California offers a variety of landscapes, boasting majestic mountain scenery and palm-fringed beaches that couples seeking a romantic getaway would love. Big Sur, along Highway One, features cliff drops with thrilling views of the Pacific Ocean, while Carmel-by-the Sea, a seaside resort, has an enchanting ambiance with cultural events and fine restaurants. Santa Barbara offers couples sandy beaches, plenty of sunshine, and glorious sunsets. In Sonoma County, you can enjoy hot-air balloon rides or indulge in biking and hiking on rolling, hilly vineyards. Adventurous couples can engage in water sports at Santa Catalina Island. There are amazing locations for a destination wedding in California as well. To help you with accommodation, we have carefully selected the most romantic Airbnb vacation rentals in California, USA.
The property offers spectacular views of the surrounding area, allowing guests to experience nature at its finest. Guests may spend a relaxing evening on the rental’s patio, which has ample seating and a fire pit. Guests can unwind and soak up the rays comfortably on the lay-flat loungers. An outdoor barbecue grill is available for those who love to cook.
Relax and rejuvenate in the outdoor hot tub while savoring the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. It has a high-definition TV equipped with Roku and fast Wi-Fi for your viewing pleasure. This is a pet-friendly abode so you can bring your furry friend too.
Top guest reviewsamazing views and cozy little spotbeautiful views kitchen has everything you’ll needi especially appreciated the coffee and well-equipped kitchenexcellent place to stay pristine space pools were fantasticthe bed was very comfortable and the views are spectacular and visible from every windowthe space was very clean- the unit is clean well-provisioned and moderncommunication was seamless from the get go and the place was super cleantowels were new (or close to new) bed was comfortable super clean throughout and nicely decoratedthe house was beautiful clean modern absolutely perfect
Host:thank you so much to our hoststhe management company was also very responsivehosts were incredibly responsivethe hosts were more than accommodating and very easy to reachhost was very responsive and helpful but not intrusiveRead more reviewsthis place is cute and nicely locatedlocation is great for social distancinginsanely beautiful house in a stunning locationexcellent stay in a great location near the national parksuper close to joshua tree national park and about 40 minutes to palm springs
Indulge in a romantic escape at this stunning property, where luxury and relaxation await you. Start your day by taking a refreshing dip in the clear waters of the private outdoor pool, or relax on the sun loungers and soak up the sun. As the sun sets, step into the private hot tub and let the warm bubbles ease your worries and rejuvenate your senses.
Unwind on the plush outdoor lounge next to the cozy fireplace, and enjoy each other’s company in the serene surroundings. Fire up the barbecue grill for dinner and enjoy a romantic meal under the stars. End the night snuggled up on the comfortable sofa, watching your favorite movies or TV shows on the 50-inch high-definition TV, complete with Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, and HBO Max.
Top guest reviewsbeautiful setting around the pooleverything you would need to stay and be perfectly comfortableit was clean and it contained everything you might need during your staythe accommodation was very clean and perfectly equippedthe guest house is very clean and modernwe loved patti’s place so beautiful and very cleanit is extremely clean and well designed with bright natural light and beautiful touches
Host:patti is a wonderful hostpatti and josh were a great hostpatti and her husband are wonderful hostspatti and josh are the perfect hostspatti is a great host who is very accomodating and gave us a lot of privacyRead more reviewsa quiet backyard to feel comfortable and relaxed in
This Airstream comes with one bedroom and is perfect for couples. It has a kitchen with a gas stovetop, microwave, and oven for meal preparation, food warming, and baking. You also have cutlery at your disposal. When the sun goes down, you can gather around the fire pit to roast s'mores or use the grill to make barbecue dinner.
There’s also a shaded wooden deck, where you can enjoy sundowners with your partner and take in the desert mountain views. This Airbnb vacation rental in California also has a hot tub, which is the perfect place for relaxing and stargazing with your significant other.
