Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Santa Rosa, California

vacation rentals santa rosa

California’s Sonoma County may be famous, but possibly one of its most popular attractions is Santa Rosa. The city is about 90 km (56 mi) north of San Francisco, and boasts a vibe quite like none other. There are lots of eateries, vineyards and wineries in the city that are worth checking out. Plus, you can indulge in outdoor pursuits like hiking, biking, hot-air balloon rides, and more here. In addition, it is surrounded by numerous state parks, which makes it a paradise for nature lovers as well. Safe to say, there’s no dearth of experiences one can have here. Plan a getaway to this amazing city soon. Kick off that planning by booking one of these top vacation rentals in Santa Rosa, California.

1. Beautiful villa with a heated pool (from USD 1400)

Nestled amid swathes of glorious vineyards, this stunning 4-bedroom villa is an ideal accommodation to house up to 12 guests. There’s also a family room with a pool table and table tennis, while the separate study area can double up as a sleeping space. Outside, there is a small courtyard with a fire pit, as well as barbecue facilities.

There’s also a backyard with a heated pool to relax in. Note that additional fee applies for heating the pool between the months of October and April. Location-wise, Bodega Bay and Sonoma are less than 40 minutes’ away, while Sebastopol and Russian River Valley are about 10 minutes away from this property.

Stunning Villa in the Heart of Sonoma County
31 reviews Premier Host
villa 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well appointed great pool beautiful views
owner very helpful and available for any questions
our host randy was great and quickly responsive when we had questions
or just walk the grounds with a glass of wine in hand
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2. WineCamp (from USD 625)

Add a touch of awesomeness to your Californian getaway by checking into this house situated in the midst of a vineyard. The house boasts stunning views and a bucolic setting. It can accommodate up to four guests in its two bedrooms.

It comes with a full kitchen, plus there is a gas grill on the terrace for guests to enjoy cook-outs. Stepping out is also an easy prospect, since several eateries and wineries are a convenient distance away. However, note that this is an adults-only property.

Modernist Compound With Expansive Views Overlooking Bellflower Vineyards
30 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
House 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very comfortable home with all the amenities you could think of
the kitchen has everything and the space is beautiful and the views relaxing
the fans on the other hand were awesome and provided plenty of air flow
it's the perfect set up for two couples with two king beds and private bathrooms
the rooms did not disappoint the kitchen was amazing as well
super location for sonoma wine country
we have family in the area and the location is great
this is a beautiful home in an amazing location
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3. Pet-friendly home near downtown Santa Rosa (from USD 201)

Offering easy access to Santa Rosa’s downtown as well as several vineyards, this eight-person home is a fully furnished unit. There are two bedrooms here, plus the patio and deck are ideal spots to relax and soak up some rays. Additionally, there is a fire pit too.

Some baby-friendly amenities such as pack-n-play, high chair, etc., along with board games and puzzles are available to keep the little ones occupied. Note that this rental needs to be booked for a minimum 30-day stay. Pets are allowed here, but guests are expected to clean up after their pets or there may be a penalty fee.

Peaceful and Private Home in Santa Rosa, Pet Friendly. Experience Sonoma County!
20 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoyed the bonfire area and was really pleased with how well kitchen was stocked with plates/silverware/cups
inside of the house was clean on the surface but could use a good deep cleaning
the house is clean and homey
quiet neighborhood clean and comfy
house was very clean
the house was clean and well cared for
the owners were really easy to work with
the host was very helpful readily available and prompt and friendly in all her communications with us
kristi is an excellent host very easy to communicate with and very reasonable
the neighborhood is friendly quiet and very walkable with numerous greenbelt spaces throughout
wonderful location and neighborhood close to family and food stores
close to main center in santa rosa and close to great wine tasting
this was a great location for wineries/short drive to tube down russian river
located in a nice quiet residential area
location was good for the 4 of us
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4. Hummingbird Garden Retreat (from USD 141)

If you’re a family of four (two adults and two children) or a group of three adults, this bright and airy house is perfect for you. There is a compact kitchenette, so you can cook your own meals. For your relaxation, there’s a shared hot tub and a sauna on site.

