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 trip with friends, holiday 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 cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Santa Clarita a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport 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 centre. 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 travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Santa Clarita Station.

Where to stay near Santa Clarita?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,209 holiday rentals near Santa Clarita. From 1,892 Houses to 1,432 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Santa Clarita is on HomeAway.

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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Santa Clarita:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,742 holiday homes
  • Studio City: 2,019 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 1,711 holiday homes
  • Beverly Grove: 858 holiday homes
  • Brentwood: 976 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes 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 homes near great places in Santa Clarita. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Valencia Country Club: 437 holiday rentals
  • Mountasia Family Fun Center: 572 holiday rentals
  • Santa Clarita Station: 567 holiday rentals
  • Santa Clarita Via Princessa Station: 703 holiday rentals
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame: 5,587 holiday rentals

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 1,892 Houses in Santa Clarita. Our other popular types of Santa Clarita holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,432 holiday houses
  • Villas: 175 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 135 holiday houses

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 1,122 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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