Top guest reviewsthe amenities make the stay cozy and comfortablethe outdoor shower was also one of our favorite amenitieswe didn't want to leave super clean and had a well stocked kitchen with a nespresso machine
Host:thank you daniel & martin for being a great hosthost was super accommodating and very quick to respondalso the hosts were extremely responsive the few times we had quick questionsamazing host and venue very unique and unforgettable experiencecommunication with the host was excellent he was so pleasant and helpfulRead more reviewslocation is very quiet and peacefulit’s super close to the west entrance of the park so going back and forth was a breezeit truly was the highlight of the trip to joshua tree np and the location was superbsuch a nifty place to stay thank you for the cool experience
Share unforgettable moments with your partner at this immaculate cabin rental in California. Perched on a hilltop, it features a wooden staircase that takes you to the most beautiful living-cum-bedroom with exposed ceiling beams and an airy interior. Sliding French doors lead you to a covered deck from where the sea comes into view.
Everything is neat, including the kitchen with a dining table for two next to it. Enjoy your meals on wooden deck chairs. The outdoor bathroom looks incredible with a wooden finish and has a shower with a hot tub, ideal for a relaxing soak.
Top guest reviewsthe deck outdoor shower and tub are all excellentthe room was very clean as welleverything is clean and all the necessities are provided fordespite being outside the outdoor bath and shower was quite cleanthe space was very clean and had everything we needed to enjoy it
Host:she was helpful with any questions we hadbeautiful place to stay & margaux was a fantastic hostRead more reviewsmargaux's bird's nest is the perfect location to escape from the hustle and bustle of city lifethere is something pretty magical about waking up at this location in the morningit's a short walk away from the beach restaurants and trails and margaux was easy to reachsuch a fantastic space beautiful private close to the water and countless hikesa really short walk to the beach as well loved the thoughtful details everywhere
Enjoy a romantic getaway in California at this Airbnb standalone studio with a soak-in hot tub for relaxation. It boasts stunning views, thanks to the French windows and doors. There is fast Wi-Fi for streaming on your devices.
A fully stocked refrigerator with juices, soft drinks, milk, and bottled water is another thoughtful addition inside the studio. Whatever beverage you crave, you will find it cold and fresh. A barbecue grill and utensils are available upon request. For breakfast, you have a choice of coffee, tea, fruit, and cereals.
Woodside, California, United States
508.93 km (316.3 mi) from The GettySuperhost
Top guest reviewswe loved the hot tub and having a separate space to chill and watch tva tv tray or two would be super helpful for both prep and eatingif you like being surrounded by nature and feeling cozythis space is beautifully designed with art interesting books a comfortable bed and a stunning settingultra comfortable bed softest sheets every little touch so carefully thought ofit’s clean and the atmosphere is amazingthe place was very clean and gorgeousbeautiful tranquil quiet clean and overall fantastictom's place is a beautiful serene sparkling clean oasis
Host:the host is outstandingtom is an amazing host tootom is a very considerate and kind hosttom was a wonderful host highly recommendtom was a terrific hostRead more reviewsthe location is greatlocation is superb: serene and gorgeousand the area for the bnb location is beautifulthere are no words to get close to describe how gorgeous it wasthe best part about this place is the location
Spend your vacation at this Airbnb cabin in California located near biking and walking trails. After a day exploring the great outdoors, relax your tired muscles in the hot tub or curl up by the wood-burning fireplace. with your loved one.
In the living room, there’s a TV with Netflix, Hulu Plus and Amazon access for your entertainment, and a comfy leather sofa that you can also convert to an extra bed. The cabin has a wireless internet connection and is in a quiet neighborhood.
Top guest reviewswe had such a wonderful time at this cabin hot tub fireplace patio washer/drier and kitchenthis place was so cozy and relaxing we would definitely want to visit againit was really clean and comfortablevery clean and the bed was extremely comfortablethe place was very clean and organizedeverything was well maintained and very cleanarea was so nice house was clean and safe everything was perfect
Host:great home and environment gracious and considerate hoststhe host definitely wants you to have a great timegreat cabin and amazing hostshighly recommend this location again in the futurr again hosts were amazingRead more reviewsgreat central location close to everything and beautiful placegreat cabin in a great locationloved this stay the location is just amazing such an easy close walk to downtownamazing such a wonderful cute home close to everythingvery quiet and safe neighborhood not far from the village
For a memorable vacation, book this beachfront rental in California for two. It boasts large windows that let in natural light while also maximizing your views. The lounge area features comfortable couches draped in white and overlooking the sea. The walls and ceiling are also in white, giving the room a brighter appeal.