The bedroom comes with a cable TV and Netflix, and there are also board games to keep the entire family busy. There are many local attractions at a convenient distance from this property.

In the heart of Sonoma County, near wineries & parks - plus a shared hot tub!
77 reviews
guest house 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed is comfy and there's lots of fluffy blankets in the closet
(the bedroom is large and very comfortable) and can accommodate 3 or 4 people if they don't mind the small couch to sleep on
I'm so curious about all the little things growing in the gardens surrounding the property
I did not read the fine print and didn't realize it did not have a full kitchen
The place is small but has all you could expect: a comfortable bedroom all the necessary kitchen equipment (except for hot plates) and a dedicated parking spot
Everything was clean and well cared for
The rooms were quiet and we have no complaints
The space is clean and charming
The rental was clean and well-appointed
the many choices for TV/movie viewing Definitely would stay there again
so it's not handy for anything other than very minimal food prep
That being said we were able to prepare and enjoy good coffee and a light breakfast every morning which served our needs well as we were mostly out and about
Was given option of early check in which went above and beyond as an unexpected surprise Sauna was a unique bonus in addition to a hot tub and made the experience memorable
and they really were great
The house is located on a very busy road
We were able to get in last minute
Easy way to find Easy to get the key Perfect for a 1 night getaway in Sonoma
Place was quaint and clean A little noisey at night as you are right on the main road but not too bad
The hot water takes FOREVER to come out (at least 5 minutes and that's no exaggeration)
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5. Quaint cottage with a private hot tub (from USD 430)

Spacious enough to house up to 10 guests, this 3-bedroom cottage is a fabulous combination of facilities and ideal location. There is a fire pit, a hot tub, and a barbecue set on site, in addition to standard amenities. A private chef can be made available, too, on prior notice.

Concierge services are offered to guests staying at this rental that can provide help with arranging vehicles for local tours and other assistance. Location-wise, this rental is in central Sonoma Valley Wine Country, so access to local attractions is very convenient.

Wine Country Garden Cottage
11 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
House 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were the most comfortable of any place we have stayed
the house itself is beautiful clean and spacious
everything was very clean location was close to many interesting destinations
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6. Tranquil Acres (from USD 536)

Offering picturesque views and access to several great on-site amenities, this eight-person home is a good option. The place has been recently remodelled, so it features all the latest facilities. There is a hot tub, as well as a game room with foosball table, air hockey table, ping-pong table, and more.

Plus, the deck has been equipped with barbecue facilities for guests to enjoy al fresco meals while taking in the views of the county. There are a several hiking and walking trails nearby for those who prefer to be a bit more active during vacation.

Tranquil Acres, Relaxing Wine Country Retreat
27 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
House 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
house was clean and comfortable for 6 people
it was very clean and well-appointed with everything we needed
clean and comfortable with great tv set up and we’ll stocked kitchen
the house was well appointed with all the essentials and the beds were very comfortable and rooms spacious
a great place to spend some time with the family
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7. Fully equipped ranch-style house for four (from USD 345)

Here’s a renovated 1950s ranch house that is a great spot to house up to 4 guests. Each room features floor-to-ceiling windows that bathe the house in natural sunlight. The living room comes with a TV and board games, and there’s also backyard patio with barbecue facilities to enjoy cook-outs. Central Santa Rosa is less than 3.2 km (2 mi) away from this property.

Updated & Sunny Sonoma 1950s Ranch – Near Santa Rosa & Wineries
51 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The property photos and description were accurate
The home is immaculate with well appointed living kitchen and bathrooms
The home had everything we needed in order to be comfortable
Its kitchen is modern and well-supplied with dishes and utensils
I just felt a little bait and switched when the price doubled after the cleaning and fees were added
The house is sparkling clean and beautifully appointed
The vacation rental was very clean
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
that’s well furnished and equipped
Much nicer than we expected Comfortable family visit to welcome our new grand daughter Best home rental experience we have had
I was very happy with the location
Enjoyed the patio Close to wine country
There is a small shopping area with a neighborhood market coffee shop restaurant and bakery within walking distance Lots to do within an hours drive
It’s location is nestled in between several Santa Rosa neighborhoods
we found it easy to navigate to the wineries in Sonoma and Healdsburg and in between
and this was one of the best we’ve found for location
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8. Comfortable retreat near downtown Santa Rosa (from USD 205)

Offering easy accessibility to downtown Santa Rosa is this three-bedroom home for eight. It has been equipped with all the standard amenities, including a full kitchen, spacious common areas, a private patio seating, and a lawn. Cleaning services can be made available to guests at an additional charge.

