Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Santa Clarita

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Santa Clarita. Renowned for its theme park, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.


Activities and attractions in Santa Clarita

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Santa Clarita a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Magic Mountain (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Mountasia Family Fun Center (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Valencia Country Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Rancho Vista Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Wildlife Learning Center (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Santa Clarita

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Santa Clarita is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castaic Lake (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • El Cariso Community Regional Park (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Lake Palmdale (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Antelope Valley (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Corriganville Park (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)

Transportation to and around Santa Clarita

Fly into Palmdale, CA (PMD-Palmdale Regional), the closest airport, located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Palmdale, CA (WJF-General William J. Fox Airfield), which is 19.5 mi (31.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Santa Clarita Station.

Where to stay around Santa Clarita?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,546 holiday lettings near Santa Clarita. From 2,129 Houses to 1,484 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Santa Clarita area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Santa Clarita?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Santa Clarita:

  • Valencia: 17 holiday homes
  • Hollywood: 918 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 1,909 holiday homes
  • Montecito Heights: 24 holiday homes
  • Pacific Palisades: 1,613 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Valencia Country Club: 468 holiday lettings
  • Mountasia Family Fun Center: 611 holiday lettings
  • Santa Clarita Station: 603 holiday lettings
  • Santa Clarita Via Princessa Station: 748 holiday lettings
  • Hollywood Hills: 1,930 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,129 Houses in Santa Clarita. Our other popular types of Santa Clarita holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,484 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 154 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 132 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santa Clarita?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,413 holiday homes with pool available in Santa Clarita. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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