The kitchen comes with a cooker, oven, microwave, and other modern appliances, ideal for home cooking. There is a large fridge with a freezer compartment to keep your drinks cold and groceries fresh. Couples can enjoy stunning sea views magnificent sunset from the deck.
Top guest reviewsoutstanding apt with an amazing viewthis apartment is absolutely amazing from the inside decor to the large deck the views can't be beatthe apartment and the view just super cozy and really cleanit is such beautiful beach front apt with charming***connie was so friendly & responded promptly direct beach access parking on premises cable & wifithis place was absolutely perfect so clean and beautifulthe views of the ocean were gorgeous the place itself was clean and decorated beautifullyit’s bright clean fresh while being warm and invitingher place is stylish clean light and airy high-end and quietthe place is impeccably clean well decorated and she is very responsive to any request
Host:the owners showed excellent hospitalityconnie was a wonderful hostthe hosts were kind and friendlyconnie was an amazing hosta brilliant host: quick responses and always available to helpRead more reviewsthe location is idealincredibly close amazing restaurantsamazing location so close to all the good stuff in malibubeautiful apartment and great locationclose to great restaurants and the beach
Enjoy tranquil settings most ideal for a romantic date at this wooden cabin nestled among towering Californian redwood forests. In the living room is a loveseat, which will quickly become your favorite spot. An 11-step ladder leads to the attic bedroom that also offers forest views.
A two-burner stove is available, but you must come with cooking supplies, and there is a mini-fridge for your drinks. There is no TV, which is a good thing so that you can get cozy with your partner. On cold days, a wood-burning stove warms the place.
Top guest reviewssuper comfortable mattress pillowsthe cabin is well designed for comfortable living and easy to accessthe cabin itself is very tidy clean and cozyeverything was so clean comfortable and really felt like we were in a treehouseit’s plenty spacious easy to cook in (two gas burners) clean great vibesthe cabin was sparkling clean and had so many thoughtful touches--fresh flowers soft linens a bottle of wine
Host:karen is a wonderful hosthosts were very communicative and provided great local recommendationskaren was a very helpful and professional hostkaren was kind enough to invite me into their orchard to pick apples and pearshosts made the stay very cozy and comfortableRead more reviewsideal for a quiet getaway togethera perfect place to getaway and decompresswe were right in the middle of the forest which felt so quiet and peacefulit’s so peaceful and yet so close to town if you want to grab a bite or explorekaren and will’s cabin was the perfect place to relax and unwind
For your next couples’ getaway, this Airbnb in California is within walking distance of the beach. The cabana features a private deck where you can spend days soaking in the views with crashing waves in the background. Head indoors at night and cozy up next to the stone fireplace.
While there is no kitchen here, mini-markets, restaurants, and bars are just a two-minute walk away. Nonetheless, this cabin has a coffee maker to help you get your caffeine fix, plus a mini-refrigerator to keep your drinks cold.
Top guest reviewslovely room with a view of the oceanthis place was amazing spacious room with gorgeous viewthe fridge coffee maker and other small details made us feel comfortable and at homethis is a beautiful tasteful and comfortable space for 2 with a lovely porch with a small ocean viewthe cabin looking interior was so cozy and cutejynel’s place was very clean and cozythe room and the bathroom were sparkling clean with plenty of pillows and towelsthe space was lovely and cleanroom is very stylish and cleanthe bungalow is extremely clean and comfortable it was a great stay all around
Host:jynel was an amazing hostgracious thoughtful hoststhe hosts were very responsive and helpful throughout our tripjynel was a great host and their space is amazingjynel was very helpful and quick to respondRead more reviewssuper close beach accessgreat place close to beachesgreat location walking distance from the beachgreat location and a beautiful placegreat location and very quiet
One of the best Airbnbs in California for couples is this one-bedroom guest house on a tropical-themed property with ponds and waterfalls. A couple seeking a romantic outing will find paradise here. There is a comfortable queen-size bed and a kitchenette for in-house meal preparation.
Outdoors is a teepee for daytime lounging and a front open deck with a swing and daybed. There’s also a hot tub for two with lighting for maximum romance. On the central patio is a fire pit with seats and a table.
