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Last updated January 30 2023 at 3:16 PM

166 Short-term Apartments for rent in Petaluma, CA

Finding a short-term apartment in Petaluma takes some leg work to find the right location, price point, and lease terms. You may need to rent a short-term apartment due to a new... Read Guide >
Addison Ranch Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,192
616 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,466
794 sqft
Addison Ranch is situated in the heart of Petaluma. This beautiful community is nestled in a quiet neighborhood near bustling downtown Petaluma, within the prestigious Petaluma School District. Take in some fun at the Washington Square Shopping Center, McDowell Park, and the Lynch Creek Trail.
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Altura Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 41
1 Bedroom
$2,526
762 sqft
Altura is a brand new luxury apartment community with a sparkling heated salt water swimming pool & spa, spectacular fitness center and 4000 square foot community center for our residents. Our spacious one and two bedroom designer apartment homes are equipped with entertainment style kitchens, energy efficient appliances, vinyl plank flooring and high end finishes throughout. We are located just off of Highway 101 with easy access to Marin, San Francisco and Santa Rosa. We are located within a few minutes of world class wineries in Sonoma County so don't wait and make Altura your home today!
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Artisan Photo Gallery 1
1 of 36
1 Bedroom
$2,666
844 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,124
1159 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,809
1350 sqft
Urban community with an open-plan living style in the Downtown area. Craftsman-designed community. Resort-like pool, game room. Spacious apartments featuring luxury flooring, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances.
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Theatre Square Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
$2,555
636 sqft
1 Bedroom
$2,620
658 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,675
1048 sqft
Located in the heart of downtown, near the Petaluma River. Stylish studio and one-bedroom apartments, all with loft-style interiors, granite counters, dishwashers and patios/balconies. Underground garage. Pool, gym and media room. Small pets welcome.
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The Reserve Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,145
1551 sqft
The Reserve is a beautiful townhome community in gorgeous Sonoma County. Located right in Rohnert Park, California, our community offers luxury 1, 2, 3, and 4-bedroom two story town-homes for lease. Each home will feature stainless steel appliances, private patios, attached garages, spacious closets, washer/dryers, and designer interior finishes and fixtures. This location is nestled in the center of wine country right off of Highway 101. Whether you want to take a walk on the beach, spend the day golfing, or explore neighboring San Francisco, you are just a short trip away. Unsurpassed entertainment, retail, and dining are right outside your doorstep. The Reserve is the perfect home for blending urban excitement with country serenity. The Reserve at Rohnert Park with its lavish amenities, friendly community, prime location, a generous on-site staff will make certain your living experience is unforgettable. Give us a call today and schedule a private tour so you can discover your n
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Renaissance Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,375
744 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,540
995 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,110
1156 sqft
Located close to Colgan Creek Park, Target and more popular location destinations. Units offer fireplace, patio or balcony, and recent renovations. Community includes 24-hour maintenance, BBQ grill, sauna, trash valet, and more.
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Harvest Park Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,665
1000 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,795
1315 sqft
Located just minutes from parks, restaurants and nightlife. Units feature laundry, patio or balcony, and granite counters. Community includes pool, parking, hot tub, gym and BBQ grills.
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Americana Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 17
1 Bedroom
$2,050
597 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,399
845 sqft
Situated among the rolling hills and redwoods of beautiful Sonoma County, Americana Apartments in Rohnert Park is the perfect location! While our serene location might indicate otherwise, we are only just minutes away from Highway 101, Sonoma State University, Green Music Hall, Spreckles Performing Arts Center, Taylor Mountain Regional Park, shopping, world-class wineries, breweries, restaurants, and more! Enjoy our beautifully landscaped grounds, 24-hour laundry facility, and fitness center. We offer newly renovated apartment homes that feature luxury vinyl plank floors, stainless steel appliances, and white shaker cabinetry. Rarely found townhome-style floor plans are also available! Discover the Americana lifestyle!
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Fiori Estates Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,272
705 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,033
1076 sqft
Brand new luxury apartments in the heart of Sonoma Wine Country. Enjoy the saltwater pool, bocce courts, and the dog park with views of the rolling hills.
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Bell Rohnert Park Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,483
790 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,688
1136 sqft
Newly revamped, smoke-free apartments close to Highway 101, with central air-conditioning, fireplaces, private patios, and walk-in closets. Community amenities include a 24-hour business center, a dog park, and a clubhouse.
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Millworks Photo Gallery 1
1 of 11
Verified
12 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,845
800 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,480
1368 sqft
Nestled in the rolling hills and conveniently located near Historic Old Town Novato. Walking distance to Whole Foods Market, Grant Avenue, restaurants, and retail. Pet friendly. Stainless steel appliances, in-unit laundry, air conditioning.
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The Alexandar Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,162
624 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,550
780 sqft
Nestled in Sonoma County and spread over 14 beautifully manicured acres, natural beauty awaits you at The Alexandar Apartments in Santa Rosa, CA. Here, residents enjoy remodeled 1- and 2-bedroom homes offering delightful views, along with a pet friendly setting, heated pool and spa, clubhouse and fitness center.The Alexandar is ideally located at the intersection of US 101 and Hwy 12, providing convenient access to anywhere within Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, and virtually the entire northern Bay Area. Just minutes from home, you will find shopping, dining and more at Coddington Mall including Target, Nordstrom Rack and a variety of restaurants. Your inner foodie will love being close to Whole Foods Market and some of the country's most renowned vineyards. Nature is also within easy reach: both Howarth Park and Annadel State Park are nearby as is the stunning Russian River. Whether you like to camp, boat, hike, bike or picnic, you'll have access to it all. Surrounded by everything you lo