COZY Home MIN. TO DOWNTOWN SANTA ROSA in the heart of Sonoma County.
13 reviews  Wifi Available
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best features were the excellent wi-fi and the washer and dryer
very clean and nice property
very clean home and comfy beds
the place was nice and clean
thehosts were very responsive and worked with our schedules
thanks to the owners for making their lovely home available to us
thoughtful responsive and quick to help
it was close to a lot of places and the recommendations by the owners were also great
easy to find house very close to downtown santa rosa
easy to park on side of the house and in walking distance of many places to eat
it was easy to find and close to everything
other than that- great house well stocked and convenient location
as a tradeoff there was a fair amount of street noise but the location felt safe and comfortable
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9. Sunny View Cottage (from USD 200)

Ideal to house up to six people, this fully equipped cottage features a full kitchen and all modern conveniences. Some board games have been made available here for indoor entertainment of guests. There’s also a lawn out front, where you can relax and breathe in the fresh air. There are several wineries at a distance of about 5.5 km (3.5 mi) from this property, so heading out to explore the city is also an easy prospect.

Sunny View Cottage in the Beautiful Wine Country
169 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had comfortable beds closets and drawers in each bedroom large full bathroom with washer and dryer
the cottage was comfortably furnished and the kitchen was beautifully equipped
the full kitchen and sitting areas were very nice even though we never cooked anything
very comfortable and quite enjoyable
bed a re very comfortable
super clean and well appointed
place was nice and quiet very clean
very clean comfortable organized and well cared for
it was also the most immaculately clean property i’ve ever stayed at
the unit is even more beautiful in person super clean and very tastefully decorated
the owners lynn and roger are delightful
the home is very comfortable great location very hospitable hosts
it was a great location outside of town but close to anything you would need
it's on a beautiful property and close to everything
the location was truly quiet peaceful (and sunny) while just a short drive from grocery stores and restaurants
cottage was quiet and restful and a convenient location in santa rosa
this was a wonderful and peaceful place to get a break from the daily grind
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10. Centrally located cottage with a hot tub (from USD 175)

Located between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol, this four-person cottage is a well-appointed space for guests with children or even couples. It is provisioned with all the facilities, and some baby-friendly amenities have also been made available.

The patio towards the rental’s rear side offers a bucolic ambience and even has a barbecue set, a hot tub, and an outdoor seating. There is a lawn area, where you unwind and soak up the sunshine. Note that quiet hours are to be observed by guests from 10pm to 7am.

WiLD Vines Winery and Farm Cottage
80 reviews
cottage 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen was well equipped and fully stocked with the necessities
The cottage has everything you could need
The cottage was fully stocked with all the household items one would need for a vacation stay
The cottage was conveniently located- in the country but
The beautiful vineyard and fruit trees are an added bonus
It was clean and very comfortable
The patio fire pit and hot tub were relaxing and private
The property was very clean and just as expected from the pictures
Pretty much stocked with everything you'd need Clean and well kept Hostess is very pleasant
Lynn and John were amazing hosts
Lynne and John were great hosts to
Lynne and John were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome
We hope to return one day and help with the harvest
We will always be thankful to John and Lynn for their hospitality
The cottage is perfect for a little get away
grill covered patio and interesting gardens
The cottage is in a great location to take day trips to Napa Sonoma Redwoods and the beach
Patio area has a heater and a hot tub with lots of privacy and a big gas bbq
I'm in the wine business had to be in the Sebastopol area for three days and stayed at Wild Vines cottage
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Explore the beautiful city of Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa is an easy one-and-a half hour drive away from San Francisco. The city has a lively vibe, and several tourist landmarks that include wildlife parks, wineries, and lots more. Head out here soon and this Californian gem won’t disappoint at all.

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