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Home spotlights in California

The Rock House

The Rock House

  • 2 guests

  • 1 bedrooms

Araby Cove, Palm Springs

In the dramatic desert landscape of Araby Cove, this little rustic gem could almost be mistaken for part of the rocky hillside. But is that a chimney we spy?

The Yucca Oasis

The Yucca Oasis

  • 2 guests

  • 1 bedrooms

Wonder Valley, Twentynine Palms

This earthy pad connects nature with home comforts, bringing the famous Californian desert landscape right to your doorstep. The eco-friendly property boasts natural decor and vegan touches, from the sustainably-sourced decor to the cruelty-free soaps, while retaining a contemporary and inviting feel throughout.

Palm Springs & Palm Trees

Palm Springs & Palm Trees

  • 8 guests

  • 3 bedrooms

Palm Springs, Riverside County

Revel in the mountain views from this stylish single-story home, complete with a private pool, spa, a fire pit, and space for alfresco dining. The home has three bedrooms and three full bathrooms with a sofa bed, making it perfect for couples with kids or a group of friends.

Turquoise at Heart

Turquoise at Heart

  • 10 guests

  • 4 bedrooms

Indio, Riverside County

This comfortable villa is perfect for extended families and large groups of friends looking for a fun-filled escape in the Californian sunshine. You’ll certainly want for nothing here – while away the hours topping up your tan in the private back garden before plunging into the pristine pool to cool off, or relax your muscles with a dip in the hot tub.


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Most popular homes in California

Southwest Señorita

Southwest Señorita

  • 2 guests

  • 1 bedrooms

Orange County, California

Swing On a Star

Swing On a Star

  • 6 guests

  • 3 bedrooms

Rancho Mirage, Riverside County

The Ocotillo Oasis

The Ocotillo Oasis

  • 3 guests

  • 1 bedrooms

Wonder Valley, Twentynine Palms

The Yellow Brick Archway

The Yellow Brick Archway

  • 8 guests

  • 3 bedrooms

Palm Desert, Riverside County

Soaring Skies

Soaring Skies

  • 8 guests

  • 3 bedrooms

El Dorado County, California

Day Dream

Day Dream

  • 4 guests

  • 2 bedrooms

Rancho Mirage, Riverside County

The Sundial

The Sundial

  • 4 guests

  • 2 bedrooms

San Bernardino County, California

Cactus Rose

Cactus Rose

  • 6 guests

  • 2 bedrooms

La Quinta, Riverside County

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Airbnb is a shot in the dark. We meticulously vet all our homes in California to ensure you won’t waste your precious holiday. Every home you'll find on Plum Guide comes fully furnished with the best-equipped kitchens, essential bathroom toiletries and all linen included. Before being accepted into our collection, each home much pass a meticulous vetting process, culminating in a personal home visit from an independent Home Critic. Rent one of Plum Guide's luxury California Airbnb Alternatives, and enjoy a long or short stay to remember. Should you need any assistance with your booking, our friendly team of experts will be on hand to guide you through the process.

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