Top guest reviewsdarrell’s place is small and cozy and fits exactly 2 people like he mentionsthe bed is absolutely the most comfortable bed i have ever laid ontruly magical the place is clean and has everything you need
Host:darrell himself was friendly and accommodatingdarrell was also a wonderful host and very accommodatingdarrell was very friendly and informativedarrell is a great hostdarrell is a great hostRead more reviewsthe location is great very quietdarrell’s place was a tranquil location for a wonderful romantic getawayamazing place to get away and relaxperfect place for a get away everything about it was justthis place is amazing it’s beautiful and in an amazing location
This rustic cottage features a covered furnished deck surrounded by towering redwoods. You can dine here or pass the time over a glass of wine. The place has a sauna too. You only need to bring essential oil. In the yard is a sunken hot tub, another blissful area where you can spend quality time with your partner.
Another section of the deck has a fireplace with rocking chairs, perfect for post-dinner relaxation. As you retire to bed, you can watch a movie on the flat-screen TV, plus the bedroom has a wood-burning stove to keep both of you warm.
Occidental, California, United States
624.82 km (388.3 mi) from The GettySuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is cozy and sweetthere was a heater out side on the patio and so many fun places to explorethe room is cozy with a comfortable bed - and great coffee is providedthere's an electric heater and wood-burning stove in the room so we were nice n toastythe sauna is fantastic and right on the deck to the room you'll be staying init was clean romantic and magicaleverything was super cleanthe sauna was sparkling clean and smelled really goodeverything was very clean for mostly being outside and inside was very homey and warmjo is a wonderful host and keeps the cottage sparkling clean with so many thoughtful touches
Host:josephine is a wonderful hostjosephine was a wonderful host too highly recommendedjosephine is a remarkable hostjosephine was very sweet and helpful throughout our stayjosephine is a wonderful host - both engaging and unobtrusiveRead more reviewslocation is goodgreat location and beautiful backyardthe location radiates positive intentional mindfulnessreally cool location great to get away for a couple days and relax surrounded by redwoodsit isn’t close to as beautiful as it is to the pictures
This vacation house has a furnished deck, a perfect spot for enjoying your morning coffee or evening deck while taking in the natural beauty around. It also has a gas fireplace indoors to keep you warm. Soak in your tired muscles in the hot tub on the patio while reminiscing the day’s events and the night ahead.
Host your partner to a barbecue afternoon or dinner in the outdoor area. Since the place accommodates four guests, you can team up with another couple and enjoy romantic bliss.
557.47 km (346.4 mi) from The Getty
Top guest reviewsthe living room is fine with the fan on highwe loved the cabin feel and thought the furniture was pretty comfortablethere are three beds which is nice but the mattresses weren’t very comfortablelake tahoe and comfortable for up to 6 people with the extra bedenough warm water in the shower for all super enjoyed our stayloved it a little dusty here and there but overall very cleancould have dusted better and cleaned the hot tub betterit was clean and everything worked as expectedalso the sheets on one of beds weren’t cleanhouse is nice and clean and location is very convenient
Host:my experience with the turnkey staff was okRead more reviewsthe location was really goodgreat location but needs an updategreat location walking distance to the shops and restaurants at heavenlygreat location if you want a short drive to get to heavenly ski resortexcellent location heavenly a mile away but felt even closer :) the space was perfect for our family
Enjoy a romantic vacation in the Golden State
Whatever plans you have for your significant other, California is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. From gorgeous lakes to alpine scenery, California has something for everyone to enjoy. What are you waiting for? Book one of the above listed Airbnbs and have a memorable time in the Golden State.
Frequently asked questions about the most romantic Airbnb vacation rentals in California, USA
1. Which romantic Airbnb vacation rentals in California have a hot tub?
Suppose you want to relax and spend romantic time with your partner. In that case, you can stay at this immaculate hilltop cabin with an outdoor shower in Stinson Beach, this renovated cabin with a romantic fireplace in Big Bear Lake, and this tropical-themed guest house with a teepee in Topanga Canyon, as all of these rentals have hot tubs.
2. Which romantic Airbnb vacation rentals in California have parking?
This immaculate hilltop cabin with an outdoor shower in Stinson Beach, this cozy standalone studio with a hot tub in Woodside, this renovated cabin with a romantic fireplace in Big Bear Lake, and this beachfront apartment with a deck in Malibu offer parking spaces to their guests.
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