Destination guide

Explore the desert setting in Lancaster

The desert and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Lancaster. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the sporting events, shopping and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lancaster

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Lancaster has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antelope Valley Fairgrounds (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Rancho Vista Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Antelope Valley Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Desert Aire Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • DryTown Water Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Camelot Golf Club (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lancaster

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lancaster. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antelope Valley (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Lake Palmdale (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Devil's Punchbowl (25.9 mi / 41.7 km)
  • Castaic Lake (28.8 mi / 46.4 km)

Transportation to and around Lancaster

The nearest airport is in Palmdale, CA (PMD-Palmdale Regional), located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Palmdale, CA (WJF-General William J. Fox Airfield), which is 6.4 mi (10.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Lancaster Station.

Where to stay around Lancaster?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 22 holiday lettings near Lancaster. From 17 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lancaster is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lancaster?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lancaster. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Elyze Clifford Interpretive Center: 24 holiday lettings
  • Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve: 23 holiday lettings
  • Big 8 Softball Complex: 26 holiday lettings
  • Hangar Stadium: 24 holiday lettings
  • Antelope Valley College: 23 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Lancaster?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Lancaster. Our other popular types of Lancaster holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lancaster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Lancaster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.