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Yes, California has a long and amazing coastline with ocean views and easy access to the sandy beaches. But there’s also something special about having your very own pool to soak up the California sunshine in privacy whenever you feel like taking a dip. If you’ve been dreaming of a true California vacation, consider booking one of these great Airbnbs with pools.
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This is a very highly rated Airbnb property in Palm Springs that’s an entire house for two people. This magical destination has yellow terrace doors, a chill breakfast, and lots of plants. You can borrow bikes to check out the neighborhood and relax at the pool with homemade cocktails. It’s an absolutely stunning space with one bedroom and one bathroom. The list of amenities here includes a private hot tub, Wi-Fi, free parking on premises, a full kitchen, and a washer and dryer. The home is located in the central Palm Springs neighborhood of Sunmor Estates and is just two minutes from the airport by car with no traffic.
This Fresno home can accommodate up to 12 guests and has four bedrooms and two baths. This Airbnb property features a large pool, yard space, multiple lounge areas, a washer-dryer, and a furnished gazebo. It feels like a private resort in the backyard because of all the space you’ll have to yourselves here. There are also two living rooms areas for lounging, a kitchen, free parking, two televisions, and a music system.
Sunny San Diego is a perfect place to book a vacation with easy pool access. This is a guesthouse for two people that’s a poolside studio on top of Mount Soledad. You’ll get views of the California coastline when you stay in the charming bedroom here that also has a bathroom, small kitchenette, large windows, and high-speed internet. When you stay here, you’ll be minutes from La Jolla Village in a secluded and beautiful residential neighborhood. The property owners live in the main house on the upper deck, but this pool studio is just for guests. Guests can also use the two decks, front garden, Jacuzzi, and outdoor spaces. The pool here is open from 9am to 10pm and shared with the owners and other Airbnb guests. Sleeping accommodations are one queen-size bed, so it’s perfect for a couple’s getaway.
You can also stay in this villa with up to four guests and enjoy your own private desert paradise. This Airbnb has a private pool, spa, BBQ, fire pit, waterfall, and lovely views. It’s on a hilltop on five acres of property and a great getaway for anyone who enjoys natural beauty. Stay here to be between Palm Springs and Joshua Tree. The villa has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large living room, and a kitchen with all the equipment you need for cooking. There are no neighbors or distractions here for ultimate privacy. The home also has central air conditioning and heating to keep you comfortable. Just keep the neighborhood peaceful by keeping voices and music low after 9pm.
Accommodating up to three guests, this guest suite offers great pool access. This is an extended stay Airbnb that’s ideal for 30 days or more for a short-term job or long vacation. It has a large pool with loungers and a poolside bar. You’ll also get views of the mountains, a queen-size bed, private access, Wi-Fi, and cable TV. Guest access is by keypad check-in and check-out. Off-street parking is available, as well as a refrigerator, microwave, and Keurig coffeemaker. You can also sit outside on the terrace here to enjoy the views from the chairs and tables.
Here’s another popular Airbnb property that is a great choice for up to three guests in California. This 850-square-foot private guest house is in rural Sanger and has a kitchen, living room, queen-sized bed, and a full bathroom. Guests can use the pool, deck/patio, and barbecue here at the guest house but not access the rest of the ranch. Eden is an active horse ranch and you can schedule a tour here. The pool has open access about five feet from the guest house door and is large and deep. Therefore, it’s not recommended for young children who can’t swim.
Another really unique place to stay with a pool in California is this yurt for two guests. Come here to be in the forests of the Sierra Nevada foothills in Northern California. It has a private outdoor soaking tub and a shared saltwater infinity pool for your next glamping adventure. The yurt is 150 square feet and has a queen-size bed, table and chairs, and an attached outhouse with running water and a compost toilet. Semi-outdoor showers are shared and nearby. The saltwater pool is not heated but it offers amazing sunset views and is available from 8am to dusk below the main house. The hosts have a 32-acre property here that is next to open space with trails and ponds for fishing.
You can have this entire apartment to yourself for up to four guests in Burbank and enjoy great pool access. It is a 500-square-feet detached guest house with views behind an Italian villa. It’s a cozy and clean place with a Mediterranean vibe and elegant backyard. You’ll be just a 10-minute walk from Downtown Burbank and have a separate second-story private entrance here. It’s a quiet place in a suburban neighborhood that is hosted by a retired chef who will even make you authentic wood fire oven pizza for an extra charge! In addition to the pool, you’ll have access to the whole backyard area and BBQ grill.
A truly unique California Airbnb with a pool is this treehouse mountain retreat that’s a tiny house for two people. It’s on a peaceful mountain-top property and partially off-the-grid, which means limited cell service but great Wi-Fi. Here you’ll be beneath the redwoods and have a king-sized bed, bathroom, living area with a love set, and kitchenette with a two-burner stove and mini-fridge. Solo adventurers and couples looking for romantic getaways love this place. Guests have 24-hour access to the pool and hot tub, and there’s also a private spa and infrared sauna available for an extra cost.
Solo travelers enjoy this private room in a condo with a resort-style pool. It’s an Airbnb property in Los Angeles that’s in a gated, full-service complex. Guests have full access to the living room, kitchen, washer and dryer, pool, Jacuzzi, tennis courts, gym, basketball, and racquetball. It’s in the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles and near restaurants and shopping. This is a newly remodeled space with a queen-size bed and that’s right off the 101.
You can also stay at this guesthouse for two people for pool access and a space all to yourselves. This rustic cabin overlooks Lake Hodges and has a queen-size bed and small sleeping loft. The home is surrounded by open canyons and near the lake for boating, fishing, mountain biking, and hiking. However, city amenities are just a few miles away, and you can visit the SD Zoo Safari Park, ocean beaches, and Stone Brewing from here. Guests enjoy staying here because of the pool, lake views, and yoga and massage opportunities. On the patio by the pool are a mini-fridge, sink, grill, and coffeemaker for guests to use.
You’ll love this Airbnb cottage with a pool that’s great for two guests in La Quinta. Your stay here includes access to the saltwater pool that’s unheated. Other perks are a washer and dryer, private garage, full kitchen, Wi-Fi access, and gated lot. Guests who stay here will be within walking distance to Old Town La Quinta and the hiking trails.
Accommodating up to six guests, this Airbnb house features a pool in Ranchita, California. It’s a ranch-style house with lots of character and that’s nearly off-grid. You’ll enjoy the unheated pool to cool off in the summer and the wood fireplace in the winter. There are lovely views from each room, unique touches, and being away from the daily hustle and bustle. The best time to stay here if you want to swim is from June to mid-October.
Airbnb guests also love this house for two in Laguna Beach. Guests have access to two bedrooms and 2.5 shared baths, as well as the lovely pool and spa surrounded by decks and a BBQ. This is a quiet place to stay away from street noise and that offers 180-degree views of Catalina Island.