Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Lake Elsinore

The lake and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Lake Elsinore. Well known for its sporting events, shopping and cafés, this welcoming city won't disappoint. March Field Air Museum and Citrus State Historic Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Lake Elsinore

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lake Elsinore 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:

  • Canyon Lake Country Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Tijeras Creek Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Marguerite Aquatic Complex (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Thorton Winery (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Callaway Vineyard and Winery (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Elsinore

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lake Elsinore is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Citrus State Historic Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Lakepoint Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • O'Neill Regional Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Rancho Las Lomas (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Lake Perris (17.4 mi / 28 km)

Transportation options to and around Lake Elsinore

Fly into Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), the closest airport, located 13.9 mi (22.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), which is 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Lake Elsinore?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 350 holiday lettings near Lake Elsinore. From 210 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, 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 Lake Elsinore is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Lake Elsinore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 210 Houses in Lake Elsinore. Our other popular types of Lake Elsinore holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Elsinore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 171 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Elsinore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.