Lake house vacation rentals in California

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Top-rated lake house rentals in California

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Home in Springville
Modern Cabin, Private Fishing Lake, Near Sequoias
The Bear Creek Retreat is a beautiful modern cabin located in Springville, CA, surrounded by the stunning foothills. This two-bedroom, two-bathroom cabin is situated on a serene private fishing lake, where guests can unwind and enjoy nature's beauty. This idyllic cabin is conveniently located close to Sequoia National Forest and Park, Lake Success, and River Island Golf Course. The cabin is designed to offer the perfect home-away-from-home experience, with all the modern comforts and amenities.
Nov. 9 – 16
$427 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 213 reviews
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Home in Clearlake
Breathtaking Views, Extreme Privacy, and You!
Need to unplug? Burned out? Crave quiet and beauty? Summerset is the cure. Lakehouse on private 3 acres. Exquisite top of the world panoramic water views, magical Mt. Konocti, epic sunsets, and stars. 2B 2Bath, open great room, stocked kitchen. Designed for rest and recharging the soul. Do absolutely nothing...or visit wineries, yoga on the deck, (mats provided) fish, hike, bike, boat. Enhanced cleaning, peaceful surroundings for sound sleeping. Park the car and your cell. Time to reboot.
Apr. 16 – 23
$440 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 315 reviews
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Home in Indio
All Inclusive-Casa Tranquila amazing pool/ views
Embark on a serene escape at "Casa Tranquila". ☀︎ Your comfort is our commitment—experience an unparalleled getaway! → Spectacular Pool & Spa Oasis: Saltwater pool, heated spa, with panoramic golf course and mountain views. → Poolside Paradise & Entertainment Hub:Sunset magic and BBQ feasts by the large fire pit, with shuffleboard and foosball challenges with friends. → New Speakeasy for poker, bumper pool, ping pong, darts, and live sports on TV Your Unforgettable Stay Awaits—BOOK NOW!
Jul. 31 – Aug. 7
$850 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 111 reviews

Popular amenities for California lake house rentals

Waterfront lake house rentals

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Home in Grass Valley
Stunning view roundhouse waterfall spa & cottage
May 12 – 19
$545 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 420 reviews
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Home in San Rafael
MCM Waterfront Pool/Hot Tub between SF and Napa
Aug. 3 – 8
$956 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 431 reviews
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Home in Lakeport
Lakefront Beauty. Winter Special Pricing to March!
Oct. 19 – 26
$1,289 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 151 reviews
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Home in Crestline
Magical lake house with spectacular views
Dec. 11 – 18
$429 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 149 reviews
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Home in Indio
Lakefront Dream: Infinity Pool, Sunset Views, Game
Jun. 26 – Jul. 3
$1,240 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 102 reviews
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Home in Big Bear Lake
Lake Front Home-BoatDock-Kayaks-Hot Tub-Fishing
Nov. 28 – Dec. 5
$1,673 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 100 reviews
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Home in Clearlake
Cabin Silverado
Mar. 15 – 22
$274 CAD per night
4.79 out of 5 average rating, 145 reviews
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Home in South Lake Tahoe
*Walk to EVERYTHING! Lake Beach/Ski Resort/Casinos
Nov. 30 – Dec. 7
$1,193 CAD per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 104 reviews
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Home in West Point
Mountain Retreat with Solar, fast EV charge outlet
Sep. 14 – 21
$245 CAD per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Home in Vista
Bamboo Lake House-Tropical paradise & LOTS OF FUN
Sep. 9 – 16
$830 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 229 reviews
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Home in Groveland
Lakefront house near Yosemite
Sep. 3 – 10
$402 CAD per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 209 reviews
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Home in Julian
A Living Canvas with Lake and ocean views
May 17 – 24
$559 CAD per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 247 reviews

Pet-friendly lake house rentals

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Home in Oregon House
Charming Sierra Foothills cottage
Nov. 23 – 30
$156 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 534 reviews
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Home in Fawnskin
Big Bear-near lake✤Cozy, Secluded Hilltop Hideaway
Sep. 24 – Oct. 1
$445 CAD per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 112 reviews
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Home in Tahoe City
Super Tahoe Views in charming Dollar Point Cabin
May 26 – 31
$802 CAD per night
4.79 out of 5 average rating, 168 reviews
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Home in Groveland
Breckenridge Chalet near Yosemite. Dog friendly!
Dec. 10 – 17
$344 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 275 reviews
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Home in Kelseyville
Cozy Lake House - Kelseyville
Oct. 27 – Nov. 3
$252 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 108 reviews
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Home in Clearlake
:|: Samadhi’s Birdhouse
Apr. 21 – 28
$290 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 142 reviews
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Home in Big Bear
Bel Air of Big Bear | Fun+Tech+Massive Cabin ! ! !
May 5 – 12
$1,240 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Home in Groveland
Spacious Home with Three Decks Near Yosemite
Mar. 11 – 18
$472 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 137 reviews
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Home in Lone Pine
Reo’s Ranch Alabama Hills Lone Pine Mt. Whitney
Dec. 19 – 26
$461 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 213 reviews
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Home in Folsom
Remodeled 1919 Craftsman House
Jan. 29 – Feb. 5
$513 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 204 reviews
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Home in Nevada City
Beautiful house close to town and in the trees
Apr. 24 – May 1
$192 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 475 reviews
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Home in Clearlake Oaks
Blue Herons Nest
Mar. 5 – 12
$285 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 179 reviews

Private lake house rentals

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Home in Niland
THE NEST: One Egg is Un'Oeuf
Jul. 27 – Aug. 3
$137 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 98 reviews
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Home in Tahoe Vista
Tahoe Vista Lady of the Lake Tahoe Guesthouse
May 8 – 15
$399 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 283 reviews
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Home in Arnold
Spacious cabin w hot tub|AC|private lake|movie rm
Apr. 7 – 14
$393 CAD per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 128 reviews
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Home in Carnelian Bay
Incredible views! Walk to the Lake! 3br, 2.5ba
May 30 – Jun. 6
$482 CAD per night
4.81 out of 5 average rating, 128 reviews
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Home in Indio
Desert Oasis
Aug. 7 – 14
$656 CAD per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 149 reviews
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Home in Lake Arrowhead
Peaceful Modern A-Frame Cabin with a view
Jul. 26 – Aug. 2
$516 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 59 reviews
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Home in Groveland
The Pine Mountain Lakehouse near Yosemite
Apr. 3 – 10
$724 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 61 reviews
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Home in Indio
Most INSTA Lakefront Villa/Entertainment/Pool/Fire
Aug. 9 – 16
$742 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews
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Home in Discovery Bay
Waterfront home w/ private dock, pool & jacuzzi
Dec. 30 – Jan. 6
$992 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 69 reviews
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Home in Groveland
Architecturally Designed A-Frame Near Yosemite NP
Sep. 22 – 29
$777 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 16 reviews
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Home in Bass Lake
Luxury Bass Lake Cabin| Outdoor Kitchen| 10% Off!
Aug. 19 – 26
$1,403 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 26 reviews
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Home in Descanso
Stylish Lakefront home near Julian
Dec. 25 – Jan. 1
$1,099 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 63 reviews

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