Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Placentia

Learn about the unique charm of Placentia with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city is known for its theme park, baseball games and shopping. Disneyland® and Disney California Adventure® Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Placentia

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Placentia a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Disneyland® (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Disney California Adventure® Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Knott's Berry Farm (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Discovery Science Center (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Medieval Times (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Santa Ana Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Placentia

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Placentia is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fullerton Arboretum (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Brea Sports Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Carbon Canyon Regional Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Hiltscher Park Trail (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Laguna Lake Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Yorba Regional Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Placentia

Fly into Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), which is 13.9 mi (22.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Placentia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 759 vacation rentals near Placentia. From 467 Houses to 153 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Placentia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Placentia?

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

  • Balboa Peninsula: 844 vacation rentals
  • Belmont Shore: 116 vacation rentals
  • Anaheim Resort: 373 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Anaheim: 52 vacation rentals
  • Hermosa Village: 181 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Placentia?

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

  • Disneyland: 2,881 vacation rentals
  • Huntington Beach Pier: 1,088 vacation rentals
  • Anaheim Convention Center: 481 vacation rentals
  • Southern States University: 3,296 vacation rentals
  • Seal Beach Pier: 2,967 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Placentia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Placentia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 467 Houses in Placentia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Placentia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 153 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Placentia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 400 vacation rentals with pool available in Placentia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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