California Thanksgiving Getaway

California

There's Something for Everyone on a California Thanksgiving Getaway

California offers solo travelers, couples, and families a relaxing place to get away for a long Thanksgiving weekend. This fascinating Pacific coast state has an ideal climate and a variety of destinations to meet your expectations for a memorable weekend, whether you're an avid skier, a beach lover, or prefer the sights and sounds of cities to keep you occupied. Plan a West Coast long weekend today for Thanksgiving memories to last a lifetime.

The Best California Beach Towns for Thanksgiving

Come to California on Thanksgiving and you'll find plenty to be thankful for. Unforgettable sunsets, surfing, and seafood await.

Best Places to Stay for Thanksgiving in California

Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Palm Desert, Riverside County, California
from $83
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4.3
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Deepwell Estates, Palm Springs, California
from $54
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4.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Palm Desert, Riverside County, California
from $190
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California's Best Thanksgiving Getaways for Families

California's glorious landscapes promise families endless adventure. Look forward to skiing on the slopes at Lake Tahoe, wandering among towering redwoods, and learning about the area's fascinating history.

Recommended Accommodations for Thanksgiving in California

Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California
from $71
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5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
La Quinta, Riverside County, California
from $55
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4.8
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Racquet Club West, Palm Springs, California
from $54
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4.0
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California's Best Big City Thanksgiving Destinations

California's cityscapes are as distinct as its natural landscapes. San Franciso, a global favorite, reveals intriguing history at Alcatraz and plenty of shopping, while San Diego boasts one of the world's most famous zoos. See the cities yourself to discover what the buzz is about.

Top Offers for Thanksgiving in California

Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California
from $54
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4.8
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
La Quinta, Riverside County, California
from $55
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4.3
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Joshua Tree, San Bernardino County, California
from $76
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4.8
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Average Nightly Rental Prices in California

Vacation Rental Availability in California

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