Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Eureka

The area's history and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Eureka. This city's restaurants, shopping and seaside draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Eureka

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Eureka a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Ox Millworks (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Six Rivers National Forest Headquarters (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Sequoia Park Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Finnish Country Sauna & Tubs (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Baywood Golf And Country Club (7 mi / 11.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Eureka

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Eureka

Eureka is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Eureka. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sequoia Park Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Samoa Dunes Recreation Area (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Arcata Community Forest (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Humboldt Botanical Garden (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Mad River Beach County Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Clam Beach County Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Eureka

The nearest airport is in Eureka, CA (ACV-Arcata - Eureka), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Eureka?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 141 holiday lettings around Eureka. From 79 houses to 21 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eureka? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eureka. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Six Rivers National Forest Headquarters: 193 holiday lettings
  • Humboldt Botanical Garden: 142 holiday lettings
  • Fort Humboldt State Historic Park: 167 holiday lettings
  • Sequoia Park Zoo: 171 holiday lettings
  • Sequoia Park Garden: 173 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eureka listed on 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 Eureka?

Yes, of course. offers 79 Houses in Eureka. Our other popular types of Eureka holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 21 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Eureka?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 130 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Eureka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.