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Vacation rentals in Monterey

There are 781 vacation rentals near Monterey for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Monterey vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $67/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Monterey, there are 78 between $498 and $11,948/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 72 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Monterey to fit your California vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Monterey are houses, private rooms and hotels. Monterey has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway, Booking.com, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Monterey vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Monterey

Located on California's central coast, Monterey offers a quintessential seaside getaway for travelers. Mixing old and new, this charming city features converted canning factories, shops, restaurants, and a rugged California coastline. See what the city has to offer by visiting three unique areas.

Quick Guide to Monterey

A trip to Monterey isn't complete without a visit to these hot spots:
  • Cannery Row: Made famous by writer John Steinbeck, Cannery Row in the New Monterey area offers a colorful history as well as waterfront hotels, restaurants, local shops, beach fun, and the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
  • Old Monterey: Home to hundreds of shops and restaurants, Old Monterey is the official downtown district. In addition to a variety of historical landmarks, this area plays home to the Old Monterey Marketplace; an outdoor bazaar held every Tuesday on Alvarado Street, which is downtown's main street.
  • El Estero Park: Located by a pristine lake, this pretty park offers fishing, bird watching, an exercise course, the Dennis the Menace Playground, skate park and paddleboat rentals.

Home-types in Monterey

Monterey has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Monterey:
- House396 vacation rentals
- Private Room137 vacation rentals
- Hotel103 vacation rentals
- Condo72 vacation rentals
- Apartment72 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Monterey

Monterey has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Monterey:
- Lovers Point Park: 175,308 vacation rentals
- Steinbeck Wax Museum: 832 vacation rentals
- Old Whaling Station Adobe: 832 vacation rentals
- Cannery Row: 812 vacation rentals
- San Carlos Cathedral: 781 vacation rentals
- Presidio of Monterey Museum: 781 vacation rentals
- Dennis The Menace Playground: 781 vacation rentals
- El Estero Park: 781 vacation rentals
- Colton Hall Museum: 781 vacation rentals