San Fernando Valley?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 4,236 vacation rentals near San Fernando Valley. From 1,822 houses to 1,332 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Fernando Valley are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in San Fernando Valley?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Fernando Valley. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Santa Monica: 3,599 vacation rentals
  • Malibu: 2,050 vacation rentals
  • Long Beach: 1,209 vacation rentals
  • Manhattan Beach: 1,438 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood: 890 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in San Fernando Valley! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in San Fernando Valley?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Fernando Valley:

  • Santa Monica: 3,599 rentals
  • Malibu: 2,050 rentals
  • Long Beach: 1,209 rentals
  • Manhattan Beach: 1,438 rentals
  • Beverly Hills: 4,160 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to San Fernando Valley?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in San Fernando Valley are:

  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): 5,041 vacation rentals
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR): 4,645 vacation rentals
  • Van Nuys Airport (VNY): 4,598 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in San Fernando Valley?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in San Fernando Valley. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Venice Beach: 5,017 rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 4,909 rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 5,042 rentals
  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach: 3,343 rentals
  • Zuma Beach: 713 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Fernando Valley listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Discover the real San Fernando Valley

San Fernando Valley is home to some of southern California's most exciting sights and attractions. Cradled by the Santa Monica Mountains and Chalk Hills to the south, the Simi Hills to the west, the Santa Susana Mountains to the northwest and the Verdugo Mountains to the east, the Valley spans diverse landscapes and neighborhoods. As well as the cities of Burbank, Glendale, Calabasas and San Fernando, the Valley is home to major attractions, including the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park and Ventura Boulevard's many miles of restaurants, bars and clubs. Choose a San Fernando Valley vacation rental to explore the Valley's diverse wonders.

Sightseeing in San Fernando Valley

North Hollywood's small theaters and boutiques are a great place to lose yourself for an afternoon. The NoHo arts district's many coffee shops, bars and galleries can all be explored on foot. Another of the Valley's biggest tourist draws is the Forest Lawn memorial park in Glendale. A cemetery might seem like an unusual tourist attraction, but as well as being home to a museum and art gallery, Forest Lawn is the final resting place of many Hollywood stars. The Getty Center is another San Fernando Valley highlight. Its beautiful gardens, stunning modern architecture and world-class collections can be enjoyed by everyone.

Family-friendly attractions in San Fernando Valley

If you're staying at your San Fernando vacation rental with kids, the Universal Studios Hollywood tour and theme park is an absolute must-see. Ride the famous tram through the studio backlots, scream your way down the thrilling rides and stop for some shopping on the Universal CityWalk. Griffith Park offers another family-friendly day out. Explore its hiking and equestrian trails and the wonderful views over Los Angeles and the Hollywood sign. While you're there, make a visit to Los Angeles Zoo or the iconic Griffith Observatory.

Seasonal events in San Fernando Valley

There's a diverse program of events running throughout the Valley through the year. If you're staying at a San Fernando Valley vacation rental in February, make the trip into Los Angeles to welcome in the Chinese New Year at the Golden Dragon Parade and Festival. Every April, the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival is a buzzing celebration of western culture, with live music, live entertainment, including trick ropers and gun spinners, and great food. In fall, the Calabasas Pumpkin Festival is a local highlight. Then, through the winter months, the nearby coastline is a popular with whale watchers.

Out and about in San Fernando Valley

The beaches at Santa Monica and Malibu are just a short drive from a San Fernando Valley vacation rental. Along these shores, it's not uncommon to spot dolphins, whales, seals and pelicans. Local tour companies run fishing and whale-watching excursions from Marina del Rey. Or, for a wilder stretch of coastline, head to the miles of shoreline at Point Mugu State Park. Its canyons and bluffs offer up numerous trails. Another of the Valley's most beautiful outdoor spaces is the Japanese Garden in Van Nuys. Its acres of sculpted trees, scented planting and twinkling fountains are an oasis of calm.