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Wine lovers will have their own little paradise when they visit the Southern California destination of Temecula. This city is just 20 miles from the Pacific Ocean and also a great place to go for a hot air balloon ride and enjoy a serene vacation in the countryside. One of the best ways to experience the region is to stay at a local vacation rental property to truly relax and unwind.
Here are the best Airbnbs in Temecula to inspire you.
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This Temecula cottage is one of six cottages on the property and a studio space for up to four guests. Small dogs are allowed here for a $50 fee, but cats are not allowed due to allergies. The cottage is a 10-minute drive from wine country to give you a secluded vibe with a convenient location at the same time. It has a queen-size bed and pull-out sofa for sleeping. Other features are a kitchen, TV, air conditioning, and backyard. Internet is spotty, but cell phone reception is good on the property.
Two people can stay at this Temecula Airbnb that’s a unique studio retreat in a renovated barn/winery that used to be an art studio. The rental comes with a retro fridge, kitchenette with coffee and tea, air conditioning, and heat. There are great wineries within a mile from here, and you also have the opportunity to tour the host’s home vineyard and wine-making facility here. Guests can use the BBQ, toaster, and crockpot here since there is no oven in the rental studio. Pets are not allowed here.
You’ll be on five acres of land and surrounded by grapevines when you book this Airbnb at Tara Vineyards Estate in the heart of wine country. This rental is the Scarlett O’Hara suite and offers upscale amenities. The rental has a queen-size bed, outdoor entertaining area, and deck with vineyard views. Take a walk through the vineyard property and watch the hot air balloons up above. The hosts have a dog that lives onsite, but guest pets are not allowed. From here, it’s only about three minutes to most wineries and about five minutes to the local grocery stores.
The Jefferson Room is a Temecula guesthouse for two people that is very popular and highly rated on Airbnb. It is a 10-minute drive from Old Town Temecula and a 20-minute drive from Wine Country. The views here are lovely, and the accommodations are very cozy. The guesthouse is separate from the main house and has its own entrance. The fridge is stocked with drinks and light breakfast foods, and there’s a bottle of wine waiting for you here too. Other amenities include free laundry machines in the building, TV, a fireplace, and a backyard. Cell/internet service can be challenging here. Pets are not allowed to join you at this rental property.
For up to four people, there’s the option of renting this casita in the heart of wine country. It’s close to all the wineries and Lake Skinner where the balloon and wine festival is held annually. The casita has its own kitchenette and bathroom, as well as a secluded patio, free Wi-Fi, TV, and continental breakfast provided. The home is on three acres of land with horses and dogs. It has a gated entrance and also oranges, lemons, and grapefruits when in season. Pets are not allowed in this Airbnb.
Stay on a small horse ranch in wine country with this Airbnb that is in walking distance from Leoness Cellars. You’ll have vineyard views from all the windows and also be able to use the backyard pool. Features of the rental include a renovated kitchen/family room, granite countertops, king-size bed with premium linens, and a front porch seating area. This Airbnb rental does not allow any children under 18 years old or any pets. Guests can wander down to the barn to visit the horses and sit in the porch swing.
You’ll have some of the best views in the region when you book this Airbnb for up to eight people. It has four bedrooms and two baths, plus a luxurious pool and ping-pong and foosball tables for a little fun. You’ll have seven acres all to yourselves when you stay in this private farmhouse. It has lots of natural light and allows pets for an additional fee of $150 per pet. Guests enjoy the 360-degree views and being just minutes from Old Town Temecula and the freeways. Housekeeping is available for an extra fee.
The Airstream Ranch is on 2.5 acres overlooking Temecula Valley Wine Country and has incredible views. It does not allow kids or pets, but for adults, it’s a fun place to stay and experience life in a 1973 27-foot Airstream. The camper has new upholstery and fixtures, Wi-Fi, a stocked kitchen with appliances, shower, and private two-person hot tub. There are three Airstreams on the property, which are all within walking distance of seven wineries. Guests enjoy having their own private deck outside the camper and going over to the common area with yard games, a pool, and fire pit. Enjoy the spectacular sunrises and sunsets here!
Here’s a suite for rent that’s on the De Portola Wine Trail and works well for up to four people. It is on a 4.5-acre property in wine country and sits beside the host’s main house. There is no shared access between the two homes, but you will occasionally encounter the family living onsite. Conveniences provided include a fridge, coffeemaker, microwave, Wi-Fi, and continental breakfast on weekend mornings. Guests can enjoy the private tennis court on weekends, pool table, and large-screen TV in the space. Meanwhile, many of the local wineries have live music on the weekends.
Soak up the scenery of Temecula’s wine region with a stay in this Airbnb for two people. It has a hot tub that overlooks a private vineyard, as well as a full kitchen, BBQ grill, tall ceilings, and open floor plan. It’s a private, 750-square-foot cottage that has everything you need to be comfortable. The bedroom has a queen-size bed, while the rental unit also offers a fireplace, TV, bathtub, and air conditioning. Guests can visit with the horses living onsite and sometimes view wildlife in the area too. This Airbnb does not allow children or pets.