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The Boulders at Fountaingrove Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,207
1126 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,665
1421 sqft
Discover sophistication, elegance, and environmentally conscience living in the heart of wine country. At The Boulders, you will enjoy resort-like amenities, nature surroundings, beautifully designed apartments & landscaping, a park setting, with unsurpassed area view in top floor units.
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Shadow Creek Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,083
550 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,889
1100 sqft
Elegance and comfort will surround you at Shadow Creek. We provide a natural creek setting and luxurious recreation amenities to create your ideal home. Enjoy peaceful water fountains, meandering nature trails, award-winning extensively landscaped grounds and a unique setting that is unlike any other place you will see. For your convenience, our caring on-site management professionals are available seven days a week.
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Oak Creek Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,495
821 sqft
Experience the tranquil beauty of Oak Creek Luxury Apartments. Here you’ll find thoughtfully landscaped courtyards, winding paths and a natural creek setting to welcome you home. This is where spacious apartment homes with modern conveniences, desirable resident amenities and natural beauty combine to help simplify your busy life. Live without compromise in the beauty of Sonoma County.
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The Villages Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
10 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,275
692 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,746
921 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,134
1157 sqft
The Villages - an exclusive apartment community designed to complement your individual style of living. Unique architectural details are reflected in the spacious one, two, and three bedroom plans. The Villages - richly appointed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind. The unique village-like areas feature individually landscaped courtyards, and access to a sparkling pool, two spas, a fully equipped fitness center, and a tennis court. The Villages - conveniently located with direct proximity to Santa Rosa's dynamic business centers, Highways 101 and 12, and an abundance of shopping and entertainment. The Villages - a distinctive combinations of comfort and style.
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Creekside Park Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 30
Verified
10 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,006
500 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,605
950 sqft
Along the banks of the Santa Rosa Creek, this beautifully landscaped property offers a quiet haven just minutes from Santa Rosa's charming historic downtown. Spacious one and two-bedroom floor plans open up to private patios. Soak up the sun at the resort-style pool, relax in the spa, work up a sweat in the fitness center, or let loose over a game of ping pong. Enjoy our newly restored 1920s clubhouse with its magnificent fireplace and great room that can be reserved for private events. Shopping, movie theaters, breweries, wineries, restaurants, and cozy cafes are all a short walk away. You can have it all – a wine country location, garden setting, and downtown convenience. It's all here at Creekside Park!
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The Annadel Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
23 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,331
688 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,725
950 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$3,300
1191 sqft
At Annadel, you'll find a community where well-curated one, two, and three-bedroom apartments in Santa Rosa CA, blend with luxe amenities designed to complement your Sonoma County lifestyle. Adjacent to a 2.5-acre park and minutes from the area's most exceptional wine, food, and culture, Annadel’s pet-friendly apartments in Santa Rosa are the best location nearby Rohnert Park, Petaluma, Novato, and more for your lifestyle.
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View at Marin Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 40
Verified
6 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,225
735 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,622
950 sqft
Updated apartments near the 101. Studio, one-, and two-bedroom apartments with walk-in closets and stainless steel appliances. Air conditioning and fireplace. Green community with a pool and bike storage.
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Stony Brook Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,499
655 sqft
Welcome to STONY BROOK APARTMENTS. Located in beautiful Santa Rosa, Stony Brook offers apartment homes in a tranquil community designed with you in mind. From our sparkling swimming pool to the updated laundry center, Stony Brook Apartments has everything you expect, plus the special touches that set us apart from the rest. With easy access to public transit, Highway 12 and Highway 101, Stony Brook Apartments reside in the most convenient of locations. Residents can choose from spacious floor plans with abundant storage space and fully equipped kitchens. We are a pet-friendly community where your furry companions will feel right at home. Welcome Home to Stony Brook Apartments.
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PARK VUE Photo Gallery 1
1 of 15
Verified
2 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,049
652 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,374
896 sqft
Welcome home to Park Vue Apartments. We are located in Santa Rosa, Ca and located near restaurants, entertainment, and shopping. Enjoy our close proximity to The Epicenter, Children’s Museum of Sonoma County, Charles Schulz Museum, and Snoopy’s Home Ice Rink. We are just a short drive to local wineries and beautiful vineyards. Our community offers a tucked-away feel and is boosting with lush scenic landscapes and beautiful Redwood Trees. At Park Vue Apartments we invite you to come write your own definition of comfort living in our premier 1, 2, and 3 bedroom floor plans. We offer style, location, and amenities at Park Vue, and we think you will agree that this is where you want to be. Park Vue offers touches to help you relax and recharge. Your personal time is your most precious resource. Enjoy our refreshing pool and spa while sitting next to our beautiful fire wall. Schedule a tour today and see for yourself what a great home is waiting for you at Park Vue.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent for a short-term apartment in Petaluma?

