Find the best place to stay — Pacific Grove

Where to stay around Pacific Grove?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 635 vacation rentals near Pacific Grove. From 417 houses to 79 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pacific Grove for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Pacific Grove?

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 Pacific Grove:

  • Pebble Beach: 218 vacation rentals
  • Carmel Point: 89 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Carmel: 156 vacation rentals
  • Cannery Row: 61 vacation rentals
  • Golden Rectangle: 175 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 Pacific Grove?

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

  • Asilomar State Beach: 823 vacation rentals
  • Lovers Point: 826 vacation rentals
  • Point Pinos Lighthouse: 824 vacation rentals
  • Pacific Grove Golf Links: 824 vacation rentals
  • Presidio of Monterey: 778 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pacific Grove 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 Pacific Grove?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 417 houses in Pacific Grove. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pacific Grove include:

  • Cottages: 79 rentals available
  • Condos: 37 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 18 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf rentals in Pacific Grove?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 520 golf rentals in Pacific Grove. You have also many other possibilities in Pacific Grove area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 371 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 112 rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 94 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pacific Grove?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38 vacation rentals with pool available in Pacific Grove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Enjoy the Charms of Your Pacific Grove Beach House

    Pacific Grove is situated just a short drive south of the beautiful San Francisco Bay area close to popular vacation spots like Carmel and Monterey. It boasts miles of scenic shoreline coupled with a serene ambiance that you will love. When you make the decision to treat yourself to a great respite in beautiful Pacific Grove, staying in a charming beach house is a smart idea. Your spacious beach house in Pacific Grove may provide you with a host of home-like comforts that include everything from a well-equipped kitchen and private bathrooms to a deck with a view of the beach, a barbecue grill, a hot tub, a private heated pool and more.

    Outdoor Recreation

    You cannot spend time in beautiful Pacific Grove without enjoying ample time outdoors in the brilliant sunshine that the area is known for. Pacific Grove and surrounding communities in the Central California area have some of the best parks and beaches in the state, and you will not be disappointed with the options when you travel to Pacific Grove. Some of the nearby park areas that you can explore while you are on your Pacific Grove vacation include the Del Monte Beach and Boardwalk, Jack's Peak Park, San Carlos Beach Park, Monterey State Beach and others. These are the perfect locations for beach combing, kayaking, paddle boarding, sunbathing and more.


    If shopping is at the top of your list of things you want to do while you are on vacation in Pismo Beach, Monterey or the Pacific Grove area, you will love the many fabulous options located near your vacation home. The Del Monte Shopping Center is among the most popular retail areas in the region, and it boasts dozens of top stores for you to shop at. You can also go shopping at other popular areas such as Cannery Row Antique Mall or the Lighthouse Avenue shops in Monterey.


    Some people want to prepare at least a few of their meals in their vacation home's well-equipped kitchen, but others want to savor local culinary delights while on a trip to the coast. In the Pacific Grove and Monterey area, you will have some truly stellar options to consider when dining out for lunch or dinner. Some of the top options to consider in the local area include Lallapalooza Restaurant, Cibo Ristorante Italiano, Old Fisherman's Grotte, Montrio Bistro, Crystsal Fish and several others.


    If you are wondering when the best time of year is to travel to Pacific Grove, bear in mind that the seasonal change throughout the year is minimal. In fact, the weather almost year-round is sunny, mild or even warm and altogether pleasant. There are usually more than 300 sunshine days in Pacific Grove without measurable rainfall. In addition, throughout the year, you can expect average low temperatures to range from the 40s to 50s and average high temperatures to range to fall in the 60s on most days of the year.

    How to Get There

    Many people love to vacation in Pacific Grove because of how convenient it is to reach the area. It is located only a short drive south of San Francisco, so many people will travel into San Francisco via bus, train or air. They will then rent a car or will travel in their own car the rest of the way into Pacific Grove. From San Francisco, you can travel south on Highway 101. Because of how scenic the drive is, you can truly say that getting there is half the fun.

    Attractions In and Around Pacific Grove

    First time in Pacific Grove and looking for things to do? Take the kids and check out Monterey Bay Aquarium, Dennis the Menace Park and Steinbeck's Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Point Pinos Lighthouse and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca or spend an enlightening afternoon at Maritime Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Asilomar State Beach or experience the natural beauty of Lovers Point and Monarch Grove Butterfly Sanctuary.

    You can take a shopping trip to American Tin Cannery, Del Monte Shopping Center and Carmel Plaza. Activities around the area include Fisherman's Wharf, Pebble Beach Golf Links and Pacific Grove Golf Links. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region like Lone Cypress Pine, Carmel Beach or Point Lobos State Reserve to your agenda.