Where to stay around Saint Helena?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 519 holiday lettings near Saint Helena. From 316 houses to 53 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saint Helena is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint Helena?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint Helena:

  • The Grove: 69 holiday homes
  • Silverado Resort: 81 holiday homes
  • Browns Valley: 32 holiday homes
  • Montgomery Village: 18 holiday homes
  • Coombsville: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Saint Helena?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Saint Helena. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Culinary Institute of America: 958 holiday lettings
  • Sullivan Vineyards: 922 holiday lettings
  • The Christopher Hill Gallery: 966 holiday lettings
  • Whitehall Lane Winery: 932 holiday lettings
  • Beringer Vineyard: 971 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Helena listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Saint Helena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 316 houses in Saint Helena. Our other popular types of Saint Helena holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 14 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint Helena?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 228 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Helena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in St Helena, California your home away from home

    St Helena self-catering vacation rentals are located in a small town in California’s Bay Area. Here you’ll be in the famous Napa Valley, world renowned for its viticulture and home to numerous vineyards and wineries.

    Things to do in St Helena, USA

    St Helena vacation accommodation would be ideal for wine lovers. There are a host of wineries within a short trip, all boasting shops and offering tasting sessions. Particularly close are Schramsberg, Spring Mountain and Beringer. The latter is the oldest vineyard in the entire Napa Valley, and was established as long ago as the 1870s. You’ll be able to take a tour of its famous tunnels and cellars and will be able to taste wine right from the barrel. If you enjoy port, then the Prager Port Works is also found locally and has been in production here for over 30 years. The Napa Valley is also a favoured getaway for spa and wellness holidaymakers; within minutes of self-catering accommodation in St Helena are Meadowood Wellness, Massage Creations and Health Spa Napa Valley, all offering a range of treatments and activities. Keen golfers will also find plenty to enjoy – Oakmont and Bennett Valley are both within 20 minutes in the car and offer 18-holes and full practice facilities.

    Places to visit on holiday in St Helena, USA

    San Francisco is around an hour to the south of St Helena. It’s a beautiful and interesting city, known for having a character and atmosphere that is out of step with many other major cities in the country. Among the many highlights are Chinatown, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Island of Alcatraz, which sits in the bay facing the city. Alternatively, the immediate area is a bucolic landscape of vineyards and picturesque small towns. A great idea for a day out would be to board the Wine Train, which makes the 36-mile round trip to the town of Napa. This destination is also a great starting point for a pre-organised guided wine tour by road.

    Weather in St Helena, USA

    On holiday in St Helena you’ll encounter Mediterranean conditions. This makes for warm weather for as many as five months of the year, with daily highs hitting the upper 20s or more in July and August. Winters tend to be mild on the whole, with more rainfall and daily temperatures that hover around the low-teens.

    Cheap flights to St Helena, USA

    You’ll be able to get to St Helena from the British Isles with British Airways, Virgin or United Airlines, flying from London Heathrow (LHR) to San Francisco (SFO). From there’s it’s just over an hour north to the Napa Valley.

    Activities and attractions in St. Helena

    Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes St. Helena a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • V. Sattui (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Robert Mondavi Winery (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Sterling Vineyards (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
    • Artesa Winery (17.4 mi / 28 km)
    • Merryvale Vineyards (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in St. Helena

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, St. Helena is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Quarryhill Botanical Garden (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Old Faithful Geyser of California (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Petrified Forest (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Jack London State Historic Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
    • Sonoma Plaza (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
    • Bothe-Napa State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)