Rental prices for short-term apartments in Petaluma range from $2,150 to $3,800 per month.

How many short-term apartments are available for rent in Petaluma?

Currently, there are 4 short-term apartments available for rent in Petaluma.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Petaluma?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Petaluma by using the cheap apartments filter.
City Guide for Petaluma, CA

The name Petaluma comes from the Coast Miwok phrase for hill backside, referring to it's close proximity to Sonoma Mountain.

Located about 40 miles north of San Francisco, Petaluma, California is situated in Sonoma County. With a population of only 57,000 residents, it is a perfect location for people looking for an affordable small-town living. Very family friendly, more than 67 percent of the population of Petaluma lives in households with children under the age of 18. The weather is mild, and it is a great place to avoid cold winters. See more

What to keep in mind when looking for short-term apartments in Petaluma, CA

Finding a short-term apartment in Petaluma takes some leg work to find the right location, price point, and lease terms. You may need to rent a short-term apartment due to a new job, a relationship change, or to explore a new city before committing to staying. Whatever the reason, short-term apartments can provide the flexibility that traditional leases don’t.

Before signing a rental agreement or short-term apartment lease, study all of the details thoroughly. Renters usually have more restrictions and rules to follow when renting a short-term apartment. For starters, you usually can’t make modifications like painting or hanging pictures.

Short-term apartments are ideal for flexibility, but also don’t protect the renter long-term. You could face the possibility of rent increases on a monthly basis. The landlord could also decline to renew your lease and leave you looking for another short-term rental.

If your main priority is flexibility, a short-term apartment is an ideal situation. However, ensure that you fully understand the rental agreement terms before signing.